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Wrap Up for Thursday, July 17, 2014

Roll Call Votes Crapo motion to waive all Budget points of order re: Coburn amendment #3549 Flake #3551; Not Waived: 48-49 Flake amendment  #3551 Agreed To: 97-0 Passage of S.2244, the Terrorism Risk Insurance Program Reauthorization Act of 2014; Passed: 93-4 Cloture on Executive Calendar #849 Julie E. Carnes, of Georgia, to be United States Circuit Judge…

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Wrap Up for Wednesday, July 16, 2014

Roll Call Votes Motion to invoke cloture on Executive Calendar #850, the nomination of Ronnie L. White, of Missouri, to be United States District Judge for the Eastern District of Missouri; Invoked: 54-43 Confirmation of Executive Calendar #850, the nomination of Ronnie L. White, of Missouri, to be United States District Judge for the Eastern…

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Wrap Up for Tuesday, July 15, 2014

Roll Call Votes Cloture on Executive Calendar #839, Norman C. Bay, of New Mexico, to be a Member of the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission; Invoked: 51-45 Cloture on Executive Calendar #842, Cheryl A. LaFleur, of Massachusetts, to be a Member of the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission; Invoked: 85-10 Confirmation of Executive Calendar #839, Norman C.…

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Wrap Up for Monday, July 14, 2014

No Roll Call Votes   Legislative items Senator Reid filed cloture on the motion to proceed to S.2578, Protect Women’s Health From Corporate Interference Act of 2014 The Senate began the Rule 14 process to place the following bills on the Calendar: H.R.4718, To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to modify and make…

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Wrap Up for Thursday, July 10, 2014

Roll Call Votes Cloture on S.2363, the Bipartisan Sportsman’s Act; Not Invoked: 41-56 Confirmation of Executive Calendar #903 Shaun L. S. Donovan, of New York, to be Director of the Office of Management and Budget; Confirmed: 75-22   Legislative items   Passed Calendar #380, S.Res.412, Lawful Uses of Asia-Pacific Maritime Domains, with the Committee-reported amendments,…

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Wrap Up for Wednesday, July 9, 2014

Roll Call Votes Confirmation of Executive Calendar #906, Julian, Castro, of Texas, to be Secretary of Housing and Urban Development; Confirmed: 71-26   Legislative items S.Res.497, Honoring the life and career of Charles “Chuck” Noll” S.Res.417, a resolution designating October 30, 2014, as a national day of remembrance for nuclear weapons program workers.   Discharged Veterans…

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Wrap Up for Tuesday, July 8, 2014

No Roll Call Votes Legislative items Cal. # 440, S.Res.447, a resolution recognizing the threats to freedom of the press and expression around the world and reaffirming freedom of the press as a priority in the efforts of the United States Government to promote democracy and good governance, with committee-reported amendments to the resolution and…

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Wrap Up for Monday, July 7, 2014

Roll Call Votes Confirmation of Executive Calendar #738, the nomination of Cheryl Ann Krause, of New Jersey, to be United States Circuit Judge for the Third Circuit; Confirmed: 93-0 Motion to invoke cloture on the motion to proceed to S.2363, the Sportsmen’s Act of 2014; Invoked: 82-12   Legislative items Adopted S.Res.470, A resolution amending…

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Senate Floor Wrap Up for Thursday, June 26, 2014

Roll Call Votes 1)     Motion to invoke cloture on Executive Calendar #738, Cheryl Ann Krause, of New Jersey, to be United States Circuit Judge for the Third Circuit; Invoked: 57-39 2)     Confirmation of Executive Calendar #897 Stuart E. Jones, of Virginia, to be Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the United States of America to the…

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Senate Floor Wrap Up for Wednesday, June 25, 2014

Roll Call Votes 1)     Lee amendment #3380 to H.R.803 (evaluation report requirement); Not Agreed to: 33-63 2)     Flake amendment #3379 to H.R.803 (making the appointment and certification of a new local board permissible instead of required); Not Agreed to: 40-58 3)      Passage of H.R.803, Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA), as amended; Passed: 95-3  …

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