Today’s Daily Update

TAKEAWAY: The House is not in session. The Senate will meet to consider nominations.      

The HOUSE

Yesterday

The House was not in session.

Today

The House is not in session.

The SENATE

Yesterday

Confirmed, 52-46: Confirmation of Executive Calendar #15 Adrienne C. Nelson to be United States District Judge for the District of Oregon.

Confirmed, 51-47: Confirmation of Executive Calendar #10 Ana C. Reyes to be United States District Judge for the District of Columbia.

Invoked, 52-46: Motion to invoke cloture on Executive Calendar #11 Daniel J. Calabretta to be United States District Judge for the Eastern District of California.

Invoked, 64-33: Motion to invoke cloture on Executive Calendar #1 Lester Martinez-Lopez to be an Assistant Secretary of Defense.

Today

At 11:30am, the Senate will proceed to two roll call votes on the following:

  1. Confirmation of Executive Calendar #11, Daniel J. Calabretta, of California, to be United States District Judge for the Eastern District of California.
  1. Confirmation of Executive Calendar #1, Lester Martinez-Lopez, of Florida, to be an Assistant Secretary of Defense.

At 1:45pm, the Senate will proceed to a roll call vote on the motion to invoke cloture on Executive Calendar #6, Maria Araujo Kahn, of Connecticut, to be United States Circuit Judge for the Second Circuit.

HEARINGS COVERED

Senate Commerce, Science and Transportation
Bringing Transparency and Accountability to Pharmacy Benefit Managers

Senate Health, Education, Labor and Pensions Committee
Examining Health Care Workforce Shortages: Where Do We Go From Here?

Senate Finance Committee
Ending Trade that Cheats American Workers By Modernizing Trade Laws and Enforcement, Fighting Forced Labor, Eliminating Counterfeits, and Leveling the Playing Field

NIST Working Group Meeting
Standards for Wastewater Surveillance (SWWS)