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Day November 10, 2011

Senate Roll Call Vote #00204

On Passage of the Bill: H.R.674 As Amended; To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to repeal the imposition of 3 percent withholding on certain payments made to vendors by government entities, to modify the calculation of modified adjusted gross income for purposes of determining eligibility for certain healthcare-related programs, and for other purposes.Result:…

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Senate Roll Call Vote #00203

On the Amendment S.Amdt. 927: Tester S.Amdt.927, As Modified; To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to permit a 100 percent levy for payments to Federal vendors relating to property, to require a study on how to reduce the amount of Federal taxes owed but not paid by Federal contractors, and to make certain…

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Senate Roll Call Vote #00202

On the Amendment S.Amdt. 928: McCain S.Amdt.928; To provide American jobs through economic growth.Result: Rejected (40-56-1, 3 members not voting, 3/5 threshold)Details: [click here]

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Roll Call Vote on MTP to S.J.Res. 27

12:36pm The Senate began a roll call vote on the McConnell motion to proceed to S.J.Res.27, Cross Border Air Protection/EPA (majority threshold): Not Agreed To: 41-56

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Roll Call Vote on motion to proceed to S.J.Res.6

12:08pm The Senate began a roll call vote on the McConnell motion to proceed to S.J.Res.6, Net Neutrality/FCC (majority threshold): Not Agreed To: 46-52

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Senate Roll Call Vote #00201

On the Motion to Proceed: Motion to Proceed to S.J.Res.27; A joint resolution disapproving a rule submitted by the Environmental Protection Agency relating to the mitigation by States of cross-border air pollution under the Clean Air Act.Result: Rejected (41-56, 3 members not voting, 1/2 threshold)Details: [click here]

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Senate Roll Call Vote #00200

On the Motion to Proceed: Motion to Proceed to S.J.Res.6; A joint resolution disapproving the rule submitted by the Federal Communications Commission with respect to regulating the Internet and broadband industry practices.Result: Rejected (46-52, 2 members not voting, 1/2 threshold)Details: [click here]

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2 Votes around Noon; 4 Votes around 1:45pm

At approximately 12:05pm, there will be up to 2 roll call votes in relation to the following items: Motion to proceed to S.J.Res.6, Net Neutrality/FCC (majority threshold) (2 minutes of debate) Motion to proceed to S.J.Res.27, Cross Border Air Protection/EPA (majority threshold) By unanimous consent, the afternoon series of votes will now begin at 1:45pm.…

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Heard From the Floor: Four Reasons to Support the Veterans’ Jobs Bill

Today, the Senate will take up the VOW to Hire Heroes Act – a bill that would help unemployed veterans get back to work, — as an amendment to the three percent withholding bill. The VOW To Hire Heroes Act, introduced by Democratic senators, combines a key component of President Obama’s jobs plan with a…

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Senate Floor Schedule for Thursday, November 10, 2011

Convenes: 9:30am Following any Leader remarks, the Senate will be in morning business until 10:00am with Senators permitted to speak therein for up to 10 minutes each with the time equally divided and controlled between the two Leaders or their designees. At 10:00am, the Republican Leader, or his designee, will be recognized to make a…

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