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THE DAILY WHIP: TUESDAY, JUNE 20, 2017

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

12:00 p.m.: Morning Hour
2:00 p.m.: Legislative Business

Unlimited “One Minutes”
6:30 p.m. 7:00 p.m.

**Following one minute speeches, the House is expected to recess until approximately 3:00 p.m. At that time, the House will reconvene and consider the bills listed for consideration under suspension of the Rules. Any recorded votes requested will be postponed until 6:30 p.m.

Suspensions (14 bills)

  1. H.R. 1393 – Mobile Workforce State Income Tax Simplification Act of 2017 (Rep. Bishop (MI) – Judiciary)
  2. H.R. 2847 – Improving Services for Older Youth in Foster Care Act (Rep. Faso – Ways and Means)
  3. H.R. 2866 – Reducing Barriers for Relative Foster Parents Act, as amended (Rep. Smucker – Ways and Means)
  4. H.R. 1551 – To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to modify the credit for production from advanced nuclear power facilities (Rep. Rice (SC) – Ways and Means)
  5. H.R. 2742 – Modernizing the Interstate Placement of Children in Foster Care Act (Rep. Walorski – Ways and Means)
  6. H.R. 2834 – Partnership Grants to Strengthen Families Affected by Parental Substance Abuse Act, as amended (Rep. Danny Davis – Ways and Means)
  7. H.R. 2857 – Supporting Families in Substance Abuse Treatment Act, as amended (Rep. Noem – Ways and Means)
  8. H.R. 2484 – Women, Peace, and Security Act of 2017 (Rep. Noem – Foreign Affairs)
  9. H.R. 2132 – Traveler Redress Improvement Act of 2017, as amended (Rep. Katko – Homeland Security)
  10. H.R. 625 – REPORT Act, as amended (Rep. Aguilar – Homeland Security)
  11. H.R. 2131 – DHS FIRM Act, as amended (Rep. Higgins (LA) – Homeland Security)
  12. H.R. 2283 – DHS MORALE Act, as amended (Rep. Thompson (MS) – Homeland Security)
  13. H.R. 1282 – DHS Acquisition Review Board Act of 2017, as amended (Rep. Garrett – Homeland Security)
  14. H.R. 2190 – Streamlining DHS Overhead Act, as amended (Rep. Rutherford – Homeland Security)

TOMORROW’S OUTLOOK
The GOP Leadership has announced the following schedule for Wednesday, June 21: The House will meet at 12:00 p.m. for legislative business.  The House is expected to consider H.R. 1873 – Electricity Reliability and Forest Protection Act (Rep. LaMalfa – Natural Resources) (Subject to a Rule).  The House is also expected to begin consideration of H.R. 1654 – Water Supply Permitting Coordination Act (Rep. McClintock – Natural Resources) (Subject to a Rule).

The Daily Quote

“‘If we do not get a budget, most of what we want to accomplish as Republicans will take a major setback,’ House Freedom Caucus Chairman Mark Meadows [R] of North Carolina said.  Rep. Tom Cole [R-AR], who serves on the Budget and Appropriations committees, said… ‘We’ve proven that Republicans can actually fail at [adopting] a budget when we’re in the majority.’”

    -     Roll Call, 6/20/2017