Senate Democrats

Wrap Up for Wednesday, August 2, 2017

Roll Call Votes

  1. Motion to invoke cloture on Executive Calendar #175, Marvin Kaplan, of Kansas, to be a Member of the National Labor Relations Board; invoked: 50-48.
  2. Confirmation of Marvin Kaplan (NLRB); confirmed: 50-48.

 

Legislative Business

Adopted S.Res.199, designating June 2017 as “Great Outdoors Month”.

 

Adopted S.Res.225, designating July 22, 2017, as “National Day of the American Cowboy”.

 

Adopted S.Res.227, recognizing “National Youth Sports Week” and the efforts by parents, volunteers, and national organizations in their efforts to promote healthy living and youth development.

 

Adopted S.Res.238, recognizing the 10th anniversary and honoring the victims of the collapse of the Interstate 35W Mississippi River bridge.

 

Passed H.R.3218, Harry W. Colmery Veterans Education Assistance Act of 2017.

 

Passed S.1282, to re designate certain clinics of the Department of Veterans Affairs located in Montana, with a Daines-Tester substitute.

 

Passed Calendar #168, S.829 – AFG and SAFER Program Reauthorization Act of 2017, with committee-reported substitute.

 

Passed Calendar #191, S.81 – Seniors Fraud Prevention Act of 2017.

 

Adopted S.Res.222, designating July 26, 2017, as “United States Intelligence Professionals Day”.

 

Adopted S.Res.244, Legal Counsel.

 

No Executive Business