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Weekly Highlights: November 6-10, 2017

Floor Action: Employment- On November 9, the Senate passed, by unanimous consent, S. Res. 330, a resolution “mandating anti-harassment training for Senators and officers, employees, and interns of, and detailees to, the Senate.” Mark-Ups: Human Trafficking- On November 8, the Senate Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation passed, by voice vote, S. 1693, the Stop…

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Congressional Schedule: November 13-17, 2017

Floor Action: Military—This week, the House and Senate are scheduled to consider H.R. 2810, the National Defense Authorization Act. Tax Policy—The House also is scheduled to consider H.R. 1, the Tax Cut and Jobs Act. Hearings: Violence Against Women—On Tuesday, the House Committee on House Administration will hold a hearing, “Preventing Sexual Harassment in the…

  • Congressional Schedule

Congressional Schedule: November 6-10, 2017

Mark Ups: Tax Policy—On Monday, the House Ways and Means Committee will begin its consideration of H.R. 1, the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act. Human Trafficking—On Wednesday, the Senate Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation will mark up S. 1693, the Stop Enabling Sex Traffickers Act of 2017.

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Weekly Highlights: October 30-November 3, 2017

Floor Action: Violence Against Women- On November 1, the Senate passed, by unanimous consent, S. Res. 320, a resolution “supporting the goals and ideals of National Domestic Violence Awareness Month.” Mark-Ups: Judiciary- On November 2, the House Judiciary Committee approved several bills, including H.R. 3249, the Project Safe Neighborhoods Grant Program Authorization Act of 2017,…

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Congressional Schedule: October 30-November 3, 2017

Hearings: Abortion—On Wednesday, the House Judiciary Subcommittee on Civil Justice will hold a hearing on H.R. 490, the Heartbeat Protection Act of 2017.

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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…

  • Congressional Schedule

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.

  • Congressional Schedule

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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