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What do you call it when loads of amendments are put forward in order to obstruct a bill? Filibuster? Stonewall? I believe there's a special term for it.
asked Apr 16, 2020 at 2:23
Sergey ZolotarevSergey Zolotarev
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Googling "amendments to stall bill", I've run into "amendment gridlock".
thehill.com "Energy bill stalled..."
"Filibuster" means giving a long speech. "Stonewall" is for any sort of obstruction where the metaphor fits.
answered Apr 16, 2020 at 4:19
Jack O'FlahertyJack O'Flaherty
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