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 »


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 »


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 »


Thursday in Washington

Thursday in Washington: Both the House and the Senate will be in session today. The House will be considering H.Res. 113, a resolution providing for the consideration of H.R. 803, the Supporting Knowledge and Investing in Lifelong Skills (SKILLS) Act. Consideration of the CR/ minibus appropriations bill appears to be back on track with Senators… More »