Daily Digest

Thursday, May 3, 2018

Daily Digest


Chamber Action

The Senate met at 10:30:00 a.m. in pro forma session, and adjourned at 10:30:26 a.m. until 3 p.m., on Monday, May 7, 2018.

Committee Meetings

No committee meetings were held.

House of Representatives

Chamber Action

Public Bills and Resolutions Introduced: 3 public bills, H.R. 5674–5676; and 3 resolutions, H. Res. 868–870, were introduced.
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Additional Cosponsors:
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Report Filed: A report was filed today as follows:

H.R. 2, to provide for the reform and continuation of agricultural and other programs of the Department of Agriculture through fiscal year 2023, and for other purposes, with an amendment (H. Rept. 115–661).
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Speaker: Read a letter from the Speaker wherein he appointed Representative Stivers to act as Speaker pro tempore for today.
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Quorum Calls--Votes: There were no yea-and-nay votes, and there were no recorded votes. There were no quorum calls.

Adjournment: The House met at 9:30 a.m. and adjourned at 9:34 a.m.

Committee Meetings

No hearings were held.

Joint Meetings

No joint committee meetings were held.


MAY 7, 2018

(Committee meetings are open unless otherwise indicated)


No meetings/hearings scheduled.


Committee on Rules, Full Committee, hearing on H.R. 2152, the ``Citizens' Right to Know Act of 2018''; H.R. 5645, the ``Standard Merger and Acquisition Reviews Through Equal Rules Act of 2018''; and S.J. Res. 57, providing for congressional disapproval under chapter 8 of title 5, United States Code, of the rule submitted by Bureau of Consumer Financial Protection relating to Indirect Auto Lending and Compliance with the Equal Credit Opportunity Act, 5 p.m., H–313 Capitol.


Next Meeting of the

3 p.m., Monday, May 7

Senate Chamber

Program for Monday: Senate will resume consideration of the nomination of Kurt D. Engelhardt, of Louisiana, to be United States Circuit Judge for the Fifth Circuit, and vote on the motion to invoke cloture thereon at 5:30 p.m.

Next Meeting of the

12 noon, Monday, May 7

House Chamber

Program for Monday: To be announced.

Extensions of Remarks, as inserted in this issue


Barletta, Lou, Pa., E583

Bustos, Cheri, Ill., E581

Coffman, Mike, Colo., E582, E583, E584

Garamendi, John, Calif., E581

Hudson, Richard, N.C., E582

Kuster, Ann M., N.H., E581

Latta, Robert E., Ohio, E582

Panetta, Jimmy, Calif., E584

Pelosi, Nancy, Calif., E581

Poliquin, Bruce, Me., E583

Reed, Tom, N.Y., E583

Ros-Lehtinen, Ileana, Fla., E584

Smith, Jason, Mo., E584

Stefanik, Elise M., N.Y., E582

Stivers, Steve, Ohio, E584

Thompson, Mike, Calif., E581, E583