ON THE TEEVEE…. Over the weekend, we talked about Sen. Tom Harkin’s (D-Iowa) renewed interest in legislation banning the filibuster. In light of recent events, there’s quite a bit of interest in the possible legislation, and whether it has a shot of gaining support.

Rachel Maddow and I chatted about this and related issues on MSNBC last night. If you missed it, here’s the clip:

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Steve Benen

Follow Steve on Twitter @stevebenen. Steve Benen is a producer at MSNBC's The Rachel Maddow Show. He was the principal contributor to the Washington Monthly's Political Animal blog from August 2008 until January 2012.