Senate Democrats

Cloture filed on Logan, Tuchi, and Humetewa nominations (AZ district judges)

This evening Senator Reid filed cloture on the following nominations:

 

Executive Calendar #664, Steven Paul Logan, of Arizona, to be United States District Judge for the District of Arizona;

Executive Calendar #665, John Joseph Tuchi, of Arizona, to be United States District Judge for the District of Arizona; and

Executive Calendar #666, Diane J. Humetewa, of Arizona, to be United States District Judge for the District of Arizona.

 

As a reminder, cloture was filed on the motion to proceed to H.R.3474, the legislative vehicle for the Tax Extenders legislation. That cloture vote will occur at 11:10am tomorrow, May 13. If cloture is invoked on the motion to  proceed, there would be up to 30 hours of post-cloture debate prior to a vote on adoption of the motion. The cloture vote on the Logan nomination would occur upon disposition of the motion to proceed. If cloture is invoked, each district judge nomination is subject to up to 2 hours of debate equally divided.