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  1. Panel chief a laughing stock, says Democrat

    Posted Oct 19th 2004, 12:00am by Jimmy Cheung

    ... Jimmy Cheung Head of reform body faces uproar and calls to resign after 'filibuster' on motion The chairman was criticised as incompetent and was asked to step down during ... criticised as 'filibuster'. The debate on how to deal with the motion continued to rage until 6pm, after most pro-government lawmakers had been alerted and rushed back to the chamber ...

  2. Weaken Legco and you weaken Hong Kong

    Posted May 09th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... troublemakers. At times, the goings-on in Legco have provided evidence to support each of these opinions. There has been bickering, filibustering, and many a political stunt. Insults have been hurled ...

  3. Easy win gives Bush free rein to enact changes

    Posted Nov 08th 2004, 12:00am by Peter Kammerer

    ... the next Congress sits- although getting legislation approved would not be difficult. 'The conventional wisdom is that 60 Senate seats are needed to get around any filibuster, but with the 55 ...



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