January 16, 2019 06:37 PM

Wrap Up for Wednesday, January 16, 2019

Wrap Up for Wednesday, January 16, 2019

Roll Call Votes

1.      Motion to invoke cloture on S.J.Res.2, disapproving the President's proposal to take an action relating to the application of certain sanctions with respect to the Russian Federation.

Not invoked: 57-42.

 

Legislative Business

Adopted S.Res.19, expressing the sense of the Senate that disqualifying a nominee to Federal office on the basis of membership in the Knights of Columbus violates the Constitution of the United States.

 

Passed H.R. 251, to extend by 15 months the Chemical Facility Anti-Terrorism Standards Program of the Department of Homeland Security, and for other purposes. With Johnson amendment and Johnson title amendment.

 

No Executive Business