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S.8 Tough and Smart National Security Act, 112th Congress

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  • Latest Action: Jan 25, 2011 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Foreign Relations.

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  • Committee Assignment: Senate Committee on Foreign Relations

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  • 41% of users support S.8

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    41% of users on OpenCongress.org, a free, non-partisan resource, support S.8.
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    • Indiana Patriots - Patriot Action Network - May 11, 2011 by http://www.resistnet.com/ - Comment by Joseph S. 8 hours ago: President Obama's nominee to be Attorney General Eric Holder's top deputy at the Justice Department crashed into a Republican roadblock in the U.S. Senate Tuesday, garnering just 50 votes, 10 short of the number ne

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      As noted by http://www.resistnet.com/ on May 11, 2011, "Comment by Joseph S. 8 hours ago: President Obama's nominee to be Attorney General Eric Holder's top deputy at the Justice Department crashed into a Republican roadblock in the U.S. Senate Tuesday, garnering just 50 votes, 10 short of the number ne" (http://www.patriotactionnetwork.com/group/indianapatriots)
    • S.201: A bill to clarify the jurisdiction of the Secretary of the ... - January 24, 2011 by opencongress.org - 11:30 a.m. — Rm. 209 — Fish, Game & Forestry Subcommittee on S.201 (Agenda) 11:00 a.m. — Rm. 105 — Judiciary Subcommittee on S.8, S.288, H.3004 & H.3285 (Agenda) 11:00 a.m. — Rm. 207 — Judiciary Subcommittee on S.10, ... Source: fitsnew

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      As noted by opencongress.org on January 24, 2011, "11:30 a.m. — Rm. 209 — Fish, Game & Forestry Subcommittee on S.201 (Agenda) 11:00 a.m. — Rm. 105 — Judiciary Subcommittee on S.8, S.288, H.3004 & H.3285 (Agenda) 11:00 a.m. — Rm. 207 — Judiciary Subcommittee on S.10, ... Source: fitsnew" (http://www.opencongress.org/bill/112-s201/show)
    • S.8: Tough and Smart National Security Act - U.S. ... - OpenCongress - January 24, 2011 by opencongress.org - Dismal hiring shows economy stuck in low gear. Job creation was too weak to bring down the ... garnering just 50 votes, 10 short of the number ne. Source: http://www.resistnet.com/ ... 1 · S.8 Returning Government ... 1 · S.21 Prevention First Act. 1.

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      As noted by ESPN on July 31, 2012, "Martin, a 23-year-old righty, was the Dodgers' first round selection with the 15th pick in the 2008 amateur draft. He's 8-6 with a 3.58 ERA in 20 starts this season with Double-A Chattanooga. Victorino returns to the team that selected in the ..." (http://espn.go.com/los-angeles/mlb/story/_/id/8217491/los-angeles-dodgers-acquire-philadelphia-phillies-outfielder-shane-victorino)
    • Buchholz’s 8 strong innings, Pedroia’s 3 RBIs lead Boston past Tigers 7-3 for 3rd straight win - July 30, 2012 by Washington Post - BOSTON — Detroit manager Jim Leyland had a theory why starter Max Scherzer faltered against Dustin Pedroia. With Boston ‘s Carl Crawford on first base after walking to begin the sixth inning, Scherzer kept the speedster close during Pedroia’s at-bat.

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      As noted by Washington Post on July 30, 2012, "BOSTON — Detroit manager Jim Leyland had a theory why starter Max Scherzer faltered against Dustin Pedroia. With Boston ‘s Carl Crawford on first base after walking to begin the sixth inning, Scherzer kept the speedster close during Pedroia’s at-bat." (http://www.washingtonpost.com/sports/nationals/buchholzs-8-strong-innings-pedroias-3-rbis-lead-boston-past-tigers-7-3-for-3rd-straight-win/2012/07/30/gJQAD4clLX_story.html)
    • Carlos Zambrano out of rotation - July 30, 2012 by ESPN - Zambrano pitched 1 2/3 innings in Monday's 8-2 loss to Atlanta. Zambrano allowed two inherited runners to score in his first relief appearance Monday night against the Braves. He entered the game in the fifth inning with one out and runners on ...

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      As noted by ESPN on July 30, 2012, "Zambrano pitched 1 2/3 innings in Monday's 8-2 loss to Atlanta. Zambrano allowed two inherited runners to score in his first relief appearance Monday night against the Braves. He entered the game in the fifth inning with one out and runners on ..." (http://espn.go.com/mlb/story/_/id/8215894/miami-marlins-moving-carlos-zambrano-bullpen)
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