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June 29, 2017

11:30 a.m. - Ryan On-Camera: House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-WI) speaks with reporters.

June 29, 2017

11:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate proceeds to Executive Session to resume consideration of the motion to invoke cloture on the nomination of Neomi Rao, to be Administrator of the Office of Information and Regulatory Affairs, Office of Management and Budget, voting on the motion, if invoked, proceeding to debate on the nomination.

June 29, 2017

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at 10:00 a.m. for morning hour and noon for legislative business. One Minutes // H.R. 3003 - No Sanctuary for Criminals Act (Closed Rule, One Hour of Debate) (Rep. Goodlatte / Judiciary) // H.R. 3004 - Kate’s Law (Closed Rule, One Hour of Debate) (Rep. Goodlatte / Judiciary) // Special Orders

June 28, 2017

12:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate proceeds to Executive Session to resume consideration of the nomination of Neomi Rao, to be Administrator of the Office of Information and Regulatory Affairs, Office of Management and Budget.

June 28, 2017

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at 10:00 a.m. for morning hour and noon for legislative business. One Minutes // H.R. 1215 - Protecting Access to Care Act of 2017, Rules Committee Print (Structured Rule) (Rep. King (IA) / Judiciary) // The Rule provides for one hour of general of debate and makes in order the following amendments: Reps. Sessions / Burgess Amendment (10 minutes); Reps. Burgess / Sessions Amendment (10 minutes); Reps. Roe / Hudson / Marshall / Bucshon Amendment (10 minutes); Reps. Hudson / Abraham / Harris / Roe / Marshall / Bucshon / DesJarlais Amendment (10 minutes); Rep. Barr Amendment (10 minutes) // Postponed Suspension Vote: H.R. 1500 - Robert Emmet Park Act of 2017 (Rep. Crowley / Natural Resources) // Special Orders

June 27, 2017

2:30 p.m. - Schumer On-Camera: Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer (D-NY) and party leaders speak with reporters after Republicans postponed consideration of the Better Care Reconciliation Act.

June 27, 2017

2:15 p.m. - McConnell On-Camera: Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) and party leaders speak with reporters after postponing consideration of the Better Care Reconciliation Act.

June 27, 2017

2:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate convenes and proceeds to a period of morning business.

June 27, 2017

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at 10:00 a.m. for morning hour and noon for legislative business. One Minutes // Suspensions (8): H.R. 497 - Santa Ana River Wash Plan Land Exchange Act (Rep. Cook / Natural Resources) // H.R. 220 - To authorize the expansion of an existing hydroelectric project, and for other purposes (Rep. Young (AK) / Natural Resources) // H.R. 1500 - Robert Emmet Park Act of 2017 (Rep. Crowley / Natural Resources) // H.R. 1073 - To authorize the Secretary of the Interior to establish a structure for visitor services on the Arlington Ridge tract, in the area of the U.S. Marine Corps War Memorial, and for other purposes (Rep. Beyer / Natural Resources) // H.R. 1135 - To reauthorize the Historically Black Colleges and Universities Historic Preservation program (Rep. Clyburn / Natural Resources) // H.R. 1967 - Bureau of Reclamation Pumped Storage Hydropower Development Act (Rep. Lamborn / Natural Resources) // H.Res. 397 - Solemnly reaffirming the commitment of the United States to the North Atlantic Treaty Organization’s principle of collective defense as enumerated in Article 5 of the North Atlantic Treaty (Rep. Ryan (WI) / Foreign Affairs) // H.Res. 351 - Condemning the violence and persecution in Chechnya, as amended (Rep. Ros-Lehtinen / Foreign Affairs) // Special Orders

June 26, 2017

4:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate proceeds to Executive Session to consider the nomination of Kristine Svinicki, to be Member of the Nuclear Regulatory Commission, post cloture, voting on confirmation of the nomination.

June 26, 2017

12:00 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at noon for morning hour and 2:00 p.m. for legislative business, with votes postponed until 6:30 p.m. One Minutes // Suspensions (4): H.R. 2547 - Veterans Expanded Trucking Opportunities Act of 2017 (Rep. Woodall / Transportation and Infrastructure) // H.R. 1684 - Disaster Assistance Support for Communities and Homeowners Act of 2017 (Rep. Nadler / Transportation and Infrastructure) // H.R. 2258 - ADVANCE Act (Rep. Aguilar / Transportation and Infrastructure) // H.R. 1726 - Coast Guard Improvement and Reform Act of 2017 (Rep. Hunter / Transportation and Infrastructure) // Special Orders

June 24, 2017

12:00 p.m. - Hirono on GOP Health Care Legislation: Senator Mazie Hirono (D-HI) discusses companion legislation to the American Health Care Act before the Senate.

June 24, 2017

12:00 p.m. - Trump on on Health Care Effort: President Donald Trump discusses consequences of the Affordable Care Act and an effort to reform the health care law.

June 23, 2017

9:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets for legislative business. One Minutes // H.R. 2842 - Accelerating Individuals into the Workforce Act, Rules Committee Print (Structured Rule) (Rep. Curbelo / Ways and Means) // The Rule provides for one hour of general debate and makes in order the following amendments: Rep. Foxx Amendment (10 minutes); Rep. Bost Amendment (10 minutes); Reps. Bonamici / Davis (CA) Amendment (10 minutes); Reps. Krishnamoorthi / Smucker Amendment (10 minutes); Rep. Davidson Amendment (10 minutes); Rep. Khanna Amendment (10 minutes); Reps. Kilmer / Valadao Amendment (10 minutes) // Special Orders

June 22, 2017

12:30 p.m. - Senate Democrats on Health Care: Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) is joined by Senators Patty Murray (D-WA) and Ron Wyden (D-OR) to discuss a draft health care bill released by Senate Republicans.

June 22, 2017

11:30 a.m. - Ryan On-Camera: House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-WI) speaks with reporters.

June 22, 2017

11:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes Executive Session to consider the nomination of Marshall Billingslea, to be Assistant Treasury Secretary for Terrorist Financing, post cloture, voting on confirmation of the nomination, then voting on the motion to invoke cloture on the nomination of Kristine Svinicki, to be Member of the Nuclear Regulatory Commission, if invoked, proceeding to debate on the nomination.

June 22, 2017

10:45 a.m. - Pelosi On-Camera: House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) speaks with reporters.

June 22, 2017

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at 10:00 a.m. for morning hour and noon for legislative business. One Minutes // Suspension: H.R. 2353 - Strengthening Career and Technical Education for the 21st Century Act (Rep. Thompson (PA) / Education and the Workforce) // H.R. 1654 - Water Supply Permitting Coordination Act (Structured Rule) (Rep. McClintock / Natural Resources) // The Rule provides for one hour of general debate and makes in order the following amendments: Rep. LaMalfa Amendment (10 minutes); Rep. Lowenthal Amendment (10 minutes) // Special Orders

June 21, 2017

3:00 p.m. - FBI Budget: House Appropriations Committee, Commerce Justice and Science and Related Agencies Subcommittee

June 21, 2017

1:45 p.m. - Congressmen on Civility Pledge: Members of the House speak to the press at a ceremony signing the Civility Pledge sponsored by the Bipartisan Policy Center.

June 21, 2017

12:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes Executive Session to continue consideration of the nomination of Sigal Mandelker, to be Under Secretary for Terrorism and Financial Crimes, post cloture, voting on confirmation of the nomination, then voting on the motion to invoke cloture on the nomination of Marshall Billingslea, to be Assistant Treasury Secretary for Terrorist Financing, if invoked, proceeding to debate on the nomination.

June 21, 2017

10:00 a.m. - Johnson on Russian Meddling: House Select Committee on Intelligence

June 21, 2017

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at 10:00 a.m. for morning hour and noon for legislative business. One Minutes // Suspensions (2): H.R. 2131 - DHS FIRM Act, as amended (Rep. Higgins (LA) / Homeland Security) // H.R. 1282 - DHS Acquisition Review Board Act of 2017, as amended (Rep. Garrett / Homeland Security) // H.R. 1873 - Electricity Reliability and Forest Protection Act (Structured Rule) (Rep. LaMalfa / Natural Resources) // The Rule provides for one hour of general debate and makes in order the following amendments: Rep. Carbajal Amendment (10 minutes); Reps. Sinema / Tipton / Gosar / O'Halleran Amendment (10 minutes); Rep. Beyer Amendment (10 minutes) // Special Orders

June 20, 2017

2:30 p.m. - Schumer On-Camera: Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer (D-NY) and party leaders speak with reporters.

June 20, 2017

2:15 p.m. - McConnell On-Camera: Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) and party leaders speak with reporters.

June 20, 2017

12:00 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at noon for morning hour and 2:00 p.m. for legislative business, with votes postponed until 6:30 p.m. One Minutes // Suspensions (14): H.R. 2847 - Improving Services for Older Youth in Foster Care Act (Rep. Faso / Ways and Means) //  H.R. 2866 - Reducing Barriers for Relative Foster Parents Act, as amended (Rep. Smucker / Ways and Means) // H.R. 1551 - To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to modify the credit for production from advanced nuclear power facilities (Rep. Rice (SC) / Ways and Means) // H.R. 2742 - Modernizing the Interstate Placement of Children in Foster Care Act (Rep. Walorski / Ways and Means) // H.R. 2834 - Partnership Grants to Strengthen Families Affected by Parental Substance Abuse Act, as amended (Rep. Danny Davis (IL) / Ways and Means) // H.R. 2857 - Supporting Families in Substance Abuse Treatment Act, as amended (Rep. Noem / Ways and Means) // H.R. 2484 - Women, Peace, and Security Act of 2017 (Rep. Noem / Foreign Affairs) // H.R. 2132 - Traveler Redress Improvement Act of 2017, as amended (Rep. Katko / Homeland Security) // H.R. 625 - REPORT Act, as amended (Rep. Aguilar / Homeland Security) // H.R. 2131 - DHS FIRM Act, as amended (Rep. Higgins (LA) / Homeland Security) // H.R. 2283 - DHS MORALE Act, as amended (Rep. Thompson (MS) / Homeland Security) // H.R. 1282 - DHS Acquisition Review Board Act of 2017, as amended (Rep. Garrett / Homeland Security) // H.R. 2190 - Streamlining DHS Overhead Act, as amended (Rep. Rutherford / Homeland Security) // H.R. 1393 - Mobile Workforce State Income Tax Simplification Act of 2017 (Rep. Bishop (MI) / Judiciary) // Special Orders

June 20, 2017

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate proceeds to Executive Session to resume consideration of the nomination of Sigal Mandelker to be Under Secretary for Terrorism and Financial Crimes, then voting on confirmation of Brock Long, to be Administrator of FEMA, thereafter voting on the motion to invoke cloture on the Mandelker nomination, if invoked, proceeding to debate on the nomination.

June 19, 2017

4:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate convenes and proceeds to a period of morning business.

June 17, 2017

12:00 p.m. - Clyburn on Alexandria Shooting, Health Care Effort: Rep. James Clyburn (D-SC) discusses a shooting where Congressional Republicans were targeted and the American Health Care Act, companion legislation under development in the Senate.

June 17, 2017

12:00 p.m. - Trump on Alexandria Shooting, Apprenticeship Initiative: President Donald Trump discusses a shooting where Congressional Republicans were targeted and an apprenticeship initiative for young American workers.

June 16, 2017

9:30 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets in a pro forma session.

June 15, 2017

10:45 a.m. - Pelosi On-Camera: House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) speaks with reporters.

June 15, 2017

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at 10:00 a.m. for morning hour and noon for legislative business. One Minutes // H.R. 2372 - VETERAN Act (Closed Rule, One Hour of Debate) (Rep. Sam Johnson (TX) / Ways and Means) // H.R. 2579 - Broader Options for Americans Act (Closed Rule, One Hour of Debate) (Rep. Tiberi / Ways and Means) // Special Orders

June 15, 2017

9:30 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of of S. 722 - Countering Iran's Destabilizing Activities Act of 2017, voting in relation to the Gardner amendment #250 (NASA); Graham amendment #240 (NATO); and on passage of the bill, as amended.

June 14, 2017

4:30 p.m. - Williams on Shooting Incident: Rep. Rogers Williams (R-TX) discusses a shooting involving members of Congress in which a staffer was among those injured.

June 14, 2017

4:00 p.m. - Barton, Doyle on Shooting Incident: Reps. Joe Barton (R-TX) and Mike Doyle (D-PA) discuss a shooting involving members of Congress.

June 14, 2017

2:00 p.m. - State Dept Budget: House Appropriations Committee, State Foreign Operations and Related Programs Subcommittee

June 14, 2017

10:45 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of S. 722 - Countering Iran's Destabilizing Activities Act of 2017, voting on adoption of amendment #232, as modified (Russia sanctions).

June 14, 2017

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at 10:00 a.m. for morning hour and noon for legislative business.

June 13, 2017

2:30 p.m. - Russia Investigation: Senate Select Committee on Intelligence

June 13, 2017

2:30 p.m. - Schumer On-Camera: Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer (D-NY) and party leaders speak with reporters.

June 13, 2017

2:15 p.m. - McConnell On-Camera: Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) and party leaders speak with reporters.

June 13, 2017

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at 10:00 a.m. for morning hour and noon for legislative business. One Minutes // H.R. 2581 - Verify First Act (Closed Rule, One Hour of Debate) (Rep. Barletta / Ways and Means) // S. 1094 - Department of Veterans Affairs Accountability and Whistleblower Protection Act of 2017 (Closed Rule, One Hour of Debate) (Sen. Rubio / Veterans Affairs) // Special Orders

June 13, 2017

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate continues consideration of S. 722 - Countering Iran's Destabilizing Activities Act of 2017, then considering S.J.Res.42 - A joint resolution relating to the disapproval of the proposed export to the Government of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia of certain defense articles, recessing from 12:30 p.m. until 2:15 p.m. for weekly caucus meetings, voting on a motion to discharge the joint resolution, thereafter resuming consideration of the bill.

June 12, 2017

7:00 p.m. - Defense Dept Budget: House Armed Services Committee

June 12, 2017

4:00 p.m. - Treasury Dept Budget: House Appropriations Committee, Financial Services and General Government Subcommittee

June 12, 2017

4:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes resuming legislative session to continue consideration of S. 722 - Countering Iran's Destabilizing Activities Act of 2017, post-cloture, then proceeding to Executive Session to consider the nomination of Kenneth P. Rapuano, to be an Assistant Secretary of Defense, voting on confirmation of the nomination, thereafter resuming consideration of the bill.

June 12, 2017

12:00 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at noon for morning hour and 2:00 p.m. legislative business, with votes postponed until 6:30 p.m. One Minutes // Suspensions (10): H.R. 338 - To promote a 21st century energy and manufacturing workforce (Rep. Rush / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 446 - To extend the deadline for commencement of construction of a hydroelectric project (Rep. Griffith / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 447 - To extend the deadline for commencement of construction of a hydroelectric project (Rep. Griffith / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 627 - Streamlining Energy Efficiency for Schools Act of 2017 (Rep. Cartwright / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 951 - To extend the deadline for commencement of construction of a hydroelectric project (Rep. Foxx / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 1109 - To amend section 203 of the Federal Power Act (Rep. Walberg / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 2122 - To extend the deadline for commencement of construction of a hydroelectric project involving Jennings Randolph Dam (Rep. McKinley / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 2274 - HYPE Act (Rep. Peters / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 2292 - To extend a project of the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission involving the Cannonsville Dam (Rep. Faso / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 2457 - J. Bennett Johnston Waterway Hydropower Extension Act of 2017 (Rep. Johnson (LA) / Energy and Commerce) // Special Orders

June 10, 2017

12:00 p.m. - Wyden on GOP Health Care Effort: Senator Ron Wyden (D-OR) discusses the American Health Care Act, Medicaid and Senate procedure for the bill.

June 10, 2017

12:00 p.m. - Trump on Infrastructure Plans: President Donald Trump discusses his infrastructure plan for the nation's air traffic control system and inland waterways.

June 9, 2017

10:00 a.m. - Pelosi On-Camera: House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) speaks with reporters.

June 8, 2017

10:00 a.m. - Russia Investigation: Senate Select Committee on Intelligence

June 8, 2017

11:30 a.m. - Ryan On-Camera: House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-WI) speaks with reporters.

June 8, 2017

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at 10:00 a.m. for morning hour and noon for legislative business. One Minutes // H.R. 10 - Financial CHOICE Act of 2017 (Structured Rule) (Rep. Hensarling / Financial Services) // The Rule provides for 90 minutes of general debate and makes in order the following amendments: Hensarling Amendment (10 minutes); Hollingsworth Amendment (10 minutes); Smucker Amendment (10 minutes); Faso Amendment (10 minutes); McSally Amendment (10 minutes); Buck Amendment (10 minutes) // Special Orders

June 8, 2017

9:30 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of the motion to proceed to S. 722 - Countering Iran's Destabilizing Activities Act of 2017, post-cloture.

June 7, 2017

10:00 a.m. - FISA Reauthorization: Senate Select Committee on Intelligence

June 7, 2017

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at 10 a.m. for morning hour and noon for legislative business. One Minutes // Suspension: H.Con.Res. 33 - Designating the George C. Marshall Museum and George C. Marshall Research Library in Lexington, Virginia, as the National George C. Marshall Museum and Library (Rep. Goodlatte / Education and the Workforce) // H.R. 2213 - Anti-Border Corruption Reauthorization Act of 2017 (Structured Rule) (Rep. McSally / Homeland Security) // The Rule provides for one hour of general debate and makes in order the following amendment: Reps. Lujan Grisham / Carbajal / Torres / Chu / Gutierrez / Schneider Amendment (10 minutes) // Special Orders

June 7, 2017

9:30 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of the motion to invoke cloture on the motion to proceed to S. 722 - Countering Iran's Destabilizing Activities Act of 2017, voting on the motion, if invoked, proceeding to debate on the bill.

June 6, 2017

2:30 p.m. - Schumer On-Camera: Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer (D-NY) and party leaders speak with reporters.

June 6, 2017

2:15 p.m. - McConnell On-Camera: Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) and party leaders speak with reporters.

June 6, 2017

12:00 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at noon for morning hour and 2:00 p.m. for legislative business, with votes postponed until 6:30 p.m. One Minutes // Suspensions (3): H.Res. 354 - Condemning the violence against peaceful protesters outside the Turkish Ambassador’s residence on May 16, 2017, and calling for the perpetrators to be brought to justice and measures to be taken to prevent similar incidents in the future, as amended (Rep. Royce / Foreign Affairs) // H.R. 390 - Iraq and Syria Genocide Emergency Relief and Accountability Act of 2017, as amended (Rep. Smith (NJ) / Foreign Affairs) // H.Res. 355 - Condemning in the strongest terms the terrorist attacks in Manchester, United Kingdom, on May 22, 2017, expressing heartfelt condolences, and reaffirming unwavering support for the special relationship between our peoples and nations in the wake of these attacks (Rep. Meeks / Foreign Affairs) // Special Orders

June 6, 2017

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate proceeds to Executive Session to resume consideration of the nomination of Courtney Elwood, to be General Counsel of the Central Intelligence Agency, recessing from 12:30 p.m. until 2:15 p.m. for weekly caucus meetings, thereafter voting on confirmation of the nomination, then resuming consideration of S.1094, Department of Veterans Affairs Accountability Act, conducting a voice vote on passage of the bill, as amended.

June 5, 2017

3:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate proceeds to the consideration of S.Res.176, commemorating the 50th anniversary of the reunification of Jerusalem, voting on adoption of the resolution.

June 3, 2017

12:00 p.m. - Swalwell on FY18 Budget: Rep. Eric Swalwell (D-CA) discusses the future form and priorities in the fiscal 2018 budget submission of the Trump administration.

June 3, 2017

12:00 p.m. - Trump on Foreign Visits: President Donald Trump recounts his first overseas travel as president.

June 2, 2017

10:30 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets in a pro forma session.

June 2, 2017

10:00 a.m. - Pelosi On-Camera: House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) speaks with reporters after President Trump's withdrawing the United States from the Paris climate accord.

June 2, 2017

9:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate meets in a pro forma session.

May 30, 2017

11:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets in a pro forma session.

May 30, 2017

7:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate meets in a pro forma session.

May 27, 2017

12:00 p.m. - Carper on Memorial Day, Veterans’ Care: Senator Tom Carper (D-DE) discusses the Memorial Day holiday and ensuring veterans access medical and mental health services.

May 27, 2017

12:00 p.m. - Trump on FY18 Budget: President Donald Trump discusses the administration’s first budget submission, prioritizing public safety and immigration enforcement.

May 26, 2017

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets in a pro forma session.

May 26, 2017

8:45 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate meets in a pro forma session.

May 25, 2017

11:30 a.m. - Ryan On-Camera: House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-WI) speaks with reporters.

May 25, 2017

10:45 a.m. - Pelosi On-Camera: House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) speaks with reporters.

May 25, 2017

10:30 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes Executive Session to complete consideration of the nomination of Amul R. Thapar, to be U.S. Circuit Judge for the Sixth Circuit, voting on confirmation of the nomination.

May 25, 2017

9:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets legislative business. One Minutes // H.R. 1973 - Protecting Young Victims from Sexual Abuse Act of 2017, Rules Committee Print (Structured Rule) (Rep. Brooks (IN) / Judiciary) // The Rule provides for one hour of general debate and makes in order the following amendments: Rep. Goodlatte Amendment (10 minutes); Rep. Costa Amendment (10 minutes); Reps. O'Halleran / Sinema / Biggs Amendment (10 minutes) // H.R. 1761 - Protecting Against Child Exploitation Act of 2017, Rules Committee Print (Structured Rule) (Rep. Johnson (LA) / Judiciary) // The Rule provides for one hour of general debate and makes in order the following amendment: Rep. Jackson Lee Amendment (10 minutes) // Special Orders

May 24, 2017

3:00 p.m. - FY18 DHS Budget: House Appropriations Committee, Homeland Security Subcommittee

May 24, 2017

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at 10:00 a.m. for morning hour and noon for legislative business. One Minutes // Suspensions (2): H.R. 624 - Social Security Fraud Prevention Act of 2017, as amended (Rep. Valadao / Oversight and Government Reform) // H.R. 1293 - To amend title 5, United States Code, to require that the Office of Personnel Management submit an annual report to Congress relating to the use of official time by Federal employees (Rep. Ross / Oversight and Government Reform) // H.R. 953 - Reducing Regulatory Burdens Act of 2017, Rules Committee Print (Subject to a Rule) (Rep. Gibbs / Transportation and Infrastructure) // Special Orders

May 24, 2017

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes Executive Session to complete consideration of the nomination of John Sullivan, to be Deputy Secretary of State, voting on confirmation of the nomination, then proceeding to a vote on the motion to invoke cloture on the nomination of Amul R. Thapar, to be U.S. Circuit Judge for the Sixth Circuit, if invoked, proceeding to debate on the nomination.

May 24, 2017

10:00 a.m. - Senate Democrats on Paris Agreement: Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) is joined by Senators Tom Carper (D-DE), Maria Cantwell (D-WA) and others to discuss President Trump's proposed withdrawal from the Paris Climate Agreement.

May 24, 2017

9:30 a.m. - FY18 Budget Overview: House Budget Committee

May 23, 2017

3:30 p.m. - Cyber Command Budget: House Armed Services Committee, Emerging Threats and Capabilities Subcommittee

May 23, 2017

2:30 p.m. - Schumer On-Camera: Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer (D-NY) and party leaders speak with reporters.

May 23, 2017

2:15 p.m. - McConnell On-Camera: Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) and party leaders speak with reporters.

May 23, 2017

10:00 a.m. - Russia Investigation: House Select Committee on Intelligence

May 23, 2017

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at 10:00 a.m. for morning hour and noon for legislative business. One Minutes // Suspensions (12): H.R. 1809 - Juvenile Justice Reform Act of 2017 (Rep. Lewis (MO) / Education and the Workforce) // H.R. 1808 - Improving Support for Missing and Exploited Children Act of 2017 (Rep. Guthrie / Education and the Workforce) // H.R. 2288 - Veterans Appeals Improvement and Modernization Act of 2017, as amended (Rep. Bost / Veterans Affairs) // H.R. 467 - VA Scheduling Accountability Act (Rep. Walorski / Veterans Affairs) // H.R. 1005 - To amend title 38, United States Code, to improve the provision of adult day health care services for veterans (Rep. Zeldin / Veterans Affairs) // H.R. 1162 - No Hero Left Untreated Act (Rep. Knight / Veterans Affairs) // H.R. 1545 - VA Prescription Data Accountability Act (Rep. Kuster / Veterans Affairs) // H.R. 1725 - Quicker Veterans Benefits Delivery Act of 2017, as amended (Rep. Walz / Veterans Affairs) // H.R. 1329 - Veterans’ Compensation Cost-of-Living Adjustment Act of 2017 (Rep. Bost / Veterans Affairs) // H.R. 2052 - PRIVATE Act (Rep. McSally / Armed Services) // H.R. 1370 - Department of Homeland Security Blue Campaign Authorization Act of 2017, as amended (Rep. McCaul / Homeland Security) // H.R. 2473 - Put Trafficking Victims First Act of 2017, as amended (Rep. Wagner / Judiciary) // Special Orders

May 23, 2017

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate proceeds to Executive Session to resume consideration of the motion to invoke cloture on the nomination of John Sullivan, to be Deputy Secretary of State, conducting a vote on the motion, if invoked, proceeding to debate on the nomination, recessing from 12:30 p.m. until 2:15 p.m. for weekly caucus meetings.

May 22, 2017

3:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes Executive Session to complete consideration of the nomination of Terry Branstad, to be Ambassador to China, voting on confirmation of the nomination.

May 22, 2017

12:00 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at noon for morning hour and 2:00 p.m. for legislative business, with votes postponed until 6:30 p.m. One Minutes // Suspensions (6): H.R. 1862 - Global Child Protection Act of 2017 (Rep. Roby / Judiciary) // H.R. 1842 - Strengthening Children’s Safety Act of 2017 (Rep. Ratcliffe / Judiciary) // H.R. 1188 - Adam Walsh Reauthorization Act of 2017 (Rep. Sensenbrenner / Judiciary) // H.R. 883 - Targeting Child Predators Act of 2017 (Rep. DeSantis / Judiciary) // H.R. 695 - Child Protection Improvements Act of 2017 (Rep. Schiff / Judiciary) // H.R. 1625 - TARGET Act (Rep. Royce / Foreign Affairs) // Special Orders

May 20, 2017

12:00 p.m. - Cicilline on President Trump, Party Agenda: Rep. David Cicilline (D-RI) contrasts four months of the Trump presidency with objectives of the Democratic Party.

May 20, 2017

12:00 p.m. - Trump on Overseas Visits: President Donald Trump discusses his first overseas trip as president, to Saudi Arabia, Israel and the Vatican.

May 19, 2017

9:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets for legislative business. One Minutes // H.R. 1039 - Probation Officer Protection Act of 2017 (Structured Rule) (Rep. Reichert / Judiciary) // The Rule provides for one hour of general debate and makes in order the following amendment: Rep. Jackson Lee Amendment (10 minutes) // Special Orders

May 18, 2017

12:15 p.m. - Pelosi On-Camera: House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) speaks with reporters.

May 18, 2017

11:30 a.m. - Ryan On-Camera: House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-WI) speaks with reporters.

May 18, 2017

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at 10:00 a.m. for morning hour and noon for legislative business. One Minutes // H.R. 115 - Thin Blue Line Act, Rules Committee Print (Closed Rule, One Hour of Debate) (Rep. Buchanan / Judiciary) // Postponed Suspension Vote: H.R. 1892 - Honoring Hometown Heroes Act (Rep. Larson / Judiciary) // Special Orders

May 18, 2017

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes Executive Session to consider the nomination of Rachel Brand, to be Associate Attorney General, post-cloture, voting on confirmation of the nomination, thereafter voting on the motion to invoke cloture on the nomination of Terry Branstad, to be Ambassador to China, if proceeding to debate on the nomination.

May 17, 2017

10:00 a.m. - Rural Economy: House Agriculture Committee

May 17, 2017

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at 10:00 a.m. for morning hour and noon for legislative business. One Minutes // Suspensions (14): H.R. 2266 - Bankruptcy Judgeship Act of 2017 (Rep. Conyers / Judiciary) // S. 419 - Public Safety Officers’ Benefits Improvement Act of 2017 (Sen. Grassley / Judiciary) // H.R. 984 - Thomasina E. Jordan Indian Tribes of Virginia Federal Recognition Act of 2017 (Rep. Wittman / Natural Resources) // H.R. 2227 - MGT Act, as amended (Rep. Hurd / Oversight and Government Reform) // H.R. 194 - Federal Agency Mail Management Act of 2017 (Rep. Russell / Oversight and Government Reform) // H.R. 195 - Federal Register Printing Savings Act of 2017 (Rep. Russell / Oversight and Government Reform) // H.R. 653 - Federal Intern Protection Act of 2017 (Rep. Cummings / Oversight and Government Reform) // H.R. 2169 - Improving Fusion Centers’ Access to Information Act, as amended (Rep. Katko / Homeland Security) // H.R. 2281 - Border Enforcement Security Task Force Reauthorization Act of 2017, as amended (Rep. Vela / Homeland Security) // H.R. 1177 - Removing Outdated Restrictions to Allow for Job Growth Act (Rep. Poliquin / Agriculture) // H.R. 2154 - To rename the Red River Valley Agricultural Research Center in Fargo, North Dakota, as the Edward T. Schafer Agricultural Research Center, as amended (Rep. Cramer / Agriculture) // H.R. 672 - Combating European Anti-Semitism Act of 2017, as amended (Rep. Lowey / Foreign Affairs) // H.Res. 145 - Expressing the sense of the House of Representatives regarding the fight against corruption in Central America, as amended (Rep. Torres / Foreign Affairs) // H.R. 1677 - Caesar Syria Civilian Protection Act of 2017, as amended (Rep. Engel / Foreign Affairs) // Special Orders

May 17, 2017

9:30 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate proceeds to Executive Session to resume consideration of the motion to invoke cloture on the nomination of Rachel Brand, to be Associate Attorney General, voting on adoption of the motion, if invoked, proceeding to debate on the nomination.

May 16, 2017

2:30 p.m. - Schumer On-Camera: Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer (D-NY) and party leaders speak with reporters.

May 16, 2017

2:15 p.m. - McConnell On-Camera: Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) and party leaders speak with reporters.

May 16, 2017

12:00 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at noon for morning hour and 2:00 p.m. for legislative business, with votes postponed until 6:30 p.m. One Minutes // Suspension (4): H.R. 510 - Rapid DNA Act of 2017 (Rep. Sensenbrenner / Judiciary) // H.R. 1616 - Strengthening State and Local Cyber Crime Fighting Act of 2017, as amended (Rep. Ratcliffe / Judiciary) // H.R. 1892 - Honoring Hometown Heroes Act (Rep. Larson / Judiciary) // H.R. 1428 - American Law Enforcement Heroes Act of 2017, as amended (Rep. Hurd / Judiciary) // Special Orders

May 16, 2017

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate proceeds to Executive session to resume consideration of the nomination of Jeffrey Rosen, to be Deputy Secretary of Transportation, post-cloture, recessing from 12:30 p.m. until 2:15 p.m. for weekly caucus meetings.

May 15, 2017

3:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate proceeds to Executive session to resume consideration of the nomination of Jeffrey Rosen, to be Deputy Secretary of Transportation, voting on the motion to invoke cloture, if invoked, proceeding to debate on the nomination.

May 15, 2017

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets in a pro forma session.

May 13, 2017

12:00 p.m. - Gillibrand on GOP Health Care Legislation: Senator Kirsten Gillibrand (D-NY) urges Americans to actively oppose the health care reform effort underway by Republicans.

May 13, 2017

12:00 p.m. - Trump on Graduation Season: President Donald Trump announces his attendance at commencement ceremonies at Liberty University and the Coast Guard Academy, welcoming young graduates to the economy.

May 11, 2017

2:00 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets in a pro forma session.

May 11, 2017

10:00 a.m. - Global Threat Assessment: Senate Select Committee on Intelligence

May 11, 2017

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate proceeds to Executive Session to resume consideration of the motion to invoke cloture on the nomination of Robert Lighthizer, to be United States Trade Representative, if invoked, proceeding to debate on the nomination.

May 10, 2017

9:30 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate convenes and proceeds to a period of morning business, thereafter voting on the motion to proceed to H.J.Res. 36 - Providing for congressional disapproval under chapter 8 of title 5, United States Code, of the final rule of the Bureau of Land Management relating to "Waste Prevention, Production Subject to Royalties, and Resource Conservation,” if agreed to, proceeding to debate on the joint resolution, then voting on passage.

May 9, 2017

2:30 p.m. - Schumer On-Camera: Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer (D-NY) and party leaders speak with reporters.

May 9, 2017

2:15 p.m. - McConnell On-Camera: Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) and party leaders speak with reporters.

May 9, 2017

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes Executive Session to continue consideration of the nomination of Scott Gottlieb, to be Commissioner of Food and Drugs, Department of Health and Human Services, post-cloture, recessing from 12:30 p.m. until 2:15 p.m. for weekly caucus meetings.

May 8, 2017

2:30 p.m. - Russian Election Interference: Senate Judiciary Committee, Crime and Terrorism Subcommittee

May 8, 2017

2:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate proceeds to Executive Session to resume consideration of the nomination of Heather Wilson, to be Secretary of the Air Force, voting on confirmation of the nomination, then conducting a vote on the motion to invoke cloture on the nomination of Scott Gottlieb, to be Commissioner of Food and Drugs, Department of Health and Human Services, if invoked, proceeding to debate on the nomination.

May 8, 2017

9:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets in a pro forma session.

May 6, 2017

12:00 p.m. - Hoyer on AHCA Passage: House Minority Whip Steny Hoyer (D-MD) discusses House passage of the American Health Care Act and its consequences.

May 6, 2017

12:00 p.m. - Trump on AHCA Passage: President Donald Trump discusses job growth, House passage of the American Health Care Act and tax reform.

May 5, 2017

12:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate meets in a pro forma session.

May 4, 2017

2:30 p.m. - House Democrats After AHCA Vote: House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) is joined by members of the House Democratic Caucus to discuss a health care bill passed by the House.

May 4, 2017

10:45 a.m. - Pelosi On-Camera: House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) speaks with reporters.

May 4, 2017

9:30 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of the motion to invoke cloture on the motion to concur concur in the House amendment to the Senate amendment to H.R. 244 - Consolidated Appropriations Act, 2017.

May 4, 2017

9:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets for legislative business. One Minutes // H.R. 2192 - To amend the Public Health Service Act to eliminate the non-application of certain State waiver provisions to Members of Congress and congressional staff (Closed Rule, One Hour of Debate) (Rep. McSally / Energy and Commerce) // Complete Consideration of H.R. 1628 - American Health Care Act of 2017 (Closed Rule) (Rep. Black / Budget) // Postponed Suspension Vote: H.R. 1644 - Korean Interdiction and Modernization of Sanctions Act, as amended (Rep. Royce / Foreign Affairs) // Special Orders

May 3, 2017

10:00 a.m. - FBI Oversight: Senate Judiciary Committee

May 3, 2017

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at 10:00 a.m. for morning hour and noon for legislative business. One Minutes // Postponed Suspension Votes (2): H.R. 1665 - Disaster Declaration Improvement Act (Rep. Rodney Davis (IL) / Transportation and Infrastructure) // H.R. 1678 - To amend the Robert T. Stafford Disaster Relief and Emergency Assistance Act concerning the statute of limitations for actions to recover disaster or emergency assistance payments, and for other purposes, as amended (Rep. Frankel / Transportation and Infrastructure) // Concurring in the Senate Amendment to H.R. 244 - Consolidated Appropriations Act, 2017, Rules Committee Print (Closed Rule, One Hour of Debate) (Rep. Frelinghuysen / Appropriations) // Special Orders

May 3, 2017

9:30 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate convenes and proceeds to a period of morning business.

May 2, 2017

3:15 p.m. - Service Academies Sexual Assault Report: House Armed Services Committee, Military Personnel Subcommittee

May 2, 2017

2:30 p.m. - Schumer On-Camera: Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer (D-NY) and party leaders speak with reporters.

May 2, 2017

2:15 p.m. - McConnell On-Camera: Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) and party leaders speak with reporters.

May 2, 2017

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at 10:00 a.m. for morning hour and noon for legislative business. One Minutes // Suspensions (4): H.R. 1665 - Disaster Declaration Improvement Act (Rep. Rodney Davis (IL) / Transportation and Infrastructure) // H.R. 1679 - FEMA Accountability, Modernization and Transparency Act of 2017 (Rep. Graves (LA) / Transportation and Infrastructure) // H.R. 1678 - To amend the Robert T. Stafford Disaster Relief and Emergency Assistance Act concerning the statute of limitations for actions to recover disaster or emergency assistance payments, and for other purposes, as amended (Rep. Frankel / Transportation and Infrastructure) // H.R. 1644 - Korean Interdiction and Modernization of Sanctions Act, as amended (Rep. Royce / Foreign Affairs) // H.R. 1180 - Working Families Flexibility Act of 2017, as amended (Closed Rule, One Hour of Debate) (Rep. Roby / Education and the Workforce) // Special Orders

May 2, 2017

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes Executive Session to consider the nomination of Jay Clayton, to be a member of the Securities and Exchange Commission, post-cloture, recessing from 12:30 p.m. until 2:15 p.m. for weekly caucus meetings.

May 2, 2017

10:00 a.m. - Branstad Nomination: Senate Foreign Relations Committee

May 2, 2017

9:30 a.m. - Airline Customer Service: House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee

May 1, 2017

3:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate proceeds to Executive Session to consider the motion to invoke cloture on the nomination of Jay Clayton, to be a member of the Securities and Exchange Commission, voting on the motion, if invoked, proceeding to debate on the nomination.

May 1, 2017

12:00 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at noon for morning hour and 2:00 p.m. for legislative business, with votes postponed until 6:30 p.m. One Minutes // Suspensions (5): H.R. 910 - Fair Access to Investment Research Act of 2017 (Rep. Hill / Financial Services) // H.R. 1312 - Small Business Capital Formation Enhancement Act (Rep. Poliquin / Financial Services) // H.R. 1366 - U.S. Territories Investor Protection Act of 2017 (Rep. Velázquez / Financial Services) // H.R. 657 - Follow the Rules Act (Rep. Duffy / Oversight and Government Reform) // H.R. 1242 - 400 Years of African-American History Commission Act, as amended (Rep. Scott (VA) / Oversight and Government Reform) // Special Orders

April 29, 2017

12:00 p.m. - Schatz on 100 Days of President Trump: Senator Brian Schatz (D-HI) contrasts campaign promises with the policies of President Donald Trump.

April 29, 2017

12:00 p.m. - Trump on 100 Days in Office: President Donald Trump discusses priorities for economic growth, taxpayer savings and rule of law pursued during his short time in office.

April 28, 2017

11:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate convenes and proceeds to a period of morning business.

April 28, 2017

9:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets for legislative business. One Minutes // H.J.Res. 99 - Making further continuing appropriations for fiscal year 2017, and for other purposes (Closed Rule, One Hour of Debate) (Rep. Frelinghuysen / Appropriations) // Special Orders

April 27, 2017

11:30 a.m. - Ryan On-Camera: House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-WI) speaks with reporters.

April 27, 2017

10:45 a.m. - Pelosi On-Camera: House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) speaks with reporters.

April 27, 2017

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at 10:00 a.m. for morning hour and noon for legislative business. One Minutes // Postponed Suspension Vote: S. 496 - To repeal the rule issued by the Federal Highway Administration and the Federal Transit Administration entitled “Metropolitan Planning Organization Coordination and Planning Area Reform" (Sen. Duckworth / Transportation and Infrastructure) // H.R. 1694 - Fannie and Freddie Open Records Act of 2017, Rules Committee Print (Structured Rule) (Rep. Chaffetz / Oversight and Government Reform) // The Rule provides for one hour of general debate and makes in order the following amendments: Chaffetz Amendment (10 minutes); Johnson (GA) Amendment (10 minutes); Plaskett / Capuano Amendment (10 minutes) // Special Orders

April 27, 2017

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate proceeds to Executive Session to resume consideration of the nomination of Alexander Acosta, to be Secretary of Labor, post-cloture.

April 26, 2017

10:00 a.m. - House GOP After Meeting: Speaker Paul Ryan (R-WI) and leaders of the House Republican Conference speak with reporters.

April 26, 2017

10:00 a.m. - Asia-Pacific Challenges: House Armed Services Committee

April 26, 2017

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at 10:00 a.m. for morning hour and noon for legislative business. One Minutes // H.R. 1695 - Register of Copyrights Selection and Accountability Act of 2017, Rules Committee Print (Structured Rule) (Rep. Goodlatte / Judiciary) // The Rule provides for one hour of general debate and makes in order the following amendments: Deutch Amendment (10 minutes); Chu Amendment (10 minutes) // Special Orders

April 26, 2017

9:30 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate proceeds to Executive Session to resume consideration of the motion to invoke cloture on the nomination of Alexander Acosta, to be Secretary of Labor, voting on the motion, if invoked, proceeding to debate on the nomination, post-cloture.

April 25, 2017

2:30 p.m. - Schumer On-Camera: Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer (D-NY) and party leaders speak with reporters.

April 25, 2017

2:15 p.m. - McConnell On-Camera: Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) and party leaders speak with reporters.

April 25, 2017

12:00 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at noon for morning hour and 2:00 p.m. for legislative business, with votes postponed until 6:30 p.m. One Minutes // Suspensions (8): H.Con.Res. 35 - Authorizing the use of the Capitol Grounds for the National Peace Officers Memorial Service and the National Honor Guard and Pipe Band Exhibition (Rep. Barletta / Transportation and Infrastructure) // H.Con.Res. 36 - Authorizing the use of the Capitol Grounds for the Greater Washington Soap Box Derby (Rep. Hoyer / Transportation and Infrastructure) // H.R. 455 - To designate the United States courthouse located at 501 East Court Street in Jackson, Mississippi, as the "R. Jess Brown United States Courthouse" (Rep. Thompson (MS) / Transportation and Infrastructure) // S. 496 - To repeal the rule issued by the Federal Highway Administration and the Federal Transit Administration entitled “Metropolitan Planning Organization Coordination and Planning Area Reform" (Sen. Duckworth / Transportation and Infrastructure) // H.R. 876 - Aviation Employee Screening and Security Enhancement Act of 2017, as amended (Rep. Katko / Homeland Security) // H.R. 1372 - Homeland Security for Children Act, as amended (Rep. Payne / Homeland Security) // H.R. 534 - U.S. Wants to Compete for a World Expo Act, as amended (Rep. Emmer / Foreign Affairs) // H.Res. 187 - Relating to efforts to respond to the famine in South Sudan, as amended (Rep. Bass / Foreign Affairs) // Special Orders

April 25, 2017

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of the nomination of Rod Rosenstein to be Deputy Attorney General, post-cloture, recessing from 12:30 p.m. until 2:15 p.m. for the weekly caucus meetings.

April 24, 2017

3:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes Executive Session to consider the nomination of Sonny Perdue, to be Secretary of Agriculture, voting on confirmation of the nomination, then proceeding to consideration of the motion to invoke cloture on the nomination of Rod Rosenstein, to be Deputy Attorney General, if invoked, proceeding to debate on the Rosenstein nomination.

April 24, 2017

12:00 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets in a pro forma session.

April 22, 2017

12:00 p.m. - Lujan on President Trump: Rep. Ben Ray Lujan (D-NM) discusses President Donald Trump's policies and opposition, nearing his first 100 days in office.

April 22, 2017

12:00 p.m. - Trump on Domestic Manufacturing: President Donald Trump discusses economic and immigration policy, and a visit to a Wisconsin manufacturer, nearing his first 100 days in office.

April 20, 2017

7:20 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate meets in a pro forma session.

April 20, 2017

4:00 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets in a pro forma session.

April 17, 2017

4:30 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate meets in a pro forma session.

April 17, 2017

11:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets in a pro forma session.

April 15, 2017

12:00 p.m. - Trump on Easter, Passover: President Donald Trump discusses the religious traditions of Easter, Passover and attacks on two Christian churches in Egypt.

April 14, 2017

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets in a pro forma session.

April 13, 2017

8:30 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate meets in a pro forma session.

April 12, 2017

11:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets in a pro forma session.

April 10, 2017

1:30 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate meets in a pro forma session.

April 8, 2017

12:00 p.m. - Jeffries on Trump Tax Returns: Rep. Hakeem Jeffries (D-NY) argues that President Donald Trump release his tax returns in fairness and given indications of ties to Russia.

April 8, 2017

12:00 p.m. - Trump on ICE Arrests, China Summit: President Donald Trump discusses enforcement actions against undocumented immigrants and guiding principles in international relations.

April 8, 2017

11:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets in a pro forma session.

April 7, 2017

12:00 p.m. - Grassley On-Camera: Senate Judiciary Committee Chairman Chuck Grassley (R-IA) speaks with reporters about the confirmation of Judge Neil Gorsuch to the Supreme Court.

April 7, 2017

11:00 a.m. - McConnell On-Camera: Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) speaks with reporters about the confirmation of Judge Neil Gorsuch to the Supreme Court and other matters.

April 7, 2017

9:30 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes Executive Session for continued consideration of the nomination of Neil Gorsuch, to be an Associate Justice of the Supreme Court, post-cloture, voting on confirmation of the nomination.

April 6, 2017

10:45 a.m. - Pelosi On-Camera: House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) speaks with reporters.

April 6, 2017

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes Executive Session for continued consideration of the nomination of Neil Gorsuch, to be an Associate Justice of the Supreme Court, voting on the motion to invoke cloture on the nomination and other motions, then proceeding to debate on the nomination, post-cloture.

April 6, 2017

9:45 a.m. - Ryan On-Camera: House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-WI) and members of the House Republican Conference speak with reporters about the American Health Care Act and other matters.

April 6, 2017

9:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets for legislative business. One Minutes // H.R. 1219 - Supporting America’s Innovators Act of 2017, Rules Committee Print (Closed Rule, One Hour of Debate) (Rep. McHenry / Financial Services) // Special Orders

April 5, 2017

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at 10:00 a.m. for morning hour and noon for legislative business. One Minutes // Suspension: H.R. 1667 - Financial Institution Bankruptcy Act of 2017, as amended (Rep. Marino / Judiciary) // S. 544 - To amend the Veterans Access, Choice, and Accountability Act of 2014 to modify the termination date for the Veterans Choice Program, and for other purposes. (Sen. Tester / Veterans Affairs) // H.R. 1304 - Self-Insurance Protection Act (Closed Rule, One Hour of Debate) (Rep. Roe / Energy and Commerce) // Special Orders

April 5, 2017

Continued - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes Executive Session for continued consideration of the nomination of Neil Gorsuch, to be an Associate Justice of the Supreme Court.

April 4, 2017

2:30 p.m. - Schumer On-Camera: Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer (D-NY) and party leaders speak with reporters.

April 4, 2017

2:15 p.m. - McConnell On-Camera: Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) and party leaders speak with reporters.

April 4, 2017

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at 10:00 a.m. for morning hour and noon for legislative business. One Minutes // Suspension: Concurring in the Senate Amendment to H.R. 353 - Weather Research and Forecasting Innovation Act of 2017 (Rep. Lucas / Science, Space, and Technology) // H.R. 1343 - Encouraging Employee Ownership Act of 2017, Rules Committee Print (Structured Rule) (Rep. Hultgren / Financial Services) // The Rule provides for one hour of general debate and makes in order the following amendment:  Rep. Polis Amendment (10 minutes) // Special Orders

April 4, 2017

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes Executive Session to consider the nomination of Elaine Duke, to be Deputy Secretary of the Department of Homeland Security, voting on confirmation of the nomination, recessing from 12:30 p.m. until 2:15 p.m. for weekly caucus meetings, later proceeding to consideration of the nomination of Neil Gorsuch, to be an Associate Justice of the Supreme Court.

April 3, 2017

3:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate proceeds to consideration of S. 89 - To exempt old vessels that only operate within inland waterways from the fire-retardant materials requirement, voting on passage of the bill, then proceeding to Executive Session to consider the nomination of Elaine Duke, to be Deputy Secretary of the Department of Homeland Security.

April 3, 2017

12:00 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at noon for morning hour and 2:00 p.m. for legislative business, with votes postponed until 6:30 p.m. One Minutes // Suspensions (3): H.R. 479 - North Korea State Sponsor of Terrorism Designation Act of 2017, as amended (Rep. Poe / Foreign Affairs) // H.Res. 92 - Condemning North Korea’s development of multiple intercontinental ballistic missiles, and for other purposes, as amended (Rep. Wilson (SC) / Foreign Affairs) // H.Res. 54 - Reaffirming the United States-Argentina partnership and recognizing Argentina’s economic reforms, as amended (Rep. Sires / Foreign Affairs) // Special Orders

April 3, 2017

10:00 a.m. - Gorsuch Committee Mark: Senate Judiciary Committee

April 1, 2017

12:00 p.m. - Whitehouse on Gorsuch Nomination: Senator Sheldon Whitehouse (D-RI) discusses the nomination of Judge Neil Gorsuch for the Supreme Court, set for a committee vote and floor action.

April 1, 2017

12:00 p.m. - Trump on Gorsuch Nomination: President Donald Trump discusses the nomination of Judge Neil Gorsuch for the Supreme Court, set for a committee vote and floor action.

March 30, 2017

11:30 a.m. - Ryan On-Camera: House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-WI) speaks with reporters.

March 30, 2017

11:00 a.m. - Pelosi On-Camera: House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) speaks with reporters.

March 30, 2017

9:30 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of H.J.Res. 67 - Disapproving the rule submitted by the Department of Labor relating to savings arrangements established by qualified State political subdivisions for non-governmental employees, voting on passage of the joint resolution.

March 30, 2017

9:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets for legislative business. One Minutes // H.R. 1431 - EPA Science Advisory Board Reform Act of 2017 (Closed Rule, One Hour of Debate) (Rep. Lucas / Science, Space, and Technology) // Special Orders

March 29, 2017

2:30 p.m. - Burr, Warner on Russian Meddling: Senate Select Intelligence Committee Chairman Richard Burr (R-NC) and Ranking Member Mark Warner (D-VA) discuss the Committee’s investigation into Russian interference with the 2016 election.

March 29, 2017

2:00 p.m. - Senate Democrats on Gorsuch Nomination: Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) is joined by Senators Sheldon Whitehouse (D-RI) and Richard Blumenthal (D-CT) to discuss outside support for Supreme Court nominee Neil Gorsuch.

March 29, 2017

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at 10:00 a.m. for morning hour and noon for legislative business. One Minutes // H.R. 1430 - Honest and Open New EPA Science Treatment Act of 2017 (Closed Rule, One Hour of Debate) (Rep. Smith (TX) / Science, Space, and Technology) // Special Orders

March 29, 2017

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of H.J.Res. 67 - Disapproving the rule submitted by the Department of Labor relating to savings arrangements established by qualified State political subdivisions for non-governmental employees, proceeding to debate prior to a vote on passage of the joint resolution.

March 28, 2017

2:30 p.m. - Schumer On-Camera: Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer (D-NY) and party leaders speak with reporters.

March 28, 2017

2:15 p.m. - McConnell On-Camera: Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) and party leaders speak with reporters.

March 28, 2017

10:45 a.m. - House GOP After Meeting: Speaker Paul Ryan (R-WI) and leaders of the House Republican Conference speak with reporters.

March 28, 2017

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at 10:00 a.m. for morning hour and noon for legislative business. One Minutes // S.J.Res. 34 - Providing for congressional disapproval under chapter 8 of title 5, United States Code, of the rule submitted by the Federal Communications Commission relating to Protecting the Privacy of Customers of Broadband and Other Telecommunications Services (Closed Rule, One Hour of Debate) (Sen. Flake / Energy and Commerce) // Special Orders

March 28, 2017

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate proceeds to Executive Session to resume consideration of Treaty Document 114-12 - Protocol to the North Atlantic Treaty of 1949 on the Accession of Montenegro, post-cloture, recessing from 12:30 p.m. until 2:30 p.m. for weekly caucus meetings, later voting on amendments and adoption of the treaty.

March 27, 2017

3:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate proceeds to Executive Session to resume consideration of the motion to invoke cloture on Treaty Document 114-12 - Protocol to the North Atlantic Treaty of 1949 on the Accession of Montenegro, conducting a roll call vote on the motion, if invoked, proceeding to debate on the treaty.

March 27, 2017

12:00 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets for morning hour and legislative business, with votes postponed until 6:30 p.m. One Minutes // Suspensions (3): H.R. 1117 - To require the Administrator of the Federal Emergency Management Agency to submit a report regarding certain plans regarding assistance to applicants and grantees during the response to an emergency or disaster (Rep. Hartzler / Transportation and Infrastructure) // H.R. 1214 - Disaster SAVE Act, as amended (Rep. Barletta / Transportation and Infrastructure) // H.R. 654 - Pacific Northwest Earthquake Preparedness Act of 2017 (Rep. DeFazio / Transportation and Infrastructure) // Special Orders

March 25, 2017

12:00 p.m. - Schiff on Russia Investigation: Rep. Adam Schiff (D-CA) discusses issues relating to surveillance and separate investigations related to Russian interference in the 2016 election.

March 25, 2017

12:00 p.m. - Trump on Space Exploration: President Donald Trump applauds passage of the NASA reauthorization and American discoveries in space.

March 24, 2017

4:30 p.m. - House Democrats on AHCA: House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-CA), Whip Steny Hoyer (D-MD), and members of the House Democratic Caucus speak to the press about the American Health Care Act after the bill was pulled from the floor.

March 24, 2017

4:00 p.m. - Speaker Ryan on AHCA: House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-WI) speaks with reporters about the American Health Care Act after it was pulled from the floor.

March 24, 2017

10:15 a.m. - House Democrats on AHCA: House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-CA), Whip Steny Hoyer (D-MD), and members of the House Democratic Caucus speak to the press conference after a caucus meeting about the American Health Care Act.

March 24, 2017

9:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets for legislative business. One Minutes // H.R. 1628 - American Health Care Act of 2017 (Subject to a Rule) (Rep. Black / Budget) // Postponed Suspension Votes (2): H.R. 1302 - Terrorist and Foreign Fighter Travel Exercise Act of 2017 (Rep. McSally / Homeland Security) // H.R. 1365 - Department of Homeland Security Acquisition Innovation Act, as amended (Rep. Correa / Homeland Security) // Special Orders

March 24, 2017

7:00 a.m. - Rule for AHCA: House Rules Committee

March 23, 2017

10:45 a.m. - Pelosi On-Camera: House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) speaks with reporters.

March 23, 2017

9:30 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of S.J.Res. 34 - A joint resolution providing for congressional disapproval under chapter 8 of title 5, United States Code, of the rule submitted by the Federal Communications Commission relating to "Protecting the Privacy of Customers of Broadband and Other Telecommunications Services,” voting on passage of the joint resolution, then voting on the motion to invoke cloture on the nomination of David Friedman, to be Ambassador to Israel, if invoked, proceeding to debate on the nomination, post-cloture debate.

March 23, 2017

9:30 a.m. - Gorsuch Confirmation, Day Four: Senate Judiciary Committee

March 23, 2017

9:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets for legislative business.

March 22, 2017

10:30 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate meets for legislative business, proceeding to H.J.Res. 83, disapproving the rule submitted by the Department of Labor relating to “Clarification of Employer’s Continuing Obligation to Make and Maintain an Accurate Record of Each Recordable Injury and Illness,” voting on passage of the joint resolution. The Senate then considers S.J.Res. 34 - A joint resolution providing for congressional disapproval under chapter 8 of title 5, United States Code, of the rule submitted by the Federal Communications Commission relating to "Protecting the Privacy of Customers of Broadband and Other Telecommunications Services,” proceeding to debate on the joint resolution.

March 22, 2017

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at 10:00 a.m. for morning hour and noon for legislative business. One Minutes // Suspensions (3): H.R. 1302 - Terrorist and Foreign Fighter Travel Exercise Act of 2017 (Rep. McSally / Homeland Security) // H.R. 1238 - Securing our Agriculture and Food Act (Rep. Young (IA) / Homeland Security) // H.R. 1365 - Department of Homeland Security Acquisition Innovation Act, as amended (Rep. Correa / Homeland Security) // Complete Consideration of H.R. 372 - Competitive Health Insurance Reform Act of 2017, Rules Committee Print (Closed Rule) (Rep. Gosar / Judiciary) // H.R. 1101 - Small Business Health Fairness Act of 2017, Rules Committee Print (Structured Rule) (Rep. Sam Johnson / Education and the Workforce) // The Rule provides for one hour of general debate and makes in order the following amendment: Rep. Herrera-Beutler Amendment (10 minutes) // Special Orders

March 22, 2017

9:30 a.m. - Gorsuch Confirmation, Day Three: Senate Judiciary Committee

March 21, 2017

2:30 p.m. - Schumer On-Camera: Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer (D-NY) and party leaders speak with reporters.

March 21, 2017

2:15 p.m. - McConnell On-Camera: Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) and party leaders speak with reporters.

March 21, 2017

10:30 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate convenes and proceeds to a period of morning business, thereafter resuming Executive Session to consider the nominations en bloc of Charles R. Breyer, and Danny C. Reeves, to be Members of the United States Sentencing Commission, voting on confirmation of the nominations.

March 21, 2017

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at 10:00 a.m. for morning hour and noon for legislative business. One Minutes // Suspension Votes (2): H.R. 1353 - Transparency in Technological Acquisitions Act of 2017 (Rep. Rice (NY) / Homeland Security) // H.R. 1297 - Quadrennial Homeland Security Review Technical Corrections Act of 2017 (Rep. Watson Coleman / Homeland Security) // Begin Consideration of H.R. 372 - Competitive Health Insurance Reform Act of 2017, Rules Committee Print (Closed Rule, One Hour of Debate) (Rep. Gosar / Judiciary) // Special Orders

March 21, 2017

9:30 a.m. - Gorsuch Confirmation, Day Two: Senate Judiciary Committee

March 20, 2017

12:00 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at noon for morning hour and 2:00 p.m. for legislative business, with votes postponed until 6:30 p.m. One Minutes // Suspensions (11): H.R. 1029 - Pesticide Registration Enhancement Act of 2017, as amended (Rep. Rodney Davis (IL) / Agriculture) // H.R. 382 - 100 Years of Women in Congress Act (Rep. Meng / Agriculture) // H.R. 1309 - TSA Administrator Modernization Act of 2017 (Rep. Katko / Homeland Security) // H.R. 1353 - Transparency in Technological Acquisitions Act of 2017 (Rep. Rice (NY) / Homeland Security) // H.R. 1294 - Reducing DHS Acquisition Cost Growth Act (Rep. Rutherford / Homeland Security) // H.R. 1297 - Quadrennial Homeland Security Review Technical Corrections Act of 2017 (Rep. Watson Coleman / Homeland Security) // H.R. 1249 - DHS Multiyear Acquisition Strategy Act of 2017, as amended (Rep. Fitzpatrick / Homeland Security) // H.R. 1252 - DHS Acquisition Authorities Act of 2017, as amended (Rep. Higgins (LA) / Homeland Security) // H.R. 1365 - Department of Homeland Security Acquisition Innovation Act, as amended (Rep. Correa / Homeland Security) // H.R. 1238 - Securing our Agriculture and Food Act (Rep. Young (IA) / Homeland Security) // H.R. 1302 - Terrorist and Foreign Fighter Travel Exercise Act of 2017 (Rep. McSally / Homeland Security) // Special Orders

March 20, 2017

11:00 a.m. - Gorsuch Confirmation, Day One: Senate Judiciary Committee

March 20, 2017

10:00 a.m. - Russian Election Meddling: House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence

March 20, 2017

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate meets in a pro forma session.

