May 15, 2014 05:33 PM
Cloture on H.R.3474 withdrawn; cloture filed on Barron nomination (1st Circuit)
By unanimous consent, cloture on H.R.3474
, the Hire More Heroes Act of 2014 (the vehicle for the tax extenders legislation) was withdrawn. Senator Reid then filed cloture on Executive Calendar #576
, David Jeremiah Barron, of Massachusetts, to be United States Circuit Judge for the First Circuit. The cloture vote on the Barron nomination is expected on Wednesday, May 21st
. When the vote is set, a message will be sent.