House Press Gallery

U.S. House of Representatives

Today's Votes

The next roll call votes are set for Monday, Sept. 9, at 6:30 PM.

  • 116th Press List Now Available

    A list of press contacts for the First Session of the 116th Congress is now available to members of the gallery with a current congressional press credential. To request a copy, contact the gallery at 202-225-3945.

Floor Schedule

The House next meets on Tuesday, Aug. 27 at 2:00 PM for a pro forma session. The House is in a district work period until Monday, Sept. 9, when it returns for legislative work. 

Latest Floor Action

As compiled by the Clerk's Office
Date/Time Session
Fri, 08/23/2019 - 10:02am
The Speaker announced that the House do now adjourn pursuant to section 5(b) of H. Res. 509. The next meeting is scheduled for 2:00 p.m. on August 27, 2019.
Fri, 08/23/2019 - 10:01am
PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE - The Chair led the House in reciting the Pledge of Allegiance to the Flag.
Fri, 08/23/2019 - 10:01am
SPEAKER'S APPROVAL OF THE JOURNAL - Pursuant to section 5(a) of H. Res. 509, the Journal of the last day's proceedings was approved.
Fri, 08/23/2019 - 10:00am
Today's prayer was offered by Rev. William Gurnee, St. Joseph's Catholic Church, Washington, DC.
Fri, 08/23/2019 - 10:00am
The Speaker designated the Honorable G. K. Butterfield to act as Speaker pro tempore for today.
Fri, 08/23/2019 - 10:00am
The House convened, starting a new legislative day.
Party Breakdown

116th Congress

197 Republicans
235 Democrats
2* Vacancies
Live Floor Video

Most Recent Votes

As compiled by the Clerk's Office
Roll Date Bill Result Title/(Question)
514 07-25 H R 549 Passed On Passage
513 07-25 H R 549 Failed On Motion to Recommit with Instructions
512 07-25 H R 3877 Failed On Agreeing to the Massie of Kentucky Amendment to the Title
511 07-25 H R 3877 Passed On Passage
510 07-25 H R 693 Passed On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass, as Amended
509 07-25 H RES 519 Passed On Agreeing to the Resolution
508 07-25 H RES 519 Passed On Ordering the Previous Question
507 07-24 H R 3239 Passed On Passage
506 07-24 H R 3239 Passed On Motion to Recommit with Instructions
505 07-24 H R 397 Passed On Passage

Home Page Tabs



No committee calendar events are scheduled for this date.
No committee calendar events are scheduled for this date.



Media Advisories

WHEN:          2:15 PM – 3:00 PM ET, Thursday, July 25

MEDIA ADVISORY: Problem Solvers Caucus to Announce Endorsement of Maloney’s Smithsonian Women’s History Museum Act


Media Advisory:

Child poverty in the United States is an urgent and pervasive issue. 13% of children in America -- approximately 9.6 million children -- live below the poverty line. Children experience poverty at a rate 62 percent higher than adults.

WHO: Rep. Mac Thornberry (R-TX)
WHAT: Media Roundtable
WHEN: TOMORROW, May 16, 2019- 1:15 PM
WHERE: 2118 Rayburn House Office Building


For Planning Purposes Only:
Thursday, May 16, 2019
Emilie Simons (Schiff) 202-225-4176
Elizabeth-Burton Jones (Chabot) 202-225-2216

Gallery Regulars

Gallery Highlights

The press gallery staff helps to facilitate coverage of the House for the daily print and online media in a variety of ways. The gallery staff provides access to and maintains work space in the Capitol, including a designated area in the House chamber overlooking the floor.

The five-member Standing Committee of Correspondents oversees gallery operations and accredits members of the daily print news media. Standing Committee elections are conducted every year.  Any active gallery member is eligible to run and to vote.