After months of holding up hundreds of military promotions in protest of the Pentagon's abortion policy, Alabama Senator Tommy Tuberville has finally lifted his blockade. Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer announced on Tuesday that the Senate confirmed eleven top military nominees, marking a significant step forward for the stalled process.
Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer said on Tuesday the Senate confirmed eleven top military nominees after Tuberville agreed to end his blockade following pressure from his own party.
Tuberville's blockade, in place since February, faced increasing criticism from both sides of the aisle. Republicans, concerned about the impact. . .