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Agreement on Dava J. Newman–5:30pm vote Monday
The Senate has reached an agreement to vote on confirmation of the Newman nomination (NASA) ...
April 23, 2015

Schedule for Monday, April 27, 2015
The Senate stands adjourned until 3:00pm on Monday, April 27, 2015. Following any Leader remarks, ...
April 27, 2015

Wrap Up for Thursday, April 23, 2015
Roll Call Votes Motion to invoke cloture on Executive Calendar #21, Loretta E. Lynch, of ...
April 23, 2015

Iran Nuclear Agreement Review Act of 2015
The Senate has begun consideration of H.R.1191. Senator Corker offered substitute amendment #1140, which is ...
April 23, 2015

Morning Business until 3:00pm
The Senate confirmed the Lynch nomination by a vote of 56-43.   The Senate is ...
April 23, 2015

Roll Call Vote on confirmation of Lynch nomination
1:37pm The Senate began a 15 minute roll call vote on confirmation of Executive Calendar ...
April 23, 2015

Last vote of the day
The vote on confirmation of the Lynch nomination will be the last vote of the ...
April 23, 2015

Agreement to begin Iran bill at 3pm today
The Senate has entered an agreement to begin consideration of the Iran Congressional Review Act ...
April 23, 2015

Next vote on confirmation of Lynch nomination around 1:30pm
Cloture was invoked on the Lynch nomination by a vote of 66-34. There will now ...
April 23, 2015

Now voting on cloture on Lynch nomination
11:44am The Senate began a 15 minute roll call vote on the motion to invoke ...
April 23, 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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