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Mitch McConnell

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Congressional Record entries

Entry Title Date
Measure Placed On The Calendar—S. 3100 June 28, 2016
Mitch McConnell, R-KY
"Mr. President, I understand there is a bill at the desk that is due a second reading."
Measure Placed On The Calendar—S. 3100 June 28, 2016
Mitch McConnell, R-KY
"Mr. President, in order to place the bill on the calendar under the provisions of rule XIV, I object to further proceedings."
Zika Virus And Va-Milcon Funding Bill June 28, 2016
Mitch McConnell, R-KY
"Mr. President, we all heard Democrats warn that we ``cannot delay any longer'' on Zika control funding. We have heard them warn that ``every day we wait is increasing the risk that we will have problems with Zika.'' We have even heard them warn that ``the mosquitoes are not going to be on recess.'' But now, as we are about to vote on a bicameral compromise that reflects the $1.1 billion funding level that Democrats already unanimously supported here in the Senate, they are threatening to block the Zika control money."
Transportation, Housing And Urban Development, And Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2016—Conference Report June 28, 2016
Mitch McConnell, R-KY
"Mr. President, I enter a motion to reconsider the vote."
Transportation, Housing And Urban Development, And Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2016—Conference Report June 28, 2016
Mitch McConnell, R-KY
"Mr. President, I ask unanimous consent that the Senate recess from 12:30 p.m. until 2:15 p.m. to allow for the weekly caucus meetings."

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