S.Res. 15 - A Resolution to Improve Procedures for the Consideration of Legislation and Nominations in the Senate.

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A resolution to improve procedures for the consideration of legislation and nominations in the Senate. (by CRS) 
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The resolution was agreed to. 
Amendments:
1 proposed amendment. 1 rejected. View amendments 
Senate Vote: On Passage

PASSED on January 24, 2013.

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voted YES: 78 voted NO: 16
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A Resolution to Improve Procedures for the Consideration of Legislation and Nominations in the Senate.

S.Res. 15 — 113th Congress (2013–2014)

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A resolution to improve procedures for the consideration of legislation and nominations in the Senate. (by CRS)
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A resolution to improve procedures for the consideration of legislation and nominations in the Senate.
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    Sponsor
    Harry Reid
    Co-Sponsors
    Subjects
    • Congress
    • Federal district courts
    • Federal officials
    • Judges
    • Legislative rules and procedure
    • Senate
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      Introduced1/24/2013
      Amendments (1 proposed)
      Passed Senate1/24/2013
      Bill History
      Chamber/CommitteeMotionDateResult
      select this voteSenateAmendment SA 3 not agreed to in Senate by Voice Vote.1/24/2013DID NOT PASS by voice vote
      currently selectedSenateS.Res. 15 (113th): A resolution to improve procedures for the consideration of legislation and nominations in the Senate.1/24/2013This bill PASSED the Senate
      78 voted YES 16 voted NO 6 voted present/not voting
      ActionDateDescription
      Introduced1/24/2013
      1/24/2013Submitted in the Senate.
      1/24/2013Measure laid before Senate by unanimous consent.
      1/24/2013Amendment SA 3 proposed by Senator Lee.
      select this voteVote1/24/2013Amendment SA 3 not agreed to in Senate by Voice Vote.
      currently selectedSenate Vote on Passage1/24/2013S.Res. 15 (113th): A resolution to improve procedures for the consideration of legislation and nominations in the Senate.
      NumberSponsorDate OfferedStatus
      select this voteS. Amdt. 3Lee, Mike [R-UT]January 24, 2013Failed by voice vote on January 23, 2013.

      To amend the Standing Rules of the Senate to reform the filibuster rules to improve the daily process of the Senate.

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      A Resolution to Improve Procedures for the Consideration of Legislation and Nominations in the Senate.: S.Res. 15 (113th): A resolution to improve procedures for the consideration of legislation and nominations in the Senate.

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      9 organizations opposed this bill

      Alliance for Justice
      Bolton, Alexander (2013, January 24). Liberals Irate as Senate Passes Watered-Down Filibuster Reform. The Hill. Retrieved January 25, 2013, from http://thehill.com/homenews/senate/279237-liberals-irate-as-senate-passes-watered-down-filibuster-reform.
      Brennan Center for Justice
      Bolton, Alexander (2013, January 24). Liberals Irate as Senate Passes Watered-Down Filibuster Reform. The Hill. Retrieved January 25, 2013, from http://thehill.com/homenews/senate/279237-liberals-irate-as-senate-passes-watered-down-filibuster-reform.
      Common Cause
      Bolton, Alexander (2013, January 24). Liberals Irate as Senate Passes Watered-Down Filibuster Reform. The Hill. Retrieved January 25, 2013, from http://thehill.com/homenews/senate/279237-liberals-irate-as-senate-passes-watered-down-filibuster-reform.
      Communications Workers of America
      Bolton, Alexander (2013, January 24). Liberals Irate as Senate Passes Watered-Down Filibuster Reform. The Hill. Retrieved January 25, 2013, from http://thehill.com/homenews/senate/279237-liberals-irate-as-senate-passes-watered-down-filibuster-reform.
      Heritage Foundation
      Bolton, Alexander (2013, January 24). Liberals Irate as Senate Passes Watered-Down Filibuster Reform. The Hill. Retrieved January 25, 2013, from http://thehill.com/homenews/senate/279237-liberals-irate-as-senate-passes-watered-down-filibuster-reform.
      International Union, United Automobile, Aerospace and Agricultural Implement Workers of America
      Bolton, Alexander (2013, January 24). Liberals Irate as Senate Passes Watered-Down Filibuster Reform. The Hill. Retrieved January 25, 2013, from http://thehill.com/homenews/senate/279237-liberals-irate-as-senate-passes-watered-down-filibuster-reform.
      Progressive Change Campaign Committee
      Bolton, Alexander (2013, January 24). Liberals Irate as Senate Passes Watered-Down Filibuster Reform. The Hill. Retrieved January 25, 2013, from http://thehill.com/homenews/senate/279237-liberals-irate-as-senate-passes-watered-down-filibuster-reform.
      Sierra Club
      Bolton, Alexander (2013, January 24). Liberals Irate as Senate Passes Watered-Down Filibuster Reform. The Hill. Retrieved January 25, 2013, from http://thehill.com/homenews/senate/279237-liberals-irate-as-senate-passes-watered-down-filibuster-reform.
      Voices for Progress
      Bolton, Alexander (2013, January 24). Liberals Irate as Senate Passes Watered-Down Filibuster Reform. The Hill. Retrieved January 25, 2013, from http://thehill.com/homenews/senate/279237-liberals-irate-as-senate-passes-watered-down-filibuster-reform.

