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Cloakroom Wrap Up Memo -- Cloakroom Wrap Up - 4-1-14

7:13 PM || April 1, 2014
Cloakroom Wrap Up
Roll Call Votes:
Confirmation of the nomination of Cal. #532, Kevin Whitaker, to be U.S. Ambassador to the Republic of Columbia. (99-0). Confirmed.

Confirmation of the nomination of Cal. #687, John P. Carlin to be an Assistant Attorney General. (99-1). Confirmed.

Executive Session:

Cal. #683, Christopher P. Lu to be Deputy Secretary of Labor. (Confirmed by voice vote).

Wrap Up:

S. Res. 371 – Jan Karski

S. Res. 408 – Parkinson’s Awareness Month

Wednesday, April 2, 2014:

The Senate will convene at 9:00am. Following any Leader remarks, the Senate will resume consideration of H.R. 3979, the vehicle for the Unemployment Insurance Extension, with the time until 10:00am equally divided and controlled between the two Leaders or their designees. The filing deadline for 2nd degree amendments to H.R. 3979, and S. Amdt. 2874 will be at 9:30am tomorrow. At 10:00am, the Senate will proceed to a roll call vote on the motion to invoke cloture on the substitute amendment (#2874) to the Unemployment Insurance Extension bill. Additional votes are possible during Wednesday’s session, and Senators will be notified when votes are scheduled.