fall by the wayside :
- v give up in the face of defeat of lacking hope; admit defeat
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- Cotton amendments left out of farm bill debate
WASHINGTON — Rep. Tom Cotton, R-Dardanelle, saw several of his amendments fall by the wayside Wednesday without debate as the House launched a marathon session on legislation that would overhaul the nation’s farm and nutrition policies. The House agreed to consider only half of more than 200 amendments members offered to the chamber’s proposed new farm bill.
June 19, 2013 - Arkansas News Bureau