Eric Schickler, University of California Berkeley (Part 1)

June 29, 2021   Matthew Chervenak

  • Congressional Reform
  • Video
  • 0:11– Introduction
  • 3:37 – About his book “Disjointed Pluralism”
  • 6:45 – Structure of Congress
  • 10:42 – Is a centralized of decentralized structure better in congress?
  • 12:07– What kind of rules or procedures would allow congress to have a decentralized structure?
  • 16:55 – Periods of congressional reform throughout history
  • 18:40 – What reforms do you think were best for the institution? Worst?
  • 22:50 – Discussing the Filibuster
    [End of Part 1]