COMMITTEE ON FOREIGN RELATIONS UNITED STATES SENATE 111th CONGRESS 1st SESSION
Date:Thursday, July 16, 2009 Time: 3:00 P.M. Place: 419 Dirksen Senate Building Presiding: Senator Shaheen
- The Honorable Anne Elizabeth Derse of Maryland to be Ambassador to the Republic of Lithuania
- Donald Sternoff Beyer, Jr. of Virginia to be Ambassador to Switzerland, and to serve concurrently and without additional compensation as Ambassador to the Principality of Liechtenstein
- Howard W. Gutman of Maryland to be Ambassador to Belgium
- David H. Thorne, of Massachusetts to be Ambassador to the Italian Republic, and to serve concurrently and without additional compensation as Ambassador to the Republic of San Marino
To view the video of the confirmation hearings, click on the heading "NOMINATIONS" on this page and the Committee Channel should pop up. Click on the names of nominees to open up the pdf files of their testimonies/opening statements. You can also check my new Ambassadors Hearing Page for quick links to videos and confirmation statements.