House Resolution on Impeachment Procedures
Senate Session - October 17, 2019

The Senate blocked a disapproval resolution terminating the Trump administration’s new Environmental Protection Agency rule on carbon emissions standards for power plants, replacing President Obama’s Clean Power Plan. In a 53-36 vote, members failed to override President Trump’s veto of a resolution to end his U.S. southern border emergency declaration. A two-thirds majority was needed. Ten Republicans voted in favor of the measure.

9:59AM - 5:10PM ETSenate Session

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    116th Congress - Senate
    Total Hours: 862 (After 323 days)
    • Debate246 Hours
    • Quorum Calls182 Hours
    • Votes181 Hours

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    Source: Resume of Congressional Activity (senate.gov)