Senate Democrats

September 2009
Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat
« Aug   Oct »
 12345
6789101112
13141516171819
20212223242526
27282930  

Day September 16, 2009

Senate Floor Wrap Up For Wednesday, September 16, 2009

Passed S.1494, Intelligence Authorization for FY 2010 (with Feinstein-Bond amendment) Passed S.1677, defense Production Act Reauthorization Adopted S.Res.242, National Aerospace Day Adopted S.Res.269, National Hispanic Serving Institutions week Adopted S.Res.270, High Point Furniture Market on its 100th anniversary as a leader in home furnishing Adopted S.Res.271, Citizenship Day 2009 Confirmed the following Executive nominations: John…

More

Senate Roll Call Vote #00282

On the Motion: Ensign Motion To Recommit Bill H.R.3288 to the Committee on Appropriations; A bill making appropriations for the Departments of Transportation, and Housing and Urban Development, and related agencies for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2010, and for other purposes.Result: Rejected (33-64, 2 members not voting, 1/2 threshold)Details: [click here]

More

Senate Roll Call Vote #00281

On the Amendment S.Amdt. 2361: Gregg S.Amdt.2361; To prohibit the use of stimulus funds for self-congratulatory signage that allows lawmakers to promote their spending of taxpayer dollars on stimulus projects.Result: Rejected (45-52, 2 members not voting, 1/2 threshold)Details: [click here]

More

Senate Roll Call Vote #00282

On the Motion: Ensign Motion To Recommit Bill H.R.3288 to the Committee on Appropriations; A bill making appropriations for the Departments of Transportation, and Housing and Urban Development, and related agencies for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2010, and for other purposes.Result: Rejected (33-64, 2 members not voting, 1/2 threshold)Details: [click here]

More

Senate Roll Call Vote #00281

On the Amendment S.Amdt. 2361: Gregg S.Amdt.2361; To prohibit the use of stimulus funds for self-congratulatory signage that allows lawmakers to promote their spending of taxpayer dollars on stimulus projects.Result: Rejected (45-52, 2 members not voting, 1/2 threshold)Details: [click here]

More

Senate Roll Call Vote #00280

On the Amendment S.Amdt. 2376: Vitter Amendment Number 2376; To affirm the continuing existence of the community service requirements under section 12(c) of the United States Housing Act of 1937.Result: Agreed to (73-25, 1 member not voting, 1/2 threshold)Details: [click here]

More

Senate Roll Call Vote #00279

On the Amendment S.Amdt. 2366: Wicker S.Amdt.2366 As Modified; To permit Amtrak passengers to safely transport firearms and ammunition in their checked baggage.Result: Agreed to (68-30, 1 member not voting, 1/2 threshold)Details: [click here]

More

Senate Roll Call Vote #00278

On the Amendment S.Amdt. 2372: Coburn S.Amdt.2372; To fully provide for the critical surface transportation needs of the United States by prohibiting funds from being used on lower-priority projects, such as transportation museums.Result: Rejected (41-57, 1 member not voting, 1/2 threshold)Details: [click here]

More

Senate Roll Call Vote #00280

On the Amendment S.Amdt. 2376: Vitter Amendment Number 2376; To affirm the continuing existence of the community service requirements under section 12(c) of the United States Housing Act of 1937.Result: Agreed to (73-25, 1 member not voting, 1/2 threshold)Details: [click here]

More

Senate Roll Call Vote #00277

On the Amendment S.Amdt. 2371: Coburn S.Amdt.2371; To remove an unnecessary and burdensome mandate on the States, by allowing them to opt out of a provision that requires States to spend 10 percent of their surface transportation funds on enhancement projects such as road-kill reduction and highway beautification.Result: Rejected (39-59, 1 member not voting, 1/2…

More