Senate clears vote to help veterans, contractors
November 7th, 2011
06:40 PM ET
3 years ago

Senate clears vote to help veterans, contractors

Washington (CNN) - The Senate overwhelmingly cleared a test vote allowing it to take up a bill this week to help unemployed veterans seeking jobs as well as federal contractors facing a new tax burden in 2013.

The Senate voted 94-to-1 on Monday to move forward and take up the bill soon.

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soundoff (5 Responses)
  1. KGP

    Who was the 1 No vote ?! ... Vote No on his/her Re-election ballot

    November 7, 2011 06:42 pm at 6:42 pm |
  2. gt

    good job..well done

    November 7, 2011 07:25 pm at 7:25 pm |
  3. mary

    Hey Mitt , thats what the counrty would look like if you became president, tax cuts for the rich and big business and the gutting of the middle class!!!

    November 7, 2011 07:31 pm at 7:31 pm |
  4. Mr. Kenneth

    Thank you,did you wake up? No you saw the hand writting on the wall. If you they played with money for our men an women in unform I would get up^out my wheel chair to work for anyone who voted no.

    November 7, 2011 07:35 pm at 7:35 pm |
  5. TEW

    Who was the 1? McConnel?

    November 7, 2011 08:25 pm at 8:25 pm |