I am not proud of what I am about to write and before you continue reading there is something you should know: I am fairly certain that events today mark the beginning of Armageddon...keep an eye out for locusts.
This morning...crikey, this is difficult...I applauded Democrats and jeered Republicans.
I`m sorry! Well, not really.
Despite my express instructions
, the nomination of Julie Myers to head ICE passed the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs by a 7-2 party-line vote.
Fortunately, the nomination now heads to the Senate floor, where it should face some pretty tough opposition.
Source: US Senate
The Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs held a business meeting at 10 a.m. on Friday, October 7, 2005, in SD-342.
1. Nomination of Julie L. Myers to be Assistant Secretary, U.S. Department of Homeland Security
Results: Ordered reported favorably by a roll call vote of 7 Yeas and 2 Nays. In addition, there were 2 Yeas by proxy and 4 Nays by proxy.
AkakaYeas by Proxy
DomeniciNays by Proxy