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12:00 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at noon for morning hour and 2:00 p.m. for legislative business, with votes postponed until 6:30 p.m. One Minutes // Suspensions (5): H.R. 3359 - Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency Act of 2017, as amended (Rep. McCaul / Homeland Security) // H.R. 3669 - Securing General Aviation and Commercial Charter Air Carrier Service Act of 2017, as amended (Rep. Estes / Homeland Security) // H.R. 2706 - Financial Institution Customer Protection Act of 2017, as amended (Rep. Luetkemeyer / Financial Services) // H.R. 3093 - Investor Clarity and Bank Parity Act (Rep. Capuano / Financial Services) // H.R. 1730 - Protecting Religiously Affiliated Institutions Act of 2017, as amended (Rep. Kustoff / Judiciary) // Special Orders

4:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes Executive Session to consider the nomination of Leonard Steven Grasz, to be U.S. Circuit Judge for the Eighth Circuit, voting on the motion to invoke cloture on the nomination, when invoked, proceeding to debate on the nomination, post-cloture.

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December 12, 2017

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of the nomination of Leonard Steven Grasz, of Nebraska, to be U.S. Circuit Judge for the Eighth Circuit, post-cloture, voting on confirmation of the nomination, recessing from 12:30 p.m. until 2:15 p.m. for weekly caucus meetings.  The Senate later considers the nomination of Don R. Willett, to be a U.S. Circuit Judge for the Fifth Circuit, voting on the motion to invoke cloture vote on the nomination, when invoked, proceeding to up to 30 hours of debate prior to a vote on the confirmation of the Willett nomination.

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at 10:00 a.m. for morning hour and noon for legislative business. One Minutes // H.R. 3971 - Community Institution Mortgage Relief Act of 2017, Rules Committee Print (Structured Rule) (Rep. Tenney / Financial Services) // The Rule provides for one hour general debate and makes in order the following amendment: Rep. Sherman Amendment (10 minutes) // Suspensions (13): H.R. 1733 - To direct the Secretary of Energy to review and update a report on the energy and environmental benefits of the re-refining of used lubricating oil (Rep. Brooks (IN) / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 2872 - Promoting Hydropower Development at Existing Nonpowered Dams Act, as amended (Rep. Bucshon / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 2880 - Promoting Closed-Loop Pumped Storage Hydropower Act, as amended (Rep. Griffith / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 4171 - To amend title 5, United States Code, to extend the authority to conduct telework travel expenses test programs, and for other purposes, as amended (Rep. Gianforte / Oversight and Government Reform) // H.R. 1208 - To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 9155 Schaefer Road, Converse, Texas, as the "Converse Veterans Post Office Building" (Rep. Cuellar / Oversight and Government Reform) // H.R. 2815 - To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 30 East Somerset Street in Raritan, New Jersey, as the "Sergeant John Basilone Post Office" (Rep. Lance / Oversight and Government Reform) // H.R. 3638 - To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 1100 Kings Road in Jacksonville, Florida, as the "Rutledge Pearson Post Office Building" (Rep. Lawson / Oversight and Government Reform) // H.R. 3655 - To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 1300 Main Street in Belmar, New Jersey, as the "Dr. Walter S. McAfee Post Office Building" (Rep. Smith (NJ) / Oversight and Government Reform) // H.R. 4042 - To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 1415 West Oak Street, in Kissimmee, Florida, as the "Borinqueneers Post Office Building" (Rep. Soto / Oversight and Government Reform) // H.R. 4285 - To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 123 Bridgeton Pike in Mullica Hill, New Jersey, as the "James C. Billy Johnson Post Office Building" (Rep. LoBiondo / Oversight and Government Reform) // H.Res. 407 - Condemning the persecution of Christians around the world, as amended (Rep. Grothman / Foreign Affairs) // H.Res. 336 - Reaffirming a strong commitment to the United States-Mexico partnership (Rep. Engel / Foreign Affairs) // H.Res. 357 - Reaffirming the strategic partnership between the United States and Canada, recognizing bilateral cooperation that advances United States national interests, and urging increased bilateral cooperation on security, economic issues, and energy, and for other purposes, as amended (Rep. Duncan / Foreign Affairs) // Special Orders

10:00 a.m. - House GOP After Meeting: Speaker Paul Ryan (R-WI) and leaders of the House Republican Conference speak with reporters.

2:15 p.m. - McConnell On-Camera: Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) and party leaders speak with reporters.

2:30 p.m. - Schumer On-Camera: Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer (D-NY) and party leaders speak with reporters.

December 13, 2017

Time TBA - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: Agenda TBD

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at 10:00 a.m. for morning hour and noon for legislative business. One Minutes // H.R. 1638 - Iranian Leadership Asset Transparency Act, Rules Committee Print (Subject to a Rule) (Rep. Poliquin / Financial Services) // H.R. 4324 - Strengthening Oversight of Iran’s Access to Finance Act, Rules Committee Print (Subject to a Rule) (Rep. Williams / Financial Services) // Special Orders

December 14, 2017

Time TBA - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: Agenda TBD

9:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets for legislative business. One Minutes // H.R. 2396 - Privacy Notification Technical Clarification Act (Subject to a Rule) (Rep. Trott / Financial Services) // Special Orders

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