July 29, 2013 05:23 PM
Cloture withdrawn/Vote on confirmation of Comey (FBI) nomination @ 5:35
Senator Reid withdrew the cloture motion on the Comey nomination. Following Senator Grassley's remarks, at approximately 5:30/5:35pm, the Senate will proceed to a 15 minute roll call vote on confirmation of Executive Calendar #208
, the nomination of James B. Comey, Jr., of Connecticut, to be Director of the Federal Bureau of Investigations.