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  • Nomination of Katherine Polk Failla to Be United States District Judge for the Southern District of New York

    by Senator Sheldon Whitehouse

    Posted on 2013-03-04

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    WHITEHOUSE. Mr. President, I ask unanimous consent that the order for the quorum call be rescinded.



    The PRESIDING OFFICER. Without objection, it is so ordered.

    THE PRESIDING OFFICER. The question is, Will the Senate advise and consent to the nomination of Pamela Ki Mai Chen, of New York, to be United States District Judge for the Eastern District of New York? The nomination was confirmed.

    The PRESIDING OFFICER. Under the previous order, the motions to reconsider are considered made and laid upon the table, and the President shall be immediately notified of the Senate's action.

    Vote on Nomination of Katherine Polk Failla The PRESIDING OFFICER. The question is, Will the Senate advise and consent to the nomination of Katherine Polk Failla, of New York, to be United States District Judge for the Southern District of New York? Mr. WHITEHOUSE. Mr. President, I ask for the yeas and nays.

    The PRESIDING OFFICER. Is there a sufficient second? There appears to be a sufficient second.

    The clerk will call the roll.

    The assistant legislative clerk called the roll.

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