Daily Digest

Friday, August 17, 2018

Daily Digest


Chamber Action

The Senate was not in session and stands adjourned until 3 p.m., on Monday, August 20, 2018.

Committee Meetings

No committee meetings were held.

House of Representatives

Chamber Action

Public Bills and Resolutions Introduced: 3 public bills, H.R. 6672–6674, 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 Poe (TX) to act as Speaker pro tempore for today.
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Guest Chaplain: The prayer was offered by the Guest Chaplain, Rev. Gary Studniewski, St. Peter's Catholic Church, Washington, DC.
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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 9 a.m. and adjourned at 9:03 a.m.

Committee Meetings

No hearings were held.

Joint Meetings

No joint committee meetings were held.


AUGUST 20, 2018

(Committee meetings are open unless otherwise indicated)


No meetings/hearings scheduled.


No hearings are scheduled.

Next Meeting of the

3 p.m., Monday, August 20

Senate Chamber

Program for Monday: Senate will resume consideration of H.R. 6157, Department of Defense Appropriations Act, and vote on or in relation to McConnell (for Menendez/Murkowski) Amendment No. 3705 (to Amendment No. 3695), and McConnell (for Fischer) Amendment No. 3706 (to Amendment No. 3695), at 5:30 p.m.

Next Meeting of the

12:30 p.m., Tuesday, August 21

House Chamber

Program for Tuesday: House will meet in Pro Forma session at 12:30 p.m.


Extensions of Remarks, as inserted in this issue


Bergman, Jack, Mich., E1159, E1161

Beyer, Donald S., Jr., Va., E1157, E1160

Buck, Ken, Colo., E1160

Costa, Jim, Calif., E1160

Doyle, Michael F., Pa., E1162

Flores, Bill, Tex., E1161

Gottheimer, Josh, N.J., E1155

Jackson Lee, Sheila, Tex., E1156, E1158

Keating, William R., Mass., E1157

Luetkemeyer, Blaine, Mo., E1159

Meng, Grace, N.Y., E1158

Perry, Scott, Pa., E1161

Poe, Ted, Tex., E1157, E1158, E1160

Sablan, Gregorio Kilili Camacho, Northern Mariana Islands, E1157

Sewell, Terri A., Ala., E1155

Stefanik, Elise M., N.Y., E1156, E1159

Thompson, Mike, Calif., E1161, E1162

Torres, Norma J., Calif., E1159

Valadao, David G., Calif., E1155