Roll Call Votes in the U.S. Senate for 2012

(Key votes are in bold)

(Party Line Votes are colored 60%=Gray 70%=Yellow 80%=Blue 90%=Red)

Vote NumberDateBill NumberQuestionVote ResultVote Description
2502012-12-30PN1064On the NominationCConfirmation Carol J. Galante, of California, to be an Assistant Seceretary of Housing and Urban Development
2492012-12-30PN1354On the NominationCConfirmation William Joseph Baer, of Maryland, to be an Assistant Attorney General
2482012-12-28H R 1On Passage of the BillPH.R. 1 as Amended; An act making appropriations for disaster relief for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2013, and for other purposes.
2472012-12-28H R 1On the Amendment S.Amdt. 3391RCoats Amdt. No. 3391; In the nature of a substitute.
2462012-12-28H R 1On the Motion S.Amdt. 3367RMotion to Waive All Applicable Budgetary Discipline Re: Merkley Amdt. No. 3367, as Modified Further; To extend certain supplemental agriculture disaster assistance programs.
2452012-12-28H R 1On the Amendment S.Amdt. 3355RMcCain Amdt. No. 3355; To strike funding for the emergency forest restoration program.
2442012-12-28H R 1On the Amendment S.Amdt. 3410RPaul Amdt. No. 3410; To offset the cost of the bill and to put the spending on budget as regular spending and not emergency.
2432012-12-28H R 1On the Amendment S.Amdt. 3376RPaul Amdt. No. 3376; To provide for the nonapplication of the Davis-Bacon Act in the case of projects funded under this Act.
2422012-12-28H R 1On the Amendment S.Amdt. 3382RCoburn Amdt. No. 3382; To require merit-based and competitive awards of disaster recovery contracts.
2412012-12-28H R 1On the Amendment S.Amdt. 3371RCoburn Amdt. No. 3371; To ensure that Federal disaster assistance is available for the most severe disasters, and for other purposes.
2402012-12-28H R 1On the Amendment S.Amdt. 3370RCoburn Amdt. No. 3370, Div II; To ensure funding for victims of Hurricane Sandy is not spent on tax cheats, deceased individuals, or fisheries outside of the affected area.
2392012-12-28H R 1On the Amendment S.Amdt. 3368RCoburn Amdt. No. 3368; To clarify cost-sharing requirements for certain Corps of Engineers activities.
2382012-12-28H R 1On the Motion S.Amdt. 3350RMotion to Waive All Applicable Budgetary Discipline Re: Tester Amdt. No. 3350; To provide additional funds for wildland fire management.
2372012-12-28H R 1On the Amendment S.Amdt. 3344RBingaman Amdt. No. 3344; To provide for the approval of an agreement between the United States and the Republic of Palau in response to Super Typhoon Bopha.
2362012-12-28H R 5949On Passage of the BillPH.R. 5949; A bill to extend the FISA Amendments Act of 2008 for five years.
2352012-12-28H R 5949On the Amendment S.Amdt. 3439RWyden Amdt. No. 3439; To require a report on the impact of the FISA Amendments Act of 2008 on the privacy of the people of the United States.
2342012-12-27H R 5949On the Amendment S.Amdt. 3436RPaul Amdt. No. 3436; To ensure adequate protection of the rights under the Fourth Amendment to the Constitution of the United States.
2332012-12-27H R 5949On the Amendment S.Amdt. 3435RMerkley Amdt. No. 3435; To require the Attorney General to disclose each decision, order, or opinion of a Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Court that includes significant legal interpretation of section 501 or 702 of the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act of 1978 unless such disclosure is not in the national security interest of the United States.
2322012-12-27H R 5949On the Amendment S.Amdt. 3437RLeahy Amdt. No. 3437; In the nature of a substitute.
2312012-12-21H R 1On the Motion S.Amdt. 3395RMotion to Waive Sec. 314(e)(1) of the Congressional Budget Act; In the nature of a substitute.
2302012-12-21H R 1On the Cloture Motion S.Amdt. 3395AMotion to Invoke Cloture on the Reid Amdt. No. 3395; In the nature of a substitute.
2292012-12-21H R 4310On the Conference ReportAConference Report to Accompany H. R. 4310; To authorize appropriations for fiscal year 2013 for military activities of the Department of Defense, for military construction, and for defense activities of the Department of Energy, to prescribe military personnel strengths for such fiscal year, and for other purposes.
2282012-12-13PN1556On the NominationCConfirmation Lorna G. Schofield, of New York, to be U.S. District Judge
2272012-12-13S 3637On the MotionRMotion to Waive All Applicable Budgetary Discipline Re: S.3637; A bill to temporarily extend the transaction account guarantee program, and for other purposes.
2262012-12-11PN1405On the NominationCConfirmation John E. Dowdell, of Oklahoma, to be U.S. District Judge
2252012-12-11S 3637On Cloture on the Motion to ProceedAMotion to Invoke Cloture on the Motion to Proceed to S. 3637; A bill to temporarily extend the transaction account guarantee program, and for other purposes.
2242012-12-06PN1383On the NominationCConfirmation Mark E. Walker, of Florida, to be U.S. District Judge for the Northern District of Florida
2232012-12-06H R 6156On Passage of the BillPH. R. 6156; A bill to authorize the extension of nondiscriminatory treatment (normal trade relations treatment) to products of the Russian Federation and Moldova and to require reports on the compliance of the Russian Federation with its obligations as a member of the World Trade Organization, and for other purposes.
2222012-12-05PN1341On the NominationCConfirmation Michael P. Shea, of Connecticut, to be U.S. District Judge
2212012-12-04S 3254On Passage of the BillPS. 3254 As Amended; An original bill to authorize appropriations for fiscal year 2013 for military activities of the Department of Defense, for military construction, and for defense activities of the Department of Energy, to prescribe military personnel strengths for such fiscal year, and for other purposes.
2202012-12-04S 3254On the Amendment S.Amdt. 3262AMcCain Amdt. No. 3262, As Modified; To require a report on military activities to deny or significantly degrade the use of air power against civilian and opposition groups in Syria.
