Wrap Up for Wednesday, December 4, 2019
1. Motion to invoke cloture on Executive Calendar #479, Richard Ernest Myers II, of North Carolina, to be United States District Judge for the Eastern District of North Carolina; invoked: 77-22.
2. Motion to invoke cloture on Executive Calendar #489, Sherri A. Lydon, of South Carolina, to be United States District Judge for the District of South Carolina; invoked: 79-14.
3. Motion to invoke cloture on Executive Calendar #386, Robert M. Duncan, of Kentucky, to be a Governor of the United States Postal Service for a term expiring December 8, 2025; invoked: 91-1.
Passed H.R.5277, to amend section 442 of title 18, United States Code, to exempt certain interests in mutual funds, unit investment trusts, employee benefit plans, and retirement plans from conflict of interest limitations for the Government Publishing Office
Passed S.760, Support for Veterans in Effective Apprenticeships Act, w/ Peters substitute amendment
Adopted S.Res.446, authorizing the printing of tributes and other related materials in honor of the late Senator Kay Hagan.
GOVERNMENT PUBLISHING OFFICE
By voice vote, confirmed Executive Calendar #499, Hugh Nathanial Halpern, of Virginia, to be Director of the Government Publishing Office