June 8, 2016 02:54 PM

Republicans object to Warren request to vote on district judges

Senator Warren asked unanimous consent that the Senate proceed to Executive Session to consider the following nominations:
  1. Executive Calendar #357 Brian R. Martinotti - to be United States District Judge for the District of New Jersey
  2. Executive Calendar #358 Robert F. Rossiter, Jr. - to be United States District Judge for the District of Nebraska
  3. Executive Calendar #359 Edward L. Stanton III - to be United States District Judge for the Western District of Tennessee
  4. Executive Calendar #362 Julien Xavier Neals - to be United States District Judge for the District of New Jersey
  5. Executive Calendar #363 Gary Richard Brown - to be United States District Judge for the Eastern District of New York
  6. Executive Calendar #364 Mark A. Young - to be United States District Judge for the Central District of California
  7. Executive Calendar #459 Mary S. McElroy - to be United States District Judge for the District of Rhode Island
  8. Executive Calendar #460 Susan Paradise Baxter - to be United States District Judge for the Western District of Pennsylvania
  9. Executive Calendar #461 Marilyn Jean Horan - to be United States District Judge for the Western District of Pennsylvania
  10. Executive Calendar #508 Clare E. Connors - to be United States District Judge for the District of Hawaii
  11. Executive Calendar #569 Ronald G. Russell - to be United States District Judge for the District of Utah
  12. Executive Calendar #570 Inga S. Bernstein - to be United States District Judge for the District of Massachusetts
  13. Executive Calendar #571 Stephanie A. Gallagher - to be United States District Judge for the District of Maryland
  14. Executive Calendar #572 Suzanne Mitchell - to be United States District Judge for the Western District of Oklahoma
  15. Executive Calendar #573 Scott L. Palk - to be United States District Judge for the Western District of Oklahoma;

that the Senate vote on confirmation of the nominations.

Senator McConnell objected.

Senator Warren asked unanimous consent that the Senate proceed to Executive Session to consider the following nominations:

  1. Executive Calendar #357 Brian R. Martinotti - to be United States District Judge for the District of New Jersey
  2. Executive Calendar #358 Robert F. Rossiter, Jr. - to be United States District Judge for the District of Nebraska
  3. Executive Calendar #359 Edward L. Stanton III - to be United States District Judge for the Western District of Tennessee
  4. Executive Calendar #362 Julien Xavier Neals - to be United States District Judge for the District of New Jersey
  5. Executive Calendar #363 Gary Richard Brown - to be United States District Judge for the Eastern District of New York
  6. Executive Calendar #364 Mark A. Young - to be United States District Judge for the Central District of California
  7. Executive Calendar #459 Mary S. McElroy - to be United States District Judge for the District of Rhode Island
  8. Executive Calendar #460 Susan Paradise Baxter - to be United States District Judge for the Western District of Pennsylvania
  9. Executive Calendar #461 Marilyn Jean Horan - to be United States District Judge for the Western District of Pennsylvania;

that the Senate vote on confirmation of the nominations.

Senator McConnell objected.

Senator Warren asked unanimous consent that the Senate proceed to Executive Session to consider the following nominations:

  1. Executive Calendar #357 Brian R. Martinotti - to be United States District Judge for the District of New Jersey
  2. Executive Calendar #358 Robert F. Rossiter, Jr. - to be United States District Judge for the District of Nebraska
  3. Executive Calendar #359 Edward L. Stanton III - to be United States District Judge for the Western District of Tennessee
  4. Executive Calendar #362 Julien Xavier Neals - to be United States District Judge for the District of New Jersey;

that the Senate vote on confirmation of the nominations.

Senator Hatch objected.

Senator Warren asked unanimous consent that the Senate proceed to Executive Session to consider the following nomination:

  1. Executive Calendar #357 Brian R. Martinotti - to be United States District Judge for the District of New Jersey;

that the Senate vote on confirmation of the nomination.

Senator Hatch objected.