2192012-12-04Treaty Doc. 112-7On the Resolution of RatificationRResolution of Ratification Treaty Doc. 112-7; The Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities, adopted by the United Nations General Assembly on December 13, 2006, and signed by the United States of America on June 30, 2009 (the "Convention")
2182012-12-03S 3254On the Cloture MotionAMotion to Invoke Cloture on S.3254; An original bill to authorize appropriations for fiscal year 2013 for military activities of the Department of Defense, for military construction, and for defense activities of the Department of Energy, to prescribe military personnel strengths for such fiscal year, and for other purposes.
2172012-12-03PN1381On the NominationCConfirmation Paul William Grimm, of MD, to be U.S. District Judge
2162012-11-30S 3254On the Motion S.Amdt. 3073RMotion to Waive Sec. 302(f) of the CBA; To repeal the requirement for reduction of survivor annuities under the Survivor Benefit Plan by veterans' dependency and indemnity compensation.
2152012-11-30S 3254On the Amendment S.Amdt. 3232AMenendez Amdt. No. 3232; To enhance sanctions imposed with respect to Iran.
2142012-11-30S 3254On the Amendment S.Amdt. 3025RCardin Amdt. No. 3025; To ensure sufficient sizing of the civilian and contract services workforces of the Department of Defense.
2132012-11-29S 3254On the Amendment S.Amdt. 3018AFeinstein Amdt. No. 3018; To clarify that an authorization to use military force, a declaration of war, or any similar authority shall not authorize the detention without charge or trial of a citizen or lawful permanent resident of the United States.
2122012-11-29S 3254On the Amendment S.Amdt. 3245AAyotte Amdt. No. 3245; To prohibit the use of funds for the transfer or release of certain individuals from United States Naval Station, Guantanamo Bay, Cuba.
2112012-11-29S 3254On the Amendment S.Amdt. 3058AGillibrand Amdt. No. 3058 as Modified; To provide for certain treatment of autism under the TRICARE program.
2102012-11-29S 3254On the Amendment S.Amdt. 3096AMerkley Amdt. No. 3096 as Modified; To express the sense of Congress on the accelerated transition of United States combat and military and security operations to the Government of Afghanistan.
2092012-11-29S 3254On the Amendment S.Amdt. 3095AHagan Amdt. No. 3095; To strike the prohibition on biofuel refinery construction.
2082012-11-29S 3254On the Amendment S.Amdt. 3158ACornyn Amdt. No. 3158; To require the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to submit to Congress a plan to reduce the current backlog of veterans claims.
2072012-11-28S 3254On the Amendment S.Amdt. 2955ALeahy Amdt. No. 2955; To improve the Public Safety Officers' Benefits Program.
2062012-11-28S 3254On the Amendment S.Amdt. 2985AUdall (CO) Amdt. No. 2985; To strike section 313, relating to a limitation on the availability of funds for the procurement of alternative fuel.
2052012-11-27Treaty Doc. 112-7On the Motion to ProceedAMotion to Proceed to Executive Session to Consider Treaty Doc. 112-7; The Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities, adopted by the United Nations General Assembly on December 13, 2006, and signed by the United States of America on June 30, 2009 (the "Convention")
2042012-11-26S 3525On the Motion S.Amdt. 2875RMotion to Waive all Applicable Budgetary Discipline Re: Amdt. No. 2875; In the nature of a substitute.
2032012-11-15S 3525On the Cloture MotionAMotion to Invoke Cloture on S.3525; A bill to protect and enhance opportunities for recreational hunting, fishing, and shooting, and for other purposes.
2022012-11-14S 3414On the Cloture MotionRUpon Reconsideration Motion to Invoke Cloture on S.3414; A bill to enhance the security and resiliency of the cyber and communications infrastructure of the United States.
2012012-11-13S 3525On the Motion to ProceedAMotion to Proceed to S.3525; A bill to protect and enhance opportunities for recreational hunting, fishing, and shooting, and for other purposes.
2002012-09-22S 3525On Cloture on the Motion to ProceedAMotion to Invoke Cloture on the Motion to Proceed to S. 3525; A bill to protect and enhance opportunities for recreational hunting, fishing, and shooting, and for other purposes.
1992012-09-22H J RES 117On the Joint ResolutionAH.J.Res. 117; A joint resolution making continuing appropriations for fiscal year 2013, and for other purposes.
1982012-09-22H J RES 117On the Cloture MotionAMotion to Invoke Cloture on H.J.Res. 117; A joint resolution making continuing appropriations for fiscal year 2013, and for other purposes.
1972012-09-22S J RES 41On the Joint ResolutionAS.J.Res. 41; A joint resolution expressing the sense of Congress regarding the nuclear program of the Government of the Islamic Republic of Iran.
1962012-09-22S 3576On Passage of the BillRS. 3576; A bill to provide limitations on United States assistance, and for other purposes.
1952012-09-20H J RES 117On the Motion to ProceedAMotion to Proceed to H.J. Res. 117; A joint resolution making continuing appropriations for fiscal year 2013, and for other purposes.
1942012-09-19H J RES 117On Cloture on the Motion to ProceedAMotion to Invoke Cloture on the Motion to Proceed to H.J.Res. 117; A joint resolution making continuing appropriations for fiscal year 2013, and for other purposes.
1932012-09-19S 3457On the Motion S.Amdt. 2789RMotion to Waive All Applicable Budgetary Discipline Re: Amdt. No. 2789; In the nature of a substitute.
1922012-09-12S 3457On the Motion to ProceedAMotion to Proceed to Consider S.3457; A bill to require the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to establish a veterans jobs corps, and for other purposes.
1912012-09-11S 3457On Cloture on the Motion to ProceedAMotion to Invoke Cloture on the Motion to Proceed to S. 3457; A bill to require the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to establish a veterans jobs corps, and for other purposes.
1902012-09-10PN1342On the NominationCConfirmation Stephanie Marie Rose, of Iowa, to be U.S. District Judge
1892012-08-02PN1123On the NominationCConfirmation Gershwin A. Drain, of Michigan, to be U.S. District Judge for the Eastern District of Michigan
1882012-08-02S 3326On the Amendment S.Amdt. 2771RCoburn Amdt. No. 2771; In the nature of a substitute.
1872012-08-02S 3414On the Cloture MotionRMotion to Invoke Cloture on S. 3414; A bill to enhance the security and resiliency of the cyber and communications infrastructure of the United States.
