The Senate stands adjourned until 3:00pm on Monday, May 22, 2017.
Following any Leader remarks, the Senate will resume consideration of Executive Calendar #55, the nomination of Terry Branstad, of Iowa, to be Ambassador to China, with the time until 5:30pm equally divided. At 5:30pm, the Senate will vote on confirmation of the Branstad nomination.
Additionally, the Senate has reached an agreement that at 11:00am on Tuesday, May 23rd, the Senate will vote on the motion to invoke cloture on Executive Calendar #58, the nomination of John Sullivan, to be Deputy Secretary of State.
Monday, May 22 at 5:30pm – 1 roll call vote
- Confirmation of Terry Branstad to be Ambassador to China
Tuesday, May 23 at 11:00am – 1 roll call vote
- Motion to invoke cloture on John Sullivan to be Deputy Secretary of State