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Day September 7, 2006

Senate Roll Call Vote #00235

On the Amendment S.Amdt. 4907: Conrad S.Amdt.4907; To enhance intelligence community efforts to bring Osama bin Laden and other key leaders of al Qaeda to the justice they deserve.Result: Agreed to (96-0, 4 members not voting, 1/2 threshold)Details: [click here]

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SENATE DEMOCRATS ANNOUNCE MAJOR SECURITY LEGISLATION

Real Security Act of 2006 makes defense of nation reflect lessons of 9/11 Washington, DC — Five years after September 11, 2001, with America left less safe that it can and should be by Republican leadership that has failed to learn the lessons of the terrorist attacks, Senate Democrats today announced major new legislation that…

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REID: THE TIME FOR COMPREHENSIVE IMMIGRATION REFORM IS NOW

Washington, DC–As thousands gathered today in the nation’s capital calling for Congress to enact comprehensive immigration reform, Senate Democratic Leader Harry Reid issued the following statement: “Today, as thousands of people gather in front of the U.S. Capitol to urge comprehensive immigration reform, I join them in calling upon Congressional Republicans to stop the offensive…

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REID: FEAR WILL NOT WIN THE WAR ON TERROR

Washington, DC — With President Bush delivering another of his public relations speeches on national security Thursday, Senate Democratic Leader Harry Reid (D-NV) delivered the following remarks detailing that – five years after 9/11 – more must be done to win the war on terror and make America safe. Reid made the remarks during an…

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SENATE DEMOCRATIC LEADERSHIP URGES DISNEY CEO TO CANCEL MISLEADING 9/11 MINISERIES

Washington, DC — Urging him to cancel the grossly inaccurate upcoming miniseries The Path to 9/11, the Senate Democratic Leadership today sent the following letter to Disney President and CEO Robert Iger. Disney’s subsidiary ABC erroneously claims the misleading miniseries is based on 9/11 Commission report and is planning to air it on September 10…

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REID: HA LLEGADO LA HORA DE APROBAR UNA REFORMA MIGRATORIA INTEGRAL

Washington, DC – Mientras miles se unieron hoy en la capital de la nación para hacer un llamado a favor de una reforma integral de inmigración, el Líder Demócrata del Senado Harry Reid hizo las siguientes declaraciones:

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DEMOCRATS KICK OFF NATIONWIDE “GOLDEN PROMISE” CAMPAIGN TO PROTECT AMERICANS’ SOCIAL SECURITY

Washington, D.C. — With President Bush and his Republican Congress renewing their commitment to privatizing Social Security, House Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi and Senate Democratic Leader Harry Reid today rallied with hundreds of seniors and other concerned citizens in an effort to protect retirement security from continuing Republican threats. Today’s event kicks of a new…

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REID ANNOUNCES PASSAGE OF SUDAN LEGISLATION

Washington, DC — As the security situation in Sudan deteriorates, Senate Democratic Leader Harry Reid, along with Senators Barack Obama (D-IL), Dick Durbin (D-IL) and Hillary Clinton (D-NY), today announced the passage of new legislation to bolster the efforts of the African Union forces in Sudan to protect the civilian population of Darfur. The new…

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Senate Floor Schedule For Thursday, September 07, 2006

H.R.5631, the Department of Defense Appropriations bill H.R.4954, the Port Security bill

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