THE NIGHTLY LEADER: TUESDAY, MARCH 2, 2010

For Immediate Release:

March 2, 2010

Contact:Katie Grant
Stephanie Lundberg
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Office of the Majority Leader - Steny Hoyer

HOUSE FLOOR WRAP-UP FOR MARCH 2, 2010

Bills Adopted Under Suspension of the Rules (5):

1.    H.Res. 1097 - Supporting the goals and ideals of National Engineers Week (Rep. Lipinski - Science and Technology)

2.    H.R. 3820 - Natural Hazards Risk Reduction Act of 2009 (Rep. Wu - Science and Technology)

3.    H.Res. 812 - Recognizing the significant contributions of the Military Working Dog (MWD) Program to the United States Armed Forces (Rep. Lance - Armed Services)

4.    H.Res. 1072 - Recognizing Louisiana State University for 150 years of service and excellence in higher education (Rep. Cassidy - Education and Labor)

5.    H.Res. 1112 - Congratulating the Pennsylvania State University IFC/Panhellenic Dance Marathon (THON) on its continued success in support of the Four Diamonds Fund at Penn State Hershey Children's Hospital (Rep. Thompson (PA) - Education and Labor)

 

Postponed Suspension Votes (4):

 

1.    H.Res. 747 - Congratulating the United States Military Academy at West Point on being named by Forbes magazine as America's Best College for 2009 (Rep. Hall (NY) - Armed Services)

2.    H.Res. 699 - Expressing the appreciation of Congress for the service and sacrifice of the members of the 139th Airlift Wing, Air National Guard (Rep. Graves - Armed Services)

3.    H.Res. 1111 - Designating March 2, 2010, as "Read Across America Day" (Rep. Markey (CO) - Education and Labor)

4. H.Res. 362 - Expressing the support of the House of Representatives for the goals and ideals of the National School Lunch Program (Rep. Watson - Education and Labor)