June 27, 2019 07:27 PM

Wrap Up for Thursday, June 27, 2019

Roll Call Votes

1.      Motion to invoke cloture on Inhofe substitute amendment #764, as modified, to S.1790, NDAA; invoked: 87-7.

2.      Romney amendment #861 (use of funds) to Inhofe #764; agreed to: 90-4.

3.      Passage of S.1790, NDAA, as amended; passed: 86-8.

 

Legislative Business

By voice vote, the Senate adopted Inhofe substitute amendment #764, as amended, to S.1790, NDAA.

 

Passed H.R.2490, TANF extension.

Passed S.2047, to provide for a 2-week extension of the Medicaid community mental health services demonstration program.

Adopted S.Res. 220, designating the month of June 2019 as “National Post-Traumatic Stress Awareness Month” and June 27, 2019, as “National Post-Traumatic Stress Awareness Day.”

Adopted S.Res. 270, recognizing the 50th anniversary of the Stonewall uprising.

Adopted S.Res.271, designating July 12, 2019, as “Collector Car Appreciation Day” recognizing the collection and restoration of historic and classic cars is an important part of preserving the technological achievements and cultural heritage of the United States.

 

Passed the following Indian Affairs bills:

S. 46, the Klamath Tribe Judgement Fund Repeal Act

S. 50, the Columbia River In-Lieu and Treaty Fishing Access Sites Improvement Act w/ Hoeven amendment

S. 199, the Leech Lake Band of Ojibwe Reservation Restoration Act

S. 209, the PROGRESS for Indian Tribes Act

S. 212, the Indian Community Economic Enhancement Act of 2019 w/Hoeven amendment

S. 216, the Spokane Tribe of Indians of the Spokane Reservation Equitable Compensation Act

S. 224, a bill to provide for the conveyance of certain property to the Tanana Tribal Council located in Tanana, Alaska, and to the Bristol Bay Area Health Corporation located in Dillingham, Alaska, and for other purposes

S. 256, the Esther Martinez Native American Languages Programs Reauthorization Act

S. 257, the Tribal HUD-VASH Act of 2019

S. 294, the Native American Business Incubators Program Act

 

Executive Business

Confirmed the following nominations:

DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE

Executive Calendar #295 - Chirstopher Scolese, of New York, to be Director of the National Reconnaissance Office.

 

DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE

Executive Calendar #330 - Gary B. Burman, of Kentucky, to be United States Marshal for the Western District of Kentucky for the term of four years.

Executive Calendar #331 - William D. Hyslop, of Washington, to be United States Attorney for the Eastern District of Washington for the term of four years.

Executive Calendar #332 - Randall P. Huff, of Wyoming, to be United States Marshal for the District of Wyoming for the term of four years.

 

DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE

Executive Calendar #113 - Veronica Daigle, of Virginia, to be an Assistant Secretary of Defense for Readiness

 

DEPARTMENT OF INTERIOR

Executive Calendar #342, Robert Wallace, of Wyoming, to be Assistant Secretary for Fish and Wildlife.

 

ADVISORY COUNCIL ON HISTORIC PRESERVATION

Executive Calendar #199 - Aimee Kathryn Jorjani, of Wisconsin, to be Chairman of the Advisory Council on Historic Preservation for a term expiring January 19, 2021.

 

DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY

Executive Calendar #121 - Lane Genatowski, of New York, to be Director of the Advanced Research Projects Agency-Energy, Department of Energy

 

DEPARTMENT OF STATE

Executive Calendar #180 - Ronald Douglas Johnson, of Florida, to be Ambassador of the United States of America to the Republic of El Salvador

Executive Calendar #219 - David Michael Satterfield, of Missouri, a Career Member of the Senior Foreign Service, Class of Career Minister, to be Ambassador of the United States of America to the Republic of Turkey

 

PRIVACY AND CIVIL LIBERTIES OVERSIGHT BOARD

Executive Calendar #109 - Aditya Bamzai, of Virginia, to be a Member of the Privacy and Civil Liberties Oversight Board for the remainder of the term expiring January 29, 2020

Executive Calendar #110 - Travis LeBlanc, of Maryland, to be a Member of the Privacy and Civil Liberties Oversight Board for a term expiring January 29, 2022

