Proceedings, Debates of the U.S. Congress
May 5, 2017
115th Congress, 1st Session
Issue: Vol. 163, No. 78 — Daily Edition
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Friday, May 5, 2017
The Senate met at 12:00:02 p.m. in pro forma session, and adjourned at 12:00:09 p.m., until 2 p.m., on Monday, May 8, 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 a.m. on Monday, May 8, 2017.
No hearings were held.
No joint committee meetings were held.
Committee on Judiciary: Subcommittee on Crime and Terrorism, to hold hearings to examine Russian interference in the 2016 United States election, 2:30 p.m., SH–216.
No hearings are scheduled.
Program for Monday: Senate will begin consideration of the nomination of Heather Wilson, of South Dakota, to be Secretary of the Air Force, and vote on confirmation of the nomination as early as 5:30 p.m.
Following disposition of the nomination of Heather Wilson, Senate will vote on the motion to invoke cloture on the nomination of Scott Gottlieb, of Connecticut, to be Commissioner of Food and Drugs, Department of Health and Human Services.
Program for Monday: House will meet in a Pro Forma session at 9 a.m.