THE NIGHTLY WHIP: WEDNESDAY, MARCH 16, 2011

For Immediate Release:

March 16, 2011

Contact:

Katie GrantDaniel Reilly, 202-225-3130

TOMORROW’S OUTLOOK
On Thursday, the House will meet at 9:00 a.m. for legislative business. 

Last votes expected no later than 3:00 p.m.

“One Minutes”
(5 per side)

H.Con.Res. 28
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Directing the President, pursuant to section 5(c) of the War Powers Resolution, to remove the United States Armed Forces from Afghanistan (Rep. Kucinich – Foreign Affairs) (Unanimous Consent Agreement) The unanimous consent agreement provides for two hours of debate evenly divided between Rep. Kucinich and the Committee on Foreign Affairs.

H.R. 1076
- To prohibit Federal funding of National Public Radio and the use of Federal funds to acquire radio content (Rep. Lamborn – Energy and Commerce)

HOUSE FLOOR WRAP-UP FOR MARCH 16, 2011

Considered and Passed:

H.R. 861
-The NSP Termination Act (Rep. Gary Miller – Financial Services) (242 - 182)
- Amendments – Passed (3):
  • Ellison Amendment #8
  • Hurt Amendment
  • Kathy Castor Amendment #11 and #12 En Bloc

    - Amendments – Not Adopted (6):
  • Ellison Amendment #7
  • Loretta Sanchez Amendment
  • Richardson Amendment
  • Waters Amendment #10
  • Waters Amendment #9
  • Maloney Amendment
- Motion to Recommit Amendment – Not Adopted:
  • Offered by Rep. Braley and Rep. Boswell (153 - 272)