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Day June 22, 2010

Senate Floor Wrap Up For Tuesday, June 22, 2010

By unanimous consent, the Senate confirmed the nominations listed below. Cal. #493 – Brian Hayes – Member NLRB Cal. #494 – Mark Pearce – Member NLRB Cal. #556 – Benjamin Tucker – Deputy Director National Drug Control Cal. #581 – John Laub – Director – National Institute of Justice Cal. #589 – Anthony Coscia –…


Cardin, Casey, Hagan Join Education Advocates And Firefighters To Discuss Why FMAP Funding Is Important For Our Communities And Schools

Washington, DC— Senators Ben Cardin, Bob Casey and Kay Hagan joined Randi Weingarten of the American Federation of Teachers (AFT) and Kevin O’Connor of the International Association of Firefighters (IAFF) at a press conference this morning to call on Republicans to stop blocking critical state funding. According to the Center on Budget and Policy Priorities,…


Senate Floor Schedule For Tuesday, June 22, 2010

The Senate will convene at 10:00am. Following any Leader remarks, the Senate will proceed to a period of morning business with senators permitted to speak therein for up to 10 minutes each. The Majority will control the first 30 minutes, the Republicans will control the next 60 minutes, and the Majority will control the next…