Rand Paul threatens to block Yellen nomination vote
October 30th, 2013
11:55 AM ET
12 months ago

Rand Paul threatens to block Yellen nomination vote

(CNNMoney) - Rand Paul is threatening to try to block the full Senate from considering President Obama's nomination of Janet Yellen to head the Federal Reserve.

The Kentucky Republican said in a statement that he intends to put a hold on the nomination unless his legislation to have audits of the Fed is brought to a vote as well.

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  1. Thomas

    Who will read us the next children's story from the Senate floor , Teddy Cruz or Randy Paul ?

    I wish they would read Lord of the Fly's , that would fill a few hours !

    They GOP wouldn't understand the book , just as they didn't understand Green Eggs and Ham !

    October 30, 2013 01:26 pm at 1:26 pm |
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