Senate Democrats

Roll call vote on confirmation of Birotte nomination (CA district judge)

2:17pm The Senate began a 15 minute roll call vote on confirmation of Executive Calendar #851, Andre Birotte, Jr., of California, to be United States District Judge for the Central District of California; Confirmed:100-0 The next votes will be 10 minute votes. Next: Confirmation of Executive Calendar #852, Robin L. Rosenberg, of Florida, to be United States…

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Roll call vote on cloture on deGravalles nomination (LA district judge)

11:33am The Senate began a 10 minute roll call vote on the motion to invoke cloture on Executive Calendar #854, John W. deGravelles, of Louisiana, to be United States District Judge for the Middle District of Louisiana. Invoked: 57-39   Next: 2:15pm—3 roll call votes Confirmation of Executive Calendar #851, Andre Birotte, Jr., of California, to be…

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Roll Call Vote on cloture on Rosenberg nomination (FL district judge)

11:16am The Senate began a 10 minute roll call vote on the motion to invoke cloture on Executive Calendar #852, Robin L. Rosenberg, of Florida, to be United States District Judge for the Southern District of Florida   Invoked: 58-42.

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Roll call vote on cloture on Birotte nomination (CA district)

10:47am The Senate began a 15 minute roll call vote on the motion to invoke cloture on Executive Calendar #851, Andre Birotte, Jr., of California, to be United States District Judge for the Central District of California; Invoked: 56-43   The next votes will be 10 minute votes.   Next: 1.  Cloture on Executive Calendar #852, Robin…

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Schedule for Tuesday, July 22, 2014

The Senate stands adjourned until 10:00am on Tuesday, July 22, 2014.   Following any leader remarks, there will be a period of morning business until 10:45am, with senators permitted to speak therein for up to 10 minutes each and with the time equally divided and controlled between the two Leaders, or their designees.   At…

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Wrap Up for Thursday, July 17, 2014

Roll Call Votes Confirmation of Executive Calendar #849 Julie E. Carnes, of Georgia, to be United States Circuit Judge for the Eleventh Circuit   Legislative Business Adopted S.Res.509Honoring the extraordinary and courageous life of Mattie Stepanek   Senator Reid filed cloture on the motion to proceed to Calendar #453, S.2569, the Bring Jobs Home Act.…

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Cloture filed on the MTP to S.2569, Bring Jobs Home Act

Senator Reid filed cloture on the motion to proceed to Calendar #453, S.2569, the Bring Jobs Home Act. The cloture vote is expected to occur Wednesday morning. Another message will be sent when the vote is scheduled.

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Lawson and Reddick nominations confirmed by voice vote–no more roll call votes today

The Senate confirmed the following nominations by voice votes: -          Executive Calendar #789, Michael Anderson Lawson, of California, for the rank of Ambassador during his tenure of service as Representative of the United States of America on the Council of the International Civil Aviation Organization -          Executive Calendar #537 Eunice S. Reddick, of the District…

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Roll Call Vote on confirmation of Carnes nomination (11th Circuit)

5:31pm The Senate began a 15 minute roll call vote on confirmation of Executive Calendar #849 Julie E. Carnes, of Georgia, to be United States Circuit Judge for the Eleventh Circuit; Confirmed: 94-0   Next—voice votes expected:   Executive Calendar #789, Michael Anderson Lawson, of California, for the rank of Ambassador during his tenure of…

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Schedule for Monday, July 21, 2014

The Senate stands adjourned until 2:00pm on Monday, July 21, 2014.   Following any leader remarks, there will be a period of morning business until 5:30pm, with senators permitted to speak therein for up to 10 minutes each and with the time equally divided and controlled between the two Leaders, or their designees.   At…

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