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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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Wrap Up for Thursday, July 31, 2014

Roll Call Votes Sessions motion to table Reid amendment #3751 (date change); Not Agreed To: 43-52 Mikulski motion to waive budget points of order with respect to S.2648, Emergency Supplemental Appropriations; Not Waived: 50-44 Sanders motion to waive budget points of order with respect to the Conference Report to accompany H.R.3230, Veterans Access, Choice, and…

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Wrap Up for Wednesday, July 30, 2014

Roll Call Votes The motion to invoke cloture on S.2569, Bring Jobs Home Act; Not Invoked: 54-42 The motion to invoke cloture on the motion to proceed to S.2648, Emergency Supplemental Appropriations; Invoked: 63-33 Legislative Business Began the Rule 14 process to place on the Legislative Calendar of Business S.2709, Export-Import Bank Reauthorization Act (Manchin)…

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Wrap Up for Tuesday, July 29, 2014

Roll Call Votes Confirmation of Executive Calendar #952, Robert Alan McDonald, of Ohio, to be Secretary of Veterans Affairs; Confirmed: 97-0. Wyden-Hatch amendment #3582; Agreed to: 71-26 Carper-Corker-Boxer amendment #3583; Agreed to: 66-31 Lee amendment #3584; Not agreed to: 28-69 Toomey amendment #3585; Not agreed to: 47-50 Passage of H.R.5021, Highway and Transportation Funding Act,…

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Wrap Up for Monday, July 28, 2014

Roll Call Votes 1. Confirmation of Executive Calendar #929, Pamela Harris, of Maryland, to be United States District Judge for the Fourth District; Confirmed: 50-43. Legislative Business Adopted S.Res.525: Designating July 30, 2014, as “National Whistleblower Appreciation Day” Began the Rule 14 process to place on the Legislative Calendar of Business S.2673, U.S.-Israel Strategic Partnership…

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Wrap Up for Thursday, July 24, 2014

Roll Call Votes Motion to invoke cloture on Executive Calendar #929, Pamela Harris, of Maryland, to be United States District Judge for the Fourth District; Invoked 54-41. Legislative Business Adopted S.Res.462: Recognizing the Khmer and Lao/Hmong Freedom Fighters of Cambodia and Laos for continued support and defense of the United States, with a Rubio amendment.…

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Wrap Up for Wednesday, July 23, 2014

Roll Call Votes Motion to invoke cloture on the motion to proceed to S.2569, Bring Jobs Home Act; Agreed to: 93-7   Legislative Business Passed S.J.Res.40, providing for the appointment of Michael Lynton as a citizen regent of the Board of Regents of the Smithsonian Institute. Adopted by voice vote S.Res.500, expressing the sense of the…

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Wrap Up for Tuesday, July 22, 2014

Roll Call Votes 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 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 Cloture on Executive Calendar #854, John W.…

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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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Wrap Up for Thursday, July 17, 2014

Roll Call Votes Crapo motion to waive all Budget points of order re: Coburn amendment #3549 Flake #3551; Not Waived: 48-49 Flake amendment  #3551 Agreed To: 97-0 Passage of S.2244, the Terrorism Risk Insurance Program Reauthorization Act of 2014; Passed: 93-4 Cloture on Executive Calendar #849 Julie E. Carnes, of Georgia, to be United States Circuit Judge…

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