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  •  not to mention that Levin is WRONG (2+ / 0-)
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    marty marty, PorridgeGun

    It takes two-thirds for ending debate on a measure to change the rules, not for passage of such a change. Details matter, especially in the Senate.

    •  Doesn't that work out to the same thing? It's the (0+ / 0-)

      same thing as a filibuster.  They just never vote to end debate, so the vote for passage can never happen.

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