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Senate Proceeding on Mar 31st, 2009 :: 1:45:05 to 1:46:15
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Jeff Sessions

1:45:02 to 1:45:22( Edit History Discussion )

Jeff Sessions: does the senator agree with th view? mr. sessions: i fully agree, senator ensign, with senator byrd's senator byrd wrote legislation. he also on senat and he is our conscienc senate in terms of the great historic role of the american senate.

Jeff Sessions

1:45:05 to 1:46:15( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Jeff Sessions

Jeff Sessions

1:45:23 to 1:45:44( Edit History Discussion )

Jeff Sessions: senator byrd has also said, and iuote reconciliation process to enact major legislation prevents an open debate about critical issues in the full view of the public. health reform and climate change are issues that, in one way or another, touch every american

Jeff Sessions

1:45:45 to 1:46:06( Edit History Discussion )

Jeff Sessions: family. their resolution carries serious economic and emotional consequences. the misuse of the arcane process of reconciliation to enact substantive policy changes is an undemocratic disservice to our people and to the senate's institutional role."

Jeff Sessions

1:46:07 to 1:46:17( Edit History Discussion )

Jeff Sessions: so, mr. president, i ask unanimous consent that it not be in order in the senate to consider any conference report

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