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Day June 28, 2011

Roll call vote on confirmation of the Cole nomination

12:07pm The Senate began a roll call vote on confirmation of Executive Calendar #62 James Michael Cole, of the District of Columbia, to be Deputy Attorney General; Confirmed: 55-42

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Republican Leaders Clueless On The Consequences Of Default

On Morning Joe today former Minnesota Governor Tim Pawlenty and RNC Chair Reince Preibus claimed that there was no way to know the consequences of a failure to raise the debt limit.  While they may be at a loss to explain the consequences of a failure to raise the debt limit, many business leaders and…

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Senate Roll Call Vote #00097

On the Nomination: Confirmation James Michael Cole, of the District of Columbia, to be Deputy Attorney GeneralResult: Confirmed (55-42, 3 members not voting, 1/2 threshold)Details: [click here]

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Reid: Republicans Willing To Risk Economic Crisis To Protect Tax Breaks For Oil Companies, Corporate Jets

Time for Republicans to Set Aside Politics, Empty Rhetoric for the Sake of the Economy Washington, D.C.–Nevada Senator Harry Reid made the following remarks today on the Senate floor regarding Republicans’ willingness to risk our economy to protect tax breaks for oil companies and corporate jets. Below are his remarks as prepared for delivery: Yesterday…

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Vote reminder: up to 3 roll call votes at approximately 12:10pm

At approximately 12:10pm today, the Senate will conduct up to 3 roll call votes on confirmation of the following nominations: Calendar #62 James Michael Cole, of the District of Columbia, to be Deputy Attorney General Calendar #145 Lisa O. Monaco, of the District of Columbia, to be an Assistant Attorney General Calendar #110 Virginia A.…

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Senate Floor Schedule for Tuesday, June 28, 2011

Convenes: 10am Following any Leader remarks, the Senate will proceed to Executive Session to consider the following nominations, en bloc: Calendar #62 James Michael Cole, of the District of Columbia, to be Deputy Attorney General Calendar #145 Lisa O. Monaco, of the District of Columbia, to be an Assistant Attorney General Calendar #110 Virginia A.…

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