THE NIGHTLY WHIP: TUESDAY, MAY 3, 2011

For Immediate Release:

May 3, 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 4:30 and 5:30 p.m.

“One Minutes” (15 per side)

H.R. 3 - No Taxpayer Funding for Abortion Act (Rep. Smith (NJ) – Judiciary/Energy and Commerce/Ways and Means) (Subject to a Rule)

Complete Consideration of H.R. 1214 - Repeal mandatory funding for school-based health center construction (Rep Burgess – Energy and Commerce)

Postponed Amendment Votes:
 
·  Jackson Lee (TX) Amendment
·  Pallone (NJ) Amendment
 
HOUSE FLOOR WRAP-UP FOR MAY 3, 2011
 
Considered and Passed:
 
Ordering the Previous Question to deny the Polis Amendment on H.Res. 236 - Would allow for Mr. Lipinski’s bill, H.R. 1366 – National Manufacturing Strategy Act of 2011, to be considered.  H.R. 1366 would call on the President to put forward a manufacturing strategy every four years to ensure that American manufacturers can grow and compete in the global economy – which many other nations already do. (234 - 185)
 
H.R. 1213 - Repeal mandatory funding provided to States in the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act to establish American Health Benefit Exchanges (Rep. Upton – Energy and Commerce) (238 – 183)
 
- Amendments – Not Adopted (5):
 
·  Jackson Lee (TX) Amendment
·  Waters (CA) Amendment
·  Ellison (MN) Amendment
·  Pallone (NJ) Amendment
·  Welch (VT) Amendment
 
- Motion to Recommit Amendment – Not Adopted:
·  Offered by Rep. Boswell (190 - 233)