The Senate will proceed to executive session Monday to consider two judicial nominees. The chamber is expected to vote on the confirmations later on Monday.
In addition, the Senate will likely begin work on the House-passed continuing resolution that would fund the government for the remainder of fiscal 2013. The current continuing resolution expires March 27.
Meanwhile, the House meets for a pro forma session.
Convenes 2 p.m.
Votes expected 5:30 p.m.
Roll call votes expected.
Nominations — Richard G. Taranto of Maryland to be U.S. Circuit Judge for the Federal Circuit and Andrew P. Gordon of Nevada to be U.S. District Judge for the District of Nevada.
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.