June 25, 2014 04:39 PM

Senate Floor Wrap Up for Wednesday, June 25, 2014

Roll Call Votes

1)     Lee amendment #3380 to H.R.803 (evaluation report requirement); Not Agreed to: 33-63

2)     Flake amendment #3379 to H.R.803 (making the appointment and certification of a new local board permissible instead of required); Not Agreed to: 40-58

3)      Passage of H.R.803, Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA), as amended; Passed: 95-3

Additional Legislative items

Adopted S.Res.484, a resolution recognizing and honoring the 150th anniversary of the establishment of the Yosemite Grant Act.

Adopted S.Res.485, congratulating the San Antonio Spurs for winning the 2014 National Basketball Association Championship.

Began the Rule 14 process of the following bill in order to place it on the calendar: H.R.3301, the North American Energy Infrastructure Act (Republican request).

Executive items

Confirmed the following by voice vote:

Executive Calendar #499, Jessica Garfola Wright, of Pennsylvania, to be Under Secretary of Defense for Personnel and Readiness,

Executive Calendar #501, Jamie Michael Morin, of Michigan, to be Director of Cost Assessment and Program Evaluation, and

Executive Calendar #787, Thomas P. Kelly III, of California, to be Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the United States of America to the republic of Djibouti.

Confirmed the following by unanimous consent:

all nominations placed on the Secretary's desk in the Air Force, Army, and Navy

AIR FORCE

Executive Calendar #600 Col. Donald R. Lindberg - to be Brigadier General

MARINE CORPS

Executive Calendar #872 to be Brigadier General:

Colonel Julian D. Alford

Colonel Norman L. Cooling

Colonel Karsten S. Heckl

Colonel William M. Jurney

Colonel Tracy W. King

Colonel Michael E. Langley

Colonel Christopher J. Mahoney

Colonel Austin E. Renforth

Colonel Paul J. Rock, Jr.

Colonel Joseph F. Shrader

NAVY

Executive Calendar #873 Capt. Shane G. Gahagan - to be Rear Admiral (lower half)

Executive Calendar #874 Rear Adm. (lh) Raquel C. Bono - to be Rear Admiral

AIR FORCE

Executive Calendar #875 Maj. Gen. John F. Thompson - to be Lieutenant General

NAVY

Executive Calendar #876 Rear Adm. (lh) Mathias W. Winter - to be Rear Admiral

Executive Calendar #877 Capt. Thomas W. Luscher - to be Rear Admiral (lower half)

Executive Calendar #878 Rear Adm. (lh) Eric C. Young - to be Rear Admiral

Executive Calendar #879 Capt. Keith M. Jones - to be Rear Admiral (lower half)

Executive Calendar #880 Rear Adm. (lh) Janet R. Donovan - to be Rear Admiral

Executive Calendar #881 to be Rear Admiral

Rear Adm. (lh) Martha E. G. Herb

Rear Adm. (lh) John F. Weigold

Executive Calendar #882 to be Rear Admiral

Rear Adm. (lh) Althea H. Coetzee

Rear Adm. (lh) Valerie K. Huegel

Executive Calendar #883 to be Rear Admiral (Lower Half)

Captain Kevin C. Hayes

Captain Daniel B. Hendrickson

Captain Thomas G. Reck

Captain Linda R.D. Wackerman

Captain Matthew A. Zirkle

Executive Calendar #884 to be Rear Admiral

Rear Adm. (lh) Sean S. Buck

Rear Adm. (lh) Mark W. Darrah

Rear Adm. (lh) Michael M. Gilday

Rear Adm. (lh) Jeffrey A. Harley

Rear Adm. (lh) Kevin J. Kovacich

Rear Adm. (lh) Dietrich H. Kuhlmann, III

Rear Adm. (lh) Victorino G. Mercado

Rear Adm. (lh) John C. Scorby, Jr.

Rear Adm. (lh) John W. Smith, Jr.

