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  • Adopted S.Res.315, a resolution relative to the death of former Seantor Clifford Hansen. Adopted S.Res.112, designating February 8, 2010, as "Boy Scouts of America Day", in celebration of the 100th anniversary of the largest youth scouting organization in the United States. Adopted S.Res.318,...
  • On the Cloture Motion: Motion to Invoke Cloture on the Motion to Proceed to S. 1776; A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide for the update under the Medicare physician fee schedule for years beginning with 2010 and to sunset the application of the sustainable growth rate...
  • On the Nomination: Confirmation Roberto A. Lange, of South Dakota, to be U.S. District Judge Result: Confirmed (100-0, 1/2 threshold) Details: [click here]
  • On the Cloture Motion: Motion to Invoke Cloture on the Motion to Proceed to S. 1776; A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide for the update under the Medicare physician fee schedule for years beginning with 2010 and to sunset the application of the sustainable growth rate...
  • On the Nomination: Confirmation Roberto A. Lange, of South Dakota, to be U.S. District Judge Result: Confirmed (100-0, 1/2 threshold) Details: [click here]
  • Morning business for 2 hours with the Republicans controlling the first half and the Majority controlling the final half. Following morning business (approx. 11:50am), the Senate will proceed to Executive Session to consider Executive Calendar #469, Roberto A. Lange, of SD, to be US District Judge...
  • S.1818, the Morris K. Udall Scholarship & Excellence in National Envionmental Policy Amendments of 2009.
  • On the Conference Report: Conference Report to Accompany H.R. 2892; A bill making appropriations for the Department of Homeland Security for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2010, and for other purposes. Result: Agreed to (79-19, 2 members not voting, 1/2 threshold) Details: [click here]
  • On the Conference Report: Conference Report to Accompany H.R. 2892; A bill making appropriations for the Department of Homeland Security for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2010, and for other purposes. Result: Agreed to (79-19, 2 members not voting, 1/2 threshold) Details: [click here]
  • Morning Business for 90 minutes, with senators permitted to speak therein for up to 10 minutes each. The Majority will control the first half and the Republicans will control the second half. Following Morning Business, the Senate will proceed to the consideration of the conference report to...
  • Passed S.1793, Ryan White HIV/AIDS Treatment (with a Harkin amendment) Passed H.R.621, Girl Scouts USA CEntennial Commemorative Coin Act Adopted S. Res.314, National Character Counts Week
  • Morning Business until 5:30pm with senators permitted to speak therein for up to 10 minutes each. Following Morning Business, the Senate will resume the motion to proceed to S.1776, the Medicare Physicians Fairness Act of 2009, with the time until 5:30pm equally divided and controlled between the...
  • The Senate confirmed the following nominations: Brendan JOhnson--US Attorney- South Dakota Karen Loeffler--US Attorney-Alaska Steven O'Donnell--US Marshal-Rhode Island
  • On the Conference Report: Conference Report to Accompany H.R. 3183; A bill making appropriations for energy and water development and related agencies for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2010, and for other purposes. Result: Agreed to (80-17, 3 members not voting, 1/2 threshold) Details:...
  • On the Conference Report: Conference Report to Accompany H.R. 3183; A bill making appropriations for energy and water development and related agencies for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2010, and for other purposes. Result: Agreed to (80-17, 3 members not voting, 1/2 threshold) Details:...
  • Morning Business for 2 hours, with senators permitted to speak therein for up to 10 minutes each. The Republicans will control the first hour and the Majority will control the final hour. Following Morning Business, the Senate will resume consideration of the conference report to accompany H.R.3183,...
  • Passed S.692, a bill to provide that claims of the United States to certain documents relating to Franklin Delano Roosevelt shall be treated as waived and relinquished in certain circumstances Passed S.1694, a bill to allow for the funding for the interoperable emergency communications grant program...
  • On the Cloture Motion: Motion to Invoke Cloture on the Conference Report to Accompany H.R. 3183; A bill making appropriations for energy and water development and related agencies for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2010, and for other purposes. Result: Agreed to (79-17, 4 members not voting,...
  • On the Cloture Motion: Motion to Invoke Cloture on the Conference Report to Accompany H.R. 3183; A bill making appropriations for energy and water development and related agencies for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2010, and for other purposes. Result: Agreed to (79-17, 4 members not voting,...
  • Morning business for one hour with the Majority controlling the first half and the Republicans controlling the final half. Following morning business, the Senate will proceed to the consideration of the conference report to accompany H.R.3183, the Energy & Water Appropriations bill with 20...