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obstructionism

uhb struhk shuh ni zuhm

  • n  deliberate interference

  • That obstructionism was on amazing display at the recent NATO summit in Istanbul.
  • It is easy to dismiss the unanimous Republican opposition to the House version of the stimulus bill as bitter, clueless obstructionism.
  • The inaction of the other Arab statesfollowing their obstructionism in calling for a postponement of the electionshas exposed that concern about the welfare of Iraqis as .
Quotes

  • Dana Perino in Forbes
    The president is disappointed in this inaction and hopes that the days of judicial obstructionism are beyond us,said Dana Perino, deputy White House spokeswoman.
  • Ken Salazar in New York Times
    This was a tired vote of bitter obstructionism,Interior Secretary Ken Salazar said in a statement issued after the vote. "It may be uncomfortable for some to watch us have to clean up mess after mess - from corruption to lawbreaking - that...

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