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Yesterday's Cloakroom Wrap Up Memo

7:37 PM || September 8, 2014
Cloakroom Wrap Up
Roll Call Votes:
Confirmation of Executive Calendar #848, Jill A. Pryor, of Georgia, to be U.S. Circuit Judge for the Eleventh Circuit. Confirmed. (97-0)
Confirmation of Executive Calendar #910, Henry J. Aaron, of the District of Columbia, to be a Member of the Social Security Advisory Board for a term expiring September 30, 2014. Confirmed. (54-43)
Motion to invoke cloture on the motion to proceed to S.J.Res.19, a constitutional amendment relating to contributions and expenditures intended to affect elections. Invoked. (79-18)
Executive Session:
Confirmation of #911, Henry J. Aaron, of the District of Columbia, to be a Member of the Social Security Advisory Board for a term expiring September 30, 2020. (Confirmed by Voice Vote)
Confirmation of #908, Alan L. Cohen, of Virginia, to be a Member of the Social Security Advisory Board for a term expiring September 30, 2016. (Confirmed by Voice Vote)
Confirmation of #909, Lanhee J. Chen, of California, to be a Member of the Social Security Advisory Board expiring September 30, 2018. (Confirmed by Voice Vote)
Wrap Up:
There were no wrap up items in today’s session of the Senate.
Rule 14:
S.2779 – Cruz- Expatriate Terrorists Act
Tuesday, September 9th, 2014
The Senate will convene at 10:00 am. Following any Leader remarks, the Senate will be in a period of morning business for 1 hour with Senators permitted to speak therein for up to 10 minutes each.
Following morning business, the Senate will resume consideration of the motion to proceed to S.J. Res. 19, post-cloture. Further, the Senate will recess from 12:30pm until 2:15pm.

Latest Hotline -- Executive Nomination - DOD

5:11 PM || September 8, 2014
Executive Nomination
DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE 

Cal # 870 Gordon O. Tanner to be General Counsel of the Department of the Air Force 
Enter into a limited time agreement to be followed by a vote. Please notify the Cloakroom if your Senator has an objection or would like to speak on the nomination.

Cloakroom Wrap Up Memo -- Cloakroom Wrap Up

5:52 PM || July 14, 2014
Cloakroom Wrap Up
Roll Call Votes:
There were no roll call votes during today’s session of the Senate.
Wrap Up:
There were no wrap up items during today’s session of the Senate.
Rule 14’s:
S.2599 – Stop Exploitation through Trafficking
H.R.4718 – Make Permanent Bonus Depreciation
Tuesday, July 15th:
The Senate will convene at 10:00 am. Following any Leader remarks, the Senate will be in a period of morning business until 12:00 noon.
At 12:00 noon, the Senate will proceed to a series of 2 roll call votes on the following:
1. Motion to invoke cloture on Executive Calendar #839, Norman C. Bay, of New Mexico, to be a Member of the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission for a term expiring June 30, 2018.
2. Motion to invoke cloture on Executive Calendar #842, Cheryl A. LaFleur, of Massachusetts, to be a Member of the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission for the term expiring June 30, 2019.
Following the cloture vote on the LaFleur nomination, the Senate will recess until 2:15 pm to allow for the weekly caucus meetings.
At 3:00 pm, the Senate will proceed to a series of up to 2 roll call votes on the following:
1. (If cloture is invoked) Confirmation on Executive Calendar #839, Norman C. Bay, of New Mexico, to be a Member of the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission for a term expiring June 30, 2018.
2. (If cloture is invoked) Confirmation on Executive Calendar #842, Cheryl A. LaFleur, of Massachusetts, to be a Member of the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission for the term expiring June 30, 2019.