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    Reaction to Financial Market Rescue Plan

    House Speaker Nancy Pelosi and Representative Barney Frank updated reporters on continued negotiations on the financial markets bailout plan.

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    Immigration Reform Legislation

    Mr. Doyle spoke about debate in the Senate and action on immigration reform legislation. The Senate approved amendments allowing border fences to be built in some locations and…

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    House Defense Authorization

    Mr. Cahlink spoke via telephone about consideration of an authorization billing before the House of Representatives.

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    Health Care Issues

    Ms. Schuler spoke via telephone about health care legislation being considered in the Senate.

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    U.S. Policy Toward Iran

    Ms. Speck reported on a “sense of Congress” resolution that would condemn Iran for ignoring the global community’s warning not to create enriched uranium.

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    Congressional Agenda

    Mr. McConnell reported on the U.S. House agenda, including a resolution about the new Palestinian Authority government, a resolution about Iran, and committee hearings.

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    Patriot Act Legislation

    Mr. Savage spoke via telephone about congressional action of the reauthorization of the USA Patriot Act.

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    Budget Reconciliation Legislation

    Mr. Dennis spoke about House and Senate consideration of a budget reconciliation package and passage of the measure by the Senate.

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    Patriot Act Legislation

    Mr. Kuhnhenn talked about the status of negotiations over differing versions of the USA Patriot Act and the potential for agreement over extending the law.

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    Congressional Agenda

    Mr. Pergram spoke about the legislative agenda and congressional schedule prior to their annual holiday recess.

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    Congressional Agenda

    Ms. Levine spoke about the possible House agenda. Among the topics she addressed were the budget reconciliation package, appropriation legislation, and a bill involving eminent…

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    Congressional Agenda

    Mr. Allen spoke about the maneuver by the Democratic Senators to close the Senate session to debate pre-war intelligence in Iraq. Mr. Allen spoke about the impact of the…

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    Congressional Agenda

    Ms. Johnson talked about legislation that would provide additional job training for unemployed persons.

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    Congressional Agenda

    Mr. Perine talked about Senate plans for more than 30 hours of debate beginning November 12 on judicial nominations and Senate rules. Republicans are hoping to break the…

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    Congressional Agenda

    Ms. Jalonick talked about Senate legislation on wildfire prevention and management and about Interior Department spending.

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    Congressional Agenda

    Mr. Weisman talked about the $87 billion supplemental request for Iraq and Afghanistan then being considered by Congress. He discussed possible amendments and contentious issues…

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    Iraq Supplemental Request

    Mr. Dinan talked about the $87 billion supplemental request for Iraq and Afghanistan then being considered by Congress. He discussed possible amendments and contentious issues in…

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    Senate Appropriations Legislation

    Mr. Earle was interviewed about the $87 billion supplemental budget request for Iraq and Afghanistan then being considered in congress. Among the ideas discussed were separating…

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    Federal Communications Commission Legislation

    Ms. Crabtree explained the legislation passed by the U.S. Senate today that invoked a rarely-used Resolution of Disapproval and effectively vetoed the Federal Communication…

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    Committee Conduct

    Mr. Bolton talked about a dispute in the House over the conduct of House Ways and Means Committee Chairman while the committee discussed pension legislation. He had called on…

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