[Congressional Record Index (2012)]
[From the U.S. Government Printing Office, www.gpo.gov]



McCAIN, JOHN (a Senator from Arizona)

  Addresses
      Tribute to Senator Levin: by, S1191 [1MR]
  Amendments
      Agriculture: continue certain programs (S. 3240), S3791 [6JN], 
        S3847, S3848, S3852 [7JN], S3992 [12JN], S4152 [13JN], S4245 
        [18JN], S4275 [19JN], S4384, S4419 [21JN]
      Appropriations: making for Dept. of Defense and other Federal 
        departments and agencies, rescind unobligated stimulus funds, 
        and reduce discretionary spending (H.R. 1), S8126, S8130, 
        S8142, S8143, S8144 [18DE], S8184, S8207 [19DE], S8431, S8433 
        [27DE], S8476 [28DE]
      Congress: prohibit Members and employees from using nonpublic 
        information derived from their official positions for personal 
        benefit (S. 2038), S170, S171, S172 [30JA], S184, S189 [31JA], 
        S271 [1FE]
      Dept. of Defense: authorizing appropriations for military 
        activities, prescribing personnel strengths, and military 
        construction (S. 3254), S7005, S7054, S7055, S7056, S7084 
        [28NO], S7200, S7228, S7255, S7259, S7272, S7274 [29NO], 
        S7288, S7297 [30NO], S7325, S7326, S7347 [3DE], S7386 [4DE]
      Dept. of Veterans Affairs: establish a veterans jobs corps (S. 
        3457), S6113 [11SE]
      FDA: revise and extend the user-fee programs for prescription 
        drugs and medical devices and establish user-fee programs for 
        generic drugs and biosimilars (S. 3187), S3288 [17MY], S3520 
        [23MY], S3536 [24MY]
      FEMA: restore financial solvency of the National Flood Insurance 
        Fund (S. 1940), S4727 [28JN]
      Postal Service: improve, sustain, and transform (S. 1789), 
        S2406, S2426, S2427 [17AP], S2504, S2512, S2513 [18AP], S2639, 
        S2642 [24AP]
      Power resources: eliminate unnecessary tax subsidies and promote 
        renewable energy (S. 2204), S2034, S2035 [26MR]
      Roads and highways: extend Federal-aid highway, highway safety, 
        motor carrier safety, transit, and other Highway Trust Fund-
        funded programs (S. 1813), S536, S538 [9FE], S571 [13FE], 
        S650, S651 [14FE], S861 [16FE], S1148 [29FE], S1533 [8MR]
      Small business: increase job creation and economic growth by 
        improving access to public capital markets for emerging growth 
        companies (H.R. 3606), S1757 [15MR], S1856, S1857 [20MR]
      Southeast Asia: reaffirm U.S. support for declaration of conduct 
        of parties in the South China Sea among Association of 
        Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) member states and China (S. 
        Res. 524), S6004, S6011 [2AU]
      Sports: protect and enhance opportunities for recreational 
        fishing, hunting, and shooting (S. 3525), S6807 [14NO]
      Taxation: provide a temporary income tax credit for increased 
        payroll and extend bonus depreciation for certain business 
        assets (S. 2237), S4896 [11JY]
      ------provide incentives for businesses to bring jobs and 
        business activity back to the U.S. (S. 3364), S5237 [19JY]
      Technology: enhance security and resiliency of U.S. cyber and 
        communications infrastructure (S. 3414), S5401 [25JY], S5495, 
        S5507, S5520, S5521, S5522, S5532, S5544, S5556, S5579, S5591 
        [26JY], S5688 [30JY], S5748, S5760, S5772 [31JY]
  Appointments
      Conferee: H.R. 4310, Dept. of Defense appropriations for 
        military activities, prescribing personnel strengths, and 
        military construction, S7972 [12DE]
      ------S. 3254, Dept. of Defense appropriations for military 
        activities, prescribing personnel strengths, and military 
        construction, S7392 [4DE]
  Articles and editorials
      Failure To Deliver Solutions to Postal Service's Problems, 
        Washington (DC) Post, S2631 [24AP]
      Fannie, Freddie Dole Out Big Bonuses, Josh Boak and Joseph 
        Williams, Politico (publication), S184 [31JA]
      Lobby E-Mails Show Depth of Obama Ties to Drug Industry, Peter 
        Baker, New York (NY) Times, S4445 [25JN]
      ObamaCare's Secret History--How a Pfizer CEO and Big Pharma 
        Colluded With the White House at the Public's Expense, Wall 
        Street Journal, S4444 [25JN]
      Strassel--Axelrod's Obamacare Dollars, Kimberly A. Strassel, 
        Wall Street Journal, S4442, S4446 [25JN]
  Bills and resolutions cosponsored
      Abdnor, James: tribute (see S. Res. 475), S3631 [24MY]
