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Alito Finds Scant Democratic Support


From Reuters:

"U.S. Supreme Court nominee Samuel Alito had no apparent success on Wednesday in adding to his scant Democratic support in the Republican-led Senate, which is expected to soon confirm him.

"So far, just one of the Senate’s 44 Democrats — moderate Ben Nelson of Nebraska — has said he will vote for Alito. All but about a half dozen others appear certain to oppose him."

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