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Today's Votes

The next roll call votes are expected on Monday, Jan. 27 after 6:30 PM.

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Floor Schedule

The House next meets on Tuesday, Jan. 21 at 10:00 AM for a pro forma session. The House is in a district work period during the week of Jan. 20.

The House returns for legislative work on Monday, Jan. 27. Time TBA.

Latest Floor Action

As compiled by the Clerk's Office
Date/Time Session
Fri, 01/17/2020 - 10:33am
The Speaker announced that the House do now adjourn pursuant to section 3(b) of H. Res. 790. The next meeting is scheduled for 10:00 a.m. on January 21, 2020.
Fri, 01/17/2020 - 10:32am
The House received a message from the Clerk. Pursuant to the permission granted in Clause 2(h) of Rule II of the Rules of the U.S. House of Representatives, the Clerk notified the House that she had received the following message from the Secretary of the Senate on January 16, 2020, at 1:13 p.m.: that the Senate passed S. 3084, S. 3201, H.R. 886 with an amendment, and H.R. 5430
Fri, 01/17/2020 - 10:31am
PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE - The Chair led the House in reciting the Pledge of Allegiance to the Flag.
Fri, 01/17/2020 - 10:30am
SPEAKER'S APPROVAL OF THE JOURNAL - Pursuant to section 3(a) of H. Res. 790, the Journal of the last day's proceedings was approved.
Fri, 01/17/2020 - 10:30am
Today's prayer was offered by Rev. Brendan Glasgow, St. Peter's Catholic Church, Washington, DC
Fri, 01/17/2020 - 10:30am
The Speaker designated the Honorable Donald S. Beyer Jr. to act as Speaker pro tempore for today.
Fri, 01/17/2020 - 10:30am
The House convened, starting a new legislative day.
Party Breakdown

116th Congress

197 Republicans
232 Democrats
5 * Vacancies
Live Floor Video

Most Recent Votes

As compiled by the Clerk's Office
Roll Date Bill Result Title/(Question)
22 01-16 H J RES 76 Passed On Passage
21 01-15 H R 1230 Passed On Passage
20 01-15 H R 1230 Failed On Motion to Recommit with Instructions
19 01-15 H R 1230 Failed On Agreeing to the Amendment ( Allen of Georgia Amendment No. 3 )
18 01-15 H RES 798 Passed On Agreeing to the Resolution
17 01-14 H RES 790 Passed On Agreeing to the Resolution
16 01-14 H RES 790 Passed On Ordering the Previous Question
15 01-13 H R 2398 Passed On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass, as Amended
14 01-13 H R 4335 Passed On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass, as Amended
13 01-10 H R 535 Passed On Passage

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