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Day February 12, 2008

Senate Roll Call Vote #00017

On the Amendment S.Amdt. 3927: Specter S.Amdt.3927; To provide for the substitution of the United States in certain civil actions.Result: Rejected (30-68, 2 members not voting, 1/2 threshold)Details: [click here]

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Senate Roll Call Vote #00014

On the Amendment S.Amdt. 3979: Feingold S.Amdt.3979; To provide safeguards for communications involving persons inside the United States.Result: Rejected (35-63, 2 members not voting, 1/2 threshold)Details: [click here]

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Senate Roll Call Vote #00016

On the Amendment S.Amdt. 3912: Feingold S.Amdt.3912; To modify the requirements for certifications made prior to the initiation of certain acquisitions.Result: Rejected (37-60, 3 members not voting, 1/2 threshold)Details: [click here]

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Senate Roll Call Vote #00013

On the Amendment S.Amdt. 3910: Feinstein S.Amdt.3910; To provide a statement of the exclusive means by which electronic surveillance and interception of certain communications may be conducted.Result: Rejected (57-41, 2 members not voting, 3/5 threshold)Details: [click here]

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Senate Roll Call Vote #00015

On the Amendment S.Amdt. 3907: Dodd S.Amdt.3907; To strike the provisions providing immunity from civil liability to electronic communication service providers for certain assistance provided to the Government.Result: Rejected (31-67, 2 members not voting, 1/2 threshold)Details: [click here]

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Senate Roll Call Vote #00014

On the Amendment S.Amdt. 3979: Feingold S.Amdt.3979; To provide safeguards for communications involving persons inside the United States.Result: Rejected (35-63, 2 members not voting, 1/2 threshold)Details: [click here]

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Senate Roll Call Vote #00013

On the Amendment S.Amdt. 3910: Feinstein S.Amdt.3910; To provide a statement of the exclusive means by which electronic surveillance and interception of certain communications may be conducted.Result: Rejected (57-41, 2 members not voting, 3/5 threshold)Details: [click here]

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Reid: Republicans Should Join Us To Establish Single Interrogation Standard

Washington, DC—Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid made the following statement today, calling on Republicans to support the Intelligence Authorization conference report and establish a single standard of interrogation that does not permit torture: “When the Intelligence Authorization conference report comes to the floor tomorrow, Republicans should join us to support one standard of interrogation –…

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Reid: FISA Bill Lacks Accountability; Democrats Will Continue To Work To Give Intelligence Professionals Tools They Need

Washington, DC—Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid made the following statement today on the floor of the U.S. Senate before voting against the FISA bill.  Below are his remarks as prepared for delivery: “I voted against cloture of the FISA bill now before us, and I will vote no on final passage. “The Senate’s debate on…

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The Bush Budget Fails to Address the Needs of the Middle Class

President Bush’s final budget continues down the path of his first seven years in office – it fails to address the real needs of America’s middle class, and produces red ink as far as the eye can see.  Even as more Americans are feeling the effects of an economic downturn, President Bush would make their…

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