April 5, 2011 07:59 PM

Senate Floor Wrap Up For Tuesday, April 05, 2011

  • Adopted S.Res.129, a resolution honoring the 29 coal miners who perished in the explosion at the Upper Big Branch Mine in Montcoal, West Virginia, on April 5, 2010, and remembering all those who have lost their lives while mining for the resources on which the United States relies.
  • Adopted S.Res.130, a resolution designating April 5, 2011 as "Gold Star Wives Day"
  • Adopted S.Res.131, a resolution designating April 2011 as "Tsunami Awareness Month"