House names 33 conferees to highway funding bill

The remaining 13 are Democrats: Nick RahallNick RahallSolution needed: Rail congestion is stifling economic growth Lobbying World Dem files Ethics complaint on Benghazi panel MORE (W.Va.), Peter DeFazio (Ore.), Jerry Costello (Ill.), Jerrold Nadler (N.Y.), Corrine BrownCorrine BrownHouse Ethics panel opens probe into Corrine Brown House votes to restore Arlington burial rights for female WWII pilots House appoints negotiators for highway bill talks with Senate MORE (Fla.), Elijah Cummings (Md.), Leonard Boswell (Iowa), Tim BishopTim BishopFlint residents hire first K Street firm House moves to vote on .1T package; backup plan in place GOP wants accountability, innovation from accreditation – at least right now MORE (N.Y.), Henry Waxman (Calif.), Ed MarkeyEd MarkeyNew House caucus will help keep hackers out of cars Overnight Tech: Email privacy bill gets its day FDA should ban powdered caffeine, Dems say MORE (Mass.), Eddie Bernice Johnson (Texas), Earl BlumenauerEarl BlumenauerPoll: Doctors find barriers to end-of-life talks House to vote on six IRS bills next week Bipartisan group of House lawmakers introduces tariff bill MORE (Ore.) and Del. Eleanor Holmes Norton (D.C.).

The Senate on Tuesday named 14 negotiators to meet with the House.

The House-Senate conference will have to sort out their differences on two dramatically different bills. The House bill, H.R. 4348, is a short-term extension of federal highway funds that includes a requirement to approve the Keystone oil pipeline. The Senate bill, S. 1813, is a two-year, $109 billion extension.

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