February 27, 2013 09:00 AM

Senate Floor Schedule for Wednesday, February 27, 2013

  • The Senate stands in adjournment until 10:00am on Wednesday, February 27, 2013.
  • Following any Leader remarks, the Senate will be in morning business for one hour with the Majority controlling the first 30 minutes and the Republicans controlling the second 30 minutes.
  • The nomination of Jacob Lew to be Treasury Secretary was reported out of the Finance committee on Tuesday.  We hope to reach an agreement to consider the Lew nomination on Wednesday.
  • Also during Tuesday's session, cloture was filed on the motion to proceed to S.388, the American Family Economic Protection Act (introduced by Senators Mikulski, Murray and Reid).  Under the rule, that cloture vote will occur on Thursday.