February 8, 2021 08:08 PM

Wrap Up for Monday, February 8, 2021

 Roll Call Votes

1. Confirmation of Executive Calendar #6, Denis Richard McDonough, of Maryland, to be Secretary of Veterans Affairs; confirmed: 87-7.

 

Legislative Business

Adopted the following resolutions:

S.Res.38, establishing procedures for access to the floor of the Senate and the Senate Wing of the Capitol during impeachment proceedings against Donald John Trump, former President of the United States.

S.Res.39, authorizing the instillation of appropriate equipment and furniture in the Senate chamber for the impeachment proceedings of Donald John Trump, former President of the United States.

S.Res.40, establishing procedures for access to the galleries of the Senate Chamber during impeachment proceedings against Donald John Trump, former President of the United States

S.Res.41, allowing limited laptop computer access on the floor of the Senate

S.Res.42, honoring the memories of the victims of the senseless attack at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School on February 14, 2018.

 

Executive Business

By voice vote, confirmed Executive Calendar #14, Kathleen Holland Hicks, of Virginia, to be Deputy Secretary of Defense.