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Day July 15, 2010

Democrats Hold Wall Street Accountable

Senate Democrats today moved one step closer today towards passing legislation that will rein in the excesses of Wall Street and strengthen consumer financial protections. It’s unfortunate that only a handful of Republicans joined their Democratic colleagues in voting ‘yes’ on today’s procedural vote. After witnessing more than 8 million Americans lose their jobs as…


Reid Spokesman: Republicans Killing Jobs To Save Their Own

Washington, DC— Jim Manley, spokesman for Nevada Senator Harry Reid, released the following statement today in reaction to a Republican press conference on jobs.  While Democrats are working to create jobs and strengthen the nation’s economy, Republicans are pushing a job-killing agenda to advance their political prospects: “There’s only one kind of job Republicans care…


Senate Floor Schedule For Thursday, July 15, 2010

Following any Leader remarks, the Senate will resume consideration of the conference report to accompany H.R.4173, Wall Street Reform. At approximately 11:00am, the Senate will proceed to vote on the motion to invoke cloture on the Wall Street Reform conference report. That will be the first vote of the day. The Senate completed action on…