      Africa: condemn atrocities and encourage efforts to end threats 
        by the Lord's Resistance Army and bring Joseph Kony and his 
        top commanders to justice (see S. Res. 402), S1932 [21MR]
      Appropriations: provide for automatic continuing resolutions 
        (see S. 3434), S5381 [25JY]
      Aurora, CO: condemn movie theater shootings and express 
        condolences for victims and gratitude to responders to the 
        shootings (see S. Con. Res. 53), S5304 [24JY]
      Budget: modify discretionary spending limits to take into 
        account savings resulting from the reduction in the number of 
        Federal employees and extending the Federal employee pay 
        freeze (see S. 2065), S323 [2FE]
      Burmese Freedom and Democracy Act: approve renewal of import 
        restrictions (see S.J. Res. 43), S3976 [12JN]
      Clothing industry: provide preferential duty treatment to 
        certain apparel articles of the Philippines (see S. 1244), 
        S3839 [7JN]
      Congress: approve permit for the Keystone XL Pipeline (see S. 
        2041), S163 [30JA]
      Crime: establish criminal offense for fraudulent claims about 
        military service (see S. 1728), S4822 [10JY]
      Dept. of Defense: authorizing appropriations for military 
        activities, prescribing personnel strengths, and military 
        construction (see S. 2467), S2823 [26AP]
      Dept. of HHS: ensure religious conscience protections relative 
        to insurance coverage of certain women's preventive health 
        services (see S. 2043), S262 [1FE]
      Dept. of Labor: prohibit finalization of certain proposed child 
        labor rules relative to family farming (see S. 2221), S1932 
        [21MR]
      Dept. of the Interior: limit authority to issue regulations 
        before a certain date under the Surface Mining Control and 
        Reclamation Act (see S. 3450), S5487 [26JY]
      ------settle water rights claims of the Navajo Nation and Hopi 
        Tribe in Arizona, authorize construction of certain water 
        projects, and resolve litigation concerning Colorado River 
        operations (see S. 2109), S614 [14FE]
      Dept. of the Treasury: prohibit payment of surcharges for 
        commemorative coin programs to private organizations or 
        entities (see S. 3612), S6625 [21SE]
      Enterprise (U.S.S.): tribute to the Navy and current and former 
        officers and crew upon completion of final deployment (see S. 
        Con. Res. 65), S8203 [19DE] (see S. Res. 630), S8665 [2JA]
      Europe: designate Hezbollah as a terrorist organization and 
        impose sanctions, provide information about Hezbollah to 
        European allies, and support Bulgaria in investigating 
        terrorist attack in Burgas (see S. Res. 613), S7744 [11DE]
      FAA: reform regulations regarding enforcement actions against 
        pilots, clarify statutory deference related to the NTSB, 
        require notice to airmen (NOTAM) posting, and reform medical 
        certification process (see S. 1335), S3730 [5JN]
      Fang Lizhi: tribute (see S. Res. 476), S3688 [4JN]
      FDA: reduce regulatory burdens that unnecessarily delay new 
        medical devices from reaching the market (see S. 2067), S323 
        [2FE]
      Financial institutions: address fee disclosure requirements (see 
        S. 3204), S5382 [25JY]
      Government-sponsored enterprises: suspend compensation packages 
        for senior executives of Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac and 
        compensate such executives in accordance with other financial 
        regulatory agencies (see S. 2054), S261 [1FE]
      Gyari, Lodi G.: tribute (see S. Res. 557), S6340 [13SE]
      Havel, Vaclav: tribute (see S. Con. Res. 34), S163 [30JA]
      Hazardous substances: certify that the Yucca Mountain site 
        remains the designated site for development of a repository 
        for disposal of high-level radioactive waste (see S. 2176), 
        S1540 [8MR]
      Health: repeal excise tax on medical devices (see S. 17), S4674 
        [27JN]
      Immigration: implement a special visa system to allow long-term 
        resident youth to pursue a technical or college degree or 
        serve in the U.S. military (see S. 3639), S6947 [27NO]
      Inouye, Daniel K.: tribute (see S. Res. 624), S8138 [18DE]
      Internet: oppose any effort to transfer control to the U.N. or 
        any other international governmental organization (see S. Res. 
