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Jeff Flake Says He'll Oppose Trump Judicial Nominees Over Robert Mueller Protection Bill

29 days ago   |   By The Huffington Post

He made the announcement shortly after Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell objected to Flake's request to hold a vote on a bill shielding the special counsel.
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U.S. Senate's Flake takes a stand on protecting Mueller probe

U.S. Senate's Flake takes a stand on protecting Mueller probe

29 days ago   |   By Reuters

A lone Republican lawmaker on Wednesday vowed to block judicial nominations in the U.S. Senate until Republican leader Mitch McConnell agrees to hold a vote on a measure to protect a probe into Russia's role in the 2016 presidential election.
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Jeff Flake threatens to block Trump's judicial nominees until Senate votes on bill to protect Mueller

Jeff Flake threatens to block Trump's judicial nominees until Senate votes on bill to protect Mueller

29 days ago   |   By Business Insider

Arizona Sen. Jeff Flake said he will not vote to advance President Trump's judicial nominees until Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell allows a floor vote on the legislation to protect special counsel Robert Mueller.
Flake, who is retiring at the end of the year, has previously called for voting on the bill.
McConnell has a large amount of nominees he would like to confirm by the time the 115th Congress disbands in December.
WASHINGTON - Republican Sen. Jeff Flake announced Wednesday that he will not vote to advance judicial nominees sent by President Donald Trump unless Senate Majority...
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Flake vows not to back Trump's judicial nominees until Senate votes on Mueller protection bill

29 days ago   |   By CNBC

The Arizona Republican, who did not seek re-election and will retire at the end of his term, made the announcement on the Senate floor, minutes after Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., objected to his attempt to bring up the bill.
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