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Martinez and Nelson team up to vote YES on Sotomayor

Both Florida senators have just voted to back President Barack Obama's choice for Supreme Court justice.

Martinez is one of nine Republicans to vote for Sonia Sotomayor. Nelson took to the floor this afternoon, saying he believes the first Hispanic to serve on the court "will be a fair, impartial and an outstanding Supreme Court justice."

New Sen. Al Franken made it official: the vote, 68 to 31 in favor of confirmation.