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The Courier Mail
US Navy 'a floating prison'our culture works against us.” Even one the US Navy’s most respected members,
The Courier Mail / Posted 54 minutes ago
our culture works against us.” Even one the US Navy’s most respected members, Senator John McCain, who is chairman of the Senate Armed Services Committee, admits there are problems. “The reality remains that our Navy is underfunded, overtasked,... Read more
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FOX News
US troops killed in plane crashes skyrockets in 2017national security and our military is self-inflicted. I repeat self-inflicted,”
FOX News / Posted 6 hours ago
national security and our military is self-inflicted. I repeat self-inflicted,” Sen. John McCain, R-Ariz., chairman of the Senate Armed Services Committee and former naval aviator, said on the senate floor. “We are killing more of our own people in... Read more
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FOX News
US troops killed in plane crashes skyrockets in 2017national security and our military is self-inflicted. I repeat self-inflicted,”
FOX News / Posted 6 hours ago
national security and our military is self-inflicted. I repeat self-inflicted,” Sen. John McCain, R-Ariz., chairman of the Senate Armed Services Committee and former naval aviator, said on the senate floor. “We are killing more of our own people in... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
America’s military doesn’t have enough money to do its jobany other) effectively AWOL, there is scant chance of fixing what ails defense.
Bangor Daily News / Posted 17 hours ago
any other) effectively AWOL, there is scant chance of fixing what ails defense. Sen. John McCain, R-Ariz., chairman of the Senate Armed Services Committee, said, “We are gambling with the lives of the best among us and we’re now seeing the cost —... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Analysts, Leaders Say Returning Islamic State Foreign Fighters Are Concern the Regionbriefing on the attack on U.S. troops by an IS-affiliated group in Niger. Sena
AllAfrica.com / Posted 22 hours ago
briefing on the attack on U.S. troops by an IS-affiliated group in Niger. Senator John McCain of Arizona, chairman of the Senate Armed Services Committee, has warned that "there is no doubt" the fight against IS is now moving to Africa. General... Read more
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KESQ Palm Springs
Can the world's mightiest naval fleet survive the perfect storm?their Navy careers, leaving positions open and years of training and experience
KESQ Palm Springs / Posted yesterday
their Navy careers, leaving positions open and years of training and experience wasted. Sen. John McCain, chairman of the Senate Armed Services Committee, applauded the Navy for conducting exercises with three carriers near the Korean Peninsula... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
Can the world's mightiest naval fleet survive the perfect storm?their Navy careers, leaving positions open and years of training and experience
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted yesterday
their Navy careers, leaving positions open and years of training and experience wasted. Sen. John McCain, chairman of the Senate Armed Services Committee, applauded the Navy for conducting exercises with three carriers near the Korean Peninsula... Read more
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News 8000
Can the world's mightiest naval fleet survive the perfect storm?their Navy careers, leaving positions open and years of training and experience
News 8000 / Posted yesterday
their Navy careers, leaving positions open and years of training and experience wasted. Sen. John McCain, chairman of the Senate Armed Services Committee, applauded the Navy for conducting exercises with three carriers near the Korean Peninsula... Read more
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KTXS Abilene
Can the world's mightiest naval fleet survive the perfect storm?their Navy careers, leaving positions open and years of training and experience
KTXS Abilene / Posted yesterday
their Navy careers, leaving positions open and years of training and experience wasted. Sen. John McCain, chairman of the Senate Armed Services Committee, applauded the Navy for conducting exercises with three carriers near the Korean Peninsula... Read more
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KECI Missoula
Can the world's mightiest naval fleet survive the perfect storm?their Navy careers, leaving positions open and years of training and experience
KECI Missoula / Posted yesterday
their Navy careers, leaving positions open and years of training and experience wasted. Sen. John McCain, chairman of the Senate Armed Services Committee, applauded the Navy for conducting exercises with three carriers near the Korean Peninsula... Read more
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KEYT 3 Santa Barbara
