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Additional Cosponsors

S. 57 At the request of Mr. Inouye, the name of the Senator from Washington (Mrs. Murray) was added as a cosponsor of S. 57, a bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to modify the application of the tonnage tax on certain vessels. S. 260 At the request of Mr. Nelson of Florida, the name of the Senator from New Mexico (Mr. Udall) was added as a cosponsor of S. 260, a bill to amend title 10, United States Code, to repeal the requirement for reduction of survivor annuities under the Survivor Benefit Plan by veterans' dependency and indemnity compensation. S. 543 At the request of Mr. Wyden, the name of the Senator from Arkansas (Mr. Pryor) was added as a cosponsor of S. 543, a bill to restrict any State or local jurisdiction from imposing a new discriminatory tax on cell phone services, providers, or property. S. 604 At the request of Mr. Wyden, the name of the Senator from Hawaii (Mr. Akaka) was added as a cosponsor of S. 604, a bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide for the coverage of marriage and family therapist services and mental health counselor services under part B of the Medicare program, and for other purposes. S. 687 At the request of Mr. Conrad, the name of the Senator from New Jersey (Mr. Menendez) was added as a cosponsor of S. 687, a bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to permanently extend the 15-year recovery period for qualified leasehold improvement property, qualified restaurant property, and qualified retail improvement property. S. 816 At the request of Mr. Brown of Ohio, the name of the Senator from New Mexico (Mr. Udall) was added as a cosponsor of S. 816, a bill to facilitate nationwide availability of volunteer income tax assistance for low-income and underserved populations, and for other purposes. S. 1174 At the request of Mr. Roberts, the name of the Senator from Kansas (Mr. Moran) was added as a cosponsor of S. 1174, a bill to provide predictability and certainty in the tax law, create jobs, and encourage investment. S. 1336 At the request of Mrs. Feinstein, the name of the Senator from Florida (Mr. Rubio) was added as a cosponsor of S. 1336, a bill to prevent immigration fraud and for other purposes. S. 1421 At the request of Mr. Portman, the name of the Senator from Pennsylvania (Mr. Casey) was added as a cosponsor of S. 1421, a bill to authorize the Peace Corps Commemorative Foundation to establish a commemorative work in the District of Columbia and its environs, and for other purposes. S. 1479 At the request of Mr. Casey, the name of the Senator from Florida (Mr. Nelson) was added as a cosponsor of S. 1479, a bill to preserve Medicare beneficiary choice by restoring and expanding Medicare open enrollment and disenrollment opportunities. S. 1597 At the request of Mr. Brown of Ohio, the name of the Senator from New Mexico (Mr. Udall) was added as a cosponsor of S. 1597, a bill to provide assistance for the modernization, renovation, and repair of elementary school and secondary school buildings in public school districts and community colleges across the United States in order to support the achievement of improved educational outcomes in those schools, and for other purposes. S. 1718 At the request of Mr. Wyden, the name of the Senator from Mississippi (Mr. Wicker) was added as a cosponsor of S. 1718, a bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act with respect to the application of Medicare secondary payer rules for certain claims. S. 1737 At the request of Mr. Bennet, the name of the Senator from Colorado (Mr. Udall) was added as a cosponsor of S. 1737, a bill to improve the accuracy of mortgage underwriting used by Federal mortgage agencies by ensuring that energy costs are included in the underwriting process, to reduce the amount of energy consumed by homes, to facilitate the creation of energy efficiency retrofit and construction jobs, and for other purposes. S. 1832 At the request of Mr. Enzi, the names of the Senator from Hawaii (Mr. Inouye) and the Senator from West Virginia (Mr. Rockefeller) were added as cosponsors of S. 1832, a bill to restore States' sovereign rights to enforce State and local sales and use tax laws, and for other purposes. S. 1910 At the request of Mr. Lieberman, the names of the Senator from Hawaii (Mr. Akaka), the Senator from Connecticut (Mr. Blumenthal), the Senator from California (Mrs. Boxer), the Senator from Maryland (Mr. Cardin), the Senator from Pennsylvania (Mr. Casey), the Senator from Illinois (Mr. Durbin), the Senator from Minnesota (Mr. Franken), the Senator from New York (Mrs. Gillibrand), the Senator from Iowa (Mr. Harkin), the Senator