Looking ahead March 2015

March 4th
6:30 pm ceremony in Stat Hall to commemorate 150th Anniversary of President Lincoln’s 2nd Inaugural Speech
Keynote speaker: Ray LaHood and special guest Stephen Lang

Wednesday, March 11
Senate Foreign Affairs Committee Hearing on U.S. Strategy against ISIS
9:30 am in Dirksen 419
Witnesses: Secretary of State John Kerry, Secretary of Defense Ashton Carter, and Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff General Martin Dempsey.
*please contact the gallery if interested in covering*

March 25th
Joint Meeting of Congress
Who: Ashraf Ghani, President of the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan
*Please contact gallery is interested in covering*


Senate Schedule week of 1/13/15

The Senate is on retreat today, Wednesday January 14th-Thursday January 15th and will not be in session.

The Senate will reconvene at 9:30 am Friday, January 16, 2015 to resume consideration of the Keystone XL Pipeline bill. The next roll call vote is expected Tuesday, January 20th following the policy luncheons. 

The gallery will be closed to observe the Martin Luther King holiday on Monday January 19th. 

State of the Union will be on Tuesday, January 20th at 9:00 pm. Please make sure to contact the gallery if you are interested in covering.