March 18, 2017

12:00 p.m. - Shaheen on GOP Health Care Legislation: Senator Jeanne Shaheen (D-NH) discusses the Affordable Care Act and the American Health Care Act.

March 18, 2017

12:00 p.m. - Trump on American Model: President Donald Trump invokes Rosie the Riveter and Andrew Jackson, describing what he calls the American Model for economic policy.

March 17, 2017

9:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets for legislative business. One Minutes // Complete Consideration of H.R. 1367 - To improve the authority of the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to hire and retain physicians and other employees of the Department of Veterans Affairs, and for other purposes, Rules Committee Print (Structured Rule) (Rep. Wenstrup / Veterans Affairs) // The Rule provides for no further general debate and makes in order the following amendments: Wenstrup Amendment (10 minutes); Meng Amendment #1 (10 minutes); Sewell Amendment (10 minutes); Hanabusa Amendment #1 (10 minutes); Buck Amendment (10 minutes); Shea-Porter Amendment (10 minutes); Brownley Amendment (10 minutes); Welch Amendment (10 minutes); Gottheimer Amendment (10 minutes); Herrera-Beutler Amendment (10 minutes); Hanabusa Amendment #2 (10 minutes); Meng Amendment #2 (10 minutes); Bost Amendment (10 minutes); O'Rourke Amendment (10 minutes) // Special Orders

March 17, 2017

8:45 a.m. - Price & House GOP on AHCA: Health and Human Services Secretary Tom Price is joined by members of the House Republican Conference to discuss the American Health Care Act.

March 16, 2017

12:00 p.m. - Friends of Ireland Luncheon: House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-WI) welcomes President Donald Trump and Taoiseach Enda Kenny, who speak to guests at the annual luncheon.

March 16, 2017

11:30 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate meets in a pro forma session.

March 16, 2017

10:45 a.m. - Ryan On-Camera: House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-WI) speaks with reporters.

March 16, 2017

10:00 a.m. - Pelosi On-Camera: House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) speaks with reporters.

March 16, 2017

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at 10:00 a.m. for morning hour and noon for legislative business. One Minutes // H.R. 1181 - Veterans 2nd Amendment Protection Act (Closed Rule, One Hour of Debate) (Rep. Roe / Veterans Affairs) // H.R. 1259 - VA Accountability First Act of 2017, Rules Committee Print (Structured Rule) (Rep. Roe / Veterans Affairs) // The Rule provides for one hour of general debate and makes in order the following amendments: Roe Amendment (10 minutes); Walz Amendment (10 minutes); Hanabusa Amendment (10 minutes); Kuster Amendment #1 (10 minutes); Duffy Amendment (10 minutes); Taylor Amendment (10 minutes); Tenney Amendment (10 minutes); Kuster Amendment #2 10 minutes); Takano Amendment (10 minutes) // Begin Consideration of H.R. 1367 - To improve the authority of the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to hire and retain physicians and other employees of the Department of Veterans Affairs, and for other purposes, Rules Committee Print (Structured Rule, One Hour of Debate) (Rep. Wenstrup / Veterans Affairs) // Special Orders

March 15, 2017

6:30 p.m. - House GOP After Meeting: House Budget Committee Chair Diane Black (R-TN), Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-CA), Majority Whip Steve Scalise (R-LA), Conference Chair Rep. Cathy McMorris Rodgers (R-WA) and Speaker Paul Ryan (R-WI) speak with reporters about the American Health Care Act.

March 15, 2017

4:30 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets for legislative business, with votes postponed until 6:30 p.m. One Minutes // Suspensions (3): H.R. 132 - Arbuckle Project Maintenance Complex and District Office Conveyance Act of 2017 (Rep. Cole / Natural Resources) // H.R. 648 - To authorize the Secretary of the Interior to amend the Definite Plan Report for the Seedskadee Project to enable the use of the active capacity of the Fontenelle Reservoir (Rep. Cheney / Natural Resources) // H.R. 267 - Martin Luther King, Jr. National Historical Park Act of 2017, as amended (Rep. Lewis (GA) / Natural Resources) // Special Orders

March 15, 2017

9:30 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate proceeds to Executive Session to consider the motion to invoke cloture on the nomination of Dan Coats, to be Director of National Intelligence, voting on the motion, if invoked, proceeding to debate on the nomination, voting on confirmation of the nomination. The Senate then votes on confirmation of the nomination of Herbert McMaster Jr., to be Lieutenant General.

March 14, 2017

2:30 p.m. - Schumer On-Camera: Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer (D-NY) and party leaders speak with reporters.

March 14, 2017

2:15 p.m. - McConnell On-Camera: Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) and party leaders speak with reporters.

March 14, 2017

2:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of H.J.Res. 42, Disapproving the rule submitted by the Department of Labor relating to drug testing of unemployment compensation applicants.

March 13, 2017

5:30 p.m. - Schumer & Pelosi on AHCA Projection: Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer (D-NY) and House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) speak to the press following release of a score from the Congressional Budget Office on the American Health Care Act.

March 13, 2017

2:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate proceeds to Executive Session to resume consideration of the nomination of Seema Verma, to be Administrator of the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, post-cloture, voting on confirmation of the nomination.

March 13, 2017

12:00 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets in a pro forma session.

March 11, 2017

12:00 p.m. - Bustos on Health Care Effort: Rep. Cheri Bustos (D-IL) criticizes the American Health Care Act, arguing that it will increase costs and decrease care.

March 11, 2017

12:00 p.m. - Trump on Health Care Effort: President Donald Trump recognizes Women’s History Month and discusses the circumstances that have led to the American Health Care Act.

March 10, 2017

9:30 a.m. - House GOP on ACA Replacement: House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-CA) is joined by Ways and Means Chairman Kevin Brady, Energy and Commerce Chairman Greg Walden (R-OR) and Budget Chairwoman Diane Black (R-TN) to discuss the American Health Care Act.

March 10, 2017

9:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets for legislative business. One Minutes // H.R. 720 - Lawsuit Abuse Reduction Act of 2017 (Structured Rule) (Rep. Smith (TX) / Judiciary) // The Rule provides for one hour of general debate and makes in order the following amendments: Soto Amendment (10 minutes); Jackson Lee Amendment (10 minutes); Conyers Amendment (10 minutes); Jeffries Amendment (10 minutes) // Special Orders

March 9, 2017

11:45 a.m. - Ryan On-Camera: House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-WI) speaks with reporters.

March 9, 2017

10:45 a.m. - Pelosi On-Camera: House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) speaks with reporters.

March 9, 2017

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at 10:00 a.m. for morning hour and noon for legislative business. One Minutes // H.R. 725 - Innocent Party Protection Act (Structured Rule) (Rep. Buck / Judiciary) // The Rule provides for one hour of general debate and makes in order the following amendments: Soto Amendment (10 minutes); Cartwright Amendment (10 minutes) // H.R. 985 - Fairness in Class Action Litigation and Furthering Asbestos Claim Transparency Act of 2017, Rules Committee Print (Structured Rule) (Rep. Goodlatte / Judiciary) // The Rule provides for one hour of general debate and makes in order the following amendments: Goodlatte Amendment (10 minutes); Deutch Amendment #1 (10 minutes); Deutch Amendment #2 (10 minutes); Soto Amendment (10 minutes); Johnson (GA) Amendment (10 minutes); Conyers Amendment (10 minutes); Jackson Lee Amendment (10 minutes); Espaillat Amendment (10 minutes) // Special Orders

March 9, 2017

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of H.J.Res. 57 - Providing for congressional disapproval under chapter 8 of title 5, United States Code, of the rule submitted by the Department of Education relating to accountability and State plans under the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965. The Senate resumes consideration of the nomination of Seema Verma, to be Administrator of the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, if invoked, proceeding to debate on the nomination.

March 8, 2017

2:30 p.m. - Pelosi on ACA Replacement: House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) delivers a statement and takes questions from with reporters.

March 8, 2017

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at 10:00 a.m. for morning hour and noon for legislative business. One Minutes // H.R. 1301 - Department of Defense Appropriations Act, 2017 (Closed Rule, One Hour of Debate) (Rep. Frelinghuysen / Appropriations) // Suspensions (3): H.R. 132 - Arbuckle Project Maintenance Complex and District Office Conveyance Act of 2017 (Rep. Cole / Natural Resources) // H.R. 648 - To authorize the Secretary of the Interior to amend the Definite Plan Report for the Seedskadee Project to enable the use of the active capacity of the Fontenelle Reservoir (Rep. Cheney / Natural Resources) // H.R. 267 - Martin Luther King, Jr. National Historical Park Act of 2017, as amended (Rep. Lewis (GA) / Natural Resources) // Special Orders

March 8, 2017

9:30 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of H.J.Res.58 - Providing for congressional disapproval under chapter 8 of title 5, United States Code, of the rule submitted by the Department of Education relating to teacher preparation issues, voting on passage of the joint resolution. The Senate then considers H.J.Res. 57 - Providing for congressional disapproval under chapter 8 of title 5, United States Code, of the rule submitted by the Department of Education relating to accountability and State plans under the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965.

March 7, 2017

4:45 p.m. - Ryan on ACA Replacement: House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-WI) and House committee chairmen discuss the introduction of the American Health Care Act, legislation to replace the Affordable Care Act under budget reconciliation procedures.

March 7, 2017

2:30 p.m. - Schumer On-Camera: Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer (D-NY) and party leaders speak with reporters.

March 7, 2017

2:15 p.m. - McConnell On-Camera: Vice President Mike Pence joins Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) and party leaders to speak with reporters.

March 7, 2017

2:15 p.m. - Russia in Europe: Senate Appropriations Committee, State Foreign Operations and Related Programs Subcommittee

March 7, 2017

12:00 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at noon for morning hour and 2:00 p.m. for legislative business, with votes postponed until 6:30 p.m. One Minutes // Suspensions (4): H.R. 1362 - To name the Department of Veterans Affairs community-based outpatient clinic in Pago Pago, American Samoa, the Faleomavaega Eni Fa’aua’a Hunkin VA Clinic (Del. Radewagen / Veterans Affairs) // H.R. 375 - To designate the Federal building and United States courthouse located at 719 Church Street in Nashville, Tennessee, as the Fred D. Thompson Federal Building and United States Courthouse (Rep. Blackburn / Transportation and Infrastructure) // H.R. 1174 - Fairness For Breastfeeding Mothers Act of 2017, as amended (Del. Norton / Transportation and Infrastructure) // S. 442 - National Aeronautics and Space Administration Transition Authorization Act of 2017 (Sen. Cruz / Science, Space, and Technology) // Special Orders

March 7, 2017

11:00 a.m. - Walden, Brady on PPACA Replacement: House Ways and Means Chairman Kevin Brady (R-TX) and House Energy and Commerce Chairman Greg Walden (R-OR) discuss the American Health Care Act, legislation to replace the Affordable Care Act under budget reconciliation procedures.

March 7, 2017

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of H.J.Res. 44 - Disapproving the rule submitted by the Department of the Interior relating to Bureau of Land Management regulations that establish the procedures used to prepare, revise, or amend land use plans pursuant to the Federal Land Policy and Management Act of 1976, recessing from 12:30 p.m. until 2:15 p.m. for weekly caucus meetings, later voting on passage of the joint resolution.

March 6, 2017

4:00 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets in a pro forma session.

March 6, 2017

2:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of H.J. Res. 37 - Disapproving the final rule submitted by the Department of Defense, the General Services Administration, and the National Aeronautics and Space Administration relating to the Federal Acquisition Regulation, voting on adoption of the joint resolution. The Senate then votes on adoption of the motion to proceed to H.J.Res.44 - Disapproving the rule submitted by the Department of the Interior relating to Bureau of Land Management regulations that establish the procedures used to prepare, revise, or amend land use plans pursuant to the Federal Land Policy and Management Act of 1976, if invoked, proceeding to debate on the joint resolution.

March 4, 2017

12:00 p.m. - Murphy (CT) on GOP Health Care Legislation: Senator Chris Murphy (D-CT) discusses an effort underway to replace the Affordable Care Act.

March 4, 2017

12:00 p.m. - Trump on Rebuilding the Military: President Trump discusses plans to eliminate sequestration budget cuts to defense programs.

March 2, 2017

11:30 a.m. - Ryan On-Camera: House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-WI) speaks with reporters.

March 2, 2017

10:45 a.m. - Pelosi On-Camera: House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) speaks with reporters.

March 2, 2017

10:00 a.m. - Schumer on Russia Inquiry: Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) speaks with reporters after revelations that Attorney General Jeff Sessions communicated with Russian officials as a Senator during the presidential campaign.

March 2, 2017

9:30 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate proceeds to Executive Session to resume consideration of the nomination of Ben Carson, post-cloture, then voting on the motion to invoke cloture on the nomination of Rick Perry, to be Secretary of Energy, if invoked, proceeding to debate on the nomination, post-cloture.

March 2, 2017

9:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets for legislative business. One Minutes // H.R. 1004 - Regulatory Integrity Act of 2017 (Structured Rule) (Rep. Walberg / Oversight and Government Reform) // The Rule provides for one hour of general debate and makes in order the following amendments: Jackson Lee Amendment #1 (10 minutes); Messer Amendment (10 minutes); Jackson Lee Amendment #2 (10 minutes) // Special Orders

March 1, 2017

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at 10:00 a.m. for morning hour and 12:00 p.m. for legislative business. One Minutes // Complete Consideration of H.R. 998 – SCRUB Act (Structured Rule) (Rep. Smith (MO) / Oversight and Government Reform) // The Rule provides for no further general debate and makes in order the following amendments: Bonamici / Davis (CA) / Polis Amendment (10 minutes); Bonamici / Polis Amendment (10 minutes); Raskin Amendment (10 minutes); Moore Amendment (10 minutes); Cummings Amendment (10 minutes) // H.J.Res. 83 - Disapproving the rule submitted by the Department of Labor relating to "Clarification of Employer’s Continuing Obligation to Make and Maintain an Accurate Record of Each Recordable Injury and Illness" (Closed Rule, One Hour of Debate) (Rep. Byrne / Education and the Workforce) // H.R. 1009 - OIRA Insight, Reform, and Accountability Act, Rules Committee Print (Structured Rule) (Rep. Mitchell / Oversight and Government Reform) // The Rule provides for one hour of general debate and makes in order the following amendments: Mitchell Amendment (10 minutes); Buck Amendment (10 minutes); Young (IA) Amendment (10 minutes); Meadows Amendment (10 minutes); Chaffetz Amendment (10 minutes); Connolly Amendment (10 minutes) // Special Orders

March 1, 2017

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate proceeds to Executive Session to resume consideration of the nomination of Ryan Zinke, to be Secretary of the Interior, post-cloture, voting on confirmation of the nomination, then voting on the motion to invoke cloture on the nomination of Ben Carson, to be Secretary of Housing and Urban Development, if invoked, proceeding to debate on the nomination, post-cloture.

February 28, 2017

9:00 p.m. - Joint Session: President Donald Trump addresses a joint session of Congress.

February 28, 2017

2:30 p.m. - Schumer On-Camera: Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer (D-NY) and party leaders speak with reporters.

February 28, 2017

2:15 p.m. - McConnell On-Camera: Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) and party leaders speak with reporters.

February 28, 2017

10:15 a.m. - Doping in Sports: House Energy and Commerce Committee, Oversight & Investigations Subcommittee

February 28, 2017

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at 10:00 a.m. for morning hour and noon for legislative business, later recessing to reconvene at approximately 8:35 p.m. for a Joint Session of Congress to receive an Address from the President of the United States. One Minutes // Begin Consideration of H.R. 998 - SCRUB Act (Structured Rule) (Rep. Smith (MO) / Oversight and Government Reform) // The Rule provides for one hour of general debate and makes in order the following amendments: Beyer Amendment (10 minutes); DeSaulnier Amendment (10 minutes); McSally Amendment (10 minutes); Plaskett / Courtney Amendment 10 minutes); McNerney Amendment (10 minutes); Krishnamoorthi Amendment #1 (10 minutes); Krishnamoorthi Amendment #2 (10 minutes); Bonamici / Davis (CA) / Polis Amendment (10 minutes); Bonamici / Polis Amendment (10 minutes); Raskin Amendment (10 minutes); Moore Amendment (10 minutes); Cummings Amendment (10 minutes) // Special Orders

February 28, 2017

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate proceeds to Executive Session to resume consideration of the nomination of Ryan Zinke, post-cloture, recessing from noon until 2:15 p.m. for weekly caucus meetings, later gathering at 8:20 p.m. to proceed as a body to the Hall of the House of Representatives for a Joint Session of Congress.

February 27, 2017

12:00 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at noon for morning hour and 2:00 p.m. for legislative business, with votes postponed until 6:30 p.m. One Minutes // Suspensions (6): H.R. 88 - Shiloh National Military Park Boundary Adjustment and Parker’s Crossroads Battlefield Designation Act (Rep. Blackburn / Natural Resources) // H.R. 228 - Indian Employment, Training and Related Services Consolidation Act of 2017, as amended (Rep. Young (AK) / Natural Resources) // H.R. 699 - Mount Hood Cooper Spur Land Exchange Clarification Act (Rep. Walden / Natural Resources) // H.R. 863 - To facilitate the addition of park administration at the Coltsville National Historical Park, and for other purposes (Rep. Larson / Natural Resources) // H.R. 1033 - Open Book on Equal Access to Justice Act (Rep. Collins (GA) / Judiciary) // Special Orders

February 27, 2017

12:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate proceeds to Executive Session to consider the nomination of Wilbur Ross, to be Secretary of Commerce, post-cloture. Senator Ben Sasse (R-NE) is then recognized to deliver Washington’s Farewell Address prior to votes on confirmation of the Ross nomination and on the motion to invoke cloture on the nomination of Ryan Zinke, to be Secretary of Interior, if invoked, proceeding to debate on the nomination, post-cloture.

February 25, 2017

12:00 p.m. - Sanchez on Immigrant Contributions: Rep. Linda Sanchez (D-CA) discusses her family’s story and resisting immigration policies of the White House.

February 25, 2017

12:00 p.m. - Trump on Black History Month: President Donald Trump discusses his visit to the National Museum of African-American History and Culture and his nomination of Dr. Ben Carson, to be HUD Secretary.

February 24, 2017

9:30 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets in a pro forma session.

February 23, 2017

9:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate meets in a pro forma session.

February 21, 2017

2:30 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets in a pro forma session.

February 20, 2017

4:30 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate meets in a pro forma session.

February 18, 2017

12:00 p.m. - Duckworth on Concerns with the Cabinet: Senator Tammy Duckworth (D-IL) discusses issues raised during the last week with Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin, withdrawn Labor Secretary nominee Andy Puzder and resigned National Security Advisor Lt. General Mike Flynn.

February 18, 2017

12:00 p.m. - President’s Week in Review: President Donald Trump discusses having held the first Women’s Business Leaders Roundtable and meeting with Canadian and Israeli leaders.

February 17, 2017

1:00 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets in a pro forma session.

February 17, 2017

11:00 a.m. - McConnell On-Camera: Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) conducts a pre-recess briefing with reporters.

February 17, 2017

10:30 a.m. - Senate Democrats on Pruitt Emails: Senators Jeff Merkley (D-OR), Tom Carper (D-DE), Sheldon Whitehouse (D-RI), Brian Schatz (D-HI) and Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) describe their attempt to delay a vote on confirming Scott Pruitt to the Environmental Protection Agency.

February 17, 2017

Continued - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate remains in Executive Session to continue consideration of the nomination of Scott Pruitt, to be Administrator of the Environmental Protection Administration, post-cloture, voting on confirmation of the nomination. The Senate then votes on the motion to invoke cloture on the nomination of Wilbur Ross, to be Secretary of Commerce, if invoked, proceeding to debate on the nomination, post-cloture.

February 16, 2017

11:30 a.m. - Ryan On-Camera: House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-WI) speaks with reporters.

February 16, 2017

10:45 a.m. - Pelosi On-Camera: House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) speaks with reporters.

February 16, 2017

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at 10:00 a.m. for morning hour and noon for legislative business. One Minutes // H.J.Res. 69 - Providing for congressional disapproval under chapter 8 of title 5, United States Code, of the final rule of the Department of the Interior relating to Non-Subsistence Take of Wildlife, and Public Participation and Closure Procedures, on National Wildlife Refuges in Alaska (Subject to a Rule) (Rep. Young (AK) / Natural Resources) // H.J.Res. 43 - Providing for congressional disapproval under chapter 8 of title 5, United States Code, of the final rule submitted by Secretary of Health and Human Services relating to compliance with title X requirements by project recipients in selecting subrecipients (Subject to a Rule) (Rep. Black / Energy and Commerce) // Special Orders

February 16, 2017

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes Executive Session to consider the nomination of Mick Mulvaney, to be Director of Office of Management and Budget, voting on confirmation of the nomination. The Senate then votes on the motion to invoke cloture on the nomination of Scott Pruitt, to be Administrator of the Environmental Protection Administration, if invoked, proceeding to debate on the nomination, post-cloture.

February 15, 2017

12:15 p.m. - Senate Democrats on Flynn: Senators Chuck Schumer (D-NY), Dianne Feinstein (D-CA) and Mark Warner (D-VA) discuss initiating an investigation following the resignation of Lt. General Mike Flynn (Ret.) as National Security Advisor.

February 15, 2017

10:00 a.m. - Modern Slavery: Senate Foreign Relations Committee

February 15, 2017

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at 10:00 a.m. for morning hour and noon for legislative business. One Minutes // H.J.Res. 42 - Disapproving the rule submitted by the Department of Labor relating to drug testing of unemployment compensation applicants (Closed Rule, One Hour of Debate) (Rep. Brady (TX) / Ways and Means) // H.J.Res. 66 - Disapproving the rule submitted by the Department of Labor relating to savings arrangements established by States for non-governmental employees (Closed Rule, One Hour of Debate) (Rep. Walberg / Education and the Workforce) // H.J.Res. 67 - Disapproving the rule submitted by the Department of Labor relating to savings arrangements established by qualified State political subdivisions for non-governmental employees (Closed Rule, One Hour of Debate) (Rep. Francis Rooney / Education and the Workforce) // Special Orders

February 15, 2017

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of H.J.Res. 40, providing for congressional disapproval under chapter 8 of title 5, United States Code, of the rule submitted by the Social Security Administration relating to Implementation of NICS Improvement Amendments Act of 2007, voting on passage of the bill. The Senate then resumes Executive Session to consider the motion to invoke cloture on the nomination of Mick Mulvaney, to be Director of Office of Management and Budget, voting on adoption of the motion, if invoked, proceeding to debate on the nomination, post-cloture, recessing from 12:30 p.m. until 2:00 p.m. for caucus meetings.

February 14, 2017

2:30 p.m. - Schumer On-Camera: Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer (D-NY) and party leaders speak with reporters.

February 14, 2017

2:15 p.m. - McConnell On-Camera: Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) and party leaders speak with reporters.

February 14, 2017

10:00 a.m. - House GOP After Caucus: House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-WI) and leaders of the House Republican Conference speak with reporters.

February 14, 2017

10:00 a.m. - Monetary Policy: Senate Banking Housing and Urban Affairs Committee

February 14, 2017

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at 10:00 a.m. for morning hour and noon for legislative business. One Minutes // H.R. 428 - Red River Gradient Boundary Survey Act (Closed Rule, One Hour of Debate) (Rep. Thornberry / Natural Resources) // Special Orders

February 14, 2017

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes Executive Session to consider the nomination of Linda McMahon, to be Administrator of the Small Business Administration, voting on confirmation of the nomination. The Senate then proceeds to consideration of H.J.Res. 40, providing for congressional disapproval under chapter 8 of title 5, United States Code, of the rule submitted by the Social Security Administration relating to Implementation of NICS Improvement Amendments Act of 2007.

February 13, 2017

12:00 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at noon for morning hour and 2:00 p.m. for legislative business, with votes postponed until 6:30 p.m. One Minutes // Suspensions (4): H.R. 609 - To designate the Department of Veterans Affairs health care center in Center Township, Butler County, Pennsylvania, as the "Abie Abraham VA Clinic" (Rep. Kelly (PA) / Veterans Affairs) // H.R. 512 - WINGMAN Act, as amended (Rep. Yoho / Veterans Affairs) // H.R. 244 - HIRE Vets Act, as amended (Rep. Cook / Veterans Affairs) // H.R. 974 - BRAVE Act (Rep. Rice / Veterans Affairs) // Special Orders

February 13, 2017

12:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes Executive Session to consider the nomination of Steven Mnuchin to be Secretary of the Treasury, voting on confirmation of the nomination, thereafter resuming consideration of the nomination of David Shulkin, to be Secretary of Veterans Affairs, voting on confirmation of the nomination.

February 11, 2017

12:00 p.m. - Crowley on Trump Travel Order: Rep. Joe Crowley (D-NY) discusses the fallout of a travel moratorium issued by the Trump administration.

February 11, 2017

12:00 p.m. - President’s Week in Review: President Donald Trump discusses meeting with corporate leaders and law enforcement.

February 10, 2017

9:30 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate proceeds to Executive Session to resume consideration of the nomination of Steve Mnuchin, to be Secretary of the Treasury, post-cloture.

February 9, 2017

2:30 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets in a pro forma session.

February 9, 2017

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate proceeds to Executive Session to resume consideration of the nomination of Rep. Tom Price (R-GA), to be Secretary of Health and Human Services, post-cloture.

February 8, 2017

Continued - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate remains in Executive Session to continue consideration of the nomination of Senator Jeff Sessions (R-AL), to be Attorney General, post-cloture, voting on confirmation of the nomination.  The Senate then resumes Executive Session to consider the nomination of Rep. Tom Price (R-GA), to be Secretary of Health and Human Services, voting on the motion to invoke cloture on the nomination.

February 7, 2017

2:30 p.m. - Schumer On-Camera: Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer (D-NY) and party leaders speak with reporters.

February 7, 2017

1:45 p.m. - McConnell On-Camera: Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) and party leaders speak with reporters.

February 7, 2017

10:00 a.m. - Border Security: House Homeland Security Committee, Border and Maritime Security Subcommittee

February 7, 2017

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at 10:00 a.m. for morning hour and noon for legislative business. One Minutes // H.J.Res. 44 - Disapproving the rule submitted by the Department of the Interior relating to Bureau of Land Management regulations that establish the procedures used to prepare, revise, or amend land use plans pursuant to the Federal Land Policy and Management Act of 1976 (Closed Rule, One Hour of Debate) (Rep. Cheney / Natural Resources) // H.J.Res. 58 - Providing for congressional disapproval under chapter 8 of title 5, United States Code, of the rule submitted by the Department of Education relating to teacher preparation issues (Closed Rule, One Hour of Debate) (Rep. Guthrie / Education and the Workforce) // H.J.Res. 57 - Providing for congressional disapproval under chapter 8 of title 5, United States Code, of the rule submitted by the Department of Education relating to accountability and State plans under the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965 (Closed Rule, One Hour of Debate) (Rep. Rokita / Education and the Workforce) // Special Orders

February 7, 2017

Continued - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate remains in Executive Session to continue consideration of the nomination of Elisabeth DeVos to be Secretary of Education, post-cloture, conducting a roll call vote on confirmation of the nomination. The Senate then resumes consideration of the nomination of Senator Jeff Sessions (R-AL), to be Attorney General, voting on the motion to invoke cloture on the nomination and proceeding to the nomination, post-cloture.

February 6, 2017

12:00 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at noon for morning hour and 2:00 p.m. for legislative business, with votes postponed until 6:30 p.m. One Minutes // Suspensions (7): H.R. 618 - Crags, Colorado Land Exchange Act of 2017 (Rep. Lamborn / Natural Resources) // H.R. 698 - Elkhorn Ranch and White River National Forest Conveyance Act of 2017 (Rep. Tipton / Natural Resources) // H.R. 688 - Arapaho National Forest Boundary Adjustment Act of 2017 (Rep. Polis / Natural Resources) // H.R. 689 - Bolts Ditch Access and Use Act (Rep. Polis / Natural Resources) // H.R. 337 - Black Hills National Cemetery Boundary Expansion Act (Rep. Noem / Natural Resources) // H.R. 494 - Fort Frederica National Monument Boundary Expansion Act (Rep. Carter (GA) / Natural Resources) // H.R. 387 - Email Privacy Act (Rep. Yoder / Judiciary) // Special Orders

February 6, 2017

12:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes Executive Session to consider the nomination of Elisabeth DeVos to be Secretary of Education, post-cloture.

February 6, 2017

10:15 a.m. - House Democrats on Financial Rules: House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) and House Democrats discuss President Trump's agenda for the Dodd-Frank financial reform law with reporters.

February 4, 2017

12:00 p.m. - Markey on Gorsuch Nomination: Senator Edward Markey (D-MA) says that Supreme Court nominee Judge Neil Gorsuch will be subjected to most rigorous scrutiny that any Supreme Court nominee has ever received.

February 4, 2017

12:00 p.m. - Trump on Gorsuch, Week in Review: President Donald Trump discusses his nomination of Judge Neil Gorsuch, and presidential actions issued against regulations, job growth, national security and refugee vetting.

February 3, 2017

9:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets for legislative business. One Minutes // H.J. Res. 36 - Providing for congressional disapproval under chapter 8 of title 5, United States Code, of the final rule of the Bureau of Land Management relating to "Waste Prevention, Production Subject to Royalties, and Resource Conservation" (Closed Rule, One Hour of Debate) (Rep. Bishop (UT) / Natural Resources) // Special Orders

February 3, 2017

6:30 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration H.J.Res. 41 - Providing for congressional disapproval under chapter 8 of title 5, United States Code, of a rule submitted by the Securities and Exchange Commission relating to "Disclosure of Payments by Resource Extraction Issuers," voting on adoption of the joint resolution, then resuming Executive Session to consider the motion to invoke cloture on the nomination of Elisabeth DeVos to be Secretary of Education, voting on adoption of the motion.

February 2, 2017

11:30 a.m. - Ryan On-Camera: House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-WI) speaks with reporters.

February 2, 2017

11:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of H.J. Res. 38, disapproving the rule submitted by the Department of the Interior known as the Stream Protection Rule.

February 2, 2017

10:45 a.m. - Pelosi On-Camera: House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) speaks with reporters.

February 2, 2017

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at 10:00 a.m. for morning hour and noon for legislative business. One Minutes // H.J. Res. 40 - Providing for congressional disapproval under chapter 8 of title 5, United States Code, of the rule submitted by the Social Security Administration relating to Implementation of the NICS Improvement Amendments Act of 2007 (Closed Rule, One Hour of Debate) (Rep. Sam Johnson (TX) / Judiciary) // H.J. Res. 37 - Disapproving the final rule submitted by the Department of Defense, the General Services Administration, and the National Aeronautics and Space Administration relating to the Federal Acquisition Regulation (Closed Rule, One Hour of Debate) (Rep. Foxx / Oversight and Government Reform) // Special Orders

February 1, 2017

12:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes Executive Session to consider the nomination of Rex Tillerson, to be Secretary of State, voting on confirmation of the nomination.

February 1, 2017

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at 10:00 a.m. for morning hour and noon for legislative business. One Minutes // H.J.Res. 38 - Disapproving the rule submitted by the Department of the Interior known as the Stream Protection Rule (Closed Rule, One Hour of Debate) (Rep. Johnson (OH) / Natural Resources) // H.J.Res. 41 - Providing for congressional disapproval under chapter 8 of title 5, United States Code, of a rule submitted by the Securities and Exchange Commission relating to "Disclosure of Payments by Resource Extraction Issuers" (Closed Rule, One Hour of Debate) (Rep. Huizenga / Financial Services) // Special Orders

January 31, 2017

2:30 p.m. - Schumer On-Camera: Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer (D-NY) and party leaders speak with reporters.

January 31, 2017

2:15 p.m. - McConnell On-Camera: Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) and party leaders speak with reporters.

January 31, 2017

12:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate convenes and proceeds to Executive Session to consider the nomination of Elaine Chao, to be Secretary of Transportation, voting on confirmation of the nomination, later resuming consideration of the nomination of Rex Tillerson, to be Secretary of State, post-cloture.

January 31, 2017

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at 10:00 a.m. for morning hour and noon for legislative business. One Minutes // Suspensions (19): H.R. 276 - A bill to amend title 49, United States Code, to ensure reliable air service in American Samoa, as amended (Del. Radewagen / Transportation and Infrastructure) // H.R. 58 - FRIENDS Act, as amended (Rep. Jackson Lee / Transportation and Infrastructure) // H.R. 666 - Department of Homeland Security Insider Threat and Mitigation Act of 2017 (Rep. King (NY) / Homeland Security) // H.R. 697 - Department of Homeland Security Clearance Management and Administration Act (Rep. Thompson (MS) / Homeland Security) // H.R. 642 - Fusion Center Enhancement Act of 2017 (Rep. Barletta / Homeland Security) // H.R. 526 - Counterterrorism Advisory Board Act of 2017, as amended (Rep. Katko / Homeland Security) // H.R. 665 - Airport Perimeter and Access Control Security Act of 2017 (Rep. Keating / Homeland Security) // H.R. 366 - DHS SAVE Act (Rep. Perry / Homeland Security) // H.R. 347 - DHS Acquisition Documentation Integrity Act of 2017 (Rep. Watson Coleman / Homeland Security) // H.R. 549 - Transit Security Grant Program Flexibility Act (Rep. Donovan / Homeland Security) // H.R. 687 - First Responder Access to Innovative Technologies Act (Rep. Payne / Homeland Security) // H.R. 584 - Cyber Preparedness Act of 2017 (Rep. Donovan / Homeland Security) // H.R. 690 - Gains in Global Nuclear Detection Architecture Act (Rep. Richmond / Homeland Security) // H.R. 655 - Securing the Cities Act of 2017 (Rep. Donovan / Homeland Security) // H.R. 437 - Medical Preparedness Allowable Use Act (Rep. Bilirakis / Homeland Security) // H.R. 612 - United States-Israel Cybersecurity Cooperation Enhancement Act of 2017 (Rep. Langevin / Homeland Security) // H.R. 505 - Border Security Technology Accountability Act of 2017, as amended (Rep. McSally / Homeland Security) // H.R. 677 - CBRN Intelligence and Information Sharing Act of 2017 (Rep. McSally / Homeland Security) // H.R. 678 - Department of Homeland Security Support to Fusion Centers Act of 2017 (Rep. McSally / Homeland Security) // Special Orders

January 30, 2017

3:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes Executive Session to consider the motion to invoke cloture on the motion to proceed to the nomination of Rex Tillerson, to be Secretary of State.

January 30, 2017

12:00 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at noon for morning hour and 2:00 p.m. for legislative business, with votes postponed until 6:30 p.m. One Minutes // Suspensions (7): H.R. 381 - To designate a mountain in the John Muir Wilderness of the Sierra National Forest as “Sky Point” (Rep. McClintock / Natural Resources) // H.R. 339 - Northern Mariana Islands Economic Expansion Act (Del. Sablan / Natural Resources) // H.R. 46 - Fort Ontario Study Act (Rep. Katko / Natural Resources) // H.R. 374 - To remove the sunset provision of section 203 of Public Law 105–384, and for other purposes (Rep. Herrera Beutler / Natural Resources) // H.R. 538 - Ocmulgee Mounds National Historical Park Boundary Revision Act of 2017, as amended (Rep. Bishop (GA) / Natural Resources) // H.R. 558 - Kennesaw Mountain National Battlefield Park Boundary Adjustment Act (Rep. Loudermilk / Natural Resources) // H.R. 560 - To amend the Delaware Water Gap National Recreation Area Improvement Act to provide access to certain vehicles serving residents of municipalities adjacent to the Delaware Water Gap National Recreation Area, and for other purposes (Rep. Marino / Natural Resources) // Special Orders

January 28, 2017

12:00 p.m. - Pelosi on Affordable Care Act: House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) discusses how Democrats will defend the Affordable Care Act, believing that health care is the right of every American.

January 28, 2017

12:00 p.m. - Trump on Actions Since Taking Office: President Trump provides an update on executive orders issued and meeting held in the week since he arrived at the White House.

January 27, 2017

2:00 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets in a pro forma session.

January 27, 2017

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate meets in a pro forma session.

January 25, 2017

10:30 a.m. - Pelosi On-Camera: House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) speaks with reporters.

January 24, 2017

2:30 p.m. - Schumer On-Camera: Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer (D-NY) and party leaders speak with reporters.

January 24, 2017

2:15 p.m. - McConnell On-Camera: Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) and party leaders speak with reporters.

January 24, 2017

10:45 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate convenes and proceeds to a period of morning business, recessing from 12:30 p.m. until 2:15 for weekly caucus meetings, later resuming Executive Session to consider the nomination of Hon. Nikki Haley, to be Ambassador to the United Nations, voting on confirmation of the nomination.

January 24, 2017

10:00 a.m. - Price Nomination: Senate Finance Committee

January 24, 2017

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at 10:00 a.m. for morning hour and noon for legislative business. One Minutes // H.R. 7 - No Taxpayer Funding for Abortion and Abortion Insurance Full Disclosure Act of 2017 (Closed Rule, One Hour of Debate) (Rep. Smith (NJ) / Energy and Commerce) // Suspensions (3): H.R. 589 - Department of Energy Research and Innovation Act, as amended (Rep. Smith (TX) / Science, Space, and Technology) // H.R. 600 - Digital GAP Act (Rep. Royce / Foreign Affairs) // H.R. 601- READ Act (Rep. Lowey / Foreign Affairs) // Special Orders

January 23, 2017

3:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes Executive Session to consider the nomination of Rep. Mike Pompeo (R-KS) to be Director of the Central Intelligence Agency, voting on confirmation of the nomination.

January 23, 2017

12:00 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at noon for morning hour and 2:00 p.m. for legislative business, with votes postponed until 6:30 p.m. One Minutes // Suspensions (11): H.R. 511 - Power and Security Systems (PASS) Act (Rep. Welch / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 587 - Fair RATES Act (Rep. Kennedy / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 590 - Advanced Nuclear Technology Development Act of 2017 (Rep. Latta / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 518 - EPS Improvement Act of 2017 (Rep. DeGette / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 290 - Federal Communications Commission Process Reform Act of 2017 (Rep. Walden / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 423 - Anti-Spoofing Act of 2017 (Rep. Meng / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 588 - Securing Access to Networks in Disaster Act (Rep. Pallone / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 555 - Amateur Radio Parity Act of 2017 (Rep. Kinzinger / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 460 - Improving Rural Call Quality and Reliability Act of 2017 (Rep. Young (IA) / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 599 - Federal Communications Commission Consolidated Reporting Act of 2017 (Rep. Scalise / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 582 - Kari's Law Act of 2017 (Rep. Gohmert / Energy and Commerce) // Special Orders

January 20, 2017

4:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate convenes and proceeds to a period of morning business, resuming Executive Session to consider nominations to the cabinet.

January 20, 2017

11:30 a.m. - Presidential Inauguration: Senator Roy Blunt (R-MO) officiating, Donald J. Trump and Gov. Mike Pence (R-IN) are sworn in as President and Vice President of the United States, respectively, on the West Front of the Capitol Building.

January 20, 2017

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets and proceeds as a body to the West Front of the Capitol for the 58th Presidential Inauguration.

January 18, 2017

10:00 a.m. - Price Nomination: Senate Health Education Labor and Pensions Committee

January 17, 2017

5:00 p.m. - DeVos Nomination: Senate Health Education Labor and Pensions Committee

January 17, 2017

3:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate convenes and proceeds to a period of morning business, resuming consideration of H.R. 72 - GAO Access and Oversight Act of 2017, voting on passage of the bill.

January 17, 2017

12:00 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets in a pro forma session.

January 13, 2017

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate meets in a pro forma session.

January 13, 2017

9:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets for legislative business. One Minutes // S.Con.Res. 3 - Setting forth the congressional budget for the United States Government for fiscal year 2017 and setting forth the appropriate budgetary levels for fiscal years 2018 through 2026 (Structured Rule) (Sen. Enzi / Budget) // The Rule provides for ninety minutes of general debate controlled by the Budget Committee, thirty minutes of general debate controlled by the Joint Economic Committee, and makes in order the following amendment: Yarmuth Amendment in the Nature of a Substitute (20 minutes) // S. 84 - To provide for an exception to a limitation against appointment of persons as Secretary of Defense within seven years of relief from active duty as a regular commissioned officer of the Armed Forces (Closed Rule, Ninety Minutes of Debate) (Sen. McCain / Armed Services) // Special Orders

January 12, 2017

12:30 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate convenes and proceeds to a period of morning business.

January 12, 2017

11:30 a.m. - Ryan On-Camera: House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-WI) speaks with reporters.

January 12, 2017

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at 10:00 a.m. for morning hour and noon for legislative business. One Minutes // H.R. 238 - Commodity End-User Relief Act, Rules Committee Print (Subject to a Rule) (Rep. Conaway / Agriculture) // The Rule provides for one hour of general debate and makes in order the following amendments: Aderholt Amendment (10 minutes); Scott (GA) Amendment (10 minutes); Conaway Amendment #1 (10 minutes); Conaway Amendment #2 (10 minutes); Duffy / Scott (GA) Amendment (10 minutes); LaMalfa Amendment (10 minutes); Lucas Amendment (10 minutes); Hartzler Amendment (10 minutes); H.R. 78 - SEC Regulatory Accountability Act (Subject to a Rule) (Rep. Wagner / Financial Services) // The Rule provides for one hour of general debate and makes in order the following amendments: Waters Amendment (10 minutes); Velazquez Amendment (10 minutes); Al Green (TX) Amendment (10 minutes); DeSaulnier Amendment (10 minutes); Raskin Amendment (10 minutes); Special Orders

January 12, 2017

9:30 a.m. - Mattis Nomination: Senate Armed Services Committee

January 11, 2017

12:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of S.Con.Res. 3, Setting forth the congressional budget for the United States Government for fiscal year 2017 and setting forth the appropriate budgetary levels for fiscal years 2018 through 2026.

January 11, 2017

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at 10:00 a.m. for morning hour and noon for legislative business. One Minutes // H.R. 5 - Regulatory Accountability Act of 2017 (Structured Rule) (Rep. Goodlatte / Judiciary) // The Rule provides for one hour of general debate and makes in order the following amendments: Goodlatte Amendment (10 minutes); Chaffetz Amendment (10 minutes); Chabot Amendment (10 minutes); Velazquez Amendment (10 minutes); Peterson / Goodlatte / Chaffetz Amendment (10 minutes); Graves (LA) / Cuellar / Babin Amendment (10 minutes); Young (IA) Amendment (10 minutes); Castor Amendment (10 minutes); Cicilline Amendment (10 minutes); Johnson (GA) Amendment (10 minutes); Ruiz Amendment (10 minutes); Scott Amendment (10 minutes); Tonko Amendment (10 minutes); Grijalva Amendment (10 minutes); Nadler Amendment (10 minutes); Posey Amendment (10 minutes) // Postponed Suspension Vote: H.R. 39 - TALENT Act of 2017 (Rep. McCarthy / Oversight and Government Reform) // Special Orders

January 11, 2017

9:30 a.m. - Sessions Nomination, Day Two: Senate Judiciary Committee

January 11, 2017

9:00 a.m. - Tillerson Nomination: Senate Foreign Relations Committee

January 10, 2017

3:30 p.m. - Kelly Nomination: Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee

January 10, 2017

2:30 p.m. - Schumer On-Camera: Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer (D-NY) and party leaders speak with reporters.

January 10, 2017

2:15 p.m. - McConnell On-Camera: Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) and party leaders speak with reporters.

January 10, 2017

12:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of S.Con.Res. 3, Setting forth the congressional budget for the United States Government for fiscal year 2017 and setting forth the appropriate budgetary levels for fiscal years 2018 through 2026.

January 10, 2017

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at 10:00 a.m. for morning hour and noon for legislative business. One Minutes // H.R. 79 - HALOS Act (Structured Rule) (Rep. Chabot / Financial Service) // The Rule provides for one hour of general debate and makes in order the following amendments: Velazquez Amendment (10 minutes) // Waters Amendment (10 minutes) // Suspensions (8): H.R. 306 - Energy Efficient Government Technology Act (Rep. Eshoo / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 288 - Small Business Broadband Deployment Act (Rep. Walden / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 321 - Inspiring the Next Space Pioneers, Innovators, Researchers, and Explorers (INSPIRE) Women Act (Rep. Comstock / Science, Space, and Technology) // H.R. 255 - Promoting Women in Entrepreneurship Act (Rep. Esty / Science, Space, and Technology) // H.R. 239 - Support for Rapid Innovation Act of 2017, as amended (Rep. Ratcliffe / Homeland Security) // H.R. 240 - Leveraging Emerging Technologies Act of 2017, as amended (Rep. Ratcliffe / Homeland Security) // H.R. 274 - Modernizing Government Travel Act (Rep. Moulton / Oversight and Government Reform) // H.R. 39 - TALENT Act of 2017 (Rep. McCarthy / Oversight and Government Reform) // Special Orders

January 10, 2017

9:30 a.m. - Sessions Nomination, Day One: Senate Judiciary Committee

January 9, 2017

Continued - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of S.Con.Res. 3, Setting forth the congressional budget for the United States Government for fiscal year 2017 and setting forth the appropriate budgetary levels for fiscal years 2018 through 2026.

January 9, 2017

12:00 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at noon for morning hour and 2:00 p.m. for legislative business, with votes postponed until 6:30 p.m. One Minutes // Suspensions (5): H.R. 309 - National Clinical Care Commission Act (Rep. Olson / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 315 - Improving Access to Maternity Care Act (Rep. Burgess / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 302 - Sports Medicine Licensure Clarity Act of 2017 (Rep. Guthrie / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 304 - Protecting Patient Access to Emergency Medications Act of 2017 (Rep. Hudson / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 353 - Weather Research and Forecasting Innovation Act of 2017 (Rep. Lucas / Science, Space, and Technology) // Special Orders

January 6, 2017

12:45 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate convenes and recesses, proceeding to the Hall of the House for a Joint Session of Congress to count the electoral ballots for the President and Vice-President of the United States.

January 6, 2017

12:00 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets for legislative business, recessing until 1:00 p.m. for a Joint Session of Congress to count the electoral ballots for the President and Vice-President of the United States.

January 6, 2017

10:45 a.m. - Pelosi On-Camera: House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) speaks with reporters.

January 5, 2017

11:30 a.m. - Ryan On-Camera: House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-WI) speaks with reporters.

January 5, 2017

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets for legislative business. One Minutes // Reading of the Constitution of the United States by Members of the House of Representatives (Rep. Goodlatte / Judiciary) // H.R. 26 - Regulations from the Executive in Need of Scrutiny Act of 2017 (as introduced) (Structured Rule) (Rep. Collins (GA) / Judiciary) // The Rule provides for one hour of general debate and makes in order the following amendments: Goodlatte Amendment (10 minutes); Messer Amendment (10 minutes); Grijalva Amendment (10 minutes); Castor / Pallone Amendment (10 minutes); Cicilline Amendment (10 minutes); Conyers Amendment (10 minutes); Jackson Lee Amendment (10 minutes); Johnson (GA) Amendment (10 minutes); Nadler Amendment (10 minutes); Pallone Amendment (10 minutes); Scott (VA) Amendment (10 minutes); King (IA) Amendment (10 minutes) / / H.Res. 11 - Objecting to United Nations Security Council Resolution 2334 as an obstacle to Israeli-Palestinian peace, and for other purposes (as introduced) (Closed Rule, One Hour of Debate) (Rep. Royce / Foreign Affairs) // Special Orders

January 5, 2017

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of S.Con.Res. 3, Setting forth the congressional budget for the United States Government for fiscal year 2017 and setting forth the appropriate budgetary levels for fiscal years 2018 through 2026.

January 4, 2017

2:30 p.m. - Schumer On-Camera: Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer (D-NY) and party leaders speak with reporters.

January 4, 2017

2:15 p.m. - McConnell On-Camera: Vice President-elect Mike Pence joins Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) in speaking with reporters.

January 4, 2017

12:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate convenes for legislative session, voting on the motion to proceed to S.Con.Res. 3, Setting forth the congressional budget for the United States Government for fiscal year 2017 and setting forth the appropriate budgetary levels for fiscal years 2018 through 2026.

January 4, 2017

10:30 a.m. - Pelosi, Schumer on PPACA: House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) and Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer (D-NY) discusses the Affordable Care Act after a meeting with President Obama.

January 4, 2017

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at 10:00 a.m. for morning hour and noon for legislative business. One Minutes // Suspensions (6): H.J.Res. 3 - Approving the location of a memorial to commemorate and honor the members of the Armed Forces who served on active duty in support of Operation Desert Storm or Operation Desert Shield (Rep. Roe / Natural Resources) // H.R. 71 - Taxpayers Right-To-Know Act (Rep. Walberg / Oversight and Government Reform) // H.R. 73 - Presidential Library Donation Reform Act of 2017 (Rep. Duncan (TN) / Oversight and Government Reform) // H.R. 70 - Federal Advisory Committee Act Amendments of 2017 (Rep. Clay / Oversight and Government Reform) // H.R. 72 - GAO Access and Oversight Act of 2017 (Rep. Carter (GA) / Oversight and Government Reform) // H.R. 69 - Thoroughly Investigating Retaliation Against Whistleblowers Act (Rep. Blum / Oversight and Government Reform) // H.R. 21 - Midnight Rules Relief Act of 2017 (as introduced) (Closed Rule, One Hour of Debate) (Rep. Issa / Judiciary) // Special Orders

January 3, 2017

12:00 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House convenes the First Session of the 115th Congress. Quorum Call // Election of the Speaker of the House // Swearing-in of Members and Delegates // H.Res. 5 - Adopting Rules for the One Hundred Fifteenth Congress (Subject to a Rule) (Rep. McCarthy) // Suspensions (2): H.R. 27 - Ensuring VA Employee Accountability Act (Rep. Costello / Veterans Affairs) // H.R. 28 - Biological Implant Tracking and Veteran Safety Act of 2017 (Rep. Roe / Veterans Affairs)

January 3, 2017

12:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate convenes the First Session of the 115th Congress.

January 3, 2017

11:55 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate meets in a pro forma session to adjourn the 114th Congress sine die.

January 3, 2017

11:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets for legislative business to adjourn the 114th Congress sine die.

2016

December 30, 2016

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets in a pro forma session.

December 30, 2016

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate meets in a pro forma session.

December 27, 2016

4:30 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate meets in a pro forma session.

December 27, 2016

2:00 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets in a pro forma session.

December 23, 2016

11:30 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate meets in a pro forma session.

December 23, 2016

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets in a pro forma session.

December 20, 2016

4:00 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets in a pro forma session.

December 20, 2016

9:30 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate meets in a pro forma session.

December 16, 2016

2:00 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets in a pro forma session.

December 16, 2016

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate meets in a pro forma session.

December 13, 2016

2:30 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets in a pro forma session.

December 13, 2016

8:30 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate meets in a pro forma session.

December 12, 2016

3:00 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets in a pro forma session.

December 12, 2016

10:00 a.m. - McConnell On-Camera: Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) speaks with reporters.

December 9, 2016

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of the message to accompany H.R. 2028, Further Continuing and Security Assistance Appropriations Act, conducting a roll call vote on the motion to invoke cloture on the bill. Upon disposition of the bill, the Senate resumes consideration of the motion to concur in the House amendment to S. 612 - Water Infrastructure Improvements for the Nation Act.

December 8, 2016

12:45 p.m. - Pelosi On-Camera: House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) speaks with reporters.

December 8, 2016

12:00 p.m. - Ryan On-Camera: House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-WI) speaks with reporters.

December 8, 2016

9:30 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of the Conference Report to accompany S.2943, National Defense Authorization Act, post-cloture.

December 8, 2016

9:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets for legislative business. One Minutes // S. 612 - Water Infrastructure Improvements for the Nation Act, Rules Committee Print (Closed Rule, One Hour of Debate) (Sen. Thune / Transportation and Infrastructure / Energy and Commerce / Natural Resources) // Concurring in the Senate Amendment to H.R. 2028 - Further Continuing and Security Assistance Appropriations Act, 2017, Rules Committee Print (One Hour of Debate) (Rep. Rogers (KY) / Appropriations) // Postponed Suspension Vote: H.R. 4919 - Kevin and Avonte's Law of 2016, as amended (Rep. Smith (NJ) / Judiciary) // Special Orders

December 7, 2016

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at 10:00 a.m. for morning hour and noon for legislative business. One Minutes // Suspensions (14): H.R. 329 - Indian Employment, Training and Related Services Consolidation Act of 2016, as amended (Rep. Young (AK) / Natural Resources) // H.R. 6400 - To revise the boundaries of certain John H. Chafee Coastal Barrier Resources System units in New Jersey (Rep. Pallone / Natural Resources) // H.R. 3711 - Chicano Park Preservation Act (Rep. Vargas / Natural Resources) // H.R. 6435 - To authorize the Directors of Veterans Integrated Service Networks of the Department of Veterans Affairs to enter into contracts with appropriate civilian accreditation entities or appropriate health care evaluation entities to investigate medical centers of the Department of Veterans Affairs (Rep. Mullin / Veterans Affairs) // H.R. 5099 - CHIP IN for Vets Act of 2016, as amended (Rep. Ashford / Veterans Affairs) // H.R. 6076 - TREAT Astronauts Act, as amended (Rep. Babin / Science, Space, and Technology) // H.R. 5790 - Federal Bureau of Investigation Whistleblower Protection Enhancement Act of 2016, as amended (Rep. Chaffetz / Oversight and Government Reform) // House Amendment to S. 2971 - National Urban Search and Rescue Response System Act of 2016, as amended (Sen. Portman / Transportation and Infrastructure) // S. 2846 - Small Business Innovation Protection Act of 2016 (Sen. Peters / Small Business) // H.R. 4298 - Vietnam Helicopter Crew Memorial Act (Rep. Amodei / Armed Services) // H.R. 6130 - Holocaust Expropriated Art Recovery Act of 2016 (Rep. Goodlatte / Judiciary) // H.R. 4919 - Kevin and Avonte's Law of 2016, as amended (Rep. Smith (NJ) / Judiciary) // H.R. 6431 - Promoting Travel, Commerce, and National Security Act of 2016 (Rep. Kuster / Judiciary) // S. 2854 - Emmett Till Unsolved Civil Rights Crimes Reauthorization Act of 2016, as amended (Sen. Burr / Judiciary) // Postponed Suspension Votes (2): H.R. 1219 - Arbuckle Project Maintenance Complex and District Office Conveyance Act of 2016 (Rep. Cole / Natural Resources) // S. 3028 - Daniel J. Evans Olympic National Park Wilderness Act (Sen. Cantwell / Natural Resources) // H.R. 5143 - Transparent Insurance Standards Act of 2016, Rules Committee Print (Structured Rule) (Rep. Luetkemeyer / Financial Services) // The Rule provides for one hour of general debate and makes in order the following amendment: DeSantis Amendment (10 minutes) // Special Orders

December 7, 2016

9:30 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of the message to accompany H.R.34, 21st Century Cures Act, post-cloture, voting on passage of the bill, then voting on the motion to invoke cloture on the Conference Report to accompany S.2943, National Defense Authorization Act, then entertaining tributes to the President of the Senate.

December 6, 2016

2:30 p.m. - Reid On-Camera: Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid (D-NV) and party leaders speak with reporters.

December 6, 2016

2:15 p.m. - McConnell On-Camera: Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) and party leaders speak with reporters.

December 6, 2016

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at 10:00 a.m. for morning hour and noon for legislative business. One Minutes // Suspensions (21): H.R. 756 - Streamlining Energy Efficiency for Schools Act of 2015 (Rep. Cartwright / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 6375 - Power And Security Systems (PASS) Act (Rep. Pompeo / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 3381 - Childhood Cancer STAR Act, as amended (Rep. McCaul / Energy and Commerce) // S. 2873 - Expanding Capacity for Health Outcomes Act (Sen. Hatch / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 6394 - Improving Broadband Access for Veterans Act of 2016 (Rep. McNerney / Energy and Commerce) // H.Res. 939 - Expressing the sense of the House of Representatives that all students should have access to the digital tools necessary to further their education and compete in the 21st century economy (Rep. Welch / Energy and Commerce) // H.Res. 932 - Expressing the sense of the House of Representatives with respect to third-party charges on consumer telephone bills (Rep. Schakowsky / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 4680 - National Park Service Centennial Act, as amended (Rep. Bishop (UT) / Natural Resources) // H.R. 1219 - Arbuckle Project Maintenance Complex and District Office Conveyance Act of 2016 (Rep. Cole / Natural Resources) // H.R. 6401 - Northern Mariana Islands Economic Expansion Act (Rep. Sablan / Natural Resources) // S. 817 - To provide for the addition of certain real property to the reservation of the Siletz Tribe in the State of Oregon (Sen. Wyden / Natural Resources) // S. 818 - To amend the Grand Ronde Reservation Act to make technical corrections, and for other purposes (Sen. Wyden / Natural Resources) // S. 3028 - Daniel J. Evans Olympic National Park Wilderness Act (Sen. Cantwell / Natural Resources) // H.R. 875 - Cross-Border Trade Enhancement Act of 2016, as amended (Rep. Cuellar / Ways and Means) // H.R. 6416 - Jeff Miller and Richard Blumenthal Veterans Health Care and Benefits Improvement Act of 2016 (Rep. Roe / Veterans Affairs) // H.R. 5399 - Ethical Patient Care for Veterans Act of 2016 (Rep. Roe / Veterans Affairs) // H.R. 4150 - Department of Veterans Affairs Emergency Medical Staffing Recruitment and Retention Act, as amended (Rep. Ruiz / Veterans Affairs) // H.R. 4352 - Faster Care for Veterans Act of 2016 (Rep. Moulton / Veterans Affairs) // H.R. 5428 - Military Residency Choice Act (Rep. Forbes / Veterans Affairs) // S. 3492 - To designate the Department of Veterans Affairs community-based outpatient clinic in Traverse City, Michigan, as the "Colonel Demas T. Craw VA Clinic" (Sen. Peters / Veterans Affairs) // S. 3076 - Charles Duncan Buried with Honor Act of 2016 (Sen. Cotton / Veterans Affairs) // Special Orders

December 6, 2016

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of the message to accompany H.R.34, 21st Century Cures Act, post-cloture, recessing from 12:30 p.m. until 2:15 p.m. for weekly caucus meetings.

December 5, 2016

3:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of the message to accompany H.R.34, 21st Century Cures Act, conducting a roll call vote on the motion to invoke cloture on the motion to concur in the House amendment with an amendment, if invoked, proceeding to up to 30 hours of debate prior to a vote on the motion to concur.

December 5, 2016

12:00 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at noon morning hour and 2:00 p.m. for legislative business, with votes postponed until 6:30 p.m. One Minutes // Suspensions (6): H.R. 2726 - Apollo 11 50th Anniversary Commemorative Coin Act, as amended (Rep. Posey / Financial Services) // H.R. 6427 - Creating Financial Prosperity for Businesses and Investors Act (Rep. Garrett / Financial Services) // S. 795 - To enhance whistleblower protection for contractor and grantee employees (Sen. McCaskill / Oversight and Government Reform) // H.R. 5015 - Combat-Injured Veterans Tax Fairness Act of 2016, as amended (Rep. Rouzer / Ways and Means) // S. 3395 - Prescribed Burn Approval Act of 2016 (Sen. Thune / Agriculture) // House Amendment to S. 1635 - Department of State Authorities Act, Fiscal Year 2017, as amended (Sen. Corker / Foreign Affairs) // Special Orders

December 2, 2016

12:30 p.m. - Pelosi On-Camera: House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) speaks with reporters.

