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  • Promoting Energy Savings in Residential Buildings and Industry--Motion to Proceed--Continued


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    Senator Harry Reid

    From: NV

    Party: Democrat

    Date: 2013-08-01

    REID. Mr. President, for this session, this work period, we have done a lot of work, and it has turned out quite well. None of us got what we wanted, but we all got something. I appreciate the cooperation...



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    Senator Jeff Flake

    From: AZ

    Party: Republican

    Date: 2013-08-01

    FLAKE. Mr. President, I ask unanimous consent to enter into a colloquy with Senator Stabenow. The PRESIDING OFFICER. Without objection, it is so ordered. The Farm Bill ...



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    Senator Debbie Stabenow

    From: MI

    Party: Democrat

    Date: 2013-08-01

    STABENOW. I thank my colleague from Arizona for his passion on this issue. Yes, it has been my goal from the beginning of this farm bill process to end unnecessary subsidies and to clean up areas of...



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    Senator Richard J. Durbin

    From: IL

    Party: Democrat

    Date: 2013-08-01

    DURBIN. Mr. President, I ask unanimous consent that the Senate proceed to the consideration of Calendar No. 33, H. Con. Res. 25; that the amendment which is at the desk, the text of S. Con. Res. 8, the...



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    Senator Marco Rubio

    From: FL

    Party: Republican

    Date: 2013-08-01

    RUBIO. Mr. President, reserving the right to object, I would ask the Senator from Illinois if he would consent to a modification of his request that it not be in order for the Senate to consider a conference...



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    Senator Jeanne Shaheen

    From: NH

    Party: Democrat

    Date: 2013-08-01

    SHAHEEN. Mr. President, I rise this afternoon to discuss the Energy Savings and Industrial Competitiveness Act, which is also known as Shaheen-Portman. I am very pleased to be here with my cosponsor...



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    Senator Rob Portman

    From: OH

    Party: Republican

    Date: 2013-08-01

    PORTMAN. I thank the Senator for yielding. I appreciate that and I will yield back to her in a moment. First, I want to say that I appreciate her working with me over the last couple years on this...



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    Senator Orrin G. Hatch

    From: UT

    Party: Republican

    Date: 2013-08-01

    HATCH. Mr. President, I wish to talk about the status of the ongoing Finance Committee investigation into the targeting scandal at the Internal Revenue Service. As you can tell, my voice is a bit hoarse...



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    Senator Pat Roberts

    From: KS

    Party: Republican

    Date: 2013-08-01

    ROBERTS. Would the distinguished ranking member yield for one quick question? I know the Senator has prepared remarks, and I know he is not feeling well, but I am stunned by this. I am a member of the...



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    Senator Mitch McConnell

    From: KY

    Party: Republican

    Date: 2013-08-01

    McCONNELL. Madam President, I ask unanimous consent the Senate proceed to the immediate consideration of Calendar No. 145, H.R. 2668. I ask unanimous consent that the bill be read a third time and passed,...



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    Senator John Cornyn

    From: TX

    Party: Republican

    Date: 2013-08-01

    CORNYN. Madam President, I ask unanimous consent that when the Senate receives from the House H.R. 2009, the Keep the IRS Off Your Health Care Act, the Senate proceed to its consideration; that the bill...



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    Senator Richard C. Shelby

    From: AL

    Party: Republican

    Date: 2013-08-01

    SHELBY. Madam President, last week in Illinois President Obama attempted to blame opponents of the ObamaCare for the law's broken promises. He lashed out at what he called ``folks out there who are actively...



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    Senator Jeff Sessions

    From: AL

    Party: Republican

    Date: 2013-08-01

    SESSIONS. Madam President, I ask unanimous consent that the order for the quorum call be rescinded. The PRESIDING OFFICER. Without objection, it is so ordered. The Economy and...



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    Senator Michael B. Enzi

    From: WY

    Party: Republican

    Date: 2013-08-01

    ENZI. Madam President, I ask unanimous consent that the order for the quorum call be rescinded. The PRESIDING OFFICER. Without objection, it is so ordered. Health Care Reform ...



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    Senator Thomas R. Carper

    From: DE

    Party: Democrat

    Date: 2013-08-01

    CARPER. Madam President, most of our colleagues have finished, a lot of them packed up and are heading back to their home States to begin the August recess. I wish them all well, especially the one who...