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Graham Says He'll Block Nominations Over Benghazi

WASHINGTON (AP) - Some high-profile nominees to top federal posts could be kept waiting.
    
Republican Sen. Lindsey Graham is threatening to hold up all federal nominees until Congress gets to put questions to survivors of last year's attack on the U.S. diplomatic post in Libya. The attack killed the U.S. ambassador and three other Americans.
    
Among the nominees awaiting Senate confirmation is Janet Yellen, who's in line to be chair of the Federal Reserve.
    
Graham is among lawmakers who are not satisfied with information they've received so far on the attack.
 

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