A bipartisan coalition called on Boehner and Pelosi to schedule a vote after the elections.
Reps. David McKinley (R-W.Va.) and Peter Welch (D-Vt.) have introduced legislation that would provide work transition assistance to people who lost their jobs in the coal industry.
The House cleared an adjournment resolution during a brief pro forma session on Friday.
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Two House Democrats are seeking increased funding for the National Institutes of Health.
Republican Reps. Diane Black (Tenn.) and Ted Poe (Texas) have introduced legislation to eliminate the requirement for individuals to identify their race when filing paperwork to buy a gun.
The resolution, which was passed by unanimous consent, condemns thr group for its acts of terrorism.
The consolidated package includes building the Keystone pipeline and expediting natural gas exports.
Republicans used the package to highlight what they view as Senate Democratic obstruction.
Rep. James McGovern (D-Mass.) chastised Congress on Thursday for not voting on a full authorization of military force to fight Islamic extremists.
In a departure from the original schedule, they will adjourn at the end of the day Thursday.