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Committee approves funding to Cheney's office in 15-14 vote
July 12, 2007
BY ANDREW TAYLOR
WASHINGTON — The White House scored a win Thursday on Capitol Hill after a moderate Senate Democrat broke with his party to restore funding for Vice President Dick Cheney’s office.
The 15-14 vote in the Senate Appropriations Committee came after the House last month narrowly rejected a companion bid to punish Cheney in a continuing battle over whether he is complying with national security disclosure rules.
Sen. Ben Nelson, D-Neb., switched his position from a subcommittee vote Tuesday.
No love lost here. That horrid rug has always gotten on my nerves.