December 7, 2015 05:32 PM

Roll Call Vote on McDonough nomination (TN district judge)

5:29pm The Senate began a 15 minute roll call vote on confirmation of Executive Calendar #214, Travis Randall McDonough, of Tennessee, to be US District Judge for the Eastern District of Tennessee.

Confirmed: 89-0

Next - 2 voice votes expected:

Executive Calendar #373 - Kenneth Damian Ward, of Virginia, a Career Member of the Senior Executive Service, for the rank of Ambassador during his tenure of service as United States Representative to the Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons; and

Executive Calendar #374 - Linda I. Etim, of Wisconsin, to be an Assistant Administrator of the United States Agency for International Development.