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.
Arctic 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