Rear Adm. (lh) Richard P. Snyder

Rear Adm. (lh) Scott A. Stearney

Rear Adm. (lh) Joseph E. Tofalo

ARMY

Executive Calendar #885 to be Brigadier General

Colonel Francis M. Beaudette

Colonel Paul Bontrager

Colonel Gary M. Brito

Colonel Scott E. Brower

Colonel Patrick W. Burden

Colonel Joseph R. Calloway

Colonel Paul T. Calvert

Colonel Welton Chase, Jr.

Colonel Brian P. Cummings

Colonel Edwin J. Deedrick, Jr.

Colonel Jeffrey W. Drushal

Colonel Rodney D. Fogg

Colonel Robin L. Fontes

Colonel Karen H. Gibson

Colonel David C. Hill

Colonel Michael D. Hoskin

Colonel Kenneth D. Hubbard

Colonel James B. Jarrard

Colonel Sean M. Jenkins

Colonel Mitchell L. Kilgo

Colonel Richard C. S. Kim

Colonel William E. King, IV

Colonel Ronald Kirklin

Colonel John S. Kolasheski

Colonel David P. Komar

Colonel Viet X. Luong

Colonel Patrick E. Matlock

Colonel James J. Mingus

Colonel Joseph W. Rank

Colonel Eric L. Sanchez

Colonel Christopher J. Sharpsten

Colonel Christipher L. Spillman

Colonel Michael J. Tarsa

Colonel Frank W. Tate

Colonel Richard M. Toy

Colonel William A. Turner

Colonel Brian E. Winski

MARINE CORPS

Executive Calendar #886 Maj. Gen. David H. Berger - to be Lieutenant General

ARMY

Executive Calendar #887 to be Major General

Brigadier General Daniel R. Ammerman

Brigadier General Scottie D. Carpenter

Brigadier General Phillip M. Churn, Sr.

Brigadier General Allan W. Elliott

Brigadier General A. C. Roper, Jr.

Brigadier General Tracy A. Thompson

to be Brigadier General

Colonel Sandra L. Alvey

Colonel James A. Blankenhorn

Colonel David E. Elwell

Colonel Steven T. Eveker

Colonel Carlton Fisher, Jr.

Colonel Darrell J. Guthrie

Colonel Mary-Kate Leahy

Colonel Frederick R. Maiocco, Jr.

Colonel Jonathan J. McColumn

Colonel Gregory J. Mosser

Colonel Barbara L. Owens

Colonel Joe D. Robinson

Colonel Alberto C. Rosende

Colonel Richard C. Staats

Colonel Christopher W. Stockel

Colonel Kelly E. Wakefield

Colonel Jason L. Walrath

Colonel Donna R. Williams

AIR FORCE

Executive Calendar #888 Col. Warren H. Hurst, Jr. - to be Brigadier General

NAVY

Executive Calendar #889 Rear Adm. Walter E. Carter, Jr. - to be Vice Admiral

AIR FORCE

Executive Calendar #890 Maj. Gen. William J. Bender - to be Lieutenant General

ARMY

Executive Calendar #891 to be Major General

Brigadier General Bradley A. Becker

Brigadier General Michael A. Bills

Brigadier General Peggy C. Combs

Brigadier General Bruce T. Crawford

Brigadier General Susan A. Davidson

Brigadier General James H. Dickinson

Brigadier General Duane A. Gamble

Brigadier General Ryan F. Gonsalves

Brigadier General Wayne W. Grigsby, Jr.

Brigadier General Steven R. Grove

Brigadier General Theodore C. Harrison

Brigadier General Daniel P. Hughes

Brigadier General Paul C. Hurley, Jr.

Brigadier General Clark W. LeMasters, Jr.

Brigadier General Ronald F. Lewis

Brigadier General James B. Linder

Brigadier General Michael D. Lundy

Brigadier General Todd B. McCaffrey

Brigadier General Brian J. McKiernan

Brigadier General John B. Morrison, Jr.

Brigadier General Paul A. Ostrowski

Brigadier General Walter E. Piatt

Brigadier General Mark R. Quantock

Brigadier General Laura J. Richardson

Brigadier General Michael C. Wehr

Brigadier General Eric P. Wendt

Brigadier General Robert P. White

Brigadier General Cedric T. Wins