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Day June 6, 2008

Senate Floor Wrap Up For Friday, June 06, 2008

S.Res.588 (Feng Shan Ho)

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Senate Roll Call Vote #00145

On the Cloture Motion S.Amdt. 4825: Motion to Invoke Cloture on the Boxer S.Amdt.4825; In the nature of a substitute.Result: Rejected (48-36, 16 members not voting, 3/5 threshold)Details: [click here]

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Senate Roll Call Vote #00145

On the Cloture Motion S.Amdt. 4825: Motion to Invoke Cloture on the Boxer S.Amdt.4825; In the nature of a substitute.Result: Rejected (48-36, 16 members not voting, 3/5 threshold)Details: [click here]

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Reid: Republicanos de Bush y McCain bloquean Proyecto de Ley de Calentamiento Global, desperdician otra oportunidad de fortalecer economía y seguridad nacional

Washington, DC—El Líder de la Mayoría del Senado Harry Reid hizo las siguientes declaraciones hoy luego de que los republicanos del Senado bloquearan el Proyecto de Ley de Cambio Climático de 2008:   “Esta mañana vimos otro ejemplo de cómo los republicanos de Bush y McCain se niegan a atender uno de los asuntos más…

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Reid: Workers Lose Jobs Fifth Straight Month, But Bush-McCain Republicans Still Block Efforts To Strengthen Economy

Washington, DC—Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid made the following statement today in response to a Department of Labor report that U.S. employers cut 49,000 jobs in May – the fifth month in a row of job losses for American workers and businesses: “With energy prices breaking new records every week, food prices continuing to climb…

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Reid: Bush-McCain Republicans Block Global Warming Bill, Squander Another Opportunity To Strengthen Economy, National Security

Washington, DC—Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid made the following statement today after Senate Republicans blocked the Climate Security Act of 2008: “We saw this morning yet another example of Bush-McCain Republicans refusing to address one of the most important issues of our time.  Given the opportunity to solve the urgent energy and economic crises of today and environmental crises…

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Reid Spokesman: Tax Breaks For Multimillionaires Is Nothing New

Washington, DC—Rodell Mollineau, Spokesman for Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid, made the following statement today in response to White House Counselor Ed Gillespie’s comments on the Bush Administration’s willingness to look at new economic ideas and President Bush’s calls to extend tax cuts for millionaires and drill in ANWR: “With the national average for gas…

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Senate Floor Schedule For Friday, June 06, 2008

Morning Business with senators permitted to speak for up to 10 minutes each. There will be no further roll call votes today. Senator Reid files cloture on the motion to proceed to S.3044, Consumers First Energy Act. Senator Reid files cloture on the motion to proceed to H.R.6049, Energy Production and Conservation Act. Senate stands…

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