Today’s Daily Update

TAKEAWAY: The House is in a pro forma session. The Senate will consider nominations to the Department of Defense; Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms, and Explosives; and the Federal Reserve Board.

The House

Friday

The House was not in session.

Today

The House is in a pro forma session.

The Senate

Friday

The Senate was not in session.

Today

Following Leader remarks, the Senate will resume consideration of Executive Calendar #599 Ashish S. Vazirani, of Maryland, to be a Deputy Under Secretary of Defense.

At approximately 5:30pm, the Senate will vote on the motion to invoke cloture on the Vazirani nomination.

Cloture has been filed on the following nominations:

  1. Executive Calendar #599 Ashish S. Vazirani, of Maryland, to be a Deputy Under Secretary of Defense.
  2. Executive Calendar #1037 Steven M. Dettelbach, of Ohio, to be Director, Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms, and Explosives.
  3. Executive Calendar #975 Michael S. Barr, of Michigan, to be a Member of the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System for the unexpired term of fourteen years from February 1, 2018.
  4. Executive Calendar #976 Michael S. Barr, of Michigan, to be Vice Chairman for Supervision of the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System for a term of four years.

Monday, July 11th at approx. 5:30pm – roll call vote:

  1. Motion to invoke cloture on Executive Calendar #599 Ashish S. Vazirani, of Maryland, to be a Deputy Under Secretary of Defense.