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July 14, 2020

12:00 p.m. - Energy Dept Oversight: House Energy and Commerce Committee, Energy Subcommittee

July 13, 2020

5:30 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate meets in a pro forma session.

July 13, 2020

1:00 p.m. - Energy-Water, Labor-HHS-Education Funding: House Appropriations Committee

July 13, 2020

12:00 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets in a pro forma session.

July 10, 2020

2:00 p.m. - SPC Guillen Murder: Rep. Sylvia Garcia (D-TX) is joined by League of United Latin American Citizens leaders to discuss their meeting with Army Secretary Ryan McCarthy about the abduction and bludgeoning of Army Specialist Vanessa Guillen at Fort Hood.

July 10, 2020

9:00 a.m. - Interior-Environment, Legislative Branch Funding: House Appropriations Committee

July 9, 2020

3:00 p.m. - House Judiciary Interviews Berman: Members of the House Judiciary Committee speak with a reporter after a closed door interview with former U.S. Attorney for the Southern District of New York Geoffrey Berman about his removal by Attorney General William Barr.

July 9, 2020

2:00 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets in a pro forma session.

July 9, 2020

1:00 p.m. - Freedom Caucus on Coronavirus, Schools: Rep. Andy Biggs (R-AZ) is joined by House Freedom Caucus members, Tea Party Patriots' Jenny Beth Martin and others to discuss reopening schools and universities in the fall amid the coronavirus pandemic.

July 9, 2020

1:00 p.m. - Military in Domestic Law Enforcement: House Armed Services Committee

July 9, 2020

11:00 a.m. - Pelosi Weekly: House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) speaks with reporters about Supreme Court rulings regarding President Trump's civilian tax returns, coronavirus unemployment insurance and possible relief for state and local governments, fiscal 2021 appropriations, statues and nationwide rest.

July 9, 2020

10:15 a.m. - McCarthy Weekly: House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-CA) speaks with reporters about reopening schools amid the coronavirus pandemic, possible further economic relief, and formatting the Republican National Convention.

July 9, 2020

10:00 a.m. - FY21 Budget Suballocations: House Appropriations Committee

July 9, 2020

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate meets in a pro forma session.

July 8, 2020

11:00 a.m. - Transportation-HUD Funding: House Appropriations Committee, Transportation Housing and Urban Development and Related Agencies Subcommittee

July 8, 2020

9:00 a.m. - Commerce-Justice-Science Funding: House Appropriations Committee, Commerce Justice and Science and Related Agencies Subcommittee

July 7, 2020

5:00 p.m. - Labor-HHS-Education Funding: House Appropriations Committee, Labor Health and Human Services Education and Related Agencies Subcommittee

July 7, 2020

1:00 p.m. - Legislative Branch Funding: House Appropriations Committee, Legislative Branch Subcommittee

July 7, 2020

9:00 a.m. - DHS Funding: House Appropriations Committee, Homeland Security Subcommittee

July 6, 2020

8:00 p.m. - MILCON-VA Funding: House Appropriations Committee, Military Construction Veterans Affairs and Related Agencies Subcommittee

July 6, 2020

6:00 p.m. - Agriculture-FDA Funding: House Appropriations Committee, Agriculture Rural Development Food and Drug Administration and Related Agencies Subcommittee

July 6, 2020

4:00 p.m. - Foreign Operations Funding: House Appropriations Committee, State Foreign Operations and Related Programs Subcommittee

July 6, 2020

2:00 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets in a pro forma session.

July 6, 2020

11:15 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate meets in a pro forma session.

July 2, 2020

2:15 p.m. - Pelosi Weekly: House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) speaks to reporters about coronavirus and the role of science, educators and health care workers in phased reopenings, Democrats' and the Trump administration's stances on health care, passage of the Moving Forward Act, human rights in Hong Kong, reported intelligence of Russian bounties on US troops in Afghanistan, and her views of statues in the U.S. Capitol.

July 2, 2020

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets in a pro forma session.

July 2, 2020

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate convenes and proceeds to Executive Session to resume consideration of the nomination of Russell Vought, to be Director of the Office of Management and Budget, resuming consideration of amendments to S. 4049 - the National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2021, later voting on the motion to invoke cloture on the nomination.

July 2, 2020

9:30 a.m. - McCarthy Weekly: House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-CA) speaks to reporters about patriotism ahead of Independence Day, the June jobs report, and coronavirus economic relief.

July 2, 2020

9:00 a.m. - Coronavirus & Procurement: House Oversight and Reform Committee, Select Subcommittee on the Coronavirus Crisis

July 1, 2020

12:30 p.m. - Senate GOP on DC Statehood: Senators Lindsey Graham (R-SC), Steve Daines (R-MT) and Tom Cotton (R-AR) speak to reporters about their opposition to granting admission to the District of Columbia as the 51st state in the Union.

July 1, 2020

10:30 a.m. - CBC on Race Issues: Congressional Black Caucus Chair Karen Bass (D-CA) is joined by Caucus members to discuss police reform and legislative responses to racism in America.

July 1, 2020

10:00 a.m. - Intercollegiate Athlete Compensation: Senate Commerce Science and Transportation Committee

July 1, 2020

10:00 a.m. - Coronavirus & Small Business Disaster Loans: House Small Business Committee

July 1, 2020

9:30 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of S. 4049 - the National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2021.

July 1, 2020

9:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at 9:00 a.m. for morning hour and 10:00 a.m. for legislative business. One Minutes // Complete Consideration of H.R. 2 - Moving Forward Act (Rep. DeFazio / Transportation and Infrastructure) // The Rule provides for no further general debate and makes in order the following amendments: En Bloc #4 (60 minutes) En Bloc #5 (30 minutes) En Bloc #6 (30 minutes) Rep. Foxx Amendment (30 minutes) Reps. Courtney / Himes / Hayes / DeLauro / Larson Amendment (10 minutes) Reps. Tlaib / Kildee / Slotkin / Cicilline / Moore Amendment (10 minutes) // Special Orders

June 30, 2020

2:45 p.m. - Senate Democrats Weekly: Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer (D-NY) and party leaders speak with reporters about legislative priorities for coronavirus response, the economy and jobs, and press reports of Russian bounties on US troops in Afghanistan.

June 30, 2020

2:15 p.m. - Senate GOP Weekly: Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY), Armed Services Committee Chairman Jim Inhofe (R-OK) and party leaders speak with reporters about the defense authorization before the Senate, press reports of Russian bounties on US troops in Afghanistan, policing reform, coronavirus and economic recovery, COVID-19 vaccine development and distribution, priorities for further relief legislation, and the legislative filibuster.

June 30, 2020

12:30 p.m. - Coronavirus Economic Response: House Financial Services Committee

June 30, 2020

10:30 a.m. - House GOP Weekly: House Republican Conference Chair Liz Cheney (R-WY) is joined by Reps. Mac Thornberry (R-TX), Rodney Davis (R-IL), Minority Whip Steve Scalise (R-LA) and Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-CA) speak with reporters about a pending markup by the House Armed Services Committee on the fiscal 2021 defense authorization, an infrastructure package before the House, the Supreme Court ruling in an abortion case out of Louisiana, legislative responses to the coronavirus pandemic and press reports of Russian bounties on US troops in Afghanistan.

June 30, 2020

10:00 a.m. - House Democrats on Climate Action: House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) is joined by Select Committee on the Climate Crisis Chair Kathy Castor (D-FL) and freshmen Democrats on the Select Committee to introduce a climate action plan.

June 30, 2020

10:15 a.m. - Coronavirus & Tax Filing: Senate Finance Committee

June 30, 2020

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of S. 4049 - National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2021, recessing from 12:30 p.m. until 2:15 p.m. for weekly caucus meetings.

June 30, 2020

10:00 a.m. - Coronavirus & Reopening: Senate Health Education Labor and Pensions Committee

June 30, 2020

9:30 a.m. - House Democrats on Russia Briefing: House Majority Leader Steny Hoyer (D-MD) is joined by Intelligence Committee Chairman Adam Schiff (D-CA), Foreign Affairs Committee Chairman Eliot Engel (D-NY) and others to discuss a briefing at the White House following press reports of Russian bounties on US troops in Afghanistan.

June 30, 2020

9:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at 9:00 a.m. for morning hour and 10:00 a.m. for legislative business. One Minutes // Begin Consideration of H.R. 2 - Moving Forward Act (Structured Rule)  (Rep. DeFazio / Transportation and Infrastructure / Education and Labor / Financial Services / Energy and Commerce / Ways and Means / Oversight and Reform / Natural Resources) // The Rule provides for two hours of general debate and makes in order the following amendments: En Bloc #1 (60 minutes); En Bloc #2 (30 minutes); En Bloc #3 (30 minutes); En Bloc #4 (60 minutes); En Bloc #5 (30 minutes); En Bloc #6 (30 minutes); Rep. Virginia Foxx Amendment (30 minutes); Reps. Courtney / Himes / Hayes / DeLauro / Larson Amendment (10 minutes); Reps. Tlaib / Kildee / Slotkin / Cicilline / Moore Amendment (10 minutes) // Special Orders

June 29, 2020

3:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of the motion to proceed to S. 4049 - National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2021, voting on the motion.

June 29, 2020

12:30 p.m. - House Democrats Weekly: House Democratic Caucus Chairman Hakeem Jeffries (D-NY) and Vice Chair Katherine Clark (D-MA) speak to reporters about pending climate action by the House, the Trump Administration's coronavirus response, further relief legislation, racism and policing reform.

June 29, 2020

12:00 p.m. - Lafayette Square Protest Oversight: House Natural Resources Committee

June 29, 2020

9:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at 9:00 a.m. for morning hour and 10:00 a.m. for legislative business, with votes postponed until 2:30 p.m. One Minutes // H.R. 1425 – Patient Protection and Affordable Care Enhancement Act (Closed Rule, Three Hours of Debate) (Reps. Pallone / Neal / Scott (VA) - Energy and Commerce / Ways and Means / Education and Labor) // H.R. 7301 - Emergency Housing Protections and Relief Act of 2020 (Rep. Waters / Financial Services) // Complete Consideration of H.R. 5332 - Protecting Your Credit Score Act of 2019 (Rep. Gottheimer / Financial Services) // Complete Consideration of H.J.Res. 90 - Providing for congressional disapproval under chapter 8 of title 5, United States Code, of the rule submitted by the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency relating to "Community Reinvestment Act Regulations" (Rep. Waters / Financial Services) // Special Orders

June 26, 2020

10:45 a.m. - Pelosi Weekly: House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) speaks to reporters about passage of the George Floyd Justice in Policing Act compared with the recently rejected JUSTICE Act, the recently introduced Patient Protection and Affordable Care Enhancement Act, her attacking Senate Republicans as "trying to get away with murder" in their policing reform bill, possible further coronavirus relief, admitting Washington, DC, as the 51st state, and President Trump's stance on face masks' role in phased pandemic reopenings.

June 26, 2020

10:00 a.m. - GAO on Federal Coronavirus Response: House Oversight and Government Reform Committee, Select Investigative Subcommittee on the Coronavirus Crisis

June 26, 2020

9:00 a.m. - House Democrats on Voting Rights: Rep. Terri Sewell (D-AL) is joined by House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA), Majority Leader Steny Hoyer (D-MD), Majory Whip Jim Clyburn (D-SC) and to discuss voting rights on 7th anniversary of the Supreme Court's Shelby v. Holder decision.

June 26, 2020

9:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets for legislative business. One Minutes // H.R. 51 – Washington, D.C. Admission Act (Closed Rule, One Hour of Debate) (Del. Holmes Norton / Oversight and Reform) // Veto Message to Accompany H.J.Res. 76 – Providing for congressional disapproval under chapter 8 of title 5, United States Code, of the rule submitted by the Department of Education relating to "Borrower Defense Institutional Accountability" (One Hour of Debate) (Rep. Lee (NV) / Education and Labor) // Suspension: H.R. 3094 - To designate the National Pulse Memorial located at 1912 South Orange Avenue, Orlando, Florida, 32806, and for other purposes (Rep. Soto / Natural Resources) // Begin Consideration of H.J.Res. 90 – Providing for congressional disapproval under chapter 8 of title 5, United States Code, of the rule submitted by the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency relating to “Community Reinvestment Act Regulations” (Closed Rule, One Hour of Debate) (Rep. Waters / Financial Services) // Begin Consideration of H.R. 5332 – Protecting Your Credit Score Act of 2019 (Closed Rule, One Hour of Debate) (Rep. Gottheimer / Financial Services)

June 25, 2020

3:30 p.m. - House Democrats on DC Statehood: House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) is joined by Majority Leader Steny Hoyer (D-MD), Del. Eleanor Holmes Norton (D-DC), Oversight and Reform Committee Chair Carolyn Maloney (D-NY), DC Mayor Muriel Bowser and DC Council Chair Phil Mendelson to discuss statehood for the District of Columbia as an admission bill was soon before the House.

June 25, 2020

1:30 p.m. - House GOP on Protecting Monuments: Rep. Andy Biggs (R-AZ) is joined by members of the House Freedom Caucus to call on Attorney General Bill Barr to protect churches, monuments, businesses as monuments around the nation were lawlessly removed and defaced around the nation.

June 25, 2020

Compilation - Senate GOP Before/After Meeting: Senate Republicans are asked by reporters throughout a caucus meeting in the Hart Senate Office Building about

June 25, 2020

12:00 p.m. - Coronavirus & Capital Markets: House Financial Services Committee, Investor Protection Entrepreneurship and Capital Markets Subcommittee

June 25, 2020

11:30 a.m. - McCarthy Weekly: House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-CA) speaks to reporters about partisanship in the legislative process on policing reform, civil society as monuments are removed and defaced, and lessons of mitigation and phased reopenings amid the coronavirus pandemic.

June 25, 2020

10:00 a.m. - House Democrats on Policing Reform: Congressional Black Caucus Chair Karen Bass (D-CA) is joined by House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA), House Judiciary Committee Democrats and others prior to floor debate on H.R. 7120 - George Floyd Justice in Policing Act of 2020, at the East Front Steps of the U.S. Capitol building.

June 25, 2020

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of the motion to proceed to S. 4049 - National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2021, voting on the motion to invoke cloture on the motion to proceed to the bill.

June 25, 2020

9:30 a.m. - CBP Oversight: Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee

June 25, 2020

9:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at 9:00 a.m. for morning hour and 10:00 a.m. for legislative business. One Minutes // Suspension: H.R. 7259 - Patents for Humanity Program Improvement Act (Rep. McBath / Judiciary) // H.R. 7120 - George Floyd Justice in Policing Act of 2020 (Closed Rule, Four Hours of Debate) (Rep. Bass / Judiciary)

June 25, 2020

9:00 a.m. - Coronavirus & Federal Courts: House Judiciary Committee, Courts Intellectual Property and the Internet Subcommittee

June 24, 2020

3:30 p.m. - House Democrats on Rural Broadband: House Majority Whip Jim Clyburn (D-SC) is joined by members of the Rural Broadband Task Force to introduce the Accessible, Affordable Internet for All Act.

June 24, 2020

2:00 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets in a pro forma session.

June 24, 2020

12:45 p.m. - Senate Democrats on Policing Reform: Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer (D-NY) is joined by Senators Dick Durbin (D-IL), Cory Booker (D-NJ) and Kamala Harris (D-CA) to discuss a failed initial procedural vote on S. 3985 - JUSTICE Act.

June 24, 2020

12:00 p.m. - Justice Department Politicization: House Judiciary Committee

June 24, 2020

10:00 a.m. - House Democrats on Health Care: House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) is joined by Energy & Commerce Committee Chairman Frank Pallone (D-NJ), Ways & Means Committee Chairman Richard Neal (D-MA), Education and Labor Committee Chairman Bobby Scott (D-VA) and others to introduce the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Enhancement Act.

June 24, 2020

10:00 a.m. - Thomson Nomination for CIA-IG: Senate Select Committee on Intelligence

June 24, 2020

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of the nomination of Cory T. Wilson, to be U.S. Circuit Judge for the Fifth Circuit, post-cloture, voting on confirmation of the nomination, and on the motion to invoke cloture on the motion to proceed to S. 3985 - JUSTICE Act.

June 23, 2020

4:45 p.m. - Pallone on Coronavirus Response: House Energy & Commerce Committee Chairman Frank Pallone (D-NJ) speaks with a reporter in a hallway interview about the Trump administration's response to the coronavirus pandemic and testing regime amid phased reopenings.

June 23, 2020

4:00 p.m. - Graham on Policing Reform: Senate Judiciary Committee Chairman Lindsey Graham (R-SC) speaks with a reporter in a hallway interview about taking up the JUSTICE Act and replacing US Attorney for the Southern District of New York Geoffrey Berman after his removal by Attorney General Bill Barr in a confusing manner the preceding weekend.

June 23, 2020

2:45 p.m. - Senate Democrats Weekly: Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer (D-NY) is joined by Senators Dick Durbin (D-IL), Cory Booker (D-NJ) and Kamala Harris (D-CA) to discuss their opposition to Republicans' legislative attempt at policing reform with the JUSTICE Act.

June 23, 2020

2:15 p.m. - Senate GOP Weekly: Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY), Senator Tim Scott (R-SC) and others discuss Scott's legislative attempt at policing reform with the JUSTICE Act after Democrats threatened to block initial floor action and domestic violence in the military.

June 23, 2020

Compilation - Senate GOP Before/After Meeting: Senate Republicans are asked by reporters throughout a caucus meeting in the Hart Senate Office Building about policing reform legislative efforts underway, national coronavirus testing and economic recovery from the pandemic.

June 23, 2020

11:00 a.m. - Coronavirus Response Oversight: House Energy and Commerce Committee

June 23, 2020

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of the nomination of Cory T. Wilson, to be U.S. Circuit Judge for the Fifth Circuit, post-cloture, recessing from 12:30 p.m. until 2:15 p.m. for weekly caucus meetings.

June 22, 2020

3:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate convenes and proceeds to Executive Session to consider the nomination of Cory T. Wilson, to be U.S. Circuit Judge for the Fifth Circuit, voting on the motion to invoke cloture on the nomination.

June 22, 2020

12:00 p.m. - Coronavirus & Racial Inequity: House Education and Labor Committee

June 22, 2020

11:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets in a pro forma session.

June 18, 2020

1:00 p.m. - House Democrats Introduce Moving Forward Act: House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) is joined by Transportation & Infrastructure Committee Chairman Peter DeFazio (D-OR), Ways & Means Committee Chairman Richard Neal (D-MA) and others 'virtually' to discuss the Moving Forward Act, infrastructure investment legislation then in a committee markup.

June 18, 2020

12:00 p.m. - Foreign Influence in Social Media: House Select Committee on Intelligence

June 18, 2020

12:00 p.m. - Coronavirus & Worker Tax Relief: House Ways and Means Committee, Select Revenue Measures Subcommittee

June 18, 2020

10:45 a.m. - Pelosi Weekly: House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) speaks to reporters about a decision regarding the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program issued by the Supreme Court, portraits of Confederates who served as Speakers to be removed under supervision of the House Clerk, pending consideration of an infrastructure bill, economic challenges posed by the coronavirus pandemic, a forthcoming book by former National Security Adviser John Bolton, and policing reform efforts moving in Congress.

June 18, 2020

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets in a pro forma session.

June 18, 2020

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate proceeds to Executive Session to complete consideration of the nomination of Justin Reed Walker, to be U.S. Circuit Judge for the District of Columbia Circuit, post-cloture, voting on confirmation of the nomination.

June 18, 2020

9:30 a.m. - Global Pandemic Preparedness: Senate Foreign Relations Committee

June 17, 2020

3:00 p.m. - Trade Agenda: Senate Finance Committee

June 17, 2020

1:00 p.m. - House Judiciary Democrats on Policing Reform: Members of the House Judiciary Committee discuss H.R. 7120 - George Floyd Justice in Policing Act then under a Committee markup, and Senate Republicans' related JUSTICE Act introduced hours earlier.

June 17, 2020

10:00 a.m. - Trade Agenda: House Ways and Means Committee

June 17, 2020

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of H.R. 1957 - legislative vehicle for the Great American Outdoors Act, post-cloture, voting on passage of the bill, as amended, thereafter resuming Executive Session to vote on the motion to invoke cloture on the nomination of Justin Reed Walker, to be U.S. Circuit Judge for the District of Columbia Circuit, when invoked, proceeding to consideration of the nomination, post-cloture.

June 17, 2020

9:30 a.m. - Senate GOP Introduce JUSTICE Act: Senator Tim Scott (R-SC) is joined by Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell and Senators Shelley Moore Capito (R-WV), John Cornyn (R-TX), Lindsey Graham (R-SC), Jim Lankford (R-OK), Ben Sasse (R-NE) and Rep. Pete Stauber (R-MN) to discuss introduction of the Just and Unifying Solutions to Invigorate Communities Everywhere Act, a policing reform bill.

June 16, 2020

2:45 p.m. - Senate Democrats Weekly: Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer (D-NY) is joined by Senators Debbie Stabenow (D-MI) and Chris Van Hollen (D-MD) to discuss legislative efforts at policing reform, the Trump administration's coronavirus response and addressing related economic challenges.

June 16, 2020

2:30 p.m. - Senate Judiciary on Policing Reform: Senate Judiciary Committee

June 16, 2020

2:15 p.m. - Senate GOP Weekly: Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) and party leaders speak to reporters about a forthcoming DC Circuit Court confirmation, taking up a policing reform bill to be introduced, coronavirus pandemic lockdown-induced mental health issues, and the annual defense authorization.

June 16, 2020

Compilation - Senate GOP Before/After Meeting: Senate Republicans are asked by reporters throughout a caucus meeting in the Hart Senate Office Building about policing reform legislative efforts underway in Congress after President Trump signed an Executive Order in a Rose Garden ceremony.

June 16, 2020

12:00 p.m. - Race & Military Justice: House Armed Services Committee, Military Personnel Subcommittee

June 16, 2020

11:00 a.m. - House Democrats, et al on DC Statehood: House Majority Leader Steny Hoyer (D-MD) and Del. Eleanor Holmes Norton (D-DC) are joined by House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA), Mayor Muriel Bowser and DC Council Chairman Phil Mendelson to discuss Norton's bill providing statehood for the District of Columbia.

June 16, 2020

10:00 a.m. - Monetary Policy: Senate Banking Housing and Urban Affairs Committee

June 16, 2020

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of H.R. 1957 - legislative vehicle for the Great American Outdoors Act, recessing from 12:30 p.m. until 2:15 p.m. for weekly caucus meetings.

June 15, 2020

3:00 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets in a pro forma session.

June 15, 2020

3:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of H.R. 1957 - legislative vehicle for the Great American Outdoors Act, voting on the Gardner motion to waive Enzi budget point of order; adoption of amendment #1617 (substitute); and the motion to invoke cloture on the bill.

June 12, 2020

12:01 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of H.R. 1957 - legislative vehicle for the Great American Outdoors Act, voting on the motion to invoke cloture on the substitute amendment to the bill

June 11, 2020

Compilation - Senate GOP Before/After Meeting: Senate Republicans speak separately with reporters throughout a caucus meeting in the Hart Senate Office Building about attempts to remove Confederate statues in National Statuary Hall and rename military bases, policing reform and President Trump's first rally since coronavirus lockdowns in Tulsa.

June 11, 2020

11:45 a.m. - McCarthy Weekly: House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-CA) speaks to reporters about policing reform legislation being drafted by House and Senate Republicans after hearing testimony about the death of Minneapolis resident George Floyd and others in police custody, historical imagery and race relations in America, attempts to remove and rename Confederate symbols and work on the annual defense authorization, 'defund police' efforts in Los Angeles, childcare and education amid the coronavirus pandemic.

June 11, 2020

11:00 a.m. - Pelosi Weekly: House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) speaks to reporters about civil unrest and racial reconciliation after the death of Minneapolis resident George Floyd and others in police custody, the Heroes Act further coronavirus response and state budget deficits compared with Republican suggestions to pause legislation, vote by mail after failures in the Georgia primary and the Justice in Policing Act, childcare and women's participation in the workforce, and attempts to remove and rename Confederate symbols.

June 11, 2020

10:00 a.m. - Crossfire Hurricane Subpoenas: Senate Judiciary Committee

June 11, 2020

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of H.R. 1957 - legislative vehicle for the Great American Outdoors Act.

June 11, 2020

9:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets in a pro forma session.

June 10, 2020

Compilation - House Judiciary Interviews: House Judiciary Committee Chairman Jerrold Nadler (D-NY) and Lancaster City, California, Councilwoman Angela Underwood-Jacobs speak separately with reporters after a hearing on the Justice in Policing Act, a legislative response following nationwide protests related to the death of Minneapolis resident George Floyd and others in police custody.

June 10, 2020

10:00 a.m. - Policing Reform: House Judiciary Committee

June 10, 2020

Compilation - Senate GOP Before/After Meeting: Senate Republicans speak separately with reporters throughout a caucus meeting in the Hart Senate Office Building about nationwide protests related to the death of Minneapolis resident George Floyd in police custody, policing reform and removal of Confederate statues around the country.

June 10, 2020

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of the motion to proceed to H.R. 1957 - legislative vehicle for the Great American Outdoors Act, post-cloture, later voting on the motion to proceed.

June 9, 2020

2:45 p.m. - Senate Democrats Weekly: Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer (D-NY) and Senator Mazie Hirono (D-HI) discuss nationwide unrest since Minneapolis resident George Floyd was killed in police custody, police reform legislation, coronavirus and the economy.

June 9, 2020

2:30 p.m. - Coronavirus & Unemployment Insurance: Senate Finance Committee

June 9, 2020

2:15 p.m. - Senate GOP Weekly: Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) and party leaders speak to reporters about nationwide unrest since Minneapolis resident George Floyd was killed in police custody, a recent jobs report and coronavirus-related economic response and recovery, the Great American Outdoors Act before the Senate, racial discrimination and policing reform.

June 9, 2020

1:00 p.m. - Coronavirus & Transportation Workers: House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee

June 9, 2020

10:00 a.m. - Coronavirus & Fraud Enforcement: Senate Judiciary Committee

June 9, 2020

10:00 a.m. - Coronavirus & Federal Procurement: Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee

June 9, 2020

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of the motion to proceed to H.R. 1957 - legislative vehicle for the Great American Outdoors Act, post-cloture, recessing from 12:30 p.m. until 2:15 p.m. for weekly caucus meetings, then entering Executive Session to consider the nomination of Gen. Charles Q. Brown, Jr. to be Chief of Staff, United States Air Force and to be General, voting on confirmation of the nomination.

June 8, 2020

3:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate convenes and proceeds to consideration of the motion to proceed to H.R. 1957 - legislative vehicle for Great American Outdoors Act, voting on the motion.

June 8, 2020

10:30 a.m. - Democrats on Policing Reform: Congressional Black Caucus Chair Karen Bass (D-CA) is joined by House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA), Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer (D-NY), House Majority Leader Steny Hoyer (D-MD), Senators Cory Booker (D-NJ) and Kamala Harris (D-CA), Majority Whip James Clyburn (D-SC), House Judiciary Chairman Jerrold Nadler (D-NY) and House Democratic Caucus Chairman Hakeem Jeffries (D-NY) and others to introduce policing reform and equal justice legislation after nationwide protests following the death of Minneapolis resident George Floyd and others in policy custody.

June 8, 2020

10:15 a.m. - 8:46 of Silent Remembrance: House and Senate Democrats gather in the Capitol Visitors Center for nearly nine minutes of silence for Minneapolis resident George Floyd and others who died in policy custody.

June 8, 2020

9:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets in a pro forma session.

June 4, 2020

2:00 p.m. - Pelosi Weekly: House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) speaks to reporters about nationwide protests related to the death of Minneapolis resident George Floyd and others in police custody, President Trump's response, legislative and federal responses to the coronavirus pandemic, Tienanmen Square, China and Hong Kong, racism in America, and party politics.

June 4, 2020

Compilation - Senate GOP in Hallway Interviews: Eight Senate Republicans comment on nationwide protests related to the death of Minneapolis resident George Floyd and others in police custody, and an essay by former Defense Secretary Jim Mattis criticizing President Trump's handling of the unrest.

June 4, 2020

Compilation - Senate Democrats in Hallway Interviews: Senators Chris Murphy (D-CT) and Chris Coons (D-DE) comment on nationwide protests related to the death of Minneapolis resident George Floyd and others in police custody, and an essay by former Defense Secretary Jim Mattis criticizing President Trump's handling of the unrest.

June 4, 2020

11:00 a.m. - CDC Coronavirus Response: House Appropriations Committee, Labor Health and Human Services Education and Related Agencies Subcommittee

June 4, 2020

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets in a pro forma session.

June 4, 2020

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate proceeds to Executive Session to resume consideration of the nomination of Michael Pack, to be Chief Executive Officer of the Broadcasting Board of Governors, voting on the motion to invoke cloture on the nomination, when invoked, later on confirmation.

June 4, 2020

9:30 a.m. - 8:46 of Silent Remembrance: Senate Democrats gather in the Capitol Visitors Center for nearly nine minutes of silence for Minneapolis resident George Floyd and others who died in policy custody.

June 3, 2020

2:30 p.m. - Vought Nomination for OMB: Senate Budget Committee

June 3, 2020

12:30 p.m. - Outside Rosenstein Testimony: Members of the Senate Judiciary Committee speak with reporters after a hearing with former Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein about his authorizing Special Counsel Robert Mueller based on the FBI's Crossfire Hurricane investigation and the Committee's inquiry.

June 3, 2020

10:00 a.m. - Crossfire Hurricane Review: Senate Judiciary Committee

June 3, 2020

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of the nomination of James H. Anderson, to be a Deputy Under Secretary of Defense, voting on the motion to invoke cloture and later confirmation of the Anderson nomination, then on the motion to invoke cloture and later on confirmation of the nomination of Drew B. Tipton, to be U.S. District Judge for the Southern District of Texas.

June 2, 2020

3:00 p.m. - Senate Democrats Weekly: Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer (D-NY) is joined by Senators Cory Booker (D-NJ), Kamala Harris (D-CA) and Tammy Duckworth (D-IL) to discuss nationwide protests related to the death of Minneapolis resident George Floyd and the Trump administration's response.

June 2, 2020

2:30 p.m. - DMCA Content Takedown System: Senate Judiciary Committee, Intellectual Property Subcommittee

June 2, 2020

2:15 p.m. - Senate GOP Weekly: Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) and party leaders speak to reporters about the Senate agenda for nominations and legislation, nationwide protests related to the death of Minneapolis resident George Floyd and the coronavirus pandemic.

June 2, 2020

10:00 a.m. - Incarceration During Pandemic: Senate Judiciary Committee

June 2, 2020

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate convenes and proceeds to Executive Session to resume consideration of the nomination of Victor G. Mercado, to be an Assistant Secretary of Defense, voting on the motion to invoke cloture on the nomination, recessing until 2:15 p.m. for weekly caucus meetings, thereafter voting on confirmation of the Mercado nomination, the motion to invoke cloture on the nomination of Brian D. Miller, to be Special Inspector General for Pandemic Recovery, when invoked, later on confirmation of the Miller nomination.

June 2, 2020

10:00 a.m. - Pelosi on Uyghur Human Rights, George Floyd Protests: House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) is joined by Rep. Chris Smith (R-NJ) to sign S. 3744 - Uyghur Human Rights Policy Act of 2020, later commenting on nationwide protests related to the death of Minneapolis resident George Floyd in police custody.

June 1, 2020

3:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate convenes a period of morning business, thereafter resuming Executive Session to consider the nomination of Drew B. Tipton, to be U.S. District Judge for the Southern District of Texas, voting on confirmation of the nomination of John Leonard Badalamenti, to be U.S. District Judge for the Middle District of Florida.

June 1, 2020

9:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets in a pro forma session.

May 28, 2020

11:30 a.m. - McCarthy Weekly: House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-CA) remarks on the late Rep. Sam Johnson (R-TX), coronavirus response and testing, abuse of remote proxy voting and China's role in the global pandemic.

May 28, 2020

11:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate meets in a pro forma session.

May 28, 2020

10:45 a.m. - Pelosi Weekly: House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) speaks with reporters about the Trump administration's coronavirus response, FISA reauthorization pulled from floor consideration, free speech on social media, and indicates not having been tested herself for COVID-19.

May 28, 2020

10:15 a.m. - Coronavirus Workforce Protection: House Education and Labor Committee, Workforce Protections Subcommittee

May 28, 2020

9:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets for legislative business. One Minutes // Suspensions (5): H.R. 6168 Veterans’ Compensation Cost-of-Living Adjustment Act of 2020 (Rep. Luria / Veterans’ Affairs) // S. 3414 Major Medical Facility Authorization Act of 2020 (Sen. Moran / Veterans’ Affairs) // S. 3084 To amend title 38, United States Code, to modify the limitation on pay for certain high-level employees and officers of the Department of Veterans Affairs (Sen. Moran / Veterans’ Affairs) // H.R. 6782 TRUTH Act, as amended (Rep. Phillips / Small Business) // H.R. 7010 Paycheck Protection Program Flexibility Act of 2020, as amended (Rep. Phillips / Small Business)

May 27, 2020

2:30 p.m. - House Democrats on Coronavirus Testing: House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) is joined by Majority Whip Jim Clyburn (D-SC), Energy & Commerce Committee Chairman Frank Pallone (D-NJ) and others to discuss the Trump administration's response to coronavirus and plans for a national testing regimen, FISA Reauthorization and surveillance reform, expanding broadband and civil rights after a police officer suffocated a Minneapolis resident to death.

May 27, 2020

11:00 a.m. - House GOP Weekly: House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-CA) is joined by Reps. Steve Scalise (R-LA), Liz Cheney (R-WY) and others to discuss the constitutionality of voting remotely by proxy, FISA Reauthorization and surveillance reform, the geopolitics of coronavirus and free speech on social media.

May 27, 2020

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at 10:00 a.m. for morning hour and noon for legislative business. One Minutes // Suspensions (3): S. 3744 - Uyghur Human Rights Policy Act of 2020 (Sen. Rubio / Foreign Affairs) // S. 2746 - Law Enforcement Suicide Data Collection Act (Sen. Cortez Masto / Judiciary) // H.R. 6509 - Public Safety Officer Pandemic Response Act of 2020, as amended (Rep. Nadler / Judiciary) // Concurring in the Senate Amendment to H.R. 6172 with an Amendment - USA FREEDOM Reauthorization Act of 2020 (Closed Rule, One Hour of Debate) (Rep. Nadler / Rep. Schiff / Judiciary / Intelligence) // Special Orders

May 26, 2020

9:30 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets in a pro forma session.

May 26, 2020

9:30 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate meets in a pro forma session.

May 22, 2020

11:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets in a pro forma session.

May 22, 2020

9:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate meets in a pro forma session.

May 21, 2020

11:00 a.m. - House Democrats on Voting Rights: House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) is joined by Reps. John Sarbanes (D-MD), Stacey Plaskett (D-VI) and Del. Eleanor Holmes Norton (D-DC) to mark House passage a year earlier of the 19th Amendment, and to discuss vote-by-mail and election security provisions included in the Heroes Act.

May 21, 2020

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate convenes and proceeds to Executive Session to consider the nomination of John Ratcliffe, to be Director of National Intelligence, voting on confirmation of the nomination, and later on the motion to invoke cloture on the nomination of John Leonard Badalamenti, to be U.S. District Judge for the Middle District of Florida.

May 21, 2020

9:30 a.m. - Pandemic Senior Care: Senate Special Committee on Aging

May 20, 2020

Compilation - Senate Judiciary Stakeout: Members of the Senate Judiciary Committee are interviewed at a hallway position by a journalist about Secretary Mike Pompeo and Trump administration transparency, in the Dirksen Senate Office Building.

May 20, 2020

2:30 p.m. - Menezes Nomination: Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee

May 20, 2020

11:00 a.m. - Pelosi Weekly: House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) discusses the Heroes Act, remarks about President Trump's physical and mental state, inspectors general firings, and the coronavirus pandemic.

May 20, 2020

10:00 a.m. - EPA Oversight: Senate Environment and Public Works Committee

May 20, 2020

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate convenes and proceeds to the nominations of Anna M. Manasco, to be U.S. District Judge for the Northern District of Alabama, and John F. Heil III, to be U.S. District Judge for the Northern, Eastern and Western Districts of Oklahoma, voting on motions to invoke cloture, and later on confirmation of the nominations.

May 19, 2020

2:45 p.m. - Senate Democrats Weekly: Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer (D-NY) is joined by Senators Richard Durbin (D-IL) and Debbie Stabenow (D-MI) to speak with reporters about Republicans' and Trump administration's responses to the coronavirus pandemic, the House-passed Heroes Act, Director of National Intelligence nominee John Ratcliffe.

May 19, 2020

2:15 p.m. - Senate GOP Weekly: Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) and party leaders speak with reporters after meeting with President Donald Trump about discuss federal and legislative responses to the coronavirus pandemic, Inspectors General and a review of the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act.

May 19, 2020

2:00 p.m. - Trump After Meeting Senate GOP: President Donald Trump speaks with reporters after meeting with the Senate Republican Conference to discuss federal and legislative responses to the coronavirus pandemic.

May 19, 2020

12:15 p.m. - McCarthy with New Members: House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-CA) is joined Reps. Mike Garcia (R-CA) and Tom Tiffany (R-WI) to mark their special election victories after being sworn-in as members of the House.

May 19, 2020

10:30 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets in a pro forma session.

May 19, 2020

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate convenes and proceeds to consideration of the nomination of Scott H. Rash, to be U.S. District Judge for the District of Arizona, post-cloture, voting on confirmation of the nomination, then recessing until 2:15 p.m. for weekly caucus meetings, thereafter voting on the motion to invoke cloture on the nomination of James E. Trainor III, to be a Member of the Federal Election Commission, if invoked, later on confirmation.

May 18, 2020

3:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate convenes and proceeds to consideration of the nomination of Scott H. Rash, to be U.S. District Judge for the District of Arizona, voting on the motion to invoke cloture on the nomination.

May 15, 2020

11:30 a.m. - McCarthy Weekly: House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-CA) speaks with reporters about the HEROES Act with further coronavirus relief, procedural changes to allow for remote proxy voting and committee action, and a special election in California.

May 15, 2020

9:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets for legislative business. H.Res. 965 - Authorizing remote voting by proxy in the House of Representatives and providing for official remote committee proceedings during a public health emergency due to a novel coronavirus, and for other purposes (Closed Rule, One Hour of Debate) ( Rep. McGovern / Rules) // H.R. 6800 - The Heroes Act (Closed Rule, Two Hours of Debate) (Rep. Lowey / Appropriations)

May 14, 2020

3:00 p.m. - Pelosi Weekly: House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) speaks with reporters about the coronavirus pandemic and the Heroes Act soon before the House.

May 14, 2020

3:00 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets in a pro forma session.

May 14, 2020

10:30 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of H.R. 6172 - USA FREEDOM Reauthorization Act of 2020, voting on amendments to the bill, voting in relation to the Paul amendment; later on passage of the bill.

May 14, 2020

10:00 a.m. - Scientific Integrity of Coronavirus Responses: House Energy and Commerce Committee, Health Subcommittee

May 13, 2020

3:00 p.m. - Coronavirus Testing & Tracing: House Oversight and Reform Committee, Select Investigative Subcommittee on the Coronavirus Crisis

May 13, 2020

2:45 p.m. - Senator Paul on General Flynn Case: Senator Rand Paul (R-KY) discusses the Justice Department dropping its case against former National Security Adviser General Michael Flynn and FISA reauthorization before the Senate.

May 13, 2020

Compilation - Senate GOP Before/After Meeting: Senate Republicans speak with reporters throughout a caucus meeting in the Hart Senate Office Building about coronavirus responses, relief for state and local budgets, and FISA reauthorization.

May 13, 2020

10:00 a.m. - Coronavirus & Broadband: Senate Commerce Science and Transportation Committee

May 13, 2020

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of H.R. 6172 - USA FREEDOM Reauthorization Act of 2020, voting on amendments to the bill, voting in relation to Daines-Wyden amendment (Sec. 215 Web Browser/Search History Data Collection Prohibition); and Lee-Leahy amendment (Amicus Reform and Exculpatory Evidence).

May 13, 2020

9:30 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets in a pro forma session.

May 12, 2020

3:00 p.m. - Pelosi Statement on Heroes Act: House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) delivers remarks on introduction of follow-on legislation to the CARES Act, further coronavirus response, outlining the bill by reopening the economy based on three pillars.

May 12, 2020

2:45 p.m. - Schumer Weekly: Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer (D-NY) speaks with reporters about coronavirus testing and reopening the economy, the Trump administration's response and the Senate's legislative agenda.

May 12, 2020

2:30 p.m. - Pandemic Liability Review: Senate Judiciary Committee

May 12, 2020

2:15 p.m. - Senate GOP Weekly: Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) and party leaders speak with reporters about reopening the economy and schools amid the coronavirus outbreak, holding committee hearings, House Democrats' introduction of the HEROES Act, FISA reauthorization and the role of the Chinese government in the COVID-19 global pandemic.

May 12, 2020

12:00 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets in a pro forma session.

May 12, 2020

10:30 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate convenes and proceeds to consideration of the nomination of Brian D. Montgomery, to be Deputy Secretary of Housing and Urban Development, voting on confirmation of the nomination, then recessing until 2:15 p.m. for weekly caucus meetings, then voting on the motion to invoke cloture on the nomination of Troy D. Edgar, to be Chief Financial Officer, Department of Homeland Security, when invoked, proceeding to consideration of the nomination.

May 12, 2020

10:00 a.m. - Coronavirus Testing: Senate Health Education Labor and Pensions Committee

May 11, 2020

3:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate convenes and proceeds to consideration of the nomination of Brian D. Montgomery, to be Deputy Secretary of Housing and Urban Development, voting on the motion to invoke cloture on the nomination.

May 8, 2020

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets in a pro forma session.

May 7, 2020

10:45 a.m. - Pelosi Weekly: House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) speaks with reporters about coronavirus, further relief legislation, reopening Congress and the Affordable Care Act.

May 7, 2020

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of the veto message to accompany S.J.Res. 68, to direct the removal of United States Armed Forces from hostilities against the Islamic Republic of Iran that have not been authorized by Congress, voting to override the president's veto on passage of the joint resolution.

May 7, 2020

9:45 a.m. - McCarthy Weekly: House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-CA) speaks with reporters about coronavirus, China and a task force formed, and reopening Congress and the economy.

May 7, 2020

9:30 a.m. - Braithwaite, et al Nominations: Senate Armed Services Committee

May 6, 2020

11:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of the nomination of William R. Evanina, to be Director of the National Counterintelligence and Security Center, voting the motion to invoke cloture, and later, on confirmation of the nomination.

May 6, 2020

10:00 a.m. - Perspectives on Coronavirus Response: House Appropriations Committee, Labor Health and Human Services Education and Related Agencies Subcommittee

May 5, 2020

2:30 p.m. - Miller Nomination for Pandemic Recovery Special IG: Senate Banking Housing and Urban Affairs Committee

May 5, 2020

2:30 p.m. - Schumer on Coronavirus Response Oversight: Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer (D-NY) speaks with reporters about the coronavirus, legislating further relief, testing and reopening the economy, and Trump administration nominations.

May 5, 2020

2:15 p.m. - Senate GOP Weekly: Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) and party leaders speak with reporters about coronavirus, reopening the economy, relief for state and local governments, and the Chinese role in unleashing a global pandemic.

May 5, 2020

11:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate convenes and proceeds to the nomination of William R. Evanina, to be Director of the National Counterintelligence and Security Center, recessing from 12:30 p.m. until 2:15 p.m. for weekly caucus meetings.

May 5, 2020

10:30 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets in a pro forma session.

May 5, 2020

9:30 a.m. - Ratcliffe Nomination for DNI: Senate Select Committee on Intelligence

May 4, 2020

3:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of the nomination of Robert J. Feitel, to be Inspector General, Nuclear Regulatory Commission, voting on confirmation of the nomination.

May 1, 2020

12:00 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets in a pro forma session.

April 30, 2020

1:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate meets in a pro forma session.

April 30, 2020

10:45 a.m. - Pelosi, Clyburn on Fairness in Coronavirus Relief: House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) is joined by Rep. James Clyburn (D-SC) to speak with reporters about responses and testing for coronavirus, broadband initiative and reopening Congress.

April 29, 2020

2:00 p.m. - Pelosi, Clyburn Name Coronavirus Select Subcommittee: House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) and designated Chairman Jim Clyburn (D-SC) announce members selected for the Select Subcommittee on the Coronavirus Crisis, created by H.Res. 935 adopted by the House, Pelosi taking questions about proxy voting and remote committee action.

April 28, 2020

9:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets in a pro forma session.

April 27, 2020

6:00 p.m. - Schakowsky, et al on CARES Act Implementation: Rep. Jan Schakowsky (D-IL) is joined by a banker and small business owners to discuss the Payment Protection Program and CARES Act implementation, on a video conference.

April 27, 2020

8:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate meets in a pro forma session.

April 24, 2020

11:30 a.m. - Pelosi Weekly: House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) speaks with reporters about legislation and process throughout the coronavirus pandemic, reopening Congress and the economy.

April 24, 2020

10:30 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets in a pro forma session.

April 23, 2020

6:15 p.m. - Pelosi Signs CARES Act Supplemental: House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) is joined by Majority Leader Steny Hoyer (D-MD), Financial Services Committee Chair Maxine Waters (D-CA), Small Business Committee Chair Nydia Vezlzquez (D-NY) and Ways and Means Committee Chairman Richard Neal (D-MA) for remarks before she signs an enrolled copy of H.R. 266 - Paycheck Protection Program and Health Care Enhancement Act, in the Rayburn Room of the U.S. Capitol.

April 23, 2020

5:30 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate meets in a pro forma session.

April 23, 2020

4:15 p.m. - CBC on Coronavirus Relief Priorities: Members of the Congressional Black Caucus discuss their own CBC coronavirus response legislative proposal as the House votes on the Paycheck Protection Program and Health Care Enhancement Act.

April 23, 2020

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets for legislative business. H.Res. 935 - Establishing a Select Subcommittee on the Coronavirus Crisis as a select investigative subcommittee of the Committee on Oversight and Reform (One Hour of Debate) (Rep. McGovern / Rules) // Senate Amendment to H.R. 266 - Paycheck Protection Program and Health Care Enhancement Act (Two Hours of Debate) // Staggered Voting Groups

April 22, 2020

5:30 p.m. - Establishing the Coronavirus Select Subcommittee: House Rules Committee

April 22, 2020

3:00 p.m. - House GOP Weekly: House Republican Conference Chair Liz Cheney (R-WY), Minority Whip Steve Scalise (R-LA) and Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-CA) speak with reporters about the federal coronavirus response, the pandemic's origin in China, and the legislative process amid the outbreak.

April 22, 2020

1:00 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets in a pro forma session.

April 21, 2020

5:30 p.m. - Pelosi, Schumer on Coronavirus Relief: Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer (D-NY) is joined by House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) to discuss coronavirus-related legislation passed minutes earlier by the Senate.

April 21, 2020

5:15 p.m. - McConnell on Coronavirus Relief: Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) discusses coronavirus-related legislation passed minutes earlier by the Senate.

April 21, 2020

4:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate convenes and passes H.R. 266, legislative vehicle for Paycheck Protection Program / COVID Relief, by voice vote; and H.R. 6322, Student Veteran Coronavirus Response Act of 2020, by unanimous consent.

April 21, 2020

10:30 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets in a pro forma session.

April 20, 2020

2:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate meets in a pro forma session.

April 17, 2020

11:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets in a pro forma session.

April 16, 2020

3:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate meets in a pro forma session.

April 14, 2020

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets in a pro forma session.

April 13, 2020

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate meets in a pro forma session.

April 10, 2020

9:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets in a pro forma session.

April 9, 2020

10:40 a.m. - Cardin on Coronavirus Economic Relief: Senator Ben Cardin (D-MD) discusses the Paycheck Protection Program and amending the CARES Act to address the coronavirus outbreak minutes after objecting to a unanimous consent request on the Senate floor.

April 9, 2020

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate meets in a pro forma session.

April 7, 2020

11:30 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets in a pro forma session.

April 6, 2020

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate meets in a pro forma session.

April 3, 2020

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets in a pro forma session.

April 2, 2020

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate meets in a pro forma session.

March 31, 2020

3:00 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets in a pro forma session.

March 30, 2020

11:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate meets in a pro forma session.

March 27, 2020

1:45 p.m. - Pelosi Signs CARES Act: House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) and Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-CA) deliver remarks before Pelosi signs an enrolled copy of H.R. 748 - Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act minutes after passage by a voice vote of a quorum of the House.

March 27, 2020

9:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets for legislative business. Senate Amendment to H.R. 748 - Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act (Three Hours of Debate) (Sen. McConnell // Appropriations)

March 26, 2020

11:30 a.m. - McCarthy Weekly: House Minority Leader Kevin (R-CA) speaks with reporters about the coronavirus relief package passed by the Senate and floor procedure for House consideration.

March 26, 2020

11:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets in a pro forma session.

March 26, 2020

10:45 a.m. - Pelosi Weekly: House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) speaks with reporters about the coronavirus relief package passed by the Senate, in a House studio.

March 25, 2020

11:45 p.m. - Schumer on Coronavirus Relief: Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) speaks with reporters about passage of the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act.

March 25, 2020

11:30 p.m. - McConnell on Coronavirus Relief: Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) speaks with reporters about passage of the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act.

March 25, 2020

3:45 p.m. - McCarthy on Third Coronavirus Package: House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-CA) discusses features of the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act, taking questions about how the House could process the bill without a quorum present.

March 25, 2020

2:00 p.m. - Senate GOP on Third Coronavirus Package: Senator Ben Sasse (R-NE) is joined by Senators Tim Scott (R-SC), Lindsey Graham (R-SC) and Rick Scott (R-FL) to discuss features of H.R. 748, legislative vehicle for the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act.

March 25, 2020

12:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of H.R. 748, legislative vehicle for the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act.

March 25, 2020

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets in a pro forma session.

March 24, 2020

12:00 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets in a pro forma session.

March 24, 2020

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of H.R. 748, legislative vehicle for the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act

March 23, 2020

2:00 p.m. - Pelosi Statement on Coronavirus Relief: House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) delivers a statement on the tenth anniversary of the Affordable Care Act, and on introducing the Take Responsibility for Workers and Families Act.

March 23, 2020

12:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of the motion to proceed to H.R. 748, legislative vehicle for the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act, voting on a motion to proceed to the motion to reconsider the motion to invoke cloture on the motion to proceed; the motion to reconsider the motion to proceed; and the motion to invoke cloture on the motion to proceed upon reconsideration to the bill.

March 23, 2020

11:30 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets in a pro forma session.

March 22, 2020

Compilation - Senate Democrats on Drafting Coronavirus Relief Package:

Senate Democrats speak separately with reporters outside the Kennedy Caucus Room as work on the Coronvirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act, continued.

March 22, 2020

Compilation - Senate GOP on Drafting Coronavirus Relief Package: Senate Republicans speak separately with reporters outside a Dirksen Senate Office Building committee room as work on the Coronvirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act, continued.

March 22, 2020

2:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of the motion to proceed to H.R. 748, legislative vehicle for the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act, voting on the motion to invoke cloture on the motion.

March 22, 2020

12:30 p.m. - McConnell on Drafting Coronavirus Relief Package: Senator Mitch McConnell (R-KY) briefs reporters after meeting with counterparts and Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin to discuss a coronavirus response package before a first procedural vote on the Senate floor.

March 21, 2020

Compilation - Senate GOP on Drafting Coronavirus Relief Package: Senate Republicans speak separately with reporters outside a Dirksen Senate Office Building committee room as work on the Coronvirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act, continued

March 21, 2020

12:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of H.R. 748, legislative vehicle for the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act.

March 20, 2020

Compilation - Senate GOP on Coronavirus Relief Package Drafting: Senate Republicans speak separately with reporters outside the Kennedy Caucus Room as work on S. 3548 - Coronvirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act, continued.

March 20, 2020

12:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate convenes and proceeds to a period of morning business.

March 19, 2020

12:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate convenes and proceeds to a period of morning business, thereafter resuming consideration of S. 3548 - Coronvirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act.

March 19, 2020

9:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets in a pro forma session.

March 18, 2020

3:45 p.m. - Senate GOP on Coronavirus Economic Relief: Senators Marco Rubio (R-FL) and Susan Collins (R-ME) discuss proposed loans to small businesses as part of a forthcoming stimulus package in response to the coronavirus outbreak inside the United States.

March 18, 2020

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate convenes in precedes to a period of morning business, voting on amendments and passage of H.R. 6201 - Families First Coronavirus Response Act.

March 17, 2020

3:15 p.m. - Senate Democrats on Coronavirus Response: Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer (D-NY) is joined by Senators Dick Durbin (D-IL) and Debbie Stabenow (D-MI) speak with reporters about legislative efforts to combat the coronavirus outbreak inside the United States.

March 17, 2020

3:00 p.m. - McConnell on Coronavirus Response: Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) speaks with reporters about legislative efforts to combat the coronavirus outbreak inside the United States.

March 17, 2020

Compilation - Senate GOP on Coronavirus Response: Senate Republicans speak separately before and after a Senate Republican Conference meeting with reporters about legislative efforts to combat the coronavirus outbreak inside the United States, followed by Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin and National Economic Council Director Larry Kudlow.

