THE NIGHTLY WHIP: WEDNESDAY, MARCH 9, 2011

For Immediate Release:

March 9, 2011

Contact:

Katie GrantDaniel Reilly, 202-225-3130

TOMORROW’S OUTLOOK
On Thursday, the House will meet at 10:00 a.m. for Morning Hour debate and 12:00 p.m. for legislative business. No votes are expected before 1:00 p.m. 

Last votes are expected no later than 7:00 p.m.

“One Minutes” (15 per side)

H.R. 830 – The FHA Refinance Program Termination Act (1 hour of general debate) (Rep. Dold – Financial Services)

HOUSE FLOOR WRAP-UP FOR MARCH 9, 2011

Considered and Passed:

Ordering the Previous Question to deny the Bishop (NY) Amendment on H.Res. 150 would allow for H.R. 964 – The Federal Price Gouging Prevention Act of 2011 to be considered. H.R. 964 makes it unlawful, during a period proclaimed by the President as an energy emergency, to sell gasoline at a price that is unconscionably excessive or indicates the seller is taking unfair advantage of the circumstances of an emergency to increase prices unreasonably.  (235 - 186)

H.Res. 151 – Rule providing for consideration of H.R. 836, The Emergency Mortgage Relief Program Termination Act (Rep. Sessions – Rules) (Voice vote)

H.Res. 150 – Rule providing for consideration of H.R. 830, The FHA Refinance Program Termination Act (Rep. Bishop (UT) – Rules) (240 – 180)