Daily Digest

Wednesday, September 11, 2019

Daily Digest

Senate

Chamber Action

Routine Proceedings, pages S5413–S5452

Measures Introduced: Nine bills and one resolution were introduced, as follows: S. 2460–2468, and S. Res. 308.
Pages S5447–48

Measures Reported:

Report to accompany S. 1345, to amend and reauthorize the Morris K. Udall and Stewart L. Udall Foundation Act. (S. Rept. No. 116–101)
Page S5447

Measures Passed:

Uyghur Human Rights Policy Act: Senate passed S. 178, to condemn gross human rights violations of ethnic Turkic Muslims in Xinjiang, and calling for an end to arbitrary detention, torture, and harassment of these communities inside and outside China, after agreeing to the committee amendment in the nature of a substitute.
Pages S5450–52


September 11th National Memorial Trail: Committee on Energy and Natural Resources was discharged from further consideration of S. Res. 267, recognizing the September 11th National Memorial Trail as an important trail and greenway all individuals should enjoy in honor of the heroes of September 11th, and the resolution was then agreed to.
Page S5452


Bowman Nomination--Agreement: Senate resumed consideration of the nomination of Michelle Bowman, of Kansas, to be a Member of the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System.
Pages S5419–33

During consideration of this nomination today, Senate also took the following action:

By 62 yeas to 31 nays (Vote No. EX

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273), Senate agreed to the motion to close further debate on the nomination.
Pages S5432–33

A unanimous-consent agreement was reached providing for further consideration of the nomination, post-cloture, at approximately 10 a.m., on Thursday, September 12, 2019.
Page S5452


Feddo Nomination--Cloture: Senate resumed consideration of the nomination of Thomas Peter Feddo, of Virginia, to be Assistant Secretary of the Treasury for Investment Security.
Page S5433

During consideration of this nomination today, Senate also took the following action:

By 92 yeas to 1 nay (Vote No. EX

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274), Senate agreed to the motion to close further debate on the nomination.
Page S5433


Nordquist Nomination--Cloture: Senate resumed consideration of the nomination of Jennifer D. Nordquist, of Virginia, to be United States Executive Director of the International Bank for Reconstruction and Development.
Page S5433

During consideration of this nomination today, Senate also took the following action:

By a unanimous vote of 94 yeas (Vote No. EX. 275), Senate agreed to the motion to close further debate on the nomination.
Page S5433


Nominations--Agreement: A unanimous-consent agreement was reached providing that at 12:15 p.m., on Thursday, September 12, 2019, Senate vote on confirmation of the nominations of Michelle Bowman, of Kansas, to be a Member of the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, and Jennifer D. Nordquist, of Virginia, to be United States Executive Director of the International Bank for Reconstruction and Development; that following disposition of the nomination of Jennifer D. Nordquist, Senate continue consideration of the nomination of Thomas Peter Feddo, of Virginia, to be Assistant Secretary of the Treasury for Investment Security, post-cloture; and that at 1:45 p.m., Senate vote on confirmation of the nomination of Thomas Peter Feddo.
Page S5438


Nominations Confirmed: Senate confirmed the following nominations:

By 90 yeas to 2 nays (Vote No. EX. 270), Stephen Akard, of Indiana, to be Director of the Office of Foreign Missions, with the rank of Ambassador.
Pages S5416–18

By 54 yeas to 38 nays (Vote No. EX. 271), Dale Cabaniss, of Virginia, to be Director of the Office of Personnel Management for a term of four years.
Page S5419

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By 81 yeas to 11 nays (Vote No. EX. 272), James Byrne, of Virginia, to be Deputy Secretary of Veterans Affairs.
Page S5419

By a unanimous vote of 94 yeas (Vote No. EX. 276), Stephanie L. Haines, of Pennsylvania, to be United States District Judge for the Western District of Pennsylvania.
Pages S5433–34

By 80 yeas to 13 nays (Vote No. EX. 277), Ada E. Brown, of Texas, to be United States District Judge for the Northern District of Texas.
Page S5434

By 75 yeas to 18 nays (Vote No. EX. 278), Steven D. Grimberg, of Georgia, to be United States District Judge for the Northern District of Georgia.
Page S5434

By 90 yeas to 1 nay (Vote No. EX. 279), Steven C. Seeger, of Illinois, to be United States District Judge for the Northern District of Illinois.
Pages S5434–35

