Executive Sessionby Senator Harry Reid
Posted on 2014-12-13
REID. I now move to proceed to executive session to consider
Calendar No. 1073.
The PRESIDENT pro tempore. The question is on agreeing to the motion.
The motion was agreed to.
The PRESIDENT pro tempore. The clerk will report the nomination.
The assistant legislative clerk read the nomination of Allison Dale Burroughs, of Massachusetts, to be United States District Judge for the District of Massachusetts.
Cloture Motion Mr. REID. There is a cloture motion at the desk.
[[Page S6808]] The PRESIDENT pro tempore. The cloture motion having been presented under rule XXII, the Chair directs the clerk to read the motion.
The assistant bill clerk read as follows: Cloture Motion We, the undersigned Senators, in accordance with the provisions of rule XXII of the Standing Rules of the Senate, hereby move to bring to a close debate on the nomination of Allison Dale Burroughs, of Massachusetts, to be United States District Judge for the District of Massachusetts.
Harry Reid, Patrick J. Leahy, Christopher A. Coons, Dianne Feinstein, Richard J. Durbin, Richard Blumenthal, Brian Schatz, Debbie Stabenow, Michael F. Bennet, Jeff Merkley, Patty Murray, Barbara Boxer, Christopher Murphy, Edward J. Markey, Al Franken, Tom Harkin, Sheldon Whitehouse.