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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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Senate Floor Wrap Up for Tuesday, June 24, 2014

Roll Call Votes 1)     Confirmation of Paul G. Byron, of Florida, to be United States District Judge for the Middle District of Florida; Confirmed: 94-0 2)     Confirmation of Executive Calendar #780, Carlos Eduardo Mendoza, of Florida, to be United States District Judge for the Middle District of Florida; Confirmed: 94-0 3)     Confirmation of Executive Calendar…

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Senate Floor Wrap Up for Monday, June 23, 2014

Roll Call Votes 1)      Motion to invoke cloture on Executive Calendar #779, Paul G. Byron, of Florida, to be United States District Judge for the Middle District of Florida; Invoked: 53-30 2)      Motion to invoke cloture on Executive Calendar #780, Carlos Eduardo Mendoza, of Florida, to be United States District Judge for the Middle District…

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