Senate Environment and Public Works Committee Chairwoman Barbara BoxerBarbara BoxerFeinstein to hold campaign fundraisers, a hint she'll run again Becerra formally nominated for Calif. attorney general 10 freshmen to watch in the new Congress MORE (D-Calif.) and ranking member David VitterDavid VitterLobbying World Bottom Line Republicans add three to Banking Committee MORE (R-La.) introduced the Water Resources Development Act, which the Senate is currently considering. S. 601 would authorize projects related to flood and storm risk reduction, coast and inland navigation, and ecosystem restoration.
The Senate will likely continue work on the bill through the week and possibly into next week.
A list of the other amendments approved en bloc follows:
- Sen. Mark PryorMark PryorCotton pitches anti-Democrat message to SC delegation Ex-Sen. Kay Hagan joins lobby firm Top Democrats are no advocates for DC statehood MORE (D-Ark.) amendment providing work-in-kind credits.
- Pryor amendment to authorize the Secretary of the Army to construct various projects for improvements to rivers and harbors.
- Sen. Patty MurrayPatty MurrayWarren burns Mnuchin over failure to disclose assets Warren: GOP ‘ignored’ ethical requirements for Cabinet picks Overnight Healthcare: Takeaways from Price's hearing | Trump scrambles GOP health plans MORE (D-Wash.) amendment 832
No additional information on those amendments was available when they were passed.