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Day July 14, 2010

Senate Floor Wrap Up For Wednesday, July 14, 2010

Passed H.R.4861, H.R.5051, and H.R.5099, Post Office naming bills. Passed S.1288, the Emergency Management Assistance Compact Grant Reauthorization Act. Passed S.3372, a bill to modify the date on which the Administrator of the EPA and applicable States may require permits for discharge from certain vessels.


Reed, Landrieu, Warner Join SBA Administrator And Small Business Advocate To Highlight Democrats’ Small Business Agenda

Washington, DC—Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid, Senate Small Business Committee Chair Mary Landrieu, and Senator Mark Warner joined Small Business Administrator Karen Mills and Terry Gardiner of the Small Business Majority at a press conference this morning to highlight efforts by Senate Democrats to strengthen and support America’s small businesses.  The Democratic small business agenda…


Reid: More Accessible And Affordable Preventive Health Care Will Save Lives And Save Money For Nevadans

Washington, D.C.—Nevada Senator Harry Reid released the following statement today regarding the announcement of new health care rules to improve access and affordability of preventive health care services: “When Congress passed and the President signed historic health reform into law earlier this year, we knew that the impact would be felt almost immediately.  Rules announced…


Senate Floor Schedule For Wednesday, July 14, 2010

Following any leader remarks, there will be a period of morning business until 12:00 noon with senators permitted to speak for up to 10 minutes each. The Majority will control the first 30 minutes and the Republicans will control the next 30 minutes. We hope to reach an agreement to consider the initial amendments on…