April 17, 2018 12:29 AM

2pm vote tomorrow (Muniz), 2:15pm vote expected today (auto-lending CRA)

The Senate has reached an agreement that results in a roll call vote on confirmation of the Muniz nomination at 2pm tomorrow. Notwithstanding Rule 22, if applicable, at 1:00pm tomorrow, Wednesday, April 18th, the Senate will resume consideration of Executive Calendar #376, Carlos Muniz, of Florida, to be General Counsel, Department of Education, with one hour of debate remaining, equally divided between Senator Gillibrand, or her designee, and Senator Alexander, or his designee. Further, following the use or yielding back of time, the Senate will vote on confirmation of the nomination.
The Senate is in a period of morning business with Senators permitted to speak therein for up to 10 minutes each.
At 2:15pm today, we expect a roll call vote on the McConnell motion to proceed to S.J.Res.57, a joint resolution providing for congressional disapproval under chapter 8 of title 5, United States Code, of the rule submitted by Bureau of Consumer Financial Protection relating to "Indirect Auto Lending and Compliance with the Equal Credit Opportunity Act".