Daily Digest

Friday, July 6, 2018

Daily Digest


Chamber Action

The Senate was not in session and stands adjourned until 3 p.m., on Monday, July 9, 2018.

Committee Meetings

No committee meetings were held.

House of Representatives

Chamber Action

Public Bills and Resolutions Introduced: 8 public bills, H.R. 6309–6316, and 2 resolutions, H. Res. 983–984, were introduced.
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Additional Cosponsors:
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Reports Filed: There were no reports filed today.

Speaker: Read a letter from the Speaker wherein he appointed Representative McHenry to act as Speaker pro tempore for today.
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Guest Chaplain: The prayer was offered by the Guest Chaplain, Chaplain Major Jeff Schlenz, U.S. Air Force, Arlington Cemetery, Arlington, VA.
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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 10:30 a.m. and adjourned at 10:35 a.m.

Committee Meetings

No hearings were held.

Joint Meetings

No joint committee meetings were held.


JULY 9, 2018

(Committee meetings are open unless otherwise indicated)


No meetings/hearings scheduled.


No hearings are scheduled.


Next Meeting of the

3 p.m., Monday, July 9

Senate Chamber

Program for Monday: Senate will resume consideration of the nomination of Mark Jeremy Bennett, of Hawaii, to be United States Circuit Judge for the Ninth Circuit, and vote on the motion to invoke cloture on the nomination at 5:30 p.m.

Next Meeting of the

12 noon, Tuesday, July 10

House Chamber

Program for Tuesday: To be announced.

Extensions of Remarks, as inserted in this issue


Blum, Rod, Iowa, E972

Cárdenas, Tony, Calif., E976

Cohen, Steve, Tenn., E974

Connolly, Gerald E., Va., E970, E971, E972, E974, E975, E976, E977, E977, E978, E979

Donovan, Daniel M., Jr, N.Y., E972

Faso, John J., N.Y., E971

Jackson Lee, Sheila, Tex., E969, E971, E972, E973, E974, E975, E976, E977, E979

Kaptur, Marcy, Ohio, E969

Keating, William R., Mass., E973

Krishnamoorthi, Ill., E975

McNerney, Jerry, Calif., E973

Sewell, Terri A., Ala., E969

Stefanik, Elise M., N.Y., E976, E978

Thompson, Mike, Calif., E971

Young, David, Iowa, E974, E975, E976, E977, E979