Reps. Justin AmashJustin AmashGOP lawmaker on Trump's Lewis tweets: 'Dude, just stop' House passes Mattis waiver, setting up quick confirmation House takes first step to repeal ObamaCare MORE (R-Mich.), Dan Burton (R-Ind.), Louie GohmertLouie GohmertGohmert: Dems should be grateful they aren’t being punished for sit-in Ryan reelected Speaker in near-unanimous GOP vote GOP rep: Obama 'exactly wrong on everything' MORE (R-Texas), Dennis Kucinich (D-Ohio) and Scott RigellScott RigellGOP rushes to embrace Trump GOP lawmaker appears in Gary Johnson ad Some in GOP say Trump has gone too far MORE (R-Va.) have all introduced Libya defunding amendments. In addition, Rep. Tom Cole (R-Okla.) has an amendment that would prohibit funds from being used in the bill until the administration gets authorization for the use of force in Libya, and Rep. Brad Sherman (D-Calif.) has an amendment prohibiting funds from being used in violation of the War Powers Resolution.
Cole also has language that would prohibit funding from being used for training or equipment for anyone outside a country's armed forces for use in Libya.
The defunding language follows failed House votes last month to authorize limited operations and to prohibit ongoing activities in Libya.
Other amendments that could be taken up this week would prevent funds from going toward a Hezbollah-dependent government of Lebanon, from Rep. Howard Berman (D-Calif.), and deny NATO funding above $408.1 million from Burton. Two amendments, from Burton and Rep. Virginia FoxxVirginia FoxxDiane Black named interim Budget chair Trump is pawn in GOP’s anti-worker agenda Juan Williams: Big questions over Trump's pick for schools MORE (R-N.C.), would prohibit the use of funds in violation of the Defense of Marriage Act.