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House Session - January 9, 2020

In a vote of 224-194, the House passed a war powers resolution seeking to limit the Trump administration's military action against Iran without first getting congressional approval. All but 10 Democrats voted in favor of the measure as did Representative Amash (I-MI) and three Republicans, Representatives Matt Gaetz (FL), Thomas Massie (KY), Francis Rooney (FL). Members also continued work on the PFAS Action Act of 2019, dealing with Environmental Protection Agency designation of per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances (PFAS) as hazardous, and they passed a suspension bill.

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    116th Congress - House
    Total Hours: 1274 (After 694 days)
    • Debate401 Hours
    • Special Orders175 Hours
    • Votes309 Hours
    • One Minute Speeches89 Hours
    • Morning Hour77 Hours
    • Opening Procedures8 Hours

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    Source: Resume of Congressional Activity (senate.gov)