March 17, 2020

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate convenes and proceeds to a period of morning business, recessing from 12:30 p.m. until 2:15 p.m. for weekly caucus meetings.

March 16, 2020

3:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of the motion to invoke cloture on the motion to proceed to H.R. 6172 – USA FREEDOM Reauthorization Act of 2020, passing S. 3501, a bill to provide a 77-day extension of certain authorities for foreign intelligence and international terrorism investigations, by voice vote.

March 16, 2020

11:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets in a pro forma session.

March 13, 2020

10:00 p.m. - House Democrats on Coronavirus Response: House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) and Majority Leader Steny Hoyer (D-MD) are joined by Reps. Susie Lee (D-NV), Abigail Spanberger (D-VA), Gil Cisneros (D-CA) and Lizzie Fletcher (D-TX) to speak with reporters about next steps for H.R. 6201 - Families First Coronavirus Response Act negotiated with the administration.

March 13, 2020

2:00 p.m. - Pelosi Statement on Coronavirus Response: House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) delivers a statement on H.R. 6201 - Families First Coronavirus Response Act.

March 13, 2020

9:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets for legislative business. One Minutes // Suspension: H.R. 6201 - Families First Coronavirus Response Act (Subject to a Rule) (Reps. Lowey / Scott (VA) / Neal / Bishop (GA) / DeLauro / Pallone – Appropriations / Education and Labor / Ways and Means  / Agriculture / Energy and Commerce) // Special Orders

March 12, 2020

1:00 p.m. - Senate Democrats on Coronavirus & the Workplace: Senators Kirsten Gillibrand (D-NY), Kamala Harris (D-CA) and Cory Booker (D-NJ) discuss paid sick leave and other measures in a bill introduced to deal with the coronavirus outbreak inside the United States.

March 12, 2020

12:00 p.m. - Friends of Ireland Luncheon: House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA), Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY), Irish Prime Minister Leo Varadkar and others deliver remarks at annual luncheon on the occasion of St. Patrick's Day.

March 12, 2020

10:45 a.m. - Pelosi Weekly: House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) speaks with reporters about the coronavirus outbreak and legislative responses, the Democrat primary, and a visit by Irish Taoseach Leo Varadkar.

March 12, 2020

10:15 a.m. - McCarthy Weekly: House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-CA) speaks with reporters about the coronavirus outbreak and state, federal and legislative responses.

March 12, 2020

9:30 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of the nomination of James P. Danly, to be a Member of the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission, voting on confirmation of the nomination.

March 12, 2020

9:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets for legislative business.

March 11, 2020

12:15 p.m. - Democrats on Student Loan Rules: Senator Dick Durbin (D-IL) and Rep. Susie Lee (D-NV) discuss the "Borrower Defense" Rule by the Department of Education relating to when a student loan borrower to obtain a discharge challenged by a disapproval resolution passed by the Senate.

March 11, 2020

11:30 a.m. - Senate Democrats on Coronavirus & the Workplace: Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer (D-NY) is joined by Senators Patty Murray (D-WA), Sherrod Brown (D-OH), Patrick Leahy (D-VT), Ron Wyden (D-OR), Mark Warner (D-VA) and Ben Cardin (D-MD) discuss paid sick leave and other measures in a bill introduced to deal with the coronavirus outbreak inside the United States.

March 11, 2020

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at 10:00 a.m. for morning hour and noon for legislative business. One Minutes // S.J.Res. 68 - A joint resolution to direct the removal of United States Armed Forces from hostilities against the Islamic Republic of Iran that have not been authorized by Congress (Closed Rule, One Hour of Debate) (Sen. Kaine / Foreign Affairs) // H.R. 6172 – USA FREEDOM Reauthorization Act of 2020 (Closed Rule, One Hour of Debate) (Reps. Nadler / Schiff / Judiciary / Intelligence) // Postponed Suspension Vote: S. 760 - Support for Veterans in Effective Apprenticeships Act of 2019 (Sen. Peters / Education and Labor) // Special Orders

March 11, 2020

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of S.J.Res. 56 - A joint resolution providing for congressional disapproval under chapter 8 of title 5, United States Code, of the rule submitted by the Department of Education relating to "Borrower Defense Institutional Accountability," voting on passage of the joint resolution, thereafter resuming a period of morning business.

March 10, 2020

2:30 p.m. - Senate Democrats Weekly: Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer (D-NY) and party leaders speak with reporters about the coronavirus response and legislating in the Senate.

March 10, 2020

2:15 p.m. - Senate GOP Weekly: Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) and party leaders speak with reporters about the coronavirus response and confirming administration nominees.

March 10, 2020

2:00 p.m. - Trump After Senate GOP Meeting: President Donald Trump speaks with reporters after meeting with Senate Republicans at their weekly luncheon meeting about legislative proposals to respond to the coronavirus outbreak inside the United States.

March 10, 2020

1:00 p.m. - Black Maternal Health Caucus Update: Reps. Lauren Underwood (D-IL), Alma Adams (D-NC) and Senator Kamala Harris (D-CA) are joined by Reps. Lucy McBath (D-GA), Jan Schakowsky (D-IL), Joseph Kennedy III (D-MA), Sharice Davids (D-KS), Ayanna Pressley (D-MA) and Gwen Moore (D-WI) of the Black Maternal Health Caucus to introduce legislation to address maternal health conditions.

March 10, 2020

10:00 a.m. - House GOP Weekly: House Republican Conference Chair Liz Cheney (R-WY), Minority Whip Steve Scalise (R-LA) and Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-CA) are joined by House Administration Committee Ranking Member Rodney Davis (R-IL) to speak with reporters about coronavirus response and the Capitol, FISA surveillance reauthorization and relations with the Trump administration.

March 10, 2020

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at 10:00 a.m. for morning hour and noon for legislative business. One Minutes // Suspensions (4): H.R. 6020 - To require an evaluation by the Government Accountability Office of the social, economic, and historic contributions that Minor League Baseball has made to American life and culture (Rep. Trahan / Oversight and Reform) // H.Res. 756 - Implementing recommendations adopted by the Select Committee on the Modernization of Congress (Rep. Kilmer / House Administration) // S. 760 - Support for Veterans in Effective Apprenticeships Act of 2019 (Sen. Peters / Education and Labor) // H.R. 3598 - FREED Vets Act, as amended (Rep. Lamb / Education and Labor) // Special Orders

March 10, 2020

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of S. 2657 - legislative vehicle for the American Energy Innovation Act, recessing from 12:30 p.m. until 2:10 p.m. for weekly caucus meetings, then proceeding to consideration of S.J.Res. 56 - A joint resolution providing for congressional disapproval under chapter 8 of title 5, United States Code, of the rule submitted by the Department of Education relating to "Borrower Defense Institutional Accountability."

March 9, 2020

3:00 p.m. - House Democrats on Removing Taney Bust: House Majority Leader Steny Hoyer (D-MD) is joined by Reps. Karen Bass (D-CA), Jim McGovern (D-MA), Dutch Ruppersberger (D-MD), John Sarbanes (D-MD), Jamie Raskin (D-MD) to introduce legislation to remove the bust of Chief Justice Roger Taney for his 1857 ruling in Dred Scott v. Sandford from the Old Senate Chamber in the U.S. Capitol.

March 9, 2020

3:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of the motion to invoke cloture on the substitute amendment to S. 2657 - legislative vehicle for the American Energy Innovation Act, voting on the motion.

March 9, 2020

12:00 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at noon for morning hour and 2:00 p.m. for legislative business, with votes postponed until 6:30 p.m. One Minutes // Suspensions (6): H.R. 2877 - To add Ireland to the E-3 nonimmigrant visa program (Rep. Neal / Judiciary) // Senate Amendment to H.R. 1365 - To make technical corrections to the Guam World War II Loyalty Recognition Act (Rep. San Nicolas / Natural Resources) // H.Res. 754 - Expressing the sense of the House of Representatives that the United States should continue to support the people of Nicaragua in their peaceful efforts to promote democracy and human rights, and use the tools under United States law to increase political and financial pressure on the government of Daniel Ortega, as amended (Rep. Sires / Foreign Affairs) // H.Res. 410 - Encouraging reunions of divided Korean-American Families (Rep. Bass / Foreign Affairs) // H.R. 2444 - Eastern European Security Act, as amended (Rep. McCaul / Foreign Affairs) // H.R. 1771 - Divided Families Reunification Act (Rep. Meng / Foreign Affairs) // Special Orders

March 5, 2020

1:00 p.m. - Democrats on Coronavirus Vaccination: Reps. Jan Schakowsky (D-IL), Lloyd Doggett (D-TX), and Rosa DeLauro (D-CT) are joined by Senator Chris Van Hollen (D-MD) and others to call for affordable coronavirus vaccines and treatments.

March 5, 2020

12:45 p.m. - Pelosi Weekly: House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) speaks with reporters about the coronavirus emergency funding package, the Trump Administration's response, precautions around the Capitol, a forthcoming FISA reauthorization, the Democrat presidential primary and women in politics.

March 5, 2020

11:45 a.m. - McCarthy Weekly: House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-CA) speaks with reporters about the coronavirus emergency funding package, floor procedure, remarks by Senator Charles Schumer (D-NY) at the Supreme Court, and a forthcoming FISA reauthorization.

March 5, 2020

10:15 a.m. - Tri-Caucus on 2020 Census: Reps. Judy Chu (D-CA) is joined by House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA), Majority Leader Steny Hoyer (D-MD), Joaquin Castro (D-TX), Karen Bass (D-CA), Steven Horsford (D-NV), Hakeem Jeffries (D-NY), Katherine Clark (D-MA), Carolyn Maloney (D-NY), Jose Serrano (D-NY), Deb Haaland (D-NM) of the Congressional Tri-Caucus to discuss the 2020 census and communities of color.

March 5, 2020

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of S. 2657 - legislative vehicle for the American Energy Innovation Act; and H.R. 6074 - Coronavirus Preparedness and Response Supplemental Appropriations Act, 2020, voting on Paul amendment #1506, and passage of the bill.

March 5, 2020

Time TBA - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: Agenda TBD

March 5, 2020

9:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets for legislative business. One Minutes // Complete Consideration of H.R. 1140 - Rights for Transportation Security Officers Act of 2020 (Rep. Thompson (MS) / Homeland Security) // The Rule provides no further general debate and makes in order the following amendments: Rep. Gonzalez-Colon Amendment (10 minutes);  Rep. Rose Amendment (10 minutes); Reps. Underwood / Hayes Amendment (10 minutes); Reps. Peters / Moulton / Rice (NY) Amendment (10 minutes); Rep. Brown Amendment (10 minutes); Rep. Kim Amendment (10 minutes); Rep. Cisneros Amendment (10 minutes); Rep. Spanberger (10 minutes); Rep. Schrier Amendment (10 minutes) // Special Orders

March 4, 2020

1:30 p.m. - Bipartisan Senators on LWCF: Senator Cory Gardner (R-CO) is joined by Senators Steve Daines (R-MT), Joe Manchin (D-WV), Lamar Alexander (R-TN), Maria Cantwell (D-WA), Rob Portman (R-OH), Mark Warner (D-VA), Angus King (I-ME), Martin Heinrich (D-NM),  Tom Udall (D-NM), Jon Tester (D-MT) and Michael Bennet (D-CO) to discuss the Land and Water Conservation Fund.

March 4, 2020

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at 10:00 a.m. for morning hour and noon for legislative business. One Minutes // Begin Consideration of H.R. 1140 - Rights for Transportation Security Officers Act of 2020 (Rep. Thompson (MS) / Homeland Security) // Suspension: H.R. 6074 – Coronavirus Preparedness and Response Supplemental Appropriations Act, 2020 (Rep. Lowey / Appropriations) // Postponed Suspension Vote: S. 1678 - Taiwan Allies International Protection and Enhancement Initiative (TAIPEI) Act of 2019, as amended (Sen. Cory Gardner / Foreign Affairs) // Special Orders

March 4, 2020

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of the motion to proceed to S. 2657 - legislative vehicle for the American Energy Innovation Act, post-cloture, voting on the motion.

March 3, 2020

2:30 p.m. - Senate Democrats Weekly: Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer (D-NY) and party leaders speak with reporters about emergency supplemental appropriations to confront the coronavirus outbreak.

March 3, 2020

2:15 p.m. - Senate GOP Weekly: Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) and party leaders speak with reporters about emergency supplemental appropriations to confront the coronavirus outbreak, an energy bill before the body, Women's History Month, and the Democratic primary.

March 3, 2020

10:00 a.m. - House GOP Weekly: House Republican Conference Chair Liz Cheney (R-WY), Minority Whip Steve Scalise (R-LA) and Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-CA) are joined by Rep. Greg Walden (R-OR) to speak with reporters about the federal response to coronavirus, a forthcoming FISA reauthorization, the Super Tuesday primary vote, and a challenge to the Affordable Care Act soon before the Supreme Court.

March 3, 2020

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at 10:00 a.m. for morning hour and noon for legislative business. One Minutes // Suspensions (4): H.Res. 387 - Condemning continued violence against civilians by armed groups in the Central African Republic and supporting efforts to achieve a lasting political solution to the conflict, as amended (Rep. Cicilline / Foreign Affairs) // H.R. 4508 - Malala Yousafzai Scholarship Act, as amended (Rep. Jeffries / Foreign Affairs) // S. 1678 - Taiwan Allies International Protection and Enhancement Initiative (TAIPEI) Act of 2019, as amended (Sen. Gardner / Foreign Affairs) // H.Res. 230 - Expressing the sense of the House of Representatives that the United States condemns all forms of violence against children globally and recognizes the harmful impacts of violence against children, as amended (Rep. McGovern / Foreign Affairs) // Special Orders

March 3, 2020

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of the motion proceed to S. 2657 - Advanced Geothermal Innovation Leadership Act of 2019, post-cloture, recessing from 12:30 p.m. until 2:15 p.m. for a weekly caucus meetings.

March 2, 2020

3:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of the motion to invoke cloture on the motion to proceed to S. 2657 - Advanced Geothermal Innovation Leadership Act of 2019, voting on the motion, when invoked, proceeding to the motion to proceed.

March 2, 2020

12:00 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at noon for morning hour and 2:00 p.m. for legislative business, with votes postponed until 6:30 p.m. One Minutes // Suspensions (4): H.R. 5931 - Improving FHA Support for Small Dollar Mortgages Act of 2020, as amended (Rep. Clay / Financial Services) // H.R. 5003 - Fair Debt Collection Practices for Servicemembers Act, as amended (Rep. Dean / Financial Services) // H.R. 5932 - Ensuring Chinese Debt Transparency Act of 2020, as amended (Rep. Hill / Financial Services) // H.R. 4351 - Yes In My Backyard Act, as amended (Rep. Heck / Financial Services) // Special Orders

February 28, 2020

10:00 a.m. - New Democrat Coalition Update: Reps. Derek Kilmer (D-WA) and Ann Kuster (D-NH) are joined by members of the New Democrat Coalition to discuss their 2020 legislative agenda.

February 28, 2020

9:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets for legislative business. One Minutes // H.R. 2339 – Protecting American Lungs and Reversing the Youth Tobacco Epidemic Act of 2019 (Subject to a Rule) (Rep. Pallone / Energy and Commerce / Ways and Means) // Special Orders

February 28, 2020

8:30 a.m. - Iran Policy: House Foreign Affairs Committee

February 27, 2020

12:00 p.m. - Opioid Task Force Update: Reps. Ann Kuster (D-NH) and Brian Fitzpatrick (R-PA) are joined by members of the Bipartisan Opioid Task Force to discuss their 2020 legislative agenda, a package of 27 pieces of legislation.

February 27, 2020

11:45 a.m. - McCarthy Weekly: House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-CA) speaks with reporters about the federal response to the coronavirus and Senator Bernie Sanders' (I-VT) stance towards Cuba.

February 27, 2020

10:45 a.m. - Pelosi Weekly: House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) speaks with reporters about President Trump's fiscal 2021 budget, federal response to the coronavirus and market reactions, a youth tobacco/vaping bill soon before the House, gun violence prevention and the Democrat primary.

February 27, 2020

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at 10:00 a.m. for morning hour and noon for legislative business. One Minutes // H.Res. 866 - Rule providing for consideration of H.R. 2339 - Protecting American Lungs and Reversing the Youth Tobacco Epidemic Act of 2019 (Rep. Shalala / Rules) // Special Orders

February 27, 2020

9:30 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes the nomination of Travis Greaves, to be a Judge of the U.S. Tax Court, post-cloture, voting on confirmation of the nomination.

February 26, 2020

1:30 p.m. - House GOP Weekly: House Republican Conference Chair Liz Cheney (R-WY), Minority Whip Steve Scalise (R-LA) and Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-CA) are joined by Rep. Mario Diaz-Balart (R-FL) to speak with reporters about the coronavirus response, Senator Bernie Sanders' (I-VT) stance towards Cuba and the fiscal 2021 budget.

February 26, 2020

1:00 p.m. - Coronavirus Response: House Energy and Commerce Committee, Health Subcommittee

February 26, 2020

11:30 a.m. - House Democrats on Antilynching Legislation: Rep. Bobby Rush (D-IL) is joined by House Majority Leader Steny Hoyer (D-MD), Reps. Jerry Nadler (D-NY) and Karen Bass (D-CA) to discuss H.R. 35 - Emmett Till Antilynching Act, to be debated on the floor.

February 26, 2020

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets for morning hour and legislative business, with votes postponed until 6:30 p.m. One Minutes // Suspensions (8): H.R. 35 - Emmett Till Antilynching Act, as amended (Rep. Rush / Judiciary) // H.R. 560 - Northern Mariana Islands Relief Act, as amended (Rep. Sablan / Natural Resources) // H.R. 2427 - Chesapeake Bay Gateways and Watertrails Network Reauthorization Act of 2019 (Rep. Sarbanes / Natural Resources) // H.R. 473 - To authorize the Every Word We Utter Monument to establish a commemorative work in the District of Columbia and its environs, and for other purposes, as amended (Rep. Neguse / Natural Resources) // H.R. 2490 - To amend the National Trails System Act to direct the Secretary of the Interior to conduct a study on the feasibility of designating the Chief Standing Bear National Historic Trail, and for other purposes (Rep. Fortenberry / Natural Resources) // H.R. 2819 - Gold Star Mothers Families National Monument Extension Act, as amended (Rep. Kim / Natural Resources) // H.R. 3399 - To amend the Nutria Eradication and Control Act of 2003 to include California in the program, and for other purposes (Rep. Harder / Natural Resources) // H.R. 1492 - Yucca House National Monument Expansion Act (Rep. Tipton / Natural Resources) // Special Orders

February 25, 2020

2:30 p.m. - Senate Democrats Weekly: Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer (D-NY) and party leaders speak to reporters about coronavirus response, legislating in the Senate, election interference and a pair of abortion bills up for procedural votes.

February 25, 2020

2:15 p.m. - Senate GOP Weekly: Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) and party leaders speak to reporters about reauthorizing the FISA surveillance program, a pair of abortion bills up for procedural votes, the economy and the Democrat primaries, coronavirus response and trade policy.

February 25, 2020

2:00 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets for legislative business. One Minutes // Suspensions (5): H.R. 2227 - Gold Star Spouses and Spouses of Injured Servicemembers Leasing Relief Expansion Act of 2019, as amended (Rep. Bustos / Veterans’ Affairs) // H.R. 4852 - GIVE Act (Rep. Torres / Veterans’ Affairs) // H.R. 3749 - Legal Services for Homeless Veterans Act, as amended (Rep. Panetta / Veterans’ Affairs) // H.R. 4613 - VA Reporting Transparency Act (Rep. Rose (NY) / Veterans’ Affairs) // H.R. 561 - Protecting Business Opportunities for Veterans Act of 2019, as amended (Rep. Bergman / Veterans’ Affairs) // Special Orders

February 25, 2020

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes the nomination of Robert Anthony Molloy, to be Judge for the District Court of the Virgin Islands, post-cloture, voting on confirmation of the nomination; and on motions to invoke cloture on the nominations of Silvia Carreno-Coll, to be U.S. District Judge for the District of Puerto Rico; Katharine MacGregor, to be Deputy Secretary of the Interior, recessing from 12:30 p.m. until 2:15 p.m. for weekly caucus meetings, later voting on motions to invite cloture on motions to proceed to S. 3275 - Pain-Capable Unborn Child Protection Act; S. 311 - Born-Alive Abortion Survivors Protection Act; confirmation of the Carreno-Coll and MacGregor nominations; and on the motion to invoke cloture on the nomination of Travis Greaves, to be a Judge of the U.S. Tax Court.

February 24, 2020

3:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate convenes and Senator Tammy Baldwin (D-WI) is recognized to deliver Washington's Farewell Address. The Senate then resumes consideration of the nomination of Robert Anthony Molloy, to be Judge for the District Court of the Virgin Islands, voting on the motion to proceed to the nomination.

February 21, 2020

11:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets in a pro forma session.

February 20, 2020

2:30 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate meets in a pro forma session.

February 18, 2020

10:30 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets in a pro forma session.

February 17, 2020

1:45 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate meets in a pro forma session.

February 14, 2020

11:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets in a pro forma session.

February 13, 2020

2:15 p.m. - Senate Democrats on War Powers Resolution: Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer (D-NY) is joined by Senators Tim Kaine (D-VA), Dick Durbin (D-IL), Tom Udall (D-NM) and Tammy Duckworth (D-IL) to discuss Kaine's War Powers Resolution on Iran passed 55-45 by the Senate.

February 13, 2020

11:30 a.m. - McCarthy Weekly: House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-CA) speaks to reporters about the economy, the Democrat primaries, further impeachment rhetoric by Democrats and the Equal Rights Amendment legislation passed by the House.

February 13, 2020

10:45 a.m. - Pelosi Weekly: House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) speaks to reporters about Equal Rights Amendment legislation passed by the House, cuts to health care programs in President Trump's proposed fiscal 2021 budget, Attorney General Bill Barr, and a War Powers resolution regarding Iran before the Senate.

February 13, 2020

9:30 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of S.J.Res. 68, to direct the removal of United States Armed Forces from hostilities against the Islamic Republic of Iran that have not been authorized by Congress, voting on Cruz amendment #1301 (findings); Cotton amendment #1305 (termination requirement); Risch amendment #1314 (findings); Rubio amendment #1320 (findings); Sullivan amendment #1319 (rule of construction); Reed amendment #1322 (findings); and later on passage of the joint resolution.

February 13, 2020

9:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets for legislative business. One Minutes // H.J.Res. 79 - Removing the deadline for the ratification of the equal rights amendment (Closed Rule, One Hour of Debate) (Rep. Speier / Judiciary) // Special Orders

February 12, 2020

2:30 p.m. - Senators on Iran War Powers Resolution: Senators Tim Kaine (D-VA), Dick Durbin (D-IL), Mike Lee (R-UT) and Susan Collins (R-ME) speak to reporters about S.J.Res. 68, to direct the removal of United States Armed Forces from hostilities against the Islamic Republic of Iran that have not been authorized by Congress, then before the Senate.

February 12, 2020

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at 10:00 a.m. for morning hour and noon for legislative business. One Minutes // H.R. 2546 - Protecting America's Wilderness Act (Rep. DeGette / Natural Resources) // The Rule provides for one hour of general debate and makes in order the following amendments: Rep. DeGette Amendment (10 minutes); Rep. McClintock Amendment #1 (10 minutes); Rep. McClintock Amendment #2 (10 minutes); Rep. Brown Amendment (10 minutes); Rep. Panetta Amendment (10 minutes); Rep. Westerman Amendment #1 (10 minutes); Rep. Westerman Amendment #2 (10 minutes); Reps. Cunningham / Tipton Amendment (10 minutes); Rep. Tipton Amendment #1 (10 minutes); Rep. Tipton Amendment #2 (10 minutes); Rep. Kilmer Amendment (10 minutes); Rep. Schrier Amendment (10 minutes) // Special Orders  

February 12, 2020

9:30 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of the nominations of Joshua M. Kindred, to be U.S. District Judge for the District of Alaska; Matthew Thomas Schelp, to be U.S. District Judge for the Eastern District of Missouri; John Fitzgerald Kness, to be U.S. District Judge for the Northern District of Illinois; and Philip M. Halpern, to be U.S. District Judge for the Southern District of New York, voting on confirmation of the nominations; later beginning consideration of S.J.Res. 68, to direct the removal of United States Armed Forces from hostilities against the Islamic Republic of Iran that have not been authorized by Congress.

February 11, 2020

2:30 p.m. - Senate Democrats Introduce Clean Economy Act: Senator Tom Carper (D-DE) is joined by Senators Dick Durbin (D-IL), Bob Menendez (D-NJ) and others to introduce the Clean Economy Act.

February 11, 2020

2:30 p.m. - Senate Democrats Weekly: Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer (D-NY) is joined by Senators Mark Warner, Richard Blumenthal and Tina Smith to discuss election security legislation, President Trump's acquittal of impeachment and a War Powers resolution regarding Iran forthcoming.

February 11, 2020

2:15 p.m. - Senate GOP Weekly: Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) and party leaders speak to reporters about judicial nominations, the legislative agenda and President Trump's fiscal 2021 federal budget proposal.

February 11, 2020

12:15 p.m. - Schumer, Pelosi on FY2021 Budget: Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer (D-NY) and House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) discuss President Trump's fiscal 2021 federal budget proposal.

February 11, 2020

11:45 a.m. - Problem Solvers Caucus: Reps. Tom Reed (R-NY), Josh Gottheimer (D-NJ) and members of the Problem Solvers Caucus discuss their legislative agenda for 2020.

February 11, 2020

10:30 a.m. - Senate Democrats on Health Care in FY21 Budget: Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer (D-NY) is joined by Senators Debbie Stabenow (D-MI), Patty Murray (D-WA) and Ron Wyden (D-OR) to discuss health care elements in President Trump's fiscal 2021 federal budget proposal.

February 11, 2020

10:00 a.m. - Monetary Policy: House Financial Services Committee

February 11, 2020

10:00 a.m. - House GOP Weekly: House Republican Conference Chair Liz Cheney (R-WY), Minority Whip Steve Scalise (R-LA) and Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-CA) are joined by Reps. Mac Thornberry (R-TX), Steve Womack (R-AR) and Drew Ferguson (R-GA) to speak with reporters about President Trump's fiscal 2021 federal budget proposal.

February 11, 2020

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at 10:00 a.m. for morning hour and noon for legislative business. One Minutes // H.Res. 844 - Providing for consideration of the bill (H.R. 2546) to designate certain lands in the State of Colorado as components of the National Wilderness Preservation System, and for other purposes; providing for consideration of the joint resolution (H.J. Res. 79) removing the deadline for the ratification of the Equal Rights Amendment; and for other purposes. (Rep. Scanlon / Rules) //  Suspension: H.R. 1980 - Smithsonian Women's History Museum Act (Rep. Carolyn Maloney / House Administration) // Special Orders

February 11, 2020

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of Andrew Lynn Brasher, to be U.S. Circuit Judge for the Eleventh Circuit, recessing from 12:30 p.m. until 2:15 p.m. for weekly caucus meetings, thereafter voting on confirmation on the Brasher nomination, and on motions to invoke cloture on the nominations of Joshua M. Kindred, to be U.S. District Judge for the District of Alaska; Matthew Thomas Schelp, to be U.S. District Judge for the Eastern District of Missouri; John Fitzgerald Kness, to be U.S. District Judge for the Northern District of Illinois; and Philip M. Halpern, to be U.S. District Judge for the Southern District of New York.

February 10, 2020

3:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of Andrew Lynn Brasher, to be U.S. Circuit Judge for the Eleventh Circuit, voting on the motion to invoke cloture on the Brasher nomination.

February 10, 2020

12:00 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at noon for Morning Hour and 2:00 p.m. for legislative business, with votes postponed until 6:30 p.m. One Minutes // Suspensions (9): H.R. 1494 - Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs) Homeland Security Partnerships Act, as amended (Rep. Thompson (MS) / Homeland Security) // S. 2107 - Protecting America’s Food and Agriculture Act of 2019 (Sen. Peters / Homeland Security) // H.R. 5273 - Securing America’s Ports Act (Rep. Torres Small / Homeland Security) // H.R. 3413 - DHS Acquisition Reform Act of 2019 (Rep. Crenshaw / Homeland Security) // H.R. 504 - DHS Field Engagement Accountability Act, as amended (Rep. Bacon / Homeland Security) // H.R. 2932 - Homeland Security for Children Act, as amended (Rep. Payne / Homeland Security) // H.R. 4737 - Department of Homeland Security Climate Change Research Act, as amended (Rep. Clarke / Homeland Security) // H.R. 4432 - Protecting Critical Infrastructure Against Drones and Emerging Threats Act (Rep. Richmond / Homeland Security) // H.R. 4753 - Drone Origin Security Enhancement Act (Rep. Crenshaw / Homeland Security) // Special Orders  

February 7, 2020

9:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets for legislative business. One Minutes // H.R. 5687 - Emergency Supplemental Appropriations for Disaster Relief and Puerto Rico Disaster Tax Relief Act, 2020 (Structured Rule) (Rep.  Lowey / Appropriations) // The Rule provides for one hour of general debate and makes in order the following amendments: Reps. Shalala / Gonzalez-Colon / Hastings / McGovern / Murphy (FL); Amendment (10 minutes); Reps. Gonzalez-Colon / DeLauro / Soto / Velazquez / Serrano Amendment (10 minutes); Rep. Plaskett (10 minutes); Reps. Crenshaw / Fletcher Amendment (10 minutes); Reps. Tlaib / Velazquez / Ocasio-Cortez Amendment (10 minutes); Rep. Levin (MI) Amendment (10 minutes) // Special Orders

February 6, 2020

2:30 p.m. - Pelosi with Juan Guaidó: House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) is joined by recognized Venezuelan President Juan Guaidó for a press statement at the Speaker's Balcony, U.S. Capitol.

February 6, 2020

11:30 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate meets in a pro forma session.

February 6, 2020

10:45 a.m. - Pelosi Weekly: House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) speaks to reporters about the legislative agenda, relations with President Trump and the State of the Union two days earlier.

February 6, 2020

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at 10:00 a.m. for morning hour and noon for legislative business. One Minutes // H.Res. 832 - Disapproving of Speaker Pelosi's actions during the State of the Union Address (Rep. Granger) // H.Res. 826 - Expressing disapproval of the Trump administration’s harmful actions towards Medicaid (Closed Rule, One Hour of Debate) (Rep. Veasey / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 2474 - Protecting the Right to Organize Act of 2019 (Structured Rule) (Rep. Scott (VA) / Education and Labor) // The Rule provides for one hour of general debate and makes in order the following amendments: Rep. Morelle Amendment (10 minutes); Rep. Foxx Amendment (10 minutes); Rep. Norcross Amendment (10 minutes); Rep. Roe Amendment (10 minutes); Rep. Wild Amendment (10 minutes); Rep. Allen Amendment (10 minutes); Rep. Hayes Amendment (10 minutes); Rep. Keller Amendment (10 minutes); Rep. Stevens Amendment (10 minutes); Reps. Meadows / Norman / Budd / Wright / Lamborn Amendment (10 minutes); Rep. Jackson Lee Amendment (10 minutes); Rep. Rooney Amendment (10 minutes); Rep. Vargas Amendment (10 minutes); Rep. Tlaib Amendment (10 minutes); Rep. Lawrence Amendment (10 minutes); Rep. Rouda Amendment (10 minutes) // Special Orders

February 5, 2020

5:00 p.m. - Schumer on Impeachment Vote: Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer (D-NY) speaks with reporters after votes to acquit President Trump on two articles of impeachment after twelve days at trial.

February 5, 2020

4:30 p.m. - McConnell on Impeachment Vote: Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) speaks with reporters after votes to acquit President Trump on two articles of impeachment after twelve days at trial.

February 5, 2020

10:00 a.m. - House GOP Weekly: House Republican Conference Chair Liz Cheney (R-WY), Rep. Mike Johnson (R-LA) Minority Whip Steve Scalise (R-LA) and Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-CA) speak with reporters about the State of the Union address the night before and an imminent vote on impeachment articles by the Senate.

February 5, 2020

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at 10:00 a.m. for morning hour and noon for legislative business. One Minutes // Suspensions (19): H.R. 4305 - PAWS for Veterans Therapy Act (Rep. Stivers / Veterans' Affairs) // H.R. 4044 - Protect and Restore America’s Estuaries Act, as amended (Rep. Malinowski / Transportation and Infrastructure) // H.R. 1132 - San Francisco Bay Restoration Program, as amended (Rep. Speier / Transportation and Infrastructure) // H.R. 2247 - PUGET SOS Act, as amended (Rep. Heck / Transportation and Infrastructure) // H.R. 1620 - Chesapeake Bay Program Reauthorization Act, as amended (Rep. Luria / Transportation and Infrastructure) // H.R. 4031 - Great Lakes Restoration Initiative Act of 2019 (Rep. Joyce (OH) / Transportation and Infrastructure) // H.R. 4275 - To amend the Federal Water Pollution Control Act to reauthorize the Lake Pontchartrain Basin Restoration Program, and for other purposes, as amended (Rep. Graves (LA) / Transportation and Infrastructure) // H.R. 2382 - USPS Fairness Act (Rep. DeFazio / Oversight and Reform) // H.R. 3830 - Taxpayer Right-to-Know Act, as amended (Rep. Walberg / Oversight and Reform) // H.R. 3941 - FedRAMP Authorization Act, as amended (Rep. Connolly / Oversight and Reform) // S. 375 - Payment Information Integrity Act of 2019 (Sen. Carper / Oversight and Reform) // S. 394 - Presidential Transition Act Enhancement Act of 2019 (Sen. Johnson / Oversight and Reform) // H.R. 5214 - Representative Payee Fraud Protection Act of 2019 (Rep. Tlaib / Oversight and Reform) // H.R. 3976 - To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 12711 East Jefferson Avenue in Detroit, Michigan, as the "Aretha Franklin Post Office Building" (Rep. Lawrence / Oversight and Reform) // H.R. 4794 - To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 8320 13th Avenue in Brooklyn, New York, as the "Mother Frances Xavier Cabrini Post Office Building" (Rep. Rose / Oversight and Reform) // H.R. 4981 - To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 2505 Derita Avenue in Charlotte, North Carolina, as the "Julius L. Chambers Civil Rights Memorial Post Office" (Rep. Adams / Oversight and Reform) // H.R. 5037 - To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 3703 North Main Street in Farmville, North Carolina, as the "Walter B. Jones, Jr. Post Office" (Rep. Murphy (NC) / Oversight and Reform) // H.R. 3317 - To permit the Scipio A. Jones Post Office in Little Rock, Arkansas, to accept and display a portrait of Scipio A. Jones, and for other purposes (Rep. Hill / Oversight and Reform) // H.R. 4279 - To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 445 Main Street in Laceyville, Pennsylvania, as the "Melinda Gene Piccotti Post Office" (Rep. Keller / Oversight and Reform) // Special Orders

February 5, 2020

9:30 a.m. - Trump Impeachment Trial, Day 12: The Senate convenes and proceeds to a period of morning business, at 4:00 p.m. resuming its sitting as a Court of Impeachment for the impeachment trial of Donald John Trump, President of the United States, voting on the articles of impeachment.

February 4, 2020

9:00 p.m. - State of the Union: President Donald Trump delivers his third State of the Union address to a Joint Session of Congress.

February 4, 2020

12:00 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at noon for morning hour and 2:00 p.m. for legislative business, recessing to reconvene at approximately 8:35 p.m. for a Joint Session of Congress to receive the President's State of the Union Address.

February 4, 2020

9:30 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate convenes and proceeds to a period of morning business.

February 3, 2020

Compilation - Impeachment Trial Stakeout Interviews: Senators and members of the House of Representatives speak to reporters after the tenth impeachment trial session of the Senate as House managers and defense counsel made closing arguments.

February 3, 2020

1:30 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets in a pro forma session.

February 3, 2020

11:00 a.m. - Trump Impeachment Trial, Day 11: The Senate resumes its sitting as a Court of Impeachment for the impeachment trial of Donald John Trump, President of the United States, considering final arguments on the articles of impeachment; thereafter proceeding to a period of morning business.

January 31, 2020

Compilation - Impeachment Trial Stakeout Interviews, Afternoon: Senators, House members and others speak separately with reporters before and during recesses amid closing arguments by House and defense managers at the impeachment trial of President Trump.

January 31, 2020

1:00 p.m. - Trump Impeachment Trial, Day 10: The Senate resumes its sitting as a Court of Impeachment for the impeachment trial of Donald John Trump, President of the United States, hearing closing arguments.

January 31, 2020

11:00 a.m. - Senate Democrats on Impeachment Trial: Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer (D-NY) is joined by Senators Patty Murrah (D-WA), Sherrod Brown (D-OH) and Kamala Harris (D-CA) to discuss the impeachment trial of President Trump before floor debate and votes.

January 30, 2020

Compilation - Impeachment Trial Stakeout Interviews, Afternoon: Senators speak separately with reporters before and during recesses as Senators put questions to House and defense managers at the impeachment trial of President Trump.

January 30, 2020

1:00 p.m. - Trump Impeachment Trial, Day 9: The Senate resumes its sitting as a Court of Impeachment for the impeachment trial of Donald John Trump, President of the United States, concluding the question period.

January 30, 2020

12:15 p.m. - House Managers Before Ninth Trial Session: Lead House manager Adam Schiff (D-CA) speaks with reporters before the impeachment trial of President Trump before the question period concludes.

January 30, 2020

11:30 a.m. - McCarthy Weekly: House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-CA) discusses the impeachment trial of President Trump, legislative procedure around constraining military action in the Middle East and Trump's signing the US-Mexico-Canada trade agreement.

January 30, 2020

11:00 a.m. - Senate Democrats on Impeachment Trial: Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer (D-NY) is joined by Senators Dick Durbin (D-IL) and Mazie Hirono (D-HI) to discuss the impeachment trial of President Trump before the question period concludes.

January 30, 2020

10:45 a.m. - Pelosi Weekly: House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) speaks to reporters about the legislative agenda, the USMCA trade agreement,relations with President Trump and his impeachment trial underway in the Senate.

January 30, 2020

9:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets for legislative business. One Minutes // House Amendment to Senate Amendment to H.R. 550 – No War Against Iran Act (One Hour of Debate) (Rep. Khanna / Foreign Affairs) // House Amendment to Senate Amendment to H.R. 550 - To repeal the Authorization for Use of Military Force Against Iraq Resolution of 2002 (One Hour of Debate) (Rep. Lee (CA) / Foreign Affairs) // Special Orders

January 29, 2020

Compilation - Impeachment Trial Stakeout Interviews, Evening: Senators, House members and others speak separately with reporters before and during recesses as Senators put questions to House and defense managers at the impeachment trial of President Trump.

January 29, 2020

Compilation - Impeachment Trial Stakeout Interviews, Afternoon: Senators, House members and others speak separately with reporters before and during recesses as Senators put questions to House and defense managers at the impeachment trial of President Trump.

January 29, 2020

1:00 p.m. - Trump Impeachment Trial, Day 8: The Senate resumes its sitting as a Court of Impeachment for the impeachment trial of Donald John Trump, President of the United States, beginning the question period.

January 29, 2020

11:00 a.m. - Senate Democrats on Impeachment Trial: Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer (D-NY) is joined by Senators Robert Menendez (D-NJ), Patty Murray (D-WA) and Tim Kaine (D-VA) to discuss the impeachment trial of President Trump as the question period begins.

January 29, 2020

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at 10:00 a.m. for morning hour and noon for legislative business. One Minutes // One Minutes // Suspension: S. 3201 - Temporary Reauthorization and Study of the Emergency Scheduling of Fentanyl Analogues Act (Sen. Graham / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 3621 - Comprehensive CREDIT Act of 2020 (Structured Rule) (Pressley / Financial Services) // The Rule provides for one hour of general debate and makes in order the following amendments: DeSaulnier Amendment (10 minutes); Shalala / Horn Amendment (10 minutes); Timmons Amendment (10 minutes); Clay Amendment (10 minutes); Steil / McAdams Amendment (10 minutes); Gottheimer Amendment (10 minutes); Kildee Amendment (10 minutes); King (IA) Amendment (10 minutes); Sanchez Amendment (10 minutes); Cohen Amendment #1 (10 minutes); Cohen Amendment #2 (10 minutes); Takano Amendment (10 minutes); Brown Amendment (10 minutes); Panetta Amendment (10 minutes) // Special Orders

January 29, 2020

10:00 a.m. - House Democrats on Infrastructure: House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) is joined by Ways and Means Committee Chairman Richard Neal (D-MA) to discuss the US-Mexico-Canada trade agreement signing by the President before  Transportation and Infrastructure Committee Chairman Peter DeFazio (D-OR), Energy and Commerce Committee Chairman Frank Pallone (D-NJ), Majority Leader Steny Hoyer (D-MD), Majority Whip Jim Clyburn (D-SC), Rep. Ben Ray Lujan (D-NM) and others to unveil an infrastructure program.

January 28, 2020

Compilation - Impeachment Trial Stakeout Interviews: Senators and House members speak separately with reporters before and during recesses as the President’s managers resume opening arguments at the impeachment trial of President Trump.

January 28, 2020

3:30 p.m. - House Managers After Trump Impeachment Trial, Day 7: Lead House manager Adam Schiff (D-CA) is joined by House managers after President Trump's managers conclude their opening presentations at the seventh impeachment trial session.

January 28, 2020

1:00 p.m. - Bipartisan Group on Auschwitz Liberation Anniversary: House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) is joined by Reps. Nita Lowey (D-NY), Eliot Engel (D-NY), Joe Wilson (R-SC), Debbie Wasserman-Schultz (D-FL), Ted Deutch (D-FL) and Brad Schneider (D-IL) to discuss their bipartisan delegation to Poland and Israel to commemorate the 75th anniversary of the liberation of Auschwitz concentration camp.

January 28, 2020

1:00 p.m. - Trump Impeachment Trial, Day 7: The Senate resumes its sitting as a Court of Impeachment for the impeachment trial of Donald John Trump, President of the United States, the President’s managers concluding their presentations.

January 28, 2020

11:00 a.m. - Senate Democrats on Impeachment Trial: Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer (D-NY) is joined by Senators Debbie Stabenow (D-MI), Ron Wyden (D-OR) and Jack Reed (D-RI) to discuss the impeachment trial of President Trump as defense managers resume their opening presentations.

January 28, 2020

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at 10:00 a.m. for morning hour and noon for legislative business. One Minutes // Suspensions (4): H.R. 5338 - Global Hope Act of 2019, as amended (Rep. McCaul / Foreign Affairs) // H.Res. 752 - Supporting the rights of the people of Iran to free expression, condemning the Iranian regime for its crackdown on legitimate protests, and for other purposes, as amended (Rep. Deutch / Foreign Affairs) // H.R. 4331 - Tibet Policy and Support Act of 2019, as amended (Rep. McGovern / Foreign Affairs) // H.R. 2153 - Keeping Girls in School Act, as amended (Rep. Frankel / Foreign Affairs) // Special Orders

January 27, 2020

Compilation - Impeachment Trial Stakeout Interviews: Senators and House members speak separately with reporters before and during recesses as the President’s managers resume opening arguments at the impeachment trial of President Trump.

January 27, 2020

2:00 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets for legislative business, with votes postponed until 6:30 p.m. One Minutes // Suspensions (4): H.R. 943 - Never Again Education Act, as amended (Rep. Carolyn Maloney / Education and Labor) // H.R. 5671- Merchant Mariners of World War II Congressional Gold Medal Act of 2020 (Rep. Garamendi / Financial Services) // H.R. 4704 - Advancing Research to Prevent Suicide Act (Rep. McAdams / Science, Space, and Technology) // S. 153 - Supporting Veterans in STEM Careers Act (Sen. Rubio / Science, Space, and Technology) // Special Orders

January 27, 2020

1:00 p.m. - Trump Impeachment Trial, Day 6: The Senate resumes its sitting as a Court of Impeachment for the impeachment trial of Donald John Trump, President of the United States, the President’s managers resuming their presentations.

January 27, 2020

12:30 p.m. - House Managers on Impeachment Trial: Lead House manager Adam Schiff (D-CA) speaks with reporters before the President’s managers resume opening arguments at the impeachment trial of President Trump.

January 27, 2020

11:30 a.m. - Senate GOP on Impeachment Trial: Senators Mike Braun (R-IN) and John Barrasso (R-WY) discuss the impeachment trial of President Trump before defense managers resume their second day of opening presentations.

January 27, 2020

11:00 a.m. - Senate Democrats on Impeachment Trial: Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer (D-NY) is joined by Senators Ben Cardin (D-MD) and Tammy Baldwin (D-WI) to discuss the impeachment trial of President Trump as defense managers resume their opening presentations.

January 25, 2020

12:45 p.m. - House Managers on Impeachment Trial: Lead House managers Adam Schiff (D-CA) and Jerry Nadler (D-NY) are joined by colleagues to discuss opening presentations by Trump defense managers after the fifth session of the impeachment trial of President Trump.

January 25, 2020

12:30 p.m. - Senate Democrats on Impeachment Trial: Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer (D-NY) is joined by Senators Jeff Merkley (D-OR), Tammy Duckworth (D-IL) and Tina Smith (D-MN) to discuss opening presentations by Trump defense managers after the fifth session of the impeachment trial of President Trump.

January 25, 2020

Compilation - Impeachment Trial Stakeout Interviews: Senators and House members speak separately with reporters before and during recesses as the President’s managers begin opening arguments at the impeachment trial of President Trump.

January 25, 2020

10:00 a.m. - Trump Impeachment Trial, Day 5: The Senate resumes its sitting as a Court of Impeachment for the impeachment trial of Donald John Trump, President of the United States, the President’s managers beginning their presentations.

January 24, 2020

Compilation - Impeachment Trial Stakeout Interviews, Evening: Senators, House members and Trump defense attorney Jay Sekulow speak separately with reporters during recesses and after the third day of opening arguments by House managers at the impeachment trial of President Trump.

January 24, 2020

Compilation - Impeachment Trial Stakeout Interviews, Afternoon: Senators, House members and Trump defense attorney Jay Sekulow speak separately with reporters before and during recesses as House managers present opening arguments at the impeachment trial of President Trump.

January 24, 2020

2:00 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets in a pro forma session.

January 24, 2020

1:00 p.m. - Trump Impeachment Trial, Day 4: The Senate resumes its sitting as a Court of Impeachment for the impeachment trial of Donald John Trump, President of the United States, House managers concluding their presentations.

January 24, 2020

11:30 a.m. - Senate GOP on Impeachment Trial: Senator Lindsey Graham (R-SC) is joined by Senators Mike Braun (R-IN), Steve Daines (R-MT), John Barrasso (R-WY) and Tim Scott (R-SC) to discuss the impeachment trial of President Trump prior to its fourth day.

January 24, 2020

11:00 a.m. - Senate Democrats on Impeachment Trial: Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer (D-NY) is joined by Senators Kirsten Gillibrand (D-NY), Martin Heinrich (D-NM) and Ed Markey (D-MA) to discuss the impeachment trial of President Trump prior to its fourth day, repeating calls for witnesses and documents.

January 23, 2020

Compilation - Impeachment Trial Stakeout Interviews, Evening: Senators, House members and Trump defense attorney Jay Sekulow speak separately with reporters during a dinner break and after the third session as House managers present opening arguments at the impeachment trial of President Trump.

January 23, 2020

Compilation - Impeachment Trial Stakeout Interviews, Afternoon: Senators, House members and Trump defense attorney Jay Sekulow speak separately with reporters before and during recesses as House managers present opening arguments at the impeachment trial of President Trump.

January 23, 2020

1:00 p.m. - Trump Impeachment Trial, Day 3: The Senate resumes its sitting as a Court of Impeachment for the impeachment trial of Donald John Trump, President of the United States, House managers resuming their presentations.

January 23, 2020

11:00 a.m. - Senate Democrats on Impeachment Trial: Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer (D-NY) is joined by Senators Mazie Hirono (D-HI), Bob Casey (D-PA) and Tom Udall (D-NM) to discuss the impeachment trial of President Trump.

January 22, 2020

Compilation - Impeachment Trial Stakeout Interviews: Senators, House members and Trump defense attorney Jay Sekulow speak separately with reporters during recesses and after House managers present opening arguments at the impeachment trial of President Trump.

January 22, 2020

12:45 p.m. - Senate GOP on Impeachment Trial Process: Senators Lindsey Graham (R-SC), Steve Daines (R-MT) and Mike Braun (R-IN) discuss adopted procedures for the impeachment trial of President Trump.

January 22, 2020

12:30 p.m. - House Managers on Impeachment Trial Process: Lead House manager Rep. Adam Schiff (D-CA) critiques adopted procedures for the impeachment trial of President Trump.

January 22, 2020

12:30 p.m. - Hawley on Impeachment Trial Process: Senator Josh Hawley (R-MO) discusses adopted procedures for the impeachment trial of President Trump and conduct of House managers on the first day of the trial.

January 22, 2020

1:00 p.m. - Trump Impeachment Trial, Day 2: The Senate resumes its sitting as a Court of Impeachment for the impeachment trial of Donald John Trump, President of the United States, House managers beginning their presentations.

January 22, 2020

12:15 p.m. - Meadows on Impeachment Trial Process: Rep. Mark Meadows (R-NC) speaks with reporters amid the the impeachment trial of President Trump.

January 22, 2020

11:00 a.m. - Senate Democrats on Impeachment Trial Process: Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer (D-NY) is joined by Senators Patty Murray (D-WA), Sheldon Whitehouse (D-RI) and Chris Murphy (D-CT) to discuss adopted procedures for the impeachment trial of President Trump.

January 21, 2020

12:30 p.m. - Trump Impeachment Trial, Day 1: The Senate recesses subject to the call of the Chair, sitting at 1:00 p.m. as a Court of Impeachment for the impeachment trial of Donald John Trump, President of the United States, to consider S.Res 483, Organizing Resolution, considering House managers' and defense counsels' arguments for and against Schumer amendment #1284 (to subpoena certain White House documents), Schumer amendment #1285,(to subpoena certain Department of State documents and records), Schumer amendment #1286 (to subpoena certain documents and records from the Office of Management and Budget), Schumer amendment #1287 (to subpoena John Michael “Mick” Mulvaney), Schumer amendment #1288 (to subpoena certain Department of Defense documents and records), Schumer amendment #1289 (to subpoena Robert B. Blair and Michael P. Duffey), Schumer amendment #1290 (to prevent the selective admission of evidence and to provide for appropriate handling of classified and confidential materials), Schumer amendment #1291 (to subpoena John Robert Bolton), Schumer amendment #1292 (to provide that motions to subpoena witnesses or documents shall be in order after the question period), Schumer amendment #1293 (to allow additional time to file responses to motions), Schumer amendment #1294 (to help ensure impartial justice by requiring the Chief Justice of the United States to rule on motions to subpoena witnesses and documents, voting on motions to table the amendments and adoption of the resolution.

January 21, 2020

11:00 a.m. - Senate Democrats on Impeachment Trial Process: Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer (D-NY) is joined by Senators Dick Durbin (D-IL), Patty Murray (D-WA) and Debbie Stabenow (D-MI) to discuss proposed procedures for the impeachment trial of President Trump.

January 21, 2020

10:15 a.m. - House Managers Before Impeachment Trial: Lead House managers Adam Schiff (D-CA) and Jerrold Nadler (D-NY) speak to reporters about the proposed process for the impeachment trial of President Trump.

January 21, 2020

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets in a pro forma session.

January 17, 2020

2:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate meets in a pro forma session.

January 17, 2020

10:30 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets in a pro forma session.

January 16, 2020

12:00 p.m. - Trump Impeachment Trial Convening: The Senate receives managers on the part of the House of Representatives to present and exhibit articles of impeachment against Donald John Trump, President of the United States; the Chief Justice of the United States later administered the oath by the Senate President Pro Tempore, then administering the oath to all Senators.

January 16, 2020

11:30 a.m. - McCarthy Weekly: House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-CA) speaks to reporters about Democrats' approach to President Trump, his imminent impeachment trial, and political donations of Lev Parnas.

January 16, 2020

10:45 a.m. - Pelosi Weekly: House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) speaks to reporters about the imminent impeachment trial of President Trump, the legislative agenda and big tech company power.

January 16, 2020

9:45 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of H.R. 5430 - United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement Implementation Act, voting on a motion to waive budget points of order with respect to the bill, and on passage of the bill.

January 16, 2020

9:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets for legislative business. One Minutes // H.J.Res. 76 - Providing for congressional disapproval under chapter 8 of title 5, United States Code, of the rule submitted by the Department of Education relating to "Borrower Defense Institutional Accountability" (Rep. Lee (NV) / Education and Labor) (Closed Rule, One Hour of Debate) // Special Orders

January 15, 2020

5:15 p.m. - Pelosi Signs Enrolled Impeachment Articles: House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) signs enrolled articles of impeachment charging President Trump with abuse of power and obstruction of Congress for transmittal to the Senate for trial.

January 15, 2020

2:15 p.m. - Senate Democrats on China Trade Deal: Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer (D-NY) is joined by Senators Ron Wyden (D-OR) and Sherrod Brown (D-OH) to discuss the China Phase-One trade agreement then just signed at the White House.