from Massachusetts (Mr. Kerry), the Senator from Minnesota (Ms. Klobuchar), the Senator from New Jersey (Mr. Lautenberg), the Senator from Vermont (Mr. Leahy), the Senator from Michigan (Mr. Levin), the Senator from Oregon (Mr. Merkley), the Senator from Maryland (Ms. Mikulski), the Senator from Washington (Mrs. Murray), the Senator from Vermont (Mr. Sanders), the Senator from New Hampshire (Mrs. Shaheen), the Senator from Rhode Island (Mr. Whitehouse) and the Senator from Washington (Ms. Cantwell) were added as cosponsors of S. 1910, a bill to provide benefits to domestic partners of Federal employees. S. 1990 At the request of Mr. Lieberman, the names of the Senator from Montana (Mr. Baucus) and the Senator from Virginia (Mr. Webb) were added as cosponsors of S. 1990, a bill to require the Transportation Security Administration to comply with the Uniformed Services Employment and Reemployment Rights Act. S. 2062 At the request of Mr. Paul, the name of the Senator from Mississippi (Mr. Wicker) was added as a cosponsor of S. 2062, a bill to amend the Lacey Act Amendments of 1981 to repeal certain provisions relating to criminal penalties and violations of foreign laws, and for other purposes. S. 2065 At the request of Mr. Kyl, the name of the Senator from Ohio (Mr. Portman) was added as a cosponsor of S. 2065, a bill to amend the Balanced Budget and Emergency Deficit Control Act of 1985 to modify the discretionary spending limits to take into account savings resulting from the reduction in the number of Federal employees and extending the pay freeze for Federal employees. S. 2072 At the request of Mr. Franken, the name of the Senator from Vermont (Mr. Leahy) was added as a cosponsor of S. 2072, a bill to discourage disincentives to the housing missions of government sponsored enterprises and require consistent putback risks at the enterprises to assist homeowners. S. 2076 At the request of Mr. Franken, the name of the Senator from Washington (Ms. Cantwell) was added as a cosponsor of S. 2076, a bill to improve security at State and local courthouses. S. 2103 At the request of Mr. Lee, the names of the Senator from South Carolina (Mr. Graham) and the Senator from Idaho (Mr. Risch) were added as cosponsors of S. 2103, a bill to amend title 18, United States Code, to protect pain-capable unborn children in the District of Columbia, and for other purposes. S. 2165 At the request of Mrs. Boxer, the name of the Senator from Kansas (Mr. Moran) was added as a cosponsor of S. 2165, a bill to enhance strategic cooperation between the United States and Israel, and for other purposes. S. 2169 At the request of Mr. McConnell, the name of the Senator from Mississippi (Mr. Wicker) was added as a cosponsor of S. 2169, a bill to require the Director of the Bureau of Prisons to be appointed by and with the advice and consent of the Senate. S. 2213 At the request of Mr. Thune, the name of the Senator from Nevada (Mr. Heller) was added as a cosponsor of S. 2213, a bill to allow reciprocity for the carrying of certain concealed firearms. S. 2245 At the request of Mr. Barrasso, the names of the Senator from Utah (Mr. Lee), the Senator from Tennessee (Mr. Corker) and the Senator from Texas (Mrs. Hutchison) were added as cosponsors of S. 2245, a bill to preserve existing rights and responsibilities with respect to waters of the United States. S. RES. 356 At the request of Mr. Johanns, his name was added as a cosponsor of S. Res. 356, a resolution expressing support for the people of Tibet. S. RES. 380 At the request of Mr. Graham, the name of the Senator from Oklahoma (Mr. Coburn) was added as a cosponsor of S. Res. 380, a resolution to express the sense of the Senate regarding the importance of preventing the Government of Iran from acquiring nuclear weapons capability. S. RES. 399 At the request of Mr. Menendez, the name of the Senator from New Jersey (Mr. Lautenberg) was added as a cosponsor of S. Res. 399, a resolution calling upon the President to ensure that the foreign policy of the United States reflects appropriate understanding and sensitivity concerning issues related to human rights, crimes against humanity, ethnic cleansing, and genocide documented in the United States record relating to the Armenian Genocide, and for other purposes. S. RES. 402 At the request of Mr. Coons, the name of the Senator from Alabama (Mr. Sessions) was added as a cosponsor of S. Res. 402, a resolution condemning Joseph Kony and the Lord's Resistance Army for committing crimes against humanity and mass atrocities, and supporting ongoing efforts by the United States Government and governments in central Africa to remove Joseph Kony and Lord's Resistance Army commanders from the battlefield.