Shear and Mader nominations confirmed by voice votesThe Senate confirmed the following nominations by voice votes:
Executive Calendar #709 David B. Shear, of New York, to be an Assistant Secretary of Defense (voice vote expected)
Calendar #834 David Arthur Mader, of Virginia, to be Controller, Office of Federal Financial Management, Office of Management and Budget (voice vote expected)
The next vote is expected to occur at 5:30pm on Monday, July 21. That vote will be on confirmation of the Carnes nomination.