THE DAILY LEADER: THURSDAY, OCTOBER 29, 2009

For Immediate Release:

October 28, 2009

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FLOOR SCHEDULE FOR THURSDAY, OCTOBER 29, 2009
 
House Meets At…
 
First Vote Predicted…
 
Last Vote Predicted…

10:00 a.m.: Legislative Business

  11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.   7:00 – 8:00 p.m.
 

“One Minutes” (10 per side)

 

Conference Report on H.R. 2996 - Department of the Interior, Environment, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2010 and Continuing Resolution (Rep. Dicks – Appropriations) (Subject to a Rule)

 

H.R. 3854 - Small Business Financing and Investment Act of 2009 (Rep. Schrader – Small Business) (Subject to a Rule)

 

Postponed Suspension Votes (3 Bills):

  1. S.Con.Res. 45 - A concurrent resolution encouraging the Government of Iran to allow Joshua Fattal, Shane Bauer, and Sarah Shourd to reunite with their families in the United States as soon as possible (Sen. Specter - Foreign Affairs)
  2. H.Res. 783 - Recognizing Hispanic Heritage Month and celebrating the vast contributions of Hispanic Americans to the strength and culture of the United States (Rep. Mario Diaz-Balart - Oversight and Government Reform)
  3. H.Res. 729 - Expressing support for designation of a "National Firefighters Memorial Day" to honor and celebrate the firefighters of the United States (Rep. Poe - Oversight and Government Reform)

 

* Conference Reports may be brought up at any time.

* Motions to go to Conference should they become available.      

* Possible Motions to Instruct Conferees.




The Daily Quote

"[T]he recent stabilization in the housing market -- formerly at the root of the worst recession since the Great Depression -- is expected to have helped the U.S. economy return to growth in the third quarter…The economy's recovery -- analysts predict the GDP report Thursday will show 3.2% third-quarter growth -- has helped lift [home] sales, as has an $8,000, first-time buyer tax credit expiring Nov. 30.”

 

-      Wall Street Journal, 10/28/2009