Thursday, June 03, 2004

You gotta love those feisty Missouri Democrats! For all those who heard Ken Jacobs (lt. gov candidate) talk about "motion to move the previous question", here's the impact that it had. A great politcal blog called "Political State Report" has an article in it's archives describing the procedure and the effect.

The Democratic minority in the Missouri Senate used a Parliamentary Procedure to go home early on April 21st, angering the Republican majority who were working in their offices during a filibuster rather than sitting in chambers.

It was posted April 22. Read the whole thing Here.


Post a Comment

<< Home