1862012-07-30PN1201On the Cloture MotionRMotion to Invoke Cloture on the Nomination of Robert E. Bacharach of Oklahoma, to be United States Circuit Judge for the 10th Circuit
1852012-07-26S 3414On Cloture on the Motion to ProceedAMotion to Invoke Cloture on the Motion to Proceed to S. 3414; A bill to enhance the security and resiliency of the cyber and communications infrastructure of the United States.
1842012-07-25S 3412On Passage of the BillPS. 3412; A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide tax relief to middle-class families.
1832012-07-25S 3412On the Amendment S.Amdt. 2573RHatch-McConnell Amdt. No. 2573; In the nature of a substitute.
1822012-07-23PN1203On the NominationCConfirmation Michael A. Shipp, of New Jersey, to be U.S. District Judge for the District of New Jersey
1812012-07-19S 3364On Cloture on the Motion to ProceedRMotion to Invoke Cloture on the Motion to Proceed to S. 3364; A bill to provide an incentive for businesses to bring jobs back to America.
1802012-07-17S 3369On Cloture on the Motion to ProceedRUpon Reconsideration Motion to Invoke Cloture on the Motion to Proceed to Consider S.3369; A bill to amend the Federal Election Campaign Act of 1971 to provide for additional disclosure requirements for corporations, labor organizations, Super PACs and other entities, and for other purposes.
1792012-07-16S 3369On Cloture on the Motion to ProceedRMotion to Invoke Cloture on the Motion to Proceed to S.3369; A bill to amend the Federal Election Campaign Act of 1971 to provide for additional disclosure requirements for corporations, labor organizations, Super PACs and other entities, and for other purposes.
1782012-07-16PN1197On the NominationCConfirmation Kevin McNulty, of New Jersey, to be U.S. District Judge for the District of New Jersey
1772012-07-12S 2237On the Cloture MotionRMotion to Invoke Cloture on S. 2237; A bill to provide a temporary income tax credit for increased payroll and extend bonus depreciation for an additional year, and for other purposes.
1762012-07-12S 2237On the Cloture Motion S.Amdt. 2521RMotion to Invoke Cloture Re: Landrieu Amdt. No. 2521; In the nature of a substitute.
1752012-07-12S 2237On the Motion to Table S.Amdt. 2524AMotion to Table Reid Amdt. No. 2524; Of a perfecting nature.
1742012-07-10S 2237On Cloture on the Motion to ProceedAMotion to Invoke Cloture on the Motion to Proceed to S. 2237; A bill to provide a temporary income tax credit for increased payroll and extend bonus depreciation for an additional year, and for other purposes.
1732012-07-10PN1196On the NominationCConfirmation John Thomas Fowlkes, Jr., of Tennessee, to be U.S. District Judge for the Western District of Tennessee
1722012-06-29H R 4348On the Conference ReportAConference Report to Accompany H.R. 4348; Amended during conference: "An act to authorize funds for Federal-aid highways, highway safety programs, and transit programs, and for other purposes."
1712012-06-29H R 4348On the MotionAMotion to Waive All Applicable Budgetary Discipline; Amended during conference: "An act to authorize funds for Federal-aid highways, highway safety programs, and transit programs, and for other purposes."
1702012-06-29H R 4348On the MotionAMotion to Waive Paragraph 3 of Rule 28; Amended during conference: "An act to authorize funds for Federal-aid highways, highway safety programs, and transit programs, and for other purposes."
1692012-06-29H R 4348On the MotionAMotion to Waive Paragraph 9 of Rule 28; Amended during conference: "An act to authorize funds for Federal-aid highways, highway safety programs, and transit programs, and for other purposes."
1682012-06-26S 3187On the MotionAMotion to Concur in the House Amendment to Accompany S. 3187; A bill to amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act to revise and extend the user-fee programs for prescription drugs and medical devices, to establish user-fee programs for generic drugs and biosimilars, and for other purposes.
1672012-06-26PN1132On the NominationCConfirmation Robin S. Rosenbaum, of Florida, to be U.S. District Judge for the Southern District of Florida
1662012-06-25S 3187On the Cloture MotionAMotion to Invoke Cloture on the Motion to Concur in the House Amendment to S. 3187; A bill to amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act to revise and extend the user-fee programs for prescription drugs and medical devices, to establish user-fee programs for generic drugs and biosimilars, and for other purposes.
1652012-06-21S 1940On the Cloture MotionAMotion to Invoke Cloture on the Motion to Proceed to S. 1940; An original bill to amend the National Flood Insurance Act of 1968, to restore the financial solvency of the flood insurance fund, and for other purposes.
1642012-06-21S 3240On Passage of the BillPS. 3240 As Amended; An original bill to reauthorize agricultural programs through 2017, and for other purposes.
1632012-06-21S 3240On the Amendment S.Amdt. 2166RRubio Amdt. No. 2166; To amend the National Labor Relations Act to permit employers to pay higher wages to their employees.
1622012-06-21S 3240On the Amendment S.Amdt. 2214ACoburn Amdt. No. 2214; To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to prohibit the use of public funds for political party conventions, and to provide for the return of previously distributed funds for deficit reduction.
1612012-06-21S 3240On the Amendment S.Amdt. 2310RSanders Amdt. No. 2310; To permit States to require that any food, beverage, or other edible product offered for sale have a label on indicating that the food, beverage, or other edible product contains a genetically engineered ingredient.
1602012-06-21S 3240On the Amendment S.Amdt. 2247RToomey Amdt. No. 2247; To reduce unnecessary paperwork burdens on community water systems.
1592012-06-21S 3240On the Amendment S.Amdt. 2372RJohanns Amdt. No. 2372; To prohibit the Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency from conducting aerial surveillance to inspect agricultural operations or to record images of agricultural operations.
1582012-06-21S 3240On the Amendment S.Amdt. 2456RBoxer Amdt. No. 2456; Of a perfecting nature.
1572012-06-20S 3240On the Amendment S.Amdt. 2439ACoburn Amdt. No. 2439; To limit the amount of premium subsidy provided by the Federal Crop Insurance Corporation on behalf of any person or legal entity with an average adjusted gross income in excess of $750,000 with a delayed application of the limitation until completion of a study on the effects of the limitation.
