Commending David J. Schiappaby Senator Mitch McConnell
Posted on 2013-08-01
McCONNELL. Mr. President, I ask unanimous consent the Senate
proceed to the immediate consideration of S. Res. 212 and for the clerk
to read the resolution.
The legislative clerk read as follows: A resolution (S. Res. 212) commending David J. Schiappa: S. Res. 212 Whereas, David Schiappa has loyally served the Senate for 29 years, his entire professional career, starting in the Senate in December 1984; Whereas, David Schiappa grew up in Maryland and graduated from DaMatha Catholic High School, the University of Maryland, and Johns Hopkins University; Whereas, David Schiappa rose through all the positions in the Republican Cloakroom finally serving as either Secretary for the Majority or Secretary for the Minority for the last three Republican Leaders; Whereas, David Schiappa has at all times discharged the duties of his office with great dedication, diligence, and sense of service, thus earning the respect of Republican and Democratic Senators alike, as well as their staffs; and Whereas, his good humor, storytelling ability, and easy- going manner have made him an invaluable member of the Senate family: Now, therefore, be it Resolved, That the Senate expresses its appreciation to David Schiappa and his family and commends him for his outstanding and faithful service to the Senate.
The Secretary of the Senate shall transmit a copy of this resolution to David J. Schiappa.
There being no objection, the Senate proceeded to consider the resolution.
Mr. McCONNELL. I ask unanimous consent the resolution be agreed to, the preamble be agreed to, the motions to reconsider be laid on the table with no intervening action or debate.