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Month January 2007

Senate Floor Schedule For Monday, January 29, 2007

H.R.2, the Minimum Wage bill

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Senate Floor Wrap Up For Friday, January 26, 2007

S.Res.21, a resolution recognizing the uncommon valor of Wesley Autrey of New York S.Res.24, a resolution designating January 2007 as “National Stalking Awareness Week” S.Res.29, a resolution relating to Martin Luther King and his work in nonviolence, his courage and dignity

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Senate Roll Call Vote #00033

On the Nomination: Confirmation Lt. Gen. David H. Petraeus, U.S. Army, to be GeneralResult: Confirmed (81-0, 19 members not voting, 1/2 threshold)Details: [click here]

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Senate Roll Call Vote #00033

On the Nomination: Confirmation Lt. Gen. David H. Petraeus, U.S. Army, to be GeneralResult: Confirmed (81-0, 19 members not voting, 1/2 threshold)Details: [click here]

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Congressional Leaders Call For Fiscal Responsibility In President’s Budget

Washington, DC — Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid, Speaker Nancy Pelosi, Senate Budget Committee Chairman Kent Conrad, and House Budget Committee Chairman John Spratt today sent the following letter to President Bush, urging him to change course from his reckless fiscal policies of the past and adopt new fiscally responsible policies in his fiscal year…

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Democrats Advancing the State of Our Union for Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders

In November of 2006, Americans voted to take the country in a much-needed new direction by electing Democrats to lead Congress.  As we move forward, Democrats are taking care of the priorities our nation values.  Senate Democrats renew our commitment to working with the AAPI community to advance a common-sense agenda for the 110th Congress…

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Senate Floor Schedule For Friday, January 26, 2007

H.R.2, the Minimum Wage bill

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Senate Floor Wrap Up For Thursday, January 25, 2007

H.R.188, a bill to extend time that recipients of surcharges on sales under the Thomas Edison Commemorative Coin Act have to raise matching funds S.Res.43, a resolution honoring the 150th Anniversary of the Philadelphia Academy of Music

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Senate Roll Call Vote #00032

On the Motion to Table S.Amdt. 205: Motion to Table, Kyl S.Amdt.205; To extend through December 31, 2008, the depreciation treatment of leasehold, restaurant, and retail space improvements, and for other purposes.Result: Agreed to (50-42, 8 members not voting, 1/2 threshold)Details: [click here]

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Senate Roll Call Vote #00031

On the Amendment S.Amdt. 148: Sessions S.Amdt.148; To prohibit employers who unlawfully employ aliens from receiving government contracts.Result: Agreed to (94-0, 6 members not voting, 1/2 threshold)Details: [click here]

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