February 27, 2020 03:56 PM

Wrap Up for Thursday, February 27, 2020

Roll Call Votes

1.       Confirmation of Executive Calendar #416, Travis Greaves, of the District of Columbia, to be a Judge of the United States Tax Court; confirmed: 85-3.

 

Legislative Business

Passed by voice vote H.R.4998: Secure and Trusted Communications Networks Act [5G].

 

Adopted S.Res.315: Memorializing the discovery of the Clotilda.

 

Adopted S.Res.480: raising awareness and encouraging the prevention of stalking by designating January 2020 as “National Stalking Awareness Month”.

 

Adopted S.Res.508: commemorating the 150th anniversary of the historic seating of Hiram Rhodes Revels as the first African American United States Senator.

 

Adopted by voice vote S.Res.512: designating March 2, 2020, as “Read Across America Day”.

 

Adopted by voice vote S.Res.513: designating February 2020 as “American Heart Month” and February 7, 2020, as “National Wear Red Day”.

 

Adopted by voice vote S.Res.514: expressing the sense of the Senate that Donald Stratton be remembered for a lifetime of heroism and service to the United States.

 

Adopted by voice vote S.Res.515: designates February 2020 as “Career and Technical Education Month” to celebrate career and technical education across the United States.

 

Adopted by voice vote S.Res.516: celebrating Black History Month.

 

Adopted by voice vote S.Res.517: honoring the life and legacy of Judge Nathaniel R. Jones.

 

Adopted by voice vote S.Res.518: honoring the 100th anniversary of Disabled American Veterans.

 

Adopted by voice vote S.Res.519: honoring the life and achievements of Katherine Coleman Goble Johnson.

 

Adopted by voice vote S.Res.520: designating March 6, 2020, as “National Speech and Debate Education Day”.

 

Adopted by voice vote S.Res.521: designating the week of February 24 through February 28, 2020, as “Public Schools Week”.

 

Adopted by voice vote S.Res.522: electing Robert M. Duncan, of the District of Columbia, as Secretary for the Majority of the Senate.

 

Completed the Rule 14 proceed to place on the Legislative Calendar of Business: S.3339, to restore military priorities, and for other purposes. (Durbin)

 

Executive Business

Confirmed the following nominations:

 

AIR FORCE

Executive Calendar #573 - The following to be Brigadier General

Col. Joseph R. Harris, II

Col. Gent Welsh, Jr.

Executive Calendar #574 - Brig. Gen. Billy M. Nabors to be Major General

Executive Calendar #575 – The following to be Brigadier General:

Col. AnnMarie K. Anthony

Col. Taft O. Aujero

Col. Douglas B. Baker

Col. Robert D. Bowie

Col. Barbra S. Buls

Col. Donald K. Carpenter

Col. Konata A. Crumbly

Col. Johan A. Deutscher

Col. Patrick W. Donaldson

Col. Bradford R. Everman

Col. Virginia I. Gaglio

Col. Caesar R. Garduno

Col. Patrick M. Hanlon

Col. Robert E. Hargens

Col. Jeffrey L. Hedges

Col. Samuel C. Keener

Col. Robert I. Kinney

Col. Jerry P. Reedy

Col. Bryan E. Salmon

Col. Tamala A. Saylor

Col. James S. Shigekane

Col. Kimbra L. Sterr

Col. Michael A. Valle

Col. Brian E. Vaughn

Executive Calendar #576 – The following to be Brigadier General:

Col. Dann S. Carlson

Col. Shawn M. Coco

Col. Steven E. Coney

Col. Patrick E. DeConcini

Col. Paul E. Franz

Col. John F. Hall

Col. Kenneth M. Haltom

Col. Chris J. Ioder

Col. Robert A. King

Col. Michael J. Lovell

Col. Sue Ellen Schuerman

Col. Christopher J. Sheppard

Col. Charles A. Shurlow

Col. Lisa K. Snyder

Executive Calendar #577 – The following to be Major General:

Brig. Gen. Steven J. deMilliano

Brig. Gen. David J. Meyer

Brig. Gen. Russell L. Ponder

Executive Calendar #578 - Brig. Gen. Andrew J. MacDonald to be Major General

Executive Calendar #579 – The following to be Major General:

Brig. Gen. Todd M. Audet

Brig. Gen. Kimberly A. Baumann

Brig. Gen. Floyd W. Dunstan

Brig. Gen. Randal K. Efferson

Brig. Gen. Laurie M. Farris

Brig. Gen. James R. Kriesel

Brig. Gen. William P. Robertson

Brig. Gen. James R. Stevenson, Jr.

Brig. Gen. Charles M. Walker

Brig. Gen. David A. Weishaar

Brig. Gen. Gregory T. White

Executive Calendar #580 - Brig. Gen. Christopher E. Finerty to be Major General

Executive Calendar #581 - Brig. Gen. Joseph B. Wilson to be Major General

 

ARMY

Executive Calendar #582 - Col. Ronald F. Taylor to be Brigadier General

 

MARINE CORPS

Executive Calendar #584 - Brig. Gen. Michael S. Martin to be Major General

Executive Calendar #585 – The following to be Brigadier General:

Col. Douglas K. Clark

Col. John F. Kelliher, III

 

And all nominations on the Secretary’s Desk.