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Wrap Up for Tuesday, December 1, 2015

No Roll Call Votes   Legislative Business Began the Rule 14 process to place on the Legislative Calendar of Business H.R.427, Regulations from the Executive in Need of Scrutiny Act of 2015.   No Executive Business

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Wrap Up for Monday, November 30, 2015

Roll Call Votes Confirmation of Executive Calendar #268, the nomination of Gayle Smith, of Ohio, to be Administrator of the United States Agency for International Development; confirmed: 79-7.   Legislative Business Passed Calendar #139, S.1698: Payments in Eugenics Compensation.   Adopted S.Res.322, Rosa Parks 60th Anniversary.   Completed the Rule 14 process to place on…

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Wrap Up for Thursday, November 19, 2015

Roll Call Votes Confirmation of Executive Calendar #366, Peter William Bodde, to be Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the United States of America to Libya; confirmed: 95-0.   Legislative Business Passed by voice vote H.R.3996: Surface Transportation Extension Act of 2015 (December 4, 2015).   Passed Calendar #288, S.1550: Program Management Improvement w/ Ernst amdt.…

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Wrap Up for Wednesday, November 18, 2015

Roll Call Votes Motion to invoke cloture on the compound motion to go to conference on S.1177, ESEA; invoked: 91-6.   Legislative Business Adopted S.Res.315, expressing support for the goals of both National Adoption Day and National Adoption Month.   Agreed to H.Con.Res.93, authorizing the use of Emancipation Hall in the Capitol Visitor Center for…

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Wrap Up for Tuesday, November 17, 2015

Roll Call Votes Passage of S.J.Res.24, a joint resolution providing for congressional disapproval under chapter 8 of title 5, United States Code, of a rule submitted by the Environmental Protection Agency relating to “Carbon Pollution Emission Guidelines for Existing Stationary Sources: Electric Utility Generating Units”; passed: 52-46.   Passage of S.J.Res.23, a joint resolution providing…

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Wrap Up for Monday, November 16, 2015

Roll Call Votes Confirmation of Executive Calendar #141, LaShann Moutique DeArcy Hall, of New York, to be US District Judge for the Eastern District of New York; confirmed: 93-1.   Legislative Business Adopted S.Res.313, condemning the terrorist attacks in Paris and offering thoughts and prayers for the victims, condolences to their families, resolve to support…

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Wrap Up for Tuesday, November 10, 2015

Roll Call Votes Motion to concur in the House amendment to S.1356, NDAA; agreed to: 91-3. Passage of H.R.2029, as amended (Military Construction VA appropriations); passed: 93-0. Motion to invoke cloture on the compound motion to go to conference on H.R.22, surface transportation; agreed to: 82-7. Wicker motion to instruct the conferees (tractor trailers); agreed…

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Wrap Up for Monday, November 9, 2015

Roll Call Votes Confirmation of Scott Allen to be US Director of the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development; confirmed: 83-0.   Legislative Business Passed S.1004, to amend title 36, United States Code, to encourage the nationwide observance of two minutes of silence each Veterans Day.   No Executive Business

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Wrap Up for Thursday, November 5, 2015

Roll Call Votes Motion to invoke cloture on the motion to proceed to H.R.2685, DoD Approps; not agreed to: 51-44. Motion to proceed to H.R.2029, MilCon/VA Approps; agreed to: 93-0.   Legislative Business Adopted S.Res.303, National Nurse-Managed Health Clinic Week. Adopted S.Con.Res.24, Cheney Bust. Adopted S.Res.307, Native American Heritage Month. Adopted S.Res.308, National Day on…

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Wrap Up for Wednesday, November 4, 2015

Roll Call Votes Passage of S.J.Res.22 (CRA on WOTUS); passed: 53-44.   Legislative Business Adopted S.Res.305, commending and congratulating the Kansas City Royals on their 2015 World Series victory.   Adopted S.Res.306, National Aprenticeship Week.   Completed the Rule 14 process to place on the Legislative Calendar of Business S.2232, audit the Fed (Paul).  …

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