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      Includes reported contributions to congressional campaigns of Senators in office on day of vote, from interest groups invested in the vote according to MapLight, January 1, 2009 – December 31, 2014.
      Contributions data source: OpenSecrets.org

      Contributions by Legislator

      Namesort iconPartyState$ From Interest Groups
      That Supported
      $ From Interest Groups
      That Opposed
      Vote
      Andrew Lamar AlexanderRTN$0$39,550Yes
      Kelly AyotteRNH$0$124,166Yes
      Tammy BaldwinDWI$0$749,308Yes
      John BarrassoRWY$0$17,900Yes
      Max BaucusDMT$0$6,300Yes
      Mark BegichDAK$0$316,297Yes
      Michael F. BennetDCO$0$327,228Yes
      Richard BlumenthalDCT$0$74,206Yes
      Roy BluntRMO$0$130,266Yes
      John BoozmanRAR$0$39,595Yes
      Barbara BoxerDCA$0$511,325Yes
      Sherrod BrownDOH$0$515,679Yes
      Richard BurrRNC$0$68,150Not Voting
      Maria CantwellDWA$0$138,128Yes
      Ben CardinDMD$0$50,025Yes
      Tom CarperDDE$0$25,300Yes
      Bob CaseyDPA$0$107,904Yes
      Clarence Saxby ChamblissRGA$0$500Not Voting
      Daniel CoatsRIN$0$49,850Not Voting
      Tom CoburnROK$0$82,843Not Voting
      William Thad CochranRMS$0$22,100Yes
      Susan M. CollinsRME$0$57,700Yes
      Christopher A. CoonsDDE$0$180,746Yes
      Bob CorkerRTN$0$32,870Yes
      John CornynRTX$0$113,405Yes
      Mike CrapoRID$0$1,800No
      Ted CruzRTX$0$1,589,613No
      Joe DonnellyDIN$0$144,744Yes
      Dick DurbinDIL$0$121,854Yes
      Mike EnziRWY$0$0Yes
      Dianne FeinsteinDCA$0$21,722Yes
      Deb FischerRNE$0$185,221Yes
      Jeff FlakeRAZ$0$1,338,739No
      Al FrankenDMN$0$395,688Yes
      Kirsten E. GillibrandDNY$0$294,487Yes
      Lindsey GrahamRSC$0$82,551Not Voting
      Chuck GrassleyRIA$0$45,150Yes
      Kay R. HaganDNC$0$438,575Yes
      Tom HarkinDIA$0$20,653Yes
      Orrin G. HatchRUT$0$28,450No
      Martin HeinrichDNM$0$517,076Yes
      Heidi HeitkampDND$0$73,515Yes
      Dean HellerRNV$0$135,837No
      Mazie K. HironoDHI$0$147,223Yes
      John HoevenRND$0$14,100Yes
      Jim InhofeROK$0$45,575Yes
      Johnny IsaksonRGA$0$30,650Yes
      Mike JohannsRNE$0$500Yes
      Ron JohnsonRWI$0$153,857No
      Tim JohnsonDSD$0$6,800Yes
      Tim KaineDVA$0$523,679Yes
      John F. KerryDMA$0$250Yes
      Angus S. King, Jr.IME$0$69,485Yes
      Mark KirkRIL$0$171,469Yes
      Amy KlobucharDMN$0$50,263Yes
      Mary L. LandrieuDLA$0$225,132Not Voting
      Frank R. LautenbergDNJ$0$1,500Yes
      Patrick J. LeahyDVT$0$74,125Yes
      Mike LeeRUT$0$71,420No
      Carl LevinDMI$0$0Yes
      Joe Manchin, IIIDWV$0$120,515Yes
      John McCainRAZ$0$182,093Yes
      Claire McCaskillDMO$0$169,886Yes
      Addison "Mitch" McConnellRKY$0$236,741Yes
      Bob MenéndezDNJ$0$61,700Yes
      Jeff MerkleyDOR$0$256,729Yes
      Barbara A. MikulskiDMD$0$26,300Yes
      Jerry MoranRKS$0$7,700Yes
      Lisa MurkowskiRAK$0$21,250Yes
      Chris MurphyDCT$0$516,864Yes
      Patty MurrayDWA$0$231,801Yes
      Clarence "Bill" NelsonDFL$0$166,026Yes
      Rand PaulRKY$0$340,834No
      Rob PortmanROH$0$158,068Yes
      Mark L. PryorDAR$0$132,074Yes
      John "Jack" ReedDRI$0$26,300Yes
      Harry ReidDNV$0$295,836Yes
      Jim RischRID$0$52,102No
      Charles "Pat" RobertsRKS$0$95,767Yes
      John "Jay" RockefellerDWV$0$6,400Yes
      Marco RubioRFL$0$1,067,817No
      Bernie SandersIVT$0$322,877No
      Brian SchatzDHI$0$195,485Yes
      Chuck SchumerDNY$0$119,350Yes
      Tim ScottRSC$0$269,012No
      Jeff SessionsRAL$0$4,200No
      Jeanne ShaheenDNH$0$357,956Yes
      Richard C. ShelbyRAL$0$2,450No
      Debbie StabenowDMI$0$115,757Yes
      Jon TesterDMT$0$416,402Yes
      John ThuneRSD$0$226,126Yes
      Patrick J. ToomeyRPA$0$1,510,618No
      Mark UdallDCO$0$954,642Yes
      Tom UdallDNM$0$277,283Yes
      David VitterRLA$0$183,726No
      Mark R. WarnerDVA$0$127,202Yes
      Elizabeth WarrenDMA$0$1,534,045Yes
      Sheldon WhitehouseDRI$0$124,940Yes
      Roger F. WickerRMS$0$9,750Yes
      Ron WydenDOR$0$24,850Yes

