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Today's Floor Schedule

The Senate will convene on Thursday, September 17 at 9:45 am and will resume consideration of Executive Calendar #814, Iain D. Johnston, of Illinois, to be United States District Judge for the Northern District of Illinois, post-cloture.

At 11:30am, the Senate will vote on the motion to invoke cloture on Executive Calendar #816, Franklin Ulyses Valderrama, of Illinois to be United States District Judge for the Northern District of Illinois. If cloture is invoked, the Senate will immediately vote on confirmation of the Valderrama nomination. Upon disposition of the Valderrama nomination, the Senate will resume consideration of the Johnston nomination to be United States District Judge for the Northern District of Illinois.

The following roll call votes are expected during today’s session of the Senate:

11:30am – 2 roll call votes:

1. Motion to invoke cloture on Executive Calendar #816, Franklin Ulyses Valderrama, of Illinois to be United States District Judge for the Northern District of Illinois

If cloture is invoked, then:

2. Confirmation of Executive Calendar #816, Franklin Ulyses Valderrama, of Illinois to be United States District Judge for the Northern District of Illinois

1:30pm – 1 roll call vote:

1. Confirmation of Executive Calendar #814, Iain D. Johnston, of Illinois, to be United States District Judge for the Northern District of Illinois

 

Upcoming Hearings & Events

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Thursday September 17th

Senate Committee on Armed Services hearing to examine matters relating to the budget of the National Nuclear Security Administration.
9:30 am in Dirksen G-50
Witnesses: TBA

House Energy and Commerce Subcommittee on Communications and Technology committee hearing “Trump FCC: Four Years of Lost Opportunities
10:00 am VIRTUAL HEARING

Senate Committee on HELP Hearing to examine the Free Application for Federal Student Aid
10:00 am in 430 Hart
Witnesses: TBA

Senate Committee on Foreign Relations Hearing ot examine advancing the U.S. engagement and countering China in the Indo-Pacific and beyond
10:00 am in Dirksen 106

House Financial Services Subcommittee on Investor Protection, Entrepreneurship, and Capital Markets hearing on Insider Trading and Stock Option Grants: an Examination of Corporate Integrity in the COVID-19 Pandemic
12:00 PM location TBA

House Armed Services Subcommittee on Intelligence and Emerging Threats and Capabilities hearing on Interim Review of the National Security Commission on Artificial Intelligence Efforrt and Recommendations
1:00 pm in 2118 Rayburn
Witnesses: Dr. Eric Schmidt, The Honorable Robert Work, The Honorable Mignon Clyburn, Dr. Jose- Marie Griffiths

Senate Hearings & Meetings

2020 Congressional Calendar

2020 Congressional Calendar