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David Vitter drops filibuster threat of EPA nominee, but hurdles remain

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Sen. David Vitter, R-La., on Tuesday dropped his threat to filibuster the nomination of Gina McCarthy, President Obama's pick to lead the Environmental Protection Agency, potentially easing the path to confirmation for the woman expected to spearhead Obama's second-term crackdown on carbon emissions. "I've had very productive conversations with EPA over the last several weeks and believe the...

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