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Today’s Daily Update

TAKEAWAY: The House will consider multiple bills including potentially the NDAA, debt limit, healthcare provisions, and opioid related bills. The Senate will consider multiple nominations for the FCC, CBP, and attorney positions for Massachusetts, among others.  THE HOUSE Yesterday  The House was not in session.   Today  “One Minutes” (15 per side) **Members are advised that […]

This Week’s Update

The House passed a continuing resolution (H.R. 6119) to fund the government through February 18, 2022, which was subsequently passed by the Senate.

Today’s Daily Update

TAKEAWAY: The House is not in session. The Senate will consider Federal Communications Commission (FCC), Customs and Border Protection (CBP), and National Mediation Board members.  THE HOUSE Friday    The House was in a Pro Forma session   Today The House is not in session and will next meet Tuesday, December 7, 2021.   The Senate Friday […]

Today’s Daily Update

TAKEAWAY: The House is in a Pro Forma session. The Senate is not in session.   THE HOUSE       Yesterday SUMMARY OF LEGISLATIVE BUSINESS Motion to Adjourn – REJECTED 200 – 224  Ordering the Previous Question on H.Res. 829 – The rule providing for consideration of H.R. 6119 – Further Extending Government Funding Act – PASSED 218 – 209Adoption of […]

Today’s Daily Update

TAKEAWAY: The House  will consider legislation for making further appropriations for FY2022 which include bills aimed to benefit tribal groups and women, along with suspended legislation on opioids. The Senate will resume consideration of the National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA THE HOUSE       Yesterday SUMMARY OF LEGISLATIVE BUSINESS Suspension of the Rules:1) H.R. 2930 – Safeguard Tribal […]

Today’s Daily Update

TAKEAWAY: The House  will consider legislation for making further appropriations for FY2022 which include bills aimed to benefit tribal groups and women. The Senate will resume consideration of the National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA).   THE HOUSE       Yesterday SUMMARY OF LEGISLATIVE BUSINESS Suspension of the Rules: 1) H.R. 2685 – Understanding Cybersecurity of Mobile Networks Act, as amended […]

Today’s Daily Update

TAKEAWAY: The House will consider eleven bills, listed below that concern: healthcare, cybersecurity, opioids, and pandemic preparedness. The Senate will resume consideration of the National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) under the Reed-Inhofe Amendment, which amends the original Reed Substitute Amendment #3867. No new legislation was introduced today.   THE HOUSE       Yesterday The House was not in session.   […]

Biden Administration Moves Forward with Methane Regulations

By Frank Vlossak On November 15, 2021 the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) published a Notice of Proposed Rulemaking (NPRM) targeting methane emissions from oil and natural gas facilities. The rule is a key part of the Biden Administration’s overall campaign to regulate the greenhouse gas (GHG) from multiple sources. Read More

Today’s Daily Update

TAKEAWAY:  The House is not in session. The Senate will vote to invoke cloture on the Reed amendment, the amendment in the nature of a substitute for the National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA).   THE HOUSE       Friday The House was in a Pro Forma session.   Today The House is not in session.   The Senate Friday The […]