THE NIGHTLY LEADER: WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 13, 2010

For Immediate Release:

January 13, 2010

Contact:Katie Grant
Stephanie Lundberg
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HOUSE FLOOR WRAP-UP FOR JANUARY 13, 2010

 

Veto Sustained:

 

Override of the President’s Veto of H.J.Res. 64 - Making Further Continuing Appropriations for Fiscal Year 2010 (Rep. Obey – Appropriations) (143 - 245, 1 Present)

 

Bills Adopted Under Suspension of the Rules (11):

  1. H.Res. 981 - Supporting continued political and economic development in Ukraine (Rep. Berman - Foreign Affairs)
  2. H.Res. 970 - Congratulating Flint native, University of Alabama sophomore, and running back Mark Ingram on winning the 2009 Heisman Trophy and honoring both his athletic and academic achievements (Rep. Kildee - Education and Labor)
  3. H.Res. 862 - Congratulating the staff, students, and faculty at the Illinois Mathematics and Science Academy for winning the 2009 Star Innovator in the Intel Schools of Distinction competition (Rep. Foster - Education and Labor)
  4. H.Res. 1001 - Congratulating North Central College on winning the 2009 NCAA Division III men’s cross country championship (Rep. Biggert - Education and Labor)
  5. H.Res. 1002 - Honoring the life and work of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. and encouraging the continued commitment to Martin Luther King, Jr. Day as a national day of service (Rep. Platts - Education and Labor)
  6. H.Res. 860 - Supporting the initiatives of Chicago Wilderness and the Children's Outdoor Bill of Rights (Rep. Quigley - Education and Labor)
  7. H.R. 3892 - To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 101 West Highway 64 Bypass in Roper, North Carolina, as the "E.V. Wilkins Post Office" (Rep. Butterfield - Oversight and Government Reform)
  8. H.R. 4139 - To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 7464 Highway 503 in Hickory, Mississippi, as the "Sergeant Matthew L. Ingram Post Office" (Rep. Harper - Oversight and Government Reform)
  9. S. 692 - To provide that claims of the United States to certain documents relating to Franklin Delano Roosevelt shall be treated as waived and relinquished in certain circumstances. (Sen. Schumer - Oversight and Government Reform)
  10. H.R. 2646 - Government Accountability Office Improvement Act of 2009 (Rep. Towns - Oversight and Government Reform)
  11. H.R. 3237 - To enact certain laws relating to national and commercial space programs as title 51, United States Code, "National and Commercial Space Programs (Rep. Conyers - Judiciary)