        446), S2824 [26AP]
      ------promote a global Internet free from government control and 
        preserve and advance the multistakeholder governance model 
        currently in effect (see S. Con. Res. 50), S4674 [27JN]
      Iran: express importance of preventing acquisition of nuclear 
        weapons capability and continue economic and diplomatic 
        pressure to secure nonproliferation agreement (see S.J. Res. 
        41), S3631 [24MY] (see S. Res. 380), S850 [16FE]
      ------support freedom and civil liberties, and free and fair 
        elections, condemn human rights violations, and lift 
        restrictions on freedoms of assembly, association, and 
        expression (see S. Res. 386), S1194 [1MR]
      ITC: develop and recommend legislation for temporarily 
        suspending duties (see S. 3292), S4151 [13JN]
      Labor unions: protect the free choice of individual employees 
        relative to participation in labor organizations (see S. 
        2173), S2825 [26AP]
      Libya: commend U.S. public servants who died in attack on U.S. 
        consulate in Benghazi, express condolences to families of 
        victims, condemn the attack, and call for perpetrators to be 
        brought to justice (see S. Res. 551), S6270 [12SE] (see S. 
        Res. 588), S6626 [21SE]
      McGovern, George S.: tribute (see S. Res. 607), S7303 [30NO]
      Money: improve circulation of $1 coins in order to phase out 
        production of $1 bills (see S. 2049), S208 [31JA]
      National Mentoring Month: designate (see S. Res. 367), S323 
        [2FE]
      Newtown, CT: condemn shootings at Sandy Hook Elementary School, 
        express condolences for victims, and commend school personnel 
        and first responders who responded to shootings (see S. Res. 
        621), S8071 [17DE]
      NLRB: disapprove rule relative to representation election 
        procedures (see S.J. Res. 36), S850 [16FE]
      Parks, Rosa: tribute (see S. Res. 618), S8204 [19DE]
      Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act: protect rights of 
        conscience relative to requirements for coverage of specific 
        items and services (see S. 1467), S495 [9FE]
      ------repeal health insurance tax (see S. 1880), S4675 [27JN]
      Power resources: facilitate domestic energy production to reduce 
        energy costs and spur economic growth and job creation (see S. 
        3445), S5486 [26JY]
      Presidents of the U.S.: establish a moratorium on significant 
        regulations imposed by a lame duck President (see S. 2368), 
        S2731 [25AP]
      Public debt: disapprove the President's exercise of authority to 
        increase the debt limit (see S.J. Res. 34), S42 [23JA]
      Rudman, Warren: tribute (see S. Res. 604), S7215 [29NO]
      Russia: extend normal trade relations status (see S. 3285), 
        S3976 [12JN]
      Southeast Asia: reaffirm U.S. support for declaration of conduct 
        of parties in the South China Sea among Association of 
        Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) member states and China (see 
        S. Res. 524), S5257 [23JY]
      Specter, Arlen: tribute (see S. Res. 612), S7703 [10DE]
      Syria: condemn human rights violations, collect information on 
        crimes against humanity and take action for those responsible 
        for such crimes, prevent mass atrocities, and support people 
        of Syria (see S. Res. 428), S2546 [19AP]
      Taxation: prohibit the use of public funds for political party 
        conventions and return previously distributed funds for 
        deficit reduction (see S. 3257), S3731 [5JN]
      ------repeal estate and generation-skipping taxes (see S. 2242), 
        S2166 [28MR]
      Tibet: support people, call on China to allow free practice of 
        religion and release political prisoners, and congratulate 
        Tibetans living in exile for holding democratic elections (see 
        S. Res. 356), S163 [30JA]
      Turkey: condemn Kurdistan Workers' Party (PKK/Kongra-Gel) for 
        violence and acts of terror and support efforts to eliminate 
        threat (see S. Res. 486), S3839 [7JN]
      Twain, Mark: mint commemorative coins (see S. 1929), S5047 
        [16JY]
      U.S. Fire Administration: reauthorize (see S. 2218), S1932 
        [21MR]
      Water: prevent finalization by the EPA or Corps of Engineers of 
        proposed guidance on identification of waters protected by the 
        Federal Water Pollution Control Act (see S. 2245), S3175 
        [15MY]
      Wildfires: tribute to efforts of firefighters and military 
        personnel to contain wildfires and protect life, homes, and 
        natural resources (see S. Res. 523), S5047 [16JY]
  Bills and resolutions introduced
      Arizona: anniversary of statehood (see S. Res. 373), S614 [14FE]
      Committee on Investigation of the September 11, 2012, Terrorist 
        Attacks in Benghazi, Libya (Senate, Select): establish (see S. 
