This Week’s Update

The House passed  H.R. 35, “The Emmett Till Antilynching Act,” H.R. 4852, “The G.I. and Veterans Education Empowerment Act,” and H.R. 2339, “The Protecting American Lungs and Reversing the Youth Tobacco Epidemic Act.”

This Week in Congress

  • House – The House passed  H.R. 35, “The Emmett Till Antilynching Act,” H.R. 4852, “The G.I. and Veterans Education Empowerment Act,” and H.R. 2339, “The Protecting American Lungs and Reversing the Youth Tobacco Epidemic Act.”
  • Senate – The Senate confirmed the nomination of Katharine MacGregor to be Deputy Secretary of the Interior, as well as several judicial nominations. The Senate failed to invoke cloture on S. 3275, “The Pain-Capable Unborn Child Protection Act,” and S. 311, “The Born-Alive Abortion Survivors Protection Act.”

Next Week in Congress

  • House – The House is expected to vote on H.R. 1140, “The Rights for Transportation Security Officers Act.” 
  • Senate – The Senate is expected to take up “The American Energy Innovation Act,” which will be offered as a substitute amendment to S. 2657. The Senate will also continue its consideration of judicial and federal agency nominations.

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