Schedule for Tuesday, March 14, 2017The Senate stands adjourned until 2:00pm on Tuesday, March 14, 2017.
Following any Leader remarks, the Senate will resume consideration of H.J.Res.42, disapproving the rule submitted by the Department of Labor relating to drug testing of unemployment compensation applicants. A vote on passage of the joint resolution is possible during Tuesday's session.
As a reminder, today Senator McConnell filed cloture on the nominations of Executive Calendar #23, Dan Coats, to be Director of National Intelligence and Executive Calendar #19, Herbert McMaster Jr., to be Lieutenant General. The cloture motion with respect to the Coats nomination will ripen one hour after the Senate convenes on Wednesday, March 15.