Can the world's mightiest naval fleet survive the perfect storm?their Navy careers, leaving positions open and years of training and experience
KEYT 3 Santa Barbara / Posted yesterday
their Navy careers, leaving positions open and years of training and experience wasted. Sen. John McCain, chairman of the Senate Armed Services Committee, applauded the Navy for conducting exercises with three carriers near the Korean Peninsula... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Can the world's mightiest naval fleet survive the perfect storm?their Navy careers, leaving positions open and years of training and experience
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted yesterday
their Navy careers, leaving positions open and years of training and experience wasted. Sen. John McCain, chairman of the Senate Armed Services Committee, applauded the Navy for conducting exercises with three carriers near the Korean Peninsula... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
Can the world's mightiest naval fleet survive the perfect storm?their Navy careers, leaving positions open and years of training and experience
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted yesterday
their Navy careers, leaving positions open and years of training and experience wasted. Sen. John McCain, chairman of the Senate Armed Services Committee, applauded the Navy for conducting exercises with three carriers near the Korean Peninsula... Read more
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KXLY-TV Spokane
Can the world's mightiest naval fleet survive the perfect storm?their Navy careers, leaving positions open and years of training and experience
KXLY-TV Spokane / Posted yesterday
their Navy careers, leaving positions open and years of training and experience wasted. Sen. John McCain, chairman of the Senate Armed Services Committee, applauded the Navy for conducting exercises with three carriers near the Korean Peninsula... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
Can the world's mightiest naval fleet survive the perfect storm?their Navy careers, leaving positions open and years of training and experience
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted yesterday
their Navy careers, leaving positions open and years of training and experience wasted. Sen. John McCain, chairman of the Senate Armed Services Committee, applauded the Navy for conducting exercises with three carriers near the Korean Peninsula... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
Can the world's mightiest naval fleet survive the perfect storm?their Navy careers, leaving positions open and years of training and experience
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted yesterday
their Navy careers, leaving positions open and years of training and experience wasted. Sen. John McCain, chairman of the Senate Armed Services Committee, applauded the Navy for conducting exercises with three carriers near the Korean Peninsula... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
Can the world's mightiest naval fleet survive the perfect storm?their Navy careers, leaving positions open and years of training and experience
KRCR TV Redding / Posted yesterday
their Navy careers, leaving positions open and years of training and experience wasted. Sen. John McCain, chairman of the Senate Armed Services Committee, applauded the Navy for conducting exercises with three carriers near the Korean Peninsula... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Can the world's mightiest naval fleet survive the perfect storm?their Navy careers, leaving positions open and years of training and experience
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted yesterday
their Navy careers, leaving positions open and years of training and experience wasted. Sen. John McCain, chairman of the Senate Armed Services Committee, applauded the Navy for conducting exercises with three carriers near the Korean Peninsula... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
US condemns 'ethnic cleansing' of Rohingya in Myanmar"ethnic cleansing," the US hopes to increase the pressure for such a deal. US
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 2 days ago
"ethnic cleansing," the US hopes to increase the pressure for such a deal. US Senator John McCain, who chairs the Senate Armed Services Committee, welcomed Tillerson's statement as a first step that should be followed by "targeted... Read more
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Swissinfo
Special Report - Nuclear strategists call for bold move: scrap ICBM arsenalraised questions about keeping the U.S. ICBM force, in part because of dangers
Swissinfo / Posted 2 days ago
raised questions about keeping the U.S. ICBM force, in part because of dangers of accidental launch. In 2015 he told the Senate Armed Services Committee: "You should ask, 'Is it time to reduce the triad to a dyad removing the land-based... Read more
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Breitbart
