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Day December 21, 2009

Senate Floor Wrap Up For Monday, December 21, 2009

The Senate passed the following bills: CAL. # 235, H.R.2877: “1st Lieutenant Louis Allen Post Office” Chester, New York CAL. # 236, H.R.3072: “Coach Jodie Baliey Post Office Building” in St. Louis, Missouri CAL. # 237, H.R.3319: “Army Specialist Jeremiah Paul McCleery Post Office” Portola, CA CAL. # 238, H.R.3539: “Patricia D. McGinty-Juhl Post Office”…

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Reid: Health Reform Is About People, Not Politics

Washington, D.C.—Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid made the following remarks on the Senate floor this morning in advance of a Senate cloture vote on the manager’s amendment to The Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act:   “All over America, people are dying too soon.  More and more, Americans who come down with the flu, or…

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Reid: El Senado Toma Otro Paso Importante Hacia La Reforma A Los Seguros Médicos

Washington, D.C.—El Líder de la Mayoría del Senado Harry Reid hizo las siguientes declaraciones esta madrugada después de que el Senado votara para cerrar el debate en torno al paquete de enmiendas del Líder dentro del proyecto de ley para la Protección del Paciente y el Cuidado Médico Económico. Esta enmienda fortaleció y mejoró el…

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Reid, Baucus, Dodd, Harkin Announce The American Medical Association’s Support Of The Senate Health Reform Bill

Washington, DC— Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid, Senate Finance Chairman Max Baucus, Senate Banking Committee Chairman Chris Dodd and Senate HELP Committee Chairman Tom Harkin joined Dr. Cecil Wilson of the American Medical Association (AMA) at a press conference this afternoon to announce AMA’s support of The Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act. AMA is the latest…

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Reid: Senate Takes Another Historic Step Toward Health Reform

Washington, D.C.—Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid released the following statement this morning after the Senate invoked cloture on the manager’s amendment to The Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act:   “Today, the Senate took another historic step toward our goal of delivering access to quality, affordable health care to all Americans.  Our manager’s amendment makes…

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Senate Roll Call Vote #00385

On the Cloture Motion S.Amdt. 3276: Motion to Invoke Cloture on the Reid S.Amdt.3276 to S.Amdt.2786 to H.R.3590; To improve the bill.Result: Agreed to (60-40, 3/5 threshold)Details: [click here]

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Senate Roll Call Vote #00385

On the Cloture Motion S.Amdt. 3276: Motion to Invoke Cloture on the Reid S.Amdt.3276 to S.Amdt.2786 to H.R.3590; To improve the bill.Result: Agreed to (60-40, 3/5 threshold)Details: [click here]

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