Senate Democrats

McCord, Chu, and Batta nominations confirmed by voice vote

The Senate confirmed the following nominations by voice vote:

 

  1. Executive Calendar #710  Michael J. McCord, of Ohio, to be Under Secretary of Defense;
  2. Executive Calendar #782 R. Jane Chu, Missouri, to be Chairperson of the National Endowment for the Arts for a term of four years; and
  3. Executive Calendar #776 Todd A. Batta, of Iowa, to be an Assistant Secretary of Agriculture.