Proceedings, Debates of the U.S. Congress
November 8, 2019
116th Congress, 1st Session
Issue: Vol. 165, No. 179 — Daily Edition
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Friday, November 8, 2019
The Senate met at 8:00:03 a.m. in pro forma session, and adjourned at 8:00:30 a.m. until 3 p.m., on Tuesday, November 12, 2019.
No committee meetings were held.
House of Representatives
Reports Filed: Reports were filed today as follows:
H.R. 1023, to authorize the Director of the United States Geological Survey to conduct monitoring, assessment, science, and research, in support of the binational fisheries within the Great Lakes Basin, and for other purposes (H. Rept. 116–274);
H.R. 1088, to authorize the Society of the First Infantry Division to make modifications to the First Division Monument located on Federal land in Presidential Park in District of Columbia, and for other purposes, with amendments (H. Rept. 116–275);
H.R. 4258, to authorize the Marshal of the Supreme Court and the Supreme Court Police to protect the Justices, employees, and official guests of the Supreme Court outside of the Supreme Court grounds, and for other purposes (H. Rept. 116–278).
Speaker: Read a letter from the Speaker wherein she appointed Representative Raskin to act as Speaker pro tempore for today.
Chaplain: The prayer was offered by the Guest Chaplain, Pastor Deamon Scapin, Triumph Church DC, Washington, DC.
Committee Resignation: Read a letter from Representative Crawford wherein he resigned from the Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence.
Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence--Appointment: The Chair announced the Speaker's appointment of the following Member of the House to the Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence: Representative Jordan.
Senate Messages: Messages received from the Senate by the Clerk and subsequently presented to the House today appear on pages H8731.
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 1 p.m. and adjourned at 1:04 p.m.
No hearings were held.
No joint committee meetings were held.
No meetings/hearings scheduled.
Committee on House Administration, Full Committee, markup on H.R. 1980, a bill to establish in the Smithsonian Institution a comprehensive women's history museum, and for other purposes, 6 p.m., 1310 Longworth.
Committee on Rules, Full Committee, hearing on H.R. 4863, the ``United States Export Finance Agency Act of 2019'', 5 p.m., H–313 Capitol.
Program for Tuesday: Senate will resume consideration of the nomination of Chad F. Wolf, of Virginia, to be Under Secretary for Strategy, Policy, and Plans, Department of Homeland Security, and vote on the motion to invoke cloture thereon at 5:30 p.m.
Program for Tuesday: To be announced.
Aderholt, Robert B., Ala., E1408
Axne, Cynthia, Iowa, E1404
Carson, André, Ind., E1414
Cheney, Liz, Wyo., E1410
Collins, Doug, Ga., E1407
Costa, Jim, Calif., E1405
DeLauro, Rosa L., Conn., E1406
Deutch, Theodore E., Fla., E1414
Eshoo, Anna G., Calif., E1411
Huizenga, Bill, Mich., E1408
Jackson Lee, Sheila, Tex., E1411
Kaptur, Marcy, Ohio, E1404
Lipinski, Daniel, Ill., E1404
Long, Billy, Mo., E1410
Pallone, Frank, Jr., N.J., E1409
Pappas, Chris, N.H., E1414
Perry, Scott, Pa., E1408
Pressley, Ayanna, Mass., E1406
Ryan, Tim, Ohio, E1403
Sablan, Gregorio Kilili Camacho, Northern Mariana Islands, E1409
Scott, Robert C. ``Bobby'', Va., E1413
Shimkus, John, Ill., E1407
Smith, Jason, Mo., E1409
Timmons, William R., IV, S.C., E1410