Report — U.S. Troops in Africa Fight with Little Support: ‘Logistics Support Is Simply Not There’on contract Search and Rescue assets due to lack of dedicated assets to support
Breitbart / Posted 3 days ago
on contract Search and Rescue assets due to lack of dedicated assets to support operations,” Gen. Waldhauser told the Senate Armed Services Committee in March, adding: Moving forward, we continue to focus our decisive effort on building... Read more
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MLive.com
Conyers sexual harassment allegations highlight need for reforms, Democrats sayis deeply disturbing." A spokesperson for U.S. Sen. Gary Peters said the senat
MLive.com / Posted 3 days ago
is deeply disturbing." A spokesperson for U.S. Sen. Gary Peters said the senator was out of the country traveling with the Senate Armed Services Committee and was unavailable for immediate comment. MLive has contacted the offices of Rep. Brenda... Read more
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MLive.com
John Conyers denies sexual harassment allegations, Michigan Democrats quietof sexual harassment." A spokesperson for U.S. Sen. Gary Peters said the senat
MLive.com / Posted 3 days ago
of sexual harassment." A spokesperson for U.S. Sen. Gary Peters said the senator was out of the country traveling with the Senate Armed Services Committee and was unavailable for immediate comment. Colleen Pero, chief of staff for the Michigan... Read more
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Bizjournals
Lockheed Martin, Marinette Marine chase guided missile frigate program worth up to $15 billionthat fleet size goal to 355 — up significantly from a previous figure of 308.
Bizjournals / Posted 4 days ago
that fleet size goal to 355 — up significantly from a previous figure of 308. Navy Secretary Richard Spencer told the Senate Armed Services Committee in a July confirmation hearing that he was focusing less on the fleet size and more on the... Read more
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Boston Globe
Pentagon workaround a bad ideatake the lead, the new bill could “lead to even higher survival rates from seve
Boston Globe / Posted 5 days ago
take the lead, the new bill could “lead to even higher survival rates from severe battlefield wounds,” according to a Senate Armed Services Committee conference report. In general, complaints about pushing the FDA may be valid, but this... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
As Trump returns from Asia, America retreats from the worldOct. 27 letter from Sen. John McCain, R-Ariz., to Defense Secretary Jim Mattis.
Bangor Daily News / Posted 5 days ago
Oct. 27 letter from Sen. John McCain, R-Ariz., to Defense Secretary Jim Mattis. Stricken with cancer, the chairman of the Senate Armed Services Committee holds nothing back these days. “We now confront the most complex security environment in 70... Read more
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Gulf News
Downing North Korean missiles is hard, so the US is experimentingto the continental United States.“It is an all-out effort,” said Sen. Jack Reed
Gulf News / Posted 5 days ago
to the continental United States.“It is an all-out effort,” said Sen. Jack Reed of Rhode Island, the top Democrat on the Senate Armed Services Committee, who returned from a lengthy visit to South Korea last month convinced that the United States... Read more
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Business Insider
The top US nuclear commander said he would resist an 'illegal' strike order from TrumpU.S. Air Force General John Hyten, Commander of U.S. Strategic Command, arrives
Business Insider / Posted 6 days ago
U.S. Air Force General John Hyten, Commander of U.S. Strategic Command, arrives to testify before a Senate Armed Services Committee hearing on Capitol Hill in WashingtonThomson Reuters Air Force General John Hyten told an audience in Halifax,... Read more
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CBS News
State Department admits low morale, as it defends reorganizationthe reorganization with State Department officials had been "very unsatisfactor
CBS News / Posted 6 days ago
the reorganization with State Department officials had been "very unsatisfactory" and incomplete. A day later, McCain, the Senate Armed Services Committee chairman, wrote a letter with Democratic Sen. Jeanne Shaheen criticizing the department for... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
State Department battles criticism of Tillerson's managementthe reorganization with State Department officials had been "very unsatisfactor
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 7 days ago
the reorganization with State Department officials had been "very unsatisfactory" and incomplete. A day later, McCain, the Senate Armed Services Committee chairman, wrote a letter with Democratic Sen. Jeanne Shaheen criticizing the department for... Read more
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The News & Observer
