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Senate Panel Delays Vote on Bolton Confirmation

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Senate Panel Delays Vote on Bolton Confirmation

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Senate Panel Delays Vote on Bolton Confirmation

Senate Panel Delays Vote on Bolton Confirmation

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Plans for the Senate Foreign Relations committee to vote on the embattled nomination of John Bolton for ambassador to the United Nations fell apart Tuesday. Republican Sen. George Voinovich of Ohio broke ranks with his party, asking for more time to probe allegations of misdeeds by Bolton.