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Occurrences in the Congressional Record

Entry Title Date
Morning Business April 28, 2015
John Cornyn, R-TX
"Mr. President, I ask unanimous consent that the Senate be in a period of morning business, with Senators permitted to speak therein for up to 10 minutes each."
Orders For Wednesday, April 29, 2015 April 28, 2015
John Boozman, R-AR
"Mr. President, I ask unanimous consent that when the Senate completes its business today, it adjourn until 9:30 a.m., Wednesday, April 29; that 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; that following leader remarks, the Senate be in a period of morning business, with Senators permitted to speak therein for up to 10 minutes each, until 10:30 a.m., with the time equally divided in the usual form; further, that at 10:30 a.m., the Senate recess subject to the call of the Chair to allow for the joint meeting with the Japanese Prime Minister, His Excellency Shinzo Abe; and finally, that following the joint meeting, the Senate resume consideration of H.R. 1191."
Morning Business April 27, 2015
David Perdue, R-GA
"Mr. President, I ask unanimous consent that the Senate be in a period of morning business, with Senators permitted to speak therein for up to 20 minutes each."
Morning Business April 23, 2015
Bob Corker, R-TN
"Mr. President, I ask unanimous consent that the Senate be in a period of morning business, with Senators permitted to speak for up to 10 minutes each."
Legislative Session April 23, 2015
Mitch McConnell, R-KY
"Mr. President, I further ask unanimous consent that the Senate resume legislative session and be in a period of morning business until 3 p.m., with Senators permitted to speak for up to 10 minutes each."

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