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Wrap Up for Thursday, September 18, 2014

Roll Call Votes Cruz motion to table Reid amendment #3852 to H.J.Res.124, the CR; Not agreed to: 50-50 Motion to invoke cloture on H.J.Res.124; Invoked: 73-27 Passage of H.J.Res.124, the CR; Passed: 78-22 Legislative Business Passed S.Con.Res.44, Adjournment Resolution Passed H.R.4323 – Debbie Smith Reauthorization Act of 2014 Passed H.R.83 – Insular Areas, Energy Action…

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Wrap Up for Wednesday, September 17, 2014

Roll Call Votes Confirmation of Executive Calendar #956, John R. Bass, to be Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the United States of America to the Republic of Turkey; Confirmed: 98-0. Legislative Business Adopted S.Res.543 – National Bison Day Adopted S.Res.545 – Hispanic Heritage Month Adopted S.Res.552 – Lights on Afterschool Adopted S.Res.553 – 250th anniversary…

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Wrap Up for Tuesday, September 16, 2014

Roll Call Votes Confirmation of Executive Calendar #1003, Jeffery Martin Baran, of Virginia, to be a Member of the Nuclear Regulatory Commission for the remainder of the term expiring June 30, 2015; Confirmed: 56-44. Confirmation of Executive Calendar #1004, Stephen G. Burns, of Maryland, to be a Member of the Nuclear Regulatory Commission for the…

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Wrap Up for Monday, September 15, 2014

Roll Call Votes Motion to invoke cloture on S.2199, the Paycheck Fairness Act; Not Invoked: 52-40. Motion to invoke cloture on Executive Calendar #1003, Jeffery Martin Baran, of Virginia, to be a Member of the Nuclear Regulatory Commission for the remainder of the term expiring June 30, 2015; Invoked: 52-39. Motion to invoke cloture on…

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Wrap Up for Thursday, September 11, 2014

Roll Call Votes 1. Motion to invoke cloture on S.J.Res.19, constitutional amendment on campaign finance; Not Invoked: 54-42. Legislative Business The motion to proceed to S.2199 (Paycheck Fairness Act) was agreed to by voice vote. Passed H.R.4197: All Circuit Review Extension Act. Passed S.2258: the Veterans’ Compensation Cost-of-Living Adjustment Act of 2014. Adopted S.Res.542: Supporting…

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Wrap Up for Wednesday, September 10, 2014

Roll Call Votes 1. Motion to invoke cloture on the motion to proceed to S.2199, the Paycheck Fairness Act, upon reconsideration; Invoked: 73-25. Legislative Business The motion to proceed to S.J.Res.19 (Constitutional amendment on campaign finance) was agreed to by voice vote. Passed H.R.1233: Presidential and Federal Records Act of 2014. Passed S.2323: Gold Star…

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Wrap Up for Tuesday, September 9, 2014

Roll Call Votes The Senate conducted no roll call votes during Tuesday’s session. Legislative Business Passed Cal.#423, S.1934: Clifford P. Hansen Federal Courthouse Conveyance Act Passed Cal.#418, S.898: The New Mexico Federal Land Conveyance Adopted S.Res.538: Expressing the condolences of the Senate to the families of James Foley and Steven Sotloff, and condemning the terrorist…

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Wrap Up for Monday, September 8, 2014

Roll Call Votes Confirmation of Executive Calendar #848, Jill Pryor, of Georgia, to be United States Circuit Judge for the Eleventh Circuit; Confirmed: 97-0. Confirmation of Executive Calendar #910, Henry J. Aaron, of the District of Columbia, to be a Member of the Social Security Advisory Board for a term expiring September 30, 2014; Confirmed:…

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Wrap Up for Tuesday, August 5, 2014

Roll Call Votes No roll call votes were conducted during Tuesday’s session of the Senate.   Legislative Business Adopted by voice vote H.Con.Res.112, Adjournment Resolution Began the Rule 14 process to place on the Legislative Calendar of Business H.R.5272, Limitation on Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals Began the Rule 14 process to place on the…

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Wrap Up for Friday, August 1, 2014

Roll Call Votes No roll call votes were conducted during Friday’s session of the Senate. Legislative Business Passed H.J.Res.76, as amended with the Reid-McConnell-Mikulski amendment, making emergency supplemental appropriations to provide funding for the Israeli Iron Dome defense Passed the following Post Office Naming bills, en bloc: H.R.606 would designate the facility of the United…

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