Thu March 7, 2013
Rand Paul Ends Filibuster After Nearly 13 Hours
Originally published on Thu March 7, 2013 3:24 am
On Capitol Hill, Kentucky Senator Rand Paul launched a "talking filibuster" a little bit before noon on Wednesday, and he stopped talking shortly before 1 a.m. on Thursday. He was trying to block Senate confirmation of the president's nominee to lead the CIA John Brennan.