Read GOP Bill to Raise the Debt Limit
House Session - July 24, 1989

General debate was concluded on the Dept. of Defense appropriations bill, H.R. 2461. DOD Authorization for Fiscal years 1990 and 1991. Lengthy debate on the General Rule for the Bill, much of it concerning the B-2 bomber. Other issues included the new Air Force One, NIH funding, the CLean Air Act and budget cuts in Defense. No resolution was reached and amendments were scheduled for consideration at a later date.

12:00PM - 6:53PM ETHouse Session


    Briefings for July 24, 1989

    • No Briefings Covered
    View all Congressional News Conferences

    Hearings for July 24, 1989

    • Hearings Covered By C-SPAN
    • 9:38AM ETHUD Investigation, Day 4
    View All House Hearings
    118th Congress - House
    Total Hours: 291 (After 144 days)
    • Debate100 Hours
    • Special Orders57 Hours
    • Votes62 Hours
    • One Minute Speeches27 Hours
    • Morning Hour24 Hours
    • Opening Procedures2 Hours

    Click a category within the legend to toggle its visibility.

    Source: Resume of Congressional Activity (