January 15, 2020

10:00 a.m. - Pelosi Names Trump Impeachment Managers: House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) discusses referring articles of impeachment charging President Trump with abuse of power and obstruction of Congress to the Senate for trial, formally appointing Reps. Adam Schiff (D-CA),  Jerry Nadler (D-NY), Zoe Lofgren (D-CA), Hakeem Jeffries (D-NY), Val Demings (D-FL), Jason Crow (D-CO) and Sylvia Garcia (D-TX) as managers at the Senate trial.

January 15, 2020

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at 10:00 a.m. for morning hour and noon for legislative business. One Minutes // H.Res. 798 - Appointing and authorizing managers for the impeachment trial of Donald John Trump, President of the United States // H.R. 1230 - Protecting Older Workers Against Discrimination Act Act (Structured Rule) (Rep. Scott (VA) / Education and Labor) // The Rule provides for one hour of general debate and makes in order the following amendments: Reps. DeSaulnier / Davis (IL) Amendment (10 minutes); Reps. Davis (IL) / Pingree / Stefanik / Stevens / Gonzalez-Colon Amendment (10 minutes); Rep. Allen Amendment (10 minutes); Rep. Brown Amendment (10 minutes); Rep. Tlaib Amendment (10 minutes) // Special Orders

January 15, 2020

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate convenes and proceeds to a period of morning business, later adopting a motion to proceed to consideration of H.R. 5430 - United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement Implementation Act, then receiving articles of impeachment against President Trump for trial.

January 14, 2020

2:30 p.m. - Senate Democrats Weekly: Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer (D-NY) and party leaders speak to reporters about a War Powers Act resolution regarding Iran to be considered and the pending impeachment trial of President Trump.

January 14, 2020

2:15 p.m. - Senate GOP Weekly: Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) and party leaders speak to reporters about final consideration of the US-Mexico-Canada trade agreement and organizing the forthcoming impeachment trial of President Trump.

January 14, 2020

10:00 a.m. - House GOP Weekly: House Republican Conference Chair Liz Cheney (R-WY), Minority Whip Steve Scalise (R-LA) and Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-CA) speak to reporters about protests in Tehran, USMCA and rural America, the forthcoming impeachment trial of President Trump and Democrat presidential primaries.

January 14, 2020

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at 10:00 a.m. for morning hour and noon for legislative business. One Minutes // H.Res. 790 - Rule providing for consideration of H.R. 1230 - Protecting Older Workers Against Discrimination Act and H.J.Res. 76 - Providing for congressional disapproval under chapter 8 of title 5, United States Code, of the rule submitted by the Department of Education relating to "Borrower Defense Institutional Accountability" (Rep. DeSaulnier / Rules) // Special Orders

January 14, 2020

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of the nomination of Peter Gaynor, to be Administrator of the Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security, post-cloture, voting on confirmation of the nomination, recessing from 12:30 p.m. until 2:15 p.m. for weekly caucus meetings.

January 13, 2020

3:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of the nomination of Peter Gaynor, to be Administrator of the Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security, voting on the motion to invoke cloture on the nomination.

January 13, 2020

12:00 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at noon for morning hour and 2:00 p.m. for legislative business, with votes postponed until 6:30 p.m. Suspensions (8): H.J.Res. 80 - Approving the request of the Secretary of Veterans Affairs for a waiver under section 1703E(f) of title 38, United States Code (Rep. Roe - Veterans’ Affairs) // H.R. 4302 - Homeless Assistance Act of 2019, as amended (Rep. Sherman / Financial Services) // H.R. 4335 - 8-K Trading Gap Act of 2019, as amended (Rep. Carolyn Maloney / Financial Services) // H.R. 4841 - Prudential Regulators Oversight Act, as amended (Rep. Phillips / Financial Services) // H.R. 5315 - Expanding Opportunities for MDIs Act, as amended (Rep. Beatty / Financial Services) // H.R. 4458 - Cybersecurity and Financial System Resilience Act of 2019, as amended (Rep. McHenry / Financial Services) // H.R. 2398 - Veteran HOUSE Act of 2020, as amended (Rep. Peters / Financial Services) // S. 457 - President George H.W. Bush and First Spouse Barbara Bush Coin Act (Sen. Cornyn / Financial Services) // Special Orders

January 10, 2020

9:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets for legislative business. One Minutes // Complete Consideration of H.R. 535 - PFAS Action Act of 2019 (Structured Rule) (Rep. Dingell / Energy and Commerce) // The Rule provides for no further general debate and makes in order the following amendments: Reps. Tlaib / Ocasio-Cortez / Barragan Amendment (10 minutes); Rep. Malinowski Amendment (10 minutes); Rep. Levin (MI) Amendment (10 minutes); Rep. Slotkin Amendment (10 minutes) // Postponed Amendment Votes: Rep. Burgess Amendment; Rep. Balderson Amendment; Rep. Pappas Amendment // Special Orders

January 9, 2020

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at 10:00 a.m. for morning hour and noon for legislative business. One Minutes // H.Con.Res. 83 - Directing the President pursuant to section 5(c) of the War Powers Resolution to terminate the use of United States Armed Forces to engage in hostilities in or against Iran (Closed Rule, Two Hours of Debate) (Rep. Slotkin / Foreign Affairs) // Begin Consideration of H.R. 535 - PFAS Action Act of 2019 (Structured Rule) (Rep. Dingell / Energy and Commerce) // The Rule provides for one hour of general debate and makes in order the following amendments: Reps. Woodall / DeSaulnier Amendment (10 minutes); Rep. Burgess Amendment (10 minutes); Rep. Shimkus Amendment (10 minutes); Reps. Hudson / Rouzer Amendment #1 (10 minutes); Reps. Hudson / Rouzer Amendment #2 (10 minutes); Rep. Balderson Amendment (10 minutes); Reps. Delgado / Pappas / Rouda / Fitzpatrick / Cisneros Amendment (10 minutes); Reps. Pingree / Spanberger Amendment (10 minutes); Reps. Kildee / Kind / Gallagher Amendment (10 minutes); Rep. Lawrence Amendment (10 minutes); Reps. Rice (NY) / King (NY) / Fitzpatrick / Grijalva / Suozzi Amendment (10 minutes); Rep. Brown Amendment (10 minutes); Reps. Pappas / Rouda / Delgado / Fitzpatrick / Kuster Amendment (10 minutes); Rep. Plaskett Amendment (10 minutes); Reps. Brindisi / Gallagher / Reed Amendment (10 minutes); Rep. Kim Amendment (10 minutes); Rep. Golden Amendment (10 minutes); Rep. Axne Amendment (10 minutes); Reps. Tlaib / Ocasio-Cortez / Barragan Amendment (10 minutes); Rep. Malinowski Amendment (10 minutes); Rep. Levin (MI) Amendment (10 minutes); Rep. Slotkin Amendment (10 minutes) // Postponed Suspension Vote: H.R. 5078 - Prison to Proprietorship Act, as amended (Rep. Nydia Velázquez / Small Business) // Special Orders

January 9, 2020

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of the nomination of Paul J. Ray, to be Administrator of the Office of Information and Regulatory Affairs, Office of Management and Budget, once invoked, proceeding to up to two hours of debate post-cloture prior to a vote on confirmation of the nomination.

January 8, 2020

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at 10:00 a.m. for morning hour and noon for legislative business. One Minutes // Suspensions (8): H.Res. 575 - Expressing the sense of the House of Representatives that all stakeholders in the deployment of 5G communications infrastructure should carefully consider and adhere to the recommendations of "The Prague Proposals”, as amended (Rep. Flores / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 2881 - Secure 5G and Beyond Act of 2020, as amended (Rep. Spanberger / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 4500 - Promoting United States Wireless Leadership Act of 2019, as amended (Rep. Walberg / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 3763 - Promoting United States International Leadership in 5G Act of 2019, as amended (Rep. McCaul / Foreign Affairs) // H.R. 5078 - Prison to Proprietorship Act, as amended (Rep. Velázquez / Small Business) // H.R. 5065 - Prison to Proprietorship for Formerly Incarcerated Act (Rep. Jeffries / Small Business) // H.R. 5130 - Capturing All Small Businesses Act of 2019 (Rep. Veasey / Small Business) // H.R. 5146 - Unlocking Opportunities for Small Businesses Act of 2019, as amended (Rep. Hagedorn / Small Business) // Special Orders

January 8, 2020

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of the nomination of Matthew H. Solomson, to be a Judge of the U.S. Court of Federal Claims, voting on the motions to invoke cloture on the nominations of Solomson; Eleni Maria Roumel, to be a Judge of the U.S. Court of Federal Claims; and Michael George DeSombre, to be Ambassador to Thailand; when invoked, later voting on confirmation of the nominations.

January 7, 2020

2:00 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets and recesses, with votes postponed until 6:30 p.m. Quorum Call – Establishing a quorum in the House of Representatives for the Second Session of the 116th Congress.

January 7, 2020

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of the nomination of Jovita Carranza, to be Administrator of the Small Business Administration, post-cloture, voting on confirmation of the nomination, then recessing until 2:15 p.m. for weekly caucus meetings.

January 6, 2020

3:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate convenes and proceeds to consideration of the nomination of Jovita Carranza to be Administrator of the Small Business Administration, voting on the motion to invoke cloture on the nomination, when invoked, proceeding to debate.

January 3, 2020

12:00 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House convenes the Second Session of the 116th Congress, in a pro forma session.

January 3, 2020

12:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate convenes for the Second Session of the 116th Congress, proceeding to a period of morning business.

January 3, 2020

11:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House adjourns the First Session of the 116th Congress, in a pro forma session.

January 2, 2020

6:30 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate meets in a pro forma session.

January 2, 2020

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets in a pro forma session.

2019

December 30, 2019

2:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate meets in a pro forma session.

December 30, 2019

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets in a pro forma session.

December 26, 2019

3:15 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate meets in a pro forma session.

December 26, 2019

9:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets in a pro forma session.

December 23, 2019

11:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets in a pro forma session.

December 23, 2019

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate meets in a pro forma session.

December 19, 2019

11:30 a.m. - McCarthy Weekly Briefing: House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-CA) speaks to reporters about adoption of impeachment articles against President Trump, delayed referral to the Senate for trial, recent retirements,  and the US-Mexico-Canada trade agreement then on the floor.

December 19, 2019

10:45 a.m. - Pelosi Weekly Briefing: House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) speaks to reporters about adoption of impeachment articles against President Trump and referral to the Senate for trial, House-passed legislation including on gun violence prevention and the US-Mexico-Canada trade agreement then on the floor.

December 19, 2019

9:30 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of House Amendment to Senate Amendment to H.R. 1865 - Further Consolidated Appropriations Act, 2020: Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education; Agriculture; Energy and Water; Interior; Legislative Branch; Military Construction and Veterans Affairs; State and Foreign Operations; and Transportation and Housing, voting on the motion to invoke cloture on the motion to concur.

December 19, 2019

9:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets for legislative business. One Minutes // H.R. 5430 - United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement Implementation Act (Two Hours of Debate) (Rep. Hoyer / Ways and Means) // H.R. 5377 - Restoring Tax Fairness for States and Localities Act (Closed Rule, One Hour of Debate) (Rep. Suozzi / Ways and Means)

December 18, 2019

8:00 a.m. - House Democrats After Impeachment Vote: House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) is joined by Democrat committee chairs to address the reporters following a vote to refer impeachment articles against President Trump to the Senate for trial.

December 18, 2019

9:30 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of the nomination of Matthew Walden McFarland, to be U.S. District Judge for the Southern District of Ohio, voting on the motion to invoke cloture on the nomination; later on confirmation of the McFarland nomination; and on the motion to invoke cloture on the nomination of Anuraag Singhal to be U.S. District Judge for the Southern District of Florida; later on confirmation of the Singhal nomination; and on motions to invoke cloture on the nominations of Karen Spencer Marston, to be U.S. District Judge for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania; Daniel Mack Traynor, to be U.S. District Judge for the District of North Dakota; Jodi W. Dishman, to be U.S. District Judge for the Western District of Oklahoma; John M. Gallagher, to be U.S. District Judge for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania; Bernard Maurice Jones II, to be U.S. District Judge for the Western District of Oklahoma; Mary Kay Vyskocil, to be U.S. District Judge for the Southern District of New York; Kea Whetzal Riggs, to be U.S. District Judge for the District of New Mexico; Robert J. Colville, to be U.S. District Judge for the Western District of Pennsylvania; Lewis J. Liman, to be U.S. District Judge for the Southern District of New York; Gary Richard Brown, to be U.S. District Judge for the Eastern District of New York; and Stephanie Dawkins Davis, to be U.S. District Judge for the Eastern District of Michigan.

December 18, 2019

9:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets for legislative business. // H.Res. 755 - Impeaching Donald John Trump, President of the United States, for high crimes and misdemeanors (Closed Rule, Six Hours of Debate) (Rep. Nadler / Judiciary)

December 17, 2019

6:30 p.m. - House GOP Weekly Briefing: House Republican Conference Chair Liz Cheney (R-WY), Minority Whip Steve Scalise (R-LA) and Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-CA) discuss the impeachment of President Trump.

December 17, 2019

2:45 p.m. - Senate Democrats Weekly Briefing: Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer (D-NY) and party leaders speak to reporters about trial procedures for an impeachment trial of President Trump and inaction on House-passed legislation.

December 17, 2019

2:15 p.m. - Senate GOP Weekly Briefing: Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) and party leaders speak to reporters about moving fiscal 2020 appropriations and the annual defense authorization, and procedures for an impeachment trial of President Trump.

December 17, 2019

11:30 a.m. - Democrats on Senate Inactivity: Senator Debbie Stabenow (D-MI) is joined by Reps. David Cicilline (D-RI), Debbie Dingell (D-MI), Ted Lieu (D-CA) and Matt Cartwright (D-PA) to criticize Senate inaction on House-passed legislation.

December 17, 2019

11:00 a.m. - Impeachment Articles Markup: House Rules Committee

December 17, 2019

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of the Conference Report to Accompany S. 1790 - National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2020, post cloture, voting on a motion to waive the Budget Act with respect to the conference report; and on adoption, recessing from 12:30 p.m. until 2:15 p.m. for weekly caucus meetings.

December 17, 2019

9:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets for legislative business. Postponed Suspension Votes (6): H.R. 4183 - Identifying Barriers and Best Practices Study Act (Rep. Khanna / Veterans' Affairs) // H.R. 3530 - Improving Confidence in Veterans' Care Act (Rep. Cloud / Veterans' Affairs) // H.R. 2726 - Banning Smoking on Amtrak Act of 2019 (Rep. Norton / Transportation and Infrastructure) // H.R. 2548 - HELP ACT, as amended (Rep. Fletcher / Transportation and Infrastructure) // H.R. 4719 - FISH SAFE Act, as amended (Rep. Golden / Transportation and Infrastructure) // H.R. 722 - Miracle Mountain Designation Act (Rep. Curtis / Natural Resources) // House Amendment to Senate Amendment to H.R. 1158 - Consolidated Appropriations Act, 2020: Defense; Commerce, Justice, Science; Financial Services; and Homeland Security (One Hour of Debate) (Rep. Lowey / Appropriations) // House Amendment to Senate Amendment to H.R. 1865 - Further Consolidated Appropriations Act, 2020: Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education; Agriculture; Energy and Water; Interior; Legislative Branch; Military Construction and Veterans Affairs; State and Foreign Operations; and Transportation and Housing (One Hour of Debate) (Rep. Lowey / Appropriations)

December 16, 2019

3:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of the Conference Report to Accompany S. 1790 - National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2020, voting on the motion to invoke cloture on the conference report, if invoked, proceeding to debate.

December 16, 2019

2:00 p.m. - Schumer on Impeachment Process: Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer (D-NY) discusses House-passed legislation pending before the Senate and proposals for hearing from witnesses and document subpoenas for a trial of impeachment against President Donald Trump.

December 16, 2019

12:00 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at noon for morning hour and 2:00 p.m. for legislative business. One Minutes // Suspensions (18): H.R. 4920 - Department of Veterans Affairs Contracting Preference Consistency Act (Rep. Takano / Veterans' Affairs) // H.R. 4183 - Identifying Barriers and Best Practices Study Act (Rep. Khanna / Veterans' Affairs) // H.R. 3530 - Improving Confidence in Veterans' Care Act (Rep. Cloud / Veterans' Affairs) // H.R. 2726 - Banning Smoking on Amtrak Act of 2019 (Rep. Norton / Transportation and Infrastructure) // H.R. 2548 - HELP ACT, as amended (Rep. Fletcher / Transportation and Infrastructure) // H.R. 4719 - FISH SAFE Act, as amended (Rep. Golden / Transportation and Infrastructure) // H.R. 3362 - Small Airport Mothers’ Room Act of 2019, as amended (Rep. Miller (WV) / Transportation and Infrastructure) // H.R. 4998 - Secure and Trusted Communications Networks Act of 2019, as amended (Rep. Pallone / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 4779 - To extend Undertaking Spam, Spyware, And Fraud Enforcement With Enforcers beyond Borders Act of 2006 (Rep. McMorris Rodgers / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 4229 - Broadband DATA Act (Rep. Loebsack / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 4227 - MAPS Act (Rep. McEachin / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 2647 - SOFFA, as amended (Rep. Matsui / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 3172 - Safe Sleep for Babies Act of 2019, as amended (Rep. Cárdenas / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 150 - GREAT Act, as amended (Rep. Foxx / Oversight and Reform) // S. 216 - Spokane Tribe of Indians of the Spokane Reservation Equitable Compensation Act (Sen. Cantwell / Natural Resources) // H.R. 722 - Miracle Mountain Designation Act (Rep. Curtis / Natural Resources) // S. 50 - Columbia River In-Lieu and Treaty Fishing Access Sites Improvement Act (Sen. Merkley / Natural Resources) // H.R. 453 - Eastern Band of Cherokee Historic Lands Reacquisition Act (Rep. Fleischmann / Natural Resources) // Special Orders

December 15, 2019

12:00 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets in a pro forma session.

December 14, 2019

10:30 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets in a pro forma session.

December 13, 2019

12:00 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets in a pro forma session.

December 13, 2019

11:45 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate meets in a pro forma session.

December 13, 2019

10:15 a.m. - House Judiciary Members After Impeachment Articles Favorably Reported: Separately, members House Judiciary Committee speak to reporters after the Committee voted 23-17 on each article of impeachment against President Donald Trump, for abuse of office and obstruction of Congress.

December 13, 2019

10:00 a.m. - Impeachment Articles Markup: House Judiciary Committee

December 12, 2019

Compilation - Impeachment Markup Stakeout: Members of the House Judiciary Committee speak with reporters outside a full committee markup of impeachment articles against President Trump.

December 12, 2019

11:30 a.m. - McCarthy Weekly Briefing: House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-CA) speaks to reporters about articles of impeachment lodged against President Trump.

December 12, 2019

10:45 a.m. - Pelosi Weekly Briefing: House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) speaks to reporters about passage of a prescription drug pricing bill, the US-Mexico-Canada trade agreement and articles of impeachment lodged against President Trump.

December 12, 2019

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of the nomination of Aurelia Skipwith, to be Director of the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, post cloture, voting on confirmation of the nominations of Skipwith; and John Joseph Sullivan, to be Ambassador to Russia; and later of Stephen Hahn, to be Commissioner of Food and Drugs, Department of Health and Human Services.

December 12, 2019

9:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets for legislative business. One Minutes // Complete Consideration of H.R. 3 - Elijah E. Cummings Lower Drug Costs Now Act of 2019 (Reps. Pallone / Neal / Scott (VA) - Energy and Commerce / Ways and Means / Education and Labor) // The Rule provides for one remaining hour of general debate and makes in order the following amendments: Walden / Brady / Collins / Foxx Amendment (10 minutes); Tonko Amendment (10 minutes); Peters / Cisneros Amendment (10 minutes); Kennedy Amendment (10 minutes); O'Halleran / Axne / Brindisi / Bustos / Cuellar Amendment (10 minutes); Jackson Lee Amendment (10 minutes); Gottheimer Amendment (10 minutes); Axne Amendment (10 minutes); Finkenauer Amendment (10 minutes); Luria Amendment (10 minutes); Cunningham Amendment (10 minutes); Scanlon Amendment (10 minutes) // Special Orders

December 12, 2019

9:00 a.m. - Impeachment Articles Markup: House Judiciary Committee

December 11, 2019

7:00 p.m. - Impeachment Articles Markup: House Judiciary Committee

December 11, 2019

10:15 a.m. - House Democrats Weekly Briefing: House Democratic Caucus Chairman Hakeem Jeffries (D-NY), Vice Chair Katherine Clark (D-MA), and Reps. Donna Shalala (D-FL) and Kim Schrier (D-WA) speak to reporters about the impeachment process and H.R. 3 - Elijah E. Cummings Lower Drug Costs Now Act, soon before the House.

December 11, 2019

10:00 a.m. - DOJ Inspector General on FISA Abuse: Senate Judiciary Committee

December 11, 2019

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at 10:00 a.m. for morning hour and noon for legislative business. One Minutes // H.R. 5038 - Farm Workforce Modernization Act of 2019 // (Closed Rule, One Hour of Debate) / (Rep. Lofgren - Judiciary) // Conference Report to Accompany S. 1790 - National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2020 (One Hour of Debate) (Rep. Smith (WA) / Armed Services) // Begin Consideration of H.R. 3 - Elijah E. Cummings Lower Drug Costs Now Act of 2019 (Reps. Pallone / Neal / Scott (VA) - Energy and Commerce / Ways and Means / Education and Labor) // The Rule provides for four hours of general debate and makes in order the following amendments: Reps. Walden / Brady / Collins / Foxx Amendment (10 minutes); Rep. Tonko Amendment (10 minutes); Reps. Peters / Cisneros Amendment (10 minutes); Rep. Kennedy Amendment (10 minutes); Reps. O'Halleran / Axne / Brindisi / Bustos / Cuellar Amendment (10 minutes); Rep. Jackson Lee Amendment (10 minutes); Rep. Gottheimer Amendment (10 minutes); Rep. Axne Amendment (10 minutes); Rep. Finkenauer Amendment (10 minutes); Rep. Luria Amendment (10 minutes); Rep. Cunningham Amendment (10 minutes); Rep. Scanlon Amendment (10 minutes) // Postponed Vote: Motion to Table the Motion to Reconsider H.R. 729 - Coastal and Great Lakes Communities Enhancement Act // Special Orders

December 11, 2019

9:30 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of the nomination of  the nomination of Lawrence Vandyke, to be U.S. Circuit Judge for the Ninth Circuit, post cloture, voting on confirmation of the nomination; and passage of H.R. 2333 - Support for Suicide Prevention Coordinators Act.

December 10, 2019

2:30 p.m. - Senate Democrats Weekly Briefing: Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer (D-NY) and party leaders speak to reporters about the Trump administration's posture towards the House impeachment inquiry and a report by the Justice Department Inspector General about the Crossfire Hurricane investigation.

December 10, 2019

2:15 p.m. - Senate GOP Weekly Briefing: Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) and party leaders speak to reporters about the year-end agenda, pushing to consider the US-Mexico-Canada trade agreement, the economy and possible timing and procedure for an impeachment trial.

December 10, 2019

10:30 a.m. - House GOP Weekly Briefing: House Republican Conference Chair Liz Cheney (R-WY), Minority Whip Steve Scalise (R-LA) and Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-CA)  are joined by Reps. Fred Upton, Tom Reed to discuss the USMCA trade agreement, a bipartisan prescription drug pricing bill alternative to H.R. 3, and  impeachment articles introduced against President Donald Trump.

December 10, 2019

10:00 a.m. - House Democrats on USMCA: House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) and Ways & Means Committee Chairman Richard Neal (D-MA) are joined by Reps. Jan Schakowski (D-IL), Jimmy Gomez (D-CA), Suzanne Bonamici (D-OR) and House Democrats to discuss a final deal for the US-Mexico-Canada trade agreement.

December 10, 2019

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at 10:00 a.m. for morning hour and noon for legislative business. One Minutes // Suspensions (2): H.R. 5035 - Television Viewer Protection Act of 2019 (Rep. Doyle / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 5363 - FUTURE Act, as amended (Rep. Adams / Education and Labor) // H.R. 729 - Coastal and Great Lakes Communities Enhancement Act (Rep. Kilmer / Natural Resources) // The Rule provides for one hour of general debate and makes in order the following amendments: A list of the 29 amendments made in order can be found here. // Special Orders

December 10, 2019

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of the nomination of Patrick J. Bumatay, to be U.S. Circuit Judge for the Ninth Circuit, post cloture, recessing from 12:30 p.m. until 2:15 p.m. for weekly caucus meetings, thereafter voting on confirmation of the Bumatay nomination; on the motion to invoke cloture on the nomination of Lawrence Vandyke, to be U.S. Circuit Judge for the Ninth Circuit; and on passage of S. 2740 - Over-the-Counter Monograph Safety, Innovation, and Reform Act of 2019.

December 10, 2019

9:30 a.m. - Hispanic Caucus on Migrant Child Deaths: Members of the Congressional Hispanic Caucus mark the anniversary of deaths of migrant children in US government custody.

December 10, 2019

9:00 a.m. - House Democrats Introduce Trump Impeachment Articles: House Judiciary Committee Chairman Jerry Nadler (D-NY) is joined by Select Intelligence Committee Chairman Adam Schiff (D-CA), Foreign Affairs Committee Chairman Eliot Engel (D-NY), Financial Services Committee Chairwoman Maxine Waters (D-CA) and Oversight and Reform Committee Chairwoman Carolyn Maloney (D-NY) to announce two articles of impeachment against President Donald Trump.

December 9, 2019

4:00 p.m. - Graham on DOJ-IG 2016 Investigations Report: Senate Judiciary Committee Chairman Graham (R-GA) discusses a public report by the Justice Department's Inspector Report on administration of the FISA warrant process throughout the 2016 presidential election cycle.

December 9, 2019

4:00 p.m. - House GOP Introduce Prescription Drug Pricing Bill: Committee Ranking Republicans Greg Walden (Energy and Commerce), Kevin Brady (Ways and Means), and Virginia Foxx (Education and Labor) discuss introduction of H.R. 19 - Lower Costs, More Cures Act.

December 9, 2019

3:45 p.m. - Schumer on DOJ-IG 2016 Investigations Report: Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (R-NY) discusses a public report by the Justice Department's Inspector Report on administration of the FISA warrant process throughout the 2016 presidential election cycle.

December 9, 2019

3:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of the nomination of Patrick J. Bumatay, to be U.S. Circuit Judge for the Ninth Circuit, voting on the motion to invoke cloture on the nomination.

December 9, 2019

12:00 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at noon for morning hour and 2:00 p.m. for legislative business, with votes postponed until 6:30 p.m. One Minutes // Suspensions (16): H.R. 4372 - MSI STEM Achievement Act (Rep. Johnson (TX) - Science, Space, and Technology) // H.R. 4373 - Engineering Biology Research and Development Act of 2019, as amended (Rep. Johnson (TX) - Science, Space, and Technology) // H.R. 2051 - Sustainable Chemistry Research and Development Act of 2019, as amended (Rep. Lipinski - Science, Space, and Technology) // H.R. 5213 - NASA Enhanced Use Leasing Extension Act of 2019, as amended (Rep. Horn - Science, Space, and Technology) // S. 737 - Building Blocks of STEM Act (Sen. Rosen - Science, Space, and Technology) // H.R. 4355 - IOGAN Act (Rep. Gonzalez (OH) - Science, Space, and Technology) // H.R. 4566 - Virginia Beach Strong Act (Rep. Luria - Ways and Means) // H.R. 3669 - Weatherizing Infrastructure in the North and Terrorism Emergency Readiness Act of 2019 (Rep. Slotkin - Homeland Security) // H.R. 4761 - DHS Opioid Detection Resilience Act of 2019 (Rep. Higgins (LA) - Homeland Security) // H.R. 4739 - Synthetic Opioid Exposure Prevention and Training Act (Rep. Clarke - Homeland Security) // H.R. 4727 - Department of Homeland Security Mentor-Protégé Program Act of 2019 (Rep. McEachin - Homeland Security) // H.R. 3318 - Emerging Transportation Security Threats Act of 2019 (Rep. Joyce (PA) - Homeland Security) // H.R. 4713 - Department of Homeland Security Office of Civil Rights and Civil Liberties Authorization Act (Rep. Green (TX) - Homeland Security) // H.R. 4402 - Inland Waters Security Review Act (Rep. Lesko - Homeland Security) // H.R. 3469 - Covert Testing and Risk Mitigation Improvement Act of 2019 (Rep. Cummings - Homeland Security) // S. 256 - Esther Martinez Native Languages Programs Reauthorization Act (Sen. Udall - Education and Labor) // Special Orders

December 9, 2019

Compilation - House Judiciary Stakeout: Members of the House Judiciary Committee speak with reporters about the impeachment process throughout and after a hearing with committee counsel.

December 9, 2019

9:00 a.m. - Evidence for Impeachment: House Judiciary Committee

December 6, 2019

(Transcript) - House Democrats on Voting Rights: House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) is joined by Majority Leader Hoyer (D-MD), Majority Whip Jim Clyburn (D-SC), Rep. Terri Sewell (D-AL) and others for a press event ahead of a vote to pass the Voting Rights Advancement Act.

December 6, 2019

9:00 a.m. - Democrats on COP25 Madrid: House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) and participants from the U.S. delegation to the 2019 United Nations Climate Change Conference discuss their attendance and its agenda.

December 6, 2019

9:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at 10:00 a.m. for morning hour and noon for legislative business. One Minutes // H.Res. 326 - Expressing the sense of the House of Representatives regarding United States efforts to resolve the Israeli-Palestinian conflict through a negotiated two-state solution (Closed Rule, One Hour of Debate) (Rep. Lowenthal / Foreign Affairs) // H.R. 4 - Voting Rights Advancement Act of 2019 (Closed Rule, One Hour of Debate) (Rep. Sewell / Judiciary) // Special Orders

December 5, 2019

11:45 a.m. - McCarthy Weekly Briefing: House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-CA) speaks to reporters about Democrats' advancing from an inquiry to drafting articles of impeachment against President Donald Trump.

December 5, 2019

10:45 a.m. - Pelosi Weekly Briefing: House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) speaks to reporters about coming legislation to address prescription drug prices and Voting Rights Act preclearance, gun violence prevention, and her "historic" direction to committee chairs to draft articles of impeachment against President Donald Trump.

December 5, 2019

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at 10:00 a.m. for morning hour and noon for legislative business. One Minutes // H.R. 2534 - Insider Trading Prohibition Act (Rep. Himes / Financial Services) // The Rule provides for one hour of general debate and makes in order the following amendments: Rep. McHenry Amendment (10 minutes); Rep. Huizenga Amendment (10 minutes) // Special Orders

December 5, 2019

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of the nomination of Richard Ernest Myers II, to be United States District Judge for the Eastern District of North Carolina, post-cloture, voting on confirmation of the Myers nomination; and on Sherri A. Lydon, to be United States District Judge for the District of South Carolina; later voting on confirmation of the nomination of Robert M. Duncan, to be a Governor of the United States Postal Service for a term expiring December 8, 2025.

December 5, 2019

9:00 a.m. - Pelosi on Impeachment Inquiry: House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) announces she has directed committee chairs to draft articles of impeachment inquiry against President Donald Trump.

December 4, 2019

(Transcript) - Hoyer Pen/Pad: House Majority Leader Steny Hoyer (D-MD) speaks with reporters off-camera.

December 4, 2019

2:00 p.m. - Bicameral, Bipartisan Group on Paid Family Leave: Senators Bill Cassidy (R-LA), Kyrsten Sinema (D-AZ) and Shelley Moore Capito (R-WV) are joined by Reps. Colin Allred (D-TX), Elise Stafanik (R-NY), Brian Steil (R-WI), Josh Gottheimer (D-NJ) and others to discuss the introduction of legislation supporting parents in first year after births or adoptions.

December 4, 2019

10:00 a.m. - Grounds for Impeachment: House Judiciary Committee

December 4, 2019

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at 10:00 a.m. for morning hour and noon for legislative business. One Minutes // Suspension: S. 151 - Pallone-Thune TRACED Act, as amended (Sen. Thune / Energy and Commerce) // Special Orders

December 4, 2019

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate proceeds to Executive Session to resume consideration the nomination of Richard Ernest Myers II, to be District Judge for the Eastern District of North Carolina, voting on motions to invoke cloture on the nominations of Myers; Sherri A. Lydon, to be U.S. District Judge for the District of South Carolina; and Robert M. Duncan, to be a Governor of the U.S. Postal Service for a term expiring December 8, 2025, later voting on confirmation of the nominations of John L. Sinatra, Jr., to be U.S. District Judge for the Western District of New York; Sarah E. Pitlyk, to be U.S. District Judge for the Eastern District of Missouri; Douglas Russell Cole, to be U.S. District Judge for the Southern District of Ohio; R. Austin Huffaker, Jr., to be U.S. District Judge for the Middle District of Alabama; and David B. Barlow, to be U.S. District Judge for the District of Utah.

December 3, 2019

(Transcript) - Senate Foreign Relations on Russia Policy: Undersecretary of State for Political Affairs David Hale testifies about future of US policy towards Russia.

December 3, 2019

6:00 p.m. - House GOP on HPSCI Impeachment Report: House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-CA) and others speak with reporters after public release and transmittal to the Judiciary Committee by the House Select Intelligence Committee of a report on its findings in an impeachment inquiry of an alleged quid pro quo by President Donald Trump.

December 3, 2019

3:00 p.m. - Schiff on HPSCI Impeachment Report: House Select Intelligence Committee Chairman Adam Schiff (D-CA) speaks with reporters after public release and transmittal to the Judiciary Committee of a report on its findings in an impeachment inquiry of an alleged quid pro quo by President Donald Trump.

December 3, 2019

2:30 p.m. - Senate Democrats Weekly Briefing: Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer (D-NY) and party leaders speak to reporters about Russia and election security, retirement savings, and the process for a possible impeachment trial.

December 3, 2019

2:15 p.m. - Senate GOP Weekly Briefing: Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) and party leaders speak to reporters about legislating the defense authorization and fiscal 2020 appropriations, and the process of a potential impeachment trial.

December 3, 2019

2:00 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets for legislative business, with votes postponed until 6:30 p.m. One Minutes // Suspensions (8): H.R. 4803 - Citizenship for Children of Military Members and Civil Servants Act, as amended (Rep. Nadler / Judiciary) // H.R. 565 - AMIGOS Act, as amended (Rep. Cicilline / Judiciary) // H.R. 4018 - To provide that the amount of time an elderly offender must serve before being eligible for placement in home detention is to be reduced by the amount of good time credits earned by the prisoner, and for other purposes, as amended (Rep. Deutch / Judiciary) // H.Res. 517 - Supporting the Global Fund to fight AIDS, tuberculosis (TB), malaria, and its Sixth Replenishment, as amended (Rep. Engel / Foreign Affairs) // H.R. 3460 - End Neglected Tropical Diseases Act (Rep. Smith (NJ) / Foreign Affairs) // H.Res. 546 - Disapproving the Russian Federation's inclusion in future Group of Seven summits until it respects the territorial integrity of its neighbors and adheres to the standards of democratic societies (Rep. Sires / Foreign Affairs) // H.Res. 585 - Reaffirming support for the Good Friday Agreement and other agreements to ensure lasting peace in Northern Ireland (Rep. Suozzi / Foreign Affairs) // S. 178 - UYGHUR Act of 2019, as amended (Sen. Rubio / Foreign Affairs) // Special Orders

December 3, 2019

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate proceeds to Executive Session to resume consideration of the nomination of Eric Ross Komitee, to be U.S. District Judge for the Eastern District of New York, voting on confirmation of the nomination; and on the motion to invoke cloture on the nomination of John L. Sinatra, Jr., to be U.S. District Judge for the Western District of New York, recessing from 12:30 p.m. until 2:15 p.m. for weekly caucus meetings, later voting on motions to invoke cloture on the nominations of Sarah E. Pitlyk, to be United States District Judge for the Eastern District of Missouri; Douglas Russell Cole, to be U.S. District Judge for the Southern District of Ohio; R. Austin Huffaker, Jr., to be U.S. District Judge for the Middle District of Alabama; and David B. Barlow, to be U.S. District Judge for the District of Utah.

December 2, 2019

3:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of the nomination of Dan R. Brouillette, to be Secretary of Energy, voting on confirmation of the nomination; and on the motion to invoke cloture on the nomination of Eric Ross Komitee, to be U.S. District Judge for the Eastern District of New York.

November 29, 2019

12:00 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets in a pro forma session.

November 29, 2019

9:30 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate meets in a pro forma session.

November 26, 2019

2:00 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets in a pro forma session.

November 26, 2019

7:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate meets in a pro forma session.

November 22, 2019

1:30 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets in a pro forma session.

November 22, 2019

9:30 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate meets in a pro forma session.

November 21, 2019

4:30 p.m. - House Intel GOP After Hill/Holmes Testify: Reps. Jim Jordan (R-OH) and Mark Meadows (R-NC) speak to reporters after a public hearing by the House Select Intelligence Committee with former National Security Council Senior Director for Europe and Russia Dr. Fiona Hill and US Embassy Kiev Counselor for Political Affairs David Holmes.

November 21, 2019

1:00 p.m. - McCarthy Weekly Briefing: House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-CA) speaks to reporters about Democrats' handling of an impeachment inquiry against President Trump and legislative priorities left unaddressed.

November 21, 2019

10:45 a.m. - Pelosi Weekly Briefing: House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) speaks to reporters about House-passed legislation awaiting Senate action, hearings and litigation related to the impeachment inquiry of President Trump, and considerations for the USMCA trade agreement.

November 21, 2019

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of the nomination of Dan R. Brouillette, to be Secretary of Energy, then proceeding to consideration of the House message to accompany H.R. 3055, Further Continuing Appropriations, voting on a motion to table a Paul motion to concur with further amendment; the motion to invoke cloture on the motion to concur in the House amendment to the Senate amendment to the bill; and the motion to concur.

November 21, 2019

9:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets for legislative business. One Minutes // H.R. 1309 - Workplace Violence Prevention for Health Care and Social Service Workers Act (Rep. Courtney / Education and Labor) // The Rule provides for one hour of general debate and makes in order the following amendments: Reps. Hastings / DeSaulnier Amendment (10 minutes); Reps. DeSaulnier / Hastings Amendment (10 minutes); Rep. Byrne Amendment (10 minutes); Rep. Harder Amendment (10 minutes); Rep. Levin (MI) Amendment (10 minutes); Rep. Green (TX) Amendment (10 minutes); Rep. Brown Amendment (10 minutes); Rep. Garcia (TX) Amendment (10 minutes); Rep. Wexton Amendment (10 minutes); Rep. Delgado (10 minutes) // Special Orders

November 21, 2019

9:00 a.m. - Hill/Holmes Impeachment Testimony: House Select Committee on Intelligence

November 20, 2019

8:00 a.m. - House GOP After Cooper/Hale Hearing: Reps. Jim Jordan (R-OH) and Scott Perry (R-PA) speak with reporters after a public hearing by the House Select Intelligence Committee with Deputy Assistant Defense Secretary for Russian, Ukrainian, and Eurasian Affairs Laura Cooper and Under Secretary of State for Political Affairs David Hale in connection with an impeachment inquiry authorized by a resolution adopted by the House. ,

November 20, 2019

5:30 p.m. - Cooper/Hale Impeachment Testimony: House Select Committee on Intelligence

November 20, 2019

3:45 p.m. - House GOP After Sondland Testimony: Reps. Jim Jordan (R-OH) and Elise Stefanik (R-NY) speak with reporters after a public hearing by the House Select Intelligence Committee with U.S. Ambassador to the European Union Gordon Sondland in connection with an impeachment inquiry authorized by a resolution adopted by the House.

November 20, 2019

11:00 a.m. - Schiff During Sondland Testimony: House Select Intelligence Committee Chairman Adam Schiff (D-CA) speaks with reporters during recess from a public hearing with U.S. Ambassador to the European Union Gordon Sondland in connection with an impeachment inquiry authorized by a resolution adopted by the House.

November 20, 2019

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at 10:00 a.m. for morning hour and noon for legislative business. One Minutes // Suspensions (11): H.R. 182 - To extend the authorization for the Cape Cod National Seashore Advisory Commission (Rep. Keating / Natural Resources) // H.R. 255 - Big Bear Land Exchange Act, as amended (Rep. Cook / Natural Resources) // H.R. 263 - To rename the Oyster Bay National Wildlife Refuge as the Congressman Lester Wolff Oyster Bay National Wildlife Refuge (Rep. Suozzi / Natural Resources) // H.R. 737 - Shark Fin Sales Elimination Act of 2019, as amended (Rep. Sablan / Natural Resources) // H.R. 925 - North American Wetlands Conservation Extension Act (Rep. Thompson (CA) / Natural Resources) // H.R. 1088 - FIRST Act (Rep. Marshall / Natural Resources) // H.R. 1446 - Multinational Species Conservation Funds Semipostal Stamp Reauthorization Act of 2019 (Rep. Clay / Natural Resources) // H.R. 1472 - To rename the Homestead National Monument of America near Beatrice, Nebraska, as the Homestead National Historical Park (Rep. Smith (NE) / Natural Resources) // H.R. 1487 - Santa Monica Mountains National Recreation Area Boundary Adjustment Study Act, as amended (Rep. Lieu / Natural Resources) // S. 1838 - Hong Kong Human Rights and Democracy Act of 2019 (Sen. Rubio / Foreign Relations) // S. 2710 - A bill to prohibit the commercial export of covered munitions items to the Hong Kong Police Force (Sen. Merkley / Foreign Relations) // Special Orders

November 20, 2019

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of the nomination of Barbara Lagoa, to be U.S. Circuit Judge for the Eleventh Circuit, voting on confirmation of the nomination; and on the motion to invoke cloture on the nomination of Adrian Zuckerman, to be Ambassador of the United States to Romania.

November 20, 2019

9:30 a.m. - House Democrats on Gun Violence: House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) is joined by Reps. Mike Thompson (D-CA), Ted Deutch (D-FL), Robin Kelly (D-IL), Lucy McBath (D-GA) and others to discuss legislation coordinated with the House Fun Violence Prevention Task Force.

November 20, 2019

9:00 a.m. - Sondland Impeachment Testimony: House Select Committee on Intelligence

November 19, 2019

8:30 p.m. - House GOP After Volker/Morrison Testimony: Reps. Jim Jordan (R-OH), Lee Zeldin (R-NY) and Brad Wenstrup (R-OH) speak with reporters after a public impeachment with Ambassador Kurt Volker, Former U.S. Special Envoy to Ukraine and Tim Morrison, a National Security Council aide, in connection with an impeachment inquiry authorized by a resolution adopted by the House.

November 19, 2019

3:30 p.m. - Volker/Morrison Impeachment Testimony: House Select Committee on Intelligence

November 19, 2019

2:30 p.m. - Senate Democrats Weekly Briefing: Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer (D-NY) and party leaders speak to reporters about Syria, the pending legislative agenda including climate change and confronting gun violence.

November 19, 2019

2:00 p.m. - Senate GOP Weekly Briefing: Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) and party leaders speak to reporters about pending legislative business, Democrats' policy proposals, reauthorizing the Violence Against Women Act, and the impeachment process amid hearings by the House Select Intelligence Committee.

November 19, 2019

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at 10:00 a.m. for morning hour and noon for legislative business. One Minutes // Postponed Suspension Vote: H.R. 5084 - Improving Corporate Governance through Diversity Act of 2019 (Rep. Gregory Meeks / Financial Services) // House Amendment to the Senate Amendment to H.R. 3055 - Further Continuing Appropriations Act, 2020, and Further Health Extenders Act of 2019 (Closed Rule, One Hour of Debate) (Rep. Lowey / Appropriations) // Special Orders

November 19, 2019

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of the nomination of Robert J. Luck, to be U.S. Circuit Judge for the Eleventh Circuit, post-cloture, recessing from 12:30 p.m. until 2:15 p.m. for weekly caucus meetings, then voting on confirmation of the Luck nomination; and on the motion to invoke cloture on the nomination of Barbara Lagoa, to be U.S. Circuit Judge for the Eleventh Circuit.

November 19, 2019

9:00 a.m. - Williams/Vindman Impeachment Testimony: House Select Committee on Intelligence

November 18, 2019

3:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of the nomination of Robert J. Luck, to be U.S. Circuit Judge for the Eleventh Circuit, voting on the motion to invoke cloture on the nomination.

November 18, 2019

12:00 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at noon for morning hour and 2:00 p.m. for legislative business, with votes postponed until 6:30 p.m. One Minutes // Suspensions (6): H.R. 3702 - Reforming Disaster Recovery Act of 2019, as amended (Rep. Green (TX) / Financial Services) // H.R. 4300 - Fostering Stable Housing Opportunities Act of 2019, as amended (Rep. Dean / Financial Services) // H.R. 4029 - Tribal Access to Homeless Assistance Act, as amended (Rep. Heck / Financial Services) // H.R. 5084 - Improving Corporate Governance through Diversity Act of 2019 (Rep. Meeks / Financial Services) //  H.R. 4344 - Investor Protection and Capital Markets Fairness Act, as amended (Rep. McAdams / Financial Services) // H.R. 4634 - Terrorism Risk Insurance Program Reauthorization Act of 2019, as amended (Rep. Waters / Financial Services) // Special Orders

November 15, 2019

3:30 p.m. - House GOP After Yovanovitch Testimony: Reps. Jim Jordan (R-OH), Elise Stefanik (R-NY), Mark Meadows (R-NC), Lee Zeldin (R-NY) and Brad Wenstrup (R-OH) speak with reporters after a public impeachment hearing with Marie Yovanovitch, former US Ambassador to Ukraine.

November 15, 2019

3:30 p.m. - Schiff After Yovanovitch Testimony: House Select Intelligence Committee Chairman Adam Schiff (D-CA) speaks with reporters after a public impeachment hearing with Marie Yovanovitch, former US Ambassador to Ukraine.

November 15, 2019

9:00 a.m. - Yovanovitch Impeachment Testimony: House Select Committee on Intelligence

November 15, 2019

9:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets for legislative business. One Minutes // Complete Consideration of H.R. 4863 - United States Export Finance Agency Act of 2019 (Rep. Waters / Financial Services) // The Rule provides for no further general debate and makes in order the following amendments: Meng Amendment #1 (10 minutes of debate); Meng Amendment #2 (10 minutes);  Meng Amendment #3 (10 minutes);  Meng Amendment #4 (10 minutes);  Brown Amendment (10 minutes);  Lamb Amendment (10 minutes);  Rouda Amendment #1 (10 minutes);  Rouda Amendment #2 (10 minutes);  Stevens Amendment (10 minutes);  Horn Amendment (10 minutes);  (MI) Amendment (10 minutes);  Torres Small Amendment (10 minutes) // Postponed Amendment Votes: Torres Amendment; Flores Amendment; Rep. McAdams Amendment; Davidson Amendment // Special Orders

November 14, 2019

11:30 a.m. - McCarthy Weekly Briefing: House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-CA) speaks to reporters about public impeachment hearings and legislative priorities left unfinished.

November 14, 2019

10:45 a.m. - Pelosi Weekly Briefing: House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) speaks to reporters about Veterans Day passed, reauthorizing the Export-Import Bank amid trade talks with China, the US-Mexico-Canada trade agreement, and processing the impeachment inquiry of President Trump.

November 14, 2019

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at 10:00 a.m. for morning hour and noon for legislative business. One Minutes // Begin Consideration of H.R. 4863 - United States Export Finance Agency Act of 2019 (Subject to a Rule) (Rep. Waters / Financial Services) // The Rule provides for one hour of general debate and makes in order the following amendments: Reps. Torres / Cole Amendment (10 minutes); Rep. Torres Amendment (10 minutes); Rep. Burgess Amendment (10 minutes); Reps. McAdams / Rose Amendment (10 minutes); Rep. Davidson Amendment (10 minutes); Rep. Tlaib Amendment (10 minutes); Reps. Case / Young Amendment (10 minutes); Rep. Speier Amendment (10 minutes); Rep. Ruiz Amendment (10 minutes); Rep. Meng Amendment #1 (10 minutes); Rep. Meng Amendment #2 (10 minutes); Rep. Meng Amendment #3 (10 minutes); Rep. Meng Amendment #4 (10 minutes); Rep. Brown Amendment (10 minutes); Rep. Lamb Amendment (10 minutes); Rep. Rouda Amendment #1 (10 minutes); Rep. Rouda Amendment #2 (10 minutes); Rep. Stevens Amendment (10 minutes); Rep. Horn Amendment (10 minutes); Rep. Levin (MI) Amendment (10 minutes); Rep. Torres Small Amendment (10 minutes) // Special Orders

November 14, 2019

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of the nomination of Steven J. Menashi, to be U.S. Circuit Judge for the Second Circuit, voting on confirmation of the nomination.

November 13, 2019

(Transcript) - House Democrats Weekly Briefing: House Democratic Caucus Chairman Hakeem Jeffries (D-NY) and Vice Chair Katherine Clark (D-MA) speak to reporters.

November 13, 2019

(Transcript) - Hoyer Pen/Pad: House Majority Leader Steny Hoyer (D-MD) speaks with reporters off-camera.

November 13, 2019

4:00 p.m. - Schiff After Kent/Taylor Hearing: House Select Intelligence Committee Chairman Adam Schiff (D-CA) speaks to reporters after a Committee hearing with U.S. chargé d'affaires ad interim for Ukraine William Taylor and George Kent, Deputy Assistant Secretary of State, in connection with an impeachment inquiry authorized by a resolution adopted by the House.

November 13, 2019

3:45 p.m. - House Intel GOP After Kent/Taylor Hearing: Reps. Jim Jordan (R-OH) and Elise Stefanik (R-NY) speak to reporters after a Committee hearing with U.S. chargé d'affaires ad interim for Ukraine William Taylor and George Kent, Deputy Assistant Secretary of State, in connection with an impeachment inquiry authorized by a resolution adopted by the House.

November 13, 2019

2:30 p.m. - Senate Democrats Weekly Briefing: Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer (D-NY) and party leaders speak to reporters about Turkish President Erdogan's visit to the White House, aid to the Department of Veterans Affairs for Agent Orange exposure, and handling a potential impeachment trial against President Trump.

November 13, 2019

2:15 p.m. - Senate GOP Weekly Briefing: Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) and party leaders speak to reporters about considering the US-Mexico-Canada trade agreement, fiscal 2020 appropriations and defense funding, and timing of a potential impeachment trial of President Trump.

November 13, 2019

12:30 p.m. - Meadows on Kent/Taylor Impeachment Testimony: Rep. Mark Meadows (R-NC) speaks to reporters outside a House Select Intelligence Committee hearing with U.S. chargé d'affaires ad interim for Ukraine William Taylor and George Kent, Deputy Assistant Secretary of State, in connection with an impeachment inquiry authorized by a resolution adopted by the House.

November 13, 2019

12:00 p.m. - Senate Democrats on VAWA Reauthorization: Senator Dianne Feinstein (D-CA) is joined by Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) and Senators Pat Leahy (D-VT), Amy Klobuchar (D-MN), Mazie Hirono (D-HI) and Tom Udall (D-NM) to discuss reauthorizing the Violence Against Women Act.

November 13, 2019

10:00 a.m. - Taylor/Kent Impeachment Testimony: House Select Committee on Intelligence

November 13, 2019

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at 10:00 a.m. for morning hour and noon for legislative business. One Minutes // Suspensions (9): H.R. 1663 - Foundation of the Federal Bar Association Charter Amendments Act of 2019 (Rep. Chabot / Judiciary) //  H.R. 4803 - Citizenship for Children of Military Members and Civil Servants Act (Rep. Nadler / Judiciary) //  H.R. 4258 - Reauthorizing Security for Supreme Court Justices Act of 2019 (Rep. Stanton / Judiciary) //  H.R. 3537 - Veteran Entrepreneur Training Act of 2019 (Rep. Schneider / Small Business) //  H.R. 3661 - Patriotic Employer Protection Act of 2019, as amended (Rep. Kim / Small Business) //  H.R. 499 - Service-Disabled Veterans Small Business Continuation Act (Rep. Chabot / Small Business) //  H.R. 3734 - SERV Act, as amended (Rep. Davids / Small Business) //  H.R. 1615 - VA-SBA Act, as amended (Rep. Kelly (MS) / Small Business) //  H.R. 1773 - Rosie the Riveter Congressional Gold Medal Act of 2019 (Rep. Speier / Financial Services) //  Special Orders

November 13, 2019

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of the nomination of Chad F. Wolf, to be Under Secretary for Strategy, Policy, and Plans, Department of Homeland Security, post-cloture, voting on confirmation of the Wolf nomination; and on the motion to invoke cloture on the nomination of Steven J. Menashi, to be U.S. Circuit Judge for the Second Circuit, recessing from 12:30 p.m. until 2:00 p.m. for weekly caucus meetings.

November 12, 2019

(Transcript) - Democrats on DACA Litigation: Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY), Senators Dick Durbin (D-IL), Robert Menendez (D-NJ), Catherine Cortez Masto (D-NV); House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) and Reps. Joaquin Castro (D-TX), Ben Ray Lujan (D-NM), Lucille Roybal-Allard (D-Calif), Linda Sanchez (D-CA), and California Attorney General Xavier Becerra hold a news conference on the Supreme Court hearing Department of Homeland Security v. Regents of the University of California and Hernandez v. Mesa.

