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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.

Wednesday, September 28, 2016

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Time (EST) Session
9:00 am Hearing: Oversight of the Federal Bureau of Investigation Committee on the Judiciary:
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
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
2:00 pm Hearing: CYBERSECURITY: ENSURING THE INTEGRITY OF THE BALLOT BOX Committee on Oversight and Government Reform: Subcommittee on Information Technology
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
2:00 pm Hearing: Cybersecurity: Ensuring the Integrity of the Ballot Box. Committee on Oversight and Government Reform: Subcommitte on Information Technology
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
2:30 pm Hearing: The 'New Normal'? An Assessment of the Economic Recovery Joint Economic Committee: Full Committee
3:00 pm Business Meeting: H. Res. ___ H. Rept. 114-792Resolution Recommending that the House of Representatives find Bryan Pagliano in Contempt of Congress for Refusal to Comply with a Subpoena Duly Issued by theCommittee on Oversight and Government Reform Committee on Rules:
Time Session
6:06 P.M. - On motion to recommit with instructions Roll Call 571 - Recorded vote pending.
6:06 P.M. - The previous question on the motion to recommit with instructions was ordered without objection.
5:58 P.M. - DEBATE - The House proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the motion to recommit with instructions. The instructions contained in the motion seek to require the bill to be reported back to the House with an amendment to prohibit corps funding for soccer fields, baseball fields, baskeball courts, or splash parks.
5:57 P.M. - Mr. DeFazio moved to recommit with instructions to the Committee on Transportation.
5:57 P.M. - The House adopted the amendment in the nature of a substitute as agreed to by the Committee of the Whole House on the state of the Union.
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Roll Date Bill Result Title/Description
568 09-28 H R 5303 Failed On Agreeing to the Amendment (Graves of Louisiana Amendment No. 10)
567 09-28 S 3283 Passed To designate the community-based outpatient clinic of the Department of Veterans Affairs in Pueblo, Colorado, as the “PFC James Dunn VA Clinic”
566 09-28 H RES 897 Passed Providing for consideration of H.R. 5303, the Water Resources Development Act of 2016; and for consideration of H.R. 6094, Regulatory Relief for Small Businesses, Schools, and Nonprofits Act; providing for proceedings during the period from September 29, 2016, through November 11, 2016
565 09-28 H RES 897 Passed Providing for consideration of H.R. 5303, the Water Resources Development Act of 2016; and for consideration of H.R. 6094, Regulatory Relief for Small Businesses, Schools, and Nonprofits Act; providing for proceedings during the period from September 29, 2016, through November 11, 2016
564 09-28 S 2040 Passed Justice Against Sponsors of Terrorism Act

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