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Day April 9, 2008

Senate Floor Wrap Up For Wednesday, April 09, 2008

Cal #629, S.Res.468 (National 9-1-1 Education Week) S.Res.504, (Condemning the violence in Tibet and calling for restraint by the government of the People’s Republic of China and the people of Tibet) S.Res.508, (Congratulating the University of Tennessee Women’s basketball team for winning the 2008 NCAA Division I women’s Basketball Championship)


Reid: Administration Lacks Will To Change Strategy Even As War Makes America Less Safe

Washington, DC—Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid made the following statement today on the floor of the U.S. Senate: “Yesterday’s testimony before the Senate Armed Services and Foreign Relations Committees afforded General Petraeus and Ambassador Crocker the opportunity to address the two central questions of the war in Iraq: First – has the troop surge brought…


Senate Floor Schedule For Wednesday, April 09, 2008

Morning Business for up to 1 hour with the Republicans controlling the first half and the Majority controlling the final half (10 minute limitations). Following morning business, the Senate will resume consideration of H.R.3221, the legislative vehicle for Housing. The following amendments are pending to H.R.3221: Dodd-Shelby #4387, (Housing Substitute) Ensign #4419 (Energy Tax) Alexander…