January 11, 2018 04:30 PM

Wrap Up for Thursday, January 11, 2018

Roll Call Votes
1)      Confirmation of Executive Calendar #389, Michael Lawrence Brown, of Georgia, to be US District Judge for the Northern District of Georgia; confirmed: 92-0.
2)      Motion to invoke cloture on Executive Calendar #435, Walter David Counts III, of Texas, to be US District Judge for the Western District of Texas; invoked: 90-1.
3)      Confirmation of Executive Calendar #435, Walter David Counts III, of Texas, to be US District Judge for the Western District of Texas; confirmed: 96-0.
4)      Motion to lay before the Senate the message to accompany S.139 (FISA 702); agreed to: 68-27.
Legislative Business
By voice vote, the Senate passed H.R.984: Thomasina E. Jordan Indian Tribes of Virginia Federal Recognition Act of 2017.
Adopted S.Res.372: congratulating the North Dakota State University football team for winning the 2017 National Collegiate Athletic Association Division I Football Championship Subdivision title.
Passed H.R.4641: to authorize the President to award the Medal of Honor to John L. Canley for acts of valor during the Vietnam War while a member of the Marine Corps.

No Executive Business