        Res. 594), S6800 [14NO]
      Computers: improve cybersecurity by collaborating with industry, 
        enhancing information sharing, strengthening criminal statutes 
        for cyber crimes, and updating Federal security standards (see 
        S. 2151), S1194 [1MR] (see S. 3342), S4674 [27JN]
      Dept. of Defense: provide for transfer of excess aircraft to the 
        Forest Service for wildfire suppression activities (see S. 
        3441), S5381 [25JY]
      Dept. of Justice: support appointment of an independent special 
        counsel to investigate leaked intelligence information on 
        covert operations (see S. Res. 489), S3977 [12JN]
      Professional Boxing Safety Act: amend (see S. 3306), S4238 
        [18JN]
      Syria: condemn mass atrocities and human rights abuses and 
        support right of the people to be safe and defend themselves 
        (see S. Res. 424), S2496 [18AP]
      U.S. Boxing Commission: establish (see S. 3306), S4238 [18JN]
  Forewords
      ``Arizona--100 Years Grand'': by, S598 [14FE]
  Letters
      Convention on the Rights of Persons With Disabilities: Chen 
        Guangcheng, S6933 [27NO], S7341 [3DE]
      Limitations on U.S. assistance: Howard Kohr, Marvin Feuer and 
        Brad Gordon, American Israel Public Affairs Committee (AIPAC), 
        S6572 [21SE]
      Provide limitations on U.S. assistance: James M. Loy and Michael 
        W. Hagee, U.S. Global Leadership Coalition National Security 
        Advisory Council, S6571 [21SE]
  Lists
      U.S. Global Leadership Coalition National Security Advisory 
        Council members, S6571 [21SE]
  Memorandums
      Investigation of Alleged Agreements Between the White House and 
        Health Care Industry Stakeholders Prior to Passage of the 
        Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act: Committee on 
        Energy and Commerce (House), S4443, S4444 [25JN]
  Poems
      ``Requiem,'' Robert Lewis Stevenson, S8090 [17DE]
  Privilege of the floor
      Edwards, Daniel, S7124 [28NO]
      Glover, Victor, S8374 [21DE]
      Kerber, Jackie, S7124 [28NO]
      Ladwig, Todd, S7124 [28NO], S8374 [21DE]
      von Bismark, Tassilo, S7124 [28NO]
  Remarks
      Abedin, Huma: condemn remarks by Members of Congress alleging 
        use of position at Dept. of State to influence U.S. foreign 
        policy relative to Muslim Brotherhood (organization), S5106 
        [18JY]
      Agriculture: continue certain programs (S. 3240), S4166 [14JN], 
        S4386 [21JN], S4455 [25JN]
      Air Force: restructuring of force relative to Arkansas National 
        Guard A-10 unit based in Fort Smith, AR, S8330 [21DE]
      Appropriations: making for Dept. of Defense and other Federal 
        departments and agencies, rescind unobligated stimulus funds, 
        and reduce discretionary spending (H.R. 1), S8126 [18DE], 
        S8476, S8484 [28DE]
      Arizona: anniversary of statehood (S. Res. 373), S596 [14FE]
      Armed Forces: authorize military operations in Syria, S1377-
        S1380 [5MR], S3819, S3820 [7JN], S5190, S5191, S5192, S5193 
        [19JY], S5934 [2AU]
      ------develop and implement a plan for withdrawal of troops from 
        Afghanistan, S7149 [29NO]
      ------limit authority to detain U.S. citizens under 
        authorizations for use of military force, S8329 [21DE]
      ------limit increase of copayments for the TRICARE pharmacy 
        benefits program, S7382 [4DE]
      ------provide for treatment of autism and other developmental 
        disabilities under TRICARE, S7157, S7158 [29NO]
      ------tribute to members from Kansas killed in military action 
        in Afghanistan, S3818 [7JN]
      Budget: require detailed reports to Congress on impact of 
        defense and non-defense budget sequestration, S4386 [21JN]
      ------setting forth the Federal budget for 2013-2022 (H. Con. 
