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Halligan Vote Could Rekindle Judges Fight

Douglas Graham/CQ Roll Call
Grassley, ranking member of the Senate Judiciary Committee, said he hopes Republicans can again filibuster Halliganís nomination, a nominee to the second-highest court in the land, who they believe has an activist record.

ďMore than 60 percent of the current vacancies donít have nominees,Ē the Grassley spokeswoman said. ďSo to blame the Republicans for the number of vacancies is pretty disingenuous.Ē

This version corrects the Senate Judiciary Committee vote on Halligan.

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