There’s more than one sexual assault a day reported at North Carolina’s military basesof Staff Brig. Gen. Richard Gross, arrive on Capitol Hill in Washington, Tuesda
The News & Observer / Posted 7 days ago
of Staff Brig. Gen. Richard Gross, arrive on Capitol Hill in Washington, Tuesday, June 4, 2013, to testify before the Senate Armed Services Committee hearing on pending legislation regarding sexual assaults in the military. Susan WalshAP From... Read more
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WSB-TV 2 Atlanta
State Department battles criticism of Tillerson's managementthe reorganization with State Department officials had been "very unsatisfactor
WSB-TV 2 Atlanta / Posted 7 days ago
the reorganization with State Department officials had been "very unsatisfactory" and incomplete. A day later, McCain, the Senate Armed Services Committee chairman, wrote a letter with Democratic Sen. Jeanne Shaheen criticizing the department for... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
State Department battles criticism of Tillerson's managementthe reorganization with State Department officials had been "very unsatisfactor
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 7 days ago
the reorganization with State Department officials had been "very unsatisfactory" and incomplete. A day later, McCain, the Senate Armed Services Committee chairman, wrote a letter with Democratic Sen. Jeanne Shaheen criticizing the department for... Read more
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ABC News
State Department battles criticism of Tillerson's managementthe reorganization with State Department officials had been "very unsatisfactor
ABC News / Posted 7 days ago
the reorganization with State Department officials had been "very unsatisfactory" and incomplete. A day later, McCain, the Senate Armed Services Committee chairman, wrote a letter with Democratic Sen. Jeanne Shaheen criticizing the department for... Read more
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New York Daily News
State Department battles criticism of Tillerson's managementthe reorganization with State Department officials had been "very unsatisfactor
New York Daily News / Posted 7 days ago
the reorganization with State Department officials had been "very unsatisfactory" and incomplete. A day later, McCain, the Senate Armed Services Committee chairman, wrote a letter with Democratic Sen. Jeanne Shaheen criticizing the department for... Read more
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Business Insider
John McCain just gave a big boost to the GOP tax billnumerous hearings and spending four days debating the bill and considering amen
Business Insider / Posted 7 days ago
numerous hearings and spending four days debating the bill and considering amendments in committee." "As chairman of the Senate Armed Services Committee, I value the process of moving important pieces of legislation through regular order," he... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
Senate Approves $700B Defense Authorization Bill, Sends It to President's Deskbipartisan support for this defense budget should serve as a reminder of the tr
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 7 days ago
bipartisan support for this defense budget should serve as a reminder of the troubling state of our military today," said Senate Armed Services Committee Chair John McCain, R-Ariz., who helped shepherd the bill. "I call upon the president to sign... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
Congress passes $700B defense bill, sends to Trump's deskwhich will provide our Armed Forces with the resources, training, and equipment
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 7 days ago
which will provide our Armed Forces with the resources, training, and equipment they need to keep us safe," Chairman of the Senate Armed Services Committee Sen. John McCain said in a statement on Thursday. This year's bill authorizes a major hike... Read more
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News 8000
Congress passes $700B defense bill, sends to Trump's deskwhich will provide our Armed Forces with the resources, training, and equipment
News 8000 / Posted 7 days ago
which will provide our Armed Forces with the resources, training, and equipment they need to keep us safe," Chairman of the Senate Armed Services Committee Sen. John McCain said in a statement on Thursday. This year's bill authorizes a major hike... Read more
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KEYT 3 Santa Barbara
Congress passes $700B defense bill, sends to Trump's deskwhich will provide our Armed Forces with the resources, training, and equipment
KEYT 3 Santa Barbara / Posted 7 days ago
which will provide our Armed Forces with the resources, training, and equipment they need to keep us safe," Chairman of the Senate Armed Services Committee Sen. John McCain said in a statement on Thursday. This year's bill authorizes a major hike... Read more
