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Wrap Up for Wednesday, July 22, 2015

Roll Call Votes Motion to invoke cloture on the motion to proceed to H.R.22, the legislative vehicle for the Highway bill, upon reconsideration; invoked: 62-36.   Legislative Business Passed Calendar #151, S.1599, Criminal Antitrust Anti-Retaliation Act of 2015, with a committee-reported substitute.   Executive Business

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Wrap Up for Tuesday, July 21, 2015

Roll Call Votes Motion to invoke cloture on the motion to proceed to H.R.22, the legislative vehicle for the Highway bill; not agreed to: 41-56.   Legislative Business Completed the Rule 14 process to place on the Legislative Calendar of Business H.R.3038, Highway bill.   Adopted S.Res.227, condemning the attacks of July 16, 2015, in…

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Wrap-up for Thursday, July 16, 2015

Roll Call Votes: Cruz SA #2180 (state-determined assessment); not agreed to: 40-58 Sanders SA #2177 (youth jobs) (60-vote threshold); not agreed to: 43-55 Coons SA #2243 (American Dream accounts) (60-vote threshold);  agreed to: 68-30 Burr SA #2247, as modified (formula); agreed to: 59-39 Brown SA #2100 (full-service community schools grant); agreed to 53-44 Casey SA…

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Wrap-up for Wednesday, July 15, 2015

Roll Call Votes: Motion to invoke cloture on Alexander-Murray SA #2089 (substitute); agreed to: 86-12 Markey SA #2176 (climate) (60-vote threshold); not agreed to: 44-53 Heitkamp SA #2171 (mental health) (60-vote threshold); not agreed to: 58-39 Kirk SA #2161 (resource equity) (60-vote threshold); not agreed to: 46-50 Murphy SA #2241 (accountability) (60-vote threshold); not agreed…

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Wrap-up for Tuesday, July 14, 2015

  Roll Call Votes: Scott SA #2132  (Title I portability) (60-vote threshold); not agreed to: 45-51 Booker SA #2169 (foster care); agreed to: 56-40 Isakson SA #2194 (parental rights); agreed to: 97-0 Lee SA #2162 (opt-out of assessments); not agreed to: 32-64 Franken SA #2093 (student non-discrimination) (60-vote threshold);  not agreed to: 52-45   Legislative…

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Wrap-up for Monday, July 13, 2015

Wrap-up for Monday, July 13, 2015 Roll Call Votes: Hatch SA #2080 (student privacy policy); Agreed to 89-0   Legislative Business: Kaine SA #2118 (post-secondary remediation) was agreed to by voice vote   No Executive Business

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Wrap-up for Thursday, July 9, 2015

Roll Call Votes: Daines SA #2110 (Academic Partnerships Lead Us to Success Act); not agreed to: 44-54 Brown SA #2099 (site source resource coordinator); agreed to: 98-0 Toomey SA #2094 as modified (background checks); agreed to: 98-0 Motion to Invoke Cloture on the McConnell Compound Motion to go to Conference on H.R.1735, NDAA; agreed to:…

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Wrap Up for Wednesday, July 8, 2015

Legislative Business: Adopted S.Res.200,  A resolution wishing His Holiness, the 14th Dalai Lama, a happy 80th birthday Adopted S.Res.218, congratulating the United States Women’s National Team for winning the 2015 FIFA World Cup. Passed Cal. 128- H.R.728- To designate the facility of the Unites States Postal Service located at 7050 Highway BB in Cedar Hill,…

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Wrap Up for Tuesday, July 7, 2015

Legislative Business: Passed by unanimous consent S.286, Department of the Interior Tribal Self-Governance Act of 2015.   Executive Business: Confirmed Executive Calendar #81, the nomination of Kara Farnandez Stoll, of Virginia, to be United States Circuit Judge for the Federal Circuit; 95-0

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Wrap Up for Thursday, June 25, 2015

No Roll Call Votes Legislative Business Passed H.R.893, to require the Secretary of the Treasury to mint coins in commemoration of the centennial of Boys Town, and for other purposes. Passed Calendar #78, S.230, a bill to provide for the conveyance of certain property to the Yukon Kuskokwim Health Corporation located in Bethel Alaska, with…

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