If the Senate Foreign Affairs Committee approves the nomination of Sen. John Kerry, D-Mass., to be the next secretary of State at its morning meeting, the full chamber plans to hold the confirmation vote on Kerry’s nomination in the afternoon.
Meets at 1 p.m. for a pro forma session.
Convenes at 10 a.m.
Recesses for weekly caucus lunches from 12:30 to 2:15 p.m.
Senate Foreign Relations votes on the nomination of Sen. John Kerry, D-Mass., to be secretary of State. 10 a.m., S-116 Capitol
Senate Health, Education, Labor and Pensions Subcommittee on Primary Health and Aging holds a hearing on primary care issues. 10 a.m., 430 Dirksen
Senate Intelligence holds a closed hearing on pending intelligence matters. 3 p.m., 219 Hart
Former Sen. Scott Brown, R-Mass., candidate for U.S. Senate in New Hampshire, holds his hand over his heart during the singing of the national anthem as he waits to take the stage for his town hall campaign rally with Sen. John McCain at the Pinkerton Academy in Derry, N.H., on Monday, Aug. 18, 2014.