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Tea Party Patriots Action Weekly Report from Washington for 10/15/19

CALENDAR: The House and Senate will both return today, and stay in session until Friday. THIS WEEK ON THE HOUSE FLOOR: The House will return Tuesday, with the first votes set for 6:30 PM. At that time, the House is scheduled to take up eight bills under Suspension of the Rules. On Wednesday, and for the balance of the week, the House is scheduled to take up another 14 bills under Suspension of the Rules. Twelve of those bills rename Post Offices, including one in Van Nuys, California, that will be named the “Marilyn Monroe Post Office,” and another one in Pacoima, California, that will be named the “Ritchie Valens Post Office ...

Tea Party Patriots Action Weekly Report from Washington for 10/7/19

CALENDAR: The House and Senate are both in recess for another week. BORDER SECURITY/IMMIGRATION: Following on the Trump Administration’s announcement of its “public charge” rule, the Administration announced on Friday night a new proclamation requiring many future visa applicants to demonstrate that they can afford health insurance. That could make it harder for some poor immigrants to enter the United States. The action is set to go into effect a month from now. Writes The Wall Street Journal, “Subsidized plans purchased on the Affordable Care Act insurance exchanges wouldn’t count as an eligible form of insurance under the ...

Tea Party Patriots Action Weekly Report from Washington for 10/1/19

CALENDAR: The House and Senate are both in recess for the next two weeks. LAST WEEK ON THE HOUSE FLOOR: The House came back to work on Tuesday, and passed one bill under Suspension of the Rules. On Wednesday, the House passed a Rule governing consideration of H.R. 2203, the Homeland Security Improvement Act, H.R. 3525, the U.S. Border Patrol Medical Screening Standards Act, and H.Res.576, expressing the sense of the House with respect to the whistleblower complaint of August 12, 2019, made to the Inspector General of the Intelligence Community. Then the House passed H.R. 1595, the SAFE Banking Act, under Suspension of the Rules. Then ...