The Senate convenes at 3:00pm Monday, January 31, 2022. 

Following Leader remarks, the Senate will proceed to Executive Session to resume consideration of Executive Calendar #655 Bridget Meehan Brennan, of Ohio, to be United States District Judge for the Northern District of Ohio. At 5:30pm, the Senate will vote on the motion to invoke cloture on the Brennan nomination. 

By a vote of 61-30, the Senate invoked cloture on the nomination Bridget Meehan Brennan to be United States District Judge for the Northern District of Ohio. 

Senators who did not vote: Barrasso, Kennedy, Lujan, Moran, Ossoff, Romney, Rubio, Sullivan, and Tillis. 

There are no further roll call votes scheduled for today’s session. 

The Senate stands adjourned until 10:00 am Tuesday, February 1, 2022. 

After morning business is concluded, the Senate will resume consideration of the Brennan nomination. All post cloture time on the nomination will expire at 11:30am and the Senate will proceed to a vote on its confirmation. 

Following disposition of the nomination, the Senate will vote on the motion to invoke cloture on Executive Calendar #657 Charles Esque Fleming, of Ohio, to be United States District Judge for the Northern District of Ohio. 

Following the Fleming vote, the Senate will recess until 2:15pm for the weekly caucus meetings. 

If cloture is invoked on the Fleming nomination, the Senate will vote on its confirmation around 2:15pm. 

The Senate will then proceed to a vote on the motion to invoke cloture on Executive Calendar #658 David Augustin Ruiz, of Ohio, to be United States District Judge for the Northern District of Ohio. 

Additional roll call votes are anticipated during tomorrow’s session of the Senate. 

The Senate adjourned at 6:49pm. 

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Floor Schedule

The Senate stands adjourned for Pro Forma sessions with no business conducted on the following dates and times:

 

Monday, July 15th at 11:15am

Thursday, July 18th at 10:00am

Monday, July 22nd at 11:30am

 

When the Senate adjourns Monday, July 22nd, it will next convene Tuesday, July 23rd, 2024 at 3:00pm.

 

5:30pm Tuesday, July 23rd the Senate will vote on the confirmation of Executive Calendar #621 Colleen Duffy Kiko, of North Dakota, to be a Member of the Federal Labor Relations Authority for a term of five years expiring July 29, 2027. (Reappointment)

 

Cloture was filed on the following:

 

  1. Executive Calendar #701 Kashi Way, of Maryland, to be a Judge of the United States Tax Court for a term of fifteen years, vice Mark Van Dyke Holmes, term expired.
  2. Executive Calendar #702 Adam B. Landy, of South Carolina, to be a Judge of the United States Tax Court for fifteen years, vice David Gustafson, term expired.
  3. Executive Calendar #551 Margaret L. Taylor, of Maryland, to be Legal Adviser of the Department of State, vice Jennifer Gillian Newstead, resigned.