10Dec 13, 2001
Election Reform Legislation
Senators spoke to reporters about compromise education legislation which they had crafted. Following their remarks they answered questions from the reporters.
14Apr 18, 2001
Senator Torricelli spoke to reporters about allegations that he and his staff had accepted illegal gifts from fundraiser David Chang and had not reported the gifts. He strongly denied any ...
10Apr 15, 2001
Sunday Talk Show Stakeout
Following their appearance on “Meet the Press,” Senators answered reporters' questions about U.S.-China relations and arms sales in Asia.
12Mar 7, 2001
Tax Cut Trigger Resolution
A bipartisan group of House and Senate members introduced a measure that would tie tax cuts and spending initiatives to debt reduction goals, called a “trigger mechanism.” They answered ...
3Jan 30, 2001
Election Reform Legislation
Participants talked to reporters about plans to introduce election reform legislation that would make election procedures more standardized. Following their remarks they answered questions from ...
3Dec 5, 2000
Election Law Reform
Senator’s McConnell, Torrecilli and others talked to reporters about proposed legislation to reform the nation’s election laws. They proposed the Election Reform Act, which would ...
8Nov 8, 2000
Post-Election News Conference
Senate Democratic leaders talked about the increase in the number of Democratic senators as a result of yesterday’s national election. The Senate will be divided 50-50.
247Aug 14, 2000
Democratic National Convention Day 1 Afternoon
Candidates, officials and others spoke to delegates about the Democratic agenda. They also approved reports from several committees and approved the party platform.
6Mar 2, 2000
Strategic Oil Reserves
The senators met with reporters after discussing petroleum prices with the president. They
encouraged President Clinton to sell stragic oil reserves to prevent gas prices from ...
91Feb 29, 2000
Resolution to Condemn Bob Jones University
Democratic leaders told reporters they intended to introduce a resolution condemning the policies and views of Bob Jones University. They said there was no place for racism, anti-Catholicism, ...
21Feb 24, 2000
2000 Presidential and Senate Elections
Senator Torricelli discussed the Bob Jones University scandal, his role on the committee to
elect Democratic senators, and recent Chinese threats towards Taiwan. He responded to
16Nov 10, 1999
Democratic Legislative Agenda
Democratic leaders talked to reporters about Democratic victories in several mayoral elections, their legislative agenda and prospects for the 2000 elections. After their comments they answered ...
13Nov 6, 1999
Book Discussion on In Our Own Words
Senator Torricelli talked about his book, In Our Own Words: Extraordinary Speeches of the American Century, published by Kodansha International. He focused on the collection of ...
18Oct 15, 1999
Congressional leaders talked about legislative issues, including Social Security, the national debt, the federal budget surplus and tax reform. Mr. Grasso acted as moderator.
14Oct 15, 1999
U.S. Economic Issues
Participants talked about the U.S. economy and their efforts to maintain a balanced federal budget. They focused on the appropriations process and the need for tax reduction for ...
23Jul 28, 1999
Alternative Tax Cut Proposal
Senators talked to reporters about a bipartisan alternative budget proposal in response to the Republican plan. They stressed that their plan provides tax relief for the middle class but ...
30Feb 12, 1999
Senators talked to reporters about there votes on articles of impeachment brought against president Clinton for perjury and obstruction of justice. After their comments they answered questions ...
8Jan 28, 1999
Senator Torricelli stated that the Senate majority has neither courage to remove the president from office or the convictions to face the facts of the case. He said that videotaping of the ...
676Jan 20, 1999
Senators made brief remarks to reporters about their perceptions after the second day of defense presentations in the impeachment trial of President Clinton.
36Jan 15, 1999
The senators answered reporters' questions about the impeachment trial. Senator Harkin talked about the objection he made about the senators not being called jurors since they are judges or ...
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