Stephanie A. Gallagher, of Maryland, to be United States District Judge for the District of Maryland.
Page S5435

Mary S. McElroy, of Rhode Island, to be United States District Judge for the District of Rhode Island.
Page S5435


Nomination Received: Senate received the following nomination:

Eugene Scalia, of Virginia, to be Secretary of Labor.
Page S5443, S5452


Messages from the House:
Page S5443


Measures Referred:
Page S5443


Executive Communications:
Pages S5443–46


Petitions and Memorials:
Pages S5446–47


Additional Cosponsors:
Pages S5448–49


Statements on Introduced Bills/Resolutions:
Page S5449


Additional Statements:
Pages S5442–43


Authorities for Committees to Meet:
Pages S5449–50


Record Votes: Ten record votes were taken today. (Total--279)
Pages S5418–19, S5432–35


Adjournment: Senate convened at 9:30 a.m. and adjourned at 7:02 p.m., until 10 a.m. on Thursday, September 12, 2019. (For Senate's program, see the remarks of the Acting Majority Leader in today's Record on page S5452.)

Committee Meetings

(Committees not listed did not meet)

TSA OVERSIGHT

Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation: Committee concluded a hearing to examine protecting the nation's transportation systems, focusing on oversight of the Transportation Security Administration, after receiving testimony from Patricia F. S. Cogswell, Acting Deputy Administrator, Transportation Security Administration, Department of Homeland Security.

ENERGY LEGISLATION

Committee on Energy and Natural Resources: Subcommittee on Energy concluded a hearing to examine S. 607, to amend the Department of Energy Organization Act to address insufficient compensation of employees and other personnel of the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission, S. 1739, to enable projects that will aid in the development and delivery of related instruction associated with apprenticeship and preapprenticeship programs that are focused on serving the skilled technical workforce at the National Laboratories and certain facilities of the National Nuclear Security Administration, S. 1821, to amend the Energy Independence and Security Act of 2007 to provide for research on, and the development and deployment of, marine energy, S. 2094, to amend the Energy Policy and Conservation Act to provide Federal financial assistance to States to implement State energy security plans, S. 2095, to provide for certain programs and developments in the Department of Energy concerning the cybersecurity and vulnerabilities of, and physical threat to, the electric grid, S. 2137, to promote energy savings in residential buildings and industry, S. 2300, to amend the Energy Independence and Security Act of 2007 to establish a program to incentivize innovation and to enhance the industrial competitiveness of the United States by developing technologies to reduce emissions of nonpower industrial sectors, S. 2368, to amend the Atomic Energy Act of 1954 and the Energy Policy Act of 2005 to support licensing and relicensing of certain nuclear facilities and nuclear energy research, demonstration, and development, and S. 2393, to promote a 21st century energy workforce, after receiving testimony from Senators Portman, Shaheen, and Whitehouse; Mark W. Menezes, Under Secretary of Energy; and Anton C. Porter, Executive Director, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission.

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NOMINATIONS

Committee on Environment and Public Works: Committee concluded a hearing to examine the nominations of Aurelia Skipwith, of Indiana, to be Director of the United States Fish and Wildlife Service, Department of the Interior, who was introduced by Representative Clay, and Katherine Andrea Lemos, of California, to be Chairperson and Member of the Chemical Safety and Hazard Investigation Board, after the nominees testified and answered questions in their own behalf.

NOMINATIONS

Committee on the Judiciary: Committee concluded a hearing to examine the nominations of Steven J. Menashi, of New York, to be United States Circuit Judge for the Second Circuit, Karen Spencer Marston, to be United States District Judge for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania, who was introduced by Senators Casey and Toomey, Richard Earnest Myers II, to be United States District Judge for the Eastern District of North Carolina, who was introduced by Senator Burr, and Anuraag Singhal, to be United States District Judge for the Southern District of Florida, who was introduced by Senator Rick Scott, after the nominees testified and answered questions in their own behalf.

MAKING OUR PATENT SYSTEM STRONGER

Committee on the Judiciary: Subcommittee on Intellectual Property concluded a hearing to examine innovation in America, focusing on how Congress can make our patent system stronger, after receiving testimony from Tom Cotter, University of Minnesota School of Law, Minneapolis; Bradley N. Ditty, InterDigital Holdings, Inc., Wilmington, Delaware; Dan Lang, Cisco Systems, San Francisco, California; Adam Mossoff, George Mason University Antonin Scalia Law School, Arlington, Virginia; Josh Landau, Computer and Communications Industry Association, Washington, D.C.; and Earl Bright II, ExploraMed, Mountain View, California.

