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Senate Session - June 18, 2019

The Senate confirmed Sean Cairncross' nomination to be CEO of Millennium Challenge Corporation (MCC). MCC is an independent U.S. foreign assistance agency created in 2004 working to reduce global poverty through economic growth. Members also voted to advance several judicial nominations and began debate on the defense authorization bill. The bill, which sets defense programs and policies for fiscal year 2020, includes authorization for new military equipment, setting military pay, and allowing funding for war.

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    116th Congress - Senate
    Total Hours: 563 (After 194 days)
    • Debate210 Hours
    • Quorum Calls120 Hours
    • Votes98 Hours

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    Source: Resume of Congressional Activity (senate.gov)