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    Senator Rand Paul on NSA and PATRIOT Act

    Senator Rand Paul (R-KY) spoke about his opposition to the National Security Agency’s (NSA) bulk collection of telephone records and a renewal of the PATRIOT Act. This was the first…

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    Senators McCain and Graham on Military Action in Iraq

    Senators John McCain (R-AZ) and Lindsey Graham (R-SC) criticized the Obama administration for failing to prevent ISIL from taking Ramadi, a city 70 miles west of Baghdad.  The…

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    Senate Leaders on Trade Bill and Health Care Law

    Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) and Minority Leader Harry Reid (D-NV) spoke about the trade promotion authority bill and the health care law.

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    Senators Hatch and Sanders on Trade Legislation

    Before the Senate procedural vote on “fast track” Trade Promotion Authority (TPA), Finance Committee Chair Orrin Hatch (R-UT) outlined his reasons for supporting the…

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    Senator Brown on Trade Promotion Authority

    Senator Sherrod Brown (D-OH) spoke about his opposition to the Trade Promotion Authority bill unless trade enforcement legislation was signed first.

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    Senator Menendez on Amtrak Train Derailment

    Senator Bob Menendez (D-NJ) spoke about the train derailment in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, which he said killed one New Jersey resident. Senator Menendez said his son was on a train…

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    Senators on Trade and Customs Legislation

    Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) and Minority Leader Harry Reid (D-NV) held a colloquy on the status of trade legislation. Following the leaders' remarks, Senators Johnny Isakson…

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    Senators Thune and Sanders on Trade Promotion Authority

    Senators Tune (R-SD) and Sanders (D-VT) spoke about the trade promotion authority bill. Senator Thune said it was important for the economy and to be globally competitive. Senator…

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    Senators on Blocking of Trade Promotion Authority

    Following a 52-45 vote against limiting debate on the trade promotion authority bill, Senate leaders spoke about the legislation, which would allow the president to negotiate trade deals…

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    Senators Lee, Leahy, Heller, and Daines on Government Surveillance

    Senators Mike Lee (R-UT), Patrick Leahy (D-VT), Dean Heller (R-NV), and Steve Daines (R-MT) spoke about Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act (FISA) Courts and the USA FREEDOM Act bill due…

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    Senators Hatch and Durbin on Trade Promotion Authority

    Senate Finance Chair Orrin Hatch (R-UT) gave a floor speech on the fast-track trade authority bill, which the committee approved 20-6. Senator Hatch said forcefully that the Senate must act…

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    Senators Boxer and Carper on Trade Promotion Authority

    As the Senate continued debate on President Obama’s fast-track trade authority request before a procedural vote, Senators Barbara Boxer (D-CA) and Tom Carper (D-DE) explained their…

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    Senators McConnell and Reid on Trade Promotion Authority

    As the Senate continued debate on President Obama’s fast-track trade authority request, Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) said during leader time that the vote later that day…

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    Senator Sherrod Brown on Trade Promotion Authority

    Senator Sherrod Brown (D-OH) spoke about his concerns with the fast track trade promotion authority bill that would allow the president to negotiate international trade deals.

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    Senator Rubio on Iran Nuclear Agreement

    Senator Marco Rubio (R-FL) talked about the Iran nuclear agreement legislation prior to the Senate vote on the legislation. The legislation would require the Obama administration to…

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    Senators on Iran Nuclear Agreement Before Final Vote

    Senators debated legislation that would require the Obama administration to submit any nuclear agreement with Iran to Congress for review. Shortly after, they voted 98-1 in favor of the…

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    Republican Senators on Government Surveillance

    Republican Senators talked about government surveillance and expiring provisions of the PATRIOT Act, which were set to expire at the end of May 2015. Republicans and Democrats were taking…

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    Senators on Second Circuit Court PATRIOT Act Decision

    Senators Marco Rubio (R-FL) and Richard Burr (R-NC) spoke about government surveillance and expiring provisions of the PATRIOT Act, which was scheduled to run out at the end of that…

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    Senators Cruz and Cardin on Iran Nuclear Agreement

    Senator Ted Cruz (R-TX) spoke about the framework agreement on Iran’s nuclear program. Senator Cruz said he was unhappy with the legislation and that Iran was a danger to the…

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    Senators on the Fiscal Year 2016 House-Senate Budget

    Senators John Cornyn (R-TX), Patty Murray (D-WA), John McCain (R-AZ), Debbie Stabenow (D-MI), and Charles Schumer (D-NY) spoke about fiscal year the 2016 House-Senate budget agreement.

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