Kevin McCarthy Elected Republican Leader in 116th Congress, 159-43
House Session - November 9, 2018

The House convened for a pro forma session.

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  • 10:30:13 AM

    The House convened, starting a new legislative day.

    • 10:30:14 AM

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      BACK TO THIS CONVERSATION IN JUST A SECOND. FIRST, A BRIEF PRO FORMA…

      BACK TO THIS CONVERSATION IN JUST A SECOND. FIRST, A BRIEF PRO FORMA SESSION IN THE HOUSE.

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    • 10:30:25 AM

      The Speaker designated the Honorable Patrick T. McHenry to act as Speaker pro tempore for today.

      • 10:30:26 AM

        THE SPEAKER PRO TEMPORE

        THE HOUSE WILL COME TO ORDER. THE CHAIR LAYS BEFORE THE HOUSE A…

        THE HOUSE WILL COME TO ORDER. THE CHAIR LAYS BEFORE THE HOUSE A COMMUNICATION FROM THE SPEAKER.

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      • 10:30:33 AM

        THE CLERK

        THE SPEAKER'S ROOM, WASHINGTON, D.C., NOVEMBER 9, 2018. I HEREBY APPOINT…

        THE SPEAKER'S ROOM, WASHINGTON, D.C., NOVEMBER 9, 2018. I HEREBY APPOINT THE HONORABLE PATRICK T. MCHENRY TO ACT AS SPEAKER PRO TEMPORE ON THIS DAY. SIGNED, PAUL D. RYAN, SPEAKER OF THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES.

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    • 10:30:44 AM

      Today's prayer was offered by the House Chaplain, Rev. Patrick J. Conroy.

      • 10:30:48 AM

        THE SPEAKER PRO TEMPORE

        THE PRAYER WILL BE OFFERED BY OUR CHAPLAIN, FATHER CONROY.

      • 10:30:52 AM

        THE CHAPLAIN

        LET US PRAY. GRACIOUS GOD, WE GIVE YOU THANKS FOR GIVING US ANOTHER DAY.…

        LET US PRAY. GRACIOUS GOD, WE GIVE YOU THANKS FOR GIVING US ANOTHER DAY. YOU HAVE BLESSED US WITH ALL GOOD GIFTS AND WITH THANKFUL HEARTS WE EXPRESS OUR GRATITUDE. A FEW DAYS LATER WE ARE THANKFUL THAT WE LIVE IN A NATION WHERE A PEACEFUL CHANGE OR READJUSTMENT OF GOVERNMENT IS NOT ONLY EXPECTED BUT ACHIEVED THROUGH THE ELECTORAL PROCESS. MAY IT EVER BE SO. IN THIS MOMENT OF PRAYER, PLEASE GRANT THE MEMBERS OF THIS PEOPLE'S HOUSE AS THEY PREPARE TO RETURN TO THE CAPITOL THE GIFTS OF WISDOM AND DISCERNMENT DURING THE WANING DAYS OF THE 115TH CONGRESS. MAY ALL THAT IS DONE THIS DAY BE FOR YOUR GREATER HONOR AND GLORY. AMEN.

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  • 10:30:52 AM

    SPEAKER'S APPROVAL OF THE JOURNAL

    Pursuant to section 4(a) of H. Res. 1084, the Journal of the last day's proceedings was approved.

    • 10:31:49 AM

      TEMPORE

      PURSUANT TO SECTION 4-A OF HOUSE RESOLUTION 1084, THE JOURNAL OF THE LAST…

      PURSUANT TO SECTION 4-A OF HOUSE RESOLUTION 1084, THE JOURNAL OF THE LAST DAY'S PROCEEDINGS IS APPROVED. THE CHAIR WILL LEAD THE HOUSE IN THE PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE. I PLEDGE ALLEGIANCE TO THE FLAG OF THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA AND TO THE REPUBLIC FOR WHICH IT STANDS, ONE NATION UNDER GOD, INDIVISIBLE, WITH LIBERTY AND JUSTICE FOR ALL. PURSUANT TO SECTION 4-B OF HOUSE RESOLUTION 1084, THE HOUSE STANDS ADJOURNED UNTIL 2:00

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  • 10:31:55 AM

    PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE

    The Chair led the House in reciting the Pledge of Allegiance to the Flag.

