This Week’s Update

The Senate confirmed several nominations, passed the Maternal and Child Health Stillbirth Prevention Act (H.R. 4581), the Countering Threats and Attacks on our Judges Act (S. 3984), and the NDAA Foreign Extortion Prevention Act Correction (S. 4548), and voted not to debate the Right to IVF Act (S. 4445).

This Week In Washington 

  • Senate – The Senate confirmed several nominations, passed the Maternal and Child Health Stillbirth Prevention Act (H.R. 4581), the Countering Threats and Attacks on our Judges Act (S. 3984), and the NDAA Foreign Extortion Prevention Act Correction (S. 4548), and voted not to debate the Right to IVF Act (S. 4445).
  • House – The House passed the Servicemember Quality of Life Improvement and National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2025 (H.R. 8070) and a Resolution Recommending that the House of Representatives find United States Attorney General Merrick B. Garland in contempt of Congress for refusal to comply with a subpoena duly issued by the Committee on the Judiciary (H.Res.1292).
  • Biden Administration – On June 13, President Biden and Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy signed a U.S.-Ukraine Bilateral Security Agreement. In the 10-year agreement, the U.S. and Ukraine will work together to build and maintain Ukraine’s credible defense and deterrence capability, strengthen Ukraine’s capacity to sustain its fight over the long term, accelerate Ukraine’s Euro-Atlantic integration, achieve a just peace, and consult in the event of a future Russian armed attack against Ukraine.

Next Week In Washington 

  • Senate – The Senate will reconvene on Monday, June 17, is expected to continue processing nominees, and may consider the Fire Grants and Safety Act (S. 870), a bill including the ADVANCE Act, which also reforms permitting for nuclear reactors and modernizes nuclear regulations.
  • House The House will reconvene on Tuesday, June 25, and may consider the Department of Homeland Security Appropriations Act (H.R. ___) and the Department of State, Foreign Operations, and Related Programs Appropriations Act (H.R. ___).

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