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Day January 11, 2008

The War in Iraq Has Stretched Our Military Thin, Endangering Our National Security

After six years of war in Afghanistan and four and more than four and a half years of war in Iraq, the U.S. military is under tremendous strain. President Bush’s “surge” policy in Iraq which was enacted one year ago, has added to this strain.  The overextension of our armed forces has forced extended and…


Reid And Pelosi To Bush: We Want To Work With You To Immediately Develop A Fiscal Stimulus Package

Washington, D.C.—Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid of Nevada and Speaker Nancy Pelosi sent the following letter today to President Bush requesting a bipartisan meeting of the Congressional Leadership as soon as the President returns from the Middle East to discuss a possible economic stimulus package.  In their letter, Reid and Pelosi state: “Prominent economists associated…


Senate Floor Schedule For Friday, January 11, 2008

Pro Forma Session