The senator said Obama’s nomination of Anthony Blinken endangers U.S. military service members.
Sen. Tom Coburn (R-Okla.) blocked the Senate from passing the the Clay Hunt SAV Act.
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The legislation passed 89-11, and now heads to President Obama's desk.
The senator attacked the land use package included in the defense bill.
“The American people deserve to know the whole truth about this episode,” Sen. Carl Levin (D-Mich.) said.
GOP senators objected to the inclusion of an unrelated lands package in the NDAA.
Republicans blocked Gillibrand's attempt to bring up her legislation.
Sen. Mark Udall bashed Obama and the CIA after release of interrogation report.
Sen. Mike Lee (R-Utah) blasted unrelated land use measures.
The Senate passed a two-year Coast Guard Authorization Act on Wednesday.