Eight Nominations and One Withdrawal Sent to the Senate Today
NOMINATIONS SENT TO THE SENATE:
Kari A. Bingen, of Virginia, to be a Principal Deputy Under
Secretary of Defense, vice Marcel J. Lettre, II, resigned.
Stephen Elliott Boyd, of Alabama, to be an Assistant Attorney
General, vice Peter Joseph Kadzik.
Scott P. Brown, of New Hampshire, to be Ambassador Extraordinary
and Plenipotentiary of the United States of America to New Zealand,
and to serve concurrently and without additional compensation as
Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the United States of
America to the Independent State of Samoa.
Lee Francis Cissna, of Maryland, to be Director of United States
Citizenship and Immigration Services, Department of Homeland
Security, vice Leon Rodriguez.
Robert Daigle, of Virginia, to be Director of Cost Assessment
and Program Evaluation, Department of Defense, vice Jamie Michael
Robert Story Karem, of the District of Columbia, to be an
Assistant Secretary of Defense, vice Derek H. Chollet, resigned.
Kenneth P. Rapuano, of Virginia, to be an Assistant Secretary of
Defense, vice Eric Rosenbach, resigned.
John J. Sullivan, of Maryland, to be Deputy Secretary of State,
vice Antony Blinken, resigned.
WITHDRAWAL SENT TO THE SENATE:
Commerce, vice Bruce H. Andrews, resigned, which was sent to the
Senate on January 20, 2017.