Latest News

  • Congressional Schedule

Congressional Schedule: March 12-16, 2018

Floor Action: Appropriations— This week, the House is scheduled to begin consideration of an FY2018 omnibus spending bill. Hearings: Family Support— On Thursday, the House Education and the Workforce Subcommittee on Higher Education and Workforce Development will hold a hearing, “Strengthening Access and Accountability to Work in Welfare Programs.”  

  • Congressional Schedule

Congressional Schedule: March 5-9, 2018

Hearings: Family Support— On Tuesday, the House Education and the Workforce Subcommittee on Early Childhood, Elementary, and Secondary Education will hold a hearing, “Strengthening Welfare to Work With Child Care.”   Military—  On Thursday, the Senate Armed Services Subcommittee on Personnel will hold a hearing, “Domestic Violence and Child Abuse in the Military.”  

  • Congressional Schedule

Congressional Schedule: February 26-March 2, 2018

Floor Action: Human Trafficking— On Monday, the House is scheduled to consider H.R. 767, the Stop, Observe, Ask, and Respond (SOAR) to Health and Wellness Act. On Tuesday, the House is scheduled to consider H.R. 1865, the Allow States and Victims to Fight Online Sex Trafficking Act of 2017. Hearings: International— On Tuesday, the House…

  • Congressional Schedule

Congressional Schedule: January 8-12, 2018

Mark-Ups: Child Protection—On Thursday, the Senate Judiciary Committee is scheduled to consider S. 1252, the Amy, Vicky, and Andy Child Pornography Victim Assistance Act of 2017.

  • Congressional Schedule

Congressional Schedule: December 18-22, 2017

Floor Action: Education—On Monday, the House is scheduled to consider several bills, including H.R. 4254, the Women in Aerospace Education Act, and H.R. 4375, the STEM Research and Education Effectiveness and Transparency Act. Appropriations—On Tuesday, the House and Senate are scheduled to consider H.R. 1370, a bill making continuing appropriations for FY2018. Human Trafficking—On Tuesday,…

  • Weekly Highlights

Weekly Highlights: December 11-15, 2017

Mark-Ups: Human Trafficking- On December 12, the House Judiciary Committee approved, by voice vote, H.R. 1865, the Allow States and Victims to Fight Online Sex Trafficking Act of 2017, as amended. On December 13, the House Financial Services Committee approved, 59-0, H.R. 2219, the End Banking for Human Traffickers Act. The House Foreign Affairs Committee…

  • Congressional Schedule

Congressional Schedule: December 11-15, 2017

Mark-Ups: Education—On Tuesday, the House Education and the Workforce Committee will mark up H.R. 4508, the Promoting Real Opportunity and Prosperity through Education Reform (PROSPER) Act. Human Trafficking—On Tuesday, the House Judiciary Committee will mark up several bills, including H.R. 1865, the Allow States and Victims to Fight Online Sex Trafficking Act of 2017.

  • Weekly Highlights

Weekly Highlights: December 4-8, 2017

Floor Action: Appropriations- On December 7, Congress approved H. J. Res. 123, which provides continuing appropriations for FY2018. Violence Against Women- On December 5, the House passed, 409-0, H.R. 3317, the Stop Abusive Female Exploitation (SAFE) Act. International- On December 6, the House passed, 423-3, H. Con. Res. 90, a resolution condemning violence committed against…

  • Congressional Schedule

Congressional Schedule: December 4-8, 2017

Floor Action: Reproductive Health- On Tuesday, the House is scheduled to consider H.R. 3317, the Stopping Abusive Female Exploitation Act. International- On Tuesday, the House is scheduled to consider H. Con. Res. 90, a resolution condemning ethnic cleansing of the Rohingya and calling for an end to the attacks in, and an immediate restoration of…

  • Weekly Highlights

Weekly Highlights: November 27-December 1, 2017

Floor Action: Tax Policy- On December 1, the Senate passed, 51-49, S. 1, the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act. Employment- On November 28, the House passed, by voice vote, H. Res. 630, requiring mandatory sexual harassment training for all Members, officers, and employees of the House of Representatives. Mark-Ups: Human Trafficking- On November 29, the…

« Previous PageNext Page »