Today’s Daily Update

The Senate will resume consideration of the nomination of Thomas Price to be Secretary of Health and Human Services.

House

 

Yesterday

  • The House was not in session.

 

Today

  • The House is not in session.

 

Senate

 

Yesterday

  • The Senate approved the following motions:
    • Confirmation of Jeff Sessions to be Attorney General; confirmed: 52-47-1.
    • Motion to invoke cloture on Thomas Price to be Secretary of Health and Human Services; invoked: 51-48.

Today

  • The Senate stands adjourned until 10:00am on Thursday, February 9, 2017.
  • Following any Leader remarks, the Senate will enter Executive Session and resume consideration of the nomination of Thomas Price to be Secretary of Health and Human Services, post-cloture. If all time is used, the vote on confirmation of the nomination will be at approximately 1:45am on Friday, February 10th.
  • At 2:00pm, the Chair will lay before the Senate a Certificate of Appointment for the State of Alabama.
  • As a reminder, cloture has also been filed on the nomination of Steven Mnuchin to be Secretary of the Treasury. That cloture motion will ripen upon disposition of Price nomination and the Senate will vote on the motion to invoke cloture.

 

Hearings Covered by W&J Today

 

No hearings are scheduled for coverage today.

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