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Senate Proceeding on Dec 18th, 2010 :: 2:52:45 to 2:54:25
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Richard Burr

2:52:43 to 2:53:03( Edit History Discussion )

Richard Burr: support his nomination. i yield the floor. a senator: mr. president? the presiding officer: the senator from north carolina is recognized. can i just ask that -- the senator from north carolina is recognized. mr. burr: mr. president, i my colleague from north carolina in praising the nomination of judge albert diaz and urge my

Richard Burr

2:52:45 to 2:54:25( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Richard Burr

Richard Burr

2:53:04 to 2:53:25( Edit History Discussion )

Richard Burr: colleagues to approve this nomination. the fourth circuit has suffered for some time under partisan politics. good nominees have falling by the wayside and that time needs to stop. judge diaz is immensely qualified for this position and will serve well on the court.

Richard Burr

2:53:26 to 2:53:46( Edit History Discussion )

Richard Burr: he's proven himself already by earning a reputation as a fair and impartial judge and also for dedicated public service in the marines and his community. after the treatment of some of the nominees for the fourth circuit and what they were subjected to, i'm impressed that we still have high-caliber nominees like judge albert diaz

Richard Burr

2:53:47 to 2:54:07( Edit History Discussion )

Richard Burr: who would step forward to go through the nomination process. it's a proud day that judge diaz is getting the vote that so many never did. i urge my colleagues to vote in favor of this nomination and get this good man on the fourth circuit. the presiding officer: all time has expired.

Richard Burr

2:54:08 to 2:54:29( Edit History Discussion )

Richard Burr: the question's on the diaz no all those in favor signify by saying aye. opposed? the ayes appear to have it. the ayes do have it. the nomination is confirmed. under the previous order, there

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