March 12, 2014 04:16 PM

At least 1 roll call vote at 5:15--Landrieu #2818, other CCDBG amendments, and 4 nominations MacDougall

Senator Harkin called up the following amendments to the Child Care and Development Block Grant legislation:

-          Bennet-Isakson #2824 (use of combined funding)

-          Boxer-Burr #2809 (background checks)

At 5:15pm, the Senate will proceed to a series of votes in relation to the following items in the order listed:

-          Landrieu #2818 (child care disaster plan) (roll call vote);

-          Landrieu-Grassley amendment #2813 (foster care-immunizations);

-          Landrieu #2814 (foster care-coordination);

-          Bennet-Isakson #2824 (use of combined funding);

-          Confirmation of Exec. Cal. #682, Heather MacDougall, of FL, to be Member of the Occupational Safety and Health Review Commission;

-          Confirmation of Exec. Cal. #617, France Cordova, of NM, to be Director of the National Science Foundation;

-          Confirmation of Exec. Cal. #614, James Shelton, IL, to be Deputy Secretary of Education; and

-          Confirmation of Exec. Cal. #545, Bruce Heyman, of IL, to be Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the United States of America to Canada

No second degree amendments are in order prior to the votes on the amendments. We expect a roll call vote on Landrieu #2818 and the rest of the amendments and nominations will be agreed to by voice votes.