Senate Votes To End Debate On Hagel Nomination

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Smarter Liberal

Minneapolis, MN

#1 Feb 26, 2013
Senate Votes To End Debate On Hagel Nomination

Source: Talkingpointsmemo Livewire

The Senate voted to end debate on the nomination of former Sen. Chuck Hagel as U.S. Secretary of Defense on Tuesday, ultimately paving the way for his confirmation. The cloture vote to end the GOP filibuster succeeded by a margin of 71 - 27, with numerous Republicans changing their votes from initial opposition just a few weeks ago.

The final confirmation vote is expected at 4:30pm ET later today.

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Minneapolis, MN

#2 Feb 26, 2013
Breaking News:Chuck Hagel has been confirm by the senate!
were moving Forward for america.

The republicans have under gone another roadrunner and coyota experience...Beep-Beep+ Boom!
Reince Priebus

Minneapolis, MN

#4 Feb 26, 2013
I didn't leave my party,my party has left me.

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