Senate Session, Part 1

The Senate took cloture votes on the nominations of Representative Mel Watt (D-NC) to be director of the Federal Housing Finance Agency,… read more

The Senate took cloture votes on the nominations of Representative Mel Watt (D-NC) to be director of the Federal Housing Finance Agency, and Patricia Millett for Washington, D.C. Circuit Court judge. Both motions failed to get the required 60 votes to end debate. 

At noon, former Newark Mayor Cory Booker (D-NJ) was sworn in by Vice President Joe Biden to take the Senate seat formerly occupied by Senator Frank Launtenberg (D-NJ). close

*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.

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Senate Session, Part 1

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Program ID:
315978-1
Category:
Senate Proceeding
Format:
Senate Proceeding
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Oct 31, 2013

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  • Oct 31, 2013 | 9:59am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Oct 31, 2013 | 7:00pm EDT | C-SPAN RADIO
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