Congressional Record Summary

Monday, April 8, 2019

·         On Monday, the Senate began consideration of the following two nominations:

o   David Bernhardt, of Virginia, to be Secretary of the Interior. 

o   Daniel Desmond Domenico, of Colorado, to be United States District Judge for the District of Colorado. 

·         The Senate passed the following two measures:

o    S. Res. 147, honoring the memory of Jereima ``Jeri'' Bustamante on the 1-year anniversary of her passing. 

o    S. 1057, to direct the Secretary of the Interior to execute and carry out agreements concerning Colorado River Drought Contingency Management and Operations. 

·         Sen. Sanders cosponsored the following measure:

o   S. 1067, A bill to provide for research to better understand the causes and consequences of sexual harassment affecting individuals in the scientific, technical, engineering, and mathematics workforce and to examine policies to reduce the prevalence and negative impact of such harassment, and for other purposes.

·         Rep. Welch cosponsored the following three measures:

o   H.R.397, Rehabilitation for Multiemployer Pensions Act

o   H.R.1499, Protecting Consumer Access to Generic Drugs Act of 2019

o   H.R.2096, To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide tax credits for energy storage technologies, and for other purposes.