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posted Friday, May 21, 2010 - Volume 38 Issue 21

**BREAKING NOW: Advocates supporting repeal need to call these Members of Congress now**
Reports: They are possibly leaning 'no' on the House repeal vote:

Jim Costa (D-CA) 202-225-3411
Jerry Costello (D-IL) 202-225-5661
Harry Mitchell (D-AZ) 202-225-2190
Gene Green (D-TX) 202-225-1688
John Salazar (D-CO) 202-225-4761
SENATE VOTE UPDATE:

--The Senate Armed Services Committee markup of the Defense Authorization bill remains underway.

--The Senate markup is CLOSED. There have been reports the session will open for the vote on the repeal amendment. Background: It takes a committee vote to open the session. We do not know if it will be open or not until that vote happens.

--We understand the vote on the amendment will take place THIS AFTERNOON.

HOUSE VOTE UPDATE:

--The House has begun debate on the rule to the National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA).

--Rep. Patrick Murphy's repeal amendment is one of 82 amendments and could possibly come up for debate later tonight.

WATCH THE HOUSE DEBATE LIVE ONLINE: http://www.cspan.org/Watch/C-SPAN.aspx


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