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The Latest: Baldwin votes against CIA nominee Haspel

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Senate confirms Gina Haspel as first female CIA chief

Senate confirms Gina Haspel as first female CIA chief

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Senators voted Thursday to confirm Gina Haspel as the first female director of the CIA.
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Gina Haspel confirmed as first female CIA director

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Gina Haspel was confirmed Thursday to be the first female director of the CIA with the help of votes from a half-dozen Senate Democrats.
Haspel was confirmed in a 54-45 vote, the culmination of a roller-coaster nomination that appeared to be in danger at several points after she was abruptly selected by President Donald Trump in March.
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Senate votes to confirm Gina Haspel as next CIA director

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The Senate is voting on Gina Haspel's confirmation as next CIA director
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Gina Haspel confirmed as CIA head in Senate vote

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Gina Haspel is the new director of the CIA, after getting confirmed in the US Senate. Several Democrats crossed the aisle and gave her the green light, despite objecting to Haspel's role in the CIA's torture program.
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Senate set to vote on Trump's nomination for CIA director

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The Senate is set to vote Thursday on President Donald Trump's nomination of Gina Haspel as the first female director at the CIA.
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Haspel set to be next CIA director after Senate procedural vote

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Gina Haspel is poised to become CIA director after clearing a key procedural vote in the Senate Thursday in a 54-44 vote. A final vote to confirm her as the agency's first female chief is imminent. Haspel, a 33-year veteran of the CIA, will succeed Mike Pompeo, who was confirmed as President Donald Trump's secretary of state late last month.
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The Latest: Senate to vote Thursday on CIA nominee Haspel

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WASHINGTON - The Latest on a vote to confirm Gina Haspel as CIA director :
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The Senate is set to vote Thursday to confirm Gina Haspel as the first female director at the CIA.
Haspel's nomination to lead the spy agency revived a debate on its now-banned torture program. She is expected to be confirmed after several Democrats joined most Republicans in saying they would back President Donald Trump's nominee.
Republican Sen. John Cornyn said in a floor speech Thursday afternoon that the Senate would be voting soon.
Majority Leader Mitch McConnell was able to push voting past...
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Baldwin to vote against CIA nominee Haspel

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