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Thursday, September 07, 2006

Bolton nomination scrubbed

I wonder if Sen. Chris Dodd had anything to do with this? If he did, then GOOD FOR HIM!

From Reuters
Republicans on the Senate Foreign Relations Committee on Thursday scrubbed a planned vote on President George W. Bush's bid to keep John Bolton as U.S. ambassador to the United Nations.

Committee Chairman Richard Lugar, an Indiana Republican, did not explain why the vote on whether to send Bolton's nomination to the full Senate was removed from the day's agenda and did not say if or when it would be taken up again.