Proceedings, Debates of the U.S. Congress
October 27, 2017
115th Congress, 1st Session
Issue: Vol. 163, No. 174 — Daily Edition
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Friday, October 27, 2017
The Senate was not in session and stands adjourned until 3 p.m., on Monday, October 30, 2017.––––––
No committee meetings were held.
House of Representatives
Reports Filed:There were no reports filed today.
Speaker: Read a letter from the Speaker wherein he appointed Representative Simpson to act as Speaker pro tempore for today.
Guest Chaplain: The prayer was offered by the Guest Chaplain, Rev. Dr. Dan C. Cummins, Peoples Church, Jacksonville, Texas.
Quorum Calls--Votes: There were no Yea and Nay votes, and there were no Recorded votes. There were no quorum calls.
Adjournment: The House met at 10 a.m. and adjourned at 10:02 a.m.
No hearings were held.
No joint committee meetings were held.
Committee on Foreign Relations: to hold hearings to examine the Authorizations for the Use of Military Force, focusing on Administration perspectives, 5 p.m., SD–419.
Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs: business meeting to consider the nomination of Emily Webster Murphy, of Missouri, to be Administrator of the General Services Administration, 5:30 p.m., S–216, Capitol.
No hearings are scheduled.
Program for Monday: Senate will resume consideration of the nomination of Trevor N. McFadden, of Virginia, to be United States District Judge for the District of Columbia, post-cloture, and vote on confirmation of the nomination at 5:30 p.m.–
Following disposition of the nomination of Trevor N. McFadden, Senate will vote on the motion to invoke cloture on the nomination of Amy Coney Barrett, of Indiana, to be United States Circuit Judge for the Seventh Circuit.
Program for Tuesday: To be announced.
Cicilline, David N., R.I., E1447
Correa, J. Luis, Calif., E1449
Davis, Rodney, Ill., E1448
Fudge, Marcia L., Ohio, E1447
Maloney, Carolyn B., N.Y., E1449
Polis, Jared, Colo., E1448
Schakowsky, Janice D., Ill., E1448