November 15, 2021 07:28 PM

Schedule for Tuesday, November 16, 2021

The Senate stands adjourned until 10:00am on Tuesday, November 16, 2021.

 

Following Leader remarks, the Senate will proceed to Executive Session and resume consideration of Executive Calendar #401 Graham Scott Steele, of California, to be an Assistant Secretary of the Treasury, post-cloture.

 

At approximately 11:30am, the Senate will vote on confirmation of the Steele nomination and cloture on the Bonnie nomination (Agriculture).

 

Following the Bonnie cloture vote, the Senate will recess until 2:15pm to allow for the weekly caucus meetings.

 

At 2:30pm, if cloture is invoked, the Senate will vote on confirmation of the Bonnie nomination. Following disposition of the Bonnie nomination, if no further agreement is reached, the Senate will vote on cloture on the Nelson nomination (Treasury).

 

During Monday’s session, Senator Schumer filed cloture on the motion to proceed to Calendar #144, H.R.4350, National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2022. Unless an agreement is reached, this cloture vote is expected during Wednesday’s session.

 

Additional roll call votes are possible during Tuesday’s session.

 

Tuesday, November 16th at approx. 11:30am – 2 roll call votes:

1.      Confirmation of Executive Calendar #401 Graham Scott Steele, of California, to be an Assistant Secretary of the Treasury

2.    Motion to invoke cloture on Executive Calendar #345 Robert Farrell Bonnie, of Virginia, to be Under Secretary of Agriculture for Farm Production and Conservation.

 

Tuesday, November 16th at 2:30pm – up to 2 roll call votes:

1. Confirmation of Executive Calendar #345 Robert Farrell Bonnie, of Virginia, to be Under Secretary of Agriculture for Farm Production and Conservation.

2. Motion to invoke cloture on Executive Calendar #463 Brian Eddie Nelson, of California, to be Under Secretary for Terrorism and Financial Crimes.