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Kadie Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Aug-06-09 02:12 PM
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Sen. Byrd arrives back on Capitol Hill to vote for Judge Sotomayor - pics

Sen. Robert Byrd, D-W.Va. , waves as he arrives back on Capitol Hill in Washington, Thursday, Aug. 6, 2009, in order to vote on Supreme Court nominee Sonia Sotomayor.


Sen. Robert Byrd, D-W.Va. , accompanied by long time staffer and scheduler Martha Anne McIntosh, waves as he arrives back on Capitol Hill in Washington, Thursday, Aug. 6, 2009, in order to vote on Supreme Court nominee Sonia Sotomayor.


Sen. Robert Byrd, D-W.Va. , accompanied by long time staffer and scheduler Martha Anne McIntosh, arrives back on Capitol Hill in Washington, Thursday, Aug. 6, 2009, in order to vote on Supreme Court nominee Sonia Sotomayor.

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Ocracoker16 Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Aug-06-09 02:13 PM
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1. thank you to Senator Byrd
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dave29 Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Aug-06-09 02:13 PM
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2. He looks good
!
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PretzelWarrior Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Aug-06-09 02:14 PM
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4. really? compared to Strom at the last? yes. compared to himself a year ago? no
it makes it all the more great he could get out and vote on this despite his ailments and frailty.
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Medusa Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Aug-06-09 02:16 PM
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6. I have to admit--I was taken back by how much he's aged
in just a year. But I'm very thankful he was able to be there today for this!
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Kadie Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Aug-06-09 05:10 PM
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8. He has had a rough time lately.
Glad he made it to the vote.



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babylonsister Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Aug-06-09 02:14 PM
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3. He looks so fragile. I'm glad he made it. nt
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Inuca Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Aug-06-09 02:15 PM
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5. And Kennedy...
:cry:
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malaise Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Aug-06-09 02:16 PM
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7. Heard them call his name
Too sad.
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PDittie Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Aug-07-09 06:18 AM
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9. Yeah. Couldn't make this vote.
The end is near for our lion.
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