Today In Washington
May 16, 2018
Source: Jennifer White - Director, Government Relations
Senate to Vote on Net Neutrality Resolution – The Senate will hold a vote on a motion to proceed to S.J. Res. 52, a resolution to overturn the FCC’s repeal of net neutrality rules. The FCC’s repeal is scheduled to become effective June 11. There will be up to 10 hours of debate allowed on the measure; however, a vote is likely to take place this afternoon.
House to Vote on Banking Bill Next Week – The House is planning a vote on the Senate-passed Dodd-Frank rollback bill next Tuesday. The bill would narrow the scope of Dodd-Frank regulations to give small and mid-size banks regulatory relief.
- Today @ 10:30 AM: House Ways and Means Committee, Hearing Series on Tax Reform: Growing Our Economy and Creating Jobs, 1100 Longworth House Office Building.
- Today @ 11 AM: House Small Business Committee, Intellectual Property 101: How Small Business Owners Can Utilize Intellectual Property Protections in Their Businesses, 2360 Rayburn House Office Building.
- Thursday, May 17 @ 10 AM: House Small Business Committee, Subcommittee on Contracting and Workforce, Hotline Truths II: Audit Reveals Inconsistencies in Defense Subcontracting, 2360 Rayburn House Office Building.
September 24, 2018
Today in Washington -
This week the House will consider 38 bills under suspension of the rules, which bars amendments, limits debate to 40 minutes and requires two-thirds majority for passage.