Senate passed S.2137 and Kumar and Broas nominations by voice votesThe Senate passed H.R.3370, Flood Insurance, 72-22. The Senate passed S.2137 by voice vote.
The Senate then confirmed the Kumar and Broas nominations.
- Exec. Cal. #647, Arun Madhavan Kumar, of CA, to be Assistant Secretary of Commerce and Director General of the United States and Foreign Commercial Service; and
- Exec. Cal. #551, Timothy M. Broas, of MD, to be Ambassador to the Netherlands.