Executive Session

Open Executive Session to consider favorably reporting the nominations of The Honorable Michael B. Thornton, of Virginia, to be a Judge of the United States Tax Court for a term of fifteen years (Reappointment); Joseph W. Nega, of Illinois, to be a Judge of United States Tax Court for a term of fifteen years, vice Thomas B. Wells, retired; and F. Scott Kieff, of Illinois, to be a Member of the United States International Trade Commission for the term expiring June 16, 2020, vice Daniel Pearson, term expired.


Date: Thursday, July 25, 2013 Time: TBD

There was no video broadcast for this event.

Member Statements


  1. Senator Max Baucus (D - MT)
  2.  Orrin G. Hatch (R - UT)

Related Files


 How do I submit a statement for the record?

Any individual or organization wanting to present their views for inclusion in the hearing record should submit a typewritten, single-spaced statement, not exceeding 10 pages in length. Title and date of the hearing, and the full name and address of the individual or organization must appear on the first page of the statement. Statements must be received no later than two weeks following the conclusion of the hearing.

Statements should be mailed (not faxed) to:

Senate Committee on Finance
Attn. Editorial and Document Section
Rm. SD-219
Dirksen Senate Office Bldg.
Washington, DC 20510-6200