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Day November 13, 2007

Senate Floor Wrap Up For Tuesday, November 13, 2007

S.Res.377, a resolution recognizing and celebrating the centennial of Oklahoma statehood

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Senate Roll Call Vote #00408

On the Nomination: Confirmation Robert M. Dow Jr., of Illinois, to be U.S. District JudgeResult: Confirmed (86-0, 14 members not voting, 1/2 threshold)Details: [click here]

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Senate Roll Call Vote #00408

On the Nomination: Confirmation Robert M. Dow Jr., of Illinois, to be U.S. District JudgeResult: Confirmed (86-0, 14 members not voting, 1/2 threshold)Details: [click here]

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Reid: Even As War-Cost Estimates Climb, President Bush Again Vetoes America’s Priorities At Home

Washington, DC—Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid made the following statement today after President Bush vetoed the Labor-HHS-Education appropriations bill: “It is unfathomable that on the very day the Joint Economic Committee released a report finding the costs of the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan could reach $3.5 trillion at the expense of America’s priorities at home, President Bush…

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New JEC Report Reveals Total Economic Costs Of War Could Exceed $3.5 Trillion If U.S. Stays The Course

Joint Economic Committee Details High Hidden Costs to U.S. Economy of Borrowing Funds to Pay for War, Foregone Investments, Veterans’ Post-War Care, and Oil Market Disruptions Leaders Show that Other Spending Priorities like Health Care and College Aid Are Being Shortchanged; Economic Costs Per U.S. Family Could Reach $46,400 Washington, D.C. – Senate Majority Leader…

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President Bush Lecturing Democrats on Fiscal Responsibility: Priceless

Today, President Bush once again played politics with our nation’s priorities by vetoing the Labor-HHS-Education spending bill and lecturing Democrats on fiscal responsibility. But as today’s report by the Joint Economic Committee underscores the growing cost of the Iraq War, it is clear that the President has little ground to stand on. President Bush has…

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Senate Floor Schedule For Tuesday, November 13, 2007

H.R.2419, the Farm bill

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