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House Session - May 31, 1989

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 his body to lie in state at the Capitol Rotunda. By unanimous consent, the Speaker addressed the House on a point of personal privilege, announcing his intention to resign as Speaker and as a member of the House.



    116th Congress - House
    Total Hours: 428 (After 172 days)
    • Debate103 Hours
    • Special Orders72 Hours
    • Votes122 Hours
    • One Minute Speeches34 Hours
    • Morning Hour30 Hours
    • Opening Procedures3 Hours

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