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Essentially, as part of each year’s budget process, the Senate can adopt at least one large bill that is not subject to the filibuster and therefore pass it with a simple majority.What Democrats Can’t Do As Long As The Filibuster Remains In Place — And What They Can|Perry Bacon Jr. (firstname.lastname@example.org)|February 1, 2021|FiveThirtyEight
A simple majority would be required to confirm Buttigieg as a presidential nominee.Buttigieg starts path to confirmation as transportation secretary|Chris Johnson|January 21, 2021|Washington Blade
It takes a simple majority of senators to confirm presidential appointments under Senate rules.Rachel Levine tapped to become first out transgender Senate-confirmed official|Chris Johnson|January 19, 2021|Washington Blade
Censure is a formal rebuke that requires approval from a simple majority in the Senate, which Democrats control 21 to 18, with one vacancy.Democrats seek censure of Virginia state senator who praised Capitol rioters|Laura Vozzella|January 15, 2021|Washington Post
It’s possible that the filibuster itself could be repealed through a simple majority when the Senate sets its rules as part of the start of the new session.New Senate leadership could finally help us fight climate change|Ula Chrobak|January 13, 2021|Popular-Science
I think a large majority of our fans are [other] nationalities.‘Black Dynamite’ Presents Police Brutality: The Musical|Stereo Williams|January 9, 2015|DAILY BEAST
The simple, awful truth is that free speech has never been particularly popular in America.
House rules require an absolute majority of members voting to choose a speaker.
Again, I do not know House Majority Whip Scalise or President Obama personally.
This is a state, after all, where Duke, in his statewide race for governor in 1991, received a majority of the white vote.Steve Scalise and the Right’s Ridiculous Racial Blame Game|Michael Tomasky|January 2, 2015|DAILY BEAST
Ever since his majority Lord Hetton had annually entered a colt in the great race.The Pit Town Coronet, Volume I (of 3)|Charles James Wills
Smith's method usually gives good results, as does also the more simple method of Hiss (p. 263).A Manual of Clinical Diagnosis|James Campbell Todd
It was a mighty simple transaction, but it produced some startling results for me, that same coin-spinning.Raw Gold|Bertrand W. Sinclair
Let us look over these points again, and make the matter still clearer and more simple.God and my Neighbour|Robert Blatchford
If I selected lucid and simple extracts, they would give no idea of the intricacy and prolixity of Duns.The Mediaeval Mind (Volume II of II)|Henry Osborn Taylor