Congress LinksSeptember 10, 2009 - by Avelino Maestas
With the nation seemingly glued to coverage of Rep. Joe Wilson’s outburst last night, it’s been a somewhat slow news day for the rest of Congress. Here are a few links to send you home:
- Senate Appropriations Committee approves FY 2010 defense spending bill (Senatus).
- Senate committee chairs revealed (CQ Politics).
- Congress to consider opposing offshore drilling plans (Houston Chronicle).
- Ambassador tells Senate committee Iraq troop-withdrawal plan on schedule (Reuters).
- House Judiciary Committee steps into fray over Google book deal (PC Magazine).
- Sen. George LeMieux sworn is an Flordia’s junior senator (New York Times).
- House to debate repeal of Defense of Marriage Act (Politico).
- Congress weighing action to limit airlines’ flight delay practices (USA Today).