September 14, 2021 06:42 PM

Wrap Up for Tuesday, September 14, 2021

Roll Call Votes

1.      Confirmation of Executive Calendar #64, James Richard Kvaal, of Massachusetts, to be Under Secretary of Education; confirmed: 58-37.

2.      Motion to invoke cloture on Executive Calendar #252, David G. Estudillo, of Washington, to be United States District Judge for the Western District of Washington; invoked: 52-42.

3.      Confirmation of Executive Calendar #252, David G. Estudillo, of Washington, to be United States District Judge for the Western District of Washington; confirmed: 54-41.

4.      Motion to invoke cloture on Executive Calendar #260, Angel Kelley, of Massachusetts, to be United States District Judge for the District of Massachusetts; invoked: 52-43.

5.      Confirmation of Executive Calendar #260, Angel Kelley, of Massachusetts, to be United States District Judge for the District of Massachusetts; confirmed: 52-44.

6.      Motion to invoke cloture on Executive Calendar #251, Veronica S. Rossman, of Colorado, to be United States Circuit Judge for the Tenth Circuit; invoked: 51-44.

 

Legislative Business

By voice vote, passed S. 273 – Driftnet Modernization and Bycatch Reduction Act w/ Feinstein amdt

Passed S. 297 – Reinforcing American-Made Products Act

 

Adopted the following resolutions:

S.Res.315 – Hamilton Class Coast Guard cutters

S.Res.325 – PCOS Awareness Month

S.Res.339 – National Ataxia Awareness Day w/Murphy amdt

S.Res.362 - National Student Parent Month

S.Res.363 - School Bus Safety Month

 

Began the Rule 14 process to place the following bill on the Legislative Calendar of Business:

1. S.2747, to expand Americans’ access to the ballot box and reduce the influence of big money in politics, and for other purposes. (Freedom to Vote Act) (Klobuchar)

 

No additional Executive Business