Nominations Confirmed: December 23

Here’s a list of nominees unanimously confirmed by the Senate last night as they closed out the 111th Congress:

  • Jacqueline A. Berrien, of New York, to be a Member of the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission for a term expiring July 1, 2014.
  • Chai Rachel Feldblum, of Maryland, to be a Member of the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission for a term expiring July 1, 2013.
  • Carolyn W. Colvin, of Maryland, to be Deputy Commissioner of Social Security for the term expiring January 19, 2013.
  • P. David Lopez, of Arizona, to be General Counsel of the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission for a term of four years.
  • Victoria A. Lipnic, of Virginia, to be a Member of the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission for the remainder of the term expiring July 1, 2010.
  • Victoria A. Lipnic, of Virginia, to be a Member of the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission for a term expiring July 1, 2015.
  • Michele Marie Leonhart, of California, to be Administrator of Drug Enforcement.
  • Jonathan Woodson, of Massachusetts, to be an Assistant Secretary of Defense. (for Health Affairs)
  • Patti B. Saris, of Massachusetts, to be Chair of the United States Sentencing Commission.
  • Patti B. Saris, of Massachusetts, to be a Member of the United States Sentencing Commission for a term expiring October 31, 2015.
  • Dabney Langhorne Friedrich, of Maryland, to be a Member of the United States Sentencing Commission for a term expiring October 31, 2015.
  • Robert Anacletus Underwood, of Guam, to be a Member of the Board of Directors of the National Board for Education Sciences for a term expiring November 28, 2012.
  • Anthony Bryk, of California, to be a Member of the Board of Directors of the National Board for Education Sciences for a term expiring November 28, 2011.
  • Kris D. Gutierrez, of Colorado, to be a Member of the Board of Directors of the National Board for Education Sciences for a term expiring November 28, 2012.
  • Ramona Emilia Romero, of Pennsylvania, to be General Counsel of the Department of Agriculture.
  • Sean P. Buckley, of New York, to be Commissioner of Education Statistics for a term expiring June 21, 2015.
  • Kevin Glenn Nealer, of Maryland, to be a Member of the Board of Directors of the Overseas Private Investment Corporation for a term expiring December 17, 2011.
  • Wilfredo Martinez, of Florida, to be a Member of the Board of Directors of the State Justice Institute for a term expiring September 17, 2013.
  • Chase Theodora Rogers, of Connecticut, to be a Member of the Board of Directors of the State Justice Institute for a term expiring September 17, 2012.
  • Allison Blakely, of Massachusetts, to be a Member of the National Council on the Humanities for a term expiring January 26, 2016.
  • Samuel Epstein Angel, of Arkansas, to be a Member of the Mississippi River Commission for a term of nine years.
  • Carol Fulp, of Massachusetts, to be a Representative of the United States of America to the Sixty-fifth Session of the General Assembly of the United Nations.
  • Jeanne Shaheen, of New Hampshire, to be a Representative of the United States of America to the Sixty-fifth Session of the General Assembly of the United Nations.
  • Roger F. Wicker, of Mississippi, to be a Representative of the United States of America to the Sixty-fifth Session of the General Assembly of the United Nations.
  • Gregory J. Nickels, of Washington, to be an Alternate Representative of the United States of America to the Sixty-fifth Session of the General Assembly of the United Nations.
  • Stacia A. Hylton, of Virginia, to be Director of the United States Marshals Service. vice John F. Clark, resigned.
  • William R. Brownfield, of Texas, to be an Assistant Secretary of State (International Narcotics and Law Enforcement Affairs).
  • Eugene Louis Dodaro, of Virginia, to be Comptroller General of the United States for a term of fifteen years.
  • Paige Eve Alexander, of Georgia, to be an Assistant Administrator of the United States Agency for International Development.
  • Isabel Framer, of Ohio, to be a Member of the Board of Directors of the State Justice Institute for a term expiring September 17, 2012.
  • Susan H. Hildreth, of Washington, to be Director of the Institute of Museum and Library Services.
  • Mark Green, of Wisconsin, to be a Member of the Board of Directors of the Millennium Challenge Corporation for a term of three years.
  • Thomas R. Nides, of the District of Columbia, to be Deputy Secretary of State for Management and Resources.
  • Alan J. Patricof, of New York, to be a Member of the Board of Directors of the Millennium Challenge Corporation for a term of two years.
  • Russel Edwin Burger, of Oregon, to be United States Marshal for the District of Oregon for the term of four years.
  • Charles Edward Andrews, of Alabama, to be United States Marshal for the Southern District of Alabama for the term of four years.
  • Christopher R. Thyer, of Arkansas, to be United States Attorney for the Eastern District of Arkansas for the term of four years.

This list does not include any confirmed military promotions or other related routine nominations.

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3 responses to “Nominations Confirmed: December 23

  1. kw87776

    The Dem’s Senate Calendar also says “All nominations on the Secretary’s Desk including Foreign Service promotions” were approved by unanimous consent. Any idea what that list looked like?

  2. senatus

    Just routine promotions. They are never listed.

  3. Spike

    Kind of silly that three Representative of the United States of America to the Sixty-fifth Session of the General Assembly of the United Nations were confirmed on the same day that the Sixty-fifth Session of the General Assembly ended.

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