What Did Congress Do Today?

Senate

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No votes today.
10:00 am
The Senate will convene at 3:00 PM on Tuesday, November 13th, 2018. Following Leader remarks, the Senate will resume consideration of the House Message to Accompany S. 140 (Coast Guard Reauthorization). At 5:30 PM on Tuesday, November 13th, the Senate will proceed to vote on the Motion to Invoke Cloture on the Motion to Concur in the House amendment with a further amendment to accompany S. 140 (Coast Guard Reauthorization).

    House

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    No votes today.
    2:00 pm
    The House convened, starting a new legislative day.
      2:00 pm
      The Speaker designated the Honorable Mike Bost to act as Speaker pro tempore for today.
        2:00 pm
        Today's prayer was offered by the House Chaplain, Rev. Patrick J. Conroy.
          2:01 pm
          The Speaker announced approval of the Journal. Pursuant to clause 1, rule I, the Journal stands approved.
            2:01 pm
            PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE - The Chair designated Mr. Poe of TX to lead the Members in reciting the Pledge of Allegiance to the Flag.
              2:02 pm
              ONE MINUTE SPEECHES - The House proceeded with one minute speeches.
                2:09 pm
                The Speaker announced that the House do now recess. The next meeting is scheduled for approximately 3:45 P.M. today.
                  3:46 pm
                  The House convened, returning from a recess continuing the legislative day of November 13.
                    3:48 pm
                    The Speaker announced that votes on suspensions, if ordered, will be postponed until a time to be announced.
                      3:48 pm
                      Mr. Barr moved to suspend the rules and pass the bill. H.R. 2740 — "To posthumously award a Congressional Gold Medal to Rabbi Michoel Ber Weissmandl in recognition of his acts of valor during World War II."
                        3:48 pm
                        Considered under suspension of the rules.
                          3:48 pm
                          DEBATE - The House proceeded with forty minutes of debate on H.R. 2740.
                            3:54 pm
                            On motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill Agreed to by voice vote.
                              3:54 pm
                              Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
                                3:56 pm
                                Mr. Lamborn moved to suspend the rules and pass the bill. H.R. 4033 — "To reauthorize the National Geologic Mapping Act of 1992."
                                  3:56 pm
                                  Considered under suspension of the rules.
                                    3:56 pm
                                    DEBATE - The House proceeded with forty minutes of debate on H.R. 4033.