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Wrap Up for Thursday, March 26, 2015

Roll Call Votes Sanders amendment #881 (Minimum Wage); not agreed to: 48-52. Stabenow amendment #523 (Bring Jobs Home); not agreed to 46-54. Wyden amendment #1012 (Medicaid); not agreed to; 47-53. Sanders motion to waive point of order with respect to Rubio amendment #423, as modified (Increase Defense); not agreed to: 32-68. Sanders motion to waive…

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Wrap Up for Wednesday, March 25, 2015

Roll Call Votes Warren amendment #652 (student loan refinance); not agreed to: 46-53. Stabenow amendment #755(WOTUS, side by side to Barrasso #347; agreed to: 99-0. Barrasso amendment #347 (Waters Of The United States); agreed to: 59-40. Sanders amendment #777 (Climate Change); not agreed to: 49-50. Stabenow motion to waive budget act re:Bennet-Stabenow #601 (Medicare); not…

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Wrap Up for Tuesday, March 24, 2015

Roll Call Votes Sanders amendment #323 (infrastructure); not agreed to: 45-52. Sanders amendment #386 [side by side to Portman] (protect Medicaid beneficiaries from benefit cuts); agreed to: 94-3. Portman-Bennet amendment #349 (medically complex children in Medicaid); agreed to: 96-0. Sanders amendment #474 [side by side to Ayotte #400] (veterans choice); agreed to by voice vote.…

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Wrap Up for Monday, March 23, 2015

Roll Call Votes Confirmation of Executive Calendar #19, William P. Doyle, of Pennsylvania, to be Federal Maritime Commissioner; Confirmed: 89-0. Legislative Business Executive Business

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Wrap Up for Thursday, March 19, 2015

Roll Call Votes Motion to invoke cloture on the committee-reported substitute amendment to S.178; not invoked: 56-42. Motion to invoke cloture on S.178; not invoked: 56-42. Legislative Business Adopted S.Res.106, designating March 22, 2015, as “National Rehabilitation Counselors Appreciation Day”. Executive Business

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Wrap Up for Wednesday, March 18, 2015

Roll Call Votes Motion to invoke cloture on the committee-reported substitute amendment to S.178, upon reconsideration; not agreed to: 57-41. Legislative Business Began the rule 14 process to place on the Legislative Calendar of Business H.R.1191, Protecting Volunteer Firefighters and Emergency Responders Act Executive Business

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Wrap Up for Tuesday, March 17, 2015

Roll Call Votes Motion to invoke cloture on the committee-reported substitute amendment to S.178; not invoked: 55-43. Motion to invoke cloture on S.178; not invoked: 55-43. Legislative Business Executive Business

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Wrap Up for Monday, March 16, 2015

Roll Call Votes Confirmation of Executive Calendar #17 Carlos Monje, of Louisiana, to be an Assistant Secretary of Transportation; Confirmed: 94-0. Legislative Business Executive Business Confirmed the following nomination by voice vote: Executive Calendar #18, Manson K. Brown, of the District of Columbia, to be an Assistant Secretary of Commerce.  

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Wrap Up for Thursday, March 12, 2015

Roll Call Votes Confirmation of Executive Calendar #20, Christopher A. Hart, of Colorado, to be Chairman of the National Transportation Safety Board for a term of two years; Confirmed: 97-0. Legislative Business Adopted S.Res.85, honoring the life and legacy of Georgia Jones-Ayers. Agreed to S.Con.Res.7, authorizing the use of Emancipation Hall in the Capitol Visitor…

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Wrap Up for Wednesday, March 12, 2015

Roll Call Votes Legislative Business Executive Business

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