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No Cloture on Patriot Act

From the press gallery:
"According to ML Frist.  Cloture would have brought debate to an end, and it was not invoked.  Frist has objected to a short-term extension proposed by Sen. Leahy."
Cloture was not passed 52-47.
Republicans voting against were: Craig, Hagel, Murkowski and Sununu.

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Miss Carpenter was formerly a congressional correspondent & assistant editor for HUMAN EVENTS. She is the author of "The Vast Right-Wing Conspiracy's Dossier on Hillary Rodham Clinton," published by Regnery (a HUMAN EVENTS sister company).

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