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    The Speaker Orders the Cameras to Pan the Chamber

    Speaker O’Neill’s words were taken down when he answered Rep. Gingrich (R-GA) on the floor concerning the Speaker’s decision to order the cameras to pan the chambers…

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    Iran-Contra Investigation Day 24

    North answers questions concerning money handling and decision making in the “enterprise,” the network of private companies used to sell arms to Iran and supply the…

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    Unemployment Benefits Special Orders

    President Bush vetoed S. 1722, the Emergency Unemployment Compensation Act, action that was upheld when the United States Senate failed by two votes to override that veto. The…

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    Democratic Rules & Bylaws Committee Meeting

    The Democratic National Committee Rules and Bylaws Committee considered two separate challenges concerning the seating of delegations from Florida and Michigan at the national convention in…

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    House Session

    The House agreed to H. Con. Res. 32, to express the sense of Congress that Congress must approve any offensive military action against Iraq. The House failed to agree to H.…

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    State of Politics in Washington

    Four former members of Congress talked about the state of politics in Washington, D.C., the 2010 midterm elections and the politics of the upcoming 112th Congress.
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    Rule for H.R. 7: Gun Control Legislation

    The House Rules committee heard testimony on rules concerning the debate of gun control measures in the House of Representatives. Two gun control bills are scheduled to be debated by…

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    Funding for Foreign Language Instruction

    The House met to debate legislation providing increased funding for foreign language instruction.

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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 agreed to the conference report on S. 1722, to provide emergency unemployment compensation. Rep. Nussle (R-IA) gave a one-minute speech wearing a paper bag on his head…

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    House Session

    The House expressed its condolences on the death of Rep. Pepper, as a mark of further respect, the House adjourned in his memory. The House also agreed to a resolution permitting…

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    Debt Ceiling Debate

    The House debated raising the statutory limit on the public debt to $2.079 trillion.

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    House Session

    The House debated aid to the Contras in Nicaragua.

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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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    House Session

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    House Session

    The House filed three reports, including one from the Committee on Education and Labor, one from the Committee on Post Office and Civil Service, and one calling for an amendment to the…

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    House Session

    CR, pp. H9873-H9992. The passed H.R. 435, to amend the Uniform Time Act of 1966, to establish a single poll closing time in the continental United States for presidential general…

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    House Session

    Representatives Guarini (D-NJ) and Chapman (D-TX) were sworn into office by the Speaker of the House. The Speaker appointed Representatives Gephardt (D-MO) and Michel (R-IL) as members…

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    House Session

    The House passed H.R. 2065, to improve tropical forest management, by a voice vote. The House passed H.R. 5932, to improve educational equity and excellence, by a voice vote. The…

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    House Session

    CR, pp. H3505-3594. By a vote of 308 to 113 the House voted to override the president’s veto of H.R. 3, the Omnibus Trade Bill, to enhance the competitiveness of American…

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