1562012-06-20S 3240On the Amendment S.Amdt. 2437RThune Amdt. No. 2437; To limit the amount of premium subsidy provided by the Federal Crop Insurance Corporation on behalf of any person or legal entity with an average adjusted gross income in excess of $750,000, with a delayed application of the limitation until completion of a study on the effects of the limitation.
1552012-06-20S 3240On the Amendment S.Amdt. 2438AChambliss Amdt. No. 2438; To establish highly erodible land and wetland conservation compliance requirements for the Federal crop insurance program.
1542012-06-20S 3240On the Amendment S.Amdt. 2363AVitter Amdt. No. 2363 As Modified; To ensure that extras in film and television who bring personal, common domesticated household pets do not face unnecessary regulations and to prohibit attendance at an animal fighting venture.
1532012-06-20S 3240On the MotionRJohnson (WI) Motion to Recommit with Instructions; An original bill to reauthorize agricultural programs through 2017, and for other purposes.
1522012-06-20S 3240On the Motion to RecommitRLee Motion to Recommit with Instructions; An original bill to reauthorize agricultural programs through 2017, and for other purposes.
1512012-06-20S 3240On the Amendment S.Amdt. 2433RToomey Amdt. No. 2433; To reform the sugar program.
1502012-06-20S 3240On the Amendment S.Amdt. 2226RToomey Amdt. No. 2226; To eliminate biorefinery, renewable chemical, and biobased product manufacturing assistance.
1492012-06-20S 3240On the Amendment S.Amdt. 2360RBoozman Amdt. No. 2360 As Modified; To provide for emergency food assistance, and for other purposes.
1482012-06-20S 3240On the Amendment S.Amdt. 2314RLee Amdt. No. 2314; To repeal the conservation stewardship program and the conservation reserve program.
1472012-06-20S 3240On the Amendment S.Amdt. 2313RLee Amdt. No. 2313; To repeal the forest legacy program.
1462012-06-20S 3240On the Amendment S.Amdt. 2295AUdall (CO) Amdt. No. 2295; To increase the amounts authorized to be appropriated for the designation of treatment areas.
1452012-06-20S 3240On the Amendment S.Amdt. 2354RKyl Amdt. No. 2354; To prohibit assistance to North Korea under title II of the Food for Peace Act.
1442012-06-20S 3240On the Amendment S.Amdt. 2454AKerry Amdt. No. 2454; To prohibit assistance to North Korea under title II of the Food for Peace Act unless the President issues a national interest waiver.
1432012-06-20S 3240On the Amendment S.Amdt. 2293ACoburn Amdt. No. 2293; To limit subsidies for millionaires.
1422012-06-20S 3240On the Amendment S.Amdt. 2289RCoburn Amdt. No. 2289; To reduce funding for the market access program and to prohibit the use of funds for reality television shows, wine tastings, animal spa products, and cat or dog food.
1412012-06-20S 3240On the Amendment S.Amdt. 2273RDeMint Amdt. No. 2273; To eliminate the authority of the Secretary to increase the amount of grants provided to eligible entities relating to providing access to broadband telecommunications services in rural areas.
1402012-06-20S 3240On the Amendment S.Amdt. 2382AMerkley Amdt. No. 2382; To require the Federal Crop Insurance Corporation to provide crop insurance for organic crops under similar terms and conditions to crop insurance provided for other crops.
1392012-06-20S J RES 37On the Motion to ProceedRMotion to Proceed to Consider S. J. Res. 37; A joint resolution to disapprove a rule promulgated by the Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency relating to emission standards for certain steam generating units.
1382012-06-19S 3240On the Amendment S.Amdt. 2276RDeMint Amdt. No. 2276; To prohibit mandatory or compulsory check off programs.
1372012-06-19S 3240On the Amendment S.Amdt. 2268RDeMint Amdt. No. 2268; To prohibit the Secretary from making loan guarantees.
1362012-06-19S 3240On the Amendment S.Amdt. 2263RDeMint Amdt. No. 2263; To maintain funding at current levels for programs providing access to broadband telecommunications services in rural areas.
1352012-06-19S 3240On the Amendment S.Amdt. 2156RGillibrand Amdt. No. 2156 As Modified; To strike a reduction in the supplemental nutrition assistance program and increase funding for the fresh fruit and vegetable program, with an offset that limits crop insurance reimbursements to providers.
1342012-06-19S 3240On the Amendment S.Amdt. 2217RToomey Amdt. No. 2217; To eliminate the organic certification cost share assistance program.
1332012-06-19S 3240On the Amendment S.Amdt. 2309AFeinstein Amdt. No. 2309; To require a study into the feasibility of an insurance product that covers food safety recalls.
1322012-06-19S 3240On the Amendment S.Amdt. 2191RAlexander Amdt. No. 2191; To provide that any cooperative organization or other entity that receives a business and industry direct or guaranteed loan for a wind energy project is ineligible for any other Federal benefit, assistance, or incentive for the project.
1312012-06-19S 3240On the Amendment S.Amdt. 2181RPaul Amdt. No. 2181; To establish an average adjusted gross income limitation of $250,000 for all payments and benefits under the Farm Bill.
1302012-06-19S 3240On the Amendment S.Amdt. 2238ACasey Amdt. No. 2238; To require more frequent dairy reporting.
1292012-06-19S 3240On the Amendment S.Amdt. 2172RSessions Amdt. No. 2172; To end the State bonus payments for administering the supplemental nutrition assistance programs.
1282012-06-19S 3240On the Amendment S.Amdt. 2370ACantwell Amdt. No. 2370; To encourage the purchase of pulse crop products for school meals programs.
1272012-06-19S 3240On the Amendment S.Amdt. 2174RSessions Amdt. No. 2174; To limit categorical eligibility for the supplemental nutrition assistance program to those who receive cash assistance.
1262012-06-19S 3240On the Amendment S.Amdt. 2445ABrown (OH) Amdt. No. 2445; To strengthen rural communities and foster the next generation of farmers and ranchers.
1252012-06-19S 3240On the Amendment S.Amdt. 2167AGrassley Amdt. No. 2167; To provide payment limitations for marketing loan gains and loan deficiency payments.
1242012-06-19S 3240On the Amendment S.Amdt. 2190ASnowe Amdt. No. 2190 As Modified; To require Federal milk marketing order reform.