House of Representatives

Chamber Action


Public Bills and Resolutions Introduced: 16 public bills, H.R. 4279–4294; and 3 resolutions, H. Con. Res. 60–61; and H. Res. 552 were introduced.
Pages H7664–65


Additional Cosponsors:
Pages H7665–67


Reports Filed:Reports were filed today as follows:

H.R. 3691, to require the TSA to develop a plan to ensure that TSA material disseminated in major airports can be better understood by more people accessing such airports, and for other purposes (H. Rept. 116–201); and

H.R. 335, to require the Inter-Agency Task Force on Harmful Algal Blooms and Hypoxia to develop a plan for reducing, mitigating, and controlling harmful algal blooms and hypoxia in South Florida, and for other purposes, with an amendment (H. Rept. 116–202, Part 1).
Page H7664


Speaker: Read a letter from the Speaker wherein she appointed Representative Torres to act as Speaker pro tempore for today.
Page H7599


Recess: The House recessed at 10:41 a.m. and reconvened at 12 noon.
Page H7603


Protecting and Securing Florida's Coastline Act of 2019: The House passed H.R. 205, to amend the Gulf of Mexico Energy Security Act of 2006 to permanently extend the moratorium on leasing in certain areas of the Gulf of Mexico, by a yea-and-nay vote of 248 yeas to 180 nays, Roll No. 521.
Pages H7622–34

Pursuant to the Rule, an amendment in the nature of a substitute consisting of the text of Rules Committee Print 116–29, modified by the amendment printed in part A of H. Rept. 116–200, shall be considered as adopted in the House and in the Committee of the Whole.
Page H7630

Agreed to:

Crist amendment (No. 1 printed in part B of H. Rept. 116–200) that codifies the Well Control Rule and the Production Safety Systems Rule in their original forms; and
Pages H7630–31

Barragán amendment (No. 2 printed in part B of H. Rept. 116–200) that contracts the study entitled ``Review and Update of Bureau of Safety and Environmental Enforcement Offshore Oil and Gas Operations Inspection Program'' to the National Academy of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine.
Pages H7631–32

Rejected:

Gosar amendment (No. 3 printed in part B of H. Rept. 116–200), as modified, that sought to allow the bill to go into effect when DOI, in consultation with USFWS, certifies that the offshore energy moratorium in the bill will not kill a substantial number of minority and women jobs (by a recorded vote of 182 ayes to 251 noes, Roll No. 520).
Pages H7632–33

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H. Res. 548, the rule providing for consideration of the bills (H.R. 205), (H.R. 1146), and (H.R. 1941) was agreed to yesterday, September 10th.

Coastal and Marine Economies Protection Act: The House passed H.R. 1941, to amend the Outer Continental Shelf Lands Act to prohibit the Secretary of the Interior including in any leasing program certain planning areas, by a yea-and-nay vote of 238 yeas to 139 nays, Roll No. 525.
Pages H7606–22, H7634–38

Rejected the Graves (LA) motion to recommit the bill to the Committee on Natural Resources with instructions to report the same back to the House forthwith with an amendment, by a yea-and-nay vote of 194 yeas to 233 nays, Roll No. 524.
Pages H7636–38

Pursuant to the Rule, an amendment in the nature of a substitute consisting of the text of Rules Committee Print 116–31, modified by the amendment printed in part E of H. Rept. 116–200, shall be considered as adopted in the House and in the Committee of the Whole.
Page H7615

Agreed to:

Lesko amendment (No. 3 printed in part F of H. Rept. 116–200) that requires the Department of the Interior, in consultation with the Department of Defense, to confirm that this legislation poses no national security risk due to potential increases in dependence on foreign oil;
Pages H7617–18

Langevin amendment (No. 4 printed in part F of H. Rept. 116–200) that requires a GAO study on the impacts of offshore drilling on coastal communities and coastal economies;
Pages H7618–19

Rouda amendment (No. 5 printed in part F of H. Rept. 116–200) that adds a provision to the bill that would direct the Department of the Interior to make the information from the inspections and payments made into the `Ocean Energy Safety Fund' required by the bill available to the public, including information related to the operators, facilities, amounts paid into the fund, and inspection results;
Page H7619

