U.S. Senate advances nomination of Biden U.N. nominee, final vote due Tuesday By Reuters


© Reuters. FILE PHOTO: Senate Foreign Relations Committee Confimration hearing for UN ambassador nominee Linda Thomas-Greenfield in Washington

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The U.S. Senate voted on Monday to advance the nomination of President Joe Biden’s pick to be ambassador to the United Nations, Linda Thomas-Greenfield, clearing the way for a vote on her confirmation on Tuesday.

The tally was 75-20 on a procedural measure to end debate. All 20 of the “no” votes came from Republicans.

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