Economic Stimulus Legislation
Lori Montgomery reported by telephone on the economic stimulus legislation. Topics included the cloture vote on the Collins/Nelson amendment, the vote on passing the bill scheduled for the next day, and what would happen to the bill thereafter.
*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.
Financial Rescue Package Update
Ms. Montgomery spoke about the state of financial market assistance in Congress.
Home Mortgage Aid Bill
Lori Montgomery talked about why the Home Mortgage Aid Bill was not
passed before the July 4 recess.
Pay Discrimination Legislation
Lori Montgomery spoke via telephone about Senate consideration of proposed fair pay legislation aimed at addressing…
Lori Montgomery on Senate Debt Ceiling Vote
Lori Montgomery spoke via Skype about the Senate vote that day on the bill to suspend the debt ceiling until May 19,…