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Senate Session - May 12, 2005

The Senate continued work on the Highway Funding Bill, including cloture votes on the bill and the substitute.

Senators Frist, Reid and Byrd also debated about procedures for confirming judicial nominations and the possible use of a “nuclear option” by the Republicans. Senators Jeffers and Inouye debated about a filibuster.


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    116th Congress - Senate
    Total Hours: 421 (After 144 days)
    • Debate172 Hours
    • Quorum Calls90 Hours
    • Votes69 Hours

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