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7:16 PM || June 17, 2013Cloakroom Wrap Up

Roll Call Votes:

Confirmation of the nomination of Cal. #62, Kenneth John Gonzales, to be United States District Judge for the District of New Mexico. (89 – 0). Confirmed.

Executive Session:

Confirmation of the nomination of Cal. #48, Luis Felipe Restrepo, to be United States District Judge for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania. (Confirmed by voice vote).

Wrap Up:

Cal. #75, S. 330 – HIV Organ Policy Equity Act with a Grassley Amendment

Tuesday, June 18, 2013:

The Senate will convene at 10am. Following any Leader remarks, the Senate will be in a period of morning business for one hour. Following morning business, the Senate will resume consideration of S. 744, the Immigration Reform bill. The Senate will recess from 12:30pm – 2:15pm to allow for the weekly caucus meetings. At 3:00pm, the Senate will proceed to a series of up to 4 roll call votes in relation to the following amendments to S. 744, the Immigration Reform bill:

1.) Thune amendment #1197

2.) Landrieu amendment #1222

3.) Vitter amendment #1228

4.) Tester amendment #1198

Please note, each of these amendments will be subject to a 60 affirmative vote threshold for passage, and all after the first vote will be 10 minutes in duration.