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    Roland Burris Remarks on Senate Opening

    Senator-Designee Roland Burris spoke to reporters outside the U.S. Capitol about his arrival and attempt to be seated in the U.S. Senate. He said officials had denied him access since…

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    Democratic Congressional Agenda

    Senator Harry Reid, leader of the Senate Democrats, Senate Democratic Whip Durbin, and Senator Schumer, chair of the Democratic Senatorial Campaign Committee, spoke to reporters about the…

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    Health Care Reform Rally

    Democratic leaders held a rally outside the Capitol on health care reform, criticizing the health savings accounts mentioned in the State of the Union Address, as well as problems with the…

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    Judicial Nominations

    Senate Majority Leader Bill Frist (R-TN) and Bishop Harry Jackson of the High Impact Leadership Coalition and other ministers from the black community held a news conference on the use of…

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    Judicial Nominations

    Freshmen Republican Senators spoke to reporters about judicial nominations. They discussed the use of judicial filibusters by Senators of the Democratic Party. Following their…

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    U.S. Capitol Evacuation

    Chief Gainer talked about the evacuation of the U.S. Capitol, the White House and other buildings when a small entered the no-fly zone over Washington, DC. After his presentation he…

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    Democratic Medicare Drugs Amendments

    Senators spoke to reporters about proposed amendments to legislation providing prescription drug coverage for Medicare patients. Following their remarks they answered questions from…

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    Yucca Mountain Nuclear Waste Repository

    Members spoke to reporters about their opposition to storing nuclear waste material at a location under Yucca Mountain in Nevada and about potential challenges to the president’s…

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    Hart Senate Office Building Status

    Lieutenant Nichols spoke to reporters about efforts to decontaminate the Hart Senate office building after initial efforts had failed to remove all traces of anthrax. Following his…

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    Economic Stimulus Legislation

    Senators spoke to reporters outside the Capitol about proposed economic stimulus legislation and their opposition to Bush administration proposals. Following their remarks they…

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    Senator Leahy Anthrax Letter

    Officials spoke to reporters about a letter addressed to Senator Leahy’s office which tested positive for anthrax contamination. Following their remarks, they answered questions…

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    Economic Stimulus Legislation

    Democratic leaders spoke to reporters about economic stimulus legislation being considered by Congress. Following their remarks they answered questions from the reporters.

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    Terrorism Legislation

    Senator Kennedy spoke to reporters outside the Capitol about proposed antiterrorism legislation. Following his remarks he answered questions from the reporters.

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    Energy Policy

    Secretary Abraham and several senators spoke to reporters about proposed energy policy legislation and the need to address the issue in a timely manner. Following their remarks they…

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    Capitol Security

    Lt. Nichols and Dr. Eisold spoke to reporters about Capitol security and investigations into anthrax contamination in the Capitol office buildings. Following brief remarks…

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    World Trade Center and Pentagon Attacks

    Senator Graham spoke to reporters about federal responses to attacks on the World Trade Center and the Pentagon. Among the topics he addressed were the state of the investigation into…

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    Election Reform Report Reaction

    Democratic leaders spoke to reporters about President Bush’s acceptance of a blue ribbon commission report on election reform. The report called for a variety of changes in…

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    Patients' Bill of Rights

    Senators spoke to reporters about managed care legislation and objected to proposals by President Bush and House Republicans to limit law suits against health maintenance organizations.

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    Federal Government Managment

    Senators spoke to reporters about the state of federal financial management. Following their remarks they answered questions from the reporters.

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    Senate Power Change

    Senator Daschle spoke to reporters about Senator Jeffords decision to leave the Republican Party and his intentions to caucus with Democratic members. The move would turn control of…

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