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Lynch Wins Judiciary Approval in Bid for Attorney General

by Associated Press

U.S. Mission Geneva/ Eric Bridiers

Loretta Lynch won approval from a key Senate committee Thursday to serve as the nation's next attorney general, as divided Republicans clashed over her support for President Barack Obama's immigration policies.

The 12 to 8 vote in the Judiciary Committee sent Lynch's nomination to the full Senate. Three Republicans joined all committee Democrats in voting "yes."

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