STELA Markup Held Over

June 19, 2014

It was scheduled to be marked up today (June 19), but was held over at the request of a Republican, according to a committee spokesperson. Not only can one senator hold up a nomination, but according to committee rules, a single Senator can ask that business, in this case a bill markup, be held over by one week.

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