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
Hillary Rodham Clinton, center, along with former Secretary of State Madeleine Albright, right, and Annette Tilleman-Dick, left, wife for former Rep. Tom Lanots, D-Calif. Clinton was honored with the Tom Lantos Human Rights Prize during a ceremony last week at the Cannon House Office Building. Previous winners include the Dalai Lama and Elie Wiesel.
Each year since 1990, CQ Roll Call has reviewed the financial disclosures of all 541 senators, representatives and delegates to determine the 50 richest members of Congress. This year's report, derived from forms covering the calendar year 2012, shows it took a net worth of $6.67 million to crack the exclusive club.