Senate Democrats

Roll Call Vote on Adoption of H.J.Res.38

2:37pm The Senate began a 15 minute roll call vote on adoption of H.J.Res.38, approving the rule submitted by the Department of the Interior known as the Stream Protection Rule.

Agreed to: 54-45

 

Following disposition of the joint resolution, we expect Senator McConnell to file cloture on Cabinet nominations that could require votes to proceed to Executive and Legislative Session for each nomination.

 

Next – Procedural votes expected:

  1. Motion to table the motion to reconsider
  2. Motion to proceed to Executive Session to consider Jeff Sessions to be Attorney General
  3. Motion to proceed to Legislative Session
  4. Motion to proceed to Executive Session to consider Thomas Price to be Secretary of Health and Human Services
  5. Motion to proceed to Legislative Session
  6. Motion to proceed to Executive Session to consider Steven Mnuchin to be Secretary of the Treasury
  7. Motion to proceed to Legislative Session
  8. Motion to proceed to H.J.Res.41, SEC Resource Extraction Resolution of Disapproval