LIQUIDITY LUNCH: According to an invitation obtained by the nonpartisan Sunlight Foundation, Rep. Patrick McHenry (R-N.C.) scheduled a noon fundraiser on Tuesday at a Capitol Hill restaurant-and-wine-bar, which could have interfered with a 10 a.m. Financial Services Committee markup of some financial regulation and investor protection bills. Rep. Jeb Hensarling (R-Texas), also a member of the committee, likewise was scheduled to attend Rep. McHenry's fundraiser. The committee markup went on well past 12 o'clock.
RAKING IT IN: On Wednesday, Oct 28, Rep. Frank Kratovil (D-Md.) has scheduled a noon-time fundraiser at the National Democratic Club Townhouse. That might interfere with a 10 a.m. hearing for the Agriculture Subcommittee on Horticulture and Organic Agriculture, and a Natural Resources markup of five bills, also at 10 a.m.
How will Donald Trump’s first 100 days impact YOU? Subscribe, choose the community that you most identify with or want to learn more about and we’ll send you the news that matters most once a week throughout Trump’s first 100 days in office. Learn more