Earmark Legislation Reform
Senate leaders spoke to reporters and unveiled legislation to reform the earmark appropriation system. They talked about the proposed… read more
Senate leaders spoke to reporters and unveiled legislation to reform the earmark appropriation system. They talked about the proposed legislation and the strong support from Americans across the political spectrum to rein in wasteful spending. They also responded to questions from reporters. close
*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.
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- Thomas "Tom" A. Coburn M.D. U.S. Senator [R] Oklahoma
- Russell "Russ" Feingold U.S. Senator [D] Wisconsin
The Senate convened and resumed consideration of H.R.1, the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009.
The Senate convened and began a period of morning business.
br/ Thereafter, the Senate proceeded to executive session…
Senators debated and offered amendments to health care reform reconciliation legislation.