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Month April 2011

Senate Roll Call Vote #00060

On the Concurrent Resolution: H.Con.Res.36; A concurrent resolution directing the Clerk of the House of Representatives to make a correction in the enrollment of H.R.1473.Result: Rejected (42-58, 3/5 threshold)Details: [click here]

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Senate Roll Call Vote #00059

On the Concurrent Resolution: H.Con.Res.35; A concurrent resolution directing the Clerk of the House of Representatives to make a correction in the enrollment of H.R.1473.Result: Rejected (47-53, 3/5 threshold)Details: [click here]

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Senate Roll Call Vote #00061

On Passage of the Bill: H.R.1473; A bill making appropriations for the Department of Defense and the other departments and agencies of the Government for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2011, and for other purposes.Result: Passed (81-19, 3/5 threshold)Details: [click here]

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Senate Roll Call Vote #00060

On the Concurrent Resolution: H.Con.Res.36; A concurrent resolution directing the Clerk of the House of Representatives to make a correction in the enrollment of H.R.1473.Result: Rejected (42-58, 3/5 threshold)Details: [click here]

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Senate Roll Call Vote #00059

On the Concurrent Resolution: H.Con.Res.35; A concurrent resolution directing the Clerk of the House of Representatives to make a correction in the enrollment of H.R.1473.Result: Rejected (47-53, 3/5 threshold)Details: [click here]

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Reid To House Republicans: Friday’s Vote Will Show America Whose Side You’re On

Washington, D.C. – Nevada Senator Harry Reid released the following statement on tomorrow’s House vote on the Republican budget: “The vote you’ll cast tomorrow presents a clear choice between millionaires and the middle class.  Whose side are you on? “It will also answer for the country this question: Are Republicans serious about reducing the deficit,…

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Fact Check On Senator Kyl

SHOT Senator Jon Kyl: “So it’s simply incorrect to say that millions of seniors would be directly affected by the Ryan budget with respect to their Medicare coverage.”  [Kyl Floor Speech, 4/14/11] CHASER New Report: GOP Budget Would Immediately Repeal ‘Donut Hole’ Fix, Costing Seniors An Additional $2.2 Billion in Rx Drug Costs Just Next…

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Rank-And-File Republicans Disagree With GOP Leaders, Say Serious Approach To Deficit Must Include Revenues As Well As Spending Cuts

Boehner, McConnell Tried To Rule Out Revenues Yesterday, But All-of-The-Above Approach to Deficit Has Bipartisan Backing Schumer: Grand Bargain Is ‘Next To Impossible’ If GOP Leaders Dig In On Protecting Millionaire Tax Breaks, Other Giveaways WASHINGTON, DC—Rank-and-file Republicans are sharply breaking from their party’s leadership to say that any serious approach to tackling the deficit…

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New Report: GOP Budget Would Immediately Repeal ‘Donut Hole’ Fix, Costing Seniors Additional $44B In Rx Drug Costs Through 2020

Republican Budget Would Roll Back ‘Donut Hole’ Fix; New Reform That Just Took Effect Provides 50% Discount To Seniors Who Hit Gap In Medicare Drug Coverage New State-By-State Report Outlines Devastating Immediate Impact On Nation’s Seniors—Next Year Alone, Seniors Currently In Donut Hole Would Pay An Additional $2.2 Billion For Prescription Drugs Senators: ‘Extreme GOP…

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Senate Floor Schedule For Thursday, April 14, 2011

Following any Leader remarks, the Senate will proceed to a period of morning business with Senators permitted to speak therein for up to 10 minutes each. The time until 4pm will be equally divided and controlled between the two leaders or their designees. When the Senate receives the papers from the House with respect to…

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