Monday: Senate takes up VAWA, may finish Tuesday

Six amendments remain, some of which should get a vote today, although Senate Majority Leader Harry ReidHarry ReidDems put immigration front-and-center on convention's first day Dem ad blasts Indiana senate candidate on Social Security Super-PAC targets Portman on trade MORE (D-Nev.) hinted that some may get votes Tuesday. The amendments are from:

— Sen. Patrick LeahyPatrick LeahyThe Hill's 12:30 Report NBA pulls All-Star Game from NC over bathroom law When America denies citizenship to servicemembers MORE (D-Vt.), authorizing spending to broaden efforts to stop human trafficking under the Trafficking Victims Protection Act through 2017;

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— Sen. Rob PortmanRob PortmanPortman secures another union endorsement over Democratic challenger in Ohio Union group backs GOP Sen. Portman in Ohio race Dem ad blasts Indiana senate candidate on Social Security MORE (R-Ohio), clarifying that child victims of sex trafficking can receive services under the bill;

— Sen. Lisa MurkowskiLisa MurkowskiBig Oil makes a push for risky and reckless Arctic drilling GOP divided over 0M for climate fund Overnight Energy: House passes first Interior, EPA spending bill in seven years MORE (R-Alaska), giving Indian courts the authority to enforce civil restraining orders against abusers; and

— Sen. Tom CoburnTom CoburnThe Trail 2016: Words matter Ex-Sen. Coburn: I won’t challenge Trump, I’ll vote for him Coburn: I haven't seen 'self-discipline' from Trump MORE (R-Okla.), who has three amendments. They would remove language allowing tribal courts to have jurisdiction over non-Indians who commit a domestic violence crime, eliminate duplicative programs in the Department of Justice, and allow for the testing of assailants for sexually transmitted diseases.

The House is not in Monday, but returns Tuesday for work on suspension bills and to attend President Obama's State of the Union address.

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