THE NIGHTLY WHIP: TUESDAY, MAY 10, 2011

For Immediate Release:

May 10, 2011

Contact:

Katie GrantDaniel Reilly, 202-225-3130

TOMORROW’S OUTLOOK
On Wednesday, the House will meet at 10:00 a.m. for Morning Hour debate and 12:00 p.m. for legislative business. 

Last votes are expected between 6:00 and 7:00 p.m.

“One Minutes” (15 per side)

Complete Consideration of H.R. 1229 – Putting the Gulf of Mexico Back to Work Act (Rep. Hastings (WA) – Natural Resources)

Postponed Amendment Votes:

Hanabusa (HI) Amendment
Holt (NJ) Amendment
Polis (CO) Amendment #7
Hastings (FL) Amendment #8
Deutch (FL) Amendment
Hastings (FL) Amendment #11

H.R. 1231 - Reversing President Obama's Offshore Moratorium Act (Rep. Hastings (WA) - Natural Resources) (Subject to a Rule)

The Rule provides for one hour of general debate and makes in order the following amendments:
 
Hastings (WA) Amendment
Connolly (VA)/Scott (VA)/Moran (VA) Amendment
Markey (MA) Amendment
Keating (MA) Amendment
Tsongas (MA) Amendment
Brown (FL) Amendment
Thompson (CA) Amendment
Inslee (WA) Amendment

HOUSE FLOOR WRAP-UP FOR MAY 10, 2011

Bill Adopted Under Suspension of the Rules (1):

1)  H.R. 1016 - Assessing Progress in Haiti Act (Rep. Lee (CA) – Foreign Affairs)

Unfinished Business:

H.R. 1229 – Putting the Gulf of Mexico Back to Work Act (Rep. Hastings (WA) – Natural Resources)

- Amendments – Not Adopted (4):
·  Polis (CO) Amendment #1
·  Garamendi (CA) Amendment
·  Markey (MA) Amendment
·  Hastings (FL) Amendment #10
 
- Amendment – Not Offered (1):
·  Jackson Lee (TX) Amendment