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Occurrences in the Congressional Record

Entry Title Date
Executive Session February 11, 2016
Mitch McConnell, R-KY
"I ask unanimous consent that notwithstanding rule XXII, at 5:30 p.m., on February 22, the Senate vote on the motion to invoke cloture on the Califf nomination."
Authority For Committees To Meet February 11, 2016
Mitch McConnell, R-KY
"Mr. President, I ask unanimous consent that the Committee on Armed Services be authorized to meet during the session of the Senate on February 11, 2016, at 10 a.m."
Personal Explanation February 11, 2016
Jim Himes, D-CT
"Mr. Speaker, on February 9, 2016, I was unable to be present to cast my vote on the 9/11 Memorial Act (H.R. 3036). Had I been present for roll call No. 64, I would have voted “aye.”"
Personal Explanation February 11, 2016
Rodney Frelinghuysen, R-NJ
"Mr. Speaker, I am not recorded on Roll Call Number 64 from February 9, 2016. As a cosponsor of H.R. 3036, the National 9/11 Memorial at the World Trade Center Act, introduced by Rep. Tom MacArthur of New Jersey, I would have voted Yes on Roll Call Number 64."
Providing For Consideration Of Motions To Suspend The Rules February 11, 2016
Michael Burgess, R-TX
"Mr. Speaker, I ask unanimous consent that it be in order at any time through the legislative day of February 12, 2016, for the Speaker to entertain motions that the House suspend the rules, as though under clause 1 of rule XV, relating to the bill (H.R. 757) to improve the enforcement of sanctions against the Government of North Korea, and for other purposes."

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