choke off :
- v suppress
- v become or cause to become obstructed
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- Bloomberg's Money Hunt on Pro-Gun Senators Could Backfire
The number-one rule in politics is "follow the money," which is why New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg is fighting back against Democratic Senators over their gun votes by targeting their donors. On Wednesday, Bloomberg sent a letter to hunderds of high-rolling New York Democrats, asking them to choke off funds for the four Democratic Senators who helped block the major background-check bill ...
June 12, 2013 - The Atlantic Wire via Yahoo! News