THE WEEKLY WHIP: FRIDAY, MARCH 4, 2011

For Immediate Release:

March 4, 2011

Contact:

Katie GrantDaniel Reilly, 202-225-3130

First Vote Of The Week: Last Vote Predicted:
Tuesday 6:30 p.m.
Friday 3:00 p.m.
Legislative Program - 51600 | Floor Information - 57400 | Whip Information - 53130

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MONDAY, MARCH 7, 2011
On Monday, the House is not in session.

TUESDAY, MARCH 8, 2011
On Tuesday, the House will meet at 2:00 p.m. for Morning Hour debate and 4:00 p.m. for legislative business with votes postponed until 6:30 p.m.
 
Suspensions (2 Bills)
1) H.R. 570 - The Dental Emergency Responder Act (Rep. Burgess - Energy and Commerce)
2) H.R. 525 - The Veterinary Public Health Workforce and Education Act (Rep. Baldwin - Energy and Commerce)
 
WEDNESDAY, MARCH 9, 2011 AND THE BALANCE OF THE WEEK
On Wednesday The House will meet at 10:00 a.m. for legislative business and recess immediately. At approximately 11:00 a.m., the House will convene in a Joint Meeting with the Senate for the purpose of receiving an address from The Honorable Julia Gillard, Prime Minister of Australia.OnThursday, 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. On Friday, the House will meet at 9:00 a.m. for legislative business with last votes no later than 3:00 p.m.

H.R. 830
-The FHA Refinance Program Termination Act (Rep. Dold - Financial Services) (Subject to a Rule)
 
H.R. 836 -The Emergency Mortgage Relief Program Termination Act (Rep. Hensarling - Financial Services) (Subject to a Rule)