March 13, 2019 07:14 PM

Wrap Up for Wednesday, March 13, 2019

Roll Call Votes

1)      Confirmation of Executive Calendar #107, Neomi J. Rao, of the District of Columbia, to  be United States Circuit Judge for the District of Columbia Circuit; confirmed: 53-46.

2)      Motion to invoke cloture on Executive Calendar #98, William Beach, of Kansas, to be Commissioner of Labor Statistics, Department of Labor; invoked: 55-43.

3)      Confirmation of Executive Calendar #98, William Beach, of Kansas, to be Commissioner of Labor Statistics, Department of Labor; confirmed: 55-44.

4)      On the motion to table Inhofe amendment #194 to S.J.Res.7, re: Yemen; tabled: 52-48.

5)      On passage of S.J.Res.7, directing the removal of United States Armed Forces from hostilities in the Republic of Yemen that have not been authorized by Congress; passed: 54-46.

 

Legislative Business

By voice vote adopted the following amendments to S.J.Res.7, re: Yemen:

1)      Paul amendment #193

2)      Rubio amendment #195

 

Adopted S.Res.108, honoring the life, accomplishments, and legacy of Representative Walter Beamon Jones, Jr.

 

Began the Rule 14 process to place on the Legislative Calendar of Business the following bills:

1)           H.R.1 For the People Act

2)          H.R.1617 KREMLIN Act

             

No Executive Business