June 29, 2016 09:02 PM

Wrap Up for Wednesday, June 29, 2016

Roll Call Votes
  1. Motion to invoke cloture on the motion to concur in the House amendment to S.2328, Puerto Rico legislation; invoked: 68-32.
  2. Menendez motion to table the Motion to Concur with Amendment #4865 re: S.2328; not agreed to: 44-54.
  3. Motion to waive Budget Point of Order re: S.2328; waived: 85-13.
  4. Motion to concur in the House amendment to S.2328, Puerto Rico legislation; agreed to: 68-30.
  5. Motion to lay before the body the House message to accompany S.764, National Sea Grant College Program Amendments Act of 2015 (the legislative vehicle for the GMO legislation); agreed to: 68-29.

Legislative Business

Adopted S.Res.516: relative to the death of Pat Summitt, head coach emeritus of the University of Tennessee women's basketball team.

Adopted S.Res.517: designating September 2016 as "National Prostate Cancer Awareness Month".

Adopted S.Res.518: designating July 23, 2016, as "National Day of the American Cowboy".

Adopted S.Res.519: recognizing the 300th anniversary and historical significance of the city of Natchez, Mississippi.

Passed Calendar #517, S.2829: Maritime Administration, with Fischer substitute amendment.

Began the Rule 14 process to place on the Legislative Calendar of Business S.3110, American Energy and Conservation Act (Cassidy).

Executive Business

Confirmed the following nominations:

Executive Calendar #601 - Mary Beth Leonard, Career Member of the Senior Foreign Service, Class of Minister-Counselor, to be Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the United States of America to the African Union

Executive Calendar #602 - Geeta Pasi, Career Member of the Senior Foreign Service, Class of Minister-Counselor, to be Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the United States of America to the Republic of Chad

Executive Calendar #603 - Anne Casper, Career Member of the Senior Foreign Service, Class of Minister-Counselor, to be Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the United States of America to the Republic of Burundi

FEDERAL MARITIME COMMISSION

Executive Calendar #596 - Rebecca F. Dye, of North Carolina, to be a Federal Maritime Commissioner for the term expiring June 30, 2020.

Executive Calendar #473 - Daniel B. Maffei, of New York, to be a Federal Maritime Commissioner for a term expiring June 30, 2017.

Executive Calendar #651 - Michael A. Khouri, of Kentucky, to be a Federal Maritime Commissioner for a term expiring June 30, 2021.

COAST GUARD

Executive Calendar #594, Vice Adm. Fred M. Midgette, to be Vice Admiral

ARMY

Executive Calendar #606 - Brig. Gen. Matthew T. Quinn to be Major General

NAVY

Executive Calendar #607 - Capt. Phillip E. Lee, Jr. to be Rear Admiral (lower half)

Executive Calendar #608 - Capt. Alan J. Reyes to be Rear Admiral (lower half)

Executive Calendar #609 - Capt. Mary C. Riggs to be Rear Admiral (lower half)

Executive Calendar #610 - Capt. Carol M. Lynch to be Rear Admiral (lower half)

Executive Calendar #611 - Capt. Mark E. Bipes to be Rear Admiral (lower half)

Executive Calendar #612 - Capt. Brian R. Guldbek to be Rear Admiral (lower half)

Executive Calendar #613 - Capt. Louis C. Tripoli to be Rear Admiral (lower half)

Executive Calendar #614 - Capt. Robert T. Durand to be Rear Admiral (lower half)

Executive Calendar #615 - the following to be Rear Admiral (lower half):

