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    Senator Moran on Iran Nuclear Agreement

    Senator Jerry Moran (R-KS) spoke about why he opposed the nuclear agreement with Iran.

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    Senator Bill Nelson on Iran Nuclear Agreement

    Senator Bill Nelson (D-FL) expressed his support for the Iran nuclear agreement, saying that “unless there is an unexpected change” in facts, he would vote in support of the…

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    Senate Debate on Planned Parenthood Funding

    The Senate debated cutting off funding for Planned Parenthood.

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    Senator McConnell on Power Plant Emissions Plan

    Senator McConnell (R-KY) said the Obama administration was releasing a new carbon emissions plan because it wanted energy rates to skyrocket. He urged governors to wait to implement…

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    Senator Mikulski on Medicare 50th Anniversary

    Senator Barb Mikulski (D-MD) spoke on the Senate floor about the 50th anniversary of Medicare.

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    Senator Tim Scott on Body Cameras for Law Enforcement

    Senator Tim Scott (R-SC) came to the Senate floor to talk about why he favors body cameras for law enforcement officers.

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    Senators McConnell and Reid on Planned Parenthood

    Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) and Minority Leader Harry Reid (D-NV) used their leadership time to talk about Planned Parenthood. Senator McConnell said that senators would…

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    Senators Daines and Boxer on Planned Parenthood

    Senators Steve Daines (R-MT) and Barbara Boxer (D-CA) spoke about a bill that would de-fund Planned Parenthood. The bill, S 1881, was sponsored by Senator Joni Ernst (R-IA).

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    Senators React to House Decision on Highway Bill

    Senators Durbin (D-IL), Whitehouse (D-RI), and Inhofe (R-OK) spoke about the Highway Funding bill, and expressed their disappointment with the House’s decision to not take up the…

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    Senator Menendez on Human Trafficking Report

    Senator Bob Menendez (D-NJ) spoke on the Senate floor about the State Department’s Human Trafficking Report, which was released that day. He criticized what he called “the…

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    Senate Debate on Highway Funding Bill

    The Senate debated a highway and transit funding bill ahead of a procedural vote on the measure.

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    Senators McConnell and Reid on Highway Funding Debate

    Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) and Minority Leader Harry Reid (D-NV) made opening remarks in a rare Sunday Senate session for votes on two amendments to H.R.22, a six-year…

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    Senate Leader McConnell on Transportation Bill

    Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) explained the amendment tree that he filed on a bill for a multi-year extension of the Highway Trust Fund. He filed cloture on the bill…

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    Senator Ted Cruz on Highway Bill Amendments

    Senator Ted Cruz (R-TX) criticized Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) for blocking further amendments to the highway funding bill. One of the amendments Senator McConnell…

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    Senators Corker and Alexander on Chattanooga Shootings

    Congressional Republican leaders ordered the U.S. flag over the Capitol to be flown at half-staff to honor the victims of the July 16, 2015, Chattanooga, Tennessee shootings. The…

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    Senate Leadership on Blocked Highway Bill

    Following a 41-56 vote that blocked the highway funding bill, Senate Leaders McConnell (R-KY) and Reid (D-NV) and Public Works Committee leaders Boxer (D-CA) and Inhofe (R-OK) spoke about…

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    Senator Blunt on Iran Nuclear Agreement

    Senator Roy Blunt (R-MO) spoke about the agreement over Iran’s nuclear program. He said he remained cautious and spoke about Iran’s relationship with Syria, rebels in…

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    Senator King on Iran Nuclear Agreement

    Senator Angus King (I-ME) asked for patience and for his colleagues to keep an open mind when going through the Iran nuclear agreement. He called for a full debate with senators…

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    Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell on Iran Nuclear Deal

    Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) spoke on the Senate floor about his doubts and concerns with the nuclear deal with Iran.

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    Senator Lindsey Graham on Supreme Court Health Care Decision

    Senate Lindsey Graham (R-SC) spoke about the King v. Burwell decision, in which the Supreme Court upheld federal health care subsidies by a 6-3 vote. Senator Graham said he was…

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