Thursday in Washington

Thursday in Washington:   Both the House and the Senate will be in session today.  The Senate continues its consideration of the Marketplace Fairness Act.   Senator Reid filed cloture on the bill yesterday in an attempt to bring consideration of the measure to a conclusion by the end of the week.  The House will be… More »

Thursday in Washington

Spring in DC: Both the House and the Senate will be in session today. The Senate continues its deliberation of a gun control package with the potential of a cloture vote later in the day. Senators Manchin and Toomey have offered a compromise amendment to the package that would protect gun owners’ rights while limiting… More »

Monday in Washington

Monday in Washington: Both the Senate and the House will be in session this week. The President is expected to release his budget this week, which will kick off another round of debates on fiscal policies in the US. The nomination hearings for both Gina McCarthy and Ernest Moniz will be conducted this week. The… More »

Friday in Washington

Friday in Washington: The House completed its work and will not be in session today. The House passed the Senate CR/mini-bus legislation yesterday and completed work on the House version of the FY 20014 Budget Resolution. The Senate hopes to complete work on its Budget Resolution today, working through long series of votes referred to… More »