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Filibustering Meaning, as used in the UK Parliament

Filibustering is to deliberately waste time during a debate by making overlong speeches or raising unnecessary procedural points. In this way a Bill or a motion may be ‘talked out’: stopped from making progress within the time allowed.

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  • Article Name: Filibustering
  • Author: David Jane
  • Description: Filibustering Meaning, as used in the UK Parliament Filibustering is to deliberately waste time during a debate by making [...]

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