Senate Floor Wrap Up for Tuesday, April 9, 2013ROLL CALL VOTE
1) Confirmation of Executive Calendar #14, the nomination of Patty Shwartz, of New Jersey, to be United States Circuit Judge for the Third Circuit; Confirmed: 64-34
Discharged the Foreign Relations committee and adopted S.Res.77, expressing the sense of Congress relating to the commemoration of the 180th anniversary of diplomatic relations between the United States and the Kingdom of Thailand.
Adopted S.Res.94, recognizing the 50th anniversary of the sinking of U.S.S. Thresher.
Began the Rule 14 process of S.691, a bill to regulate large capacity ammunition feeding devices.
Began the Rule 14 process of S.680, a bill to rescind the amounts appropriated for FY2013 for the Department of Defense MEADS and for other purposes.
No EXECUTIVE ITEMS