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Looks a lot less likely Alito will be filabustered. McCain’s statement:

MCCAIN STATEMENT ON THE NOMINATION OF JUDGE ALITO TO THE SUPREME COURT For Immediate Release Monday, Oct 31, 2005 U.S. Senator John McCain (R-AZ) released the following statement today regarding the nomination of Judge Samuel Alito to the Supreme Court of the United States:

“I am pleased that the President has nominated Judge Samuel Alito to serve on the Supreme Court. Judge Alito’s record is one of a thoroughly experienced, capable, and principled jurist and lawyer who has dedicated his professional life to public service. I look forward to the confirmation hearings and I encourage my colleagues on both sides of the aisle to accord Judge Alito their serious and fair consideration.”


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