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The danger for Republicans in total obstruction, however, is that today, Democrats have a much better understanding of how the GOP strategy works and what it produces.Republicans have a strategy to take back power. Here’s why it could fail.|Paul Waldman|January 27, 2021|Washington Post
In court papers, FBI agents say Gieswein — charged with assaulting police, civil disorder and obstruction of police and government — runs a private paramilitary training group and is affiliated with the Three Percenters.FBI probes possible connections between extremist groups at heart of Capitol violence|Devlin Barrett, Spencer Hsu|January 19, 2021|Washington Post
What the NFL apparently got instead is bullying obstruction and unrepentant dodging.Today in D.C.: Headlines to start your Wednesday in D.C., Maryland and Virginia|Dana Hedgpeth, Teddy Amenabar|December 10, 2020|Washington Post
Rush is charged with being drunk in public and obstruction of justice.
Of course, if a single senator is filibustering a crucial bill, the supermajority will simply wait out the obstruction and vote for eventual cloture.
The state has argued that this law is necessary to prevent obstruction and congestion going into the abortion clinics.Anti-Free Speech Zones Used to Silence Pro-Lifers Could Come Back to Haunt Liberals|Kirsten Powers|January 16, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Democrats, their backs up, have altered Senate rules on filibusters in the face of Republican obstruction.The South Has Indeed Risen Again and It’s Called the Tea Party|Jack Schwartz|December 8, 2013|DAILY BEAST
A year's worth of Republican obstruction have pushed Harry Reid to consider the "nuclear option" and end the judicial filibuster.Harry Reid Prepares to Go "Nuclear" on the Judicial Filibuster|Jamelle Bouie|November 20, 2013|DAILY BEAST
His nominations have faced an unprecedented level of obstruction, leading to widespread vacancies and judicial emergencies.Republicans Continue to Refuse to Confirm Obama's Judicial Nominations|Jamelle Bouie|November 13, 2013|DAILY BEAST
The simple—too simple—explanation for the French obstruction?Why France Is to Blame for Blocking the Iran Nuclear Agreement|Christopher Dickey|November 10, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Larger amounts are very rarely found, and generally point to obstruction in the duodenum.
Putty-colored or "acholic" stools occur when bile is deficient, either from obstruction to outflow or from deficient secretion.
Thenceforth, it ebbed, though it raged madly for a while in the effort to sweep away the obstruction.The Red Year|Louis Tracy
He calmly inserted the bodkin in the second cake; seemed to meet with some obstruction, and laid the ball down upon the counter.Dope|Sax Rohmer
Of course one or two will express their readiness to jump over so small an obstruction.