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January 16, 2018

TODAY IN CONGRESS




House meets at noon for morning hour, 2 PM for legislative business with votes at 6:30 PM on:

  • H.R. 4258 - Family Self-Sufficiency Act
  • H.R. 770 - American Innovation $1 Coin Act
  • H.R. 4279 - Expanding Investment Opportunities Act
  • H.R. 4318 - Miscellaneous Tariff Bill Act
  • S. 117 - Alex Diekmann Peak Designation Act of 2017
  • H.R. 1107 - Pershing County Economic Development and Conservation Act
  • H.R. 1532 - Poarch Band of Creek Indians Land Reaffirmation Act
  • H.R. 2897 - To authorize the Mayor of the District of Columbia and the Director of the National Park Service to enter into cooperative management agreements for the operation, maintenance, and management of units of the National Park System in the District of Columbia

Senate is in at 4:30 PM to resume consideration of the House-passed FISA Amendments with a 5:30 PM cloture vote.

January 11, 2018

TODAY IN CONGRESS




House in at 9 AM for legislative business with first votes from 11 - 11:30 AM and last votes 11:30 AM - noon. Vote on S. 139 to reauthorize Section 702 of the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act (FISA) for a period of six years.


Senate in at 10 AM with noon votes on nomination of Michael Lawrence Brown to be US District Judge for the Northern District of Georgia and cloture vote on Walter David Counts III to be US District Judge for the Western District of Texas. 

January 10, 2018

TODAY IN CONGRESS




House is in at 10 AM for morning hour and noon for legislative business, with first votes between 2:15 - 3: 15  PM and last votes between 4:30 - 5:30 PM.

  • S. 140: To amend the White Mountain Apache Tribe Water Rights Quantification Act of 2010 to clarify the use of amounts in the WMAT Settlement Fund
  • H.R. 4567: DHS Overseas Personnel Enhancement Act


Senate is in at 9:30 AM, for leader remarks. Senate will hold post-cloture vote on Thomas Lee Robinson Parker to be US District Judge for the Western District of Tennessee and a cloture vote on nomination of Michael Lawrence Brown to be US District Judge for Northern District of Georgia. 

January 9, 2018

TODAY IN CONGRESS




House is in at 10 AM for morning hour and noon for legislative business, with first votes between 3:30 - 4 PM and last votes between 4 - 4:30 PM. Votes on fifteen security and international affairs suspensions, and the House Amendment to the FISA Amendments Reauthorization Act (S. 139). Suspensions are:



Senate is in at 10 AM with continued consideration of the nomination of William L. Campbell, Jr. to be US District Judge for the Middle District of Tennessee and a cloture vote on Thomas Lee Robinson Parker to be US District Judge for the Western District of Tennessee.

Senate will recess from 12:30 PM - 2:15 PM for weekly caucus meetings.

January 8, 2018

TODAY IN CONGRESS



House is in at 2 PM for legislative business, with a quorum call at 6:30 PM for the Second Session of the 115th Congress.

Senate is in at 3 PM for leader remarks and executive session, with a cloture vote at 5:30 PM on the nomination of William L. Campbell, Jr. to be US District Judge for the Middle District of Tennessee.

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