Oct 152013

In this CNN Student News: Senator Cruz Talks for 21 Straight Hours on Senate Floor; 7.7 Magnitude Earthquake Hits Pakistan

CARL AZUZ, CNN ANCHOR: 21 straight hours of talking — U.S. Senator Ted Cruz just did that. The Republican started Tuesday afternoon and didn`t stop for nearly a day. It wasn`t a filibuster, Senator Cruz wasn`t blocking a vote. He helped the Senate floor to discuss something he and some other members of Congress think is crucially important.


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