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Day May 24, 2006

Senate Roll Call Vote #00147

On the Amendment S.Amdt. 4114: Gregg S.Amdt.4114; To amend title II of the Immigration and Nationality Act to reform the diversity visa program and create a program that awards visas to aliens with an advanced degree in science mathematics, technology, or engineering.Result: Agreed to (56-42, 2 members not voting, 1/2 threshold)Details: [click here]

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Senate Roll Call Vote #00146

On the Amendment S.Amdt. 4127: Byrd S.Amdt.4127; To fund improvements in border and interior security by assessing a $500 supplemental fee under title VI.Result: Agreed to (73-25, 2 members not voting, 1/2 threshold)Details: [click here]

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Senate Roll Call Vote #00145

On the Motion: Motion to Waive CBA Re: S.2611; A bill to provide for comprehensive immigration reform and for other purposes.Result: Agreed to (67-31, 2 members not voting, 3/5 threshold)Details: [click here]

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Senate Roll Call Vote #00144

On the Cloture Motion: Motion to Invoke Cloture on S.2611; A bill to provide for comprehensive immigration reform and for other purposes.Result: Agreed to (73-25, 2 members not voting, 3/5 threshold)Details: [click here]

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Senate Roll Call Vote #00143

On the Motion to Table S.Amdt. 4085: Motion to Table McConnell S.Amdt.4085; To implement the recommendation of the Carter-Baker Commission on Federal Election Reform to protect and secure the franchise of all United States citizens from ballots being cast illegally by non-United States citizens.Result: Rejected (48-49, 3 members not voting, 1/2 threshold)Details: [click here]

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Senate Roll Call Vote #00144

On the Cloture Motion: Motion to Invoke Cloture on S.2611; A bill to provide for comprehensive immigration reform and for other purposes.Result: Agreed to (73-25, 2 members not voting, 3/5 threshold)Details: [click here]

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Senate Roll Call Vote #00143

On the Motion to Table S.Amdt. 4085: Motion to Table McConnell S.Amdt.4085; To implement the recommendation of the Carter-Baker Commission on Federal Election Reform to protect and secure the franchise of all United States citizens from ballots being cast illegally by non-United States citizens.Result: Rejected (48-49, 3 members not voting, 1/2 threshold)Details: [click here]

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REID PRAISES PASSAGE OF MINE SAFETY BILL

Washington, D.C.–Senate Democratic Leader Harry Reid said today that a new Senate bill will help keep miners around the country safer and prevent deadly accidents at mine sites. The Mine Improvement and New Emergency Response Act of 2006 (S. 2803) passed the Senate unanimously today. The measure calls for improved safety emergency response plans for…

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ON ONE-YEAR ANNIVERSARY, REID CALLS FOR ACTION ON STEM CELLS

“It is time for the Republican leadership to stop delaying and denying hope and to take up and pass the Stem Cell Research Enhancement Act immediately.” Washington, DC — Senate Democratic Leader Harry Reid today released the following statement to mark the one-year anniversary of House passage of bipartisan stem cell legislation, calling on Senate…

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Senate Floor Schedule For Wednesday, May 24, 2006

S.2611, the Comprehensive Immigration Reform bill

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