March 18, 2009 in Nation/World
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Senate Commerce Committee Chairman Sen. Jay Rockefeller, D-W.Va., left, and the committee’s ranking Republican Sen. Kay Bailey Hutchison, R-Texas, center, greet Commerce Secretary-designate, former Washington Gov. Gary Locke on Capitol Hill in Washington, on March 18, 2009, before the start of the committee’s confirmation hearing for Locke.