May 13, 2021 06:05 PM

Wrap Up for Thursday, May 13, 2021

 Roll Call Votes

1.      Confirmation of Executive Calendar #110, Amber McReynolds, of Colorado, to be a Governor of the United States Postal Service for a term expiring December 8, 2026; confirmed: 59-38.

2.      Confirmation of Executive Calendar #112, Donet Graves, Jr., of Ohio, to be Deputy Secretary of Commerce; confirmed: 89-7.


Legislative Business

Passed S.593, Alaska Tourism Recovery Act, w/Murkowski amdt.


Adopted S.Res.214, supporting the designation of May 13, 2021, as ‘‘National Senior Fraud Awareness Day’’ to raise awareness about the increasing number of fraudulent scams targeted at seniors in the United States, to encourage the implementation of policies to prevent those scams from happening, and to improve protections from those scams for seniors.


Adopted S.Res.215, designating the week of May 9 through May 15, 2021, as ‘‘National Police Week’’.



Executive Business

Confirmed by voice vote Executive Calendar #116, Jewel Hairston Bronaugh, of Virginia, to be Deputy Secretary of Agriculture.