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Day June 14, 2010

Senate Floor Wrap Up For Monday, June 14, 2010

Passed Cal. #352, S.1660 is the Formaldehyde Standards for Composite Wood Products Act, with a Klobuchar substitute amendment. Adopted S.Res.547, a resolution supporting National Men’s Health week. Adopted S.Res.551, a resolution marking the one year anniversary of the June 12, 2009 presidential election in Iran, and condemning ongoing human rights abuses in Iran.

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Senate Floor Schedule For Monday, June 14, 2010

The Senate will convene at 2:00pm. Following any Leader remarks, there will be a period of morning business until 3:00pm with senators permitted to speak therein for up to 10 minutes each, with the time equally divided and controlled between the two Leaders or their designees. Following morning business, the Senate will resume consideration of…

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Reid: Senate Must Act To Aid Unemployed Americans And Hold BP Accountable

Washington, DC— Nevada Senator Harry Reid made the following statement on the Senate floor this afternoon regarding Democratic efforts to assist out of work Americans and hold BP accountable for the recent oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico.  Below are his remarks as prepared for delivery:   “We’ll learn a lot this week about…

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Reid, Senadores Democratas piden a BP Apartar $20 Mil Millones para Compensar Víctimas del Derrame Petrolero

WASHINGTON, D.C. – El Líder de la Mayoría del Senado Harry Reid y varios miembros de la Bancada Demócrata del Senado enviarán hoy una carta al Presidente de la compañía BP, Anthony Hayward, pidiendo que la empresa aparte $20 mil millones de dólares en un fondo especial que se utilizará para pagar daños económicos y…

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Reid and Senate Democrats, In Letter, Call On BP To Set Aside $20 Billion In Special Account To Ensure Payments To Gulf Coast Spill Victims

WASHINGTON –Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid and members of the Senate Democratic Caucus sent a letter to BP CEO Tony Hayward today calling on the company to set aside $20 billion in a special account to be used to pay for economic damages and clean-up costs of the recent oil spill in the Gulf Coast. …

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Murray, Menendez Call On Republicans To Stop Protecting Big Oil

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Reid: El Senado Debe Tomar Acción para Ayudar a Estadounidenses Desempleados y Responsabilizar a BP

Washington, DC— El Senador por Nevada Harry Reid hizo las siguientes declaraciones en el recinto del Senado esta tarde sobre los esfuerzos demócratas para ayudar a los estadounidenses desempleados y responsabilizar a la BP por el reciente derrame de petróleo en el Golfo de México. A continuación, apartes de su discurso preparado: “Esta semana se…

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