Proceedings, Debates of the U.S. Congress
February 23, 2017
115th Congress, 1st Session
Issue: Vol. 163, No. 32 — Daily Edition
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Thursday, February 23, 2017
The Senate met at 9:00:05 a.m. in pro forma session, and adjourned at 9:00:43 a.m., until 12 noon, on Monday, February 27, 2017.
No committee meetings were held.
House of Representatives
The House was not in session today. The House is scheduled to meet in a Pro Forma session at 9:30 a.m. on Friday, February 24, 2017.
No hearings were held.
No joint committee meetings were held.
No meetings/hearings scheduled.
No hearings are scheduled.
Program for Monday: Senate will resume consideration of the nomination of Wilbur L. Ross, Jr., of Florida, to be Secretary of Commerce, post-cloture.
At 3 p.m., Senator Sasse will be recognized to deliver Washington's Farewell Address.
At 7 p.m., Senate will vote on confirmation of the nomination of Wilbur L. Ross, Jr., of Florida, to be Secretary of Commerce. Following disposition of the nomination of Wilbur L. Ross, Jr., Senate will vote on the motion to invoke cloture on the nomination of Ryan Zinke, of Montana, to be Secretary of the Interior.
Program for Friday: House will meet in Pro Forma session at 9:30 a.m.