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Senate Floor Wrap Up for Monday, March 3, 2014

No Roll Call Votes   Legislative items Completed the Rule 14 process of the following items in order to place the bills on the Legislative Calendar: -        S.2066, Prohibit Intentional Discrimination by IRS Employee (Cruz) -        S.2067, Prohibit Treasury from assigning tax status to organizations based on political beliefs and activities (Cruz) -        S.2062, the…

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Senate Floor Wrap Up for Thursday, February 27, 2014

Roll Call Votes 1)     Graham motion to table the Reid motion to commit S.1982, the Comprehensive Veterans Health and Benefits and Military Retirement Pay Restoration Act of 2014; Not Agreed to: 44-52 2)     Sanders motion to waive all applicable Budget points of order with respect to S.1982; Not Waived: 56-41 3)     Confirmation of Executive Calendar…

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Senate Floor Wrap Up for Wednesday, February 26, 2014

No Roll Call Votes   Legislative items Adopted S.Res.363, Celebrating Black History Month.   No Executive items

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Senate Floor Wrap Up for Tuesday, February 25, 2014

Roll Call Votes 1)     Confirmation of Executive Calendar #570, James Maxwell Moody, Jr., of Arkansas, to be United States District Judge for the Easter District of Arkansas; Confirmed: 95-4 2)     Motion to invoke cloture on Executive Calendar #566, James Donato, of California, to be United States District Judge for the Northern District of California; Invoked:…

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Senate Floor Wrap Up for Monday, February 24, 2014

Roll Call Votes 1)      Motion to invoke cloture on Executive Calendar #564, Jeffrey Alker Meyer to be United States District Judge for the District of Connecticut; Invoked: 55-37-1 present 2)      Confirmation of the Meyer nomination; Confirmed: 91-2 3)      Motion to invoke cloture on Executive Calendar #570 James Maxwell Moody, Jr. to be United States District…

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Senate Floor Wrap Up for Wednesday, February 12, 2014

Roll Call Votes 1)     Confirmation of Executive Calendar #525, Tina S. Kaidanow, of the District of Columbia, a Career Member of the Senior Executive Service, Class of Minister-Counselor, to be Coordinator for Counterterrorism, with the rank and status of Ambassador at Large; Confirmed: 98-0 2)     Confirmation of Executive Calendar #595, Daniel Bennett Smith, of Virginia,…

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Senate Floor Wrap Up for Tuesday, February 11, 2014

Roll Call Votes 1)      Confirmation of Executive Calendar #516, the nomination of Richard Stengel, of New York, to be Under Secretary of State for Public Diplomacy; Confirmed: 90-8 2)      Confirmation of Executive Calendar #517 Sarah Sewall, of Massachusetts, to be an Under Secretary of State (Civilian Security, Democracy, and Human Rights); Confirmed: 97-1 3)      Confirmation…

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Wrap Up for Monday, February 10, 2014

Roll Call Votes 1)     motion to invoke cloture on the motion to proceed to S.1963, the Military Retirement Pay Restoration bill; Invoked: 94-0   Legislative Items Passed S.1954, A bill to provide for the extension of the enforcement instruction on supervision requirements for outpatient therapeutic services in critical access and small rural hospitals through 2014 Adopted…

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Senate Floor Wrap Up for Thursday, February 6, 2014

Roll Call Votes 1)     Motion to invoke cloture on the Reed amendment #2714 (3 month extension of unemployment insurance benefits paid for with pension smoothing/no UI for millionaires) to S.1845, Emergency Unemployment Compensation Extension Act. Not Invoked by 58-40 2)     Motion to invoke cloture on S.1845, Emergency Unemployment Compensation Extension Act; Not Invoked: 55-43 3)    …

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Senate Floor Wrap Up for Tuesday, February 4, 2014

Wrap Up for Wednesday, February 4, 2014 Roll Call Votes 1)     Adoption of the Conference Report to accompany H.R.2642, the Federal Agriculture Reform and Risk Management Act of 2013; Adopted: 68-32 2)     Reid motion to table the Reed amendment #2631 to S.1826, the Emergency Unemployment Compensation Extension Act; Tabled: 98-0   Legislative Items Adopted S.Res.344,…

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