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Day March 12, 2012

Senate Floor Wrap Up for Monday, March 12, 2012

No ROLL CALL VOTES   LEGISLATIVE ITEMS Discharged the Judiciary committee from further consideration of and adopted S.Res.310, A resolution designating 2012 as the “Year of the Girl” and Congratulating Girl Scouts of the USA on its 100th anniversary. Adopted S.Res.394, commemorating the 150th anniversary of Italian Unification and the beginning of warm and abiding…


Cloture filed on 17 Judicial nominations

Today Senator Reid filed cloture on the following 17 Judicial nominations. Under the rule, the first vote would occur 1 hour after the Senate convenes on Wednesday, March 14.   Cal.#408, Gina Marie Groh, of West Virginia; Cal.#441, David Nuffer, of Utah; Cal.#461, Michael Walter Fitzgerald, of California; Cal.#462, Ronnie Abrams, of New York; Cal.#463,…


No Roll Call Votes

There will be no roll call votes on Monday, March 12, 2012.


Senate Floor Schedule for Monday, March 12, 2012

Convenes: 2:00pm Following any Leader remarks, the Senate will be in morning business until 4:00pm with Senators permitted to speak therein for up to 10 minutes each. Following morning business, the Senate will resume consideration of S.1813, the Surface Transportation Act.  As previously announced, there will be no roll call votes on Monday.  Senators should…