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KECI Missoula
Congress passes $700B defense bill, sends to Trump's deskwhich will provide our Armed Forces with the resources, training, and equipment
KECI Missoula / Posted 7 days ago
which will provide our Armed Forces with the resources, training, and equipment they need to keep us safe," Chairman of the Senate Armed Services Committee Sen. John McCain said in a statement on Thursday. This year's bill authorizes a major hike... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Congress passes $700B defense bill, sends to Trump's deskwhich will provide our Armed Forces with the resources, training, and equipment
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 7 days ago
which will provide our Armed Forces with the resources, training, and equipment they need to keep us safe," Chairman of the Senate Armed Services Committee Sen. John McCain said in a statement on Thursday. This year's bill authorizes a major hike... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
Congress passes $700B defense bill, sends to Trump's deskwhich will provide our Armed Forces with the resources, training, and equipment
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 7 days ago
which will provide our Armed Forces with the resources, training, and equipment they need to keep us safe," Chairman of the Senate Armed Services Committee Sen. John McCain said in a statement on Thursday. This year's bill authorizes a major hike... Read more
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KXLY-TV Spokane
Congress passes $700B defense bill, sends to Trump's deskwhich will provide our Armed Forces with the resources, training, and equipment
KXLY-TV Spokane / Posted 7 days ago
which will provide our Armed Forces with the resources, training, and equipment they need to keep us safe," Chairman of the Senate Armed Services Committee Sen. John McCain said in a statement on Thursday. This year's bill authorizes a major hike... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
Congress passes $700B defense bill, sends to Trump's deskwhich will provide our Armed Forces with the resources, training, and equipment
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 7 days ago
which will provide our Armed Forces with the resources, training, and equipment they need to keep us safe," Chairman of the Senate Armed Services Committee Sen. John McCain said in a statement on Thursday. This year's bill authorizes a major hike... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
Congress passes $700B defense bill, sends to Trump's deskwhich will provide our Armed Forces with the resources, training, and equipment
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 7 days ago
which will provide our Armed Forces with the resources, training, and equipment they need to keep us safe," Chairman of the Senate Armed Services Committee Sen. John McCain said in a statement on Thursday. This year's bill authorizes a major hike... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
Congress passes $700B defense bill, sends to Trump's deskwhich will provide our Armed Forces with the resources, training, and equipment
KRCR TV Redding / Posted 7 days ago
which will provide our Armed Forces with the resources, training, and equipment they need to keep us safe," Chairman of the Senate Armed Services Committee Sen. John McCain said in a statement on Thursday. This year's bill authorizes a major hike... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Congress passes $700B defense bill, sends to Trump's deskwhich will provide our Armed Forces with the resources, training, and equipment
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 7 days ago
which will provide our Armed Forces with the resources, training, and equipment they need to keep us safe," Chairman of the Senate Armed Services Committee Sen. John McCain said in a statement on Thursday. This year's bill authorizes a major hike... Read more
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KESQ Palm Springs
Congress passes $700B defense bill, sends to Trump's deskwhich will provide our Armed Forces with the resources, training, and equipment
KESQ Palm Springs / Posted 7 days ago
which will provide our Armed Forces with the resources, training, and equipment they need to keep us safe," Chairman of the Senate Armed Services Committee Sen. John McCain said in a statement on Thursday. This year's bill authorizes a major hike... Read more
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13 WMAZ Macon
Senate confirms Robert McMahon for Pentagon postsecretary of defense. McMahon was approved Thursday by the full Senate on a vo
13 WMAZ Macon / Posted 7 days ago
secretary of defense. McMahon was approved Thursday by the full Senate on a voice vote, according to its website.. The Senate Armed Services Committee on Tuesday approved his nomination and sent it to the full Senate. In September, President... Read more
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