The Senate convened for a pro forma session today at 12:00 p.m. No business was conducted and Senator Welch presided.
The Senate returns for business at 10:00am on Tuesday, October 24. At that time, following any Leader remarks, the Senate will proceed to consideration of Executive Calendar #364, Michael Whitaker to be Administrator of the Federal Aviation Administration.
The Senate will recess from 12:30 p.m.-2:15 p.m. to allow for weekly caucus meetings.
At 2:15 p.m. the Senate will vote on cloture on the Whitaker nomination.
Cloture has also been filed on the following nomination:
Executive Calendar #116 – Jessica Looman to be Administrator of the Wage and Hour Division, Department of Labor.