4:36 p.m. Senator Johnson spoke ab out the relief bill.
4:12 p.m. Senator Toomey spoke about the relief package.
4:01 p.m. Senator Lee spoke about the relief bill.
3:46 p.m. Senator Peters objected.
3:32 p.m. Senators Scott of Florida, Ernst and Lankford joined in a colloquy about the relief bill. Senator Scott of Florida sought consent for passage of S.Res. 88, on oversight of virus-related spending.
3:18 p.m. Senator Portman spoke about the relief package.
3:12 p.m. Senator Casey spoke about the relief package.
2:40 p.m. Senator Cornyn spoke about th COVID package.
2:26 p.m. Senator Barrasso spoke about election security.
2:09 p.m. Senator Grassley spoke about the COVID package.
12:53 p.m. Senator Thune spoke about the COVID package.
12:34 p.m. Senator Durbin spoke about the Garland nomination and the COVID package.
12:17 p.m. Minority Leader McConnell spoke about the COVID package and border security.
12:02 p.m. Majority Leader Schumer spoke about the appointment of Karen Gibson as Senate Sergeant at Arms. He spoke about upcoming Senate action on the COVID aid package.
- The Senate will convene at noon.
- A roll call vote on the motion to proceed to H.R.1319, the American Rescue Plan Act of 2021 is expected during Wednesday’s session of the Senate. A Whip Alert will be sent if and when any votes are scheduled.