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Wrap Up for Thursday, April 16, 2015

Roll Call Votes Confirmation of Executive Calendar #1, Russell Deyo, of New Jersey, to be Under Secretary for Management, DHS; confirmed: 95-2. Legislative Business Adopted S.Res.137, 70th anniversary of Roosevelt University. Adopted S.Res.138, Providence College Men’s Ice Hockey Team. Adopted S.Res.139, 20th anniversary of the attack on the Alfred P. Murrah Federal Building. Began the…

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Wrap Up for Wednesday, April 15, 2015

Roll Call Votes Enzi motion to disagree in the House amendment, agree to the request by the House for a conference on S.Con.Res.11, and authorize the Presiding Officer to appoint conferees; agreed to: 54-43 Brown MTI (too big to fail); agreed to: 86-11 Sanders MTI (postal service); agreed to: 85-11 Burr MTI (student loans); agreed…

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Wrap Up for Tuesday, April 14, 2015

Roll Call Votes Cornyn amendment #1114 (repeal individual mandate); not agreed to: 54-45. Motion to waive re: Bennet amendment #1115 (extend CHIP); not waived: 50-50. Lee amendment #1116 (motion to strike); not agreed to: 42-58. Motion to waive re: Murray amendment #1117 (women’s health); not waived: 43-57. Cotton amendment #1118 (fee schedule); not agreed to:…

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Wrap Up for Monday, April 13, 2015

Roll Call Votes Executive Calendar #23, Alfred H. Bennett, of Texas, to be United States District Judge for the Southern District of Texas; confirmed: 95-0. Legislative Business S.Res.131, designating April 5, 2015, as “Gold Star Wives Day”. S.Res.133, supporting the goals and ideals of National Public Health Week. Executive Business

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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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