Harris joined her Senate Democratic colleagues to hold the floor
in opposition to the Senate Republicans secret health care bill, and highlighted the lack of transparency and bipartisanship shown throughout its development.
First, the Senate should get rid of the two-track system that allows it to bypass a filibustered bill and reinstitute the pre-1970 requirement that filibusterers hold the floor
Democrats will hold the floor
for the next 24 hours, until the final vote, to do everything we can to persuade just one more Republican to join us," Washington Sen.
A legislative filibuster would end when objecting senators could no longer hold the floor
, at which point the majority could proceed with the business under consideration.
I can remember when it would hardly have been conceiveable that Derek would hold the floor
The bolts that hold the floor
platform in place are inserted at each corner, with one bolt going through each side and then through the stake.
Under current Senate Rules any member who is recognized to speak may hold the floor
for as long as he or she wishes.
You may have a different view, and that is okay, but let them hold the floor
for a bit.
The difference between a filibuster and a chub lies in the amount of time a member can hold the floor
This option is highly democratic: either person can hold the floor
As I took a turn around the perimeter of the basketball court to head into the home stretch, my cheap sneakers couldn't hold the floor
and I went crashing into the cinder-block wall, right knee first.
CA practitioners then tried to identify the underlying principles that direct conversation participants when and how to hold the floor
, claim the floor and hand over the floor.
The filibuster allows him to hold the floor
of the Senate and continue to talk as long as he wants (changing the minds of other Senators and blocking passage of the works bill at the same time), provided he doesn't sit down or yield the floor.
Vibration, and heavy use, can crack the welds that hold the corner posts to the floor brackets and around the bolts that hold the floor
brackets to the frame.
Most commonly, the problem is caused by a simple case of the wrong nails, or too few of them, having been used to hold the floor
down to the joists.