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Day June 18, 2010

Senate Floor Wrap Up For Friday, June 18, 2010

Passed H.R.3962, with Baucus and title Substitute (provides for a 6-month extension of the Medicare Sustainable Growth Rate (SGR) formula) passed H.Con.Res.242, a ocncurrent resolution honoring and praising the NAACP on the occassion of its 101st anniversary


Republicanos Bloquean Ayuda para Desempleados, pero Defienden Intereses Especiales

Washington, DC— El Senador por Nevada Harry Reid hizo las siguientes declaraciones en una rueda de prensa anoche después de que los republicanos del Senado bloquearan la aprobación de legislación para extender los beneficios para desempleados y créditos tributarios en el Senado de los Estados Unidos. A continuación, apartes de su discurso: “Para la bancada…


Senate Democrats Are On Your Side: Implementing Health Reform that Works for Middle-Class Americans

Earlier this year, Congress passed and the President signed landmark health insurance reform legislation, the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (P.L. 111-148) and the Health Care and Education Reconciliation Act (P.L. 111-152), and Americans are already experiencing the benefits.  These two laws put control over health care decisions in the hands of the American…


Reid: Democrats Fight To Ensure That Nevada Seniors And Veterans Get The Health Care They Need

Washington, DC—Nevada Senator Harry Reid released the following statement today after the Senate passed by unanimous consent fully paid for legislation that protects the ability of seniors and veterans to see the doctors they know and trust:   “Nevadans are struggling to make ends meet, and I am focused on doing everything in my power…


Senate Floor Schedule For Friday, June 18, 2010

Following any Leader remarks, the Senate will proceed to a period of morning business with senators permitted to speak for up to 10 minutes each. There will be no roll call votes on Friday, June 18.