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On the Nomination PN1641: Gen. David H. Petraeus, in the Army, to be General

Jul 10, 2008 at 2:01 p.m. ET.

Totals

All Votes R D I
Yea 98%
 
 
 
95
48
 
45
 
2
 
Nay 2%
 
 
 
2
0
 
2
 
0
 
Not Voting
 
 
 
3
1
 
2
 
0
 

Nomination Confirmed. Simple Majority Required. Source: senate.gov.

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