Noun(1) a rule for limiting or ending debate in a deliberative body
Verb(1) terminate debate by calling for a vote
(1) On Tuesday, the cloture vote on the bill was 69 to 31.(2) A cloture motion failed, and the nomination was withdrawn.(3) The fast track bill will be called in the Senate only when the White House knows it has the 60 votes necessary to invoke cloture .(4) He filed a cloture motion to end the debate and put the nomination to a vote.(5) a cloture motion(6) Four Democratic Senators have announced that they will vote in favor of a cloture motion, and at least one more is believed likely to do so.(7) Senate Republicans will press for a cloture vote tomorrow.
(1) cloture :: Cloture
1. closure ::
2. gag law ::
3. closure ::
4. gag rule ::
Different Formscloture, clotures
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