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The two slip rule, critically, remained in effect as long as Democrats controlled the Senate even once Barack Obama took over as president — with Democrats choosing to uphold a senatorial courtesy over partisan advantage.
In its defense, the blue slip is a bow in the direction of both bipartisanship and senatorial courtesy.
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