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Senate Proceeding on May 26th, 2010 :: 9:26:40 to 9:27:40
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Ron Wyden

9:26:37 to 9:26:59( Edit History Discussion )

Ron Wyden: motion to invoke cloture on the committee-reported substitute amendment. the presiding officer: is there objection? mr. wyden: reserving the right to object, mr. president -- the presiding officer: the the senator from oregon. wide witted mr. president, i would like to -- mr. wyden: mr. president, i would like to ask the leader, senator reid, if would be willing to modify his request this ening to include the bipartisan amendment number 4183

Ron Wyden

9:26:40 to 9:27:40( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Ron Wyden

Ron Wyden

9:27:00 to 9:27:20( Edit History Discussion )

Ron Wyden: that would once and for all eliminate secret holdsere in the senate. senato grassley and i, as part of a large bipartisan group, have come to the floor of the senate again and again and again simply seeking to abolish

Ron Wyden

9:27:21 to 9:27:40( Edit History Discussion )

Ron Wyden: secrecy, not holds -- secrecicy in the way business is done in the snavment i think these secret holdsre an indefensible violation of the public's right to know. so i would simply ask the leader at this time if he would be willing to modify his request to include this bipartisan

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