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The bill has overwhelming bipartisan support (currently 203 cosponsors in the House and 27 cosponsors in the Senate), but has yet to make it out of committees (like the House Committee on Agriculture) for floor votes.
The loss was overwhelming and the weeks after the attack were turbulent, said Blair, a 28-year-old paralegal.
And no Republican who wishes to stay in office can afford to offend the president, who commands overwhelming support among the party base.
Last week, both chambers voted to ban trigger cranks and bump stocks with overwhelming support.
In the days since, as other women have spoken out, the support has been overwhelming and deeply gratifying.
The Harvey Weinstein Scandal: All of the Hollywood Figures Who Have Spoken Out Against Movie Mogul In the days since, as other women have spoken out, the support has been overwhelming and deeply gratifying.
Children are simultaneously overwhelming and understimulating.
Traveling to Italy for a once-in-a-lifetime leather purchase can be overwhelming and, unfortunately, sometimes disappointing.
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