December 2, 2016

9:00 a.m. - DC Metro Review: House Oversight and Government Reform Committee, Transportation and Public Assets Subcommittee

December 2, 2016

9:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets for legislative business. One Minutes // Conference Report to Accompany S. 2943 - National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2017 (One Hour of Debate) (Sen. McCain / Armed Services) // Special Orders

December 1, 2016

11:45 a.m. - Ryan On-Camera: House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-WI) speaks with reporters.

December 1, 2016

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at 10:00 a.m. for morning hour and noon for legislative business. One Minutes // H.Res. 937 - Providing for consideration of the conference report to accompany the bill (S. 2943) to authorize appropriations for fiscal year 2017 for military activities of the Department of Defense, for military construction, and for defense activities of the Department of Energy, to prescribe military personnel strengths for such fiscal year, and for other purposes (Rep. Byrne / Rules) // H.R. 6392 - Systemic Risk Designation Improvement Act of 2016 (Structured Rule) (Rep. Luetkemeyer / Financial Services) // The Rule provides for one hour of debate and makes in order the following amendment: Davidson / Luetkemeyer Amendment (10 minutes) // H.Res. 933 - Providing amounts for further expenses of the Committee on Energy and Commerce in the One Hundred Fourteenth Congress (Privileged Rule) (Rep. Miller (MI) / House Administration) // Special Orders

December 1, 2016

9:30 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate convenes and proceeds to a period of morning business, thereafter proceeding to consideration of H.R. 6297, Iran Sanctions Extension Act, voting on passage of the bill.

November 30, 2016

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at 10:00 a.m. for morning hour and noon for legislative business. One Minutes // House Amendment to Senate Amendment to H.R. 34 - 21st Century Cures Act, Rules Committee Print (Closed Rule, One Hour and Twenty Minutes of Debate) (Rep. Upton / Energy and Commerce / Ways and Means) //  Suspensions (13): H.R. 6302 - Overtime Pay for Secret Service Agents Act of 2016 (Rep. Chaffetz / Oversight and Government Reform) // H.R. 6303 - To designate facilities of the United States Postal Service, to establish new ZIP Codes, and for other purposes (Rep. Chaffetz / Oversight and Government Reform) // H.R. 5384 - Federal Register Printing Savings Act of 2016 (Rep. Russell / Oversight and Government Reform) // H.R. 6009 - Federal Agency Mail Management Act of 2016 (Rep. Russell / Oversight and Government Reform) // H.R. 6186 - Follow the Rules Act (Rep. Duffy / Oversight and Government Reform) // H.R. 6304 - To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 501 North Main Street in Florence, Arizona, as the "Adolfo 'Harpo' Celaya Post Office" (Rep. Gosar / Oversight and Government Reform) // H.R. 5948 - To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 830 Kuhn Drive in Chula Vista, California, as the "Jonathan 'J.D.' De Guzman Post Office Building" (Rep. Davis (CA) / Oversight and Government Reform) // H.R. 6138 - To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 560 East Pleasant Valley Road, Port Hueneme, California, as the U.S. Naval Construction Battalion "Seabees" Fallen Heroes Post Office Building (Rep. Brownley / Oversight and Government Reform) // H.R. 6282 - To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 2024 Jerome Avenue, in Bronx, New York, as the "Dr. Roscoe C. Brown, Jr. Post Office Building" (Rep. Serrano / Oversight and Government Reform) // H.R. 2992 - Merchant Marine of World War II Congressional Gold Medal Act (Rep. Brooks (IN) / Financial Services) // S. 1555 - Filipino Veterans of World War II Congressional Gold Medal Act of 2015 (Sen. Hirono / Financial Services) // S. 2234 - Office of Strategic Services Congressional Gold Medal Act (Sen. Blunt / Financial Services) // H.R. 6393 - Intelligence Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2017 (Rep. Nunes / Intelligence) // Special Orders

November 30, 2016

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate convenes and proceeds to a period of morning business.

November 29, 2016

2:30 p.m. - Reid On-Camera: Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid (D-NV) and party leaders speak with reporters.

November 29, 2016

2:15 p.m. - McConnell On-Camera: Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) and party leaders speak with reporters.

November 29, 2016

12:00 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at 12:00 p.m. for morning hour and 2:00 p.m. for legislative business, with votes postponed until 6:30 p.m. One Minutes //Suspensions (16): H.R. 5458 - Veterans TRICARE Choice Act of 2016 (Rep. Stewart / Ways and Means) // H.R. 6135 - To designate the Federal building and United States courthouse located at 719 Church Street in Nashville, Tennessee, as the "Fred D. Thompson Federal Building and United States Courthouse" (Rep. Blackburn / Transportation and Infrastructure) // House Amendment to S. 546 - RESPONSE Act of 2016 (Sen. Heitkamp / Transportation and Infrastructure) // House Amendment to S. 2577 - Justice for All Reauthorization Act of 2016 (Sen. Cornyn / Judiciary) // H.R. 5422 - To ensure funding for the National Human Trafficking Hotline, and for other purposes. (Rep. Poe / Judiciary) // H.R. 5877 - United States-Israel Advanced Research Partnership Act of 2016, as amended (Rep. Ratcliffe / Homeland Security) // H.R. 5843 - United States-Israel Cybersecurity Cooperation Enhancement Act of 2016, as amended (Rep. Langevin / Homeland Security) // H.R. 4757 - To amend title 38, United States Code, to expand the eligibility for headstones, markers, and medallions furnished by the Secretary of Veterans Affairs for deceased individuals who were awarded the Medal of Honor and are buried in private cemeteries, as amended (Rep. Miller (FL) / Veterans Affairs) // H.R. 5399 - Ethical Patient Care for Veterans Act of 2016 (Rep. Roe / Veterans Affairs) // H.R. 5047 - Protecting Veterans’ Educational Choice Act of 2016 (Rep. Hice / Veterans Affairs) // H.R. 5166 - WINGMAN Act, as amended (Rep. Yoho / Veterans Affairs) // H.R. 3286 - HIRE Vets Act, as amended (Rep. Cook / Veterans Affairs) // H.R. 5600 - No Hero Left Untreated Act, as amended (Rep. Knight / Veterans Affairs) // H.R. 6323 - To name the Department of Veterans Affairs health care system in Long Beach, California, the "Tibor Rubin VA Medical Center" (Rep. Lowenthal / Veterans Affairs) // H.Con.Res. 165 - Expressing the sense of Congress and reaffirming longstanding United States policy in support of a direct bilaterally negotiated settlement of the Israeli-Palestinian conflict and opposition to United Nations Security Council resolutions imposing a solution to the conflict (Rep. Royce / Foreign Affairs) // H.Con.Res. 40 - Encouraging reunions of divided Korean American families (Rep. Rangel / Foreign Affairs) // Special Orders

November 29, 2016

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate convenes and proceeds to a period of morning business, thereafter resumes consideration of S.2873 - Expanding Capacity for Health Outcomes Act, agreeing to the Alexander substitute amendment, followed by debate and a vote on passage of the bill, as amended, recessing from 12:30 p.m. until 2:15 p.m. to allow for the weekly caucus meetings.

November 28, 2016

3:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate convenes and proceeds to a period of morning business.

November 25, 2016

11:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate meets in a pro forma session.

November 25, 2016

9:30 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets in a pro forma session.

November 22, 2016

2:30 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets in a pro forma session.

November 22, 2016

11:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate meets in a pro forma session.

November 18, 2016

3:00 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets in a pro forma session.

November 18, 2016

9:30 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate meets in a pro forma session.

November 17, 2016

11:30 a.m. - Ryan On-Camera: House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-WI) speaks with reporters.

November 17, 2016

10:45 a.m. - Pelosi On-Camera: House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) speaks with reporters.

November 17, 2016

9:30 a.m. - Defense Dept Intelligence: House Select Committee on Intelligence

November 17, 2016

9:30 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of the motion to invoke cloture on the motion to proceed to S.3110 - American Energy and Conservation Act of 2016, conducting a roll call vote on the motion.

November 17, 2016

9:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets for legislative business. One Minutes // Complete Consideration of H.R. 5711 - To prohibit the Secretary of the Treasury from authorizing certain transactions by a U.S. financial institution in connection with the export or re-export of a commercial passenger aircraft to the Islamic Republic of Iran, Rules Committee Print (Structured Rule) (Rep. Huizenga / Financial Services) // H.R. 5982 - Midnight Rules Relief Act of 2016 (Structured Rule) (Rep. Issa / Judiciary) // The Rule provides for one hour of general debate and makes in order the following amendments: Johnson (GA) Amendment (10 minutes); Jackson Lee Amendment (10 minutes); Connolly Amendment #1 (10 minutes); Connolly Amendment #2 (10 minutes) // Special Orders

November 16, 2016

2:30 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate convenes and proceeds to consideration of the motion to invoke cloture on the motion to proceed to S.3110 - American Energy and Conservation Act of 2016.

November 16, 2016

2:30 p.m. - McConnell On-Camera: Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) and party leaders speak with reporters.

November 16, 2016

2:15 p.m. - Reid On-Camera: Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid (D-NV) and party leaders speak with reporters.

November 16, 2016

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at 10:00 a.m. for morning hour and noon for legislative business. One Minutes // H.R. 5711 - To prohibit the Secretary of the Treasury from authorizing certain transactions by a U.S. financial institution in connection with the export or re-export of a commercial passenger aircraft to the Islamic Republic of Iran, Rules Committee Print (Structured Rule) (Rep. Huizenga / Financial Services) // The Rule provides for one hour of general debate and makes in order the following amendment: Huizenga Amendment (10 minutes) // Special Orders

November 15, 2016

4:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate convenes and proceeds to a period of morning business, thereafter resuming consideration of H.R. 4511 - Gold Star Families Voices Act, conducting a roll call vote on passage of the bill.

November 15, 2016

12:00 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets for legislative business. One Minutes // Suspensions (4): H.Res. 780 - Urging respect for the constitution of the Democratic Republic of the Congo in the democratic transition of power in 2016, as amended (Rep. Smith (NJ) / Foreign Affairs) // H.R. 5732 - Caesar Syria Civilian Protection Act of 2016, as amended (Rep. Engel / Foreign Affairs) // H.R. 5332 - Women, Peace, and Security Act of 2016, as amended (Rep. Noem / Foreign Affairs) // H.R. 6297 - Iran Sanctions Extension Act (Rep. Royce / Foreign Affairs) // Special Orders

November 14, 2016

5:30 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate meets in a pro forma session.

November 14, 2016

2:00 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets for legislative business, with votes postponed until 6:30 p.m. One Minutes // Suspensions (8): H.R. 1192 - National Clinical Care Commission Act (Rep. Olson / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 1209 - Improving Access to Maternity Care Act (Rep. Burgess / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 2713 - Title VIII Nursing Workforce Reauthorization Act of 2016 (Rep. Capps / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 4365 - Protecting Patient Access to Emergency Medications Act of 2016, as amended (Rep. Hudson / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 985 - Concrete Masonry Products Research, Education, and Promotion Act of 2015, as amended (Rep. Guthrie / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 4665 - Outdoor Recreation Jobs and Economic Impact Act of 2016, as amended (Rep. Beyer / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 2566 - Improving Rural Call Quality and Reliability Act of 2016 (Rep. Young (IA) / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 2669 - Anti-Spoofing Act of 2016 (Rep. Meng / Energy and Commerce) // Special Orders

November 10, 2016

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate meets in a pro forma session.

November 9, 2016

2:00 p.m. - McConnell On-Camera: Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) speaks with reporters after the 2016 election.

November 7, 2016

10:30 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate meets in a pro forma session.

November 3, 2016

2:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate meets in a pro forma session.

October 31, 2016

4:30 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate meets in a pro forma session.

October 27, 2016

10:30 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate meets in a pro forma session.

October 24, 2016

10:30 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate meets in a pro forma session.

October 20, 2016

3:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate meets in a pro forma session.

October 19, 2016

9:00 p.m. - Third Presidential Debate: Fox News Sunday Anchor Chris Wallace moderates a 90 minute debate between presidential candidates Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas in Las Vegas, Nevada.

October 19, 2016

11:30 a.m. - Pelosi On-Camera: House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) speaks with reporters.

October 17, 2016

11:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate meets in a pro forma session.

October 13, 2016

2:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate meets in a pro forma session.

October 11, 2016

9:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate meets in a pro forma session.

October 9, 2016

9:00 p.m. - Second Presidential Debate: ABC Chief Global Affairs Correspondent Martha Raddatz and CNN Anchor Anderson Cooper moderate a 90 minute town hall discussion featuring questions from the public put to presidential candidates Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump.

October 7, 2016

2:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate meets in a pro forma session.

October 6, 2016

10:30 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate meets in a pro forma session.

October 4, 2016

9:00 p.m. - Vice Presidential Debate: CBS News correspondent Elaine Quijano moderates a 90 minute discussion with 2016 vice presidential candidates Senator Tim Kaine (D-VA) and Governor Mike Pence (R-IN) at Longwood University.

October 3, 2016

10:30 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate meets in a pro forma session.

September 29, 2016

11:00 a.m. - McConnell On-Camera: Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) speaks with reporters.

September 29, 2016

10:30 a.m. - Reid, Schumer On-Camera: Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid (D-NV) and Senator Chuck Schumer (D-NY) speak with reporters.

September 29, 2016

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate convenes and proceeds to a period of morning business.

September 28, 2016

2:00 p.m. - Election Cybersecurity: House Oversight and Government Reform Committee, Information Technology Subcommittee

September 28, 2016

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at 10:00 a.m. for morning hour and noon for legislative business. One Minutes // Suspension: S. 3283 - To designate the community-based outpatient clinic of the Department of Veterans Affairs in Pueblo, Colorado, as the "PFC James Dunn VA Clinic" (Sen. Gardner / Veterans Affairs) // Veto Message to Accompany S. 2040 - Justice Against Sponsors of Terrorism Act (Sen. Cornyn / Judiciary) // H.R. 6094 - Regulatory Relief for Small Businesses, Schools, and Nonprofits Act (Closed Rule, One Hour of Debate) (Rep. Walberg / Education and the Workforce) // Complete Consideration of H.R. 5303 - Water Resources Development Act of 2016, Rules Committee Print (Structured Rule) (Rep. Shuster / Transportation and Infrastructure) // Postponed Amendment Vote: Graves (LA) Amendment // The Rule provides for no further general debate and makes in order the following amendments: Byrne Amendment (10 minutes); Crawford Amendment (10 minutes); Culberson / Al Green Amendment (10 minutes); Farenthold Amendment (10 minutes); Sam Johnson / Sessions / Ratcliffe / Eddie Bernice Johnson Amendment (10 minutes); Ribble / Nolan / Esty Amendment (10 minutes); Rogers Amendment (10 minutes); Rouzer Amendment (10 minutes); Meng / Stefanik Amendment (10 minutes); Moore Amendment (10 minutes); Peters Amendment (10 minutes); Quigley Amendment (10 minutes); Vela / Farenthold Amendment (10 minutes); Huizenga Amendment (10 minutes); Joyce Amendment (10 minutes); Bridenstine / Russell Amendment (10 minutes); Courtney Amendment (10 minutes); Newhouse / Heck (WA) / Kilmer / Walden Amendment (10 minutes); Kildee / Moolenaar Amendment (10 minutes) // Senate Amendment to H.R. 5325 - Continuing Appropriations and Military Construction, Veterans Affairs, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2017, and Zika Response and Preparedness Act (Closed Rule, One Hour of Debate) (Rep. Rogers (KY) / Appropriations) // Special Orders

September 28, 2016

9:30 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of H.R. 5325 - Legislative Branch Appropriations Act, 2017 (legislative vehicle for December 9 continuing resolution), then resuming consideration of the veto message on S. 2040 - Justice Against Sponsors of Terrorism Act, voting on passage of the bill, the objections of the President to the contrary notwithstanding.

September 28, 2016

9:00 a.m. - FBI Oversight: House Judiciary Committee

September 27, 2016

2:30 p.m. - Reid On-Camera: Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid (D-NV) and party leaders speak with reporters.

September 27, 2016

2:15 p.m. - McConnell On-Camera: Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) and party leaders speak with reporters.

September 27, 2016

10:00 a.m. - Domestic Threats: Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee

September 27, 2016

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at 10:00 a.m. for morning hour and noon for legislative business. One Minutes // Suspensions (3): S. 1698 - Treatment of Certain Payments in Eugenics Compensation Act (Sen. Tillis / Oversight and Government Reform) // H.R. 5065 - Bottles and Breast­feed­ing Equipment Screening Act, as amended (Rep. Herrera Beutler / Homeland Security) // H.R. 5391 - Gains in Global Nuclear Detection Architecture Act, as amended (Rep. Richmond / Homeland Security) // Begin Consideration of H.R. 5303 - Water Resources Development Act of 2016, Rules Committee Print (Structured Rule) (Rep. Shuster / Transportation and Infrastructure) // The Rule provides for one hour of general debate and makes in order the following amendments: Shuster Amendment (10 minutes); Lawrence Amendment (10 minutes); Babin Amendment #1 (10 minutes); Babin Amendment #2 (10 minutes); Black Amendment (10 minutes); Blum / Loebsack / Young (IA) Amendment (10 minutes); Bost Amendment (10 minutes); Crawford Amendment (10 minutes); Dold Amendment (10 minutes); Graves (LA) Amendment #1 (10 minutes); Graves (LA) Amendment #2 (10 minutes); Graves (LA) Amendment #3 (10 minutes); Long Amendment (10 minutes); McKinley Amendment (10 minutes); Mica Amendment (10 minutes); Mullin Amendment (10 minutes); Rouzer Amendment (10 minutes); Thornberry Amendment (10 minutes); Weber Amendment (10 minutes); Young (IA) Amendment (10 minutes); Esty Amendment (10 minutes); Esty / LoBiondo / Zeldin Amendment (10 minutes); Frankel / Curbelo Amendment (10 minutes); Al Green / Gene Green / Culberson Amendment (10 minutes); Herrera-Beutler Amendment (10 minutes) // Special Orders

September 27, 2016

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of H.R. 5325 - Legislative Branch Appropriations Act, 2017 (legislative vehicle for December 9 continuing resolution), recessing from 12:30 p.m. until 2:15 p.m. for weekly caucus meetings, voting on the motion to invoke cloture on the substitute amendment (CR).

September 26, 2016

9:00 p.m. - First Presidential Debate: NBC's Lester Holt moderates a 90 minute discussion with 2016 presidential candidates Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump at Hofstra University.

September 26, 2016

3:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of H.R. 5325 - Legislative Branch Appropriations Act, 2017 (legislative vehicle for December 9 continuing resolution).

September 26, 2016

12:00 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets for morning hour and legislative business, with votes postponed until 6:30 p.m. One Minutes // Suspensions (16): H.R. 1877 - Mental Health First Aid Act of 2016, as amended (Rep. Jenkins (KS) / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 3537 - Dangerous Synthetic Drug Control Act of 2016 (Rep. Dent / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 5883 - Clarification of Treatment of Electronic Sales of Livestock Act of 2016, as amended (Rep. Rouzer / Agriculture) // H.R. 845 - National Forest Trails Stewardship Act, as amended (Rep. Lummis / Agriculture) // H.R. 5943 - Transit Security Grant Program Flexibility Act, as amended (Rep. Donovan / Homeland Security) // H.R. 5460 - First Responder Access to Innovative Technologies Act, as amended (Rep. Payne / Homeland Security) // H.R. 5459 - Cyber Preparedness Act of 2016, as amended (Rep. Donovan / Homeland Security) // H.R. 5346 - Securing our Agriculture and Food Act, as amended (Rep. Young (IA) / Homeland Security) // H.R. 3779 - To restrict the inclusion of social security account numbers on documents sent by mail by the Federal Government, and for other purposes (Rep. Valadao / Oversight and Government Reform) // House Amendment to S. 2754 - To designate the Federal building and United States courthouse located at 300 Fannin Street in Shreveport, Louisiana, as the “Tom Stagg Federal Building and United States Courthouse”, as amended (Sen. Cassidy / Transportation and Infrastructure) // H.R. 5873 - To designate the Federal building and United States courthouse located at 511 East San Antonio Avenue in El Paso, Texas, as the "R.E. Thomason Federal Building and United States Courthouse" (Rep. O'Rourke / Transportation and Infrastructure) // H.R. 5978 - Coast Guard and Maritime Transportation Amendments Act of 2016, as amended (Rep. Hunter / Transportation and Infrastructure) // H.R. 5162 - Vet Connect Act of 2016 (Rep. O'Rourke / Veterans Affairs) // H.R. 5392 - No Veterans Crisis Line Call Should Go Unanswered Act (Rep. Young (IA) / Veterans Affairs) // H.R. 5509 - To name the Department of Veterans Affairs temporary lodging facility in Indianapolis, Indiana, as the "Dr. Otis Bowen Veteran House" (Rep. Brooks (IN) / Veterans Affairs) // H.R. 3216 - VET Act (Rep. Newhouse / Veterans Affairs) // Special Orders

September 22, 2016

11:30 a.m. - Ryan On-Camera: House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-WI) speaks with reporters.

September 22, 2016

10:45 a.m. - Pelosi On-Camera: House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) speaks with reporters.

September 22, 2016

10:00 a.m. - Pagliano Contempt Resolution: House Oversight and Government Reform Committee

September 22, 2016

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at 10:00 a.m. for morning hour and noon for legislative business. One Minutes // H.R. 5719 - Empowering Employees through Stock Ownership Act (Closed Rule, One Hour of Debate) (Rep. Paulsen / Ways and Means) // Suspensions (3): H.R. 6004 - MGT Act, as amended (Rep. Hurd / Oversight and Government Reform) // H.R. 1296 - To amend the San Luis Rey Indian Water Rights Settlement Act to clarify certain settlement terms, and for other purposes, as amended (Rep. Hunter / Natural Resources) // H.R. 4564 - Robert Emmet Park Act of 2016 (Rep. Crowley / Natural Resources) // H.R. 5931 - Prohibiting Future Ransom Payments to Iran Act (Structured Rule) (Rep. Royce // Foreign Affairs) // The Rule provides for one hour of general debate and makes in order the following amendments: Engel Amendment (10 minutes); Royce Amendment (10 minutes); Pompeo Amendment (10 minutes); Pompeo Amendment (10 minutes); Duffy Amendment (10 minutes) // Postponed Suspension Votes // Special Orders

September 22, 2016

9:30 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of the motion to proceed to H.R. 5325 - Legislative Branch Appropriations Act, 2017 (legislative vehicle for December 9 continuing resolution), post-cloture, considering the substitute amendment.

September 22, 2016

9:30 a.m. - Defense Dept Update: Senate Armed Services Committee

September 21, 2016

2:00 p.m. - EpiPen Pricing: House Oversight and Government Reform Committee

September 21, 2016

10:00 a.m. - Koskinen Impeachment Referral: House Judiciary Committee

September 21, 2016

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at 10:00 a.m. for morning hour and noon for legislative business. One Minutes // H.R. 5461 - Iranian Leadership Asset Transparency Act (Structured Rule) (Rep. Poliquin / Financial Services) // The Rule provides for one hour of general debate and makes in order the following amendments: Poliquin Amendment (10 minutes); Young (IN) Amendment (10 minutes); Lance Amendment (10 minutes) // H.R. 3438 - REVIEW Act of 2016 (Structured Rule) (Rep. Marino / Judiciary) // The Rule provides for one hour of general debate and makes in order the following amendments: Cicilline Amendment (10 minutes); DelBene Amendment (10 minutes) // Suspensions (6): H.R. 2315 - Mobile Workforce State Income Tax Simplification Act of 2015 (Rep. Bishop (MI) / Judiciary) // H.Con.Res. 122 - PROTECT Patrimony Resolution, as amended (Rep. Pearce / Judiciary) // H.R. 4712 - Strengthening the Department of Homeland Security Secure Mail Initiative Act, as amended (Rep. Speier / Judiciary) // H.R. 5064 - Improving Small Business Cyber Security Act of 2016, as amended (Rep. Hanna / Small Business) // H.R. 5094 - STAND for Ukraine Act, as amended (Rep. Engel / Foreign Affairs) // H.R. 3924 - Global Development Lab Act of 2016, as amended (Rep. Castro / Foreign Affairs) // Postponed Suspension Votes // Special Orders

September 21, 2016

9:30 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of the motion to proceed to H.R. 5325 - Legislative Branch Appropriations Act, 2017 (legislative vehicle for December 9 continuing resolution), post-cloture. The Senate considers a motion to discharge S.J.Res. 39, relating to the disapproval of the proposed foreign military sale to the Government of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, debating the resolution for up to three hours prior to a vote on the motion.

September 20, 2016

2:30 p.m. - Reid On-Camera: Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid (D-NV) and party leaders speak with reporters.

September 20, 2016

2:15 p.m. - McConnell On-Camera: Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) and party leaders speak with reporters.

September 20, 2016

12:00 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at noon for morning hour and legislative business, with votes postponed until 6:30 p.m. One Minutes // Suspensions (34): H.R. 670 - Special Needs Trust Fairness and Medicaid Improvement Act (Rep. Thompson (PA) / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 5963 - Supporting Youth Opportunity and Preventing Delinquency Act, as amended (Rep. Curbelo / Education and the Workforce) // H.R. 5785 - To amend title 5, United States Code, to provide for an annuity supplement for certain air traffic controllers (Rep. Russell / Oversight and Government Reform) // H.R. 5690 - GAO Access and Oversight Act of 2016 (Rep. Carter (GA) / Oversight and Government Reform) // H.R. 4419 - District of Columbia Judicial Financial Transparency Act (Del. Norton / Oversight and Government Reform) // H.R. 5037 - District of Columbia Courts and Public Defender Service Voluntary Separation Incentive Payments Act (Del. Norton / Oversight and Government Reform) // H.R. 5625 - Modernizing Government Travel Act (Rep. Moulton / Oversight and Government Reform) // House Amendment to S. 1550 - Program Management Improvement Accountability Act, as amended (Sen. Ernst / Oversight and Government Reform) // H.R. 5687 - GAO Mandates Revision Act of 2016 (Rep. Hice / Oversight and Government Reform) // H.R. 4887 - To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 23323 Shelby Road in Shelby, Indiana, as the "Richard Allen Cable Post Office" (Rep. Visclosky / Oversight and Government Reform) // H.R. 5150 - To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 3031 Veterans Road West in Staten Island, New York, as the "Leonard Montalto Post Office Building" (Rep. Donovan / Oversight and Government Reform) // H.R. 5309 - To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 401 McElroy Drive in Oxford, Mississippi, as the "Army First Lieutenant Donald C. Carwile Post Office Building" (Rep. Kelly (MS) / Oversight and Government Reform) // H.R. 5591 - To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 810 N US Highway 83 in Zapata, Texas, as the "Zapata Veterans Post Office" (Rep. Cuellar / Oversight and Government Reform) // H.R. 5612 - To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 2886 Sandy Plains Road in Marietta, Georgia, as the "Marine Lance Corporal Squire Skip Wells Post Office Building" (Rep. Price (GA) / Oversight and Government Reform) // H.R. 5676 - To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 6300 N. Northwest Highway in Chicago, Illinois, as the "Officer Joseph P. Cali Post Office Building" (Rep. Quigley / Oversight and Government Reform) // H.R. 5889 - To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 1 Chalan Kanoa VLG in Saipan, Northern Mariana Islands, as the "Segundo T. Sablan and CNMI Fallen Military Heroes Post Office Building" (Rep. Sablan / Oversight and Government Reform) // H.R. 5356 - To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 14231 TX–150 in Coldspring, Texas, as the "E. Marie Youngblood Post Office" (Rep. Brady (TX) / Oversight and Government Reform) // H.R. 5798 - To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 1101 Davis Street in Evanston, Illinois, as the "Abner J. Mikva Post Office Building" (Rep. Schakowsky / Oversight and Government Reform) // H.R. 5713 - Sustaining Healthcare Integrity and Fair Treatment Act of 2016, as amended (Rep. Tiberi / Ways and Means) // H.R. 3957 - Emergency Citrus Disease Response Act of 2016 (Rep. Buchanan / Ways and Means) // H.R. 5659 - ESRD Choice Act of 2016, as amended (Rep. Smith (MO) / Ways and Means) // H.R. 5613 - CAH Act of 2016, as amended (Rep. Jenkins / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 5320 - Social Security Must Avert Identity Loss (MAIL) Act of 2016 (Rep. Sam Johnson (TX) / Ways and Means) // H.R. 5946 - United States Appreciation for Olympians and Paralympians Act of 2016 (Rep. Dold / Ways and Means) // H.R. 2285 - Prevent Trafficking in Cultural Property Act (Rep. Keating / Ways and Means) // H.R. 5523 - Clyde-Hirsch-Sowers RESPECT Act (Rep. Roskam / Ways and Means) // H.R. 6007 - To amend title 49, United States Code, to include consideration of certain impacts on commercial space launch and reentry activities in a navigable airspace analysis, and for other purposes (Rep. McCarthy / Transportation and Infrastructure) // H.R. 5977 - To direct the Secretary of Transportation to provide to the appropriate committees of Congress advance notice of certain announcements, and for other purposes (Rep. Shuster / Transportation and Infrastructure) // H.R. 5944 - To amend title 49, United States Code, with respect to certain grant assurances, and for other purposes (Rep. Upton / Transportation and Infrastructure) // H.R. 5957 - Federal Aviation Administration Veteran Transition Improvement Act of 2016 (Rep. Larsen / Transportation and Infrastructure) // H.R. 6014 - To direct the Federal Aviation Administration to allow certain construction or alteration of structures by State departments of transportation without requiring an aeronautical study, and for other purposes, as amended (Rep. Nolan / Transportation and Infrastructure) // H.R. 5147 - BABIES Act (Rep. Cicilline / Transportation and Infrastructure) // H.R. 3937 - To designate the building utilized as a United States courthouse located at 150 Reade Circle in Greenville, North Carolina, as the "Judge Randy D. Doub United States Courthouse" (Rep. Butterfield / Transportation and Infrastructure) // H.R. 5859 - Community Counterterrorism Preparedness Act, as amended (Rep. McCaul / Homeland Security) // Special Orders

September 20, 2016

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of the motion to proceed to H.R. 5325 - Legislative Branch Appropriations Act, 2017 (legislative vehicle for December 9 continuing resolution), recessing from 12:30 p.m. until 2:15 p.m. for weekly caucus meetings, then voting on the motion to invoke cloture on the motion.

September 19, 2016

3:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of the motion to proceed to H.R. 5325 - Legislative Branch Appropriations Act, 2017 (legislative vehicle for December 9 continuing resolution), then conducting a roll call vote on passage of H.R. 5985 - Department of Veterans Affairs Expiring Authorities Act.

September 19, 2016

2:00 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets in a pro forma session.

September 15, 2016

11:30 a.m. - Ryan On-Camera: House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-WI) speaks with reporters.

September 15, 2016

10:45 a.m. - Pelosi On-Camera: House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) speaks with reporters.

September 15, 2016

9:30 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of S. 2848 - Water Resources Development Act of 2016, as amended, post-cloture, voting on passage of the bill.

September 15, 2016

9:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets for legislative business. One Minutes // H.R. 5351 - To prohibit the transfer of any individual detained at United States Naval Station, Guantanamo Bay, Cuba (Closed Rule, One Hour of Debate) (Rep. Walorski / Armed Services) // Possible Consideration of H. Res. 828 - Impeaching Internal Revenue Service Commissioner John Andrew Koskinen // Special Orders

September 14, 2016

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at 10:0 a.m. for morning hour and noon for legislative business. One Minutes // Complete Consideration of H.R. 5620 - VA Accountability First and Appeals Modernization Act of 2016 (Subject to a Rule) (Rep. Miller (FL) / Veterans Affairs) // The Rule provides for no more general debate and makes in order the following amendments: Lujan Amendment (10 minutes); Maloney Amendment (10 minutes); O'Rourke / Stefanik Amendment 10 minutes); O'Rourke Amendment #1 (10 minutes); O'Rourke Amendment #2 (10 minutes); Walz Amendment #1 (10 minutes); Walz Amendment #2 (10 minutes); Duffy Amendment (10 minutes); Lance Amendment (10 minutes) // Postponed Amendment Votes: Walz Amendment; Takano Amendment; Kuster Amendment // H.R. 5226 - Regulatory Integrity Act of 2016, Rules Committee Print (Subject to a Rule) (Rep. Walberg / Oversight and Government Reform) // The Rule provides for one hour of general debate and makes in order the following amendments: Boustany / Loudermilk Amendment (10 minutes); Fleming Amendment (10 minutes); McKinley Amendment (10 minutes) // Special Orders

September 14, 2016

9:30 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate convenes and proceeds to a period of morning business, thereafter resuming consideration of S. 2848 - Water Resources Development Act of 2016, post-cloture expiring on the Inhofe-Boxer substitute amendment #4979, as amended. The Senate may vote on a motion to waive a budget point of order, if waived, voting on adoption of the substitute amendment, as amended, and on the motion to invoke cloture on the bill.

September 13, 2016

2:30 p.m. - Reid On-Camera: Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid (D-NV) and party leaders speak with reporters.

September 13, 2016

2:15 p.m. - McConnell On-Camera: Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) and party leaders speak with reporters.

September 13, 2016

10:00 a.m. - Clinton Email Server: House Oversight and Government Reform Committee

September 13, 2016

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at 10:00 a.m. for morning hour and noon for legislative business. One Minutes // H.R. 3590 - Halt Tax Increases on the Middle Class and Seniors Act (Closed Rule, One Hour of Debate) (Rep. McSally / Ways and Means) // Suspensions (2): H.R. 5587 - Strengthening Career and Technical Education for the 21st Century Act, as amended (Rep. Thompson (PA) / Education and the Workforce) // H.R. 5985 - Department of Veterans Affairs Expiring Authorities Act of 2016, as amended (Rep. Miller (FL) / Veterans Affairs) // Postponed Suspension Vote: H.Res. 729 - Expressing support for the expeditious consideration and finalization of a new, robust, and long-term Memorandum of Understanding on military assistance to Israel between the United States Government and the Government of Israel (Rep. Ros-Lehtinen / Foreign Affairs) // Begin Consideration of H.R. 5620 - VA Accountability First and Appeals Modernization Act of 2016 (Structured Rule) (Rep. Miller (FL) / Veterans Affairs) // The Rule provides for one hour of general debate and makes in order the following amendments: Miller (FL) Amendment (10 minutes); Walz / Titus Amendment (10 minutes); Takano Amendment (10 minutes); Lujan Grisham Amendment (10 minutes); Kuster Amendment (10 minutes); Kirkpatrick Amendment (10 minutes); Newhouse Amendment (10 minutes); Schweikert Amendment (10 minutes); Cartwright Amendment (10 minutes); Frankel Amendment (10 minutes); Gallego Amendment (10 minutes); Keating / Rothfus Amendment (10 minutes); Lowenthal Amendment (10 minutes) // Special Orders

September 13, 2016

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of S. 2848 - Water Resources Development Act of 2016, recessing from 12:30 p.m. until 2:15 p.m. for weekly caucus meetings, post-cloture against the substitute amendment #4979.

September 12, 2016

3:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of S. 2848 - Water Resources Development Act of 2016, voting on the motion to invoke cloture on the Inhofe-Boxer substitute amendment to the bill.

September 12, 2016

12:00 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at noon for morning hour and 2:00 p.m. for legislative business, with votes postponed until 6:30 p.m. One Minutes // Suspensions (19): H.Res. 810 - Expressing the sense of the House of Representatives regarding the life and work of Elie Wiesel in promoting human rights, peace, and Holocaust remembrance, as amended (Rep. Israel / Foreign Affairs) // S.Con.Res. 46 - Expressing support for the goal of ensuring that all Holocaust victims live with dignity, comfort, and security in their remaining years, and urging the Federal Republic of Germany to continue to reaffirm its commitment to comprehensively address the unique health and welfare needs of vulnerable Holocaust victims, including home care and other medically prescribed needs. (Sen. Nelson / Foreign Affairs) // H.Res. 729 - Expressing support for the expeditious consideration and finalization of a new, robust, and long-term Memorandum of Understanding on military assistance to Israel between the United States Government and the Government of Israel (Rep. Ros-Lehtinen / Foreign Affairs) // H.Res. 728 - Supporting human rights, democracy, and the rule of law in Cambodia, as amended (Rep. Lowenthal / Foreign Affairs) // H.R. 5484 - State Sponsors of Terrorism Review Enhancement Act (Rep. Yoho / Foreign Affairs) // H.R. 5936 - Veterans Care Agreement and West Los Angeles Leasing Act of 2016 (Rep. Miller (FL) / Veterans Affairs) // H.R. 3471 - Veterans Mobility Safety Act of 2016 (Rep. Walorski / Veterans Affairs) // H.R. 5937 - To amend title 36, United States Code, to authorize the American Battle Monuments Commission to acquire, operate, and maintain the Lafayette Escadrille Memorial in Marnes-la-Coquette, France, and for other purposes, as amended (Rep. Miller (FL) / Veterans Affairs) // H.R. 4576 - Ensuring Access to Pacific Fisheries Act (Del. Radewagen / Natural Resources) // H.R. 295 - To reauthorize the Historically Black Colleges and Universities Historic Preservation program (Rep. Clyburn / Natural Resources) // House Amendment to S. 246 - Alyce Spotted Bear and Walter Soboleff Commission on Native Children Act (Sen. Heitkamp / Natural Resources) // S. 1579 - NATIVE Act (Sen. Schatz / Natural Resources) // H.R. 5104 - BOTS Act (Rep. Blackburn / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 5111 - Consumer Review Fairness Act of 2016 (Rep. Lance / Energy and Commerce) // H.Res. 847 - Expressing the sense of the House of Representatives about a national strategy for the Internet of Things to promote economic growth and consumer empowerment (Rep. Lance / Energy and Commerce) // H.Res. 835 - Expressing the sense of the House of Representatives that the United States should adopt a national policy for technology to promote consumers’ access to financial tools and online commerce to promote economic growth and consumer empowerment (Rep. Kinzinger / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 1301 - Amateur Radio Parity Act of 2016 (Rep. Kinzinger / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 921 - Sports Medicine Licensure Clarity Act of 2016 (Rep. Guthrie / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 4979 - Advanced Nuclear Technology Development Act of 2016, as amended (Rep. Latta / Energy and Commerce) // Special Orders

September 9, 2016

9:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets for legislative business. One Minutes // H.R. 5424 - Investment Advisers Modernization Act of 2016 (Structured Rule) (Rep. Hurt / Financial Services) // The Rule provides for one hour of general debate and makes in order the following amendment: Foster Amendment (10 minutes) // Suspension: S. 2040 - Justice Against Sponsors of Terrorism Act (Sen. Cornyn / Judiciary) // Special Orders

September 8, 2016

2:00 p.m. - Pelosi On-Camera: House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) speaks with reporters.

September 8, 2016

11:30 a.m. - Ryan On-Camera: House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-WI) speaks with reporters.

September 8, 2016

10:00 a.m. - State Dept Transparency: House Oversight and Government Reform Committee

September 8, 2016

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at 10:00 a.m. for morning hour and noon for legislative business. One Minutes // H.R. 2357 - Accelerating Access to Capital Act of 2016, Rules Committee Print (Structured Rule) (Rep. Wagner / Financial Services) // The Rule provides for one hour of general debate and makes in order the following amendments: DeSantis Amendment (10 minutes); Hinojosa Amendment (10 minutes) // Postponed Suspension Vote: H.Res. 660 - Expressing the sense of the House of Representatives to support the territorial integrity of Georgia (Rep. Poe / Foreign Affairs) // Special Orders

September 8, 2016

9:30 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate convenes and observes a moment of silence to pay tribute to the victims of the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks, thereafter resuming consideration of the motion to proceed to S. 2848 - Water Resources Development Act of 2016.

September 7, 2016

2:30 p.m. - Reid On-Camera: Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid (D-NV) and party leaders speak with reporters.

September 7, 2016

2:15 p.m. - McConnell On-Camera: Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) and party leaders speak with reporters.

September 7, 2016

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at 10:00 a.m. for morning hour and noon for legislative business. One Minutes // H.R. 5063 - Stop Settlement Slush Funds Act of 2016 (Structured Rule) (Rep. Goodlatte / Judiciary) // The Rule provides for one hour of debate and makes in order the following amendments: Conyers / Johnson (GA) / Meeks Amendment (10 minutes); Cicilline Amendment (10 minutes); Jackson Lee Amendment #1 (10 minutes); Jackson Lee Amendment #2 (10 minutes); Gosar Amendment (10 minutes); Price (GA) Amendment #1 (10 minutes); Price (GA) Amendment #2 (10 minutes) // Suspensions (5): H.Res. 660 - Expressing the sense of the House of Representatives to support the territorial integrity of Georgia (Rep. Poe / Foreign Affairs) // H.Res. 634 - Recognizing the importance of the United States-Republic of Korea-Japan trilateral relationship to counter North Korean threats and nuclear proliferation, and to ensure regional security and human rights, as amended (Rep. Salmon / Foreign Affairs) // H.R. 4481 - Education for All Act of 2016, as amended (Rep. Lowey / Foreign Affairs) // H.R. 5537 - Digital GAP Act of 2016, as amended (Rep. Royce / Foreign Affairs) // H.R. 2845 - AGOA Enhancement Act of 2015, as amended (Rep. Royce / Foreign Affairs) // Special Orders

September 7, 2016

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of the motion to proceed to S. 2848 - Water Resources Development Act of 2016, recessing from 12:30 p.m. until 2:15 p.m. for weekly caucus meetings.

September 6, 2016

3:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of the conference report to accompany H.R. 2577 - Military Construction, Veterans Affairs, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, voting on the motion to invoke cloture on the conference report; if not invoked, on the motion to invoke cloture on the motion to proceed to H.R. 5293 -  Department of Defense Appropriations Act.

September 6, 2016

2:00 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets for legislative business, with votes postponed until 6:30 p.m. One Minutes // Suspensions (13): H.R. 4511 - Gold Star Families Voices Act (Rep. Smith (NJ) / House Administration) // H.R. 2830 - To make technical amendments to update statutory references to certain provisions classified to title 2, United States Code (Rep. Goodlatte / Judiciary) // H.R. 2831 - To make technical amendments to update statutory references to provisions classified to chapters 44, 45, 46, and 47 of title 50, United States Code, as amended (Rep. Goodlatte / Judiciary) // H.R. 2832 - To make technical amendments to update statutory references to certain provisions classified to title 52, United States Code, as amended (Rep. Goodlatte / Judiciary) // H.R. 5578 - Survivors’ Bill of Rights Act of 2016 (Rep. Walters / Judiciary) // H.R. 3881 - Cooperative Management of Mineral Rights Act of 2016 (Rep. Thompson (PA) / Natural Resources) // H.R. 4510 - Bolts Ditch Access and Use Act, as amended (Rep. Polis / Natural Resources) // H.R. 3480 - Fort Frederica National Monument Boundary Expansion Act (Rep. Carter (GA) / Natural Resources) // H.R. 3839 - Black Hills National Cemetery Boundary Expansion Act, as amended (Rep. Noem / Natural Resources) // H.R. 4202 - Fort Ontario Study Act, as amended (Rep. Katko / Natural Resources) // H.R. 4245 - To exempt importation and exportation of sea urchins and sea cucumbers from licensing requirements under the Endangered Species Act of 1973 (Rep. Pingree / Natural Resources) // H.R. 4789 - To authorize the Secretary of the Interior to establish a structure for visitor services on the Arlington Ridge tract, in the area of the U.S. Marine Corps War Memorial, and for other purposes. (Rep. Beyer / Natural Resources) // H.R. 5577 - Innovation in Offshore Leasing Act (Rep. Graves (LA) / Natural Resources) // Special Orders

September 2, 2016

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate meets in a pro forma session.

August 30, 2016

9:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate meets in a pro forma session.

August 26, 2016

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate meets in a pro forma session.

August 23, 2016

4:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate meets in a pro forma session.

August 19, 2016

3:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate meets in a pro forma session.

August 16, 2016

9:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate meets in a pro forma session.

August 12, 2016

8:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate meets in a pro forma session.

August 9, 2016

12:55 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate meets in a pro forma session.

August 5, 2016

7:45 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate meets in a pro forma session.

August 2, 2016

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate meets in a pro forma session.

July 29, 2016

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate meets in a pro forma session.

July 26, 2016

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate meets in a pro forma session.

July 25, 2016

12:30 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets in a pro forma session.

July 22, 2016

1:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate meets in a pro forma session.

July 21, 2016

9:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets in a pro forma session.

July 19, 2016

1:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate meets in a pro forma session.

July 18, 2016

2:30 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets in a pro forma session.

July 15, 2016

11:30 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate meets in a pro forma session.

July 15, 2016

9:00 a.m. - Urban Area Security Initiative: House Oversight and Government Reform Committee

July 14, 2016

11:30 a.m. - Ryan On-Camera: House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-WI) speaks with reporters.

July 14, 2016

9:30 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate proceeds to consideration of a motion to invoke cloture on a compound motion to go to conference on S. 2943 - National Defense Authorization Act, voting on the motion, if invoked, agreeing to the compound motion, with two motions to instruct in order (Afghan visas, sufficient forces). The Senate later votes on reconsideration of motions to invoke cloture on the motion to proceed to H.R. 5293 - Defense Appropriations, and on the conference report to accompany H.R. 2577 - Military Construction, Veterans Affairs, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2017.

July 14, 2016

9:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets for legislative business. One Minutes // Senate Amendment to the House Amendment to S. 764 - GMO Labeling Requirements (One Hour of Debate) (Sen. Roberts / Agriculture) // H.R. 5631 - To hold Iran accountable for its state sponsorship of terrorism and other threatening activities and for its human rights abuses, and for other purposes (Closed Rule, One Hour of Debate) (Rep. McCarthy / Foreign Affairs) // H.R. 4992 - United States Financial System Protection Act of 2016 (Closed Rule, One Hour of Debate) (Rep. Royce / Financial Services) // Complete Consideration of H.R. 5538 - Department of the Interior, Environment, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2017 (Structured Rule) (Rep. Calvert / Appropriations) // Postponed Amendment Votes: Beyer Amendment; Capps Amendment; Grijalva Amendment; Lowenthal Amendment; Pocan Amendment; Polis Amendment; Tsongas Amendment; Norcross Amendment; Gallego Amendment // Special Orders

July 14, 2016

9:30 a.m. - Abortion Panel Update: House Majority Whip Steve Scalise (R-LA) and members of the Select Investigative Panel provide an Interim Update on its inquiry into abortion practices in the United States.

July 13, 2016

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at 10:00 a.m. for morning hour and noon for legislative business. One Minutes // S. 304 - Conscience Protection Act of 2016, Rules Committee Print (Closed Rule, One Hour of Debate) (Rep. Black / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 5119 - No 2H2O from Iran Act (Closed Rule, One Hour of Debate) (Rep. Pompeo / Foreign Affairs) // Continue Consideration of H.R. 5538 - Department of the Interior, Environment, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2017 (Structured Rule) (Rep. Calvert / Appropriations) // The Rule provides for no further general debate, makes in order the following amendments, and allows for the Chairman to offer amendments en bloc: The list of remaining amendments made in order can be found here. // Postponed Amendment Votes: Grijalva Amendment #1; Polis Amendment; Lowenthal Amendment; McNerney En Bloc Amendment; Grijalva Amendment #2; Blackburn Amendment; Boustany Amendment; Byrne Amendment; Goodlatte Amendment; Graham Amendment; King (IA) Amendment; Lamborn Amendment #1; Lamborn Amendment #2; Murphy (FL) Amendment; Newhouse Amendment // Special Orders

July 13, 2016

9:30 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of the conference report to accompany S. 524 - Comprehensive Addiction and Recovery Act of 2016, voting on adoption of the conference report, then considering the message to accompany H.R. 636 - legislative vehicle for the FAA extension, voting on the motion to concur.

July 12, 2016

2:30 p.m. - Reid On-Camera: Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid (D-NV) and party leaders speak with reporters.

July 12, 2016

2:15 p.m. - McConnell On-Camera: Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) and party leaders speak with reporters.

July 12, 2016

10:00 a.m. - Justice Dept Oversight: House Judiciary Committee

July 12, 2016

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at 10:00 a.m. for morning hour and noon for legislative business. One Minutes // Suspensions: H.R. 5658 - TALENT Act of 2016 (Rep. McCarthy / Oversight and Government Reform) // H.R. 5421 - National Securities Exchange Regulatory Parity Act of 2016, as amended (Rep. Royce / Financial Services) // Complete Consideration of H.R. 4768 - Separation of Powers Restoration Act of 2016 (Structured Rule) (Rep. Ratcliffe / Judiciary) // Postponed Amendment Votes: Johnson (GA) #1; Meeks; Johnson #2; Johnson #3 // Begin Consideration of H.R. 5538 - Department of the Interior, Environment, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2017 (Structured Rule) (Rep. Calvert / Appropriations) // The Rule provides for one hour of general debate, makes in order the following amendments, and allows for the Chairman to offer amendments en bloc: A full list of the 131 amendments made in order can be found here. // Special Orders

July 12, 2016

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of the motion to invoke cloture on the conference report to accompany S. 524 - Comprehensive Addiction and Recovery Act of 2016, recessing from 12:30 p.m. until 2:15 p.m. for weekly caucus meetings.

July 11, 2016

4:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of the motion to proceed to H.R. 5293 - Department of Defense Appropriations Act, 2017.

July 11, 2016

12:00 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at noon for morning hour and 2:00 p.m. for legislative business, with votes postponed until 6:30 p.m. One Minutes // Suspensions (24): H.R. 5322 - U.S. Territories Investor Protection Act of 2016 (Rep. Velázquez / Financial Services) // H.R. 5421 - National Securities Exchange Regulatory Parity Act of 2016, as amended (Rep. Royce / Financial Services) // H.R. 5469 - To require the Secretary of the Treasury to direct the United States Executive Director at the International Monetary Fund to support the capacity of the International Monetary Fund to prevent money laundering and financing of terrorism (Rep. Pearce / Financial Services) // H.R. 5594 - National Strategy for Combating Terrorist, Underground, and Other Illicit Financing Act (Rep. Fitzpatrick / Financial Services) // H.R. 5606 - Anti-terrorism Information Sharing Is Strength Act, as amended (Rep. Pittenger / Financial Services) // H.R. 5607 - Enhancing Treasury’s Anti-Terror Tools Act, as amended (Rep. Pittenger / Financial Services) // H.R. 5602 - To amend title 31, United States Code, to authorize the Secretary of the Treasury to include all funds when issuing certain geographic targeting orders, and for other purposes. (Rep. Lynch / Financial Services) // H.R. 4785 - DHS SAVE Act (Rep. Perry / Homeland Security) // H.R. 5385 - Quadrennial Homeland Security Review Technical Correction Act of 2016 (Rep. Watson Coleman / Homeland Security) // H.R. 5056 - Airport Perimeter and Access Control Security Act of 2016 (Rep. Keating / Homeland Security) // H.R. 4404 - Terrorist and Foreign Fighter Travel Exercise Act of 2016, as amended (Rep. McSally / Homeland Security) // H.R. 5252 - To designate the United States Customs and Border Protection Port of Entry located at 1400 Lower Island Road in Tornillo, Texas, as the "Marcelino Serna Port of Entry" (Rep. Hurd / Ways and Means) // H.R. 5588 - Veterans’ Compensation COLA Act of 2016 (Rep. Abraham / Veterans Affairs) // H.Con.Res. 138 - Designating the George C. Marshall Museum and George C. Marshall Research Library in Lexington, Virginia, as the National George C. Marshall Museum and Library (Rep. Goodlatte / Education and the Workforce) // H.R. 5530 - HBCU Capital Financing Improvement Act (Rep. Adams / Education and the Workforce) // H.R. 3178 - Strengthening Transparency in Higher Education Act, as amended (Rep. Foxx / Education and the Workforce) // H.R. 3179 - Empowering Students Through Enhanced Financial Counseling Act (Rep. Guthrie / Education and the Workforce) // H.R. 5528 - Simplifying the Application for Student Aid Act (Rep. Heck (NV) / Education and the Workforce) // H.R. 5529 - Accessing Higher Education Opportunities Act (Rep. Heck (NV) / Education and the Workforce) // H.Res. 818 - Providing for Concurrence in the Senate Amendments to H.R. 636 with House Amendments (Rep. Shuster / Transportation and Infrastructure) // H.R. 5639 - National Institute of Standards and Technology Improvement Act of 2016 (Rep. Moolenaar / Science, Space, and Technology) // H.R. 5636 - National Institute of Standards and Technology Campus Security Act (Rep. Loudermilk / Science, Space, and Technology) // H.R. 5640 - Electricity Storage Innovation Act, as amended (Rep. Smith (TX) / Science, Space, and Technology) // H.R. 5638 - Solar Fuels Innovation Act, as amended (Rep. Knight / Science, Space, and Technology) // H.R. 4768 - Separation of Powers Restoration Act of 2016 (Structured Rule) (Rep. Ratcliffe / Judiciary) // The Rule provides for one hour of general debate and makes in order the following amendments: Conyers Amendment (10 minutes); Jackson Lee Amendment (10 minutes); Meeks Amendment (10 minutes); Johnson (GA) Amendment (10 minutes); Cicilline Amendment (10 minutes) // Special Orders

July 8, 2016

9:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets for legislative business. One Minutes // Motion to Go to Conference on S. 2943 - National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2017 / Democrat Motion to Instruct Conferees // Conference Report to Accompany S. 524 - Comprehensive Addiction and Recovery Act of 2016 (Conference Report Rule, One Hour of Debate) (Sen. Whitehouse / Energy and Commerce / Judiciary) // Special Orders

July 7, 2016

2:00 p.m. - CBC on Police Shootings:

Members of the Congressional Black Caucus discuss efforts to raise awareness about gun violence and law enforcement relations.

July 7, 2016

11:30 a.m. - Ryan On-Camera: House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-WI) speaks with reporters.

July 7, 2016

10:45 a.m. - Pelosi On-Camera: House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) speaks with reporters.

July 7, 2016

10:00 a.m. - FBI Email Investigation: House Oversight and Government Reform Committee

July 7, 2016

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at 10:00 a.m. for morning hour and noon for legislative business. One Minutes // H.Res. 809 - Providing for consideration of the Conference Report to Accompany S. 524 - Comprehensive Addiction and Recovery Act of 2016; and S. 2943 - National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2017 (One Hour of Debate) (Rep. Byrne / Rules) // Complete Consideration of H.R. 5485 - Financial Services and General Government Appropriations Act, 2017 (Structured Rule) (Rep. Crenshaw / Appropriations) // The rule provides for no more general debate, makes in order the following amendments, and allows for the Chairman to offer amendments en bloc: The remaining list of amendments made in order can be found here. // Postponed Amendment Votes: Blackburn Amendment; Buck Amendment; Davidson Amendment // Special Orders

July 7, 2016

9:30 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of the motion to concur in the House message to accompany S. 764, legislative vehicle for GMO labeling, post-cloture, voting on the motion.

July 6, 2016

2:30 p.m. - Reid On-Camera: Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid (D-NV) and party leaders speak with reporters.

July 6, 2016

2:15 p.m. - McConnell On-Camera: Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) and party leaders speak with reporters.

July 6, 2016

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at 10:00 a.m. for morning hour and noon for legislative business. One Minutes // Suspensions: H.R. 2646 - Helping Families in Mental Health Crisis Act of 2016, as amended (Rep. Murphy (PA) / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 1270 - Restoring Access to Medication Act of 2015, Rules Committee Print (Closed Rule) (Rep. Jenkins (KS) / Ways and Means) // Postponed Suspension Vote: S. 1252 - Global Food Security Act of 2015 (Sen. Casey / Foreign Affairs) // H.R. 4361 - The Federal Information Systems Safeguards Act of 2016, Rules Committee Print (Structured Rule) (Rep. Palmer / Oversight and Government Reform) // The Rule provides for one hour of general debate and make in order the following amendments: Palmer Amendment (10 minutes); Posey Amendment (10 minutes); Norton Amendment (10 minutes); Coleman Amendment #1 (10 minutes); Coleman Amendment #2 (10 minutes) // Begin Consideration of H.R. 5485 - Financial Services and General Government Appropriations Act, 2017 (Structured Rule) (Rep. Crenshaw / Appropriations) // The Rule provides for one hour of general debate, makes in order the following amendments, and allows for the Chairmen to offer amendments en bloc: A full list of the 70 amendments made in order can be found here. // Special Orders

July 6, 2016

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of the motion to proceed to S. 3100 - Sanctuary Cities, recessing from 12:30 p.m. until 2:15 p.m. for weekly caucus meetings, then proceeding to Executive Session to consider the nomination of Brian Martinotti, to be U.S. District Judge for the district of New Jersey, conducting a roll call vote on confirmation of the nomination. The Senate then votes on the following motions to invoke cloture on motions to proceed,  if cloture is invoked, proceeding to up to 30 hours of debate followed by a vote on the motion to proceed and the next cloture motion, in the following order: S. 3100 - Sanctuary Cities; S. 2193 - Kate’s Law; the motion to concur in the House Message with the Roberts-Stabenow amendment to S. 764, legislative vehicle for GMO labeling; and H.R. 5293 - Department of Defense Appropriations Act, 2017.

July 5, 2016

12:00 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets for morning hour and legislative business, with votes postponed until 6:30 p.m. One Minutes // Suspensions (16): H.R. 5210 - PADME Act, as amended (Rep. Price (GA) / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 3844 - Bureau of Land Management Foundation Act, as amended (Rep. Hice / Natural Resources) // H.R. 2273 - To amend the Colorado River Storage Project Act to authorize the use of the active capacity of the Fontenelle Reservoir (Rep. Lummis / Natural Resources) // H.R. 4582 - SOS Act (Rep. Denham / Natural Resources) // H.R. 1838 - Clear Creek National Recreation Area and Conservation Act (Rep. Farr / Natural Resources) // H.R. 5244 - Saint Francis Dam Disaster National Memorial Act, as amended (Rep. Knight / Natural Resources) // H.R. 3079 - To take certain Federal land located in Tuolumne County, California, into trust for the benefit of the Tuolumne Band of Me-Wuk Indians, and for other purposes (Rep. McClintock / Natural Resources) // H.R. 4685 - Tule River Indian Reservation Land Trust, Health, and Economic Development Act (Rep. McCarthy / Natural Resources) // H.R. 4854 - Supporting America’s Innovators Act of 2016, as amended (Rep. McHenry / Financial Services) // H.R. 4855 - Fix Crowdfunding Act, as amended (Rep. McHenry / Financial Services) // H.R. 4538 - Senior Safe Act of 2016, as amended (Rep. Sinema / Financial Services) // H.R. 4875 - United States Semiquincentennial Commission Act of 2016, as amended (Rep. Meehan / Oversight and Government Reform) // H.R. 4539 - 400 Years of African-American History Commission Act, as amended (Rep. Scott (VA) / Oversight and Government Reform) // Concurring in the Senate Amendment to H.R. 3766 - Foreign Aid Transparency and Accountability Act of 2016 (Rep. Poe / Foreign Affairs) // S. 1252 - Global Food Security Act of 2015 (Sen. Casey / Foreign Affairs) // S. 2845 - Venezuela Defense of Human Rights and Civil Society Extension Act of 2016 (Sen. Rubio / Foreign Affairs) // Special Orders

July 5, 2016

9:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate meets in a pro forma session.

July 1, 2016

9:30 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate meets in a pro forma session.

July 1, 2016

9:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets in a pro forma session.

June 29, 2016

10:00 a.m. - Zika Preparation: Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee

June 29, 2016

9:30 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of the House message to accompany S. 2328 - Puerto Rico Oversight, Management, and Economic Stability Act (PROMESA), conducting a roll call vote on the motion to invoke cloture on a motion to concur.

