THE NIGHTLY LEADER: MONDAY, MARCH 15, 2010

For Immediate Release:

March 15, 2010

Contact:Katie Grant
Stephanie Lundberg
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HOUSE FLOOR WRAP-UP FOR MARCH 15, 2010

Bills Adopted Under Suspension of the Rules (5):

1.    H.Res. 1145 - Recognizing the University of Arizona's 125 years of dedication to excellence in higher education (Rep. Giffords - Education and Labor)

2.    H.Res. 1170 - Congratulating the winners of the Voice of Democracy national scholarship program (Rep. Hunter - Education and Labor)

3.    H.Res. 1163 - Recognizing Washington State University Honors College for 50 years of excellence (Rep. McMorris Rodgers - Education and Labor)

4.    H.R. 2377 - To direct the Secretary of Education to establish and administer an awards program recognizing excellence exhibited by public school system employees providing services to students in pre-kindergarten through higher education (Rep. Titus - Education and Labor)

5.    H.Res. 267 - Recognizing the cultural and historical significance of Nowruz, expressing appreciation to Iranian-Americans for their contributions to society, and wishing Iranian-Americans and the people of Iran a prosperous new year (Rep. Honda - Oversight and Government Reform)

 

Postponed Suspension Vote (1):

 

1.    H.R. 4628 - To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 216 Westwood Avenue in Westwood, New Jersey, as the "Sergeant Christopher R. Hrbek Post Office Building" (Rep. Garrett - Oversight and Government Reform)