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Wrap Up for Wednesday, February 4, 2015

Roll Call Votes Motion to invoke cloture on the motion to proceed to H.R.240, a bill making appropriations for the Department of Homeland Security for FY2015, upon reconsideration; not invoked: 53-47. Legislative Business Adopted S.Res.63, Congratulating the New England Patriots on their victory in Super Bowl XLIX. Agreed to H.Con.Res.12, Permitting the use of the…

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Wrap Up for Tuesday, February 3, 2015

Roll Call Votes Passage of H.R.203, Clay Hunt Suicide Prevention for American Veterans Act; passed: 99-0. Motion to invoke cloture on the motion to proceed to H.R.240, a bill making appropriations for the Department of Homeland Security for FY2015; not invoked: 51-48. Legislative Business Adopted S.Res.64, National School Counseling Week Completed the Rule 14 process…

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Wrap Up for Monday, February 2, 2015

Roll Call Votes Legislative Business Adopted S.Res.62, designates the week beginning on February 8, 2015, as “National Tribal Colleges and Universities Week” Began the Rule 14 process to place on the Legislative Calendar of Business S.338, Reauthorize Land and Water Conservation Fund (Burr) Began the Rule 14 process to place on the Legislative Calendar of…

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Wrap Up for Friday, January 30, 2015

Roll Call Votes Legislative Business Adopted S.Res.35, 70th anniversary of the liberation of the Auschwitz extermination camp in Nazi-occupied Poland Adopted S.Res.59, National Stalking Awareness Month Adopted S.Res.60, National Slavery and Trafficking Prevention Month Executive Business

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Wrap Up for Thursday, January 29, 2015

Roll Call Votes Barrasso amendment #245 (tribal treaties); agreed to by voice vote. Daines amendment #246 (SoS Land and Water Conservation Fund); not agreed to: 47-51. Burr amendment #92, as modified (Land and Water Conservation Fund); not agreed to: 59-39. Udall amendment #77 (renewable electricity standards); not agreed to: 45-53. Cloture on S.1, Keystone; invoked:…

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Wrap Up for Wednesday, January 28, 2015

Roll Call Votes Cardin amendment #75 (local water supplier); not agreed to: 37-61. Peters amendment #70 (pipeline safety); not agreed to: 40-58. Sanders amendment #23 (solar panels); not agreed to: 40-58. Cruz amendment #15 (expedited export of natural gas to WTO); not agreed to: 53-45. Moran amendment #73 (prairie chicken); not agreed to: 54-44. Whitehouse…

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Wrap Up for Tuesday, January 27, 2015

Roll Call Votes Legislative Business Began the Rule 14 process to place on the Legislative Calendar of Business S.272, Department of Homeland Security Appropriations FY2015 Executive Business

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Wrap Up for Monday, January 26, 2015

Roll Call Votes Motion to invoke cloture on Murkowski amendment #2; Not agreed to: 53-39. Motion to invoke cloture on S.1, a bill to approve the Keystone XL Pipeline; Not agreed to: 53-39. Legislative Business Adopted S.Res.41, congratulating the North Dakota State University football team for winning the 2014 National Collegiate Athletic Association Division I…

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Wrap Up for Thursday, January 22, 2015

Roll Call Votes Boxer amendment #113; not agreed to: 55-44 Fischer amendment #18, as modified; not agreed to: 54-45 Murkowski motion to table Manchin amendment #99; tabled: 53-46 Murkowski motion to table Sanders amendment #24; tabled: 56-42 Lee amendment #71; not agreed to: 51-47 Murkowski amendment #123; agreed to: 75-23 Wyden amendment #27; not agreed…

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Wrap Up for Wednesday, January 21, 2015

Roll Call Votes Lee amendment #33 (ESA); Not agreed to: 54-45. Durbin amendment #69 (petroleum-coke); Not agreed to: 41-58. Toomey amendment #41 (standards for coal refuse power plants); Not agreed to: 54-45. Whitehouse amendment #29 (climate change); Agreed to: 98-1. Hoeven amendment #87, as modified (climate change); Not agreed to: 59-40. Schatz amendment #58 (climate…

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