The Senate adjourned at 6:45 p.m. and will reconvene tomorrow at 10:00 a.m.
6:30 p.m. Senator Bennett and Cantwell spoke about DACA.
6:25 p.m. The Senate confirmed the nomination of Timothy Kelly 94-2. Senators Gillibrand and Warren voted no. Senators Cochran, Menendez, Moran, and Shaheen did not vote.
5:30 p.m. The Senate began voting on confirmation of the Timothy Kelly nomination.
5:18 p.m. Senator Grassley spoke supporting the nomination of Timothy Kelly to be US District Judge for the District of Colombia.
5:04 p.m. Senator Cotton spoke about Hurricane Harvey.
3:42 p.m. Senator Durbin spoke about the hurricane and about immigration.
3:27 p.m. Senator Cornyn spoke about Hurricane Harvey.
3:17 p.m. Minority Leader Schumer spoke about the hurricane and North Korea.
3:03 p.m. Majority Leaders McConnell acted under Rule XIV to have S.1757, a border security measure, placed directly on the Senate calendar. He spoke about Hurricane Harvey and legislative priorities including disaster relief, a federal budget, and extension of the debt limit.
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The Senate will convene at 3:00 p.m. Following any Leader remarks, the Senate will be in a period of Morning Business until 5:00 p.m.
At 5:00 p.m., the Senate will proceed to consideration the nomination of Timothy Kelly to be US District Judge for the District of Columbia, with a roll call vote on confirmation of the nomination at 5:30 p.m.