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Judd Gregg

Elena Kagan, the 112th Supreme Court Justice

August 6, 2010

The Senate voted last evening to confirm Elena Kagan 63-37 as John Paul Stevens’ replacement on the Supreme Court.  She will be sworn in tomorrow and will preside with the others on October 1. In the end, five Republicans voted for her and one Democrat voted against her (Ben Nelson, who’s on clean up duty [...]

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Sen. Judd Gregg Schools Peter Orszag

February 3, 2010

Sen. Judd Gregg schooled White House Budget Director Peter Orszag over the White House’s plan to reuse repaid TARP funds for other purposes.  Gregg points out that the law requires that repaid TARP money be used to pay down the debt, and pushes Orszag on that point.  Fun to watch.

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Judd Gregg to Team Obama: Your Budget is a Lie

March 13, 2009

The appointment and withdrawal of Sen. Judd Gregg consideration for the post of Commerce Secretary was a fortunate occurrence for Republicans.  His criticisms now carry some perceived extra weight, because he was deemed a good choice for a leadership role by Barack Obama, so any criticism now leveled at him from the Obama Administration can [...]

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