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Day May 24, 2010

Senate Floor Wrap Up For Monday, May 24, 2010

Passed S.707, the Telework Enhancement Act (with committee-reported amendments). Passed S.2868, the Federal Supply Schedules Usage Act. Adopted S.Res.538, a resolution affirming the support of the United States for a strong and vital alliance with Thailand. Adopted S.Res.539, a resolution designating May 24, 2010, as “Priscription Drug Disposal Awareness Day”.

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Senate Roll Call Vote #00164

On the Motion: Hutchison Motion to Instruct Conferees Re: H.R.4173; A bill to promote the financial stability of the United States by improving accountability and transparency in the financial system, to end “too big to fail”, to protect the American taxpayer by ending bailouts, to protect consumers from abusive financial services practices, and for other…

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Senate Roll Call Vote #00163

On the Motion: Brownback Motion to Instruct Conferees Re: H.R.4173; A bill to promote the financial stability of the United States by improving accountability and transparency in the financial system, to end “too big to fail”, to protect the American taxpayer by ending bailouts, to protect consumers from abusive financial services practices, and for other…

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Senate Roll Call Vote #00164

On the Motion: Hutchison Motion to Instruct Conferees Re: H.R.4173; A bill to promote the financial stability of the United States by improving accountability and transparency in the financial system, to end “too big to fail”, to protect the American taxpayer by ending bailouts, to protect consumers from abusive financial services practices, and for other…

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Senate Roll Call Vote #00163

On the Motion: Brownback Motion to Instruct Conferees Re: H.R.4173; A bill to promote the financial stability of the United States by improving accountability and transparency in the financial system, to end “too big to fail”, to protect the American taxpayer by ending bailouts, to protect consumers from abusive financial services practices, and for other…

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Senate Floor Schedule For Monday, May 24, 2010

There will be a period of morning business until 3:00pm with senators permitted to speak for up to 10 minutes each. At 3:00pm, the Senate will proceed to the consideration of H.R.4899, the Emergency Supplemental Appropriations bill. At approximately 5:30pm, the Senate will proceed to a series of 2 roll call votes. Those votes will…

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Senate Democrats Are On Your Side: Reforming Wall Street to Protect Main Street

Two years ago, the unchecked greed and recklessness on Wall Street shattered the lives of millions of Americans, eliminating 8 million jobs and trillions of dollars in savings.  After months of hard work, Senate Democrats have passed legislation that holds big banks and CEOs accountable for their own mistakes.  The bill restores transparency to the…

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H.R. 4899, the Supplemental Appropriations Act, 2010

Summary H.R.4899, the Supplemental Appropriations Act, 2010, includes provisions to meet the needs of our troops and fund military operations and security initiatives in Iraq, Afghanistan, and Pakistan.  The bill also includes funding for expanding benefits for disabled veterans, and to respond to natural disasters, including the devastating earthquake in Haiti.   The Senate version…

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