November 12, 2019

3:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of the nomination of Chad Wolf, to be Under Secretary for Strategy, Policy and Plans to the Department of Homeland Security, voting on the motion to invoke cloture on the nomination, when invoked, proceeding to debate.

November 12, 2019

2:00 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at noon for morning hour and 2:00 p.m. for legislative business, with votes postponed until 6:30 p.m. One Minutes // Suspensions (9): H.R. 4625 - Protect the GI Bill Act, as amended (Rep. Levin (CA) / Veterans' Affairs) // H.R. 4477 - Reducing High Risk to Veterans and Veterans Services Act, as amended (Rep. Pappas / Veterans' Affairs) // H.R. 4771 - VA Tele-Hearing Modernization Act (Rep. Cunningham / Veterans' Affairs) // H.R. 4360 - VA Overpayment Accountability Act (Rep. Kim / Veterans' Affairs) // H.R. 4356 - Protecting Families of Fallen Servicemembers Act, as amended (Rep. Harder / Veterans' Affairs) // H.R. 4162 - GI Bill Planning Act of 2019, as amended (Rep. Bergman / Veterans' Affairs) // H.R. 3996 - VA Design-Build Construction Enhancement Act of 2019 (Rep. Banks / Veterans' Affairs) // H.R. 1424 - Fallen Warrior Battlefield Cross Memorial Act (Rep. Gonzalez (OH) / Veterans' Affairs) // H.R. 3224 - Deborah Sampson Act, as amended (Rep. Brownley / Veterans' Affairs) // Special Orders

November 12, 2019

1:00 p.m. - Hispanic Caucus on DACA Litigation: Congressional Hispanic Caucus Chairman Joaquin Castro (D-TX), Vice Chair Ruben Gallego (D-AZ) and members of the Caucus discuss the Supreme Court hearing Department of Homeland Security v. Regents of the University of California and Hernandez v. Mesa.

November 8, 2019

1:00 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets in a pro forma session.

November 8, 2019

8:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate meets in a pro forma session.

November 7, 2019

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of the nominations of Philip Rudofsky to be U.S. District Judge for the Eastern District of Arkansas; William Joseph Nardini to be U.S. Circuit Judge for the Second Circuit; and Jennifer Philpott Wilson, to be U.S. District Judge for the Middle District of Pennsylvania, voting on confirmation of the nominations.

November 6, 2019

(Transcript) - Grassley Pen/Pad: Senate Finance Committee Chairman Chuck Grassley (R-IA) speaks to reporters off-camera.

November 6, 2019

11:30 a.m. - Impeachment Hearings Announcement: House Select Intelligence Committee Chairman Adam Schiff (D-CA) speaks with reporters about transcript releases and open impeachment hearings by the Committee in connection with an inquiry authorized by a resolution of the House.

November 6, 2019

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate proceeds to Executive Session to resume consideration of the nomination of Lee Rudofsky, to be U.S. District Judge for the Eastern District of Arkansas, voting on motions to invoke cloture on the nomination of William Joseph Nardini to be U.S. Circuit Judge for the Second Circuit; and Jennifer Philpott Wilson, to be U.S. District Judge for the Middle District of Pennsylvania; later voting on onfirmation of the nomination of Danielle Hunsaker to be U.S. Circuit Judge for the Ninth Circuit; and on the cloture motion on the nomination of Lee Philip Rudofsky to be U.S. District Judge for the Eastern District of Arkansas.

November 5, 2019

2:30 p.m. - Senate Democrats Weekly Briefing: Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer (D-NY) and party leaders speak to reporters about Republicans' legislative record, defense spending and election security, state health insurance regulations, the intel whistleblower whose report initiated an impeachment inquiry by the House, and the subsequent trial process.

November 5, 2019

2:15 p.m. - Senate GOP Weekly Briefing: Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) and party leaders speak to reporters about the status of appropriations, health care plans of presidential candidates, defense spending with two weeks left on a continuing resolution, and the impeachment trial process after a resolution adopted by the House.

November 5, 2019

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of the nomination of David Tapp, to be a Judge of the U.S. Court of Federal Claims for a term of fifteen years, recessing from 12:30 p.m. until 2:15 p.m. for weekly caucus meetings, then voting on the motion to invoke cloture on the nomination, later on confirmation of the nomination; and on the motion to invoke cloture on the nomination of Danielle Hunsaker, to be a Judge for the Ninth Circuit, when invoked, proceeding to debate on the Hunsaker nomination.

November 5, 2019

8:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets in a pro forma session.

November 4, 2019

1:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate meets in a pro forma session.

November 4, 2019

12:30 p.m. - Schiff on Transcribed Interview Release: House Select Intelligence Committee Chairman Adam Schiff (D-CA) speaks with reporters despite absences from a joint interview with Trump administration officials from the National Security Council and Office of Management and Budget in connection with an impeachment inquiry authorized by a resolution passed by the House.

November 1, 2019

1:00 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets in a pro forma session.

October 31, 2019

(Transcript) - Senate Democrats on ACA Open Enrollment: Senators Debbie Stabenow (D-MI), Patty Murray (D-WA), Tammy Baldwin (D-WI), Ron Wyden (D-OR), Christopher Murphy (D-CT) and Get America Covered Cofounder Josh Peck discuss introduction of the ENROLL Act.

October 31, 2019

12:15 p.m. - House Committee Chairs on Impeachment Process: House Rules Committee Chairman Jim McGovern (D-MA), Select Intelligence Committee Chairman Adam Schiff (D-CA), Judiciary Committee Chairman Jerry Nadler (D-NY), Foreign Affairs Committee Chairman Eliot Engel (D-NY), Oversight and Reform Acting Chair Carolyn Maloney (D-NY) and House Democratic Caucus Chairman Hakeem Jeffries (D-NY) discussed the impeachment process after the passage vote on H.Res. 660 - Directing certain committees to continue their ongoing investigations as part of the existing House of Representatives inquiry into whether sufficient grounds exist for the House of Representatives to exercise its Constitutional power to impeach Donald John Trump, President of the United States of America, and for other purposes, brought by McGovern.

October 31, 2019

10:15 a.m. - Pelosi Weekly Briefing: House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) speaks to reporters about the impeachment process formalized by a resolution then before the House.

October 31, 2019

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of H.R. 3055 - Commerce, Justice, Science, Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, Interior, Environment, Military Construction, Veterans Affairs, Transportation, and Housing and Urban Development Appropriations Act, voting  on adoption of Lee Amendment #1209; Jones amendment #1141, as modified; and passage of the bill (60-vote threshold), later voting on the motion to invoke cloture on the motion to proceed to H.R. 2740 - Labor, Health and Human Services, Education, Defense, State, Foreign Operations, and Energy and Water Development Appropriations

October 31, 2019

9:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets for legislative business. One Minutes // H.Res. 660 - Directing certain committees to continue their ongoing investigations as part of the existing House of Representatives inquiry into whether sufficient grounds exist for the House of Representatives to exercise its Constitutional power to impeach Donald John Trump, President of the United States of America, and for other purposes. (Rep. McGovern / Rules) // Complete Consideration of  H.R. 823 - Colorado Outdoor Recreation and Economy Act (Rep. Neguse / Natural Resources) // Postponed Amendment Votes: Rep. Curtis Amendment; Rep. Tipton Amendment; Rep. Crow Amendment // Special Orders

October 30, 2019

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at 10:00 a.m. for morning hour and noon for legislative business. One Minutes // H.R. 1373 - Grand Canyon Centennial Protection Act (Subject to a Rule) (Rep. Grijalva / Natural Resources) // The Rule provides for one hour of general debate and makes in order the following amendments: Rep. Lesko Amendment (10 minutes); Rep. Gosar Amendment #1 (10 minutes);  Rep. Gosar Amendment #2 (10 minutes) // H.R. 2181 - Chaco Cultural Heritage Area Protection Act of 2019 (Subject to a Rule) (Rep. Luján / Natural Resources) // The Rule provides for one hour of general debate and makes in order the following amendments: Rep. Lujan Amendment (10 minutes); Rep. Gosar Amendment #1 (10 minutes);  Rep. Gosar Amendment #2 (10 minutes); Rep. Arrington Amendment (10 minutes) // Begin Consideration of  H.R. 823 - Colorado Outdoor Recreation and Economy Act (Rep. Neguse / Natural Resources) // The Rule provides for one hour of general debate and makes in order the following amendments: Rep. Curtis Amendment (10 minutes); Rep. Brown Amendment (10 minutes); Rep. Tipton Amendment #1 (10 minutes); Rep. Tipton Amendment #2 (10 minutes);  Rep. Tipton Amendment #3 (10 minutes) // Special Orders

October 30, 2019

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of S.J.Res. 52 - A joint resolution providing for congressional disapproval under chapter 8 of title 5, United States Code, of the rule submitted by the Secretary of the Treasury and the Secretary of Health and Human Services relating to "State Relief and Empowerment Waivers," voting on adoption of the joint resolution, then resuming consideration of H.R. 3055 - Commerce, Justice, Science, Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, Interior, Environment, Military Construction, Veterans Affairs, Transportation, and Housing and Urban Development Appropriations Act.

October 29, 2019

(Transcript) - Hoyer Pen/Pad: House Majority Leader Steny Hoyer (D-MD) speaks with reporters off-camera.

October 29, 2019

2:30 p.m. - Senate Democrats Weekly Briefing: Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer (D-NY) and party leaders speak to reporters about the death of ISIS terrorist group leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi and the impeachment process following an inquiry by the House authorized by the Speaker.

October 29, 2019

2:00 p.m. - Senate GOP Weekly Briefing: Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) and party leaders speak to reporters about the impeachment process in the House, fiscal 2020 appropriations and defense policy bill, judicial confirmations, the death of ISIS terrorist group leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi and his successor.

October 29, 2019

10:00 a.m. - House GOP Weekly Briefing: House Republican Conference Chair Liz Cheney (R-WY), Rules Committee Ranking Member Tom Cole (R-OK), Armed Services Committee Ranking Member Mac Thornberry (R-TX), Minority Whip Steve Scalise (R-LA) and Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-CA) discuss an expected procedural vote on an impeachment inquiry against President Trump authorized by the Speaker, legislating the annual defense authorization, and a recent raid during which ISIS terrorist group leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi was killed, and considering the USMCA trade agreement.

October 29, 2019

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at 10:00 a.m. for morning hour and noon for legislative business. One Minutes // H.Res. 296 - Affirming the United States record on the Armenian Genocide (Subject to a Rule) (Rep. Schiff / Foreign Affairs) // Suspensions (4): H.R. 4695 - Protect Against Conflict by Turkey Act, as amended (Rep. Engel / Foreign Affairs) //  H.R. 1623 - Help America Run Act (Rep. Porter / House Administration) // H.Res. 107 - SFC Sean Cooley and SPC Christopher Horton Congressional Gold Star Family Fellowship Program Act, as amended (Rep. Kelly (MS) / House Administration) // H.R. 4842 - EXPO Act of 2019, as amended (Rep. Phillips / Foreign Affairs) // Special Orders

October 29, 2019

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of H.R. 3055 - Commerce, Justice, Science, Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, Interior, Environment, Military Construction, Veterans Affairs, Transportation, and Housing and Urban Development Appropriations Act, recessing from 12:30 p.m. until 2:15 for weekly caucus meetings.

October 29, 2019

Continued - Vindman Interview Stakeout: Separately, House Republicans speak with reporters reporters during an interview with National Security Council Director of European Affairs Lt. Col. Alexander Vindman in connection with an impeachment inquiry authorized by the Speaker minutes after the text of a resolution 'affirming' the investigation by committees was released. Afterward, House Select Intelligence Committee Chairman Adam Schiff (D-CA) delivers a statement.

October 28, 2019

3:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of H.R. 3055 - Commerce, Justice, Science, Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, Interior, Environment, Military Construction, Veterans Affairs, Transportation, and Housing and Urban Development Appropriations Act, voting in relation to the Cortez Masto Amendment #961, Paul Amendment #1019, and the Jones Amendment #1067.

October 28, 2019

12:00 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at noon for morning hour and 2:00 p.m. for legislative business, with votes postponed until 6:30 p.m. One Minutes // Suspensions (18): H.R. 4334 - Dignity in Aging Act of 2019, as amended (Rep. Bonamici / Education and Labor) // H.R. 2440 - Full Utilization of the Harbor Maintenance Trust Fund Act, as amended (Rep. DeFazio / Transportation and Infrastructure) // H.R. 2548 - Hazard Eligibility and Local Projects Act, as amended (Rep. Fletcher / Transportation and Infrastructure) // H.R. 1306 - Federal Disaster Assistance Coordination Act, as amended (Rep. Meadows / Transportation and Infrastructure) // H.R. 1775 - Notice to Airmen Improvement Act of 2019 (Rep. Stauber / Transportation and Infrastructure) // H.R. 2502 - Transparency in Federal Buildings Projects Act of 2019 (Rep. Palmer / Transportation and Infrastructure) // H.R. 3942 - Preventing Online Sales of E-Cigarettes to Children Act (Rep. Rosa DeLauro / Judiciary) // H.R. 886 - Veteran Treatment Court Coordination Act of 2019, as amended (Rep. Crist / Judiciary) // H.R. 2514 - COUNTER Act of 2019, as amended (Rep. Cleaver / Financial Services) // H.R. 4860 - Equity Crowdfunding Act (Rep. McHenry / Financial Services) //  H.R. 4067 - Financial Inclusion in Banking Act of 2019, as amended (Rep. David Scott (GA) / Financial Services) // H.R. 1865 - National Law Enforcement Museum Commemorative Coin Act (Rep. Pascrell / Financial Services) // H.R. 2423 - Women’s Suffrage Centennial Commemorative Coin Act, as amended (Rep. Stefanik / Financial Services) // H.R. 2781 - EMPOWER for Health Act of 2019 (Rep. Schakowsky / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 728 - Title VIII Nursing Workforce Reauthorization Act of 2019 (Rep. Joyce (OH) / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 647 - Palliative Care and Hospice Education and Training Act (Rep. Engel / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 2115 - Public Disclosure of Drug Discounts Act, as amended (Rep. Spanberger / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 1781 - Payment Commission Data Act of 2019 (Rep. Carter (GA) / Energy and Commerce) // Special Orders

October 28, 2019

Continued - Kupperman Interview Stakeout: Separately, Reps. Jim Jordan (R-OH) and Mark Meadows (R-NC), then House Select Intelligence Committee Chairman Adam Schiff (D-CA) speaks with reporters about the status of a planned interview with Deputy Assistant to the President for National Security Affairs Charles Kupperman in connection with an impeachment inquiry authorized by the Speaker.

October 24, 2019

3:00 p.m. - Graham on Impeachment Process: Senate Judiciary Committee Chairman Lindsey Graham (R-SC) discusses an impeachment inquiry authorized by the Speaker, his experience during the Clinton impeachment, past precedent, Special Counsel Robert Mueller's work, a resolution cosponsored by 41 Republicans, and a recent luncheon meeting with President Trump at the White House.

October 24, 2019

11:00 a.m. - Cummings Lies in State: Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA), Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY), House Majority Leader Steny Hoyer (D-MD), Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY), House Majority Whip Jim Clyburn (D-SC), Senator Ben Cardin (D-MD), and Reps. Karen Bass (D-CA), Mark Meadows (D-NC), and Emanuel Cleaver (D-MO) speak at a ceremony in memory of late Rep. Elijah Cummings (D-MD), in Statuary Hall.

October 24, 2019

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of the nomination of Justin Reed Walker to be District Judge for the Western District of Kentucky, recessing from 10:30 a.m. until noon, then voting on the motion to invoke cloture on the nomination and later on confirmation of the Walker nomination.

October 24, 2019

9:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets in a pro forma session.

October 23, 2019

Continued - Cooper Interview Stakeout: Members of the House speak to reporters amid a postponed interview with Deputy Assistant Secretary of Defense Laura Cooper in connection with an impeachment inquiry authorized by the Speaker after Republicans attempted entry into the classified space in which it is held.

October 23, 2019

11:00 a.m. - House Democrats on Election Interference Reporting: Rep. Katherine Clark (D-MA) and others discuss H.R. 4617 - SHIELD Act set to pass the House.

October 23, 2019

10:00 a.m. - Zuckerberg on Facebook Libra: House Financial Services Committee

October 23, 2019

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at 10:00 a.m. for morning hour and noon for legislative business. One Minutes // Suspension: H.R. 777 - Debbie Smith Reauthorization Act of 2019, as amended (Rep. Carolyn Maloney / Judiciary) // H.R. 4617 - SHIELD Act (Rep. Lofgren / House Administration) // The Rule provides for one hour of general debate and makes in order the following amendments: Rep. DeSaulnier Amendment (10 minutes); Rep. Lesko Amendment (10 minutes); Rep. Lynch Amendment (10 minutes); Reps. Levin (MI) / McCaul / Rouda / Speier / Slotkin Amendment (10 minutes); Reps. Langevin / Slotkin Amendment (10 minutes); Rep. Swalwell Amendment (10 minutes); Rep. Brown Amendment (10 minutes); Rep. Delgado Amendment (10 minutes); Rep. Houlahan Amendment (10 minutes); Rep. Slotkin Amendment (10 minutes); Rep. Sherrill Amendment (10 minutes); Rep. Cunningham Amendment #1(10 minutes); Rep. Cunningham Amendment #2 (10 minutes); Rep. Spanberger (10 minutes) // Special Orders

October 23, 2019

9:30 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of S.J.Res.50, providing for congressional disapproval under chapter 8 of title 5, United States Code, of the rule submitted by the Internal Revenue Service, Department of the Treasury, relating to "Contributions in Exchange for State or Local Tax Credits," voting on passage of the joint resolution, then resuming consideration of the motion to proceed to H.R. 3055 - Commerce, Justice, Science, Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, Interior, Environment, Military Construction, Veterans Affairs, Transportation, and Housing and Urban Development Appropriations Act, post-cloture.

October 22, 2019

(Transcript) - Hoyer Pen/Pad: House Majority Leader Steny Hoyer (D-MD) speaks with reporters off-camera.

October 22, 2019

2:30 p.m. - Senate Democrats Weekly Briefing: Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer (D-NY) is joined by Senators Jack Reed (D-RI) and Tammy Duckworth (D-IL) to discuss a US military withdrawal from Syria, a resultant Turkish incursion, and an impeachment inquiry against President Donald Trump authorized by the Speaker.

October 22, 2019

2:00 p.m. - Senate GOP Weekly Briefing: Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) and party leaders speak to reporters about fiscal 2020 appropriations, prescription drug pricing and Medicare for All efforts by House Democrats, the USMCA trade agreement, the process followed on an impeachment inquiry authorized by the Speaker and potentially in a Senate trial.

October 22, 2019

10:00 a.m. - House GOP Weekly Briefing: House Republican Conference Chair Liz Cheney (R-WY), Reps. Elise Stefanik (R-NY), Mike Turner (R-OH), Minority Whip Steve Scalise (R-LA) and Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-CA) speak with reporters about the process followed for an impeachment inquiry against President Donald Trump.

October 22, 2019

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at 10:00 a.m. for morning hour and noon for legislative business. One Minutes // H.R. 2513 - Corporate Transparency Act of 2019 (Subject to a Rule) (Rep. Carolyn Maloney (NY) / Financial Services) // The Rule provides for one hour of general debate and makes in order the following amendments: Rep. Burgess Amendment (10 minutes); Rep. Hill (AR) Amendment (10 minutes); Rep. Brown Amendment (10 minutes); Rep. Levin (MI) Amendment (10 minutes); Rep. Davidson Amendment (10 minutes) // Suspensions (8): H.R. 835 - Rodchenkov Anti-Doping Act of 2019, as amended (Rep. Jackson Lee / Judiciary) // H.R. 2426 - CASE Act of 2019, as amended (Rep. Jeffries / Judiciary) // S. 693 - National POW/MIA Flag Act (Sen. Warren / Judiciary) // H.R. 724 - PACT Act (Rep. Deutch / Judiciary) // H.R. 1123 - Divisional Realignment for the Eastern District of Arkansas Act of 2019 (Rep. Crawford / Judiciary) // H.R. 598 - Georgia Support Act, as amended (Rep. Connolly / Foreign Affairs) // H.Res. 552 - Calling on the Government of the Russian Federation to provide evidence of wrongdoing or to release United States citizen Paul Whelan (Rep. Stevens / Foreign Affairs) // H.Con.Res. 32 - Expressing the sense of Congress regarding the execution-style murders of United States citizens Ylli, Agron, and Mehmet Bytyqi in the Republic of Serbia in July 1999 (Rep. Zeldin / Foreign Affairs) // Special Orders

October 22, 2019

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of Treaty Document #116-1,  Protocol to the North Atlantic Treaty of 1949 on the Accession of the Republic of North Macedonia, post-cloture, voting on ratification of the treaty; and on the motion to invoke cloture on the nomination of Andrew P. Bremberg, to be Representative of the United States of America to the Office of the United Nations and Other International Organizations in Geneva, recessing until 2:15 p.m. for weekly caucus meetings, later voting on the motion to invoke cloture on the motion to proceed to H.R. 3055 - Commerce, Justice, Science, Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, Interior, Environment, Military Construction, Veterans Affairs, Transportation, and Housing and Urban Development Appropriations Act, when invoked, proceeding to debate on the motion, post-cloture.

October 21, 2019

3:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of Treaty Document #116-1,  Protocol to the North Atlantic Treaty of 1949 on the Accession of the Republic of North Macedonia, voting on the motion to invoke cloture on the treaty.

October 21, 2019

12:00 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at noon for morning hour and 2:00 p.m. for legislative business, with votes postponed until 6:30 p.m. One Minutes // Suspensions (4): H.R. 4406 - Small Business Development Centers Improvement Act of 2019, as amended (Rep. Golden / Small Business) // H.R. 4405 - Women’s Business Centers Improvements Act of 2019 (Rep. Davids / Small Business) // H.R. 4407 - SCORE for Small Business Act of 2019 (Rep. Hern / Small Business) // H.R. 4387 - To establish Growth Accelerator Fund Competition within the Small Business Administration, and for other purposes (Rep. Espaillat / Small Business) // H.Res. 630 - Condemning and censuring Adam Schiff, Representative of California's 28th Congressional District (Rep. Biggs) // Special Orders

October 18, 2019

11:30 a.m. - McCarthy Weekly Briefing: House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-CA) speaks to reporters about the status of an impeachment inquiry against President Donald Trump and remarks a day before by Acting White House Chief of Staff Mick Mulvaney.

October 18, 2019

9:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets for legislative business. One Minutes // H.R. 3624 - Outsourcing Accountability Act of 2019 (Rep. Axne / Financial Services) // The Rule provides for one hour of general debate and makes in order the following amendments: Rep. Huizenga Amendment (10 minutes); Rep. Hill (AR) Amendment (10 minutes) // Special Orders

October 17, 2019

(Transcript) - Senate Democrats on Immigration: Senator Dick Durbin (D-IL) is joined Senators Ron Wyden (D-OR), Mazie Hirono (D-HI), Jacky Rosen (D-NV) and immigration advocates to discuss the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program.

October 17, 2019

12:30 p.m. - Graham, et al on Turkey Sanctions: Senators Lindsey Graham (R-SC) and Chris Van Hollen (D-MD) discuss bipartisan legislation to sanction the government of Turkey for an incursion into Kurdish territory inside Syria after a US withdrawal was ordered by President Trump.

October 17, 2019

12:00 p.m. - Pelosi with Italian President Mattarella: House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) and Italian President Sergio Mattarella speak to the press, at the Speaker's Balcony.

October 17, 2019

10:45 a.m. - Pelosi Weekly Briefing: House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) speaks to reporters.

October 17, 2019

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at 10:00 a.m. for morning hour and noon for legislative business. One Minutes // H.R. 1815 - (Rep. Casten / Financial Services) // The Rule provides for one hour of general debate and makes in order the following amendments: Rep. Huizenga Amendment (10 minutes); Rep. Gottheimer Amendment (10 minutes); Rep. Wagner Amendment (10 minutes); Rep. Maloney Amendment (10 minutes) // Special Order  

October 17, 2019

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate considers a motion to proceed to S.J.Res. 53, relating to the disapproval of the repeal of the Clean Power Plan, later voting on adoption of the joint resolution, thereafter proceeding to consideration of the veto message to accompany S.J.Res. 54, relating to a national emergency declared by the President on February 15, 2019, later voting on passage of the joint resolution notwithstanding the objections of the President to the contrary.

October 16, 2019

(Transcript) - Hoyer Pen/Pad: House Majority Leader Steny Hoyer (D-MD) briefs reporters off-camera.

October 16, 2019

(Transcript) - House Democrats Weekly Briefing: House Democratic Caucus Chairman Hakeem Jeffries (D-NY) and Vice Chair Katherine Clark (D-MA) speak to reporters.

October 16, 2019

(Transcript) - House GOP Weekly Briefing: House Republican Conference Chair Liz Cheney (R-WY), Rep. Andy Biggs (R-AZ), Minority Whip Steve Scalise (R-LA) and Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-CA) speak with reporters about an impeachment inquiry carried out by committee Democrats at the direction of Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA).

October 16, 2019

4:45 p.m. - Pelosi & Hoyer After White House Meeting: House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) and Majority Leader Steny Hoyer (D-MD) speak with reporters at the Will Rogers statue in the Capitol Building after meeting with President Donald Trump and Republicans at the White House.

October 16, 2019

2:30 p.m. - Senate Democrats Weekly Briefing: Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer (D-NY) and party leaders speak to reporters about an impeachment inquiry underway by House Democrats, countering the Trump administration over healthcare policy, and an incursion into Syria by Turkey after a US withdrawal was ordered by President Trump.

October 16, 2019

2:15 p.m. - Senate GOP Weekly Briefing: Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) and party leaders speak to reporters about an impeachment inquiry underway by House Democrats, trade developments with China and an incursion into Syria by Turkey after a US withdrawal was ordered by President Trump.

October 16, 2019

11:15 a.m. - Senate Democrats on Pensions: Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer (D-NY) is joined by Senators Debbie Stabenow (D-MI), Sherrod Brown (D-OH), Joe Manchin (D-WV), Patty Murray (D-WA) and Ron Wyden (D-OR) to discuss a crisis facing multi-employer pension plans.

October 16, 2019

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at 10:00 a.m. for morning hour and noon for legislative business. One Minutes // Suspensions (16): H.J. Res. 77 - Opposing the decision to end certain United States efforts to prevent Turkish military operations against Syrian Kurdish forces in Northeast Syria (Rep. Engel / Foreign Affairs) // H.R. 3889 - ONDCP Technical Corrections Act of 2019, as amended (Rep. Rouda / Oversight and Reform) // H.R. 1496 - Presidential Allowance Modernization Act of 2019, as amended (Rep. Hice / Oversight and Reform) // H.R. 1252 - To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 6531 Van Nuys Boulevard in Van Nuys, California, as the "Marilyn Monroe Post Office" (Rep. Cárdenas / Oversight and Reform) // H.R. 1253 - To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 13507 Van Nuys Boulevard in Pacoima, California, as the "Ritchie Valens Post Office Building" (Rep. Cárdenas / Oversight and Reform) // H.R. 1833 - To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 35 Tulip Avenue in Floral Park, New York, as the "Lieutenant Michael R. Davidson Post Office Building" (Rep. Rice (NY) / Oversight and Reform) // H.R. 2151 - To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 7722 South Main Street in Pine Plains, New York, as the "Senior Chief Petty Officer Shannon M. Kent Post Office" (Rep. Delgado / Oversight and Reform) // H.R. 2451 - To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 575 Dexter Street in Central Falls, Rhode Island, as the "Elizabeth Buffum Chace Post Office" (Rep. Cicilline / Oversight and Reform) // H.R. 3144 - To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 8520 Michigan Avenue in Whittier, California, as the "Jose Ramos Post Office Building" (Rep. Sánchez / Oversight and Reform) // H.R. 3152 - To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 456 North Meridian Street in Indianapolis, Indiana, as the "Richard G. Lugar Post Office" (Rep. Carson / Oversight and Reform) // H.R. 3207 - To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 114 Mill Street in Hookstown, Pennslvania, as the "Staff Sergeant Dylan Elchin Post Office Building", as amended (Rep. Lamb / Oversight and Reform) // H.R. 3314 - To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 1750 McCulloch Boulevard North in Lake Havasu City, Arizona, as the "Lake Havasu City Combat Veterans Memorial Post Office Building" (Rep. Gosar / Oversight and Reform) // H.R. 3329 - To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 5186 Benito Street in Montclair, California, as the "Paul Eaton Post Office Building" (Rep. Torres / Oversight and Reform) // H.R. 1972 - To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 1100 West Kent Avenue in Missoula, Montana, as the "Jeannette Rankin Post Office Building" (Rep. Gianforte / Oversight and Reform) // H.R. 887 - To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 877 East 1200 South in Orem, Utah, as the "Jerry C. Washburn Post Office Building" (Rep. Curtis / Oversight and Reform) // S. 1196 - To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 1715 Linnerud Drive in Sun Prairie, Wisconsin, as the "Fire Captain Cory Barr Post Office Building" (Sen. Baldwin / Oversight and Reform) // Special Orders

October 16, 2019

9:30 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of the nomination of Barbara Barrett, to be Secretary of the Air Force, post-cloture, voting on motions to invoke cloture on the nominations of Frank Volk, to be District Judge for the Southern District of West Virginia; Charles Eskridge, to be District Judge of Southern District of Texas; David Novak, to be District Judge of Eastern District of Virginia; and Rachel Kovner, to be District Judge of Eastern District of New York, recessing until 2:15 p.m. for weekly caucus meetings, later voting on confirmation of the nominations.

October 16, 2019

Continued - McKinley Interview Stakeout: Members of the House speak separately with reporters throughout a closed-door interview with former Senior Advisor to the Secretary of State Michael McKinley in connection with an impeachment inquiry authorized by the Speaker.

October 15, 2019

6:30 p.m. - Pelosi on Impeachment Inquiry: House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) updates reporters after a caucus meeting to discuss the state of an impeachment inquiry against President Donald Trump authorized weeks earlier.

October 15, 2019

3:00 p.m. - House Democrats on College Affordability: House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) is joined by House Education and Labor Committee Chairman Bobby Scott (D-VA), House Veterans Affairs Committee Chairman Mark Takano (D-CA) and Rep. Susan Davis (D-CA) to discuss the College Affordability Act.

October 15, 2019

3:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of the nomination of Barbara Barrett, to be Secretary of the Air Force, voting on the motion to invoke cloture on the nomination, when invoked, proceeding to debate.

October 15, 2019

2:00 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets for legislative business, with votes postponed until 6:30 p.m. One Minutes // Suspensions (8): H.R. 3289 - Hong Kong Human Rights and Democracy Act of 2019, as amended (Rep. Smith (NJ) / Foreign Affairs) // H.R. 4270 - PROTECT Hong Kong Act, as amended (Rep. McGovern / Foreign Affairs) // H.Res. 543 - Recognizing Hong Kong’s bilateral relationship with the United States, condemning the interference of the People’s Republic of China in Hong Kong’s affairs, and supporting the people of Hong Kong’s right to protest, as amended (Rep. Sherman / Foreign Affairs) // H.Res. 521 - Commending the Government of Canada for upholding the rule of law and expressing concern over actions by the Government of the People’s Republic of China in response to a request from the United States Government of Canada for the extradition of a Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd., executive (Rep. McCaul / Foreign Affairs) // H.R. 95 - Homeless Veteran Families Act (Rep. Brownley / Veterans' Affairs) // H.R. 2385 - To permit the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to establish a grant program to conduct cemetery research and produce educational materials for the Veterans Legacy Program (Rep. Lamb / Veterans' Affairs) // H.R. 1199 - VA Website Accessibility Act of 2019 (Rep. Luria / Veterans' Affairs) // H.R. 2334 - To designate the Department of Veterans Affairs community based outpatient clinic in Odessa, Texas, as the ‘‘Wilson and Young Medal of Honor VA Clinic” (Rep. Conaway / Veterans' Affairs) // Special Orders

October 15, 2019

Continued - George Kent Interview Stakeout: House Republicans on the Oversight and Reform and Foreign Affairs committees speak with reporters before and after participating in a private deposition with Deputy Assistant Secretary of State George Kent in connection with an impeachment inquiry authorized by the Speaker.

October 14, 2019

Continued - Fiona Hill Interview Stakeout: Members of Congress speak with reporters in separate appearances outside a private deposition with former Special Assistant to the President Fiona Hill in connection with an impeachment inquiry authorized by the Speaker.

October 11, 2019

3:30 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets in a pro forma session.

October 11, 2019

2:15 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate meets in a pro forma session.

October 10, 2019

(Transcript) - Schumer on Syria Policy: Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) delivers a statement to the press in New York.

October 8, 2019

1:00 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets in a pro forma session.

October 8, 2019

12:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate meets in a pro forma session.

October 4, 2019

4:30 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate meets in a pro forma session.

October 4, 2019

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets in a pro forma session.

October 2, 2019

10:45 a.m. - Pelosi & Schiff on Impeachment Inquiry: House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) and House Select Intelligence Committee Chairman Adam Schiff (D-CA) discuss prescription drug pricing legislation and joint committee investigations of a call between President Donald Trump and Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky.

October 1, 2019

12:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate meets in a pro forma session.

October 1, 2019

9:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets in a pro forma session.

September 27, 2019

11:40 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate meets in a pro forma session.

September 27, 2019

9:30 a.m. - House Democrats on For the People Act: House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) is joined by Reps. John Sarbanes (D-MD), Zoe Lofgren (D-CA), Tom Malinowski (D-NJ), Joe Neguse (D-CO), Deb Haaland (D-NM) and Chris Pappas (D-NH) to push for Senate action on H.R. 1 - The For the People Act, answering questions about an impeachment inquiry authorized by the Speaker.

September 27, 2019

9:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets for legislative business. One Minutes // S.J.Res. 54 - A joint resolution relating to a national emergency declared by the President on February 15, 2019 (Closed Rule, One Hour of Debate) (Sen. Udall / Armed Services) // H. Res. 603 - Expressing the sense of the House of Representatives with respect to the actions of the Speaker of the House, Mrs. Pelosi of California, to initiate an impeachment inquiry against the duly elected President of the United States, Donald J. Trump (Rep. McCarthy) // Postponed Suspension Vote: H.R. 3722 - Joint Task Force to Combat Opioid Trafficking Act of 2019 (Rep. Langevin / Homeland Security) // Special Orders

September 26, 2019

12:45 p.m. - Schiff on Intel Whistleblower: House Select Intelligence Committee Chairman Adam Schiff (D-CA) discusses the credibility and allegations of a whisteblower regarding a call between President Donald Trump and Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky, and their complaint's handling by the Acting Director of National Intelligence.

September 26, 2019

11:30 a.m. - McCarthy Weekly Briefing: House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-CA) speaks to reporters about an impeachment investigation authorized by by the Speaker against President Donald Trump.

September 26, 2019

10:45 a.m. - Pelosi Weekly Briefing: House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) speaks to reporters about an impeachment investigation she authorized against President Donald Trump and the legislative agenda including the USMCA trade agreement and prescription drug pricing.

September 26, 2019

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at 10:00 a.m. for morning hour and noon for legislative business. One Minutes // H.R. 2528 - STEM Opportunities Act of 2019 (Rep. Johnson (TX) / Science, Space, and Technology) // H.R. 335 - South Florida Clean Coastal Waters Act of 2019, as amended (Rep. Mast / Science, Space, and Technology) // H.R. 3710 - Cybersecurity Vulnerability Remediation Act (Rep. Jackson Lee / Homeland Security) // H.R. 2589 - Unifying DHS Intelligence Enterprise Act, as amended (Rep. Green (TN) / Homeland Security) // H.R. 3691 - TRANSLATE Act (Rep. Dina Titus / Homeland Security) // H.R. 3675 - Trusted Traveler Reconsideration and Restoration Act of 2019 (Rep. Katko / Homeland Security) // H.R. 3694 - Helping Families Fly Act of 2019 (Rep. Lesko / Homeland Security) // H.R. 3722 - Joint Task Force to Combat Opioid Trafficking Act of 2019 (Rep. Langevin / Homeland Security) // H.R. 3246 - Traveling Parents Screening Consistency Act of 2019 (Rep. Taylor / Homeland Security) // H.R. 3526 - Counter Terrorist Network Act (Rep. Underwood / Homeland Security) // H.R. 3106 - Domestic and International Terrorism DATA Act, as amended (Rep. Thompson (MS) / Homeland Security) // H.R. 3525 - U.S. Border Patrol Medical Screening Standards Act (Closed Rule, One Hour of Debate) (Rep. Underwood / Homeland Security) // Special Orders

September 26, 2019

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate proceeds to the consideration of H.R. 4378 - Continuing Appropriations Act, 2020, and Health Extenders Act of 2019, voting on Paul amendment #942; and on passage of the bill, as amended if amended, with a 60 vote threshold, thereafter proceeding to Executive Session to resume consideration of nomination of Gen. John E. Hyten, to be Vice Chair of the Joint Chiefs, and Eugene Scalia, to be Secretary of Labor, voting on confirmation of the nominations.

September 26, 2019

9:30 a.m. - Bipartisan Group on Second Chance Legislation: Senators Chris Van Hollen (D-MD) and Rob Portman (R-OH) are joined by Reps. Danny Davis (D-IL) and David Schweikert (R-AZ) to discuss reentry for convicted criminals, including education tax credits.

September 25, 2019

(Transcript) - House Transportation and Infrastructure on Trump Hotel Leasing: The Economic Development, Public Buildings and Emergency Management Subcommittee hears from officials with the General Services Administration, Congressional Research Service, and representatives from the Heritage Foundation, Project on Government Oversight and Citizens for Responsibility and Ethics in Washington testify about lease sales at Trump international Hotel.

September 25, 2019

12:45 p.m. - Schumer on Intel Whistleblower: Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer (D-NY) discusses an announced impeachment investigation of President Donald Trump and interactions between his committee and the IC Inspector General over a whistleblower complaint about a call between Trump and Ukraine President Volodymyr Zelensky.

September 25, 2019

12:00 p.m. - Schiff on Intel Whistleblower: House Intelligence Committee Chairman Adam Schiff (D-CA) discusses an announced impeachment investigation of President Donald Trump and interactions between his committee and the IC Inspector General over a whistleblower complaint about a call between Trump and Ukraine President Volodymyr Zelensky.

September 25, 2019

10:15 a.m. - House Democrats Weekly Briefing: House Democratic Caucus Chairman Hakeem Jeffries (D-NY) and Vice Chair Katherine Clark (D-MA) speak to reporters about the legislative agenda and an announced impeachment investigation of President Donald Trump.

September 25, 2019

10:00 a.m. - House GOP Weekly Briefing: House Republican Conference Chair Liz Cheney (R-WY), Minority Whip Steve Scalise (R-LA) and Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-CA) are joined by Reps. Doug Collins (R-GA) and Jim Jordan (R-OH) to discuss an impeachment inquiry against President Donald Trump.

September 25, 2019

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at 10:00 a.m. for morning hour and noon for legislative business. One Minutes // Suspension: H.R. 1595 - SAFE Banking Act of 2019, as amended (Rep. Perlmutter / Financial Services) // H.R. 2203 - Homeland Security Improvement Act (Subject to a Rule) (Rep. Escobar / Homeland Security) // H.Res. 576 – Expressing the sense of the House of Representatives with respect to the whistleblower complaint of August 12, 2019, made to the Inspector General of the Intelligence Community (Closed Rule, One Hour of Debate) (Rep. Schiff / Permanent Select Intelligence) // Special Orders

September 25, 2019

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate convenes and proceeds to a period of morning business, then resuming consideration of S.J.Res.54, relating to a national emergency declared by the President of February 15, 2019, voting on passage of the joint resolution, later voting on adoption of resolutions to instruct conferees on S. 1790, National Defense Authorization Act.

September 24, 2019

5:30 p.m. - McCarthy Statement on Impeachment Investigation: House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-CA) delivers a statement after Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) says she has directed an impeachment investigation by House committees.

September 24, 2019

5:00 p.m. - Pelosi Announces Impeachment Investigation: House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) announces that she has directed an impeachment investigation by House committees of President Trump.

September 24, 2019

3:00 p.m. - Progressive Priorities: Reps. Mark Pocan (D-WI) and Pramila Jayapal (D-WA) discuss the Progressive Caucus's agenda with reporters about prescription drug pricing legislation, labor and budget bills, and an impeachment investigation against President Trump.

September 24, 2019

2:30 p.m. - Senate Democrats Weekly Briefing: Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer (D-NY) and party leaders speak to reporters about an attempt to reverse reprogramming Defense construction money for border wall construction and handling a whistleblower complaint against the President over alleged misdealing with a foreign leader.

September 24, 2019

2:15 p.m. - Senate GOP Weekly Briefing: Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) and party leaders speak to reporters about processing nominations, wanting to consider the US-Mexico-Canada trade agreement, and handling a whistleblower complaint against the President over alleged misdealing with a foreign leader.

September 24, 2019

12:00 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at noon for morning hour and 2:00 p.m. for legislative business, with votes postponed until 6:30 p.m. One Minutes // Suspensions (6): H.R. 3190 - BURMA Act of 2019, as amended (Rep. Engel / Foreign Affairs) // H.R. 2327 - Burma Political Prisoners Assistance Act, as amended (Rep. Levin (MI) / Foreign Affairs) // H.Res. 127 - Expressing the sense of the House of Representatives on the importance and vitality of the United States alliances with Japan and the Republic of Korea, and our trilateral cooperation in the pursuit of shared interests, as amended (Rep. Engel / Foreign Affairs) // H.R. 1632 - Southeast Asia Strategy Act, as amended (Rep. Wagner / Foreign Affairs) // H.R. 2229 - First Responders Passport Act of 2019, as amended (Rep. Chabot / Foreign Affairs) // H.Res. 444 - Reaffirming the importance of the United States to promote the safety, health, and well-being of refugees and displaced persons, as amended (Rep. Lieu / Foreign Affairs) // Special Orders

September 24, 2019

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of the nomination of Brian McGuire, to be a Deputy Under Secretary of the Treasury, post-cloture, voting on motions to invoke cloture on the nomination of Joseph Cella to be Ambassador of the U.S. to the Republic of Fiji, and to serve concurrently as Ambassador of the U.S. to the Republic of Kiribati, the Republic of Nauru, the Kingdom of Tonga, and Tuvalu; Daniel Habib Jorjani, to be Solicitor of the Department of the Interior; and David Fabian Black to be Deputy Commissioner of Social Security, recessing from 12:30 p.m. until 2:15 p.m. for weekly caucus meetings, later voting on confirmation of the nominations.

September 23, 2019

3:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of the nomination of Brian McGuire, to be a Deputy Under Secretary of the Treasury, voting on the motion to invoke cloture on the nomination, if invoked, proceeding to debate.

September 20, 2019

9:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets for legislative business. One Minutes // H.R. 1423 - FAIR Act (Rep. Johnson (GA) / Judiciary) // The Rule provides for one hour of general debate and makes in order the following amendments: Reps. Jordan / Collins (GA) / Lesko Amendment (10 minutes ); Rep. Fletcher Amendment (10 minutes) // Special Orders

September 19, 2019

(Transcript) - NDAA Conferees Before Closed Meeting: Counterparts on the Senate and House Armed Services committees brief reporters before gathering in a conference committee to negotiate a final defense authorization bill for fiscal 2020.

September 19, 2019

11:30 a.m. - House GOP on Prescription Drug Pricing: House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-CA) is joined by Minority Whip Steve Scalise (R-LA), Republican Conference Chair Liz Cheney (R-WY), and House Energy and Commerce Ranking Member Greg Walden (R-OR) to discuss a prescription drug pricing bill introduced by Democrats.

September 19, 2019

10:45 a.m. - House Democrats on Prescription Drug Pricing: House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) is joined by Majority Leader Steny Hoyer (D-MD), Energy and Commerce Committee Chairman Frank Pallone (D-NJ), Ways and Means Committee Chairman Richard Neal (D-MA) and Rep. Ben Ray Lujan  to introduce H.R. 3, A bill to lower prescription drug costs. Pelosi takes questions from reporters about USMCA and firearm background checks legislation.

September 19, 2019

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at 10:00 a.m. for morning hour and noon for legislative business. One Minutes // H.R. 4378 – Making continuing appropriations for fiscal year 2020, and for other purposes (Subject to a Rule) (Rep. Lowey / Appropriations) // Suspensions (9): H.R. 3625 - PCAOB Whistleblower Protection Act of 2019, as amended (Rep. Garcia (TX) / Financial Services) // H.R. 3619 - Appraisal Reform Act of 2019, as amended (Rep. Clay / Financial Services) // H.R. 2290 - Shutdown Guidance for Financial Institutions Act, as amended (Rep. Wexton / Financial Services) // H.R. 2613 - Advancing Innovation to Assist Law Enforcement Act, as amended (Rep. Gonzalez (OH) / Financial Services) // H.R. 550 - Merchant Mariners of World War II Congressional Gold Medal Act of 2019 (Rep. Garamendi / Financial Services) // H.R. 1396 - Hidden Figures Congressional Gold Medal Act (Rep. Johnson (TX) / Financial Services) // H.R. 3589 - Greg LeMond Congressional Gold Medal Act (Rep. Thompson (CA) / Financial Services) // H.R. 1830 - National Purple Heart Hall of Honor Commemorative Coin Act (Rep. Sean Maloney / Financial Services) // S. 239 - Christa McAuliffe Commemorative Coin Act of 2019 (Sen. Shaheen / Financial Services) // Special Orders

September 19, 2019

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of the nomination of Brian McGuire, to be a Deputy Under Secretary of the Treasury, voting on the motion to invoke cloture on the nomination.

September 18, 2019

(Transcript) - House Democrats Weekly Briefing: House Democratic Caucus Chairman Hakeem Jeffries (D-NY) and Vice Chair Katherine Clark (D-MA)  speak to reporters.

September 18, 2019

10:00 a.m. - House GOP Weekly Briefing: House Republican Conference Chair Liz Cheney (R-WY), Minority Whip Steve Scalise (R-LA) and Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-CA) are joined by Rep. Guy Reschenthaler (R-PA) to discuss North Carolina special election successes, an unauthorized impeachment inquiry by the Judiciary Committee, a New York Times article about Justice Brett Kavanaugh, prospects for the USMCA trade agreement, homelessness in California, and approaches to climate change.

September 18, 2019

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at 10:00 a.m. for morning hour and noon for legislative business. One Minutes // H.Res. 558 - Rule providing for consideration of H.R. 1423 - FAIR Act (Rep. Torres / Rules) Postponed Suspension Vote: H.R. 4285 - Department of Veterans Affairs Expiring Authorities Act of 2019 (Rep. Brindisi / Veterans' Affairs) // Special Orders

September 18, 2019

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of the nominations of Rob Destro, to be Assistant Secretary of State for Democracy, Human Rights, and Labor; Brent McIntosh, to be an Under Secretary of the Treasury; and Brian Callanan to be General Counsel for the Department of Treasury, voting on confirmation of the nominations, later voting on a motion to invoke cloture on H.R. 2470 - Minibus Appropriations.

September 17, 2019

2:30 p.m. - Senate Democrats Weekly Briefing: Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer (D-NY) and party leaders speak to reporters about pushing Senate Republicans to act on H.R. 8 - Bipartisan Background Checks Act of 2019.

September 17, 2019

2:15 p.m. - Senate GOP Weekly Briefing: Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) and party leaders speak to reporters about journalism and the New York Times after a piece about Justice Brett Kavanaugh, and prospects for firearms legislation.

September 17, 2019

1:00 p.m. - Executive Branch Obstruction: House Judiciary Committee

September 17, 2019

12:00 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at noon for morning hour and 2:00 p.m. for legislative business, with votes postponed until 6:30 p.m. One Minutes // Suspensions (6): H.R. 2211 - STURDY Act (Rep. Schakowsky / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 1618 - Nicholas and Zachary Burt Carbon Monoxide Poisoning Prevention Act of 2019 (Rep. Kuster / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 806 - Portable Fuel Container Safety Act of 2019 (Rep. Thompson (CA) / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 4285 - Department of Veterans Affairs Expiring Authorities Act of 2019 (Rep. Brindisi / Veterans' Affairs) // H.R. 2134 - Helen Keller National Center Reauthorization Act of 2019, as amended (Rep. Pocan / Education and Labor) // H.R. 2486 - FUTURE Act, as amended (Rep. Adams / Education and Labor) // Special Orders

September 17, 2019

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of the nomination of John Rakolta, Jr., to be Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary to the United Arab Emirates, voting on confirmation of the Rakolta nomination; and on the motion to invoke cloture on the nomination of Kenneth Howery, to be Ambassador to the Kingdom of Sweden, then recessing until 2:15 p.m., thereafter voting on confirmation of the Howery nomination; and motions to invoke cloture on the nominations of Rob Destro, to be Assistant Secretary of State for Democracy, Human Rights, and Labor; Brent McIntosh, to be an Under Secretary of the Treasury; and Brian Callanan to be General Counsel for the Department of Treasury.

September 16, 2019

3:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of the nomination of John Rakolta, Jr., to be Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary to the United Arab Emirates, voting on the motion to invoke cloture on the nomination, when invoked, proceeding to debate on the nomination.

September 16, 2019

1:00 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets in a pro forma session.

September 13, 2019

(Transcript) - House GOP at Issues Retreat: House Republican Conference Chair Liz Cheney (R-WY), Minority Whip Steve Scalise (R-LA) and Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-CA) speak to reporters at an annual retreat in Baltimore.

September 13, 2019

9:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets in a pro forma.

September 12, 2019

(Transcript) - McCarthy Briefing at GOP Retreat: House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-CA) is joined by Reps. Jim Jordan (R-OH), Doug Collins (R-GA) and Rep-elect Dan Bishop (R-NC) for a news conference at the Baltimore Marriott Waterfront ahead of the annual Republican Issues Conference.

September 12, 2019

12:00 p.m. - House Democrats on Jobs Guarantee Legislation: Rep. Bonnie Watson Coleman (D-NJ), sponsor of the Federal Jobs Guarantee Development Act, is joined by Reps. Ilhan Omar (D-MN), Bobby Rush (D-IL) and activists with the Our Money Campaign and Sunshine Movement to discuss a jobs bill she introduced.

September 12, 2019

10:45 a.m. - Pelosi Weekly Briefing: House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) speaks to reporters about the anniversary of 9/11 the day before, defends impeachment work of Democrat-led committees, a special election in North Carolina, concerns with the USMCA trade agreement, and a primary debate that night.

September 12, 2019

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of the nomination of Michelle Bowman, to be a Member of the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, voting on confirmation of the nominations of Bowman and Jennifer Nordquist, to be U.S. Executive Director of the International Bank for Reconstruction and Development; later voting on confirmation of Thomas Feddo, to be Assistant Secretary of the Treasury for Investment Security.

September 12, 2019

9:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets for legislative business. One Minutes // H.R. 1146 - Arctic Cultural and Coastal Plain Protection Act (Subject to a Rule) (Rep. Huffman / Natural Resources) // The Rule provides for one hour of general debate and makes in order the following amendments: Rep. Young Amendment (10 minutes); Rep. Gosar Amendment #1 (10 minutes); Rep. Gosar Amendment #2 (10 minutes) // Special Orders

September 12, 2019

8:00 a.m. - Impeachment Investigative Procedures: House Judiciary Committee

September 11, 2019

11:00 a.m. - House Democrats, et al on Deferred Care for Migrant Children: Reps. Mark DeSaulnier (D-CA), Jamie Raskin (D-MD), and Ayanna Pressley (D-MA) are joined by young patients to discuss a perceived administrative policy change affecting critically ill children.

September 11, 2019

10:15 a.m. - House Democrats Weekly Briefing: House Democratic Caucus Chairman Hakeem Jeffries (D-NY) and Vice Chair Katherine Clark (D-MA) speak with reporters about the 9/11 anniversary, confronting gun violence, an impeachment inquiry and public sentiment, and prescription drug pricing.

September 11, 2019

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at 10:00 a.m. for morning hour and noon for legislative business. One Minutes // H.R. 1941 - Coastal and Marine Economies Protection Act (Subject to a Rule) (Rep. Cunningham / Natural Resources) // The Rule provides for one hour of general debate and makes in order the following amendments: Rep. McClintock Amendment (10 minutes); Rep. Gosar Amendment #1 (10 minutes); Rep. Lesko Amendment (10 minutes); Rep. Langevin Amendment (10 minutes); Rep. Rouda Amendment #1 (10 minutes); Reps. Levin (MI) / Van Drew / Beyer Amendment (10 minutes);  Rep. Gosar Amendment #2 (10 minutes); Rep. Rouda Amendment #2 (10 minutes) // H.R. 205 - Protecting and Securing Florida's Coastline Act of 2019 (Subject to a Rule) (Rep. Rooney / Natural Resources) // The Rule provides for one hour of general debate and makes in order the following amendments: Reps. Crist / Buchanan / Hastings / Shalala / Wasserman Schultz Amendment (10 minutes); Rep. Barragan Amendment (10 minutes); Rep. Gosar Amendment (10 minutes) // Special Orders

September 11, 2019

9:30 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of the nominations of Stephen Akard, to be Director of the Office of Foreign Missions, with the rank of Ambassador, Dale Cabaniss, to be Director of the Office of Personnel Management for a term of four years; James Byrne, to be Deputy Secretary of Veterans Affairs, voting on confirmation of the nominations; and later on motions to invoke cloture on the nominations of Michelle Bowman, to be a Member of the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System; Thomas Feddo, to be Assistant Secretary of the Treasury for Investment Security; Jennifer Nordquist, to be U.S. Executive Director of the International Bank for Reconstruction and Development; and confirmation of the nominations of  Stephanie L. Haines, to be U.S. District Judge for the Western District of Pennsylvania; Ada E. Brown, to be U.S. District Judge for the Northern District of Texas; Steven D. Grimberg, to be U.S. District Judge for the Northern District of Georgia; Steven C. Seeger, to be U.S. District Judge for the Northern District of Illinois; Mary S. McElroy, to be U.S. District Judge for the District of Rhode Island; and Stephanie A. Gallagher, to be U.S. District Judge for the District of Maryland.

