Loretta Lynch Confirmation Vote Deadlock a U.S. Postwar First

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US Attorney for the Eastern District of New York Loretta Lynch (L) and FBI Assistant Director-in-Charge George Venizelos (R) announce that Juan Elias Garcia, also known as 'Cruzito', from El Salvador, has been added to FBIs Ten Most Wanted Fugitives March 26, 2014 in New York.

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The confirmation of Loretta Lynch as U.S. attorney general is breaking new ground: It’s being delayed even though she is untainted by scandal, questions about her qualifications or extreme ideological views.

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