Senate Democrats

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Day July 26, 2005

Senate Roll Call Vote #00202

On the Amendment S.Amdt. 1377: Collins S.Amdt.1377, As Modified; To ensure that certain persons do not evade or avoid the prohibitions imposed under the International Emergency Powers Act, and for other purposes.Result: Agreed to (98-0, 2 members not voting, 1/2 threshold)Details: [click here]


Reid Speaks Out Against Republicans’ Misplaced Priorities

Washington, D.C. – Senate Democratic Leader Harry Reid delivered the following remarks at his weekly media availability in response to Republican efforts to ignore amendments vital to the security of our nation, soldiers and veterans. Remarks as prepared: “We live in a dangerous world. We’re at war in Iraq. We have troops in Afghanistan. And…


Senate Republicans Refuse to Address Key Priorities For Our National Security

In a wholly unprecedented move, Senate Majority Leader Bill Frist is attempting to shut down the work of the United States Senate to address crucial national security issues by prematurely invoking cloture on the Department of Defense Authorization Bill. At a time of war, it is the duty of the Senate and each Senator to…


Senate Floor Schedule For Tuesday, July 26, 2005

S.1042, the Defense Authorization bill Motion to Proceed to S.397, the Gun Liability bill