Senate Passes $1.9 Trillion COVID-19 Relief Bill, 50-49
Senate Session - February 26, 2018

The Senate convened and began with a reading by Senator Gary Peters (D-MI) of President George Washington’s 1796 Farewell Address. The annual event began on the former president’s birthday in 1896, with the two political parties alternating the reading each year. Lawmakers also also voted to limit debate on a nomination to the Eleventh Circuit Court of Appeals.

3:00PM - 6:42PM ETSenate Session

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    117th Congress - Senate
    Total Hours: 203 (After 65 days)
    • Debate77 Hours
    • Quorum Calls37 Hours
    • Votes32 Hours

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