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Senate Proceeding on Sep 27th, 2008 :: 1:17:20 to 1:18:23
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Harry Reid

1:12:22 to 1:17:20( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Harry Reid

Harry Reid

1:17:01 to 1:17:20( Edit History Discussion )

Harry Reid: made this weekend, and i appreciate the cooperation of the democratic leader and the republican leader, and i appreciate the good work that some of my republican and democratic colleagues have done in

Mary Landrieu

1:17:20 to 1:17:33( Edit History Discussion )

Mary Landrieu: this last week, particularly chairman harkin. however, i have on ag, we are about ready to close out a session without a substantial and adequate advance or plan to help the agricultural community,

Mary Landrieu

1:17:20 to 1:18:23( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Mary Landrieu

Mary Landrieu

1:17:33 to 1:17:48( Edit History Discussion )

Mary Landrieu: and the rules that have been written in the last farm bill are not adequate. i've asked the leader for one hour to speak today. i do not think that is too much to try to advance the effort. and i thank

Mary Landrieu

1:17:48 to 1:17:57( Edit History Discussion )

Mary Landrieu: senator hutchison for signing on, and i've asked for just a vote at the next available time. nod today -- not today, not on this bill. would the leader please respond if an hour would be available.

Mary Landrieu

1:17:57 to 1:18:12( Edit History Discussion )

Mary Landrieu: mr. reid: madam president? the presiding officer: the macejority leader. mr. reid: we're happy to change the 30 minutes that consent is being sought now to one hour for the senator from louisiana.

Mary Landrieu

1:18:12 to 1:18:23( Edit History Discussion )

Mary Landrieu: what we have been working on here today is that there's ahe number of agricultural states: arkansas, louisiana, texas, and a lot of -- mississippi, a lot of other states. and we have an agreement

Harry Reid

1:18:23 to 1:18:39( Edit History Discussion )

Harry Reid: that there's a piece of legislation that senators from a number of states will sign on to, democrats and republicans. and senator mcconnell and i will do everything we can to bring it up. everyone

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