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Month September 2010

Reid: Republicanos Continúan Con Agenda Para Destruir Empleos al Proteger el Alivio Fiscal Que Premia a los Altos Ejecutivos Por Trasladar Empleos Domésticos al Exterior

Washington, DC –El Senador por Nevada Harry Reid hizo las siguientes declaraciones hoy después de que los republicanos bloquearan legislación que hubiera eliminado los recortes tributarios que reciben las compañías que trasladan empleos estadounidenses al extranjero y premian a las compañías por generar empleos en los Estados Unidos: “Este proyecto de ley que tratamos de…

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SDCC Lanza “Traductor Republicano” Para Ayudar a los Estadounidenses Interpretar la Palabrería Republicana en Términos Reales

Washington, DC— Hoy el Centro de Comunicaciones de los Demócratas del Senado (SDCC, por sus siglas en inglés) lanzó el “Traductor Republicano”, una nueva modalidad que ayudará a los estadounidenses descifrar la palabrería de los republicanos, y así entender lo que sus políticas para destruir empleos realmente representan para los estadounidenses de clase media. El…

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SDCC Introduces “GOP Translate” To Help Americans Translate Republican Spin Into Reality

Washington, DC — Today the Senate Democratic Communications Center (SDCC) introduced “GOP Translate,” a new feature that will help Americans cut through Republican spin to understand what their job-killing policies would really mean for middle-class Americans.  “GOP Translate” will provide a running translation of Republican talking points as Republicans twist themselves into more and more…

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Reid: Republicans Continue Job-Killing Agenda By Protecting Tax Breaks That Reward CEOs For Sending American Jobs Overseas

Washington, DC –Nevada Senator Harry Reid released the following statement today after Republicans blocked passage of legislation that would have ended tax breaks to companies who ship American jobs overseas, and rewarded companies for creating jobs in America:   “The bill we tried to pass today is based on simple common sense: to keep American…

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Senate Floor Schedule For Tuesday, September 28, 2010

Morning Business until 11:10am with Senators permitted to speak for up to 10 minutes each therein, during which Senators may make tributes to the late Senator Ted Stevens. At 11:10am, there will be 20 minutes of debate prior to a roll call vote on the motion to invoke cloture on the motion to proceed to…

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Senate Floor Wrap Up For Monday, September 27, 2010

Passed H.R.553, the Reducing Over-Classification Act, with Lieberman amendment. Passed H.R.946, the Plain Writing Act of 2010 w/ an Akaka amendment Passed H.R.3553, the Indian Veterans Housing Opportunity Act of 2010. Passed H.R.2092, the Kingman and Heritage Islands Act of 2009 w/ committee-reported amendments. Passed S.1510, US Secret Service Uniformed Division Modernization Act w/ substitute…

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Senate Roll Call Vote #00241

On the Motion: Motion to Instruct the Sergeant at Arms; A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to create American jobs and to prevent the offshoring of such jobs overseas.Result: Agreed to (48-25, 27 members not voting, 1/2 threshold)Details: [click here]

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Senate Roll Call Vote #00241

On the Motion: Motion to Instruct the Sergeant at Arms; A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to create American jobs and to prevent the offshoring of such jobs overseas.Result: Agreed to (48-25, 27 members not voting, 1/2 threshold)Details: [click here]

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Senate Floor Schedule For Monday, September 27, 2010

Morning business until 3pm with Senators permitted to speak for up to 10 minutes each. Following morning business, the Senate will resume consideration of the motion to proceed to Calendar #578, S.3816, a bill to create American jobs and to prevent the offshoring of such jobs. Senators should expect a live quorum at approximately 7pm…

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Reid: Ayuda Viene en Camino Para las Pequeñas Empresas en Nevada

Washington, DC –El Senador por Nevada Harry Reid hizo las siguientes declaraciones hoy después de que el Presidente Obama promulgara en ley la legislación para generar empleos en las pequeñas empresas: “Ayuda viene en camino para las pequeñas empresas en Nevada y en todo el país. Comenzando hoy, se desplegarán $15 mil millones en alivio…

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