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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

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Alan Cottrill of Zanesville, Ohio, sculpted the bronze statue of Edison holding up an incandescent lightbulb. Edison's statue replaces that of Ohio Governor William Allen in Statuary Hall. Ohio's second statue in the Capitol is of President James A. Garfield. – Photo by Jessica Yurinko.

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Ohio Places Statue of Edison at the Capitol.

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10:24 P.M. - The House adjourned pursuant to H. Con. Res. 166. The next meeting is scheduled for 2:00 p.m. on November 14, 2016.
10:24 P.M. - On motion to adjourn Agreed to by voice vote.
10:24 P.M. - Mr. Messer moved that the House do now adjourn.
10:23 P.M. - Mr. Messer asked unanimous consent that when the House adjourns on Wednesday, September 28, 2016 on a motion offered pursuant to this order, it adjourn to meet on Friday, September 30, 2016 when it shall convene at 10:30 a.m., unless it has sooner received a message from the Senate transmitting its concurrence in H. Con. Res. 166, in which case the House shall stand adjourned pursuant to that concurrent resolution.
10:22 P.M. - Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
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Roll Date Bill Result Title/Description
574 09-28 H R 6094 Passed Regulatory Relief for Small Businesses, Schools, and Nonprofits Act
573 09-28 H R 5325 Passed Making appropriations for the Legislative Branch for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2017, and for other purposes
572 09-28 H R 5303 Passed Water Resources Development Act
571 09-28 H R 5303 Failed Water Resources Development Act
570 09-28 H R 5303 Agreed to On Agreeing to the Amendment (Kildee of Michigan Amendment No. 19)


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