December 8, 2021 09:53 PM

Wrap Up for Wednesday, December 9, 2021

 Roll Call Votes

1.      Motion to invoke cloture on Executive Calendar #585, Rachael S. Rollins, of Massachusetts, to be United States Attorney for the District of Massachusetts; invoked: 50-50, with the vice president voting in the affirmative.

2.      Confirmation of Executive Calendar #585, Rachael S. Rollins, of Massachusetts, to be United States Attorney for the District of Massachusetts; confirmed: 50-50, with the vice president voting in the affirmative.

3.      Motion to invoke cloture on Executive Calendar #482, Michael D. Smith, of Virginia, to be Chief Executive Officer of the Corporation for National and Community Service; invoked: 60-39.

4.      Confirmation of Executive Calendar #482, Michael D. Smith, of Virginia, to be Chief Executive Officer of the Corporation for National and Community Service; confirmed: 58-41.

5.      Passage of S.J.Res.29, providing for congressional disapproval under chapter 8 of title 5, United States Code, of the rule submitted by the Department of Labor relating to "COVID-19 Vaccination and Testing; Emergency Temporary Standard"; passed: 52-48.

 

Legislative Business

Passed Calendar #154, S.2293 – CREW Act.

 

Passed Calendar #81, S.693 – No CORRUPTION Act.

 

Passed S.2796 – Rural Opioid Abuse Prevention Act.

 

Adopted S.Res.476 – Wreaths Across America Day.

 

Executive Business

Confirmed the following nominations

·         All nominations placed on the Secretary’s desk in the Coast Guard.

·         Executive Calendar #563, Jennifer Clyburn Reed, of South Carolina, to be Federal Cochairperson of the Southeast Crescent Regional Commission