Nomination votes in the Senate and bipartisan votes in the House. Both chambers are on recess this week.
|Recent Senate Votes|
|Branstad Nomination – Vote Confirmed (82-13, 5 Not Voting)
The Senate confirmed the nomination of Terry Branstad to be U.S. ambassador to China.
Sen. Thomas Carper voted YES
Sen. Chris Coons voted YES
Sullivan Nomination – Vote Confirmed (94-6)
Thapar Nomination – Vote Confirmed (52-44, 4 Not Voting)
|Recent House Votes|
|Pesticides Regulations – Vote Passed (256-165, 9 Not Voting)
The bill would generally prohibit EPA and states from requiring that entities applying pesticides near navigable waters must first obtain a permit under the Clean Water Act, if the application is authorized under the Federal Insecticide, Fungicide, and Rodenticide Act (FIFRA).
Rep. Lisa Blunt Rochester voted YES
Prosecution of Child Pornography – Vote Passed (368-51, 11 Not Voting)
Child Abuse Reporting – Vote Passed (415-3, 12 Not Voting)