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Where can I find the Senate vote for Lynn Scarlett to be Deputy Secretary of the Interior?

There was no recorded vote on the nomination. PN227 — Patricia Lynn Scarlett — Department of the Interior 11/18/2005 - Confirmed by the Senate by Voice Vote.
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Where can I find the Senate vote for Lynn Scarlett to be Deputy Secretary of the Interior?

A quick search on congress.gov turned up this result, which seems to suggest that this was a voice vote (i.e. individual votes were not recorded at all) that happened on 18 November 2005.
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What makes the "Nuclear Option" in the US Senate a precedent that its chair has to uphold?

It is a precedent that the chair has to uphold because the Senate says so. When the "nuclear option" was first used, to allow cloture on appointments by simple majority this question was ...
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Do US Senate election run-offs run ad infinitum?

Answering the the third part (the other one correctly answers the other questions) : there is rarely, if ever, a provision for when a popular election is tied in countries or territories where the ...
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What was the median difference between governor and Senate results in 2022?

ABC News has quite a nice dashboard which makes this figure fairly easy to calculate. The median gap between the senate and the gubernatorial results is 2.43 percentage points in favor of the ...
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Do US Senate election run-offs run ad infinitum?

Run-off elections - in states where they take place - only happen between the top two candidates, where neither of these candidates received over 50% of the vote in the first ballot. In the case of ...
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