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Day August 2, 2010

Senate Floor Wrap Up For Monday, August 02, 2010

Passed S.1055, a bill to grant the Congressional Gold Medal, collectively, to the 100th Infantry Batttalion and the 442nd Regimental Combat Team, United States Army, in recognition of their dedicated service during World War II. Passed H.R.2097, the Star-Spangled Banner Bicentenial Commemorative Coin Act. Passed S.3689, the Copyright Cleanup, Clarification, and Corrections Act. Adopted S.Res.604,…

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Senate Roll Call Vote #00223

On the Motion to Table S.Amdt. 4567: Motion to Table the Motion to Concur in the House Amendment to the Senate Amendment to H.R.1586, with Amendment 4567; In the nature of a substitute.Result: Agreed to (95-0, 5 members not voting, 1/2 threshold)Details: [click here]

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Senate Roll Call Vote #00223

On the Motion to Table S.Amdt. 4567: Motion to Table the Motion to Concur in the House Amendment to the Senate Amendment to H.R.1586, with Amendment 4567; In the nature of a substitute.Result: Agreed to (95-0, 5 members not voting, 1/2 threshold)Details: [click here]

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Senate Floor Schedule For Monday, August 02, 2010

Following Leader remarks, the Senate will proceed to a period of morning business until 3:00pm with senators permitted to speak therein for up to 10 minutes each. Following morning business, the Senate will resume consideration of the House Message on H.R.1586. At 5:45pm, the Senate will proceed to a roll call vote on the motion…

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Reid: Democrats Fighting To Keep Teachers In Our Classrooms And First Responders In Our Communities

Washington, DC—Nevada Senator Harry Reid made the following remarks on the Senate floor this afternoon regarding efforts by Senate Democrats to prevent mass layoffs of thousands of teachers and first responders across the nation.  Below are his remarks as prepared for delivery:   “I know we are all eager to return to our states next…

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MEMO: How Many Jobs Can Republicans Kill This Week?

MEMORANDUM   To: Interested Parties From: Senate Democratic Communications Center Date: August 2, 2010 Re: How Many Jobs Can Republicans Kill This Week?   …and how many excuses will they make while doing it?   Republicans have spent this entire Congress trying to kill every piece of job-creating or saving legislation that Democrats have managed…

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