August 22, 2018 05:52 PM

McConnell files cloture on Executive and Judicial Nominations

This evening, Senator McConnell filed cloture on the following nominations:
 
1.      Executive Calendar #994, Lynn A. Johnson, of Colorado, to be Assistant Secretary for Family Support, Department of HHS;
2.      Executive Calendar #910, Richard Clarida, of Connecticut, to be Vice Chairman of the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System;
3.      Executive Calendar #911, Richard Clarida, of Connecticut, to be Member of the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System;
4.      Executive Calendar #783, Joseph H. Hunt, of Maryland, to be an Assistant Attorney General;
5.      Executive Calendar #720, Isabel Marie Keenan Patelunas, of Pennsylvania, to be Assistant Secretary for Intelligence and Analysis, Department of the Treasury;
6.      Executive Calendar #633, Terry Fitzgerald Moorer, of Alabama, to be US District Judge for the Southern District of Alabama;
7.      Executive Calendar #635, R. Stan Baker, of Georgia, to be US District Judge for the Southern District of Georgia;
8.      Executive Calendar #636, Charles Barnes Goodwin, of Oklahoma, to be US District Judge for the Western District of Oklahoma;
9.      Executive Calendar #674, Barry W. Ashe, of Louisiana, to be US District Judge for the Eastern District of Louisiana;
10.  Executive Calendar #676, James R. Sweeney II, of Indiana, to be US District Judge for the Southern District of Indiana;
11.  Executive Calendar #692, Susan Paradise Baxter, of Pennsylvania, to be US District Judge for the Western District of Pennsylvania;
12.  Executive Calendar #693, Marilyn Jean Horan, of Pennsylvania, to be US District Judge for the Western District of Pennsylvania;
13.  Executive Calendar #731, William F. Jung, of Florida, to be US District Judge for the Middle District of Florida;
14.  Executive Calendar #779, Dominic W. Lanza, of Arizona, to be US District Judge for the District of Arizona;
15.  Executive Calendar #782, Charles J. Williams, of Iowa, to be US District Judge for the Northern District of Iowa;
16.  Executive Calendar #838, Robert R. Summerhays, of Louisiana, to be US District Judge for the Western District of Louisiana; and
17.  Executive Calendar #893, Alan D. Albright, of Texas, to be US District Judge for the Western District of Texas.
 
Each cloture motion will ripen upon disposition of the previous one and each is subject to up to 30 hours of post-cloture debate time.