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Troy Edgar, Republican candidate for California Congressional in District 47
Troy Edgar

According to the Daily Digest of the United States Senate, former Los Alamitos Mayor Troy Edgar was confirmed to the position of Chief Financial Officer for the United States Department of Homeland Security by a vote of 62 yeas and 31 nays. The cloture vote took place around 2:15 p.m. after an hour’s recess, and was recorded in the Congressional record on page S2365 (pdf). Both California Senators, Dianne Feinstein and Kamala Harris, voted against his nomination.