June 6, 2019 - Issue: Vol. 165, No. 95 — Daily Edition116th Congress (2019 - 2020) - 1st Session
Daily Digest Section (PDF)
Thursday, June 6, 2019
The Senate met at 10:29:55 a.m. in pro forma session, and adjourned at 10:30:07 a.m. until 3 p.m., on Monday, June 10, 2019.
No committee meetings were held.
House of Representatives
Reports Filed: Reports were filed today as follows:
Committee on the Judiciary. Resolution Recommending that the House of Representatives find William P. Barr, Attorney General, U.S. Department of Justice, in Contempt of Congress for Refusal to Comply with a Subpoena Duly Issued by the Committee on the Judiciary (H. Rept. 116–105);
H.R. 3163, making appropriations for the Departments of Transportation, and Housing and Urban Development, and related agencies for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2020, and for other purposes (H. Rept. 116–106); and
H.R. 3164, making appropriations for Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, and Related Agencies programs for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2020, and for other purposes (H. Rept. 116–107).
Speaker: Read a letter from the Speaker wherein she appointed Representative McGovern to act as Speaker pro tempore for today.
Guest Chaplain: The prayer was offered by the Guest Chaplain, Pastor Zack Randles, Waterfront Church, Washington, DC.
House Commission on Congressional Mailing Standards--Appointment: The Chair announced the Speaker's appointment of the following Members to the House Commission on Congressional Mailing Standards; Representative Davis (CA), Chair; Representatives Sherman and Haaland.
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 11 a.m. and adjourned at 11:03 a.m.
No hearings were held.
No joint committee meetings were held.
No meetings/hearings scheduled.
Committee on Rules, Full Committee, markup and hearing on H. Res. 430, authorizing the Committee on the Judiciary to initiate or intervene in judicial proceedings to enforce certain subpoenas and for other purposes [ORIGINAL JURISDICTION MARKUP]; and begin hearing on H.R. 2740, the Departments of Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2020 [Labor, Health and Human Services, Education, Legislative Branch, Defense, State, Foreign Operations, and Energy and Water Development Appropriations Act, 2020], 5 p.m., H–313 Capitol.
Program for Monday: Senate will resume consideration of the nomination of Ryan T. Holte, of Ohio, to be a Judge of the United States Court of Federal Claims, and vote on confirmation of the nomination at 5:30 p.m.
Following disposition of the nomination of Ryan T. Holte, Senate will vote on confirmation of the nominations of Rossie David Alston, Jr., of Virginia, to be United States District Judge for the Eastern District of Virginia, and Richard A. Hertling, of Maryland, to be a Judge of the United States Court of Federal Claims.–
Following disposition of the nomination of Richard A. Hertling, Senate will vote on the motion to invoke cloture on the nomination of Sarah Daggett Morrison, of Ohio, to be United States District Judge for the Southern District of Ohio.
Program for Monday: To be announced.
Brady, Kevin, Tex., E725
Buck, Ken, Colo., E726
Cuellar, Henry, Tex., E719
Espaillat, Adriano, N.Y., E723
Gallagher, Mike, Wisc., E724
Gianforte, Greg, Mont., E725
Hastings, Alcee L., Fla., E720
Hudson, Richard, N.C., E723
Kelly, Trent, Miss., E719
Kuster, Ann M., N.H., E721
Meng, Grace, N.Y., E720
O'Halleran, Tom, Ariz., E719
Tlaib, Rashida, Mich., E720
Velázquez, Nydia M., N.Y., E722