February 26, 2004 – Received in the Senate and referred to the Committee on Governmental Affairs.
July 19, 2004 – Committee on Governmental Affairs. Hearings held.
July 21, 2004 – Placed on Senate Executive Calendar. Calendar No. 801. Subject to nominee’s commitment to respond to requests to appear and testify before any duly constituted committee of the Senate.
November 21, 2004 – Confirmed by the Senate by Voice Vote.