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March 27, 2012

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The House is expected to finalize action on a small business legislative provision and a short-term extension of surface transportation programs. The Senate will resume consideration of a motion to proceed to a repeal of oil and gas tax preferences.

 

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Arctic MapArctic Council Negotiations in Stockholm. Close to 180 representatives from the Arctic Council's Member States, indigenous peoples and working groups will convene on 28-29 March during Stockholm Polar Week. The agenda will include one of the Swedish Chairmanship's most important tasks - strengthening the Arctic Council. "During the meeting in Stockholm, we hope to make a number of significant decisions on the regulatory framework for the Council's new standing secretariat in Troms