Political Headlines March 6, 2013: Rand Paul’s ‘#filiblizzard’ Filibuster

POLITICAL HEADLINES

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OBAMA PRESIDENCY & THE 113TH CONGRESS:

THE HEADLINES….

Rand Paul’s ‘#filiblizzard’ Filibuster

Source: Fox 40, 3-6-13

Sen. Rand Paul, R-Kentucky, is filibustering the old-fashioned way.

And as a snow storm swirled outside Wednesday in the nation’s capital, Paul started his own Twitter hash tag that encapsulated his hours-long stand-off on Capitol Hill: #filiblizzard.

At 11:47 a.m. ET, Paul took to the Senate floor for a rare talking filibuster in an effort to stall a confirmation vote on CIA Director nominee John Brennan….READ MORE

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