Capt. Shawn E. Duane

Capt. Scott D. Jones

Capt. William G. Mager

Capt. John B. Mustin

Capt. Matthew P. O'Keefe

Capt. John A. Schommer

NAVY

Executive Calendar #616 - Rear Adm. (lh) Thomas W. Luscher to be Rear Admiral

Executive Calendar #617 - Rear Adm. (lh) Brian S. Pecha to be Rear Admiral

Executive Calendar #618 - Rear Adm. (lh) Deborah P. Haven to be Rear Admiral

Executive Calendar #619 - Rear Adm. (lh) Mark J. Fung to be Rear Admiral

Executive Calendar #620 - The following to be Rear Admiral

Rear Adm. (lh) Russell E. Allen

Rear Adm. (lh) William M. Crane

Rear Adm. (lh) Michael J. Dumont

AIR FORCE

Executive Calendar #621 - Lt. Gen. Joseph L. Lengyel to be General

NAVY

Executive Calendar #622 - Capt. Ronald R. Fritzemeier to be Rear Admiral (lower half)

MARINE CORPS

Executive Calendar #623 - The following to be Major General:

Brig. Gen. Charles G. Chiarotti

Brig. Gen. David W. Coffman

Brig. Gen. Paul J. Kennedy

Brig. Gen. Joaquin F. Malavet

Brig. Gen. Loretta E. Reynolds

Brig. Gen. Russell A. Sanborn

Brig. Gen. George W. Smith, Jr.

Brig. Gen. Mark R. Wise

Brig. Gen. Daniel D. Yoo

AIR FORCE

Executive Calendar #624 - Gen. David L. Goldfein to be General

MARINE CORPS

Executive Calendar #625 - Lt. Gen. Thomas D. Waldhauser to be General

ARMY

Executive Calendar #626 - Maj. Gen. Charles D. Luckey to be Lieutenant General

Executive Calendar #627 - Brig. Gen. Robert P. Walters, Jr. to be Major General

Executive Calendar #628 - Lt. Gen. Edward C. Cardon to be Lieutenant General

Executive Calendar #629 - Brig. Gen. Timothy P. Williams to be Major General

Executive Calendar #630 - Col. Joseph J. Streff to be Brigadier General

Executive Calendar #631 - The following to be Brigadier General:

Col. Anthony P. Digiacomo, II

Col. Daniel J. Hill

Col. Kenneth A. Nava

MARINE CORPS

Executive Calendar #632 - Lt. Gen. David H. Berger to be Lieutenant General

AIR FORCE

Executive Calendar #633 - Maj. Gen. Jeffrey L. Harrigian to be Lieutenant General

Executive Calendar #634 - Lt. Gen. Tod. D. Wolters to be General

Executive Calendar #635 - Maj. Gen. Stayce D. Harris to be Lieutenant General

ARMY

Executive Calendar #636 - Maj. Gen. Gwendolyn Bingham to be Lieutenant General

NAVY

Executive Calendar #637 - Rear Adm. Michael M. Gilday to be Vice Admiral

Executive Calendar #638 - Rear Adm. Colin J. Kilrain to be Vice Admiral

MARINE CORPS

Executive Calendar #639 - Lt. Gen. Glenn M. Walters to be General

Executive Calendar #640 - Maj. Gen. Gary L. Thomas to be Lieutenant General

Executive Calendar #641 - Maj. Gen. Lewis A. Craparotta to be Lieutenant General

Executive Calendar #642 - Maj. Gen. Joseph L. Osterman to be Lieutenant General

AIR FORCE

Executive Calendar #643 - Lt. Gen. Terrence J. O'Shaughnessy to be General

COAST GUARD

Executive Calendar #644 - Rear Adm. Marshall B. Lytle, III to be Vice Admiral

AIR FORCE

Executive Calendar #645 - Lt. Gen. Stephen W. Wilson to be General

Executive Calendar #646 - Maj. Gen. VeraLinn Jamieson to be Lieutenant General

Executive Calendar #647 - Maj. Gen. Thomas W. Bergeson to be Lieutenant General

Executive Calendar #648 - Brig. Gen. Thomas W. Geary to be Major General

Executive Calendar #649 - Brig. Gen. John L. Dolan to be Lieutenant General

Executive Calendar #650 - Maj. Gen. Richard M. Clark to be Lieutenant General

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