Levin (MI) amendment (No. 6 printed in part F of H. Rept. 116–200) that establishes a moratorium on oil, gas, and methane hydrate-related seismic activities in the Atlantic Ocean; and
Pages H7619–21

Rouda amendment (No. 8 printed in part F of H. Rept. 116–200) that adds a provision to the bill that would require the Department of Commerce to complete an economic impact study/assessment of potential damage related to offshore oil drilling--including tourism, commercial fishing, recreational fishing, boating, transportation, and other waterfront-related and coastal-related business.
Page H7622

Rejected:

McClintock amendment (No. 1 printed in part F of H. Rept. 116–200) that sought to allow (but does not mandate) the Pacific OCS planning area to be included in a future five-year leasing plan under the Outer Continental Shelf Lands Act;
Pages H7615–16

Gosar amendment (No. 2 printed in part F of H. Rept. 116–200) that sought to change the name of the bill to the Russian Energy Reliance and U.S. Poverty Act (by a recorded vote of 161 ayes to 272 noes, Roll No. 522); and
Pages H7616–17, H7634–35

Gosar amendment (No. 7 printed in part F of H. Rept. 116–200) that sought to allow the bill to go into effect when DOI, in consultation with DOL, certifies that the offshore energy moratorium in the bill will not kill a substantial number of minority and women jobs (by a recorded vote of 179 ayes to 252 noes, Roll No. 523).
Pages H7621–22, H7635–36

H. Res. 548, the rule providing for consideration of the bills (H.R. 205), (H.R. 1146), and (H.R. 1941) was agreed to yesterday, September 10th.

Meeting Hour: Agreed by unanimous consent that when the House adjourns today, it adjourn to meet at 9 a.m. tomorrow, September 12th.
Page H7638


Consensus Calendar: Representative Carolyn B. Maloney (NY) presented to the clerk a motion to place on the Consensus Calendar the bill H.R. 1980, to establish in the Smithsonian Institution a comprehensive women's history museum, it having accumulated 290 cosponsors.
Page H7664


Senate Referrals: S. 1881 was held at the desk. S. 2035 was referred to the Committee on Homeland Security.
Page H7606, H7662


Senate Message: Message received from the Senate by the Clerk and subsequently presented to the House today appears on page H7606.

Quorum Calls--Votes: Three yea-and-nay votes and three recorded votes developed during the proceedings of today and appear on pages H7633, H7634, H7635, H7635–36, H7637–38, and H7638. There were no quorum calls.

Adjournment: The House met at 10 a.m. and adjourned at 7:20 p.m.

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Committee Meetings

THE IMPORTANCE OF TRAUMA-INFORMED PRACTICES IN EDUCATION TO ASSIST STUDENTS IMPACTED BY GUN VIOLENCE AND OTHER ADVERSITIES

Committee on Education and Labor: Subcommittee on Early Childhood, Elementary and Secondary Education held a hearing entitled ``The Importance of Trauma-Informed Practices in Education to Assist Students Impacted by Gun Violence and Other Adversities''. Testimony was heard from Nadine Burke Harris, M.D., Surgeon General, California; Ingrida Barker, Associate Superintendent, McDowell County Schools, Welch, West Virginia; Joy Hofmeister, Superintendent of Public Instruction, Oklahoma Department of Education; and Janice K. Jackson, Chief Executive Officer, Chicago Public Schools.

PROTECTING AND SECURING CHEMICAL FACILITIES FROM TERRORIST ATTACKS

Committee on Energy and Commerce: Subcommittee on Environment and Climate Change held a hearing on ``Protecting and Securing Chemical Facilities from Terrorist Attacks''. Testimony was heard from David Wulf, Acting Deputy Assistant Secretary for Infrastructure Protection, Department of Homeland Security; and public witnesses.

LEGISLATING TO CONNECT AMERICA: IMPROVING THE NATION'S BROADBAND MAPS

Committee on Energy and Commerce: Subcommittee on Communications and Technology held a hearing entitled ``Legislating to Connect America: Improving the Nation's Broadband Maps''. Testimony was heard from public witnesses.

EXAMINING PRIVATE MARKET EXEMPTIONS AS A BARRIER TO IPOS AND RETAIL INVESTMENT

Committee on Financial Services: Subcommittee on Investor Protection, Entrepreneurship, and Capital Markets held a hearing entitled ``Examining Private Market Exemptions as a Barrier to IPOs and Retail Investment''. Testimony was heard from public witnesses.