1232012-06-19S 3240On the Amendment S.Amdt. 2192RAyotte Amdt. No. 2192; To improve the program of value-added agricultural producer grants.
1222012-06-18PN349On the NominationCConfirmation Mary Geiger Lewis, of South Carolina, to be U.S. District Judge for the District of South Carolina
1212012-06-14PN267On the Cloture MotionAUpon Reconsideration, Motion to Invoke cloture on the Nomination of Mari Carmen Aponte to be Ambassador to the Republic of El Salvador
1202012-06-13S 3240On the Motion to Table S.Amdt. 2392AMotion to Table Amdt. No. 2392; To empower States with programmatic flexibility and predictability to administer a supplemental nutrition assistance block grant program under which, at the request of a State agency, eligible households within the State may receive an adequate, or more nutritious, diet.
1192012-06-13S 3240On the Motion to Table S.Amdt. 2393AMotion to Table Amdt. No. 2393; To phase out the Federal sugar program.
1182012-06-11PN1104On the Cloture MotionAMotion to Invoke Cloture Andrew David Hurwitz, of Arizona, to be U.S. Circuit Judge for the Ninth Circuit
1172012-06-07S 3240On Cloture on the Motion to ProceedAMotion to Invoke Cloture on the Motion to Proceed to S. 3240; An original bill to reauthorize agricultural programs through 2017, and for other purposes.
1162012-06-06PN525On the NominationCConfirmation Jeffrey J. Helmick, of Ohio, to be U.S. District Judge
1152012-06-05S 3220On Cloture on the Motion to ProceedRMotion to Invoke Cloture on the Motion to Proceed to Consider S. 3220; A bill to amend the Fair Labor Standards Act of 1938 to provide more effective remedies to victims of discrimination in the payment of wages on the basis of sex, and for other purposes.
1142012-06-04PN1131On the NominationCConfirmation Timothy S. Hillman, of Massachusetts, to be U.S. District Judge
1132012-05-24S 2343On Passage of the BillRS. 2343; A bill to amend the Higher Education Act of 1965 to extend the reduced interest rate for Federal Direct Stafford Loans, and for other purposes.
1122012-05-24S 2343On the Amendment S.Amdt. 2153RAlexander Amdt. No. 2153; In the nature of a substitute.
1112012-05-24S 3187On Passage of the BillPS. 3187 As Amended; A bill to amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act to revise and extend the user-fee programs for prescription drugs and medical devices, to establish user-fee programs for generic drugs and biosimilars, and for other purposes.
1102012-05-24S 3187On the Motion to Table S.Amdt. 2127AMotion to Table Durbin Amdt. No. 2127; To require manufacturers of dietary supplements to register dietary supplement products with the Food and Drug Administration.
1092012-05-24S 3187On the Amendment S.Amdt. 2109RSanders Amdt. No. 2109; To revoke the exclusivity of certain entities that are responsible for violations of the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act, the False Claims Act, and other certain laws.
1082012-05-24S 3187On the Amendment S.Amdt. 2107RMcCain Amdt. No. 2107; To allow the importation by individuals of safe and affordable drugs from Canada.
1072012-05-24S 3187On the Motion to Table S.Amdt. 2143AMotion to Table Paul Amdt. No. 2143; To amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act concerning claims about the effects of foods and dietary supplements on health-related conditions and disease, to prohibit employees of the Food and Drug Administration from carrying firearms and making arrests without warrants, and to adjust the mens rea of certain prohibited acts under the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act to knowing and willful.
1062012-05-24S 3187On the Amendment S.Amdt. 2108RMurkowski Amdt. No. 2108; To prohibit approval by the Food and Drug Administration of genetically engineered fish unless the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration concurs with such approval.
1052012-05-24S 3187On the Amendment S.Amdt. 2111RBingaman Amdt. No. 2111; To provide substantial savings in health care costs to the Federal government and consumers by fostering competition among generic pharmaceutical manufacturers and ensuring that anti-competitive "pay-for-delay" settlements between brand-name and generic pharmaceutical manufacturers do not block generic drugs from entering the market.
1042012-05-21PN1049On the NominationCConfirmation Paul J. Watford, of California, to be United States Circuit Judge for the Ninth Circuit
1032012-05-17PN1226On the NominationCJerome H. Powell, of Maryland, to be a Member of the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System
1022012-05-17PN1225On the NominationCJeremy C. Stein, of MA, to be a Member of the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System
992012-05-16S CON RES 37On the Motion to ProceedRMotion to Proceed to Consider S.Con.Res. 37; A concurrent resolution setting forth the congressional budget for the United States Government for fiscal year 2013, and setting forth the appropriate budgetary levels for fiscal years 2014 through 2022.
982012-05-16H CON RES 112On the Motion to ProceedRMotion to Proceed to Consider H.Con.Res. 112; A concurrent resolution establishing the budget for the United States Government for fiscal year 2013 and setting forth appropriate budgetary levels for fiscal years 2014 through 2022.
972012-05-16S CON RES 41On the Motion to ProceedRMotion to Proceed to Consider S. Con. Res. 41; A concurrent resolution setting forth the President's budget request for the United States Government for fiscal year 2013, and setting forth the appropriate budgetary levels for fiscal years 2014 through 2022.
1012012-05-16S CON RES 44On the Motion to ProceedRMotion to Proceed to Consider S.Con.Res. 44; A concurrent resolution setting forth the congressional budget for the United States Government for fiscal year 2013 and setting forth the appropriate budgetary levels for fiscal years 2014 through 2022.
1002012-05-16S CON RES 42On the Motion to ProceedRMotion to Proceed to Consider S.Con.Res. 42; A concurrent resolution setting forth the congressional budget for the United States Government for fiscal year 2013, revising the appropriate budgetary levels for fiscal year 2012, and setting forth the appropriate budgetary levels for fiscal years 2013 through 2022.
962012-05-15H R 2072On Passage of the BillPH.R. 2072; A bill to reauthorize the Export-Import Bank of the United States, and for other purposes.
952012-05-15H R 2072On the Amendment S.Amdt. 2104RToomey Amdt. No. 2104; To prohibit an increase in the lending authority of the Export-Import Bank of the United States to more than $100,000,000,000 until the Secretary of the Treasury certifies that the Secretary has initiated international negotiations to eliminate export financing programs and to prohibit an increase in that lending authority to more than $120,000,000,000 until a multilateral agreement to eliminate export financing programs has been completed.
