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                     EXECUTIVE CALENDAR--Continued

The PRESIDING OFFICER. The question is, Will the Senate advise and consent to the Newsom nomination?

Mr. WICKER. Mr. President, I ask for the yeas and nays.

The PRESIDING OFFICER. Is there a sufficient second?

There appears to be a sufficient second.

The clerk will call the roll.

The assistant bill clerk called the roll.

Mr. CORNYN. The following Senators are necessarily absent: the Senator from North Carolina (Mr. Burr) and the Senator from Arizona (Mr. McCain).

Mr. DURBIN. I announce that the Senator from Minnesota (Mr. Franken) is necessarily absent.

The PRESIDING OFFICER (Mr. Rubio). Are there any other Senators in the Chamber desiring to vote?

The result was announced--yeas 66, nays 31, as follows: [Rollcall Vote No. 182 Ex.] YEAS--66 Alexander Barrasso Blumenthal Blunt Boozman Capito Casey Cassidy Cochran Collins Corker Cornyn Cotton Crapo Cruz Daines Donnelly Enzi Ernst Feinstein Fischer Flake Gardner Graham Grassley Hassan Hatch Heitkamp Heller Hoeven Inhofe Isakson Johnson Kennedy Klobuchar Lankford Leahy Lee McCaskill McConnell Moran Murkowski Murphy Nelson Paul Perdue Peters Portman Risch Roberts Rounds Rubio Sasse Scott Shaheen Shelby Stabenow Strange Sullivan Tester Thune Tillis Toomey Warner Wicker Young NAYS--31 Baldwin Bennet Booker Brown Cantwell Cardin Carper Coons Cortez Masto Duckworth Durbin Gillibrand Harris Heinrich Hirono Kaine King Manchin Markey Menendez Merkley Murray Reed Sanders Schatz Schumer Udall Van Hollen Warren Whitehouse Wyden NOT VOTING--3 Burr Franken McCain

The nomination was confirmed.

The PRESIDING OFFICER. The majority whip.

Mr. CORNYN. Mr. President, I ask unanimous consent that with respect to the Wray and Newsom nominations, the motions to reconsider be considered made and laid upon the table en bloc and the President be immediately notified of the Senate's action.

The PRESIDING OFFICER. Without objection, it is so ordered. ____________________

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