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Day September 12, 2007

Senate Floor Wrap Up For Wednesday, September 12, 2007

H.R.3218, an Act to designate a portion of I-395 in Baltimore, Maryland as “Cal Ripken Way” S.1692, a bill to grant a federal charter to Korean War Veterans Association S.Res.318, a resolution supporting “We Don’t Serve Teens Campaign”

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Senate Roll Call Vote #00336

On Passage of the Bill: H.R.3074 as Amended; A bill making appropriations for the Departments of Transportation, and Housing and Urban Development, and related agencies for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2008, and for other purposes.Result: Passed (88-7, 5 members not voting, 1/2 threshold)Details: [click here]

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Senate Roll Call Vote #00336

On Passage of the Bill: H.R.3074 as Amended; A bill making appropriations for the Departments of Transportation, and Housing and Urban Development, and related agencies for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2008, and for other purposes.Result: Passed (88-7, 5 members not voting, 1/2 threshold)Details: [click here]

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Senate Roll Call Vote #00335

On the Motion to Table S.Amdt. 2814: Motion to Table Coburn Amdt. No.2812, Amdt. No.2813, and Amdt. No.2814; To prohibit the use of funds for the construction of a baseball facility in Billings, Montana, and to reduce the amounts made available for the Economic Development Initiative and the Community Development Fund.Result: Agreed to (63-32, 5…

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Senate Roll Call Vote #00334

On the Motion to Table S.Amdt. 2844: Motion to Table DeMint Amdt. No.2844; To provide a system for better construction and maintenance of America’s aging bridge infrastructure by spending American tax dollars more effectively and efficiently.Result: Agreed to (56-37, 7 members not voting, 1/2 threshold)Details: [click here]

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Senate Roll Call Vote #00335

On the Motion to Table S.Amdt. 2814: Motion to Table Coburn Amdt. No.2812, Amdt. No.2813, and Amdt. No.2814; To prohibit the use of funds for the construction of a baseball facility in Billings, Montana, and to reduce the amounts made available for the Economic Development Initiative and the Community Development Fund.Result: Agreed to (63-32, 5…

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Senate Roll Call Vote #00334

On the Motion to Table S.Amdt. 2844: Motion to Table DeMint Amdt. No.2844; To provide a system for better construction and maintenance of America’s aging bridge infrastructure by spending American tax dollars more effectively and efficiently.Result: Agreed to (56-37, 7 members not voting, 1/2 threshold)Details: [click here]

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Senate Democrats Discuss Direction Of Iraq War In Light Of Bush/Petraeus Report

Washington, DC— Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid and Senators Carl Levin and Jack Reed held a press conference today to discuss Gen. David Petraeus’s and Ambassador Ryan Crocker’s testimony before Congress on President Bush’s troop escalation strategy in Iraq.  This week’s testimony confirmed that the Bush Administration is continuing to pursue its flawed strategy even…

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Reid: Rising Oil Costs Highlight Need For Stronger Energy Policy

WASHINGTON, DC—Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid made the following statement today in response to reports that oil futures prices rose today to a record $80 a barrel: “Oil prices rose to a record $80 a barrel today, again underscoring how vital it is that we lower energy costs, cut oil consumption and make America more…

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Demócratas del Senado discuten rumbo de guerra en Irak luego de informe Bush/Petraeus

Washington, DC— El Líder de la Mayoría del Senado Harry Reid y los senadores Carl Levin y Jack Reed llevaron a cabo una conferencia de prensa hoy para discutir el testimonio del General David Petraeus y del Embajador Ryan Crocker ante el Congreso sobre la estrategia de intensificación de la guerra en Irak del Presidente…

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