February 6, 2018 12:05 AM

Cloture filed on Defense Appropriations

The Senate has turned to the consideration of the House message to accompany H.R.695, Defense Appropriations. Senator McConnell moved to concur, filed cloture on the motion, and filled the amendment tree. The cloture vote is expected to occur one hour after the Senate convenes on Thursday, unless an agreement can be reached.