        Res. 112), S6295 [13SE]
      Classified information: appoint a special counsel to investigate 
        leaks of certain classified information, S3717, S3719, S3720 
        [5JN], S5818, S5819, S5820, S5821, S5822, S5823 [1AU]
      Commission on Postal Reorganization: establish, S2630, S2632, 
        S2640 [24AP]
      Committee on Investigation of the September 11, 2012, Terrorist 
        Attacks in Benghazi, Libya (Senate, Select): establish (S. 
        Res. 594), S6803, S6804, S6805 [14NO]
      Computers: improve cybersecurity by collaborating with industry, 
        enhancing information sharing, strengthening criminal statutes 
        for cyber crimes, and updating Federal security standards, 
        S5917 [2AU]
      ------improve cybersecurity by collaborating with industry, 
        enhancing information sharing, strengthening criminal statutes 
        for cyber crimes, and updating Federal security standards (S. 
        2151), S1201 [1MR]
      Congress: accomplishments of the 112th Congress, S6480 [20SE]
      ------approve permit for the Keystone XL Pipeline, S1651 [14MR]
      ------prohibit earmarks, S303 [2FE]
      ------prohibit Members and employees from using nonpublic 
        information derived from their official positions for personal 
        benefit (S. 2038), S184 [31JA], S303 [2FE]
      Convention on the Rights of Persons With Disabilities: ratify, 
        S6932, S6933 [27NO], S7340 [3DE], S7374, S7375 [4DE]
      ------ratify, motion to proceed, S6922 [27NO]
      Dept. of Agriculture: Emergency Forest Restoration Program 
        funding, S8126 [18DE], S8476 [28DE]
      Dept. of Defense: authorize additional Marine Corps personnel 
        for performance of security functions for U.S. embassies, 
        consulates, and other diplomatic facilities abroad, S7006 
        [28NO]
      ------authorizing appropriations for military activities, 
        prescribing personnel strengths, and military construction 
        (H.R. 4310), S7392, S7393 [4DE]
      ------authorizing appropriations for military activities, 
        prescribing personnel strengths, and military construction 
        (H.R. 4310), conference report, S8329, S8330 [21DE]
      ------authorizing appropriations for military activities, 
        prescribing personnel strengths, and military construction (S. 
        3254), S4928 [12JY], S5191 [19JY], S5240 [23JY], S6294, S6296, 
        S6320 [13SE], S6480 [20SE], S6995, S7006, S7025, S7029 [28NO], 
        S7149, S7151, S7157, S7158, S7169, S7174, S7196, S7202, S7203 
        [29NO], S7281, S7282, S7283, S7290, S7292, S7293 [30NO], 
        S7312, S7313, S7331, S7340 [3DE], S7382, S7386, S7388, S7389, 
        S7392, S7393 [4DE]
      ------authorizing appropriations for military activities, 
        prescribing personnel strengths, and military construction (S. 
        3254), unanimous-consent agreement, S7194, S7195 [29NO]
      ------authorizing appropriations for military activities, 
        prescribing personnel strengths, and military construction (S. 
        3254), unanimous-consent request, S7152 [29NO]
      ------ensure sufficient sizing of civilian and contract services 
        workforces, S7281 [30NO]
      ------exempt from certain requirements on the procurement and 
        acquisition of alternative fuels, S6997 [28NO]
      ------impact of budget sequestration, S4745, S4746, S4747 
        [29JN], S5117 [18JY], S6294, S6295, S6296 [13SE], S6995 [28NO]
      ------provide for transfer of excess aircraft to the Forest 
        Service for wildfire suppression activities (S. 3441), S5964 
        [2AU]
      ------report to Congress on impact of budget sequestration, 
        S3937 [12JN]
      ------set forth necessary and appropriate standards to guide 
        naval decisions on vessel naming, S7389 [4DE]
      Dept. of Justice: support appointment of an independent special 
        counsel to investigate leaked intelligence information on 
        covert operations (S. Res. 489), S3939, S3940, S3941 [12JN], 
        S4261 [19JN]
      ------support appointment of an independent special counsel to 
        investigate leaked intelligence information on covert 
        operations (S. Res. 489), unanimous-consent request, S3942 
        [12JN]
      Dept. of State: require investigations into and a report on 
        attacks on the U.S. missions in Libya, Egypt, and Yemen, S6571 
        [21SE]
      Dept. of Veterans Affairs: establish a veterans jobs corps (S. 
