June 19, 2019 06:46 PM

Wrap Up for Wednesday, June 19, 2019

Roll Call Votes

1.      Confirmation of Executive Calendar #22, Matthew J. Kacsmaryk, of Texas, to be United States District Judge for the Northern District of Texas; confirmed: 52-46.

2.      Confirmation of Executive Calendar #28, Allen Cothrel Winsor, of Florida, to be United States District Judge for the Northern District of Florida; confirmed: 54-44.

3.      Confirmation of Executive Calendar #50, James David Cain, Jr., of Louisiana, to be United States District Judge for the Western District of Louisiana; confirmed: 77-21.

4.      Confirmation of Executive Calendar #118, Greg Girard Guidry, of Louisiana, to be United States District Judge for the Eastern District of Louisiana; confirmed:  53-46.

5.      Motion to invoke cloture on the motion to proceed to S.1790, National Defense Authorization Act; invoked: 88-11.

 

Legislative Business

Adopted S.Res.253, designating June 19th, 2019, as “Juneteenth Independence Day” in recognition of June 19, 1865, the date on which news of the end of slavery reached the Slaves in the Southwestern States.

 

No additional Executive Business