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Month August 2010

Reid Statement Recognizing 75th Anniversary Of Social Security

Washington, DC –Nevada Senator Harry Reid released the following statement today to recognize the 75th anniversary of Social Security on Saturday:   “Since its creation 75 years ago, Social Security has allowed tens of thousands of Nevadans to retire with grace and dignity.  Throughout my career, I have fought to strengthen and preserve Social Security,…

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Republicans Want to Privatize Social Security and Trust Wall Street with Main Street’s Retirement Security

We must always remember what is at stake for the millions of American seniors who depend on this earned benefit.  If my Republican colleagues had their way, Social Security benefits would be eliminated, phased out or risked on the stock market, leaving millions of Americans’ retirement security hostage to the up and down fluctuations of…

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Senate Floor Wrap Up For Thursday, August 12, 2010

Passed H.R.6080, Border Security Emergency Appropriations. Adopted S.Res.617, a resolution honoring the life of the late Senator Ted Stevens.

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Declaración de Reid Sobre la Aprobación de Legislación Para la Seguridad Fronteriza en el Senado

Washington, DC –El Senador por Nevada Harry Reid hizo las siguientes declaraciones esta mañana después de que el Senado diera votación final sobre la legislación para la seguridad fronteriza: “Los nevadenses entienden los retos que existen dado que nuestro sistema migratoria no funciona. Necesitamos una reforma migratoria integral que asegure nuestras fronteras, castigue a los…

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Reid Statement Following Senate Passage Of Border Security Legislation

Washington, DC –Nevada Senator Harry Reid released the following statement this morning following final Senate passage of border security legislation:   “Nevadans understand the challenges that exist because of our broken immigration system. We need comprehensive immigration reform that secures our borders, cracks down on unscrupulous employers, and requires those here illegally to get right…

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Senate Floor Schedule For Thursday, August 12, 2010

The Senate will convene to receive and pass by unanimous consent H.R.6080, Border Security Emergency Appropirations, and S.Res.617, a resolution honoring the life of the late Senator Ted Stevens.

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Reid Spokesman Announces Senate Schedule For Tomorrow

Washington, DC – Jim Manley, spokesman for Nevada Senator Harry Reid, released the following statement this afternoon to announce plans by Senate Democrats to offer a unanimous consent resolution on border security legislation tomorrow at 10 a.m.  In addition, the Senate plans to adopt a resolution honoring the memory of former Senator Ted Stevens:  …

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Declaración De Reid Sobre El Fallecimiento Del Ex Senador Por Alaska Ted Stevens

Washington, DC – El Senador por Nevada Harry Reid hizo las siguientes declaraciones hoy después del fallecimiento del Senador por Alaska Ted Stevens: “Me entristeció enterarme del fallecimiento del ex Senador Ted Stevens. Trabajé junto a Ted por muchos años y sé cuán querido era por el pueblo de Alaska. Mis pensamientos están con Catherine,…

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Reid Statement On The Passing Of Former Alaska Senator Ted Stevens

Washington, DC – Nevada Senator Harry Reid released the following statement today following the death of former Alaska Senator Ted Stevens:   “I was saddened to learn about the death of former Senator Ted Stevens.  I served with Ted for many years and I know how beloved he was by the people of Alaska.  My…

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Reid Statement On July Jobs Report

Washington, DC – Nevada Senator Harry Reid released the following statement today in reaction to the July jobs report from the Department of Labor:   “Nevadans do not need a jobs report to understand the difficulties in our economy.  Too many workers in Nevada and across America cannot find work, and our efforts to expedite…

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