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Senate Proceeding on Apr 10th, 2008 :: 8:23:34 to 8:25:30
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John Cornyn

8:23:34 to 8:23:39( Edit History Discussion )

John Cornyn: call: the presiding officer: the senator from vermont. mr. leahy: mr. president, i ask unanimous consent the call of the quorum be dispensed with. the presiding officer: without objection. mr. leahy:

John Cornyn

8:23:34 to 8:25:30( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: John Cornyn

John Cornyn

8:23:39 to 8:23:51( Edit History Discussion )

John Cornyn: mr. president, i ask unanimous consent that three minutes be yielded to the senator from texas. the presiding officer: without objection. mr. cornyn: mr. president? the presiding officer: the senator from

John Cornyn

8:23:51 to 8:24:03( Edit History Discussion )

John Cornyn: texas. mr. cornyn: mr. president, i'm grateful to the dgristinguished chairman of the senate judiciary committee for moving this nomination of catharina haynes to the fifth circuit court of appeals and i'm

John Cornyn

8:24:03 to 8:24:15( Edit History Discussion )

John Cornyn: pleased that she's been unanimously confirmed here today by a voice vote. i do have a more extensive remarks which i'd ask be made part of the record by unanimous consent. the presiding officer: without

John Cornyn

8:24:15 to 8:24:29( Edit History Discussion )

John Cornyn: objection. mr. cornyn: judge haynes is actual a former state district court -- actually a former state district court judge and i'm proud to call her now judge haynes, as a confirmed united rm states circuit

John Cornyn

8:24:29 to 8:24:44( Edit History Discussion )

John Cornyn: court judge, and concur with the american bar association's unanimous opinion that miss haynes is -- quote -- "well qualified" for a seat on the fearl pell lat bench. her record -- federal appellate bench.

John Cornyn

8:24:44 to 8:24:57( Edit History Discussion )

John Cornyn: her record as both a state judge and member of the bar amptly demonstrates her acumen, dedication to public service required for those no, ma'am night serve on our nation's appellate courts. so i am -- i

John Cornyn

8:24:57 to 8:25:08( Edit History Discussion )

John Cornyn: know we want to move to vote on other judges. i will not extend my remarks, but as i said merely rely on those written remarks being made part of the record. again, let me express my appreciation to

John Cornyn

8:25:08 to 8:25:30( Edit History Discussion )

John Cornyn: the chairman for his courtesy in moving to important nomination. i yield the floor. mr. leahy: i thank the senator from texas. i believe we're ready to vote. the presiding officer: under the previous

Bill Nelson

8:25:30 to 8:26:10( Edit History Discussion )

Bill Nelson: order, the question occurs on the nomination of brian stacy miller to be united states district judge for the eastern district of arkansas. the yeas and nays are ordered. the clerk will call the roll. vote:

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