June 28, 2016

5:00 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets in a pro forma session.

June 28, 2016

2:30 p.m. - Reid On-Camera: Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid (D-NV) and party leaders speak with reporters.

June 28, 2016

2:15 p.m. - McConnell On-Camera: Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) and party leaders speak with reporters.

June 28, 2016

10:00 a.m. - Benghazi Report: Members of the House Select Committee on Benghazi discuss their findings in a report.

June 28, 2016

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate convenes and resumes consideration of the Conference Report to Accompany H.R. 2577 - Military Construction, Veterans Affairs, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2017, legislative vehicle for Zika Virus Emergency Funding, conducting a roll call vote on the motion to invoke cloture on the conference report, recessing from 12:30 p.m. until 2:15 p.m. for weekly caucus meetings.

June 27, 2016

3:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate convenes and proceeds to a period of morning business, thereafter proceeding to executive session for the consideration of the nomination of Robert F. Rossiter, to be U.S. District Judge for the district of Nebraska, conducting a roll call vote on confirmation of the nomination.

June 24, 2016

9:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets in a pro forma session.

June 23, 2016

2:15 p.m. - Pelosi On-Camera: House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) speaks with reporters.

June 23, 2016

11:30 a.m. - Ryan On-Camera: House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-WI) speaks with reporters.

June 23, 2016

9:30 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate convenes and proceeds to a period of morning business, thereafter resuming consideration of H.R. 2578 - Commerce, Justice, Science, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act.

June 23, 2016

2:30 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets for legislative business. Conference Report to Accompany H.R. 2577 - Military Construction, Veterans Affairs, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2017, legislative vehicle for Zika Virus Emergency Funding (Subject to a Rule).

June 22, 2016

1:00 p.m. - Firearms Legislation: House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) and members of the House Democratic Caucus call for vote on gun violence prevention legislation before the July 4 recess.

June 22, 2016

10:00 a.m. - Military Cyber Ops: House Armed Services Committee

June 22, 2016

10:00 a.m. - Monetary Policy: House Financial Services Committee

June 22, 2016

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at 10:00 a.m. for morning hour and noon for legislative business, recessing subject to the call of the Chair.

June 22, 2016

9:30 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate convenes and proceeds to a period of morning business, thereafter resuming consideration of H.R. 2578 - Commerce, Justice, Science, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, conducting a roll call vote on the motion to invoke cloture on McCain amendment #4787 (lone wolf, national security letters).

June 21, 2016

2:30 p.m. - Reid On-Camera: Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid (D-NV) and party leaders speak with reporters.

June 21, 2016

2:15 p.m. - McConnell On-Camera: Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) and party leaders speak with reporters.

June 21, 2016

12:00 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at noon morning hour and 2:00 p.m. for legislative business, with votes postponed until 6:30 p.m. One Minutes // Suspensions (22): H.R. 5525 - End Taxpayer Funded Cell Phones Act of 2016 (Rep. Austin Scott (GA) / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 4369 - To authorize the use of passenger facility charges at an airport previously associated with the airport at which the charges are collected (Rep. Calvert / Transportation and Infrastructure) // H.R. 5388 - Support for Rapid Innovation Act of 2016 (Rep. Ratcliffe / Homeland Security) // H.R. 5389 - Leveraging Emerging Technologies Act of 2016 (Rep. Ratcliffe / Homeland Security) // S. 2133 - Fraud Reduction and Data Analytics Act of 2015 (Sen. Carper / Oversight and Government Reform) // H.R. 4902 - To amend title 5, United States Code, to expand law enforcement availability pay to employees of U.S. Customs and Border Protection’s Air and Marine Operations (Rep. Hurd / Oversight and Government Reform) // H.R. 2395 - Inspector General Empowerment Act of 2016, as amended (Rep. Chaffetz / Oversight and Government Reform) // H.R. 4639 - Thoroughly Investigating Retaliation Against Whistleblowers Act, as amended (Rep. Blum / Oversight and Government Reform) // H.R. 4372 - To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 15 Rochester Street, Bergen, New York, as the Barry G. Miller Post Office (Rep. Collins (NY) / Oversight and Government Reform) // H.R. 2607 - To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 7802 37th Avenue in Jackson Heights, New York, as the "Jeanne and Jules Manford Post Office Building" (Rep. Crowley / Oversight and Government Reform) // H.R. 4010 - To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 522 North Central Avenue in Phoenix, Arizona, as the "Ed Pastor Post Office". (Rep. Gallego / Oversight and Government Reform) // H.R. 4777 - To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 1301 Alabama Avenue in Selma, Alabama as the "Amelia Boynton Robinson Post Office Building" (Rep. Sewell / Oversight and Government Reform) // H.R. 4925 - To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 229 West Main Cross Street, in Findlay, Ohio, as the "Michael Garver Oxley Memorial Post Office Building" (Rep. Latta / Oversight and Government Reform) // H.R. 4960 - To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 525 N Broadway in Aurora, Illinois, as the "Kenneth M. Christy Post Office Building" (Rep. Foster / Oversight and Government Reform) // H.R. 5028 - To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 10721 E Jefferson Ave in Detroit, Michigan, as the "Mary Eleanora McCoy Post Office Building" (Rep. Lawrence / Oversight and Government Reform) // H.R. 4590 - Fiscal Year 2016 Department of Veterans Affairs Seismic Safety and Construction Authorization Act, as amended (Rep. Miller (FL) / Veterans Affairs) // H.R. 5317 - To designate the Department of Veterans Affairs health care center in Center Township, Butler County, Pennsylvania, as the "Abie Abraham VA Clinic" (Rep. Kelly (PA) / Veterans Affairs) // H.R. 3936 - VET Act, as amended (Rep. Costello / Veterans Affairs) // H.R. 5170 - Social Impact Partnerships to Pay for Results Act, as amended (Rep. Young (IN) / Ways and Means) // H.R. 5447 - Small Business Health Care Relief Act of 2016 (Rep. Boustany / Ways and Means) // H.R. 5452 - Native American Health Savings Improvement Act (Rep. Moolenaar / Ways and Means) // H.R. 5456 - Family First Prevention Services Act of 2016 (Rep. Buchanan / Ways and Means) // Special Orders

June 21, 2016

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate convenes and proceeds to a period of morning business, thereafter resuming consideration of H.R. 2578 - Commerce, Justice, Science, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, recessing from 12:30 p.m. until 2:15 p.m. for weekly caucus meetings.

June 20, 2016

3:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of H.R. 2578 - Commerce, Justice, Science, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, conducting roll call votes on motions to invoke cloture on the following amendments, if not invoked proceeding to the next amendment in the following order: Grassley amendment #4751, if not invoked, on Murphy amendment #4750, if not invoked, on Cornyn amendment #4749, if not invoked, and on Feinstein amendment #4720, if invoked on any amendment, then proceeding to up to 30 hours of debate prior to a vote on that amendment.

June 20, 2016

2:00 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets in a pro forma session.

June 17, 2016

11:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate meets in a pro forma session.

June 16, 2016

1:30 p.m. - Pelosi On-Camera: House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) speaks with reporters.

June 16, 2016

11:30 a.m. - Ryan On-Camera: House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-WI) speaks with reporters.

June 16, 2016

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of H.R. 2578 - Commerce, Justice, Science, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act.

June 16, 2016

9:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets for legislative business. One Minutes // Suspension: H.R. 5471 - Countering Terrorist Radicalization Act (Rep. McCaul / Homeland Security) // Complete Consideration of H.R. 5293 - Department of Defense Appropriations Act, 2017 (Structured Rule) (Rep. Frelinghuysen / Appropriations) // The Rule provides for no further general debate, makes in order the following amendments, and allows for the Chairman to offer amendments en bloc: Yoho / Conyers / Lee Amendment (10 minutes); Gabbard / Welch Amendment (10 minutes); Grayson Amendment (10 minutes); McGovern / Jones / Lee (CA) / Amash / Garamendi Amendment (10 minutes); Lee (CA) / Jones / Welch Amendment (10 minutes); Polis / Lee (CA) Amendment (10 minutes); McSally / McCollum / Pearce Amendment (10 minutes); Barletta Amendment (10 minutes); Smith (NE) Amendment  (10 minutes) // Postponed Amendment Votes: Shuster Amendment; Ellison Amendment; Rogers Amendment; Quigley Amendment; O'Rourke Amendment; Huffman Amendment; Poe Amendment; Sanford Amendment; Buck Amendment; Byrne Amendment; King (IA) Amendment #1; Gosar Amendment; King (IA) Amendment #2; Lamborn Amendment; Massie Amendment #1; Massie Amendment #2; McClintock Amendment; Mulvaney Amendment; DeSantis Amendment; Rohrabacher Amendment; Walberg Amendment; Conyers Amendment // Special Orders

June 15, 2016

2:15 p.m. - Libya Policy: Senate Foreign Relations Committee

June 15, 2016

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at 10:00 a.m. for morning hour and noon for legislative business. One Minutes // Continue Consideration of H.R. 5293 - Department of Defense Appropriations Act, 2017 (Structured Rule) (Rep. Frelinghuysen / Appropriations) // The Rule provides for no further general debate, makes in order the following amendments, and allows for the Chairman to offer amendments en bloc: A full list of the 75 amendments made in order can be found here. // Special Orders

June 15, 2016

9:30 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate convenes and proceeds to a period of morning business, thereafter conducting a roll call vote on the motion to proceed to H.R. 2578 - Commerce, Justice, Science, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act.

June 15, 2016

8:30 a.m. - Former Members Day:

The U.S. Association of Former Members of Congress gathers for its 46th Annual Meeting.

June 14, 2016

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at 10:00 a.m. for morning hour and noon for legislative business. One Minutes // Postponed Suspension Vote: H.R. 5049 - NSF Major Research Facility Reform Act of 2016, as amended (Rep. Loudermilk / Science, Space, and Technology) // H.R. 5053 - Preventing IRS Abuse and Protecting Free Speech Act, Rules Committee Print (Closed Rule, One Hour of Debate) (Rep. Roskam / Ways and Means) // Begin Consideration of H.R. 5293 - Department of Defense Appropriations Act, 2017 (General Debate Rule, One Hour of Debate) (Rep. Frelinghuysen / Appropriations) // Special Orders

June 14, 2016

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of S. 2943 - National Defense Authorization Act, conducting a series of roll call votes on pending germane amendments and passage of the bill as amended, recessing at 12:30 p.m. for weekly caucus meetings. The Senate conducts a roll call vote on the motion to invoke cloture on the motion to proceed to H.R. 2578 - Commerce, Justice, Science, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act after taking the official photo for the 114th Congress, later recessing subject to the call of the Chair for a classified briefing.

June 13, 2016

4:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of S. 2943 - National Defense Authorization Act, post-cloture.

June 13, 2016

12:00 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at noon for morning hour and 2:00 p.m. for legislative business, with votes postponed until 6:30 p.m. One Minutes // Suspensions (7): H.R. 5312 - Networking and Information Technology Research and Development Modernization Act of 2016, as amended (Rep. LaHood / Science, Space, and Technology) // S. 337 - FOIA Improvement Act of 2016 (Sen. Cornyn / Oversight and Government Reform) // H.R. 3636 - O-VISA Act (Rep. Walters / Judiciary) // H.R. 4939 - United States–Caribbean Strategic Engagement Act of 2016, as amended (Rep. Engel / Foreign Affairs) // H.R. 3694 - STOP Organ Trafficking Act, as amended (Rep. Trott / Foreign Affairs) // H.Res. 343 - Expressing concern regarding persistent and credible reports of systematic, state-sanctioned organ harvesting from non-consenting prisoners of conscience in the People’s Republic of China, including from large numbers of Falun Gong practitioners and members of other religious and ethnic minority groups, as amended (Rep. Ros-Lehtinen / Foreign Affairs) // H.R. 5049 - NSF Major Research Facility Reform Act of 2016, as amended (Rep. Loudermilk / Science, Space, and Technology) // Special Orders

June 10, 2016

9:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets for legislative business. One Minutes // H.Con.Res. 89 - Expressing the sense of Congress that a carbon tax would be detrimental to the United States economy. (Closed Rule, One Hour of Debate) (Rep. Scalise / Ways and Means) // H.Con.Res. 112 - Expressing the sense of Congress opposing the President’s proposed $10 tax on every barrel of oil. (Closed Rule, One Hour of Debate) (Rep. Boustany / Ways and Means) // Complete Consideration of H.R. 5325 - Legislative Branch Appropriations Act, 2017 (Structured Rule) (Rep. Graves (GA) / Appropriations) // The Rule provides for no more general debate and makes in order the following amendments: Gosar Amendment #1 (10 minutes); Gosar Amendment #2 (10 minutes); Grayson Amendment (10 minutes); Takano / Etsy / Foster / Lujan Amendment (10 minutes); Russell Amendment (10 minutes); Pearce Amendment (10 minutes); Postponed Amendment Votes: Ellison Amendment; Blackburn Amendment // Special Orders

June 10, 2016

8:15 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of S. 2943 - National Defense Authorization Act, conducting a roll call vote on the motion to invoke cloture on the bill.

June 9, 2016

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at 10 a.m. for morning hour and noon for legislative business. One Minutes // H.R. 5278 - Puerto Rico Oversight, Management, and Economic Stability Act (PROMESA), Rules Committee Print (Structured Rule) (Rep. Duffy / Natural Resources) // The Rule provides for one hour of general debate and makes in order the following amendments: Bishop (UT) Amendment (10 minutes); Graves (MO) / Capuano Amendment (10 minutes); Jolly / Curbelo Amendment (10 minutes); Byrne / Graves (LA) / Polis Amendment (10 minutes); Byrne Amendment (10 minutes); Duffy / Pierluisi / Young (AK) Amendment (10 minutes); Serrano / Velazquez Amendment (10 minutes); Torres / Gallego / Capps / Grayson / Murphy (FL) / Polis Amendment (10 minutes) // Begin Consideration of H.R. 5325 - Legislative Branch Appropriations Act, 2017 (Subject to a Rule) (Rep. Graves (GA) / Appropriations) // The Rule provides for one hour of general debate and makes in order the following amendments: Speier Amendment (10 minutes); Ellison / Grijalva Amendment (10 minutes); Blumenauer Amendment (10 minutes); Welch / Matsui Amendment (10 minutes); Sanford Amendment (10 minutes); Blackburn Amendment (10 minutes); Flores / Blackburn / Walker Amendment (10 minutes); Gosar Amendment #1 (10 minutes); Gosar Amendment #2 (10 minutes); Grayson Amendment (10 minutes); Takano / Esty / Foster / Lujan Amendment (10 minutes); Russell Amendment (10 minutes); Pearce Amendment (10 minutes) // Special Orders

June 9, 2016

9:30 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of S. 2943 - National Defense Authorization Act, conducting a roll call vote on the motion to invoke cloture on Reed-Mikulski amendment #4549 (non-defense increase) to McCain amendment #4229 (OCO increase) to the bill, if not invoked, voting on adoption of the McCain amendment.

June 8, 2016

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at 10:00 a.m. for legislative business and recesses immediately, reconvening at approximately 10:45 a.m. for a Joint Meeting of Congress to receive His Excellency Narendra Modi, Prime Minister of India. One Minutes // Postponed Suspension Vote: H.R. 3826 - Mount Hood Cooper Spur Land Exchange Clarification Act (Rep. Walden / Natural Resources) // Suspension: House Amendment to S. 2276 - PIPES Act of 2016, as amended (Sen. Fischer / Transportation and Infrastructure) // H.R. 4775 - Ozone Standards Implementation Act of 2016 (Subject to a Rule) (Rep. Olson / Energy and Commerce) // The Rule provides for one hour of general debate and makes in order the following amendments: Whitfield Amendment (10 minutes); Rush Amendment (10 minutes); Pallone Amendment (10 minutes); Gosar Amendment (10 minutes); Polis Amendment (10 minutes); Norton Amendment (10 minutes) // Special Orders

June 8, 2016

9:30 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of S. 2943 - National Defense Authorization Act, recessing subject to the call of the Chair for a Joint Meeting of Congress to receive His Excellency Narendra Modi, Prime Minister of India, thereafter resuming consideration of the bill.

June 7, 2016

12:00 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at noon for morning hour and 2:00 p.m. for legislative business, with votes postponed until 6:30 p.m. One Minutes // Suspensions (11): H.R. 5338 - Checkpoint Optimization and Efficiency Act of 2016 (Rep. Katko / Homeland Security) // H.R. 5273 - Helping Hospitals Improve Patient Care Act of 2016, as amended (Rep. Tiberi / Ways and Means) // H.Con.Res. 129 - Expressing support for the goal of ensuring that all Holocaust victims live with dignity, comfort, and security in their remaining years, and urging the Federal Republic of Germany to reaffirm its commitment to this goal through a financial commitment to comprehensively address the unique health and welfare needs of vulnerable Holocaust victims, including home care and other medically prescribed needs, as amended (Rep. Ros-Lehtinen / Foreign Affairs) // H.R. 4906 - To amend title 5, United States Code, to clarify the eligibility of employees of a land management agency in a time-limited appointment to compete for a permanent appointment at any Federal agency, and for other purposes. (Rep. Connolly / Oversight and Government Reform) // H.R. 4904 - MEGABYTE Act of 2016 (Rep. Cartwright / Oversight and Government Reform) // H.R. 1815 - Eastern Nevada Land Implementation Improvement Act (Rep. Hardy / Natural Resources) // H.R. 87 - Shiloh National Military Park Boundary Adjustment and Parker’s Crossroads Battlefield Designation Act (Rep. Blackburn / Natural Resources) // H.R. 2733 - Nevada Native Nations Land Act (Rep. Amodei / Natural Resources) // H.R. 3070 - EEZ Transit Zone Clarification and Access Act (Rep. Zeldin / Natural Resources) // H.R. 3826 - Mount Hood Cooper Spur Land Exchange Clarification Act (Rep. Walden / Natural Resources) // H.R. 2009 - Pascua Yaqui Tribe Land Conveyance Act, as amended (Rep. Grijalva / Natural Resources) // Special Orders

June 7, 2016

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of S. 2943 - National Defense Authorization Act, recessing from 12:30 p.m. until 2:15 p.m. for the weekly caucus meetings.

June 6, 2016

2:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate convenes and proceeds to a period of morning business, thereafter resuming consideration of S. 2943 - National Defense Authorization Act, with the Fischer amendment #4206 (medical readiness) pending, voting on adoption of the amendment.

June 3, 2016

4:30 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets in a pro forma session.

June 3, 2016

1:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate meets in a pro forma session.

May 31, 2016

1:00 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets in a pro forma session.

May 31, 2016

8:30 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate meets in a pro forma session.

May 27, 2016

12:30 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate meets in a pro forma session.

May 27, 2016

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets in a pro forma session.

May 26, 2016

11:30 a.m. - Ryan On-Camera: House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-WI) speaks with reporters.

May 26, 2016

9:30 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of the motion to proceed to S. 2943 - National Defense Authorization Act, post-cloture.

May 26, 2016

9:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets for legislative business. One Minutes // Complete Consideration of H.R. 5055 - Energy and Water Development and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2017 (Modified Open Rule) (Rep. Simpson / Appropriations) // Motion to Conference on H.R. 4974 - Military Construction and Veterans Affairs and Related Agencies Appropriations Act / H.R. 5243 - Zika Response Appropriations Act / H.R. 897 - Zika Vector Control Act and Democrat Motion to Instruct Conferees // Special Orders

May 25, 2016

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at 10:00 a.m. for morning hour and noon for legislative business. One Minutes // Motion to Go to Conference on S. 2012 - Energy Policy Modernization Act of 2016 // Motion to Instruct Conferees // H.R. 5233 - Clarifying Congressional Intent in Providing for DC Home Rule Act of 2016 (Closed Rule, One Hour of Debate) (Rep. Meadows / Oversight and Government Reform) // Continue Consideration of H.R. 5055 - Energy and Water Development and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2017 (Modified Open Rule) (Rep. Simpson / Appropriations) // The Rule provides for no further general debate and makes in order any amendment offered that complies with the House rules. Additionally, the Rule provides for 10 minutes of debate per amendment equally divided between the proponent and an opponent, and no pro forma amendments shall be in order except by the Chair and Ranking Member or their designees may offer up to 10 pro forma amendments each at any point for the purpose of debate. // Postponed Amendment Votes: Clawson Amendment; McNerney Amendment; Griffith Amendment; Buck Amendment; Polis Amendment #1; Polis Amendment #2; Welch Amendment; Weber Amendment; Ellison Amendment; Farr Amendment; Garamendi Amendment // Special Orders

May 25, 2016

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of S.J.Res. 28, a joint resolution providing for congressional disapproval under chapter 8 of title 5, United States Code, of the rule submitted by the Secretary of Agriculture relating to inspection of catfish. The Senate then conducts a roll call vote on adoption of the motion to invoke cloture on the motion to proceed to S. 2943 - National Defense Authorization Act.

May 24, 2016

10:00 a.m. - DC Metro Safety: House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee, Highways and Transit Subcommittee

May 24, 2016

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at 10:00 a.m. for morning hour and noon for legislative business. One Minutes // Postponed Suspension Vote: H.R. 5077 - The Intelligence Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2017, as amended (Rep. Nunes / Intelligence) // House Amendment to Senate Amendment to H.R. 2576 - TSCA Modernization Act of 2015 (Closed Rule, One Hour of Debate) (Rep. Shimkus / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 897 - Zika Vector Control Act, Rules Committee Print (Closed Rule, One Hour of Debate) (Rep. Gibbs / Transportation and Infrastructure) // Begin Consideration of H.R. 5055 - Energy and Water Development and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2017 (Rep. Simpson / Appropriations) // The Rule provides for one hour of general debate and makes in order any amendment offered that complies with the House rules. Additionally, the Rule provides for 10 minutes of debate per amendment equally divided between the proponent and an opponent, and no pro forma amendments shall be in order except by the Chair and Ranking Member or their designees may offer up to 10 pro forma amendments each at any point for the purpose of debate. // Special Orders

May 24, 2016

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate convenes and proceeds to consideration of the motion to proceed to H.J.Res 88 - disapproving the rule submitted by the Department of Labor relating to the definition of the term “Fiduciary”, conducting a roll call vote on the motion to proceed to joint resolution, recessing from 12:30 p.m. until 2:15 p.m. for weekly caucus meetings.

May 23, 2016

3:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate convenes and proceeds to a period of morning business, thereafter resuming consideration of S. 2613 - Adam Walsh Reauthorization Act of 2016, conducting a roll call vote on passage of the bill.

May 23, 2016

12:00 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at noon for morning hour and 2:00 p.m. for legislative business, with votes postponed until 6:30 p.m. One Minutes // Suspensions (30): H.R. 4889 - Kelsey Smith Act (Rep. Yoder / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 4167 - Kari's Law Act of 2016, as amended (Rep. Gohmert / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 3998 - Securing Access to Networks in Disasters Act, as amended (Rep. Pallone / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 2589 - To amend the Communications Act of 1934 to require the Federal Communications Commission to publish on its Internet website changes to the rules of the Commission not later than 24 hours after adoption (Rep. Ellmers / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 496 - Alabama Hills National Scenic Area Establishment Act, as amended (Rep. Cook / Natural Resources) // S. 184 - Native American Children's Safety Act (Sen. Hoeven / Natural Resources) // H.R. 5077 - The Intelligence Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2017, as amended (Rep. Nunes / Intelligence) // H.R. 2121 - To amend the S.A.F.E. Mortgage Licensing Act of 2008 to provide a temporary license for loan originators transitioning between employers, and for other purposes (Rep. Stivers / Financial Services) // H.R. 4139 - Fostering Innovation Act of 2015 (Rep. Sinema / Financial Services) // H.R. 1762 - To name the Department of Veterans Affairs community-based outpatient clinic in The Dalles, Oregon, as the "Loren R. Kaufman Memorial Veterans' Clinic", as amended (Rep. Walden / Veterans’ Affairs) // H.R. 960 - To designate the Department of Veterans Affairs community based outpatient clinic in Newark, Ohio, as the “Daniel L. Kinnard Department of Veterans Affairs Community Based Outpatient Clinic ", as amended (Rep. Tiberi / Veterans’ Affairs) // H.R. 2460 - To amend title 38, United States Code, to improve the provision of adult day health care services for veterans (Rep. Zeldin / Veterans’ Affairs) // H.R. 3715 - Final Farewell Act of 2016, as amended (Rep. Brown (FL) / Veterans’ Affairs) // H.R. 3989 - Support Our Military Caregivers Act, as amended (Rep. Stefanik / Veterans’ Affairs) // H.R. 5229 - Improving Transition Programs for All Veterans Act, as amended (Rep. Takano / Veterans’ Affairs) // H.R. 5286 - VA Construction and Lease Authorization, Health, and Benefits Enhancement Act, as amended (Rep. Miller (FL) / Veterans’ Affairs) // H.R. 3956 - VA Health Center Management Stability and Improvement Act, as amended (Rep. Bost / Veterans’ Affairs) // H.R. 433 - To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 523 East Railroad Street in Knox, Pennsylvania, as the "Specialist Ross A. McGinnis Memorial Post Office" (Rep. Thompson / Oversight and Government Reform) // H.R. 3931 - To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 620 Central Avenue Suite 1A in Hot Springs National Park, Arkansas, as the "Chief Petty Officer Adam Brown United States Post Office" (Rep. Westerman / Oversight and Government Reform) // H.R. 3953 - To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 4122 Madison Street, Elfers, Florida, as the "Private First Class Felton Roger Fussell Memorial Post Office" (Rep. Bilirakis / Oversight and Government Reform) // H.R. 4747 - To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 6691 Church Street in Riverdale, Georgia, as the "Major Gregory E. Barney Post Office Building" (Rep. David Scott / Oversight and Government Reform) // H.R. 4877 - To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 3130 Grants Lake Boulevard in Sugar Land, Texas, as the "LCpl Garrett W. Gamble, USMC Post Office Building" (Rep. Olson / Oversight and Government Reform) // H.R. 4975 - To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 5720 South 142nd Street in Omaha, Nebraska, as the "Petty Officer 1st Class Caleb A. Nelson Post Office Building" (Rep. Ashford / Oversight and Government Reform) // H.R. 4987 - To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 3957 2nd Avenue in Laurel Hill, Florida, as the "Sergeant First Class William 'Kelly' Lacey Post Office" (Rep. Miller (FL) / Oversight and Government Reform) // H.R. 4761 - To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 61 South Baldwin Avenue in Sierra Madre, California, as the "Louis Van Iersel Post Office" (Rep. Chu / Oversight and Government Reform) // H.R. 3218 - To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 836 Anacapa Street, Santa Barbara, California as the "Special Warfare Operator Master Chief Petty Officer (SEAL) Louis 'Lou' J. Langlais Post Office Building" (Rep. Capps / Oversight and Government Reform) // H.R. 4425 - To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 110 East Powerhouse Road in Collegeville, Minnesota, as the "Eugene J. McCarthy Post Office” (Rep. Emmer / Oversight and Government Reform) // H.R. 3969 - To designate the Department of Veterans Affairs community-based outpatient clinic in Laughlin, Nevada, as the "Master Chief Petty Officer Jesse Dean Department of Veterans Affairs Community-Based Outpatient Clinic", as amended (Rep. Heck (NV) / Veterans’ Affairs) // H.R. 4465 - Federal Assets Sale and Transfer Act of 2016, as amended (Rep. Denham / Transportation and Infrastructure) // H.R. 4487 - Public Buildings Reform and Savings Act of 2016, as amended (Rep. Barletta / Transportation and Infrastructure) // Special Orders

May 19, 2016

11:30 a.m. - Ryan On-Camera: House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-WI) speaks with reporters.

May 19, 2016

10:30 a.m. - Pelosi On-Camera: House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) speaks with reporters.

May 19, 2016

9:30 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of H.R. 2577 - legislative vehicle for Transportation-Housing & Military Construction-Veterans Affairs Appropriations, conducting roll call votes on amendments and passage of the bill.

May 19, 2016

9:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets for legislative business. One Minutes // Complete Consideration of H.R. 4974 - Military Construction and Veterans Affairs and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2017 (Modified Open Rule) (Rep. Dent / Appropriations) // The Rule provides for no further general debate and makes in order any amendment offered that complies with the House rules. Additionally, the Rule provides for 10 minutes of debate per amendment equally divided between the proponent and an opponent, and no pro forma amendments shall be in order except by the Chair and Ranking Member or their designees may offer up to 10 pro forma amendments each at any point for the purpose of debate. // Postponed Amendment Votes: Rep. Mulvaney Amendment #1; Rep. Mulvaney Amendment #2; Rep. Mulvaney Amendment #3; Rep. Mulvaney Amendment #4; Rep. Blumenauer Amendment; Rep. Fleming Amendment; Rep. Huffman Amendment // Special Orders

May 18, 2016

11:30 a.m. - Senate Democrats on Garland: Democrat members of the Senate Judiciary Committee meet to hear about the fitness of Judge Merrick Garland for the Supreme Court. Witnesses include Ms. Donna Bucella, Former Prosecutor; Mr. Justin Driver, Professor of Law, University of Chicago Law School; Mr. Rodney Slater, Former Secretary of Transportation; and Hon. Judge Timothy K. Lewis, Former Judge, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit.

May 18, 2016

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at 10:00 a.m. for morning hour and noon for legislative business. One Minutes // Complete Consideration of H.R. 4909 - National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2017, Rules Committee Print (Subject to a Rule) (Rep. Thornberry / Armed Services) // The Rule provides for no further general debate, makes in order only those amendments printed in the Rule, and allows for the Chairman to offer amendments en bloc. A list of amendments made in order by this Rule can be found here. // Postponed Amendment Votes: Rep. McKinley Amendment; Rep. Nadler Amendment; Rep. Poe Amendment // H.R. 5243 - Zika Response Appropriations Act, 2016 (Closed Rule, One Hour of Debate) (Rep. Rogers (KY) / Appropriations) // Begin Consideration of H.R. 4974 - Military Construction and Veterans Affairs and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2017 (Modified Open Rule) (Rep. Dent / Appropriations) // The Rule provides for one hour of general debate and makes in order any amendment offered that complies with the House rules. Additionally, the Rule provides for 10 minutes of debate per amendment equally divided between the proponent and an opponent, and no pro forma amendments shall be in order except by the Chair and Ranking Member or their designees may offer up to 10 pro forma amendments each at any point for the purpose of debate. // Special Orders

May 18, 2016

9:30 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate convenes and proceeds to a period of morning business, thereafter resuming consideration of H.R. 2577 - legislative vehicle for Transportation-Housing & Military Construction-Veterans Affairs, conducting a roll call vote on adoption of Blunt-Murray amendment #3900 ($1.1 billion Zika funding).

May 17, 2016

10:00 a.m. - Politics of Iran Deal: House Oversight and Government Reform Committee

May 17, 2016

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at 10:00 a.m. for morning hour and noon for legislative business. One Minutes // Suspension: H.R. 897 - Zika Vector Control Act, as amended (Rep. Gibbs / Transportation and Infrastructure / Agriculture) // Postponed Vote: Minority Motion to Instruct Conferees on S. 524 - Comprehensive Addiction and Recovery Act of 2016 // Begin Consideration of H.R. 4909 - National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2017, Rules Committee Print (Subject to a Rule) (Rep. Thornberry / Armed Services) // The Rule provides for one hour of general debate, makes in order only those amendments printed in the Rule, and allows for the Chairman to offer amendments en bloc. Amendments made in order by the Rule are listed here. // Special Orders

May 17, 2016

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of H.R. 2577 - legislative vehicle for Transportation-Housing & Military Construction-Veterans Affairs, with the following amendments pending: Collins #3896 (substitute); Lee #3897 (affirmative action/housing); Nelson #3898 ($1.9 billion Zika funding); Cornyn #3899 ($1.1 billion Zika funding, ACA prevention offset); and Blunt-Murray #3900 ($1.1 billion Zika funding). The Senate recesses from 12:30 p.m. until 2:15 p.m. for weekly caucus meetings, then conducts roll call votes on motions to invoke cloture on amendments.

May 16, 2016

2:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate convenes and proceeds to a period of morning business, thereafter resuming Executive Session to consider the nomination of Paula Xinis, to be U.S. District Judge for the District of Maryland, conducting a roll call vote on confirmation of the nomination.

May 16, 2016

12:00 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at noon for morning hour and at 2:00 p.m. for legislative business, with votes postponed until 6:30 p.m. One Minutes // Suspensions (9): S. 1492 - To direct the Administrator of General Services, on behalf of the Archivist of the United States, to convey certain Federal property located in the State of Alaska to the Municipality of Anchorage, Alaska (Sen. Sullivan / Transportation and Infrastructure) // H.R. 3832 - Stolen Identity Refund Fraud Prevention Act of 2016, as amended (Rep. Renacci / Ways and Means) // S. 2143 - To provide for the authority for the successors and assigns of the Starr-Camargo Bridge Company to maintain and operate a toll bridge across the Rio Grande near Rio Grande City, Texas, and for other purposes (Sen. Cornyn / Foreign Affairs) // H. Con. Res 88 - Reaffirming the Taiwan Relations Act and the Six Assurances as cornerstones of United States–Taiwan relations, as amended (Rep. Chabot / Foreign Affairs) // H.R. 1150 - Frank R. Wolf International Religious Freedom Act, as amended (Rep. Smith (NJ) / Foreign Affairs) // H.R. 1887 - To amend certain appropriation Acts to repeal the requirement directing the Administrator of General Services to sell Federal property and assets that support the operations of the Plum Island Animal Disease Center in Plum Island, New York, and for other purposes, as amended (Rep. Zeldin / Homeland Security) // H.R. 4743 - National Cybersecurity Preparedness Consortium Act of 2016, as amended (Rep. Castro / Homeland Security) // H.R. 4780 - Department of Homeland Security Strategy for International Programs Act, as amended (Rep. Thompson (MS) / Homeland Security) // H.R. 4407 - Counterterrorism Advisory Board Act of 2016, as amended (Rep. Katko / Homeland Security) // Special Orders

May 13, 2016

9:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets for legislative business. One Minutes // House Amendment to S. 524 - Comprehensive Addiction and Recovery Act of 2016 (Closed Rule, One Hour of Debate) (Energy and Commerce / Judiciary) // Motion to go to Conference // Minority Motion to Instruct Conferees // Special Orders

May 12, 2016

11:30 a.m. - Ryan On-Camera: House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-WI) speaks with reporters.

May 12, 2016

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at 10:00 a.m. for morning hour and noon for legislative business. One Minutes // H.R. 5046 - Comprehensive Opioid Abuse Reduction Act of 2016, Rules Committee Print (Subject to a Rule) (Rep. Sensenbrenner / Judiciary) // The Rule provides for one hour of general debate and makes in order the following amendments: Donovan / Turner Amendment (10 minutes); Davis (IL) / Young (IN) Amendment (10 minutes); DelBene Amendment (10 minutes); DeSaulnier / Carter (GA) Amendment (10 minutes); Bishop (MI) Amendment (10 minutes); Guinta / Kuster Amendment (10 minutes); Rothfus Amendment (10 minutes); Keating / Rothfus / Blumenauer / Bera / Roe Amendment (10 minutes); Lynch Amendment (10 minutes); Israel / McKinley / Mullin Amendment (10 minutes); Clark Amendment (10 minutes) // Postponed Suspension Votes: H.R. 1818 - Veteran Emergency Medical Technician Support Act of 2016 (Rep. Kinzinger / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 4586 - Lali's Law (Rep. Dold / Energy and Commerce) // Special Orders

May 12, 2016

9:30 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate convenes and proceeds to a period of morning business, thereafter resuming consideration of substitute amendment #3801 to H.R. 2028 - Energy and Water Development and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2016, post-cloture.

May 11, 2016

10:15 a.m. - Fantasy Sports: House Energy and Commerce Committee, Commerce Manufacturing and Trade Subcommittee

May 11, 2016

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at 10:00 a.m. for morning hour and noon for legislative business. One Minutes // H.R. 4641 - To provide for the establishment of an inter-agency task force to review, modify, and update best practices for pain management and prescribing pain medication, and for other purposes (Structured Rule) (Rep. Brooks (IN) / Energy and Commerce) // The Rule provides for one hour of general debate and makes in order the following amendments: Brownley Amendment (10 minutes); Carter (GA) Amendment (10 minutes); Grayson Amendment (10 minutes); Clark Amendment #1 (10 minutes); Moulton / Zeldin / Walz Amendment (10 minutes); Nolan Amendment (10 minutes); Watson Coleman Amendment (10 minutes); Kuster / Guinta Amendment (10 minutes); Schiff Amendment (10 minutes); Clark Amendment #2 (10 minutes); Rothfus / Keating Amendment (10 minutes); Clark Amendment #3 (10 minutes); Esty / Knight Amendment (10 minutes); Welch / McKinley Amendment (10 minutes); Sessions Amendment (10 minutes) // Suspensions (11): H.R. 4843 - Infant Plan of Safe Care Improvement Act (Rep. Barletta / Education and the Workforce) // H.R. 4978 - NAS Healthy Babies Act, as amended (Rep. Jenkins / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 3680 - Co-Prescribing to Reduce Overdoses Act of 2016, as amended (Rep. Sarbanes / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 3691 - Improving Treatment for Pregnant and Postpartum Women Act of 2016 (Rep. Lujan / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 1818 - Veteran Emergency Medical Technician Support Act of 2016 (Rep. Kinzinger / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 4969 - John Thomas Decker Act of 2016 (Rep. Meehan / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 4586 - Lali's Law (Rep. Dold / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 4599 - Reducing Unused Medications Act of 2016 (Rep. Clark / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 4976 - Opioid Review Modernization Act of 2016 (Rep. Sean Patrick Maloney / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 4982 - Examining Opioid Treatment Infrastructure Act of 2016 (Rep. Foster / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 4981 - Opioid Use Disorder Treatment Expansion and Modernization Act, as amended (Rep. Bucshon / Energy and Commerce) // Special Orders

May 11, 2016

9:30 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of H.R. 2028 - Energy and Water Development and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2016, conducting a cloture vote on Cotton amendment #3878 (Iran-heavy water).

May 10, 2016

2:15 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of H.R. 2028 - Energy and Water Development and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2016.

May 10, 2016

12:00 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at noon for morning hour and 2:00 p.m. for legislative business, with votes postponed until 6:30 p.m. One Minutes // Suspensions (10): S. 2755 - Fallen Heroes Flag Act of 2016, as amended (Sen. Blunt / House Administration) // H.R. 4063 - Jason Simcakoski PROMISE Act, as amended (Rep. Bilirakis / Veterans’ Affairs) // H.R. 4957 - To designate the Federal building located at 99 New York Avenue, N.E., in the District of Columbia as the "Ariel Rios Federal Building" (Rep. Carson / Transportation and Infrastructure) // H.R. 4985 - Kingpin Designation Improvement Act of 2016 (Rep. Katko / Foreign Affairs) // S. 32 - Transnational Drug Trafficking Act of 2015 (Sen. Feinstein / Judiciary) // H.R. 5048 - Good Samaritan Assessment Act of 2016 (Rep. Guinta / Judiciary) // H.R. 5052 - OPEN Act (Rep. McCarthy / Judiciary) // S. 125 - Bulletproof Vest Partnership Grant Program Reauthorization Act of 2015 (Sen. Leahy / Judiciary) // H.R. 2137 - Federal Law Enforcement Self-Defense and Protection Act of 2015 (Rep. Collins (GA) / Judiciary) // H.R. 3209 - Recovering Missing Children Act (Rep. Paulsen / Ways and Means) // Special Orders

May 9, 2016

3:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate convenes and proceeds to a period of morning business, thereafter resuming consideration of H.R. 2028 - Energy and Water Development and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2016.

May 6, 2016

9:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets in a pro forma session.

May 5, 2016

11:30 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate meets in a pro forma session.

May 3, 2016

3:00 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets in a pro forma session.

May 2, 2016

2:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate meets in a pro forma session.

April 29, 2016

9:15 a.m. - Pelosi On-Camera: House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) speaks with reporters.

April 29, 2016

9:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets for legislative business. One Minutes // H.R. 4901 - SOAR Reauthorization Act (Closed Rule, One Hour of Debate) (Rep. Chaffetz / Oversight and Government Reform) // Special Orders

April 28, 2016

11:30 a.m. - Ryan On-Camera: House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-WI) speaks with reporters.

April 28, 2016

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at 10:00 a.m. for morning hour and noon for legislative business. One Minutes // H.J. Res. 88 - Disapproving the rule submitted by the Department of Labor relating to the definition of the term "Fiduciary" (Closed Rule, One Hour of Debate) (Rep. Roe / Education and the Workforce) // Postponed Suspension Votes: H.R. 5019 - Fair Access to Investor Research Act of 2016 (Rep. Hill / Financial Services) // H.R. 2901 - Flood Insurance Market Parity and Modernization Act (Rep. Ross / Financial Services) // Special Orders

April 28, 2016

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate convenes and proceeds to a period of morning business, thereafter resuming consideration of H.R. 2028 - Energy and Water Development and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2016.

April 27, 2016

10:30 a.m. - FY2017 Defense Budget: Senate Appropriations Committee, Defense Subcommittee

April 27, 2016

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at 10:00 a.m. for morning hour and noon for legislative business. One Minutes // Suspensions (4): H.R. 4923 - American Manufacturing Competitiveness Act of 2016 (Rep. Brady (TX) / Ways and Means) // H.R. 4240 - No Fly for Foreign Fighters Act (Rep. Jackson Lee / Judiciary) // H.R. 699 - Email Privacy Act (Rep. Yoder / Judiciary) // S. 1890 - Defend Trade Secrets Act of 2016 (Sen. Hatch / Judiciary) // H.R. 4498 - HALOS Act (Structured Rule) (Rep. Chabot / Financial Services) // The Rule provides for one hour of general debate and makes in order the following amendment: Rep. Waters Amendment (10 minutes) // Special Orders

April 27, 2016

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of H.R. 2028 - Energy and Water Development and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2016, voting on the motion to invoke cloture on the substitute amendment to the bill.

April 26, 2016

12:00 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at noon for morning hour and 2:00 p.m. for legislative business, with votes postponed until 6:30 p.m. One Minutes // Suspensions (14): H.R. 4096 - Investor Clarity and Bank Parity Act (Rep. Capuano / Financial Services) // H.R. 5019 - Fair Access to Investor Research Act of 2016 (Rep. Hill / Financial Services) // H.R. 2901 - Flood Insurance Market Parity and Modernization Act (Rep. Ross / Financial Services) // H.R. 223 - Great Lakes Restoration Initiative Act of 2016 (Rep. Joyce / Transportation and Infrastructure) // House Amendment to S. 1523 - To amend the Federal Water Pollution Control Act to reauthorize the National Estuary Program, and for other purposes, as amended (Sen. Whitehouse / Transportation and Infrastructure) // H.R. 1684 - Foreign Spill Protection Act of 2016, as amended (Rep. Curbelo / Transportation and Infrastructure) // H.R. 4820 - Combating Terrorist Recruitment Act of 2016, as amended (Rep. Fleismann / Homeland Security) // H.R. 4698 - Securing Aviation from Foreign Entry Points and Guarding Airports Through Enhanced Security Act of 2016, as amended (Rep. Katko / Homeland Security) // H.R. 3583 - PREPARE Act, as amended (Rep. McSally / Homeland Security) // H.R. 2615 - Virgin Islands of the United States Centennial Commission Act (Rep. Plaskett / Oversight and Government Reform) // H.R. 2908 - National Bison Legacy Act (Rep. Clay / Oversight and Government Reform) // H.R. 4359 - Administrative Leave Reform Act, as amended (Rep. Chaffetz / Oversight and Government Reform) // H.R. 4360 - Official Personnel File Enhancement Act (Rep. Chaffetz / Oversight and Government Reform) // Concur in the Senate Amendment to H.R. 1493 - Protect and Preserve Cultural Property Act (Rep. Engel / Foreign Affairs) // Special Orders

April 26, 2016

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of H.R. 2028 - Energy and Water Development and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2016, voting on amendments in order to the bill, recessing from 12:30 p.m. until 2:15 p.m. for weekly caucus meetings.

April 25, 2016

3:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate convenes and proceeds to a period of morning business, thereafter resuming consideration of H.R. 2028 - Energy and Water Development and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2016.

April 25, 2016

11:30 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets in a pro forma session.

April 21, 2016

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate convenes and proceeds to a period of morning business, thereafter resuming consideration of H.R. 2028 - Energy and Water Development and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2016.

April 21, 2016

9:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets for legislative business. One Minutes // H.R. 3724 - Ensuring Integrity in the IRS Workforce Act of 2015, Rules Committee Print (Closed Rule, One Hour of Debate) (Rep. Noem / Ways and Means) // H.R. 4890 - To impose a ban on the payment of bonuses to employees of the Internal Revenue Service until the Secretary of the Treasury develops and implements a comprehensive customer service strategy, Rules Committee Print (Structured Rule) (Rep. Meehan / Ways and Means) // The Rule provides for one hour of general debate and makes in order the following amendments: Rep. Brady (TX) Amendment (10 minutes); Rep. Sanford Amendment (10 minutes) // Special Orders

April 20, 2016

10:00 a.m. - Pricing Fetal Tissue: House Energy and Commerce Committee, Select Investigative Panel

April 20, 2016

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at 10:00 a.m. for morning hour and noon for legislative business. One Minutes // H.R. 4885 - IRS Oversight While Eliminating Spending (OWES) Act of 2016, Rules Committee Print (Closed Rule, One Hour of Debate) (Rep. Smith (MO) / Ways and Means) // H.R. 1206 - No Hires for the Delinquent IRS Act, Rules Committee Print (Structured Rule) (Rep. Rouzer / Ways and Means) // The Rule provides for one hour of general debate and makes in order the following amendment: Rep. Grayson Amendment (10 minutes) // Special Orders

April 20, 2016

9:30 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of S. 2012 - Energy Policy Modernization Act of 2015, conducting a roll call vote on passage of the bill, as amended. The Senate then begins consideration of H.R. 2028 - Energy and Water Development and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2016.

April 19, 2016

10:00 a.m. - ISIS Artifacts Trafficking: House Financial Services Committee, Task Force to Investigate Terrorism Financing

April 19, 2016

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at 10:00 a.m. for morning hour and noon for legislative business. One Minutes // H. Res. 687 - Providing for consideration of H.R. 1206, No Hires for the Delinquent IRS Act; and H.R. 4885, IRS Oversight While Eliminating Spending (OWES) Act of 2016 (One Hour of Debate) (Rep. Stivers / Rules) // H. Res. 688 - Providing for consideration of H.R. 4890, To impose a ban on the payment of bonuses to employees of the Internal Revenue Service until the Secretary of the Treasury develops and implements a comprehensive customer service strategy; and H.R. 3724, Ensuring Integrity in the IRS Workforce Act of 2015 (One Hour of Debate) (Rep. Collins (GA) / Rules) // Suspensions (7): H. Res. 673 - Expressing the sense of the House of Representatives that the Internal Revenue Service should provide printed copies of Internal Revenue Service Publication 17 to taxpayers in the United States free of charge (Rep. Grothman / Ways and Means) // H.R. 4903 - To prohibit the use of funds by Internal Revenue Service to target citizens of the United States for exercising any right guaranteed under the First Amendment to the Constitution of the United States (Rep. Allen / Ways and Means) // H.R. 4284 - Service Provider Opportunity Clarification Act of 2015 (Rep. Curbelo / Small Business) // H.R. 3714 - Small Agriculture Producer Size Standards Improvements Act of 2015 (Rep. Bost / Small Business) // H.R. 4332 - Maximizing Small Business Competition Act of 2016 (Rep. Kelly (MS) / Small Business) // H.R. 4325 - Unifying Small Business Terminology Act of 2016 (Rep. Velazquez / Small Business) // H.R. 4326 - Small and Disadvantaged Business Enhancement Act of 2016 (Rep. Adams / Small Business) // Special Orders

April 19, 2016

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate convenes and proceeds to a period of morning business, thereafter resuming consideration of H.R. 636 - America's Small Business Tax Relief Act of 2015 (FAA reauthorization), post-cloture, voting on passage of the bill, as amended, recessing from 12:30 p.m. until 2:15 p.m. for weekly caucus meetings. The Senate then resumes consideration of S. 2012 - Energy Policy Modernization Act of 2015.

April 18, 2016

3:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of H.R. 636 - America's Small Business Tax Relief Act of 2015 (FAA reauthorization), adopting the substitute amendment #3679, as amended, then conducting a roll call vote on the motion to invoke cloture on the bill.

April 18, 2016

12:00 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at noon for morning hour and 2:00 p.m. for legislative business, with votes postponed until 6:30 p.m. One Minutes // Suspensions (8): S. 1638 - Department of Homeland Security Headquarters Consolidation Accountability Act of 2015 (Sen. Johnson / Homeland Security) // H.R. 4618 - To designate the Federal building and United States courthouse located at 121 Spring Street SE in Gainesville, Georgia, as the "Sidney Oslin Smith, Jr. Federal Building and United States Courthouse" (Rep. Collins (GA) / Transportation and Infrastructure) // H. Con. Res. 119 - Authorizing the use of the Capitol Grounds for the Greater Washington Soap Box Derby (Rep. Hoyer / Transportation and Infrastructure) // H.R. 4570 - 100 Years of Women in Congress Act (Rep. Meng / Agriculture) // S. 719 - To rename the Armed Forces Reserve Center in Great Falls, Montana, the Captain John E. Moran and Captain William Wylie Galt Armed Forces Reserve Center (Sen. Tester / Armed Services) // H.R. 3866 - To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 1265 Hurffville Road in Deptford Township, New Jersey, as the "First Lieutenant Salvatore S. Corma II Post Office Building" (Rep. Norcross / Oversight and Government Reform) //  H.R. 2928 - To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 201 B Street in Perryville, Arkansas, as the "Harold George Bennett Post Office" (Rep. Hill / Oversight and Government Reform) // H.R. 4605 - To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 615 6th Avenue SE in Cedar Rapids, Iowa as the "Sgt. 1st Class Terryl L. Pasker Post Office Building" (Rep. Blum / Oversight and Government Reform) // Special Orders

April 15, 2016

9:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets for legislative business. One Minutes // H.R. 2666 - No Rate Regulation of Broadband Internet Access Act (Structured Rule) (Rep. Kinzinger / Energy and Commerce) // The Rule provides for one hour of general debate and makes in order the following amendments: Rep. Doyle Amendment (10 minutes); Reps. Lujan / Pallone / Yarmuth / Clarke Amendment (10 minutes); Rep. McNerney Amendment (10 minutes) // Special Orders

April 14, 2016

11:30 a.m. - Ryan On-Camera: House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-WI) speaks with reporters.

April 14, 2016

10:45 a.m. - Pelosi On-Camera: House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) speaks with reporters.

April 14, 2016

10:00 a.m. - Federal Biodefenses: Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee

April 14, 2016

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at 10:00 a.m. for morning hour and noon for legislative business. One Minutes // H.R. 3791 - To raise the consolidated assets threshold under the small bank holding company policy statement, and for other purposes (Structured Rule) (Rep. Love / Financial Services) // The Rule provides for one hour of general debate and makes in order the following amendment: Rep. Kelly (IL) Amendment (10 minutes) // H.R. 3340 - Financial Stability Oversight Council Reform Act (Structured Rule) (Rep. Emmer / Financial Services) // The Rule provides for one hour of general debate and makes in order the following amendment: Rep. Royce Amendment (10 minutes) // Special Orders

April 14, 2016

9:30 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of the motion to invoke cloture on the Thune substitute amendment #3679 to H.R. 636 - America's Small Business Tax Relief Act of 2015 (FAA reauthorization), conducting a roll call vote on the motion.

April 13, 2016

2:00 p.m. - DC Metro Review: House Oversight and Government Reform Committee, Government Operations Subcommittee

April 13, 2016

10:00 a.m. - Puerto Rico Legislation: House Natural Resources Committee

April 13, 2016

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at 10:00 a.m. for morning hour and noon for legislative business. One Minutes // H. Res. 672 - Providing for consideration of H.R. 2666, No Rate Regulation of Broadband Internet Access Act (One Hour of Debate) (Rep. Burgess / Rules) // H. Res. 671 - Providing for consideration of H.R. 3791, To raise the consolidated assets threshold under the small bank holding company policy statement; and H.R. 3340, Financial Stability Oversight Council Reform Act (One Hour of Debate) (Rep. Stivers/ Rules) //  Suspensions (5): H.R. 3586 - Border and Maritime Coordination Improvement Act, as amended (Rep. Miller (MI) / Homeland Security) // H.R. 4482 - Southwest Border Security Threat Assessment Act of 2016, as amended (Rep. McSally / Homeland Security) // H.R. 4509 - State and High-Risk Urban Area Working Group Act, as amended (Rep. Payne / Homeland Security) // H.R. 4549 - Treating Small Airports with Fairness Act of 2016, as amended (Rep. Walden / Homeland Security) // H.R. 4403 - Enhancing Overseas Traveler Vetting Act, as amended (Rep. Hurd / Foreign Affairs) // Special Orders

April 13, 2016

9:30 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate convenes and proceeds to a period of morning business, thereafter resuming consideration of H.R. 636 - America's Small Business Tax Relief Act of 2015 (FAA reauthorization), with amendments pending.

April 12, 2016

2:00 p.m. - Radicalism & Foreign Aid: Senate Appropriations Committee, State Foreign Operations and Related Programs Subcommittee

April 12, 2016

2:00 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets for legislative business, with votes postponed until 6:30 p.m. One Minutes // Suspensions (4): S. 2512 - Adding Zika Virus to the FDA Priority Review Voucher Program Act (Sen. Franken / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 2947 - Financial Institution Bankruptcy Act of 2016 (Rep. Trott / Judiciary) // H.R. 4676 - Preventing Crimes Against Veterans Act of 2016, as amended (Rep. Rooney / Judiciary) // H.R. 1567 - Global Food Security Act of 2016, as amended (Rep. Smith (NJ) / Foreign Affairs) // Special Orders

April 12, 2016

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate convenes and proceeds to a period of morning business, thereafter resuming consideration of H.R. 636 - America's Small Business Tax Relief Act of 2015 (FAA reauthorization), with amendments pending.

April 11, 2016

3:30 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets in a pro forma session.

April 11, 2016

3:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate convenes and proceeds to a period of morning business, thereafter resuming consideration of H.R. 636 - America's Small Business Tax Relief Act of 2015 (FAA reauthorization), then proceeding to Executive Session to consider the nomination of Waverly D. Crenshaw, to be U.S. District Judge for the Middle District of Tennessee, conducting a roll call vote on confirmation of the nomination.

April 7, 2016

9:30 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of the motion to proceed to H.R. 636 - America's Small Business Tax Relief Act of 2015 (FAA reauthorization), with the following amendments pending: Thune amendment #3464 (substitute); Gardner #3460 (unmanned aircraft systems); and Thune #3512 (security).

April 6, 2016

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of the motion to proceed to H.R. 636 - America's Small Business Tax Relief Act of 2015 (FAA reauthorization), conducting a roll call vote on the motion to invoke cloture on the motion.

April 5, 2016

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of the motion to proceed to H.R. 636 - America's Small Business Tax Relief Act of 2015 (FAA reauthorization), recessing from 12:15 p.m. to 2:15 p.m. for weekly caucus meetings.

April 4, 2016

3:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate convenes and proceeds to a period of morning business, thereafter resuming consideration of S.1890 - Defend Trade Secrets Act, conducting a roll call vote on passage of the bill, as amended.

March 31, 2016

6:30 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate meets in a pro forma session.

March 28, 2016

11:30 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate meets in a pro forma session.

March 24, 2016

11:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate meets in a pro forma session.

March 23, 2016

9:30 a.m. - Gitmo Closure Plan: House Foreign Affairs Committee

March 23, 2016

9:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets for legislative business. One Minutes // H.Res. 658 - Condemning in the strongest terms the terrorist attacks in Brussels on March 22, 2016, which murdered more than 30 innocent people, and severely wounded many more. (Rep. Poe / Foreign Affairs) // Complete Consideration of H.R. 2745 - SMARTER Act (Closed Rule) (Rep. Farenthold / Judiciary) // Special Orders

March 22, 2016

10:00 a.m. - Defense Budget: House Armed Services Committee

March 22, 2016

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at 10:00 a.m. for morning hour and noon for legislative business. One Minutes // Suspensions (7): H.R. 4742 - Promoting Women in Entrepreneurship Act (Rep. Esty / Science, Space, and Technology) // H.R. 4755 - Inspiring the Next Space Pioneers, Innovators, Researchers, and Explorers (INSPIRE) Women Act (Rep. Comstock / Science, Space, and Technology) // H.R. 482 - Ocmulgee Mounds National Historical Park Boundary Revision Act of 2016 (Rep. Bishop (GA) / Natural Resources) // H.R. 2857 - To facilitate the addition of park administration at the Coltsville National Historical Park, and for other purposes (Rep. Larson / Natural Resources) // H.R. 4119 - Gulf Islands National Seashore Land Exchange Act of 2016 (Rep. Palazzo / Natural Resources) // H.R. 4472 - Modernizing the Interstate Placement of Children in Foster Care Act (Rep. Young (IN) / Ways and Means) // H.R. 4336 - Women Airforce Service Pilot Arlington Inurnment Restoration Act, as amended (Rep. McSally / Veterans’ Affairs) // Begin Consideration of H.R. 2745 - SMARTER Act (Subject to a Rule) (Rep. Farenthold / Judiciary) // Special Orders

March 21, 2016

12:00 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at noon for morning hour and 2:00 p.m. for legislative business, with votes postponed until 6:30 p.m. Suspensions (6): H.R. 1670 - National POW/MIA Remembrance Act of 2015 (Rep. Lynch / House Administration) // House Amendment to S. 192 - Older Americans Act Reauthorization Act of 2016, as amended (Sen. Alexander / Education and Workforce) // H.R. 4314 - Counterterrorism Screening and Assistance Act of 2016, as amended (Rep. Zeldin / Foreign Affairs) // S. 2393 - Foreclosure Relief and Extension for Servicemembers Act of 2015 (Sen. Whitehouse / Veterans’ Affairs) // Concur in the Senate Amendment to H.R. 4721 - Airport and Airway Extension Act of 2016 (Rep. Shuster / Transportation and Infrastructure) // S. 1180 - Integrated Public Alert and Warning System Modernization Act of 2015 (Sen. Johnson / Transportation and Infrastructure) // Special Orders

March 21, 2016

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate meets in a pro forma session.

March 17, 2016

11:30 a.m. - Ryan On-Camera: House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-WI) speaks with reporters.

March 17, 2016

10:45 a.m. - Pelosi On-Camera: House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) speaks with reporters.

March 17, 2016

9:30 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate convenes and proceeds to a period of morning business, thereafter resuming consideration of S.Res. 377 - directing the Senate Legal Counsel to bring a civil action to enforce a subpoena of the Permanent Subcommittee on Investigations, conducting a roll call vote on adoption of the resolution.

March 17, 2016

9:00 a.m. - Flint Water Crisis: House Oversight and Government Reform Committee

March 17, 2016

9:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets for legislative business. One Minutes // H. Res. 639 - Authorizing the Speaker to appear as amicus curiae on behalf of the House of Representatives in the matter of United States, et al. v. Texas, et al. (Rep. Ryan (OH) / Rules) // Special Orders

March 16, 2016

2:00 p.m. - Balanced Budget Amendment: Senate Judiciary Committee

March 16, 2016

10:15 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of motion to invoke cloture on the motion to concur with the House message to accompany S.764 - National Sea Grant College Program Amendments Act of 2015, with amendment #3450 (GMO Labeling), conducting a roll call vote on the motion.

