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Senator Kennedy On Immigration After Cloture Vote

Senator Edward M. Kennedy spoke on the Senate floor today after cloture vote. Here is the text of Senator’s remarks as prepared for delivery: It is now clear that we are not going to complete our work on immigration reform.  That is enormously disappointing for Congress and for the country.   But we will be…

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Reid: Votación sobre inmigración es derrota para el pueblo estadounidense, victoria para situación actual

Washington, DC—El Líder de la Mayoría del Senado Harry Reid hizo las siguientes declaraciones hoy luego de que el Senado fracasara en adelantar el proyecto de ley de inmigración: “La derrota de la reforma de inmigración es una decepción profunda. Esta votación rechaza la seguridad fronteriza y ahora nuestras patrullas fronterizas seguirán haciendo su trabajo…

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Reid: Senate Republicans Block Effort To Strengthen Ethics Law

Washington, DC— Today, Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid again tried to move ethics and lobbying reform legislation forward but for the second time this week, Senate Republicans blocked the effort. “The Senate passed the most sweeping ethics and lobbying reform legislation in a generation this January.  The House passed similar legislation in May, but Senate…

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Senate Floor Schedule For Thursday, June 28, 2007

S.1639, the Comprehensive Immigration bill

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Senate Floor Wrap Up For Wednesday, June 27, 2007

S.1704, a bill to temporarily extend the programs under the Higher Education Act S.1701, Transitional Medical Assistance and Abstinence Education Program Extension (to end of fiscal year 2007) S.Res.259, a resolution commending the Oregon State University baseball team for winning the 2007 College World Series

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Senate Roll Call Vote #00234

On the Motion to Table S.Amdt. 1934: Motion to Table Div. VII, Amdt. No.1934 as Modified; Of a perfecting nature.Result: Rejected (45-52, 3 members not voting, 1/2 threshold)Details: [click here]

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Senate Roll Call Vote #00234

On the Motion to Table S.Amdt. 1934: Motion to Table Div. VII, Amdt. No.1934 as Modified; Of a perfecting nature.Result: Rejected (45-52, 3 members not voting, 1/2 threshold)Details: [click here]

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Senate Roll Call Vote #00233

On the Motion to Table S.Amdt. 1934: Motion to Table Div. VI of Amdt. No.1934 as Modified; Of a perfecting nature.Result: Agreed to (55-40, 5 members not voting, 1/2 threshold)Details: [click here]

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Senate Roll Call Vote #00232

On the Motion to Table S.Amdt. 1934: Motion to Table Div. IV, Amdt. No.1934 as Modified; Of a perfecting nature.Result: Agreed to (56-41, 3 members not voting, 1/2 threshold)Details: [click here]

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Senate Roll Call Vote #00233

On the Motion to Table S.Amdt. 1934: Motion to Table Div. VI of Amdt. No.1934 as Modified; Of a perfecting nature.Result: Agreed to (55-40, 5 members not voting, 1/2 threshold)Details: [click here]

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