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      NamePartyState$ From Interest Groups
      That Supported
      $ From Interest Groups
      That Opposed
      Vote
      Andrew Lamar AlexanderRTN$0$39,550Yes
      Kelly AyotteRNH$0$124,166Yes
      Tammy BaldwinDWI$0$749,308Yes
      John BarrassoRWY$0$17,900Yes
      Max BaucusDMT$0$6,300Yes
      Mark BegichDAK$0$316,297Yes
      Michael F. BennetDCO$0$327,228Yes
      Richard BlumenthalDCT$0$74,206Yes
      Roy BluntRMO$0$130,266Yes
      John BoozmanRAR$0$39,595Yes
      Barbara BoxerDCA$0$511,325Yes
      Sherrod BrownDOH$0$515,679Yes
      Richard BurrRNC$0$68,150Not Voting
      Maria CantwellDWA$0$138,128Yes
      Ben CardinDMD$0$50,025Yes
      Tom CarperDDE$0$25,300Yes
      Bob CaseyDPA$0$107,904Yes
      Clarence Saxby ChamblissRGA$0$500Not Voting
      Daniel CoatsRIN$0$49,850Not Voting
      Tom CoburnROK$0$82,843Not Voting
      William Thad CochranRMS$0$22,100Yes
      Susan M. CollinsRME$0$57,700Yes
      Christopher A. CoonsDDE$0$180,746Yes
      Bob CorkerRTN$0$32,870Yes
      John CornynRTX$0$113,405Yes
      Mike CrapoRID$0$1,800No
      Ted CruzRTX$0$1,589,613No
      Joe DonnellyDIN$0$144,744Yes
      Dick DurbinDIL$0$121,854Yes
      Mike EnziRWY$0$0Yes
      Dianne FeinsteinDCA$0$21,722Yes
      Deb FischerRNE$0$185,221Yes
      Jeff FlakeRAZ$0$1,338,739No
      Al FrankenDMN$0$395,688Yes
      Kirsten E. GillibrandDNY$0$294,487Yes
      Lindsey GrahamRSC$0$82,551Not Voting
      Chuck GrassleyRIA$0$45,150Yes
      Kay R. HaganDNC$0$438,575Yes
      Tom HarkinDIA$0$20,653Yes
      Orrin G. HatchRUT$0$28,450No
      Martin HeinrichDNM$0$517,076Yes
      Heidi HeitkampDND$0$73,515Yes
      Dean HellerRNV$0$135,837No
      Mazie K. HironoDHI$0$147,223Yes
      John HoevenRND$0$14,100Yes
      Jim InhofeROK$0$45,575Yes
      Johnny IsaksonRGA$0$30,650Yes
      Mike JohannsRNE$0$500Yes
      Ron JohnsonRWI$0$153,857No
      Tim JohnsonDSD$0$6,800Yes
      Tim KaineDVA$0$523,679Yes
      John F. KerryDMA$0$250Yes
      Angus S. King, Jr.IME$0$69,485Yes
      Mark KirkRIL$0$171,469Yes
