Today’s Daily Update

TAKEAWAY: The House is in a pro forma session. The Senate will consider nominations for the Federal Reserve and Federal Trade Commission.

The House

Friday

The House was not in session.

Today

The House will meet for a pro forma session at 12:30 pm.

The Senate

Friday

The Senate was not in session.  

Today

Following Leader remarks, the Senate will proceed to Executive Session and resume consideration of Executive Calendar #808 Lael Brainard, of the District of Columbia, to be Vice Chairman of the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System.

At approximately 5:30pm, the Senate will vote on cloture on the Brainard nomination.

Cloture has been filed on the following nominations:

  1. Executive Calendar #808 Lael Brainard, of the District of Columbia, to be Vice Chairman of the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System
  2. Executive Calendar #844 Lisa DeNell Cook, of Michigan, to be a Member of the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System
  3. Executive Calendar #848 Alvaro M. Bedoya, of Maryland, to be a Federal Trade Commissioner

Monday, April 25th at approx. 5:30pm – roll call vote:

  1. Motion to invoke cloture on Executive Calendar #808 Lael Brainard, of the District of Columbia, to be Vice Chairman of the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System.