September 27, 2017 03:13 PM

Agreement on Tarbert and Delrahim nominations

The Senate has reached an agreement that results in votes on confirmation of the Tarbert and Delrahim nominations.

Under the agreement, there will be up to 5 hours for debate equally divided on Executive Calendar #95, the nomination of Heath Tarbert to be Assistant Secretary of the Treasury, and Executive Calendar #106, the nomination Makam Delrahaim to be Assistant Attorney General. Upon the use or yielding back of time, the Senate will vote on confirmation of the nominations. If all time is used, the votes would begin at 8:10pm tonight. Time could be yielded back and we could vote in the 4:30-5pm range.

2 roll call votes in the 4:30-5pm range:

  1. Confirmation of Executive Calendar #95, the nomination of Heath Tarbert to be Assistant Secretary of the Treasury
  2. Confirmation of Executive Calendar #106, the nomination Makam Delrahaim to be Assistant Attorney General