Federal Relations

March 9, 2009

The Week at a Glance: March 9 – 13, 2009

The Senate will vote Monday evening on amendments to the fiscal 2009 omnibus spending package, with a new goal of finishing the bill by Tuesday.

The Senate Finance Committee holds confirmation hearings on the nomination of Ron Kirk to be U.S. trade representative.

Later in the week, the Senate may turn to a House-passed bill of mortgage-related provisions, and the House may try to return to a postponed bill to expand House membership for the District of Columbia and Utah.

Source: CQ