CBS Evening News for Saturday, Oct 08, 1994
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(Studio: Bob Schieffer) The filibuster as the Senate's favorite pastime featured; scenes shown from the Senate floor. [Senator George MITCHELL - comments.] The history of the filibuster in the 20th century and how the process works to block action reviewed. [American University James THURBER - calls today's a "lazy filibuster."] A list of legislation that succumbed to filibuster outlined on screen. [Senators Robert BYRD, Alan SIMPSON - defend "unlimited debate."]
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