Republican senator won't fillibuster Obama's EPA pick

Jul 9, 2013 Full story: Reuters

Gina McCarthy's embattled nomination to head the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency cleared a hurdle on Tuesday when one of her top Republican critics said he would not block a Senate vote on her appointment.

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Columbus, OH

#1 Jul 10, 2013
Good decision, time Republicans stopped obstructing and let people be picked for important positions...then confirmed.

Congress needs to do its job.
Don Joe

Minneapolis, MN

#2 Jul 10, 2013
One senator won't filibuster everything??? One appointment he won't prevent??? That still leaves quite a few other republican senators willing to filibuster everything else.

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