Daily Digest

Tuesday, August 6, 2019

Daily Digest


Chamber Action

The Senate met at 9:08:23 a.m. in pro forma session, and adjourned at 9:08:53 a.m. until 9 a.m., on Friday, August 9, 2019.

Committee Meetings

No committee meetings were held.

House of Representatives

Chamber Action

Public Bills and Resolutions Introduced: 14 public bills, H.R. 4162–4175; and 1 resolution, H. Res. 538, 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 she appointed Representative Sarbanes to act as Speaker pro tempore for today.
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Guest Chaplain: The prayer was offered by the Guest Chaplain, Rev. Luke Clark, O.P., St. Dominic's Catholic Church, Washington, DC.
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Commission on Security and Cooperation in Europe--Appointment: The Chair announced the Speaker's appointment of the following Members on the part of the House to the Commission on Security and Cooperation in Europe: Representatives Cohen, Cleaver, Moore, Veasey, Wilson (SC), Aderholt, Hudson, and Fitzpatrick.
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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 3:30 p.m. and adjourned at 3:33 p.m.

Committee Meetings

No hearings were held

Joint Meetings

No joint committee meetings were held.


AUGUST 9, 2019

(Committee meetings are open unless otherwise indicated)


No meetings/hearings scheduled.


No hearings are scheduled.

Next Meeting of the

9 a.m., Friday, August 9

Senate Chamber

Program for Friday: Senate will meet in a pro forma session.

Next Meeting of the

11 a.m., Friday, August 9

House Chamber

Program for Friday: House will meet in Pro Forma session at 11 a.m.

Extensions of Remarks, as inserted in this issue


Bergman, Jack, Mich., E1038, E1039, E1040

Bost, Mike, Ill., E1039, E1040

Burgess, Michael C., Tex., E1038

Cleaver, Emanuel, Mo., E1034, E1034

Cuellar, Henry, Tex., E1037

DelBene, Suzan K., Wash., E1040

Fitzpatrick, Brian K., Pa., E1037, E1039

Gonzalez, Vicente, Tex., E1037

Green, Mark E., Tenn., E1033

Higgins, Brian, N.Y., E1035

Katko, John, N.Y., E1040

Kelly, Trent, Miss., E1038

Lamborn, Doug, Colo., E1039

Lipinski, Daniel, Ill., E1037

Lofgren, Zoe, Calif., E1036

Norton, Eleanor Holmes, The District of Columbia, E1037

Pappas, Chris, N.H., E1036

Reed, Tom, N.Y., E1038

Richmond, Cedric L., La., E1036

Riggleman, Denver, Va., E1038

Steil, Bryan, Wisc., E1038

Swalwell, Eric, Calif., E1036

Visclosky, Peter J., Ind., E1034

Woodall, Rob, Ga., E1039