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Day April 2, 2008

Senate Floor Wrap Up For Wednesday, April 02, 2008

S.Res.498 (National Cushing’s Syndrome Awareness Day)


National Security Experts Believe U.S. Must Change Course in Iraq

During today’s Senate Foreign Relations Committee hearings on the military and political prospects in Iraq after the surge, national security experts reiterated their calls for a change of course in Iraq. Citing the continued lack of political progress, the tenuous nature of security gains and the cost of the war on our military readiness, they…


Reid And McConnell Statement On Senate Agreement On Housing Bill

Washington, DC—Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid and Senate Republican Leader Mitch McConnell made the following statement today, announcing an agreement in principle to address the housing crisis: “Senior Senate Democrats and Republicans have reached an agreement in principle to strengthen the economy by addressing the nationwide foreclosure crisis.  Getting to this point has required compromise…


Senate Floor Schedule For Wednesday, April 02, 2008

Resume consideration of the motion to proceed to H.R.3221, the vehicle for the Housing legislation.