October 1, 2021 12:00 AM

Wrap Up for Thursday, September 30, 2021

Roll Call Votes

1.     Cotton #3833 (re: Afghanistan refugees); not agreed to: 50-50.

2.     Marshall #3831 (re: Vaccine mandate) [60-vote threshold]; not agreed to: 50-50.

3.     Braun #3832 (re: No Budget No Pay) [60-vote threshold]; not agreed to: 53-47.

4.     Passage of H.R.5305 (CR to December 3rd), as amended [60-vote threshold]; passed: 65-35.

5.     Motion to invoke cloture on Executive Calendar #354, Rohit Chopra, to be Director, CFPB; invoked: 51-50, with the vice president voting in the affirmative.

6.     Confirmation of Executive Calendar #354, Rohit Chopra, to be Director, CFPB; confirmed: 50-48.

7.     Motion to invoke cloture on Executive Calendar #293, Tracy Stone-Manning, to be Director of the Bureau of Land Management; invoked: 50-48.

8.     Confirmation of Executive Calendar #293, Tracy Stone-Manning, to be Director of the Bureau of Land Management; confirmed: 50-45.

9.     Motion to lay the House message with respect to S.1301, the legislative vehicle to suspend the debt limit; agreed to: 50-47.

 

Legislative Business

Passed Calendar #124, S.1037 with committee-reported substitute: Manufacturing.gov Act

 

Passed S.558 with Wicker amendment: FLOODS Act.

 

Passed S.2923 by voice vote: Fishery Resource Disasters Improvement Act.

 

Adopted S.Res.338: Democracy Month

 

Adopted S.Res.366: Patriot Week

 

Adopted S.Res.368: Blue Star Welcome Week.

 

Adopted S.Res.402: Engrossment Correction to S.Res.357.

 

Adopted S.Res.403: National Healthy Aging Month.

 

Adopted S.Res.404: National Retirement Security Month.

 

Executive Business

Confirmed the following nominations:

 

DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES

·       Executive Calendar #243 - Melanie Anne Egorin, of the District of Columbia, to be an Assistant Secretary of Health and Human Services

 

NATIONAL FOUNDATION ON THE ARTS AND THE HUMANITIES

·       Executive Calendar #350 - Daryl W. Baldwin, of Ohio, to be a Member of the National Council on the Humanities for a term expiring January 26, 2024

·       Executive Calendar #351 - Genine Macks Fidler, of Florida, to be a Member of the National Council on the Humanities for a term expiring January 26, 2022

·       Executive Calendar #353 – Thomas Andrew Monheim to be Inspector General of the Intelligence Community, Office of the Director of National Intelligence.

 

DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE

·       Executive Calendar #370 - Erek L. Barron, of Maryland, to be United States Attorney for the District of Maryland for the term of four years

·       Executive Calendar #371 - Nicholas W. Brown, of Washington, to be United States Attorney for the Western District of Washington for the term of four years

·       Executive Calendar #372 - Clifford D. Johnson, of Indiana, to be United States Attorney for the Northern District of Indiana for the term of four years

·       Executive Calendar #373 - Zachary A. Myers, of Maryland, to be United States Attorney for the Southern District of Indiana for the term of four years

·       Executive Calendar #374 - Trini E. Ross, of New York, to be United States Attorney for the Western District of New York for the term of four years

·       Executive Calendar #375 - Vanessa Waldref, of Washington, to be United States Attorney for the Eastern District of Washington for the term of four years

 

AIR FORCE

·       Executive Calendar #377 - Col. Edward D. Casey to be Brigadier General

·       Executive Calendar #378 - Brig. Gen. Linda S. Hurry to be Major General

·       Executive Calendar #379 - Col. Carla D. Riner to be Brigadier General

 

NAVY

·       Executive Calendar #380 - Capt. Max G. McCoy, Jr. to be Rear Admiral (lower half)

 

AIR FORCE

·       Executive Calendar #381 - Col. Richard G. Adams to be Brigadier General

 

MARINE CORPS

·       Executive Calendar #382 - Lt. Gen. Karsten S. Heckl to be Lieutenant General

 

AIR FORCE

·       Executive Calendar #383 - Maj. Gen. David J. Julazadeh to be Lieutenant General

·       Executive Calendar #384 - Maj. Gen. Lance K. Landrum to be Lieutenant General

 

MARINE CORPS

·       Executive Calendar #385 - Col. Matthew S. Reid to be Brigadier General

 

ARMY

·       Executive Calendar #388 - Brig. Gen. Jeffrey C. Coggin to be Major General

·       Executive Calendar #389 - Maj. Gen. Xavier T. Brunson to be Lieutenant General

 

And all nominations on the Secretary’s Desk in the Air Force, Army and Navy.