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Senate Proceeding on Dec 22nd, 2010 :: 6:01:05 to 6:02:20
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Patrick Leahy

6:00:46 to 6:01:08( Edit History Discussion )

Patrick Leahy: senatothe vice president: the senatorfrom arizona. statement in the record. this is the nomination of mary margia to be appoint to the ninth circuit court of appeals. i urge my colleagues to support her, and ask for the yeas and nays on the vote. the vice president: is there a sufficient second? there is a sufficient second. the clerk will call the roll -- mr. leahy: mr. president, there's time reserved here too.

Patrick Leahy

6:01:05 to 6:02:20( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Patrick Leahy

Patrick Leahy

6:01:09 to 6:01:29( Edit History Discussion )

Patrick Leahy: the vice president: i beg your pardon. the senator from vermont. mr. leahy: ten years ago, mary margia became the first latino to serve as a federal judge. the vice president: please be order in the senate to the senator from vermont can be heard. mr. leahy: she became the first latino to serve as a federal judge in arizona when she was nominated by president clinton

Patrick Leahy

6:01:30 to 6:01:51( Edit History Discussion )

Patrick Leahy: to serve on the u.s. district court for the district of arizona. she'll now become the first hispanic and only the second woman to serve on the ninth circuit. a senator: can we have order. the vice president: please be order in the senate. the senator from vermont. mr. leahy: i'm glad to see it finally go through. she was confirmed unanimously. it's been held up for months

Patrick Leahy

6:01:52 to 6:02:15( Edit History Discussion )

Patrick Leahy: even though she was confirmed unanimously. i'm glad she's now finally going through. she deserves to be confirmed. i put my whole statement in the record. the vice president: the yeas and nays have been ordered. the clerk will call the roll.

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