THE DAILY WHIP: TUESDAY, JULY 16, 2013

For Immediate Release:

July 16, 2013

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 5:00 p.m. At that time, the House will reconvene and consider the three 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. 2576 – To amend title 49, United States Code, to modify requirements relating to the availability of pipeline safety regulatory documents, and for other purposes (Rep. Denham – Transportation and Infrastructure)
  2. H.R. 1848 – Small Airplane Revitalization Act of 2013, as amended (Rep. Pompeo – Transportation and Infrastructure)
  3. H.R. 2611 – To designate the headquarters building of the Coast Guard on the campus located at 2701 Martin Luther King, Jr., Avenue Southeast in the District of Columbia as the "Douglas A. Munro Coast Guard Headquarters Building", and for other purposes. (Rep. Norton – Transportation and Infrastructure)

TOMORROW’S OUTLOOK
The GOP Leadership has announced the following schedule for Wednesday, July 17: The House will meet at 12:00 p.m. for legislative business. The House is expected to consider H.R. 2667 – Authority for Mandate Delay Act (Rep. Griffin – Ways and Means) (Subject to a Rule) and H.R. 2668 – “Fairness for American Families Act” (Rep. Young (IN) – Ways and Means) (Subject to a Rule).

 
The Daily Quote

“CBS ‘Face the Nation’ host Bob Schieffer on Sunday took a swipe at the farm bill passed by the House earlier this month for giving money to large corporations while failing to include nutrition assistance. It's ‘almost like welfare for the wealthy, but you don’t include a dollar for hungry people for food stamps. What kind of message is that?’ he asked…”

-    Politico, 7/14/13