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Vt. Sen. Sanders lone 'no' Commerce secretary vote

WCAX - 11:03 am Wed Jun 26th, 2013

Vermont U.S. Sen. Bernie Sanders is standing alone with his "no" vote against billionaire business executive Penny Pritzker's confirmation by the Senate to become secretary of the Commerce Department. The Senate on Tuesday approved Pritzker's nomination by a vote of 97-1.

Sanders say the country needs a secretary of commerce who will represent the interests of working Americans and their families, not simply the interests of large corporations.

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