Senator Burris will read Washington’s Farewell Address.
Upon conclusion of the reading, the Senate will resume consideration of the Motion to Concur with an amendment with respect to H.R.2847 (Jobs for Main Street Act).
At 5:30pm, the Senate will proceed to a cloture vote with respect to the Jobs bill. That will be the first vote of the day.
In addition to considering the Jobs bill, this week the senate will to turn to a short term extension of certain expiring tax provisions (we expect a 15 day extension that includes UI, COBRA, Satellite TV, Patriot Act and other expiring tax provision); a House Message with respect to H.R.1299 (Travel Promotion Act); and any other items on the Legislative or Executive calendars cleared for action.