Major Senate Floor Action -

  • The Senate will continue proceedings on the tourism bill, which we commented on earlier this week. The bill proposes that a “nonprofit corporation” be established to promote tourism in the United States. There is a $10 tax that would be placed on every visitor.
  • The Senate Appropriations Committee unanimously approved the *FY10 Homeland Security Appropriations bill, sending it to the Senate floor this week. No vote has been scheduled yet.

Major Senate Committee Action -