September 10, 2019

(Transcript) - Gun Violence Prevention Task Force Forum: House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) and Chairman Mike Thompson (D-CA) are joined by gun violence survivors, the mayor of Parkland, FL, and a former St. Louis police chief to urge Senate action on background check legislation.

September 10, 2019

3:00 p.m. - House Democrats, et al on Background Checks Legislation: Rep. Mike Thompson (D-CA) is joined by Reps. Peter King (R-NY), Lucy McBath (D-GA), Brian Fitazpatrick (R-PA), the mayors of Dayton, OH, and Baltimore, MD, and family members of loved ones lost to violence and suicide to push for Senate action on H.R. 8 - Bipartisan Background Checks Act of 2019.

September 10, 2019

2:30 p.m. - Senate Democrats Weekly Briefing: Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer (D-NY) and party leaders discuss the urgency of considering a House-passed firearms background checks bill, attacking the GOP and President Trump for delay.

September 10, 2019

2:15 p.m. - Senate GOP Weekly Briefing: Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) and party leaders speak to reporters about the fall agenda, challenges on the Appropriations Committee, and Democrats' push to enact firearms legislation.

September 10, 2019

10:00 a.m. - House GOP Weekly Briefing: House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-CA) and Republican Conference leaders speak to reporters about action during the August recess, the fall agenda including impeachment inquiry  and USMCA, gun violence and special elections.

September 10, 2019

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at 10:00 a.m. for morning hour and noon for legislative business. One Minutes // Suspensions (5): H.R. 2852 - Homebuyer Assistance Act of 2019, as amended (Rep. Sherman / Financial Services) // H.R. 3620 - Strategy and Investment in Rural Housing Preservation Act of 2019, as amended (Rep. Clay / Financial Services) // H.R. 1690 - Safe Housing for Families Act of 2019, as amended (Rep. Garcia (IL) / Financial Services) // H.R. 281 - Ensuring Diverse Leadership Act of 2019, as amended (Rep. Beatty / Financial Services) // H.R. 241 - Bank Service Company Examination Act (Rep. Williams / Financial Services) // Special Orders

September 10, 2019

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of the nomination of Kelly Craft, to be Representative of the United States of America to the sessions of the General Assembly of the United Nations, voting on confirmation of the nomination, and on motions to invoke cloture on the nominations of Stephen Akard, to be Director of the Office of Foreign Missions, with the rank of Ambassador, Dale Cabaniss, to be Director of the Office of Personnel Management for a term of four years; James Byrne, to be Deputy Secretary of Veterans Affairs, when invoked, proceeding to debate on the nominations.

September 9, 2019

(Transcript) - Democrats on Gun Violence Legislation: Members of the House and Senate urge legislative action on the House-passed Bipartisan Background Checks Act.

September 9, 2019

3:00 p.m. - Democrats on Gun Violence Legislation: Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer (D-NY) is joined by Senators Sherrod Brown (D-OH) and Debbie Stabenow (D-MI), House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA), and Reps. Veronica Escobar (D-TX) and Mike Thompson (D-CA) to urge Senate action on the House-passed Bipartisan Background Checks Act.

September 9, 2019

3:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of the nomination of Kelly Craft, to be Representative of the United States of America to the sessions of the General Assembly of the United Nations, voting on the motion to invoke cloture on the nomination, when invoked, proceeding to debate on the nomination.

September 9, 2019

2:00 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at 2:00 p.m. for legislative business, with votes postponed until 6:30 p.m. One Minutes // Suspensions (4): H.R. 2114 - Enhancing State Energy Security Planning and Emergency Preparedness Act of 2019 (Rep. Rush / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 1760 - Advanced Nuclear Fuel Availability Act (Rep. Flores / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 1768 - Diesel Emissions Reduction Act of 2019 (Rep. Matsui / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 1420 - Energy Efficient Government Technology Act (Rep. Eshoo / Energy and Commerce) // Special Orders

September 6, 2019

11:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets in a pro forma session.

September 6, 2019

8:30 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate meets in a pro forma session.

September 3, 2019

1:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate meets in a pro forma session.

September 3, 2019

9:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets in a pro forma session.

August 30, 2019

5:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate meets in a pro forma session.

August 30, 2019

12:30 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets in a pro forma session.

August 27, 2019

2:00 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets in a pro forma session.

August 27, 2019

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate meets in a pro forma session.

August 23, 2019

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets in a pro forma session.

August 23, 2019

9:15 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate meets in a pro forma session.

August 20, 2019

1:00 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets in a pro forma session.

August 20, 2019

9:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate meets in a pro forma session.

August 16, 2019

3:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate meets in a pro forma session.

August 16, 2019

12:00 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets in a pro forma session.

August 13, 2019

12:30 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate meets in a pro forma session.

August 13, 2019

11:30 a.m. - House Democrats on Gun Violence Legislation: House Majority Leader Steny Hoyer (D-MD) is joined by Reps. Donald Payne (D-NJ), Debbie Dingell (D-MI), Anthony Brown (D-MD) and others to call for Senate action on H.R. 8 - Bipartisan Background Checks Act after mass shootings in El Paso, Texas and Dayton, Ohio.

August 13, 2019

9:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets in a pro forma session.

August 9, 2019

11:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets in a pro forma session.

August 9, 2019

9:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate meets in a pro forma session.

August 6, 2019

3:30 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets in a pro forma session.

August 6, 2019

9:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate meets in a pro forma session.

August 2, 2019

1:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate meets in a pro forma session.

August 2, 2019

11:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets in a pro forma session.

August 1, 2019

1:45 p.m. - Schumer on Legislative Record: Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer (D-NY) speaks to reporters about the legislative record to date of the 115th Congress, health care, efforts at election security and immigration reform, Rep. John Ratcliffe (R-TX) nomination to be Director of National Intelligence, and legislating to lower prescription drug prices.

August 1, 2019

9:30 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of H.R. 3877, Bipartisan Budget Act of 2019, voting on the motion to invoke cloture on the bill, if invoked, then proceeding to up to two hours of debate prior to a vote on final passage of the bill.

July 31, 2019

12:30 p.m. - Senate Democrats on Pre-Existing Conditions: Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer (D-NY) is joined by Senators Mark Warner (D-VA), Ron Wyden (D-OR), Patty Murray (D-WA), Ben Cardin (D-MD) and Jeanne Shaheen (D-NH) to discuss litigation and a Trump administration waiver proposal challenging pre-existing condition protections in the Affordable Care Act, and countering efforts to re-institute 'junk' insurance plans with a disapproval resolution.

July 31, 2019

9:30 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of the nomination of Mark T. Pittman, to be U.S. District Judge for the Northern District of Texas, voting on confirmation of the Pittman and confirmation of the nominations of Jeffrey Vincent Brown, to be U.S. District Judge for the Southern District of Texas; Brantley Starr, to be U.S. District Judge for the Northern District of Texas; Stephanie L. Haines, to be U.S. District Judge for the Western District of Pennsylvania; Ada E. Brown, to be U.S. District Judge for the Northern District of Texas; Steven D. Grimberg, to be U.S. District Judge for the Northern District of Georgia; Jason K. Pulliam, to be U.S. District Judge for the Western District of Texas; Martha Maria Pacold, to be U.S. District Judge for the Northern District of Illinois; Steven C. Seeger, to be U.S. District Judge for the Northern District of Illinois; William Shaw Stickman IV, to be U.S. District Judge for the Western District of Pennsylvania; and Kelly Craft, to be the Representative to the United Nations with the rank and status of Ambassador, and the Representative of the U.S. of America in the Security Council of the United Nations.

July 30, 2019

2:15 p.m. - Senate Democrats Weekly Briefing: Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer (D-NY) and party leaders speak to reporters about the status of election security bills, the Affordable Care Act, and a nominee for Director of National Intelligence.

July 30, 2019

2:00 p.m. - Senate GOP Weekly Briefing: Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) and party leaders speak to reporters about confirming nominees, considering a debt ceiling increase combined with a two-year budget deal, an infrastructure bill reported out of committee, the USMCA trade agreement and election security measures offered.

July 30, 2019

11:30 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets in a pro forma session.

July 30, 2019

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of the nominations of Michael T. Liburdi, to be U.S. District Judge for the District of Arizona and Peter D. Welte, to be a Judge for the District of North Dakota, voting on confirmation of the nominations; and on the motion to invoke cloture on the nomination of James Wesley Hendrix, to be U.S. District Judge for the Northern District of Texas, when invoked, proceeding to debate on the Hendrix nomination, recessing until 2:15 p.m. for weekly caucus meetings, later voting on confirmation of the nomination of Sean D. Jordan, to be U.S. District Judge for the Eastern District of Texas; and on motions to invoke cloture on the nominations of Mark T. Pittman, to be U.S. District Judge for the Northern District of Texas; Jeffrey Vincent Brown, to be U.S. District Judge for the Southern District of Texas; Brantley Starr, to be U.S. District Judge for the Northern District of Texas; Stephanie L. Haines, to be U.S. District Judge for the Western District of Pennsylvania; Ada E. Brown, to be U.S. District Judge for the Northern District of Texas; Steven D. Grimberg, to be U.S. District Judge for the Northern District of Georgia; Jason K. Pulliam, to be U.S. District Judge for the Western District of Texas; Martha Maria Pacold, to be U.S. District Judge for the Northern District of Illinois; Steven C. Seeger, to be U.S. District Judge for the Northern District of Illinois; William Shaw Stickman IV, to be U.S. District Judge for the Western District of Pennsylvania; and Kelly Craft, to be the Representative to the United Nations with the rank and status of Ambassador, and the Representative of the U.S. of America in the Security Council of the United Nations.

July 29, 2019

3:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate proceeds to consideration veto messages accompanying S.J.Res. 36 - A joint resolution providing for congressional disapproval of the proposed transfer to the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, the Kingdom of Spain, and the Italian Republic of certain defense articles and services; S.J.Res 37 - A joint resolution providing for congressional disapproval of the proposed export to the United Arab Emirates, the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, and the Republic of France of certain defense articles and services; and S.J.Res. 38 - A joint resolution providing for congressional disapproval of the proposed export to the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia and the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland of certain defense articles and services, voting on passage of the joint resolutions, the objections of the President of the United States to the contrary notwithstanding; and on motions to invoke cloture on the nomination of Michael T. Liburdi, to be U.S. District Judge for the District of Arizona; and on the nomination of Peter D. Welte, to be a Judge for the District of North Dakota; when invoked, proceeding to debate on the Liburdi nomination.

July 26, 2019

12:00 p.m. - Nadler, et al After Mueller Testimony: House Judiciary Committee Chairman Jerry Nadler (D-NY) and Committee Democrats discuss next steps after public hearings with former Special Counsel Robert Mueller, including pursuit of grand jury materials and possible subpoena issuances for additional witnesses.

July 26, 2019

11:00 a.m. - Pelosi Weekly Briefing: House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) speaks with reporters about 200 days in the majority, next steps after public testimony by former Special Counsel Robert Mueller, the economy and tension within her caucus.

July 26, 2019

9:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets in a pro forma session.

July 25, 2019

11:45 a.m. - Energy Production & Carbon Capture: The Carbon Utilization Council, the Global CCS Institute, and the Carbon Capture Coalition, hold a briefing on "The Environmental and Economic Benefits of Carbon Capture" with Senators Tina Smith (D-MN), Sheldon Whitehouse (D-RI) and Brian Schatz (D-HI).

July 25, 2019

11:30 a.m. - McCarthy Weekly Briefing: House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-CA) reacts to Democrats' claimed legislative achievements, Progressives' influence on the party and against President Trump, a budget deal and the announced retirement of a member.

July 25, 2019

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at 10:00 a.m. for morning hour and noon for legislative business. One Minutes // H.R. 3877 - Bipartisan Budget Act of 2019 (Closed Rule, One Hour of Debate) (Rep. Yarmuth / Budget) // H.R. 549 - Venezuela TPS Act of 2019, as amended (Closed Rule, 30 Minutes of Debate) (Rep. Soto / Judiciary) // Suspensions (4): H.R. 3352 - Department of State Authorization Act of 2019, as amended (Rep. Engel / Foreign Affairs) // H.R. 3525 - U.S. Border Patrol Medical Screening Standards Act, as amended (Rep. Underwood / Homeland Security) // H.R. 3670 - Short-Term Detention Standards Act, as amended (Rep. Slotkin / Homeland Security) // H.R. 2336 - Family Farmer Relief Act of 2019 (Rep. Delgado / Judiciary) // Postponed Suspension Vote: H.R. 693 - PAST Act, as amended (Rep. Schrader / Energy and Commerce) // Special Orders

July 25, 2019

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate convenes and proceeds to a period of morning business, thereafter proceeding to Executive Session to consider the nomination of General Mark A. Milley, to be Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, voting on confirmation of the nomination.

July 24, 2019

6:15 p.m. - House GOP After Mueller Testimony: House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-CA) is joined by Reps. Doug Collins (R-GA), Devin Nunes (R-CA) and Jim Jordan (R-OH) to discuss the testimony of former Special Counsel Robert Mueller after back-to-back public hearings before their committees.

July 24, 2019

5:45 p.m. - House Democrats After Mueller Testimony: House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) is joined by House Judiciary Committee Chairman Jerry Nadler (D-NY) and Intelligence Committee Chairman Adam Schiff (D-CA) to discuss the testimony of former Special Counsel Robert Mueller after back-to-back public hearings before their committees.

July 24, 2019

12:45 p.m. - Mueller on Special Counsel Report: House Select Committee on Intelligence

July 24, 2019

10:00 a.m. - House GOP Weekly Briefing: House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-CA) is joined by House Republican Conference leaders, Reps. Lee Zeldin (R-NY) and David Kustoff (R-TN) discuss legislation passed opposing the BDS divestment movement, a negotiated budget deal, and testimony of former Special Counsel Robert Mueller.

July 24, 2019

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at 10:00 a.m. for morning hour and noon for legislative business. One Minutes // Suspensions (15): H.R. 3409 - Coast Guard Authorization Act of 2019, as amended (Rep. DeFazio / Transportation and Infrastructure) // H.R. 1984 - DISASTER ACT (Rep. Peters / Transportation and Infrastructure) // H.R. 3245 - Restore Harmony Way Bridge Act (Rep. Bucshon / Transportation and Infrastructure) // H.R. 1307 - Post-Disaster Assistance Online Accountability Act (Rep. Meadows / Transportation and Infrastructure) // H.R. 3352 - Department of State Authorization Act of 2019, as amended (Rep. Engel / Foreign Affairs) //  H.R. 3375 - Stopping Bad Robocalls Act (Rep. Pallone / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 2035 - Lifespan Respite Care Reauthorization Act of 2019, as amended (Rep. Langevin / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 776 - Emergency Medical Services for Children Program Reauthorization Act of 2019 (Rep. King (NY) / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 1058 - Autism CARES Act of 2019 (Rep. Smith (NJ) / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 2507 - Newborn Screening Saves Lives Reauthorization Act of 2019 (Rep. Roybal-Allard / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 693 - PAST Act (Rep. Schrader / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 3299 - PRIDE Act of 2019, as amended (Rep. Chu / Ways and Means) // H.R. 1365 - To make technical corrections to the Guam World War II Loyalty Recognition Act, as amended (Rep. Nicolas / Natural Resources) // H.R. 434 - Emancipation National Historic Trail Study Act (Rep. Jackson Lee / Natural Resources) // H.R. 759 - Ysleta del Pueblo and Alabama-Coushatta Tribes of Texas Equal and Fair Opportunity Settlement Act, as amended (Rep. Babin / Natural Resources) // H.R. 397 - Rehabilitation for Multiemployer Pensions Act (Structured Rule) (Rep. Neal / Ways and Means Committee / Education and Labor) // The Rule provides for one hour of general debate and makes in order the following amendment: Rep. Phil Roe Amendment (10 minutes) // H.R. 3239 - Humanitarian Standards for Individuals in Customs and Border Protection Custody Act (Structured Rule) (Rep. Raul Ruiz / Judiciary) // The Rule provides for one hour of general debate and makes in order the following amendments: Reps. Kuster / Moore / Cisneros Amendment #1 (10 minutes); Reps. Kuster / Moore / Cisneros Amendment #2 (10 minutes) // Special Orders

July 24, 2019

9:30 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of the nomination of Stephen M. Dickson, to be Administrator of the Federal Aviation Administration, voting on confirmation of the Dickson nomination; and on motions to invoke cloture on the nominations of Wendy Williams Berger, to be U.S. District Judge for the Middle District of Florida; and Brian C. Buescher, to be U.S. District Judge of Nebraska, when invoked, proceeding to debate prior to votes on confirmation of the nominations.

July 24, 2019

8:30 a.m. - Mueller on Special Counsel Report: House Judiciary Committee

July 23, 2019

2:30 p.m. - Senate Democrats Weekly Briefing: Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer (D-NY) and party leaders speak to reporters about the debt ceiling and a negotiated budget deal, features of the legislation for health care and domestic spending, and renewing the September 11th Victim Compensation Fund.

July 23, 2019

2:15 p.m. - Senate GOP Weekly Briefing: Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) and party leaders speak to reporters about the debt ceiling and a negotiated budget deal, regulatory relief by the Trump administration, confirming Defense Secretary Mark Esper, a humanitarian crisis at the southern border, and renewing the September 11th Victim Compensation Fund.

July 23, 2019

12:30 p.m. - Democrats on Election Security: Senators Mark Warner (D-VA) is joined by Senators Dick Durbin (D-IL), Amy Klobuchar (D-MN), Ben Cardin (D-MD), Richard Blumenthal (D-CT) and Rep. John Sarbanes (D-MD) to discuss measures introduced to combat interference in U.S. elections.

July 23, 2019

12:00 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at noon for morning hour and 2:00 p.m. for legislative business, with votes postponed until 6:30 p.m. One Minutes // Suspensions (23): H.R. 36 - Combating Sexual Harassment in Science Act of 2019 (Rep. Johnson (TX) / Science, Space, and Technology) // H.R. 3196 - Vera C. Rubin Observation Designation Act, as amended (Rep. Johnson (TX) / Science, Space, and Technology) // H.R. 34 - Energy and Water Research Integration Act of 2019, as amended (Rep. Johnson (TX) / Science, Space, and Technology) // H.R. 1665 - Building Blocks of STEM Act (Rep. Stevens / Science, Space, and Technology) // H.R. 2397 - American Manufacturing Leadership Act, as amended (Rep. Stevens / Science, Space, and Technology) // H.R. 3153 - EFFORT Act (Rep. Wexton / Science, Space, and Technology) // H.R. 617 - Department of Energy and Veterans’ Health Initiative Act, as amended (Rep. Norman / Science, Space, and Technology) // H.Res. 246 - Opposing efforts to delegitimize the State of Israel and the Global Boycott, Divestment, and Sanctions Movement targeting Israel, as amended (Rep. Schneider / Foreign Affairs) // H.R. 1837 - United States-Israel Cooperation Enhancement and Regional Security Act, as amended (Rep. Deutch / Foreign Affairs) // H.R. 1850 - Palestinian International Terrorism Support Prevent Act of 2019 (Rep. Mast / Foreign Affairs) // H.Res. 358 - Calling on the Government of Cameroon and armed groups to respect the human rights of all Cameroonian citizens, to end all the violence, and to pursue a broad-based dialogue without preconditions to resolve the conflict in the Northwest and Southwest regions (Rep. Bass / Foreign Affairs) // H.R. 2943 - Providing Benefits Information in Spanish and Tagalog for Veterans and Families Act, as amended (Rep. Cisneros / Veterans Affairs) // H.R. 2942 - HEALTH Act (Rep. Cisneros / Veterans Affairs) // H.R. 3504 - Ryan Kules Specially Adaptive Housing Improvement Act of 2019, as amended (Rep. Bilirakis / Veterans Affairs) // H.R. 549 - Venezuela TPS Act of 2019, as amended (Rep. Soto / Judiciary) // H.R. 2938 - HAVEN Act (Rep. McBath / Judiciary) // H.R. 3304 - National Guard and Reservists Debt Relief Extension Act of 2019 (Rep. Cohen / Judiciary) // H.R. 3311 - Small Business Reorganizing Act of 2019 (Rep. Cline / Judiciary) // S. 504 - LEGION Act (Sen. Sinema / Judiciary) // H.R. 3409 - Coast Guard Authorization Act of 2019, as amended (Rep. DeFazio / Transportation and Infrastructure) // H.R. 1984 - DISASTER ACT (Rep. Peters / Transportation and Infrastructure) // H.R. 3245 - Restore Harmony Way Bridge Act (Rep. Bucshon / Transportation and Infrastructure) // H.R. 1307 - Post-Disaster Assistance Online Accountability Act (Rep. Meadows / Transportation and Infrastructure) // Special Orders

July 23, 2019

10:00 a.m. - FBI Oversight: Senate Judiciary Committee

July 23, 2019

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate proceeds to consideration of H.R. 1327 - Never Forgot the Heroes: James Zadroga, Ray Pfeifer, and Luis Alvarez Permanent Authorization of the September 11th Victim Compensation Fund Act, as amended, then resuming Executive Session to vote on confirmation of the nomination of Mark T. Esper, to be Secretary of Defense; and the motion to invoke cloture on the nomination of Stephen M. Dickson, to be Administrator of the Federal Aviation Administration, recessing until 2:00 p.m., then voting on adoption of the Lee Amendment #928 (60 vote threshold); Paul Amendment #929 (60 vote threshold); and passage of the bill, as amended, if amended.

July 22, 2019

4:00 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets in a pro forma session.

July 22, 2019

3:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate proceeds to Executive Session to consider the nomination of Mark T. Esper, to be Secretary of Defense, voting on the motion to invoke cloture on the nomination, when invoked, proceeding to debate, post-cloture.

July 19, 2019

9:30 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets in a pro forma session.

July 18, 2019

12:00 p.m. - McCarthy Weekly Briefing: House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-CA) speaks to reporters about race concerns which dominated the week, the debt ceiling, views of Facebook Libra and blockchain, digital privacy, decorum and fairness in the House.

July 18, 2019

12:30 p.m. - Cybersecurity and Defense Issues: Senator Mark Warner's (D-VA) Senior Fellow for Cyber Security and Technology Leisel Bogan with the Senate Cyber Security Caucus, Adam Meyers with CrowdStrike, John Visneski with Pokemon International and Christopher Kelly of U.S. Cyber Command discuss cybersecurity concerns of the private sector, Congress and the Defense Department.

July 18, 2019

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of the nominations of Clifton L. Corker, to be U.S. District Judge for the Eastern District of Tennessee; Lynda Blanchard, to be Ambassador to the Republic of Slovenia;  and Donald R. Tapia, to be Ambassador to Jamaica, voting on confirmation of the nominations.

July 18, 2019

9:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets for legislative business. One Minutes // H.R. 582 - Raise the Wage Act (Structured Rule) (Rep. Scott (VA) / Education and Labor) // The Rule provides for one hour of general debate and makes in order the following amendment: Reps. O'Halleran / Murphy / Cox / Cuellar Amendment (10 minutes) // Special Orders

July 17, 2019

3:00 p.m. - Gillibrand, Gardner, Schumer on 9/11 VCF Reauthorization: Senators Kirsten Gillibrand (D-NY) and Cory Gardner (R-CO) are joined by Minority Leader Charles Schumer (D-NY) to call for an up-or-down vote on a House-passed bill to permanently reauthorize the 9/11 Victims Compensation Fund after an objection on the floor was issued by Senator Rand Paul (R-KY).

July 17, 2019

1:00 p.m. - Pelosi Weekly Briefing: House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) addresses the death of late Justice John Paul Stevens and addresses legislation to increase the minimum wage, an impeachment attempt against President Trump, the statutory debt ceiling, and a confrontation with Trump over his immigration stance.

July 17, 2019

12:30 p.m. - Bipartisan Senators on Energy Efficiency: Senators Rob Portman (R-OH), Susan Collins (R-ME), Jeanne Shaheen (D-NH) and others discuss introduction of bipartisan energy efficiency legislation.

July 17, 2019

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at 10:00 a.m. for morning hour and noon for legislative business. One Minutes // S.J.Res. 36 - A joint resolution providing for congressional disapproval of the proposed transfer to the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, the Kingdom of Spain, and the Italian Republic of certain defense articles and services (Closed Rule, 20 Minutes of Debate) (Sen. Menendez / Foreign Affairs) // S.J.Res 37 - A joint resolution providing for congressional disapproval of the proposed export to the United Arab Emirates, the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, and the Republic of France of certain defense articles and services (Sen. Menendez / Foreign Affairs) // S.J.Res. 38 - A joint resolution providing for congressional disapproval of the proposed export to the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia and the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland of certain defense articles and services (Closed Rule, 20 Minutes of Debate) (Sen. Menendez / Foreign Affairs) // H.Res. 497 - Resolution Recommending that the House of Representatives find William P. Barr, Attorney General of the United States, and Wilbur L. Ross, Jr., Secretary of Commerce, in Contempt of Congress for Refusal to Comply with Subpoenas Duly Issued by the Committee on Oversight and Reform (Closed Rule, One Hour of Debate) (Rep. Cummings / Oversight and Reform) // Suspensions (8): H.R. 1847 - Inspector General Protection Act, as amended (Rep. Lieu / Oversight and Reform) // H.R. 736 - Access to Congressionally Mandated Reports Act, as amended (Rep. Quigley / Oversight and Reform) // H.R. 1250 - To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 11158 Highway 146 North in Hardin, Texas, as the “Lucas Lowe Memorial Post Office,” as amended (Rep. Brian Babin / Oversight and Reform) // H.R. 1526 - To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 200 Israel Road Southeast in Tumwater, Washington, as the “Eva G. Hewitt Post Office” (Rep. Heck / Oversight and Reform) // H.R. 1844 - To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 66 Grove Court in Elgin, Illinois, as the “Corporal Alex Martinez Memorial Post Office Building” (Rep. Krishnamoorthi / Oversight and Reform) // H.R. 3305 - To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 2509 George Mason Drive in Virginia Beach, Virginia, as the “Ryan Keith Cox Post Office Building” (Rep. Luria / Oversight and Reform) // H.R. 2325 - To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 100 Calle Alondra in San Juan, Puerto Rice, as the “65th Infantry Regiment Post Office Building” (Rep. Jenniffer Gonzalez-Colon / Oversight and Reform) // H.R. 748 - Middle Class Health Benefits Tax Repeal Act of 2019 (Rep. Courtney / Ways and Means) // Complete Consideration of H.R. 3494 - Damon Paul Nelson and Matthew Young Pollard Intelligence Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2020 (Structured Rule) (Rep. Schiff / Permanent Select Intelligence) // Postponed Amendment Votes: Rep. Chabot Amendment; Rep. Kennedy Amendment // Special Orders

July 17, 2019

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of resolutions of ratification for Treaty Doc. No. 112-1, Protocol Amending Tax Convention with the Swiss Confederation; Treaty Doc. 114-1, Protocol Amending the Tax Convention with Japan; and Treaty Doc. 111-8, Protocol Amending Tax Convention with Luxembourg, voting on the resolutions; and later on motions to invoke cloture on the nominations of Clifton L. Corker, to be U.S. District Judge for the Eastern District of Tennessee; Lynda Blanchard, to be Ambassador to the Republic of Slovenia;  and Donald R. Tapia, to be Ambassador to Jamaica, when invoked, proceeding to debate on the Corker nomination, post-cloture.

July 16, 2019

3:45 p.m. - House Democrats on Race Issues: Reps. Tom Malinowski (D-NJ) is joined by House Democrats to discuss H.Res. 489 - Condemning President Trump’s racist comments directed at Members of Congress.

July 16, 2019

2:30 p.m. - Senate Democrats Weekly Briefing: Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer (D-NY) and party leaders speak to reporters about proposed climate change legislation, the Trump administration's and Senate Republicans' "climate denial," confrontations and policy differences between 'Squad' Democrats and President Trump, and the 2020 primary.

July 16, 2019

2:15 p.m. - Senate GOP Weekly Briefing: Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) and party leaders speak to reporters about a confrontation over race and policy between the Trump administration and Democrats over immigrant enforcement, economic growth and tax treaties before the Senate, health care litigation and race issues.

July 16, 2019

10:15 a.m. - House Democrats Weekly Briefing: House Democratic Caucus Chairman Hakeem Jeffries (D-NY), Vice Chair Katherine Clark (D-MA) and others speak to reporters about confrontations and policy differences between 'Squad' Democrats and President Trump, considering the Raise the Wage Act, and race concerns of members.

July 16, 2019

10:15 a.m. - House GOP Weekly Briefing: House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-CA) and Republican Conference leaders discuss confrontations and policy differences with 'Squad' Democrats, the forthcoming Raise the Wage Act, immigrant family separation, economic growth since the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act, budget caps and the debt ceiling, and dealing with race concerns of members.

July 16, 2019

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at 10:00 a.m. for morning hour and noon for legislative business. One Minutes // H.Res. 489 - Condemning President Trump’s racist comments directed at Members of Congress (Closed Rule, One Hour of Debate) (Rep. Malinowski / Judiciary) // H.R. 3494 - Damon Paul Nelson and Matthew Young Pollard Intelligence Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2020 // The Rule provides for one hour of general debate, and makes in order the following amendments. A list of the 31 amendments made in order can be found here. // Special Orders

July 16, 2019

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes Executive Session to consider the nomination of Peter Joseph Phipps, to be U.S. Circuit Judge for the Third Circuit, post-cloture, recessing from 12:30 p.m. until 2:00 p.m. for weekly caucus meetings, then voting on confirmation of the Phipps nomination; and on the motion to invoke cloture on  Treaty Doc. No. 113-4, The Protocol Amending the Tax Convention with Spain, when invoked, proceeding to debate on the treaty, post-cloture, voting on amendments and adoption of the resolution of ratification.

July 15, 2019

5:00 p.m. - Freshmen Democrats on Race Issues: Reps. Ayanna Pressley (D-MA), Ilhan Omar (D-MN), Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-NY) and Rashida Tlaib (D-MI) discuss exchanges between themselves and President Trump, immigrant family separation policy and reiterating calls for his impeachment.

July 15, 2019

4:00 p.m. - Jayapal, et al on Domestic Workers’ Bill of Rights: Rep. Pramila Jayapal (D-WA) is joined by Joaquin Castro (D-TX) and others to discuss introduction of the National Domestic Workers' Bill of Rights.

July 15, 2019

12:00 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at noon for morning hour and 2:00 p.m. for legislative business, with votes postponed until 6:30 p.m. One Minutes // Suspensions (14): H.R. 2615 - United States-Northern Triangle Enhancement Engagement Act, as amended (Rep. Engel / Foreign Affairs) // H.R. 2744 - USAID Branding Modernization Act (Rep. McCaul / Foreign Affairs) // H.Res. 441 - Condemning the attack on the AMA Jewish Community Center in Buenos Aires, Argentina, in July 1994 and expressing the concern of the United States regarding the continuing, 25-year-long delay in the resolution of this case and encouraging accountability for the attack (Rep. Deutch / Foreign Affairs) // H.Res. 432 - Condemning the attacks on peaceful protesters and supporting an immediate peaceful transition to a civilian-led democratic government in Sudan (Rep. Kildee / Foreign Affairs) // H.Res. 345 - Recognizing widening threats to freedoms of the press and expression around the world, reaffirming the centrality of a free and independent press to the health of democracy, and reaffirming freedom of the press as a priority of the United States in promoting democracy, human rights, and good governance on World Press Freedom Day (Rep. Schiff / Foreign Affairs) // H.R. 2037 - Saudi Arabia Human Rights and Accountability Act of 2019, as amended (Rep. Malinowski / Foreign Affairs) // H.Res. 129 - Condemning the Government of Saudi Arabia’s continued detention and alleged abuse of woman’s rights activists, as amended (Rep. Frankel / Foreign Affairs) // H.R. 97 - RAWR Act (Rep. Buchanan / Foreign Affairs) // H.R. 526 - Cambodia Democracy Act, as amended (Rep. Yoho / Foreign Affairs) // H.R. 277 - ASCEND Act of 2019, as amended (Rep. Velázquez / Small Business) // H.R. 2142 - To amend the Small Business Act to require the Small Business and Agriculture Regulatory Enforcement Ombudsman to create a centralized website for compliance guides, and for other purposes (Rep. Delgado / Small Business) // H.R. 2331 - SBA Cyber Awareness Act (Rep. Crow / Small Business) // H.R. 1649 - Small Business Development Center Cyber Training Act of 2019 (Rep. Chabot / Small Business) // H.R. 2345 - Clarifying the Small Business Runway Extension Act (Rep. Stauber / Small Business) // Special Orders

July 15, 2019

3:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes Executive Session to consider the nomination of Peter Joseph Phipps, to be U.S. Circuit Judge for the Third Circuit, voting on the motion to invoke cloture on the nomination, when invoked, proceeding to debate on the nomination, post-cloture.

July 12, 2019

10:30 a.m. - House GOP on NDAA: House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-CA), Republican Conference leaders and members of the Armed Services Committee express concerns about with the defense authorization ahead of a passage vote on the bill.

July 12, 2019

9:45 a.m. - Hispanic Caucus on ICE Raids: Members of the Congressional Hispanic Caucus inform the undocumented community of rights ahead of anticipated actions by Immigration and Customs Enforcement, discuss an executive order regarding citizenship counts apart from the 2020 census, the Trump administration and the President's cabinet.

July 12, 2019

9:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets for legislative business. One Minutes // Complete Consideration of H.R. 2500 - National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2020 (Structured Rule) (Rep. Smith (WA) / Armed Services) // Postponed Amendment Votes: Rep. Lee (CA) Amendment #1; Rep. Amash Amendment; Rep. Tipton Amendment; Rep. Turner Amendment; Rep. Khanna Amendment; Rep. Lee (CA) Amendment #2; Rep. Lee (CA) Amendment #3; Rep. Garcia (TX) Amendment;  Rep. Ocasio-Cortez Amendment #1; Rep. Ocasio-Cortez Amendment #2 // The Rule provides for no further general debate and makes in order the following amendments: The Rule makes in order the following 441 amendments, found here. // Suspension: H.R. 1327 - Never Forgot the Heroes: James Zadroga, Ray Pfeifer, and Luis Alvarez Permanent Authorization of the September 11th Victim Compensation Fund Act, as amended ( Rep. Carolyn Maloney / Judiciary) // Special Orders

July 11, 2019

11:30 a.m. - Senate Democrats on Immigrant Mistreatment: Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) is joined by Senators Jeff Merkley (D-OR), Patty Murray (D-WA), Richard Durbin (D-IL) and Mazie Hirono (D-HI) to introduce legislation to address a humanitarian crisis southern border.

July 11, 2019

11:45 a.m. - McCarthy Weekly Briefing: House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-CA) speaks to reporters about legislative process on the defense authorization, treatment and legal processes regarding undocumented migrants at the southern border, the census, trade and budget talks.

July 11, 2019

11:00 a.m. - Pelosi Weekly Briefing: House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) speaks to reporters about the defense authorization, a humanitarian crisis at the southern border and forthcoming enforcement actions by the Trump administration, and ongoing litigation challenging the Affordable Care Act.

July 11, 2019

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at 10:00 a.m. for morning hour and noon for legislative business. One Minutes // Continue Consideration of H.R. 2500 - National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2020 (Structured Rule) (Rep. Smith (WA) / Armed Services) // Postponed Amendment Votes: Rep. Smith (WA) Amendment #1; Rep. Speier Amendment #1; Rep. Speier Amendment #2; Rep. Brindisi Amendment; Rep. Torres Amendment;  Rep. Connolly Amendment; Rep. Shalala Amendment;  Rep. Omar Amendment;  Rep. Smith (WA) Amendment #2; The Rule provides for no further general debate and makes in order the following amendments, found here. // Special Orders

July 11, 2019

9:30 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of the nomination of Robert L. King, to be Assistant Secretary for Postsecondary Education, Department of Education, post-cloture, later voting on confirmation of the King nomination; the nomination of John P. Pallasch, to be an Assistant Secretary of Labor; and on the motion to invoke cloture on the nomination of Peter C. Wright, to be Assistant Administrator, Office of Solid Waste, Environmental Protection Agency, when invoked on the Wright nomination proceeding to post-cloture debate prior to a vote on confirmation of the Wright nomination.

July 10, 2019

10:00 a.m. - House GOP Weekly Briefing: House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-CA) and Republican Conference leaders are joined by Rep. Mac Thornberry (R-TX) to speak with reporters about the defense authorization, Labor Secretary Alex Acosta, trade and special elections.

July 10, 2019

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at 10:00 a.m. for morning hour and noon for legislative business. One Minutes // Suspensions: H.R. 1044 - Fairness for High-Skilled Immigrants Act of 2019 (Rep. Lofgren / Judiciary) // H.R. 1569 - To amend title 28, United States Code, to add Flagstaff and Yuma to the list of locations in which court shall be held in the judicial district for the State of Arizona (Rep. O'Halleran / Judiciary) // S. 998 - Supporting and Treating Officers in Crisis Act of 2019 (Sen. Hawley / Judiciary) // S. 744 - Effective Prosecution of Possession of Biological Toxins and Agents Act of 2019 (Sen. Grassley / Judiciary) // H.R. 677 - 21st Century President Act (Rep. Pocan / Judiciary) // Begin Consideration of H.R. 2500 - National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2020 (Structured Rule) (Rep. Smith (WA) / Armed Services) // The Rule provides for one hour of general debate and makes in order the following amendments: A list of the 439 amendments made in order can be found here. // Special Orders

July 10, 2019

9:30 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of the nomination of T. Kent Wetherell II, to be U.S. District Judge for the Northern District of Florida, voting on confirmation of the nominations of Wetherell; J. Nicholas Ranjan, to be U.S. District Judge for the Western District of Pennsylvania; Damon Ray Leichty, to be U.S. District Judge for the Northern District of Indiana; and later on motions to invoke cloture on the nominations of Robert L. King, to be Assistant Secretary  of Education for Postsecondary Education; and John P. Pallasch, to be an Assistant Secretary of Labor, when invoked, proceeding to debate on the King nomination.

July 9, 2019

2:30 p.m. - Senate Democrats Weekly Briefing: Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer (D-NY) and party leaders speak to reporters about litigation challenging the Affordable Care Act, nominations and addressing asylum claims with immigration reform.

July 9, 2019

2:15 p.m. - Senate GOP Weekly Briefing: Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) and party leaders speak to reporters about judicial nominations, economic growth and opportunities zones, the USMCA trade agreement, addressing the national debt, handling a vacancy for Defense Secretary, and 2020 races for the Senate.

July 9, 2019

2:00 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets for legislative business, with votes postponed until 6:30 p.m. One Minutes // Suspensions (7): H.R. 1988 - Protect Affordable Mortgages for Veterans Act, as amended (Rep. David Scott / Financial Services Committee) // H.R. 2515 - Whistleblower Protection Reform Act of 2019, as amended (Rep. Al Green / Financial Services) // H.R. 2162 - Housing Financial Literacy Act of 2019, as amended (Rep. Beatty / Financial Services) // H.Res. 456 - Emphasizing the importance of grassroots investor protection and the investor education missions of State and Federal securities regulators, calling on the Securities and Exchange Commission to collaborate with State securities regulators in the protection of investors, and for other purposes (Rep. Pressley / Financial Services) // H.R. 2919 - Improving Investment Research for Small and Emerging Issuers Act (Rep. Huizenga / Financial Services) // H.R. 3050 - Expanding Investment in Small Business Act of 2019, as amended (Rep. Steil / Financial Services) // H.R. 2409 - Expanding Access to Capital for Rural Job Creators (Rep. Axne / Financial Services) // Special Orders

July 9, 2019

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of the nomination of Daniel Aaron Bress, to be U.S. Circuit Judge for the Ninth Circuit, post-cloture, recessing from 12:30 p.m. until 2:15 p.m. for weekly caucus meetings, later voting on confirmation of the Bress nomination; and motions to invoke cloture on the nominations of T. Kent Wetherell II, to be U.S. District Judge for the Northern District of Florida; Damon Ray Leichty, to be U.S. District Judge for the Northern District of Indiana; and J. Nicholas Ranjan, to be U.S. District Judge for the Western District of Pennsylvania, when invoked, proceeding to debate on the nominations, post-cloture.

July 8, 2019

3:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of the nomination of Daniel Aaron Bress, to be U.S. Circuit Judge for the Ninth Circuit, voting on the motion to invoke cloture on the nomination, when invoked, proceeding to debate, post-cloture.

July 5, 2019

11:45 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate meets in a pro forma session.

July 5, 2019

9:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets in a pro forma session.

July 2, 2019

4:45 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate meets in a pro forma session.

July 2, 2019

12:00 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets in a pro forma session.

June 28, 2019

3:30 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets in a pro forma session.

June 28, 2019

5:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate completes consideration of S. 1790, National Defense Authorization Act, voting on adoption of Udall amendment #883 (prohibiting unauthorized action against Iran), subject to a 60 vote affirmative threshold.

June 27, 2019

2:45 p.m. - McConnell on Legislative Action: Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) speaks with reporters about passage of the Defense Authorization, emergency supplement appropriations regarding the southern border, confirming nominees, a Supreme Court decision regarding partisan state gerrymander and filling vacancies, budget talks for fiscal 2020, presidential politics during primary season and tensions with Iran.

June 27, 2019

11:45 a.m. - House Democrats on Election Security: House Foreign Affairs Committee Chairman Eliot Engel (D-NY) is joined by Reps. Gerry Connolly (D-VA), Ted Lieu (D-CA) and Steve Cohen (D-TN) to discuss passage of the SAFE Act, legislation intended to improve election security and stave off interference in the 2020 election.

June 27, 2019

11:30 a.m. - Senators Introduce BRINK Act: Senators Chris Van Hollen (D-MD), Pat Toomey (R-PA), Sherrod Brown (D-OH) and Rob Portman (R-OH) discuss a sanctions bill aimed at North Korea named for abused, late prisoner Otto Warmbier.

June 27, 2019

10:45 a.m. - Pelosi Weekly Briefing: House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) speaks with reporters about caring for undocumented children in a humanitarian crisis at the southern border, election security legislation and concerns about the US-Mexico-Canada trade agreement.

June 27, 2019

9:30 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of S. 1790, National Defense Authorization Act, voting on the motion to invoke cloture on the Inhofe amendment #764, as modified (substitute amendment); and, if invoked, on Romney amendment #861 (use of funds to defend U.S.); and later on adoption of the substitute; and on passage of the bill as amended.

June 27, 2019

9:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets for legislative business. One Minutes // H.R. 2722 - Securing America’s Federal Elections Act, Rule Committee Print (Closed Rule, One Hour of Debate) (Rep. Lofgren / House Administration) // Senate Amendment to H.R. 3401 - Emergency Supplemental Appropriations for Humanitarian Assistance and Security at the Southern Border Act, 2019 (Rep. Lowey / Appropriations) // Special Orders

June 26, 2019

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at 10:00 a.m. for morning hour and noon for legislative business. One Minutes // Complete Consideration of H.R. 3351 - Financial Services and General Government Appropriations Act, 2020 (Structured Rule) (Rep. Quigley / Appropriations) //  The Rule provides for no further general debate and makes in order the following amendments: A list of the 46 amendments made in order can be found here. // Special Orders

June 26, 2019

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of S. 1790, National Defense Authorization Act, recessing from 12:30 p.m. for 2:15 p.m. for weekly caucus meetings, the motion to invoke cloture on the Inhofe amendment #764, as modified (substitute amendment); McConnell for Romney amendment #861 (use of funds to defend U.S.); McConnell amendment #862 to #861; McConnell amendment #863; McConnell amendment #864 to #863; McConnell motion to recommit with amendment #865; amendment #866 to #865; and amendment #867, voting on the motion.

June 25, 2019

3:30 p.m. - House Democrats on National Service: Rep. Joe Kennedy (D-RI) is joined by Reps. Seth Moulton (D-MA), John Larson (D-CT), Donna Shalala (D-FL) and Katie Hill (D-CA) to discuss introducing ACTION for National Service.

June 25, 2019

2:45 p.m. - Senate Democrats Weekly Briefing: Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer (D-NY) and party leaders speak to reporters about the Trump administration's policy towards Iran, amending the defense authorization, and addressing a humanitarian crisis at the southern border.

June 25, 2019

2:30 p.m. - House Democrats Create No War in Iran Caucus: Rep. Jan Schakowsky (D-IL) is joined by Reps. Barbara Lee (D-CA), Maxine Waters (D-CA), Jim McGovern (D-MA), Sheila Jackson Lee (D-TX), Peter Welch (D-VT), Ro Khanna (D-CA), Gwen Moore (D-WI) and Ilhan Omar (D-MN) to oppose conflict with Iran amid heightened tensions between Tehran and the United States.

June 25, 2019

2:15 p.m. - Senate GOP Weekly Briefing: Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) and party leaders speak with reporters about addressing a humanitarian crisis at the southern border, the defense authorization and a new Acting Defense Secretary, renewed tensions with Iran and health care for 9/11 first responders.

June 25, 2019

12:00 p.m. - House Democrats, et al on USMCA: Rep Rosa DeLauro (D-CT) and others are joined by AFL-CIO President Richard Trumka and others to discuss pharmaceutical and labor provisions in the US-Mexico Canada trade agreement.

June 25, 2019

1:00 p.m. - House Democrats on Voting Rights: House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) joins Rep. Terri Sewell (D-AL), John Lewis (D-GA) and others to discuss voting rights six years after the Supreme Court struck down the Section 5 preclearance of the Voting Rights Act in Shelby County v. Holder.

June 25, 2019

10:30 a.m. - House Democrats Weekly Briefing: House Democratic Caucus Chair Hakeem Jeffries (D-NY) is joined by Vice Chair Katherine Clark (D-MA) and Rep. Veronica Escobar (D-TX) to discuss addressing a humanitarian crisis at the southern border.

June 25, 2019

10:00 a.m. - House GOP Weekly Briefing: House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-CA) and Republican Conference leaders speak to reporters about addressing a humanitarian crisis at the southern border, the defense authorization, immigration and the asylum system.

June 25, 2019

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at 10:00 a.m. for morning hour and noon for legislative business. One Minutes // H.R. 3351 - Financial Services and General Government Appropriations Act, 2020 (Subject to a Rule) (Rep. Quigley / Appropriations) // Complete Consideration of H.R. 3055 - Commerce, Justice, Science, Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, Interior, Environment, Military Construction, Veterans Affairs, Transportation, and Housing and Urban Development Appropriations Act, 2020, Rules Committee Print (Structured Rule) (Rep. Serrano / Appropriations) // Postponed Amendment Votes: Rep. Banks Amendment; Rep. Jayapal Amendment // H.R. 3401 - Emergency Supplemental Appropriations for Humanitarian Assistance and Security at the Southern Border Act, 2019 (Closed Rule, One Hour of Debate) (Rep. Lowey / Appropriations) // Special Orders

June 25, 2019

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of S. 1790, National Defense Authorization Act, recessing from 12:30 p.m. for 2:15 p.m. for weekly caucus meetings, the motion to invoke cloture on the Inhofe amendment #764, as modified (substitute amendment); McConnell for Romney amendment #861 (use of funds to defend U.S.); McConnell amendment #862 to #861; McConnell amendment #863; McConnell amendment #864 to #863; McConnell motion to recommit with amendment #865; amendment #866 to #865; and amendment #867 to #866 pending.

June 24, 2019

3:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of the motion to proceed to S. 1790, National Defense Authorization Act, post-cloture, voting on the motion.

June 24, 2019

12:00 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at noon for morning hour and 2:00 p.m. for legislative business, with votes postponed until 6:30 p.m. One Minutes // Suspensions (2): H.R. 2109 - BRAVE Act (Rep. Rice (NY) / Veterans Affairs) // H.R. 2196 - To amend title 38, United States Code, to reduce the credit hour requirement for the Edith Nourse Rogers STEM Scholarship program of the Department of Veterans Affairs (Rep. Barr / Veterans Affairs) // Continue Consideration of H.R. 3055 - Commerce, Justice, Science, Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, Interior, Environment, Military Construction, Veterans Affairs, Transportation, and Housing and Urban Development Appropriations Act, 2020, Rules Committee Print (Structured Rule) (Rep. Serrano / Appropriations) // The Rule makes in order the following amendments: A list of the 290 amendments made in order can be found here. // Special Orders

June 24, 2019

11:00 a.m. - Sanders, et al on Student Loan Debt: Senator Bernie Sanders (I-VT) is joined by Reps. Pramila Jayapal (D-WA), Ilhan Omar (D-MN), Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-NY) and others to discuss legislation forgiving all college student loan debt in America.

June 21, 2019

9:15 a.m. - House Democrats on Election Security: Members of the Blue Dog Coalition introduce legislation to secure elections, expressing concerns about state database hacking, propagated misinformation, voting integrity, online political advertising, interference by Russian and other foreign governments.

June 21, 2019

9:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets for legislative business. // One Minutes // Continue Consideration of H.R. 3055 - Commerce, Justice, Science, Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, Interior, Environment, Military Construction, Veterans Affairs, Transportation, and Housing and Urban Development Appropriations Act, 2020, Rules Committee Print (Structured Rule) (Rep. Serrano / Appropriations) // The Rule makes in order the following amendments: A list of the 290 amendments made in order can be found here. // Special Orders

June 20, 2019

12:00 p.m. - McCarthy Weekly Briefing: House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-CA) speaks to reporters about the Mexican Senate's ratification of the USMCA trade agreement, Congress' cooperation with the Trump administration, tensions with Iran, and the appropriations process.

June 20, 2019

10:30 a.m. - Pelosi Weekly Briefing: House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) speaks to reporters about appropriations and election security legislation, tensions with Iran since US withdrawal from the JCPOA nuclear agreement, addressing race on the campaign trail, negotiating the budget and the debt ceiling with the Trump administration.

June 20, 2019

9:30 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of S.J.Res. 27, Disapproval of a proposed transfer to the United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom and Australia; S.J.Res. 28, Disapproval of a proposed foreign military sale to the United Arab Emirates; S.J.Res. 29, Disapproval of a proposed foreign military sale to the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia; S.J.Res. 30, Disapproval of a proposed foreign military sale to the United Arab Emirates; S.J.Res. 31, Disapproval of a  proposed foreign military sale to the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia; S.J.Res. 32, Disapproval of a proposed foreign military sale to the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia; S.J.Res. 33, Disapproval of a proposed foreign military sale to the United Arab Emirates; S.J.Res. 34, Disapproval of a proposed foreign military sale to the United Arab Emirates; S.J.Res. 35, Disapproval of a proposed foreign military sale to the United Arab Emirates; S.J.Res. 36, Disapproval of a proposed transfer to the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, the Kingdom of Spain, and the Italian Republic; S.J.Res.37, Disapproval of a proposed export to the United Arab Emirates, the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, and the Republic of France; S.J.Res. 38, Disapproval of a proposed export to the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia and the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland; S.J.Res. 39, Disapproval of a proposed export to the United Arab Emirates and United Kingdom; S.J.Res.40, Disapproval of a proposed export to India, Israel, Republic of Korea, and Kingdom of Saudi Arabia of certain defense articles, including technical data and defense services; S.J.Res. 41, Disapproval of a proposed export to the Government of Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates and the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland of technical data and defense services; S.J.Res. 42, Disapproval of a proposed export to the United Arab Emirates and the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland of certain defense articles, including technical data and defense services; S.J.Res.  43, Disapproval of a proposed transfer to the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia; S.J.Res. 44, Disapproval of a proposed retransfer of certain defense articles from the United Arab Emirates to the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan; S.J.Res. 45, Disapproval of a  proposed transfer to the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia; S.J.Res. 46, Disapproval of a proposed transfer to a United Arab Emirates; S.J.Res. 47, Disapproval of a proposed transfer to the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia; and S.J.Res. 48, Disapproval of a proposed transfer to the United Arab Emirates; voting on passage of S.J.Res. 36; S.J.Res. 38; and the Joint Resolutions 27-35, 37, 39-48, en bloc; and on confirmation of the nomination of Rita Baranwal, to be an Assistant Secretary of Energy (Nuclear Energy); thereafter resuming consideration of the motion to proceed to S. 1790, National Defense Authorization Act, post-cloture.

