July 20, 2010
Supreme Court nominee Elena Kagan approved by Senate Judiciary Committee in 13-6 vote
Elena Kagan, President Obama’s Supreme Court nominee, won approval from the Senate Judiciary Committee on a nearly party-line vote Tuesday, her next to last hurdle before gaining a lifetime seat on the high court.
The vote was 13-6, with Sen. Lindsey Graham (R-S.C.) joining the majority Democrats.
Read the full story at LATimes.com.