June 25, 2018 06:46 PM

Wrap Up for Monday, June 25 2018

Roll Call Votes
1.      Passage of H.R.5895, as amended, Energy/Water, Leg Branch, MilCon-VA Appropriations
2.      Motion to invoke cloture on the motion to proceed to H.R.2, Agriculture and Nutrition Act
Legislative Business
Began the Rule 14 process to place H.R.6, Substance Use-Disorder Prevention that Promotes Opioid Recovery and Treatment for Patients and Communities Act, on the Calendar of Business.
Executive Business
Confirmed by voice vote Executive Calendar #726, Frank T. Brogan, of Pennsylvania, to be Assistant Secretary for Elementary and Secondary Education, Department of Education.
The Senate reached an agreement to consider the Blew nomination. At a time be determined by the Majority Leader in consultation with the Democratic Leader, the Senate proceed to Executive session for the consideration of Executive Calendar #601, James Blew, of California, to be Assistant Secretary for Planning, Evaluation, and Policy Development, Department of Education. There will be 5 hours of debate, equally divided in the usual form. Following the use or yielding back of time, Senate vote on the nomination with no intervening action or debate.