4:25 p.m. The Senate adjourned and will reconvene on Monday, March 12 at 4:00 p.m. They will resume consideration of S. 2155, the banking reform bill with a vote on the cloture motion to the Crapo substitute amendment to occur at 5:30.
4:06 p.m. Senator Markey spoke about the bank reform bill.
3:37 p.m. Senator Crapo spoke about the bank reform bill.
3:12 p.m. Senator Menendez spoke about the bank reform bill.
2:53 p.m. Senator Coons spoke about his deputy of scheduling, Marianne Kelly.
2:07 p.m. Senator Warren spoke about S. 2155.
2:03 p.m. Senator Crapo spoke about amendments to S. 2155.
2:00 p.m. ML McConnell filed cloture on:
- S. 2155, Economic Growth, Regulatory Relief, and Consumer Protection Act
- Crapo Amend #2151 (Amendment to improve the bill), as modified.
- Cal. #598, Kevin K. McAleenan, to be Commissioner of U.S. Customs and Border Protection, Department of Homeland Security
1:04 p.m. Senator Fischer spoke about the passing of former Governor Charlie Throne.
12:11 p.m. Senator Sullivan spoke about Alaskan of the Week Carol Supalu.
12:06 p.m. Senator Corker spoke about his amendment to the financial bill.
11:46 a.m. Senator Brown spoke about the financial bill.
11:38 a.m. Senator Tillis spoke about the financial bill.
11:30 a.m. Senator Cortez Masto spoke about housing discrimination.
11:a9 p.m. Senator Cardin spoke about International Women’s Day
11:07 a.m. Senator Lankford spoke about the banking reform bill.
10:37 a.m. Senator Durbin spoke about Fix NICS and the banking bill.
10:15 a.m. Senator Cornyn spoke about tax cuts and the banking bill.
9:55 a.m. Senator Schumer spoke about steel tariffs.
9:36 a.m. Majority Leader McConnell spoke about departing staffer Gary Endicoch, about finding consensus on the banking bill, and the tax cuts.
9:30 a.m. The Senate convened.
The Senate will convene at 9:30 a.m.
At that time, following any leader remarks, resume consideration of S. 2155, the banking reform bill. NO votes are scheduled at this time. Pending amendments are the Crapo substitute (#2151) and Crapo #2152.