April 8, 2004 – Received in the Senate and referred to the Committee on Governmental Affairs.
June 23, 2004 – Committee on Governmental Affairs. Hearings held.
July 6, 2004 – Placed on Senate Executive Calendar. Calendar No. 784. Subject to nominee’s commitment to respond to requests to appear and testify before any duly constituted committee of the Senate.
July 7, 2004 – Referred to the Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation by unanimous consent agreement for a period not to exceed 30 calendar days.
July 13, 2004 – Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation. Date of scheduled hearing. SR-253. 3:00 p.m.
July 22, 2004 – Confirmed by the Senate by Voice Vote.