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Day July 19, 2010

Senate Floor Wrap Up For Monday, July 19, 2010

Passed H.R.2765, Securing the Protection of our Enduring and Established Constitutional Heritage Act, with substitute amendment (SPEECH Act.


Senate Floor Schedule For Monday, July 19, 2010

Following any Leader remarks, there will be a period of morning business with senators permitted to speak therein for up to 10 minutes each. Following morning business, the Senate will resume consideration of H.R.5297, the Small Business Jobs bill. There will be no roll call votes during Monday’s session of the Senate.


Reid Spokesman: Republican Message To The Middle Class: Tough Luck

Washington, DC— Jim Manley, spokesman for Nevada Senator Harry Reid, released the following statement this afternoon following President Obama’s remarks to urge Republicans to stop blocking assistance to unemployed Americans:   “The ‘Party of No’ has been the ‘Party of No Leadership’ on the economy.  Just look at its record: when Republicans were in charge,…


H.R. 4213, the American Jobs and Closing Tax Loopholes Act of 2010

UPDATE On July 20, 2010, the Senate is expected to resume consideration of the House Message with respect to H.R.4213.  By consent, the motion to reconsider will be agreed to, and the Senate is expected to vote on the motion to invoke cloture on the motion to concur in the House Amendment to the Senate…


Reid: Out-Of-Work Nevadans Deserve Bipartisan Support, Not Misleading Republican Rhetoric

Washington, DC—Nevada Senator Harry Reid made the following remarks on the Senate floor today regarding Republican efforts to block unemployment assistance for millions of Americans:   “When millions of Americans lost their jobs, they didn’t just lose a place to go to work in the morning.  They lost their incomes, their savings and their retirement…


Reed, Brown Join Economic Expert To Call On Republicans To Stop Blocking U.S. Economic Recovery