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Day March 1, 2006

Senate Roll Call Vote #00024

On the Amendment S.Amdt. 2895: First S.Amdt.2895 As Amended; To establish the enactment date of the Act.Result: Agreed to (81-18, 1 member not voting, 1/2 threshold)Details: [click here]

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DEMOCRATS CALL FOR IMPROVED NATIONAL SECURITY

Washington, DC — Speaking on the third anniversary of the creation of the Department of Homeland Security, Democratic Senators Joe Biden, Jack Reed, and Bob Menendez today called for better priorities to ensure real security for America. The recent revelation of a White House deal to give control of our ports to Dubai is only…

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REID: THOROUGH KATRINA INQUIRY MORE IMPORTANT THAN EVER

Washington, DC — Senate Democratic Leader Harry Reid today released the following statement on new video obtained by the Associated Press that clearly shows President Bush being briefed about the dangers posed by Hurricane Katrina and the possible devastation in its aftermath. This video directly contradicts previous Administration assertions about when they knew of the…

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REID STATEMENT ON WOMEN’S HISTORY MONTH

Washington, DC — Senate Democratic Leader Harry Reid today released the following statement in celebration of Women’s History Month. “Women’s History Month is a time to celebrate the women who have played a pivotal role in America’s history, and this March we pay special attention to “Builders of Communities and Dreams.” Women have always played…

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REID: GOOD INTELLIGENCE REQUIRES OVERSIGHT

Washington, DC — Senate Democratic Leader Harry Reid today sent a letter to Senate Majority Leader Bill Frist, urging him to ensure that the Senate Intelligence Committee finally begins to exercise oversight of Bush Administration intelligence activities. Though the recommendation for increased oversight was unanimously approved by the 9/11 Commission, and though Intelligence Committee Chairman…

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Statement of Senator Harry Reid About Yucca Mountain Oversight Hearing

Washington, DC–Senator Harry Reid delivered the following remarks while testifying at today’s Senate Environment and Public Works Committee hearing about the Yucca Mountain Project. Remarks by U.S. Senator Harry Reid March 1, 2006 “I am convinced the proposed Yucca Mountain nuclear waste dump will never be built because the project is mired in scientific, safety…

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Senate Floor Schedule For Wednesday, March 01, 2006

S.2271, the PATRIOT Act Amendments bill

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