Voting Record

Date Question Position Result
7/8/15 On the Amendment in the Senate
S.Amdt. 2139 (Alexander) to S. 1177: To allow States to let Federal funds for the education of disadvantaged children follow low-income children to the accredited or otherwise State-approved public school, private school, or supplemental educational serv
Nay Amendment Rejected
7/8/15 On the Amendment in the Senate
S.Amdt. 2107 (Tester) to S. 1177: To restore sections of the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965.
Yea Amendment Agreed to
7/8/15 On the Amendment in the Senate
S.Amdt. 2109 (Hirono) to S. 1177: To amend section 1111(b)(2)(B)(xi) to provide for additional disaggregation for local educational agencies with a total of not less than 1,000 Asian and Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander students.
Yea Amendment Rejected
7/8/15 On the Amendment in the Senate
S.Amdt. 2085 (Reed) to S. 1177: To amend the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965 regarding school librarians and effective school library programs.
Yea Amendment Agreed to
7/7/15 On the Nomination PN12: Kara Farnandez Stoll, of Virginia, to be United States Circuit Judge for the Federal Circuit Yea Nomination Confirmed
6/24/15 Motion to Invoke Cloture on the Motion to Concur in the House Amendment to the Senate Amendment to H.R. 1295 with Amendment No. 2065 Yea Cloture Motion Agreed to
6/24/15 On the Motion (Motion to Concur in the House Amendment to the Senate Amendment to H.R. 2146) in the Senate
H.R. 2146: Defending Public Safety Employees’ Retirement Act
Yea Motion Agreed to
6/23/15 Motion to Invoke Cloture on the Motion to Concur in the House Amendment to the Senate Amendment to H.R. 2146 Yea Cloture Motion Agreed to
6/22/15 On the Nomination PN414: Peter V. Neffenger, of Ohio, to be an Assistant Secretary of Homeland Security Yea Nomination Confirmed
6/18/15 Motion to Invoke Cloture on the Motion to Proceed to H.R. 2685 Nay Cloture on the Motion to Proceed Rejected
6/18/15 On Passage of the Bill in the Senate
H.R. 1735: National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2016
Yea Bill Passed
6/17/15 Motion to Invoke Cloture on H.R. 1735 Yea Cloture Motion Agreed to
6/16/15 On the Amendment in the Senate
S.Amdt. 1473 (Vitter) to H.R. 1735: To limit the retirement of Army combat units, and to provide an offset.
Nay Amendment Rejected
6/16/15 Motion to Invoke Cloture on McCain Amdt. No. 1463 Yea Cloture Motion Agreed to
6/16/15 On the Amendment in the Senate
S.Amdt. 1578 (Gillibrand) to H.R. 1735: To reform procedures for determinations to proceed to trial by court-martial for certain offenses under the Uniform Code of Military Justice.
Nay Amendment Rejected
6/16/15 On the Amendment in the Senate
S.Amdt. 1549 (Ernst) to H.R. 1735: To provide for a temporary, emergency authorization of defense articles, defense services, and related training directly to the Kurdistan Regional Government.
Nay Amendment Rejected
6/16/15 On the Amendment in the Senate
S.Amdt. 1889 (McCain) to H.R. 1735: To reaffirm the prohibition on torture.
Yea Amendment Agreed to
6/15/15 On the Nomination PN88: Matthew T. McGuire, of the District of Columbia, to be United States Executive Director of the International Bank for Reconstruction and Development for a term of two years Yea Nomination Confirmed
6/11/15 Motion to Invoke Cloture on Burr Amdt. No. 1569 As Modified Nay Cloture Motion Rejected
6/10/15 On the Motion to Table S.Amdt. 1986 to H.R. 1735 (Military Construction Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2016) Nay Motion to Table Failed
6/9/15 On the Amendment in the Senate
S.Amdt. 1521 (Reed) to H.R. 1735: To limit the availability of amounts authorized to be appropriated for overseas contingency operations pending relief from the spending limits under the Budget Control Act of 2011.
Yea Amendment Rejected
6/4/15 On the Amendment in the Senate
S.Amdt. 1506 (Tillis) to H.R. 1735: To provide for the stationing of C-130 H aircraft avionics previously modified by the Avionics Modernization Program (AMP) in support of daily training and contingency requirements for Airborne and Special Operations F
Nay Amendment Agreed to
6/4/15 On the Amendment in the Senate
S.Amdt. 1494 (Shaheen) to H.R. 1735: To revise the definition of spouse for purposes of veterans benefits in recognition of new State definitions of spouse.
Yea Amendment Rejected
6/4/15 On the Amendment in the Senate
S.Amdt. 1522 (Portman) to H.R. 1735: To provide additional amounts for procurement and for research, development, test, and evaluation for Stryker Lethality Upgrades, and to provide an offset.
Nay Amendment Agreed to
6/2/15 On Passage of the Bill in the Senate
H.R. 2048: Uniting and Strengthening America by Fulfilling Rights and Ensuring Effective Discipline Over Monitoring Act of 2015
Yea Bill Passed