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Something I just looked up on this subject.

Posted on: January 11, 2019 at 15:39:55 CT
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Don't think I knew it. But not surprised. My question is..at the end of the filibuster why can they not then vote?

The record for the longest individual speech goes to South Carolina's J. Strom Thurmond who filibustered for 24 hours and 18 minutes against the Civil Rights Act of 1957.

Edited by GA Tiger at 15:40:36 on 01/11/19
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     What is that guy supposed to be - TigerJackSwartz MU - 1/11 16:07:54
     ^^^^^Should know better than to trust a Republican - "Wild Bill" Donovan MU - 1/11 16:04:08
     R u saying they didn’t need demonrat support? U r a tard or - TigerFan92 MU - 1/11 16:02:44
     Anything is possible in the multiverse - JG MU - 1/11 15:47:39
     The House passed a funding measure that Dems blocked - Spanky KU - 1/11 15:32:16
          Would that not have needed repub votes?(nm) - GA Tiger MU - 1/11 15:43:16
               The House measure? - Spanky KU - 1/11 15:53:24
                    Ok. Cloture is an unneeded anachronism IMO. - GA Tiger MU - 1/11 15:56:52
                         Eliminating it is ‘the nuclear option’ - Spanky KU - 1/11 16:11:45
     That means nothing. What I want to know is why - GA Tiger MU - 1/11 15:27:24
          trump was holding onto this distraction until he needed it(nm) - TheShoe STL - 1/11 15:33:48
               I hardly see why he needs it now. Or what it - GA Tiger MU - 1/11 15:34:45
          Just a hunch… Paul Ryan. Nm - hokie VT - 1/11 15:31:13
               RE: Just a hunch… Paul Ryan. Nm - MOCO SON MU - 1/11 15:53:29
               I think youre right. (nm) - Badird MU - 1/11 15:51:19
               Can't argue that.(nm) - GA Tiger MU - 1/11 15:32:37
          You mean why did the republican-controlled senate and the - StaleyTiger MU - 1/11 15:30:34
               Or that Senate Dems wouldn't allow cloture once the - Spanky KU - 1/11 15:34:47
                    Something I just looked up on this subject. - GA Tiger MU - 1/11 15:39:55
                         "speech goes to South Carolina's J. Strom Thurmond who filib - "Wild Bill" Donovan MU - 1/11 16:08:00
                         Because they don't actually filibuster anymore - Spanky KU - 1/11 15:52:07
               There may be a lot of right-wingers who'd agree with that. - GA Tiger MU - 1/11 15:34:05
                    ^^^^^^^^^Lives in an alternate reality with alternate facts. - "Wild Bill" Donovan MU - 1/11 16:09:45
                         Are you saying they don't? Ever notice - GA Tiger MU - 1/11 16:35:47




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