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                                          Friday, November 16, 2012

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Chamber Action
  The Senate met at 9:30:22 a.m. in pro forma session, and adjourned at 
9:30:50 a.m. until 2 p.m., on Monday, November 26, 2012.


Daily Digest/Senate Committee Meetings

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Committee Meetings
  Select Committee on Intelligence: Committee held closed hearings 
on intelligence matters, receiving testimony from officials of the 
intelligence community.
  Committee recessed subject to the call.



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      House agreed to S. Con. Res. 60, Adjournment Resolution.

                        House of Representatives

Chamber Action
Public Bills and Resolutions Introduced: 10 public bills, H.R. 6593-
6602; and 5 resolutions, H. Res. 813-817 were introduced.
  Page H6428
Additional Cosponsors:
  Page H6429
Report Filed: A report was filed today as follows:
  In the Matter of Joy Henrichs (H. Rept. 112-696).
Pages H6427-28
Russia and Moldova Jackson-Vanik Repeal Act of 2012: The House passed 
H.R. 6156, to authorize the extension of nondiscriminatory treatment 
(normal trade relations treatment) to products of the Russian 
Federation and Moldova and to require reports on the compliance of the 
Russian Federation with its obligations as a member of the World Trade 
Organization, by a yea-and-nay vote of 365 yeas to 43 nays, Roll No. 
  Pages H6401-18
  Pursuant to the rule, an amendment in the nature of a substitute 
consisting of the text of Rules Committee Print 112-33 shall be 
considered as adopted.
Page H6401
  H. Res. 808, the rule providing for consideration of the bill, was 
agreed to yesterday, November 15th.
Adjournment Resolution: The House agreed to S. Con. Res. 60, providing 
for a conditional adjournment or recess of the Senate and an 
adjournment of the House of Representatives.
  Page H6417
Recess: The House recessed at 10:58 a.m. and reconvened at 11:30 a.m. 
                                                             Page H6417
Expressing vigorous support and unwavering commitment to the welfare, 
security, and survival of the State of Israel as a Jewish and 
democratic state with secure borders: The House agreed to discharge and 
agree to H. Res. 813, expressing vigorous support and unwavering 
commitment to the welfare, security, and survival of the State of 
Israel as a Jewish and democratic state with secure borders, and 
recognizing and strongly supporting its right to act in self-defense to 
protect its citizens against acts of terrorism.
  Page H6418
Senate Message: Message received from the Senate today appears on page 
Senate Referral: S. 1440 was referred to the Committee on Energy and 
  Page H6425
Quorum Calls--Votes: One yea-and-nay vote developed during the 
proceedings of today and appears on pages H6417-18. There were no 
quorum calls.
Adjournment: The House met at 9 a.m. and at 1:21 p.m., pursuant to S. 
Con. Res. 60, the House

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stands adjourned until 2 p.m. on Tuesday, November 27, 2012.


Daily Digest/House Committee Meetings

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Committee Meetings
Committee on Homeland Security: Subcommittee on Oversight, 
Investigations, and Management held a hearing entitled ``A Line in the 
Sand: Assessing Dangerous Threats to Our Nation's Borders''. Testimony 
was heard from Marc Rosenblum, Specialist in Immigration Policy, 
Congressional Research Service; and public witnesses.
Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure: Full Committee held a 
hearing entitled ``Metropolitan Washington Airports Authority (MWAA): A 
Review of the Department of Transportation Inspector General's Findings 
and Recommendations''. Testimony was heard from Representative 
Connolly; Ray LaHood, Secretary, Department of Transportation; Michael 
A. Curto, Chairman, Airports Authority Board, Metropolitan Washington 
Airport Authority; and Calvin L. Scovel III, Inspector General, 
Department of Transportation.
House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence: Full Committee held a 
hearing on ongoing intelligence activities. This was a closed hearing.

Joint Meetings
Commission on Security and Cooperation in Europe: Commission received a 
briefing on assessing Ukraine's parliamentary elections, focusing on 
the lack of a level playing field, from Thomas Melia, Deputy Assistant 
Secretary of State, Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights and Labor; Olha 
Ajvazovska, Ukrainian Citizen Network OPORA, Kyiv, Ukraine; and Katie 
Fox, National Democratic Institute, and Stephen Nix, International 
Republican Institute, both of Washington, D.C.


Daily Digest/COMMITTEE MEETINGS FOR 2012-11-26

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        (Committee meetings are open unless otherwise indicated)


  No meetings/hearings scheduled.


Daily Digest/Next Meeting of the SENATE + Next Meeting of the HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES + Other End Matter

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                       Next Meeting of the SENATE
                      2 p.m., Monday, November 26

                             Senate Chamber
Program for Monday: The Majority Leader will be recognized. At 5:30 
p.m., Senate will vote on or in relation to Reid (for Tester) Amendment 
No. 2875 to S. 3525, Sportsmen's Act, and passage of the bill.

              Next Meeting of the HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES
                      2 p.m., Tuesday, November 27

                             House Chamber
Program for Tuesday: To be announced.

            Extensions of Remarks, as inserted in this issue
Ackerman, Gary L., N.Y., E1794
Barletta, Lou, Pa., E1794
Calvert, Ken, Calif., E1789
Deutch, Theodore E., Fla., E1788
Eshoo, Anna G., Calif., E1785, E1788
Frelinghuysen, Rodney P., N.J., E1793
Gonzalez, Charles A., Tex., E1796
Green, Gene, Tex., E1784, E1797
Honda, Michael M., Calif., E1779
Kucinich, Dennis J., Ohio, E1782, E1782, E1784, E1784, E1787, E1792, 
E1794, E1795
Lee, Barbara, Calif., E1782
Lipinski, Daniel, Ill., E1780
McCarthy, Kevin, Calif., E1789
McClintock, Tom, Calif., E1790, E1792
Manzullo, Donald A., Ill., E1791
Matsui, Doris O., Calif., E1781, E1783
Moran, James P., Va., E1793
Olson, Pete, Tex., E1782
Paul, Ron, Tex., E1786
Pence, Mike, Ind., E1783
Platts, Todd Russell, Pa., E1779, E1794
Poe, Ted, Tex., E1781
Price, David E., N.C., E1795
Reed, Tom, N.Y., E1786, E1796
Richardson, Laura, Calif., E1780, E1791
Shuler, Heath, N.C., E1779, E1779, E1780, E1781, E1782, E1783, E1783, 
E1785, E1785, E1787, E1788, E1789, E1790, E1790, E1791, E1792, E1793, 
E1794, E1795, E1796, E1796, E1797
Smith, Adam, Wash., E1783
Smith, Christopher H., N.J., E1793
Thompson, Bennie G., Miss., E1780, E1791
Van Hollen, Chris, Md., E1785
Watt, Melvin L., N.C., E1784
West, Allen B., Fla., E1789
Wilson, Frederica S., Fla., E1791