Senate Democrats

September 2010
S M T W T F S
« Aug   Oct »
 1234
567891011
12131415161718
19202122232425
2627282930  

Day September 14, 2010

Senate Floor Wrap Up For Tuesday, September 14, 2010

Adopted S.Res.597, a resolution designating September 2010 as “National Prostate Cancer Awareness Month” Adopted S.Res.603, a resolution commemorating the 50th anniversary of the National Council for International Visitors, and designating February 16, 2011, as “Citizen Diplomacy Day” Adopted S.Res.607, a resolution recognizing the month of October 2011 as “National Principals Month” Adopted S.Res.620, a resolution…

More

Senate Roll Call Vote #00233

On the Cloture Motion S.Amdt. 4594: Motion to Invoke Cloture on the Baucus S.Amdt.4594 to H.R.5297; In the nature of a substitute.Result: Agreed to (61-37, 2 members not voting, 3/5 threshold)Details: [click here]

More

Senate Roll Call Vote #00232

On the Cloture Motion S.Amdt. 4595: Motion to Invoke Cloture on the Nelson (FL) S.Amdt.4595, as modified, to H.R.5297; To exempt certain amounts subject to other information reporting from the information reporting provisions of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act, and for other purposes.Result: Rejected (56-42, 2 members not voting, 3/5 threshold)Details: [click here]

More

Senate Roll Call Vote #00231

On the Cloture Motion S.Amdt. 4596: Motion to Invoke Cloture on the Johanns S.Amdt.4596, as modified, to H.R.5297; To repeal the expansion of information reporting requirements for payments of $600 or more to corporations, and for other purposes.Result: Rejected (46-52, 2 members not voting, 3/5 threshold)Details: [click here]

More

Senate Roll Call Vote #00233

On the Cloture Motion S.Amdt. 4594: Motion to Invoke Cloture on the Baucus S.Amdt.4594 to H.R.5297; In the nature of a substitute.Result: Agreed to (61-37, 2 members not voting, 3/5 threshold)Details: [click here]

More

Senate Roll Call Vote #00232

On the Cloture Motion S.Amdt. 4595: Motion to Invoke Cloture on the Nelson (FL) S.Amdt.4595, as modified, to H.R.5297; To exempt certain amounts subject to other information reporting from the information reporting provisions of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act, and for other purposes.Result: Rejected (56-42, 2 members not voting, 3/5 threshold)Details: [click here]

More

Senate Roll Call Vote #00231

On the Cloture Motion S.Amdt. 4596: Motion to Invoke Cloture on the Johanns S.Amdt.4596, as modified, to H.R.5297; To repeal the expansion of information reporting requirements for payments of $600 or more to corporations, and for other purposes.Result: Rejected (46-52, 2 members not voting, 3/5 threshold)Details: [click here]

More

Reid: Defense Authorization Bill Will Address The DREAM Act And Discrimination In The Military

Washington, DC –Nevada Senator Harry Reid released the following statement today announcing that the Defense Authorization bill will include a provision to end “Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell” and an amendment to pass the DREAM Act:   “This work period, the Senate will consider the Defense Authorization bill.  Along with critical support for our national security…

More

Reid: Amenazas Republicanas en Subirle los Impuestos a los Nevadenses de Clase Media es Inexcusable

Washington, DC – El Senador por Nevada Harry Reid hizo las siguientes declaraciones hoy en respuesta a las recientes amenazas republicanas en subirle los impuestos a las familias de clase media y las pequeñas empresas:    “Las familias de clase media y las pequeñas empresas de Nevada están sufriendo por salir adelante y necesitan alivio…

More

Faces Of The Republican Tax Cut Hostage Standoff

Today’s Face of the Republican Tax Cut Hostage Standoff: PARIS HILTON.   For yet another day, Republicans are continuing to hold middle-class tax cuts hostage, refusing to cut taxes for: …in order to give an even bigger break to: One man, one woman and one Paris Hilton each represent one percent of Americans. Because the…

More