Immediately after the vote, Clinton was to be sworn in during a private ceremony at the Capitol.
The Senate voted 94-2. The dissenting Republican Senators Bitter “Dave” Vitter of Louisiana and Jim “DeMented” DeMint from So. Carolina opposing.
Senator McCain came to the rescue and called off the deliberate attempt of those irksome partisan Republican dogs threatening to stall Hillary’s confirmation. Thank you, John McCain!
“The administration also planned to name former Senate Democratic leader George J. Mitchell as Clinton’s special envoy for the Middle East. Dennis Ross, a longtime U.S. negotiator, was also expected to advise Clinton on Mideast policy, according to officials who spoke on condition of anonymity because they were not authorized to speak publicly about the move. “
So, what is happening here? George Mitchell? Was he a last minute appointment. Who did he replace? Very interesting- the plot thickens.
For the most important pressing question of the day.
WHERE ARE PICTURES OF HILLARY IN HER INAUGURAL BALL GOWN?
It seems there has been a total BLACKOUT of pictures of Hillary and Bill at the Inaugural Ball!