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Day May 10, 2011

Senate Floor Wrap Up For Tuesday, May 10, 2011

adopted S.Con.Res.16, authorizing the use of Emancipation Hall in the CVC for an event to celebrate the birthday of King Kamehameha adopted S.Res.178, expressing support for the designation of May1, 2011, as “Silver Star Service Banner Day”.

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Senate Roll Call Vote #00068

On the Nomination: Confirmation Edward Milton Chen, of California, to be U.S. District Judge for the Northern District of CaliforniaResult: Confirmed (56-42, 2 members not voting, 1/2 threshold)Details: [click here]

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Senate Roll Call Vote #00068

On the Nomination: Confirmation Edward Milton Chen, of California, to be U.S. District Judge for the Northern District of CaliforniaResult: Confirmed (56-42, 2 members not voting, 1/2 threshold)Details: [click here]

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Reid: La Reforma Inmigratoria No Terminara Con Asegurar la Frontera

10 de mayo de 2011 CONTACTO: José Dante Parra/Nathaly Arriola, (202) 224-2939 REID: LA REFORMA INMIGRATORIA NO TERMINARA CON ASEGURAR LA FRONTERA Washington D.C. — El Líder de la Mayoría del Senado Harry Reid hizo las siguientes declaraciones después del discurso de hoy del Presidente Obama sobre inmigración” “Nadie puede negar que hemos avanzado inmensamente en…

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Menendez, Brown, Mccaskill And Tester To Big Oil: Your Subsidies Are Over

Senators Announce Legislation To End Tax Subsidies For “Big 5” Oil Companies And Call On Republicans To Join Effort To Close Loopholes $21 Billion Recouped Over 10 Years Will Go Toward Reducing The Deficit Washington, D.C.– With the nation’s five largest oil companies taking home nearly $1 trillion in profits over the past decade, a…

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Reid: Immigration Reform Doesn’t End With Securing The Border

Washington, D.C.—Nevada Senator Harry Reid released the following statement in response to President Obama’s speech today on immigration: “No one can deny we have made significant strides in securing our border – with more border patrol agents, better surveillance technology and a stronger fence than ever before. Democrats know there’s more work to be done,…

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Reid: Immigration Reform Doesn’t End With Securing The Border

Washington, D.C.—Nevada Senator Harry Reid released the following statement in response to President Obama’s speech today on immigration: “No one can deny we have made significant strides in securing our border – with more border patrol agents, better surveillance technology and a stronger fence than ever before. Democrats know there’s more work to be done,…

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Menendez, Brown, McCaskill And Tester To Big Oil: Your Subsidies Are Over

Senators Announce Legislation To End Tax Subsidies For “Big 5” Oil Companies And Call On Republicans To Join Effort To Close Loopholes $21 Billion Recouped Over 10 Years Will Go Toward Reducing The Deficit Washington, D.C.– With the nation’s five largest oil companies taking home nearly $1 trillion in profits over the past decade, a…

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Reid: Why Are Taxpayers Giving $4 Billion A Year To Oil Companies Making $4 Billion In Profits A Week?

Washington, D.C.–Nevada Senator Harry Reid made the following remarks today on repealing wasteful subsidies for big oil companies. Below are his remarks as prepared for delivery: “Saving money requires a lot of difficult choices.  Which programs do we cut in tough times?  Which priorities are more important than others?  As we’ve seen here in the…

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Senate Floor Schedule For Tuesday, May 10, 2011

Following any leader remarks, the Senate will be in a period of morning business for debate only until 5:00pm with Senators permitted to speak therein for up to 10 minutes each, with the first hour equally divided and controlled between the two Leaders or their designees, with the Majority controlling the first 30 minutes and…

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