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Friedland Nomination Moves Forward


Today the Senate voted 56-41 in favor of cloture on the nomination of Michelle Friedland to an open seat on the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit. Although the Senate is scheduled to go into recess, Majority Leader Harry Reid has threatened to keep the Senate in session until a final vote on her nomination.


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