Examples of logjam in a Sentence
He was called in to try to break the logjam in the negotiations.
the presence of an ambulance on the side of the highway created a logjam of rubberneckers who just had to have a look
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Regardless of the negotiating structure, only compromises on both sides will deliver the progress needed to break the logjam, the person said.
But ambitious use of antitrust powers has long been the tool of choice for breaking legislative logjams.
Seattle’s logjam at cornerback took an unfortunate hit when DeAndre Elliott suffered an apparently serious ankle injury in the second quarter — he was taken off the field on a cart after his ankle was put in an air cast.
The split recommendations, however, represent a setback for the agency because chief Michael Huerta recently described the panel as an important building block to end the regulatory logjam confronting the agency and industry champions.
The Longhorns are only one game out of that first-place logjam, already with a win against one of the co-leaders and a chance Saturday to get another one.
This was a determined effort to break the logjam in the talks.
The governor’s office and Connecticut’s hospitals, which have protested rising taxes for years, reached a deal Thursday in the chaotic hours before a scheduled vote by lawmakers, ending a logjam that had threatened a shaky overall budget agreement.
But the chain has reduced wait times and human logjams with a mobile ordering app, touch-screen ordering, and the most humble of advancements: A shelf that houses digital orders waiting to be picked up.
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