Wednesday, May 8th

WEDNESDAY, MAY 8TH
On Wednesday, the House will meet at 9:00 a.m. for legislative business and recess immediately. The House will reconvene at approximately 10:30 a.m. for the purpose of receiving, in a joint meeting with the Senate, the Honorable Park Geun-hye, President of the Republic of Korea.
First and last votes expected: 3:00 – 4:00 p.m.

One Minute Speeches

H.Res. 202 – A resolution providing for the consideration of H.R. 807 – Full Faith and Credit Act (Special Rule, One Hour of Debate) (Sponsored by Rep. Pete Sessions / Rules Committee)

H.R. 1406 – Working Families Flexibility Act of 2013 (Structured Rule) (Sponsored by Rep. Martha Roby / Education and the Workforce Committee)

The rule provides for one hour of general debate and makes in order the following amendment:

Rep. Gibson / King (NY) / Meehan Amendment (10 minutes of debate)

Special Order Speeches

COMMITTEE ACTIVITY OF THE DAY
Oversight and Government Reform Committee hearing on “Benghazi: Exposing Failure and Recognizing Courage” (Wednesday, May 8th, at 11:30 a.m.)