EXECUTIVE SESSION; Congressional Record Vol. 165, No. 24
(Senate - February 07, 2019)

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                           EXECUTIVE SESSION


                           EXECUTIVE CALENDAR

  Mr. McCONNELL. Mr. President, I move to proceed to executive session 
to consider Calendar No. 14.
  The PRESIDING OFFICER. The question is on agreeing to the motion.
  The motion was agreed to.
  The PRESIDING OFFICER. The clerk will report the nomination.
  The senior assistant bill clerk read the nomination of William Pelham 
Barr, of Virginia, to be Attorney General.

                             Cloture Motion

  Mr. McCONNELL. Mr. President, 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 senior assistant 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 William Pelham Barr, of Virginia, to be United States 
     Attorney General.
         Mitch McConnell, Thom Tillis, John Boozman, Johnny 
           Isakson, Mike Crapo, Pat Roberts, John Hoeven, Shelley 
           Moore Capito, Roger F. Wicker, John Barrasso, Joni 
           Ernst, John Thune, John Cornyn, Jerry Moran, Chuck 
           Grassley, Todd Young, Richard Burr.