At 4:30pm, the Senate will turn to Executive session to consider the following nominations:
Amy Totenberg, of Georgia, to be United States District Judge for the Northern District of Georgia; and – Steve C. Jones, of Georgia, to be United States District Judge for the Northern District of Georgia.
The time until 5:30pm will be equally divided and controlled in the usual form. At 5:30pm, senators should expect a voice vote on the Tottenberg nomination and a roll call vote on the Jones nomination.
The Senate is in a period of morning business.
This evening, Senator Reid moved to proceed to a house vehicle for a short term continuing resolution (H.R.359) and filed cloture on the motion. If necessary, this cloture vote would occur on Wednesday morning.