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Today at a Glance: Dec. 3, 2012

The Senate resumes consideration of the defense authorization measure. After voting on a judicial nominee at 5:30 p.m., the chamber will hold a cloture vote on the defense policy bill.

The Senate is expected to finish consideration of the bill this week.

The House is not expected to vote. It will consider a bill under suspension of the rules designed to clear up confusion over financial institutions’ annual privacy reporting requirements.


Convenes 2 p.m. for legislative business.

No votes expected.

Under suspension of the rules:

HR 5817
— Financial institution privacy notification rules


Convenes 2 p.m.

Roll call votes scheduled.

S 3254
— Defense authorization

Nomination — Paul William Grimm to be U.S. District Judge for the District of Maryland

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