March 16, 2016

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at 10:00 a.m. for morning hour and noon for legislative business. One Minutes // H.R. 4596 - Small Business Broadband Deployment Act (Structured Rule) (Rep. Walden / Energy and Commerce) // The Rule provides for one hour of general debate and makes in order the following amendment: Rep. Veasey Amendment (10 minutes) // Postponed Suspension Votes: H.R. 4416 - To extend the deadline for commencement of construction of a hydroelectric project (Rep. McKinley / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 4434 - To extend the deadline for commencement of construction of a hydroelectric project (Rep. Gibson / Energy and Commerce) // Special Orders

March 15, 2016

2:30 p.m. - Reid On-Camera: Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid (D-NV) and party leaders speak with reporters.

March 15, 2016

2:15 p.m. - McConnell On-Camera: Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) and party leaders speak with reporters.

March 15, 2016

10:00 a.m. - Flint Water Crisis: House Oversight and Government Reform Committee

March 15, 2016

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at 10:00 a.m. for morning hour and noon for legislative business. One Minutes // H.R. 3797 - Satisfying Energy Needs and Saving the Environment Act (Structured Rule) (Rep. Rothfus / Energy and Commerce) // The Rule provides for one hour of general debate and makes in order the following amendments: Rep. Pallone Amendment (10 minutes); Rep. Engel Amendment (10 minutes); Rep. Bera Amendment (10 minutes); Rep. Peters Amendment (10 minutes); Rep. Veasey Amendment (10 minutes) // Postponed Suspension Votes: H.R. 2081 - To extend the deadline for commencement of construction of a hydroelectric project involving the Gibson Dam (Rep. Zinke / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 3447 - To extend the deadline for commencement of construction of a hydroelectric project, as amended (Rep. Foxx / Energy and Commerce) // Special Orders

March 15, 2016

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate convenes and proceeds to a period of morning business, recessing from 12:30 p.m. until 2:15 p.m. for weekly caucus meetings, thereafter resuming consideration of motion to invoke cloture on the motion to concur with the House message to accompany S.764 - National Sea Grant College Program Amendments Act of 2015, with amendment #3450 (GMO Labeling).

March 14, 2016

3:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate convenes and proceeds to a period of morning business, thereafter resuming Executive Session to consider the nomination of John B. King, to be Secretary of Education, conducting a roll call vote on confirmation of the nomination.

March 14, 2016

12:00 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at noon for morning hour and 2:00 p.m. for legislative business, with votes postponed until 6:30 p.m. One Minutes // Suspensions (14): H.R. 2984 - Fair RATES Act (Rep. Kennedy / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 1268 - Energy Efficient Government Technology Act, as amended (Rep. Eshoo / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 4427 - To amend section 203 of the Federal Power Act, as amended (Rep. Pompeo / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 2080 - To reinstate and extend the deadline for commencement of construction of a hydroelectric protect involving Clark Canyon Dam (Rep. Zinke / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 2081 - To extend the deadline for commencement of construction of a hydroelectric project involving the Gibson Dam (Rep. Zinke / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 3447 - To extend the deadline for commencement of construction of a hydroelectric project, as amended (Rep. Foxx / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 4416 - To extend the deadline for commencement of construction of a hydroelectric project (Rep. McKinley / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 4434 - To extend the deadline for commencement of construction of a hydroelectric project (Rep. Gibson / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 4411 - To extend the deadline for commencement of construction of a hydroelectric project (Rep. Griffith / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 4412 - To extend the deadline for commencement of construction of a hydroelectric project (Rep. Griffith / Energy and Commerce) // H. Con. Res. 121 - Expressing the sense of the Congress condemning the gross violations of international law amounting to war crimes and crimes against humanity by the Government of Syria, its allies, and other parties to the conflict in Syria, and asking the President to direct his Ambassador at the United Nations to promote the establishment of a war crimes tribunal where these crimes could be addressed, as amended (Rep. Smith (NJ) / Foreign Affairs) // H. Con. Res. 75 - Expressing the sense of Congress that the atrocities perpetrated by ISIL against religious and ethnic minorities in Iraq and Syria include war crimes, crimes against humanity, and genocide, as amended (Sen. Gardner / Foreign Affairs) // S. 2426 - To direct the Secretary of State to develop a strategy to obtain observer status for Taiwan in the International Criminal Police Organization, and for other purposes (Sen. Gardner / Foreign Affairs) // H.R. 4721 - To amend title 49, United States Code, to extend authorizations for the airport improvement program, to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to extend the funding and expenditure authority of the Airport and Airway Trust Fund, and for other purposes (Rep. Shuster / Transportation and Infrastructure) // Special Orders

March 10, 2016

11:30 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets in a pro forma session.

March 10, 2016

9:30 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate convenes and proceeds to a period of morning business, thereafter resuming consideration of S.524 - Comprehensive Addiction and Recovery Act of 2015, conducting a roll call vote on passage of the bill, as amended.

March 9, 2016

9:30 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate convenes and proceeds to a period of morning business, thereafter resuming consideration of S.524 - Comprehensive Addiction and Recovery Act of 2015, disposing of substitute amendment #3378 and the Donnelly amendment #3374 prior to a vote on the motion to invoke cloture on the bill, as amended.

March 8, 2016

2:30 p.m. - Reid On-Camera: Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid (D-NV) and party leaders speak with reporters.

March 8, 2016

2:15 p.m. - McConnell On-Camera: Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) and party leaders speak with reporters.

March 8, 2016

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate convenes and proceeds to a period of morning business, thereafter resuming consideration of S.524 - Comprehensive Addiction and Recovery Act of 2015, post-cloture on the substitute amendment #3378, with the following amendment pending: #3374 (Donnelly), recessing from 12:30 p.m. until 2:15 p.m. for weekly caucus meetings.

March 7, 2016

4:00 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets in a pro forma session.

March 7, 2016

3:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate convenes and proceeds to a period of morning business, thereafter resuming consideration of S.524 - Comprehensive Addiction and Recovery Act of 2015, conducting a vote on the motion to invoke cloture on the substitute amendment to the bill.

March 3, 2016

12:30 p.m. - Senate Democrats, CBC on SCOTUS: Senators Reid, Schumer, Udall and Hirono, and members of the Congressional Black Caucus discuss the vacancy at the Supreme Court.

March 3, 2016

11:30 a.m. - Ryan On-Camera: House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-WI) speaks with reporters.

March 3, 2016

10:45 a.m. - Pelosi On-Camera: House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) speaks with reporters.

March 3, 2016

9:30 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of S.524 - Comprehensive Addiction and Recovery Act of 2015.

March 3, 2016

9:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets for legislative business. One Minutes // H.R. 4557 - Blocking Regulatory Interference from Closing Kilns Act of 2016 (Closed Rule, One Hour of Debate) (Rep. Johnson (OH) / Energy and Commerce) // Postponed Suspension Vote: S. 1826 - To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 99 West 2nd Street in Fond du Lac, Wisconsin, as the Lieutenant Colonel James "Maggie" Megellas Post Office (Sen. Johnson / Oversight and Government Reform) // Special Orders

March 2, 2016

10:15 a.m. - Zika Virus Response: House Energy and Commerce Committee

March 2, 2016

10:00 a.m. - Fetal Tissue Bioethics: House Energy and Commerce Committee, Select Investigative Panel

March 2, 2016

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at 10:00 a.m. for morning hour and noon for legislative business. One Minutes // H.R. 3716 - Ensuring Terminated Providers are Removed from Medicaid and CHIP Act (Structured Rule) (Rep. Bucshon / Energy and Commerce) // The Rule provides for one hour of general debate and makes in order the following amendments: Bucshon / Collins (NY) / Welch / Tonko Amendment (10 minutes); Jackson Lee Amendment #1 (10 minutes); Jackson Lee Amendment #2 (10 minutes); Moore Amendment (10 minutes) // Special Orders

March 2, 2016

9:30 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of S.524 - Comprehensive Addiction and Recovery Act of 2015, beginning with the substitute amendment #3378, and the following first degree amendments in order: #3362 - Feinstein/Grassley (DOJ); #3345 - Shaheen (Appropriations); and #3367 - Toomey (Medicare).

March 1, 2016

2:30 p.m. - Reid On-Camera: Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid (D-NV) and party leaders speak with reporters.

March 1, 2016

2:15 p.m. - McConnell On-Camera: Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) and party leaders speak with reporters.

March 1, 2016

1:00 p.m. - Mobile Encryption: House Judiciary Committee

March 1, 2016

10:30 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of the motion to proceed to S.524 - Comprehensive Addiction and Recovery Act of 2015, post-cloture, recessing from 12:30 p.m. until 2:15 p.m. for weekly caucus meetings.

March 1, 2016

10:00 a.m. - Southern Border: House Homeland Security Committee, Border and Maritime Security Subcommittee

March 1, 2016

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at 10:00 a.m. for morning hour and noon for legislative business. One Minutes // Suspensions (12): H.R. 2814 - To name the Department of Veterans Affairs community-based outpatient clinic in Sevierville, Tennessee, the Dannie A. Carr Veterans Outpatient Clinic (Rep. Roe / Veterans’ Affairs) // H.R. 2347 - Federal Advisory Committee Act Amendments of 2016, as amended (Rep. Clay / Oversight and Government Reform) // H.R. 136 - To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 1103 USPS Building 1103 in Camp Pendleton, California, as the "Camp Pendleton Medal of Honor Post Office"(Rep. Issa / Oversight and Government Reform) // H.R. 3735 - To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 200 Town Run Lane in Winston Salem, North Carolina, as the "Maya Angelou Memorial Post Office" (Rep. Adams / Oversight and Government Reform) // H.R. 1132 - To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 1048 West Robinhood Drive in Stockton, California, as the "W. Ronald Coale Memorial Post Office Building" (Rep. McNerney / Oversight and Government Reform) // H.R. 2458 - To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 5351 Lapalco Boulevard in Marrero, Louisiana, as the "Lionel R. Collins, Sr. Post Office Building" (Rep. Richmond / Oversight and Government Reform) // H.R. 3082 - To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 5919 Chef Menteur Highway in New Orleans, Louisiana, as the "Daryle Holloway Post Office Building" (Rep. Richmond / Oversight and Government Reform) // H.R. 3274 - To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 4567 Rockbridge Road in Pine Lake, Georgia, as the "Francis Manuel Ortega Post Office" (Rep. Johnson (GA) / Oversight and Government Reform) // H.R. 3601 - To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 7715 Post Road, North Kingstown, Rhode Island, as the "Melvoid J. Benson Post Office Building" (Rep. Langevin / Oversight and Government Reform) // H.R. 4046 - To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 220 East Oak Street, Glenwood City, Wisconsin, as the Second Lt. Ellen Ainsworth Memorial Post Office (Rep. Duffy / Oversight and Government Reform) // S. 1596 - To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 2082 Stringtown Road in Grove City, Ohio, as the "Specialist Joseph W. Riley Post Office Building" (Sen. Portman / Oversight and Government Reform) // S. 1826 - To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 99 West 2nd Street in Fond du Lac, Wisconsin, as the Lieutenant Colonel James "Maggie" Megellas Post Office (Sen. Johnson / Oversight and Government Reform) // Special Orders

February 29, 2016

3:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate convenes and proceeds to a period of morning business, thereafter resumings consideration of the motion to proceed to S.524 - Comprehensive Addiction and Recovery Act of 2015, conducting a roll call vote on the motion to invoke cloture on the motion to proceed to the bill.

February 29, 2016

12:00 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets for morning hour and legislative business, with votes postponed until 6:30 p.m. One Minutes // Suspensions (9): H.R. 4238 - To amend the Department of Energy Organization Act and the Local Public Works Capital Development and Investment Act of 1976 to modernize terms relating to minorities (Rep. Meng / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 4444 - EPS Improvement Act of 2016 (Rep. Ellmers / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 4583 - To promote a 21st century energy and manufacturing workforce (Rep. Rush / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 4401 - Amplifying Local Efforts to Root out Terror Act of 2016, as amended (Rep. Loudermilk / Homeland Security) // H. Res. 148 - Calling on the government of Iran to fulfill their promises of assistance in this case of Robert Levinson, the longest held United States civilian in our Nation's history, as amended (Rep. Deutch / Foreign Affairs) // H.R. 1471 - FEMA Disaster Assistance Reform Act of 2015, as amended (Rep. Barletta / Transportation and Infrastructure) // H.R. 4084 - Nuclear Energy Innovation Capabilities Act, as amended (Rep. Weber / Science, Space, and Technology) // S. 1172 - Edward "Ted" Kaufman and Michael Leavitt Presidential Transitions Improvements Act of 2015, as amended (Sen. Carper / Oversight and Government Reform) // S. 1580 - Competitive Service Act of 2015, as amended (Sen. Tester / Oversight and Government Reform) // Special Orders

February 26, 2016

9:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets for legislative business. One Minutes // Complete Consideration of H.R. 2406 - SHARE Act (Structured Rule) (Rep. Wittman / Natural Resources) // The Rule provides for no further general debate and makes in order the following amendments: Rep. Wittman Amendment (10 minutes); Rep. Beyer Amendment #1 (10 minutes); Rep. Jackson Lee Amendment (10 minutes); Rep. Bustos Amendment (10 minutes); Rep. Smith (MO) Amendment #1 (10 minutes); Rep. Meng Amendment (10 minutes); Rep. Huffman Amendment #1 (10 minutes); Rep. Beyer Amendment #2 (10 minutes); Rep. Smith (MO) Amendment #2 (10 minutes); Rep. Newhouse Amendment (10 minutes); Rep. Fleming Amendment (10 minutes); Rep. Griffith Amendment (10 minutes); Reps. Heck (NV) / Hardy / Amodei Amendment (10 minutes); Reps. Ribble / Lummis / Benishek / Peterson Amendment (10 minutes); Rep. Young (AK) Amendment (10 minutes); Rep. Huffman Amendment #2 (10 minutes); Rep. Lowenthal Amendment (10 minutes) // Special Orders

February 25, 2016

11:30 a.m. - Ryan On-Camera: House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-WI) speaks with reporters.

February 25, 2016

10:45 a.m. - Pelosi On-Camera: House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) speaks with reporters.

February 25, 2016

10:30 a.m. - Justice Dept Budget: Senate Appropriations Committee, Commerce Justice and Science and Related Agencies Subcommittee

February 25, 2016

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at 10:00 a.m. for morning hour and noon for legislative business. One Minutes // H.R. 3624 - Fraudulent Joinder Prevention Act of 2015 (Structured Rule) (Rep. Buck / Judiciary) // The Rule provides for one hour of general debate and makes in order the following amendments: Rep. Buck Amendment (10 minutes); Rep. Cartwright Amendment (10 minutes) // Begin Consideration of H.R. 2406 - SHARE Act (Structured Rule) (Rep. Wittman / Natural Resources) // Special Orders

February 25, 2016

9:30 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate convenes and proceeds to a period of morning business, thereafter proceeding to consideration of S.Res. 374, relating to the death of Antonin Scalia, Associate Justice of the Supreme Court of the United States, voting on adoption of the resolution.

February 24, 2016

10:00 a.m. - State Dept Budget: House Appropriations Committee, State Foreign Operations and Related Programs Subcommittee

February 24, 2016

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at 10:00 a.m. for morning hour and noon for legislative business. One Minutes // Suspensions (7): S. 238 - Eric Williams Correctional Officer Protection Act of 2015 (Sen. Toomey / Judiciary) // H.R. 3004 - To amend the Gullah/Geechee Cultural Heritage Act to extend the authorization for the Gullah/Geechee Cultural Heritage Corridor Commission (Rep. Clyburn / Natural Resources) //H.R. 2880 - Martin Luther King, Jr. National Historical Park Act of 2016 (Rep. Lewis (GA) / Natural Resources) // H.R. 812 - Indian Trust Asset Reform Act, as amended (Rep. Simpson / Natural Resources) // H.R. 1475 - Korean War Veterans Memorial Wall of Remembrance Act of 2016 (Rep. Sam Johnson (TX) / Natural Resources) // H.R. 3371 - Kennesaw Mountain National Battlefield Park Boundary Adjustment Act of 2015 (Rep. Loudermilk / Natural Resources) // H.R. 3620 - To amend the Delaware Water Gap National Recreation Area Improvement Act to provide access to certain vehicles serving residents of municipalities adjacent to the Delaware Water Gap National Recreation Area, and for other purposes (Rep. Marino / Natural Resources) // Special Orders

February 24, 2016

9:30 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of the nomination of Robert McKinnon Califf, to be Commissioner of Food and Drugs, Department of Health and Human Services, post-cloture, conducting a roll call vote on confirmation of the nomination.

February 23, 2016

2:30 p.m. - Reid On-Camera: Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid (D-NV) and party leaders speak with reporters.

February 23, 2016

2:15 p.m. - McConnell On-Camera: Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) and party leaders speak with reporters.

February 23, 2016

10:00 a.m. - State Dept Budget: Senate Foreign Relations Committee

February 23, 2016

2:00 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets for legislative business, with votes postponed until 6:30 p.m. One Minutes // Suspensions (5): S. 2109 - Directing Dollars to Disaster Relief Act of 2015 (Sen. Johnson / Transportation and Infrastructure) // H.R. 3584 - Transportation Security Administration Reform and Improvement Act of 2015 (Rep. Katko / Homeland Security) // H.R. 4408 - National Strategy to Combat Terrorist Travel Act of 2016, as amended (Rep. Katko / Homeland Security) // H.R. 4398 - DHS Acquisition Documentation Integrity Act of 2016 (Rep. Watson Coleman / Homeland Security) // H.R. 4402 - Foreign Fighter Review Act of 2016, as amended (Rep. Hurd / Homeland Security) // Special Orders

February 23, 2016

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes Executive Session to consider the nomination of Robert McKinnon Califf, to be Commissioner of Food and Drugs, Department of Health and Human Services, post-cloture, recessing from 12:30 p.m. until 2:15 p.m. for weekly caucus meetings.

February 22, 2016

3:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: Senator Coons is recognized to deliver Washington’s Farewell Address, after which the Senate proceeds to a period of morning business, later resuming Executive Session to consider the nomination of Robert McKinnon Califf, to be Commissioner of Food and Drugs, Department of Health and Human Services, conducting a roll call vote on the motion to invoke cloture on the nomination.

February 12, 2016

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate convenes and proceeds to a period of morning business.

February 12, 2016

9:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets for legislative business. One Minutes // Suspension: Concur in the Senate Amendment to H.R.757 - North Korea Sanctions and Policy Enhancement Act of 2016 (Rep. Royce / Foreign Affairs) // H.R. 2017 – Common Sense Nutrition Disclosure Act of 2015 (Structured Rule) (Rep. McMorris Rodgers / Energy and Commerce) // The Rule provides for one hour of general debate and makes in order the following amendments: McMorris Rodgers / Cárdenas Amendment (10 minutes); Rep. DeSaulnier Amendment (10 minutes); Schrader Amendment (10 minutes) // Special Orders

February 11, 2016

11:30 a.m. - Ryan On-Camera: House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-WI) speaks with reporters.

February 11, 2016

10:45 a.m. - Pelosi On-Camera: House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) speaks with reporters.

February 11, 2016

10:00 a.m. - Zika Response: Senate Appropriations Committee, Labor Health and Human Services Education and Related Agencies Subcommittee

February 11, 2016

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at 10:00 a.m. for morning hour and noon for legislative business. One Minutes // H.R. 3442 – Debt Management and Fiscal Responsibility Act of 2015 (Structured Rule) (Rep. Marchant / Ways and Means) // The Rule provides for one hour of general debate and makes in order the following amendments: Grijalva / Pocan Amendment #1 (10 minutes); Huelskamp Amendment (10 minutes); Newhouse / Byrne / Stivers Amendment (10 minutes); Kelly (IL) Amendment (10 minutes); Duffy / Hensarling / McClintock / Messer Amendment (10 minutes); Messer Amendment (10 minutes); Grijalva / Pocan Amendment #2 (10 minutes); Takano Amendment (10 minutes) // Special Orders

February 11, 2016

9:30 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of the motion to invoke cloture on the conference report to accompany H.R. 644 - Trade Facilitation and Trade Enforcement Act of 2015, conducting a roll call vote on the motion.

February 10, 2016

10:00 a.m. - Monetary Policy: House Financial Services Committee

February 10, 2016

10:00 a.m. - Mental Health & Criminal Justice: Senate Judiciary Committee

February 10, 2016

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at 10:00 a.m. for morning hour and noon for legislative business. One Minutes // Suspension: H.R. 4470 - Safe Drinking Water Act Improved Compliance Awareness Act, as amended (Rep. Kildee / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 3293 – Scientific Research in the National Interest Act (Structured Rule) (Rep. Smith (TX) / Science, Space, and Technology) // The Rule provides for one hour of general debate and makes in order the following amendments: Jackson Lee Amendment #1 (10 minutes); Johnson Amendment (10 minutes); Jackson Lee Amendment #2 (10 minutes); Jackson Lee Amendment #3 (10 minutes); DelBene Amendment #1 (10 minutes); DelBene Amendment #2 (10 minutes) // Special Orders

February 10, 2016

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate convenes and proceeds to a period of morning business, thereafter proceeding to consideration of H.R. 757 - North Korea Sanctions Enforcement Act of 2016, debating the bill for up to seven hours equally divided prior to a vote on the bill, as amended with the committee-reported amendment.

February 9, 2016

2:30 p.m. - McConnell On-Camera: Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) and party leaders speak with reporters.

February 9, 2016

2:15 p.m. - Reid On-Camera: Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid (D-NV) and party leaders speak with reporters.

February 9, 2016

12:00 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at noon for morning hour and 2:00 p.m. for legislative business, with votes postponed until 6:30 p.m. One Minutes // Suspensions (12): H.R. 4437 – To extend the deadline for the submittal of the final report required by the Commission on Care (Rep. Miller (FL) / Veterans’ Affairs) // H.R. 3106 – Construction Reform Act of 2016, as amended (Rep. Miller (FL) / Veterans’ Affairs) // H.R. 3016 – Veterans Employment, Education, and Healthcare Improvement Act, as amended (Rep. Wenstrup / Veterans’ Affairs) // H.R. 2360 – Career-Ready Student Veterans Act (Rep. Takano / Veterans’ Affairs) // H.R. 3262 – To provide for the conveyance of land of the Illiana Health Care System of the Department of Veterans Affairs in Danville, Illinois (Rep. Shimkus / Veterans’ Affairs) // H.R. 4056 – To Authorize the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to convey to the Florida Department of Veterans Affairs all right, title, and interest of the United States to the property known as “The Community Living Center” at the Lake Baldwin Veterans Affairs Outpatient Clinic, Orlando, Florida, as amended (Rep. Mica / Veterans’ Affairs) // H.R. 677 – American Heroes COLA Act of 2015, as amended (Rep. Abraham / Veterans’ Affairs) // H.R. 3234 – VA Medical Center Recovery Act, as amended (Rep. Roby / Veterans’ Affairs) // H.R. 2915 – Female Veteran Suicide Prevention Act (Rep. Brownley / Veterans’ Affairs) // H.R. 3036 – 9/11 Memorial Act (Rep. MacArthur / Natural Resources) // H.R. 890 – To correct the boundaries of the John H. Chafee Coastal Barrier Resources System Unit P16 (Rep. Clawson / Natural Resources) // Special Orders

February 9, 2016

11:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate convenes for a period of morning business, thereafter recessing from 12:30 p.m. until 2:15 p.m. for the weekly caucus meetings, then resuming Executive Session to conduct a roll call vote on confirmation of Scot Alan Marciel to be Ambassador of the United States of America to the Union of Burma.

February 8, 2016

2:00 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets in a pro forma session.

February 8, 2016

2:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate convenes and proceeds to a period of morning business, thereafter resuming Executive Session to consider the nomination of Rebecca Ebinger, to be U.S. District Judge for the Southern District of Iowa, conducting a roll call vote on confirmation of the nomination.

February 4, 2016

11:45 a.m. - Ryan, McCarthy On-Camera: House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-WI) and Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-CA) speak with reporters.

February 4, 2016

10:45 a.m. - Pelosi On-Camera: House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) speaks with reporters.

February 4, 2016

10:00 a.m. - Afghanistan Update: Senate Armed Services Committee

February 4, 2016

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets for legislative business. One Minutes // H.R. 766 - Financial Institution Customer Protection Act of 2015, Rules Committee Print (Structured Rule) (Rep. Luetkemeyer / Financial Services) // The Rule provides for one hour of general debate and makes in order the following amendments: Sherman Amendment (10 minutes); Gosar Amendment (10 minutes) // Special Orders

February 4, 2016

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of S. 2012, Energy Policy Modernization Act, conducting a roll call vote on the motion to invoke cloture on Murkowski amendment #2953 (substitute) to the bill.

February 4, 2016

9:00 a.m. - Prescription Drug Pricing: House Oversight and Government Reform Committee

February 3, 2016

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at 10:00 a.m. for morning hour and noon for legislative business. One Minutes // H.R. 1675 - Encouraging Employee Ownership Act of 2015, Rules Committee Print (Structured Rule) (Rep. Hultgren / Financial Services) // The Rule provides for one hour of general debate and makes in order the following amendments: DeSaulnier Amendment (10 minutes); Huizenga Amendment (10 minutes); Sherman Amendment (10 minutes); Ellison / Polis Amendment (10 minutes); Issa / Polis Amendment #1 (10 minutes); Issa / Polis Amendment #2 (10 minutes); Ellison / Maloney / Quigley / Polis Amendment (10 minutes) // Special Orders

February 3, 2016

9:30 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate convenes and proceeds to a period of morning business, thereafter resuming consideration of S. 2012 - Energy Policy Modernization Act of 2015.

February 3, 2016

9:00 a.m. - Flint Water Crisis: House Oversight and Government Reform Committee

February 2, 2016

2:30 p.m. - Reid On-Camera: Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid (D-NV) and party leaders speak with reporters.

February 2, 2016

2:15 p.m. - McConnell On-Camera: Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) and party leaders speak with reporters.

February 2, 2016

10:00 a.m. - Afghanistan Update: House Armed Services Committee

February 2, 2016

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at 10:00 a.m. for morning hour and noon for legislative business. One Minutes // H.R. 3700 - Housing Opportunity Through Modernization Act of 2015, Rules Committee Print (Subject Structured Rule) (Rep. Luetkemeyer / Financial Services) // The Rule provides for one hour of general debate and makes in order the following amendments: Buchanan Amendment (10 minutes); Waters Amendment (10 minutes); Sewell Amendment (10 minutes); Bordallo Amendment (10 minutes); Hinojosa (10 minutes); Meng (10 minutes); Palazzo Amendment (10 minutes); Welch Amendment (10 minutes); Lujan Grisham Amendment (10 minutes); Peters Amendment (10 minutes); Ellison Amendment (10 minutes); Al Green (TX) Amendment (10 minutes); Jackson Lee Amendment (10 minutes); Price (NC) / Aderholt Amendment (10 minutes) // Complete Consideration of H.R. 3662 - Iran Terror Finance Transparency Act (Rep. Russell / Foreign Affairs) // Veto Message on H.R. 3762 - Restoring Americans’ Healthcare Freedom Reconciliation Act of 2015 (Rep. Price (GA) / Budget) // Special Orders

February 2, 2016

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate convenes and proceeds to a period of morning business, thereafter resuming consideration of S. 2012 - Energy Policy Modernization Act of 2015, recessing from 12:30 p.m. until 2:15 p.m. for weekly caucus meetings, later conducting roll call votes on Lee amendment #3023 (national monuments) and Franken amendment #3115 (energy efficiency).

February 1, 2016

3:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of S. 2012 - Energy Policy Modernization Act of 2015, processing amendments to the bill.

February 1, 2016

12:00 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at noon for morning hour and 2:00 p.m. for legislative business, with votes postponed until 6:30 p.m. One Minutes // Suspensions (8): H.R. 2187 - Fair Investment Opportunities for Professional Experts Act (Rep. Schweikert / Financial Services) // H.R. 2209 - To require the appropriate Federal banking agencies to treat certain municipal obligations as level 2A liquid assets, and for other purposes (Rep. Messer / Financial Services) // H.R. 3784 - SEC Small Business Advocate Act of 2016, as amended (Rep. Carney / Financial Services) // H.R. 4168 - Small Business Capital Formation Enhancement Act (Rep. Poliquin / Financial Services) // Concur in the Senate Amendment to H.R. 515 - International Megan’s Law to Prevent Child Exploitation and Other Sexual Crimes Through Advanced Notification of Traveling Sex Offenders (Rep. Smith (NJ) / Foreign Affairs) // H.R. 400 - Trafficking Prevention in Foreign Affairs Contracting Act, as amended (Rep. Royce / Foreign Affairs) // S. 2152 - Electrify Africa Act of 2015 (Sen. Corker / Foreign Affairs) // Concur in the Senate Amendment to H.R. 4188 - Coast Guard Authorization Act of 2015 (Rep. Hunter / Transportation and Infrastructure) // Special Orders

January 28, 2016

2:00 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets in a pro forma session.

January 28, 2016

10:00 a.m. - Placing Undocumented Children: Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee, Permanent Investigations Subcommittee

January 28, 2016

9:45 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of S. 2012 - Energy Policy Modernization Act of 2015, conducting roll call votes on Crapo amendment #3021 (nuclear energy technologies) and Schatz amendment #2965 (advanced research projects).

January 28, 2016

9:30 a.m. - Nicholson Nomination: Senate Armed Services Committee

January 27, 2016

2:30 p.m. - Reid On-Camera: Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid (D-NV) and party leaders speak with reporters.

January 27, 2016

2:15 p.m. - McConnell On-Camera: Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) and party leaders speak with reporters.

January 27, 2016

11:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of S. 2012 - Energy Policy Modernization Act of 2015, recessing from 12:30 p.m. until 2:15 p.m. for weekly caucus meetings, later proceeding to Executive Session to consider the nomination of John Michael Vazquez, to be U.S. District Judge for the District of New Jersey, conducting a roll call vote on confirmation of the nomination.

January 27, 2016

10:00 a.m. - Opioid Abuse: Senate Judiciary Committee

January 26, 2016

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate convenes and proceeds to a period of morning business.

January 25, 2016

2:00 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets in a pro forma session.

January 22, 2016

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate meets in a pro forma session.

January 21, 2016

9:30 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of the motion to invoke cloture with respect to the veto message on S.J.Res. 22 - Providing for congressional disapproval under chapter 8 of title 5, United States Code, of the rule submitted by the Corps of Engineers and the Environmental Protection Agency relating to the definition of “Waters of the United States” under the Federal Water Pollution Control Act, conducting a roll call vote on the motion.

January 20, 2016

2:30 p.m. - Reid On-Camera: Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid (D-NV) and party leaders speak with reporters.

January 20, 2016

2:15 p.m. - McConnell On-Camera: Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) and party leaders speak with reporters.

January 20, 2016

10:30 a.m. - Gun Violence Executive Actions: Senate Appropriations Committee, Commerce Justice and Science and Related Agencies Subcommittee

January 20, 2016

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate convenes and proceeds to a period of morning business, recessing from 12:30 p.m. until 2:15 p.m. for weekly caucus meetings, thereafter resuming consideration of the motion to invoke cloture on the motion to proceed to H.R. 4038 - American Security Against Foreign Enemies Act of 2015, conducting a roll call vote on the motion.

January 19, 2016

2:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate convenes and proceeds to a period of morning business, thereafter proceeding to Executive Session to consider the nomination of Wilhelmina Marie Wright, to be U.S. District Judge for the District of Minnesota, conducting a roll call vote on confirmation of the nomination.

January 15, 2016

11:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate meets in a pro forma session.

January 13, 2016

9:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets for legislative business. One Minutes // S.J. Res. 22 – Providing for congressional disapproval under chapter 8 of title 5, United States Code, of the rule submitted by the Corps of Engineers and the Environmental Protection Agency relating to the definition of “waters of the United States” under the Federal Water Pollution Control Act (Closed Rule, One Hour of Debate) (Sen. Ernst / Transportation and Infrastructure) // H.R. 3662 – Iran Terror Finance Transparency Act (Closed Rule, One Hour of Debate) (Rep. Russell / Foreign Affairs) // Special Orders

January 13, 2016

12:15 p.m. - Pelosi On-Camera: House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) speaks with reporters.

January 12, 2016

9:00 p.m. - State of the Union: President Barack Obama delivers his State of the Union address to a Joint Session of Congress.

January 12, 2016

2:30 p.m. - Reid On-Camera: Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid (D-NV) and party leaders speak with reporters.

January 12, 2016

2:15 p.m. - McConnell On-Camera: Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) and party leaders speak with reporters.

January 12, 2016

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at 10:00 a.m. for morning hour and noon for legislative business. One Minutes // H.R. 1644 - STREAM Act (Structured Rule) (Rep. Mooney / Natural Resources) // The Rule provides for one hour of general debate and makes in order the following amendments: Lamborn Amendment (10 minutes); Kildee Amendment (10 minutes); Cartwright Amendment (10 minutes); Sewell Amendment (10 minutes) // Postponed Suspension Vote: H.R. 757 - North Korea Sanctions Enforcement Act of 2016, as amended (Rep. Royce / Foreign Affairs) // The House recesses no later than 5:30 p.m. and reconvenes at approximately 8:35 p.m. for a Joint Session of Congress to receive the State of the Union Address.

January 12, 2016

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate convenes and proceeds to a period of a period of morning business, recessing from 12:15 p.m. until 2:30 p.m. for weekly caucus meetings, thereafter resuming consideration of the motion to proceed to S.2232 - Federal Reserve Transparency Act of 2015, conducting a roll call vote on the motion.

January 11, 2016

2:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate convenes and proceeds to a period of morning business, thereafter resuming Executive Session to consider the nomination of Luis Felipe Restrepo, to be U.S. Circuit Judge for the Third Circuit, conducting a roll call vote on confirmation of the nomination.

January 11, 2016

12:00 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at noon for morning hour and 2:00 p.m. for legislative business, with votes postponed until 6:30 p.m. One Minutes // Suspensions (9): S. 142 – Child Nicotine Poisoning Prevention Act of 2015 (Sen. Nelson / Oversight and Government Reform) // H.R. 757 – North Korea Sanctions Enforcement Act of 2016, as amended (Rep. Royce / Foreign Affairs) // H.R. 1777 – Presidential Allowance Modernization Act (Rep. Chaffetz / Oversight and Government Reform) // H.R. 1069 – Presidential Library Donation Reform Act of 2016, as amended (Rep. Duncan (TN) / Oversight and Government Reform) // S. 1629 – District of Columbia Courts, Public Defender Service, and Court Services and Offender Supervision Agency Act of 2015 (Sen. Johnson / Oversight and Government Reform) // S. 1115 – Grants Oversight and New Efficiency (GONE) Act (Sen. Fischer / Oversight and Government Reform) // H.R. 598 – Taxpayers Right-To-Know Act, as amended (Rep. Walberg / Oversight and Government Reform) // H.R. 653 – FOIA Act, as amended (Rep. Issa / Oversight and Government Reform) // H.R. 3231 – Federal Intern Protection Act of 2015 (Rep. Cummings / Oversight and Government Reform) // Special Orders

January 8, 2016

9:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets for legislative business. One Minutes // H.R. 1927 - Fairness in Class Action Litigation Act of 2015, Rules Committee Print (Structured Rule) (Rep. Goodlatte / Judiciary) // The Rule provides for one hour of general debate and makes in order the following amendments: Cohen Amendment #1 (10 minutes); Cohen Amendment #2 (10 minutes); Conyers Amendment (10 minutes); Deutch Amendment (10 minutes); Moore Amendment #1 (10 minutes); Moore Amendment #2 (10 minutes); Waters Amendment (10 minutes); Johnson (GA) Amendment (10 minutes); Jackson Lee Amendment (10 minutes); Nadler Amendment (10 minutes) // Special Orders

January 7, 2016

11:30 a.m. - Ryan On-Camera: House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-WI) speaks with reporters.

January 7, 2016

10:45 a.m. - Pelosi On-Camera: House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) speaks with reporters.

January 7, 2016

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets for morning hour and noon for legislative business. One Minutes // H.R. 712 - Sunshine for Regulatory Decrees and Settlements Act of 2015, Rules Committee Print (Structured Rule) (Rep. Collins (GA) / Judiciary / Oversight and Government Reform) // The Rule provides for one hour of general debate and makes in order the following amendments: Goodlatte / Chaffetz Amendment (10 minutes); Johnson (GA) Amendment (10 minutes); Cummings / Connolly Amendment #1 (10 minutes); Lynch Amendment (10 minutes); Foxx / Messer Amendment (10 minutes); Jackson Lee Amendment (10 minutes); Cummings / Connolly Amendment #2 (10 minutes) // Complete Consideration of H.R. 1155 - SCRUB Act of 2015 (Structured Rule) (Rep. Jason Smith / Judiciary / Oversight and Government Reform) // Postponed Amendment Votes: Johnson (GA) Amendment; Cummings Amendment; Cicilline Amendment #1; DelBene Amendment; Cicilline Amendment #2 (for Jackson Lee); Pocan Amendment // Special Orders

January 6, 2016

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at 10:00 a.m. for morning hour and noon for legislative business. One Minutes // Concur in the Senate Amendment to H.R. 3762 - Restoring Americans' Healthcare Freedom Reconciliation Act of 2015 (Closed Rule, One Hour of Debate) (Rep. Price (GA) / Budget) // Begin Consideration of H.R. 1155 - SCRUB Act of 2015 (Structured Rule) (Rep. Smith (MO) / Judiciary / Judiciary / Oversight and Government Reform) // The Rule provides for one hour of general debate and makes in order the following amendments: Foxx / Messer Amendment (10 minutes); Schweikert Amendment (10 minutes); Walberg Amendment (10 minutes); Johnson (GA) Amendment (10 minutes); Cummings / Connolly Amendment #1 (10 minutes); Cummings / Connolly Amendment #2 (10 minutes); Cicilline Amendment (10 minutes); DelBene Amendment (10 minutes); Jackson Lee Amendment (10 minutes); Pocan Amendment (10 minutes); Murphy (FL) / Carney / Peters Amendment (10 minutes) // Special Orders

January 5, 2016

2:00 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets for legislative business, recessing immediately until votes, postponed until 6:30 p.m. // Quorum Call - Establishing a quorum in the House of Representatives for the Second Session of the 114th Congress. // Special Orders

January 4, 2016

12:00 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets in a pro forma session to convene the Second Session of the 114th Congress.

January 4, 2016

12:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate meets in a pro forma session to convene the Second Session of the 114th Congress.

2015

December 18, 2015

12:45 p.m. - McConnell On-Camera: Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) speaks with reporters.

December 18, 2015

12:00 p.m. - Reid On-Camera: Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid (D-NV) and party leaders speak with reporters.

December 18, 2015

9:30 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate convenes and proceeds to a period of morning business, later voting on the motion to invoke cloture on the motion to concur in the House amendments to the Senate amendment to H.R. 2029 - Consolidated Appropriations; if a motion to table is made, on the motion to table the first amendment (omnibus) to the Senate amendment to the bill; if a budget point of order is raised, on a motion to waive budget points of order with respect to the bill; and if waived, on a motion to concur in the House amendments to the Senate amendment to the bill (passage).

December 18, 2015

9:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets for legislative business. One Minutes // Complete Consideration of Motion to Concur in the Senate Amendment to H.R. 2029 with House Amendment #1 - Consolidated Appropriations Act, 2016 (Rep. Rogers (KY)/ Appropriations) // Postponed Suspension Vote: H.R. 2241 - Global Health Innovation Act of 2015, as amended (Rep. Sires / Foreign Affairs) // Special Orders

December 17, 2015

12:15 p.m. - Pelosi On-Camera: House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) speaks with reporters.

December 17, 2015

11:30 a.m. - Ryan On-Camera: House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-WI) speaks with reporters.

December 17, 2015

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate convenes and proceeds to a period of morning business.

December 17, 2015

9:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets for legislative business. One Minutes // Motion to Concur in the Senate Amendment to H.R. 2029 with House Amendment #2 - Protecting Americans from Tax Hikes Act of 2015 (One Hour of Debate) (Rep. Brady (TX) / Ways and Means) // Begin Consideration of Motion to Concur in the Senate Amendment to H.R. 2029 with House Amendment #1 - Consolidated Appropriations Act, 2016 (One Hour of Debate) (Rep. Rogers (KY) / Appropriations) // Special Orders

December 16, 2015

11:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate convenes and proceeds to a period of morning business.

December 16, 2015

9:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets for legislative business. One Minutes // Suspensions (9): Concur in the Senate Amendment to H.R. 2820 - Stem Cell Therapeutic and Research Authorization Act of 2015 (Rep. Smith (NJ) / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 4246 - National Guard and Reservist Debt Relief Extension Act of 2015 (Rep. Cohen / Judiciary) // S. 1090 - Emergency Information Improvement Act of 2015 (Sen. Booker / Transportation and Infrastructure) // H.J.Res 78 - Making further continuing appropriations for fiscal year 2016, and for other purposes (Rep. Rogers (KY) / Appropriations) // Concur in the Senate Amendment to H.R. 2297 - Hizballah International Financing Prevention Act of 2015 (Rep. Royce / Foreign Affairs) // H.R. 3750 - First Responders Passport Act of 2015, as amended (Rep. Issa / Foreign Affairs) // H.R. 2241 - Global Health Innovation Act of 2015, as amended (Rep. Sires / Foreign Affairs) // H.R. 4239 - Tracking Foreign Fighters in Terrorist Safe Havens Act, as amended (Rep. LoBiondo / Permanent Select Intelligence) // H.R. 3878 - Strengthening Cybersecurity Information Sharing and Coordination in Our Ports Act of 2015, as amended (Rep. Torres / Homeland Security) // Special Orders

December 15, 2015

2:30 p.m. - Reid On-Camera: Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid (D-NV) and party leaders speak with reporters.

December 15, 2015

2:15 p.m. - McConnell On-Camera: Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) and party leaders speak with reporters.

December 15, 2015

12:00 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at noon for morning hour and 2:00 p.m. legislative business, with votes postponed until 6:30 p.m. One Minutes // Suspensions (2): H.R. 3654 - Combat Terrorist Use of Social Media Act of 2015, as amended (Rep. Poe / Foreign Affairs) // H. Res. 536 - Supporting freedom of the press in Latin America and the Caribbean and condemning violations of press freedom and violence against journalists, bloggers, and individuals exercising their right to freedom of speech (Rep. Sires / Foreign Affairs) // Special Orders

December 15, 2015

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate convenes and proceeds to a period of morning business, recessing from 12:30 p.m. until 2:15 p.m. for weekly caucus meetings.

December 14, 2015

3:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate convenes and proceeds to a period of morning business, thereafter proceeding to Executive Session to consider the nomination of Alissa M. Starzak, to be General Counsel of the Department of the Army, conducting a roll call vote on confirmation of the nomination prior to voice votes on the confirmation of the following nominations in the following order: John Conger, to be a Principal Deputy Under Secretary of Defense; Stephen P. Welby, to be an Assistant Secretary of Defense; and Franklin R. Parker, to be an Assistant Secretary of the Navy.

December 11, 2015

11:15 a.m. - Pelosi On-Camera: House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) speaks with reporters.

December 11, 2015

9:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets for legislative business. One Minutes // Conference Report to Accompany H.R. 644 - Trade Facilitation and Trade Enforcement Act of 2015 (Conference Report Rule, One Hour of Debate) (Rep. Brady (TX) / Ways and Means) // Concur in the Senate Amendments to H.R. 2250 - Further Continuing Appropriations Act, 2016 (One Hour of Debate) (Rep. Rogers (KY) / Appropriations) // Special Orders

December 10, 2015

11:30 a.m. - Ryan On-Camera: House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-WI) speaks with reporters.

December 10, 2015

10:00 a.m. - Visa Waiver Program: House Oversight and Government Reform Committee, National Security Subcommittee

December 10, 2015

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at 10:00 a.m. for morning hour and noon for legislative business. One Minutes // Suspensions (7): H.R. 3831 - Securing Fairness in Regulatory Timing Act of 2015 (Rep. Brady (TX) / Ways and Means) // S. 808 - Surface Transportation Board Reauthorization Act of 2015 (Sen. Thune / Transportation and Infrastructure) // H.R. 4188 - Coast Guard Authorization Act of 2015 (Rep. Hunter / Transportation and Infrastructure) // H.R. 3875 - Department of Homeland Security CBRNE Defense Act of 2015, as amended (Rep. McCaul / Homeland Security) // H.R. 3578 - DHS Science and Technology Reform and Improvement Act of 2015, as amended (Rep. Ratcliffe / Homeland Security) // H.R. 2795 - FRIENDS Act, as amended (Rep. Jackson Lee / Homeland Security) // H.R. 3869 - State and Local Cyber Protection Act of 2015, as amended (Rep. Hurd / Homeland Security) // Special Orders

December 10, 2015

9:30 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate convenes and proceeds to a period of morning business, thereafter recessing from 3:00 p.m. until 4:30 p.m. for an all-Senators briefing.

December 9, 2015

10:00 a.m. - FBI Oversight: Senate Judiciary Committee

December 9, 2015

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at 10:00 a.m. for morning hour and noon for legislative business. One Minutes // H.R. 2130 - Red River Private Property Protection Act (Structured Rule) (Rep. Thornberry / Natural Resources) // The Rule provides for one hour of general debate and makes in order the following amendments: Bishop (UT) Amendment (10 minutes); Cole Amendment (10 minutes) // Special Orders

December 9, 2015

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of conference report to accompany S. 1177 - Every Student Succeeds Act, post-cloture, conducting a roll call vote on adoption of the legislation.

December 9, 2015

9:30 a.m. - ISIL Strategy: Senate Armed Services Committee

December 8, 2015

2:30 p.m. - Reid On-Camera: Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid (D-NV) and party leaders speak with reporters.

December 8, 2015

2:15 p.m. - McConnell On-Camera: Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) and party leaders speak with reporters.

December 8, 2015

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at 10:00 a.m. for morning hour and noon for legislative business. One Minutes // Suspensions (8): H.R. 3842 - Federal Law Enforcement Training Centers Reform and Improvement Act of 2015, as amended (Rep. Carter (GA) / Homeland Security) // H.R. 3859 - HSA Technical Corrections Act, as amended (Rep. Perry / Homeland Security) // H.R. 3578 - DHS Science and Technology Reform and Improvement Act of 2015, as amended (Rep. Ratcliffe / Homeland Security) // H.R. 2795 - FRIENDS Act, as amended (Rep. Jackson Lee / Homeland Security) // H.R. 3869 - State and Local Cyber Protection Act of 2015, as amended (Rep. Hurd / Homeland Security) // H.R. 3875 - Department of Homeland Security CBRNE Defense Act of 2015, as amended (Rep. McCaul / Homeland Security) // H.R. 158 - Visa Waiver Program Improvement Act of 2015, as amended (Rep. Miller (MI) / Judiciary) // H.R. 3766 - Foreign Aid Transparency and Accountability Act, as amended (Rep. Poe / Foreign Affairs) // Special Orders

December 8, 2015

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of the motion to invoke cloture on the conference report to accompany S. 1177 – Every Student Succeeds Act, conducting a roll call vote on the motion.

December 7, 2015

2:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate convenes and proceeds to a period of morning business, thereafter proceeding to Executive Session to consideration the nomination of Travis Randall McDonough, to be District Judge for the Eastern District of Tennessee, conducting a roll call vote on confirmation of the nomination.

December 7, 2015

12:00 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at noon for morning hour and 2:00 p.m. for legislative business, with no votes conducted. One Minutes // Suspensions (2): S. 614 - Federal Improper Payments Coordination Act of 2015 (Sen. Carper / Oversight and Government Reform) // H.R. 1321 - Microbead-Free Waters Act of 2015 (Rep. Pallone / Energy and Commerce) // Special Orders

December 3, 2015

12:30 p.m. - Ryan on American Idea: House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-WI) lays out his governing philosophy at The Great Hall of the Library of Congress.

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December 3, 2015

11:30 a.m. - Pelosi On-Camera: House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) speaks with reporters.

December 3, 2015

10:15 a.m. - Chairmen’s Task Force: House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-CA) and others discuss the work of the Chairmen’s Task Force on Counterterrorism and Homeland Security.

December 3, 2015

9:30 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of H.R. 3762 - Restoring Americans' Healthcare Freedom Reconciliation Act of 2015, conducting roll call votes on amendments and passage.

December 3, 2015

9:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets for legislative business. One Minutes // Conference Report to Accompany H.R. 22 - Surface Transportation Reauthorization and Reform Act of 2015 (Conference Report Rule, One Hour of Debate) (Rep. Shuster / Transportation and Infrastructure) // Complete Consideration of H.R. 8 - North American Energy Security and Infrastructure Act of 2015, Rules Committee Print (General Debate Rule, One Hour of Debate) (Rep. Upton / Energy and Commerce) // Postponed Amendment Votes: Cramer Amendment; Rouzer Amendment; Pallone Amendment // Special Orders

December 2, 2015

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at 10:00 a.m. for morning hour and noon for legislative business. One Minutes // Conference Report to Accompany S. 1177 - Every Child Achieves Act of 2015 (Conference Report Rule, One Hour of Debate) (Rep. Kline / Education and the Workforce) // Continue Consideration of H.R. 8 - North American Energy Security and Infrastructure Act of 2015, Rules Committee Print (General Debate Rule, One Hour of Debate) (Rep. Upton / Energy and Commerce) // The Rule provides for no further general debate and makes in order the following amendments: Upton Amendment (10 minutes); Tonko Amendment #1 (10 minutes); Peters Amendment #1 (10 minutes); Franks Amendment (10 minutes); Poliquin Amendment (10 minutes); Veasey Amendment (10 minutes); McKinley Amendment (10 minutes); Ellmers / McNerney Amendment (10 minutes); Jackson Lee Amendment (10 minutes); Kildee Amendment (10 minutes); Duffy Amendment #1 (10 minutes); Garamendi Amendment (10 minutes); McKinley / Zinke Amendment (10 minutes); Gene Green Amendment (10 minutes); Norcross Amendment #1 (10 minutes); Takano / Honda / Collins (NY) Amendment (10 minutes); Beyer Amendment (10 minutes); Peters Amendment #2 (10 minutes); Schakowsky Amendment (10 minutes); Brooks Amendment (10 minutes); Ellmers / Pompeo / DeGette / Dent Amendment (10 minutes); Tonko Amendment #2 (10 minutes); Castor Amendment #1 (10 minutes); Polis Amendment (10 minutes); Barton et al. Amendment (10 minutes); Cramer Amendment (10 minutes); Duffy Amendment #2 (10 minutes); Gosar / Bridenstine / Yoho Amendment (10 minutes); Jenkins (KS) Amendment (10 minutes); Rouzer / Smith (MO) Amendment (10 minutes); Castor Amendment #2 (10 minutes); DeSaulnier / Lowey / Garamendi Amendment (10 minutes); Deutch / Takai Amendment (10 minutes); Grayson Amendment (10 minutes); Jackson Lee Amendment #2 (10 minutes); Meng / Royce Amendment (10 minutes); Pallone Amendment (10 minutes); Norcross Amendment #2 (10 minutes) // Postponed Vote: Democrat Motion to Instruct Conferees on H.R. 644 - Trade Facilitation and Trade Enforcement Act of 2015 (Rep. Kuster) // Special Orders

December 2, 2015

9:30 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of McConnell amendment #2874 (substitute amendment) to H.R. 3762 - Restoring Americans' Healthcare Freedom Reconciliation Act of 2015.

December 1, 2015

2:00 p.m. - Russian Arms Control: House Foreign Affairs Committee, Terrorism Nonproliferation and Trade Subcommittee

December 1, 2015

2:30 p.m. - Reid On-Camera: Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid (D-NV) and party leaders speak with reporters.

December 1, 2015

2:15 p.m. - McConnell On-Camera: Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) and party leaders speak with reporters.

December 1, 2015

10:00 a.m. - Middle East Strategy: House Armed Services Committee

December 1, 2015

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at 10:00 a.m. for morning hour and noon for legislative business. One Minutes // Suspension: H.R. 4127 - Intelligence Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2016 (Rep. Nunes / Permanent Select Intelligence) // Postponed Suspension Vote:S. 1170 - Breast Cancer Research Stamp Reauthorization Act of 2015 (Rep. Feinstein / Oversight and Government Reform) // S.J. Res. 23 - Providing for congressional disapproval under chapter 8 of title 5, United States Code, of a rule submitted by the Environmental Protection Agency relating to “Standards of Performance for Greenhouse Gas Emissions from New, Modified, and Reconstructed Stationary Sources: Electric Utility Generating Units” (Closed Rule, One Hour of Debate) (Sen. McConnell / Energy and Commerce) // S.J. Res 24 - Providing for congressional disapproval under chapter 8 of title 5, United States Code, of a rule submitted by the Environmental Protection Agency relating to “Carbon Pollution Emission Guidelines for Existing Stationary Sources: Electric Utility Generating Units” (Closed Rule, One Hour of Debate) (Sen. Capito / Energy and Commerce) // Begin Consideration of H.R. 8 - North American Energy Security and Infrastructure Act of 2015, Rules Committee Print (General Debate Rule, One Hour of Debate) (Rep. Upton / Energy and Commerce) // Special Orders

December 1, 2015

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate convenes and proceeds to a period of morning business, recessing from 12:30 p.m. until 2:15 p.m. for weekly caucus meetings.

November 30, 2015

3:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate convenes and proceeds to a period of morning business, thereafter resuming Executive Session to consider the nomination of Gayle Smith, to be Administrator of the United States Agency for International Development, conducting a roll call vote on confirmation of the nomination.

November 30, 2015

2:00 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets for legislative business, with postponed until 6:30 p.m. One Minutes // Suspensions (9): S. 611 - Grassroots Rural and Small Community Water Systems Assistance Act (Sen. Wicker / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 3490 - Strengthening State and Local Cyber Crime Fighting Act (Rep. Ratcliffe / Judiciary) // H.R. 3279 - Open Book on Equal Access to Justice Act, as amended (Rep. Collins (GA) / Judiciary) // H.R. 1755 - To amend title 36, United States Code, to make certain improvements in the congressional charter of the Disabled American Veterans, as amended (Rep. Miller (FL) / Judiciary) // H.R. 2288 - To remove the use restrictions on certain land transferred to Rockingham County, Virginia, and for other purposes (Rep. Goodlatte / Natural Resources) // H.R. 1541 - PRISM Act (Rep. Grijalva / Natural Resources) // H.R. 2212 - To take certain Federal lands located in Lassen County, California, into trust for the benefit of the Susanville Indian Rancheria, and for other purposes (Rep. LaMalfa / Natural Resources) // H.R. 2270 - Billy Frank Jr. Tell Your Story Act (Rep. Heck (WA) / Natural Resources) // S. 1170 - Breast Cancer Research Stamp Reauthorization Act of 2015 (Rep. Feinstein / Oversight and Government Reform) // Special Orders

November 24, 2015

2:30 p.m. - Cook on ISIL Operations: Defense Department Press Secretary Peter Cook conducts a briefing at the Pentagon. Topics include a Russian fighter shot down over Turkish airspace.

November 24, 2015

10:15 a.m. - Warren on Operation Inherent Resolve: Army Colonel Steven Warren, Spokesman for Combined Joint Task Force-Operation Inherent Resolve, conducts a remote briefing to the Pentagon. Topics include coalition military action against ISIL.

November 19, 2015

2:00 p.m. - ISIS and Refugees: Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee

November 19, 2015

12:45 p.m. - Pelosi On-Camera: House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) speaks with reporters.

November 19, 2015

11:30 a.m. - Ryan On-Camera: House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-WI) speaks with reporters.

November 19, 2015

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate convenes and proceeds to a period of morning business, thereafter resuming to H.R. 2577 - Transportation-HUD Appropriations.

November 19, 2015

9:00 a.m. - Refugee Admissions: House Judiciary Committee, Immigration and Border Security Subcommittee

November 19, 2015

9:30 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets for legislative business. One Minutes // H.R. 4038 - American Security Against Foreign Enemies Act of 2015 (Closed Rule, One Hour of Debate) (Rep. McCaul / Judiciary) // Complete Consideration of H.R. 3189FORM Act of 2015, Rules Committee Print (Structured Rule) (Rep. Huizenga / Financial Services) // Special Orders

November 18, 2015

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at 10:00 for morning hour and noon for legislative business. One Minutes // H.R. 1737Reforming CFPB Indirect Auto Financing Guidance Act (Structured Rule) (Rep. Guinta / Financial Services) // The Rule provides for one hour of general debate and makes in order the following amendments: Gosar Amendment (10 minutes); Smith (MO) Amendment (10 minutes); Sewell Amendment (10 minutes) // H.R. 1210Portfolio Lending and Mortgage Access Act, Rules Committee Print (Structured Rule) (Rep. Barr / Financial Services) // The Rule provides for one hour of general debate and makes in order the following amendments: Norcross Amendment (10 minutes) // Begin Consideration of H.R. 3189Fed Oversight Reform and Modernization Act of 2015, Rules Committee Print (Structured Rule) (Rep. Huizenga / Financial Services) // The Rule provides for one hour of general debate and makes in order the following amendments: Heck (WA) Amendment #1 (10 minutes); Heck (WA) Amendment #2 (10 minutes); Grayson Amendment #1 (10 minutes); King (IA) Amendment #1 (10 minutes); Grayson Amendment #2 (10 minutes); King (IA) Amendment #2 (10 minutes) // Special Orders

November 18, 2015

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of the motion to invoke cloture of the motion to proceed to H.R. 2577 - Transportation-HUD Appropriations, conducting a roll call vote on the motion. The Senate conducts a roll call vote on the motion to invoke cloture on the compound motion to go to conference on S.1177 - Latest Title: Every Child Achieves Act of 2015.

November 18, 2015

9:30 a.m. - Paris Climate Talks: Senate Environment and Public Works Committee

November 17, 2015

2:30 p.m. - Reid On-Camera: Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid (D-NV) and party leaders speak with reporters.

November 17, 2015

2:15 p.m. - McConnell On-Camera: Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) and party leaders speak with reporters.

November 17, 2015

10:00 a.m. - Secret Service Issues: Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee, Regulatory Affairs and Federal Management Subcommittee

November 17, 2015

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at 10:00 for morning hour and noon for legislative business. One Minutes // Postponed Suspension Votes (2): H.R. 1694 - Fairness to Veterans for Infrastructure Investment Act of 2015 (Rep. Fitzpatrick / Transportation and Infrastructure) // H.R. 3114 - To provide funds to the Army Corps of Engineers to hire veterans and members of the Armed Forces to assist the Corps with curation and historic preservation activities, and for other purposes (Rep. Napolitano / Transportation and Infrastructure) // H.R. 511- Tribal Labor Sovereignty Act of 2015 (Closed Rule, One Hour of Debate) (Rep. Rokita / Education and the Workforce) // Motion to Go to Conference on S. 1177 - Every Child Achieves Act of 2015, and Democrat Motion to Instruct Conferees // Suspension: H. Res. 524 - Condemning in the strongest terms the terrorist attacks in Paris, France, on November 13, 2015, that resulted in the loss of at least 129 lives (Rep. Royce / Foreign Affairs) // Special Orders

November 17, 2015

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate convenes and observes a moment of silence for the victims of the Paris attacks, thereafter proceeding to a period of morning business, then proceeding to consideration of  S.J.Res.24, a joint resolution providing for congressional disapproval under chapter 8 of title 5, United States Code, of a rule submitted by the Environmental Protection Agency relating to “Carbon Pollution Emission Guidelines for Existing Stationary Sources: Electric Utility Generating Units”.

