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Day May 7, 2010

Senate Floor Wrap Up For Friday, May 07, 2010

The Senate adopted the following resolutions by unanimous consent: Cal. #261, S.Res.297, (Webb-Warner) Dyke Marsh Wildlife Preserve Cal. #262, S.Res.275, (Kerry-Kirk-Brown) Minute Man National Historic Park The Senate passed the following bills by unanimous consent: Cal. #261, S.Res.297 (Webb-Warner) Dyke Marsh Wildlife Preserve Cal. #262, S.Res.275 (Kerry-Kirk-Brown) Minute Man National Historic Park Cal. #287, S.1053…

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Reid: Republicans Blocking Justice For Minority Farmers And Native American Trust Account Holders

Washington, D.C.—Nevada Senator Harry Reid made the following statement today after Republicans blocked a unanimous consent request to provide funding for the settlement of lawsuits by black farmers and Native American trust account holders: “Where we see injustices, it is our responsibility to stand up for those who need a voice.  That’s why I am…

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Reid: Recent Terror Attempt An Opportunity To Evaluate And Strengthen Our National Security, Not To Politicize It

Washington, DC— Nevada Senator Harry Reid entered the following statement into the Congressional Record today regarding the recent attempted terrorist attack in New York City:   “Last weekend’s close call is a wake-up call. The attempt to bomb New York City’s Times Square should remind us both of the vigilance we must maintain to keep…

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Reid: Recent Jobs Numbers Promising, But We Have To Continue To Support Struggling Families And Small Businesses In Nevada

Washington, DC— Nevada Senator Harry Reid released the following statement today in reaction to the April jobs report from the Bureau of Labor Statistics:   “While we are receiving some encouraging news about our economy, I am under no illusion we’re out of the woods just yet – there are still too many unemployed Nevadans…

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Reid: Nevadans Want Strong Consumer Protections In Wall Street Accountability Legislation

Washington, DC— Nevada Senator Harry Reid released the following statement today regarding the need for strong consumer protections in Wall Street accountability legislation:   “When I hear Nevadans tell me about losing their homes and their retirement savings because of the unregulated excess and greed on Wall Street, I know we can never again allow…

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Senate Floor Schedule For Friday, May 07, 2010

The Senate will convene at 9:30am and will resume consideration of S.3217, Wall Street Reform. There will be no roll call votes during Friday’s session of the Senate.

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