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Sen. Kerry: Some lawmakers 'more comfortable' with Sea Treaty vote after election

Sen. John Kerry (D-Mass.) said some lawmakers “on and off the committee” have candidly told him they'd “be more comfortable” if they could avoid having to cast the controversial vote during the campaign season.

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He made the announcement during a high-level hearing with Secretary of State Hillary Clinton, Defense Secretary Leon Panetta and Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Gen. Martin Dempsey.

Read more about Kerry's decision on The Hill's Global Affairs blog.


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