Today at a Glance: Dec. 31, 2012

Posted December 30, 2012 at 10:20pm

The Senate resumes its attempt to stave off budget cuts and tax increases related to the fiscal cliff. Although Senate leaders and the White House continue to negotiate possible solutions, no bill has been put forward yet, and no votes likely would be taken until the evening.

The House will consider a number of measures under suspension of the rules, including the intelligence authorization, as well as a bill calling for condemnation of the North Korean missile launch on Dec. 12. No action on fiscal cliff legislation has been scheduled.

The next print edition of Roll Call will be published Jan. 3. Follow for the latest developments.


Convenes 11 a.m.

Roll call votes possible.


Convenes 10 a.m. for legislative business.

Under suspension of the rules:

S 3454
— Intelligence authorization

HR 6612
— Neil Armstrong Flight Research Center

HR 443
— Maniilaq Association land acquisition

HR 2076
— Violent crimes investigations

HR 6019
— Juvenile Accountability Block Grants

S 3666
— Animal welfare

HR 6364
— World War I memorial

HR 6649
— Naval vessel transfers

H Con Res 145
— North Korean missile tests

H Res 134
— Iran human rights violations

H Res 834
— Terrorist organization sanctions

H Res 193
— Foreign child abduction treaty