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fil·i·bus·ter·ing

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  1. List of paraphrases for "filibustering":

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  1. Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoglu:

    If they are going to take a filibustering stance, we will not allow parliament to be jammed up and will not bow down to threats.

  2. Senate Majority Whip John Cornyn:

    We've done our best, we’ve fought for the House position and Democrats are filibustering; that’s the facts of life.

  3. Don Stewart:

    Maybe they should spend less time trash-talking and more time tending their own garden: Their party in Congress is currently filibustering a bill that would help prevent children from being sold into sex slavery -- and the President won't lift a finger. Think about that for a minute.

  4. Senate Republicans:

    We ought not be filibustering things like equal voting rights.

  5. Michael Steel:

    The House has passed a bill to fund the Department of Homeland Security, and block the President's unilateral executive action on immigration, now, the pressure is on Senate Democrats who claim to oppose the President's action, but are filibustering a bill to stop it. Until there is some signal from Senate Democrats what would break Senate Democrats filibuster, there's little point in additional House action.

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