March 22, 2018 02:47 PM

Objection to Grenell Nomination

At 2:10 PM Senator McConnell asked unanimous consent that the Senate take up and confirm Executive Calendar #42,  the nomination of Richard Grenell to be Ambassador to Germany.
Senator Merkley objected.
The Senate has resumed consideration of the motion to proceed to S.1519, the FY18 National Defense Authorization Act.