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Entry Title Date
Morning Business September 18, 2014
Mark Pryor, D-AR
"Mr. President, I ask unanimous consent that the Senate proceed to a period of morning business, with Senators permitted to speak for up to 10 minutes each."
Orders For Monday, September 22, 2014, Through Wednesday, November 12, 2014 September 18, 2014
Mark Pryor, D-AR
"I ask unanimous consent that when the Senate completes its business today, it adjourn and convene for pro forma sessions only with no business conducted on the following dates and times, and that following each pro forma session, the Senate adjourn until the next pro forma session, unless the Senate receives a message from the House that it has adopted S. Con. Res. 44, the adjournment resolution: Monday, September 22 at 4 p.m.; Thursday, September 25 at 12 noon; Monday, September 29 at 12 noon; Thursday, October 2 at 12 noon; Monday, October 6 at 2 p.m.; Thursday, October 9 at 12 noon; Monday, October 13 at 12 noon; Thursday, October 16 at 12 noon; Monday, October 20, at 10:15 a.m.; Thursday, October 23 at 12 noon; Monday, October 27 at 12 noon; Thursday, October 30 at 12 noon; Monday, November 3 at 12 noon; Thursday, November 6 at 12 noon; and Monday, November 10 at 12 noon; and that when the Senate adjourns on November 10, it stand adjourned until 2 p.m. on Wednesday, November 12, 2014; further, that if the Senate receives a message that the House has adopted S. Con. Res. 44, it adjourn until 10 a.m. on Wednesday, October 15, for a pro forma session only, and that following the pro forma session, the Senate adjourn until Wednesday, November 12, at 2 p.m.; that on Wednesday, November 12, 2014, following the prayer and pledge, the morning hour be deemed expired, the Journal of proceedings be approved to date, and the time for the two leaders be reserved for their use later in the day; and that following any leader remarks, there be a period of morning business until 5:30 p.m., with Senators permitted to speak therein for up to 10 minutes each, with the time equally divided and controlled between the two leaders or their designees; further, that at 5:30 p.m., the Senate proceed to executive session and immediately proceed to vote on cloture on the Moss and May nominations, as provided for under the previous order, and that this be the first rollcall vote of the day."
Bank On Students Emergency Loan Refinancing Act—Motion To Proceed September 18, 2014
Harry Reid, D-NV
"When the Senate reconvenes, it will be in a period of morning business until 1 p.m., with the time equally divided and controlled between the two leaders or their designees. The Republicans will control the first half and the majority will control the final half."
Morning Business September 17, 2014
Harry Reid, D-NV
"Mr. President, I ask unanimous consent that the Senate proceed to a period of morning business, with Senators permitted to speak therein for up to 10 minutes each."
Schedule September 17, 2014
Harry Reid, D-NV
"Mr. President, following my remarks and those of the Republican leader, the Senate will be in a period of morning business until noon today. During that period of time Senators will be allowed to speak for up to 10 minutes each. The time will be equally divided and controlled between the two leaders or their designees. Following morning business the Senate will proceed to one rollcall vote on the confirmation of John Bass to be the Ambassador to the Republic of Turkey, followed by several voice votes on executive nominations."

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