Daily Senate Schedule for Monday, September 9, 2019 and Pro Forma Dates

The Senate will next convene for Legislative Business at 3:00 p.m. Monday, September 9 after standing in adjournment at 3:16 p.m. Thursday, August 1.


The Senate will conduct Pro Forma sessions on:

  • Friday, August 2at 1:00 p.m.;
  • Tuesday, August 6 at 9:00 a.m.;
  • Friday, August 9 at 9:00 a.m.
  • Tuesday, August 13 at 12:30 p.m.;
  • Friday, August 16 at 3:00 p.m.;
  • Tuesday, August 20 at 9:00 a.m.;
  • Friday, August 23 at 9:15 a.m.;
  • Tuesday, August 27 at 10:00 a.m.;
  • Friday, August 30 at 5:00 p.m.;
  • Tuesday, September 3 at 1:00 p.m.; and
  • Friday, September 6 at 8:30 a.m.


3:00 p.m. Monday, September 9

Following the Leaders’ remarks, the Senate will resume consideration of Executive Calendar #403, Kelly Craft, of Kentucky, to be Representative of the United States of America to the Sessions of the General Assembly of the United Nations during her tenure of service as Representative of the United States of America to the United Nations.

5:30 pm

The Senate will conduct a cloture VOTE on the Craft nomination.



On Thursday, August 1, cloture was also filed on the following:

1)     Executive Calendar #5, Elizabeth Darling, of Texas, to be Commissioner on Children, Youth, and Families, Department of Health and Human Services;

2)    Executive Calendar #174 - Stephen Akard, of Indiana, to be Director of the Office of Foreign Missions, with the rank of Ambassador;

3)    Executive Calendar #246, Dale Cabaniss, of Virginia, to be Director of the Office of Personnel Management for a term of four years;

4)    Executive Calendar #294, James Byrne, of Virginia, to be Deputy Secretary of Veterans Affairs;

5)    Executive Calendar #333, Michelle Bowman, of Kansas, to be a Member of the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System for a term of fourteen years from February 1, 2020 (Reappointment);

6)    Executive Calendar #335, Thomas Peter Feddo, of Virginia, to be Assistant Secretary of the Treasury for Investment Security (New Position); and

7)    Executive Calendar #407, Jennifer D. Nordquist, of Virginia, to be United States Executive Director of the International Bank for Reconstruction and Development for a term of two years.