Moving On Up

By John Liang / June 18, 2009 at 5:00 AM

The Senate Armed Services Committee today confirmed the following nominations in a roll call vote, en bloc, according to a panel statement:

Gordon S. Heddell to be Inspector General, Department of Defense;

Zachary J. Lemnios to be Director of Defense Research and Engineering; and

Jamie M. Morin to be Assistant Secretary of the Air Force for Financial Management and Comptroller, as well as 1,543 pending military nominations in the Army, Navy, Air Force, and Marine Corps. All nominations were immediately reported to the floor following the committee’s action.