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Senate Floor Wrap Up for Wednesday, March 26, 2014

Roll Call Votes 1)     Motion to invoke cloture on Executive Calendar #581 Christopher Reid Cooper – to be United States District Judge for the District of Columbia; Invoked: 56-43 2)     Motion to invoke cloture on Executive Calendar #582 M. Douglas Harpool – to be United States District Judge for the Western District of Missouri; Invoked:…

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Senate Floor Wrap Up for Tuesday, March 25, 2014

No Roll Call Votes   Legislative items Passed H.R.3771, the Philippines Charitable Giving Assistance Act.   Passed H.R.4275, the Cooperative and Small Employer Charity Pension Flexibility Act.   Adopted S.Res.396, designating March 25, 2014, as “National Cerebral Palsy Awareness Day”.   Adopted S.Res.397, expressing the sense of the Senate that public servants should be commended…

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Senate Floor Wrap Up for Monday, March 24, 2014

Roll Call Votes 1)     Motion to invoke cloture on the motion to proceed to S.2124, a bill to support sovereignty and democracy in Ukraine; Invoked: 78-17   Legislative items Began the Rule 14 process of S.2149, the Emergency Unemployment Compensation Extension Act (Reed) in order to place the bills on the Legislative Calendar.   Completed…

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Senate Floor Wrap Up for Thursday, March 13, 2014

Roll Call Votes 1)     Coburn amendment #2830, as modified (no credits for millionaires) to S.1086, the Child Care and Development Block Grant Reauthorization Act; Agreed to: 100-0 2)      Confirmation of Executive Calendar #686, the nomination of Caroline Diane Krass, of the District of Columbia, to be General Counsel of the Central Intelligence Agency; Confirmed: 95-4…

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Senate Floor Wrap Up for Wednesday, March 12, 2014

Roll Call Votes 1)     Confirmation of Executive Calendar #563, Carolyn B. McHugh, of Utah, to be United States Circuit Judge for the Tenth Circuit; Confirmed: 98-0 2)     Confirmation of Executive Calendar #577, Matthew Frederick Leitman, of Michigan, to be United States District Judge for the Eastern District of Michigan; Confirmed: 98-0 3)     Confirmation of Executive…

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Senate Floor Wrap Up for Tuesday, March 12, 2014

Senate Floor Wrap Up for Tuesday, March 11, 2014 Roll Call Votes Motion to invoke cloture on Executive Calendar #577, Matthew Frederick Leitman, of Michigan, to be United States District Judge for the Eastern District of Michigan; Invoked: 55-43 Motion to invoke cloture on Executive Calendar #578, Judith Ellen Levy, of Michigan, to be United…

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Senate Floor Wrap Up for Monday, March 10, 2014 through Tuesday, March 11th at 8:50am

Roll Call Votes 1)      Motion to invoke cloture on Executive Calendar #563, Carolyn B. McHugh, of Utah, to be United States Circuit Judge for the Tenth Circuit; Invoked: 62-34 2)      Passage of S.1917, Victims Protection Act of 2014; Passed: 97-0   Additional Legislative items Completed the Rule 14 process of the following items in order…

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Senate Floor Wrap Up for Thursday, March 6, 2014

Roll Call Votes 1)     Confirmation of Executive Calendar #636, Rose Eilene Gottemoeller, of Virginia, to be Under Secretary of State for Arms Control and International Security; Confirmed: 58-42 2)     Motion to invoke cloture on S.1752, the Military Justice Improvement Act of 2013 (Gillibrand); Not Invoked: 55-45 3)     Motion to invoke cloture on S.S.1917, the Victims…

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Senate Floor Wrap Up for Wednesday, March 5, 2014

Roll Call Votes 1)     Motion to invoke cloture on Executive Calendar #659, Debo Adegbile, of New York, to be an Assistant Attorney General; Not Invoked: 47-52 2)     Motion to invoke cloture on Executive Calendar #568, Pedro A. Delgado Hernandez to be U.S. District Judge for the District of Puerto Rico; Invoked: 57-41 3)     Confirmation of…

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Senate Floor Wrap Up for Tuesday, March 4, 2014

No Roll Call Votes   Legislative Items Began the Rule 14 process of S.2077, the Emergency Unemployment Compensation Extension Act of 2014 (Reed) in order to place the bill on the Legislative Calendar.   No Executive Items

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