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1.Activists want to save voting rights bill by killing the ...

Activists are eager to stop the far-reaching voting rights bill HR1 from almost certain death in the Senate by killing the ...

From : Yahoo

2.What does the ‘filibuster’ have to do with pirates?

Etymologically, filibuster has more to do with conflict than with consensus. Fittingly, conflict is what filibusters tend to ...

From : YAHOO!News

3.Voting Rights or the Filibuster? - The New York Times

It’s shaping up to be the most significant question about the new Democratic Senate: If forced to choose between the ...

From : New York Times

4.How to pass legislation in the Senate without eliminating ...

There is much confusion about the filibuster these days. Many say that we need to get rid of the filibuster if any ...

From : The Hill on MSN.com

5.Pressures grows on Biden to take on the filibuster - The ...

Biden is a longtime backer of Washington traditions like the filibuster. But a growing number of centrist Democrats are ...

From : Washington Post

6.Guest opinion: Filibuster rule in Senate has value ...

Over the past two decades both parties in the U.S. Senate have threatened to repeal the century-old filibuster by use of the ...

From : Billings Gazette

7.Op-ed: What’s the point of the filibuster? - Chicago Tribune

The U.S. system has been designed with more checks and balances than many other successful democracies. Eliminating the ...

From : Chicago Tribune

8.Most US states don't have a filibuster – nor do many ...

The US system was designed with more checks and balances than many other successful democracies – the filibuster's main ...

From : The Conversation on MSN.com

9.Senate Could Modify Filibuster Without Eliminating It ...

Moderate Democrats oppose eliminating the Senate's controversial legislative rule, but there are less drastic options ...

From : Newsweek on MSN.com

10.How Joe Manchin Could Learn to Love Filibuster Reform

The imperative to pass a new voting rights act – and renew Biden’s child allowance – could erode moderate resistance to ...

From : New York Magazine on MSN.com

11.AFL-CIO to explore taking a stance on eliminating filibuster

Two of organized labor's highest priorities for the Biden administration, the PRO Act and the Raise the Wage Act, are both ...

From : Politico on MSN.com

12.The Senate filibuster is stifling our democracy ...

Originally, the filibuster was used to prolong debate and prevent a final vote. Now, it is most often used to prevent debate ...

From : Sun Sentinel on MSN.com

Wikipedia sayings about what is filibuster

1.Cloture

(President of the Legislative Council of Hong Kong), to abruptly halt filibuster during debate at the Committee of the Whole stage of the Legislative Council

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cloture

2.Chris Murphy gun control filibuster

Orlando, Florida, Senator Chris Murphy, Democrat of Connecticut, launched a filibuster in the United States Senate, promising to hold the floor "for as long

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Chris Murphy gun control filibuster