QUESTION: What violent act occurred in the US Senate which caused the creation of Rule 19 more than 100 years ago?
ANSWER: Fist Fight
Senator Elizabeth Warren was silenced Tuesday night, shutting down a speach in opposition of Attorney General Nominee, Senator Jeff Sessions. Senate Rule 19 was cited, which says in a nutshell says senators will not impune other senators on the senate floor. This rule was created over 100 years ago after a dispute between two senators resulted in violence.
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