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Cloakroom Wrap Up Memo -- Cloakroom Wrap Up

6:56 PM || July 18, 2013

Cloakroom Wrap Up

Roll Call Votes:

Confirmation of the nomination of Cal. #99, Thomas E. Perez, to be Secretary of Labor. (54 – 46). Confirmed.

Motion to invoke cloture on the nomination of Cal. #98, Regina McCarthy, to be Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency. (69 – 31). Invoked.

Confirmation of the nomination of Cal. #98, Regina McCarthy, to be Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency.(59 – 40). Confirmed.

Wrap Up:

There were no wrap up items in today’s session of the Senate.

Tuesday, July 23, 2013:

Please note, there will be a pro forma session only with no business to be conducted on Friday, July 19, 2013 at 12:15pm.

On Tuesday, the Senate will convene at 10:00am. Following any Leader remarks, the time until noon will be equally divided and controlled between the Leaders or their designees with Senators permitted to speak up to 10 minutes each. At12:00pm, the Senate will proceed to a roll call vote on the motion to invoke cloture on the motion to proceed to Cal. #99, S. 1243, THUD Appropriations bill – FY14. If cloture is invoked, all post cloture time will be yielded back, and the Senate will proceed to a vote on the motion to proceed to the bill. The Senate will recess from 12:30pm until 2:15pm to allow for the weekly caucus meetings.