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Extension Of Morning Business

Sen. Roland W. Burris

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Mr. President, I ask unanimous consent that the period of morning business be extended until 3:45, with Senators permitted to speak for up to 10 minutes each, with the time equally divided between the two leaders or their designees.

Without objection, it is so ordered.

Sen. Roland W. Burris

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I ask unanimous consent that time under the quorum call be equally divided.

Without objection, it is so ordered.

Sen. Roland W. Burris

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I suggest the absence of a quorum.

The clerk will call the roll.

The legislative clerk proceeded to call the roll.

Sen. Amy Klobuchar

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Mr. President, I ask unanimous consent that the order for the quorum call be rescinded.

Sen. Jeff Merkley

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Without objection, it is so ordered.