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The inauguration platform will hold more than 1,600 people on Inauguration Day, including former presidents, Members of Congress, cabinet members, diplomats, governors, and other dignitaries. Inaugural Ceremonies Chairman Senator Roy Blunt (MO) praised the workers who will hammer in 'the nails that matter.'

Inaugural First Nail Ceremony

Ceremony Commences Inauguration Construction.

The restoration project of the Capitol Rotunda will take more than eighteen months. Architect of the Capitol Stephen T. Ayers (far right) called the reopening of the Capitol Rotunda a 'milestone for the [Architect of the Capitol] and for the country at large.'

Capitol Rotunda Reopens

Repairs and renovations were made to the Capitol Rotunda.

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9/26
5:00 pm
Business Meeting: H.R. 5303Water Resources Development Act of 2016 Committee on Rules:
9/27
10:00 am
Hearing: New Orleans: How the Crescent City Became a Sanctuary City Committee on the Judiciary: Subcommittee on Immigration and Border Security
9/27
10:00 am
Hearing: NA Committee on the Judiciary: Subcommittee on the Constitution and Civil Justice
9/27
10:00 am
Hearing: Hearing entitled “Examining Legislative Proposals to Address Consumer Access to Mainstream Banking Services" Committee on Financial Services: Subcommittee on Financial Institutions and Consumer Credit
9/27
10:00 am
Hearing: Are We Losing the Space Race to China? Committee on Science, Space, and Technology: Subcommittee on Space
9/27
11:00 am
Hearing: Opportunity Rising: the FAA’s New Regulatory Framework for Commercial Drone Operations Committee on Small Business:
9/27
11:00 am
Hearing: Department of Justice and Witness Immunity Committee on Oversight and Government Reform:
9/27
2:00 pm
Markup: H.R. 3693 Committee on Foreign Affairs: Subcommittee on Terrorism, Nonproliferation, and Trade
9/27
2:00 pm
Hearing: The U.S.Republic of KoreaJapan Trilateral Relationship: Promoting Mutual Interests in Asia Committee on Foreign Affairs: Subcommittee on Asia and the Pacific
9/27
2:00 pm
Hearing: Hearing entitled “The Financial Stability Board’s Implications for U.S. Growth and Competitiveness” Committee on Financial Services: Monetary Policy and Trade
9/27
2:00 pm
Hearing: Bioresearch Labs and Inactivation of Dangerous Pathogens Committee on Energy and Commerce: Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations
9/27
2:15 pm
Hearing: Libya's Terrorist Descent: Causes and Solutions Committee on Foreign Affairs: Subcommittee on Terrorism, Nonproliferation, and Trade
9/27
3:30 pm
Hearing: National Security Space: 21st Century Challenges 20th Century Organization Committee on Armed Services: Subcommittee on Strategic Forces
9/28
9:00 am
Hearing: Oversight of the Federal Bureau of Investigation Committee on the Judiciary:
9/28
10:00 am
Hearing: Hearing entitled “Semi-Annual Testimony on the Federal Reserve’s Supervision and Regulation of the Financial System” Committee on Financial Services: Full Committee
9/28
10:30 am
Hearing: Department of Veterans Affairs Leases: Is the VA Over-Paying for Leased Medical Facilities? Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure: Washington, DC
9/28
2:00 pm
Hearing: CYBERSECURITY: ENSURING THE INTEGRITY OF THE BALLOT BOX Committee on Oversight and Government Reform: Subcommittee on Information Technology
9/28
2:00 pm
Hearing: Hearing entitled “The Impact of US-EU Dialogues on U.S. Insurance Markets” Committee on Financial Services: Subcommittee on Housing and Insurance
9/28
2:00 pm
Hearing: Department of Defense Laboratories: Innovation through Science and Engineering in Support of Military Operations Committee on Armed Services: Subcommittee on Emerging Threats and Capabilities
9/28
2:30 pm
Hearing: The 'New Normal'? An Assessment of the Economic Recovery Joint Economic Committee: Full Committee
9/29
9:00 am
Hearing: DOCUMENT PRODUCTION STATUS UPDATE, PART III Committee on Oversight and Government Reform: Full Committee
9/29
10:00 am
Hearing: Academic Research Regulatory Relief: A Review of New Recommendations Committee on Science, Space, and Technology: Subcommittee on Research and Technology
9/29
10:00 am
Hearing: Ongoing Oversight: Monitoring the Activities of the Justice Departments Civil Tax and Environment and Natural Resources Divisions and the U.S. Trustee Program Committee on the Judiciary: Subcommittee on Regulatory Reform, Commercial, and Antitrust Law
9/29
10:00 am
Hearing: Advancing U.S. Interests in Latin America and the Caribbean Committee on Foreign Affairs:
9/29
10:00 am
Hearing: Hearing entitled “Holding Wall Street Accountable: Investigating Wells Fargo’s Opening of Unauthorized Customer Accounts” Committee on Financial Services: Full Committee
9/29
2:00 pm
Hearing: 2020 CENSUS: OUTCOMES OF THE 2016 SITE TEST Committee on Oversight and Government Reform: Subcommittee on Government Operations
9/29
2:00 pm
Hearing: 2020 Census: Outcomes of the 2016 Site Test Committee on Oversight and Government Reform: Subcommittee on Government Operations
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Time Session
9:44 P.M. - The House adjourned pursuant to a previous special order. The next meeting is scheduled for 12:00 p.m. on September 26, 2016.
9:44 P.M. - On motion to adjourn Agreed to by voice vote.
9:44 P.M. - Mr. LaMalfa moved that the House do now adjourn.
9:35 P.M. - ONE MINUTE SPEECHES - The House proceeded with further one minute speeches.
9:34 P.M. - Mr. Royce asked unanimous consent that when the House adjourns on Thursday, September 22, 2016 it adjourn to meet on Monday, September 26, 2016 when it shall convene at noon for morning-hour debate and 2 p.m. for legislative business. Agreed to without objection.
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