November 16, 2015

3:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate convenes and proceeds to a period of morning business, thereafter resuming Executive Session to consider the nomination of LaShann Hall, to be U.S. District Judge for the Eastern District of New York, conducting a roll call vote on confirmation of the nomination.

November 16, 2015

2:00 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets for legislative business, with votes postponed until 6:30 p.m. One Minutes // Suspensions (15): H.R. 308 – Keep the Promise Act (Rep. Franks / Natural Resources) // H.R. 1694 – Fairness to Veterans for Infrastructure Investment Act of 2015 (Rep. Fitzpatrick / Transportation and Infrastructure) // H.R. 3114 – To provide funds to the Army Corps of Engineers to hire veterans and members of the Armed Forces to assist the Corps with curation and historic preservation activities, and for other purposes (Rep. Napolitano / Transportation and Infrastructure) // H.R. 1073 – Critical Infrastructure Protection Act, as amended (Rep. Franks / Homeland Security) // H.R. 3144 – Partners for Aviation Security Act, as amended (Rep. Payne / Homeland Security) // H.R. 1338 – Dignified Interment of Our Veterans Act of 2015 (Rep. Shuster / Veterans’ Affairs) // H.R. 1384 – Honor America’s Guard-Reserve Retirees Act (Rep. Walz / Veterans’ Affairs) // S. 599 – Improving Access to Emergency Psychiatric Care Act (Sen. Cardin / Energy and Commerce) // S. 799 – Protecting Our Infants Act of 2015 (Sen. McConnell / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 2583 – Federal Communications Commission Process Reform Act of 2015, as amended (Rep. Walden / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 1317 – To amend the Commodity Exchange Act and the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 to specify how clearing requirements apply to certain affiliate transactions, and for other purposes (Rep. Moore / Financial Services) // H.R. 3032 – Securities and Exchange Commission Reporting Modernization Act (Rep. Sinema / Financial Services) // S. 2036 – Equity in Government Compensation Act of 2015 (Sen. Vitter / Financial Services) // H.R. 1478 – Policyholder Protection Act of 2015 (Rep. Posey / Financial Services) // Concur in the Senate Amendment to H.R. 208 – RISE After Disaster Act of 2015 (Rep. Velázquez / Small Business) // Special Orders

November 10, 2015

2:30 p.m. - Reid On-Camera: Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid (D-NV) and party leaders speak with reporters.

November 10, 2015

2:15 p.m. - McConnell On-Camera: Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) and party leaders speak with reporters.

November 10, 2015

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of H.R.2029 - Military Construction and Veterans Affairs and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, then proceeding to consideration of the motion to concur in the House amendment to S. 1356 - National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2016, recessing from 12:30 p.m. until 2:15 p.m. for weekly caucus meetings.

November 9, 2015

3:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of H.R.2029 - Military Construction and Veterans Affairs and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, then resuming Executive Session to consider the nomination of Scott Allen, to be U.S. Director of the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development, conducting a roll call vote on confirmation of the nomination.

November 5, 2015

12:15 p.m. - Pelosi On-Camera: House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) speaks with reporters.

November 5, 2015

11:30 a.m. - Speaker Ryan On-Camera: House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-WI) speaks with reporters.

November 5, 2015

9:30 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of the motion to invoke cloture on the motion to proceed to H.R. 2685 - Department of Defense Appropriations Act, conducting a roll call vote on the motion.

November 5, 2015

9:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets for legislative business. One Minutes // Suspension: S. 1356 - National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2016, as amended. // Complete Consideration of House Amendments to Senate Amendments to H.R. 22 - DRIVE Act (Structured Rule, No Further Debate) (Transportation and Infrastructure) // Postponed Amendment Votes: Schakowsky Amendment; Mullin Amendment; Burgess Amendment; Neugebauer Amendment // Motion to Go to Conference on House Amendment to Senate Amendment to H.R. 22 - DRIVE Act, and Democrat Motion to Instruct Conferees // Special Orders

November 4, 2015

10:00 a.m. - Syria Policy: House Foreign Affairs Committee

November 4, 2015

10:00 a.m. - Federal Reserve Bank Supervision: House Financial Services Committee

November 4, 2015

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at 10:00 a.m. for morning hour and noon for legislative business. One Minutes // Continue Consideration of House Amendments to Senate Amendments to H.R. 22 - DRIVE Act (Structured Rule) (Transportation and Infrastructure) // The Rule provides for no further general debate, makes in order only those amendments printed in the Rule, and allows for the Chairman to offer amendments printed in Part A of the Rule en bloc. // Cummings et al. Amendment (10 minutes); Ryan (OH) Amendment (10 minutes); Hunter Amendment (10 minutes); Sablan / Radewagen Amendment (10 minutes); DeSaulnier Amendment (10 minutes); Grijalva (AZ) Amendment (10 minutes); Hunter et al. Amendment (10 minutes); Denham et al. Amendment (10 minutes); Aguilar Amendment (10 minutes); Hahn / Cicilline Amendment (10 minutes); Heck (WA) / Kilmer Amendment (10 minutes); King (IA) et al. Amendment (10 minutes); Larsen Amendment (10 minutes); Culberson Amendment (10 minutes); Comstock et al. Amendment (10 minutes); Meng / Love Amendment (10 minutes); Russell Amendment (10 minutes); Edwards / Comstock Amendment (10 minutes); Frankel Amendment (10 minutes); Duncan / Paulsen Amendment (10 minutes); Lewis Amendment (10 minutes); Johnson (GA Amendment (10 minutes); Ribble et al. Amendment (10 minutes); Schweikert Amendment #1 (10 minutes); Schweikert Amendment #2 (10 minutes); Reichert et al. Amendment (10 minutes); Newhouse / Schrader Amendment (10 minutes); Lipinski et al. Amendment #1 (10 minutes); DeSantis Amendment (10 minutes); Moore Amendment #1 (10 minutes); Graves Amendment (10 minutes); Polis Amendment (10 minutes); Bonamici Amendment (10 minutes); Schrader Amendment (10 minutes); Duffy / Ribble Amendment (10 minutes); Crawford / Nolan Amendment (10 minutes); Fitzpatrick Amendment (10 minutes); Lipinski et al. Amendment #2 (10 minutes); Nolan / Crawford Amendment (10 minutes); Cohen / LoBiondo / Langevin Amendment (10 minutes); Veasey Amendment (10 minutes); Lipinski / Nadler / Dold Amendment (10 minutes); Adams Amendment (10 minutes); Foxx / DelBene Amendment (10 minutes); Lawrence Amendment (10 minutes); Moore Amendment #2 (10 minutes); Rodney Davis / Lipinski Amendment (10 minutes); Moore Amendment #3 (10 minutes); Crawford et al. Amendment (10 minutes); Meng / Cramer Amendment #1 (10 minutes); Meng / Cramer Amendment #2 (10 minutes); Napolitano Amendment (10 minutes); Moulton Amendment (10 minutes); Neugebauer / Farenthold / Bustos Amendment (10 minutes); Cummings Amendment (10 minutes); Walz / Lipinski Amendment (10 minutes); Herrera-Beutler et al. Amendment (10 minutes); habot Amendment (10 minutes); Perry / Mulvaney Amendment (10 minutes); Mulvaney Amendment #1 (10 minutes); Mulvaney Amendment #2 (10 minutes); Mulvaney Amendment #3 (10 minutes); Mulvaney Amendment #4 (10 minutes); Mulvaney Amendment #5 (10 minutes); Rothfus Amendment (10 minutes); Royce Amendment (10 minutes); Schweikert Amendment #3 (10 minutes); Young (IA) Amendment (10 minutes); Pompeo Amendment (10 minutes); Foster Amendment (10 minutes); Williams Amendment (10 minutes); Kinzinger Amendment (10 minutes); Schakowsky Amendment (10 minutes); Mullin Amendment (10 minutes); Burgess Amendment (10 minutes); Neugebauer / Huizenga Amendment (10 minutes); Gosar Amendment (10 minutes); Goodlatte / Marino Amendment (10 minutes); Hensarling Amendment (10 minutes); Upton Amendment (10 minutes); Westmoreland Amendment (10 minutes) // Postponed Amendment Votes: Hartzler Amendment; Rooney Amendment; Rothfus Amendment; DeSaulnier Amendment // Special Orders

November 4, 2015

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of S.J.Res. 22 - Joint resolution providing for congressional disapproval under chapter 8 of title 5, United States Code, of the rule submitted by the Corps of Engineers and the Environmental Protection Agency relating to the definition of "waters of the United States" under the Federal Water Pollution Control Act, conducting a roll call vote on passage of the resolution.

November 3, 2015

2:30 p.m. - Reid On-Camera: Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid (D-NV) and party leaders speak with reporters.

November 3, 2015

2:15 p.m. - McConnell On-Camera: Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) and party leaders speak with reporters.

November 3, 2015

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at 10:00 a.m. for morning hour and noon for legislative business. One Minutes // Postponed Suspension Vote: H. Res. 354 - Expressing the sense of the House of Representatives regarding the safety and security of Jewish communities in Europe, as amended (Rep. Smith (NJ) / Foreign Affairs) // Begin Consideration of House Amendments to Senate Amendments to H.R. 22 - DRIVE Act (Structured Rule) (Transportation and Infrastructure) // The Rule provides for one hour of general debate and makes in order the following amendments: Shuster Amendment (10 minutes); Swalwell / Schweikert Amendment (10 minutes); Walden / Blumenauer / Herrera-Beutler / Graves (LA) Amendment (10 minutes); Garamendi / Ribble / LoBiondo Amendment (10 minutes); Gosar Amendment (10 minutes); Babin Amendment (10 minutes); Massie / Lofgren / Eshoo Amendment (10 minutes); Fleischmann Amendment (10 minutes); Gibbs / Napolitano Amendment (10 minutes); Gibson / Sean Patrick Maloney / Nadler Amendment (10 minutes); Guinta Amendment (10 minutes); Hanna / Sean Patrick Maloney Amendment (10 minutes); Mullin Amendment (10 minutes); Ribble / Schrader / Rouzer / Peterson Amendment (10 minutes); Brown / Titus / Rice (SC) Amendment (10 minutes); DeSaulnier Amendment (10 minutes); Scott (VA) / Forbes Amendment (10 minutes); Johnson (TX) Amendment (10 minutes); Welch / Blumenauer / Quigley Amendment (10 minutes); Jackson Lee Amendment #1 (10 minutes); Jackson Lee Amendment #2 (10 minutes); Blumenauer / Buchanan Amendment (10 minutes); Kirkpatrick Amendment (10 minutes); Rice (NY) Amendment (10 minutes); Jackson Lee Amendment #3 (10 minutes); Duncan (TN) Amendment (10 minutes); Comstock / Smith (TX) / Lipinski Amendment (10 minutes); Barletta / Lipinski Amendment (10 minutes); Lynch Amendment (10 minutes) // Special Orders

November 3, 2015

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of the motion to proceed to S.1140 - Federal Water Quality Protection Act, recessing from 12:30 p.m. until 2:15 p.m. to allow for the weekly caucus meetings, then conducting a roll call vote on the motion to invoke cloture on the motion to proceed to the bill.

November 2, 2015

12:00 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at noon for morning hour and 2:00 p.m. for legislative business, with votes postponed until 6:30 p.m.. One Minutes // Suspensions (9): H.R. 3361 - Department of Homeland Security Insider Threat and Mitigation Act of 2015, as amended (Rep. King (NY) / Homeland Security) // H.R. 3505 - Department of Homeland Security Clearance Management and Administration Act (Rep. Thompson (MS) / Homeland Security) // H.R. 3598 - Fusion Center Enhancement Act of 2015, as amended (Rep. Barletta / Homeland Security) // H.R. 3144 - Partners for Aviation Security Act, as amended (Rep. Payne / Homeland Security) // H.R. 3503 - Department of Homeland Security Support to Fusion Centers Act of 2015, as amended (Rep. McSally / Homeland Security) // H.R. 2494 - Global Anti-Poaching Act, as amended (Rep. Royce / Foreign Affairs) // H.R. 1853 - To direct the President to develop a strategy to obtain observer status for Taiwan in the International Criminal Police Organization, and for other purposes (Rep. Salmon / Foreign Affairs) // H. Res. 293 - Expressing concern over anti-Israel and anti-Semitic incitement within the Palestinian Authority, as amended (Rep. Ros-Lehtinen / Foreign Affairs) // H. Res. 354 - Expressing the sense of the House of Representatives regarding the safety and security of Jewish communities in Europe, as amended (Rep. Smith (NJ) / Foreign Affairs) // Special Orders

October 30, 2015

12:01 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of the motion to invoke cloture on the motion to concur in the House amendment to the Senate amendment to H.R. 1314 - Bipartisan Budget Agreement of 2015, conducting roll call votes in relation to the motions.

October 29, 2015

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of the motion to invoke cloture on the motion to concur in the House amendment to the Senate amendment to H.R. 1314 - Bipartisan Budget Agreement of 2015.

October 29, 2015

9:00 a.m. - HOUSE SESSION: The House meets in a special session. Quorum Call // Election of the 54th Speaker of the U.S. House of Representatives

October 28, 2015

2:30 p.m. - GOP Speaker Nomination: The House Republican Conference meets to advance the nomination of Rep. Paul Ryan (R-WI) to be Speaker of the House. Ryan offers a statement.

October 28, 2015

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at 10:00 a.m. for morning hour and noon for legislative business. One Minutes // Concur in the Senate Amendment with an Amendment to H.R. 1314 - Bipartisan Budget Agreement of 2015 (One Hour of Debate) // Suspensions (3): H.R. 455 - Northern Border Security Review Act, as amended (Rep. Katko / Homeland Security) Concur in the Senate Amendment to H.R. 623 - DHS Social Media Improvement Act of 2015 (Rep. Brooks (IN) / Transportation and Infrastructure) // H.R. 2643 - State Licensing Efficiency Act of 2015 (Rep. Williams / Financial Services) // Special Orders

October 28, 2015

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate convenes and proceeds to a period of morning business.

October 27, 2015

2:30 p.m. - Reid On-Camera: Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid (D-NV) and party leaders speak with reporters.

October 27, 2015

2:15 p.m. - McConnell On-Camera: Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) and party leaders speak with reporters.

October 27, 2015

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at 10:00 a.m. for morning hour and noon for legislative business. One Minutes // H.R. 1090 - Retail Investor Protection Act, Rules Committee Print (Structured Rule) (Rep. Ann Wagner / Financial Services) // The Rule provides for one hour of general debate and makes in order the following amendment: Lynch Amendment (10 minutes) // Complete Consideration of H.R. 597 - To Reauthorize the Export-Import Bank of the United States (Rep. Fincher / Financial Services) // Suspension: H.R. 3819 - Surface Transportation Extension Act of 2015 (Rep. Shuster / Transportation and Infrastructure) // Special Orders

October 27, 2015

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of S. 754 - Cybersecurity Information Sharing Act of 2015, the Burr-Feinstein substitute amendment #2716, post-cloture, with in relation to the following further amendments: Wyden amendment #2621, as modified; Heller amendment #2548, as modified; Leahy amendment #2587, as modified; Flake amendment #2582; and Franken amendment #2612, as further modified, then recessing until 2:15 p.m. for weekly caucus meetings. The Senate later proceeds to roll call votes on the following: Coons amendment #2552; Cotton amendment #2581, as modified; Burr-Feinstein amendment #2716, as amended, if amended; motion to invoke cloture on the bill, as amended; and passage of the bill, as amended.

October 26, 2015

3:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate convenes and proceeds to a period of morning business, thereafter resuming Executive Session to consider the nomination of Lawrence Joseph Vilardo, to be U.S. District Judge for the Western District of New York, conducting a roll call vote on confirmation of the nomination.

October 26, 2015

12:00 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at noon for morning hour and 2:00 p.m. for legislative business, with votes postponed until 6:30 p.m. One Minutes // Suspension: H.R. 3033 - Research Excellence and Advancements for Dyslexia (READ) Act, as amended (Rep. Smith (TX) / Science, Space, and Technology) // Special Orders

October 23, 2015

1:45 p.m. - Carter on NDAA Veto:

Secretary of Defense Ashton Carter conducts a briefing at the Pentagon. Topics include President Obama’s veto of the defense authorization.

October 23, 2015

10:15 a.m. - Pelosi, et al. on Debt Limit: House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-CA), Minority Whip Steny Hoyer (D-MD), and others discuss the debt limit.

October 23, 2015

9:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets for legislative business. One Minutes // H.R. 3762 - Restoring Americans’ Healthcare Freedom Reconciliation Act (Closed Rule, Two Hours of Debate) (Rep. Price (GA) / Budget / Ways and Means / Energy and Commerce / Education and the Workforce) // Special Orders

October 22, 2015

10:45 a.m. - Pelosi On-Camera: House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) speaks with reporters.

October 22, 2015

10:00 a.m. - Clinton on Benghazi Attack: House Select Committee on Benghazi

October 22, 2015

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at 10:00 a.m. for morning hour and noon for legislative business. One Minutes // H.R. 1937 - National Strategic and Critical Minerals Production Act of 2015 (Structured Rule) (Rep. Amodei / Natural Resources) // The Rule provides for one hour of general debate and makes in order the following amendments: Lowenthal Amendment (10 minutes); Dingell Amendment (10 minutes); Cartwright Amendment (10 minutes); Pearce Amendment (10 minutes); Hastings Amendment (10 minutes) // Special Orders

October 22, 2015

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of S. 754 - Cybersecurity Information Sharing Act of 2015, conducting a roll call vote on the motion to invoke cloture on the substitute amendment to the bill, if invoked, proceeding to ten minutes of debate and a roll call vote on Paul amendment #2564 (liability immunity). The Senate later proceeds to Executive Session to consider the following nominations: Julie Furuta-Toy, to be Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary to the Republic of Equatorial Guinea; Dennis B. Hankins, to be Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary to the Republic of Guinea; Harry K. Thomas, Jr., to be Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary to the Republic of Zimbabwe; and Robert Porter Jackson, to be Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary to the Republic of Ghana, voting on confirmation of the nominations.

October 21, 2015

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at 10:00 a.m. for morning hour and noon for legislative business. One Minutes // H.R. 692 - Default Prevention Act (Subject to a Rule) (Rep. McClintock / Ways and Means) // H.R. 10 - SOAR Reauthorization Act (Subject to a Rule) (Rep. Boehner / Oversight and Government Reform) // The Rule provides for one hour of general debate and makes in order the following amendments: Chaffetz Amendment (10 minutes); Norton Amendment (10 minutes) // Suspension: S. 1362 - To amend title XI of the Social Security Act to clarify waiver authority regarding programs of all-inclusive care for the elderly (PACE programs) (Sen. Carper / Ways and Means) // Special Orders

October 21, 2015

9:30 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate convenes and proceeds to a period of morning business, thereafter resuming consideration of S. 754 - Cybersecurity Information Sharing Act of 2015, with the following amendments pending: Burr-Feinstein substitute amendment #2716; Cotton #2581 (FBI/Secret Service); Coons #2552 (Personal ID information scrub); Flake #2582 (6 year sunset); Franken #2612 (cybersecurity and cyber threat indicator definition); Heller #2548 (“reasonably believe”); Leahy #2587 (Strike FOIA Exemption); Paul #2564 (liability immunity); Mikulski #2557 (Plus up Cyber funding OPM); Whitehouse #2626, as modified (Cyber crime); and Wyden #2621 (Personal information).

October 20, 2015

8:30 p.m. - Ryan on Running for Speaker: House Ways and Means Chairman Paul Ryan (R-WI) holds a press briefing about his position towards running for Speaker of the House.

October 20, 2015

2:30 p.m. - Reid On-Camera: Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid (D-NV) and party leaders speak with reporters.

October 20, 2015

2:15 p.m. - McConnell On-Camera: Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) and party leaders speak with reporters.

October 20, 2015

12:00 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at noon for morning hour and 2:00 p.m. for legislative business, with votes postponed until 6:30 p.m. One Minutes // Suspensions (6): H.R. 1428 - Judicial Redress Act of 2015 (Rep. Sensenbrenner / Judiciary) // H.R. 3493 - Securing the Cities Act of 2015, as amended (Rep. Donovan / Homeland Security) // H.R. 3350 - Know the CBRN Terrorism Threats to Transportation Act (Rep. Higgins / Homeland Security) // H.R. 3572 - DHS Headquarters Reform and Improvement Act of 2015, as amended (Rep. McCaul / Homeland Security) // H.R. 1315 - To amend section 1105(a) of title 31, United States Code, to require that annual budget submissions of the President to Congress provide an estimate of the cost per taxpayer of the deficit, and for other purposes (Rep. Messer / Budget) // H. Res. 348 - Supporting the right of the people of Ukraine to freely elect their government and determine their future, as amended (Rep. Cicilline / Foreign Affairs) // Special Orders

October 20, 2015

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of the motion to invoke cloture on the motion to proceed to S. 2146 - Stop Sanctuary Policies and Protect Americans Act, resuming Executive Session to consider the nomination of Ann Donnelly to be U.S. District Judge for the Eastern District of New York, conducting a roll call vote on confirmation of the nomination, recessing from 12:30 p.m. until 2:15 p.m. when the Senate conducts a roll call vote on the motion to invoke cloture on the motion to proceed to the bill.

October 19, 2015

4:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of the motion to invoke cloture on the motion to proceed to S. 2146 - Stop Sanctuary Policies and Protect Americans Act.

October 16, 2015

1:15 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets in a pro forma session.

October 16, 2015

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate meets in a pro forma session.

October 13, 2015

2:00 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets in a pro forma session.

October 13, 2015

10:30 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate meets in a pro forma session.

October 9, 2015

1:30 p.m. - Pelosi, et al. on Ex-Im Discharge Petition: House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) and party leaders discuss a parliamentary attempt to expedite reauthorization of the lapsed Export-Import Bank.

October 9, 2015

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate meets in a pro forma session.

October 9, 2015

9:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets for legislative business. One Minutes // H.R. 702 - To Adapt to Changing Crude Oil Market Conditions, Rules Committee Print (Structured Rule) (Rep. Barton / Energy and Commerce) // The Rule provides for one hour of general debate and makes in order the following amendments: Amash Amendment (10 minutes); Delaney / Curbelo / Gibson Amendment (10 minutes); Huffman Amendment (10 minutes); Lawrence Amendment (10 minutes); Messer / Lowenthal Amendment (10 minutes); Messer Amendment (10 minutes); Cuellar Amendment (10 minutes); Garamendi Amendment (10 minutes); Jackson Lee Amendment #1 (10 minutes); Jackson Lee Amendment #2 (10 minutes) // Special Orders

October 8, 2015

12:00 p.m. - House GOP on Speaker Nomination: Members of the House Republican Conference speak to the press after Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-CA) withdrew his candidacy for Speaker.

October 8, 2015

10:45 a.m. - Pelosi On-Camera: House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) speaks with reporters.

October 8, 2015

10:00 a.m. - Volkswagen Emissions: House Energy and Commerce Committee

October 8, 2015

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at 10:00 a.m. for morning hour and noon for legislative business. One Minutes // H.R. 538 - Native American Energy Act, Rules Committee Print (Structured Rule) (Rep. Young (AK) / Natural Resources) // The Rule provides for one hour of general debate and makes in order the following amendments: Young (AK) Amendment (10 minutes); Lujan Grisham Amendment (10 minutes) // Special Orders

October 8, 2015

9:30 a.m. - Afghanistan Policy: House Armed Services Committee

October 8, 2015

9:30 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate convenes and proceeds to a period of morning business, thereafter resumes consideration of the motion to invoke cloture on the motion to proceed to H.R. 2028 - Energy and Water Appropriations, conducting a roll call vote on the motion.

October 7, 2015

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at 10:00 a.m. for morning hour and noon for legislative business. One Minutes // H.R. 3192 - Homebuyers Assistance Act, Rules Committee Print (Subject to a Rule (Rep. Hill / Financial Services) // H. Res. 461 - Establishing a Select Investigative Panel of the Committee on Energy and Commerce (One Hour of Debate) (Rep. Foxx / Rules) // Special Orders

October 7, 2015

9:30 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of the motion to invoke cloture on the conference report to accompany H.R. 1735 - National Defense Authorization Act for FY2016, post-cloture, conducting a roll call vote on adoption of the report. The Senate then proceeds to consideration of the motion to invoke cloture on the motion to proceed to H.R. 2028 - Energy and Water Appropriations.

October 6, 2015

2:30 p.m. - Reid On-Camera: Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid (D-NV) and party leaders speak with reporters.

October 6, 2015

2:15 p.m. - McConnell On-Camera: Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) and party leaders speak with reporters.

October 6, 2015

12:00 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at noon for morning hour and 2:00 p.m. for legislative business, with votes postponed until 6:30 p.m. One Minutes // Suspensions (11): H.R. 2091 - Child Support Assistance Act of 2015 (Rep. Poliquin / Financial Services) // H.R. 1553 - Small Bank Exam Cycle Reform Act of 2015 (Rep. Tipton / Financial Services) // H.R. 1525 - Disclosure Modernization and Simplification Act of 2015 (Rep. Garrett / Financial Services) // H.R. 1839 - Reforming Access for Investments in Startup Enterprises (RAISE) Act of 2015 (Rep. McHenry / Financial Services) // H.R. 3102 - Airport Access Control Security Improvement Act of 2015, as amended (Rep. Katko / Homeland Security) // H.R. 3510 - Department of Homeland Security Cybersecurity Strategy Act of 2015, as amended (Rep. Richmond / Homeland Security) // S. 1300 - Adoptive Family Relief Act (Sen. Feinstein / Judiciary) // S. 2078 - United States Commission on International Religious Freedom Reauthorization Act of 2015 (Sen. Corker / Foreign Affairs) // H.R. 2168 - West Coast Dungeness Crab Management Act, as amended (Rep. Herrera Beutler / Natural Resources) // S. 986 - Albuquerque Indian School Land Transfer Act (Sen. Udall / Natural Resources) // Special Orders

October 6, 2015

12:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of the motion to invoke cloture on the conference report to accompany H.R. 1735 - National Defense Authorization Act for FY2016, conducting a roll call vote on the motion.

October 6, 2015

9:30 a.m. - Afghanistan Policy: Senate Armed Services Committee

October 5, 2015

4:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of the motion to invoke cloture on the conference report to accompany H.R. 1735 - National Defense Authorization Act for FY2016, proceeding to Executive Session to consider the nomination of Dale Drozd, to be U.S. District Judge for the Eastern District of California, conducting a roll call vote on confirmation of the nomination.

October 5, 2015

2:00 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets in a pro forma session.

October 2, 2015

1:00 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets in a pro forma session.

October 1, 2015

10:45 a.m. - Pelosi On-Camera: House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) speaks with reporters.

October 1, 2015

9:30 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of the motion to invoke cloture on the motion to proceed to H.R. 2029 - Military Construction and Veterans Affairs and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2016, conducting a roll call vote on the motion.

October 1, 2015

9:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets for legislative business. One Minutes // H.R. 3457 - Justice for Victims of Iranian Terrorism Act (Closed Rule, One Hour of Debate) (Rep. Meehan / Foreign Affairs) // Conference Report to Accompany H.R. 1735 - National Defense Authorization Act for FY2016 (Conference Report Rule, One Hour of Debate) (Rep. Thornberry / Armed Services) // Special Orders

September 30, 2015

10:00 a.m. - DOD Cyber Strategy: House Armed Services Committee

September 30, 2015

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at 10:00 a.m. for morning hour and noon for legislative business. One Minutes // Concur in the Senate Amendment to H.R. 719 - Continuing Resolution for FY2016 (Subject to a Rule) // H. Con. Res. 79 - Directing the Clerk of the House of Representatives to make corrections in the enrollment of H.R. 719; Defund Planned Parenthood Act of 2015 (Subject to a Rule) (Rep. Roby / Energy and Commerce / House Administration) // Suspension: S. 2082 - Department of Veterans Affairs Expiring Authorities Act of 2015 (Sen. Isakson / Veterans’ Affairs) // Special Orders

September 30, 2015

9:30 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of the motion to concur in the House amendment to the Senate amendment to H.R. 719, with a further amendment #2689 (Continuing Resolution through December 11, 2015), post-cloture, conducting a roll call vote on adoption the motion.

September 29, 2015

2:30 p.m. - Reid On-Camera: Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid (D-NV) and party leaders speak with reporters.

September 29, 2015

2:15 p.m. - McConnell On-Camera: Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) and party leaders speak with reporters.

September 29, 2015

10:00 a.m. - Planned Parenthood Funding: House Oversight and Government Reform Committee

September 29, 2015

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at 10:00 a.m. for morning hour and noon for legislative business. One Minutes // H.R. 3495 - Women’s Public Health and Safety Act (Closed Rule, One Hour of Debate) (Rep. Duffy / Energy and Commerce) // Special Orders

September 29, 2015

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of the motion to concur in the House amendment to the Senate amendment to H.R. 719, with a further amendment #2689 (Continuing Resolution through December 11, 2015), post-cloture, recessing from 12:30 p.m. until 2:15 p.m. for weekly caucus meetings.

September 28, 2015

4:30 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of the House Message to accompany H.R. 719, with a further amendment #2689 (Continuing Resolution through December 11, 2015), conducting a roll call vote on a motion to invoke cloture.

September 28, 2015

12:00 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at noon for morning hour and 2:00 p.m. for legislative business, with votes postponed until 6:30 p.m. One Minutes // Suspensions (13): H.R. 1624 - Protecting Affordable Coverage for Employees Act, as amended (Rep. Guthrie / Energy and Commerce) // S. 136 - Gold Star Fathers Act of 2015 (Sen. Ron Wyden / Oversight and Government Reform) // H.R. 313 - Wounded Warriors Federal Leave Act of 2015 (Rep. Lynch / Oversight and Government Reform) // S.565 - Federal Vehicle Repair Cost Savings Act of 2015 (Sen. Peters / Oversight and Government Reform) // H.R. 3089 - Grants Oversight and New Efficiency (GONE) Act, as amended (Rep. Walberg / Oversight and Government Reform) // H.R. 3614 - Airport and Airway Extension Act of 2015 (Rep. Shuster / Transportation and Infrastructure) // S. 139 - Ensuring Access to Clinical Trials Act of 2015 (Sen. Wyden / Ways and Means) // H.R. 2061 - Equitable Access to Care and Health (EACH) Act (Rep. Rodney Davis / Ways and Means) // H.R. 3594 - Higher Education Extension Act of 2015 (Rep. Bishop (MI) / Education and the Workforce) // H.R. 2617 - To amend the Fair Minimum Wage Act of 2007 to postpone a scheduled increase in the minimum wage applicable to American Samoa, as amended (Rep. Radewagen / Education and the Workforce) // H.R. 2786 - Cross-Border Rail Security Act of 2015 (Rep. Vela / Homeland Security) // H.R. 2835 - Border Jobs for Veterans Act of 2015, as amended (Rep. McSally / Homeland Security) // Concur in the Senate Amendment to H.R. 2051 - Agriculture Reauthorizations Act of 2015 (Rep. Conaway / Agriculture) // Special Orders

September 25, 2015

1:00 p.m. - Boehner Resignation:

House Speaker John Boehner (R-OH) speaks with reporters.

September 25, 2015

10:45 a.m. - Pelosi On-Camera: House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) speaks with reporters.

September 25, 2015

10:30 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate convenes and proceeds to a period of morning business.

September 25, 2015

9:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets for legislative business. One Minutes // Complete Consideration of H.R. 348 - RAPID Act, Rules Committee Print (Structured Rule) (Rep. Smith (TX) / Judiciary) // The Rule provides for no further general debate and makes in order the following amendments: Goodlatte Amendment (10 minutes); Lowenthal Amendment (10 minutes); Grijalva Amendment (10 minutes); Gallego Amendment (10 minutes); Jackson Lee Amendment #1 (10 minutes); Dingell Amendment (10 minutes); Peters / Polis / Lowenthal / Lieu Amendment (10 minutes); Gosar Amendment (10 minutes); Jackson Lee Amendment Amendment #2 (10 minutes); Johnson (GA) Amendment (10 minutes) // Special Orders

September 24, 2015

1:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of H.J.Res.61 - legislative vehicle for the continuing resolution, conducting a roll call vote on the motion to invoke cloture on the McConnell substitute amendment #2669 (defund Planned Parenthood / Continuing Resolution through December 11, 2015).

September 24, 2015

9:45 a.m. - JOINT MEETING: His Holiness Pope Francis of the Holy See addresses a Joint Meeting of Congress.

September 24, 2015

8:30 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets for legislative business, recesses immediately and reconvenes at approximately 9:45 a.m. for a Joint Meeting of Congress to receive His Holiness Pope Francis of the Holy See. One Minutes // Suspensions (12): Concur in the Senate Amendment with an Amendment to H.R. 719 - TSA Office of Inspection Accountability Act of 2015 (Rep. Katko / Homeland Security) // S. 1707 - To designate the Federal building located at 617 Walnut Street in Helena, Arkansas, as the “Jacob Trieber Federal Building, United States Post Office, and United States Court House” (Sen. Boozman / Transportation and Infrastructure) // S. 261 - To designate the United States courthouse located at 200 NW 4th Street in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, as the “William J. Holloway, Jr. United States Courthouse” (Sen. Inhofe / Transportation and Infrastructure) // H.R. 3116 - Quarterly Financial Report Reauthorization Act (Rep. Lieu / Oversight and Government Reform) // S. 994 - To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 1 Walter Hammond Place in Waldwick, New Jersey, as the “Staff Sergeant Joseph D’Augustine Post Office Building” (Sen. Booker / Oversight and Government Reform) // H.R. 1442 - To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 90 Cornell Street in Kingston, New York, as the “Staff Sergeant Robert H. Dietz Post Office Building” (Rep. Gibson / Oversight and Government Reform) // H.R. 322 - To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 16105 Swingley Ridge Road in Chesterfield, Missouri, as the “Sgt. Zachary M. Fisher Post Office” (Rep. Wagner / Oversight and Government Reform) // H.R. 323 - To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 55 Grasso Plaza in St. Louis, Missouri, as the “Sgt. Amanda N. Pinson Post Office” (Rep. Wagner / Oversight and Government Reform) // H.R. 324 - To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 11662 Gravois Road in St. Louis, Missouri, as the “Lt. Daniel P. Riordan Post Office” (Rep. Wagner / Oversight and Government Reform) // H.R. 558 - To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 55 South Pioneer Boulevard in Springboro, Ohio, as the “Richard ‘Dick’ Chenault Post Office Building” (Rep. Chabot / Oversight and Government Reform) // H.R. 1884 - To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 206 West Commercial Street in East Rochester, New York, as the “Officer Daryl R. Pierson Memorial Post Office Building” (Rep. Slaughter / Oversight and Government Reform) // H.R. 3059 - To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 4500 SE 28th Street, Del City, Oklahoma, as the “James Robert Kalsu Post Office Building” (Rep. Russell / Oversight and Government Reform) // Begin Consideration of H.R. 348 - RAPID Act, Rules Committee Print (Structured Rule) (Rep. Marino / Judiciary) // The Rule provides for one hour of general debate and makes amendments in order. // Special Orders

September 22, 2015

4:00 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets in a pro forma session.

September 22, 2015

2:30 p.m. - Reid On-Camera: Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid (D-NV) and party leaders speak with reporters.

September 22, 2015

2:15 p.m. - McConnell On-Camera: Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) and party leaders speak with reporters.

September 22, 2015

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of the motion to proceed to H.R. 36, the Pain-Capable Unborn Child Protection Act, conducting a roll call vote on the motion, and on the motion to invoke cloture on the motion to proceed to H.R. 2685, Defense Appropriations, upon reconsideration, then recessing from until 2:15 p.m. for weekly caucus meetings.

September 21, 2015

2:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of the motion to proceed to H.R. 36, the Pain-Capable Unborn Child Protection Act.

September 18, 2015

9:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets for legislative business. One Minutes // H.R. 3134 - Defund Planned Parenthood Act of 2015 (Closed Rule, One Hour of Debate) (Rep. Black / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 3504 - Born Alive Abortion Survivors Protection Act (Closed Rule, One Hour of Debate) (Rep. Franks / Judiciary) // Special Orders

September 17, 2015

2:00 p.m. - Federal Air Marshals: House Oversight and Government Reform Committee

September 17, 2015

10:45 a.m. - Pelosi On-Camera: House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) speaks with reporters.

September 17, 2015

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at 10:00 a.m. for morning hour and noon for legislative business. One Minutes // H.R. 758 - Lawsuit Abuse Reduction Act (Subject to a Rule) (Rep. Smith (TX) / Judiciary) // Special Orders

September 17, 2015

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of H.J.Res.61 - legislative vehicle for the Congressional disapproval of the proposed Iran nuclear agreement, conducting a roll call vote on the motion to invoke cloture on the McConnell amendment #2656 to #2640; if not invoked, proceeding to a roll call vote on the motion to invoke cloture on amendment #2640; if not invoked, proceeding to a roll call vote on the motion to invoke cloture on the joint resolution.

September 16, 2015

2:30 p.m. - Reid On-Camera: Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid (D-NV) and party leaders speak with reporters.

September 16, 2015

2:15 p.m. - McConnell On-Camera: Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) and party leaders speak with reporters.

September 16, 2015

12:00 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at noon for morning hour and 2:00 p.m. for legislative business, with votes postponed until 6:30 p.m. One Minutes // Suspensions (12): Concur in the Senate Amendment to H.R. 23 - National Windstorm Impact Reduction Act Reauthorization of 2015 (Rep. Neugebauer / Science, Space, and Technology) // Concur in the Senate Amendment to H.R. 720 - Gerardo Hernandez Airport Security Act of 2015 (Rep. Katko / Homeland Security) // H.R. 487 - To allow the Miami Tribe of Oklahoma to lease or transfer certain lands (Rep. Mullin / Natural Resources) // H.R. 959 - Medgar Evers House Study Act, as amended (Rep. Thompson (MS) / Natural Resources) // H.R. 1214 - National Forest Small Tracts Amendments Act of 2015, as amended (Rep. Amodei / Natural Resources) // H.R. 1289 - John Muir National Historic Site Expansion Act (Rep. DeSaulnier / Natural Resources) // H.R. 1554 - Elkhorn Ranch and White River National Forest Conveyance Act of 2015 (Rep. Tipton / Natural Resources) // H.R. 1949 - National Liberty Memorial Clarification Act of 2015, as amended (Rep. Butterfield / Natural Resources) // H.R. 2223 - Crags, Colorado Land exchange Act of 2015 (Rep. Lamborn / Natural Resources) // H.R. 2791 - Western Oregon Tribal Fairness Act (Rep. DeFazio / Natural Resources) // S. 501 - New Mexico Navajo Water Settlement Technical Corrections Act (Sen. Udall / Natural Resources) // S. 230 - To provide for the conveyance of certain property to the Yukon Kuskokwim Health Corporation located in Bethel, Alaska (Sen. Murkowski / Natural Resources) // Special Orders

September 16, 2015

10:00 a.m. - Anti-ISIL Operations: Senate Armed Services Committee

September 16, 2015

10:00 a.m. - Gold King Mine: Senate Environment and Public Works Committee

September 16, 2015

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of H.J.Res.61 - legislative vehicle for the Congressional disapproval of the proposed Iran nuclear agreement, recessing from 12:30 p.m. until 2:15 p.m. for weekly caucus meetings.

September 15, 2015

3:00 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets in a pro forma session.

September 15, 2015

1:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of H.J.Res.61 - legislative vehicle for the Congressional disapproval of the proposed Iran nuclear agreement, conducting a roll call vote on the motion to invoke cloture on the McConnell substitute amendment #2640.

September 11, 2015

9:30 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate meets in a pro forma session.

September 11, 2015

9:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets for legislative business. One Minutes // Complete Consideration of H.R. 3461 - To Approve the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action, signed at Vienna on July 14, 2015, relating to the nuclear program of Iran (Closed Rule, Three Hours of Debate) (Rep. Boehner / Foreign Affairs) // H.R. 3460 - To suspend until January 21, 2017, the authority of the President to waive, suspend, reduce, provide relief from, or otherwise limit the application of sanctions pursuant to an agreement related to the nuclear program of Iran (Closed Rule, Two Hours of Debate) (Rep. Roskam / Foreign Affairs / Ways and Means) // Special Orders

September 10, 2015

11:30 a.m. - Boehner On-Camera: House Speaker John Boehner (R-OH) speaks with reporters.

September 10, 2015

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at 10:00 a.m. for morning hour and noon for legislative business. One Minutes // H. Res. 411 - Finding that the President has not complied with section 2 of the Iran Nuclear Agreement Review Act of 2015 (Closed Rule, Two Hours of Debate (Rep. Pompeo / Foreign Affairs) // Begin Consideration of H.R. 3461 - To Approve the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action, signed at Vienna on July 14, 2015, relating to the nuclear program of Iran (Closed Rule, Three Hours of Debate) (Rep. Boehner / Foreign Affairs) // Special Orders

September 10, 2015

9:30 a.m. - Pelosi On-Camera: House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) speaks with reporters.

September 10, 2015

9:30 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of H.J.Res.61 - legislative vehicle for the Congressional disapproval of the proposed Iran nuclear agreement.

September 9, 2015

2:30 p.m. - Reid On-Camera: Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid (D-NV) and party leaders speak with reporters.

September 9, 2015

2:15 p.m. - McConnell On-Camera: Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) and party leaders speak with reporters.

September 9, 2015

10:30 a.m. - Planned Parenthood Inquiry: House Judiciary Committee

September 9, 2015

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at 10:00 a.m. for morning hour and noon for legislative business. One Minutes // H.J.Res. 64 - Disapproving of the agreement transmitted to Congress by the President on July 19, 2015, relating to the nuclear program of Iran (Closed Rule) (Rep. Royce / Foreign Affairs / Financial Services / Judiciary / Oversight and Government Reform / Ways and Means) // The Rule provides for ten hours of debate equally divided among the committees of jurisdiction with a final period of debate, which shall not exceed one hour, controlled by the Committee on Foreign Affairs // Special Orders

September 9, 2015

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of H.J.Res.61 - for purposes of a proposed substitute amendment related to Congressional disapproval of the proposed Iran nuclear agreement, recessing from 12:30 p.m. until 2:15 p.m. for the weekly caucus meetings.

September 8, 2015

5:00 p.m. - Rule for Iran Debate: House Rules Committee

September 8, 2015

2:00 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets for legislative business, with votes postponed until 6:30 p.m. One Minutes // Suspensions (5): H.R. 1344 - Early Hearing Detection and Intervention Act of 2015 (Rep. Guthrie / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 1462 - Protecting Our Infants Act of 2015 (Rep. Clark / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 1725 - National All Schedules Prescription Electronic Reporting Authorization Act of 2015, as amended (Rep. Whitfield / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 2820 - Stem Cell Therapeutic and Research Authorization Act of 2015 (Rep. Smith (NJ) / Energy and Commerce) // S. 1359 - E-Warranty Act of 2015 (Sen. Fischer / Energy and Commerce) // Special Orders

September 8, 2015

2:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate proceeds to the consideration of H.J.Res.61 - for purposes of a proposed substitute amendment related to Congressional disapproval of the proposed Iran nuclear agreement, later resuming Executive Session to consider the nomination of Roseann Ketchmark to be U.S. District Judge for the Western District of Missouri, with 30 minutes equally divided prior to a roll call vote on confirmation of the nomination.

August 6, 2015

12:00 p.m. - McConnell On-Camera: Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) speaks with reporters in the Senate studio.

August 6, 2015

11:30 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate meets in a pro forma session.

August 5, 2015

9:30 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of the motion to invoke cloture on the motion to proceed to S. 754 - Cybersecurity Information Sharing Act of 2015, conducting a roll call vote on the motion.

August 4, 2015

2:30 p.m. - Reid On-Camera: Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid (D-NV) and party leaders speak with reporters.

August 4, 2015

2:15 p.m. - McConnell On-Camera: Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) and party leaders speak with reporters.

August 4, 2015

12:00 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets in a pro forma session.

August 4, 2015

10:00 a.m. - Prisons Oversight: Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee

August 4, 2015

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate convenes and proceeds to a period of morning business, then resuming consideration of the motion to invoke cloture on the motion to proceed to S. 754 - Cybersecurity Information Sharing Act of 2015, recessing from 12:30 p.m. until 2:15 p.m. to allow for weekly caucus meetings.

August 4, 2015

9:30 a.m. - Iran & the Middle East: Senate Armed Services Committee

August 3, 2015

2:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of the motion to invoke cloture on the motion to proceed to S. 1881, prohibiting Federal funding of Planned Parenthood, conducting a roll call vote on the motion.

August 1, 2015

12:00 p.m. - McMorris Rodgers on Governing:

Rep. Cathy McMorris Rodgers (R-WA), House Republican Conference Chair, discusses the work of the 114th Congress.

August 1, 2015

12:00 p.m. - Obama on Medicare, Medicaid:

President Obama celebrates the fiftieth anniversary of the enactment of Medicare and Medicaid.

July 31, 2015

1:00 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets in a pro forma session.

July 31, 2015

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate meets in a pro forma session.

July 30, 2015

10:45 a.m. - Pelosi On-Camera: House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) speaks with reporters.

July 30, 2015

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of H.R.22, legislative vehicle for the highway bill, post-cloture, conducting a roll call vote on passage the bill, and later, on passage of H.R. 3236 - Surface Transportation and Veterans Health Care Choice Improvement Act of 2015.

July 29, 2015

2:30 p.m. - Boehner On-Camera: House Speaker John Boehner (R-OH) speaks with reporters.

July 29, 2015

2:00 p.m. - IRS Targeting Review: Senate Judiciary Committee, Oversight Agency Action Federal Rights and Federal Courts Subcommittee

July 29, 2015

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at 10:00 a.m. for morning hour and noon for legislative business. One Minutes // H.R. 1994 - VA Accountability Act of 2015 (Structured Rule) (Rep. Miller (FL) / Veterans’ Affairs) // The Rule provides for one hour of general debate and makes in order the following amendments: Benishek / Sinema Amendment (10 minutes); Takano Amendment (20 minutes) // H.R. 3236 - Surface Transportation and Veterans Health Care Choice Improvement Act of 2015 (Closed Rule, One Hour of Debate) (Rep. Shuster / Transportation and Infrastructure / Ways and Means / Veterans’ Affairs) // Postponed Suspension Vote: H.R. 1300 - First Responder Anthrax Preparedness Act, as amended (Rep. King (NY) / Homeland Security) // Special Orders

July 29, 2015

9:30 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of the McConnell amendment #2266 to H.R.22, legislative vehicle for the highway bill, post-cloture on the amendment, as modified, conducting voice votes on a motion to table McConnell first degree amendment to underlying bill, Senate amendment #2417; adoption of McConnell for Inhofe second degree amendment #2533 to the amendment; adoption of McConnell first degree amendment #2421 to McConnell amendment #2266; and roll call votes on adoption of McConnell amendment #2266, as modified; and the motion to invoke cloture on the bill, as amended, if amended. The Senate then proceeds to Executive Session to consider the following nominations, en bloc, conducting voice votes on confirmation of the nominations in the following order: Jeffrey Michael Prieto, to be General Counsel of the Department of Agriculture; Allison Beck, to be Federal Mediation and Conciliation Director; and Carol Fortine Ochoa, to be Inspector General, General Services Administration.

July 28, 2015

2:30 p.m. - Reid On-Camera: Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid (D-NV) and party leaders speak with reporters.

July 28, 2015

2:15 p.m. - McConnell On-Camera: Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) and party leaders speak with reporters.

July 28, 2015

11:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of the McConnell amendment #2266 to H.R.22, legislative vehicle for a highway bill, post-cloture, recessing from 12:30 p.m. until 2:15 p.m. for weekly caucus meetings.

July 28, 2015

10:00 a.m. - Iran Review: House Foreign Affairs Committee

July 28, 2015

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at 10:00 a.m. for morning hour and noon for legislative business. One Minutes // H.R. 427 - Regulations from the Executive in Need of Scrutiny (REINS) Act of 2015 (Structured Rule) (Rep. Young (IN) / Judiciary) // The Rule provides for one hour of general debate and makes in order the following amendments: Young (IA) Amendment (10 minutes); Smith (MO Amendment (10 minutes); Sessions / Rodney Davis (IL) / Wenstrup / Barr Amendment (10 minutes); Johnson Amendment (10 minutes); Capps Amendment (10 minutes); Cicilline Amendment (10 minutes); Jackson Lee Amendment (10 minutes); Moore Amendment (10 minutes); Nadler Amendment (10 minutes); Pocan / Moore Amendment (10 minutes) // Postponed Suspension Votes (2): H.R. 1300 - First Responder Anthrax Preparedness Act, as amended (Rep. King (NY) / Homeland Security) // H.R. 675 - Veterans’ Compensation Cost-of-Living Adjustment Act of 2015 (Rep. Abraham / Veterans’ Affairs) // Special Orders

July 27, 2015

2:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of the McConnell for Kirk amendment #2327 (Export-Import Bank reauthorization) to H.R.22, legislative vehicle for a highway bill, post-cloture.

July 27, 2015

12:00 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at noon for morning hour and 2:00 p.m. for legislative business, with votes postponed until 6:30 p.m. One Minutes // Suspensions (17): H.R. 1138 - Sawtooth National Recreation Area and Jerry Peak Wilderness Additions Act (Rep. Simpson / Natural Resources) // H.R. 774 - Illegal, Unreported, and Unregulated Fishing Enforcement Act of 2015, as amended (Del. Bordallo / Natural Resources) // Concur in the Senate Amendment to H.R. 2499 - Veterans Entrepreneurship Act of 2015 (Rep. Chabot / Small Business) // S. 1482 - Need-Based Educational Aid Act of 2015 (Sen. Grassley / Judiciary) // H.R. 1656 - Secret Service Improvements Act of 2015, as amended (Rep. Goodlatte / Judiciary) // H.R. 2750 - Improved Security Vetting for Aviation Workers Act of 2015, as amended (Rep. Katko / Homeland Security) // H.R. 2770 - Keeping Our Travelers Safe and Secure Act, as amended (Rep. Rice (NY) / Homeland Security) // H.R. 2843 - TSA PreCheck Expansion Act, as amended (Rep. Katko / Homeland Security) // H.R. 2127 - Securing Expedited Screening Act, as amended (Rep. Thompson (MS) / Homeland Security) // H.R. 1300 - First Responder Anthrax Preparedness Act, as amended (Rep. King (NY) / Homeland Security) // H.R. 2206 - State Wide Interoperable Communications Enhancement Act, as amended (Rep. Payne / Homeland Security) // H.R. 1634 - Border Security Technology Accountability Act of 2015, as amended (Rep. McSally / Homeland Security) // H.R. 998 - Preclearance Authorization Act of 2015, as amended (Rep. Meehan / Homeland Security) // H.R. 1831 - Evidence-Based Policymaking Commission Act of 2014, as amended (Rep. Ryan (WI) / Oversight and Government Reform) // H. J. Res. 61 - Hire More Heroes Act of 2015 (Rep. Rodney Davis (IL) / Ways and Means) // H.R. 675 - Veterans’ Compensation Cost-of-Living Adjustment Act of 2015 (Rep. Abraham / Veterans’ Affairs) // H.R. 1607 - Ruth Moore Act of 2015 (Rep. Pingree / Veterans’ Affairs) // Special Orders

July 26, 2015

2:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of the motion to proceed to H.R.22, legislative vehicle for a highway bill, conducting roll call votes on: the motion to invoke cloture on McConnell amendment #2328 (ACA repeal), if not invoked, on the motion to invoke cloture on Kirk amendment #2327 (Export-Import Bank reauthorization), and, if invoked, on a Cruz appeal of a ruling of the chair.

July 24, 2015

9:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of the motion to proceed to H.R.22, legislative vehicle for a highway bill, voting on adoption of the motion.

July 23, 2015

11:30 a.m. - Boehner On-Camera: House Speaker John Boehner (R-OH) speaks with reporters.

July 23, 2015

10:45 a.m. - Pelosi On-Camera: House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) speaks with reporters.

July 23, 2015

10:00 a.m. - Iran Review: Senate Foreign Relations Committee

July 23, 2015

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets for legislative business. One Minutes // H.R. 1599 - Safe and Accurate Food Labeling Act of 2015, Rules Print (Structured Rule) (Rep. Pompeo / Energy and Commerce / Agriculture) // The Rule provides for one hour of general debate and makes in order the following amendments: DeFazio Amendment (10 minutes); Huffman / Polis / McCollum / Grijalva / Ruiz Amendment (10 minutes); DeLauro Amendment (10 minutes); Pingree / DeFazio / Polis Amendment (10 minutes) // H.R. 3009 - Enforce the Law for Sanctuary Cities Act (Closed Rule, One Hour of Debate) (Rep. Hunter / Judiciary) // Special Orders

July 23, 2015

9:30 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of the motion to proceed to H.R.22, legislative vehicle for a highway bill, post-cloture.

July 22, 2015

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at 10:00 a.m. for morning hour and noon for legislative business. One Minutes // H.R. 1734 - Improving Coal Combustion Residuals Regulation Act of 2015 (Structured Rule) (Rep. McKinley / Energy and Commerce) // The Rule provides for one hour of general debate and makes in order the following amendments: Shimkus Amendment (10 minutes); Pallone Amendment (10 minutes); Castor Amendment (10 minutes); Connolly Amendment (10 minutes); Adams Amendment (10 minutes); Butterfield / Rush / Clarke / Price (NC) / Adams Amendment (10 minutes) // Special Orders

July 22, 2015

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate convenes and proceeds to a period of morning business.

July 21, 2015

2:30 p.m. - Reid, et al. On-Camera: Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid (D-NV) and party leaders speak with reporters.

July 21, 2015

2:15 p.m. - McConnell, et al. On-Camera: Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) and party leaders speak with reporters.

July 21, 2015

12:00 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at noon for morning hour and 2:00 p.m. for legislative business, with votes postponed until 6:30 p.m. One Minutes // Suspensions (3): H.R. 2256 - Veterans Information Modernization Act, as amended (Rep. Benishek / Veterans’ Affairs) // H.R. 237 - FTO Passport Revocation Act of 2015, as amended (Rep. Poe / Foreign Affairs) // H.R. 1557 - Federal Employee Antidiscrimination Act of 2015 (Rep. Cummings / Oversight and Government Reform) // Special Orders

July 21, 2015

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate convenes and proceeds to a period of morning business, recessing from 12:30 p.m. until 2:15 p.m. for weekly caucus meetings, thereafter conducting a roll vote on the motion to invoke cloture vote on the motion to proceed to H.R.22, legislative vehicle for a highway bill.

July 20, 2015

2:00 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets in a pro forma session.

July 17, 2015

10:40 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate meets in a pro forma session.

July 16, 2015

12:45 p.m. - House Democrats on Voting Rights:

House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) and members of her caucus discuss restoration of the Voting Rights Act.

July 16, 2015

11:30 a.m. - Boehner On-Camera: House Speaker John Boehner (R-OH) speaks with reporters.

July 16, 2015

10:30 a.m. - Pelosi On-Camera: House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) speaks with reporters.

July 16, 2015

9:30 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of S.1177, the Every Child Achieves Act of 2015, post-cloture, voting on amendments.

July 16, 2015

9:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meet for legislative business. One Minutes // H.R. 2898 - Western Water and American Food Security Act of 2015, Rules Committee Print (Structured Rule) (Rep. Valadao / Natural Resources / Agriculture) // The Rule provides for one hour of general debate and makes in order the following amendments: McClintock Amendment (10 minutes); McNerney / DeSaulnier / Garamendi / Costa Amendment (10 minutes); Garamendi Amendment (10 minutes); LaMalfa Amendment (10 minutes); Calvert/ LaMalfa / Denham / Valadao Amendment (10 minutes); Costa Amendment (10 minutes); LaMalfa / Walden Amendment (10 minutes); Grijalva Amendment (10 minutes) // Special Orders

July 15, 2015

2:30 p.m. - FIFA Scandal: Senate Commerce Science and Transportation Committee, Consumer Protection Product Safety Insurance and Data Security Subcommittee

July 15, 2015

10:00 a.m. - Monetary Policy: House Financial Services Committee

July 15, 2015

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at 10:00 a.m. for morning hour and noon for legislative business. One Minutes // H.R. 3038 - Highway and Transportation Funding Act of 2015, Part II (Closed Rule, One Hour of Debate) (Rep. Ryan (WI) / Transportation and Infrastructure / Ways and Means) // Suspensions (2): S. 984 - Steve Gleason Act of 2015 (Sen. Vitter / Ways and Means) // S. 971 - Medicare Independence at Home Medical Practice Demonstration Improvement Act of 2015 (Sen. Wyden / Ways and Means) // Special Orders

July 15, 2015

9:30 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of the motion to invoke cloture on the Alexander substitute amendment #2089 to S.1177, the Every Child Achieves Act of 2015, voting on the motion.

July 14, 2015

2:30 p.m. - Reid, et al. On-Camera: Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid (D-NV) and party leaders speak with reporters.

July 14, 2015

2:15 p.m. - McConnell, et al. On-Camera: Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) and party leaders speak with reporters.

July 14, 2015

10:00 a.m. - Iran Agreement: House Foreign Affairs Committee

July 14, 2015

10:00 a.m. - DHS Oversight: House Judiciary Committee

July 14, 2015

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at 10:00 a.m. for morning hour and noon for legislative business. One Minutes // Suspensions (11): H.R. 2722 - Breast Cancer Awareness Commemorative Coin Act, as amended (Rep. Carolyn Maloney (NY) / Financial Services) // H.R. 251 - Homes for Heroes Act of 2015 (Rep. Al Green (TX) / Financial Services) // H.R. 1047 - Housing Assistance Efficiency Act (Rep. Peters / Financial Services) // H.R. 2482 - Preservation Enhancement and Savings Opportunity Act of 2015 (Rep. Paulsen / Financial Services) // H.R. 2997 - Private Investment in Housing Act of 2015 (Rep. Ross / Financial Services) // H.R. 1408 - Mortgage Servicing Asset Capital Requirements Act of 2015 (Rep. Perlmutter / Financial Services) // H.R. 432 - SBIC Advisers Relief Act (Rep. Luetkemeyer / Financial Services) // H.R. 1334 - Holding Company Registration Threshold Equalization Act of 2015 (Rep. Womack / Financial Services) // H.R. 1723 - Small Company Simple Registration Act of 2015 (Rep. Wagner / Financial Services) // H.R. 1847 - Swap Data Repository and Clearinghouse Indemnification Correction Act of 2015, as amended (Rep. Crawford / Financial Services) // H.R. 2064 - Improving Access to Capital for Emerging Growth Companies Act (Rep. Fincher / Financial Services) // Special Orders

July 14, 2015

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of S.1177, the Every Child Achieves Act of 2015, recessing from 12:30 p.m. until 2:15 p.m. for weekly caucus meetings.

July 13, 2015

3:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate convenes and proceeds to a period of morning business, thereafter resuming consideration of S.1177, the Every Child Achieves Act of 2015.

