The House Is Not In Session - Next Session Tuesday, February 25 At 2:00 PM
House Session - October 16, 2019

Members debated the rules for two bills to be debated later in the week. Then, in a 354-60 vote, the House adopted a joint resolution opposing President Trump's decision to withdraw U.S. troops from northern Syria. Four members voted present, and 129 Republicans voted with 225 Democrats for the measure. Lawmakers later considered several suspension bills, including the naming of post offices for the late Senator Richard Lugar (R-IN) and actress Marilyn Monroe, as well as legislation to change the monetary allowances and pensions for former U.S. presidents.

9:59AM - 10:24AM ETMorning Hour 12:00PM - 5:59PM ETHouse Session


    Briefings for October 16, 2019

    View all Congressional News Conferences

    Hearings for October 16, 2019

    • Hearings Covered By C-SPAN
    • 9:44AM ETNASA Moon Landing Budget
    • 10:00AM ETInternet and Consumer Protection
    • 2:16PM ETSyria Study Group Report
    View All House Hearings


    116th Congress - House
    Total Hours: 916 (After 418 days)
    • Debate300 Hours
    • Special Orders142 Hours
    • Votes203 Hours
    • One Minute Speeches71 Hours
    • Morning Hour60 Hours
    • Opening Procedures6 Hours

    Click a category within the legend to toggle its visibility.

    Source: Resume of Congressional Activity (