Yesterday, Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid filed for cloture on the nominations of Kent Hirozawa, Nancy Schiffer and Mark Gaston Pearce to the NLRB, and a nominee to the FBI. If cloture is successful, there will be up to 8 hours of debate time on each nomination before a vote is taken on the nomination. The cloture vote on the FBI nominee is scheduled for 5:30 p.m. Monday, July 29, 2013. Upon disposition of each nomination, the Senate will proceed to a cloture vote on the next nomination, in the order listed.
New Obama NLRB Nominations of Hirozawa, Schiffer and Gaston Pearce Making Progress In The Senate
July 26, 2013 | National Labor Relations Board