Do Republicans use obstructionism? Of course they do, as do Democrats. This is nothing new in my opinion. Both sides of the aisle have used this tactic and will likely do so again and again and again. If I was a politician and disagreed with a certain piece of legislation, I would probably do the same thing.
Not saying it's the proper thing to do, but it's certainly done. As my father would say, "That's politics sonny-boy."
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