June 20, 2019

9:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at 9:00 a.m. for morning hour and 10:00 a.m. for legislative business. // One Minutes // Continue Consideration of H.R. 3055 - Commerce, Justice, Science, Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, Interior, Environment, Military Construction, Veterans Affairs, Transportation, and Housing and Urban Development Appropriations Act, 2020, Rules Committee Print (Structured Rule) (Rep. Serrano / Appropriations) // The Rule provides for one hour of general debate and makes in order the following amendments: A list of the 290 amendments made in order can be found here. // Postponed Amendment Votes: Rep. Rutherford Amendment; Rep. King (IA) Amendment; Rep. Blumenauer Amendment; Rep. Banks Amendment

June 19, 2019

1:45 p.m. - Senate EPW Democrats on Clean Power Plan: Senator Tom Carper (D-DE) is joined by Democrats on the Senate Environment and Public Works Committee to discuss the Trump administration's proposed replacement to the Obama administration's Clean Power Plan for the states, its impact on public health and the economy, energy security, domestic production and carbon emissions.

June 19, 2019

10:00 a.m. - House GOP Weekly Briefing: House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-CA) and Republican Conference leaders speak to reporters about the annual defense authorization, a pair of appropriations bills moving, tensions with Iran, Facebook's Libra digital currency and addressing immigration reform.

June 19, 2019

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at 10:00 a.m. for morning hour and noon for legislative business. // One Minutes // Complete Consideration of H.R. 2740 - Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education, Defense, State, and Foreign Operations, and Energy and Water Development Appropriations Act, 2020, Rules Committee Print (Rep. DeLauro / Appropriations) // Postponed Amendment Votes: Rep. Burgess Amendment #1; Rep. Burgess Amendment #2; En Bloc Amendment #3; En Bloc Amendent #4; Rep. Mullin Amendment; Rep. Huffman Amendment; Rep. Graves (LA) Amendment; Rep. Banks Amendment // Begin Consideration of H.R. 3055 - Commerce, Justice, Science, Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, Interior, Environment, Military Construction, Veterans Affairs, Transportation, and Housing and Urban Development Appropriations Act, 2020, Rules Committee Print (Structured Rule) (Rep. Serrano / Appropriations) // The Rule provides for one hour of general debate and makes in order the following amendments: A list of the 290 amendments made in order can be found here.

June 19, 2019

9:30 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of the nominations of Matthew J. Kacsmaryk, to be U.S. District Judge for the Northern District of Texas, Allen Cothrel Winsor, to be U.S. District Judge for the Northern District of Florida, James David Cain, Jr., to be U.S. District Judge for the Western District of Louisiana; and Greg Girard Guidry, to be U.S. District Judge for the Eastern District of Louisiana, voting on confirmation of the nominations; thereafter proceeding to consideration of the motion to proceed to S. 1790, National Defense Authorization Act, voting on the motion to invoke cloture on the motion to proceed to the bill, if invoked, proceeding to debate on the motion.

June 18, 2019

2:15 p.m. - Senate Democrats Weekly Briefing: Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer (D-NY) and party leaders speak to reporters about moves to attach proposed election security legislation to the annual defense authorization, acting secretaries in the Trump cabinet after a resignation at the Defense Department, vetting and confirming nominees, immigrant family separation by the administration, and independence of the Federal Reserve.

June 18, 2019

2:00 p.m. - Senate GOP Weekly Briefing: Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) and party leaders speak to reporters about floor procedure and features of the annual defense authorization, addressing a humanitarian crisis at the southern border, tensions with Iran, a new acting Defense Secretary, 9/11 victims' compensation, an effort at reparations, immigration enforcement by the Trump administration, and negotiations over budget caps.

June 18, 2019

12:00 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at noon for morning hour and 2:00 p.m. for legislative business, with votes postponed until 6:30 p.m. One Minutes // Suspension: H.R. 3253 - Empowering Beneficiaries, Ensuring Access, and Strengthening Accountability Act of 2019 (Rep. Dingell / Energy and Commerce) // Continue Consideration of H.R. 2740 - Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education, Defense, State, and Foreign Operations, and Energy and Water Development Appropriations Act, 2020, Rules Committee Print (Rep. DeLauro / Appropriations) // Postponed Amendment Votes: Rep. Lesko Amendment; Rep. Jackson Lee Amendment #1; Rep. Jackson Lee Amendment #2; Rep. Gosar Amendment #1; Rep. Grijalva Amendment; Rep. Gosar Amendment #2; Rep. Speier Amendment; Rep. Meadows Amendment; Democratic En Bloc #1; Rep. Grothman Amendment; Democratic En Bloc #2; Rep. Walker Amendment; Rep. Palmer Amendment; Rep. Arrington Amendment; Rep. Banks Amendment; Rep. Allen Amendment // The Rule provides for no further general debate and makes in order the remaining following amendments. // A list of the 107 amendments made in order can be found here. // Special Orders

June 18, 2019

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate convenes and proceeds to a period of morning business, thereafter resuming Executive Session to consider the nomination of Sean Cairncross, to be CEO, Millennium Challenge Corporation, voting on the motion to invoke cloture on the Cairncross nomination, recessing from 12:30 p.m. until 2:15 p.m. for weekly caucus meetings, later if invoked, proceeding to vote on confirmation of the Cairncross nomination; and on motions to invoke cloture on the nominations of Matthew J. Kacsmaryk, to be U.S. District Judge for the Northern District of Texas, Allen Cothrel Winsor, to be U.S. District Judge for the Northern District of Florida, James David Cain, Jr., to be U.S. District Judge for the Western District of Louisiana; and Greg Girard Guidry, to be U.S. District Judge for the Eastern District of Louisiana, when invoked, proceeding to debate on the nominations, post-cloture.

June 17, 2019

3:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate meets in a pro forma session.

June 14, 2019

1:00 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets in a pro forma session.

June 13, 2019

11:30 a.m. - McCarthy Weekly Briefing: House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-CA) speaks to reporters about border security and a humanitarian crisis at the southern border, foreign interjections with political candidates, Democrats' oversight of the Trump administration, reauthorizing the 9/11 compensation fund and follow-on from the Mueller investigation.

June 13, 2019

11:00 a.m. - Pelosi Weekly Briefing: House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) speaks to reporters about legislative challenges with the Senate, fiscal 2020 appropriations, oversight and contempt moves against the Trump administration, human rights and trade relations with China, and foreign interference or support for a political candidate.

June 13, 2019

9:30 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate convenes and proceeds to a period of morning business, then considering motions to discharge S.J.Res.20 - A joint resolution relating to the disapproval of the proposed sale to the Government of Bahrain of certain defense articles and services; and S.J.Res.26 - A joint resolution relating to the disapproval of the proposed sale to the Government of Qatar of certain defense articles and services; voting on motions to discharge the joint resolutions; and on the motion to invoke cloture on the nomination of Edward F. Crawford, to be Ambassador to Ireland; and later on confirmation of the nomination of David Stilwell, to be an Assistant Secretary of State (East Asian and Pacific Affairs); and confirmation of the Crawford nomination.

June 13, 2019

9:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets for legislative business. One Minutes // Resume Consideration of H.R. 2740 - Departments of Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2020, Rules Committee Print (Rep. DeLauro / Appropriations) // Postponed Amendment Votes: Rep. Jeffries Amendment; Rep. Sean Maloney Amendment; Rep. Adams Amendment #1; Rep. Adams Amendment #2; Rep. Beyer Amendment #1; Rep. Beyer Amendment #2; Rep. Blunt Rochester Amendment; Rep. Murphy Amendment; Rep. Ocasio-Cortez Amendment #1; Rep. Ocasio-Cortez Amendment #2; Rep. McAdams Amendment; Rep. Schrier Amendment; Rep. Lee (NV) Amendment; Rep. Craig Amendment #1; Rep. Craig Amendment #2; Rep. Craig Amendment #3; Rep. Porter Amendment #1; Rep. Porter Amendment #2; Rep. Porter Amendment #3; Rep. Mucarsel-Powell Amendment; Rep. Levin (MI) Amendment; Rep. Pressley Amendment // The Rule provides for no further general debate and makes in order the following amendments. A full list of the amendments made in order can be found here. // Special Orders

June 12, 2019

1:30 p.m. - Progressive Priorities: Congressional Progressive Caucus Co-Chairs Mark Pocan (D-WI) and Pramila Jayapal (D-WA) discuss appropriations and abortion funding, Medicare for All, trade concerns, minimum wage, raising Member pay and conceptions of socialism.

June 12, 2019

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at 10:00 a.m. for morning hour and noon for legislative business. One Minutes // Begin Consideration of H.R. 2740 - Departments of Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2020, Rules Committee Print (Rep. DeLauro / Appropriations) // The Rule provides for one hour of general debate, and makes in order the following amendments. Further amendments will be considered pursuant to an additional Rule. A list of the 106 amendments made in order can be found here. // Special Orders

June 12, 2019

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of the nominations of Pamela A. Barker, to be U.S. District Judge for the Northern District of Ohio; Corey Landon Maze, to be U.S. District Judge for the Northern District of Alabama; Rodney Smith, of Florida, to be U.S. District Judge for the Southern District of Florida; Thomas Barber, to be U.S. District Judge for the Middle District of Florida; and Jean-Paul Boulee, to be U.S. District Judge for the Northern District of Georgia, voting on confirmation of the nominations.

June 11, 2019

4:45 p.m. - House Democrats on Civil Contempt: House Judiciary Committee Chairman Jerry Nadler (D-NY), Oversight and Reform Committee Chairman Elijah Cummings (D-MD), Rules Committee Chairman Jim McGovern (D-MA), Intelligence Committee Chairman Adam Schiff (D-CA), Foreign Affairs Committee Chairman Eliot Engel (D-NY), and Financial Services Committee Chairwoman Maxine Waters (D-CA) discuss a resolution to pursue civil actions to enforce subpoenas against Attorney General William Barr, former White House counsel Don McGahn, or others.

June 11, 2019

2:30 p.m. - Senate Democrats Weekly Briefing: Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer (D-NY) and party leaders speak to reporters about the pace of legislative activity, immigration, equal pay for U.S. Women's Soccer players, health care pre-existing conditions, appropriating to address a crisis at the Mexican border, and the compensation for 9/11 responders.

June 11, 2019

2:15 p.m. - Senate GOP Weekly Briefing: Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) and party leaders speak to reporters about appropriations, immigration and a crisis at the Mexican border, agriculture and natural disaster recovery, election security, and disapproving of arms sales to Saudi Arabia.

June 11, 2019

10:00 a.m. - Border Security Issues: Senate Judiciary Committee

June 11, 2019

10:00 a.m. - House GOP Weekly Briefing: House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-CA) and Republican Conference leaders speak to reporters about a civil contempt resolution before the House, the defense authorization, the US-Mexico-Canada trade agreement and appropriations.

June 11, 2019

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at 10:00 a.m. for morning hour and noon for legislative business. One Minutes // H.Res. 430 - Authorizing the Committee on the Judiciary to initiate or intervene in judicial proceedings to enforce certain subpoenas and for other purposes (Closed Rule, One Hour of Debate) (Rep. McGovern / Rules) // Postponed Suspension Vote: H.R. 2609 - DHS Acquisition Review Board Act of 2019 (Rep. Crenshaw / Homeland Security) // Special Orders

June 11, 2019

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of the nomination of Sarah Daggett Morrison, to be U.S. District Judge for the Southern District of Ohio, post-cloture, recessing from 12:30 p.m. until 2:15 p.m. for weekly caucus meetings, later voting on confirmation of the Morrison nomination; and on the motions to invoke cloture on the nominations of Pamela A. Barker, to be U.S. District Judge for the Northern District of Ohio; Corey Landon Maze, to be U.S. District Judge for the Northern District of Alabama; Rodney Smith, of Florida, to be U.S. District Judge for the Southern District of Florida; Thomas Barber, to be U.S. District Judge for the Middle District of Florida; and Jean-Paul Boulee, to be U.S. District Judge for the Northern District of Georgia, when invoked, proceeding to debate, post-cloture.

June 10, 2019

3:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes Executive Session to complete consideration of the nominations of Ryan T. Holte, to be a Judge of the United States Court of Federal Claims; and Rossie Alston, Jr. to be U.S. District Judge for the Eastern District of Virginia; and Richard A. Hertling, to be a Judge of the United States Court of Federal Claims, voting on confirmation of the nominations; and on the motion to invoke cloture on the nomination of Sarah Daggett Morrison, to be United States District Judge for the Southern District of Ohio, when invoked, proceeding to debate on the Morrison nomination, post-cloture.

June 10, 2019

2:00 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets for legislative business, with votes postponed until 6:30 p.m. One Minutes // Suspensions (11): H.R. 3151 - Taxpayer First Act (Rep. Lewis (GA) / Financial Services) // H.R. 542 - Supporting Research and Development for First Responders Act (Rep. Rice (NY) / Homeland Security) // H.R. 2476 - Securing American Nonprofit Organizations Against Terrorism Act of 2019 (Rep. Thompson (MS) / Homeland Security) // H.R. 1158 - DHS Cyber Incident Response Teams Act of 2019, as amended (Rep. McCaul / Homeland Security) // H.R. 2539 - Strengthening Local Transportation Security Capabilities Act of 2019 (Rep. Barragán / Homeland Security) // H.R. 2083 - Homeland Procurement Reform Act, as amended (Rep. Correa / Homeland Security) // H.R. 2609 - DHS Acquisition Review Board Act of 2019 (Rep. Crenshaw / Homeland Security) // H.R. 2590 - DHS Overseas Personnel Enhancement Act of 2019, as amended (Rep. Katko / Homeland Security) // H.Res. 372 - Expressing Concern for the United States-Turkey Alliance (Rep. Engel / Foreign Affairs) // H.R. 951 - United States-Mexico Tourism Improvement Act of 2019, as amended (Rep. Cuellar / Foreign Affairs) // H.R. 2140 - Prevent Child Marriage Act, as amended (Rep. Wagner / Foreign Affairs) // Special Orders

June 10, 2019

2:00 p.m. - Presidential Obstruction: House Judiciary Committee

June 6, 2019

11:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets in a pro forma session.

June 6, 2019

10:30 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate meets in a pro forma session.

June 5, 2019

10:00 a.m. - Democrats on Gun Violence: Senators Chris Murphy (D-CT) and Richard Blumenthal (D-CT) are joined by Reps. Mike Thompson (D-CA), Lucy McBath (D-GA) and Ted Deutch (D-FL) to discuss firearms legislation after a mass shooting at a municipal building in Virginia Beach, VA.

June 5, 2019

10:30 a.m. - Pelosi Weekly Briefing: House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) speaks to reporters about leading a Congressional delegation to France to commemorate the Normandy invasion during WWII, legislating on immigration and gun violence, President Trump, considering the US-Mexico-Canada trade agreement, a potential impeachment inquiry and finding Attorney General William Barr in contempt of Congress.

June 5, 2019

9:30 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes Executive Session to complete consideration of the nominations of David Schenker, to be an Assistant Secretary of State (Near Eastern Affairs); Heath P. Tarbert, to be Commissioner and Chairman of the Commodity Futures Trading Commission, voting on confirmation of the nominations; then on motions to invoke cloture on the nominations of Ryan T. Holte, to be a Judge of the United States Court of Federal Claims; and Rossie Alston, Jr. to be U.S. District Judge for the Eastern District of Virginia; and Richard A. Hertling, to be a Judge of the United States Court of Federal Claims.

June 5, 2019

9:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets for legislative business. One Minutes // Suspensions (4): H.R. 1237 - COAST Research Act of 2019 (Rep. Bonamici / Science, Space, and Technology) // H.R. 1716 - Coastal Communities Ocean Acidification Act of 2019 (Rep. Pingree / Science, Space, and Technology) // H.R. 1921 - Ocean Acidification Innovation Act of 2019, as amended (Rep. Kilmer / Science, Space, and Technology) // H.R. 988 - NEAR Act of 2019, as amended (Rep. Posey / Science, Space, and Technology) // Special Orders

June 4, 2019

2:30 p.m. - Senate Democrats Weekly Briefing: Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer (D-NY) and party leaders speak to reporters about gun violence after a history of mass shootings in Virginia, judicial nominations, trade and China.

June 4, 2019

2:15 p.m. - Senate GOP Weekly Briefing: Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) and party leaders speak to reporters about the economy, natural disaster recovery, immigration enforcement, the US-Mexico-Canada trade agreement and tariff concerns, the centennial of the 19th Amendment, responding to a crisis at the southern border and fiscal 2020 appropriations.

June 4, 2019

10:00 a.m. - House GOP Weekly Briefing: House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-CA) and Republican Conference leaders discuss Democrats' possible impeachment inquiry of President Trump, the 30th anniversary of a massacre at Tiananmen Square, immigration legislation, the US-Mexico-Canada trade agreement and antitrust review of internet tech companies.

June 4, 2019

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at 10:00 a.m. for morning hour and noon for legislative business. One Minutes // Suspensions (2): H.Res. 393 - Remembering the victims of the violent suppression of democracy protests in Tiananmen Square and elsewhere in China on June 3 and 4, 1989 and calling on the Government of the People’s Republic of China to respect the universally recognized human rights of all people living in China and around the World, as amended (Rep. McGovern / Foreign Affairs) // S. 1379 - Pandemic and All-Hazards Preparedness and Advancing Innovation Act of 2019 (Sen. Burr / Energy and Committee) // H.R. 6 - American Dream and Promise Act of 2019, Rules Committee Print (Closed Rule, Two Hours of Debate) (Rep. Roybal-Allard / Judiciary Committee) // Special Orders

June 4, 2019

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of the nomination of Andrew M. Saul, to be Commissioner of Social Security, post-cloture, recessing from 12:30 p.m. until 2:15 p.m. for weekly caucus meetings, later resuming legislative session to vote on adoption of S.Res. 212 - A resolution celebrating the 100th anniversary of the passage and ratification of the 19th Amendment, providing for women's suffrage, to the Constitution of the United States; then resuming Executive Session to vote on confirmation of the Saul nomination; and on motions to invoke cloture on the nominations of David Schenker, to be an Assistant Secretary of State (Near Eastern Affairs); Heath P. Tarbert, to be Commissioner and Chairman of the Commodity Futures Trading Commission, when invoked, proceeding to debate on the Schenker nomination, post-cloture.

June 3, 2019

3:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate convenes and proceeds to consideration of the motion to proceed to S. 1332 - A bill to set forth the congressional budget for the United States Government for fiscal year 2020 and setting forth the appropriate budgetary levels for fiscal years 2021 through 2029, voting on the motion; if not invoked, on the motion to invoke cloture on the nomination of Andrew Saul, to be Commissioner of Social Security for the term expiring January 19, 2025.

June 3, 2019

2:00 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets for legislative business, with votes postponed until 6:30 p.m. One Minutes // Suspensions (4): Senate Amendment to H.R. 2157 - Additional Supplemental Appropriations for Disaster Relief Act, 2019 (Rep. Lowey / Appropriations) // H.R. 2940 - To extend the program of block grants to States for temporary assistance for needy families and related programs through September 30, 2019 (Rep. Danny Davis (IL) / Ways and Means) // H.R. 1261 - National Landslide Preparedness Act (Rep. DelBene / Natural Resources) // H.R. 559 - Northern Mariana Islands Long-Term Legal Residents Relief Act, as amended (Rep. Sablan / Natural Resources) // Special Orders

May 31, 2019

10:30 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate meets in a pro forma session.

May 30, 2019

4:30 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets in a pro forma session.

May 29, 2019

11:00 a.m. - Special Counsel Public Statement: Former FBI Director Robert Mueller discusses findings of his report on 2016 election interference by Russia, not prosecuting President Trump and his resignation from the Department of Justice.

May 28, 2019

2:00 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets in a pro forma session.

May 28, 2019

11:30 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate meets in a pro forma session.

May 24, 2019

11:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets in a pro forma session.

May 24, 2019

9:45 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate meets in a pro forma session.

May 23, 2019

4:15 p.m. - Schumer on Disaster Relief: Senator Charles Schumer (D-NY) discusses passage of a supplemental funding bill providing resources to Puerto Rico and the states for natural disasters dating to 2017, relations with President Trump, and Middle East policy.

May 23, 2019

1:00 p.m. - Robocalls Legislation: Senators John Thune (R-SD) and Ed Markey (D-MA) discuss passage of the TRACED Act to combat so-called spam calls on American citizens, and disaster relief negotiations.

May 23, 2019

11:45 a.m. - McCarthy Weekly Briefing: House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-CA) speaks with reporters about legislating, Democrats' relations with President Trump, his with Speaker Pelosi, trade, infrastructure and disaster relief.

May 23, 2019

11:15 a.m. - Pelosi Weekly Briefing: House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) speaks with reporters ahead of the Memorial Day recess about veterans bills, tax policy and a retirement bill passed, disaster relief, oversight and investigations of the Trump administration, infrastructure, and relations with President Trump.

May 23, 2019

9:30 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes Executive Session, later proceeding to a vote on passage of S. 151 - TRACED Act; on a motion to waive the Budget Act with respect to H.R. 2157 - Supplemental Appropriations Act, 2019; and on passage of the bill, as amended.

May 23, 2019

9:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets for legislative business. One Minutes // H.R. 1994 - Setting Every Community Up for Retirement Enhancement Act of 2019 (Closed Rule, One Hour of Debate) (Rep. Neal / Ways and Means) // Special Orders

May 22, 2019

12:00 p.m. - Pelosi, Schumer on Trump, Infrastructure: House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) is joined by Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer (D-NY) and others to discuss infrastructure talks and relations with President Trump.

May 22, 2019

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at 10:00 a.m. for morning hour and noon for legislative business. One Minutes // H.R. 1500 - Consumers First Act, Rules Committee Print (Structured Rule) (Rep. Waters / Financial Services) // The Rule provides for one hour of general debate and makes in order the following amendments: Rep. Velazquez Amendment (10 minutes); Rep. Steil Amendment (10 minutes); Rep. Adams Amendment (10 minutes); Reps. Lawson / Brown Amendment (10 minutes); Rep. Pressley Amendment (10 minutes); Rep. Burgess Amendment (10 minutes); Reps. Burgess / Burchett Amendment (10 minutes); Rep. Cohen Amendment (10 minutes); Reps. Bonamici /Rouda Amendment (10 minutes); Rep. Case Amendment (10 minutes); Reps. Golden / Escobar Amendment (10 minutes); Reps. Escobar / Golden Amendment (10 minutes); Rep. Neguse Amendment (10 minutes); Rep. Stevens Amendment (10 minutes); Rep. DeSaulnier Amendment (10 minutes); Rep. Tlaib Amendment (10 minutes); Rep. Green (TX) Amendment (10 minutes // Special Orders

May 22, 2019

9:30 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate proceeds to Executive Session to resume  consideration of the nominations of Howard Nielson Jr., to be U.S. District Judge for the District of Utah, when invoked, proceeding to debate on the Nielson nomination, post-cloture, later voting on motions to invoke cloture on the nominations of Stephen Clark, Sr., to be U.S. District Judge for the Eastern District of Missouri; Carl Nichols to be U.S. District Judge for the District of Columbia; and Kenneth Bell to be U.S. District Judge for the Western District of North Carolina, post-cloture, voting on confirmation of the nominations.

May 21, 2019

2:30 p.m. - Senate Democrats Weekly Briefing: Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer (D-NY) and party leaders speak with reporters about state abortion laws and women's health, judicial nominations, US-Iran policy, negotiating a budget agreement, checking the Trump administration and moving a disaster relief package.

May 21, 2019

2:15 p.m. - Senate GOP Weekly Briefing: Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) and party leaders speak with reporters about negotiating a  bipartisan budget agreement, disaster relief, the Trump administration lifting tariffs on steel and aluminum, youth tobacco use, a possible impeachment inquiry by House Democrats, trade relations with China, and 'friction' with Iran.

May 21, 2019

10:00 a.m. - House GOP Weekly Briefing: House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-CA) and party leaders mark the centennial of the House passing the 19th Amendment providing for women's suffrage, discuss Democrats' health care proposals and one Republican's suggestion that President Trump engaged in impeachable conduct.

May 21, 2019

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at 10:00 a.m. for morning hour and noon for legislative business. One Minutes // Suspensions (9): H.R. 2359 - Whole Veteran Act (Rep. Lamb / Veterans Affairs) // H.R. 1947 - To amend title 38, United States Code, to exempt transfers of funds from Federal agencies to the Department of Veterans Affairs for nonprofit corporations established under subchapter IV of chapter 73 of such title from certain provisions of the Economy Act, as amended (Rep. Roe / Veterans Affairs) // H.R. 1812 - Vet Center Eligibility Expansion Act (Rep. Roe / Veterans Affairs) // H.R. 2326 - Navy Seal Chief Petty Officer William Bill Mulder (Ret.) Transition Improvement Act of 2019 (Rep. Levin (CA) / Veterans Affairs) // H.R. 2333 - Support for Suicide Prevention Coordinators Act (Rep. Brindisi / Veterans Affairs) // H.R. 2340 - FIGHT Veteran Suicide Act (Rep. Rose (NY) / Veterans Affairs) // H.R. 1200 - Veterans Compensation Cost-of-living Adjustment Act of 2019 (Rep. Luria / Veterans Affairs) // H.R. 2372 - Veterans’ Care Quality Transparency Act (Rep. Underwood / Veterans Affairs) // H.R. 2045 - Veterans’ Education, Transition, and Opportunity Prioritization Plan Act of 2019 (Rep. Wenstrup / Veterans Affairs) // Special Orders

May 21, 2019

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate proceeds to Executive Session to resume consideration of the nomination of Daniel Collins, to be U.S. Circuit Judge for the Ninth Circuit, post-cloture, recessing from 12:30 p.m. until 2:15 p.m. for weekly caucus meetings, voting on confirmation of the Collins nomination; and on the motion to invoke cloture on the nomination of Howard Nielson Jr., to be U.S. District Judge for the District of Utah, when invoked, proceeding to debate on the Nielson nomination, post-cloture, later voting on motions to invoke cloture on the nominations of Stephen Clark, Sr., to be U.S. District Judge for the Eastern District of Missouri; Carl Nichols to be U.S. District Judge for the District of Columbia; and Kenneth Bell to be U.S. District Judge for the Western District of North Carolina.

May 20, 2019

3:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate convenes and proceeds to a period of morning business, later proceeding to Executive Session to vote on the motion to invoke cloture on the nomination of Daniel Collins, to be U.S. Circuit Judge for the Ninth Circuit, when invoked, proceeding to debate on the nomination, post-cloture.

May 20, 2019

12:00 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at noon for morning hour and 2:00 p.m. for legislative business, with votes postponed until 6:30 p.m. One Minutes // Suspensions (7): H.R. 2116 - Global Fragility Act (Rep. Engel / Foreign Affairs) // H.R. 615 - The Refugee Sanitation Facility Safety Act of 2019 (Rep. Meng / Foreign Affairs) // H.R. 1359 - Digital Global Access Policy Act of 2019 (Rep. Wright / Foreign Affairs) // H.R. 1952 - Intercountry Adoption Information Act of 2019, as amended (Rep. Collins (GA) / Foreign Affairs) // H.R. 753 - Global Electoral Exchange Act of 2019 (Rep. Castro / Foreign Affairs) // H.Res. 106 - Denouncing female genital mutilation/cutting as a violation of the human rights of women and girls and urging the international community and the Federal Government to increase efforts to eliminate the harmful practice (Rep. Frankel / Foreign Affairs) // H.R. 2480 - Stronger Child Abuse Prevention and Treatment Act, as amended (Rep. Schrier / Education and Labor) // Special Orders

May 17, 2019

12:15 p.m. - Progressive Priorities: Congressional Progressive Caucus Co-Chairs Mark Pocan (D-WI) and Pramila Jayapal (D-WA) discuss health care and prescription drug pricing, Trump administration oversight, 'inherent' contempt, a potential impeachment inquiry, chances for Medicare for All, abortion and the courts, and workplace issues.

May 17, 2019

9:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets for legislative business. One Minutes // H.R. 5 - Equality Act (Closed Rule, 90 Minutes of Debate) (Rep. Cicilline / Judiciary) // Special Orders

May 16, 2019

11:30 a.m. - McCarthy Weekly Briefing: House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-CA) speaks with reporters about Iran, state abortion law, trade relations, a Trump administration immigration plan, 'inherent contempt' and impeachment.

May 16, 2019

10:45 a.m. - Pelosi Weekly Briefing: House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) speaks with reporters about health care, state abortion laws, trade relations, a classified briefing on Iran, a Trump administration immigration plan, 'inherent contempt' and impeachment.

May 16, 2019

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at 10:00 a.m. for morning hour and noon for legislative business. One Minutes // H.R. 987 - MORE Health Education Act (Structured Rule) (Rep. Blunt Rochester / Energy and Commerce / Education and Labor) // The Rule provides for 90 minutes of general debate with 60 minutes equally divided and controlled by the Chair and Ranking Member of the Energy and Commerce Committee and 30 minutes equally divided and controlled by the Chair and Ranking Member of the Education and Labor Committee, and makes in order the following amendments: A full list of the 27 amendments made in order can be found here. // Special Orders

May 16, 2019

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate proceeds to Executive Session to complete consideration of the nominations of Wendy Vitter, to be U.S. District Judge for the Eastern District of Louisiana; Brian J. Bulatao, to be an Under Secretary of State; and Jeffrey A. Rosen, to be Deputy Attorney General, post-cloture, voting on confirmation of the nominations; and later, on confirmation of the Rosen nomination.

May 15, 2019

10:00 a.m. - Graham on Immigration: Senate Judiciary Committee Chairman Lindsey Graham (R-SC) is joined by Customs and Border Protection COO John Sanders to discuss immigration legislation and enforcement efforts.

May 15, 2019

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at 10:00 a.m. for morning hour and noon for legislative business. One Minutes // Suspension: H.R. 375 - To amend the Act of June 18, 1934, to reaffirm the authority of the Secretary of the Interior to take land into trust for Indian Tribes, and for other purposes (Rep. Cole / Natural Resources) // Postponed Suspension Vote: H.R. 1892 - Quadrennial Homeland Security Review Technical Corrections Act of 2019 (Rep.  Watson Coleman / Homeland Security ) // H.R. 312 - Mashpee Wampanoag Tribe Reservation Reaffirmation Act (Closed Rule, One Hour of Debate) (Rep. Keating / Natural Resources) // Special Orders

May 15, 2019

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate proceeds to Executive Session to resume consideration of the nomination of Kenneth Kiyul Lee, to be U.S. Circuit Judge for the Ninth Circuit, post-cloture, voting on confirmation of the Lee nomination; and on motions to invoke cloture on the nominations of Wendy Vitter, to be U.S. District Judge for the Eastern District of Louisiana; Brian J. Bulatao, to be an Under Secretary of State; and Jeffrey A. Rosen, to be Deputy Attorney General, when invoked, proceeding to debate on the nominations, post-cloture.

May 14, 2019

2:30 p.m. - Senate Democrats Weekly Briefing: Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer (D-NY) and party leaders discuss disaster relief, the Trump administration's litigation challenging the Affordable Care Act and trade relations with China.

May 14, 2019

2:15 p.m. - Senate GOP Weekly Briefing: Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) and party leaders discuss disaster relief, trade relations with China, the Green New Deal, Midwest flooding, National Police Week and investigating Russian interference in the 2016 election.

May 14, 2019

12:00 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at noon for morning hour and 2:00 p.m. for legislative business, with votes postponed until 6:30 p.m. Suspensions (13): H.R. 299 - Blue Water Navy Vietnam Veterans Act of 2019, as amended (Rep. Takano / Veterans Affairs) // H.R. 2379 - To reauthorize the Bulletproof Vest Partnership Grant Program, as amended (Rep. Pascrell / Judiciary) // H.R. 1999 - FLAG Act of 2019 (Rep. Jeffries / Judiciary) // H.R. 1594 - First Responder Access to Innovative Technologies Act (Rep. Payne / Homeland Security) // H.R. 1313 - Transit Security Grant Program Flexibility Act (Rep. King (NY) / Homeland Security) // H.R. 1437 - Securing Department of Homeland Security Firearms Act of 2019 (Rep. Correa / Homeland Security) // H.R. 1912 - DHS Acquisition Documentation Integrity Act of 2019 (Rep. Torres Small / Homeland Security) // H.R. 1892 - Quadrennial Homeland Security Review Technical Corrections Act of 2019 (Rep. Watson Coleman / Homeland Security) // H.R. 2066 - DHS Intelligence Rotational Assignment Program of 2019 (Rep. Gallagher / Homeland Security) // H.R. 2578 - National Flood Insurance Program Extension Act of 2019 (Rep. Waters / Financial Services) // H.R. 389 - Kleptocracy Asset Recovery Rewards Act, as amended (Rep. Lynch / Financial Services) // H.R. 1060 - BUILD Act (Rep. Loudermilk / Financial Services) // H.R. 1037 - Banking Transparency for Sanctioned Persons Act of 2019 (Rep. Riggleman / Financial Services) // Special Orders

May 14, 2019

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate proceeds to Executive Session to consider the nomination of Michael Truncale, to be U.S. District Judge for the Eastern District of Texas, post-cloture, voting on confirmation of the Truncale nomination; and on the motion to invoke cloture the nomination of Kenneth Kiyul Lee, to be U.S. Circuit Judge for the Ninth Circuit, when invoked, proceeding to up to 30 hours of debate prior to a vote on confirmation, recessing from 12:30 p.m. until 2:15 p.m. for weekly caucus meetings.

May 14, 2019

8:00 a.m. - Former Members Day: The U.S. Association of Former Members of Congress gathers for its 49th Annual Meeting.

May 13, 2019

3:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate proceeds to Executive Session to consider the nomination of Michael Truncale, to be U.S. District Judge for the Eastern District of Texas, voting on the motion to invoke cloture on the nomination, when invoked, proceeding to up to two hours of debate on the nomination prior to a vote on confirmation of the nomination.

May 10, 2019

9:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets for legislative business. One Minutes // H.R. 2157 - Supplemental Appropriations Act, 2019, Rules Committee Print (Subject to a Rule) (Rep. Lowey / Appropriations) // The Rule provides for one hour of general debate and makes in order the following amendments: Rep. Ed Perlmutter Amendment (10 minutes); Rep. Radewagen Amendment (10 minutes); Rep. Sablan Amendment (10 minutes); Rep. Dunn Amendment (10 minutes); Reps. Cunningham / Young (AK) / Turner / Fortenberry / Dunn Amendment (10 minutes); Reps. Huffman / Rouda / Torres (CA) Amendment (10 minutes); Reps. Schrier / Brindisi / Newhouse / Harder / McMorris Rodgers Amendment (10 minutes); Reps. Fletcher / Graves (LA) / Rouzer / Jackson Lee Amendment (10 minutes); Reps. Axne / Fortenberry Amendment (10 minutes); Rep. Axne Amendment (10 minutes) // Special Orders

May 9, 2019

11:30 a.m. - McCarthy Weekly Briefing: House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-CA) speaks with reporters about a contempt resolution reported against Attorney General William Barr and contemplating infrastructure legislation.

May 9, 2019

10:00 a.m. - Pelosi Weekly Briefing: House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) speaks with reporters about a contempt resolution reported against Attorney General William Barr, legislating disaster relief funding and Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY).

May 9, 2019

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at 10:00 a.m. for morning hour and noon for legislative business. One Minutes // H.R. 986 - Protecting Americans with Preexisting Conditions Act of 2019 (Rep. Kuster / Energy and Commerce) // The Rule provides for one hour of general debate and makes in order the following amendments: Rep. Langevin Amendment (10 minutes); Rep. Brown Amendment (10 minutes); Reps. Pressley / Harder Amendment (10 minutes); Rep. Harder Amendment (10 minutes); Rep. Walden Amendment (10 minutes); Rep. Holding Amendment #1 (10 minutes); Rep. Holding Amendment #2 (10 minutes); Reps. Porter / Underwood / Finkenauer / Allred Amendment (10 minutes); Rep. Pappas Amendment (10 minutes); Rep. Rouda Amendment (10 minutes); Rep. Malinowski Amendment (10 minutes); Rep. Wild Amendment (10 minutes) // Special Orders

May 9, 2019

9:30 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate proceeds to Executive Session to complete consideration of the nomination of Michael H. Park, to be U.S. Circuit Judge for the Second Circuit, post-cloture, voting on confirmation of the nomination.

May 8, 2019

11:30 a.m. - Defense Budget: Senate Appropriations Committee, Defense Subcommittee

May 8, 2019

10:00 a.m. - House GOP Weekly Briefing: House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-CA) and party leaders speak with reporters about school violence, the economy and jobs, and a contempt resolution against Attorney General William Barr.

May 8, 2019

10:00 a.m. - Holding Barr in Contempt: House Judiciary Committee

May 8, 2019

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at 10:00 a.m. for morning hour and noon for legislative business. One Minutes // Suspensions (5): H.R. 1520 - Purple Book Continuity Act (Rep. Eshoo / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 1503 - Orange Book Transparency Act of 2019 (Rep. Kelly (IL) / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 1328 - ACCESS BROADBAND Act (Rep. Tonko / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 312 - Mashpee Wampanoag Tribe Reservation Reaffirmation Act (Rep. Keating / Natural Resources) // H.R. 375 - To amend the Act of June 18, 1934, to reaffirm the authority of the Secretary of the Interior to take land into trust for Indian Tribes, and for other purposes (Rep. Cole / Natural Resources) // Special Orders

May 8, 2019

9:30 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate proceeds to Executive Session to resume consideration of the nominations of Joseph F. Bianco, to be U.S. Circuit Judge for the Second Circuit; Kimberly A. Reed, to be President of the Export-Import Bank of the United States; Spencer Bachus III, to be a Member of the Board of Directors of the Export-Import Bank of the United States; and Judith DelZoppo Pryor, to be a Member of the Board of Directors of the Export-Import Bank of the United States, post-cloture, voting on confirmation of the nominations; and on the motion to invoke cloture on the nomination of Janet Dhillon, to be a Member of the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission, when invoked, proceeding to debate on the Dhillon nomination; later voting on confirmation of the Dhillon nomination; and on the motion to invoke cloture on the nomination of Michael H. Park, to be U.S. Circuit Judge for the Second Circuit, when invoked, proceeding to up to 30 hours of debate on the Park nomination, post-cloture.

May 7, 2019

2:30 p.m. - Senate Democrats Weekly Briefing: Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer (D-NY) and party leaders speak with reporters about Republicans' management of the legislative calendar, election security, Special Counsel Robert Mueller's report and reauthorizing the Violence Against Women Act.

May 7, 2019

2:15 p.m. - Senate GOP Weekly Briefing: Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) and party leaders speak with reporters about the economy, confirming nominees, disaster relief, Special Counsel Robert Mueller's report and border security.

May 7, 2019

12:00 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets for legislative business, with votes postponed until 6:30 p.m. One Minutes // Suspensions (3): H.R. 2002 - Taiwan Assurance Act of 2019 (Rep. McCaul / Foreign Affairs) // H.Res. 273 - Reaffirming the United States commitment to Taiwan and to the implementation of the Taiwan Relations Act (Rep. Engel / Foreign Affairs) // H.R. 1704 - Championing American Business Through Diplomacy Act of 2019 (Rep. McCaul / Foreign Affairs) // Special Orders

May 7, 2019

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes Executive Session to consider the nomination of Joseph Bianco, to be U.S. Circuit Judge for the Second Circuit, recessing from 12:30 p.m. until 2:15 p.m. for weekly caucus meetings; later voting on confirmation of the Bianco nomination; and on motions to invoke cloture on the nominations of Kimberly A. Reed, to be President of the Export-Import Bank of the United States; Spencer Bachus III, to be a Member of the Board of Directors of the Export-Import Bank of the United States; and Judith DelZoppo Pryor, to be a Member of the Board of Directors of the Export-Import Bank of the United States; when invoked, proceeding to concurrent debate on the nominations, post-cloture.

May 6, 2019

3:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes Executive Session to consider the nomination of Joseph Bianco, to be U.S. Circuit Judge for the Second Circuit, voting on the motion to invoke cloture on the nomination, when invoked, proceeding to up to 30 hours of debate prior to a vote on confirmation of the nomination.

May 3, 2019

2:30 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets in a pro forma session.

May 2, 2019

12:30 p.m. - McCarthy Weekly Briefing: House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-CA) speaks with reporters a veiled impeachment attempt at Attorney General William Barr after testimony about Special Counsel Robert Mueller's report, infrastructure and gas taxes in California.

May 2, 2019

10:45 a.m. - Pelosi Weekly Briefing: House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) says Attorney General William Barr "lied to Congress" in testimony about Special Counsel Robert Mueller's report, discussing health care, climate change legislation and processing the US-Mexico-Canada Agreement.

May 2, 2019

9:30 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of the nominations of Rodolfo Armando Ruiz II, of Florida, to be U.S. District Judge for the Southern District of Florida; Raul M. Arias-Marxuach, of Puerto Rico, to be U.S. District Judge for the District of Puerto Rico; and Joshua Wolson, to be U.S. District Judge for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania, voting on confirmation of the nominations; and on the veto message to accompany S.J.Res. 7 - A joint resolution to direct the removal of United States Armed Forces from hostilities in the Republic of Yemen that have not been authorized by Congress, voting on adoption of the joint resolution, objections of the President to the contrary notwithstanding.

May 2, 2019

9:00 a.m. - DOJ & the Mueller Report: House Judiciary Committee

May 2, 2019

9:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets for legislative business. One Minutes // Complete Consideration of H.R. 9 - Climate Action Now Act (Structured Rule) (Rep. Castor / Foreign Affairs / Energy and Commerce) // Postponed Amendment Votes: Rep. Espaillat Amendment; Rep. Gosar Amendment #1; Rep. Gosar Amendment #2; Rep. Porter Amendment // The Rule provides for no further general debate and makes in order the following amendments, found here. // Special Orders

May 1, 2019

10:00 a.m. - Barr on Mueller Report: Senate Judiciary Committee

May 1, 2019

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at 10:00 a.m. for morning hour and noon for legislative business. One Minutes // Begin Consideration of H.R. 9 - Climate Action Now Act (Structured Rule) (Rep. Castor / Foreign Affairs / Energy and Commerce) // The Rule provides for 90 minutes of general debate, with 60 minutes equally divided and controlled by the Chair and Ranking Member of the Committee on Foreign Affairs and 30 minutes of debate equally divided and controlled by the Chair and Ranking Member of the Committee on Energy and Commerce, and makes in order the following amendments: A full list of the 30 amendments made in order can be found here. // Special Orders

May 1, 2019

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of the nomination of J. Campbell Barker, to be U.S. District Judge for the Eastern District of Texas, post-cloture, later voting on confirmation of the nomination; and on motions to invoke cloture on the nominations of Andrew Lynn Brasher, to be U.S. District Judge for the Middle District of Alabama; Rodolfo Armando Ruiz II, of Florida, to be U.S. District Judge for the Southern District of Florida; Raul M. Arias-Marxuach, of Puerto Rico, to be U.S. District Judge for the District of Puerto Rico; and Joshua Wolson, to be U.S. District Judge for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania.

April 30, 2019

2:30 p.m. - Senate Democrats Weekly Briefing: Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer (D-NY) and party leaders speak with reporters about confirming nominees over legislative activity, health care, Special Counsel Robert Mueller's report and enacting countermeasures against Russia for interfering in foreign elections.

April 30, 2019

2:15 p.m. - Senate GOP Weekly Briefing: Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) and party leaders speak with reporters about the economy, Special Counsel Robert Mueller's report and confirming nominees.

April 30, 2019

10:00 a.m. - House GOP Weekly Briefing: House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-CA) is joined by caucus leaders to discuss a 'Medicare for All' proposal considered by the Rules Committee and Attorney General William Barr's release of Special Counsel Robert Mueller's report to the Department of Justice.

April 30, 2019

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at 10:00 a.m. for morning hour and noon for legislative business. One Minutes // Suspensions (6): H.Res. 327 - Encouraging greater public-private sector collaboration to promote financial literacy for students and young adults (Rep. Foster / Financial Services) // H.R. 1876 - Senior Security Act of 2019 (Rep. Gottheimer / Financial Services) // H.Res. 328 - Supporting the protection of elders through financial literacy (Rep. Casten / Financial Services) // H.R. 1449 - To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 3033 203rd Street in Olympia Fields, Illinois, as the “Captain Robert L. Martin Post Office” (Rep. Kelly (IL) / Oversight and Reform) // H.R. 1198 - To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 404 South Boulder Highway in Henderson, Nevada, as the “Henderson Veterans Memorial Post Office Building” (Rep. Lee / Oversight and Reform) // H.R. 828 - To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 25 Route 111 in Smithtown, New York, as the “Congressman Bill Carney Post Office” (Rep. Zeldin / Oversight and Reform) // Special Orders

April 30, 2019

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate convenes and proceeds to Executive Session to consider the nomination of William Cooper, to be General Counsel of the Department of Energy, post-cloture, later voting on confirmation of the nomination; and on the motion to invoke cloture on the nomination of R. Clarke Cooper, to be an Assistant Secretary of State (Political-Military Affairs), when invoked, proceeding to up to two hours of debate prior to a vote on confirmation; later voting on the motion to invoke cloture on the nomination of Gordon Hartogensis, to be Director of the Pension Benefit Guaranty Corporation, when invoked, proceeding to up to two hours of debate prior to a vote on confirmation; then voting on the motion to invoke cloture on the nomination of J. Campbell Barker, to be U.S. District Judge for the Eastern District of Texas, when invoked, proceeding to up to two hours of debate prior to a vote on confirmation.

April 29, 2019

5:00 p.m. - Veteran Suicide Prevention: House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) is joined by Veterans' Affairs Committee Chairman Mark Takano (D-CA), Rep. Phil Roe (R-TN) and others to discuss the 'unconscionable' rate of veterans' suicide ahead of a committee hearing.

April 29, 2019

3:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate convenes and proceeds to Executive Session to consider the nomination of William Cooper, to be General Counsel of the Department of Energy, voting on the motion to invoke cloture on the nomination, when invoked, proceeding to up to two hours of debate prior to a vote on confirmation.

April 29, 2019

2:00 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets for legislative business, with votes postponed until 6:30 p.m. One Minutes // Suspensions (3): H.R. 1222 - Target Practice and Marksmanship Training Support Act (Rep. Kind / Natural Resources) // H.R. 91 - Columbia River In-Lieu and Treaty Fishing Access Sites Improvement Act (Rep. Blumenauer / Natural Resources) // H.R. 317 - Santa Ynez Band of Chumash Indians Land Affirmation Act of 2019, as amended (Rep. LaMalfa / Natural Resources) // Special Orders

April 25, 2019

4:30 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate meets in a pro forma session.

April 25, 2019

4:00 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets in a pro forma session.

April 22, 2019

9:30 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets in a pro forma session.

April 22, 2019

9:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate meets in a pro forma session.

April 18, 2019

3:30 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets in a pro forma session.

April 18, 2019

11:45 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate meets in a pro forma session.

April 15, 2019

4:30 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets in a pro forma session.

April 15, 2019

3:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate meets in a pro forma session.

April 12, 2019

2:30 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets in a pro forma session.

April 11, 2019

2:30 p.m. - Ambassadorship Nominations: Senate Foreign Relations Committee

April 11, 2019

10:00 a.m. - Stopping Robocalls: Senate Commerce Science and Transportation Committee, Communications Technology Innovation and the Internet Subcommittee

April 11, 2019

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes Executive Session to complete consideration of the nomination of David Bernhardt, to be Secretary of the Interior, post-cloture, voting on confirmation of the nomination.

April 10, 2019

11:30 a.m. - House GOP on Michael Cohen: House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-CA) is joined by Reps. Mark Green (R-TN), Jim Jordan (R-OH), Mark Meadows (R-NC) and others to discuss referring former Trump attorney Michael Cohen to the Justice Department for lying to Congress in testimony.

April 10, 2019

9:45 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes Executive Session to resume consideration of the nomination of Cheryl Marie Stanton to be Administrator of the Wage and Hour Division, Department of Labor, voting on confirmation of the Stanton nomination; confirmation of the nomination of John P. Abizaid, to be Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the United States of America to the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia; and on the motion to invoke cloture on the nomination of Holly A. Brady, to be U.S. District Judge for the Northern District of Indiana, when invoked, proceeding to two hours of debate prior to a vote on confirmation of the Brady nomination, then voting on the motion to invoke cloture on the nomination of David Steven Morales, to be U.S. District Judge for the Southern District of Texas, when invoked, proceeding to two hours of debate prior to a vote on confirmation of the Morales nomination.

April 10, 2019

9:15 a.m. - FY 2020: State Dept: Senate Foreign Relations Committee

April 10, 2019

9:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets for legislative business. One Minutes // Complete Consideration of H.R. 1644 - Save the Internet Act of 2019, Rules Committee Print (Structured Rule) (Rep. Doyle / Energy and Commerce) // The Rule provides for no further general debate and makes in order the following amendments: Rep. Davids Amendment (10 minutes); Rep. Stanton Amendment (10 minutes); Rep. Trone Amendment (10 minutes); Rep. Brindisi Amendment (10 minutes); Rep. Spanberger Amendment (10 minutes); Rep. McAdams Amendment (10 minutes) // Postponed Amendment Votes: Rep. Delgado Amendment; Rep. Wexton Amendment // Special Orders

April 9, 2019

2:15 p.m. - Senate Democrats Weekly Briefing: Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer (D-NY) is joined by Senate Judiciary Committee Ranking Member Dianne Feinstein (D-CA) and Senators Amy Klobuchar (D-MN) and Jeanne Shaheen (D-NH) to discuss reauthorizing the Violence Against Women Act.

April 9, 2019

2:00 p.m. - Senate GOP Weekly Briefing: Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) and party leaders speak with reporters about processing nominations, drafting fiscal 2020 budget caps, flood and disaster relief, and a vacancy at the Department of Homeland Security.

April 9, 2019

10:00 a.m. - House GOP on Net Neutrality: House Republican leaders are joined by House Energy and Commerce Committee Ranking Member Greg Walden (R-OR) to discuss the legislative agenda and the Save the Internet Act.

April 9, 2019

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at 10:00 a.m. for morning hour and noon for legislative business. One Minutes // Suspensions (2): H.R. 1759 - BRIDGE for Workers Act (Rep. Murphy / Ways and Means) // H.R. 1957 - Taxpayer First Act of 2019, as amended (Rep. Lewis (GA) / Ways and Means) // Begin Consideration of H.R. 1644 - Save the Internet Act of 2019, Rules Committee Print (Structured Rule) (Rep. Doyle / Energy and Commerce) // The Rule provides for one hour of general debate and makes in order the following amendments: Rep. Burgess Amendment (10 minutes); Rep. Latta Amendment (10 minutes); Rep. Waters Amendment (10 minutes); Rep. Delgado Amendment (10 minutes); Rep. Porter Amendment (10 minutes); Rep. Wexton Amendment (10 minutes); Rep. Davids Amendment (10 minutes); Rep. Stanton Amendment (10 minutes); Rep. Trone Amendment (10 minutes); Rep. Brindisi Amendment (10 minutes); Rep. Spanberger Amendment (10 minutes); Rep. McAdams Amendment (10 minutes) // Special Orders

April 9, 2019

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate proceeds to Executive Session to consider the nomination of Daniel Desmond Domenico, to be U.S. District Judge for the District of Colorado, on the motion to invoke cloture on the nomination, when invoked, proceeding to two hours of debate, recessing from 12:30 a.m. until 2:15 p.m. for weekly caucus meetings, then voting on confirmation of the Domenico nomination; and on the motion to invoke cloture on the nomination of Patrick R. Wyrick, to be U.S. District Judge for the Western District of Oklahoma, when invoked, proceeding to two hours of debate prior to a vote on confirmation of the Wyrick nomination; and on the motion to invoke cloture on the nomination of Cheryl Marie Stanton, to be Administrator of the Wage and Hour Division, Department of Labor, when invoked, proceeding to two hours of debate prior to a vote on confirmation of the Stanton nomination.

April 9, 2019

9:30 a.m. - FY 2020: Justice Dept: House Appropriations Committee, Commerce Justice and Science and Related Agencies Subcommittee

April 9, 2019

9:00 a.m. - House Democrats on Health Care Litigation: House Judiciary Committee Chairman Jerry Nadler (D-NY) and Energy and Commerce Committee Chairman Frank Pallone (D-NJ) are joined by freshmen members to discuss their letter to the administration regarding a court challenge to the Affordable Care Act.

April 8, 2019

4:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate convenes and proceeds to a period of morning business.

April 8, 2019

12:00 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at noon for morning hour and 2:00 p.m. for legislative business, with votes postponed until 6:30 p.m. One Minutes // Suspensions (6): H.Con.Res. 16 - Authorizing the use of the Capitol Grounds for the National Peace Officers Memorial Service and the National Honor Guard and Pipe Band Exhibition (Rep. Titus / Transportation and Infrastructure) // H.Con.Res. 19 - Authorizing the use of the Capitol Grounds for the Greater Washington Soap Box Derby (Rep. Hoyer / Transportation and Infrastructure) // H.R. 1331 - Local Water Protection Act (Rep. Craig / Transportation and Infrastructure) // H.R. 639 - To amend section 327 of the Robert T. Stafford Disaster Relief and Emergency Assistance Act to clarify that National Urban Search and Rescue Response System task forces may include Federal employees (Rep. Hartzler / Transportation and Infrastructure) // H.R. 559 - Northern Mariana Islands Long-Term Legal Residents Relief Act, as amended (Rep. Sablan / Natural Resources) // H.R. 2030 - Colorado River Drought Contingency Plan Authorization Act (Rep. Grijalva / Natural Resources) // Special Orders

April 4, 2019

12:15 p.m. - McCarthy Weekly Briefing: House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-CA) speaks with reporters about a demand for President Trump's tax returns, budgeting, the USMCA trade deal, and relations with Israel.