EXAMINING THE MACROECONOMIC IMPACTS OF A CHANGING CLIMATE

Committee on Financial Services: Subcommittee on National Security, International Development, and Monetary Policy held a hearing entitled ``Examining the Macroeconomic Impacts of a Changing Climate''. Testimony was heard from public witnesses.

REVIEWING THE TRUMP ADMINISTRATION'S APPROACH TO THE MMIW CRISIS

Committee on Natural Resources: Subcommittee for Indigenous Peoples of the United States held a hearing entitled ``Reviewing the Trump Administration's Approach to the MMIW Crisis''. Testimony was heard from Jeannie Hovland, Commissioner, Administration for Native Americans, Department of Health and Human Services; Charles Addington, Deputy Bureau Director, Office of Justice Services, Bureau of Indian Affairs, Department of the Interior; and John Anderson, U.S. Attorney, District of New Mexico, Department of Justice.

THE ADMINISTRATION'S APPARENT REVOCATION OF MEDICAL DEFERRED ACTION FOR CRITICALLY ILL CHILDREN

Committee on Oversight and Reform: Subcommittee on Civil Rights and Civil Liberties held a hearing entitled ``The Administration's Apparent Revocation of Medical Deferred Action for Critically Ill Children''. Testimony was heard from Timothy Robbins, Acting Executive Associate Director, Enforcement and Removal Operation, U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement, Department of Homeland Security; Daniel Renaud, Associate Director, Field Operations Directorate, U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services, Department of Homeland Security; and public witnesses.

MISCELLANEOUS MEASURES

Committee on Science, Space, and Technology: Subcommittee on Energy held a markup on H.R. 4091, the ``ARPA–E Reauthorization Act of 2019''; and H.R. 4230, the ``Clean Industrial Technology Act''. H.R. 4091 was forwarded to the full Committee, without amendment. H.R. 4230 was forwarded to the full Committee, as amended.

UTILIZATION MANAGEMENT: BARRIERS TO CARE AND BURDENS ON SMALL MEDICAL PRACTICE

Committee on Small Business: Full Committee held a hearing entitled ``Utilization Management: Barriers to Care and Burdens on Small Medical Practice''. Testimony was heard from public witnesses.

PRICING AND TECHNOLOGY STRATEGIES TO ADDRESS CONGESTION ON AND FINANCING OF AMERICA'S ROADS

Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure: Subcommittee on Highways and Transit held a hearing entitled ``Pricing and Technology Strategies to Address Congestion on and Financing of America's Roads''. Testimony was heard from Oliver Gilbert III, Mayor, Miami Gardens, Florida, and Chairman, Miami-Dade Transportation Planning Organization, Florida; Travis Brouwer, Assistant Director for Public Affairs, Oregon Department of Transportation; and public witnesses.

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LEGISLATIVE MEASURES

Committee on Veterans' Affairs: Subcommittee on Health held a hearing on H.R. 3636, the ``Caring For Our Women Veterans Act''; H.R. 2972, to direct the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to improve the communications of the Department of Veterans Affairs relating to services available for women veterans, and for other purposes; H.R. 3036, the ``Breaking Barriers for Women Veterans Act''; H.R. 2798, the ``Building Supportive Networks for Women Veterans Act''; H.R. 2645, the ``Newborn Care Improvement Act of 2019''; H.R. 2681, to direct the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to submit to Congress a report on the availability of prosthetic items for women veterans from the Department of Veterans Affairs; H.R. 3224, to amend title 38, United States Code, to provide for increased access to Department of Veterans Affairs medical care for women veterans; H.R. 2982, the ``Women Veterans Health Care Accountability Act''; H.R. 2752, the ``VA Newborn Emergency Treatment Act''; H.R. 2628, the ``VET CARE Act of 2019''; H.R. 2816, the ``Vietnam-Era Veterans Hepatitis C Testing Enhancement Act of 2019''; H.R. 1527, the ``Long-Term Care Veterans Choice Act''; H.R. 1163, the ``VA Hiring Enhancement Act''; H.R. 3798, the ``Equal Access to Contraception for Veterans Act''; H.R. 3867, the ``Violence Against Women Veterans Act''; H.R. 4096, the ``Improving Oversight of Women Veterans' Care Act of 2019''; and legislation to establish in the Department of Veterans Affairs the Office of Women's Health, and for other purposes. Testimony was heard from Teresa Boyd, Assistant Deputy Under Secretary for Health for Clinical Operations, Department of Veterans Affairs; and public witnesses.

