Before a bill is voted into law, U.S. senators are allowed to talk about it as much as they want—with no time limit. They can delay the vote by talking without stopping because of filibuster. Explore how senators filibuster, why they filibuster, and why some people question the use of filibuster. Dyslexic-friendly font and design in this curricular hi-lo series makes current events approachable for all!
|Interest Level||Grade 5 - Grade 7|
|Reading Level||Grade 2|
|BISACS||JNF053000, JNF043000, JNF030000|
|Series||In the News: Need to Know|
|Title Format||Reinforced book, Savings Bundle|
|Lexile Reading Level||670|
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