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Congressional Schedule: February 13-17, 2017

Floor Action: Abortion- On Wednesday, the House is scheduled to consider H.J. Res. 43, a resolution to repeal a regulation that prevented states from withholding Title X federal family planning funds from organizations that provide abortions. Hearings: Child Protection- On Wednesday, the House Education and the Workforce Committee will hold a hearing, “Providing Vulnerable Youth…

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Congressional Schedule: January 23-27, 2017

Floor Action: International: On Tuesday, the House is scheduled to consider the Reinforcing Education Accountability in Development (READ) Act and the Digital Global Access Policy (GAP) Act of 2017. Abortion: On Tuesday, the House also is scheduled to consider H.R. 7, the No Taxpayer funding for Abortion and Abortion Insurance Full Disclosure Act of 2017.

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Congressional Schedule: January 9-13, 2017

Floor Action: Health: On Monday, the House is scheduled to consider H.R. 315, the Improving Access to Maternity Care Act. Education: On Tuesday, the House is scheduled to consider H.R. 321, the Inspiring the Next Space Pioneers, Innovators, Researchers, and Explorers (INSPIRE) Act. Small Business/Entrepreneurship: On Tuesday, the House is scheduled to consider H.R. 255,…

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Continuing Resolution Summary Now Available!

A summary of the FY2016 Continuing Resolution (CR) is available on our website!

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114th Congress At-A-Glance

The 114th Congress At-A-Glance, a summary of congressional action on women’s issues, is now available on our website!

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Congressional Caucuses Elect Leadership for 115th Congress

Congressional Caucus for Women’s Issues The Congressional Caucus for Women’s Issues elected its leadership for the 115th Congress. Reps. Susan Brooks (R-IN) and Lois Frankel (D-FL) will serve as co-chairs; Reps. Mimi Walters (R-CA) and Brenda Lawrence (D-MI) will serve as the vice chairs. Reps. Kristi Noem (R-SD) and Doris Matsui (D-CA) served as co-chairs…

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Congressional Schedule: December 5-9, 2016

Floor Action: Health- On Monday, the Senate is scheduled to consider H.R. 34, the 21st Century Cures Act. International- On Monday, the House is scheduled to consider S. 1635, the Department of State Operations Authorization and Embassy Security Act. Later in the week, the Senate is scheduled to consider S. 2943, the FY2017 National Defense…

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Congressional Schedule: November 28 – December 2, 2016

Floor Action: Human Trafficking- On Tuesday, the House is scheduled to consider H.R. 5422, a bill to ensure funding for the National Human Trafficking Hotline. Crime- On Tuesday, the House is scheduled to consider S. 2577, the Justice for All Reauthorization Act. The House also may consider H.R. 6, the 21st Century Cures Act, and…

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Congressional Schedule

Congress is in recess until November 28.

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Congressional Schedule: November 14-18, 2016

This week, House Republicans and Democrats are scheduled to elect their respective conference leaders for the 115th Congress. Floor Action: Health- On Monday, the House is scheduled to consider H.R. 1209, the Improving Access to Maternity Care Act. International- On Tuesday, the House is scheduled to consider H.R. 5332, the Women, Peace, and Security Act….

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