July 13, 2015

12:00 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at noon for morning hour and 2:00 p.m. for legislative business, with votes postponed until 6:30 p.m. One Minutes // Suspensions (6): H.R. 1023 - Small Business Investment Company Capital Act of 2015 (Rep. Chabot / Small Business) // H.R. 208 - Superstorm Sandy Relief and Disaster Loan Program Improvement Act of 2015 (Rep. Velázquez / Small Business) // H.R. 2670 - Microloan Modernization Act of 2015 (Rep. Moulton / Small Business) // H.R. 2499 - Veterans Entrepreneurship Act of 2015 (Rep. Chabot / Small Business) // H.R. 387 - Economic Development Through Tribal Land Exchange Act (Rep. Ruiz / Natural Resources) // S. 179 - To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 14 3rd Avenue, NW, in Chisholm, Minnesota, as the “James L. Oberstar Memorial Post Office Building” (Sen. Klobuchar / Oversight and Government Reform) // Special Orders

July 10, 2015

9:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets for legislative business. One Minutes // Complete Consideration of H.R. 6 - 21st Century Cures Act, Rules Committee Print (Structured Rule) (Rep. Upton / Energy and Commerce) // The Rule provides for no further general debate and makes in order the following amendments: Brat / McClintock / Garrett / Stutzman / Perry Amendment (10 minutes); Young (IN) / Harris Amendment (10 minutes); Lee (CA) / Schakowsky / Clarke Amendment (10 minutes); Castro Amendment (10 minutes); Slaughter Amendment (10 minutes); Fitzpatrick Amendment (10 minutes); Polis Amendment (10 minutes); Jackson Lee Amendment (10 minutes) // Special Orders

July 9, 2015

11:30 a.m. - Boehner On-Camera: House Speaker John Boehner (R-OH) speaks with reporters.

July 9, 2015

10:45 a.m. - Pelosi On-Camera: House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) speaks with reporters.

July 9, 2015

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at 10:00 a.m. for morning hour and noon for legislative business. One Minutes // H.R. 2647 - Resilient Federal Forests Act of 2015, Rules Committee Print (Structured Rule) (Rep. Westerman / Agriculture / Natural Resources) // The Rule provides for one hour of general debate and makes in order the following amendments: Polis Amendment (10 minutes); Tipton Amendment (10 minutes); Lujan Grisham Amendment (10 minutes); Kilmer Amendment (10 minutes) // Complete Consideration of H.R. 2822 - Department of the Interior, Environment, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2016 (Modified Open Rule) (Rep. Calvert / Appropriations) // Postponed Amendment Votes: Zinke Amendment; Garamendi Amendment #2; Newhouse Amendment; Rouzer Amendment; Hudson Amendment; Goodlatte Amendment; Westmoreland Amendment; LaMalfa Amendment; Ellison Amendment; Buck Amendment; Grothman Amendment; Sanford Amendment; Palmer Amendment #1; Palmer Amendment #2; Calvert Amendment // Begin Consideration of H.R. 6 - 21st Century Cures Act, Rules Committee Print (Structured Rule) (Rep. Upton / Energy and Commerce) // The Rule provides for one hour of general debate and makes in order eight amendments to be considered later. // Special Orders

July 9, 2015

9:30 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of S.1177, the Every Child Achieves Act of 2015, voting on amendments to the bill.

July 8, 2015

3:00 p.m. - OPM Data Breach Review: House Science Space and Technology Committee, Oversight Subcommittee

July 8, 2015

2:30 p.m. - Reid, et al. On-Camera: Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid (D-NV) and party leaders speak with reporters.

July 8, 2015

2:15 p.m. - McConnell, et al. On-Camera: Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) and party leaders speak with reporters.

July 8, 2015

10:00 a.m. - Encryption Technologies: Senate Judiciary Committee

July 8, 2015

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at 10:00 a.m. for morning hour and noon for legislative business. One Minutes // Suspensions (2): H. Res. 310 - Expressing the Sense of the House of Representatives Regarding Srebrenica (Rep. Smith (NJ) / Foreign Affairs) // H. Res. 337 - Calling for substantive dialogue, without preconditions, in order to address Tibetan grievances and secure a negotiated agreement for the Tibetan people, as amended (Rep. Engel / Foreign Affairs) // Complete Consideration of H.R. 5 - Student Success Act, Rules Committee Print (Structured Rule) (Rep. Kline / Education and the Workforce) // The Rule provides for no further general debate and makes in order the following amendments: Rokita / Grothman Amendment (10 minutes); Walker / DeSantis Amendment (10 minutes); Salmon Amendment (10 minutes); Polis Amendment (10 minutes) // Postponed Amendment Votes: Zeldin Amendment; Hurd Amendment; Grayson Amendment; Wilson (FL) Amendment; Carson Amendment; Brownley Amendment; Loebsack Amendment; Polis Amendment; Thompson (MS) Amendment; Scott (VA) Amendment // Continue Consideration of H.R. 2822 - Department of the Interior, Environment, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2016 (Modified Open Rule) (Rep. Calvert / Appropriations) // The Rule provides for no further general debate and makes in order any amendment offered that complies with the House rules. Additionally, the Rule provides for 10 minutes of debate per amendment equally divided between the proponent and an opponent and up to 10 pro forma amendments for the purpose of debate offered by the Chair and Ranking Member or their designee. // Postponed Amendment Votes: Garamendi Amendment #1; Capps Amendment; Sablan Amendment; Castor Amendment; Grijalva Amendment #1; Tsongas Amendment #1; Grijalva Amendment #2; Polis Amendment #1; Edwards Amendment; Lawrence Amendment; Polis Amendment #2; Tsongas Amendment #2; Grijalva Amendment #3; Beyer Amendment; Blackburn Amendment; Pearce Amendment; Hardy Amendment; Zinke Amendment; Garamendi Amendment #2; Newhouse Amendment; Rouzer Amendment; Hudson Amendment; Goodlatte Amendment; Westmoreland Amendment; LaMalfa Amendment // Special Orders

July 8, 2015

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of S.1177, the Every Child Achieves Act of 2015, recessing from 12:30 p.m. until 2:15 p.m. for weekly caucus meetings, voting on amendments to the bill.

July 7, 2015

1:30 p.m. - Transportation Innovation: Senate Commerce Science and Transportation Committee, Surface Transportation and Merchant Marine Infrastructure Safety and Security Subcommittee

July 7, 2015

2:30 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate proceeds to the consideration of S.1177, the Every Child Achieves Act of 2015, thereafter resuming Executive Session to consider the nomination of Kara Farnandez Stoll, to be U.S. Circuit Judge for the Federal Circuit, conducting a roll call vote on confirmation of the nomination.

July 7, 2015

2:00 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at 2:00 p.m. for legislative business, with votes postponed until 6:30 p.m. One Minutes // Suspensions (3): H.R. 907 - United States-Jordan Defense Cooperation Act of 2015, as amended (Rep. Ros-Lehtinen / Foreign Affairs) // Concur in the Senate Amendment to H.R. 91 - Veteran's I.D. Card Act (Rep. Buchanan / Veterans’ Affairs) // H.R. 1531 - Land Management Workforce Flexibility Act (Rep. Connolly / Oversight and Government Reform) // Continue Consideration of H.R. 2822 - Department of the Interior, Environment, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2016 (Modified Open Rule) (Rep. Calvert / Appropriations) // The Rule provides for no further general debate and makes in order any amendment offered that complies with the House rules. Additionally, the Rule provides for 10 minutes of debate per amendment equally divided between the proponent and an opponent and up to 10 pro forma amendments for the purpose of debate offered by the Chair and Ranking Member or their designee. // Special Orders

July 7, 2015

9:30 a.m. - DOD on ISIL Strategy: Senate Armed Services Committee

June 25, 2015

11:30 a.m. - Boehner On-Camera: House Speaker John Boehner (R-OH) speaks with reporters.

June 25, 2015

10:45 a.m. - Pelosi On-Camera: House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) speaks with reporters.

June 25, 2015

10:00 a.m. - Nuclear Deterrence: House Armed Services Committee

June 25, 2015

9:50 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate convenes and proceeds to a period of morning business.

June 25, 2015

9:30 a.m. - OPM Data Breach: Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee

June 25, 2015

9:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets for legislative business. One Minutes // Senate Amendment to H.R. 1295 - Trade Preferences Extension Act of 2015 (One Hour of Debate) (Rep. Ryan (WI) / Ways and Means) // Postponed Suspension Votes: H.R. 1615 - DHS FOIA Efficiency Act, as amended (Rep. Carter (GA) / Homeland Security) // H.R. 2200 - CBRN Intelligence and Information Sharing Act, as amended (Rep. McSally / Homeland Security) // Begin Consideration of H.R. 2822 - Department of the Interior, Environment, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2016 (Modified Open Rule) (Rep. Calvert / Appropriations) // The Rule provides for one hour of general debate and makes in order any amendment offered that complies with the House rules. Additionally, the Rule provides for 10 minutes of debate per amendment equally divided between the proponent and an opponent and up to 10 pro forma amendments for the purpose of debate offered by the Chair and Ranking Member or their designee. // Special Orders

June 24, 2015

10:00 a.m. - OPM Data Breach: House Oversight and Government Reform Committee

June 24, 2015

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at 10:00 a.m. for morning hour and noon for legislative business. One Minutes // H.R. 2042 - Ratepayer Protection Act of 2015, Rules Committee Print (Structured Rule) (Rep. Whitfield / Energy and Commerce) // The Rule provides for one hour of general debate and makes in order the following amendments: Pallone Amendment (10 minutes); Rush Amendment (10 minutes); Huizenga / Kildee / Collins (GA) Amendment (10 minutes); McNerney Amendment (10 minutes); Newhouse Amendment (10 minutes) // Special Orders

June 24, 2015

9:30 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of the motion concur in the House amendment to the Senate amendment to H.R. 2146 - Trade Priorities and Accountability Act of 2015, post-cloture, voting on the motion, then conducting a roll call vote on the cloture on the motion to concur in the House amendment to H.R.1295 - Trade Preferences Extension Act of 2015, with an amendment (Trade Adjustment Assistance).

June 23, 2015

2:30 p.m. - Reid, et al. On-Camera: Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid (D-NV) and party leaders speak with reporters.

June 23, 2015

2:15 p.m. - McConnell, et al. On-Camera: Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) and party leaders speak with reporters.

June 23, 2015

12:00 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at noon for morning hour and 2:00 p.m. for legislative business, with votes postponed until 6:30 p.m. One Minutes // Suspensions (14): H.R. 805 - Domain Openness Through Continued Oversight Matters (DOTCOM) Act of 2015 (Rep. Shimkus / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 2576 - TSCA Modernization Act of 2015, as amended (Rep. Shimkus / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 893 - Boys Town Centennial Commemorative Coin Act, as amended (Rep. Fortenberry / Financial Services) // H.R. 1698 - Bullion and Collectible Coin Production Efficiency and Cost Savings Act, as amended (Rep. Huizenga / Financial Services) // H.R. 2620 - To amend the United States Cotton Futures Act to exclude certain cotton futures contracts from coverage under such Act, as amended (Rep. David Scott (GA) / Agriculture) // H.R. 1640 - Department of Homeland Security Headquarters Consolidation Accountability Act, as amended (Rep. Walker / Homeland Security) // H.R. 1633 - DHS Paid Administrative Leave Accountability Act of 2015, as amended (Rep. Loudermilk / Homeland Security) // H.R. 1646 - Homeland Security Drone Assessment and Analysis Act, as amended (Rep. Watson Coleman / Homeland Security) // H.R. 1615 - DHS FOIA Efficiency Act, as amended (Rep. Carter (GA) / Homeland Security) // H.R. 1626 - DHS IT Duplication Reduction Act of 2015, as amended (Rep. Hurd / Homeland Security) // H.R. 1637 - Federally Funded Research and Development Sunshine Act of 2015, as amended (Rep. Ratcliffe / Homeland Security) // H.R. 2390 - Homeland Security University-based Centers Review Act, as amended (Rep. Thompson (MS) / Homeland Security) // H.R. 2200 - CBRN Intelligence and Information Sharing Act, as amended (Rep. McSally / Homeland Security) // Concur in the Senate Amendment to H.R. 615 - Department of Homeland Security Interoperable Communications (Rep. Payne / Homeland Security) // Complete Consideration of H.R. 1190 - Protecting Seniors' Access to Medicare Act of 2015 (Subject to a Closed Rule, No Further Debate) (Rep. Roe / Ways and Means / Energy and Commerce) // Special Orders

June 23, 2015

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of the motion to invoke cloture on the motion concur in the House amendment to the Senate amendment to H.R. 2146 - Trade Priorities and Accountability Act of 2015, if invoked, proceeding to up to 30 hours for debate on the motion to concur prior to a vote on that motion (passage). The Senate recesses from 12:30 p.m. until 2:15 p.m. for weekly caucus meetings.

June 22, 2015

3:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate convenes and proceeds to a period of morning business, thereafter resuming Executive Session to consider the nominations of Peter Neffenger, to be an Assistant Secretary of Homeland Security; and Daniel Elliott, to be a Member of the Surface Transportation Board, conducting a roll call vote on confirming Neffenger and a voice vote on confirming Elliott.

June 19, 2015

12:00 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets in a pro forma session.

June 18, 2015

11:30 a.m. - Boehner On-Camera: House Speaker John Boehner (R-OH) speaks with reporters.

June 18, 2015

10:45 a.m. - Pelosi On-Camera: House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) speaks with reporters.

June 18, 2015

9:30 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate convenes and proceeds to a period of morning business, thereafter resuming consideration of H.R. 1735 - National Defense Authorization Act of 2015, later voting on passage of the bill and on the motion to invoke cloture on the motion to proceed to H.R. 2685, Department of Defense appropriations.

June 18, 2015

9:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets for legislative business. One Minutes // Concur in the Senate Amendment with an Amendment to H.R. 2146 - Trade Priorities and Accountability Act of 2015 (Closed Rule, One Hour of Debate) (Rep. Paul Ryan / Ways and Means) // Complete Consideration of H.R. 160 - Protect Medical Innovation Act of 2015 (Closed Rule, No Further Debate) (Rep. Paulsen / Ways and Means) // Begin Consideration of H.R. 1190 - Protecting Seniors' Access to Medicare Act of 2015 (Closed Rule, One Hour of Debate) (Rep. Roe / Ways and Means / Energy and Commerce) // Special Orders

June 17, 2015

2:00 p.m. - Immigration Action Review: House Oversight and Government Reform Committee, National Security Subcommittee

June 17, 2015

10:00 a.m. - Chemical Weapons in Syria: House Foreign Affairs Committee

June 17, 2015

10:00 a.m. - Middle East Policy: House Armed Services Committee

June 17, 2015

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at 10:00 a.m. for morning hour and noon for legislative business. One Minutes // H. Con. Res. 55 - Directing the President, pursuant to section 5(c) of the War Powers Resolution, to remove United States Armed Forces deployed to Iraq or Syria on or after August 7, 2014, other than Armed Forces required to protect United States diplomatic facilities and personnel, from Iraq and Syria (Two Hours of Debate) (Rep. McGovern / Foreign Affairs) // H.R. 160 - Protect Medical Innovation Act of 2015 (Closed Rule, One Hour of Debate) (Rep. Paulsen / Ways and Means) // Suspensions (4): H.R. 2505 - Medicare Advantage Coverage Transparency Act of 2015, as amended (Rep. Kelly PA) / Ways and Means) // H.R. 2507 - Increasing Regulatory Fairness Act of 2015, as amended (Rep. Brady (TX) / Ways and Means) // H.R. 2582 - Seniors’ Health Care Plan Protection Act of 2015, as amended (Rep. Buchanan / Ways and Means) // H.R. 2570 - Strengthening Medicare Advantage through Innovation and Transparency for Seniors Act of 2015, as amended (Rep. Black / Ways and Means) // H.R. 160 - Protect Medical Innovation Act of 2015 (Subject to a Rule) (Rep. Paulsen / Ways and Means) // Special Orders

June 17, 2015

9:30 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate convenes and proceeds to a period of morning business, thereafter resuming consideration of H.R. 1735 - National Defense Authorization Act of 2015, post-cloture with respect the substitute.

June 16, 2015

2:30 p.m. - Reid, et al. On-Camera: Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid (D-NV) and party leaders speak with reporters.

June 16, 2015

2:15 p.m. - McConnell, et al. On-Camera: Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) and party leaders speak with reporters.

June 16, 2015

10:00 a.m. - OPM Data Breach: House Oversight and Government Reform Committee

June 16, 2015

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at 10:00 a.m. for morning hour and noon for legislative business. One Minutes // H.R. 2596 - Intelligence Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2016, Rules Committee Print (Structured Rule, One Hour of Debate) (Rep. Nunes / Permanent Select Intelligence) // The Rule provides for one hour of general debate and makes in order the following amendments: Israel / Lamborn / Graham Amendment (10 minutes); Israel / Hanna Amendment (10 minutes); Crowley / Serrano / Curbelo Amendment (10 minutes); Keating / McCaul / Katko / Loudermilk Amendment (10 minutes); Keating Amendment (10 minutes); Schiff / Smith (WA) Amendment (10 minutes); Rooney / Sewell Amendment (10 minutes); Moulton Amendment (10 minutes); Turner / Rogers (AL) / Engel Amendment (10 minutes); Farr Amendment (10 minutes); Sinema / Fitzpatrick Amendment (10 minutes); Crowley et. al. Amendment (10 minutes); Wilson (SC) Amendment (10 minutes); Poe / Keating #1 Amendment (10 minutes); Poe / Keating #2 Amendment (10 minutes); Poe Amendment (10 minutes) // Special Orders

June 16, 2015

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of H.R. 1735 - National Defense Authorization Act of 2015, conducting a roll call vote on McCain-Feinstein amendment #1889; recessing from 12:30 p.m. until 2:15 p.m. for weekly caucus meetings, then voting on Ernst amendment #1549; Gillibrand amendment #1578; and cloture on the McCain substitute amendment #1463 to the underlying bill.

June 15, 2015

2:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate convenes and proceeds to a period of morning business, thereafter resuming consideration of H.R. 1735 - National Defense Authorization Act of 2015, proceeding to Executive Session to consider the nominations of Matthew McGuire, to be U.S. Executive Director of the International Bank for Reconstruction and Development; and Gentry Smith, to be Director of the Office of Foreign Missions, conducting a roll call vote on McGuire and a voice vote on Smith.

June 15, 2015

12:00 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at noon for morning hour and 2:00 p.m. for legislative business, with votes postponed until 6:30 p.m. One Minutes // Suspensions (7): H.R. 2131 - To designate the Federal building and United States courthouse located at 83 Meeting Street in Charleston, South Carolina, as the “J. Waties Waring Judicial Center” (Rep. Clyburn / Transportation and Infrastructure) // H.R. 2559 - To designate the “PFC Milton A. Lee Medal of Honor Memorial Highway” in the State of Texas (Rep. Smith (TX) / Transportation and Infrastructure) // H. Res. 233 - Expressing the sense of the House of Representatives that Iran should immediately release the three United States citizens that it holds, as well as provide all known information on any United States citizens that have disappeared within its borders (Rep. Kildee / Foreign Affairs) // H.R. 891 - To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 141 Paloma Drive in Floresville, Texas, as the “Floresville Veterans Post Office Building” (Rep. Cuellar / Oversight and Government Reform) // H.R. 1326 - To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 2000 Mulford Road in Mulberry, Florida, as the “Sergeant First Class Daniel M. Ferguson Post Office” (Rep. Ross / Oversight and Government Reform) // H.R. 1350 - To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 442 East 167th Street in Bronx, New York, as the “Herman Badillo Post Office Building” (Rep. Serrano / Oversight and Government Reform) // H.R. 728 - To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 7050 Highway BB in Cedar Hill, Missouri, as the “Sergeant First Class William B. Woods, Jr. Post Office” (Rep. Luetkemeyer / Oversight and Government Reform) // Special Orders

June 12, 2015

2:30 p.m. - House GOP on TPA (Mobile Only): House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-CA), Majority Whip Steve Scalise (R-LA) and Ways and Means Chairman Paul Ryan (R-WI) speak briefly after votes were held on a package of trade legislation.

June 12, 2015

9:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets for legislative business. One Minutes // Motion to Concur in the Senate Amendment to H.R. 1314 - Trade Act of 2015 (Rep. Ryan (WI) / Ways and Means) // The Rule provides for one hour of general debate and will divide the question of concurring in the Senate Amendment. // Motion to Concur in the Senate Amendments with an Amendment to H.R. 644 - Trade Facilitation and Trade Enforcement Act (Rep. Ryan (WI) / Ways and Means) // The Rule provides for one hour of general debate. // Special Orders

June 11, 2015

11:30 a.m. - Boehner On-Camera: House Speaker John Boehner (R-OH) speaks with reporters on-camera.

June 11, 2015

10:45 a.m. - Pelosi On-Camera: House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) speaks with reporters on-camera.

June 11, 2015

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at 10:00 a.m. for morning hour and noon for legislative business. One Minutes // Motion to Concur in the Senate Amendments with an Amendment to H.R. 1295 - Trade Preferences Extension Act of 2015 (One Hour of Debate) (Rep. Ryan (WI) / Ways and Means) // Complete Consideration of H.R. 2685 - Department of Defense Appropriations Act, 2016 (Subject to a Rule) (Rep. Frelinghuysen / Appropriations) // Postponed Amendment Votes: Schiff Amendment; Lee Amendment #1; Lee Amendment #2; Sablan Amendment; Gosar Amendment #1; Johnson (GA) Amendment #1; Gosar Amendment #2; Johnson (GA) Amendment #2; Ellison Amendment; Smith (MO) Amendment; Massie Amendment // Special Orders

June 11, 2015

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate convenes and proceeds to a period of morning business, thereafter resuming consideration of H.R. 1735 - National Defense Authorization Act of 2015.

June 10, 2015

10:00 a.m. - Amtrak Safety (Mobile Only): Senate Commerce Science and Transportation Committee

June 10, 2015

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at 10:00 a.m. for morning hour and noon for legislative business. One Minutes // Postponed Suspension Vote: H. Res. 295 - Supporting local law enforcement agencies in their continued work to serve our communities, and supporting their use of body worn cameras to promote transparency to protect both citizens and officers alike (Rep. Al Green (TX) / Judiciary) // H.R. 2393 - Country of Origin Labeling Amendments Act of 2015 (Closed Rule) (Rep. Conaway / Agriculture) // Begin Consideration of H.R. 2685 - Department of Defense Appropriations Act, 2016 (Modified Open Rule) (Rep. Frelinghuysen / Appropriations) // The Rule provides for one hour of general debate and makes in order any amendment offered that complies with the House rules. Additionally, the Rule provides for 10 minutes of debate per amendment equally divided between the proponent and an opponent and up to 10 pro forma amendments for the purpose of debate offered by the Chair and Ranking Member or their designee. // Special Orders

June 10, 2015

9:30 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate convenes and proceeds to a period of morning business, thereafter resuming consideration of H.R. 1735 - National Defense Authorization Act of 2015.

June 9, 2015

2:30 p.m. - Reid, et al. On-Camera: Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid (D-NV) and party leaders speak with reporters on-camera.

June 9, 2015

2:15 p.m. - McConnell, et al. On-Camera: Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) and party leaders speak with reporters on-camera.

June 9, 2015

1:45 p.m. - Cassidy on ACA Replacement: Senator Bill Cassidy (R-LA) discusses a plan to replace the Affordable Care Act.

June 9, 2015

12:00 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at noon for morning hour and 2:00 p.m. for legislative business, with votes postponed until 6:30 p.m. One Minutes // Suspensions (6): H.R. 2088 - United States Grain Standards Act Reauthorization Act of 2015, as amended (Rep. Conaway / Agriculture) // H.R. 2051 - Mandatory Price Reporting Act of 2015 (Rep. Conaway / Agriculture) // H.R. 2394 - National Forest Foundation Reauthorization Act of 2015 (Rep. Thompson (PA) / Agriculture) // H.R. 235 - Permanent Internet Tax Freedom Act (Rep. Goodlatte / Judiciary) // H.R. 889 - Foreign Cultural Exchange Jurisdictional Immunity Clarification Act (Rep. Chabot / Judiciary) // H. Res. 295 - Supporting local law enforcement agencies in their continued work to serve our communities, and supporting their use of body worn cameras to promote transparency to protect both citizens and officers alike (Rep. Al Green (TX) / Judiciary) // H.R. 2289 - Commodity End-User Relief Act, Rules Committee Print (Structured Rule) (Rep. Conaway / Agriculture) // The Rule provides for one hour of general debate and makes in order the following amendments: Conaway Amendment (10 minutes); Gallego Amendment (10 minutes); Takai Amendment (10 minutes); Moore / Huizenga / Sean Patrick Maloney / Crawford Amendment (10 minutes); Walorski Amendment (10 minutes) // Complete Consideration of H.R. 2577 - Transportation, Housing and Urban Development, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2016 (Modified Open Rule) (Rep. Diaz-Balart / Appropriations) // The Rule provides for no further general debate and makes in order any amendment offered that complies with the House rules. Additionally, the Rule provides for 10 minutes of debate per amendment equally divided between the proponent and an opponent and up to 10 pro forma amendments for the purpose of debate offered by the Chair and Ranking Member or their designee. // Postponed Amendment Votes: Blackburn Amendment; Gosar Amendment #1; Gosar Amendment #2; Posey Amendment #1; Sessions Amendment #1; Sessions Amendment #2; Schiff Amendment; Posey Amendment #2; Posey Amendment #3 // Special Orders

June 9, 2015

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate convenes and proceeds to a period of morning morning, thereafter resuming consideration of H.R. 1735 - National Defense Authorization Act of 2015, recessing from 12:30 p.m. until 2:15 p.m. for weekly caucus meetings, conducting roll call votes on amendments to the bill.

June 8, 2015

3:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate convenes and proceeds to a period of morning business, thereafter resuming consideration of H.R. 1735 - National Defense Authorization Act of 2015.

June 8, 2015

2:00 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets in a pro forma session.

June 4, 2015

12:30 p.m. - Hoyer, et al. on Ex-Im Bank: House Minority Whip Steny Hoyer (D-MD) is joined by Reps. Waters, Moore and Heck (WA) to discuss reauthorizing the Export-Import Bank with reporters on camera.

June 4, 2015

11:45 a.m. - Boehner On-Camera: House Speaker John Boehner (R-OH) speaks with reporters on-camera.

June 4, 2015

10:45 a.m. - Pelosi On-Camera: House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) speaks with reporters on-camera.

June 4, 2015

9:30 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate convenes and proceeds to a period of morning business, thereafter resuming consideration of H.R. 1735 - National Defense Authorization Act of 2015, conducting roll call votes on amendments.

June 4, 2015

9:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets for legislative business. One Minutes // Continue Consideration of H.R. 2577 - Transportation, Housing and Urban Development, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2016 (Modified Open Rule) (Rep. Diaz-Balart / Appropriations) // The Rule provides for no further general debate and makes in order any amendment offered that complies with the House rules. Additionally, the Rule provides for 10 minutes of debate per amendment equally divided between the proponent and an opponent and up to 10 pro forma amendments for the purpose of debate offered by the Chair and Ranking Member or their designee. // Postponed Amendment Votes: McClintock Amendment; Walberg Amendment; Esty Amendment; Cartwright Amendment; Garrett Amendment; Brooks (AL) Amendment #1; Brooks (AL) Amendment #2; Capps Amendment; Stivers Amendment // Special Orders

June 3, 2015

2:00 p.m. - DOD Anthrax Shipments: Representatives from the Department of Defense and Centers for Disease Control discuss an investigation into the shipment of live anthrax samples to government laboratories.

June 3, 2015

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at 10:00 a.m. for morning hour and noon for legislative business. One Minutes // Continue Consideration of H.R. 2578 - Commerce, Justice, Science, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2016 (Modified Open Rule) (Rep. Culberson / Appropriations) // The Rule provides for no further general debate and makes in order any amendment offered that complies with the House rules. Additionally, the Rule provides for 10 minutes of debate per amendment equally divided between the proponent and an opponent and up to 10 pro forma amendments for the purpose of debate offered by the Chair and Ranking Member or their designee. // Postponed Amendment Votes: Pittenger Amendment; Nadler Amendment; Farr Amendment; Blackburn Amendment; Foster Amendment; Bonamici Amendment; Ellison Amendment; Grayson Amendment 1; Rohrabacher Amendment; Grayson Amendment #2; McClintock Amendment; Perry Amendment; Garrett Amendment // Begin Consideration of H.R. 2577 - Transportation, Housing and Urban Development, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2016 (Modified Open Rule) (Rep. Diaz-Balart / Appropriations) // The Rule provides for one hour of general debate and makes in order any amendment offered that complies with the House rules. Additionally, the Rule provides for 10 minutes of debate per amendment equally divided between the proponent and an opponent and up to 10 pro forma amendments for the purpose of debate offered by the Chair and Ranking Member or their designee. // Special Orders

June 3, 2015

9:30 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate convenes and proceeds to a period of morning business, thereafter resuming consideration of the McCain amendment #1463 to H.R. 1735 - National Defense Authorization Act of 2015.

June 2, 2015

2:30 p.m. - Reid, et al. On-Camera: Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid (D-NV) and party leaders speak with reporters on-camera.

June 2, 2015

2:15 p.m. - McConnell, et al. On-Camera: Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) and party leaders speak with reporters on-camera.

June 2, 2015

2:00 p.m. - Takata Recall: House Energy and Commerce Committee, Commerce Manufacturing and Trade Subcommittee

June 2, 2015

10:00 a.m. - Americans Detained in Iran: House Foreign Affairs Committee

June 2, 2015

10:00 a.m. - Amtrak Derailment Review: House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee

June 2, 2015

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at 10:00 a.m. for morning hour and noon for legislative business. One Minutes // Begin Consideration of H.R. 2578 - Commerce, Justice, Science, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2016 (Modified Open Rule) (Rep. Culberson / Appropriations) // The Rule provides for one hour of general debate and makes in order any amendment offered that complies with the House rules. Additionally, the Rule provides for 10 minutes of debate per amendment equally divided between the proponent and an opponent and up to 10 pro forma amendments for the purpose of debate offered by the Chair and Ranking Member or their designee. // Special Orders

June 2, 2015

9:30 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of H.R.2048, USA Freedom Act, recessing from 12:30 p.m. until 2:15 p.m. for weekly caucus meetings.

June 1, 2015

12:00 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at noon for morning hour and 2:00 p.m. for legislative business, with votes postponed until 6:30 p.m. One Minutes // Suspensions (8): H.R. 404 - To authorize early repayment of obligations to the Bureau of Reclamation within the Northport Irrigation District in the State of Nebraska (Rep. Smith (NE) / Natural Resources) // H.R. 533 - To revoke the charter of incorporation of the Miami Tribe of Oklahoma at the request of that tribe, and for other purposes (Rep. Mullin / Natural Resources) // H.R. 1168 - Native American Children’s Safety Act (Rep. Cramer / Natural Resources) // H.R. 979 - To designate a mountain in the John Muir Wilderness of the Sierra National Forest as “Sky Point” (Rep. McClintock / Natural Resources) // H.R. 336 - To direct the Administrator of General Services, on behalf of the Archivist of the United States, to convey certain Federal property located in the State of Alaska to the Municipality of Anchorage, Alaska (Rep. Young (AK) / Transportation and Infrastructure) // H.R. 944 - To reauthorize the National Estuary Program, and for other purposes (Rep. LoBiondo / Transportation and Infrastructure) // S. 802 - Girls Count Act of 2015 (Sen. Rubio / Foreign Affairs) // H.R. 1493 - Protect and Preserve International Cultural Property Act, as amended (Rep. Engel / Foreign Affairs) // H.R. 1335 - Strengthening Fishing Communities and Increasing Flexibility in Fisheries Management Act, Rules Committee Print (Structured Rule) (Rep. Young (AK) / Natural Resources) // The Rule provides for one hour of general debate and makes in order the following amendments: Dingell mendment (10 minutes); Farr Amendment (10 minutes); Keating / Lynch / Moulton Amendment (10 minutes); Lowenthal Amendment (10 minutes); Young (AK) Amendment (10 minutes); Graves (LA) Amendment (10 minutes); Wittman Amendment (10 minutes); Huffman Amendment (20 minutes) // Special Orders

June 1, 2015

12:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate convenes and proceeds to a period of morning business, thereafter resuming consideration of the motion to proceed to H.R.2048, USA Freedom Act.

May 31, 2015

4:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of the motion to proceed to H.R.2048, USA Freedom Act.

May 29, 2015

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets in a pro forma session.

May 28, 2015

8:30 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate meets in a pro forma session.

May 26, 2015

4:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate meets in a pro forma session.

May 26, 2015

3:00 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets in a pro forma session.

May 23, 2015

12:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of motion to invoke cloture on the motion to proceed to H.R.2048, USA Freedom Act.

May 22, 2015

2:30 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets in a pro forma session.

May 22, 2015

9:30 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of the substitute amendment to H.R. 1314, the legislative vehicle for the trade related legislation, post-cloture, on which the following amendments are pending: Hatch #1221 (substitute); Flake #1243 (strike TAA); Inhofe #1312, as modified (AGOA); McCain #1226 (catfish); Portman-Stabenow #1299 (currency manipulation); Brown #1251 (docking); Shaheen #1227 (small business); Warren #1327 (investor state dispute); Hatch #1411to #1299, as modified (currency).

May 21, 2015

11:30 a.m. - Boehner On-Camera: House Speaker John Boehner (R-OH) speaks with reporters on-camera.

May 21, 2015

10:45 a.m. - Pelosi On-Camera: House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) speaks with reporters on-camera.

May 21, 2015

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets for legislative business. One Minutes // H.R. 2262 - SPACE Act of 2015 (Structured Rule) (Rep. McCarthy / Science, Space, and Technology) // The Rule provides for one hour of general debate and makes in order the following amendments: Smith (TX) Amendment (10 minutes); Grijalva Amendment (10 minutes); Rohrabacher Amendment (10 minutes); Castro Amendment (10 minutes); Jackson Lee Amendment #1 (10 minutes); Jackson Lee Amendment #2 (10 minutes); Edwards Amendment (20 minutes) // Special Orders

May 21, 2015

9:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of H.R. 1314, the legislative vehicle for the trade related legislation.

May 20, 2015

2:00 p.m. - USCP Oversight: House Administration Committee

May 20, 2015

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at 10:00 a.m. for morning hour and noon for legislative business.One Minutes // H.R. 880 - American Research and Competitiveness Act of 2015 (Closed Rule, One Hour of Debate) (Rep. Brady (TX) / Ways and Means) // H.R. 1806 - America COMPETES Reauthorization Act of 2015, Rules Committee Print (Structured Rule) (Rep. Smith (TX) / Science, Space, and Technology) // The Rule provides for one hour of general debate and makes in order the following amendments: Smith Amendment (10 minutes); Foster Amendment (10 minutes); Jackson Lee Amendment (10 minutes); Esty Amendment (10 minutes); Crowley / Serrano / Lujan / Hurd / Curbelo Amendment (10 minutes); Griffith Amendment (10 minutes); Kelly Amendment (10 minutes); Lowenthal Amendment (10 minutes); Grayson Amendment (10 minutes); Bonamici / Smith (WA) / Peters Amendment (10 minutes); DeSaulnier / Beyer Amendment (10 minutes); Eddie Bernice Johnson Amendment (20 minutes) // Special Orders

May 20, 2015

9:30 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of H.R. 1314, the legislative vehicle for the trade related legislation.

May 19, 2015

2:30 p.m. - Reid, et al. On-Camera: Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid (D-NV) and party leaders speak with reporters on-camera.

May 19, 2015

2:15 p.m. - McConnell, et al. On-Camera: Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) and party leaders speak with reporters on-camera.

May 19, 2015

11:00 a.m. - McConnell, Warner, and Ernst on Trade: Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY), Senator Mark Warner (D-VA), Senator Joni Ernst (R-IA), and guests discuss legislation including Trade Promotion Authority and Trade Adjustment Assistance.  

May 19, 2015

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at 10:00 a.m. for morning hour and noon for legislative business. One Minutes // Postponed Suspension Vote: S. 178 - Justice for Victims of Trafficking Act of 2015 (Sen. Cornyn / Judiciary) // H.R. 2353 - Highway and Transportation Funding Act of 2015 (Closed Rule, One Hour of Debate) (Rep. Shuster / Transportation and Infrastructure) // H.R. 2250 - Legislative Branch Appropriations Act, 2016 (Structured Rule) (Rep. Graves (GA) / Appropriations) // The Rule provides for one hour of general debate and makes in order the following amendments: Ratcliffe (10 minutes); Flores (10 minutes); Blackburn (10 minutes) // Suspensions (6): H.R. 874 - American Super Computing Leadership Act (Rep. Hultgren / Science, Space, and Technology) // H.R. 1162 - Science Prize Competitions Act, as amended (Rep. Beyer / Science, Space, and Technology) // H.R. 1119 - Research and Development Efficiency Act (Rep. Comstock / Science, Space, and Technology) // H.R. 1156 - International Science and Technology Cooperation Act of 2015, as amended (Rep. Lipinski / Science, Space, and Technology) // H.R. 1561 - Weather Research and Forecasting Innovation Act of 2015, as amended (Rep. Lucas / Science, Space, and Technology) // H.R. 1158 - Department of Energy Laboratory Modernization and Technology Transfer Act of 2015, as amended (Rep. Hultgren / Science, Space, and Technology) // Special Orders

May 19, 2015

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate convenes and proceeds to a period of morning business, thereafter resuming consideration of H.R. 1314, the legislative vehicle for the trade related legislation, recessing from 12:30 p.m. until 2:15 p.m. for the weekly caucus meetings.

May 18, 2015

2:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate convenes and resumes a period of morning business, thereafter resuming consideration of H.R. 1314, the legislative vehicle for the trade related legislation, voting in relation to the following amendments: Brown #1242 and Lankford #1237, each at a 60 vote threshold.

May 18, 2015

12:00 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at noon for morning hour and 2:00 p.m. for legislative business, with votes postponed until 6:30 p.m. One Minutes // Suspensions (8): H.R. 474 - Homeless Veterans' Reintegration Programs Reauthorization Act of 2015 (Rep. Wenstrup / Veterans’ Affairs) // H.R. 1038 - Ensuring VA Employee Accountability Act (Rep. Costello / Veterans’ Affairs) // H.R. 1313 - Service Disabled Veteran Owned Small Business Relief Act (Rep. McNerney / Veterans’ Affairs) // H.R. 1382 - Boosting Rates of American Veteran Employment Act, as amended (Rep. Rice / Veterans’ Affairs) // H.R. 91 - Veteran's I.D. Card Act, as amended (Rep. Buchanan / Veterans’ Affairs) // H.R. 1816 - Vulnerable Veterans Housing Reform Act of 2015, as amended (Rep. Heck (NV) / Financial Services) // H.R. 1987 - Coast Guard Authorization Act of 2015, as amended (Rep. Hunter / Transportation and Infrastructure) // S. 178 - Justice for Victims of Trafficking Act of 2015 (Sen. Cornyn / Judiciary) // Special Orders

May 15, 2015

9:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets for legislative business. One Minutes // Complete Consideration of H.R. 1735 - National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2016, Rules Committee Print (Structured Rule) (Rep. Thornberry / Armed Services) // The Rule provides for no further general debate and makes in order the following remaining amendments: En Bloc Amendment #6 (20 minutes); En Bloc Amendment #7 (20 minutes); En Bloc Amendment #8 (20 minutes) // Postponed Amendment Votes: Rohrabacher Amendment; Lamborn Amendment; Blumenauer Amendment; Lucas Amendment; Nadler Amendment // Special Orders

May 14, 2015

2:00 p.m. - Secret Service Incident Review: House Oversight and Government Reform Committee

May 14, 2015

11:30 a.m. - Boehner On-Camera: House Speaker John Boehner (R-OH) speaks with reporters on-camera.

May 14, 2015

10:45 a.m. - Pelosi On-Camera: House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) speaks with reporters on-camera.

May 14, 2015

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at 10:00 a.m. for morning hour and noon for legislative business. One Minutes // Suspensions (2): H.R. 1191 - Iran Nuclear Agreement Review Act of 2015 (Rep. Barletta / Foreign Affairs) // H.R. 2297 - Hezbollah International Financing Prevention Act of 2015 (Rep. Royce / Foreign Affairs) // Continue Consideration of H.R. 1735 - National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2016, Rules Committee Print (Structured Rule) (Rep. Mac Thornberry / Armed Services) // The Rule provides for no further general debate, makes in order 135 amendments, and allows for the Chairman to offer amendments en bloc. // Special Orders

May 14, 2015

9:30 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate convenes and proceeds to morning business, thereafter resuming consideration of trade-related legislation, conducting roll call votes at noon on passage of H.R. 1295, as amended with S.1267, Africa Growth and Opportunity Act / Trade Preferences Extension Act (60 vote threshold); and passage of H.R. 644, as amended with S.1269, Trade Facilitation and Trade Enforcement Act (60 vote threshold), later conducting a roll call vote on the motion to invoke cloture, upon reconsideration, on the motion to proceed to H.R. 1314, the legislative vehicle for the trade related legislation (Trade Promotion Authority and Trade Adjustment Assistance), if invoked, all post-cloture time expiring at 10:00 p.m.

May 13, 2015

1:30 p.m. - Carter on Milley, Richardson: Secretary of Defense Ash Carter announces the nominations of General Mark Milley as the next Chief of Staff of the Army, and Admiral John Richardson as the next Chief of Naval Operations.

May 13, 2015

10:00 a.m. - Railroad Deregulation: House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee, Railroads Pipelines and Hazardous Materials Subcommittee

May 13, 2015

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at 10:00 a.m. for morning hour and noon for legislative business. One Minutes // H.R. 2048 - USA FREEDOM Act of 2015 (Closed Rule, One Hour of Debate) (Rep. Sensenbrenner / Judiciary) // H.R. 36 - Pain Capable Unborn Child Protection Act (Closed Rule, One Hour of Debate) (Rep. Franks / Judiciary) // Begin Consideration of H.R. 1735 - National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2016, Rules Committee Print (General Debate Rule, One Hour of Debate) (Rep. Thornberry / Armed Services) // Special Orders

May 13, 2015

9:30 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate convenes and proceeds to a period of morning business, then resuming consideration of the motion to proceed to H.R.1314, legislative vehicle for the Congressional Trade Priorities and Accountability Act.

May 12, 2015

2:30 p.m. - Reid, et al. On-Camera: Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid (D-NV) and party leaders speak with reporters on-camera.

May 12, 2015

2:15 p.m. - McConnell, et al. On-Camera: Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) and party leaders speak with reporters on-camera.

May 12, 2015

12:00 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at noon morning hour and 2:00 p.m. for legislative business, with votes postponed until 6:30 p.m. One Minutes // H.R. 1732 - Regulatory Integrity Protection Act of 2015, Rules Committee Print (Structured Rule) (Rep. Shuster / Transportation and Infrastructure) // The Rule provides for one hour of general debate and makes in order the following amendments: Edwards Amendment (10 minutes); Kildee Amendment (10 minutes) // Suspensions (4): S. 665 - Rafael Ramos and Wenjian Liu National Blue Alert Act of 2015 (Sen. Ben Cardin / Judiciary) // H.R. 606 - Don’t Tax Our Fallen Public Safety Heroes Act (Rep. Paulsen / Ways and Means) // H.R. 2146 - Defending Public Safety Employees Retirement Act (Rep. Reichert / Ways and Means) // H.R. 723 - Fallen Heroes Flag Act of 2015 (Rep. King (NY) / House Administration) // Special Orders

May 12, 2015

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate convenes and proceeds to a period of morning business, then resuming consideration of the motion to invoke cloture on the motion to proceed to H.R.1314, legislative vehicle for the Congressional Trade Priorities and Accountability Act, recessing from 12:30 p.m. until 2:15 p.m. for weekly caucus meetings, conducting a roll call vote on the motion.

May 11, 2015

3:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate convenes and proceeds to a period of morning business, thereafter resuming consideration of S.Con.Res.16, stating the policy of the U.S. regarding the release of U.S. citizens in Iran, voting on adoption of the resolution.

May 8, 2015

11:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets in a pro forma session.

May 7, 2015

10:30 a.m. - DOJ Funding: Senate Appropriations Committee, Commerce Justice and Science and Related Agencies Subcommittee

May 7, 2015

9:30 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of the motion to invoke cloture on the substitute amendment to H.R. 1191, the Iran Nuclear Agreement Review Act of 2015, voting on the motion.

May 6, 2015

9:30 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate convenes and proceeds to a period of morning business,  thereafter resuming consideration of the motion to invoke cloture on the substitute amendment to H.R. 1191, the Iran Nuclear Agreement Review Act of 2015.

May 5, 2015

2:30 p.m. - Reid, et al. On-Camera: Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid (D-NV) and party leaders speak with reporters on-camera.

May 5, 2015

2:15 p.m. - McConnell, et al. On-Camera: Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) and party leaders speak with reporters on-camera.

May 5, 2015

11:30 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets in a pro forma session.

May 5, 2015

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of the veto message accompanying S.J. Res. 8, Providing for congressional disapproval under chapter 8 of title 5, United States Code, of the rule submitted by the National Labor Relations Board relating to representation case procedures, voting on the motion to proceed to the Budget conference report, recessing from 12:30 p.m. until 2:15 p.m. for weekly caucus meetings.

May 4, 2015

3:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of the veto message accompanying S.J. Res. 8, Providing for congressional disapproval under chapter 8 of title 5, United States Code, of the rule submitted by the National Labor Relations Board relating to representation case procedures.

May 1, 2015

9:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets for legislative business. One Minutes // Complete Consideration of H.R. 2028 - Energy and Water Development and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2016 (Modified Open Rule) (Rep. Simpson / Appropriations) // The Rule provides for no further general debate and makes in order any amendment offered that complies with the House rules. Additionally, the Rule provides for 10 minutes of debate per amendment equally divided between the proponent and an opponent and up to 10 pro forma amendments for the purpose of debate offered by the Chair and Ranking Member or their designee. // Postponed Amendment Votes: Rothfus Amendment; Gosar Amendment; Blackburn Amendment; McClintock Amendment; LaMalfa Amendment #1; LaMalfa Amendment #2 // Special Orders

April 30, 2015

11:30 a.m. - Boehner On-Camera: House Speaker John Boehner (R-OH) speaks with reporters.

April 30, 2015

10:45 a.m. - Pelosi On-Camera: House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) speaks with reporters.

April 30, 2015

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at 10:00 a.m. for morning hour and noon for legislative business. One Minutes // Conference Report to S. Con. Res. 11 - FY2016 Budget (Conference Report Rule, One Hour of Debate) (Rep. Price / Budget) // Complete Consideration of H.R. 2029 - Military Construction and Veterans Affairs and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2016 (Modified Open Rule) (Rep. Dent / Appropriations) // Postponed Amendment Votes: Van Hollen Amendment; Mulvaney Amendment #1; Mulvaney Amendment #2; Nadler Amendment; Blumenauer Amendment; Pocan Amendment; Hice Amendment; King (IA) Amendment // Continue Consideration of H.R. 2028 - Energy and Water Development and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2016 (Modified Open Rule) (Rep. Simpson / Appropriations) // The Rule provides for no further general debate and makes in order any amendment offered that complies with the House rules. Additionally, the Rule provides for 10 minutes of debate per amendment equally divided between the proponent and an opponent and up to 10 pro forma amendments for the purpose of debate offered by the Chair and Ranking Member or their designee. // Postponed Amendment Votes: McClintock Amendment #1; Ruiz Amendment; Griffith Amendment; Swalwell Amendment; Byrne Amendment; McClintock Amendment #2 // H.J. Res. 43 - Disapproving the action of the District of Columbia Council in approving the Reproductive Health Non-Discrimination Amendment Act of 2014 (Closed Rule, One Hour of Debate) (Rep. Black / Oversight and Government Reform) // Special Orders

April 30, 2015

9:30 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of H.R.1191, the Iran Congressional Review Act.

April 29, 2015

10:00 a.m. - Gyrocopter Incident Review: House Oversight and Government Reform Committee

April 29, 2015

9:30 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate convenes and proceeds to a period of morning business, recessing subject to the call of the Chair for a Joint Meeting with the House to receive His Excellency Shinzo Abe, Prime Minister of Japan, thereafter resuming consideration of H.R.1191, the Iran Congressional Review Act.

April 29, 2015

9:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at 9:00 a.m. for legislative business, recessing immediately and reconvening at approximately 10:45 a.m. for a Joint Meeting of Congress to receive His Excellency Shinzo Abe, Prime Minister of Japan. One Minutes // H.R. 2029 - Military Construction and Veterans Affairs and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2016 (Modified Open Rule) (Rep. Dent / Appropriations) // The Rule provides for one hour of general debate and makes in order any amendment offered that complies with the House rules. Additionally, the Rule provides for 10 minutes of debate per amendment equally divided between the proponent and an opponent and up to 10 pro forma amendments for the purpose of debate offered by the Chair and Ranking Member or their designee. // H.R. 2028 - Energy and Water Development and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2016 (Modified Open Rule) (Rep. Simpson / Appropriations) // The Rule provides for one hour of general debate and makes in order any amendment offered that complies with the House rules. Additionally, the Rule provides for 10 minutes of debate per amendment equally divided between the proponent and an opponent and up to 10 pro forma amendments for the purpose of debate offered by the Chair and Ranking Member or their designee.// Postponed Suspension Vote: H.R. 651 - To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 820 Elmwood Avenue in Providence, Rhode Island, as the “Sister Ann Keefe Post Office” (Rep. Cicilline / Oversight and Government Reform) // Special Orders

April 28, 2015

2:30 p.m. - McConnell, et al. On-Camera: Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) and party leaders speak with reporters on-camera.

April 28, 2015

2:15 p.m. - Reid, et al. On-Camera: Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid (D-NV) and party leaders speak with reporters on-camera.

April 28, 2015

12:00 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at noon for morning hour and 2:00 p.m. for legislative business, with votes postponed until 6:30 p.m. One Minutes // Suspensions (7): H.R. 1075 - To designate the United States Customs and Border Protection Port of Entry located at First Street and Pan American Avenue in Douglas, Arizona, as the “Raul Hector Castro Port of Entry” (Rep. Grijalva / Ways and Means) // H.R. 651 - To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 820 Elmwood Avenue in Providence, Rhode Island, as the “Sister Ann Keefe Post Office” (Rep. Cicilline / Oversight and Government Reform) // H.R. 1690 - To designate the United States courthouse located at 700 Grant Street in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, as the “Joseph F. Weis Jr. United States Courthouse” (Rep. Doyle / Transportation and Infrastructure) // H.R. 172 - To designate the United States courthouse located at 501 East Court Street in Jackson, Mississippi, as the “R. Jess Brown United States Courthouse” (Rep. Thompson (MS) / Transportation and Infrastructure) // H.R. 373 - Good Samaritan Search and Recovery Act, as amended (Rep. Heck (NV) / Natural Resources) // H.R. 984 - To amend the National Trails System Act to direct the Secretary of the Interior to conduct a study on the feasibility of designating the Chief Standing Bear National Historic Trail, and for other purposes (Rep. Fortenberry / Natural Resources) // H.R. 1324 - Arapaho National Forest Boundary Adjustment Act of 2015 (Rep. Polis / Natural Resources) // Special Orders

April 28, 2015

10:00 a.m. - DHS Oversight: Senate Judiciary Committee

April 28, 2015

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of H.R.1191, the Iran Congressional Review Act, recessing from 12:30 p.m. until 2:15 p.m. to allow for the weekly caucus meetings.

April 27, 2015

8:00 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets in a pro forma session.

April 27, 2015

3:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of H.R.1191, the Iran Congressional Review Act, resuming Executive Session to consider the nomination of Dava J. Newman, to be Deputy Administrator of NASA, conducting a roll call vote on confirmation of the nomination.

April 23, 2015

11:30 a.m. - Boehner On-Camera: House Speaker John Boehner (R-OH) speaks with reporters.

April 23, 2015

10:45 a.m. - Pelosi On-Camera: House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) speaks with reporters.

April 23, 2015

9:30 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes Executive Session to resume consideration of the nomination of Loretta E. Lynch, to be Attorney General, debating the motion to invoke cloture for up to two hours prior to a roll call vote on the motion, if invoked, debating the nomination for up to two hours prior to a roll call vote on confirmation of the nomination. The Senate later begins consideration of H.R.1191, the Iran Congressional Review Act.

April 23, 2015

9:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets for legislative business. One Minutes // H.R. 1731 - National Cybersecurity Protection Advancement Act of 2015, Rules Committee Print (Structured Rule) (Rep. Michael McCaul / Homeland Security) // The Rule provides for one hour of general debate and makes in order the following amendments: McCaul / Ratcliffe Amendment (10 minutes); Katko / Lofgren / Eshoo / McClintock Amendment (10 minutes); Langevin Amendment (10 minutes); Jackson Lee Amendment #1 (10 minutes); Castro Amendment (10 minutes); Castro / Cuellar / Doggett / Hurd / Smith (TX) Amendment (10 minutes); Hurd Amendment (10 minutes); Mulvaney Amendment (10 minutes); Hahn Amendment (10 minutes); Jackson Lee / Polis Amendment (10 minutes); Jackson Lee Amendment #2 (10 minutes) // Special Orders

April 22, 2015

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at 10:00 a.m. for morning hour and noon for legislative business.One Minutes // Complete Consideration of H.R. 1195 - Bureau of Consumer Financial Protection Advisory Boards Act (Structured Rule) (Rep. Pittenger / Financial Services) // The Rule provides for no further general debate. // Postponed Amendment Vote: Kuster Amendment #1 // H.R. 1560 - Protecting Cyber Networks Act (Structured Rule) (Rep. Nunes / Permanent Select Intelligence) // The Rule provides for one hour of general debate and makes in order the following amendments: Nunes Amendment (10 minutes); Cárdenas Amendment (10 minutes); Carson Amendment (10 minutes); Mulvaney Amendment (10 minutes); Jackson Lee / Polis Amendment (10 minutes) // Special Orders

April 22, 2015

9:30 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of S.178, Justice for Victims of Trafficking Act of 2015, debating the bill for up to one hour prior to votes on Leahy amendment #301, and Cornyn-Murray-Klobuchar amendment #1124, if agreed to, voting at 2:00 p.m. on adoption of the following amendments, each subject to a 60 vote threshold: Cornyn #1127 (side by side to Leahy #290); Leahy #290 (homeless and runaway youth); Brown #311 (parental rights); Burr #1121 (sex offender list); Kirk #273, as modified (commercial advertising), and others by voice vote, proceeding to a roll call vote on passage of the bill.

April 21, 2015

2:30 p.m. - Reid, et al. On-Camera: Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid (D-NV) and party leaders speak with reporters on-camera.

April 21, 2015

2:15 p.m. - McConnell, et al. On-Camera: Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) and party leaders speak with reporters on-camera.

April 21, 2015

12:00 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at noon for morning hour and 2:00 p.m. for legislative business, with votes postponed until 6:30 p.m. Suspensions (4): S. 535 - Energy Efficiency Improvement Act of 2015 (Sen. Portman / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 471 - Ensuring Patient Access and Effective Drug Enforcement Act of 2015, as amended (Rep. Marino / Energy and Commerce) // H. Con. Res. 21 - Authorizing the use of the Capitol Grounds for the Greater Washington Soap Box Derby (Rep. Hoyer / Transportation and Infrastructure) // H. Con. Res. 25 - Authorizing the use of the Capitol Grounds for the National Peace Officers Memorial Service and the National Honor Guard and Pipe Band Exhibition (Rep. Barletta / Transportation and Infrastructure) // Begin Consideration of H.R. 1195 - Bureau of Consumer Financial Protection Advisory Boards Act (Structured Rule) (Rep. Pittenger / Financial Services) // The Rule provides for one hour of general debate and makes in order the following amendments: Kuster Amendment #1 (10 minutes); Kuster Amendment #2 (10 minutes) // Special Orders

April 21, 2015

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate convenes and proceeds to a period of morning business, thereafter resuming consideration of S.178, Justice for Victims of Trafficking Act of 2015, recessing from 12:30 p.m. until 2:15 p.m. for weekly caucus meetings.

April 20, 2015

2:00 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets in a pro forma session.

April 20, 2015

2:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of S.178, Justice for Victims of Trafficking Act of 2015, resuming Executive Session to consider the nomination of George C. Hanks, Jr., to be US District Judge for the Southern District of Texas, conducting a roll call vote on confirmation of the nomination.

April 17, 2015

10:30 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets in a pro forma session.

April 16, 2015

2:30 p.m. - Carter and Dempsey (Mobile Only): Defense Secretary Ashton B. Carter and Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff General Martin E. Dempsey conduct a press briefing from the Pentagon. Topics include programming and posture.

April 16, 2015

12:30 p.m. - Pelosi On-Camera: House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) speaks with reporters.

April 16, 2015

10:00 a.m. - Tariff Policy: Senate Finance Committee

April 16, 2015

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of S.178, Justice for Victims of Trafficking Act of 2015, with the Cornyn amendment #1120 pending, conducting a roll call vote on the motion to invoke cloture on the amendment, later resuming Executive Session to consider the nominations of Russell Deyo, to be Under Secretary for Management, Department of Homeland Security, and Jonodev Chaudhuri, to be Chairman of National Indian Gaming Commission, conducting votes on confirmation of the nominations.

April 16, 2015

9:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets for legislative business. One Minutes // Complete Consideration of H.R. 1105 - Death Tax Repeal Act of 2015 (Subject to a Rule) (Rep. Brady (TX) / Ways and Means) // Complete Consideration of H.R. 622 - State and Local Sales Tax Deduction Fairness Act of 2015 (Subject to a Rule) (Rep. Brady (TX) / Ways and Means) //Special Orders

April 15, 2015

1:30 p.m. - IRS Impersonation Scams: Senate Special Committee on Aging

April 15, 2015

10:00 a.m. - Military Technology in Asia-Pacific: House Armed Services Committee

April 15, 2015

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at 10:00 a.m. for morning hour and noon for legislative business. One Minutes // Begin Consideration of H.R. 622 - State and Local Sales Tax Deduction Fairness Act of 2015 (Subject to a Rule) (Rep. Brady (TX) / Ways and Means) // Begin Consideration of H.R. 1105 - Death Tax Repeal Act of 2015 (Subject to a Rule) (Rep. Brady (TX) / Ways and Means) // Suspensions (9): H.R. 1058 - Taxpayer Bill of Rights Act of 2015 (Rep. Roskam / Ways and Means) // H.R. 1152 - IRS Email Transparency Act (Rep. Marchant / Ways and Means) // H.R. 1026 - Taxpayer Knowledge of IRS Investigations Act (Rep. Kelly (PA) / Ways and Means) // H.R. 1314 - Ensuring Tax Exempt Organizations the Right to Appeal Act (Rep. Meehan / Ways and Means) // H.R. 1295 - IRS Bureaucracy Reduction and Judicial Review Act (Rep. Holding / Ways and Means) // H.R. 709 - Prevent Targeting at the IRS Act (Rep. Renacci / Ways and Means) // H.R. 1104 - Fair Treatment for All Gifts Act (Rep. Roskam / Ways and Means) // H.R. 1562 - Contracting and Tax Accountability Act of 2015 (Rep. Chaffetz / Oversight and Government Reform) // H.R. 1563 - Federal Employee Tax Accountability Act of 2015, as amended (Rep. Chaffetz / Oversight and Government Reform) // Special Orders

April 15, 2015

9:30 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate convenes and resumes a period of morning business, proceeding to an hour of debate on a compound motion to go to conference on the budget resolution, conducting a roll call vote on the motion, followed by up to nine additional hours of debate. The Senate recesses from 12:30 p.m. until 2:00 p.m. for the bipartisan luncheon.

April 14, 2015

2:15 p.m. - Iran Review: Senate Foreign Relations Committee

April 14, 2015

2:15 p.m. - Senate Leaders: Senate Leaders Reid and McConnell, et al. speak separately on camera with reporters.

April 14, 2015

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at 10:00 a.m. for morning hour and noon for legislative business. One Minutes // H.R. 650 - Preserving Access to Manufactured Housing Act of 2015 (Closed Rule, One Hour of Debate) (Rep. Fincher / Financial Services) // H.R. 685 - Mortgage Choice Act of 2015 (Closed Rule, One Hour of Debate) (Rep. Huizenga / Financial Services) // Motion to go to Conference on S. Con. Res. 11 - FY2016 Budget, and Democrat Motion to Instruct Conferees // Special Orders

April 14, 2015

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate convenes and proceeds to a period of morning business, recessing from 10:30 a.m. until 11:30 a.m. to allow for a briefing and again from 12:30 p.m. until 2:15 p.m. for the weekly conference meetings.

