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Schedule for Monday, March 2, 2015
The Senate stands adjourned until 2:00pm on Monday, March 2, 2015. Following any Leader remarks, ...
March 2, 2015

Wrap Up for Friday, February 27, 2015
Roll Call Votes Cloture on H.R.240, DHS appropriations; invoked: 68-31. Lee motion to table McConnell ...
February 27, 2015

Senate passes 7 day CR to fund DHS
The Senate passed H.R.33, as amended with a substitute amendment (SA#268) that contains a 7 ...
February 27, 2015

Recess subject to the call of the Chair
The Senate stands in recess subject to the call of the Chair while we await ...
February 27, 2015

Roll Call Vote on Cloture on MTP to S.534 (prohibit funds for Executive actions re: immigration)
11:28am The Senate began a 10 minute roll call vote on the motion to invoke ...
February 27, 2015

Roll Call Vote on Passage of H.R.240, as amended (DHS Approps)
11:10am The Senate began a 10 minute roll call vote on Passage of H.R.240, as ...
February 27, 2015

Roll Call Vote on Cochran-Mikulski-Shaheen amendment #255 (clean DHS funding)
10:52am The Senate began a 10 minute roll call vote on adoption of the Cochran-Mikulski-Shaheen ...
February 27, 2015

Roll Call Vote on Lee motion to table McConnell amendment #258 (date change)
Cloture was invoked on H.R.240, DHS appropriations, by a vote of 68-31.   Senator Lee ...
February 27, 2015

Roll Call Vote on cloture on H.R.240, DHS appropriations
10:02am The Senate began a 15 minute roll call vote on the motion to invoke ...
February 27, 2015

Up to 5 votes expected at 10:00am–re: DHS and immigration
The Senate has resumed consideration of H.R.240, DHS appropriations. The time until 10:00am is equally ...
February 27, 2015

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News

Statement by Senator Harry Reid on Republicans Obstructing Unemployment Insurance Extension
Washington, D.C. –  Nevada Senator Harry Reid released the following statement today: “Republicans owe an apology to the ...
December 19, 2013

Reid Remarks On The Defense Authorization Bill, Nominations
“For more than 50 years in a row the United States Senate has passed the ...
December 19, 2013

Reid Remarks on the Budget, Essential Nominees
“When Republicans closed the federal government for business in October it cost… the economy 120,000 ...
December 18, 2013

Reid Remarks on the Schedule
“Last week was difficult for the entire Senate community. When cooperation is lacking, as it ...
December 16, 2013

Reid Remarks On The Anniversary Of The Newtown School Shooting
“They were six and seven years old. But although their years were few, the lives ...
December 13, 2013

Reid Remarks On The Budget Agreement
“I congratulate the budget negotiators on reaching an agreement yesterday to roll back the painful ...
December 11, 2013

Reid Statement On November Jobs Report
Reno, NV— Nevada Senator Harry Reid released the following statement after the Labor Department reported that ...
December 6, 2013

Reid Statement On The Passing Of Nelson Mandela
Reno, NV – Nevada Senator Harry Reid released the following statement today on the passing ...
December 5, 2013

Reid Remarks On Changing The Senate Rules
“In the history of the Republic, there have been 168 filibusters of executive and judicial ...
November 21, 2013

Reid Remarks On Iran Sanctions
Washington, D.C. – Nevada Senator Harry Reid delivered the following statement on the Senate Floor regarding Iran sanctions: Mr. President, ...
November 21, 2013

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