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    Military Preparedness

    Senator Reed and former foreign policy officials spoke to reporters about the status of the U.S. military, the affect of troop deployments on military readiness, and the potential impact on…

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    Alito Confirmation Committee Vote Reaction

    Senate Minority Leader Reid and Democratic members of the Senate Judiciary Committee spoke to reporters about the confirmation process for U.S. Supreme Court nominee Judge Samuel A. Alito,…

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    Alito Confirmation Committee Vote Reaction

    Chairman Arlen Specter and other Republican members of the Senate Judiciary Committee spoke to reporters about the confirmation process for U.S. Supreme Court nominee Judge Samuel A. Alito,…

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    Robert F. Kennedy Tribute

    A tribute was held to honor the life and legacy of the late Robert F. Kennedy. His daughter Kerry Kennedy and Rep. Edward Markey hosted a reception at the Capital to commemorate…

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    Accountability in Iraq

    Democratic leaders spoke to reporters and responded to the president’s Veteran’s Day speech about Iraq. They said that the president’s speech had been misleading…

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    Samuel Alito Supreme Court Nomination

    Following a visit to the Capitol Rotunda to pay respect to the late Rosa Parks, Senator Schumer spoke to reporters about the Judge Samuel Alito nomination to the U.S. Supreme Court. He…

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    Samuel Alito Supreme Court Nomination

    Senator Specter spoke to reporters about the nomination of Judge Samuel Alito to the U.S. Supreme Court. He discussed the nominee’s character, court rulings, and career…

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    Samuel Alito Supreme Court Nomination

    Republican Senators and U.S. Supreme Court nominee Judge Samuel Alito spoke to reporters about the nomination. The Senators spoke about the qualifications of the nominee and their…

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    White House Adviser Security Clearance

    Republican leaders responded to Democratic calls for legislation removing security clearances from officials whose actions had led to the revelation of classified information. Their…

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    White House Adviser Security Clearance

    Senator Schumer and Former Ambassador Wilson called for legislation to revoke security clearances of government officials found to have leaked classified information or information they…

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    U.N. Ambassador Nomination

    Senators Frist and McCain speak about the nomination of John Bolton to be the ambassador to United Nations and requests by Democratic senators for information from the White House on…

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    Judicial Nominations

    Senator Allen and others talked with reporters about pending federal judiciary nominations and Senate Republicans' proposal to preclude filibusters on such nominations. They answered…

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    Tobacco Legislation Announcement

    Participants spoke to reporters about proposed regulations on tobacco sales that would require federal labeling and advertising guidelines. Following their remarks they answered…

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    Hart Office Building Decontamination

    Lieutenant Nichols and Mr. Rupert spoke to reporters about investigations into anthrax contamination and clean up efforts in the Senate Hart Office Building.

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    Tax Rebate Checks

    Secretary O’Neill and Senate Republican leaders talked with reporters about the tax rebate checks being mailed to taxpayers. They answered questions from members of the media.

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    Senate Majority Leader News Conference

    On the day that the Senate was scheduled to begin two weeks of debate on campaign finance reform, Senator Lott discussed the issues and the process facing the Senate. He answered media…

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    Republican Response toTax Cut Proposal

    Secretary O’Neill delivered the Bush Administration’s proposed budget and tax cut for the next fiscal year. Republican congressional leaders talked to reporters about the…

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    Republican Tax Cut Legislation

    Representatives Armey and Portman briefed reporters about Republican tax cut legislation passed earlier this year. They claimed that the American people understands the legislation,…

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    Senate Majority Leader News Conference

    Senator Lott discussed the Republican legislative agenda. Among the topics he discussed were tax cuts, agricultural relief and apropriations measures. After brief comments he…

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    Senate Majority Leader News Conference

    Mr. Lott briefed reporters on the Senate agenda, including an education bill sponsored by Senator Coverdell and NATO enlargement. He also commented on the Kathleen Willey comments…

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