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Day July 12, 2010

Senate Floor Wrap Up For Monday, July 12, 2010

Passed S.2872, the National Historical Publications and Records Commission REauthorization Act. Adopted H.Con.Res.289, a concurrent resolution to correct the enrollment of H.R.3360, the Cruise Vessel SEcurity and Safety Act of 2010.

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Senate Roll Call Vote #00205

On the Nomination: Confirmation Sharon Johnson Coleman, of Illinois, to be United States JudgeResult: Confirmed (86-0, 13 members not voting, 1/2 threshold)Details: [click here]

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Senate Roll Call Vote #00205

On the Nomination: Confirmation Sharon Johnson Coleman, of Illinois, to be United States JudgeResult: Confirmed (86-0, 13 members not voting, 1/2 threshold)Details: [click here]

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Senate Floor Schedule For Monday, July 12, 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. By unanimous consent, at 5:00pm today, the Senate will proceed to Executive Session to debate the nomination of Calendar #815 Sharon Johnson Coleman, of Illinois, to be United States District…

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Reid: Nevadans Closer Than Ever To Critical Protections From Reckless Behavior On Wall Street

Washington, DC— Nevada Senator Harry Reid released the following statement this evening following announcements of support for Wall Street accountability legislation from Republican Senators Olympia Snowe, Susan Collins and Scott Brown: “Nevada families are one step closer to being protected from the reckless behavior on Wall Street that cost America millions of jobs and pushed…

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Reid Spokesman: GOP Says “No” To Safety Net, “Yes” To Deficit-Exploding, Unpaid-For Tax Cuts For The Wealthiest One Percent

Washington, DC – Jim Manley, spokesman for Nevada Senator Harry Reid, released the following statement in response to Senator Jon Kyl’s statement that “you should never have to offset cost” of tax cuts: “Republicans are showing their true colors on the deficit: first they cite the deficit as the reason we can’t provide a safety net…

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Reid: Obstruction Is Costing Jobs In Nevada And Across America

Washington, DC— Nevada Senator Harry Reid made the following remarks on the Senate floor this afternoon to open the July work period.  Below are his remarks as prepared for delivery: “I welcome back my colleagues and hope they are as eager to get to work as I am.  “During the week I spent in Nevada,…

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