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Flake Pledges To Block Committee Votes On Judges — Until Mueller Bill On Senate Floor

Sen. Jeff Flake, R-Ariz., (left) and Sen. Chris Coons, D-Del., speak to members of the media during a news conference Wednesday on the Special Counsel Independence and Integrity Act at the U.S. Capitol in Washington, D.C.

Sen. Jeff Flake, R-Ariz., holds the deciding vote on a narrowly-divided Senate Judiciary Committee. There are currently 21 judicial nominees awaiting a vote by the committee.

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