        3457), S6294, S6296 [13SE]
      ------fertility counseling, reproductive treatment, and adoption 
        assistance funding through reductions in Dept. of Defense 
        overseas contingency operations fund, S8017 [13DE]
      ------improve assistance provided to women veterans, facilitate 
        research on long-term reproductive health of veterans, and 
        modify child care assistance for certain veterans (S. 3313), 
        S8017 [13DE]
      Du, Miranda: nomination to be district judge, S2116 [28MR]
      Economy: avert ``fiscal cliff'' economic crisis through 
        bipartisan agreement on taxes and spending, S8567, S8569 
        [31DE]
      Egypt: tribute to release of U.S. citizens, S1175, S1176, S1177, 
        S1178 [1MR]
      FDA: revise and extend the user-fee programs for prescription 
        drugs and medical devices and establish user-fee programs for 
        generic drugs and biosimilars (S. 3187), S3537, S3562 [24MY], 
        S4668 [27JN]
      ------revise and extend the user-fee programs for prescription 
        drugs and medical devices and establish user-fee programs for 
        generic drugs and biosimilars (S. 3187), House amendment, 
        S4441, S4446 [25JN]
      Foreign aid: provide limitations on U.S. assistance (S. 3576), 
        S6571, S6572, S6573, S6576, S6600 [21SE]
      Foreign policy: assess status of the war on terrorism, S6573, 
        S6576 [21SE]
      Fort Huachuca, AZ: anniversary of the Military Intelligence 
        Branch and the Military Intelligence Corps, S4631 [26JN]
      Government-sponsored enterprises: prohibit bonuses for senior 
        executives at Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac during the term of 
        any conservatorship, S184-S186 [31JA]
      Hurricanes: making supplemental appropriations for recovery from 
        damage caused by Hurricane Sandy, S8126 [18DE], S8476, S8484 
        [28DE]
      Immigration: cancel removal and adjust status of certain long-
        term resident alien students (S. 952), S4441 [25JN]
      ------reform, S6570 [21SE]
      Independence Day: observance, S4745 [29JN]
      Iran: express importance of preventing acquisition of nuclear 
        weapons capability, S3719 [5JN]
      ------express importance of preventing acquisition of nuclear 
        weapons capability and continue economic and diplomatic 
        pressure to secure nonproliferation agreement (S. Res. 380), 
        S3257 [17MY]
      ------strengthen sanctions to compel Iran to abandon its pursuit 
        of nuclear weapons and other threatening activities, S7282 
        [30NO]
      ------strengthen sanctions to compel Iran to abandon its pursuit 
        of nuclear weapons and other threatening activities (H.R. 
        1905), unanimous-consent agreement, S3317 [21MY]
      Levin, Senator: Center for the National Interest Distinguished 
        Service Award recipient, S1191 [1MR]
      Libya: commend U.S. public servants who died in attack on U.S. 
