Senate Democrats

Next roll call votes at 2:30pm Tuesday, December 15

Cloture was invoked on the Rose nomination 54-39. The previously scheduled 10:00am votes tomorrow on confirmation of the Santos and Rose nominations will be voice votes.  At 2:30pm tomorrow, there will be 2 roll call votes and at 6:00pm there will be 2 more votes.   Tuesday, December 16: 2:30pm—Up to 2 roll call votes:…

More

Roll Call Vote on cloture on Santos

6:18 The Senate began a 10 minute roll call vote on the motion to invoke cloture on Calendar # 979, Daniel Santos, Member, Defense Nuclear Facilities Safety; Invoked: 54-39 Next: Cloture on Executive Calendar #635, Frank Rose, Asst Sec State – Verification.

More

Roll Call Vote on confirmation of Murthy nomination

5:59pm The Senate began a 10 minute roll call vote on the motion to invoke cloture on confirmation of Executive Calendar #681, Vivek Murthy, to be Surgeon General. The remaining votes in this series will be 10 minutes in length.

More

Roll Call Vote on cloture on Murthy nomination (Surgeon General)

5:32pm The Senate began a 15 minute roll call vote on the motion to invoke cloture on Executive Calendar #681, the nomination of Vivek Murthy, to be Surgeon General; Invoked: 51-43

More

Bills passed in afternoon wrap up

By unanimous consent, the Senate passed the following bills:   Passed H.R.2754: Collectible Coin Protection Act Passed H.R.3572: Coastal Barrier Resources System Units Passed H.R.1206: Electronic Duck Stamp Passed H.R.1378: To designate United States Federal Judicial Center located at 333 West Broadway in San Diego, California, as the “John Rhoades Federal Judicial Center” and to…

More

Schedule for Monday, December 15, 2014

The Senate stands adjourned until 10:00am on Monday, December 15, 2014. Following any Leader remarks, the Senate will proceed to Executive Session to consider the Murthy, Santos, Rose, Saldana, and Blinken nominations. Monday, 5:30pm—Up to 4 roll call votes Cloture on Executive Calendar #681, Vivek Hallegere Murthy, to be Medical Director in the Regular Corps…

More

Wrap Up for Saturday, December 13, 2014

Roll Call Votes 1.) Motion to Proceed to Executive Session to consider Cal#.1084, Sarah Saldana, Asst. Sec. Homeland Security; Agreed To: 48-34. 2.) Motion to Proceed to Legislative Session; Agreed To: 52-40. 3.) Motion to Proceed to Executive Session to consider Cal#.1058, Carolyn Colvin, Commissioner, Social Security; Agreed To: 52-41. 4.) Motion to Proceed to…

More

Vote schedule for Monday and Tuesday–addiitonal votes Wednesday and Thursday

The vote schedule for Tuesday and Wednesday:   Monday, December 15: 5:30pm: Cloture on Executive Calendar #681, Vivek Murthy, to be Surgeon General Confirmation of Executive Calendar #681, Vivek Murthy, to be Surgeon General Cloture on Executive Calendar # 979, Daniel Santos, Member, Defense Nuclear Facilities Safety; Cloture on Executive Calendar #635, Frank Rose, Asst…

More

Cloture filed on 24 nominations

Cloture was filed on the below listed nominations. Conversations are ongoing to schedule the cloture and confirmation votes on each of the nominations. Sarah Saldana (cal.#1084), Asst Sec Homeland Security (ICE); Carolyn Colvin (cal.#552), Commissioner, Social Security; Vivek Murthy (cal.#681), Surgeon General; Antony Blinken (cal.#1150), Dep Sec State; Frank Rose (cal.#635), Asst Sec State –…

More

No more votes today

There will be no further roll call votes today. Senators will be notified when the next votes are scheduled.

More