THE DAILY WHIP: MONDAY, APRIL 3, 2017

House Meets At:First Vote Predicted:Last Vote Predicted:

12:00 p.m.: Morning Hour
2:00 p.m.: Legislative Business

Unlimited “One Minutes”

6:30 p.m.7:00 p.m.

**Following one minute speeches, the House is expected to recess until approximately 5:00 p.m. At that time, the House will reconvene and consider the bills listed for consideration under suspension of the Rules. Any recorded votes requested will be postponed until 6:30 p.m.

Suspensions (3 bills)

  1. H.R. 479 – North Korea State Sponsor of Terrorism Designation Act of 2017, as amended (Rep. Poe – Foreign Affairs)
  2. H.Res. 92 – Condemning North Korea’s development of multiple intercontinental ballistic missiles, and for other purposes, as amended (Rep. Wilson (SC) – Foreign Affairs)
  3. H.Res. 54 – Reaffirming the United States-Argentina partnership and recognizing Argentina’s economic reforms, as amended (Rep. Sires – Foreign Affairs)

TOMORROW’S OUTLOOK
The GOP Leadership has announced the following schedule for Tuesday, April 4: The House will meet at 12:00 p.m. for legislative business.  The House is expected to consider H.R. 1343 – Encouraging Employee Ownership Act of 2017 (Rep. Hultgren – Financial Services) (Subject to a Rule).  The House is also expected to consider the Senate Amendment to H.R. 353 – Weather Research and Forecasting Innovation Act of 2017 (Rep. Lucas – Science, Space, and Technology) – under suspension of the Rules. 

 
The Daily Quote

“It’s pretty evident that we don’t have the votes among Republicans to, in essence, do anything that’s real.”

    -     Budget Committee Member Rep. Mario Diaz-Balart, R-FL, CQ, 3/31/2017