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Senate Democrats are Committed to Change: Bush-McCain Economic Policies are Hurting Middle-Class Families

For millions of hard-working, middle-class families, life during the Bush Administration has grown less affordable and less secure.  Lower wages, fewer jobs, and skyrocketing costs for basic necessities like gas, health care, and college tuition are causing anxiety for millions of Americans.  Moreover, years of misguided Bush-McCain fiscal policies and irresponsible lack of government oversight…


Senate Floor Schedule For Thursday, October 02, 2008

Morning Business with senators permitted to speak for up to 10 minutes each. Senator Reid asked unanimous consent to take up and pass the following bills. Senator Allard objected to each request on behalf of a Republican senator. S.3644: Crop Disaster Assistance; H.R.7112: Iran Sanctions; S.3150, Access to Air Travel Act; S.3507, with Reid amendment,…