NOTE: The last 1 - hours of legislative business are missing from the master tape. The Senate passed of H.R. 2281, to amend the Elementary… read more
NOTE: The last 1 - hours of legislative business are missing from the master tape.
The Senate passed of H.R. 2281, to amend the Elementary and Secondary
Education Act of 1965 to extend the authorization for certain school
dropout demonstration programs.
The Senate passed H.R. 150, to amend the Immigration and Nationality
Act to provide a procedure for an alien who dies while serving on
active duty with the United States armed forces during certain
periods of hostilities to be considered a citizen of the United
States at the time of the alien’s death.
The Senate began consideration of a motion to proceed to S.J. Res.
212, designating April 24, 1990, as "National Day of Remembrance of
the Seventy- Fifth Anniversary of the Armenian Genocide of
The Senate agreed to Treaty Doc. No. 101-2, the ILO Convention (No.
160) Concerning Labor Statistics.
The Senate received the following message from the president of the
United States: Waiving of certain trade provisions with respect to
People in this video
- Jesse Helms U.S. Senator [R] North Carolina
- Nancy L. Kassebaum U.S. Senator [R] Kansas
- Edward "Ted" M. Kennedy U.S. Senator [D] Massachusetts
- George J. Mitchell U.S. Senator [D] Maine
- Daniel Patrick Moynihan U.S. Senator [D] New York
- Claiborne Pell U.S. Senator [D] Rhode Island
Democratic Response to Education Initiatives
Democratic senators and representatives spoke to reporters on the grounds of the Capitol to respond to the education…
Education Goals for the Nation
The news conference is sponsored by Democratic governors and congressional Democrats.