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Cloakroom Wrap Up Memo -- Cloakroom Wrap Up - 10-29-13

6:35 PM || October 29, 2013

Cloakroom Wrap Up  Roll Call Votes:

Motion to proceed to S. J. Res. 26, a joint resolution relating to the disapproval of the Debt Limit Suspension. (45 – 54). Not Agreed to.

Motion to invoke cloture on the nomination of Cal. #344, Richard Griffin to be General Counsel of the National Labor Relations Board. (62 – 37). Invoked.

Confirmation of the nomination of Cal. #344, Richard Griffin to be general Counsel of the National Labor Relations Board. (55 – 44). Confirmed.

Wrap Up:

S. Res. 254 – National Bison Day

S. Res. 276 – National Work and Family Month

Executive Session:

Cal. #242, Thomas Edgar Wheeler, to be a member of the Federal Communications Commission. (Confirmed by Unanimous Consent)

Cal. #377, Michael P. O’Reilly, to be a member of the Federal Communications Commission. (Confirmed by Unanimous Consent)

Wednesday, October 29, 2013:

The Senate will convene at 9:30am. Following any Leader remarks, the Senate will proceed to Executive Session to consider the Estevez nomination, with the time until 10:30 equally divided. At 10:30am, the Senate will proceed to a roll call vote on the motion to invoke cloture on the nomination of Cal. #53, Alan Estevez to be a Principal Deputy Under Secretary of Defense.