Voted Down on Tuesday Night, McConnell Raises Alarm by Forcing Second Vote on 'Unconstitutional' Anti-Boycott Bill

Less than 24 hours after Senate Democrats successfully voted down a motion to proceed to legislation that would give states and localities more power to punish pro-Palestinian boycotts of Israel, rights groups raised alarm and urged Americans to call their senators
immediately on Wednesday as Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell
(R-Ky.) moved to bring the bill up for yet another procedural vote.

Publisher: Common Dreams | Author: Jake Johnson

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bds, congress, democrats, free speech, and republicans
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2019-01-09 (Modified: 2019-01-09)

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