February 28, 2019 06:19 PM

Schedule for Monday, March 4, 2019

The Senate stands adjourned until 3:00pm on Monday, March 4, 2019.

 

Following Leader remarks, the Senate will resume consideration of Executive Calendar #15, Allison Jones Rushing, of North Carolina, to be United States Circuit Judge for the Fourth Circuit.

 

At 5:30pm, the Senate will vote on the motion to invoke cloture on the Rushing nomination.

 

5:30pm Monday, March 4th – 1 roll call vote:

1)      Motion to invoke cloture on Executive Calendar #15, Allison Jones Rushing, of North Carolina, to be United States Circuit Judge for the Fourth Circuit.

 

During today’s session, Senator McConnell filed cloture on the following nominations:

1)           Executive Calendar #15, Allison Jones Rushing, of North Carolina, to be United States Circuit Judge for the Fourth Circuit;

2)           Executive Calendar #17, Chad A. Readler, of Ohio, to be United States Circuit Judge for the Sixth Circuit;

3)           Executive Calendar #18, Eric E. Murphy, of Ohio, to be United States Circuit Judge for the Sixth Circuit; and

4)           Executive Calendar #11, John Fleming, of Louisiana, to be Assistant Secretary of Commerce for Economic Development .

 

If cloture is invoked on any of the nominations, there would be up to 30 hours of debate prior to a vote on confirmation of the nomination, before proceeding to a cloture vote on the next nomination.