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The Filibuster, the Constitution and the Founding Fathers


William Blake


University of Maryland, Baltimore County (UMBC) - Department of Political Science

April 1, 2003

Parliamentary Journal, Forthcoming

Abstract:     
The filibuster is inconsistent with the vision of the Senate expressed by the Framers in the Constitution, the Federalist Papers and early congressional history.

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Keywords: filibuster, Federalist Papers, Constitution


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Date posted: May 26, 2009 ; Last revised: March 7, 2013

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Blake, William, The Filibuster, the Constitution and the Founding Fathers (April 1, 2003). Parliamentary Journal, Forthcoming. Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=1409890

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University of Maryland, Baltimore County (UMBC) - Department of Political Science ( email )
1000 Hilltop Circle
Baltimore, MD 21250
United States
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