THE DAILY WHIP: MONDAY, OCTOBER 24, 2011

For Immediate Release:

October 24, 2011

Contact:

Katie GrantDaniel Reilly, 202-225-3130

House Meets At: First Vote Predicted: Last Vote Predicted:
2:00 p.m.: Legislative Business

Unlimited “One Minutes”

6:30 p.m. 7:00 p.m.
Suspensions (7 bills)
  1. H.R. 441 - Kantishna Hills Renewable Energy Act of 2011 (Rep. Young (AK) - Natural Resources)
  2. H.R. 295 - To amend the Hydrographic Services Improvement Act of 1998 to authorize funds to acquire hydrographic data and provide hydrographic services specific to the Arctic for safe navigation, delineating the United States extended continental shelf, and the monitoring and description of coastal changes, as amended (Rep. Young (AK) - Natural Resources)
  3. H.R. 461 - South Utah Valley Electric Conveyance Act (Rep. Chaffetz - Natural Resources)
  4. H.R. 320 - Distinguished Flying Cross National Memorial Act (Rep. Calvert - Natural Resources)
  5. H.R. 818 - To direct the Secretary of the Interior to allow for prepayment of repayment contracts between the United States and the Uintah Water Conservancy District (Rep. Matheson - Natural Resources)
  6. H.R. 1160 - McKinney Lake National Fish Hatchery Conveyance Act (Rep. Kissell - Natural Resources)
  7. H.R. 2594 - European Union Emissions Trading Scheme Prohibition Act of 2011 (Rep. Mica - Transportation and Infrastructure)
TOMORROW’S OUTLOOK
The GOP Leadership has announced the following schedule for Tuesday, October 25: The House will meet at 12:00 p.m. for legislative business. The House is expected to consider bills under suspension of the Rules. The House is also expected to begin consideration of H.R. 1904 – Southeast Arizona Land Exchange and Conservation Act of 2011 (Rep. Goasr – Natural Resources).
 
The Daily Quote
“When it comes to compromise, 72 percent of respondents said Republicans were not doing enough to cooperate with Obama….Only 27 percent of the respondents said a Republican proposal that reduces regulations on businesses would create a significant number of jobs; 45 percent say it would create few or no jobs.”

-     The Associated Press-GfK Poll, 10/21/11