Invoking Cloture in the Senate

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This report describes what the cloture process is and how it is used. Cloture is a method used by the Senate to end a debate without rejecting the bill or amendment.

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Davis, Christopher M. April 6, 2017.

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This report describes what the cloture process is and how it is used. Cloture is a method used by the Senate to end a debate without rejecting the bill or amendment.

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4 p.

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Davis, Christopher M. Invoking Cloture in the Senate, report, April 6, 2017; Washington D.C.. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc1042197/: accessed November 13, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.