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Day June 12, 2007

Senate Floor Wrap Up For Tuesday, June 12, 2007

H.R.57, Virgin Islands legislation S.Res.232, a resolution congratulating the University of Colorado at Boulder Men’s Cross Country Team for winning the 2006 NCAA Championship

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Senate Floor Schedule For Tuesday, June 12, 2007

Motion to Proceed to H.R.6, the Energy bill H.R.6, the Energy bill

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Senate Roll Call Vote #00209

On the Amendment S.Amdt. 1508: Bayh S.Amdt.1508; To provide for the publication and implementation of an action plan to reduce the quantity of oil used annually in the United States.Result: Agreed to (63-30, 6 members not voting, 1/2 threshold)Details: [click here]

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Senate Roll Call Vote #00209

On the Amendment S.Amdt. 1508: Bayh S.Amdt.1508; To provide for the publication and implementation of an action plan to reduce the quantity of oil used annually in the United States.Result: Agreed to (63-30, 6 members not voting, 1/2 threshold)Details: [click here]

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Reid: Rising Gas Prices Underscore Need For Stronger Energy Policy

WASHINGTON, D.C.—Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid made the following statement today in response to theDepartment of Energy’s prediction that the average price of a gallon of gasoline from April to September will be $3.05:  “As the DOE’s Energy Information Administration predicts that gasoline prices will remain more than $3 per gallon throughout the summer, this…

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Harry Reid: How the U.S. should fuel its prosperity

The following op-ed piece written by Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid was published in the Dallas Morning News today: Dems’ plan puts national interests ahead of oil firm profits In the six years since President Bush took office, the cost to fill up a car in America has more than doubled. In May alone, as…

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Reid Calls For Moment Of Silence For The More Than 3,500 U.S. Troops Killed In Iraq

WASHINGTON, D.C.—Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid made the following remarks today on the floor of the U.S. Senate and called for a moment of silence to honor the more than 3,500 Americans troops killed in the Iraq war: “This week we have reached another tragic milestone in the Iraq war: 3,500 American troops have now…

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Reid: Senate Takes Important Step To Break Our Dependence On Oil

WASHINGTON, D.C.—Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid made the following statement today after the Senate approved an amendment to H.R. 6, The CLEAN Energy Act of 2007: “This amendment is an important step in our efforts to reduce our nation’s dependence on oil and make America more secure by directing the Administration to craft a plan…

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