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Month May 2005

Reid Statement on President’s Rose Garden Remarks

Senate Democratic Leader Harry Reid (D-NV) released the following statement today regarding comments made by President Bush at his Rose Garden press conference: “For months, Washington Republicans have used their power to pursue the goals of right-wing activists, while Democrats have focused on a reform agenda that meets the challenges facing the American people. If,…

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Reid Announces Faith Symposium

Will focus on ways to aid religious organizations in providing social services to underserved communities Las Vegas, NV – At a meeting with local religious leaders this morning, United States Senator Harry Reid announced he will host a “Faith Symposium” later this Fall focusing on the role religious organizations can play in providing social services…

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Senate Floor Wrap Up For Thursday, May 26, 2005

H.Con.Res.167, Adjournment Resolution H.R.1760, an Act to designate the Post Office Building in Madison, Wisconsin, as the “Robert M. LaFollette, Sr. Building” S.Res.159, a resolution to congratulate the Oklahoma Independent Petroleum Association on its 50th Anniversary

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Senate Roll Call Vote #00129

On the Cloture Motion: Motion to Invoke Cloture on the Nomination of John R. Bolton, of Maryland, to be Representative of the U.S. to the United NationsResult: Rejected (56-42, 2 members not voting, 3/5 threshold)Details: [click here]

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Senate Roll Call Vote #00129

On the Cloture Motion: Motion to Invoke Cloture on the Nomination of John R. Bolton, of Maryland, to be Representative of the U.S. to the United NationsResult: Rejected (56-42, 2 members not voting, 3/5 threshold)Details: [click here]

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Reid Statement on Bolton Vote

“Americans deserve to know the truth. It is time to put an end to the stonewalling.” The following is a statement by Senate Democratic Leader Harry Reid. “Over two weeks ago, the Senate Foreign Relations Committee, acting on a bipartisan basis, decided it could not recommend John Bolton for the post of U.S. Representative to…

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Reid Statement on Bolton Nomination

WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Senate Democratic Leader Harry Reid released the following statement today on the nomination of John Bolton to serve as Ambassador to the United Nations. *Remarks as prepared. Let me say at the outset, Mr. President, that I do not intend to vote for cloture on John Bolton, nor do I intend…

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Reid Lays Out Reform Agenda

Democrats Working for America’s Priorities WASHINGTON, DC – Today at the National Press Club, Senate Democratic Leader Harry Reid introduced a common sense agenda for the common good. After moderation triumphed over polarization in the Senate, Democrats are moving forward with a positive agenda for the American people. “We Democrats have something better to offer.…

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Senate Floor Schedule For Thursday, May 26, 2005

Nomination of John Bolton, to be U.S. Representative to the United Nations

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Senate Floor Wrap Up For Wednesday, May 25, 2005

S.Res.156, a resolution relating to the collection of food donations at various Senate offices and designating June 7, 2005, as a “National Hunger Awareness Day” S.Res.122, a resolution recognizing the efforts of the Republic of Kazakhstan to reduce the threat of weapons of mass destruction

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