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Month February 2014

Senate Floor Schedule for Tuesday, February 25, 2014

The Senate stands adjourned until 10:00am on Tuesday, February 25, 2014. Following any Leader remarks, the Senate will be in a period of morning business until 11:05am with the Majority controlling the first half and the Republicans controlling the final half.   At 11:05am, the Senate will resume Executive Session to consider Executive Calendar #570…

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Senate Floor Wrap Up for Monday, February 24, 2014

Roll Call Votes 1)      Motion to invoke cloture on Executive Calendar #564, Jeffrey Alker Meyer to be United States District Judge for the District of Connecticut; Invoked: 55-37-1 present 2)      Confirmation of the Meyer nomination; Confirmed: 91-2 3)      Motion to invoke cloture on Executive Calendar #570 James Maxwell Moody, Jr. to be United States District…

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Roll Call Vote on cloture on the Moody nomination

7:33pm The Senate began a 15-minute roll call vote on the motion to invoke cloture on Executive Calendar #570 James Maxwell Moody, Jr. to be United States District Judge for the Eastern District of Arkansas Invoked: 58-34

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Roll Call Vote on confirmation of the Meyer nomination

7:05pm The Senate began a 15-minute roll call vote on the invoke cloture on Executive Calendar #564, Jeffrey Alker Meyer to be United States District Judge for the District of Connecticut Confirmed: 91-2

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Roll Call Vote on Cloture on the Meyer nomination

5:42pm The Senate began a 15-minute roll call vote on the invoke cloture on Executive Calendar #564, Jeffrey Alker Meyer to be United States District Judge for the District of Connecticut Invoked: 55-37-1 present

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Objection to consideration of Military Sexual Assault bills

This afternoon, Senator Reid asked unanimous consent that at a time to be determined by the Majority Leader, after consultation with the Republican Leader, the Senate proceed to the consideration to Calendar #251, S.1752, the Military Justice Improvement Act of 2013 (Gillibrand) and that if a cloture motion is filed on the bill, there be…

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1 Roll Call Vote at 5:30pm; 2 Roll Call Votes around 7pm

At 5:30pm, there will be a roll call vote on the motion to invoke cloture on Executive Calendar #564, Jeffrey Alker Meyer to be United States District Judge for the District of Connecticut.   If cloture is invoked on the Meyer nomination, there will be up to 2 hours of equally divided debate. The Majority…

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Senate Floor Schedule for Monday, February 24, 2014

The Senate will convene at 2:00pm on Monday, February 24, 2014. Following the prayer and pledge, Senator King will be recognized to deliver Washington’s Farewell Address.   Upon conclusion of the reading, the Majority Leader will be recognized and then the Senate will be in a period of morning business until 5:00pm with Senators permitted…

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Senate Floor Pro Forma Schedule February 14th through February 21st

The Senate will meet on the following days at the following times for pro forma sessions only with no business conducted: – Friday, February 14th at 10:30am – Tuesday, February 18th at 10:30am and – Friday, February 21st at 10:30am.

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Senate Floor Wrap Up for Wednesday, February 12, 2014

Roll Call Votes 1)     Confirmation of Executive Calendar #525, Tina S. Kaidanow, of the District of Columbia, a Career Member of the Senior Executive Service, Class of Minister-Counselor, to be Coordinator for Counterterrorism, with the rank and status of Ambassador at Large; Confirmed: 98-0 2)     Confirmation of Executive Calendar #595, Daniel Bennett Smith, of Virginia,…

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