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Day May 5, 2009

Senate Floor Wrap Up For Tuesday, May 05, 2009

Feingold amendment #1032, as modified, Agreed To by consent Boxer amendment #1038 (PPIP), as amended, agreed to by consent S.Res.128, a resolution recognizing the historical significance of the mexican holiday of Cinco de Mayo S.Res.129, a resolution commending Louisiana Jockey Calvin Borel for his victory in the 135th Kentucky Derby S.Res.130, Majority Party Committee Appointments…

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Senate Roll Call Vote #00181

On the Amendment S.Amdt. 1026: DeMint S.Amdt.1026; To prohibit the use of Troubled Asset Relief Program funds for the purchase of common stock, and for other purposes.Result: Rejected (36-59, 4 members not voting, 1/2 threshold)Details: [click here]

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Senate Roll Call Vote #00180

On the Amendment S.Amdt. 1043: Ensign S.Amdt.1043; Of a perfecting nature.Result: Agreed to (96-0, 3 members not voting, 1/2 threshold)Details: [click here]

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Senate Roll Call Vote #00181

On the Amendment S.Amdt. 1026: DeMint S.Amdt.1026; To prohibit the use of Troubled Asset Relief Program funds for the purchase of common stock, and for other purposes.Result: Rejected (36-59, 4 members not voting, 1/2 threshold)Details: [click here]

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Senate Roll Call Vote #00180

On the Amendment S.Amdt. 1043: Ensign S.Amdt.1043; Of a perfecting nature.Result: Agreed to (96-0, 3 members not voting, 1/2 threshold)Details: [click here]

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Senate Roll Call Vote #00179

On the Amendment S.Amdt. 1030: Thune S.Amdt.1030; To require the Secretary of the Treasury to use any amounts repaid by a financial institution that is a recipient of assistance under the Troubled Assets Relief Program to reduce the authorization level under the TARP.Result: Rejected (47-48, 4 members not voting, 1/2 threshold)Details: [click here]

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Senate Roll Call Vote #00179

On the Amendment S.Amdt. 1030: Thune S.Amdt.1030; To require the Secretary of the Treasury to use any amounts repaid by a financial institution that is a recipient of assistance under the Troubled Assets Relief Program to reduce the authorization level under the TARP.Result: Rejected (47-48, 4 members not voting, 1/2 threshold)Details: [click here]

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Senate Roll Call Vote #00178

On the Amendment S.Amdt. 1019: Corker S.Amdt.1019; To address safe harbor for certain servicers.Result: Rejected (31-63, 5 members not voting, 1/2 threshold)Details: [click here]

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Senate Roll Call Vote #00178

On the Amendment S.Amdt. 1019: Corker S.Amdt.1019; To address safe harbor for certain servicers.Result: Rejected (31-63, 5 members not voting, 1/2 threshold)Details: [click here]

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Reid, Murray, Pryor Introduce Bill To Better Prepare Students For College And The Workforce

Washington, D.C.—Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid and Senators Patty Murray and Mark Pryor this week introduced the Secondary School Innovation Fund, a bill that will reform America’s middle and high schools to better prepare our students to compete in the 21st-Century global economy.                                                                                                                                                        “We need innovative approaches to help improve student achievement and graduation…

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