Date Question Position Result
7/15/15 On the Amendment in the Senate
S.Amdt. 2161 (Kirk) to S. 1177: To ensure that States measure and report on indicators of student access to critical educational resources and identify disparities in such resources, and for other purposes.
Nay Amendment Rejected
7/15/15 On the Amendment in the Senate
S.Amdt. 2171 (Heitkamp) to S. 1177: To reinstate grants to improve the mental health of children.
Yea Amendment Rejected
7/15/15 On the Amendment in the Senate
S.Amdt. 2176 (Markey) to S. 1177: To establish a climate change education program.
Nay Amendment Rejected
7/15/15 Motion to Invoke Cloture on the Alexander Amdt. No. 2089 Yea Cloture Motion Agreed to
7/14/15 On the Amendment in the Senate
S.Amdt. 2093 (Franken) to S. 1177: To end discrimination based on actual or perceived sexual orientation or gender identity in public schools.
Nay Amendment Rejected
7/14/15 On the Amendment in the Senate
S.Amdt. 2162 (Lee) to S. 1177: To amend the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965 relating to parental notification and opt-out of assessments.
Yea Amendment Rejected
7/14/15 On the Amendment in the Senate
S.Amdt. 2194 (Isakson) to S. 1177: To require local educational agencies to inform parents of any State or local educational agency policy, procedure, or parental right regarding student participation in any mandated assessments for that school year.
Yea Amendment Agreed to
7/14/15 On the Amendment in the Senate
S.Amdt. 2169 (Booker) to S. 1177: To require a State's report card to include information on the graduation rates of homeless children and children in foster care.
Nay Amendment Agreed to
7/14/15 On the Amendment in the Senate
S.Amdt. 2132 (Scott) to S. 1177: To expand opportunity by allowing Title I funds to follow low-income children.
Yea Amendment Rejected
7/13/15 On the Amendment in the Senate
S.Amdt. 2080 (Hatch) to S. 1177: To establish a committee on student privacy policy.
Yea Amendment Agreed to
7/9/15 On the Motion (Reed Motion to Instruct Conferees Re: H.R. 1735) Nay Motion Rejected
7/9/15 Motion to Invoke Cloture on the Motion to Insist on the Senate Amendment, Agree to the Request for Conference, and Authorize the Presiding Officer to Appoint Conferees Re: H.R. 1735 Yea Cloture Motion Agreed to
7/9/15 On the Amendment in the Senate
S.Amdt. 2094 (Toomey) to S. 1177: To ensure that States have policies or procedures that prohibit aiding or abetting of sexual abuse, and for other purposes.
Yea Amendment Agreed to
7/9/15 On the Amendment in the Senate
S.Amdt. 2099 (Brown) to S. 1177: To amend part A of title IV of the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965 to allow funds provided under such part to be used for a site resource coordinator.
Yea Amendment Agreed to
7/9/15 On the Amendment in the Senate
S.Amdt. 2110 (Daines) to S. 1177: To allow a State to submit a declaration of intent to the Secretary of Education to combine certain funds to improve the academic achievement of students.
Yea Amendment Rejected
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
Yea 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.
Nay 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.
Nay 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 Yea Cloture on the Motion to Proceed Rejected