Cloakroom Wrap Up Memo -- Cloakroom Wrap Up - July 31, 2013
8:28 PM || July 31, 2013
Cloakroom Wrap Up Roll Call Votes:
Motion to table the Paul amendment #1739 to S. 1243, the THUD appropriations bill. (86 – 13). Tabled.
Motion to invoke cloture on Cal. # 201, Byron Todd Jones, to be Director, Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms, and Explosives. (60 – 40). Invoked.
Confirmation of the nomination of Cal. #201, Byron Todd Jones, to be Director, Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms, and Explosives. (53 – 42). Confirmed.
Cal. #146, S. Res. 156 – NATO Allied Command Transformation
S. Res. 207 – National Airborne Day
S. Res. 208 – National Direct Support Professions Recognition Week
S. Res. 209 – Anniversary of Sikh Temple Shooting
S. Res. 210 – FBI Director Mueller
S. Res. 211 – Spinal Cord Injury Awareness Month
Thursday, August 1, 2013:
The Senate will convene at 9:30am. Following any Leader remarks, the Senate will proceed to a period of morning business until 11:00am. Please note, there will also be a filing deadline for all 2nd degree amendments to S. 1243, at11:00am. At approximately 12:00pm, the Senate will proceed to 2 roll call votes in relation to the following:
1.) Confirmation of the nomination of Cal. #96, Raymond T. Chen, to be United States Circuit Judge for the Federal Circuit.
2.) The motion to invoke cloture on S. 1243, the THUD appropriations bill.
Further, at 4:00pm, or upon the use or yielding back of time, the Senate will proceed to a roll call vote on confirmation of the nomination of Cal. #220, Samantha Power, to be Representative to the United Nations with the rank of Ambassador.