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Day September 13, 2010

Senate Floor Wrap Up For Monday, September 13, 2010

H.Con.Res.292, a concurrent resolution supporting the goals and ideals of National Aerospace Week and for other purposes.

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Senate Roll Call Vote #00230

On the Nomination: Confirmation Jane Branstetter Stranch, of Tennessee, to be U.S. Circuit Judge for the Sixth CircuitResult: Confirmed (71-21, 8 members not voting, 1/2 threshold)Details: [click here]

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Senate Roll Call Vote #00230

On the Nomination: Confirmation Jane Branstetter Stranch, of Tennessee, to be U.S. Circuit Judge for the Sixth CircuitResult: Confirmed (71-21, 8 members not voting, 1/2 threshold)Details: [click here]

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Senate Floor Schedule For Monday, September 13, 2010

following any Leader remarks, the Senate will proceed to a period of morning business until 3:30pm with senators permitted to speak therein for up to 10 minutes each. At 3:30pm, the Senate will proceed to Executive Session to consider the nomination of Jane Stranch, of Tennessee, to be U.S. Circuit Judge for the Sixth Circuit.…

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Reid: Republicans Willing To Raise Middle-Class Taxes To Protect Millionaires And CEOs Who Ship Jobs Overseas

Washington, DC –Nevada Senator Harry Reid released the following statement today in response to Republican threats to block tax cuts for middle-class Americans:   “It is unconscionable for Senate Republicans to hold middle-class tax cuts hostage in order to secure more tax giveaways for millionaires and CEOs who ship American jobs overseas.  Today’s declaration by…

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New JEC Report Shows Cost of Republican Opposition to Small Business Jobs Bill

Underscoring the importance of passing the small business jobs legislation this week (H.R.5297), a new report by the Joint Economic Committee shows that lending to small businesses has declined in 2010, small business hiring remains flat and the smallest firms continue to reduce hiring.  The report, entitled “Small Business Employment: Bank Lending Restrains Job Creation,” uses…

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Reid: El Senado Tiene que Enfocarse en que los Nevadenses Vuelvan a Tener Empleo en Este Periodo de Trabajo

Washington, DC – El Senador por Nevada Harry Reid hizo las siguientes declaraciones en el recinto del Senado esta tarde al empezar el periodo de trabajo del Senado para el otoño. A continuación, apartes de su discurso: “Le doy la bienvenida a todos mis colegas que han llegado desde cada rincón del país. Estoy seguro…

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Reid: Republicanos Dispuestos a Subirle los Impuestos a la Clase Media Para Proteger a los Millonarios y Presidentes Corporativos Quienes Trasladan Empleos al Exterior

Washington, DC – El Senador por Nevada Harry Reid hizo las siguientes declaraciones hoy en respuesta a las amenazas republicanas en bloquear recortes tributarios para los estadounidenses de clase media: “Es inaudito que los republicanos del Senado retengan los recortes tributarios para la clase media para poder sacar adelante más alivio fiscal para los millonarios…

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Fact Sheet: Republicans Have Run Out Of Excuses On Small Business Bill

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Reid: Senate Must Keep Focus On Putting Nevadans Back To Work This Work Period

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