Senate Rules Hearing on Procedures for Considering Nominations
CSPAN February 14, 2019 6:45am-7:59am EST
The Senate Rules and Administration Committee voted along party lines 10-9 to favorably report out of committee a resolution to change procedures for the consideration of presidential nominations. Members considered other committee business as well, however the majority of the debate focused on this resolution. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell also took part in the vote and debate. S. Res 50, as it's formally known, is co-sponsored by the chair, Sen. Roy Blunt (R-MO) and Sen. James Lankford (R-OK).
Sponsor: Senate Rules and Administration Committee