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Senate Session - September 17, 2019

The Senate confirmed two ambassadorial nominations: John Rakolta to the United Arab Emirates and Kenneth Howery to Sweden. Lawmakers also advanced the Treasury Department nominations of Brent McIntosh for undersecretary of international affairs and Brian Callahan for general counsel. Democrats made floor speeches on efforts to pass gun background checks legislation.

10:00AM - 1:20PM ETSenate Session, Part 1 2:15PM - 10:18PM ETSenate Session, Part 2

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    116th Congress - Senate
    Total Hours: 734 (After 286 days)
    • Debate237 Hours
    • Quorum Calls159 Hours
    • Votes146 Hours

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    Source: Resume of Congressional Activity (senate.gov)