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Byrd Rules on the Byrd Rule

September 12, 2009
Congressional Quarterly Weekly


Frumin, the parliamentarian from 1987 to 1994, and again since 2001, has a reputation for even-handedness -- "the consummate professional -- studiously nonpartisan," says Charles S. Konigsberg, chief budget counsel at the anti-deficit advocacy group the Concord Coalition, who worked with Frumin in the 1990s as a Senate Finance Committee staff member.