Saturday, September 14, 2019

House Committee Schedule

Monday — September 16, 2019

Combating Veteran Homelessness in the Tampa Bay Area
Subcommittee on Economic Opportunity (Committee on Veterans' Affairs)

"Examining the Benefits and Potential Challenges for New Jersey's Growing Offshore Wind Industry"
Subcommittee on Energy and Mineral Resources (Committee on Natural Resources)

Environmental Injustice: Exploring Inequities in Air and Water Quality in Michigan
Subcommittee on Environment (Committee on Oversight and Reform)


Tuesday — September 17, 2019

Presidential Obstruction of Justice and Abuse of Power
Committee on the Judiciary

• H.R. 1423 — Forced Arbitration Injustice Repeal Act;
• H.R. ___Making continuing appropriations for fiscal year 2020, and for other purposes.

Committee on Rules

Full Committee Business Meeting: I. Motion to release certain executive session material; and II. Motion pursuant to clause (d) (2) of Rule 2 that the Committee waive the one week notice requirement for a hearing.
Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence


House Floor Schedule

On Monday, no votes are expected in the House.

On Tuesday, the House will meet at 12:00 p.m. for morning hour and 2:00 p.m. for legislative business. Votes will be postponed until 6:30 p.m.

Possible Motion to Go to Conference and Republican Motion to Instruct Conferees on S. 1790 National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2020.

Senate Committee Schedule

Tuesday, September 17, 2019

Energy and Natural Resources
Hearings to examine the sourcing and use of minerals needed for clean energy technologies.

Hearings to examine Holocaust-era insurance claims.

Subcommittee on Transportation, Housing and Urban Development, and Related Agencies
Business meeting to markup an original bill making appropriations for the Department of Transportation, the Department of Housing and Urban Development, and Related Agencies for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2020.

Senate Floor Schedule

Program for Monday: After the transaction of any morning business (not to extend beyond 5 p.m.), Senate resumes consideration of the nomination of John Rakolta, Jr., of Michigan, to be Ambassador to the United Arab Emirates, and votes on the motion to invoke cloture on the nomination at 5:30 p.m.

Thursday, 9/12, Senate began consideration of the following:

Congressional Outlook

Committee Activity

Corey Lewandowski to be first Trump associate to have public hearing September 17 with House Judiciary Committee

'No House vote needed': Judiciary Democrats approve rules for 'impeachment inquiry'

STRONGER Patents Act ignores real problems with patent mistakes

Floor Outlook

Congress poised to avert government shutdown — for now

Congress Last Week

Weekly Digest of the Congressional Record

Floor Activity Headlines

House approves Democratic bills to ban drilling along coasts

House votes to ban drilling in Arctic wildlife refuge, reversing part of GOP tax bill

'Historic milestone': Senate Republicans confirm 150th judge during Trump presidency

Efforts to protect human life, prohibit infanticide

House: End Infanticide Hearing — FRC Summary

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