Representative Paul Ryan has enough votes to be elected the next Speaker of the House, a vote that will take place next week. Meanwhile, here is today’s agenda for the House from Majority Speaker Kevin McCarthy’s office….
THURSDAY, OCTOBER 22ND
On Thursday, the House will meet at 10:00 a.m. for morning hour and 12:00 p.m. for legislative business. First and last votes expected: 3:00–4:00 p.m.
One Minute Speeches
H.R. 1937 – National Strategic and Critical Minerals Production Act of 2015 (Structured Rule) (Sponsored by Rep. Mark Amodei / Natural Resources Committee)
The Rule provides for one hour of general debate and makes in order the following amendments:
Rep. Alan Lowenthal Amendment (10 minutes of debate)
Rep. Debbie Dingell Amendment (10 minutes of debate)
Rep. Matt Cartwright Amendment (10 minutes of debate)
Rep. Steve Pearce Amendment (10 minutes of debate)
Rep. Alcee Hastings Amendment (10 minutes of debate)
Special Order Speeches