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Day July 28, 2009

Senate Floor Wrap Up For Tuesday, July 28, 2009

Adopt S.Res.225, recognizing and celebrating the 50th anniversary of Hawaii entering the U.S. as the 50th state. Discharged Judiciary/Passed H.R.838, Miami Dade College Land Conveyance Act Passed S.J.Res.19, Washington Metro Transit Regulation Compact

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Senate Roll Call Vote #00243

On the Amendment S.Amdt. 1814: McCain S.Amdt.1814; To prohibit the use of funds to carry out any project or site-specific location identified in the committee report unless the project is specifically authorized or to carry out an unauthorized appropriation.Result: Rejected (25-72, 3 members not voting, 1/2 threshold)Details: [click here]

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Senate Roll Call Vote #00243

On the Amendment S.Amdt. 1814: McCain S.Amdt.1814; To prohibit the use of funds to carry out any project or site-specific location identified in the committee report unless the project is specifically authorized or to carry out an unauthorized appropriation.Result: Rejected (25-72, 3 members not voting, 1/2 threshold)Details: [click here]

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Reid: Reforma De Salud Es Necesaria Para Las Pequeñas Empresas

Washington, DC— El Líder de la Mayoría del Senado Harry Reid hizo las siguientes declaraciones ayer en el recinto del Senado de los Estados Unidos sobre los efectos del costo de los seguros médicos sobre las pequeñas empresas. “Hay muchos que sufren por nuestro averiado sistema de salud y habrán muchos que se beneficiarán cuando…

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Reid: Fixing Our Broken System Will Bring Stability And Security Back To Health Care

Washington, DC— Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid delivered the following remarks this morning on the floor of the U.S. Senate about the urgency in reforming health care.  Below are his remarks as prepared for delivery:   “Fixing our broken health care system after decades of inaction is no small task.  And with such an effort…

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Senate Floor Schedule For Tuesday, July 28, 2009

Morning Business for 1 hour, with senators permitted to speak for up to 10 minutes each. The Majority will control the first 30 minutes and the Republicans will control the second half. Following morning business, the Senate will resume consideration H.R.3183, the Energy and Water Appropriations bill. The Senate will recess from 12:30 until 2:15pm…

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