Joint Meetings

DIVERSITY AND INCLUSION IN EUROPE

Commission on Security and Cooperation in Europe: Commission concluded a hearing to examine the state of diversity and inclusion in Europe, focusing on race, rights, and politics, after receiving testimony from Pierrette Herzberger-Fofana, and Romeo Franz, both of Germany, Samira Rafaela, Netherlands, and Evin Incir, Sweden, each a Member of the European Parliament, and Alfiaz Vaiya, Brussels, Belgium, all of the European Parliament Anti-Racism and Diversity Intergroup; Councilor Irene Appiah, Hamburg, Germany; Domenica Ghidei Biidu, European Commission against Racism and Intolerance, Netherlands; Daniele Obono, Member of French Parliament, Paris; and Olivier Serva, President of the Delegation of French Overseas Territories, Guadeloupe.

COMMITTEE MEETINGS FOR THURSDAY,

SEPTEMBER 12, 2019

(Committee meetings are open unless otherwise indicated)

Senate

Committee on Appropriations: business meeting to markup an original bill making appropriations for the Department of Defense for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2020, an original bill making appropriations for Energy and Water Development for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2020, and 302(b) subcommittee allocations of budget outlays and new budget authority allocated to the committee in H. Con. Res. 71, establishing the congressional budget for the United States Government for fiscal year 2018 and setting forth the appropriate budgetary levels for fiscal years 2019 through 2027, 9:30 a.m., SD–106.

Committee on Armed Services: to hold hearings to examine the expected nominations of Ryan D. McCarthy, to be Secretary of the Army, and Barbara M. Barrett, to be Secretary of the Air Force, both of the Department of Defense, 9:30 a.m., SD–G50.

Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs: to hold hearings to examine developments in global insurance regulatory and supervisory forums, 10 a.m., SD–538.

Select Committee on Intelligence: to hold closed hearings to examine certain intelligence matters, 2 p.m., SH–219.

House

Committee on Financial Services, Task Force on Artificial Intelligence, hearing entitled ``The Future of Identity in Financial Services: Threats, Challenges, and Opportunities'', 9:30 a.m., 2128 Rayburn.

Committee on the Judiciary, Full Committee, markup on Resolution for Investigative Procedures, 8 a.m., 2141 Rayburn.

Joint Meetings

Commission on Security and Cooperation in Europe: to hold hearings to examine autocratic abuse of INTERPOL, 10 a.m., 210, Cannon Building.

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Next Meeting of the
SENATE

10 a.m., Thursday, September 12

Senate Chamber

Program for Thursday: Senate will continue consideration of the nomination of Michelle Bowman, of Kansas, to be a Member of the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, post-cloture, and vote on confirmation of the nominations of Michelle Bowman, and Jennifer D. Nordquist, of Virginia, to be United States Executive Director of the International Bank for Reconstruction and Development, at 12:15 p.m.

Following disposition of the nomination of Jennifer D. Nordquist, Senate will continue consideration of the nomination of Thomas Peter Feddo, of Virginia, to be Assistant Secretary of the Treasury for Investment Security, post-cloture, and vote on confirmation of the nomination at 1:45 p.m.

Next Meeting of the
HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

9 a.m., Thursday, September 12

House Chamber

Program for Thursday: Consideration of H.R. 1146--Arctic Cultural and Coastal Plain Protection Act.













Extensions of Remarks, as inserted in this issue








HOUSE


Cartwright, Matt, Pa., E1127, E1129, E1130, E1131, E1132, E1133, E1133, E1134

Costa, Jim, Calif., E1131

Dingell, Debbie, Mich., E1130, E1132

Hartzler, Vicky, Mo., E1133

Jackson Lee, Sheila, Tex., E1127

King, Peter T., N.Y., E1128

McCaul, Michael T., Tex., E1134

Norton, Eleanor Holmes, The District of Columbia, E1132

Pappas, Chris, N.H., E1130

Schiff, Adam B., Calif., E1127, E1128

Shimkus, John, Ill., E1131, E1133

Smith, Christopher H., N.J., E1133

Thompson, Bennie G., Miss., E1129

Trone, David J., Md., E1129

Upton, Fred, Mich., E1131

Wexton, Jennifer, Va., E1129

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