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House Session - January 3, 1989

Elections for the 101st Congress was shown.

Rep. Jim Wright (D-TX) was elected Speaker of the House.

Party leaders were announced and an election of other House officers was held.

11:57AM - 4:45PM ETHouse Session


    Briefings for January 3, 1989

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    Hearings for January 3, 1989

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    117th Congress - House
    Total Hours: 668 (After 339 days)
    • Debate115 Hours
    • Special Orders101 Hours
    • Votes229 Hours
    • One Minute Speeches39 Hours
    • Morning Hour32 Hours
    • Opening Procedures6 Hours

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