        consulate in Benghazi, express condolences to families of 
        victims, condemn the attack, and call for perpetrators to be 
        brought to justice, S6251, S6254 [12SE]
      ------U.S. policy, S6254 [12SE]
      Moldova: extend normal trade relations status (H.R. 6156), 
        S7438, S7440 [5DE]
      National security: impact of leaked intelligence information on 
        covert operations, S3717, S3719, S3720 [5JN], S5818, S5819, 
        S5820, S5821, S5822, S5823 [1AU]
      Obama, President: evaluation of economic policies, S8567 [31DE]
      Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act: Community Living 
        Assistance Services and Supports (CLASS) program funding, 
        S1880, S1881 [21MR]
      ------impact, S1880, S1881 [21MR]
      ------impact of implementation on health care, coverage, costs, 
        and accessibility, S2117, S2118 [28MR]
      ------impact on Medicare funding, S1880 [21MR]
      ------repeal, S2117, S2118 [28MR]
      ------Supreme Court review of constitutionality, S4441 [25JN]
      Pharmaceuticals: allow importation of prescription drugs from 
        Canada, S3537, S3562 [24MY], S4441, S4446 [25JN]
      Political campaigns: provide for additional disclosure 
        requirements for corporations, labor organizations, and other 
        entities (S. 3369), motion to proceed, S5061 [17JY]
      Postal Service: improve, sustain, and transform (S. 1789), S2373 
        [17AP], S2630, S2632, S2640 [24AP], S2697 [25AP]
      Power resources: eliminate unnecessary tax subsidies and promote 
        renewable energy (S. 2204), S2145 [28MR]
      ------eliminate unnecessary tax subsidies and promote renewable 
        energy (S. 2204), unanimous-consent request, S2146 [28MR]
      ------provide for offshore and oil shale energy development and 
        energy-related tax incentives, S1651 [14MR]
      Professional Boxing Safety Act: amend (S. 3306), S4240 [18JN]
      Roads and highways: extend Federal-aid highway, highway safety, 
        motor carrier safety, transit, and other Highway Trust Fund-
        funded programs (S. 1813), S1533 [8MR], S1651 [14MR]
      Russia: extend normal trade relations status (H.R. 6156), S7438, 
        S7440 [5DE]
      ------impose sanctions on persons responsible for detention, 
        abuse, or death of Sergei Magnitsky, the conspiracy to defraud 
        Russia of taxes on corporate profits, and other human rights 
        violations, S7438, S7440 [5DE]
      Senate: impact of partisanship, S6995 [28NO]
      ------legislative process, S5240 [23JY], S6419, S6420 [19SE]
      ------legislative program, S7029 [28NO]
      Ships and vessels: allow cargo shipped between two U.S. ports to 
        be transported in non-U.S. built, owned or crewed vessels, 
        S2145, S2146 [28MR]
      Supreme Court: decision in Citizens United v. FEC on corporate 
        political contributions used for political speech, S5061 
        [17JY]
      ------decision in U.S. v. Arizona relative to law enforcement 
        use of racial profiling in immigration enforcement, S4441 
        [25JN]
      Syria: establish no-fly zone, S7388 [4DE]
      Taxation: extend Bush administration tax cuts, provide 
        alternative minimum tax relief, and extend increased expensing 
        limitations (H.R. 8), unanimous-consent request, S6418 [19SE]
      ------extend Bush administration tax cuts and other tax relief 
        for families making less than a certain annual income and 
        provide alternative minimum tax relief (S. 3412), unanimous-
        consent request, S6418 [19SE]
      ------extend certain expiring provisions of the Internal Revenue 
        Code, S1651 [14MR]
      ------terminate certain energy tax subsidies and lower the 
        corporate income tax rate, S1651 [14MR]
      Technology: enhance security and resiliency of U.S. cyber and 
        communications infrastructure (S. 3414), S5818, S5824 [1AU], 
        S5902, S5908, S5909, S5916 [2AU]
      ------enhance security and resiliency of U.S. cyber and 
        communications infrastructure (S. 3414), motion to proceed, 
        S5433 [26JY], S6783 [14NO]
      U.S. Boxing Commission: establish (S. 3306), S4240 [18JN]
      Violence Against Women Act: reauthorize (S. 1925), S2750 [26AP]
      Votes: position on missed, S4668 [27JN]
  Remarks in Senate relative to
      Tribute, S6934 [27NO], S8119 [18DE]
  Statements
      Convention on the Rights of Persons With Disabilities: Bob Dole, 
        S7375 [4DE]
      ------several veterans organizations, S7374 [4DE]
      Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe Passage of 
        Resolution Imposing Sanctions on Persons Responsible for 
        Detention, Abuse, or Death of Sergei Magnitsky: by, S5188 
        [19JY]
      Resignation of Ryan C. Crocker as Ambassador to Afghanistan: by, 
        S3511 [23MY]
  Tributes
      Crocker, Ryan C., S5433 [26JY]
      Daggett, Stephen, S3511 [23MY]
      Houser, William D., S4768 [29JN]
      Inouye, Daniel K., S8090 [17DE]
      Kyl, Senator, S8118 [18DE]
      Lamb, Brian, S1842 [20MR]
      Lieberman, Senator, S7775 [12DE], S8240 [20DE]
      Rudman, Warren, S7286 [30NO]
      Schwartz, Norton A., S6616 [21SE]
      Shaheen, Senator, S7286 [30NO]
      Walsh, Richard F., S3621 [24MY]
      Willard, Robert F., S1928 [21MR]