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Wrap Up for Wednesday, February 10, 2016

Roll Call Votes Passage of H.R.757, North Korea Sanctions, as amended; passed: 96-0.   No Legislative Business   No Executive Business

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Wrap Up for Tuesday, February 9, 2016

Roll Call Votes Confirmation of Executive Calendar #464, Scot Alan Marciel, of California, to be Ambassador of the United States of America to the Union of Burma; confirmed: 90-0.   Legislative Business Passed Calendar #313, S.2109 – Directing Dollars to Disaster Relief Act of 2015, with Johnson substitute.   Passed Calendar #356, H.R.1428 – to…

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Wrap Up for Monday, February 8, 2016

Roll Call Votes Confirmation of Executive Calendar #360, Rebecca Ebinger, to be US District Judge for the Southern District of Iowa; confirmed: 83-0.   Legislative Business Adopted S.Res.366, recognizing the cultural and historical significance of Lunar New Year.   No Executive Business

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Wrap Up for Thursday, February 4, 2016

Roll Call Votes Motion to invoke cloture on Murkowski amendment #2953 (substitute), as amended, to S.2012; not invoked: 46-50-1. Motion to invoke cloture on S.2012, Energy Policy Modernization Act; not invoked: 43-54.   Legislative Business Agreed to H.Con.Res.109, use of Emancipation Hall.   Adopted S.Res.363, University of Mount Union Purple Raiders.   Adopted S.Res.364, relative…

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Wrap Up for Wednesday, February, 3, 2016

No Roll Call Votes   Legislative Business Passed H.R.3033, Research Excellence and Advancements for Dyslexia Act, with Lee/Murray amendment.   Passed H.R.907, U.S.-Jordan Defense Cooperation Act, with Rubio amendment.   Adopted S.Res.357, recognizing the goals of Catholic School Week and honoring the valuable contributions of Catholic schools in the United States.   Adopted S.Res.358, designating…

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Wrap Up for Tuesday, February 2, 2016

Roll Call Votes Lee amendment #3023 (national monuments); not agreed to: 47-48. Franken amendment #3115 (energy efficiency); not agreed to: 43-52. Barrasso #3030 (natural gas gathering lines); not agreed to: 52-43. Sullivan #2996 (repeals rules); not agreed to: 49-46. Schatz #3176 (phase out tax preference-fossil fuels); not agreed to: 45-50. Whitehouse #3125 (campaign financial disclosure);…

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Wrap Up for Monday, February 1, 2016

No Roll Call Votes   Legislative Business Adopted S.Res.347, honoring the memory and legacy of Anita Ashok Datar and condemning the terrorist attack in Bamako, Mali, on November 20, 2015.   The following amendments were agreed to by voice vote: Gardner #2970 (energy management requirements) Reed #2989 (electric grid energy funds) Inhofe #2991 (Brownfields grants)…

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Wrap Up for Thursday, January 28, 2016

Roll Call Votes Crapo amendment #3021(nuclear energy technologies); agreed to: 86-5. Markey amendment #2982 (energy production/crude report); agreed to: 62-29. Schatz amendment #2965 (advanced research projects); agreed to: 55-37.   Legislative Business The following amendments were agreed to by voice vote: Barrasso amendment #3017, as modified; Shaheen amendment #2968, as modified; Barrasso SA #3029 (Indian…

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Wrap Up for Wednesday, January 27, 2016

Roll Call Votes Confirmation of Executive Calendar #306, John Michael Vazquez, of New Jersey, to be United States District Judge for the District of New Jersey; confirmed: 84-2.   No Legislative Business   No Executive Business

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Wrap Up for Tuesday, January 26, 2016

Wrap Up for Tuesday, January 26, 2016 No Roll Call Votes  Legislative Business Completed the Rule 14 process to place on the Calendar of Business S.2464, A bill to implement equal protection under the 14th Amendment to the Constitution of the United States for the right to life of each born and preborn human person.…

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