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Day May 4, 2007

On Cinco de Mayo, Senate Democrats Celebrate Contributions of Latinos, Reaffirm Commitment To Fighting For The Community

Washington, DC–Senate Democratic Leader Harry Reid joined millions of Americans today in commemorating Cinco de Mayo, which is celebrated tomorrow, May 5th. This day marks the historic triumph of the Mexican people over the French Army in the battle of Puebla in 1862. “On Cinco de Mayo, we celebrate the enormous contributions of Latinos to…

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Reid: Democrats United In Efforts To Change In Iraq, Give Troops Strategy For Success

WASHINGTON, D.C.–Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid of Nevada made the following statement this morning on the floor of the U.S. Senate:  Mr. President, this week a historic discussion began between the Congress and the White House about the way forward in Iraq.  On Wednesday was a meeting between the President and the Congressional leadership following…

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Senator Ben Nelson’s Iraq CODEL

Senator Ben Nelson (NE) recently led a Congressional Delegation (CODEL) to Iraq to meet with Nebraska troops and assess the challenges and progress in the war-torn country. If a picture’s worth a thousand words, then a trip to Iraq is worth a million. His office created a webpage so you can share in his experience…

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Schumer, In Democratic Radio Address, Calls For Change Of Course In Iraq

Senator Chuck Schumer delivers this week’s Democratic Radio Address, calling on the President to work with Congress to forge a new direction in Iraq. Democrats remain united in our efforts to fully fund our troops and change course in Iraq. Here is the text of Senator Schumer’s radio address: Good morning. This is Chuck Schumer,…

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The Iraq Accountability Project: A Wrap-Up Of This Week’s Senate Oversight On Iraq

This week Senate Democrats continued to pursue aggressive oversight of the President’s conduct of the war.  While the President and Senate Republicans have chosen to follow a failed stay-the-course strategy in Iraq, Senate Democrats continued to hold the President accountable for his failed strategy. Thursday, May 3rd Senate Armed Services Committee “Hearing to receive testimony…

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Feliz Cinco de Mayo

Senate Democratic Leader Harry Reid joined millions of Americans today in commemorating Cinco de Mayo, which is celebrated tomorrow, May 5th. This day marks the historic triumph of the Mexican people over the French Army in the battle of Puebla in 1862. From Senator Reid: On Cinco de Mayo, we celebrate the enormous contributions of…

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Democrats United In Efforts To Change Course in Iraq

Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid made the following statement earlier this morning on the floor of the U.S. Senate:  Mr. President, this week a historic discussion began between the Congress and the White House about the way forward in Iraq.  On Wednesday was a meeting between the President and the Congressional leadership following the President’s…

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Schumer, In Democratic Radio Address, Calls For Change Of Course In Iraq

Washington, DC—Senator Chuck Schumer delivers this week’s Democratic Radio Address, calling on the President to work with Congress to forge a new direction in Iraq. Democrats remain united in our efforts to fully fund our troops and change course in Iraq.  The text of the radio address, as delivered, is below. “Good morning.  This is…

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Senate Floor Schedule For Friday, May 04, 2007

S.1082, the FDA Reauthorization bill

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