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Cloture filed on Mamet, Bell, Coloretti, Adler, Burrows, and Lopez nominations

This evening Senator Reid filed cloture on the Mamet, Bell, Coloretti, Adler, Burrows, and Lopez nominations.   Executive Calendar #892, Noah, Mamet, of California, to be Ambassador to Argentina Executive Calendar #631, Colleen Bell, of California, to be Ambassador to Hungary Executive Calendar #772, Nani A. Coloretti, of California, to be Deputy Secretary of HUD…

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Nominations confirmed by voice votes

The Following nominations were confirmed by voice votes: Confirmation of Executive Calendar #955 James D. Pettit – to be Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the United States of America to the Republic of Moldova Confirmation of Executive Calendar #1054 Pamela Leora Spratlen – to be Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the United States of America…

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Arleo and Beetlestone nominations confirmed by voice votes

Executive Calendar #1032, Madeline Cox Arleo, of New Jersey, to be United States District Judge for the District of New Jersey; Confirmed by voice vote Executive Calendar #1033, Wendy Beetlestone, of Pennsylvania, to be United States District Judge for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania; Confirmed by voice vote

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Roll Call Vote on confirmation of Sannes nomination (NY district)

2:29pm The Senate began a 10 minute roll call vote on Confirmation of Executive Calendar #930, Brenda K. Sannes, of New York, to be United States District Judge for the Northern District of New York; Confirmed: 96-0

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Agreement to vote on confirmation of Spear nomination (Ass’t Sec. of the Army)

Following the last vote in the 2pm vote series, the Senate will also vote on confirmation of Executive Calendar #1008 Robert M. Speer – to be an Assistant Secretary of the Army.   2:00pm on Thursday, November 20— 5 roll call votes and 11 voice votes expected Likely Roll Call Votes: Confirmation of Executive Calendar…

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Agreement on Pettit, Spratlen, Ashford, Marvel, Pugh, Toloui, Mensah, Krol, Moreno, Lu and Hartley nominations

Under the previous order, there will be a series of 5 votes (likely roll calls) on confirmation of the Pepper, Sannes, Arleo, Beetlestone and Bolden nominations. This evening, we were able to reach an agreement to add 11 additional nominations to the list of votes. Those votes will be on confirmation of the Pettit, Spratlen,…

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Added 2 voice votes to the 3pm series of votes today (Sison nominations)

Following the vote on confirmation of the Yamate nomination (the last voice vote in the 3pm series), there will be 2 additional voice votes on confirmation of Executive Calendar #s 966 and 967, the nominations of Michele Jeanne Sison (UN).   The updated vote schedule is as follows:   3:00pm on Wednesday, November 19—5 roll…

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5 cloture votes @3pm today; up to 5 votes at 2pm tomorrow 6 voice votes on HOlladay, Cormack, Mustard, Miller, Cefkin, and Kiribati nominations

Last night Senator Reid filed cloture on 5 district judge nominations. This morning, we were able to reach an agreement to hold those cloture votes at 3:00pm today, and to vote on confirmation of 6 additional nominations following those cloture votes.   If cloture is invoked on any of the nominations, on Thursday, November 20,…

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Cloture filed on 5 district judge nominations

This evening, Senator Reid filed cloture on the following 5 district court nominations:   Executive Calendar #928, Pamela Pepper, of Wisconsin, to be a US district judge for the Eastern District of Wisconsin; Executive Calendar #930, Brenda K. Sannes, of New York, to be United States District Judge for the Northern District of New York;…

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No more votes today

There will be no further roll call votes during Tuesday’s session of the Senate.

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