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Schedule for Monday, January 26, 2015
The Senate stands adjourned under the provisions of S.Res.38 until 4:30pm on Monday, January 26, ...
January 26, 2015

Pending amendments to S. 1, a bill to approve the Keystone XL pipeline
The following amendments are pending to S.1, Keystone XL Pipeline: Murkowski amendment #2 (substitute) Vitter ...
January 23, 2015

Wrap Up for Thursday, January 22, 2015
Roll Call Votes Boxer amendment #113; not agreed to: 55-44 Fischer amendment #18, as modified; ...
January 23, 2015

Filing deadlines for Keystone XL pipeline–3pm and 5pm Monday
As a reminder, Senator McConnell filed cloture on the Murkowski amendment #2 (substitute) and the ...
January 23, 2015

No more votes tonight, next vote 5:30pm Monday
The Reed amendment was tabled 49-45. Senator McConnell then filed cloture on the Murkowski amendment ...
January 23, 2015

Roll Call Vote on McConnell motion to table Reed amendment
11:33pm The Senate began a 15 minute roll call vote on the McConnell motion to ...
January 22, 2015

Roll Call Vote on McConnell motion to table Whitehouse amendment
Senator McConnell moved to table Whitehouse amendment #28. Senator Whitehouse asked unanimous consent to speak ...
January 22, 2015

Roll Call Vote on McConnell motion to table Carper amendment #121
10:30pm The Senate began a 15 minute roll call vote on McConnell motion to table ...
January 22, 2015

Roll Call Vote on McConnell motion to table Markey amendment
At 10:06pm, the Senate began a 15 minute roll call vote on the McConnell motion ...
January 22, 2015

objection to vote on amendments, now voting on McConnell motion to table Markey amendment #25 (tar sands excise tax).
Senator McConnell asked unanimous consent that the Senate vote in relation to the following amendments. ...
January 22, 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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