942012-05-15H R 2072On the Amendment S.Amdt. 2103RVitter Amdt. No. 2103; To clarify the requirement that the Export-Import Bank of the United States not make or guarantee loans that are subordinate to other loans, to restrict financing of certain fossil fuel projects in foreign countries, and to prohibit financing of renewable energy products manufactured in foreign countries.
932012-05-15H R 2072On the Amendment S.Amdt. 2102RCorker Amdt. No. 2102; To require the Export-Import Bank of the United States to provide financing only for transactions subsidized by export credit agencies of other countries or for which private sector financing is unavailable or prohibitively expensive and to require the Bank to maintain a ratio of capital to the outstanding principal balance of loans and loan guarantees of not less than 10 percent.
922012-05-15H R 2072On the Amendment S.Amdt. 2101RPaul Amdt. No. 2101; To prohibit the Export-Import Bank of the United States from providing financing to a person or for a project in a country the government or central bank of which holds debt instruments of the United States.
912012-05-15H R 2072On the Amendment S.Amdt. 2100RLee Amdt. No. 2100; To phase out the authority of the Export-Import Bank of the United States and to require the President to initiate negotiations with other major exporting countries to end subsidized export financing programs.
902012-05-14PN1118On the NominationCConfirmation John J. Tharp, Jr., of Illinois, to be United States District Judge for the Northern District of Illinois
892012-05-08S 2343On Cloture on the Motion to ProceedRMotion to Invoke Cloture on the Motion to Proceed to Consider S. 2343; A bill to amend the Higher Education Act of 1965 to extend the reduced interest rate for Federal Direct Stafford Loans, and for other purposes.
882012-05-07PN985On the NominationCConfirmation Jacqueline H. Nguyen, of California, to be U.S. Circuit Judge for the Ninth Circuit
872012-04-26S 1925On Passage of the BillPS. 1925 as Amended; A bill to reauthorize the Violence Against Women Act of 1994.
862012-04-26S 1925On the Amendment S.Amdt. 2095RHutchison Amdt. No. 2095; In the nature of a substitute.
852012-04-26S 1925On the Amendment S.Amdt. 2086RCornyn Amdt. No. 2086; To amend title 18 of the United States Code and other provisions of law to strengthen provisions of the Violence Against Women Act and improve justice for crime victims.
842012-04-26S 1925On the Amendment S.Amdt. 2094RKlobuchar Amdt. No. 2094; To provide Debbie Smith grants for auditing sexual assault evidence backlogs.
832012-04-26PN920On the NominationCConfirmation Gregg Jeffrey Costa, of Texas, to be U.S. District Judge for the Southern District of Texas
822012-04-25S 1789On Passage of the BillPS. 1789 as Amended; A bill to improve, sustain, and transform the United States Postal Service.
812012-04-25S 1789On the Amendment S.Amdt. 2046RDeMint Amdt. No. 2046; To provide protections for postal workers with respect to their right not to subsidize union nonrepresentational activities.
802012-04-25S 1789On the Amendment S.Amdt. 2042RCasey Amdt. No. 2042; To maintain current delivery time for market-dominant products.
792012-04-25S 1789On the Amendment S.Amdt. 2039RPaul Amdt. No. 2039; To prohibit employees of the United States Postal Service from engaging in collective bargaining.
782012-04-25S 1789On the Amendment S.Amdt. 2028RPaul Amdt. No. 2028; To establish a pilot program to test alternative methods for the delivery of postal services.
772012-04-25S 1789On the Amendment S.Amdt. 2079RManchin Amdt. No. 2079; To extend the moratorium on the closing and consolidation of postal facilities or post offices, stations, or branches.
762012-04-24S 1789On the Amendment S.Amdt. 2025RPaul Amdt. No. 2025; To end the mailbox use monopoly.
752012-04-24S 1789On the Amendment S.Amdt. 2049RAkaka Amdt. No. 2049; To allow supervisory and other managerial organizations to participate in the planning and development of changes in, or termination of, pay policies and schedules and fringe benefit programs.
742012-04-24S 1789On the Amendment S.Amdt. 2083RCorker Amdt. No. 2083; To improve the bill.
732012-04-24S 1789On the Amendment S.Amdt. 2034RAkaka Amdt. No. 2034; To provide appropriate workers compensation for Federal employees.
722012-04-24S 1789On the Amendment S.Amdt. 2043RUdall (NM) Amdt. No. 2043; To strike the limitations on changes to mail delivery schedule, with an offset.
712012-04-24S 1789On the Amendment S.Amdt. 2061RCoburn Amdt. No. 2061 As Modified; To achieve long-term cost-savings by allowing the Postmaster General to reduce the postal workforce through mandatory retirements for eligible employees.
702012-04-24S 1789On the Amendment S.Amdt. 2033RMcCain Amdt. No. 2033; To establish the Commission on Postal Reorganization.
692012-04-24S 1789On the Motion S.Amdt. 2000AMotion to Waive All Applicable Budgetary Discipline Re: Amdt. No. 2000 As Modified; In the nature of a substitute.
682012-04-24S J RES 36On the Motion to ProceedRMotion to Proceed to Consider S. J. Res. 36; A joint resolution providing for congressional disapproval under chapter 8 of title 5, United States Code, of the rule submitted by the National Labor Relations Board relating to representation election procedures.
672012-04-23PN986On the NominationCConfirmation Brian C. Wimes, of Missouri, to be U.S. District Judge for the Eastern and Western Districts of Missouri
662012-04-17S 1789On Cloture on the Motion to ProceedAUpon Reconsideration Motion to Invoke Cloture on the Motion to Proceed to Consider S. 1789; A bill to improve, sustain, and transform the United States Postal Service.
652012-04-16S 2230On Cloture on the Motion to ProceedRMotion to Invoke Cloture on the Motion to Proceed to Consider S. 2230; A bill to reduce the deficit by imposing a minimum effective tax rate for high-income taxpayers.
642012-04-16PN919On the NominationCConfirmation Stephanie Dawn Thacker, of West Virginia, to be U.S. Circuit Judge for the Fourth Circuit
632012-03-29S 2204On the Cloture MotionRMotion to Invoke Cloture on S.2204; A bill to eliminate unnecessary tax subsidies and promote renewable energy and energy conservation.
