THE NIGHTLY LEADER: WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 17, 2010

For Immediate Release:

November 17, 2010

Contact:

Katie GrantDaniel Reilly, 202-225-3130

Veto Sustained:

Override of the President’s Veto of H.R. 3808- Interstate Recognition of Notarizations Act of 2010 (Rep. Aderholt – Judiciary)(185 - 235)
 
Bills Adopted Under Suspension of the Rules (6):
 
  1. H.R. 5758 - To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 2 Government Center in Fall River, Massachusetts, as the "Sergeant Robert Barrett Post Office Building" (Rep. Frank - Oversight and Government Reform)
  2. H.Res. 1715 - Congratulating Joe Paterno on his 400th win as Penn State Nittany Lions football head coach (Rep. Thompson (PA) - Education and Labor)
  3. H.Res. 1672 - Recognizing the 20th anniversary of the outbreak of the Gulf War and reaffirming the commitment of the United States towards Gulf War veterans (Rep. Michaud - Foreign Affairs)
  4. H.Con.Res. 259 - Recognizing the 500th anniversary of the birth of Italian architect Andrea Palladio (Rep. Pascrell - Foreign Affairs)
  5. H.Con.Res. 327 - To recognize and support the efforts of the USA Bid Committee to bring the 2018 or 2022 Federation Internationale de Football Association (FIFA) World Cup competition to the United States (Rep. Van Hollen - Foreign Affairs)
  6. H.Res. 1648 - Supporting the goals and ideals of National Adoption Day and National Adoption Month by promoting national awareness of adoption and the children in foster care awaiting families (Rep. Oberstar - Ways and Means)
 
Postponed Suspension Votes (3):
 
  1. H.Con.Res. 329 - Recognizing the 35th anniversary of the enactment of the Education for All Handicapped Children Act of 1975 (Rep. George Miller - Education and Labor)
  2. H.Res. 1677 - Condemning the Burmese regime's undemocratic upcoming elections on November 7, 2010 (Rep. Manzullo - Foreign Affairs)
  3. S. 3774 - Extending the deadline for Social Services Block Grant expenditures of supplemental funds appropriated following disasters occurring in 2008 (Sen. Cornyn - Ways and Means)