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    House Session

    H.Res. 591: A resolution to waive the requirement of clause 4(b), rule eleven, against consideration of certain resolutions reported from the Committee on Rules. S. 1696: A bill…

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    House Session

    The House completed all general debate on the situation in the Middle East. The House agreed to three extensions of the time for general debate by two hours, four hours, and four…

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    House Session

    The House concluded all general debate and began consideration of amendments to H.R. 2273, to establish a comprehensive prohibition of discrimination on the basis of disability. The…

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    House Session

    H.R. 2136 was passed which limited the length of time an individual
    could be held for contempt in child custody cases.

    The House agreed to the Senate amendments to S. 694 amending the

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    Democratic Congressional Women

    Congressional Democratic women condemned President Bush’s veto of the Civil Rights Act of 1990.

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    House Session

    The House agreed to H.Res. 527 to waive certain rules. The House agreed to the conference report on S. 605, enhancing consumer product safety. The House agreed to the Senate…

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    Mobilize for Women's Lives Rally, Part 1

    The rally occurred at the Lincoln Memorial.

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    House Session

    The House agreed to S. 3266, to reauthorize the Small Business Act of 1958. The House also agreed to H.Res. 538, amending the Immigration and Nationality Act, and H.Con.Res. 399,…

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    Alaskan Oil Spill

    An oversight hearing was held on the clean-up operation of the Exxon-Valdez oil spill.

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    House Session

    In an unusual action, Speaker Foley made a strongly worded one-minute speech at the opening of the session to condemn the Irish Republican Army terrorist killing of Conservative British…

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    House Session

    The House agreed to the conference report for H.R. 5400, reform campaigns. The House agreed to the conference report for H.R. 5257, making appropriations for Labor and Health and Human…

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    House Session

    HR 5678: A bill to make appropriations for the Departments of Commerce, State, and Justice.

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    House Session

    HR 5503: A bill to make appropriations for the Department of the Interior. HJR 512: A resolution to approve the extension of nondiscriminatory treatment to the products of…

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    Salute to 1992 Candidates

    The National Women’s Political Caucus sponsored a news conference in Washington, DC, to introduce many of the female candidates for state and federal positions in the 1992…

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    House Session

    HR 3603: A bill to promote family preservation and the prevention of foster care with emphasis on families where abuse of alcohol or drugs is present, and to improve the quality and…

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    Child Care Regulations

    The subcommittee heard testimony on proposed regulations for child care, including the Child Care and Development Block Grant and the At-Risk Child Care Program. Witnesses included…

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    House Session

    The House passed H.R. 3, to authorize appropriations to expand Head Start programs and programs carried out under the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965 to include child care…

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    House Session

    The House completed general debate and began consideration of amendments on H.R. 4739, to authorize appropriations for fiscal year 1991 for military functions of the Department of Defense;…

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    House Session

    The House voted to suspend the rules and pass H.R. 707, to improve the regulation of futures trading and to authorize appropriations for the Commodity Futures Trading Commission. The…

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