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Senate Proceeding on Nov 16th, 2006 :: 4:16:26 to 4:19:51
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Byron Dorgan

4:04:17 to 4:16:26( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Byron Dorgan

Byron Dorgan

4:16:15 to 4:16:26( Edit History Discussion )

Byron Dorgan: resolution. i have a second resolution that i shall offer. but with that discussion of my resolution, i will yield the floor so that my colleague can respond to it. mr. lugar: mr. president? the presiding

Richard Lugar

4:16:26 to 4:16:43( Edit History Discussion )

Richard Lugar: officer: the senator from indiana is recognized. mr. lugar: mr. president, i send two amendments to the desk that have been cleared on both sides. the presiding officer: without objection, the clerk

Richard Lugar

4:16:26 to 4:19:51( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Richard Lugar

Richard Lugar

4:16:43 to 4:16:52( Edit History Discussion )

Richard Lugar: will report. the clerk: the senator from indiana, mr. lugar, for mr. bingaman, proposes amendments en bloc 5179 and 5180. mr. lugar: i urge the amendments' adoption. the presiding officer: without

Richard Lugar

4:16:52 to 4:17:08( Edit History Discussion )

Richard Lugar: objection, the amendments are adopted en bloc. mr. lugar: i move to reconsider and lay on the table. the presiding officer: without objection, so ordered. mr. lugar: i would mention, mr. president,

Richard Lugar

4:17:08 to 4:17:25( Edit History Discussion )

Richard Lugar: the authors of the amendments were senator bingaman and one of the amendments was also in conjunction with senator domenici. mr. president, i want to respond to the distinguished senator from north dakota

Richard Lugar

4:17:25 to 4:17:42( Edit History Discussion )

Richard Lugar: briefly. i oppose his amendment. while the amendment would merely state that it's united states policy to continue to support implementation of the security council resolution that was passed on june 1998

Richard Lugar

4:17:42 to 4:17:59( Edit History Discussion )

Richard Lugar: in response to the nuclear weapons test in south asia, the resolution that we voted for, i feel the amendment casts us back to a very different time, well before the miraculous changes in india's relations

Richard Lugar

4:17:59 to 4:18:15( Edit History Discussion )

Richard Lugar: with the united states and with the world. that occurred as a result of a july 2005 joint statement and india's decision to turn a corner on nonproliferation policy generally. i do not believe that this

Richard Lugar

4:18:15 to 4:18:33( Edit History Discussion )

Richard Lugar: bill is the right place to address ourselves to the past. this bill is about the future. we have taken adequate account in the bill of the concerns the senator's amendment would address. section 1033

Richard Lugar

4:18:33 to 4:18:51( Edit History Discussion )

Richard Lugar: of the lugar-biden bill makes the policy of the united states that -- and i quote -- "india remains in full compliance with its nonproliferation arms control and disarmament agreements, obligations, and commitments."

Richard Lugar

4:18:51 to 4:19:08( Edit History Discussion )

Richard Lugar: section 108-b of our legislation requires annual reporting, including a detailed description of united states efforts to promote national or regional progress by india and pakistan in disclosing, securing,

Richard Lugar

4:19:08 to 4:19:24( Edit History Discussion )

Richard Lugar: capping and reducing their fissile material stockpiles pending creation of a worldwide fissile material cutoff regime, including the institution of a fissile material cutoff treaty. the reactions of india and

Richard Lugar

4:19:24 to 4:19:36( Edit History Discussion )

Richard Lugar: pakistan to such efforts and assistance the united states is providing or would be able to provide to provide india and pakistan in promotion of such objectives. on the context of this bill, i do not feel it

Richard Lugar

4:19:36 to 4:19:51( Edit History Discussion )

Richard Lugar: is appropriate to return to the past in the way the senator's amendment would, and i urge defeat of the amendment. mr. biden: mr. president? the presiding officer: the senator from delaware is recognized.

Joseph Biden

4:19:51 to 4:20:08( Edit History Discussion )

Joseph Biden: mr. biden: mr. president, i rise to speak to the dorgan amendment. i appreciate, respect, and share the sentiment and concern of the senator from north dakota who has been doggedly supportive of pushing

Joseph Biden

4:19:51 to 4:22:46( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Joseph Biden

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