December 16, 2020 10:05 AM

Wrap Up for Tuesday, December 15, 2020

Roll Call Votes

1.      Confirmation of Executive Calendar #931, Thomas L. Kirsch II, of Indiana, to be US Circuit Judge for the Seventh Circuit; confirmed: 51-44.

2.      Motion to invoke cloture on Executive Calendar #932, Katherine A. Crytzer, of Tennessee, to be United States District Judge for the Eastern District of Tennessee; invoked: 48-47.


Legislative Business

Passed the following bills:

S. 2054, Congressional Gold Medal to Glen Doherty others w/ Markey substitute SA#2692

H.R.4356, Protecting Families of Fallen Servicemembers

H.R. 7259, Patents for Humanity Program

H.R. 8354, Servicemembers and Vets Initiative

S. 3152, Data Mapping to Save Moms’ Lives

S. 2032, Cannabidiol and Marihuana Research Expansion w/Feinstein sub amdt

H.R.6100, STOP FGM Act

Adopted S.Res.801, Alexander Hart Atrium performance


Executive Business

Confirmed the following nominations by voice vote:

Executive Calendar #875, Julie Fisher, of Tennessee, to be Ambassador to the Republic of Belarus

Executive Calendar #881, Jonathan Pratt, of California, to be Ambassador to the Republic of Djibouti