Senate Democrats

December 2009
Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat
« Nov   Jan »
 12345
6789101112
13141516171819
20212223242526
2728293031  

Day December 24, 2009

Senate Floor Wrap Up For Thursday, December 24, 2009

Adopted H.Con.Res.223, Adjournment Resolution Confirmed the following Exec Cal items: #264, #280, #303, #315, #429, #478, #489, #490, #582, #583, #584, #585, #586-587, #593, #594, #595, #596, #597, #598, #599, #600, #601, #611, #612, #613, #621, #624, #626, #632, #633, #634, #635, #636, #637, #638, #638 and all nominations on the Secretary’s desk in the…

More

Reid: Historic Health Reform Vote Marks A New Beginning To Deal With Old Challenges

Washington, D.C.—Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid delivered the following remarks on the Senate floor this morning before a historic vote on final Senate passage of The Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act.  Below are his remarks as prepared for delivery: “Like so many endeavors that have benefitted so many Americans, making health insurance more affordable…

More

Senate Democrats Lead Historic Passage Of The Patient Protection And Affordable Care Act

Washington, DC—The United States Senate passed The Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act this morning under the leadership of Senate Democrats.  Passage of this historic legislation is another critical step toward guaranteeing access to quality, affordable health care for all Americans.  This bill’s passage has been supported by at least six decades of advocacy from supporters of…

More

Demócratas del Senado Consiguen Histórica Aprobación del Proyecto de Ley para la Protección del Paciente y el Cuidado Médico Económico

Washington, DC—El Senado de los Estados Unidos aprobó esta mañana el proyecto de ley para la Protección del Paciente y el Cuidado Médico Económico bajo el liderazgo de los demócratas del Senado. La aprobación de esta histórica propuesta de ley es un paso importantísimo para lograr un cuidado médico de calidad y al alcance de…

More

The Senate Passes Historic Health Reform For Millions Of Americans

The United States Senate witnessed a historic moment this morning, as 60 Democratic Senators cast their votes in favor of passing health reform legislation. In response to reaching this major milestone, Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid released the following statement: REID: HISTORIC HEALTH REFORM VOTE MARKS A NEW BEGINNING TO DEAL WITH OLD CHALLENGES Washington, D.C.—Senate…

More

Senate Roll Call Vote #00397

On Passage of the Bill: H.R.4314; A bill to permit continued financing of Government operations.Result: Passed (60-39, 1 member not voting, 3/5 threshold)Details: [click here]

More

Senate Roll Call Vote #00396

On Passage of the Bill: H.R.3590 as Amended; An act entitled The Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act.Result: Passed (60-39, 1 member not voting, 1/2 threshold)Details: [click here]

More

Senate Roll Call Vote #00397

On Passage of the Bill: H.R.4314; A bill to permit continued financing of Government operations.Result: Passed (60-39, 1 member not voting, 3/5 threshold)Details: [click here]

More

Senate Roll Call Vote #00396

On Passage of the Bill: H.R.3590 as Amended; An act entitled The Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act.Result: Passed (60-39, 1 member not voting, 1/2 threshold)Details: [click here]

More

Senate Floor Schedule For Thursday, December 24, 2009

The Senate will convene at 6:45am and will resume consideration of H.R.3590, Health Care Reform, with the time until 7am equally divided and controlled between the two Leaders or their designees. At 7am, the Senate will proceed to a series of 2 roll call votes in relation to the following items: Passage of H.R.3590, Health…

More