The President pro tempore called the Senate to order at 4 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, September 21, 2017, the
Journal of the proceedings of the Senate was deemed approved to date.
Certain Procedures Dispensed WithPursuant to the order of Thursday, September 21, 2017,
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, September 21, 2017,
the Senate proceeded to a period for the transaction of morning business.
Legislative Business (Monday, September
S. 1519 (Sen. McCain)
An original bill to authorize appropriations for
fiscal year 2018 for military activities of the Department of Defense, for
military construction, and for defense activities of the Department of
Energy, to prescribe military personnel strengths for such fiscal year, and
for other purposes.
Motion to proceed to consideration of measure made in Senate.
Executive Business (Monday, September 25)
William J. Emanuel, of California, to be a Member
of the National Labor Relations Board for the term of five years expiring
August 27, 2021
Considered by Senate.
Confirmed by the Senate by Yea-Nay Vote. 49 - 47. Record Vote Number:
AdjournmentBy unanimous consent, on the request of Mr. Schumer, at
7:48 p.m., the Senate adjourned, under its order of today, until
10 a.m. tomorrow.