The President pro tempore called the Senate to order at 3 p
.m., the Chaplain offered a prayer, and the President pro tempore led the
Senate in reciting the Pledge of Allegiance to the Flag of the United
States of America.
The JournalPursuant to the order of Thursday, February 5, 2015, the
Journal of the proceedings of the Senate was deemed approved to date.
Certain Procedures Dispensed WithPursuant to the order of Thursday, February 5, 2015,
the morning hour being deemed expired, and the times for the recognition
of the two leaders being reserved.
Transaction of Morning BusinessPursuant to the order of Thursday, February 5, 2015,
the Senate proceeded to a period for the transaction of morning business.
Legislative Business (Monday, February 9)
H.R. 240 (Rep. Rogers)
Making appropriations for the Department of
Homeland Security for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2015, and for
Motion to proceed to consideration of measure made in Senate.
Executive Business (Monday, February 9)
Michael P. Botticelli, of the District of Columbia,
to be Director of National Drug Control Policy
Considered by Senate.
Confirmed by the Senate by Yea-Nay Vote. 92 - 0. Record Vote Number:
AdjournmentUnder the authority of the order of today, at 6:20 p.m,
the Presiding Officer (Mr. Lankford in the chair) declared the
Senate adjourned, under its order of today, until 10 a.m. tomorrow