The Senate confirmed, 77-17, Lester M. Crawford, of Maryland, to be Commissioner of Food and Drugs.
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- Michael "Mike" B. Enzi U.S. Senator [R] Wyoming
- William "Bill" Frist U.S. Senator [R] Tennessee
- Chuck Grassley U.S. Senator [R] Iowa
- Thomas "Tom" Harkin U.S. Senator [D] Iowa
- Orrin Hatch U.S. Senator [R] Utah
- Edward "Ted" M. Kennedy U.S. Senator [D] Massachusetts
- Mary Landrieu U.S. Senator [D] Louisiana
- Patrick J. Leahy U.S. Senator [D] Vermont
- Mitch McConnell Jr. U.S. Senator [R] Kentucky
- Harry Reid U.S. Senator [D] Nevada
- Richard C. Shelby U.S. Senator [R] Alabama
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