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Follow legislative action on the Senate Floor with our updates throughout the day. All updates from Majority Leader Harry Reid and Democratic staff are listed below.

Today In The Senate

We prepare a Daily Summary with each day's expected Senate schedule.

Schedule for Monday, December 1, 2014
The Senate stands adjourned until 2:00pm on Monday, December 1, 2014. Following any Leader remarks, the Senate will be in a period of morning business until 5:30pm. At 5:30pm, the Senate will vote on cloture on the Mamet and Bel nominations. If cloture is invoked on either of the nominations, on Tuesday, December 2, ...
December 1, 2014

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Wrap Up

Our Wrap Up compiles Senate unanimous consent items and other business at the end of the legislative day.

Wrap Up for Thursday, November 20, 2014
Roll Call Votes: Confirmation of Executive Calendar #928, Pamela Pepper, of Wisconsin, to be a US district judge for the Eastern District of Wisconsin; Confirmed: 95-0. Confirmation of Executive Calendar #930, Brenda K. Sannes, of New York, to be United States District Judge for the Northern District of New York; Confirmed: 96-0. Confirmation of ...
November 20, 2014

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Votes

Results of the latest Senate Roll Call votes.

Roll Call Vote on confirmation of Bolden nomination (CT district)
2:48pm The Senate began a 10 minute roll call vote on confirmation of Executive Calendar #1034, Victor Allen Bolden, of ...
November 20, 2014

Roll Call Vote on confirmation of Pepper nomination (WI district)
2:03pm The Senate began a 15 minute roll call vote on confirmation of Executive Calendar #928, Pamela Pepper, of Wisconsin, ...
November 20, 2014

Roll Call Vote on confirmation of Sannes nomination (NY district)
2:29pm The Senate began a 10 minute roll call vote on Confirmation of Executive Calendar #930, Brenda K. Sannes, of ...
November 20, 2014

Roll Call Vote on cloture on Bettlestone (PA district)
4:10pm The Senate began a 10 minute roll call vote on the motion to invoke cloture on Executive Calendar #1033, ...
November 19, 2014

Roll Call Vote on cloture on Bolden nomination (CT district)
4:29pm The Senate began a 10 minute roll call vote on the motion to invoke cloture on Executive Calendar #1034, ...
November 19, 2014

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Schedule for Monday, December 1, 2014

The Senate stands adjourned until 2:00pm on Monday, December 1, 2014. Following any Leader remarks, the Senate will be in a period of morning business until 5:30pm. At 5:30pm, the Senate will vote on cloture on the Mamet and Bel nominations. If cloture is invoked on either of the nominations, on Tuesday, December 2, 2014,…

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Cloture filed on Mamet, Bell, Coloretti, Adler, Burrows, and Lopez nominations

This evening Senator Reid filed cloture on the Mamet, Bell, Coloretti, Adler, Burrows, and Lopez nominations.   Executive Calendar #892, Noah, Mamet, of California, to be Ambassador to Argentina Executive Calendar #631, Colleen Bell, of California, to be Ambassador to Hungary Executive Calendar #772, Nani A. Coloretti, of California, to be Deputy Secretary of HUD…

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Wrap Up for Thursday, November 20, 2014

Roll Call Votes: Confirmation of Executive Calendar #928, Pamela Pepper, of Wisconsin, to be a US district judge for the Eastern District of Wisconsin; Confirmed: 95-0. Confirmation of Executive Calendar #930, Brenda K. Sannes, of New York, to be United States District Judge for the Northern District of New York; Confirmed: 96-0. Confirmation of Executive…

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Nominations confirmed by voice votes

The Following nominations were confirmed by voice votes: Confirmation of Executive Calendar #955 James D. Pettit – to be Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the United States of America to the Republic of Moldova Confirmation of Executive Calendar #1054 Pamela Leora Spratlen – to be Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the United States of America…

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Roll Call Vote on confirmation of Bolden nomination (CT district)

2:48pm The Senate began a 10 minute roll call vote on confirmation of Executive Calendar #1034, Victor Allen Bolden, of Connecticut, to be United States District Judge for the District of Connecticut; Confirmed: 49-46

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Arleo and Beetlestone nominations confirmed by voice votes

Executive Calendar #1032, Madeline Cox Arleo, of New Jersey, to be United States District Judge for the District of New Jersey; Confirmed by voice vote Executive Calendar #1033, Wendy Beetlestone, of Pennsylvania, to be United States District Judge for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania; Confirmed by voice vote

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Roll Call Vote on confirmation of Sannes nomination (NY district)

2:29pm The Senate began a 10 minute roll call vote on Confirmation of Executive Calendar #930, Brenda K. Sannes, of New York, to be United States District Judge for the Northern District of New York; Confirmed: 96-0

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Roll Call Vote on confirmation of Pepper nomination (WI district)

2:03pm The Senate began a 15 minute roll call vote on confirmation of Executive Calendar #928, Pamela Pepper, of Wisconsin, to be a US district judge for the Eastern District of Wisconsin; Confirmed: 95-0

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Agreement to vote on confirmation of Spear nomination (Ass’t Sec. of the Army)

Following the last vote in the 2pm vote series, the Senate will also vote on confirmation of Executive Calendar #1008 Robert M. Speer – to be an Assistant Secretary of the Army.   2:00pm on Thursday, November 20— 5 roll call votes and 11 voice votes expected Likely Roll Call Votes: Confirmation of Executive Calendar…

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Schedule for Thursday, November 20, 2014

The Senate stands adjourned until 9:30am on Thursday, November 20, 2014. Following any Leader remarks, the Senate will be in a period of morning business until 2:00pm. At 2:00pm, the Senate will proceed to up to 5 roll call votes on confirmation of district judicial nominations and a series of voice votes. 2:00pm—Up to 5…

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