Executive Calendar #360 - Edward W. Felten, of New Jersey, to be a Member of the Privacy and Civil Liberties Oversight Board for a term expiring January 29, 2025 (Reappointment)

 

NAVY

Executive Calendar #300 - Rear Adm. (lh) Gene F. Price to be Rear Admiral

Executive Calendar #301 – The following to be Rear Admiral:

Rear Adm. (lh) Shawn E. Duane

Rear Adm. (lh) Scott D. Jones

Rear Adm. (lh) John B. Mustin

Rear Adm. (lh) John A. Schommer

Executive Calendar #302 - Rear Adm. (lh) Alan J. Reyes to be Rear Admiral

Executive Calendar #303 - Rear Adm. (lh) Troy M. McClelland to be Rear Admiral

 

ARMY

Executive Calendar #304 - Maj. Gen. Charles A. Flynn to be Lieutenant General

 

NAVY

Executive Calendar #305 - Capt. Mark E. Moritz to be Rear Admiral (lower half)

Executive Calendar #306 - Capt. Christopher A. Asselta to be Rear Admiral (lower half)

Executive Calendar #307 - Capt. Michael T. Curran to be Rear Admiral (lower half)

Executive Calendar #308 - Capt. Leslie E. Reardanz, III to be Rear Admiral (lower half)

Executive Calendar #309 – The following to be Rear Admiral (Lower Half):

Capt. Kenneth R. Blackmon

Capt. Robert C. Nowakowski

Capt. Thomas S. Wall

Capt. Larry D. Watkins

Executive Calendar #310 – The following to be Rear Admiral (lower half):

Capt. Scott K. Fuller

Capt. Michael J. Steffen

Executive Calendar #311 - Capt. Paula D. Dunn to be Rear Admiral (lower half)

Executive Calendar #312 - Capt. Pamela C. Miller to be Rear Admiral (lower half)

 

AIR FORCE

Executive Calendar #313 – Gen. John W. Raymond to be General

 

ARMY

Executive Calendar #314 – Lt. Gen. Paul J. LaCamera to be General

Executive Calendar #315 – Maj. Gen. Michael E. Kurilla to be Lieutenant General

 

NAVY

Executive Calendar #316 – Rear Adm. Ricky L. Williamson to be Vice Admiral

Executive Calendar #317 – Capt. Philip W. Yu to be Rear Admiral (lower half)

 

AIR FORCE

Executive Calendar #318 – Col. Arthur P. Wunder to be Brigadier General

 

ARMY

Executive Calendar #319 – Col. William Green, Jr. to be Brigadier General

 

NAVY

Executive Calendar #320 – Vice Adm. Phillip G. Sawyer to be Vice Admiral

 

ARMY

Executive Calendar #321 – Lt. Gen. Eric P. Wendt to be Lieutenant General

Executive Calendar #322 – Brig. Gen. Michael R. Berry to be Major General

Executive Calendar #323 – Brig. Gen. Michel M. Russell, Sr. to be Major General

Executive Calendar #324 – the following to be Major General:

Brig. Gen. Joseph L. Biehler

Brig. Gen. William B. Blaylock, II

Brig. Gen. Thomas R. Bouchard

Brig. Gen. Paul B. Chauncey, III

Brig. Gen. Johanna P. Clyborne

Brig. Gen. William J. Edwards

Brig. Gen. Lee M. Ellis

Brig. Gen. Pablo Estrada, Jr.

Brig. Gen. Lapthe C. Flora

Brig. Gen. Troy D. Galloway

Brig. Gen. Lee W. Hopkins

Brig. Gen. Marvin T. Hunt

Brig. Gen. Mark C. Jackson

Brig. Gen. Richard F. Johnson

Brig. Gen. Tim C. Lawson

Brig. Gen. Kevin D. Lyons

Brig. Gen. Michael A. Mitchell

Brig. Gen. Michel A. Natali

Brig. Gen. Chad J. Parker

Brig. Gen. Gregory C. Porter

Brig. Gen. Jeffrey D. Smiley

Brig. Gen. David N. Vesper

Executive Calendar #325 – Capt. Huan T. Nguyen to be Rear Admiral (lower half)

 

And all nomination on the Secretary’s Desk in the AIR FORCE, ARMY, MARINE CORPS and NAVY.