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Congressional Schedule: June 19-23, 2017

Floor Action: International – On Tuesday, the House is scheduled to consider H.R. 2484, the Women, Peace, and Security Act. Employment – On Friday, the House is scheduled to consider H.R. 2842, the Accelerating Individuals into the Workforce Act. Mark-Ups: Human Trafficking – On Thursday, the Senate Judiciary Committee will mark up several bills, including…

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Weekly Highlights: June 12-16, 2017

Floor Action: Child Protection- On June 15, the Senate approved, by unanimous consent, S. 782, the Providing Resources, Officers, and Technology to Eradicate Cyber Threats to (PROTECT) Our Children Act. Employment- On June 12, the House approved, by voice vote, H.R. 338, a bill to promote a 21st century energy and manufacturing workforce. Mark-Ups: Appropriations-…

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Congressional Schedule: June 12-16, 2017

Floor Action: Employment—On Monday, the House is scheduled to consider H.R. 338, a bill to promote a 21st century energy and manufacturing workforce. Mark-Ups: Appropriations—On Monday, the House Appropriations Subcommittee on Military Construction, Veterans Affairs, and Related Agencies will mark up the FY2018 Military Construction and Veterans Affairs spending bill.

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Weekly Highlights: June 5-9, 2017

Mark-Ups: Child Protection- On June 8, the Senate Judiciary Committee approved, by voice vote, S. 782, the Providing Resources, Officers, and Technology to Eradicate Cyber Threats to (PROTECT) Our Children Act. Employment- On June 7, the House Energy and Commerce Committee approved, by unanimous consent, H.R. 338, a bill to promote a 21st century energy…

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Congressional Schedule: June 5-9, 2017

Congress is in session this week.

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Weekly Highlights: May 22-26, 2017

Floor Action: Budget- On Tuesday, President Trump submitted to Congress his FY2018 budget request. Child Protection- This week, the House approved several bills to protect children from abuse and exploitation: H.R. 1862, the Global Child Protection Act; H.R. 1842, the Strengthening Children’s Safety Act; H.R. 1188, the Adam Walsh Reauthorization Act; H.R. 883, the Targeting…

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FY2018 Budget Summary Now Available!

A summary of the president’s FY2018 Budget is available on our website! Visit our Other Publications page for more information.

    There’s still time to apply for the 2018 WCPI Congressional Fellowship Program!

    The application materials for the Congressional Fellowships on Women and Public Policy are available on our website! Visit our Fellowship page for more details about the program and to download the application. The deadline for applications is June 1, 2017!

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    Weekly Highlights: May 15-19, 2017

    Floor Action: Crime- On May 16, the Senate approved, by unanimous consent, S. 139, the Rapid DNA Act. The House approved its version of the bill, H.R. 510, the same day by voice vote. Employment- On May 17, the House approved, by voice vote, H.R. 653, the Federal Intern Protection Act of 2017. Mark-Ups: Military-…

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    Congressional Schedule: May 22-26, 2017

    On Tuesday, President Trump will release his FY2018 budget. Floor Action: Child Protection- On Monday, the House is scheduled to consider several bills, including H.R. 1862, the Global Child Protection Act, H.R. 1842, the Strengthening Children’s Safety Act, H.R. 1188, the Adam Walsh Reauthorization Act, H.R. 883, the Targeting Child Predators Act, H.R. 695, the…

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