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    U.S. Policy Toward Iraq

    Secretary Rice testified about the Bush administration’s latest Iraq policy and plans to add 21,500 troops to the forces stationed in Iraq in an effort to bring greater security to…

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    Senate Session

    The Senate convened and resumed consideration of H.R. 6, the Energy bill.

    The Senate rejected the motion to invoke cloture on the Baucus Amdt. No. 1704; To amend the Internal…

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    Senate Session

    The Senate convened and resumed consideration of H.R.1585 , the National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2008.

    The Senate agreed to H.J.Res.43; a joint resolution increasing the…

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    Senate Session

    The Senate convened and began a period of morning business.

    Thereafter, the Senate resumed consideration of S. 1348, the Comprehensive Immigration Reform Act.

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    Senate Session

    Senate session continued overnight and into the next day.

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    Senate Session

    The Senate convened and resumed consideration of H.R. 2419, the Farm Bill.

    The passed S. 2338 as amended; FHA Modernization Act of 2007.

    The Senate agreed to the H.R. 1585 Conference…

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    Senate Session

    The Senate convened and resumed consideration of S. 1639, the Immigration bill.

    The Senate rejected a motion to invoke cloture on S.1639; A bill to provide for comprehensive immigration…

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    Senate Session

    The Senate convened and began a period of morning business. 

    Thereafter, the Senate proceeded to consideration of S.1, the Legislative Transparency and Accountability Act of 2007.…

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    Iraq Resolution Markup

    The Senate Foreign Relations Committee conducted committee business and marked up a concurrent resolution expressing bipartisan opposition to an increased military presence in…

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    Status of War in Iraq

    General Petraeus and Ambassador Crocker testified about military operations in Iraq, recommendations for future Iraq policy, and the ability of the Iraqi Parliament to meet the security…

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    Senate Session

    The Senate convened and resumed consideration of the House message on S. 1, the Ethics Reform bill.

    The Senate passes H.R.976 as amended; Small Business Tax Relief Act of 2007.

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    Situation in Myanmar (Burma)

    The Senate Foreign Relations Committee held a hearing on the situation in Myanmar, also known as Burma. Analysts, officials, and dissidents spoke about the government repression of…

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    U.S. Policy Toward Iraq

    The Senate Foreign Relations Committee holds a hearing to assess military policy and current conditions in Iraq. Witnesses testified about the roots of sectarian tensions in the…

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    Army Chief of Staff Nomination Hearing

    The Senate Armed Services Committee held a confirmation hearing on the nomination of Gen. George W. Casey Jr. to be reappointed to the grade of general and to be chief of staff of…

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    Veterans' Disability Ratings

    The Senate Armed Services and Veterans' Affairs Committees held a joint hearing on the Defense and Veterans Affairs Departments' disability rating systems and the transition of service…

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    Status of War in Iraq

    General Petraeus and Ambassador Crocker testified about military operations in Iraq, recommendations for future Iraq policy, and the ability of the Iraqi Parliament to meet the security…

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    Senate Session

    The Senate convened resumed consideration of S. 1348, the Comprehensive Immigration Reform Act.

    The Senate rejected the motion to invoke cloture on S. 1348; Comprehensive Immigration…

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    Situation in Darfur

    Witnesses testified about plans to stop the genocide in the Darfur region of Sudan. Witness made several recommendations including a comprehensive agreement resulting from one…

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    Senate Session

    The Senate convened and resumed consideration of the motions to proceed to S. 2340, the Alternative Emergency Supplemental Appropriations bill and H.R. 4156, the Emergency Supplemental…

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    Negroponte Nomination Hearing

    The Senate Foreign Relations Committee holds a hearing on the nomination of John Negroponte to be deputy secretary of State. He testified on a number of issues including regional…

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