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Day September 23, 2010

Reid: Republicans Block Debate On Common-Sense Measures To Prevent Special Interests From Drowning Out The Voices Of Voters

Washington, DC – Nevada Senator Harry Reid released the following statement today after Senate Republicans blocked a cloture vote to open debate on the DISCLOSE Act to prevent big corporations and special interests from buying American elections:   “We’ve all heard Republicans pay lip service to campaign-finance transparency.  But when forced to put their money…


Senate Floor Schedule For Thursday, September 23, 2010

morning business until 10:30am with Senators permitted to speak therein for up to 10 minutes each, with the Republicans controlling the first half and the Majority controlling the final half. Following morning business, the Senate will proceed to the consideration of S.J.Res.30, a joint resolution of disapproval regarding the National Mediation Board with up to…