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Day July 13, 2009

Senate Floor Wrap Up For Monday, July 13, 2009

Passed H.R.2965, SBIR/STTR Reauthorization Act as reported by committee with Coburn-Feingold Amendment

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Senate Roll Call Vote #00230

On the Cloture Motion: Motion to Invoke Cloture on the Nomination of Robert M. Groves, to be Director of the CensusResult: Agreed to (76-15, 9 members not voting, 3/5 threshold)Details: [click here]

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Senate Roll Call Vote #00230

On the Cloture Motion: Motion to Invoke Cloture on the Nomination of Robert M. Groves, to be Director of the CensusResult: Agreed to (76-15, 9 members not voting, 3/5 threshold)Details: [click here]

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Reid: Debemos Trabajar Como Aliados No Partidarios Para Arreglar El Sistema De Salud

Washington, DC— El Líder de la Mayoría del Senado Harry Reid hizo las siguientes declaraciones esta mañana en el recinto del Senado. A continuación, apartes de su discurso: “Las próximas semanas son cruciales – no solamente en el Congreso, sino también para nuestro país. “En el transcurso del mes trabajaremos para estabilizar nuestro averiado sistema…

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Reid Statement On Confirmation Of Robert Groves As Census Director

Washington, DC—Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid made the following statement today after the Senate voted to confirm Robert Groves as U.S. Census Director:   “In just a few months, as required by the Constitution, the men and women at the Census will undertake the tremendous and very important duty of counting our country’s population.  Their…

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Reid: Congress Must Work As Partners, Not Partisans To Fix Health Care And To Fill Supreme Court Vacancy

Washington, DC— Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid made the following statement this morning on the floor of the U.S. Senate. Below are his remarks as prepared for delivery:   “The coming weeks are a critical time – not just here in Congress, but for our country.   “This month, we will work to stabilize our…

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S. 1390, the National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2010

Summary S.1390, the National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2010, would authorize $679.8 billion in discretionary budget authority for defense programs in Fiscal Year 2010.  This amount is slightly below the President’s overall request for the national defense budget, which included a base budget request of $550.2 billion and an additional funding request of…

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Confirmación De Robert Groves Como Director Del Censo Buena Noticia Para El País

Washington, DC– El Líder de la Mayoría del Senado Harry Reid hoy hizo la siguiente declaración después de que el Senado votó para confirmar el Dr. Robert Groves como Director del Censo de los EE.UU. por una votación de 76-15. “En unos pocos meses, los hombres y las mujeres del Censo emprenderán un enorme y…

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Senate Floor Schedule For Monday, July 13, 2009

Following the prayer and pledge, the Senate will begin consideration of S.1390, Department of Defense Appropriations bill. The following amendments are pending to S.1390: Levin-McCain amendment #1469 (Strike F-22 Authorization)

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