MONDAY, JANUARY 27, 2014

6:09 p.m. — On a vote of 86 to 13, the Senate invoked cloture on the motion to proceed to S. 1926, the flood insurance bill.

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The Senate will meet at 2 p.m.

After leaders’ remarks, the Senate will resume consideration of the motion to proceed to S. 1926, the flood insurance bill.

At 5:30 p.m., there will be a cloture vote on the motion to proceed to the flood insurance bill.

 

TUESDAY, JANUARY 21, 2014

The Senate will convene at 10:30 a.m. for a pro forma session only. No business will be conducted.

The Senate will next meet in legislative session on Monday, January 27 at 2 p.m.

The Senate will hold a cloture vote at 5:30 p.m. January 27 on the motion to proceed to S. 1926, the flood insurance bill.

Meanwhile, the Senate will again conduct a pro forma session on Friday, January 24 at 9:30 a.m. No business will be conducted.

 

FRIDAY, JANUARY 17, 2014

The Senate will convene at 11:15 a.m. for a pro forma session only.

The Senate will next meet in legislative session at 2 p.m. on Monday, January 27.

After leader remarks on January 27, the Senate will resume consideration of S. 1926, the flood insurance bill.

At 5:30 p.m. on January 27,   the Senate will vote on whether to invoke cloture for the motion to proceed to S. 1926.

Meanwhile, the Senate will convene for these pro forma sessions:

— Tuesday, January 21 at 10:30 a.m. and

— Friday, January 24 at 9:30 a.m.

THURSDAY, JANUARY 16, 2014

 

Beginning at 5:30 p.m. there will be two votes. The motion to invoke cloture on the House message to H.R. 3547 and if cloture is invoke, the Senate will immediately proceed to vote on the motion to concur on H.R. 3547.

 

The Senate will meet at 10 a.m.  and resume consideration of the legislative vehicle for the FY 2014 Omnibus Appropriations bill (technically, the House message accompanying the Space Launch Liability Indemnification Extension Act , H.R. 3547).

If there is no agreement for earlier consideration of the appropriations bill, the Senate will vote on cloture one hour after convening on Friday, January 17.

Pending are these amendments to the appropriations vehicle (H.R. 3547):

  • Reid amendment to change the enactment date (#2655);
  • Reid second-degree amendment to Reid amendment #2655, of a perfecting nature (#2656);
  • Reid motion to refer the House message with respect to H.R. 3547 to the Committee on Appropriations, with instructions to report back forthwith with an amendment to change the enactment date (#2657);
  • Reid amendment to the Reid motion to refer #2657, of a perfecting nature (#2658);
  • Reid second-degree amendment to Reid amendment #2658, of a perfecting nature (#2659).

5:53 p.m. — On a vote of 72 to 26, the Senate invoked cloture on  the motion to concur in the House amendment to the Senate amendment to the omnibus spending vehicle (H.R. 3547).

6:13 p.m. — Final passage of the Omnibus Appropriations Bill for fiscal year 2014:

On a vote of 72 to 26, the Senate agreed to the motion to concur in the House amendment to the Senate amendment to the legislative vehicle for the spending bill (H.R. 3547).

WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 15, 2014

 

The Senate will convene at 10 a.m. and will be in morning business until noon.

At noon the Senate will take up H.J. Res. 106, the short-term resolution to continue federal spending authority until Saturday, Jan. 18.

At 12:15 p.m., the Senate will proceed to a roll-call vote on passage of the continuing resolution.

 

 

 

Tuesday, January 14

9:15 am The Senate will come in at 10:00 am.

From 12:30 to 2:15 the Senate will adjourn for party lunches.

At 2:30 the Senate will vote.  The first vote will be on the motion to invoke cloture on the Reed amendment, #2631.  If cloture is not invoked, the Senate will proceed to the motion to invoke cloture on S. 1845 — the underlying unemployment insurance measure.

3:45 p.m. — By a vote of 45 to 55, the Senate did not agree to a McConnell motion to table the Reid motion to commit the Emergency Unemployment Compensation Extension Act (S. 1845) to the Finance Committee with instructions to report back forthwith with an amendment to change the enactment date (#2633).

3:47 p.m. — Senate is voting on the motion to invoke cloture on the Reed amendment, #2631.

4:04 p.m. — On a vote of 52 to 48, cloture was not invoked on the Reed amendment.

4:05 p.m. — The Senate is voting on the motion to invoke cloture on the underlying bill to extend unemployment benefits, S. 1845.

4:31  p.m. — On a vote of 55 to 45,  the Senate did not invoke cloture on the unemployment bill.

MONDAY, JANUARY 13, 2014

 

 

5:06 p.m. — Senate accepts Leader Reid’s unanimous consent request to postpone until 2:30 p.m. on Tuesday, January 14 the cloture vote on Amendment #2631 (Reid for Reed) to S. 1845 (the unemployment insurance extension bill). If cloture on Reed amendment fails, U.C.  agreement calls for the Senate to move immediately to cloture on the underlying unemployment extension bill.

MONDAY, JANUARY 13, 2014

 

The Senate will convene at 2 p.m.

Following leader remarks, the Senate will resume consideration of S. 1845, the bill to extend unemployment compensation.

At 5 p.m., the Senate will resume executive session  to consider Executive Calendar #381, the nomination of  Robert Leon Wilkins to be a United States circuit court judge for the D.C. Circuit.

At 5:30 p.m., there will be at least two roll call votes:

– Confirmation of the Wilkins nomination and

– Motion to invoke cloture on the Reed amendment (#2631) to S. 1845.

FRIDAY, JANUARY 10, 2014

The Senate stands adjourned until 2 p.m. on Monday, January 13, 2014.

Following leader remarks on Monday, the Senate will resume consideration of S. 1845, the unemployment compensation extension bill.

At 5 p.m., the Senate will resume executive session  to consider Executive Calendar #381, the nomination of  Robert Leon Wilkins to be a United States circuit court judge for the D.C. Circuit.

At 5:30 p.m., there will be at least two roll call votes:

— Confirmation of the Wilkins nomination and

— Motion to invoke cloture on the Reed amendment (#2631) to S. 1845.