Today’s Daily Update

TAKEAWAY:  The House is not in session. The Senate will vote on circuit court judge nominations. No new relevant legislation was introduced yesterday. 

THE HOUSE

Yesterday

The House was in a pro forma session.  

Today

The House is not in session.  

The Senate

Yesterday

No roll call votes were conducted. No legislative or executive business were conducted.  

Today

Following Leader remarks, the Senate will proceed to Executive Session and resume consideration of Executive Calendar #327, Anne A. Witkowsky, of Maryland, to be an Assistant Secretary of State (Conflict and Stabilization Operations).

At approximately 12:00 noon, the Senate will vote on confirmation of Executive Calendar #572 Gabriel Sanchez, of California, to be United States Circuit Judge for the Ninth Circuit. 

Following disposition of the nomination, the Senate will recess until 2:15pm to allow for the weekly caucus meetings.

During Monday’s session, cloture was filed on Executive Calendar #327, Anne A. Witkowsky, of Maryland, to be an Assistant Secretary of State (Conflict and Stabilization Operations). That cloture motion would ripen during Wednesday’s session.

Tuesday, January 4th at approx. 12:00 noon – roll call vote:

  1. Confirmation of Executive Calendar #572 Gabriel Sanchez, of California, to be United States Circuit Judge for the Ninth Circuit.