March 1, 2021 07:25 PM

Schedule for Tuesday, March 2, 2021

The Senate stands in recess until 10:30am on Tuesday, March 2, 2021.

 

Following Leader remarks, the Senate will resume consideration of Executive Calendar #8, Gina Marie Raimondo, of Rhode Island, to be Secretary of Commerce, post-cloture.

 

At 12:15pm, Senator Cruz will be recognized for up to 30 minutes. Following his remarks, the Senate will recess until 2:15pm to allow for the weekly caucus meetings.

 

At 2:15pm, all post-cloture time will be considered expired, and the Senate will vote on confirmation of the nomination. Following disposition of the Raimondo nomination, the Senate will vote on the motion to invoke cloture on Executive Calendar #13, Cecilia Elena Rouse, of New Jersey, to be Chairman of the Council of Economic Advisers.

 

If cloture is invoked on the Rouse nomination, we expect that the Senate will vote on confirmation of the nomination during Tuesday’s session.

 

Tuesday, March 2nd at 2:15pm – 2 roll call votes:

1. Confirmation of Executive Calendar #8, Gina Marie Raimondo, of Rhode Island, to be Secretary of Commerce

2. Motion to invoke cloture on Executive Calendar #13, Cecilia Elena Rouse, of New Jersey, to be Chairman of the Council of Economic Advisers.

 

Tuesday, March 2nd at TBD – roll call vote:

1. If cloture is invoked, confirmation of Executive Calendar #13, Cecilia Elena Rouse, of New Jersey, to be Chairman of the Council of Economic Advisers.