April 5, 2006 - Issue: Vol. 152, No. 42 — Daily Edition109th Congress (2005 - 2006) - 2nd Session
NOMINATION OF GORDON ENGLAND TO BE DEPUTY SECRETARY OF DEFENSE; Congressional Record Vol. 152, No. 42
(Senate - April 05, 2006)
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[Page S2897] From the Congressional Record Online through the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov] NOMINATION OF GORDON ENGLAND TO BE DEPUTY SECRETARY OF DEFENSE The PRESIDING OFFICER. The clerk will report the next nomination. The legislative clerk read the nomination of Gordon England, of Texas, to be Deputy Secretary of Defense. Cloture Motion Mr. FRIST. I send a cloture motion to the desk. The PRESIDING OFFICER. The cloture motion having been presented under rule XXII, the Chair directs the clerk to read the motion. The legislative 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, do hereby move to bring to a close debate on the nomination of Gordon England to be Deputy Secretary of Defense. Bill Frist, Lamar Alexander, Mike Crapo, Jim Bunning, Richard Burr, Wayne Allard, Johnny Isakson, Richard Shelby, Larry E. Craig, Ted Stevens, James Inhofe, Chuck Hagel, Norm Coleman, Mike DeWine, R.F. Bennett, John Thune, Craig Thomas. ____________________