630am…they are trying to minimize the time that people will have to lobby the undecided.
Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) has scheduled a vote at 6:30 a.m. Friday, an unusually early time, to advance Betsy DeVos’s nomination to serve as secretary of Education.
Senate Republicans say they are getting fed up with Democratic obstruction and the extra early vote will allow them to get a head start in running time off the procedural clock.
McConnell is confident he will have the 51 votes he needs Friday to end debate on DeVos.
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