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Month May 2009

Reid Habla Sobre Promulgación de Ley Sobre Tarjetas de Crédito

Washington, DC—El Líder de la Mayoría del Senado Harry Reid hizo las siguientes declaraciones después de que el Presidente Barack Obama promulgara el Acta de Responsabilidad y Transparencia de las Tarjetas de Crédito: “Durante mucho tiempo, las compañías de tarjetas de crédito se han aprovechado de sus clientes con recargos repentinos y términos engañosos. Con…

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Senate Roll Call Vote #00202

On Passage of the Bill: H.R.2346 As Amended ; A bill making supplemental appropriations for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2009, and for other purposes.Result: Passed (86-3, 10 members not voting, 1/2 threshold)Details: [click here]

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Senate Floor Wrap Up For Thursday, May 21, 2009

the following amendments were agreed to by unanimous consent: Leahy #1191 Brown #1161, as modified Corker #1173, as modified Kaufman #1179, as modified McCain #1188, as modified Lieberman-Graham #1157, as modified Lincoln #1181 Hutchison #1176, as modified Adopted S.Con.Res.19, Shi’ite Personal Status Law with DeMint amendment Passed H.R.663, H.R.918, H.R.1284, and H.R.1595. Adopted S.Res.160, Daw…

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Senate Roll Call Vote #00202

On Passage of the Bill: H.R.2346 As Amended ; A bill making supplemental appropriations for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2009, and for other purposes.Result: Passed (86-3, 10 members not voting, 1/2 threshold)Details: [click here]

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Senate Roll Call Vote #00201

On the Amendment S.Amdt. 1138: DeMint S.Amdt.1138; To strike the provisions relating to increased funding for the International Monetary Fund.Result: Rejected (30-64, 5 members not voting, 1/2 threshold)Details: [click here]

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Senate Roll Call Vote #00201

On the Amendment S.Amdt. 1138: DeMint S.Amdt.1138; To strike the provisions relating to increased funding for the International Monetary Fund.Result: Rejected (30-64, 5 members not voting, 1/2 threshold)Details: [click here]

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Senate Roll Call Vote #00200

On the Cloture Motion: Motion to Invoke Cloture on H.R.2346; A bill making supplemental appropriations for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2009, and for other purposes.Result: Agreed to (94-1, 4 members not voting, 3/5 threshold)Details: [click here]

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Senate Roll Call Vote #00200

On the Cloture Motion: Motion to Invoke Cloture on H.R.2346; A bill making supplemental appropriations for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2009, and for other purposes.Result: Agreed to (94-1, 4 members not voting, 3/5 threshold)Details: [click here]

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The Recovery Act: A Report on Our Path to Progress

Creating and Saving Jobs, Boosting Household Resources, Providing Assistance for the Vulnerable On February 13, 2009, the Senate approved the final version of the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 and sent the legislation to President Obama to be signed into law (P.L. 111-5).  The Recovery Act is an extraordinary response by Democrats to an…

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Reid: El Proyecto de Ley de Adjudicaciones Dará a Nuestros Soldados las Herramientas Necesarias para Trabajar y Mantener al País Seguro

Washington, DC—El Líder de la Mayoría del Senado Harry Reid hizo hoy las siguientes declaraciones después de que el Senado aprobara el proyecto de Adjudicaciones de Emergencia Suplementarios con voto de 86-3: “Este proyecto de ley expresa el compromiso de los Demócratas con fortalecer a nuestras Fuerzas Armadas, con devolverle la credibilidad a nuestro país…

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