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Senate Floor Wrap Up for Monday, February 3, 2014

Roll Call Votes 1)     Motion to invoke cloture on the conference report to accompany H.R.2642, the Federal Agriculture Reform and Risk Management Act of 2013; Invoked: 72-22   Legislative Items Passed S.376, the Drought Information Act of 2013 with a committee-reported substitute amendment and a Pryor amendment.   Discharged the Judiciary committee and adopted S.Res.340,…

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Senate Floor Wrap Up for Thursday, January 30, 2014

Roll Call Votes 1)     Toomey amendment #2707, as modified (substitute) to S.1926, the Homeowner Flood Insurance Affordability Act; Not Agreed To: 34-65 2)     Coburn amendment #2697 (NARAB alternative); Not Agreed To: 24-75 3)     Heller amendment #2700 (state authority—private flood insurance); Not Agreed to: 49-50 4)     Passage of S.1926, Homeowner Flood Insurance Affordability Act of 2014,…

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Senate Floor Wrap Up for Wednesday, January 29, 2014

Roll Call Vote 1)     Menendez motion to waive the Budget Act with respect to S.1926, the Homeowner Flood Insurance Affordability Act; Waived: 64-35   Legislative Items Passed S.1417, a bill to amend the Public Health Service Act to reauthorize programs under part A of title XI of such Act with a committee-reported substitute amendment.  …

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Senate Floor Wrap Up for Tuesday, January 28, 2014

No Roll Call Votes   Legislative Items Passed S.1302, the Cooperative and Small Employer Charity Pension Flexibility Act with a Committee-reported substitute amendment and a Harkin-Roberts substitute amendment.  Additionally, if the Senate receives a bill from the House that is identical to the text of S.1302, the House bill be read three times and passed.…

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Wrap Up for Monday, January 27, 2014

Wrap Up for Monday, January 27, 2014 Roll Call Votes 1)     Motion to invoke cloture on the motion to proceed to S.1926, Flood Insurance.   Additional Legislative items Passed S.1901, a bill to authorize the President to extend the term of the nuclear energy agreement with the Republic of Korea until March 19, 2016.  …

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Senate Floor Wrap Up for Thursday, January 16, 2014

Roll Call Votes 1)     Motion to invoke cloture on the motion to concur in the House message to accompany H.R.3547, the Consolidated Appropriations Act, 2014; Invoked: 72-26 2)     Motion to concur in the House message to accompany H.R.3547, the Consolidated Appropriations Act, 2014; Agreed to: 72-26   Legislative items Adopted S.Res.335, designating January 2014 as…

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Senate Floor Wrap Up for Wednesday, January 15, 2014

Roll Call Votes 1)      Passage of H.J.Res.106, making further continuing appropriations for fiscal year 2014, and for other purposes (3-day continuing resolution); Passed: 86-14   Legislative items Began the Rule 14 process of S.1931, the Responsible Unemployment Compensation Extension Act. (Heller)   Completed the Rule 14 process of: -          S.1917, Victims Protection Act of 2014.…

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Wrap Up for Tuesday, January 14, 2014

  Roll Call Votes: McConnell motion to table the Reid motion to commit with instructions; Tabled: 45-55 Motion to invoke cloture on the Reed amendment #2631; Not Invoked: 52-48 Motion to invoke cloture on S.1845, the Emergency Unemployment Compensation Extension Act; Not Invoked: 55-45   Legislative Business: Passed H.R.3527: to amend the Public Health Service Act to…

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Senate Floor Wrap Up for Monday, January 13, 2014

Roll Call Vote 1)     Confirmation of Executive Calendar #381, the nomination of Robert Leon Wilkins, of the District of Columbia, to be United States Circuit Judge for the District of Columbia; Confirmed: 55-43   Legislative items Adopted S.Res.331, congratulating the Florida State University football team for winning the 2014 Bowl Championship Series national championship. Adopted…

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Senate Floor Wrap Up for Thursday, January 9, 2014

Roll Call Votes 1)     Ayotte motion to table the Reid motion to commit S.1845, the Emergency Unemployment Compensation Extension Act; Not Tabled: 42-54 2)     Reid motion to proceed to the motion to reconsider the cloture vote by which cloture was not invoked on Executive Calendar #381, the nomination of Robert Leon Wilkins, of the District…

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