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March 03, 2010

The Chicago Way: Obama Names Brother of Undecided Democrat to Appeals Court

Hey, not saying you should change your vote, but your brother might think you should...

Tonight, Barack Obama will host ten House Democrats who voted against the health care bill in November at the White House; he's obviously trying to persuade them to switch their votes to yes. One of the ten is Jim Matheson of Utah. The White House just sent out a press release announcing that today President Obama nominated Matheson's brother Scott M. Matheson, Jr. to the United States Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit.

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