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October 02, 2023

Senate week shortened due to Feinstein funeral

Memorial for late Sen. Dianne Feinstein

The Senate will only be in session for two days this week so that senators can attend the late Sen. Dianne Feinstein’s (D-Calif.) funeral in San Francisco on Thursday.

Senators are scheduled to return to the Capitol at 5:30 p.m. Tuesday to hold a procedural vote on a State Department nominee. Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer has also teed up votes on judicial nominees.

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