ALABAMA

Bills and resolutions

Courts: provide for conversion of temporary judgeships to permanent judgeships (see S. 1302), S3327 [7JN]

Dept. of the Interior: reaffirm that certain land has been taken into trust for the benefit of the Poarch Band of Creek Indians (see H.R. 1532), H2081 [15MR]

Dept. of Veterans Affairs: carry out certain major medical facility leases (see H.R. 90), H40 [3JA]

Johnson, Frank M., Jr.: tribute (see H. Con. Res. 3), H45 [3JA]

Certificates of appointment 

Senate: Luther Strange, S999 [9FE]

Certificates of election

Senate: Richard C. Shelby, S4 [3JA]

Cloture motions

Sessions, Senator: nomination to be Attorney General, S632 [2FE], S824 [6FE]

Letters

Nomination of Senator Sessions to be Attorney General: Deborah Burger and Jean Ross, National Nurses United (organization), S896, S939 [6FE]

___Hilary O. Shelton, NAACP, S894 [6FE]

___Judy Shepard, S902 [6FE]

___Leadership Conference on Civil and Human Rights, S894 [6FE]

___National Task Force To End Sexual & Domestic Violence, S940S942 [6FE]

___New York resident, S904 [6FE]

___Scott Frey, American Federation of State, County and Municipal Employees, S895 [6FE]

Oaths of office

Shelby, Richard C.: Senate, S5 [3JA]

Strange, Luther: Senate, S999 [9FE]

Remarks in House

Congress: counting of Presidential electoral votes, objection, H186 [6JA]

National Nursing Home Week: observance, E657 [17MY]

National Rural Electric Cooperative Association: tribute to electric cooperative employees for efforts in rural electrification projects in Guatemala and Haiti, E436 [4AP]

Northwest Alabama Council of Local Governments: anniversary, E863 [21JN]

Quality of Life Health Services, Inc.: anniversary, E893 [23JN]

Sessions, Attorney General: suitability to be Attorney General relative to record on civil rights, H1117, H1120 [13FE]

Sessions, Senator: nomination to be Attorney General, H220H232 [9JA], H247 [10JA], H601 [23JA], H860 [1FE]

___suitability to be Attorney General relative to comments about Dominican Republic immigrants, H247 [10JA]

___suitability to be Attorney General relative to record on civil rights, H221H232 [9JA], H398, H464 [12JA], E62 [13JA]

Washington (DC) Post: allegations of media bias relative to reporting of voter fraud in 1982 Alabama Legislature election of Representative Mo Brooks, H1017 [7FE]

Remarks in Senate

Booker, Senator: testimony before Committee on the Judiciary (Senate) on nomination of Senator Sessions to be Attorney General, S229 [11JA]

Gulf of Mexico: anniversary of Deepwater Horizon oil spill, S2545 [26AP]

Sessions, Senator: appreciation of opportunity to serve, S963 [6FE]

___nomination to be Attorney General, S10 [3JA], S132, S133 [9JA], S513 [31JA], S607 [1FE], S670 [3FE], S706, S809, S810, S825S865, S873, S928S952, S956S963 [6FE]

___suitability to be Attorney General relative to record on civil rights, S299S301 [12JA], S842S844, S876S926, S929S946, S951, S956S961 [6FE]

___suitability to be Attorney General relative to record on Violence Against Women Act, S847 [6FE]

Resignations

Senate: Jeff Sessions, S964 [6FE]

Tributes

Hilliard, Earl F., H2910 [27AP], E557 [27AP]

Strange, Senator, S976, S999, S1001 [9FE]