      Amy KlobucharDMN$0$50,263Yes
      Mary L. LandrieuDLA$0$225,132Not Voting
      Frank R. LautenbergDNJ$0$1,500Yes
      Patrick J. LeahyDVT$0$74,125Yes
      Mike LeeRUT$0$71,420No
      Carl LevinDMI$0$0Yes
      Joe Manchin, IIIDWV$0$120,515Yes
      John McCainRAZ$0$182,093Yes
      Claire McCaskillDMO$0$169,886Yes
      Addison "Mitch" McConnellRKY$0$236,741Yes
      Bob MenéndezDNJ$0$61,700Yes
      Jeff MerkleyDOR$0$256,729Yes
      Barbara A. MikulskiDMD$0$26,300Yes
      Jerry MoranRKS$0$7,700Yes
      Lisa MurkowskiRAK$0$21,250Yes
      Chris MurphyDCT$0$516,864Yes
      Patty MurrayDWA$0$231,801Yes
      Clarence "Bill" NelsonDFL$0$166,026Yes
      Rand PaulRKY$0$340,834No
      Rob PortmanROH$0$158,068Yes
      Mark L. PryorDAR$0$132,074Yes
      John "Jack" ReedDRI$0$26,300Yes
      Harry ReidDNV$0$295,836Yes
      Jim RischRID$0$52,102No
      Charles "Pat" RobertsRKS$0$95,767Yes
      John "Jay" RockefellerDWV$0$6,400Yes
      Marco RubioRFL$0$1,067,817No
      Bernie SandersIVT$0$322,877No
      Brian SchatzDHI$0$195,485Yes
      Chuck SchumerDNY$0$119,350Yes
      Tim ScottRSC$0$269,012No
      Jeff SessionsRAL$0$4,200No
      Jeanne ShaheenDNH$0$357,956Yes
      Richard C. ShelbyRAL$0$2,450No
      Debbie StabenowDMI$0$115,757Yes
      Jon TesterDMT$0$416,402Yes
      John ThuneRSD$0$226,126Yes
      Patrick J. ToomeyRPA$0$1,510,618No
      Mark UdallDCO$0$954,642Yes
      Tom UdallDNM$0$277,283Yes
      David VitterRLA$0$183,726No
      Mark R. WarnerDVA$0$127,202Yes
      Elizabeth WarrenDMA$0$1,534,045Yes
      Sheldon WhitehouseDRI$0$124,940Yes
      Roger F. WickerRMS$0$9,750Yes
      Ron WydenDOR$0$24,850Yes

      Interest Groups that supported this bill

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      Interest Groups that opposed this bill

      $ Donated
      Republican/Conservative$8,759,435
      Democratic/Liberal$6,882,851
      Environmental policy$5,281,050
      Communications & hi-tech unions$421,350
      Automotive Manufacturing union$369,532
      Human Rights$38,300
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