622012-03-28PN633On the NominationCConfirmation Susie Morgan, of Louisiana, to be U.S. District Judge
612012-03-28PN865On the NominationCConfirmation Miranda Du, of Nevada, to be U.S. District Judge
602012-03-27S 1789On the Cloture MotionRMotion to Invoke Cloture on the Motion to Proceed to Consider S.1789; A bill to improve, sustain, and transform the United States Postal Service.
592012-03-26S 2204On the Cloture MotionAMotion to Invoke Cloture on the Motion to Proceed to Consider S.2204; A bill to eliminate unnecessary tax subsidies and promote renewable energy and energy conservation.
582012-03-22PN857On the NominationCConfirmation Ronnie Abrams, of New York, to be U.S. District Judge for the Southern District of New York
572012-03-22PN735On the NominationCConfirmation David Nuffer, of Utah, to be United States District Judge for the District of Utah
562012-03-22S 2038On the Cloture MotionAMotion to Invoke Cloture on the Motion to Concur in the House Amendment to S.2038; An original bill to prohibit Members of Congress and employees of Congress from using nonpublic information derived from their official positions for personal benefit, and for other purposes.
552012-03-22H R 3606On Passage of the BillPH.R. 3606 As Amended; A bill to increase American job creation and economic growth by improving access to the public capital markets for emerging growth companies.
542012-03-22H R 3606On the Amendment S.Amdt. 1884AMerkley Amdt. No. 1884; To amend the securities laws to provide for registration exemptions for certain crowdfunded securities, and for other purposes.
532012-03-21H R 3606On the Cloture MotionAMotion to Invoke Cloture on H.R. 3606; A bill to increase American job creation and economic growth by improving access to the public capital markets for emerging growth companies.
522012-03-20H R 3606On the Cloture Motion S.Amdt. 1836RMotion to Invoke Cloture on the Cantwell Amdt. No. 1836; To reauthorize the Export-Import Bank of the United States.
512012-03-20H R 3606On the Cloture Motion S.Amdt. 1833RMotion to Invoke Cloture on the Reed Amdt. No. 1833; In the nature of a substitute.
502012-03-15PN786On the NominationCConfirmation Michael Walter Fitzgerald, of California, to be U.S. District Judge
492012-03-15PN566On the NominationCConfirmation Gina Marie Groh, of West Virginia, to be U.S. District Judge
482012-03-14S 1813On Passage of the BillPS. 1813 As Amended; A bill to reauthorize Federal-aid highway and highway safety construction programs, and for other purposes.
472012-03-14S 1813On the Motion S.Amdt. 1556RMotion to Waive All Applicable Budgetary Disciple Re: Paul Amdt. No. 1556; To permit emergency exemptions from compliance with certain laws for highway construction projects.
462012-03-14S 1813On the Amendment S.Amdt. 1816ABoxer Amdt. No. 1816; To express the sense of the Senate that Federal agencies should ensure that all applicable environmental reviews, approvals, licensing, and permit requirements under Federal law are completed on an expeditious basis after a disaster or emergency.
452012-03-13S 1813On the Amendment S.Amdt. 1742RPortman Amdt. No. 1742; To allow States to permit nonhighway uses in rest areas along any highway.
442012-03-13S 1813On the Motion S.Amdt. 1785RMotion to Waive All Applicable Budgetary Provisions Re: Corker Amdt. No. 1785, As Modified; To lower the FY13 discretionary budget authority cap as set in the Balanced Budget and Emergency Deficit Control Act of 1985 by $11,000,000,000 in order to offset the general fund transfers to the Highway Trust Fund.
432012-03-13S 1813On the Amendment S.Amdt. 1736RPortman Amdt. No. 1736; To free States to spend gas taxes on their transportation priorities.
422012-03-13S 1813On the Amendment S.Amdt. 1517RCoats Amdt. No. 1517; To modify the apportionment formula to ensure that the percentage of apportioned funds received by a State is the same as the percentage of total gas taxes paid by the State.
412012-03-13S 1813On the Amendment S.Amdt. 1782RMenendez Amdt. No. 1782; To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to modify certain tax credits relating to energy, and for other purposes.
402012-03-13S 1813On the Amendment S.Amdt. 1589RDeMint Amdt. No. 1589; To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to terminate certain energy tax subsidies and lower the corporate income tax rate.
392012-03-13S 1813On the Amendment S.Amdt. 1812RStabenow Amdt. No. 1812 As Modified; To prevent a tax increase on American businesses and to provide certainty to job creators by extending certain expiring tax credits relating to energy.
382012-03-13S 1813On the Amendment S.Amdt. 1826RRoberts Amdt. No. 1826 As Modified; Of a perfecting nature.
372012-03-13S 1813On the Amendment S.Amdt. 1759ABingaman Amdt. No. 1759; To remove privatized highways from consideration in apportioning highway funding among States.
362012-03-13S 1813On the Amendment S.Amdt. 1756RDeMint Amdt. No. 1756; To return to the individual States maximum discretionary authority and fiscal responsibility for all elements of the national surface transportation systems that are not within the direct purview of the Federal Government.
352012-03-08S 1813On the MotionAMotion to Waive All Applicable Budgetary Discipline Re: S.1813; A bill to reauthorize Federal-aid highway and highway safety construction programs, and for other purposes.
342012-03-08S 1813On the Amendment S.Amdt. 1537RHoeven Amdt. No. 1537; To approve the Keystone XL pipeline project and provide for environmental protection and government oversight.
332012-03-08S 1813On the Amendment S.Amdt. 1817RWyden Amdt. No. 1817; To ensure the expeditious processing of Keystone XL permit applications consistent with current law, prohibit the export of crude oil produced in Canada and transported by the Keystone XL pipeline and related facilities unless the prohibition is waived by the President, and require the use of United States iron, steel, and manufactured goods in the construction of the Keystone XL pipeline and related facilities with certain exceptions.
322012-03-08S 1813On the Amendment S.Amdt. 1822ANelson (FL) Amdt. No. 1822; To provide for the restoration of the natural resources, ecosystems, fisheries, marine and wildlife habitats, beaches, and coastal wetlands of Gulf Coast States and to provide funding for the Land and Water Conservation Fund.
