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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...