This Week’s Update

The House passed H.R. 2500, “The National Defense Authorization Act,” and H.R. 1327, which would fund the September 11th Victim Compensation Fund through Fiscal Year 2090.

This Week in Congress

  • House – The House passed H.R. 2500, “The National Defense Authorization Act,” and H.R. 1327, which would fund the September 11th Victim Compensation Fund through Fiscal Year 2090.

 

  • Senate – The Senate confirmed several judicial and federal agency nominations.

   

Next Week in Congress

  • House – The House may consider H.R. 582, “The Raise the Wage Act,” H.R. 397, “The Rehabilitation for Multiemployer Pensions Act,” H.R 748, which would repeal the “Cadillac tax” on employer-provided health care coverage, and H.R. 3494, the “The  Intelligence Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2020.” The House is also expected to vote on holding Attorney General William Barr and Secretary of Commerce Wilbur Ross in contempt of Congress, as well as on resolutions blocking arms sales to Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates.

 

  • Senate – The Senate is expected to consider tax treaty protocols with Spain, Japan, Luxembourg, and Switzerland.

 

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