THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 21, 2019
10:00 AM Judiciary
Business meeting to consider the nominations of Patrick J. Bumatay, of California, to be United States Circuit Judge for the Ninth Circuit, Lawrence VanDyke, of Nevada, to be United States Circuit Judge for the Ninth Circuit, Philip M. Halpern, to be United States District Judge for the Southern District of New York, Bernard Maurice Jones II, to be United States District Judge for the Western District of Oklahoma, and Barbara Bailey Jongbloed, to be United States District Judge for the District of Connecticut.
Coverage: SRS (channel 12)
10:00 AM Energy and Natural Resources
Hearings to examine Federal payments to local governments provided through the Secure Rural Schools and Payments in Lieu of Taxes programs, including S.430, to extend the Secure Rural Schools and Community Self-Determination Act of 2000, S.1643, to amend title 36, United States Code, to grant a Federal charter to the Forest and Refuge County Foundation, to provide for the establishment of the Natural Resources Permanent Fund, and S.2108, to amend section 6903 of title 31, United States Code, to provide for additional population tiers.
Coverage: SRS (channel 10)
11:00 AM Appropriations: Subcommittee on Financial Services and General Government
An oversight hearing to examine the Federal Communications Commission, focusing on the spectrum auctions program.
Coverage: SRS (channel 11)
2:00 PM Intelligence
Closed hearings to examine certain intelligence matters.