February 1, 2017 - Issue: Vol. 163, No. 17 — Daily Edition115th Congress (2017 - 2018) - 1st Session
MOTION TO PROCEED TO LEGISLATIVE SESSION; Congressional Record Vol. 163, No. 17
(Senate - February 01, 2017)
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[Page S561] From the Congressional Record Online through the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov] MOTION TO PROCEED TO LEGISLATIVE SESSION Mr. McCONNELL. Mr. President, I now move to proceed to legislative session. The PRESIDING OFFICER. The question is on agreeing to the motion. Mr. McCONNELL. Mr. President, I ask for the yeas and nays. The PRESIDING OFFICER. Is there a sufficient second? There appears to be a sufficient second. The clerk will call the roll. The legislative clerk called the roll. Mr. CORNYN. The following Senator is necessarily absent: the Senator from Alabama (Mr. Sessions). Mr. SCHUMER. I announce that the Senator from Delaware (Mr. Coons) and the Senator from Illinois (Mr. Durbin) are necessarily absent. The PRESIDING OFFICER (Mr. Tillis). Are there any other Senators in the Chamber desiring to vote? The result was announced--yeas 55, nays 42, as follows: [Rollcall Vote No. 41 Ex.] YEAS--55 Alexander Barrasso Blunt Boozman Burr Capito Cassidy Cochran Collins Corker Cornyn Cotton Crapo Cruz Daines Donnelly Enzi Ernst Fischer Flake Gardner Graham Grassley Hatch Heitkamp Heller Hoeven Inhofe Isakson Johnson Kennedy Lankford Lee Manchin McCain McCaskill McConnell Moran Murkowski Paul Perdue Portman Risch Roberts Rounds Rubio Sasse Scott Shelby Sullivan Thune Tillis Toomey Wicker Young NAYS--42 Baldwin Bennet Blumenthal Booker Brown Cantwell Cardin Carper Casey Cortez Masto Duckworth Feinstein Franken Gillibrand Harris Hassan Heinrich Hirono Kaine King Klobuchar Leahy Markey Menendez Merkley Murphy Murray Nelson Peters Reed Sanders Schatz Schumer Shaheen Stabenow Tester Udall Van Hollen Warner Warren Whitehouse Wyden NOT VOTING--3 Coons Durbin Sessions The motion was agreed to. ____________________