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Day March 8, 2012

Senate Floor Wrap Up for Thursday, March 8, 2012

ROLL CALL VOTES 1)      Vitter amendment #1535 (OCS) (60-vote threshold); Not Agreed To: 44-54 2)      Baucus amendment #1825 (Rural Schools) (60-vote threshold); Agreed To: 82-16 3)      Collins amendment #1660 (Boiler MACT) (60-vote threshold); Not Agreed To: 52-46 4)      Coburn amendment #1738 (OMB/Duplicative Programs) (60-vote threshold); Not Agreed To: 52-46 5)      Nelson(FL) amendment #1822 (RESTORE) (60-vote…

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Reid Statement On Keystone Vote

Washington, D.C.— Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid issued the following statement after the Senate defeated a Republican amendment to impose an artificial timeline on the Keystone XL pipeline project: “Today the Senate voted against Republicans’ attempt to impose an artificial timeline and short-circuit the process needed to plan the best route for the Keystone XL…

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Last Roll Call Vote of the week

This is the last roll call vote of the day and week. We will resume voting in relation to the remaining amendments to the Transportation bill Tuesday, March 13.

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Roll Call Vote on Boxer Motion to Waive Budget Act

4:22pm The Senate began a roll call vote on Boxer motion to waive Corker Budget points of order; Waived: 66-31

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Roll Call Vote on Hoeven amendment #1537

4:04pm The Senate began a roll call vote on Hoeven amendment #1537 (Keystone Pipeline); Not Agreed To: 56-42

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Senate Democratic Women Call on Boehner to Abandon Pledge to Continue Contraception Fight

Senators to Boehner on International Women’s Day: “Women are tired of being targets for a political strategy that endangers their health care and they want it to stop.” “It’s time for you to put an end to the attacks on women’s health care and to work with the Senate to get back to the American…

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Roll Call Vote on the Wyden amendment #1817

3:45 pm The Senate began a roll call vote on the Wyden amendment #1817 (Keystone Pipeline); Not Agreed to: 33-65

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Roll Call Vote on the Nelson (FL) amendment #1822

3:23 pm The Senate began a roll call vote on the Nelson (FL)-Shelby-Landrieu amendment #1822 (RESTORE Act); Agreed to: 76-22

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Roll Call Vote on the Coburn amendment #1738

3:05 pm The Senate began a roll call vote on the Coburn amendment #1738 (OMB/Duplicative Programs); Not Agreed to: 52-46

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Roll Call Vote on Collins #1660

2:48 pm The Senate began a roll call vote on Collins amendment #1660 (Boiler MACT); Not Agreed to: 52-46

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