How Congress Works

Author: CQ Press
Publisher: CQ Press
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CQ Press. ATTEMPTED AND SUCCESSFUL CLOTURE VOTES, 1919–2011
The filibuster, recognized by the public primarily as nonstop speech, has been an
enshrined Senate tradition throughout the chamber's history but became a focus
of ... First session Second session Total Congress Attempted Successful
Attempted Successful Attempted Successful 66th (1919–1921) 1 1 0 0 1 1 67th (
1921–1923) 1 0 1 0 2 0 68th (1923–1925) 0 0 0 0 0 0 69th (1925–1927) 0 0 2 1 2
1 70th ...