The Senate has adjourned Sine Die.
Senator Mike Hall received 5 votes as the Republican candidate.
Senator Erik Wells, who is currently on active duty in Afghanistan, cast his voice vote for Kessler electronically.
The Senate Confirmations Committee will meet tomorrow at 10:45 a.m. in the President's Conference Room.
The Senate will reconvene at 11 a.m. tomorrow
Kirkendoll was on the Logan County Commission for over 30 years and will represent the 7th Senatorial District, which includes Logan, Boone, Lincoln and Wayne counties as the Junior Senator.
He was sworn in Monday evening as the Senate met in the 3rd Special Session in order to help elect a new Senate President and was joined by his family and other friends in attendance.
Concurrent Resolution 301 called the Legislature into a joint assembly in the House Chamber at 12:30 p.m. where they officially certified and published the election results.
The House has adjourned Sine Die
The Senate has adjourned until tomorrow at 6 p.m.