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Are you confused by Ted Cruz's vote on cloture? (Ahem, NY Times.) Then read this.

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Earlier today, after Ted Cruz spoke for 21 hours, the Senate voted 100-0 to on the "Motion to Invoke Cloture on the Motion to Proceed" to the bill funding the government. This has confused some journalists. For instance, New York Times Congressional correspondent Jonathan Weisman wrote: Mr. Cruz even voted to open debate. After the vote, Senator Mike Lee, Republican of Utah and a Cruz ally,...

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