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Day March 13, 2014

Roll Call Vote on Confirmation of Krass nomination

2:27pm The Senate began a 15-minute roll call vote on confirmation of Executive Calendar #686, the nomination of Caroline Diane Krass, of the District of Columbia, to be General Counsel of the Central Intelligence Agency Confirmed: 95-4

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Roll call vote expected at 2:30pm on Krass nomination

We are close to reaching an agreement to vote at 2:30pm on confirmation of Executive Calendar #686, the nomination of Caroline Diane Krass, of the District of Columbia, to be General Counsel of the Central Intelligence Agency. Another message will be sent once the agreement has been entered.

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Amendments to S.1086, the Child Care and Development Block Grant Reauthorization bill

The following amendments have been considered to S.1086, the Child Care and Development Block Grant Reauthorization bill:: Enzi amendment #2812 (review of early learning and care programs); Agreed to: 98-0 Franken amendment #2822 (Indian tribes and tribal organizations; Agreed to: 93-6 Lee amendment #2821, as modified (personally identifiable information); agreed to by voice vote Landrieu…

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Amendments and nominations agreed to and confirmed by voice vote

The Coburn amendment was agreed to 100-0. The Senate then agreed to the remaining amendments and confirmed the nominations in the series by voice vote.   –          Portman #2827 (language and literacy development) –          Tester #2834 (Tribal construction/renovation of facilities) –          Thune #2838 (child care supply) –          Warren #2842 (financial aid) –          Bennet #2839 (Federal…

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Roll Call Vote on Coburn amendment #2830 (millionaires)

12:15pm The Senate began a 15 minute roll call vote on Coburn amendment #2830 (millionaires); Agreed To: 100-0

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Agreement on Talwar, Pietrzyk and Bush nominations

pon disposition of the Bennet amendment, the Senate will proceed to voice votes on the following nominations:   DEPARTMENT OF STATE #634 Puneet Talwar – to be an Assistant Secretary of State (Political-Military Affairs)   LEGAL SERVICES CORPORATION #625 Joseph Pius Pietrzyk – to be a Member of the Board of Directors of the Legal…

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1 roll call vote at 12:15pm

At 12:15pm, the Senate will proceed to a series of up to 5 votes. We expect a roll call vote on Coburn #2830, as modified, and voice votes on the remaining amendments in the following list:   12:15pm: –          Coburn #2830, as modified (no credits for millionaires) (roll call vote) –          Portman #2827 (language and…

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Senate Floor Schedule for Thursday, March 13, 2014

The Senate stands adjourned until 9:30am on Thursday, March 13, 2014. Following any Leader remarks, the Senate will be in morning business until 10:30am with the Republicans controlling the first half and the Majority controlling the final half.   Following morning business, the Senate will resume consideration of S.1086, the Child Care and Development Block…

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