Sanity Re-Emerges - Clinton Confirmation Delayed by Senator’s Objection

Laura Litvan | Bloomberg.com | Tues Jan 20, 2009

The U.S. Senate will delay a vote on Hillary Clinton’s nomination to become secretary of state until tomorrow at the earliest after a Republican senator objected to her confirmation by voice vote today.

Senator John Cornyn, a Texas Republican, said he insists on “a full and open debate” to examine potential conflicts of interests in donations to the foundation of former President Bill Clinton, husband of New York Senator Clinton.

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