Wrap Up for Monday, July 27, 2015Roll Call Votes
- McConnell motion to instruct the Sergeant At Arms to request the presence of absent senators; agreed to: 79-14.
- Adoption of McConnell for Kirk-Cantwell-Heitkamp amendment #2327 (Ex-Im reauthorization); adopted: 64-29.
- Motion to invoke cloture on McConnell amendment #2266, as modified (highway/transportation substitute); invoked: 62-32.
Passed H.R. 876, NOTICE Act.Adopted S.Res. 231, honoring the memory and legacy of the two Louisiana citizens who lost their lives, recognizing the heroism of first responders and those on the scene, and condemning the attack of July 23, 2015, in Lafayette, Louisiana.
Confirmed the following nominations by unanimous consent:
Cal. #219 - Maj. Gen. John N. T. Shanahan to be Lieutenant General.
Cal. #220 - Maj. Gen. Michael X. Garrett to be Lieutenant General.
Cal. #221 - Capt. Darse E. Crandall to be Rear Admiral (lower half)
Cal. #222 - Rear Adm. Joseph E. Tofalo to be Vice Admiral.
Cal. #223 - Gen. Paul J. Selva to be General.
Cal. #225 - Gen. Darren W. McDew to be General.
Cal. #226 - Maj. Gen. David J. Buck to be Lieutenant General.
Cal. #227 - Lt. Gen. Tod D. Wolters to be Lieutenant General.
Cal. #228 - Lt. Gen. Russell J. Handy to be Lieutenant General.
Cal. #229 - Col. Frank H. Stokes to be Brigadier General.
Cal. #230 - Lt. Gen. John W. Raymond to be Lieutenant General.
Cal. #231 - Col. James E. Porter, Jr. to be Brigadier General.
Cal. #233 - Maj. Gen. Daniel R. Hokanson to be Lieutenant General.
Cal. #234 - Rear Adm. Kevin D. Scott to be Vice Admiral.
Cal. #235 - Rear Adm. Kevin M. Donegan to be Vice Admiral
Cal. #236 - Maj. Gen. Michael H. Shields to be Lieutenant General.
Cal. #237 - Brig. Gen. Victor J. Braden to be Major General
Cal. #238 - Rear Adm. Richard P. Breckenridge to be Vice Admiral
Cal #239 - The following to be Brigadier General
Colonel David W. Ashley
Colonel Jeremy O. Baenen
Colonel Stephen F. Baggerly
Colonel Samuel W. Black
Colonel Christine M. Burckle
Colonel David B. Burgy
Colonel Janus D. Butcher
Colonel John D. Caine
Colonel Craig A. Campbell
Colonel Joseph S. Chisolm
Colonel Floyd W. Dunstan
Colonel Douglas A. Farnham
Colonel Laurie M. Farris
Colonel Jerry L. Fenwick
Colonel Dawn M. Ferrell
Colonel Douglas E. Fick
Colonel Arthur J. Floru
Colonel Donald A. Furland
Colonel Timothy H. Gaasch
Colonel Kerry M. Gentry
Colonel Jerome M. Gouhin
Colonel Randy E. Greenwood
Colonel Robert J. Grey, Jr.
Colonel Edith M. Grunwald
Colonel Gregory M. Henderson
Colonel Elizabeth A. Hill
Colonel John S. Joseph
Colonel Jill A. Lannan
Colonel James M. LeFavor
Colonel Jeffrey A. Lewis
Colonel Timothy T. Lunderman
Colonel Eric W. Mann
Colonel Betty J. Marshall
Colonel Sherrie L. McCandless
Colonel Kevin T. McManaman
Colonel David J. Meyer
Colonel Steven S. Nordhaus
Colonel Scott W. Normandeau
Colonel Richard C. Oxner, Jr.
Colonel Kirk S. Pierce
Colonel Theresa B. Prince
Colonel David L. Romuald
Colonel Edward A. Sauley, III
Colonel Keith A Schell
Colonel Brian M. Simpler
Colonel Charles G. Stevenson
Colonel Bradley A. Swanson
Colonel Dean A. Tremps
Colonel William M. Valentine
Colonel Richard W. Wedan
Cal #240-Col. Steven A. Schaick to be Brigadier General
Cal #241-Col Jeffrey A. Doll to be Brigadier General
Cal #242-Lt. Gen. Carlton D. Everhart, II to be General
Cal #243-Col. Dondi E. Costin to be Major General
Cal #244-Maj. Gen. Stephen R. Lyons to be Lieutenant General
Cal #245-Rear Adm. John C. Aquilino to be Vice Admiral
Cal #246-Vice Adm. Robert L. Thomas, Jr. to be Vice Admiral
Cal #247-Maj. Gen. Lawrence D. Nicholson to be Lieutenant General
And all nominations placed on the Secretary's desk in the Air Force, Army, Marine Corps, and Navy.