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U.S. Senate confirms John E. Dowdell to U.S. district judgeship in Tulsa

After months of stalling by Republicans, Tulsa native Dowdell is cleared unanimously, but another Oklahoma nominee is still awaiting a vote

BY CHRIS CASTEEL Modified: December 11, 2012 at 9:47 pm •  Published: December 12, 2012

WASHINGTON — After months of Republican stalling, the Senate on Tuesday unanimously confirmed John E. Dowdell to be a U.S. district judge in Tulsa.

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