THE NIGHTLY LEADER: WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 1, 2010

For Immediate Release:

December 1, 2010

Contact:

Katie GrantDaniel Reilly, 202-225-3130

 Considered and Passed:

H.J.Res. 101 - Making Further Continuing Appropriations for Fiscal Year 2011 (Rep. Obey – Appropriations) (239 - 178)
 
Bills Adopted Under Suspension of the Rules (12):
  1. H.Res. 1217 - Honoring Fort Drum's soldiers of the 10th Mountain Division for their past and continuing contributions to the security of the United States (Rep. Owens - Armed Services)
  2. H.Res. 1724 - Commending the City of Jacksonville, Arkansas, for its outstanding support in creating a unique and lasting partnership with Little Rock Air Force Base, members of the Armed Forces stationed there and their families, and the Air Force (Rep. Snyder - Armed Services)
  3. H.Res. 1430 - Honoring and saluting golf legend Juan Antonio "Chi Chi" Rodriguez for his commitment to Latino youth programs of the Congressional Hispanic Caucus Institute (Rep. Baca - Education and Labor)
  4. H.Con.Res. 323 - Supporting the goal of ensuring that all Holocaust survivors in the United States are able to live with dignity, comfort, and security in their remaining years (Rep. Wasserman Schultz - Education and Labor)
  5. H.Res. 1735 - Condemning North Korea in the strongest terms for its unprovoked military attack against South Korea on November 23, 2010 (Rep. Berman - Foreign Affairs)
  6. Senate Amendment H.R. 5283 - Help HAITI Act of 2010 (Rep. Fortenberry - Judiciary)
  7. S. 1338 - To require the accreditation of English language training programs (Sen. Carper - Judiciary)
  8. S. 1421 - Asian Carp Prevention and Control Act (Sen. Levin - Judiciary)
  9. S.Con.Res. 75 - A concurrent resolution authorizing the use of the rotunda of the Capitol for an event marking the 50th anniversary of the inaugural address of President John F. Kennedy (Sen. Kerry - House Administration)
  10. H.R. 6184 - To amend the Water Resources Development Act of 2000 to extend and modify the program allowing the Secretary of the Army to accept and expend funds contributed by non-Federal public entities to expedite the evaluation of permits (Rep. Larsen - Transportation and Infrastructure)
  11. S. 3250 - Federal Buildings Personnel Training Act of 2010 (Sen. Carper - Transportation and Infrastructure)
  12. H.Res. 1669 - Congratulating the National Air Transportation Association for celebrating its 70th anniversary (Rep. Duncan - Transportation and Infrastructure)
Postponed Suspension Votes (9):
  1. H.Res. 1638 - Supporting the goals and ideals of National GEAR UP Day (Rep. Fattah - Education and Labor)
  2. H.Res. 1598 - Expressing support for the designation of the month of October as National Work and Family Month (Rep. McCarthy (NY) - Education and Labor)
  3. H.Res. 1576 - Expressing the sense of the House of Representatives that a National Day of Recognition for Parents of Special Needs Children should be established (Rep. Burton - Education and Labor)
  4. H.Res. 1313 - Expressing support for designation of May as "Child Advocacy Center Month" and commending the National Child Advocacy Center in Huntsville, Alabama, on their 25th anniversary in 2010 (Rep. Griffith - Education and Labor)
  5. H.Res. 1690 - Supporting the observance of American Diabetes Month (Rep. DeGette - Energy and Commerce)
  6. S. 2847 - CALM Act (Sen. Whitehouse - Energy and Commerce)
  7. H.Res. 527 - Commending the NATO School for its critical support of North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) efforts to promote global peace, stability, and security (Rep. Tanner - Foreign Affairs)
  8. H.Res. 528 - Commending the George C. Marshall European Center for Security Studies for its efforts to promote peace, stability and security throughout North America, Europe, and Eurasia (Rep. Tanner - Foreign Affairs)
  9. H.Con.Res. 325 - Supporting the goals and ideals of National Homeless Persons' Memorial Day (Rep. Hastings (FL) - Financial Services)