Politics & Government

April 20, 2010

McCaskill slams GOP for secret holds on Obama nominees

U.S. Sen. Claire McCaskill, D-Mo., on Tuesday demanded that Senate Republicans stop blocking Obama appointments, noting that Republicans have placed holds on more than 80 nominees. Minority Whip John Kyl, R-Ariz., agreed, then objected to every nomination but one that McCaskill tried to bring to a vote.

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