312012-03-08S 1813On the Amendment S.Amdt. 1738RCoburn Amdt. No. 1738; To prevent the creation of duplicative and overlapping Federal programs.
302012-03-08S 1813On the Amendment S.Amdt. 1660RCollins Amdt. No. 1660; To provide additional time for the Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency to issue achievable standards for industrial, commercial, and institutional boilers, process heaters, and incinerators.
292012-03-08S 1813On the Amendment S.Amdt. 1825ABaucus Amdt. No. 1825; To reauthorize for 1 year the Secure Rural Schools and Community Self-Determination Act of 2000 and to provide full funding for the Payments in Lieu of Taxes program for 1 year, and for other purposes.
282012-03-08S 1813On the Amendment S.Amdt. 1535RVitter Amdt. No. 1535; To provide for an extension of the Draft Proposed Outer Continental Shelf Oil and Gas Leasing Program 2010-2015.
272012-03-06PN736On the NominationCConfirmation Thomas Owen Rice, of Washington, to be U.S. District Judge
262012-03-06PN634On the NominationCConfirmation Mary Elizabeth Phillips, of Missouri, to be U.S. District Judge
252012-03-06S 1813On the Cloture Motion S.Amdt. 1761RMotion to Invoke Cloture on the Reid Amdt No. 1761 to S. 1813; Of a perfecting nature.
242012-03-01S 1813On the Motion to Table S.Amdt. 1520AMotion to Table Blunt Amdt. No. 1520; To amend the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act to protect rights of conscience with regard to requirements for coverage of specific items and services.
232012-02-27PN631On the NominationCConfirmation Margo Kitsy Brodie, of New York, to be U.S. District Judge for the Eastern District of New York
222012-02-17H R 3630On the Conference ReportAConference Report to Accompany H.R. 3630; A bill to extend the payroll tax holiday, unemployment compensation, Medicare physician payment, provide for the consideration of the Keystone XL pipeline, and for other purposes.
212012-02-17PN632On the NominationCConfirmation Jesse M. Furman, of New York, to be United States District Judge
202012-02-17S 1813On the Cloture Motion S.Amdt. 1633RMotion to Invoke Cloture on the Reid Amdt. No. 1633; Of a perfecting nature.
192012-02-15PN864On the NominationCConfirmation Adalberto Jose Jordan, of Florida, to be U.S. Circuit Judge for the Eleventh Circuit
182012-02-13PN864On the Cloture MotionAMotion to Invoke Cloture on the Nomination of Adalberto Jose Jordan, of Florida, to be U.S. Circuit Judge
172012-02-09S 1813On Cloture on the Motion to ProceedAMotion to Invoke Cloture on the Motion to Proceed to S. 1813; A bill to reauthorize Federal-aid highway and highway safety construction programs, and for other purposes.
162012-02-09PN524On the NominationCConfirmation Cathy Ann Bencivengo, of California, to be U.S. District Judge
152012-02-06H R 658On the Conference ReportAConference Report to Accompany H.R. 658; A bill to amend title 49, United States Code, to authorize appropriations for the Federal Aviation Administration for fiscal years 2011 through 2014, to streamline programs, create efficiencies, reduce waste, and improve aviation safety and capacity, to provide stable funding for the national aviation system, and for other purposes.
92012-02-02S 2038On the Amendment S.Amdt. 1500RInhofe Amdt. No. 1500; To prohibit unauthorized earmarks.
82012-02-02S 2038On the Amendment S.Amdt. 1472RToomey Amdt. No. 1472; To prohibit earmarks.
72012-02-02S 2038On the Amendment S.Amdt. 1491AShelby Amdt. No. 1491 As Modified; To extend the STOCK Act to ensure that the reporting requirements set forth in the STOCK Act apply to the executive branch and independent agencies.
62012-02-02S 2038On the Amendment S.Amdt. 1511ALieberman Amdt. No. 1511; To extend the STOCK Act to ensure that the reporting requirements set forth in the STOCK Act apply to the executive branch and independent agencies.
52012-02-02S 2038On the Amendment S.Amdt. 1487RPaul Amdt. No. 1487; To prohibit executive branch appointees or staff holding positions that give them oversight, rule-making, loan or grant-making abilities over industries or companies in which they or their spouse have a significant financial interest.
42012-02-02S 2038On the Amendment S.Amdt. 1484RPaul Amdt. No. 1484; To require Members of Congress to certify that they are not trading using material, non-public information.
142012-02-02S 2038On Passage of the BillPS. 2038 As Amended; An original bill to prohibit Members of Congress and employees of Congress from using nonpublic information derived from their official positions for personal benefit, and for other purposes.
132012-02-02S 2038On the Amendment S.Amdt. 1481RBrown (OH) Amdt. No. 1481 As Modified; To prohibit financial conflicts of interest by Senators and staff.
122012-02-02S 2038On the Amendment S.Amdt. 1493AGrassley Amdt. No. 1493; To require disclosure of political intelligence activities under Lobbying Disclosure Act of 1995.
112012-02-02S 2038On the Amendment S.Amdt. 1488RDeMint Amdt. No. 1488; To express the sense of the Senate that the Senate should pass a joint resolution proposing an amendment to the Constitution that limits the number of terms a Member of Congress may serve.
102012-02-02S 2038On the Amendment S.Amdt. 1473RCoburn Amdt. No. 1473; To prevent the creation of duplicative and overlapping Federal programs.
32012-01-30S 2038On Cloture on the Motion to ProceedAMotion to Invoke Cloture on the Motion to Proceed to Consider S. 2038; An original bill to prohibit Members of Congress and employees of Congress from using nonpublic information derived from their official positions for personal benefit, and for other purposes.
22012-01-26H J RES 98On the Motion to ProceedRMotion to Proceed to Consider H.J. Res. 98; A joint resolution relating to the disapproval of the President's exercise of authority to increase the debt limit, as submitted under section 3101A of title 31, United States Code, on January 12, 2012.
12012-01-23PN468On the NominationCConfirmation John M. Gerrard, of Nebraska, to be U.S. District Judge for the District of Nebraska
2512012-01-01H R 8On Passage of the BillPH.R. 8, As Amended; An act entitled the "American Taxpayer Relief Act of 2012".