Thursday in Washington

Thursday in Washington: Both the House and the Senate are in session today. The Senate completed its work on its version of the CR/mini-bus legislation after voting 73-26 yesterday to pass the bill and send it to the House for approval. While it is not certain the bill will be approved as is, Leaders believe… More »


Wednesday in Washington

Wednesday in Washington: Both the House and the Senate are in session. The House will continue its consideration of H.Con.Res.25, the House’s Budget Resolution, which appears to be on track to pass by the end of the week. The Senate continues to struggle to complete its work on the CR/mini-bus legislation. Majority Leader Reid is… More »


Tuesday in Washington

Both the House and the Senate are in session today. The House will begin consideration of H.Con.Res. 25, the House’s budget resolution. Meanwhile, the Senate will continue its efforts to resolve differences over the number and content of votes on the Senate’s version the continuing resolution/mini-bus legislation. Senator Reid filed cloture on both the Murray… More »


Monday in Washington

Monday in Washington: Both the House and the Senate will be in session this week. Ahead of a two week recess, Members of the House and the Senate will be scrambling to complete work on legislation to avert a government shutdown and passage of budget resolutions in both chambers to avoid having Congressional Member pay… More »