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Day September 20, 2012

Senate Floor Wrap Up for Thursday, September 20, 2012

ROLL CALL VOTE 1)      Motion to proceed to H.J.Res.117, the continuing resolution; Agreed to: 67-31   LEGISLATIVE ITEMS Began the Rule 14 process of S.3607, to approve the Keystone XL Pipeline. (Hoeven) Completed the Rule 14 process of S.3576, Limitation on Foreign Assistance. (Paul)   EXECUTIVE ITEMS Jointly referred PN1948, the nomination of Keith Kelly,…

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No more votes today

There will be no further roll call votes during Thursday’s session of the Senate.

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Cloture filed on CR and MTP to Sportsman bill

The Senate adopted the motion to proceed to H.J.Res.117, Continuing Resolution, by a vote of 67-31. Senator Reid then filled the amendment tree with technical amendments and filed cloture on the joint resolution.   Senator Reid then moved to proceed to S.3525, a bill to protect and enhance opportunities for recreational hunting, fishing, and shooting,…

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Roll Call Vote on the Motion to Proceed to H.J.Res.117, CR

2:00pm The Senate began a roll call vote on the motion to proceed to H.J.Res.117, the continuing resolution; Agreed to: 67-31

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Reid: Democrats Are Helping Hispanic Families Tackle The Challenges They Face Every Day

Washington, D.C.- Nevada Senator Harry Reid spoke on the Senate floor today recognizing Hispanic Heritage Month. Below are his remarks as prepared for delivery: This month I join more than 52 million Latinos in Nevada and across the country to celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month. Each year, Hispanic Heritage Month is an opportunity to honor the…

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Senate Floor Schedule for Thursday, September 20, 2012

Convenes: 9:30am Following the prayer and pledge, the Majority Leader will be recognized. The two hours will be equally divided and controlled between the two Leaders or their designees with the Republicans controlling the first half and the Majority controlling the final half. At 2:00pm, all post-cloture time on the motion to proceed to H.J.Res.117,…

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