Wrap Up for Thursday, May 26, 2016Roll Call Votes
- Confirmation of Executive Calendar #463, Laura Holgate, to be Representative of the US to the International Atomic Energy Agency; confirmed: 67-29.
Adopted by voice vote S.Res.462, urging the United States Soccer Federation to immediately eliminate gender pay inequity and treat all athletes with the same respect and dignity.
Passed en bloc:
Calendar #486, S.2465 - Barry G. Miller Post Office
Calendar #487, S.2891 - Kenneth M. Christy Post Office Building
Calendar #488, H.R.136 - Camp Pendleton Medal of Honor Post Office
Calendar #489, H.R.1132 - W. Ronald Coale Memorial Post Office Building
Calendar #490, H.R.2458 - Lionel R. Collins, Sr. Post Office Building
Calendar #491, H.R.2928 - Harold George Bennett Post Office
Calendar #492, H.R.3082 - Daryle Holloway Post Office Building
Calendar #493, H.R.3274 - Francis Manuel Ortega Post Office
Calendar #494, H.R.3601 - Melvoid J. Benson Post Office Building
Calendar #495, H.R.3735 - May Angelou Memorial Post Office
Calendar #496, H.R.3866 - First Lieutenant Salvatore S. Corma II Post Office Building
Calendar #497, H.R.4046 - Second Lt. Ellen Ainsworth Memorial Post Office
Calendar #498, H.R.4605 - Sgt. 1st Class Terryl L. Pasker Post Office Building
Passed H.R. 433 - Specialist Ross A. McGinnis Memorial Post Office
Passed S. 1402, to allow acceleration certificates awarded under the Patents for Humanity Program to be transferable.
Adopted S.Res.466, recognizing National Foster Care Month as an opportunity to raise awareness about the challenges of children in the foster-care system.
Adopted S. Res.480: Supporting the designation of May 2016 as "Mental Health Month".
Adopted S. Res.481, recognizing the significance of May 2016 as Asian/Pacific American Heritage Month and as an important time to celebrate the significant contributions of Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders to the history of the United States.
Began the Rule 14 process to place on the Legislative Calendar of Business S.3011, Bolster Accountability to Drive Government Efficiency and Reform Washington Act of 2016 (Johnson).
Confirmed by voice vote Executive Calendar #462, Laura Holgate, to be Representative of the US to the Vienna Office of the United Nations.
Confirmed by unanimous consent the following nominations:
Executive Calendar #574 To be Brigadier General
Col. Scott F. Benedict
Col. Jason Q. Bohm
Col. Brian W. Cavanaugh
Col. Daniel B. Conley
Col. Francis L. Donovan
Col. Ryan P. Heritage
Col. Christopher A. McPhillips
Col. William H. Seely, III
Col. Robert B. Sofge, Jr.
Col. Matthew G. Trollinger
Executive Calendar #575 Brig. Gen. Linda L. Singh - to be Major General
Executive Calendar #576 Capt. Jon C. Kreitz - to be Rear Admiral (lower half)
Executive Calendar #577 Maj. Gen. Maryanne Miller - to be Lieutenant General
Executive Calendar #578 Maj. Gen. Kenneth S. Wilsbach - to be Lieutenant General
Executive Calendar #579 Lt. Gen. Charles Q. Brown, Jr. - to be Lieutenant General
Executive Calendar #580 Maj. Gen. Darryl A. Williams - to be Lieutenant General
Executive Calendar #581 Maj. Gen. Michael D. Lundy - to be Lieutenant General
Executive Calendar #582 Maj. Gen. Jeffrey S. Buchanan - to be Lieutenant General
Executive Calendar #583 Col. Cindy R. Jebb - to be Brigadier General
Executive Calendar #584 Col. Sidney N. Martin - to be Brigadier General
Executive Calendar #585 Vice Adm. William F. Moran - to be Admiral
Executive Calendar #586 Rear Adm. (lh) Robert P. Burke - to be Vice Admiral
Executive Calendar #587 Rear Adm. Thomas J. Moore - to be Vice Admiral
Executive Calendar #589 To be Major General
Brig. Gen. David G. Bassett
Brig. Gen. Willard M. Burleson, III
Brig. Gen. Christopher G. Cavoli
Brig. Gen. David C. Coburn
Brig. Gen. Stephen E. Farmen
Brig. Gen. Bryan P. Fenton
Brig. Gen. Malcolm B. Frost
Brig. Gen. Patricia A. Frost
Brig. Gen. Douglas M. Gabram
Brig. Gen. Peter A. Gallagher
Brig. Gen. John A. George
Brig. Gen. Randy A. George
Brig. Gen. Michael L. Howard
Brig. Gen. Sean M. Jenkins
Brig. Gen. John P. Johnson
Brig. Gen. Richard G. Kaiser
Brig. Gen. John S. Kem
Brig. Gen. Robert L. Marion
Brig. Gen. Timothy P. McGuire
Brig. Gen. Dennis S. McKean
Brig. Gen. Terrence J. McKenrick
Brig. Gen. Christopher P. McPadden
Brig. Gen. Daniel G. Mitchell
Brig. Gen. Frank M. Muth
Brig. Gen. Erik C. Peterson
Brig. Gen. Leopoldo A. Quintas, Jr.
Brig. Gen. Kurt J. Ryan
Brig. Gen. Mark C. Schwartz
Brig. Gen. Wilson A. Shoffner, Jr.
Brig. Gen. Kurt L. Sonntag
Brig. Gen. Scott A. Spellmon
Brig. Gen. Randy S. Taylor
Brig. Gen. Eric J. Wesley
Executive Calendar #590 Adm. Michelle J. Howard - to be Admiral
And all nominations on the Secretary's Desk in the Air Force, Army, Foreign Service, Marine Corps, and Navy.