Today in Washington - July 31, 2018

July 31, 2018

Source: Jennifer White - Legislative Counsel

The House is in recess until September 4.


Senate Focused on Flood Insurance  The Senate is working to meet a midnight deadline to prevent the expiration of the federal flood insurance program’s authority to issue new policies. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) has scheduled a 12:15 p.m. vote today on a measure that would extend the National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP) through November 30. The House passed the extension last week.

CFPB Nominee  The Senate Banking Committee will vote on Thursday on President Donald Trump’s nominee, Kathy Kraninger, to lead the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau. Kraninger is currently an Associate Director at the White House Office of Management and Budget (OMB).



Share this...