"We're doing fine, we are not at the carnival stage yet," Reid said. "Let's proceed and try to finish this with a lot of dignity."
— Claire McCaskill (D-Mo.), to ensure funding to help Armed Services members find jobs by counting their military experience toward meeting certain technical qualifications. Passed voice vote.
— Ron Johnson (R-Wis.), to ensure the solvency of Social Security and Medicare by requiring budget resolutions to prepare for 75-year solvency of both programs. Failed 46-53.
— Sherrod Brown (D-Ohio), to ensure funding for a national manufacturing innovation program. Passed voice vote.
— Tim Scott (R-S.C.), to prohibit the use of taxpayer funds to automatically deduct union dues from federal worker salaries. Failed 43-56.