NOMINATIONS SENT TO THE SENATE:

Bridget A. Brink, of Michigan, a Career Member of the Senior Foreign Service, Class of Minister-Counselor, to be Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the United States of America to the Slovak Republic.

Ada E. Brown, of Texas, to be United States District Judge for the Northern District of Texas, vice Terry R. Means, retired.

John Jefferson Daigle, of Louisiana, a Career Member of the Senior Foreign Service, Class of Minister-Counselor, to be Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the United States of America to the Republic of Cabo Verde.

Matthew S. Klimow, of New York, a Career Member of the Senior Executive Service, to be Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the United States of America to Turkmenistan.

Christopher Landau, of Maryland, to be Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the United States of America to the United Mexican States.

David John Novak, of Virginia, to be United States District Judge for the Eastern District of Virginia, vice Henry E. Hudson, retired.

Jeffrey A. Rosen, of Virginia, to be Deputy Attorney General, vice Rod J. Rosenstein.