6:10 p.m. — The Senate adjourned until 4 p.m. Friday, April 11.
6:04 p.m. — By voice vote, the Senate agreed to S.Res. 422, to provide testimony in Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks vs. U.S. By unanimous consent, the Senate set its schedule for Friday.
The Senate will convene at 4 p.m. At 5 p.m., there will be as many as three roll call votes on nominations:
— Confirmation of the nomination of Michelle T. Friedland of California to be United States Circuit Judge for the Ninth Circuit;
— Cloture on the nomination of David Weil of Massachusetts to be administrator of the Labor Department’s Wage and Hour Division;
— Confirmation of the Weil nomination.
4:25 p.m. — The Senate passed S. 994, the Federal Government Accounting Act (DATA ACT) (as Amended) without objection.
3:33 p.m. — On a vote of 55 to 37, the Senate agreed to the majority leader’s motion to instruct the Sergeant-at-Arms to require the attendance of absent senators.
10:39 a.m. — On a vote of 56 to 41, the Senate invoked cloture on the Friedland nomination. The majority leader has indicated that post-cloture debate would conclude at approximately 4 p.m. on Friday.
The Senate will convene at 9:30 am.
At 10:30 am there is a cloture vote scheduled on the nomination of Michelle T. Friedland of California to be United States Circuit Judge for the ninth circuit. If cloture is invoked, there could be up to 30 hours of debate. If cloture is not invoked, the Senate will vote on cloture on the nomination of David Weil to be administrator of the Wage and Hour division of the Department of Labor.