April 13, 2015

2:00 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets for legislative business, with votes postponed until 6:30 p.m. One Minutes // Suspensions (6): H.R. 299 - Capital Access for Small Community Financial Institutions Act of 2015 (Rep. Stivers / Financial Services) // H.R. 1259 - Helping Expand Lending Practices in Rural Communities Act (Rep. Barr / Financial Services) // H.R. 1265 - Bureau Advisory Commission Transparency Act (Rep. Duffy / Financial Services) // H.R. 601 - Eliminate Privacy Notice Confusion Act (Rep. Luetkemeyer / Financial Services) // H.R. 1367 - To amend the Expedited Funds Availability Act to clarify the application of that Act to American Samoa and the Northern Mariana Islands (Del. Radewagen / Financial Services) // H.R. 1480 - SAFE Act Confidentiality and Privilege Enhancement Act (Rep. Dold / Financial Services) // Special Orders

April 13, 2015

2:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate convenes and proceeds to a period of morning business, then resuming Executive Session to consider the nomination of Alfred H. Bennett, to be District Judge for the Southern District of Texas, conducting a roll call vote on confirmation of the nomination.

March 26, 2015

9:30 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of S.Con.Res. 11 - Setting Forth the Congressional Budget for the United States Government for Fiscal Year 2016.

March 26, 2015

9:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets for legislative business. One Minutes // H.R. 2 - Medicare Access and CHIP Reauthorization Act of 2015 (Closed Rule, One Hour of Debate) (Rep. Burgess / Energy and Commerce / Ways and Means) // Special Orders

March 25, 2015

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets for legislative business, recessing immediately and reconvening at approximately 10:45 a.m. for a Joint Meeting of Congress to receive His Excellency Mohammad Ashraf Ghani, President of the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan. One Minutes // Continued Consideration of H.Con.Res. 27 - Establishing the budget for the United States Government for fiscal year 2016 and setting forth appropriate budgetary levels for fiscal years 2017 through 2025 (Structured Rule) (Rep. Price (GA) / Budget) // The Rule provides for one hour of remaining general debate controlled by the Joint Economic Committee. The Rule makes in order only those amendments printed below and provides for ten minutes of final general debate time controlled by the Budget Committee upon the conclusion of amendment consideration. // Reps. Grijalva / Ellison / Pocan / Lee / Schakowsky / Conyers / McDermott Amendment in the Nature of a Substitute (30 minutes); Reps. Butterfield / Schott (VA) / Lee / Moore Amendment in the Nature of a Substitute (30 minutes); Reps. Stutzman / Flores Amendment in the Nature of a Substitute (30 minutes); Rep. Van Hollen Amendment in the Nature of a Substitute (30 minutes); Rep. Price (GA) Amendment in the Nature of a Substitute #1 (10 minutes); Rep. Price (GA) Amendment in the Nature of a Substitute #2 (30 minutes) // Suspension: H.R. 1527 - Slain Officer Family Support Act of 2015 (Rep. Jeffries / Ways and Means) // Special Orders

March 25, 2015

9:30 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of S.Con.Res. 11 - Setting Forth the Congressional Budget for the United States Government for Fiscal Year 2016, with eighteen hours of debate remaining, recessing subject to the call of the chair at 10:30 a.m. for a Joint Meeting of Congress to receive His Excellency Mohammad Ashraf Ghani, President of the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan.

March 24, 2015

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of S.Con.Res. 11 - Setting Forth the Congressional Budget for the United States Government for Fiscal Year 2016, recessing from 12:30 p.m. until 2:15 p.m. for weekly caucus meetings.

March 24, 2015

9:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at 9:00 a.m. for morning hour and noon for legislative business. One Minutes // Suspension: H.R. 1092 - To designate the Federal building located at 2030 Southwest 145th Avenue in Miramar, Florida, as the “Benjamin P. Grogan and Jerry L. Dove Federal Bureau of Investigation Miami Field Office”, as amended (Rep. Wilson (FL) / Transportation and Infrastructure) // Begin Consideration of H.Con.Res. 27 - Establishing the budget for the United States Government for fiscal year 2016 and setting forth appropriate budgetary levels for fiscal years 2017 through 2025 (Structured Rule) (Rep. Price (GA) / Budget) // The Rule provides for four hours of general debate with three hours controlled by the Budget Committee and one hour controlled by the Joint Economic Committee.

March 23, 2015

12:00 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at noon for morning hour and 2:00 p.m. for legislative business, with votes postponed until 6:30 p.m. One Minutes // Suspensions (5): H.R. 360 - Native American Housing Assistance and Self-Determination Reauthorization Act of 2015, as amended (Rep. Pearce / Financial Services) // H.R. 233 - Tenant Income Verification Relief Act of 2015 (Rep. Perlmutter / Financial Services) // H.R. 216 - Department of Veterans Affairs Budget Planning Reform Act of 2015, as amended (Rep. Brown / Veterans’ Affairs) // H. Res. 53 - Condemning the cowardly attack on innocent men, women, and children in the northeastern Nigerian town of Baga, as amended (Rep. Kelly (IL) / Foreign Affairs) // H.Res. 162 - Calling on the President to provide Ukraine with military assistance to defend its sovereignty and territorial integrity (Rep. Engel / Foreign Affairs) // Special Orders

March 23, 2015

12:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate proceeds to consideration of S.Con.Res. 11 - Setting Forth the Congressional Budget for the United States Government for Fiscal Year 2016.

March 19, 2015

11:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of S.178 - Justice for Victims of Trafficking Act of 2015, conducting roll call votes on motions to invoke cloture on a committee-reported substitute amendment, and if not invoked, on the underlying bill.

March 19, 2015

9:30 a.m. - ACA Review (Mobile Only): Senate Finance Committee

March 19, 2015

9:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets for legislative business. One Minutes // S.J. Res. 8 - Providing for congressional disapproval under chapter 8 of title 5, United States Code, of the rule submitted by the National Labor Relations Board relating to representation case procedures (Closed Rule, One Hour of Debate)  (Sen. Alexander / Education and the Workforce) // H. Res. 132 - Providing for the expenses of certain committees of the House of Representatives in the One Hundred Fourteenth Congress (Closed Rule, One Hour of Debate)  (Rep. Miller (MI) / House Administration) // Special Orders

March 18, 2015

3:30 p.m. - Women’s History Reception (Mobile):

House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) and Rep. Cathy McMorris Rodgers (R-WA) hold a reception in National Statuary Hall for Women's History Month honoring SCOTUS Associate Justices Ruth Bader-Ginsburg, Sonya Sotomayor and Elena Kagan

March 18, 2015

2:30 p.m. - FCC Oversight (Mobile Only): Senate Commerce Science and Transportation Committee

March 18, 2015

10:00 a.m. - ISIL Authorization, NDAA (Mobile Only): House Armed Services Committee

March 18, 2015

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at 10:00 a.m. for morning hour and noon for legislative business. One Minutes // H.R. 1030 - Secret Science Reform Act of 2015, Rules Committee Print (Structured Rule) (Rep. Smith (TX) / Science, Space, and Technology) // The Rule provides for one hour of general debate and makes in order the following amendments: Edwards Amendment (10 minutes); Kennedy / McGovern / Clark Amendment (10 minutes) // Special Orders

March 18, 2015

9:30 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate convenes and proceeds to a period of morning business, thereafter resuming consideration of S.178 - Justice for Victims of Trafficking Act of 2015.

March 17, 2015

10:00 a.m. - International Finance (Mobile Only): House Financial Services Committee

March 17, 2015

10:00 a.m. - FY2016 NDAA (Mobile Only): House Armed Services Committee

March 17, 2015

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at 10:00 a.m. for morning hour and noon for legislative business. One Minutes // H.R. 1029 - EPA Science Advisory Board Reform Act of 2015, Rules Committee Print (Structured Rule) (Rep. Lucas / Science, Space, and Technology) // The Rule provides for one hour of general debate and makes in order the following amendments: Grayson Amendment (10 minutes); McKinley Amendment (10 minutes); Polis Amendment (10 minutes); Bonamici Amendment (20 minutes) // Postponed Suspension Vote: H.R. 1191 - Protecting Volunteer Firefighters and Emergency Responders Act, as amended (Rep. Barletta / Ways and Means) // Special Orders

March 17, 2015

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of S.178 - Justice for Victims of Trafficking Act of 2015, conducting roll call votes on motions to invoke cloture on a committee-reported substitute amendment, and if not invoked, on the underlying bill, recessing from 12:30 p.m. until 2:15 p.m. for weekly caucus meetings.

March 16, 2015

3:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate convenes and proceeds to a period of morning business, thereafter resuming consideration of S.178 - Justice for Victims of Trafficking Act of 2015, then resuming Executive Session to consider the following nominations: Carlos Monje, to be an Assistant Secretary of Transportation, and Manson K. Brown, to be an Assistant Secretary of Commerce, voting on confirmation of the nominations.

March 16, 2015

12:00 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at noon for morning hour and 2:00 p.m. for legislative business, with votes postponed until 6:30 p.m. One Minutes // Suspensions (6): H.R. 639 - Improving Regulatory Transparency for New Medical Therapies Act, as amended (Rep. Pitts / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 647 - Access to Life-Saving Trauma Care for All Americans Act (Rep. Burgess / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 648 - Trauma Systems and Regionalization of Emergency Care Reauthorization Act (Rep. Burgess / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 284 - Medicare DMEPOS Competitive Bidding Improvement Act of 2015, as amended (Rep. Tiberi / Ways and Means) // H.R. 876 - Notice of Observation Treatment and Implication for Care Eligibility Act, as amended (Rep. Doggett / Ways and Means) // H.R. 1191 - Protecting Volunteer Firefighters and Emergency Responders Act, as amended (Rep. Barletta / Ways and Means) // Special Orders

March 13, 2015

11:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets in a pro forma session.

March 12, 2015

10:00 a.m. - Visa Waivers and National Security (Mobile Only): Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee

March 12, 2015

9:30 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate convenes and proceeds to a period of morning business, thereafter resuming consideration of S.178 - Justice for Victims of Trafficking Act of 2015, then proceeding to Executive Session to consider the following nominations in the following order, conducting a roll call vote on confirmation of the nomination of Christopher A. Hart, to be Chairman of the National Transportation Safety Board for a term of two years; and a voice vote on Tho Dinh-Zarr, of Texas, to be a Member of the National Transportation Safety Board for the remainder of the term expiring December 31, 2018.

March 11, 2015

10:30 a.m. - Balanced Budget (Mobile Only): Senate Budget Committee

March 11, 2015

9:30 a.m. - Efforts Against ISIL (Mobile Only): Senate Foreign Relations Committee

March 11, 2015

9:30 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate convenes and proceeds to a period of morning business, thereafter resuming consideration of S.178 - Justice for Victims of Trafficking Act of 2015.

March 10, 2015

12:00 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets in a pro forma session.

March 10, 2015

10:00 a.m. - Music Royalties (Mobile Only): Senate Judiciary Committee, Antitrust Competition Policy and Consumer Rights Subcommittee

March 10, 2015

10:00 a.m. - Ukraine Policy (Mobile Only): Senate Foreign Relations Committee

March 10, 2015

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate convenes and proceeds to a period of morning business, thereafter proceeding to consideration of S.178 - Justice for Victims of Trafficking Act of 2015, recessing from 12:30 p.m. until 2:15 p.m. for weekly caucus meetings.

March 9, 2015

2:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate convenes and proceeds to a period of morning business, thereafter proceeding to Executive Session to consider the nominations of Daniel Henry Marti, to be Intellectual Property Enforcement Coordinator; Michelle K. Lee, to be Under Secretary of Commerce for Intellectual Property and Director of the United States Patent and Trademark Office; Jeffrey S. Hall, to be a Member of the Farm Credit Administration Board, Farm Credit Administration, for a term expiring October 13, 2018; and Dallas P. Tonsager, to be a Member of the Farm Credit Administration Board, Farm Credit Administration, for a term expiring May 21, 2020. The Senate conducts a roll call vote on confirmation of the Marti nomination and voice votes on the remaining nominations.

March 6, 2015

2:00 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets in a pro forma session.

March 6, 2015

9:30 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate meets in a pro forma session.

March 4, 2015

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at 10:00 a.m. for morning hour and noon for legislative business. One Minutes //  H.R. 749 - Passenger Rail Reform and Investment Act of 2015, Rules Committee Print (Structured Rule) (Rep. Shuster / Transportation and Infrastructure) // The Rule provides for one hour of general debate and makes in order the following amendments: McNerney Amendment (10 minutes); Fitzpatrick Amendment (10 minutes); Mica Amendment (10 minutes); Brownley Amendment (10 minutes); Perlmutter Amendment (10 minutes); McClintock Amendment (10 minutes); Lipinski Amendment (10 minutes) // Special Orders

March 4, 2015

9:30 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of S.J.Res. 8 - A joint resolution providing for congressional disapproval of the rule submitted by the National Labor Relations Board relating to representation case procedures, proceeding to a vote on passage of the joint resolution, and the motion to invoke cloture on the veto message on S. 1, a bill to approve the Keystone XL Pipeline.

March 3, 2015

2:30 p.m. - FY16 NDAA (Mobile Only): Senate Armed Services Committee

March 3, 2015

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets for legislative business, recessing immediately and reconvening at approximately 10:45 a.m. for a Joint Meeting of Congress to receive His Excellency Benjamin Netanyahu, Prime Minister of Israel. One Minutes // Motion to recede and concur in the Senate Amendment to H.R. 240 - Department of Homeland Security Appropriations Act, 2015 // Special Orders

March 3, 2015

9:45 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate convenes and proceeds to a period of morning business, recessing from 10:30 a.m. until 2:15 p.m. to allow for the Joint Meeting of Congress with His Excellency Benjamin Netanyahu, the Prime Minister of Israel, and weekly caucus meetings. The Senate then conducts a roll call vote on the Alexander motion to proceed to S.J.Res. 8, a joint resolution providing for congressional disapproval under chapter 8 of title 5, United States Code, of the rule submitted by the National Labor Relations Board relating to representation case procedures.

March 2, 2015

2:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of the House Message to accompany H.R. 240 - Department of Homeland Security Appropriations Act, 2015, prior to a cloture filing up to two hours of debate prior to a roll call vote on the motion to invoke cloture on the motion to agree to the House request to go to a conference on the bill (60 vote threshold) and, if invoked, proceeding to a vote on a consolidated motion, including motions to: insist upon the Senate amendment; agree to a request by the House for a committee of conferees; and authorize the Presiding Officer to appoint conferees.

March 2, 2015

12:00 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at noon for morning hour and 2:00 p.m. for legislative business, with votes postponed until 6:30 p.m. One Minutes // Suspensions (2): H.R. 294 - Long-Term Care Veteran Choice Act, as amended (Rep. Miller (FL) / Veterans’ Affairs) // H.R. 280 - To authorize the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to recoup bonuses and awards paid to employees of the Department of Veterans Affair, as amended (Rep. Miller (FL) / Veterans’ Affairs) // Special Orders

February 27, 2015

9:30 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of H.R. 240 - Department of Homeland Security Appropriations Act, 2015, voting on the motion to invoke cloture on the bill; if invoked, on adoption of Cochran-Mikulski-Shaheen amendment #255; and passage of the bill. The Senate then votes on the motion to invoke cloture on the motion to proceed to S. 534 - a bill to prohibit funds from being used to carry out certain Executive actions related to immigration and for other purposes.

February 27, 2015

9:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets for legislative business. One Minutes // H.J. Res 35 - Making further continuing appropriations for fiscal year 2015 (Closed Rule, One Hour of Debate) (Rep. Rogers (KY) / Appropriations) // Motion to go to Conference: H.R. 240 - Department of Homeland Security Appropriations Act, 2015 // Motion to Instruct Conferees // Complete Consideration of H.R. 5 - Student Success Act, Rules Committee Print (Structured Rule) (Rep. Kline / Education and the Workforce) // The Rule provides for no further general debate and makes in order the following amendments: Schrader / Polis Amendment (10 minutes); Thompson (MS) Amendment (10 minutes); Scott (VA) Amendment (20 minutes) // Postponed Amendment Votes: Zeldin Amendment; Hurd Amendment; Grayson Amendment; Wilson Amendment #33; Carson Amendment; Brownley Amendment; Loebsack Amendment; Polis (for Meng) Amendment // Special Orders

February 26, 2015

11:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of the motion to proceed to H.R. 240 - Department of Homeland Security Appropriations Act, 2015, post-cloture.

February 26, 2015

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at 10:00 a.m. for morning hour and noon for legislative business. One Minutes // Continue Consideration of H.R. 5 - Student Success Act, Rules Committee Print (Structured Rule) (Rep. Kline / Education and the Workforce) // The Rule provides for no further general debate and makes in order the following amendments: Kennedy et al. Amendment (10 minutes); Grothman Amendment (10 minutes); Meeks Amendment (10 minutes); Lawrence Amendment (10 minutes); Goodlatte Amendment (10 minutes); Castro Amendment (10 minutes); Langevin / Thompson (PA) Amendment (10 minutes); Barletta Amendment (10 minutes); Quigley / McKinley / Serrano Amendment (10 minutes); Fudge Amendment (10 minutes); DeSauliner Amendment (10 minutes); Rod Davis (IL) / Joyce Amendment (10 minutes); Moore / Danny Davis / Wilson (FL) Amendment (10 minutes); McKinley Amendment (10 minutes); Delaney / Young (IN) / Polis Amendment (10 minutes); Jeffries Amendment (10 minutes); Clark Amendment (10 minutes); Cohen Amendment (10 minutes); Duffy / Wilson Amendment (10 minutes); Messer / Polis Amendment (10 minutes); Polis / Rokita Amendment (10 minutes); Kelly (IL) Amendment (10 minutes); Bonamici / Costello Amendment (10 minutes); Polis Amendment (10 minutes); Jackson Lee Amendment (10 minutes); Wilson (FL) Amendment (10 minutes); Courtney Amendment (10 minutes); Nolan et al. Amendment (10 minutes); Davis (CA) / Dold / Polis Amendment (10 minutes); Zeldin Amendment (10 minutes); Hurd Amendment (10 minutes); Grayson Amendment (10 minutes); Wilson (FL) Amendment #2 (10 minutes); Castro / Stivers Amendment (10 minutes); Carson Amendment (10 minutes); Collins (GA) Amendment (10 minutes); Dold Amendment (10 minutes); Flores Amendment (10 minutes); Brownley Amendment (10 minutes); Loebsack Amendment (10 minutes); Meng Amendment (10 minutes); Schrader / Polis Amendment (10 minutes); Thompson (MS) Amendment (10 minutes); Scott (VA) Amendment (20 minutes) // Special Orders

February 26, 2015

9:30 a.m. - FY16 VA Budget (Mobile Only): Senate Veterans Affairs Committee

February 26, 2015

9:30 a.m. - Worldwide Threats (Mobile Only): Senate Armed Services Committee

February 25, 2015

10:00 a.m. - Internet Governance (Mobile Only): Senate Commerce Science and Transportation Committee

February 25, 2015

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at 10:00 a.m. for morning hour and noon for legislative business. One Minutes // H.R. 529 - To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to improve 529 plans (Closed Rule, One Hour of Debate) (Rep. Jenkins / Ways and Means) // Begin Consideration of H.R. 5 - Student Success Act, Rules Committee Print (General Debate Rule, One Hour of Debate) (Rep. Kline / Education and the Workforce) // Postponed Suspension Vote: H.R. 1020 - STEM Education Act of 2015 (Rep. Smith (TX) / Science, Space, and Technology) // Special Orders

February 25, 2015

9:30 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate convenes and proceeds to a period of morning business.

February 24, 2015

12:00 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at noon for morning hour and 2:00 p.m. for legislative business, with votes postponed until 6:30 p.m. One Minutes // Suspensions (3): H.R. 212 - Drinking Water Protection Act, as amended (Rep. Latta / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 734 - Federal Communications Commission Consolidated Reporting Act of 2015 (Rep. Scalise / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 1020 - STEM Education Act of 2015 (Rep. Smith (TX) / Science, Space, and Technology) // Special Orders

February 24, 2015

10:00 a.m. - Semiannual Monetary Policy Report (Mobile Only): Senate Banking Housing and Urban Affairs Committee

February 24, 2015

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate convenes and proceeds to a period of morning business until 12:30 p.m., recessing until 2:15 for weekly conference meetings.

February 23, 2015

3:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: Senator Hoeven is recognized to deliver Washington’s Farewell Address, after which the Senate recesses until 4:30 p.m., then resuming consideration of the motion to invoke cloture on the motion to proceed to H.R. 240 - a bill making appropriations for the Department of Homeland Security for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2015, conducting a roll call vote on the motion.

February 20, 2015

11:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets in a pro forma session.

February 19, 2015

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate meets in a pro forma session.

February 17, 2015

2:00 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets in a pro forma session.

February 16, 2015

4:45 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate meets in a pro forma session.

February 13, 2015

9:00 a.m. - DC Metro Safety (Mobile Only): House Oversight and Government Reform Committee

February 13, 2015

9:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets for legislative business. One Minutes // H.R. 636 - America’s Small Business Tax Relief Act of 2015, Rules Committee Print (Closed Rule, Ninety Minutes of Debate) (Rep. Tiberi / Ways and Means / Budget) // Special Orders

February 12, 2015

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at 10:00 a.m. for morning hour and noon for legislative business.One Minutes // H.R. 644 - Fighting Hunger Incentive Act of 2015, Rules Committee Print (Closed Rule, Ninety Minutes of Debate) (Rep. Reed / Ways and Means) // Special Orders

February 12, 2015

9:30 a.m. - Afghanistan Post-Withdrawal (Mobile Only): Senate Armed Services Committee

February 12, 2015

9:30 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate convenes and proceeds to a period of morning business, thereafter proceeding to Executive Session to consider the nomination of Ashton Carter to be Secretary of Defense, voting on confirmation of the nomination.

February 11, 2015

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at 10:00 a.m. for morning hour and noon for legislative business. One Minutes // Suspension: H.R. 431 - To award a Congressional Gold Medal to the Foot Soldiers who participated in Bloody Sunday, Turnaround Tuesday, or the final Selma to Montgomery Voting Rights March in March of 1965, which served as a catalyst for the Voting Rights Act of 1965 (Rep. Sewell / Financial Services) // S. 1 - Keystone XL Pipeline Approval Act (Closed Rule, One Hour of Debate) (Sen. Hoeven / Transportation and Infrastructure / Energy and Commerce) // Special Orders

February 11, 2015

9:45 a.m. - Internet of Things (Mobile Only): Senate Commerce Science and Transportation Committee

February 11, 2015

9:30 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate convenes and proceeds to a period of morning business.

February 10, 2015

12:00 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at noon for morning hour and 2:00 p.m. for legislative business, with votes postponed until 6:30 p.m. One Minutes // Suspensions (4): H.R. 810 - National Aeronautics and Space Administration Authorization Act of 2015 (Rep. Palazzo / Science, Space, and Technology) // H.R. 719 - TSA Office of Inspection Accountability Act of 2015 (Rep. Katko / Homeland Security) // H.R. 720 - Gerardo Hernandez Airport Security Act of 2015 (Rep. Katko / Homeland Security) // H.R. 710 - Essential Transportation Worker Identification Credential Assessment Act (Rep. Jackson Lee / Homeland Security) // Special Orders

February 10, 2015

10:00 a.m. - Vaccine-Preventable Disease (Mobile Only): Senate Health Education Labor and Pensions Committee

February 10, 2015

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate convenes and proceeds to a period of morning business, recessing from 12:30 p.m. until 2:15 p.m. for weekly caucus meetings.

February 9, 2015

3:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate convenes and proceeds to a period of morning business, thereafter proceeding to Executive Session to consider the nomination of Michael P. Botticelli to be Director of the National Drug Control Policy, proceeding to vote on confirmation of the nomination.

February 9, 2015

1:00 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets in a pro forma session.

February 5, 2015

10:30 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of H.R. 240 - a bill making appropriations for the Department of Homeland Security for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2015, conducting a roll call vote on cloture on the motion to proceed to the bill.

February 5, 2015

10:00 a.m. - FY16 Budget Request (Mobile Only): Senate Finance Committee

February 5, 2015

9:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets for legislative business. One Minutes // H.R. 527 - Small Business Regulatory Flexibility Improvements Act of 2015, Rules Committee Print (Structured Rule) (Rep. Chabot / Judiciary / Small Business) // The Rule provides for one hour of general debate and makes in order the following amendments: Peters / Chabot Amendment (10 minutes); Nadler Amendment (10 minutes); Conyers Amendment (10 minutes); Schrader Amendment (10 minutes); Johnson Amendment (10 minutes); Jackson Lee (TX) Amendment (10 minutes) // Special Orders

February 4, 2015

10:00 a.m. - Cuba Policy (Mobile Only): House Foreign Relations Committee

February 4, 2015

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at 10:00 a.m. for morning hour and noon for legislative business. One Minutes // H.R. 50 - Unfunded Mandates Information and Transparency Act of 2015, Rules Committee Print (Structured Rule) (Rep. Foxx / Oversight and Government Reform) // The Rule provides for one hour of general debate and makes in order the following amendments: Reed Amendment (10 minutes); Cummings Amendment (10 minutes); Connolly Amendment (10 minutes) // Special Orders

February 4, 2015

9:30 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate convenes and resumes a period of morning business, recessing from 12:30 p.m. until 2:00 p.m. for a bipartisan conference meeting.

February 4, 2015

9:30 a.m. - Carter Nomination (Mobile Only): Senate Armed Services Committee

February 3, 2015

10:00 a.m. - World Wide Threats (Mobile Only): House Armed Services Committee

February 3, 2015

10:00 a.m. - Cuba Policy (Mobile Only): Senate Foreign Relations Committee, Western Hemisphere Transnational Crime Civilian Security Democracy Human Rights and Global Womens Issues Subcommittee

February 3, 2015

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at 10:00 a.m. for morning hour and noon for legislative business. One Minutes // H.R. 596 - To repeal the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act and health care-related provisions in the Health Care and Education Reconciliation Act of 2010, and for other purposes (Closed Rule, Ninety Minutes of Debate) (Rep. Byrne / Energy and Commerce / Education and the Workforce / Ways and Means / Judiciary / Natural Resources / Rules / House Administration / Appropriations / Budget) // Special Orders

February 3, 2015

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate convenes and proceeds to a period of morning business, thereafter resuming consideration of H.R. 203 - Clay Hunt Suicide Prevention for American Veterans Act, voting on passage of the bill, recessing until 2:15 p.m. for weekly caucus meetings. The Senate then resumes consideration of H.R. 240 - making appropriations for the Department of Homeland Security for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2015, conducting a roll call vote on cloture on the motion to proceed to the bill, if invoked, voting on the motion to proceed to the bill.

February 2, 2015

4:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate convenes and proceeds to a period of morning business.

February 2, 2015

12:00 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at noon for morning hour and 2:00 p.m. for legislative business, with votes postponed until 6:30 p.m. One Minutes // Suspensions (3): H.R. 361 - Medical Preparedness Allowable Use Act (Rep. Bilirakis / Homeland Security) // H.R. 615 - Department of Homeland Security Interoperable Communications Act (Rep. Payne / Homeland Security) // H.R. 623 - Social Media Working Group Act of 2015 (Rep. Brooks (IN) / Transportation and Infrastructure / Homeland Security) // Special Orders

January 30, 2015

2:00 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets in a pro forma session.

January 30, 2015

10:30 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate convenes and proceeds to a period of morning business.

January 29, 2015

10:00 a.m. - Lynch Nomination (Mobile Only): Senate Judiciary Committee

January 29, 2015

9:30 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate convenes a period of morning business, thereafter resuming consideration of S. 1 - A bill to approve the Keystone XL pipeline, conducting roll call votes on amendments pending to the bill.

January 28, 2015

10:00 a.m. - Lynch Nomination (Mobile Only): Senate Judiciary Committee

January 28, 2015

9:30 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of S. 1 - A bill to approve the Keystone XL pipeline, conducting roll call votes on amendments pending to the bill.

January 28, 2015

9:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets for legislative business. One Minutes // Complete Consideration of H.R. 351 - LNG Permitting Certainty and Transparency Act (Closed Rule, One Hour of Debate) (Rep. Johnson (OH) / Energy and Commerce) // Special Orders

January 27, 2015

12:00 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets for legislative business. One Minutes // Suspensions (6): H.R. 398 - Trafficking Awareness Training for Health Care Act of 2015 (Rep. Ellmers / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 460 - Human Trafficking Detection Act of 2015 (Rep. Walker / Homeland Security) // H.R. 350 - Human Trafficking Prevention, Intervention, and Recovery Act of 2015 (Rep. Noem / Judiciary) // H.R. 159 - Stop Exploitation Through Trafficking Act of 2015, as amended (Rep. Paulsen / Judiciary) // H.R. 181 - Justice for Victims of Trafficking Act of 2015, as amended (Rep. Poe / Judiciary) // H.R. 285 - Stop Advertising Victims of Exploitation Act of 2015 (Rep. Wagner / Judiciary) // Begin Consideration of H.R. 351 - LNG Permitting Certainty and Transparency Act (Closed Rule, One Hour of Debate) (Rep. Johnson (OH) / Energy and Commerce) // Postponed Suspension Votes (2): :H.R. 469 - Strengthening Child Welfare Response to Trafficking Act of 2015 (Rep. Bass / Education and Workforce) // H.R. 246 - To improve the response to victims of child sex trafficking (Rep. Beatty / Education and Workforce) // Special Orders

January 27, 2015

11:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of S. 1 - A bill to approve the Keystone XL pipeline, recessing from 12:30 p.m. until 2:15 p.m. for weekly caucus meetings.

January 27, 2015

10:00 a.m. - Iran Sanctions (Mobile Only): Senate Banking Housing and Urban Affairs Committee

January 27, 2015

10:00 a.m. - Trade Agenda (Mobile Only): Senate Finance Committee

January 26, 2015

4:30 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of S. 1 - A bill to approve the Keystone XL pipeline, conducting roll call votes in relation to the bill.

January 26, 2015

12:00 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at noon for morning hour and 2:00 p.m. for legislative business, with votes postponed until 6:30 p.m. One Minutes // Suspensions (6): H.R. 514 - Human Trafficking Prioritization Act (Rep. Smith (NJ) / Foreign Affairs) // H.R. 515 - International Megan’s Law to Prevent Demand for Child Sex Trafficking (Rep. Smith (NJ) / Foreign Affairs) // H.R. 357 - Human Trafficking Prevention Act (Rep. Sean Patrick Maloney / Foreign Affairs) // H.R. 468 - Enhancing Services for Runaway and Homeless Victims for Youth Trafficking Act of 2015 (Rep. Heck (NV) / Education and Workforce) // H.R. 469 - Strengthening Child Welfare Response to Trafficking Act of 2015 (Rep. Bass / Education and Workforce) // H.R. 246 - To improve the response to victims of child sex trafficking (Rep. Beatty / Education and Workforce) // Special Orders

January 22, 2015

9:30 a.m. - ACA & Full-Time Work (Mobile Only): Senate Health Education Labor and Pensions Committee

January 22, 2015

9:30 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate convenes and proceeds to a period of morning business, then resuming consideration of S. 1 - A bill to approve the Keystone XL pipeline, conducting roll call votes in relation to amendments.

January 22, 2015

9:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets legislative business. One Minutes // H.R. 7 - No Taxpayer Funding for Abortion and Abortion Insurance Full Disclosure Act of 2015 (Closed Rule, One Hour of Debate) (Rep. Smith (NJ) / Energy and Commerce / Ways and Means / Judiciary) // Special Orders

January 21, 2015

2:00 p.m. - Internet Policy & Congress (Mobile Only): Senate Commerce Science and Transportation Committee

January 21, 2015

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at 10:00 a.m. for morning hour and noon for legislative business. One Minutes // H.R. 161 - Natural Gas Pipeline Permitting Reform Act (Subject to a Rule) (Rep. Pompeo / Energy and Commerce) // Special Orders

January 21, 2015

9:30 a.m. - National Security Strategy (Mobile Only): Senate Armed Services Committee

January 21, 2015

9:30 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate convenes and proceeds to a period of morning business, then resuming consideration of S. 1 - A bill to approve the Keystone XL pipeline, conducting roll call votes on amendments pending to the bill.

January 20, 2015

9:00 p.m. - State of the Union: President Barack Obama delivers his State of the Union address to a Joint Session of Congress.

January 20, 2015

12:00 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at noon for morning hour and 2:00 p.m. for legislative business, with no votes conducted. The House recesses no later than 5:30 p.m. to allow a security sweep of the House Chamber prior to the President's State of the Union address, reconvening at approximately 8:35 p.m. for the purpose of receiving, in a joint session with the Senate, the President of the United States. One Minutes // Suspension (1): H. Res. 37 - Expressing the sense of the House of Representatives condemning the recent terrorist attacks in Paris that resulted in the deaths of seventeen innocent persons and offering condolences to those personally affected by this cowardly act (Rep. Poe / Foreign Affairs)

January 20, 2015

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of S. 1 - A bill to approve the Keystone XL pipeline, recessing from 12:30 p.m. until 2:15 p.m. for weekly caucus meetings, then conducting roll call votes on amendments to the bill.

January 16, 2015

4:00 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets in a pro forma session.

January 16, 2015

9:30 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of S. 1 - A bill to approve the Keystone XL pipeline.

January 14, 2015

9:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets for legislative business. One Minutes // Complete Consideration of H.R. 240 - Department of Homeland Security Appropriations Act, 2015 (Structured Rule) (Rep. Rogers (KY) / Appropriations) / The Rule provides for no further general debate and makes in order the following amendments: Aderholt / Mulvaney / Barletta Amendment (20 minutes); Blackburn Amendment (10 minutes); DeSantis / Roby Amendment (10 minutes); Salmon / Thompson (PA) Amendment (10 minutes); Schock Amendment (10 minutes) // Complete Consideration of H.R. 37 - Promoting Job Creation and Reducing Small Business Burdens Act (Closed Rule) (Rep. Fitzpatrick / Financial Services) // Special Orders

January 13, 2015

10:00 a.m. - North Korea Threats (Mobile Only): House Foreign Affairs Committee

January 13, 2015

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at 10:00 a.m. for morning hour and noon for legislative business. One Minutes // H.R. 185 - Regulatory Accountability Act of 2015 (one hour of debate) (Rep. Goodlatte / Judiciary) / The Rule provides for one hour of general debate and makes in order the following amendments: McKinley Amendment (10 minutes); Johnson (GA) Amendment (10 minutes); Jackson Lee Amendment (10 minutes); Connolly Amendment (10 minutes) // Begin Consideration of H.R. 240 - Department of Homeland Security Appropriations Act, 2015 (Structured Rule) (Rep. Rogers (KY) / Appropriations) / The Rule provides for two hours of general debate and makes in order the following amendments: Aderholt / Mulvaney / Barletta Amendment (20 minutes); Blackburn Amendment (10 minutes); DeSantis / Roby Amendment (10 minutes); Salmon / Thompson (PA) Amendment (10 minutes); Schock Amendment (10 minutes) // Begin Consideration of H.R. 37 - Promoting Job Creation and Reducing Small Business Burdens Act (Closed Rule, One Hour); (Rep. Fitzpatrick / Financial Services) // Special Orders

January 13, 2015

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of the motion to proceed to S. 1 - A bill to approve the Keystone XL pipeline, recessing from 12:30 p.m. until 2:15 p.m. for weekly caucus meetings, post-cloture.

January 12, 2015

2:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of the motion to invoke cloture on the motion to proceed to S. 1 - A bill to approve the Keystone XL pipeline, conducting a roll call vote on the motion.

January 12, 2015

12:00 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at noon for morning hour and 2:00 p.m. for legislative business, with votes postponed until 6:30 p.m. One Minutes // Suspensions (2): H.R. 203 - Clay Hunt SAV Act (Rep. Walz / Veterans’ Affairs) // H.R. 33 - Protecting Volunteer Firefighters and Emergency Responders Act (Rep. Barletta / Ways and Means) // Special Orders

January 9, 2015

9:30 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate convenes and proceeds to a period of morning business.

January 9, 2015

9:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets for legislative business. One Minutes // Reading of the Constitution of the United States by Members of the House of Representatives (Rep. Goodlatte / Judiciary) // H.R. 3 - Keystone XL Pipeline Act (Closed Rule, One Hour of Debate) (Rep. Cramer / Transportation and Infrastructure / Energy and Commerce) // Special Orders

January 8, 2015

11:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate convenes and proceeds to a period of morning business.

January 8, 2015

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at 10:00 a.m. for morning hour and noon for legislative business. One Minutes // H.R. 30 - Save American Workers Act of 2015 (Closed Rule, One Hour of Debate) (Rep. Young (IN) / Ways and Means) // Special Orders

January 7, 2015

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at 10:00 a.m. for morning hour and noon for legislative business. One Minutes // Suspensions (5): H.R. 26 - Terrorism Risk Insurance Program Reauthorization Act of 2015 (Rep. Neugebauer / Financial Services) // H.R. 37 - Promoting Job Creation and Reducing Small Business Burdens Act (Rep. Fitzpatrick / Financial Services) // H.R. 35 - Low-Dose Radiation Research Act of 2015 (Rep. Hultgren / Science, Space, and Technology) // H.R. 23 - National Windstorm Impact Reduction Act Reauthorization of 2015 (Rep. Neugebauer / Science, Space, and Technology) // H.R. 34 - Tsunami Warning, Education, and Research Act of 2015 (Rep. Bonamici / Science, Space, and Technology) // Special Orders

January 7, 2015

9:30 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate convenes and proceeds to a period of morning business, recessing from 12:30 p.m. until 2:15 p.m. for weekly caucus meetings.

January 6, 2015

12:00 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House convenes the First Session of the 114th Congress, conducting a recorded quorum call. H. Res. 5 - A resolution providing for the House Rules of the 114th Congress (Rep. McCarthy (CA) / Privileged Resolution) // Suspension: H.R. 22 - Hire More Heroes Act of 2015 (Rep. Rodney Davis (IL) / Ways and Means) // Special Orders

January 6, 2015

12:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate convenes the First Session of the 114th Congress.

January 2, 2015

1:00 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: Pursuant to H.Con.Res. 125, adjournment resolution. the House meets in a pro forma session to adjourn the 113th Congress sine die.

2014

December 16, 2014

12:00 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets in a pro forma session.

December 16, 2014

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate conducts roll call votes on confirmation of the nomination of Daniel J. Santos, to be a Member of the Defense Nuclear Facilities Safety Board for a term expiring October 18, 2017; and Frank A. Rose, to be an Assistant Secretary of State for Verification and Compliance; later debating and voting on the motion to invoke cloture on the nomination of Sarah R. Saldana, to be an Assistant Secretary of Homeland Security, recessing until 2:15 p.m. for weekly caucus meetings. The Senate later votes on confirmation of the Saldana nomination; the motion to invoke cloture on the nomination of Antony Blinken, to be Deputy Secretary of State; and, if invoked, on confirmation of the Blinken nomination.

December 15, 2014

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate proceeds to Executive Session to consider the following nominations: Vivek Hallegere Murthy, to be Medical Director in the Regular Corps of the Public Health Service and Surgeon General of the Public Health Service for a term of four years; Daniel J. Santos, to be a Member of the Defense Nuclear Facilities Safety Board for a term expiring October 18, 2017; Frank A. Rose, to be an Assistant Secretary of State for Verification and Compliance; Sarah R. Saldana, to be an Assistant Secretary of Homeland Security; and Antony Blinken, to be Deputy Secretary of State, conducting roll call votes on the motion to invoke cloture and confirmation of the Murthy nomination; and motions to invoke cloture on the Santos and Rose nominations.

December 13, 2014

12:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of the motion to concur in the House amendment to the Senate amendment to H.R. 83 - Continuing and Further Appropriations, 2015, conducting roll call votes.

December 12, 2014

3:00 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets in a pro forma session.

December 12, 2014

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of the motion to concur in the House amendment to the Senate amendment to accompany H.R. 3979 - Carl Levin and Howard P. "Buck" McKeon National Defense Authorization Act, post-cloture, conducting roll call votes on the following: Coburn motion to refer (60-vote threshold); Coburn motion to suspend the rules; and passage of the bill. The Senate then resumes Executive Session to conduct voice votes on confirmation of the following nominations: Mark Gilbert, to be Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary to New Zealand, and to serve concurrently and without additional compensation as Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary to the Independent State of Samoa; Robert C. Barber, to be Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary to the Republic of Iceland; a roll call vote on confirmation of the nomination of David Nathan Saperstein, to be Ambassador at Large for International Religious Freedom; and voice votes on confirmation of the nominations of Amy Jane Hyatt, to be Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary to the Republic of Palau; Arnold A. Chacon, to be Director General of the Foreign Service; Virginia E. Palmer, to be Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary to the Republic of Malawi; Donald L. Heflin, to be Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary to the Republic of Cabo Verde; Michael W. Kempner, to be a Member of the Broadcasting Board of Governors for a term expiring August 13, 2015; and Leon Aron, to be a Member of the Broadcasting Board of Governors for a term expiring August 13, 2016.

December 11, 2014

9:30 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of the motion to concur in the House message to accompany H.R. 3979 - Carl Levin and Howard P. "Buck" McKeon National Defense Authorization Act, conducting a roll call vote on the motion to invoke cloture on the motion to concur.

December 11, 2014

9:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets for legislative business. One Minutes // Suspensions (4): H.R. 5742 - Soledad Canyon Settlement Act (Rep. McKeon / Natural Resources) // Concur in the Senate Amendment to H.R. 2952 - Cybersecurity Workforce Assessment Act (Rep. Meehan / Homeland Security) // Concur in the Senate Amendment to H.R. 4007 - Protecting and Securing Chemical Facilities from Terrorist Attacks Act of 2014 (Rep. Meehan / Homeland Security) // S. 2519 - National Cybersecurity Protection Act of 2014 (Sen. Carper / Homeland Security) // Postponed Suspension Votes (2): H.R. 5806 - Supporting America's Charities Act (Rep. Camp / Ways and Means / Budget) // H.R 5699 - John Muir National Historic Site Expansion Act, as amended (Rep. George Miller (CA) / Natural Resources) // Concur in the Senate Amendment with a House Amendment to H.R. 83 - Consolidated and Further Continuing Appropriations Act, 2015, Rules Committee Print (Closed Rule, One Hour and Twenty Minutes of Debate) (Rep. Rogers (KY) / Appropriations / Education and the Workforce) // Special Orders

December 10, 2014

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets for at 10:00 a.m. for morning hour and noon for legislative business. One Minutes // S. 2244 - Terrorism Risk Insurance Program Reauthorization Act of 2014 (Closed Rule, One Hour of Debate) (Sen. Schumer / Financial Services) // Suspensions (10): S. 1691 - Border Patrol Agent Pay Reform Act of 2014 (Sen. Tester / Oversight and Government Reform) // Concur in the Senate Amendment to H.R. 4681 - Intelligence Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2015 (Rep. Rogers (MI) / Permanent Select Intelligence) // H.R. 5086 - Supporting America's Charities Act (Rep. Camp / Ways and Means / Budget) // S. 2651 - DHS OIG Mandates Revision Act of 2014 (Sen. Coburn / Transportation and Infrastructure) // H.R. 5656 - Global Food Security Act of 2014, as amended (Rep. Smith (NJ) / Foreign Affairs) // S. 1683 - - Naval Vessel Transfer Act of 2013 (Sen. Menendez / Foreign Affairs) // S. 2142 - Venezuela Defense of Human Rights and Civil Society Act of 2014 (Sen. Menendez / Foreign Affairs) // Concur in the Senate Amendment to H.R. 2719 - Transportation Security Acquisition Reform Act (Rep. Hudson / Homeland Security) // Concur in the Senate Amendment to H.R. 1204 - Aviation Security Stakeholder Participation Act of 2014 (Rep. Thompson (MS) / Homeland Security) // H.R. 5810 - To amend the United States Cotton Futures Act to exclude certain cotton futures contracts from coverage under such Act (Rep. Westmoreland / Agriculture) // Postponed Suspension Votes: H.R 5699 - John Muir National Historic Site Expansion Act, as amended (Rep. George Miller (CA) / Natural Resources) // S. 1000 - Chesapeake Bay Accountability and Recovery Act of 2014 (Sen. Warner / Natural Resources) // Special Orders

December 10, 2014

9:30 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of the motion to concur in the House message to accompany H.R. 3979 - Carl Levin and Howard P. "Buck" McKeon National Defense Authorization Act.

December 9, 2014

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at 10:00 a.m. for morning hour and noon for legislative business. One Minutes // Complete Consideration of H.R. 5781 - California Emergency Drought Relief Act of 2014 (Closed Rule) (Rep. Valadao / Natural Resources) // Suspensions (10): H.R 5086 - To amend the National Trails System Act to direct the Secretary of the Interior to conduct a study on the feasibility of designating the Chief Standing Bear National Historic Trail, and for other purposes, as amended (Rep. Fortenberry / Natural Resources) // H.R 5699 - John Muir National Historic Site Expansion Act, as amended (Rep. George Miller (CA) / Natural Resources) // H.R 5701 - Western Oregon Indian Tribal Lands Act, as amended (Rep. DeFazio / Natural Resources) // S. 1000 - Chesapeake Bay Accountability and Recovery Act of 2014 (Sen. Warner / Natural Resources) // H.R. 5705 - Propane Education and Research Enhancement Act of 2014 (Rep. Latta / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 5185 - EARLY Act Reauthorization of 2014, as amended (Rep. Wasserman-Schultz / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 5764 - Great Lakes Restoration Initiative Act of 2014 (Rep. Joyce / Transportation and Infrastructure) // S. 2759 - To release the City of St. Clair, Missouri, from all restrictions, conditions, and limitations on the use, encumbrance, conveyance, and closure of the St. Clair Regional Airport (Sen. McCaskill / Transportation and Infrastructure) // H.R. 1378 - To designate the United States courthouse located at 333 West Broadway in San Diego, California, as the "James M. Carter and Judith N. Keep United States Courthouse,” as amended (Rep. Peters / Transportation and Infrastructure) // H.R. 5059 - Clay Hunt SAV Act, as amended (Rep. Walz / Veterans’ Affairs) // Special Orders

December 9, 2014

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate convenes a period of morning business, thereafter conducting roll call votes on motions to invoke cloture on the following nominations: Virginia Tyler Lodge, to be a Member of the Board of Directors of the Tennessee Valley Authority for a term expiring May 18, 2019; and Ronald Anderson Walter, to be a Member of the Board of Directors of the Tennessee Valley Authority for a term expiring May 18, 2019, later voting on confirmation of the nominations. The Senate recesses from 1:00 p.m. until 2:00 p.m. for weekly caucus meetings. The Senate later votes on confirmation of the nominations on which cloture was invoked.

December 8, 2014

2:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate convenes a period of morning business, thereafter resuming Executive Session, conducting roll call votes on confirmation of the following nominations: Jeffery Martin Baran, to be a Member of the Nuclear Regulatory Commission for the remainder of the term expiring June 30, 2018; Lauren McGarity McFerran, to be a Member of the National Labor Relations Board for the term of five years expiring December 16, 2019; and Ellen Dudley Williams, to be Director of the Advanced Research Projects Agency-Energy, Department of Energy.

December 8, 2014

12:00 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at noon for morning hour and 2:00 p.m. for legislative business, with no votes conducted. One Minutes //  H.R. 5781 - California Emergency Drought Relief Act of 2014 (Closed Rule, One Hour of Debate) (Rep. Valadao / Natural Resources) // Suspensions (12): H.R. 5385 - To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 55 Grasso Plaza in St. Louis, Missouri, as the "Sgt. Amanda N. Pinson Post Office" (Rep. Wagner / Oversight and Government Reform) // H.R. 5794 - To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 16105 Swingley Ridge Road in Chesterfield, Missouri, as the "Sgt. Zachary M. Fisher Post Office" (Rep. Wagner / Oversight and Government Reform) // H.R. 4030 - To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 18640 NW 2nd Avenue in Miami, Florida, as the "Father Richard Marquess-Barry Post Office Building" (Rep. Wilson (FL) / Oversight and Government Reform) // H.R. 5562 - To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 801 West Ocean Avenue in Lompoc, California, as the "Federal Correctional Officer Scott J. Williams Memorial Post Office Building" (Rep. Capps / Oversight and Government Reform) // H.R. 5687 - To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 101 East Market Street in Long Beach, California, as the "Juanita Millender-McDonald Post Office" (Rep. Hahn / Oversight and Government Reform) // H.R. 579 - To designate the United States courthouse located at 501 East Court Street in Jackson, Mississippi, as the "R. Jess Brown United States Courthouse" (Rep. Thompson (MS) / Transportation and Infrastructure) // H.R. 1378 - To designate the United States courthouse located at 333 West Broadway in San Diego, California, as the "James M. Carter and Judith N. Keep United States Courthouse,” as amended (Rep. Peters / Transportation and Infrastructure) // H.R. 4926 - To designate the "James L. Oberstar Memorial Highway" and the "James L. Oberstar National Scenic Byway" in the State of Minnesota, as amended (Rep. Nolan / Transportation and Infrastructure) // H.R. 5146 - To designate the United States courthouse located at 700 Grant Street in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, as the "Joseph F. Weis Jr. United States Courthouse" (Rep. Doyle / Transportation and Infrastructure) // S. 1434 - To designate the Junction City Community-Based Outpatient Clinic located at 715 Southwind Drive, Junction City, Kansas, as the "Lieutenant General Richard J. Seitz Community-Based Outpatient Clinic" (Sen. Moran / Veterans’ Affairs) // S. 229 - Corporal Michael J. Crescenz Act of 2013 (Sen. Toomey / Veterans’ Affairs) // S. 2921 - To designate the community based outpatient clinic of the Department of Veterans Affairs located at 310 Home Boulevard in Galesburg, Illinois, as the "Lane A. Evans VA Community Based Outpatient Clinic" (Sen. Durbin / Veterans’ Affairs) // Special Orders

December 4, 2014

9:30 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes Executive Session, conducting roll call votes on confirmation of the following nominations: Franklin M. Orr, Jr., to be Under Secretary for Science, Department of Energy; and Joseph S. Hezir, to be Chief Financial Officer, Department of Energy; motions to invoke cloture on the nominations of Gregory N. Stivers, to be U.S. District Judge for the Western District of Kentucky; Joseph F. Leeson, Jr., to be U.S. District Judge for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania; and Lydia Kay Griggsby, to be a Judge of the U.S. Court of Federal Claims for a term of fifteen years. The Senate later votes on confirmation of the Stivers, Leeson, and Griggsby nominations; and on motions to invoke cloture on the nominations of Jeffery Martin Baran, to be a Member of the Nuclear Regulatory Commission for the remainder of the term expiring June 30, 2018; Lauren McGarity McFerran, to be a Member of the National Labor Relations Board for the term of five years expiring December 16, 2019; and Ellen Dudley Williams, to be Director of the Advanced Research Projects Agency-Energy, Department of Energy.

December 4, 2014

9:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets for legislative business.One Minutes // Concur in the Senate Amendment with a House Amendment to H.R. 3979 - Carl Levin and Howard P. ‘Buck’ McKeon National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2015, Rules Committee Print (Closed Rule, One Hour of Debate) (Armed Services) // H.R. 5759 - Executive Amnesty Prevention Act of 2014 (Closed Rule, One Hour of Debate) (Rep. Yoho / Judiciary) // Postponed Suspension Vote on H. Res. 758 - Strongly condemning the actions of the Russian Federation, under Vladimir Putin, which has carried out a policy of aggression against neighboring countries aimed at political and economic domination, as amended (Rep. Kinzinger / Foreign Affairs) // Special Order

December 3, 2014

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at 10:00 a.m. for morning hour and noon for legislative business. One Minutes // Suspensions (4): H.R. 5769 - Howard Coble Coast Guard and Maritime Transportation Act of 2014 (Rep. Hunter / Transportation and Infrastructure) // H. Res. 758 - Strongly condemning the actions of the Russian Federation, under Vladimir Putin, which has carried out a policy of aggression against neighboring countries aimed at political and economic domination, as amended (Rep. Kinzinger / Foreign Affairs) // H. Res. 714 - Reaffirming the peaceful and collaborative resolution of maritime and jurisdictional disputes in the South China Sea and the East China Sea as provided for by universally recognized principles of international law, and reaffirming the strong support of the United States Government for freedom of navigation and other internationally lawful uses of sea and airspace in the Asia-Pacific region, as amended (Del. Faleomavaega / Foreign Affairs) // S. 2673 - United States-Israel Strategic Partnership Act of 2014 (Sen. Boxer / Foreign Affairs) // H.R. 647 - ABLE Act of 2014 (Closed Rule, One Hour of Debate) (Rep. Crenshaw / Ways and Means / Energy and Commerce) / / H.R. 5771 - Tax Increase Prevention Act of 2014 (Closed Rule, One Hour of Debate) (Rep. Camp / Ways and Means / Education and the Workforce / Budget) // Special Orders

December 3, 2014

9:30 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate proceeds to executive session, conducting roll call votes on confirmation of the following nominations: Charlotte Burrows, to be Member of the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission; P. David Lopez, to be General Counsel of the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission; David Hale, to be U.S. District Judge for the Western District of Kentucky; and on motions to invoke cloture on the following nominations: Mark Kearney, to be U.S .District Judge for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania; and Gerald Pappert, to be U.S. District Judge for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania. The Senate later votes on confirmation of Hale, Kearney, and Pappert, and on motions to invoke cloture on the nominations of Franklin Orr, to be Under Secretary of Energy; and Joseph S. Hezir, to be Chief Financial Officer, Department of Energy.

December 2, 2014

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at 10:00 a.m. for morning hour and noon for legislative business. One Minutes // Suspensions (9): H.R. 5714 - Pest Management Records Modernization Act (Rep. Schrader / Agriculture) // H.R. 5739 - No Social Security for Nazis Act (Rep. Johnson (TX) / Ways and Means) // H.R. 4569 - Disclosure Modernization and Simplification Act of 2014, as amended (Rep. Garrett / Financial Services) // H.R. 4200 - SBIC Advisers Relief Act of 2014 (Rep. Luetkemeyer / Financial Services) // H.R. 5471 - To amend the Commodity Exchange Act and the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 to specify how clearing requirements apply to certain affiliate transactions, and for other purposes (Rep. Moore / Financial Services) // H.R. 3240 - Regulation D Study Act (Rep. Pittenger / Financial Services) // H.R. 4329 - Native American Housing Assistance and Self-Determination Reauthorization Act of 2014, as amended (Rep. Pearce / Financial Services) // H.R. 2790 - Housing Assistance Efficiency Act (Rep. Peters / Financial Services) // H.R. 2366 - World War I American Veterans Centennial Commemorative Coin Act, as amended (Rep. Lamborn / Financial Services) // Special Orders

December 2, 2014

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate convenes and the oath of office is administered to Senators Schatz and Scott, then resuming Executive Session to conduct roll call votes on confirmation of the nomination of Noah Bryson Mamet, to be Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary to the Argentine Republic; and Colleen Bradley Bell, to be Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary to Hungary; and on motions to invoke cloture on the nominations of Nani A. Coloretti, to be Deputy Secretary of HUD; and Robert Adler, to be Commissioner of the Consumer Protection Safety Commission. The Senate recesses from 12:30 p.m. until 2:15 p.m. for weekly caucus meetings. The Senate conducts roll call votes on confirmation of the Coloretti and Adler nominations, then votes on the motion to invoke cloture on the nomination of Charlotte Burrows, to be Member of the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission.

December 1, 2014

2:00 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets for legislative business, with votes postponed until 6:30 p.m. One Minutes // Suspensions (10): H.R. 5683 - Ensuring Access to Justice for Claims Against the United States Act, as amended (Rep. DeSantis / Judiciary) // H.R. 5421 - Financial Institution Bankruptcy Act of 2014, as amended (Rep. Bachus / Judiciary) // H.R. 4924 - Bill Williams River Water Rights Settlement Act of 2014, as amended (Rep. Gosar / Natural Resources) // S. 2040 - Blackfoot River Land Exchange Act of 2014 (Sen. Crapo / Natural Resources) // H.R. 5050 - May 31, 1918 Act Repeal Act (Rep. Simpson / Natural Resources) // H.R. 2455 - Nevada Native Nations Lands Act, as amended (Rep. Amodei / Natural Resources) // H.R. 3572 - To revise the boundaries of certain John H. Chafee Coastal Barrier Resources System units in North Carolina, as amended (Rep. McIntyre / Natural Resources) // H.R. 5629 - Strengthening Domestic Nuclear Security Act of 2014, as amended (Rep. Meehan / Homeland Security) // H.R. 3410 - Critical Infrastructure Protection Act, as amended (Rep. Franks / Homeland Security) // H.R. 3438 - National Laboratories Mean National Security Act (Rep. Swalwell / Homeland Security) // Special Orders

December 1, 2014

2:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate convenes a period of morning business, thereafter resuming Executive Session to conduct roll call votes on motions to invoke on the following nominations: Noah Bryson Mamet, to be Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary to the Argentine Republic; and Colleen Bradley Bell, to be Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary to Hungary.

November 20, 2014

9:30 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate convenes a period of morning business, thereafter proceeding to roll call votes on confirmation of the following district judicial nominations: Pamela Pepper, to be a U.S. district judge for the Eastern District of Wisconsin; Brenda K. Sannes, to be U.S. District Judge for the Northern District of New York; Madeline Cox Arleo, to be U.S. District Judge for the District of New Jersey; Wendy Beetlestone, to be U.S. District Judge for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania; and Victor Allen Bolden, to be U.S. District Judge for the District of Connecticut. The Senate then conducts voice votes on confirmation of the following nominations in the following order: James D. Pettit, to be Ambassador to the Republic of Moldova; Pamela Leora Spratlen, to be Ambassador to the Republic of Uzbekistan; Tamara Wenda Ashford, to be a Judge of the U.S. Tax Court for a term of fifteen years; L. Paige Marvel, to be a Judge of the U.S. Tax Court for a term of fifteen years (Reappointment); Cary Douglas Pugh, to be a Judge of the U.S. Tax Court for a term of fifteen years; Ramin Toloui, to be a Deputy Under Secretary of the Treasury; Lisa Afua Serwah Mensah, to be Under Secretary of Agriculture for Rural Development; George Albert Krol, to be Ambassador to the Republic of Kazakhstan; Luis G. Moreno, to be Ambassador to Jamaica; Donald Lu, to be Ambassador to the Republic of Albania; and Brent Robert Hartley, to be Ambassador to the Republic of Slovenia.

November 20, 2014

9:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets for legislative business. One Minutes // H.R. 4795 - Promoting New Manufacturing Act (Structured Rule) (Rep. Scalise / Energy and Commerce) // The Rule provides for one hour of general debate and makes in order the following amendments: McNerney Amendment (10 minutes); Whitfield Amendment (10 minutes) // Special Orders

November 19, 2014

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at 10:00 a.m. for morning hour and noon for legislative business. One Minutes // Suspensions (6): H.R. 5448 - John F. Kennedy Center Reauthorization Act of 2014 (Rep. Barletta / Transportation and Infrastructure) // H.R. 5728 - STELA Reauthorization Act of 2014 (Rep. Upton / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 5681 - To provide for the approval of the Amendment to the Agreement Between the Government of the United States of America