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Randstanding: Rand Paul & the art of filibustering

By ethan / February 9, 2018

The US government shut down for a few hours after Senator Rand Paul made the lawmakers miss the deadline for passing the budget, lambasting excessive government spending. It’s not the first time Paul filibustered a major deal. Paul, a fiscal hawk fiercely opposed to excessive government spending, railed against the 700-page spending bill that lawmakers […]

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