Heading for a Vote in Congress


  • National Defense Authorization Act (S 1867) authorizes appropriations for FY 2012 for military activities of the Dept. of Defense, for military construction, and for defense activities of the Dept. of Energy, and prescribes military personnel strengths for FY 2012. (Senate resumes consideration)
  • Workforce Democracy and Fairness Act (HR 3094) amends the National Labor Relations Act with respect to representation hearings and the timing of elections of labor organizations. (House vote Wednesday)
  • HR 3463 reduces Federal spending and the deficit by terminating taxpayer financing of presidential election campaigns and party conventions and by terminating the Election Assistance Commission. (House vote Thursday)
  • Regulatory Flexibility Improvements Act (HR 527) amends the Regulatory Flexibility Act to ensure complete analysis of potential impacts on small entities of rules. (House vote Thursday)