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Day November 18, 2005

Senate Floor Wrap Up For Friday, November 18, 2005

H.R.4133, Flood Insurance Borrowing Authority (with Shelby amendment) H.J.Res.72, Continuing Resolution to December 17, 2005 H.Con.Res.307, Adjournment Resolution Conference Report to Accompany H.R.3058, the Transportation, Treasury, HUD, D.C. Appropriations bill Conference Report to Accompany H.R.2528, the Military Quality/Veterans Affairs Appropriations bill H.Con.Res.208, a concurrent resolution to recognize the 50th anniversary of Rosa Parks refusal to…

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Senate Roll Call Vote #00350

On the Motion: Durbin Motion to Instruct Conferees Re: H.R.3010; A bill making appropriations for the Departments of Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education, and Related Agencies for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2006, and for other purposes.Result: Agreed to (58-36, 6 members not voting, 1/2 threshold)Details: [click here]

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Senate Roll Call Vote #00349

On the Motion: Specter Motion to Instruct Conferees Re: H.R.3010; A bill making appropriations for the Departments of Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education, and Related Agencies for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2006, and for other purposes.Result: Agreed to (66-28, 6 members not voting, 1/2 threshold)Details: [click here]

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Senate Roll Call Vote #00350

On the Motion: Durbin Motion to Instruct Conferees Re: H.R.3010; A bill making appropriations for the Departments of Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education, and Related Agencies for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2006, and for other purposes.Result: Agreed to (58-36, 6 members not voting, 1/2 threshold)Details: [click here]

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Senate Roll Call Vote #00349

On the Motion: Specter Motion to Instruct Conferees Re: H.R.3010; A bill making appropriations for the Departments of Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education, and Related Agencies for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2006, and for other purposes.Result: Agreed to (66-28, 6 members not voting, 1/2 threshold)Details: [click here]

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Senate Roll Call Vote #00348

On the Amendment S.Amdt. 2672: Harkin S.Amdt.2672; To increase the amount appropriated to carry out under the Community Services Block Grant Act.Result: Rejected (46-50, 4 members not voting, 1/2 threshold)Details: [click here]

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Senate Roll Call Vote #00348

On the Amendment S.Amdt. 2672: Harkin S.Amdt.2672; To increase the amount appropriated to carry out under the Community Services Block Grant Act.Result: Rejected (46-50, 4 members not voting, 1/2 threshold)Details: [click here]

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Reid Statement on the Reauthorization of the Patriot Act

Washington, DC – Today, Senate Democratic Leader Harry Reid released the following statement on the Reauthorization of the Patriot Act: “I’m pleased that Senate negotiators stood up to the Bush Administration by refusing to sign a flawed conference report to reauthorize the PATRIOT Act. The final law must move closer to the bipartisan, compromise bill…

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Reid: Republican Senate Must Get It’s Priorities Straight

Washington, DC – Senate Democratic Leader Harry Reid gave the following statement on the floor of the United States Senate: Remarks as prepared: “As elected representatives of the American people, we have a responsibility to work with each other and focus on their needs. “This is an obligation Democratic Senators have not taken lightly. We…

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Heliport Bill Nears Final Passage

Measure Passes House/Senate Conference Committee WASHINGTON, D.C. – Legislation introduced by U.S. Senators Harry Reid and John Ensign to provide long-term viability for helicopter tour operators, reduce noise for home owners, and safeguard one of Nevada’s richest petroglyph sites is now one step closer to becoming law. The measure has passed a joint House/Senate Conference…

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