    • 10:32:18 AM

      The Speaker announced that the House do now adjourn pursuant to section 4(b) of H. Res. 1084. The next meeting is scheduled for 2:00 p.m. on November 13, 2018.

      • 10:32:30 AM

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        2:00

      • 10:33:02 AM

        TOM

  • 10:30:14 AM

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    BACK TO THIS CONVERSATION IN JUST A SECOND. FIRST, A BRIEF PRO FORMA…

    BACK TO THIS CONVERSATION IN JUST A SECOND. FIRST, A BRIEF PRO FORMA SESSION IN THE HOUSE.

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  • 10:30:26 AM

    THE SPEAKER PRO TEMPORE

    THE HOUSE WILL COME TO ORDER. THE CHAIR LAYS BEFORE THE HOUSE A…

    THE HOUSE WILL COME TO ORDER. THE CHAIR LAYS BEFORE THE HOUSE A COMMUNICATION FROM THE SPEAKER.

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  • 10:30:33 AM

    THE CLERK

    THE SPEAKER'S ROOM, WASHINGTON, D.C., NOVEMBER 9, 2018. I HEREBY APPOINT…

    THE SPEAKER'S ROOM, WASHINGTON, D.C., NOVEMBER 9, 2018. I HEREBY APPOINT THE HONORABLE PATRICK T. MCHENRY TO ACT AS SPEAKER PRO TEMPORE ON THIS DAY. SIGNED, PAUL D. RYAN, SPEAKER OF THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES.

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  • 10:30:48 AM

    THE SPEAKER PRO TEMPORE

    THE PRAYER WILL BE OFFERED BY OUR CHAPLAIN, FATHER CONROY.

  • 10:30:52 AM

    THE CHAPLAIN

    LET US PRAY. GRACIOUS GOD, WE GIVE YOU THANKS FOR GIVING US ANOTHER DAY.…

    LET US PRAY. GRACIOUS GOD, WE GIVE YOU THANKS FOR GIVING US ANOTHER DAY. YOU HAVE BLESSED US WITH ALL GOOD GIFTS AND WITH THANKFUL HEARTS WE EXPRESS OUR GRATITUDE. A FEW DAYS LATER WE ARE THANKFUL THAT WE LIVE IN A NATION WHERE A PEACEFUL CHANGE OR READJUSTMENT OF GOVERNMENT IS NOT ONLY EXPECTED BUT ACHIEVED THROUGH THE ELECTORAL PROCESS. MAY IT EVER BE SO. IN THIS MOMENT OF PRAYER, PLEASE GRANT THE MEMBERS OF THIS PEOPLE'S HOUSE AS THEY PREPARE TO RETURN TO THE CAPITOL THE GIFTS OF WISDOM AND DISCERNMENT DURING THE WANING DAYS OF THE 115TH CONGRESS. MAY ALL THAT IS DONE THIS DAY BE FOR YOUR GREATER HONOR AND GLORY. AMEN.

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  • 10:31:49 AM

    TEMPORE

    PURSUANT TO SECTION 4-A OF HOUSE RESOLUTION 1084, THE JOURNAL OF THE LAST…

    PURSUANT TO SECTION 4-A OF HOUSE RESOLUTION 1084, THE JOURNAL OF THE LAST DAY'S PROCEEDINGS IS APPROVED. THE CHAIR WILL LEAD THE HOUSE IN THE PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE. I PLEDGE ALLEGIANCE TO THE FLAG OF THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA AND TO THE REPUBLIC FOR WHICH IT STANDS, ONE NATION UNDER GOD, INDIVISIBLE, WITH LIBERTY AND JUSTICE FOR ALL. PURSUANT TO SECTION 4-B OF HOUSE RESOLUTION 1084, THE HOUSE STANDS ADJOURNED UNTIL 2:00

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  • 10:32:30 AM

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    2:00

  • 10:33:02 AM

    TOM

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115th Congress - House
Total Hours: 1487 (After 682 days)
  • Debate693 Hours
  • Special Orders287 Hours
  • Votes232 Hours
  • One Minute Speeches120 Hours
  • Morning Hour107 Hours
  • Opening Procedures8 Hours

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