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McConnell drops filibuster demand

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A standoff between Republicans and Democrats over how many votes it will take to pass a bill was resolved overnight when Sen. Mitch McConnell dropped his filibuster demand, paving the way for a power-sharing arrangement in the Senate. NBC chief White House correspondent Kristen Welker reports for TODAY.