Press release: Bingaman talks Senate schedule

WASHINGTON – U.S. Senator Jeff Bingaman today gave an overview of what the Senate hopes to accomplish before Congress adjourns for the year. Bingaman’s remarks can be retrieved by going to his website or clicking on the following link:

http://bingaman.senate.gov/mediaasset/bingaman120511m.mp3

00:00 – Bingaman gave an overview of what the Senate hopes to accomplish before the holiday recess.

05:17 – Bingaman comments on the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service’s decision to delay a decision on placing the Sand Dune Lizard on the endangered species list.

06:27 – Bingaman comments on the U.S. Postal Service’s proposal to close over 50 post offices in New Mexico.

07:43 – Bingaman talks about funding in the defense authorization bill for WIPP.