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Day December 13, 2010

Senate Floor Wrap Up For Monday, December 13, 2010

Passed H.R.628,a bill to establish a pilot program in certain United States district courts to encourage enhancement of expertise in patent cases among district judges (with Leahy amendment) Passed S.2902, a bill to improve the Federal Acquisition Institute (with committee-reported substitute amendment). Passed S.3447, Post-9/11 Veterans Educational Assistance Improvements Act of 2010 (with committee reported…

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Senate Roll Call Vote #00272

On the Cloture Motion: Motion to Invoke Cloture on the Motion to Concur in the House Amdt. to Senate Amdt. with S.Amdt.4753; A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to extend the funding and expenditure authority of the Airport and Airway Trust Fund, to amend title 49, United States Code, to extend…

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Senate Roll Call Vote #00272

On the Cloture Motion: Motion to Invoke Cloture on the Motion to Concur in the House Amdt. to Senate Amdt. with S.Amdt.4753; A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to extend the funding and expenditure authority of the Airport and Airway Trust Fund, to amend title 49, United States Code, to extend…

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Senate Floor Schedule For Monday, December 13, 2010

Following any Leader remarks, the Senate will resume consideration of the motion to concur with respect to H.R.4853, the vehicle for the tax compromise. The time until 3:00pm will be equally divided and controlled between the two Leaders or their designees. At 3:00pm, the Senate will proceed to vote on the motion to invoke cloture…

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S. Amdt. 4753 to H.R. 4853, The Tax Relief, Unemployment Insurance Reauthorization and Job Creation Act

Summary This week, the Senate will consider legislation, the Tax Relief, Unemployment Insurance Reauthorization and Job Creation Act, S.Amdt.4753, sponsored by Senators Reid and McConnell to extend the vital tax cuts for America’s middle class and a wide range of individuals and businesses that will otherwise expire at the end of this month.  This measure…

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Reid: Opponents Should Stop Trying To Give Power Back To Insurance Companies And Work With Us To Make Reform Work For Middle-Class Families

Washington, D.C. — Nevada Senator Harry Reid released the following statement today regarding a recent federal district court ruling about health care reform law: “This lawsuit is the latest effort to roll back rules that bar insurance companies from abusive practices like denying health insurance to people with pre-existing conditions. Fourteen federal district judges have…

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