Senate Democrats

April 2012
Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat
« Mar   May »
1234567
891011121314
15161718192021
22232425262728
2930  

Month April 2012

Series of up to 9 roll call votes at 2pm

At 2pm the Senate will resume voting on the remaining amendments to S.1789, Postal Reform, and on passage of the bill. At this point, we expect there will be up to 9 roll call votes. While each amendment is subject to a vote, the ones denoted with an asterisk represent the most likely targets for…

More

Senate Floor Schedule for Wednesday, April 25, 2012

Convenes: 9:30am Following the prayer and pledge, the Senate will resume consideration of the motion to proceed to S.1925, the Violence Against Women Reauthorization Act with the time until 2:00pm equally divided and controlled between the two Leaders or their designees.  The Republicans will control the first 30 minutes; the Majority will control the second…

More

Reid Statement On Democrats’ Defense Of American Workers

Washington, D.C.—Nevada Senator Harry Reid issued the following statement after Senate Democrats unanimously rejected a Republican amendment that would have overturned a rule by the National Labor Relations Board. The rule removed frivolous obstacles corporate executives often use to block employees from forming a union. “Senate Democrats stood up for the right of working men…

More

Senate Floor Wrap Up for Tuesday, April 24, 2012

ROLL CALL VOTES 1)      Motion to proceed to S.J.Res.36, a joint resolution providing for congressional disapproval under chapter 8 of title 5, United States Code, of the rule submitted by the National Labor Relations Board relating to representation election procedures; Not Agreed To: 45-54 2)      Lieberman motion to waive the Budget Act with respect to…

More

Roll Call Vote on the Paul amendment #2025

6:09pm The Senate began a roll call vote on the Paul amendment #2025 (end mailbox-use monopoly); Not Agreed to: 35-64

More

Roll Call Vote on Akaka #2049

5:50pm The Senate began a roll call vote on Akaka amendment #2049 (managerial organizations); Not Agreed to: 57-42

More

Roll Call Vote on Corker #2083

5:27pm The Senate began a roll call vote on Corker amendment #2083 (frequency of mail delivery); Not Agreed To: 29-70

More

Roll Call Vote on Akaka amendment #2034

5:03pm The Senate began a roll call vote on Akaka amendment #2034 (workers’ compensation) Not Agreed To: 46-53

More

Roll Call Vote on the Udall (NM) amendment

4:38 pm The Senate began a roll call vote on the Udall (NM) amendment #2043, as modified (six-day delivery); Not Agreed To: 43-56

More

Roll Call Vote on the Coburn amendment #2061

4:08pm The Senate began a roll call vote on the Coburn amendment #2061, as modified (mandatory retirement); not agreed to: 33-65

More