August 28, 2018 07:48 PM

Wrap Up for Tuesday, August 28, 2018

Roll Call Votes
1)      Confirmation of Executive Calendar #994, Lynn A. Johnson, to be Assistant Secretary for Family Support, Department of HHS; confirmed: 67-28.
2)      Motion to invoke cloture on Executive Calendar #910, Richard Clarida, to be Vice Chairman of the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System; invoked: 69-26.
3)      Confirmation of Executive Calendar #910, Richard Clarida, of Connecticut, to be Vice Chairman of the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System; confirmed: 69-26.
4)      Confirmation of Executive Calendar #783, Joseph H. Hunt, of Maryland, to be an Assistant Attorney General; confirmed: 72-23.
5)      Confirmation of Executive Calendar #720, Isabel Marie Keenan Patelunas, of Pennsylvania, to be Assistant Secretary for Intelligence and Analysis, Department of the Treasury; confirmed: 75-20.
6)      Confirmation of Executive Calendar #636, Charles Barnes Goodwin, of Oklahoma, to be US District Judge for the Western District of Oklahoma; confirmed: 52-42.
 
Legislative Business
Adopted S.Res.617: recognizing the American Legion for 100 years of service to veterans and members of the Armed Forces in the United States and their families, and designating the week of August 24 through August 30, 2018, as “American Legion Week”.
 
Adopted S.Res.620: congratulating the National Academy of Inventors on the milestone of achieving 200 member institutions.
 
Executive Business
At a time to be determined, during the week of September 4, 2018, the Senate will vote in relation to the following nominations:
1.      Confirmation of Executive Calendar #693 - Marilyn Jean Horan, of Pennsylvania, to be US District Judge for the Western District of Pennsylvania
2.      Confirmation Executive Calendar #731 - William F. Jung, of Florida, to be US District Judge for the Middle District of Florida
3.      Confirmation Executive Calendar #778 - Kari A. Dooley, of Connecticut, to be US District Judge for the District of Connecticut
4.      Confirmation Executive Calendar #779 - Dominic W. Lanza, of Arizona, to be US District Judge for the District of Arizona
5.      Confirmation Executive Calendar #782 - Charles J. Williams, of Iowa, to be US District Judge for the Northern District of Iowa
6.      Confirmation Executive Calendar #838 - Robert R. Summerhays, of Louisiana, to be US District Judge for the Western District of Louisiana
7.      Confirmation Executive Calendar #839 - Eric C. Tostrud, of Minnesota, to be US District Judge for the District of Minnesota
8.      Confirmation Executive Calendar #893 - Alan D. Albright, of Texas, to be US District Judge for the Western District of Texas
 
The Senate confirmed the following nominations:
Executive Calendar #911, Richard Clarida, of Connecticut, to be Member of the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System;
Executive Calendar #633, Terry Fitzgerald Moorer, of Alabama, to be US District Judge for the Southern District of Alabama;
Executive Calendar #635, R. Stan Baker, of Georgia, to be US District Judge for the Southern District of Georgia;
Executive Calendar #674, Barry W. Ashe, of Louisiana, to be US District Judge for the Eastern District of Louisiana
Executive Calendar #676, James R. Sweeney II, of Indiana, to be US District Judge for the Southern District of Indiana