This Week’s Update

The House passed H.R. 3877, “The Balanced Budget Act of 2019,” which would raise the budget caps and the suspend debt ceiling for two years. The House also passed H.R. 397, “The Rehabilitation for Multiemployer Pensions Act,” and H.R. 3375, “The Stopping Bad Robocalls Act.”

This Week in Congress

  • House – The House passed H.R. 3877, “The Balanced Budget Act of 2019,” which would raise the budget caps and the suspend debt ceiling for two years. The House also passed H.R. 397, “The Rehabilitation for Multiemployer Pensions Act,” and H.R. 3375, “The Stopping Bad Robocalls Act.”

 

  • Senate – The Senate confirmed the nominations of Mark Esper to be Secretary of Defense and Stephen Dickson to be Administrator of the Federal Aviation Administration. The Senate passed H.R. 1327, which would extend the September 11th Victim Compensation Fund through Fiscal Year 2090.

   

Next Week in Congress

  • House – The House will be in recess.

 

  • Senate – The Senate is expected to consider H.R. 3877. The Senate is set to vote on the nominations of Kelly Craft to be Ambassador to the United Nations and David Norquist to be Deputy Secretary of Defense. The Senate may also vote on whether to override the President’s veto of resolutions disapproving weapons sales to Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates, and other nations.

 

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