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How to use the word obstructed in a Sentence?

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We’re going to do a full investigation into whether these facilities, the owner of the facilities, failed to keep residents safe and whether he intentionally obstructed efforts to check in on them and determine what the conditions were in the shelter, and if warranted, we will take aggressive legal action against any responsible parties.

John Bel Edwards

Found on FOX News
1 month ago

Politics

Every single thing I’ve seen in the past couple of months was foreshadowed, he obstructed, he lied, he bullied, he threatened.

Danya Perry

Found on FOX News
2 months ago

Politics

Most' obstructed error' notes result from a loose piece of paper, scotch tape, band-aid, or other detritus becoming attached to the currency stock during the printing process and later falling off. Most notes of this class thus exhibit a blank area somewhere on Del Monte note.

Leonard Augsburger

Found on CNN
9 months ago

Top News

I and our organization, marchers, demonstrators and potential voters left here sunken, sad, traumatized, obstructed and distracted from our intention to lead people all the way to the polls, let me tell you something : We were beaten, but we will not be broken.

Gregory Drumwright

Found on CNN
11 months ago

U.S.

The three-month House impeachment process has uncovered alarming evidence that an American president used his official power for personal gain, put our national security at risk, and obstructed the investigation, as this process heads to the Senate for trial, Ill uphold my sacred oath to protect defend the Constitution.

Cory Booker

Found on FOX News
1 year ago

Latest Headlines

Very sadly, the facts have made clear that The President abused The President power for The President own personal, political benefit and that The President obstructed Congress as The President demanded that The President is above accountability, above the Constitution and above the American people, during this very prayerful moment in our nation's history, we must honor our oath to support and defend our Constitution from all enemies, foreign and domestic.

Nancy Pelosi

Found on CNN
1 year ago

Politics

I think consensus is developing that the president abused the power of his office, has obstructed Congress.

David Cicilline

Found on Reuters
1 year ago

Politics

Sir, I reiterate that as you are conducting transit passage in a recognized international strait, under international law your passage must not be impaired, intruded, obstructed or hampered.

The British officer

Found on FOX News
2 years ago

World

A foreign government attacked our 2016 elections to support Trump, Trump welcomed that help, and Trump obstructed the investigation. Now, he said he'd do it all over again. It's time to impeach Donald Trump.

Elizabeth Warren

Found on Reuters
2 years ago

Politics

In terms of the crimes committed, we know that Donald Trump obstructed justice.

Nancy Pelosi

Found on Reuters
2 years ago

Politics

With respect to whether the President can be found to have obstructed justice by exercising his powers under Article II of the Constitution, we concluded that Congress One has authority to prohibit a President's corrupt use of his authority in order to protect the integrity of the administration of justice.

Robert Mueller

Found on CNN
2 years ago

Top News

Democrats have obstructed and delayed a record number of President Trump's well-qualified nominees, so it shouldn't be surprising to anyone that he regularly communicates with Majority Leader McConnell about how to increase confirmations in the face of Democrats' ridiculous behavior.

Hogan Gidley

Found on CNN
2 years ago

Politics

We have to also look into how the President has obstructed justice.

Donald TrumpWhile Tlaib

Found on CNN
2 years ago

Politics

It's very clear that the president obstructed justice.

Jerrold Nadler

Found on Reuters
2 years ago

Top News

There was no conversation about Michael Flynn. The President didn't find out that Comey believed there was until about, I think, it was February when it supposedly took place. Memo came out in May. And in between, Comey testified under oath, in no way had he been obstructed at any time.

Rudy Giuliani

Found on CNN
3 years ago

Top News

Senator Tester has obstructed President Trump at every turn and now he’s paying the price, these developments really nuke his campaign strategy of trying to cozy up to President Trump, when all he’s really done has been to obstruct, obstruct, obstruct.

Calvin Moore

Found on FOX News
3 years ago

Politics

The law will not be obstructed by the irresponsible actions and statements of a group of people.

Rahul Gandhi

Found on CNN
3 years ago

Top News

As of Saturday, a female bear has practically been sleeping under the Arctic station’s windows, part of the hydro-meteorological observations have been suspended since the experts are obstructed from reaching the station platform and other observation points.

Vadim Plotnikov

Found on FOX News
5 years ago

Science

What do you do if a woman shows up in obstructed labour and needs an emergency caesarean section and it's the dry season and the rain barrel is empty? you can't operate with dirty instruments, but if you don't she's going to die. This is the sort of dilemma that surgeons in these hospitals face.

Adam Kushner

Found on Reuters
5 years ago

Health

Every table that you sit at is designed so that the sight is obstructed between other dining parties, the restaurant is partitioned or there’s bamboo or you only see someone’s back or a silhouette or their shadows from candles.

Seb Lyall

Found on FOX News
5 years ago

Lifestyle

The deliberate starvation of people is unequivocally forbidden as a weapon of warfare. By extension, so are sieges, which deprive civilians of essential goods such as food. And yet over 450,000 people are currently trapped in besieged towns and villages in Syria -- and have been, in some cases, for years, food, medicine and other desperately-needed humanitarian aid is repeatedly obstructed. Thousands of people may have starved to death.

Zeid Ra'Ad Al Hussein

Found on CNN
5 years ago

Top News

Food, medicine and other desperately-needed humanitarian aid is repeatedly obstructed. Thousands of people may have starved to death.

Zeid Ra'Ad Al Hussein

Found on CNN
5 years ago

Top News

If she mishandled classified information and obstructed justice, then she deserves to be prosecuted. She sure as hell doesn't deserve to be president of the United States.

Chris Christie

Found on CNN
6 years ago

Politics

If there is acid reflux, it can get aggravated by some vitamins and natural remedies, if that continues to be a problem, it can cause a narrowing in the esophagus. Taking a large bolus of anything, especially pills, it can get obstructed there.

Aoi Sedarat

Found on FOX News
6 years ago

Health

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