Today’s Daily Update

The Senate will resume consideration of Executive Calendar #15, Allison Jones Rushing, of North Carolina, to be United States Circuit Judge for the Fourth Circuit.

THE HOUSE

 

Friday

  • The Senate was not in session.

 

Today

  • The House will meet at 11:30am in a Pro Forma session.

 

THE SENATE

 

Friday

  • The Senate was not in session.

 

Today

  • The Senate stands adjourned until 3:00pm on Monday, March 4, 2019.
  • Following Leader remarks, the Senate will resume consideration of Executive Calendar #15, Allison Jones Rushing, of North Carolina, to be United States Circuit Judge for the Fourth Circuit.
  • At 5:30pm, the Senate will vote on the motion to invoke cloture on the Rushing nomination.
  • 5:30pm Monday, March 4th – 1 roll call vote:
    • 1) Motion to invoke cloture on Executive Calendar #15, Allison Jones Rushing, of North Carolina, to be United States Circuit Judge for the Fourth Circuit.
  • During Thursday’s session, Senator McConnell filed cloture on the following nominations:
    • 1) Executive Calendar #15, Allison Jones Rushing, of North Carolina, to be United States Circuit Judge for the Fourth Circuit;
    • 2) Executive Calendar #17, Chad A. Readler, of Ohio, to be United States Circuit Judge for the Sixth Circuit;
    • 3) Executive Calendar #18, Eric E. Murphy, of Ohio, to be United States Circuit Judge for the Sixth Circuit; and
    • 4) Executive Calendar #11, John Fleming, of Louisiana, to be Assistant Secretary of Commerce for Economic Development .
  • If cloture is invoked on any of the nominations, there would be up to 30 hours of debate prior to a vote on confirmation of the nomination, before proceeding to a cloture vote on the next nomination.

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