April 9, 2018 06:57 PM

Schedule for Tuesday April 10, 2018

The Senate stands adjourned until 10:00am on Tuesday, April 10, 2018.
 
Following leader remarks, the Senate will proceed to Executive Session and resume consideration of Executive Calendar #539, Claria Horn Boom, of Kentucky, to be US District Judge for the Eastern and Western Districts of Kentucky, post-cloture. At 12:10pm, there will be a roll call vote on confirmation of the Boom nomination.
 
Following the vote, the Senate will recess until 2:15pm to allow for the weekly caucus meetings.
 
At 2:15pm there will be a cloture vote on the Ring nomination.
 
12:10--1 roll call vote:
1.      Confirmation of Executive Calendar #539, Claria Horn Boom, of Kentucky, to be US District Judge for the Eastern and Western Districts of Kentucky
--recess 12:30pm until 2:15pm—
2:15pm—1 roll call vote:
1.      Cloture on Executive Calendar #728, John F. Ring, of the District of Columbia, to be a Member of the National Labor Relations Board
 
Cloture has been filed on the following nominations:
 
2.      Executive Calendar #539, Claria Horn Boom, of Kentucky, to be US District Judge for the Eastern and Western Districts of Kentucky (cloture invoked)
3.      Executive Calendar #728, John F. Ring, of the District of Columbia, to be a Member of the National Labor Relations Board
4.      Executive Calendar #605, Patrick Pizzella ,of Virginia, to be Deputy Secretary of Labor
5.      Executive Calendar #666, Andrew Wheeler, of Virginia, to be Deputy Administrator of the EPA
6.      Executive Calendar #540, John W. Broomes, of Kansas, to be United States District Judge for the District of Kansas
7.      Executive Calendar #541, Rebecca Grady Jennings, of Kentucky, to be United States District Judge for the Western District
 
If cloture is invoked on a nomination, there would be up to 30 hours of post-cloture debate prior to a vote on confirmation. Then on to cloture on the next nomination with the same process.
 
During Monday’s session, the Senate reached an agreement that at a time to be determined, there will be 10 hours for debate equally divided prior to a vote on confirmation of Executive Calendar #376, Carlos G. Muniz, of Florida, to be General Counsel, Department of Education.