This Week’s Update

The House passed H.R. 3, “The Lower Drug Costs Now Act,” and the conference agreement to S. 1790, “The National Defense Authorization Act.” The House Judiciary Committee voted to advance articles of impeachment against President Trump.

This Week in Congress

  • House – The House passed H.R. 3, “The Lower Drug Costs Now Act,” and the conference agreement to S. 1790, “The National Defense Authorization Act.” The House Judiciary Committee voted to advance articles of impeachment against President Trump.
  • Senate – The Senate confirmed the nominations of Stephen Hahn to be Commissioner of the Food and Drug Administration, and John Sullivan to be ambassador to Russia.

Next Week in Congress

  • House – The House is expected to vote on articles of impeachment against President Trump. The House may vote on passage of the United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement (USMCA) and H.R. 5377, “The Restoring Tax Fairness for States and Localities Act.” The House is scheduled to vote Tuesday on a bill to fund the government through the end of Fiscal Year (FY) 2020.
  • Senate – The Senate is expected to take up the FY 2020 funding bill after it is passed by the House. The Senate is also expected to vote on the conference agreement to S. 1790, “The National Defense Authorization Act.” As is common at the end of the year, additional measures are likely to pass through both chambers by unanimous consent.

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