April 4, 2019

11:00 a.m. - Senators Introduce Opioids Legislation: Senator Charles Schumer (D-NY) is joined by Senators Tom Cotton (R-AR), Sherrod Brown (D-OH), Marco Rubio (R-FL) and Jeanne Shaheen (D-NH) to discuss the bipartisan Fentanyl Sanction Act aimed at combating the illegal rug importation from China and Mexico.

April 4, 2019

11:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of the nomination of Mark Anthony Calabria, to be Director of the Federal Housing Finance Agency, voting on confirmation of the nomination of Roy Kalman Altman, to be U.S. District Judge for the Southern District of Florida; and the motion to invoke cloture on the Calabria nomination, later voting on confirmation of the Calabria nomination.

April 4, 2019

10:45 a.m. - Pelosi Weekly Briefing: House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) speaks with reporters about the 70th anniversary of NATO, border security, the For the People agenda, health care litigation, the Special Counsel's report and a demand for years of President Trump's tax returns.

April 4, 2019

9:30 a.m. - FY 2020: FBI: House Appropriations Committee, Commerce Justice and Science and Related Agencies Subcommittee

April 4, 2019

9:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets for legislative business. One Minutes // Complete Consideration of H.R. 1585 - Violence Against Women Reauthorization Act of 2019, Rules Committee Print (Structured Rule) (Rep. Bass / Judiciary) // The Rule provides for one hour of general debate and makes in order the following amendments: A list of the 40 amendments made in order can be found here. // S.J.Res. 7 - A joint resolution to direct the removal of United States Armed Forces from hostilities in the Republic of Yemen that have not been authorized by Congress // Postponed Suspension Vote: H.R. 829 - To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 1450 Montauk Highway in Mastic, New York, as the "Army Specialist Thomas J. Wilwerth Post Office Building" (Rep. Zeldin / Oversight and Reform) // Special Orders

April 3, 2019

12:30 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate proceeds to Executive Session to resume consideration of the nomination of Jeffrey Kessler, to be an Assistant Secretary of Commerce, voting on the motion to invoke cloture on the nomination, when invoked, proceeding to debate on the nomination. The Senate later votes to appeal a ruling of the Chair that all nominees but for Level One require 30 hours post-cloture; confirmation of the Kessler nomination; and on cloture of the nomination of Roy Kalman Altman, to be U.S. District Judge for the Southern District of Florida, when invoked, proceeding to debate on the Altman nomination.

April 3, 2019

11:00 a.m. - Stoltenberg Addresses Congress: His Excellency Jens Stoltenberg, Secretary General of the North Atlantic Treaty Organization, speaks to a Joint Meeting of Congress.

April 3, 2019

9:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House recesses immediately to reconvene at 11:00 a.m. for a Joint Meeting of Congress to receive His Excellency Jens Stoltenberg, Secretary General of the North Atlantic Treaty Organization. One Minutes // Postponed Vote: H.Res. 271 - Condemning the Trump Administration's Legal Campaign to Take Away Americans' Health Care (Closed Rule) (Rep. Allred / Energy and Commerce / Judiciary) // Begin Consideration of H.R. 1585 - Violence Against Women Reauthorization Act of 2019, Rules Committee Print (Structured Rule) (Rep. Bass / Judiciary) // The Rule provides for one hour of general debate and makes in order the following amendments: A list of the 40 amendments made in order can be found here. // Special Orders

April 2, 2019

2:30 p.m. - Senate Democrats Weekly Briefing: Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer (D-NY) and party leaders speak with reporters about a stalled disaster relief bill, post-cloture time on nominations and litigation against the Affordable Care Act.

April 2, 2019

2:15 p.m. - Senate GOP Weekly Briefing: Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) and party leaders speak with reporters about a stalled disaster relief bill and cloture time on confirmations.

April 2, 2019

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at 10:00 a.m. for morning hour and noon for legislative business. One Minutes // H.Res. 271 - Condemning the Trump Administration’s Legal Campaign to Take Away Americans’ Care (Closed Rule, One Hour of Debate) (Rep. Allred / Energy and Commerce / Judiciary) // Suspensions (3): H.R. 540 - To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 770 Ayrault Road in Fairport, New York, as the “Louise and Bob Slaughter Post Office" (Rep. Morelle / Oversight and Reform) // H.R. 829 - To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 1450 Montauk Highway in Mastic, New York, as the “Army Specialist Thomas J. Wilwerth Post Office Building” (Rep. Zeldin / Oversight and Reform) // S. 725 - A bill to change the address of the postal facility designated in honor of Captain Humayun Khan (Sen. Kaine / Oversight and Reform) // Special Orders

April 2, 2019

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of the motion to proceed to S.Res. 50, related to procedures for the consideration of nominations in the Senate, recessing from 12:30 p.m. until 2:15 p.m. for weekly caucus meetings, then voting on the motion to invoke cloture on the motion to proceed to the resolution.

April 1, 2019

3:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of Shelby amendment #201 to H.R. 268 - Supplemental Appropriations Act, 2019, voting on the motion to invoke cloture on the amendment, if invoked, proceeding to debate, post-cloture.

April 1, 2019

12:00 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at noon for morning hour and 2:00 p.m. for legislative business, with votes postponed until 6:30 p.m. One Minutes // Suspensions (4): H.R. 1433 - DHS MORALE Act, as amended (Rep. Thompson (MS) / Homeland Security) // H.R. 1593 - CLASS Act of 2019, as amended (Rep. Payne / Homeland Security) // H.R. 1590 - Terrorist and Foreign Fighter Travel Exercise Act of 2019, as amended (Rep. Guest / Homeland Security) // H.R. 1589 - CBRN Intelligence and Information Sharing Act of 2019, as amended (Rep. Walker / Homeland Security) // Special Orders

March 29, 2019

2:30 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets in a pro forma session.

March 28, 2019

11:30 a.m. - McCarthy Weekly Briefing: House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-CA) speaks with reporters about the legislative agenda, the Attorney General's summary of Special Counsel Robert Mueller's report and members' related actions, and health care.

March 28, 2019

10:45 a.m. - Pelosi Weekly Briefing: House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) speaks with reporters about the legislative agenda, and the Attorney General's summary of Special Counsel Robert Mueller's report.

March 28, 2019

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of the motion to proceed to H.R. 268 - Supplemental Appropriations Act, 2019, post-cloture, adopting the motion and beginning consideration of the bill, later proceeding to Executive Session to consider the nomination of Nicole Nason, to be Administrator of the Federal Highway Administration, voting on confirmation of the nomination.

March 28, 2019

9:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets for legislative business. One Minutes // H.Res. 124 - Expressing opposition to banning service in the Armed Forces by openly transgender individuals (Closed Rule, One Hour of Debate) (Rep. Kennedy / Armed Services) // Special Orders

March 27, 2019

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at 10:00 a.m. for morning hour and noon for legislative business. One Minutes // H.R. 7 - Paycheck Fairness Act, Rule Committee Print (Subject to a Rule) (Rep. DeLauro / Education and Labor) // The Rule provides for one hour of general debate and makes in order the following amendments: Rep. Foxx Amendment (10 minutes); Rep. Torres Amendment (10 minutes); Reps. Torres / Harder Amendment (10 minutes); Rep. Byrne Amendment (10 minutes); Rep. Waters Amendment (10 minutes); Rep. Vargas Amendment (10 minutes); Rep. Beyer Amendment (10 minutes); Rep. Lawrence Amendment (10 minutes); Rep. Brown Amendment (10 minutes) // Special Orders

March 27, 2019

9:30 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of the motion to proceed to H.R. 268 - Supplemental Appropriations Act, 2019, post-cloture.

March 26, 2019

2:30 p.m. - Senate Democrats Weekly Briefing: Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer (D-NY) and party leaders speak with reporters.

March 26, 2019

2:15 p.m. - Senate GOP Weekly Briefing: Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) and party leaders speak with reporters.

March 26, 2019

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at 10:00 a.m. for morning hour and noon for legislative business. One Minutes // Consideration of the Veto Message on H.J.Res. 46 - Relating to a national emergency declared by the President on February 15, 2019 (Rep. Castro / Transportation and Infrastructure) // Suspensions (2): H.R. 1388 - Lytton Rancheria Homelands Act of 2019 (Rep. Huffman / Natural Resources) // H.R. 297 - Little Shell Tribe of Chippewa Indians Restoration Act of 2019 (Rep. Gianforte / Natural Resources) // Special Orders

March 26, 2019

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of the nomination of Bridget S. Bade, to be U.S. Circuit Judge for the Ninth Circuit, voting on the motion to invoke cloture on the nomination, recessing from 12:30 p.m. until 2:15 p.m., then voting on confirmation of the Bade nomination; then resuming consideration of the motion to proceed to S.J.Res. 8joint resolution recognizing the duty of the Federal Government to create a Green New Deal; and on the motion to proceed to H.R. 268 - Supplemental Appropriations Act, 2019.

March 25, 2019

3:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate convenes and proceeds to Executive Session to consider the nomination of Bridget S. Bade, to be U.S. Circuit Judge for the Ninth Circuit, voting on the motion to invoke cloture on the nomination, when invoked, proceeding to debate, post-cloture.

March 25, 2019

12:00 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at noon for morning hour and 2:00 p.m. for legislative business, with votes postponed until 6:30 p.m. One Minutes // Suspensions (5): H.R. 920 - Venezuela Arms Restriction Act, as amended (Rep. Shalala / Foreign Affairs) // H.R. 854 - Humanitarian Assistance to the Venezuelan People Act of 2019, as amended (Rep. Mucarsel-Powell / Foreign Affairs) // H.R. 1616 - European Energy Security and Diversification Act of 2019, as amended (Rep. Kinzinger / Foreign Affairs) // H.R. 1839 - Medicaid Services Investment and Accountability Act of 2019 (Rep. Ruiz / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 1477 - Russia-Venezuelan Threat Mitigation Act, as amended (Rep. Wasserman Schultz / Foreign Affairs) // Special Orders

March 25, 2019

11:00 a.m. - Graham on Mueller Report: Senate Judiciary Committee Chairman Lindsey Graham (R-SC) discusses a submitted report of the work of Special Counsel Robert Mueller to the Justice Department and its submitted summary to Congress.

March 21, 2019

2:10 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate meets in a pro forma session.

March 21, 2019

2:00 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets in a pro forma session.

March 19, 2019

9:30 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate meets in a pro forma session.

March 18, 2019

12:00 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets in a pro forma session.

March 15, 2019

11:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate meets in a pro forma session.

March 14, 2019

3:45 p.m. - Schumer on Border Security National Emergency: Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer (D-NY) discusses a vote to terminate the border security national emergency declared by President Trump and a House-passed resolution that Special Counsel Mueller's report be released to the public.

March 14, 2019

10:45 a.m. - Pelosi Weekly Briefing: House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) speaks with reporters.

March 14, 2019

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate convenes and proceeds to consideration of H.J.Res. 46 - Relating to a national emergency declared by the President on February 15, 2019, voting on adoption of the joint resolution.

March 14, 2019

9:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets for legislative business. One Minutes // H.Con.Res. 24 - Expressing the sense of Congress that the report of Special Counsel Mueller should be made available to the public and to Congress (Closed Rule, One Hour of Debate) (Rep. Nadler / Judiciary) // Special Orders

March 13, 2019

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at 10:00 a.m. for morning hour and noon for legislative business. One Minutes // Suspension: H.Res. 206 - Acknowledging that the lack of sunlight and transparency in financial transactions and corporate formation poses a threat to our national security and our economy’s security and supporting efforts to close related loopholes (Rep. Waters / Financial Services) // Special Orders

March 13, 2019

9:30 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of the nomination of Neomi J. Rao, to be U.S. Circuit Judge for the District of Columbia Circuit, post-cloture, voting on confirmation of the Rao nomination; and on the motion to invoke cloture on the nomination of William Beach, to be Commissioner of Labor Statistics, Department of Labor; later on confirmation of the Beach nomination; and on adoption of S.J.Res. 7 - A joint resolution to direct the removal of United States Armed Forces from hostilities in the Republic of Yemen that have not been authorized by Congress.

March 12, 2019

2:45 p.m. - Senate GOP Weekly Briefing: Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) and party leaders speak with reporters about confirming nominees, the Green New Deal climate change plan, the border security national security emergency, and a planned joint session to hear from NATO Secretary General Jan Stoltenberg.

March 12, 2019

2:30 p.m. - Senate Democrats Weekly Briefing: Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer (D-NY) and party leaders speak with reporters about the Trump Administration's proposed 2020 budget and the special counsel.

March 12, 2019

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at 10:00 a.m. for morning hour and noon for legislative business. One Minutes // Suspensions (7): H.Res. 156 - Calling for accountability and justice for the assassination of Boris Nemtsov, as amended (Rep. Engel / Foreign Affairs) // H.R. 596 - Crimea Annexation Non-recognition Act, as amended (Rep. Connolly / Foreign Affairs) // H.R. 1404 - Vladimir Putin Transparency Act, as amended (Rep. Demings / Intelligence / Foreign Affairs) // H.R. 1617 - KREMLIN Act (Rep. Krishnamoorthi / Intelligence / Foreign Affairs) // H.R. 1582 - Electronic Message Preservation Act (Rep. Cummings / Oversight and Reform) // H.R. 1608 - Federal Advisory Committee Act Amendments of 2019 (Rep. Clay / Oversight and Reform) // H.R. 1654 - Federal Register Modernization Act (Rep. Meadows / Oversight and Reform) // Special Orders

March 12, 2019

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of the nomination of Paul B. Matey, to be U.S. Circuit Judge for the Third Circuit, post-cloture, recessing from 12:30 p.m. until 2:15 p.m. for weekly caucus meetings, voting on confirmation of the Matey nomination; and on the motion to invoke cloture on the nomination of Neomi J. Rao, to  be U.S. Circuit Judge for the District of Columbia Circuit, if invoked, proceeding to debate on the Rao nomination.

March 11, 2019

3:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate convenes and proceeds to Executive Session to resume consideration of the nomination of Paul B. Matey, of New Jersey, to be U.S. Circuit Judge for the Third Circuit, voting on the motion to invoke cloture on the nomination, when invoked, proceeding to debate, post-cloture.

March 11, 2019

12:00 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at noon for morning hour and 2:00 p.m. for legislative business, with votes postponed until 6:30 p.m. One Minutes // Suspensions (4): H.R. 1122 - Housing Choice Voucher Mobility Demonstration Act of 2019 (Rep. Cleaver / Financial Services) // H.R. 974 - Federal Reserve Supervision Testimony Clarification Act (Rep. Gottheimer / Financial Services) // H.R. 1414 - FinCEN Improvement Act of 2019 (Rep. Wexton / Financial Services) // H.R. 758 - Cooperate with Law Enforcement Agencies and Watch Act of 2019 (Rep. Hill (AR) / Financial Services) // Special Orders

March 8, 2019

12:00 p.m. - McCarthy Weekly Briefing: House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-CA) speaks with reporters about anti-Semitism, the For the People Act, the procedural motion to recommit, and special counsel Robert Mueller's forthcoming report.

March 8, 2019

9:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets for legislative business. One Minutes // Complete Consideration of H.R. 1 - For the People Act of 2019, Rules Committee Print (Structured Rule) (Rep. Sarbanes / House Administration) // Postponed amendment vote: Rep. Brindisi Amendment  // Special Orders

March 7, 2019

11:00 a.m. - Pelosi Weekly Briefing: House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) speaks with reporters about the For the People Act, perceived anti-Semitism expressed by a member, Trump Administration oversight and voting rights.

March 7, 2019

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at 10:00 a.m. for morning hour and noon for legislative business. One Minutes // Continue Consideration of H.R. 1 - For the People Act of 2019, Rules Committee Print (Structured Rule) (Rep. Sarbanes / House Administration) // The Rule makes in order 50 remaining amendments, here. // Postponed amendment votes: Rep. Raskin Amendment; Rep. Cole Amendment // H.Res. 183 - Condemning anti-Semitism as hateful expressions of intolerance that are contradictory to the values and aspirations that define the people of the United States and condemning anti-Muslim discrimination and bigotry against minorities as hateful expressions of intolerance that are contrary to the values and aspirations of the United States, as amended // Special Orders

March 7, 2019

9:30 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate convenes and proceeds to Executive Session to resume consideration of the nomination of Eric E. Murphy, to be U.S. Circuit Judge for the Sixth Circuit, voting on confirmation of the Murphy nomination; and on the motion to invoke cloture on the nomination of John Fleming, to be Assistant Secretary of Commerce for Economic Development, when invoked, proceeding to debate on the Fleming nomination, post-cloture.

March 6, 2019

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at 10:00 a.m. for morning hour and noon for legislative business. One Minutes // Begin Consideration of H.R. 1 - For the People Act of 2019, Rules Committee Print (Structured Rule) (Rep. Sarbanes / House Administration) // The Rule provides for two hours of general debate and makes in order the following 72 amendments, here. // Special Orders

March 6, 2019

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate convenes and proceeds to Executive Session to resume consideration of the nomination of Chad A. Readler, to be U.S. Circuit Judge for the Sixth Circuit, voting on confirmation of the Readler nomination; and on the motion to invoke cloture on the nomination of Eric E. Murphy, to be U.S. Circuit Judge for the Sixth Circuit, when invoked, proceeding to debate on the Murphy nomination, post-cloture.

March 5, 2019

2:30 p.m. - Senate Democrats Weekly Briefing: Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer (D-NY) and party leaders speak with reporters about judicial nominations, pre-existing conditions protections in the Affordable Care Act and the Green New Deal.

March 5, 2019

2:15 p.m. - Senate GOP Weekly Briefing: Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) and party leaders speak with reporters about the legislative agenda, the economy, the confirmation process and the Green New Deal.

March 5, 2019

12:00 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at noon for morning hour and 2:00 p.m. for legislative business, with votes postponed until 6:30 p.m. One Minutes // Suspensions (6): H.R. 762 - Streamlining Energy Efficiency for Schools Act of 2019 (Rep. Cartwright / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 347 - Responsible Disposal Reauthorization Act of 2019 (Rep. Tipton / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 1138 - To reauthorize the West Valley demonstration project, and for other purposes (Rep. Reed / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 1381 - Burn Pit Registry Enhancement Act (Rep. Ruiz / Veterans Affairs) // H.R. 1271 - Vet HP Act (Rep. Kaptur / Veterans Affairs) // S. 49 - To designate the outstation of the Department of Veterans Affairs in North Ogden, Utah, as the Major Brent Taylor Vet Center Outstation (Sen. Lee / Veterans Affairs) // Special Orders

March 5, 2019

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate convenes and proceeds to Executive Session to resume consideration of the nomination of Allison Rushing, to be U.S. Circuit Judge for the Fourth Circuit, post-cloture, recessing from 12:30 p.m. until 2:15 p.m. for weekly caucus meetings, later voting on confirmation of the Rushing nomination; and on the motion to invoke cloture on the nomination of Chad A. Readler, to be U.S. Circuit Judge for the Sixth Circuit, when invoked, proceeding to debate on the Readler nomination, post-cloture.

March 4, 2019

3:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate convenes and proceeds to Executive Session and resume consideration of the nomination of Allison Rushing, to be U.S. Circuit Judge for the Fourth Circuit, voting on the motion to invoke cloture on the nomination, when invoked, proceeding to debate, post-cloture.

March 4, 2019

11:30 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets in a pro forma session.

February 28, 2019

12:30 p.m. - McCarthy Weekly Briefing: House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-CA) speaks with reporters about the Hanoi Summit over North Korea denuclearization, a hearing with President Trump's former attorney Michael Cohen and an attempt to change the motion to recommit on legislation.

February 28, 2019

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate proceeds to Executive Session to resume consideration of the nomination of Andrew Wheeler, to be Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency, post-cloture, voting on confirmation of the Wheeler nomination; and later on confirmation of the nomination of John L. Ryder, to be a Member of the Board of Directors of the Tennessee Valley Authority.

February 28, 2019

9:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets for legislative business. One Minutes // H.R. 1112 - Enhanced Background Checks Act of 2019, Rules Committee Print (Structured Rule) (Rep. Clyburn / Judiciary) // The Rule provides for one hour of general debate and makes in order the following amendments: Rep. Rice (SC) Amendment (10 minutes); Reps. Schneider / Jackson Lee Amendment (10 minutes); Rep. Levin (MI) Amendment (10 minutes of debate); Reps. Porter / Moore / Dean / Fletcher / Sherrill / Spanberger Amendment (10 minutes); Reps. Van Drew / Cunningham Amendment (10 minutes) // Special Orders

February 27, 2019

10:00 a.m. - Cohen on Trump Organization: House Oversight and Reform Committee

February 27, 2019

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at 10:00 a.m. for morning hour and noon for legislative business. One Minutes // H.R. 8 - Bipartisan Background Checks Act of 2019, Rules Committee Print (Structured Rule) (Rep. Thompson (CA) / Judiciary ) // The Rule provides for one hour of general debate and makes in order the following amendments: Rep. Lesko Amendment (10 minutes); Rep. Dean Amendment (10 minutes); Reps. Horn / Murphy Amendment (10 minutes); Reps. Van Drew / Brindisi / Delgado Amendment (10 minutes) // Special Orders

February 27, 2019

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate proceeds to Executive Session to resume consideration of the nomination of Michael J. Desmond, to be Chief Counsel for the Internal Revenue Service and an Assistant General Counsel in the Department of the Treasury, post-cloture, voting on confirmation of the Desmond nomination; and on the motion to invoke cloture on the nomination of Andrew Wheeler, to be Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency, when invoked, proceeding to debate on the Wheeler nomination.

February 26, 2019

2:30 p.m. - Senate Democrats Weekly Briefing: Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer (D-NY) and party leaders speak with reporters a national emergency declaration regarding border security and the Green New Deal.

February 26, 2019

2:15 p.m. - Senate GOP Weekly Briefing: Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) and party leaders speak with reporters about protecting abortion survivors, trade talks with China and a national emergency declaration regarding border security.

February 26, 2019

10:15 a.m. - House Democrats Weekly Briefing: House Democratic Caucus Chairman Hakeem Jeffries (D-NY) and Vice Chair Katherine Clark (D-MA) are joined by Reps. Lucy McBath (D-GA) and Mike Thompson (D-CA) to speak with reporters after a weekly caucus meeting about firearms background check legislation and terminating a border security national emergency declaration.

February 26, 2019

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at 10:00 a.m. for morning hour and noon for legislative business. One Minutes // H.J.Res. 46 - Relating to a national emergency declared by the President on February 15, 2019 (Closed Rule, One Hour of Debate) (Rep. Castro / Transportation and Infrastructure) // Suspension: S. 47 - Natural Resources Management Act (Sen. Lisa Murkowski / Natural Resources) // Special Orders

February 26, 2019

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of the nomination of Eric D. Miller, to be U.S. Circuit Judge for the Ninth Circuit, post-cloture, recessing from 12:30 p.m. until 2:15 p.m. for weekly caucus meetings, later voting on confirmation of the Miller nomination; and on the motion to invoke cloture on the nomination of Michael J. Desmond, to be Chief Counsel for the Internal Revenue Service and an Assistant General Counsel in the Department of the Treasury, when invoked, proceeding to debate on the Desmond nomination.

February 25, 2019

3:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate convenes and Senator Deb Fischer (R-NE) is recognized to deliver Washington's Farewell Address. The Senate then proceeds to consideration of the motion to invoke cloture on the motion to proceed to S. 311 - Born-Alive Abortion Survivors Protection Act, voting on the motion, if not invoked, then on the motion to invoke cloture on the nomination of Eric D. Miller, to be U.S. Circuit Judge for the Ninth Circuit, when invoked, proceeding to debate on the nomination.

February 25, 2019

2:00 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets for legislative business, with votes postponed until 6:30 p.m. One Minutes // Suspensions (7): H.R. 583 - PIRATE Act (Rep. Tonko / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 501 - Poison Center Network Enhancement Act of 2019 (Rep. Engel / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 525 - Strengthening the Health Care Fraud Prevention Task Force Act of 2019 (Rep. Walden / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 539 - Innovators to Entrepreneurs Act of 2019 (Rep. Lipinski / Science, Space, and Technology) // H.R. 425 - Supporting Veterans in STEM Careers Act (Rep. Dunn / Science, Space, and Technology) // H.R. 276 - Recognizing Achievement in Classified School Employees Act (Rep. Titus / Education and the Workforce) // H.R. 1235 - MSPB Temporary Term Extension Act (Rep. Cummings / Oversight and Reform) // Special Orders

February 22, 2019

9:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets in a pro forma session.

February 21, 2019

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate meets in a pro forma session.

February 19, 2019

2:30 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets in a pro forma session.

February 19, 2019

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate meets in a pro forma session.

February 15, 2019

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets in a pro forma session.

February 15, 2019

7:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate meets in a pro forma session.

February 14, 2019

3:30 p.m. - Pelosi Weekly Briefing: House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) speaks with reporters about a funding package voted on by the Senate, Democrats' "For the People" agenda, and Trump administration oversight.

February 14, 2019

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at 10:00 a.m. for morning hour and noon for legislative business. One Minutes // Conference Report to Accompany H.J.Res. 31 - Consolidated Appropriations Act, 2019 (Subject to a Rule) (Rep. Lowey / Appropriations) // Special Orders

February 14, 2019

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate convenes and proceeds to Executive Session to resume consideration of the nomination of William Barr, to be Attorney General, post-cloture, voting on confirmation of the nomination.

February 13, 2019

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at 10:00 a.m. for morning hour and noon for legislative business. One Minutes // H.J.Res. 37 - Directing the removal of United States Armed Forces from hostilities in the Republic of Yemen that have not been authorized by Congress, Rules Committee Print (Structured Rule) (Rep. Khanna / Foreign Affairs) // The Rule provides for one hour of general debate and makes in order the following amendments: Reps. McGovern / Massie / Lee (CA) / Jayapal / Raskin / Pocan Amendment (10 minutes); Rep. Buck Amendment (10 minutes) // Postponed Suspension Vote: H.R. 995 - Settlement Agreement Information Database Act of 2019, as amended (Rep. Palmer / Oversight and Reform) // Special Orders

February 13, 2019

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate convenes and proceeds to Executive Session to resume consideration of the nomination of William Barr, to be Attorney General, post-cloture.

February 12, 2019

2:30 p.m. - Senate Democrats Weekly Briefing: Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer (D-NY) and party leaders speak with reporters about border security funding and a climate change plan.

February 12, 2019

2:15 p.m. - Senate GOP Weekly Briefing: Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) and party leaders speak with reporters about a climate change plan, border security funding and processing nominations.

February 12, 2019

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of S. 47 - Natural Resources Management Act, recessing from 12:30 p.m. until 2:15 p.m. for weekly caucus meetings, later voting on amendments and passage of the bill, as amended; and on the motion to invoke cloture on the nomination of William Barr, to be Attorney General, when invoked, proceeding to debate on the nomination.

February 12, 2019

9:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets in a pro forma session.

February 11, 2019

3:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of S. 47 - Natural Resources Management Act, voting on the motion to invoke cloture on the bill.

February 11, 2019

12:00 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at noon for morning hour and 2:00 p.m. for legislative business, with votes postponed until 6:30 p.m. One Minutes // Suspensions (5): H.R. 1063 - Presidential Library Donation Reform Act of 2019 (Rep. Cummings / Oversight and Reform) // H.R. 1065 - Social Media Use in Clearance Investigations Act of 2019 (Rep. Lynch / Oversight and Reform) // H.R. 1064 - To amend title 5, United States Code, to allow whistleblowers to disclose information to certain recipients (Rep. Hill (CA) / Oversight and Reform) // H.R. 995 - Settlement Agreement Information Database Act of 2019 (Rep. Palmer / Oversight and Reform) // H.R. 1079 - CASES Act (Rep. Graves (LA) / Oversight and Reform) // Special Orders

February 8, 2019

12:00 p.m. - McCarthy Weekly Briefing: House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-CA) speaks with reporters about late Rep. John Dingell (D-MI), the Trump administration, appropriations and border security.

February 8, 2019

9:30 a.m. - Justice Dept Oversight: House Judiciary Committee

February 8, 2019

9:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets for legislative business. One Minutes // Complete Consideration of H.R. 840 - Veterans’ Access to Child Care Act, Rules Committee Print (Structured Rule) (Rep. Brownley / Veterans Affairs) // Postponed Amendment Vote: Rep. Bergman Amendment // The Rule provides for no further general debate and makes in order the following amendments: Reps. Allred / Sherrill / Torres Amendment (10 minutes); Rep. Moore Amendment (10 minutes); Rep. Kuster Amendment (10 minutes); Reps. Delgado / Lawrence Amendment (10 minutes); Reps. Delgado / Stefanik / Harder Amendment (10 minutes); Reps. Golden / Kuster Amendment (10 minutes); Reps. Golden / Brindisi Amendment (10 minutes); Rep. Sherrill Amendment (10 minutes); Reps. Sherrill / Kuster / Moore Amendment (10 minutes); Rep. Slotkin Amendment (10 minutes) // Special Orders

February 7, 2019

12:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of S. 47 - Natural Resources Management Act, agreeing to the motion to proceed by voice vote.

February 7, 2019

10:45 a.m. - Pelosi Weekly Briefing: House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) speaks with reporters about the legislative agenda, the State of the Union, race issues in Virginia, tax returns of President Trump and administration oversight.

February 7, 2019

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at 10:00 a.m. for morning hour and noon for legislative business. One Minutes // Suspensions (4): H.R. 494 - Tiffany Joslyn Juvenile Accountability Block Grant Program Reauthorization Act of 2019 (Rep. Jackson Lee / Judiciary) // H.R. 450 - Preventing Crimes Against Veterans Act of 2019 (Rep. Deutch / Judiciary) // H.R. 507 - Put Trafficking Victims First Act of 2019 (Rep. Bass / Judiciary) // H.R. 752 - Open Book on Equal Access to Justice Act (Rep. Collins (GA) / Judiciary) // Begin Consideration of H.R. 840 - Veterans’ Access to Child Care Act, Rules Committee Print (Structured Rule) (Rep. Brownley / Veterans Affairs) // The Rule provides for one hour of general debate and makes in order the following amendments: Reps. Brindisi / Kuster Amendment (10 minutes); Del. Amata Radewagen Amendment (10 minutes); Rep. Max Rose Amendment (10 minutes); Rep. Bergman Amendment (10 minutes); Reps. Lee (NV) / Lesko Amendment (10 minutes); Rep. Barr Amendment (10 minutes); Reps. Cisneros / Welch Amendment (10 minutes); Rep. Cisneros Amendment (10 minutes); Reps. Davis (IL) / Panetta Amendment (10 minutes); Del. Sablan Amendment (10 minutes); Rep. Cloud Amendment (10 minutes); Reps. Allred / Sherrill / Torres Amendment (10 minutes); Rep. Moore Amendment (10 minutes); Rep. Kuster Amendment (10 minutes); Reps. Delgado / Lawrence Amendment (10 minutes); Reps. Delgado / Stefanik / Harder Amendment (10 minutes); Reps. Golden / Kuster Amendment (10 minutes); Reps. Golden / Brindisi Amendment (10 minutes); Rep. Sherrill Amendment (10 minutes); Reps. Sherrill / Kuster / Moore Amendment (10 minutes); Rep. Slotkin Amendment (10 minutes) // Special Orders

February 6, 2019

10:00 a.m. - Gun Violence Prevention: House Judiciary Committee

February 6, 2019

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at 10:00 a.m. for morning hour and noon for legislative business. One Minutes // Suspensions (5): H.R. 876 - Pacific Northwest Earthquake Preparedness Act of 2019 (Rep. DeFazio / Transportation and Infrastructure) // H.R. 866 - Fairness for Breastfeeding Mothers Act of 2019 (Del. Norton / Transportation and Infrastructure) // H.R. 543 - To require the Federal Railroad Administration to provide appropriate congressional notice of comprehensive safety assessments conducted with respect to intercity or commuter rail passenger transportation. (Rep. Sires / Transportation and Infrastructure) // H.R. 831 - Reviving America’s Scenic Byways Act of 2019 (Rep. Cicilline / Transportation and Infrastructure) // H.R. 66 - Route 66 Centennial Commission Act (Rep. Rodney Davis (IL) / Transportation and Infrastructure) // Special Orders

February 6, 2019

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of the motion to proceed to S. 47 - Natural Resources Management Act.

February 5, 2019

9:00 p.m. - State of the Union: President Donald Trump delivers his second State of the Union address to a Joint Session of Congress.

February 5, 2019

2:30 p.m. - Senate Democrats Weekly Briefing: Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer (D-NY) and party leaders speak with reporters about the State of the Union address and appropriations amid a shutdown threat.

February 5, 2019

2:15 p.m. - Senate GOP Weekly Briefing: Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) and party leaders speak with reporters about the State of the Union address, confirming administration nominees, appropriations amid a shutdown threat, and the possibility of a national emergency declaration.

February 5, 2019

12:00 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at noon for morning hour and 2:00 p.m. for legislative business, recessing to allow a security sweep of the House Chamber prior to the President's State of the Union address, reconvening at approximately 8:35 p.m. for the purpose of receiving, in a joint session with the Senate, the President of the United States.

February 5, 2019

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of S. 1 - Strengthening America's Security in the Middle East Act of 2019, recessing from 12:30 p.m. until 2:15 p.m. for weekly caucus meetings, later voting on passage of the bill, as amended; and on the motion to invoke cloture on the motion to proceed to S. 47 - Natural Resources Management Act.

February 4, 2019

3:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of S. 1 - Strengthening America's Security in the Middle East Act of 2019, voting on adoption of the Menendez second-degree amendment #96 to McConnell amendment #65; the amendment, as amended, if amended; and the motion to invoke cloture on the bill.

February 4, 2019

11:30 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets in a pro forma session.

January 31, 2019

12:00 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets in a pro forma session.

January 31, 2019

10:45 a.m. - Pelosi Weekly Briefing: House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) speaks with reporters about border security funding talks after a partial government shutdown and relations with President Trump.

January 31, 2019

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of S. 1 - Strengthening America's Security in the Middle East Act of 2019, voting on the motion to invoke cloture on McConnell amendment #65 (Sense of the Senate regarding withdrawal of U.S. forces from Syria and Afghanistan).

January 30, 2019

3:45 p.m. - House Democrats on DHS Appropriations: House Appropriations Committee Chair Nita Lowey (D-NY) and Homeland Security Subcommittee Chair Lucille Roybal-Allard (D-CA) discuss a conference committee convened to finalize Homeland Security appropriations in H.J.RES. 31 after a public meeting.

January 30, 2019

2:15 p.m. - DHS Appropriations Conference: Bicameral Conference Committee

January 30, 2019

12:15 p.m. - War Powers Resolution on Yemen: Senator Bernie Sanders (I-VT), Senator Mike Lee (R-UT), Rep. Ro Khanna (D-CA), Senator Chris Murphy (D-CT),  Rep. Ken Buck (R-CO) and Rep. Pramila Jayapal (D-WA) discuss reintroducing a resolution to end U.S. support for Saudi-led coalition involvement with a civil war in Yemen.

January 30, 2019

12:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of S. 1 - Strengthening America's Security in the Middle East Act of 2019.

January 30, 2019

9:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets for legislative business. One Minutes // H.R. 790 - Federal Civilian Workforce Pay Raise Fairness Act of 2019 (Structured Rule) (Rep. Connolly / Oversight and Reform) // The Rule provides for one hour of general debate and makes in order the following amendments: Rep. Trone Amendment (10 minutes); Rep. Fletcher Amendment (10 minutes); Rep. Trahan Amendment (10 minutes) // Suspension: H.Res. 79 - Expressing the sense of the House of Representatives that Government shutdowns are detrimental to the Nation and should not occur, as amended (Rep. Wexton / Oversight and Reform) // Special Orders

January 29, 2019

2:30 p.m. - Senate Democrats Weekly Briefing: Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer (D-NY) and party leaders speak with reporters about a recent government shutdown, border security and the workforce.

January 29, 2019

2:15 p.m. - Senate GOP Weekly Briefing: Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) and party leaders speak with reporters about Middle East policy and avoiding further government shutdowns.

January 29, 2019

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at 10:00 a.m. for morning hour and noon for legislative business. One Minutes // Suspensions (7): H.R. 424 - Department of Homeland Security Clearance Management and Administration Act (Rep. Thompson (MS) / Homeland Security) // H.R. 495 - FIRST State and Local Law Enforcement Act (Rep. Jackson Lee / Homeland Security) // H.R. 428 - Homeland Security Assessment of Terrorists’ Use of Virtual Currencies Act (Rep. Rice (NY) / Homeland Security) // H.R. 449 - Pathways to Improving Homeland Security at the Local Level Act (Rep. Demings / Homeland Security) // H.R. 504 - DHS Field Engagement Accountability Act (Rep. Bacon / Homeland Security) // H.R. 769 - Counterterrorism Advisory Board Act of 2019 (Rep. Katko / Homeland Security) // H.Res. 77 - Expressing the sense of Congress that financial institutions and other companies should work proactively with their customers affected by the shutdown of the Federal Government who may be facing short-term financial hardship and long-term damage to their creditworthiness through no fault of their own (Rep. Waters / Financial Services) // Special Orders

January 29, 2019

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes reconsideration of the motion to proceed to S. 1 - Strengthening America's Security in the Middle East Act of 2019, recessing from 12:30 p.m. until 2:15 p.m. for weekly caucus meetings.

January 29, 2019

9:30 a.m. - Worldwide Threat Assessment: Senate Select Committee on Intelligence

January 28, 2019

3:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes reconsideration of the motion to proceed to S. 1 - Strengthening America's Security in the Middle East Act of 2019, voting on the motion to invoke cloture on the motion, upon reconsideration.

January 28, 2019

12:00 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at noon for morning hour and 2:00 p.m. for legislative business, with votes postponed until 6:30 p.m. One Minutes // Suspensions (3): H.R. 624 - Promoting Transparent Standards for Corporate Insiders Act (Rep. Waters / Financial Services) // H.R. 502 - FIND Trafficking Act (Rep. Vargas / Financial Services) // H.R. 56 - Financial Technology Protection Act (Rep. Budd / Financial Services) // Special Orders

January 25, 2019

3:30 p.m. - Schumer, Pelosi on Ending Shutdown: Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) and House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) discuss a plan to reopen government for three weeks after five weeks of a partial government shutdown.

January 25, 2019

2:00 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets ostensibly in pro forma session, considering and passing H.J.Res. 28 - Further Additional Continuing Appropriations Act, 2019, by unanimous consent, and a Motion to Conference on H.J.Res. 31 - Making further continuing appropriations for the Department of Homeland Security for fiscal year 2019, and for other purposes.

January 25, 2019

12:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes reconsideration of the motion to proceed to S. 1 - Strengthening America's Security in the Middle East Act of 2019, considering and passing H.J.Res. 28 - Further Additional Continuing Appropriations Act, 2019, and H.J.Res. 31 - Making further continuing appropriations for the Department of Homeland Security for fiscal year 2019, and for other purposes, by voice vote.

January 24, 2019

3:15 p.m. - House Democrats, Mayors on Shutdown: Rep. Cheri Bustos (D-IL) and others are joined by mayors in Washington for the Conference of Mayors' winter meeting to discuss a partial government shutdown.

January 24, 2019

11:45 a.m. - House GOP on Shutdown: House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-CA) is joined by Reps. Steve Scalise (R-LA) and Liz Cheney (R-WY) speak with reporters about government shutdown, border security and postponing the State of the Union address.

January 24, 2019

11:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of motions to invoke cloture on Shelby amendment #5 (preliminary immigration proposal) and Schumer amendment #6 (Emergency Supplemental, continuing resolution through February 8) to H.R. 268 - Supplemental Appropriations Act, 2019, if invoked, proceeding to debate.

January 24, 2019

10:45 a.m. - Pelosi Weekly Briefing: House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) speaks with reporters about government shutdown, border security and postponing the State of the Union address.

January 24, 2019

9:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets for legislative business. One Minutes // H.J.Res. 31 - Making further continuing appropriations for the Department of Homeland Security for fiscal year 2019, and for other purposes (Closed Rule, One Hour of Debate) (Rep. Roybal-Allard / Appropriations) // Special Orders

January 23, 2019

2:00 p.m. - Creating a PFAS Task Force: Reps. Dan Kildee (D-MI) and Brian Fitzpatrick (R-PA) are joined by colleagues to discuss a bipartisan task force established to address the hazards of perfluoroalkyl and polyfluoroalkyl compounds in drinking water.

January 23, 2019

11:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resume consideration of the motion to proceed to S. 1 - Strengthening America's Security in the Middle East Act of 2019.

January 23, 2019

10:15 a.m. - House Democrats Weekly Briefing: House Democratic Caucus Chair Hakeem Jeffries (D-NY) and Rep. Katherine Clark (D-MA) speak with reporters after meeting about the partial government shutdown, the State of the Union and border security.

January 23, 2019

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at 10:00 a.m. for morning hour and noon for legislative business. One Minutes // Postponed Vote: H.J.Res. 28 - Further Additional Continuing Appropriations Act, 2019 (Rep. Lowey / Appropriations) // H.R. 648 - Consolidated Appropriations Act, 2019 (Closed Rule, One Hour of Debate) (Rep. Lowey / Appropriations) // Special Orders

January 22, 2019

3:30 p.m. - House Democrats on Bipartisan NATO Support Act: House Majority Leader Steny H. Hoyer (D-MD) is joined by Rep. Jimmy Panetta (D-CA), House Foreign Affairs Committee Chairman Eliot Engel (D-NY), Rep. Tom Malinowski (D-NJ) and Crissy Houlahan (D-PA) to discuss legislation on the floor and implications of a partial government shutdown.

January 22, 2019

1:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes reconsideration of the motion to proceed to S. 1 - Strengthening America's Security in the Middle East Act, beginning consideration of amendments to H.R. 268 - Supplemental Appropriations Act, 2019.

January 22, 2019

12:00 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at noon for morning hour and 2:00 p.m. for legislative business, with votes postponed until 6:30 p.m. One Minutes // Suspensions (5): H.R. 439 - National FFA Organization’s Federal Charter Amendments Act (Rep. Langevin / Judiciary) // H.R. 498 - Clean Up the Code Act of 2019 (Rep. Chabot / Judiciary) // H.R. 31 - Caesar Syria Civilian Protection Act of 2019, as amended (Rep. Engel / Foreign Affairs) // H.R. 353 - To direct the Secretary of State to develop a strategy to regain observer status for Taiwan in the World Health Organization, and for other purposes (Rep. Yoho / Foreign Affairs) // H.R. 676 - NATO Support Act (Rep. Panetta / Foreign Affairs) // H.R. 328 - Hack Your State Department Act (Rep. Lieu / Foreign Affairs) // Special Orders

January 19, 2019

11:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes reconsideration of the motion to proceed to S. 1 - Strengthening America's Security in the Middle East Act.

January 18, 2019

10:30 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets in a pro forma session.

January 18, 2019

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes reconsideration of the motion to proceed to S. 1 - Strengthening America's Security in the Middle East Act.

January 17, 2019

4:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration the motion to proceed to S. 109 - to prohibit taxpayer funded abortions, voting on the motion to invoke cloture on the motion.

January 17, 2019

10:45 a.m. - Pelosi Weekly Briefing: House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) speaks with reporters on day 27 of a partial government shutdown about relations with President Trump and border security.

January 17, 2019

9:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets for legislative business. One Minutes // Postponed Suspension Vote: H.R. 150 - Grant Reporting Efficiency and Agreements Transparency Act of 2019 (Rep. Foxx / Oversight and Reform) // H.J.Res. 28 - Further Additional Continuing Appropriations Act, 2019 (Closed Rule, One Hour of Debate) (Rep. Lowey / Appropriations) // Suspensions (2): H.J.Res. 30 - Disapproving the President’s proposal to take an action relating to the application of certain sanctions with respect to the Russian Federation (Rep. Hoyer / Foreign Affairs) // Concurring in the Senate Amendment to H.R. 251 - Chemical Facility Anti-Terrorism Standards Program Extension Act (Rep. Thompson (MS) / Homeland Security) // Special Orders

January 16, 2019

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at 10:00 a.m. for morning hour debate and noon for legislative business. One Minutes // Postponed Suspension Vote: H.R. 190 - Expanding Contract Opportunities for Small Businesses Act (Rep. Marshall / Small Business) // H.R. 268 - Supplemental Appropriations Act, 2019 (Structured Rule) (Rep. Lowey / Appropriations) // The Rule provides for one hour of general debate and makes in order the following amendments: Bishop (GA) / Scott (GA) / Aderholt / Dunn / Harder / Lawson Amendment (10 minutes); McGovern / Velazquez / Hastings / Torres / Jayapal / Pocan Amendment (10 minutes); Rice (SC) Amendment (10 minutes); Velazquez Amendment #1 (10 minutes); Velazquez Amendment #2 (10 minutes); Stewart Amendment (10 minutes); Thompson (CA) Amendment (10 minutes); Thompson (CA) / Torres Amendment (10 minutes); Graves (LA) / Richmond / Rouzer Amendment (10 minutes); Richmond / Graves (LA) / Rouzer Amendment (10 minutes); Westerman / Panetta Amendment (10 minutes); Jayapal Amendment (10 minutes); Sablan Amendment #1 (10 minutes); Sablan Amendment #2 (10 minutes); Radewagen Amendment (10 minutes) // Special Orders

January 16, 2019

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of S.J.Res. 2, disapproving application of certain sanctions with respect to the Russian Federation, voting on the motion to invoke cloture on the joint resolution, later proceeding to consideration of the motion to proceed to S. 109 - to prohibit taxpayer funded abortions.

January 16, 2019

9:30 a.m. - Barr Nomination, Day Two: Senate Judiciary Committee

January 15, 2019

2:30 p.m. - Senate Democrats Weekly Briefing: Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer (D-NY) and party leaders speak with reporters.

January 15, 2019

2:15 p.m. - Senate GOP Weekly Briefing: Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) and party leaders speak with reporters.

January 15, 2019

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at 10:00 a.m. for morning hour debate and noon for legislative business. One Minutes // Suspensions (8): H.J.Res. 27 - Further Additional Continuing Appropriations Act, 2019 (Rep. Lowey / Appropriations) // H.R. 370 - Pipeline and LNG Facility Cybersecurity Preparedness Act (Rep. Upton / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 135 - Federal Employee Antidiscrimination Act of 2019 (Rep. Cummings / Oversight and Reform) // H.R. 136 - Federal Intern Protection Act of 2019 (Rep. Cummings / Oversight and Reform) // H.R. 202 - Inspector General Access Act of 2019 (Rep. Richmond / Oversight and Reform) // H.R. 113 - All-American Flag Act (Rep. Bustos / Oversight and Reform) // H.R. 247 - Federal CIO Authorization Act of 2019 (Rep. Hurd / Oversight and Reform) // H.R. 150 - Grant Reporting Efficiency and Agreements Transparency Act of 2019 (Rep. Foxx / Oversight and Reform) // H.Res. 41 - Resolution Rejecting White Nationalism and White Supremacy (Rep. Clyburn / Judiciary) // Special Orders

January 15, 2019

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration S.J.Res. 2, disapproving application of certain sanctions with respect to the Russian Federation, recessing from 12:30 p.m. until 2:15 p.m. for weekly caucus meetings, voting on a motion to table, if not tabled, on the motion to proceed the joint resolution.

January 15, 2019

9:30 a.m. - Barr Nomination, Day One: Senate Judiciary Committee

January 14, 2019

3:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes reconsideration of the motion to proceed to S. 1 - Strengthening America's Security in the Middle East Act, voting on the motion to invoke cloture on the motion.

January 14, 2019

12:00 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at noon for morning hour debate and 2:00 p.m. for legislative business, with votes postponed until 6:30 p.m. One Minutes // Suspensions (5): H.R. 116 - Investing in Main Street Act of 2019 (Rep. Chu / Small Business) // H.R. 246 - Stimulating Innovation through Procurement Act (Rep. Finkenauer / Small Business) // H.R. 206 - Encouraging Small Business Innovators Act (Rep. Rouda / Small Business) // H.R. 190 - Expanding Contracting Opportunities for Small Businesses Act of 2019 (Rep. Marshall / Small Business) // H.R. 430 - TANF Extension Act of 2019 (Rep. Neal / Ways and Means) // Special Orders

January 11, 2019

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes reconsideration of the motion to proceed to S. 1 - Strengthening America's Security in the Middle East Act.

January 11, 2019

9:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets for legislative business. One Minutes // H.R. 266 - Department of the Interior, Environment, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2019 (Closed Rule, One Hour of Debate) (Rep. McCollum / Appropriations) // Suspension:  S. 24 - Government Employee Fair Treatment Act of 2019 (Sen. Cardin / Oversight and Reform) //  Postponed Suspension Vote: H.R. 221 - Special Envoy to Monitor and Combat Anti-Semitism Act (Rep. Smith (NJ) / Foreign Affairs) // Special Orders

January 10, 2019

11:30 a.m. - Democrats on Prescription Drug Prices: Senator Bernie Sanders (I-VT) is joined by House and Senate Democrats to announce a legislative package that would reduce the price of prescription drugs.

January 10, 2019

10:45 a.m. - Pelosi Weekly Briefing: House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) speaks with reporters.

January 10, 2019

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at 10:00 a.m. for morning hour debate and noon for legislative business. One Minutes // H.R. 265 - Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2019 (Closed Rule, One Hour of Debate) (Rep. Bishop (GA) / Appropriations) // H.R. 267 - Transportation, Housing and Urban Development, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2019 (Closed Rule, One Hour of Debate) (Rep. Price / Appropriations) // Suspensions (5): H.R. 31 - Caesar Syria Civilian Protection Act of 2019 (Rep. Engel / Foreign Affairs) // H.R. 115 - Protecting Diplomats from Surveillance Through Consumer Devices Act (Rep. Castro / Foreign Affairs) // H.R. 133 - United States-Mexico Economic Partnership Act (Rep. Cuellar / Foreign Affairs) // H.R. 192 - Trans-Sahara Counter-terrorism Partnership Act (Rep. McCaul / Foreign Affairs) // H.R. 221 - Special Envoy to Monitor and Combat Anti-Semitism Act (Rep. Smith (NJ) / Foreign Affairs) // Special Orders

January 10, 2019

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes reconsideration of the motion to proceed to S. 1 - Strengthening America's Security in the Middle East Act, voting on the motion.

January 9, 2019

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at 10:00 a.m. for morning hour debate and noon for legislative business. One Minutes // H.R. 246 - Financial Services and General Government Appropriations Act, 2019 (Rep. Quigley / Appropriations) (Subject to a Rule) // Complete Consideration of H.Res. 6 - A resolution providing for the House Rules of the 116th Congress (Rep. Hoyer) // Postponed Suspension Vote: H.R. 226 - Clarity on Small Business Participation in Category Management (Rep. Velazquez / Small Business) // Special Orders

January 9, 2019

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes reconsideration of the motion to proceed to S. 1 - Strengthening America's Security in the Middle East Act, recessing from 12:30 p.m. until 2:15 p.m. for weekly caucus meetings.

January 8, 2019

9:15 p.m. - Democrats Respond to Trump Address: House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) and Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) rebut an Oval Office address by President Donald Trump on the 18th day of a partial government shutdown

January 8, 2019

9:00 p.m. - President Trump Addresses Nation: President Donald Trump delivers a broadcast statement on border security from the Oval Office on the 18th day of a partial government shutdown.

January 8, 2019

6:30 p.m. - House GOP on Border Security: House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-CA) and House Republican Conference leaders discuss border security after a briefing by Vice President Mike Pence, Budget Director Mick Mulvaney and Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen.

January 8, 2019

4:45 p.m. - House Democrats on Firearms: House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) is joined by Rep. Mike Thompson (D-CA), former Rep. Gabrielle Giffords (D-AZ), Rep. Lucy McBath (D-GA) and activists to introduce legislation expanding background checks on sales and transfers of firearms.

January 8, 2019

3:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration  of S. 1 - Strengthening America's Security in the Middle East Act, voting on the motion to invoke cloture on the motion to proceed to the bill.

January 8, 2019

12:00 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at noon for morning hour and 2:00 p.m. for legislative business, with votes postponed until 6:30 p.m. One Minutes // Suspensions (6): H.R. 259 -  Medicaid Extenders Act of 2019 (Rep. Pallone - Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 269 -  Pandemic and All-Hazards Preparedness and Advancing Innovation Act of 2019 (Rep. Eshoo - Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 251 - Chemical Facility Anti-Terrorism Standards Program Extension Act (Rep. Thompson (MS) - Homeland Security) // H.R. 226 - Clarity on Small Business Participation in Category Management (Rep. Velazquez - Small Business) // H.R. 227 - Incentivizing Fairness in Subcontracting Act (Rep. Velazquez - Small Business) // H.R. 128 - Small Business Advocacy Improvements Act (Rep. Comer - Small Business) // Special Orders

January 4, 2019

11:00 a.m. - House Democrats on Ethics Reform: House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) is joined by Reps. John Sarbanes (D-MD), Elijah Cummings (D-MD), Jerry Nadler (D-NY), John Lewis (D-GA), Zoe Lofgren (D-CA), David Price (D-NC), Veronica Escobar (D-TX) and others to discuss introduction of the For the People Act.

