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Senate Proceeding on Mar 8th, 2010 :: 1:19:50 to 1:22:30
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Max Baucus

1:19:46 to 1:20:07( Edit History Discussion )

Max Baucus: preparations and in their recovery over the coming months. thank you, mr. president, and i will yield the floor. the presiding officer: business is closed and under the previous order, the resume consideration of h.r. 4213, which the clerk will report.

Max Baucus

1:19:50 to 1:22:30( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Max Baucus

Max Baucus

1:20:08 to 1:20:28( Edit History Discussion )

Max Baucus: the clerk: h.r. 4213, an act to amend the intnal revenue code of 1986 to extend certain expiring provisions and for other purposes. mr. baucus the presiding officer: the senator from montana. mr. baucus: mr. president, we are now on our sixth day of consideration of this important legislation to create jobs and extend vital safety net in tax

Max Baucus

1:20:29 to 1:20:50( Edit History Discussion )

Max Baucus: provisions. this legislation would prevent millions of americans from falling through the safety net. it would put cash into the hands of americans who would spend it quickly, boosting the economy, and it would extend critical programs and tax incentives that help create jobs. we've had a productive week on the bill last week.

Max Baucus

1:20:51 to 1:21:11( Edit History Discussion )

Max Baucus: by my count, the senate has considered 29 amendments on this bill, we've conducted 10 roll call votes. as i cnted, there are nine amendments pending. those amendments are the underlying substitute amendment, the murray-kerry amendment on the tanf emergency fund and

Max Baucus

1:21:12 to 1:21:33( Edit History Discussion )

Max Baucus: summer employment for youth, the coburn amendm transparency, the webb amendment on executive bonuses, the feingold-coburn amendment rescinding unused transportation earmarks, an amendment by senator reid of nevada on geothermal receipts, a mccain amendment on the use of reconciliation to change

Max Baucus

1:21:34 to 1:21:54( Edit History Discussion )

Max Baucus: medicare, the lincoln amendment on disaster assistance, and the isakson amendment on pension funding. on friday, we reached a unanimous consent agreement that after the senate resumes consideration of the bill tomorrow, we will conduct up to four roll call votes in relation to the following amendments.

Max Baucus

1:21:55 to 1:22:15( Edit History Discussion )

Max Baucus: first, the side-by-side a.m. to the coburn amendment -- side-by-sied amendment to the coburn amendment on transparency. second, the coburn amendment. third, the murray amendment on youth jobs. and, fourth, the side-by-side amendment to the murray amendment. so senators should be aware that we will have up to four roll call votes at about 10:15

Max Baucus

1:22:16 to 1:22:30( Edit History Discussion )

Max Baucus: tomorrow morning. we further agreed that at 2:30 p.m. tomorrow, the senate will vote on the motion to invoke cloture on the substitute amendment, a we hope that we might conclude action on the bill treafter.

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