February 27, 2018 06:26 PM

Wrap Up for Tuesday, February 27, 2018

Roll Call Votes
1.      Confirmation of Executive Calendar #623, Elizabeth Branch, of Georgia, to be United States Circuit Judge for the Eleventh Circuit; confirmed: 73-23.
2.      Motion to invoke cloture on Executive Calendar #153, Russell Vought, of Virginia, to be Deputy Director of the Office of Management and Budget; invoked: 49-48.
Legislative Business
Began the Rule 14 process to bypass committee and place on the Legislative Calendar of Business S.2464: Three-Year Border and DACA Extension Act.
Adopted S.Res.415: Speech and Debate Month.
Adopted S.Res.416: Career and Technical Education Month.
Agreed to S.Con.Res.35: Authorizing Emancipation Hall for OSS Gold Medal.
Executive Business
Confirmed Executive Calendar #387, William Northey, to be Under Secretary of Agriculture for Farm and Foreign Agricultural Services.