Sunday 7 September 2008

The Week Ahead

Congress returns, with the elections now less than 60 days away. The House of Representatives plans to consider 21 bills under the suspension procedure. Other bills include

H.R. 3667 – Missisquoi and Trout Rivers Wild and Scenic River Study Act of 2008 (Rep. Welch – Natural Resources)
H.R. 3036 – No Child Left Inside Act of 2008 (Rep. Sarbanes – Education and Labor)

The Senate will begin by resuming consideration of the motion to proceed to S3001 the Department of Defense Authorization bill.

House of Representatives: http://democraticleader.house.gov/docUploads/23WeeklyLeader09_08_08.pdf?CFID=7017212&CFTOKEN=43085550

Senate: http://frwebgate.access.gpo.gov/cgi-bin/getdoc.cgi?dbname=senate_calendar&docid=sc001.pdf