roll call vote

Summer Renovations Yield New House Voting System
While chamber was away, new voting infrastructure went up

New voting machines and voting cards debuted in the House this week. Former Speaker John A. Boehner holds his old one up a few years ago. (CQ Roll Call File Photo)

House lawmakers had new hardware to try out Tuesday night — new voting cards and voting machines.

Over the August recess the Office of the House Clerk installed new voting machines in the House chamber for tallying roll call votes. Members descended on the Speaker’s Lobby  to pick up their new cards. 

Clinton Campaign: Sanders Will Get Roll Call Vote
No attempt to silence Vermont senator's supporters at convention

A Sen. Bernie Sanders delegate holds up a Feel the Bern flag on the floor at the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia on Monday. (Bill Clark/CQ Roll Call)

Every delegate will be able to cast a vote during the Democratic National Convention Tuesday night, Hillary Clinton campaign representatives said Monday night and Tuesday morning, quashing speculation that the formal roll call vote would be skipped in an attempt to silence supporters of Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders.  

"There is going to be a roll call vote," campaign manager Robby Mook said on NBC's "Today" show Tuesday. "All 57 states and territories are going to cast their vote. All the delegates are going to have their voices heard. And you’re going to see Secretary Clinton win the nomination."  

Lewandowski, A Convention Floor Celebrity
Fired Trump campaign manager leads New Hampshire delegates

Corey Lewandowski, fired campaign manager for Donald Trump, was a celebrity on the convention floor. (Photo By Al Drago/CQ Roll Call)

Former Donald Trump campaign manager Corey Lewandowski was a celebrity on the convention floor Tuesday night.  

"Mind if I get a photo with you," one young man asked Lewandowski, who accepted enthusiastically.