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March 05, 2014


Democrats Help Block Obama's Pick

Roll Call: "Seven Senate Democrats joined Republicans to block President Barack Obama's pick of Debo P. Adegbile to lead the Department of Justice's Civil Rights Division amid a controversy over his legal defense of convicted cop killer Mumia Abu-Jamal."

"Adegbile's nomination needed a simple majority to cut off debate but the chamber voted 47-52 against him."












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