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Day March 19, 2012

Senate Floor Wrap Up for Monday, March 19, 2012

No ROLL CALL VOTES   LEGISLATIVE ITEMS Notwithstanding the passage of S.1813, the Surface Transportation bill, the Senate agreed to the Boxer amendment #1903, which is a technical amendment, striking title V of division C with the heading entitled “Research and Innovative Technology Administration Reauthorization Act of 2012”, which was moved to division E. Discharged…


4:00pm filing deadline for first degree amendments

As a reminder, the filing deadline for first degree amendments to the Reed-Landrieu-Levin-Brown (OH), et al, substitute amendment  and #1833, the IPO bill, is at 4:00pm today.  If your Senator has a germane first degree amendment and would like to preserve her or his right to offer, please send a signed copy of the amendment…


Passing Bipartisan Export-Import Bank Would Create Hundreds Of Thousands Of Jobs, Reduce The Deficit

Washington, D.C. – Nevada Senator Harry Reid made the following remarks on the Senate floor regarding the Export-Import Bank. Below are his remarks as prepared for delivery: This week the Senate resumes debate of a measure to improve innovators’ access to capital. This bill passed the House on a bipartisan vote, and has President Obama’s…


No Roll Call Votes

There will be no roll call votes on Monday, March 19. 2012


Senate Floor Schedule for Monday, March 19, 2012

Convenes: 2:00pm Following any Leader remarks, the Senate will be in morning business until 4:30pm with Senators permitted to speak therein for up to 10 minutes each. Following morning business, the Senate will resume consideration of H.R.3606, the Capital Formation/IPO bill. The filing deadline for all first degree amendments to the Reed-Landrieu-Levin-Brown (OH), et al,…