This Week in Congress

Date: December 4, 2018

The House and Senate are in session this week. Congress must pass legislation this week extending Continuing Resolution (CR) funding covering seven appropriations bills for FY2019. The current CR expires on Friday, December 7. 

Congressional Republicans selected Congressman Patrick McHenry (R – NC) to serve as the ranking member on the House Financial Services Committee. Additionally, Congressman Sam Graves (R-MO) to serve as the ranking member on the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee.

Last week, the 2019 House of Representatives calendar was released by the Democratic Whip’s office. Click here to view. The Senate calendar is not yet available. For more information, contact Thomas Lehner at

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