THE NIGHTLY LEADER: WEDNESDAY, MAY 5, 2010

For Immediate Release:

May 5, 2010

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HOUSE FLOOR WRAP-UP FOR MAY 5, 2010

Bills Adopted Under Suspension of the Rules (12):

  1. H.R. 5160 - Haiti Economic Lift Program Act of 2010 (Rep. Rangel - Ways and Means)
  2. H.Res. 1320 - Expressing support for the vigilance and prompt response of the citizens and law enforcement agencies in New York and Connecticut to the attempted terrorist attack in Times Square on May 1, 2010, their exceptional professionalism and investigative work following the attempted attack, and their consistent commitment to preparedness for and collective response to terrorism (Reps. McMahon/Himes/Hall (NY) - Homeland Security)
  3. H.Res. 1272 - Commemorating the 40th anniversary of the May 4, 1970, Kent State University shootings (Rep. Ryan (OH) - Education and Labor)
  4. H.Res. 1157 - Congratulating the National Urban League on its 100th year of service to the United States (Rep. Hastings (FL) - Education and Labor)
  5. H.Res. 1312 - Recognizing the roles and contributions of America's teachers to building and enhancing our Nation's civic, cultural, and economic well-being (Rep. Graves - Education and Labor)
  6. H.Res. 1149 - Supporting the goals and ideals of National Charter School Week, to be held May 2 through May 8, 2010 (Rep. Bishop (UT) - Education and Labor)
  7. H.R. 2421 - Mother's Day Centennial Commemorative Coin Act (Rep. Capito - Financial Services)
  8. H.Res. 1247 - Expressing the sense of the House of Representatives that public servants should be commended for their dedication and continued service to the Nation during Public Service Recognition Week, May 3 through 9, 2010, and throughout the year (Rep. Lynch - Oversight and Government Reform)
  9. H.Res. 1301 - Supporting the goals and ideals of National Train Day (Rep. Brown (FL) - Transportation and Infrastructure)
  10. H.Con.Res. 247 - Authorizing the use of the Capitol Grounds for the Greater Washington Soap Box Derby (Rep. Hoyer - Transportation and Infrastructure)
  11. H.Con.Res. 263 - Authorizing the use of the Capitol Grounds for the District of Columbia Special Olympics Law Enforcement Torch Run (Rep. Norton - Transportation and Infrastructure)
  12. H.Res. 1278 - In support and recognition of National Safe Digging Month, April, 2010 (Rep. Shuster - Transportation and Infrastructure)

 

Postponed Suspension Votes (2):

 

  1. H.Res. 1295 - Celebrating the role of mothers in the United States and supporting the goals and ideals of Mother's Day (Rep. Fortenberry - Oversight and Government Reform)
  2. H.R. 1722 - Telework Improvements Act (Rep. Sarbanes - Oversight and Government Reform)