Agreement on Chen and Failla nominationsAt 5:00pm on Monday, March 4 the Senate will proceed to Executive Session to consider Calendar #15 and #16. There will be 30 minutes for debate equally divided in the usual form prior to votes on confirmation of the nominations.
At approximately 5:30pm, the Senate will vote on confirmation of the following nominations:
- Executive Calendar #15, the nomination of Pamela Ki Mai Chen, of New York, to be United States District Judge for the Eastern District of New York; and
- Executive Calendar #16, the nomination of Katherine Polk Failla, of New York, to be United States District Judge for the Southern District of New York.
We expect to voice vote the Chen nomination and conduct a roll call vote on the Failla nomination.