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Nominations

01/03/2018

Susan A. Thornton, of Maine, a Career Member of the Senior Foreign Service, Class of Minister-Counselor, to be an Assistant Secretary of State (East Asian and Pacific Affairs), vice Daniel R. Russel.

Nomination Number: PN1327-115

Received Date: 12/19/2017

Last Action: Returned to the President under the provisions of Senate Rule XXXI, paragraph 6 of the Standing Rules of the Senate.

01/03/2018

One nomination, beginning with David Charles Miller, and ending with David Charles Miller

Nomination Number: PN358-2-115

Received Date: 04/25/2017

Last Action: Returned to the President under the provisions of Senate Rule XXXI, paragraph 6 of the Standing Rules of the Senate.

01/03/2018

One nomination, beginning with Tanya S. Urquieta, and ending with Tanya S. Urquieta

Nomination Number: PN355-2-115

Received Date: 04/25/2017

Last Action: Returned to the President under the provisions of Senate Rule XXXI, paragraph 6 of the Standing Rules of the Senate.

01/03/2018

Samuel Dale Brownback, of Kansas, to be Ambassador at Large for International Religious Freedom, vice David Nathan Saperstein, resigned.

Nomination Number: PN828-115

Received Date: 07/27/2017

Last Action: Returned to the President under the provisions of Senate Rule XXXI, paragraph 6 of the Standing Rules of the Senate.

01/03/2018

Jay Patrick Murray, of Virginia, to be Alternate Representative of the United States of America for Special Political Affairs in the United Nations, with the rank of Ambassador.

Nomination Number: PN409-115

Received Date: 05/10/2017

Last Action: Returned to the President under the provisions of Senate Rule XXXI, paragraph 6 of the Standing Rules of the Senate.

01/03/2018

Jay Patrick Murray, of Virginia, to be an Alternate Representative of the United States of America to the Sessions of the General Assembly of the United Nations, during his tenure of service as Alternate Representative of the United States of America for Special Political Affairs in the United Nations.

Nomination Number: PN410-115

Received Date: 05/10/2017

Last Action: Returned to the President under the provisions of Senate Rule XXXI, paragraph 6 of the Standing Rules of the Senate.

01/03/2018

One nomination, beginning with David A. Ashford, and ending with David A. Ashford

Nomination Number: PN357-2-115

Received Date: 04/25/2017

Last Action: Returned to the President under the provisions of Senate Rule XXXI, paragraph 6 of the Standing Rules of the Senate.

12/21/2017

Kenneth J. Braithwaite, of Pennsylvania, to be Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Untied States of America to the Kingdom of Norway.

Nomination Number: PN1173-115

Received Date: 10/23/2017

Last Action: Confirmed by the Senate by Voice Vote.

12/21/2017

Christopher Ashley Ford, of Maryland, to be an Assistant Secretary of State (International Security and Non-Proliferation), vice Thomas M. Countryman, resigned.

Nomination Number: PN1204-115

Received Date: 11/02/2017

Last Action: Confirmed by the Senate by Voice Vote.

12/21/2017

M. Lee McLenny, of Washington, a Career Member of the Senior Foreign Service, Class of Minister-Counselor to be Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the United States of America to the Republic of Paraguay.

Nomination Number: PN1183-115

Received Date: 10/30/2017

Last Action: Confirmed by the Senate by Voice Vote.

12/21/2017

Brock D. Bierman, of Virginia, to be an Assistant Administrator of the United States Agency for International Development, vice Thomas O. Melia.

Nomination Number: PN1104-115

Received Date: 10/16/2017

Last Action: Confirmed by the Senate by Voice Vote.

12/19/2017

4 nominations, beginning with John R. Bass II, and ending with Sung Y. Kim

Nomination Number: PN1200-115

Received Date: 11/01/2017

Last Action: Confirmed by the Senate by Yea-Nay Vote. 88 - 11. Record Vote Number: 320.

12/19/2017

Jennifer Gillian Newstead, of New York, to be Legal Adviser of the Department of State, vice Brian James Egan, resigned.

Nomination Number: PN914-115

Received Date: 09/05/2017

Last Action: Confirmed by the Senate by Yea-Nay Vote. 88 - 11. Record Vote Number: 320.

12/19/2017

169 nominations, beginning with Lisa-Felicia Afi Akorli, and ending with Stephanie P. Wilson

Nomination Number: PN1199-115

Received Date: 11/01/2017

Last Action: Confirmed by the Senate by Yea-Nay Vote. 88 - 11. Record Vote Number: 320.

11/16/2017

Lisa A. Johnson, of Washington, a Career Member of the Senior Foreign Service, Class of Counselor, to be Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the United States of America to the Republic of Namibia.

Nomination Number: PN1085-115

Received Date: 10/05/2017

Last Action: Confirmed by the Senate by Voice Vote.

11/16/2017

Irwin Steven Goldstein, of New York, to be Under Secretary of State for Public Diplomacy, vice Richard Stengel, resigned.

Nomination Number: PN1039-115

Received Date: 09/28/2017

Last Action: Confirmed by the Senate by Voice Vote.

11/16/2017

Rebecca Eliza Gonzales, of Texas, a Career Member of the Senior Foreign Service, Class of Minister-Counselor, to be Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the United States of America to the Kingdom of Lesotho.

Nomination Number: PN1011-115

Received Date: 09/11/2017

Last Action: Confirmed by the Senate by Voice Vote.

11/16/2017

Sean P. Lawler, of Maryland, to be Chief of Protocol, and to have the rank of Ambassador during his tenure of service, vice Peter A. Selfridge.

Nomination Number: PN1040-115

Received Date: 09/28/2017

Last Action: Confirmed by the Senate by Voice Vote.

11/09/2017

Peter Hoekstra, of Michigan, to be Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the United States of America to the Kingdom of the Netherlands.

Nomination Number: PN831-115

Received Date: 07/27/2017

Last Action: Confirmed by the Senate by Voice Vote.

11/02/2017

Edward T. McMullen, Jr., of South Carolina, to be Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the United States of America to the Swiss Confederation, and to serve concurrently and without additional compensation as Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the United States of America to the Principality of Liechtenstein.

Nomination Number: PN913-115

Received Date: 09/05/2017

Last Action: Confirmed by the Senate by Voice Vote.