Daily Whip
House Meets At: First Vote Predicted: Last Vote Predicted:

10:00 a.m.: Morning Hour
12:00 p.m.: Legislative Business

Fifteen “One Minutes” per side
2:30 – 3:00 p.m. 3:00 – 3:30 p.m.

** Following debate on H.Res. 77, the House is expected to recess. At approximately 2:30 p.m. the House will reconvene and take votes.

Suspension (1 bill)

  1. H.Res. 77 – Academic Competition Resolution of 2013 (Rep. Miller (MI) – House Administration)

The GOP Leadership has announced the following schedule for Wednesday, February 27: The House will meet at 12:00 p.m. for legislative business. The House is expected to begin consideration of the House Amendment to S. 47 – Violence Against Women Reauthorization Act of 2013 (Sen. Leahy – Judiciary) (Subject to a Rule). 

The Daily Quote

“At a constituents’ meeting last week, Senator John McCain (R-AZ) said the cuts could significantly undermine military programs. ‘We’re facing a situation where our national security is at risk,’ Mr. McCain said, adding that furloughs could affect as many as 49,000 military and defense jobs in Arizona.”

-     New York Times, 2/26/13