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When I was a young lad living with my parents direct lines were a scarcity and in great demand, so they had to make do with a party line, which I am guessing was cheaper to share.
When I was a (state) senator in Massachusetts, it was business as usual for me to work across party lines, because I was always in the minority.
Speaking of party lines hardening, several of Bernardin's fellow bishops lost no time in distancing themselves from his modest suggestions, demonstrating that the days of "Rome has spoken, the case is closed" are by no means past.
Im proud to work across party lines to protect federal funding that will help Wisconsin, said Senator Baldwin.
The Texas Senate voted today along party lines to pass a substitute version of HB 1.
But the politicians are very much split along party lines.
The Senate voted 44-43, largely along party lines, against invoking cloture, the formal term for cutting off further debate on a bill.
The Ventura County Clerk and Recorder's Office, which administers the election, has yet to release a detailed report that will outline how and whether voters crossed party lines in the election, but expects to within a few days.
Euro MP Jonathan Evans, the Tory leader in the European Parliament, said the Wales European Centre in Brussels was set up to work across party lines to promote Wales.
Religious Freedom Amendment" (RFA) is ready for a floor showdown after passing the Judiciary Committee 16 to 11 along party lines.
The whole authoritarian set of mind depends on suppression of individual thought, suppression of eccentric thought, suppression of inerrancy in the interpretation of the Bible, or of Marx, or Mein Kampf, or Mao's Little Red Book in favor of mass thought, mass buzz words, party lines.
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