Senate Democrats

Wrap Up for Wednesday, May 15, 2013

WRAP UP FOR WEDNESDAY, MAY 15, 2013

ROLL CALL VOTES

1)      Coburn amendment #815 (beach nourishment) to S.601, the Water Resources Development Act; Not Agreed to: 43-53

2)      Coburn amendment #816 (Infrastructure Deauthorization Commission projects); Not Agreed to: 35-61

3)      Merkley-Brown amendment #866 (use of American iron, steel, and manufactured goods); Agreed to: 60-36

4)      Passage of S.601, WRDA, as amended; Passed: 83-14

5)      Confirmation of Executive Calendar #40 William H. Orrick, III, of California, to be United States District Judge for the Northern District of California; Confirmed: 56-41

6)      Confirmation of Executive Calendar #92, Marilyn B. Tavenner, of Virginia, to be Administrator of the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services; Confirmed: 91-7

 

LEGISLATIVE ITEMS

Adopted S.Res.142, designating May 15th, 2013, as “National MPS (Mucopolysaccharidosis) Awareness Day”.

Completed the Rule 14 process of S.953, the Student Loan Affordability Act. (Reed)

 

No additional EXECUTIVE ITEMS

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