Schedule for Thursday, December 7, 2017
The Senate stands adjourned until 10:00am on Thursday, December 7, 2017.
Following Leader remarks, the Senate will be in a period of morning business with senators permitted to speak therein for up to 10 minutes each.
At 11:00am, Senator Strange will be recognized for 30 minutes.
At 11:45am, the Senate will proceed to the consideration of Executive Calendar #321, the nomination of Joseph Balash, of Alaska, to be an Assistant Secretary of the Interior. Under the previous order there is 1 hour of debate equally divided. Upon the use or yielding back of time (approx. 12:30) the Senate will vote on confirmation of the nomination.
The Senate is also expected to receive a continuing resolution from the House during Thursday’s session.