Today’s Daily Update

TAKEAWAY: The Senate will resume consideration of Executive Calendar #503, Dan R. Brouillette, of Texas, to be Secretary of Energy, post-cloture.

THE HOUSE

Friday

The House was not in session.

Today

The House is not in session.

THE SENATE

Friday

The Senate was not in session.

Today

On Monday, following Leader remarks, the Senate will resume consideration of Executive Calendar #503, Dan R. Brouillette, of Texas, to be Secretary of Energy, post-cloture.

At 5:30pm, all post-cloture time will expire and the Senate will vote on confirmation of the Brouillette nomination. Following its disposition, the Senate will vote on the motion to invoke cloture on Executive Calendar #347, Eric Ross Komitee, of New York, to be United States District Judge for the Eastern District of New York.

As a reminder, cloture has been filed on the following nominations:

1.       Executive Calendar #347, Eric Ross Komitee, of New York, to be United States District Judge for the Eastern District of New York

2.       Executive Calendar #353, John L. Sinatra, Jr., of New York, to be United States District Judge for the Western District of New York

3.       Executive Calendar #478, Sarah E. Pitlyk, of Missouri, to be United States District Judge for the Eastern District of Missouri

4.       Executive Calendar #381, Douglas Russell Cole, of Ohio, to be United States District Judge for the Southern District of Ohio

5.       Executive Calendar #459, R. Austin Huffaker, Jr., of Alabama, to be United States District Judge for the Middle District of Alabama

6.       Executive Calendar #460, David B. Barlow, of Utah, to be United States District Judge for the District of Utah

7.       Executive Calendar #479, Richard Ernest Myers II, of North Carolina, to be United States District Judge for the Eastern District of North Carolina

8.       Executive Calendar #489, Sherri A. Lydon, of South Carolina, to be United States District Judge for the District of South Carolina

9.       Executive Calendar #386, Robert M. Duncan, of Kentucky, to be a Governor of the United States Postal Service

Monday, December 2nd at 5:30pm – 2 roll call votes:

1.       Confirmation of Executive Calendar #503, Dan R. Brouillette, of Texas, to be Secretary of Energy

2.       Motion to invoke cloture on Executive Calendar #347, Eric Ross Komitee, of New York, to be United States District Judge for the Eastern District of New York