Gavel Down: Closing out the Week in Congress (Feb. 6-10, 2017)

Lots of sleep deprivation this week following marathon Senate session...

House passed bill to extend privacy protections to old emails. Senate confirmed three more nominees in historic confirmation sessions in more ways than one. House passed three more resolutions aimed at reversing executive rules. President Trump signed executive orders focused on law enforcement officers and Justice Department. Appeals court maintained freeze on travel ban executive order. House Democrats gathered for annual policy retreat. Senate scheduled three confirmation votes for next week.

Email Privacy  |  Congressional Review Act
Three Confirmed Nominees  |  Executive Orders  |  Travel Ban
Congressional Retreat  |  Cabinet and Agency Appointments
ICYMI: Around the Capital  |  ICYMI: Around the Country

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