|Recent Senate Votes|
|Grasz Nomination – Confirmation – Vote Confirmed (50-48, 2 Not Voting)
The Senate confirmed Leonard S. Grasz to be U.S. Circuit Judge for the Eighth Circuit.
Sen. Charles Schumer voted NO
Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand voted NO
Willett Nomination – Confirmation – Vote Confirmed (50-47, 3 Not Voting)
Ho Nomination – Confirmation – Vote Confirmed (53-43, 4 Not Voting)
|Recent House Votes|
|Mortgage Lender Escrow Requirement Exemption – Vote Passed (294-129, 8 Not Voting)
The House passed the bill that would exempt lenders with assets of $10 billion or less from the 2010 financial regulatory overhaul requirement that such lenders establish escrow accounts for the first five years of so-called “high-priced” mortgage loans, if the lenders hold the loan on its own balance sheet for three years after the loan is made.
Rep. Eliot Engel voted NO
Iranian Asset Report Requirement – Vote Passed (289-135, 7 Not Voting)
Privacy Notice Requirement Exemption – Vote Passed (275-146, 10 Not Voting)
Iranian Aircraft Purchase Transactions – Vote Passed (252-167, 12 Not Voting)