Wednesday, May 7, 2014

Wednesday, May 7, 2014

4 Suspensions

Commission to Study the Potential Creation of a National Women’s History Museum Act

Sponsor: Rep. Carolyn B. Maloney  (Natural Resources)
May 7, 2014

Authorizing the use of Emancipation Hall in the Capitol Visitor Center for an event to celebrate the birthday of King Kamehameha I

Sponsor: Rep. Tulsi Gabbard  (House Administration)
May 7, 2014

Electrify Africa Act of 2014

Sponsor: Rep. Ed Royce  (Foreign Affairs)
May 7, 2014

Urging the Government of Burma to end the persecution of the Rohingya people and respect internationally recognized human rights for all ethnic and religious minority groups within Burma

Sponsor: Rep. James P. McGovern  (Foreign Affairs)
May 7, 2014

3 Rule Bills

Recommending that the House of Representatives find Lois G. Lerner, Former Director, Exempt Organizations, Internal Revenue Service, in contempt of Congress for refusal to comply with a subpoena duly issued by the Committee on Oversight and Government Reform

Sponsor: Rep. Darrell Issa  (Oversight and Reform)
May 7, 2014

American Research and Competitiveness Act of 2014

Sponsor: Rep. Kevin Brady  (Ways and Means)
May 8, 2014

Calling on Attorney General Eric H. Holder Jr., to appoint a special counsel to investigate the targeting of conservative nonprofit groups by the Internal Revenue Service

Sponsor: Rep. Jim Jordan  (Judiciary)
May 7, 2014