THE DAILY WHIP: TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 25, 2014

For Immediate Release:

February 25, 2014

Contact:

Katie GrantStephanie Young, 202-225-3130

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 3:00 p.m. At that time, the House will reconvene and consider the seven bills listed for consideration under suspension of the Rules. Any recorded votes requested will be postponed until 6:30 p.m.

Suspensions (7 bills)

  1. H.R. 1211 – FOIA Oversight and Implementation Act of 2014, as amended  (Rep. Issa – Oversight and Government Reform)
  2. H.R. 1232 – The Federal Information Technology Acquisition Reform Act (Reps. Issa/Connolly – Oversight and Government Reform)
  3. H.R. 1423 Taxpayers Right-to-Know Act, as amended (Rep. Lankford – Oversight and Government Reform)
  4. H.R. 1123 Unlocking Consumer Choice and Wireless Competition Act, as amended (Rep. Goodlatte – Judiciary)
  5. H.R. 1944 Private Property Rights Protection Act (Rep. Sensenbrenner – Judiciary)
  6. H.R. 2530 Taxpayer Transparency and Efficient Audit Act, as amended (Rep. Roskam – Ways and Means)
  7. H.R. 2531 Protecting Taxpayers from Intrusive IRS Requests Act (Rep. Roskam – Ways and Means)

TOMORROW’S OUTLOOK
The GOP Leadership has announced the following schedule for Wednesday, February 26: The House will meet at 12:00 p.m. for legislative business. The House is expected to consider H.R. 3865 Stop Targeting of Political Beliefs by the IRS Act of 2014 (Rep. Camp – Ways and Means) (Subject to a Rule). The House is also expected to consider bills under suspension of the Rules. 

 
The Daily Quote

“‘I am more than willing to have a discussion about allowing at least part of the 11 million people here illegally to have some type of status,’ [Rep. Mick Mulvaney (R-SC)] said. ‘I’m just disappointed that more people in my party don’t want to do that.’"

-    New York Times, 2/21/2014