“Apparently they want to talk about other issues,” he added. 

Senate Majority Leader Harry ReidHarry ReidSanders and Schumer are right: Ellison for DNC chair The Hill's 12:30 Report Hopes rise for law to expand access to experimental drugs MORE (D-Nev.) on Thursday morning announced the cancellation of the recess after President Obama suggested Congress should work through the week and some Republicans, including Sessions, called on him to cancel it.

There is currently no legislation pending on the floor, and there have been no announcements about what legislation the Senate might take up when it reconvenes on Tuesday.