Hold everything: A look back at some of Senator Tom Coburn's lonely battles to block bills
Coburn's hold on food safety bill just the latest in a series of fights to block fast-track approval
BY CHRIS CASTEEL •
Published: September 26, 2010
WASHINGTON — U.S. Sen. Tom Coburn single-handedly has been blocking fast-track passage of a food safety bill, frustrating Senate Democratic leaders who tried unsuccessfully to get an agreement to appease him last week.