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TO CONFIRM THE NOMINATION OF WILLIAM E. COLBY TO BE DIRECTOR OF THE CENTRAL INTELLIGENCE AGENCY.

Aug 1, 1973 .

Totals

All Votes D R I C
Yea 83%
 
 
 
 
83
40
 
41
 
1
 
1
 
Nay 13%
 
 
 
 
13
13
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
Not Voting 4%
 
 
 
 
4
3
 
1
 
0
 
0
 

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The Yea votes represented 87% of the country’s population by apportioning each state’s population to its voting senators.

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