November 20, 2014 08:00 AM

Schedule for Thursday, November 20, 2014

The Senate stands adjourned until 9:30am on Thursday, November 20, 2014.

Following any Leader remarks, the Senate will be in a period of morning business until 2:00pm. At 2:00pm, the Senate will proceed to up to 5 roll call votes on confirmation of district judicial nominations and a series of voice votes.

2:00pm-Up to 5 roll call votes, 11 voice votes expected:

  1. Confirmation of Executive Calendar #928, Pamela Pepper, of Wisconsin, to be a US district judge for the Eastern District of Wisconsin;
  2. Confirmation of Executive Calendar #930, Brenda K. Sannes, of New York, to be United States District Judge for the Northern District of New York;
  3. Confirmation of Executive Calendar #1032, Madeline Cox Arleo, of New Jersey, to be United States District Judge for the District of New Jersey;
  4. Confirmation of Executive Calendar #1033, Wendy Beetlestone, of Pennsylvania, to be United States District Judge for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania; and
  5. Confirmation of Executive Calendar #1034, Victor Allen Bolden, of Connecticut, to be United States District Judge for the District of Connecticut.
  6. Confirmation of Executive Calendar #955, James D. Pettit, to be Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the United States of America to the Republic of Moldova (voice vote expected);
  7. Confirmation of Executive Calendar #1054, Pamela Leora Spratlen, to be Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the United States of America to the Republic of Uzbekistan (voice vote expected);
  8. Confirmation of Executive Calendar #639, Tamara Wenda Ashford, to be a Judge of the United States Tax Court for a term of fifteen years (voice vote expected);
  9. Confirmation of Executive Calendar #641, L. Paige Marvel, to be a Judge of the United States Tax Court for a term of fifteen years (Reappointment) (voice vote expected);
  10. Confirmation of Executive Calendar #999, Cary Douglas Pugh, to be a Judge of the United States Tax Court for a term of fifteen years (voice vote expected);
  11. Confirmation of Executive Calendar #998, Ramin Toloui, to be a Deputy Under Secretary of the Treasury (voice vote expected);
  12. Confirmation of Executive Calendar #1028, Lisa Afua Serwah Mensah, to be Under Secretary of Agriculture for Rural Development (voice vote expected);
  13. Confirmation of Executive Calendar #953, George Albert Krol, to be Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the United States of America to the Republic of Kazakhstan (voice vote expected);
  14. Confirmation of Executive Calendar #696, Luis G. Moreno, to be Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the United States of America to Jamaica (voice vote expected);
  15. Confirmation of Executive Calendar #540, Donald Lu, to be Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the United States of America to the Republic of Albania (voice vote expected); and
  16. Confirmation of Executive Calendar #962, Brent Robert Hartley, to be Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the United States of America to the Republic of Slovenia (voice vote expected).