March 29, 2012 06:24 PM

McConnell objects to consideration of Murphy nomination

This evening Senator Reid asked unanimous consent that at a time to be determined by the Majority Leader, in consultation with the Republican Leader, the Senate consider Executive Calendar #231, the nomination of Donna Mary Murphy, of the District of Columbia, to be an Associate Judge for the Superior Court of the District of Columbia. That there be 2 hours for debate prior to a vote on confirmation of the nomination.

Senator McConnell objected to the request.