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Weekly Highlights: October 23-27, 2017

Floor Action: Budget- On October 26, the House passed, 216-212, H. Con. Res. 71, the Senate-amended FY2018 budget resolution. Child Protection- On October 26, the Senate passed, by unanimous consent, S. 782, the Providing Resources, Officers, and Technology to Eradicate Cyber Threats (PROTECT) to Our Children Act. Violence Against Women- On October 23, the Senate…

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Congressional Schedule: October 23-27, 2017

Floor Action: Budget– This week, the House is scheduled to consider H. Con. Res. 71, the Senate-amended FY2018 budget resolution. Hearings: Violence Against Women– On Wednesday, the Senate Indian Affairs Committee will hold a hearing on several bills, including S. 1870, the Securing Urgent Resources Vital to Indian Victim Empowerment (SURVIVE) Act, S. 1942, Savanna’s…

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Weekly Highlights: October 16-20, 2017

Floor Action: Budget- On October 19, the Senate passed, 51-49, S. Con. Res. 25, the FY2018 budget resolution. Child Protection- On October 16, the Senate passed, by unanimous consent, S. 705, the Child Protection Improvements Act of 2017.

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Congressional Schedule: October 16-20, 2017

The House is in recess until October 23. Floor Action: Budget- This week, the Senate is scheduled to consider S. Con. Res. 25, the FY2018 budget resolution.

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Weekly Highlights: October 9-13, 2017

Hearings: International- On October 11, the House Foreign Affairs Subcommittee on Africa, Global Health, Global Human Rights, and International Organizations held a hearing, “The State Department and USAID FY2018 Africa Budget.” Small Business- On October 12, the House Small Business Subcommittee on Health and Technology held a hearing, “Fostering Women’s Entrepreneurial Success.”

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Weekly Highlights: October 2-6, 2017

The Senate is in recess until the week of October 16. Hearings: Small Business/Entrepreneurship— On Thursday, the House Small Business Subcommittee on Health and Technology will hold a hearing, “Fostering Women’s Entrepreneurial Success.”

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Congressional Schedule: October 10-13, 2017

Floor Action: The Senate is in recess until the week of October 16. Hearings: Small Business/Entrepreneurship— On Thursday, the House Small Business Subcommittee on Health and Technology will hold a hearing, “Fostering Women’s Entrepreneurial Success.”

    WCPI Mourns the Passing of Kate Eby Moore

    The Women’s Congressional Policy Institute (WCPI) Board of Directors, Emeritus board members, and staff mourn the passing of Kate Eby Moore, a longtime, dedicated WCPI board member, on September 30, 2017. Kate was a very special person whose generosity, humor, and warmth will be missed. Her commitment and passion for women’s health was demonstrated through…

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    WCPI Mourns the Passing of Kate Eby Moore

    The Women’s Congressional Policy Institute (WCPI) Board of Directors, Emeritus board members, and staff mourn the passing of Kate Eby Moore, a longtime, dedicated WCPI board member, on September 30, 2017. Kate was a very special person whose generosity, humor, and warmth will be missed. Her commitment and passion for women’s health was demonstrated through…

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    Congressional Schedule: October 2-6, 2017

    Floor Action: Abortion- On Tuesday, the House is scheduled to consider H.R. 36, the Pain Capable Unborn Child Protection Act. Education- Also on Tuesday, the House is scheduled to consider H.R. 2408, the Protecting Girls’ Access to Education Act. Budget- This week, the House is scheduled to consider H. Con. Res. 71, the FY2018 Budget…

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