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Day March 2, 2006

Senate Floor Wrap Up For Thursday, March 02, 2006

S.Res.383, a resolution calling on the President to take immediate steps to improve the security situation in Darfur, Sudan S.Res.388, a resolution urging the full implementation of the Sudan Comprehensive Peace Agreement that was signed on January 9, 2005 S.2363, Education Flexibility

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Senate Roll Call Vote #00030

On the Motion: Motion to Waive CBA Re: S.2320; A bill to make available funds included in the Deficit Reduction Act of 2005 for the Low-Income Home Energy Assistance Program for fiscal year 2006, and for other purposes.Result: Agreed to (66-31, 3 members not voting, 3/5 threshold)Details: [click here]

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Senate Roll Call Vote #00030

On the Motion: Motion to Waive CBA Re: S.2320; A bill to make available funds included in the Deficit Reduction Act of 2005 for the Low-Income Home Energy Assistance Program for fiscal year 2006, and for other purposes.Result: Agreed to (66-31, 3 members not voting, 3/5 threshold)Details: [click here]

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Senate Roll Call Vote #00029

On the Conference Report: H.R.3199 Conference Report; A bill to extend and modify authorities needed to combat terrorism, and for other purposes.Result: Agreed to (89-10, 1 member not voting, 1/2 threshold)Details: [click here]

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Senate Roll Call Vote #00029

On the Conference Report: H.R.3199 Conference Report; A bill to extend and modify authorities needed to combat terrorism, and for other purposes.Result: Agreed to (89-10, 1 member not voting, 1/2 threshold)Details: [click here]

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REID: DEMOCRATS ARE WINNING THE FIGHT TO REFORM CONGRESS

Washington, DC–Senate Democratic Leader Harry Reid today released the following statement on today’s vote in the Senate Government Affairs Committee on lobbying reform legislation based on the Honest Leadership Act, the reform proposal cosponsored by 41 Democrats. “With today’s vote in the Senate Government Affairs Committee, the Congress is finally one step closer to the…

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DEMOCRATS ANNOUNCE CONTRACTING REFORM BILL

Washington, DC — Senate Democratic Leader Harry Reid, Senator Byron Dorgan, and Senator Patrick Leahy today unveiled the Honest Leadership and Accountability in Contracting Act of 2006, the Democratic proposal to clean up the persistent problem of waste, fraud, and abuse in government contracting, that rewards cronies and refuses oversight. The new bill will, among…

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DEMOCRATS CALL FOR DEBATE ON DEBT LIMIT INCREASE

Washington, DC — Senate Democratic Leader Harry Reid, Senator Max Baucus, and Senator Kent Conrad today sent the following letter to Senate Majority Leader Bill Frist urging him to take up legislation to raise the debt limit in a manner that allows for full debate. Senator Frist instead appears ready to rush this important fiscal…

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Senate Floor Schedule For Thursday, March 02, 2006

Conference Report to Accompany H.R.3199, PATRIOT Act Reauthorization Motion to Proceed to S.2320, LIHEAP Funding

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