January 4, 2019

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate convenes and proceeds to a period of morning business.

January 4, 2019

9:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets for legislative business. One Minutes // Continue Consideration of H.Res. 6 - Adopting the Rules of the House for the One Hundred Sixteenth Congress - Title II (Subject to a Rule) (Rep. Hoyer) // Special Orders

January 3, 2019

6:45 p.m. - Pelosi, et al on Partial Shutdown: House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) is joined by Majority Leader Steny Hoyer (D-MD), Appropriations Chair Nita Lowey (D-NY), Homeland Security Appropriations Subcommittee Chair Lucille Roybal-Allard (D-CA) and Majority Whip James Clyburn (D-SC) to discuss funding border security and a government shutdown with reporters.

January 3, 2019

12:00 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House convenes the First Session of the 115th Congress. Quorum Call // Election of the Speaker of the House // Swearing-in of Members and Delegates // Begin Consideration of H.Res. 6 - Adopting the Rules of the House for the One Hundred Sixteenth Congress - Title I (Subject to a Rule) (Rep. Hoyer) // H.R. 21 - Making appropriations for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2019, and for other purposes (Subject to a Rule) (Rep. Lowey / Appropriations) // H.J.Res. 1 - Making further continuing appropriations for the Department of Homeland Security for fiscal year 2019, and for other purposes (Subject to a Rule) (Rep. Lowey / Appropriations)

January 3, 2019

12:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate convenes the First Session of the 116th Congress, proceeding to a period of morning business.

January 3, 2019

11:50 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate meets in a pro forma session to adjourn the Second Session of the 115th Congress sine die.

January 3, 2019

11:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets in a pro forma session to adjourn the Second Session of the 115th Congress sine die.

January 2, 2019

4:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of the House Message to accompany H.R. 695 - Further Continuing Appropriations Act, 2018.

January 2, 2019

12:00 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets in a pro forma session.

2018

December 31, 2018

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets in a pro forma session.

December 31, 2018

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate meets in a pro forma session.

December 27, 2018

4:00 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets in a pro forma session.

December 27, 2018

4:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate meets in a pro forma session.

December 24, 2018

11:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate meets in a pro forma session.

December 24, 2018

10:30 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets in a pro forma session.

December 22, 2018

12:00 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets for legislative business.

December 22, 2018

12:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of the House Message to accompany H.R. 695 - Further Continuing Appropriations Act, 2018.

December 21, 2018

12:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate convenes and proceeds to a period of morning business, voting on the motion to proceed to the House Message to accompany H.R. 695 - Further Continuing Appropriations Act, 2018, when adopted, proceeding to debate.

December 21, 2018

9:00 a.m. - Housing Finance Reform: House Financial Services Committee

December 21, 2018

9:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets for legislative business. One Minutes // Suspensions (21): H.Res. 1063 - Designating room H-226 of the United States Capitol as the "Lincoln Room” (Rep. LaHood / Transportation and Infrastructure) // H.R. 7318 - To amend the Federal Assets Sale and Transfer Act of 2016 to ensure that the Public Buildings Reform Board has adequate time to carry out the responsibilities of the Board, and for other purposes (Rep. Barletta / Transportation and Infrastructure) // H.R. 7319 - To amend the Federal Assets Sale and Transfer Act of 2016 to provide flexibility with respect to the leaseback of certain Federal real property, and for other purposes  (Rep. Barletta / Transportation and Infrastructure) // H.R. 7329 - To make technical corrections to provisions of law enacted by the Frank LoBiondo Coast Guard Authorization Act of 2018, and for other purposes (Rep. Shuster / Transportation and Infrastructure) // S. 3367 - Department of Transportation Reports Harmonization Act (Sen. Thune / Transportation and Infrastructure) // H.R. 7293 - To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 770 Ayrault Road in Fairport, New York, as the “Louise and Bob Slaughter Post Office” (Rep. Morelle / Oversight and Government Reform) // Concurring in the Senate Amendment to H.R. 4174 - Foundations for Evidence-Based Policymaking Act of 2017 (Rep. Ryan (WI) / Oversight and Government Reform) // S. 2276 - GAO-IG Act (Sen. Young / Oversight and Government Reform) // S. 3031 - Federal Personal Property Management Act of 2018 (Sen. Peters / Oversight and Government Reform) // S. 3191 - Civil Rights Cold Case Records Collection Act of 2018 (Sen. Jones / Oversight and Government Reform) // House Amendment to S. 3661 - 75th Anniversary of World War II Commemoration Act (Sen. Inhofe / Armed Services) // Concurring in the Senate Amendment to H.R. 2200 - Frederick Douglass Trafficking Victims Prevention and Protection Reauthorization Act of 2018 (Rep. Smith (NJ) / Foreign Affairs) // S. 1023 - Tropical Forest Conservation Reauthorization Act of 2018 (Rep. Portman / Foreign Affairs) // S. 1158 - Elie Wiesel Genocide and Atrocities Prevention Act of 2018 (Sen. Cardin / Foreign Affairs) // S. 1580 - Protecting Girls' Access to Education in Vulnerable Settings Act (Sen. Rubio / Foreign Affairs) // S. 1862 - Trafficking Victims Protection Reauthorization Act of 2017, as amended (Sen. Corker / Foreign Affairs) // S. 3247 - Women’s Entrepreneurship and Economic Empowerment Act of 2018 (Sen. Boozman / Foreign Affairs) // S. 512 - Nuclear Energy Innovation and Modernization Act (Sen. Barrasso / Energy and Commerce) // S. 1934 - Alaska Remote Generator Reliability and Protection Act (Sen. Sullivan / Energy and Commerce) // Concurring in the Senate Amendment to H.R. 6287 - 9/11 Memorial Act (Rep. MacArthur / Natural Resources) // S. 3456 - To redesignate Hobe Sound National Wildlife Refuge as the Nathaniel P. Reed Hobe Sound National Wildlife Refuge, and for other purposes (Sen. Nelson / Natural Resources) // Special Orders

December 20, 2018

6:30 p.m. - Pelosi, Schumer on Funding Talks: House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) and Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) discuss fiscal 2019 government funding talks and the resignation of Defense Secretary Jim Mattis.

December 20, 2018

3:30 p.m. - House Judiciary Members on First Step Act: House Judiciary Committee Chairman Bob Goodlatte (R-VA) is joined by incoming Chairman Jerrold Nadler (D-NY), Reps. Hakeem Jeffries (D-NY), Doug Collins (R-GA) and others to discuss final passage of a criminal justice reform bill.

December 20, 2018

11:30 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate convenes and proceeds to a period of morning business.

December 20, 2018

10:45 a.m. - Pelosi Weekly Briefing: House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) speaks with reporters as fiscal 2019 spending talks were underway, the 115th Congress set to adjourn.

December 20, 2018

9:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets for legislative business. One Minutes // Suspension Votes: H.R. 2606 - Stigler Act Amendments of 2018, as amended (Rep. Cole / Natural Resources) // H.R. 6602 - To reauthorize the New Jersey Coastal Heritage Trail Route, and for other purposes (Rep. LoBiondo / Natural Resources) // Suspensions (35): Concurring in the Senate Amendment to the House Amendment to S. 756 - First Step Act of 2018 (Sen. Grassley / Judiciary) // House Amendment to S. 3661 - 75th Anniversary of World War II Commemoration Act (Sen. Inhofe / Armed Services) // S. 2679 - Veterans Small Business Enhancement Act (Sen. Duckworth / Small Business) // H.R. 7227 - Taxpayer First Act of 2018, as amended (Rep. Jenkins (KS) / Ways and Means) // Concurring in the Senate Amendment to H.R. 4227 - Vehicular Terrorism Prevention Act of 2019 (Rep. Latta / Homeland Security) // S. 2652 - Stephen Michael Gleason Congressional Gold Medal Act (Sen. Cassidy / Financial Services) // S. 2765 - RBIC Advisers Relief Act of 2018 (Sen. Kennedy / Financial Services) // Concurring in the Senate Amendment to H.R. 5509 - Innovations in Mentoring, Training, and Apprenticeships Act (Rep. McCarthy / Science, Space, and Technology) // S. 7 - NASA Enhanced Use Leasing Extension Act of 2018 (Sen. Wicker / Science, Space, and Technology) // S. 2200 - National Integrated Drought Information System Reauthorization Act of 2018 (Sen. Thune / Science, Space, and Technology) // H.R. 7328 - Pandemic and All-Hazards Preparedness and Advancing Innovation Act of 2018 (Rep. Brooks / Energy and Commerce) // Concurring in the Senate Amendment to H.R. 767 - SOAR to Health and Wellness Act of 2018 (Rep. Cohen / Energy and Commerce) // S. 2322 - Codifying Useful Regulatory Definitions Act (Sen. Johnson / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 6418 - VA Website Accessibility Act of 2018, as amended (Rep. Esty / Veterans Affairs) // S. 3444 - To designate the community-based outpatient clinic of the Department of Veterans Affairs in Lake Charles, Louisiana, as the Douglas Fournet Department of Veterans Affairs Clinic. (Sen. Cassidy / Veterans Affairs) // S. 3777 - Forever GI Bill Housing Payment Fulfillment Act of 2018 (Sen. Boozman / Veterans Affairs) // H.R. 7293 - To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 770 Ayrault Road in Fairport, New York, as the Louise and Bob Slaughter Post Office. (Rep. Morelle / Oversight and Government Reform) // S. 2276 - GAO-IG Act (Sen. Young / Oversight and Government Reform) // S. 3031 - Federal Personal Property Management Act of 2018 (Sen. Peters / Oversight and Government Reform) // H.R. 3191 - No Cyber Cooperation with Russia Act (Rep. Boyle / Foreign Affairs) // H.Res. 1063 - Designating room H-226 of the United States Capitol as the "Lincoln Room" (Rep. LaHood / Transportation and Infrastructure) // H.R. ____ - To make technical corrections to provisions of law enacted by the Frank LoBiondo Coast Guard Authorization Act of 2018, and for other purposes (Rep. Shuster / Transportation and Infrastructure) // H.R. 7318 - To amend the Federal Assets Sale and Transfer Act of 2016 to ensure that the Public Buildings Reform Board has adequate time to carry out the responsibilities of the Board, and for other purposes (Rep. Barletta / Transportation and Infrastructure) // H.R. 7319 - To amend the Federal Assets Sale and Transfer Act of 2016 to provide flexibility with respect to the leaseback of certain Federal real property, and for other purposes (Rep. Barletta / Transportation and Infrastructure) // S. 3367 - Department of Transportation Reports Harmonization Act (Sen. Thune / Transportation and Infrastructure) // H.R. 5075 - Ashanti Alert Act of 2018, as amended (Rep. Taylor / Judiciary) // H.R. 7093 - Clean Up the Code Act of 2018 (Rep. Chabot / Judiciary) // S. 2896 - JACK Act (Sen. Kennedy / Judiciary) // S. 2961 - Victims of Child Abuse Act Reauthorization Act of 2018 (Sen. Blunt / Judiciary) // S. 3461 - AMBER Alert Nationwide Act of 2018 (Sen. Schatz / Judiciary) // Concurring in the Senate Amendment to H.R. 2200 - Frederick Douglass Trafficking Victims Prevention and Protection Reauthorization Act of 2018 (Rep. Smith (NJ) / Foreign Affairs) // S. 1158 - Elie Wiesel Genocide and Atrocities Prevention Act of 2018 (Sen. Cardin / Foreign Affairs) // S. 1580 - Protecting Girls’ Access to Education in Vulnerable Settings Act (Sen. Rubio / Foreign Affairs) // S. 1862 - Trafficking Victims Protection Reauthorization Act of 2017, as amended (Sen. Corker / Foreign Affairs) // S. 3247 - Women’s Entrepreneurship and Economic Empowerment Act of 2018 (Sen. Boozman / Foreign Affairs) // House Amendment to the Senate Amendment to H.R. 88 - Retirement, Savings, and Other Tax Relief Act of 2018 and the Taxpayer First Act of 2018, Rules Committee Print (Closed Rule, One Hour of Debate) (Rep. Brady (TX) / Ways and Means) // Concurring in the Senate Amendment to H.R. 695 - Further Additional Continuing Appropriations Act, 2019 (Sen. Shelby / Appropriations) // Special Orders

December 19, 2018

12:00 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at noon for morning hour and 2:00 p.m. for legislative business, with votes postponed until 6:30 p.m. One Minutes // Suspensions (12): Concurring in the Senate Amendment to H.R. 1222 - Congenital Heart Futures Reauthorization Act of 2017 (Rep. Bilirakis / Energy and Commerce) // Concurring in the Senate Amendment to H.R. 6615 - Traumatic Brain Injury Program Reauthorization Act of 2018 (Rep. Pascrell / Energy and Commerce) // S. 2076 - BOLD Infrastructure for Alzheimer’s Act (Sen. Collins / Energy and Commerce) // S. 2278 - State Offices of Rural Health Reauthorization Act of 2018 (Sen. Roberts / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 7279 - Water Infrastructure Improvement Act (Rep. Gibbs / Transportation and Infrastructure) // H.R. 7327 - SECURE Technology Act (Rep. Hurd / Homeland Security) // Concurring in the Senate Amendment to H.R. 6227 - National Quantum Initiative Act (Rep. Smith (TX) / Science, Space, and Technology) // H.R. 6602 - To reauthorize the New Jersey Coastal Heritage Trail Route, and for other purposes (Rep. LoBiondo / Natural Resources) // Concurring in the Senate Amendment to H.R. 2606 - Stigler Act Amendments of 2018 (Rep. Cole / Natural Resources) // H.R. 6652 - To direct the Secretary of the Interior to convey certain facilities, easements, and rights-of-way to the Kennewick Irrigation District, and for other purposes (Rep. Newhouse / Natural Resources) // S. 1520 - Modernizing Recreational Fisheries Management Act of 2018 (Sen. Wicker / Natural Resources) // S. 3530 - Museum and Library Services Act of 2018 (Sen. Reed / Education and the Workforce) // Special Orders

December 19, 2018

10:45 a.m. - Senators on Criminal Justice Reform: Senate Judiciary Committee Chairman Chuck Grassley (R-IA) is joined by Senators Dick Durbin (D-IL), Mike Lee (R-UT), Cory Booker (D-NJ), Tim Scott (R-SC) and Lindsey Graham (R-SC) to discuss passage of the First Step Act.

December 19, 2018

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate proceeds to Executive Session to resume consideration of the nomination of Joseph Maguire, to be Director of the National Counterterrorism Center, voting on the motion to invoke cloture on the nomination, when invoked, later voting on confirmation of the nomination.

December 18, 2018

2:45 p.m. - Senate Democrats Weekly Briefing: Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer (D-NY) and party leaders speak with reporters about funding government and a proposed border wall, the Affordable Care Act since a federal court found it unconstitutional, and criminal justice reform.

December 18, 2018

2:30 p.m. - Senate GOP Weekly Briefing: Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) and party leaders speak with reporters about criminal justice reform, funding government and a proposed border wall.

December 18, 2018

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of the motion to invoke cloture on the motion to concur in the House amendment with a further amendment to S. 756, legislative vehicle for the First Step Act, recessing from 12:30 p.m. to 2:15 p.m. for weekly party luncheons.

December 17, 2018

3:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of the motion to invoke cloture on the motion to concur in the House amendment with a further amendment to S. 756, legislative vehicle for the First Step Act.

December 17, 2018

11:30 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets in a pro forma session.

December 13, 2018

11:00 a.m. - Pelosi Weekly Briefing: House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) speaks with reporters about funding government and a proposed border wall, President Trump's tax returns, trade and Democrats' agenda for the 116th Congress.

December 13, 2018

10:30 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets for legislative business. One Minutes // Postponed Suspension Vote: H.Res. 1091 - Calling on the Government of Burma to release Burmese journalists Wa Lone and Kyaw Soe Oo sentenced to seven years imprisonment after investigating attacks against civilians by Burma’s military and security forces, and for other purposes, as amended (Rep. Chabot / Foreign Affairs) // Special Orders

December 13, 2018

9:30 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of S.J.Res. 54 - A joint resolution to direct the removal of United States Armed Forces from hostilities in the Republic of Yemen that have not been authorized by Congress, voting on amendments and adoption of the joint resolution, as amended, if amended.

December 12, 2018

5:15 p.m. - Senators on Saudi Arabia: Senators from both parties discuss legislative activity by the Senate regarding relations with Gulf ally, civil war in Yemen and the death of Jamal Khashoggi.

December 12, 2018

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at 10:00 a.m. for morning hour and noon for legislative business. One Minutes // Suspensions (2): Concurring in the Senate Amendment to H.R. 2454 - Department of Homeland Security Data Framework Act of 2017, as amended (Rep. Hurd / Homeland Security) // House Amendment to S. 2736 - Asia Reassurance Initiative Act of 2018 (Sen. Gardner / Foreign Affairs) // Conference Report to Accompany H.R. 2 - Agriculture and Nutrition Act of 2018 // Special Orders

December 12, 2018

9:30 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of S.J.Res. 64, A joint resolution providing for congressional disapproval under chapter 8 of title 5, United States Code, of the rule submitted by the Department of the Treasury relating to "Returns by Exempt Organizations and Returns by Certain Non-Exempt Organizations," voting on adoption of the joint resolution, later voting to proceed to S.J.Res. 54 - A joint resolution to direct the removal of United States Armed Forces from hostilities in the Republic of Yemen that have not been authorized by Congress, setting a germaneness precedent on War Powers legislation, proceeding to consideration of the joint resolution.

December 12, 2018

9:30 a.m. - Navy, Marine Corps Readiness: Senate Armed Services Committee

December 11, 2018

2:30 p.m. - Senate Democrats Weekly Briefing: Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer (D-NY) and party leaders speak with reporters about the lame duck agenda and funding government.

December 11, 2018

2:15 p.m. - Senate GOP Weekly Briefing: Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) and party leaders speak with reporters about funding government, prison reform, the farm bill and the economy.

December 11, 2018

10:00 a.m. - House GOP Weekly Briefing: House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-WI) and leaders of the House Republican Conference speak with reporters about funding border security, the economy and jobs, and the farm bill.

December 11, 2018

10:00 a.m. - Google Data Collection: House Judiciary Committee

December 11, 2018

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at 10:00 a.m. for morning hour and noon for legislative business. One Minutes // Suspension Vote: S. 825 - Southeast Alaska Regional Health Consortium Land Transfer Act of 2017 (Sen. Murkowski / Natural Resources) // Suspensions (12): S. 943 - Johnson-O'Malley Supplemental Indian Education Program Modernization Act (Sen. Heitkamp / Education and the Workforce) // H.R. 6140 - Advanced Nuclear Fuel Availability Act, as amended (Rep. Flores / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 7217 - IMPROVE Act (Rep. Barton / Energy and Commerce) // S. 2465 - Sickle Cell Disease and Other Heritable Blood Disorders Research, Surveillance, Prevention, and Treatment Act of 2018 (Sen. Scott / Energy and Commerce) // S. 3029 - PREEMIE Reauthorization Act of 2018 (Sen. Alexander / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 1318 - Preventing Maternal Deaths Act of 2018, as amended (Rep. Herrera Beutler / Energy and Commerce) // H.Res. 1091 - Calling on the Government of Burma to release Burmese journalists Wa Lone and Kyaw Soe Oo sentenced to seven years imprisonment after investigating attacks against civilians by Burma’s military and security forces, and for other purposes, as amended (Rep. Chabot / Foreign Affairs) // H.Res. 1149 - Recognizing that the United States-Republic of Korea alliance serves as a linchpin of regional stability and bilateral security, and exemplifies the broad and deep military, diplomatic, economic, and cultural ties shared between the United States and the Republic of Korea (Rep. Royce / Foreign Affairs) // H.Res. 1157 - Reaffirming the strong commitment of the United States to the countries and territories of the Pacific Islands region (Rep. Bordallo / Foreign Affairs) // H.Res. 1165 - Condemning the Assad regime and its backers for their continued support of war crimes and crimes against humanity in Syria (Rep. Mast / Foreign Affairs) // H.Res. 1035 - Expressing opposition to the completion of Nord Stream II, and for other purposes, as amended (Rep. Conaway / Foreign Affairs) // H.Res. 1162 - Expressing the sense of the House of Representatives with respect to Ukraine, and for other purposes (Rep. Engel / Foreign Affairs) // Special Orders

December 11, 2018

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes Executive Session to consider the nomination of Justin Muzinich, to be Deputy Secretary of the Treasury, post-cloture, voting on confirmation of the nomination, recessing from 12:30 p.m. until 2:15 p.m. for weekly caucus meetings, then voting on confirmation of the nomination of Jonathan A. Kobes, to be U.S. Circuit Judge for the Eighth Circuit.

December 10, 2018

4:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate proceeds to Executive Session to consider the nomination of Justin Muzinich, to be Deputy Secretary of the Treasury, voting on the motion to invoke cloture on the nomination, when invoked, proceeding to debate on the nomination.

December 10, 2018

12:00 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at noon for morning hour and 2:00 p.m. for legislative business, with votes postponed until 6:30 p.m. One Minutes // Suspensions (11): H.R. 5513 - Big Bear Land Exchange Act, as amended (Rep. Cook / Natural Resources) // H.R. 6108 - Preserving America’s Battlefields Act, as amended (Rep. Hice / Natural Resources) // H.R. 3008 - George W. Bush Childhood Home Study Act (Rep. Conaway / Natural Resources) // H.R. 6118 - To direct the Secretary of the Interior to annually designate at least one city in the United States as an American World War II Heritage City, and for other purposes, as amended (Rep. Rouzer / Natural Resources) // H.R. 6665 - Offshore Wind for Territories Act, as amended (Rep. Bordallo / Natural Resources) // H.Res. 792 - Urging the Secretary of the Interior to recognize the historical significance of Roberto Clemente’s place of death near Piñones in Loíza, Puerto Rico, by adding it to the National Register of Historic Places, as amended (Rep. Serrano / Natural Resources) // S. 245 - Indian Tribal Energy Development and Self-Determination Act Amendments of 2017 (Sen. Hoeven / Natural Resources) // S. 825 - Southeast Alaska Regional Health Consortium Land Transfer Act of 2017 (Sen. Murkowski / Natural Resources) // S. 2511 - CENOTE Act of 2018, as amended (Sen. Wicker / Natural Resources) // H.R. 6893 - Secret Service Overtime Pay Extension Act, as amended (Rep. Russell / Oversight and Government Reform) // House Amendment to S. 2248 - Veterans Benefit and Transition Act of 2018 (Rep. Roe / Veterans Affairs) // Special Orders

December 6, 2018

12:00 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets in a pro forma session.

December 6, 2018

10:30 a.m. - Pelosi Weekly Briefing: House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) speaks with reporters about late President George H.W. Bush, border wall funding, seating a North Carolina member-elect, a continuing resolution and US-Saudi relations after the directed murder of Jamal Khashoggi.

December 6, 2018

10:00 a.m. - Democrats on Gun Violence: Senators Christopher Murphy (D-CT) and Richard Blumenthal (D-CT) are joined by Reps. Elizabeth Esty (D-CT), Mike Thompson (D-CA) and advocates to discuss gun violence.

December 6, 2018

9:30 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate proceeds to Executive Session to resume consideration of the nomination of Bernard L. McNamee, to be a Member of the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission, voting on confirmation of the nomination, and on confirmation of the nomination of Kathleen Laura Kraninger, to be Director, Bureau of Consumer Financial Protection.

December 5, 2018

2:30 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of the nomination of Bernard L. McNamee, to be a Member of the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission, voting on the motion to invoke cloture on the nomination, when invoked, proceeding to debate on the nomination.

December 5, 2018

11:00 a.m. - State Funeral for President George H.W. Bush: Members of the Bush family, historian Jon Meacham, former Sen. Alan Simpson (R-WY), former Canadian Prime Minister Brian Mulroney and son, former President George W. Bush speak at memorial service held at the National Cathedral, invited dignitaries, former presidents, family and guests in attendance.

December 4, 2018

2:30 p.m. - Foreign Service Nominations: Senate Foreign Relations Committee

December 4, 2018

2:30 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate convenes and proceeds to a period of morning business.

December 3, 2018

5:00 p.m. - Bush Memorial Service: Congressional leaders and Vice President Mike Pence speak and lay wreaths for late President George H.W. Bush before the 41st President lies in state.

December 3, 2018

3:45 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets for legislative business, proceeding to the Rotunda for a ceremony before late President George H.W. Bush lies in state.

December 3, 2018

3:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate convenes and proceeds to the Rotunda for a ceremony before late President George H.W. Bush lies in state.

November 30, 2018

4:45 p.m. - Alaska Delegation on Anchorage Earthquake: Rep. Don Young (R-AK) is joined by senators Lisa Murkowski (R-AK) and Dan Sullivan (R-AK) to discuss early assessment and recovery efforts after a 7.0 earthquake by Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson.

November 30, 2018

11:00 a.m. - Democracy Reform Task Force: House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) and Rep. John Sarbanes (D-MD) are joined by freshmen members-elect to discuss priority legislation early in the 116th Congress.

November 30, 2018

9:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets for legislative business. One Minutes // Postponed Suspension Vote: H.R. 6901 - Federal CIO Authorization Act of 2018, as amended (Rep. Hurd / Oversight and Government Reform) // Special Orders

November 29, 2018

12:30 p.m. - Bustos After DCCC Election: Rep. Cheri Bustos (D-IL) speaks with reporters after her election to chair the Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee.

November 29, 2018

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at 10:00 a.m. for morning hour and noon for legislative business. One Minutes // Suspensions (7): H.R. 7187 - National Flood Insurance Program Further Extension Act of 2018 (Rep. MacArthur / Financial Services) // H.R. 2846 - Federal Agency Customer Experience Act of 2018, as amended (Rep. Fitzpatrick / Oversight and Government Reform) // H.R. 3121 - All-American Flag Act, as amended (Rep. Bustos / Oversight and Government Reform) // H.R. 3154 - Inspector General Access Act of 2017 (Rep. Richmond / Oversight and Government Reform) // H.R. 5759 - 21st Century IDEA, as amended (Rep. Khanna / Oversight and Government Reform) // H.R. 6777 - Settlement Agreement Information Database Act of 2018 (Rep. Palmer / Oversight and Government Reform) // H.R. 6901 - Federal CIO Authorization Act of 2018, as amended (Rep. Hurd / Oversight and Government Reform) // Special Orders

November 29, 2018

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate proceeds to Executive Session to consider the nomination of Thomas Alvin Farr, to be U.S. District Judge for the Eastern District of North Carolina, voting on motions to invoke cloture on the nomination of Jonathan A. Kobes, to be U.S. Circuit Judge for the Eighth Circuit; and later on the nomination of Kathleen Laura Kraninger, to be Director, Bureau of Consumer Financial Protection.

November 28, 2018

2:30 p.m. - Pelosi After Organizing Conference: Presumptive House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) speaks with reporters alongside incoming Democratic Caucus leaders after electing leaders for the 116th Congress.

November 28, 2018

12:00 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at noon for legislative business. One Minutes // Suspensions (4): H.R. 6753 - Strengthening the Health Care Fraud Prevention Task Force Act of 2018, as amended (Rep. Walden / Energy and Commerce) // Concurring in the Senate Amendment to H.R. 2422 - Action for Dental Health Act of 2018 (Rep. Kelly (IL) / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 6032 - State of Modern Application, Research, and Trends of IoT Act (Rep. Latta / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 7164 - To add Ireland to the E–3 nonimmigrant visa program, as amended (Rep. Sensenbrenner / Judiciary) // Special Orders

November 28, 2018

10:00 a.m. - House GOP Weekly Briefing: House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-WI) and leaders of the House Republican Conference speak with reporters about appropriations, border security and Saudi Arabia.

November 28, 2018

9:30 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate proceeds to Executive Session to consider the nomination of Karen Dunn Kelley, to be Deputy Secretary of Commerce, recessing from 11:00 a.m. until noon for a classified briefing, then voting on confirmation of the Kelley nomination; and on the motion to invoke cloture on the nomination of Thomas Alvin Farr, of North Carolina, to be U.S. District Judge for the Eastern District of North Carolina, later considering a motion to discharge S.J.Res. 54 - A joint resolution to direct the removal of United States Armed Forces from hostilities in the Republic of Yemen that have not been authorized by Congress.

November 27, 2018

2:45 p.m. - Senate GOP Weekly Briefing: Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) and party leaders speak with reporters about the lame duck agenda, issues raised by a migrant caravan at Tijuana, Saudi Arabia, a Mississippi runoff election and remaining appropriations.

November 27, 2018

2:15 p.m. - Senate Democrats Weekly Briefing: Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer (D-NY) and others speak with reporters in strident opposition to the nomination of Thomas Alvin Farr, to be U.S. District Judge for the Eastern District of North Carolina.

November 27, 2018

12:00 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at noon for morning hour and 2:00 p.m. for legislative business, with votes postponed until 6:30 p.m. One Minutes // Suspensions (8): Concurring in the Senate Amendment to H.R. 4254 - Women in Aerospace Education Act (Rep. Knight / Science, Space, and Technology) // S. 1768 - National Earthquake Hazards Reduction Program Reauthorization Act of 2017 (Sen. Feinstein / Science, Space, and Technology) // H.R. 5273 - Global Fragility and Violence Reduction Act of 2018 (Rep. Engel / Foreign Affairs) // H.R. 1567 - United States-Mexico Economic Partnership Act, as amended (Rep. Cuellar / Foreign Affairs) // H.R. 4591 - Preventing Destabilization of Iraq Act of 2018, as amended (Rep. Kinzinger / Foreign Affairs) // H.R. 6207 - Democratic Republic of the Congo Democracy and Accountability Act of 2018, as amended (Rep. Smith (NJ) / Foreign Affairs) // Concurring in the Senate Amendment to H.R. 390 - Iraq and Syria Genocide Emergency Relief and Accountability Act of 2018, as amended (Rep. Smith (NJ) / Foreign Affairs) // Concurring in the Senate Amendment to the House Amendment to S. 140 - Frank LoBiondo Coast Guard Authorization Act of 2018 (Sen. Flake / Transportation and Infrastructure) // Special Orders

November 27, 2018

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes Executive Session to consider the nomination of Stephen Alexander Vaden, to be General Counsel of the Department of Agriculture, voting on confirmation of the nomination; and on the motion to invoke cloture on the nomination of Karen Dunn Kelley, to be Deputy Secretary of Commerce, when invoked, proceeding to debate on the Kelley nomination, recessing until 2:15 p.m. for weekly caucus meetings.

November 26, 2018

3:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes Executive Session to consider the motion to invoke cloture on the nomination of Stephen Alexander Vaden, to be General Counsel of the Department of Agriculture, when invoked, proceeding to debate on the nomination.

November 23, 2018

12:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate meets in a pro forma session.

November 23, 2018

9:30 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets in a pro forma session.

November 20, 2018

10:30 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets in a pro forma session.

November 20, 2018

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate meets in a pro forma session.

November 16, 2018

3:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate meets in a pro forma session.

November 16, 2018

9:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets for legislative business. One Minutes // H.R. 6784 - Manage our Wolves Act (Closed Rule, One Hour of Debate) (Rep. Duffy / Natural Resources) // Postponed Suspension Vote: H.R. 5787 - Strengthening Coastal Communities Act of 2018, as amended (Rep. Dunn / Natural Resources) // Special Orders

November 15, 2018

10:45 a.m. - Pelosi Weekly Briefing: House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) speaks with reporters about deadly California wildfires, legislating in the lame duck and the 116th Congress, and challengers to her bid to again be Speaker.

November 15, 2018

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at 10:00 a.m. for morning hour and noon for legislative business.

November 15, 2018

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate convenes and proceeds to a period of morning business, then considering a motion to discharge S.J.Res. 65, a joint resolution relating to the disapproval of the proposed export to the Government of the Kingdom of Bahrain of certain defense articles and services, voting in relation to the motion to discharge; then proceeding to Executive Session to resume consideration of the nomination of Michelle Bowman, to be a Member of the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, later voting on confirmation of the Bowman nomination.

November 14, 2018

4:30 p.m. - Flake, Coons on Special Counsel Bill: Senators Jeff Flake (R-AZ) and Chris Coons (D-DE) discuss their bipartisan Special Counsel Independence and Integrity Act and the appointment of acting Attorney General Matt Whitaker.

November 14, 2018

3:00 p.m. - House GOP After Organizing Conference: House Republican Conference members speak with the press after adopting conference rules and electing leaders for the 116th Congress.

November 14, 2018

2:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of the House Message to accompany S. 140 - legislative vehicle for Coast Guard Reauthorization, with amendment #4054, as modified, post-cloture, voting on the motion to concur, then on the motion to invoke cloture on the nomination of Michelle Bowman, to be a member of the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, when invoked, proceeding to debate on the nomination.

November 14, 2018

12:00 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets for legislative business. One Minutes // H.Res. 1142 - Providing for consideration of H.R. 6784 - Manage our Wolves Act, and providing for proceedings during the period from November 19, 2018, through November 26, 2018 (Rep. Newhouse / Rules) // Postponed Suspension Vote: H.R. 6666 - To authorize the Secretary of the Interior to grant to States and local governments easements and rights-of-way over Federal land within Gateway National Recreation Area for construction, operation, and maintenance of projects for control and prevention of flooding and shoreline erosion (Rep. Donovan / Natural Resources) // Special Orders

November 14, 2018

12:00 p.m. - Senate GOP After Organizing Conference: Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) and incoming party leaders speak with reporters after the caucus selected leadership for the 116th Congress.

November 14, 2018

11:00 a.m. - Senate Democrats After Organizing Conference: Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer (D-NY) speaks with reporters after the caucus selected leadership for the 116th Congress.

November 13, 2018

3:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of the House Message to accompany S. 140 - legislative vehicle for Coast Guard Reauthorization, voting on the motion to invoke cloture on the motion to concur with further amendment.

November 13, 2018

2:30 p.m. - Schumer, Nelson on Florida Recount: Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer (D-NY) and Senator Bill Nelson (D-FL) discuss a ballot recount on Nelson's and other state races.

November 13, 2018

2:00 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets for legislative business, with votes postponed until 6:30 p.m. One Minutes // Suspensions (15): H.R. 2740 - Rabbi Michoel Ber Weissmandl Congressional Gold Medal Act of 2017 (Rep. Velázquez / Financial Services) // H.R. 4033 - National Geologic Mapping Act Reauthorization Act (Rep. Lamborn / Natural Resources) // H.R. 5787 - Strengthening Coastal Communities Act of 2018, as amended (Rep. Dunn / Natural Resources) // H.R. 6064 - To rename the Oyster Bay National Wildlife Refuge as the Congressman Lester Wolff National Wildlife Refuge (Rep. Suozzi / Natural Resources) // H.R. 5636 - Flatside Wilderness Enhancement Act, as amended (Rep. Hill / Natural Resources) // S. 440 - To establish a procedure for the conveyance of certain federal property around the Dickinson Reservoir in the State of North Dakota (Sen. Hoeven / Natural Resources) // S. 2074 - To establish a procedure for the conveyance of certain Federal property around the Jamestown Reservoir in the State of North Dakota, and for other purposes (Sen. Hoeven / Natural Resources) // H.R. 6146 - Cottonwood Land Exchange Act of 2018, as amended (Rep. Gosar / Natural Resources) // Concurring in the Senate Amendment to H.R. 2615 - Gulf Islands National Seashore Land Exchange Act (Rep. Palazzo / Natural Resources) // H.R. 5706 - World War II Pacific Sites Establishment Act (Rep. Hanabusa / Natural Resources) // H.R. 6666 - To authorize the Secretary of the Interior to grant to States and local governments easements and rights-of-way over Federal land within Gateway National Recreation Area for construction, operation, and maintenance of projects for control and prevention of flooding and shoreline erosion (Rep. Donovan / Natural Resources) // H.R. 6651 - PEPFAR Extension Act of 2018, as amended (Rep. Smith (NJ) / Foreign Affairs) // H.Res. 1055 - To affirm strong United States-Liberia ties and support for democratic principles, and call for full implementation of the Truth and Reconciliation Commission recommendations, including the establishment of an Extraordinary Criminal Tribunal for Liberia (Rep. Donovan / Foreign Affairs) // H.Res. 1052 - Affirming United States-Australia cooperation on space research, exploration, and utilization (Rep. Castro / Foreign Affairs) // H.R. 6018 - Trans-Sahara Counterterrorism Partnership Act of 2018, as amended (Rep. McCaul / Foreign Affairs) // Special Orders

November 9, 2018

10:30 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets in a pro forma session.

November 9, 2018

9:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate meets in a pro forma session.

November 7, 2018

2:45 p.m. - Schumer on Midterm Election: Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) discusses results of the midterm election and governing in the 116th Congress.

November 7, 2018

12:00 p.m. - Pelosi on Midterm Election: House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) discusses results of the midterm election and governing in the 116th Congress.

November 7, 2018

10:30 a.m. - McConnell on Midterm Election: Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) discusses results of the midterm election and governing in the 116th Congress.

November 6, 2018

4:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate meets in a pro forma session.

November 6, 2018

2:30 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets in a pro forma session.

November 2, 2018

2:45 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate meets in a pro forma session.

November 2, 2018

11:30 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets in a pro forma session.

October 30, 2018

1:00 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets in a pro forma session.

October 30, 2018

1:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate meets in a pro forma session.

October 26, 2018

5:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate meets in a pro forma session.

October 26, 2018

4:00 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets in a pro forma session.

October 23, 2018

4:30 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate meets in a pro forma session.

October 23, 2018

9:30 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets in a pro forma session.

October 19, 2018

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate meets in a pro forma session.

October 19, 2018

9:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets in a pro forma session.

October 16, 2018

12:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate meets in a pro forma session.

October 16, 2018

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets in a pro forma session.

October 12, 2018

12:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate meets in a pro forma session.

October 12, 2018

9:30 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets in a pro forma session.

October 11, 2018

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of the nomination of Jeffrey Bossert Clark, to be an Assistant Attorney General, post-cloture, voting on confirmation of the Clark nomination; and on the motion to invoke cloture on the nomination of Eric S. Dreiband, to be an Assistant Attorney General, when invoked, proceeding to debate on the Dreiband nomination, post-cloture, later voting on confirmation of the Dreiband nomination; and on confirmation of the nominations of David James Porter, of Pennsylvania, to be U.S. Circuit Judge for the Third Circuit; Ryan Douglas Nelson, to be U.S. Circuit Judge for the Ninth Circuit; Richard J. Sullivan, to be U.S. Circuit Judge for the Second Circuit; William M. Ray II, to be U.S. District Judge for the Northern District of Georgia; Liles Clifton Burke, to be U.S. District Judge for the Northern District of Alabama; Michael Joseph Juneau, to be U.S. District Judge for the Western District of Louisiana; Mark Saalfield Norris, Sr., to be U.S. District Judge for the Western District of Tennessee; Eli Jeremy Richardson, to be U.S. District Judge for the Middle District of Tennessee; Thomas S. Kleeh, to be U.S. District Judge for the Northern District of West Virginia; Peter J. Phipps, to be U.S. District Judge for the Western District of Pennsylvania; Susan Brnovich, to be U.S. District Judge for the District of Arizona; Chad F. Kenney, to be U.S. District Judge for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania; Jeremy D. Kernodle, to be U.S. District Judge for the Eastern District of Texas; James Patrick Hanlon, to be U.S. District Judge for the Southern District of Indiana; and Lance E. Walker, to be U.S. District Judge for the District of Maine.

October 10, 2018

2:30 p.m. - Senate Democrats Weekly Briefing: Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer (D-NY) and party leaders speak with reporters about health insurance regulations, relations with Saudi Arabia and President Donald Trump's tax returns.

October 10, 2018

2:15 p.m. - Senate GOP Weekly Briefing: Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) and party leaders speak with reporters about incivility throughout the Justice Brett Kavanaugh nomination process, a water bill passed, and the economy.

October 10, 2018

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate considers the motion to proceed to S.J.Res. 63, providing for congressional disapproval relating to "Short-Term, Limited Duration Insurance", then voting on the motion to concur in the House message to accompany S. 3021 - Water Resources Development Act of 2018; and on passage the joint resolution, recessing from 12:30 p.m. until 2:15 p.m. for weekly caucus meetings, then voting on the motion to invoke cloture on the nomination of Jeffrey Bossert Clark, to be an Assistant Attorney General, when invoked, proceeding to debate on the nomination, post-cloture.

October 9, 2018

3:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of the House message to accompany S. 3021 - Water Resources Development Act of 2018, voting on the motion to invoke cloture on the motion to concur, if invoked, proceeding to debate on the motion to concur, post-cloture.

October 9, 2018

11:30 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets in a pro forma session.

October 6, 2018

4:30 p.m. - McConnell on Kavanaugh Confirmation: Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) discusses the confirmation of Judge Brett Kavanaugh to the Supreme Court.

October 6, 2018

Continued - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes Executive Session to continue consideration of the nomination of Judge Brett M. Kavanaugh, to be an Associate Justice of the Supreme Court, voting on confirmation of the nomination.

October 5, 2018

9:30 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets in a pro forma session.

October 5, 2018

9:30 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate proceeds to Executive Session to resume consideration of the nomination of Judge Brett M. Kavanaugh, to be an Associate Justice of the Supreme Court, voting on the motion to invoke cloture on the nomination, when invoked, proceeding to debate on the nomination, post-cloture.

October 4, 2018

2:45 p.m. - Senate GOP on FBI Inquiry of Kavanaugh: Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) and others discuss the Supreme Court nomination of Judge Brett Kavanaugh after reviewing a supplemental background check by the FBI.

October 4, 2018

11:00 a.m. - Senate Democrats on FBI Inquiry of Kavanaugh: Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer (D-NY) and Senator Dianne Feinstein (D-CA) discuss their review of a supplemental background check by the FBI.

October 4, 2018

11:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes Executive Session to continue consideration of the nomination of Judge Brett M. Kavanaugh, to be an Associate Justice of the Supreme Court.

October 3, 2018

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of the House message to accompany H.R. 302 - FAA Extension, post-cloture, voting on the motion to concur, later voting on the motion to concur in the House message to accompany H.R. 6 - SUPPORT for Patients and Communities Act, then resuming Executive Session to continue consideration of the nomination of Judge Brett M. Kavanaugh, to be an Associate Justice of the Supreme Court.

October 2, 2018

2:30 p.m. - Senate Democrats Weekly Briefing: Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer (D-NY) and party leaders discuss the Supreme Court nomination of Judge Brett Kavanaugh to make demands of a supplemental FBI background check already underway.

October 2, 2018

2:15 p.m. - Senate GOP Weekly Briefing: Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) and party leaders discuss the Supreme Court nomination of Judge Brett Kavanaugh as a supplemental FBI background check was underway and an FAA bill.

October 2, 2018

12:30 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets in a pro forma session.

October 2, 2018

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of the House message to accompany H.R. 302 - FAA Extension, post-cloture, recessing from 12:30 p.m. until 2:15 p.m. for weekly caucus meetings.

October 1, 2018

3:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes Executive Session to consider the nomination of Brett M. Kavanaugh, to be an Associate Justice of the Supreme Court of the United States, later considering the House message to accompany H.R. 302 - FAA Extension, conducting a roll call vote on the motion to invoke cloture on the motion to concur with an amendment, if invoked, proceeding to debate on the motion.

September 28, 2018

2:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate convenes and proceeds to a period of morning business.

September 28, 2018

10:30 a.m. - Pelosi Weekly Briefing: House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) speaks with reporters about the Supreme Court nomination of Judge Brett Kavanaugh, the Republican legislative agenda and upcoming midterm elections.

September 28, 2018

9:30 a.m. - Kavanaugh Business Meeting: Senate Judiciary Committee

September 28, 2018

9:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets for legislative business. One Minutes // H.R. 6760 - Protecting Family and Small Business Tax Cuts Act of 2018 (Closed Rule, One Hour of Debate) (Rep. Rodney Davis (IL) / Ways and Means) // Suspension: House Amendment to Senate Amendment to H.R. 6 - SUPPORT for Patients and Communities Act (Rep. Walden / Energy and Commerce) // Special Orders

September 27, 2018

12:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate proceeds to Executive session to consider the nomination of Lisa Porter, to be a Deputy Under Secretary of Defense, voting on confirmation of the nomination.

September 27, 2018

10:00 a.m. - Kavanaugh Confirmation, Day Five: Senate Judiciary Committee

September 27, 2018

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at 10:00 a.m. for morning hour and noon for legislative business. One Minutes // H.R. 6757 - Family Savings Act of 2018 (Closed Rule, One Hour of Debate) (Rep. Kelly (PA) / Ways and Means) // H.R. 6756 - American Innovation Act of 2018 (Closed Rule, One Hour of Debate) (Rep. Buchanan / Ways and Means) // Special Orders

September 26, 2018

10:00 a.m. - House GOP Weekly Briefing: House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-WI) and House Republican Conference leaders speaks with reporters.

September 26, 2018

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at 10:00 a.m. for morning hour and noon for legislative business. One Minutes // Postponed Suspension Vote: H.R. 5420 - FDR Historic Preservation Act, as amended (Rep. Faso / Natural Resources) // Suspensions (16): H.R. 302 - FAA Reauthorization Act of 2018, as amended (Rep. Shuster / Transportation and Infrastructure) // H.R. 6332 - Improving Strategies to Counter Weapons Proliferation Act (Rep. Tipton / Financial Services) // H.R. 4753 - Federal Reserve Supervision Testimony Clarification Act, as amended (Rep. Lucas / Financial Services) // H.R. 5036 - Financial Technology Protection Act, as amended (Rep. Budd / Financial Services) // H.R. 6729 - Empowering Financial Institutions to Fight Human Trafficking Act of 2018 (Rep. Wagner / Financial Services) // H.R. 6737 - Protect Affordable Mortgages for Veterans Act of 2018 (Rep. Zeldin / Financial Services) // H.R. 6751 - Banking Transparency for Sanctioned Persons Act of 2018, as amended (Rep. Love / Financial Services) // H.R. 3834 - 9/11 Heroes Medal of Valor Act of 2017 (Rep. Crowley / Financial Services) // H.R. 754 - Anwar Sadat Centennial Celebration Act (Rep. Stewart / Financial Services) // H.R. 4809 - GOOD Act, as amended (Rep. Walker / Oversight and Government Reform) // H.R. 3398 - REAL ID Act Modification for Freely Associated States Act (Rep. Young (AK) / Oversight and Government Reform) // H.R. 4887 - GREAT Act, as amended (Rep. Foxx / Oversight and Government Reform) // H.R. 4431 - Correcting Miscalculations in Veterans’ Pensions Act, as amended (Rep. Carter (GA) / Oversight and Government Reform) // H.R. 4917 - IG Subpoena Authority Act (Rep. Russell / Oversight and Government Reform) // H.R. 5896 - Border Patrol Agent Pay Reform Amendments Act of 2018, as amended (Rep. Hurd / Oversight and Government Reform) // H.R. 6846 - To require the United States Postal Services to establish new ZIP codes, and for other purposes (Rep. Diaz-Balart / Oversight and Government Reform) // Conference Report to Accompany H.R. 6157 - Department of Defense and Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education Appropriations Act, 2019 and Continuing Appropriations Act, 2019 (One Hour of Debate) (Rep. Granger / Appropriations) // H.Res. 1071 - Recognizing that allowing illegal immigrants the right to vote devalues the franchise and diminishes the voting power of United States citizens (Closed Rule, One Hour of Debate) (Rep. McCarthy / Judiciary) // Special Orders

September 26, 2018

9:30 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resume Executive Session to complete consideration of the nomination of Peter A. Feldman, to be a Commissioner of the Consumer Product Safety Commission for the full term of seven years from October 27, 2019, voting on confirmation of the nomination.

September 25, 2018

2:30 p.m. - Senate Democrats Weekly Briefing: Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer (D-NY) and party leaders speak with reporters about handling the Supreme Court nomination of Judge Brett Kavanaugh amid sexual assault allegations.

September 25, 2018

2:15 p.m. - Senate GOP Weekly Briefing: Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) and party leaders speak with reporters about a planned hearing with Supreme Court nominee Judge Brett Kavanaugh and a sexual assault accuser.

September 25, 2018

12:00 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at noon for morning hour and 2:00 p.m. for legislative business, with votes postponed until 6:30 p.m. One Minutes // Suspensions (38): H.R. 6735 - Public-Private Cybersecurity Cooperation Act, as amended (Rep. McCarthy / Homeland Security) // H.R. 6740 - Border Tunnel Task Force Act (Rep. Sessions / Homeland Security) // H.R. 6620 - Protecting Critical Infrastructure Against Drones and Emerging Threats Act (Rep. Richmond / Homeland Security) // H.R. 6742 - Secure Border Communications Act (Rep. Mast / Homeland Security) // S. 3479 - Department of Veterans Affairs Expiring Authorities Act of 2018 (Sen. Isakson / Veterans Affairs) // H.R. 6378 - Pandemic and All-Hazards Preparedness and Advancing Innovation Act of 2018, as amended (Rep. Brooks (IN) / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 2278 - Responsible Disposal Reauthorization Act of 2018, as amended (Rep. Tipton / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 2389 - To reauthorize the West Valley demonstration project, and for other purposes, as amended (Rep. Reed / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 1320 - Nuclear Utilization of Keynote Energy Act, as amended (Rep. Kinzinger / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 6511 - Strategic Petroleum Reserve Reform Act, as amended (Rep. Barton / Energy and Commerce) // S. 2554 - Patient Right to Know Drug Prices Act (Sen. Collins / Energy and Commerce) // S. 2553 - Know the Lowest Price Act of 2018 (Sen. Stabenow / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 6580 - Kerrie Orozco First Responders Family Support Act, as amended (Rep. Bacon / Judiciary) // H.R. 1872 - Reciprocal Access to Tibet Act of 2018, as amended (Rep. McGovern / Judiciary) // H.R. 6758 - SUCCESS Act, as amended (Rep. Chabot / Judiciary) // H.R. 6847 - Preventing Child Exploitation Act of 2018 (Rep. Roby / Judiciary) // H.Con.Res. 72 - Expressing the sense of Congress that child safety is the first priority of custody and visitation adjudications, and that State courts should improve adjudications of custody where family violence is alleged. (Rep. Sessions / Judiciary) // H.R. 5075 - Ashanti Alert Act of 2018, as amended (Rep. Taylor / Judiciary) // H.R. 6013 - Migratory Bird Framework and Hunting Opportunities for Veterans Act (Rep. Bishop (UT) / Natural Resources) // H.R. 6299 - Nevada Lands Bill Technical Corrections Act of 2018 (Rep. Amodei / Natural Resources) // H.R. 6687 - To direct the Secretary of the Interior to manage the Point Reyes National Seashore in the State of California consistent with Congress' longstanding intent to maintain working dairies and ranches on agricultural property as part of the seashore's unique historic, cultural, scenic and natural values, and for other purposes, as amended (Rep. Huffman / Natural Resources) // H.R. 5420 - FDR Historic Preservation Act, as amended (Rep. Faso / Natural Resources) // H.R. 6599 - To modify the application of temporary limited appointment regulations to the National Park Service, and for other purposes (Rep. Knight / Natural Resources) // H.R. 5585 - To extend the authorization for the Cape Cod National Seashore Advisory Commission (Rep. Keating / Natural Resources) // H.R. 6348 - Small Business ACE Act (Rep. Curtis / Small Business) // H.R. 6347 - 7(a) Real Estate Appraisal Harmonization Act (Rep. Evans / Small Business) // H.R. 6316 - Small Business Advocacy Improvements Act of 2018 (Rep. Comer / Small Business) // H.R. 6330 - Small Business Runway Extension Act of 2018 (Rep. Knight / Small Business) // H.R. 6367 - Incentivizing Fairness in Subcontracting Act, as amended (Rep. Lawson / Small Business) // H.R. 6368 - Encouraging Small Business Innovators (Rep. Espaillat / Small Business) // H.R. 6369 - Expanding Contracting Opportunities for Small Businesses Act of 2018, as amended (Rep. Marshall / Small Business) // H.R. 6382 - Clarity on Small Business Participation in Category Management Act of 2018, as amended (Rep. Adams / Small Business) // S. 791 - Small Business Innovation Protection Act of 2017 (Sen. Peters / Small Business) // H.R. 5509 - Innovations in Mentoring, Training, and Apprenticeships Act, as amended (Rep. McCarthy / Science, Space, and Technology) // H.R. 6229 - National Institute of Standards and Technology Reauthorization Act of 2018, as amended (Rep. Comstock / Science, Space, and Technology) // H.R. 6398 - Department of Energy Veterans’ Health Initiative Act, as amended (Rep. Norman / Science, Space, and Technology) // S. 1595 - Hizballah International Financing Prevention Amendments Act of 2018, as amended (Sen. Rubio / Foreign Affairs) // H.R. 5433 - Hack Your State Department Act, as amended (Rep. Lieu / Foreign Affairs) // Special Orders

September 25, 2018

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes Executive Session to consider the nomination of Peter A. Feldman, to be a Commissioner of the Consumer Product Safety Commission for the remainder of the term expiring October 26, 2019, recessing from 12:30 p.m. until 2:15 p.m. for weekly caucus meetings, voting on confirmation of the nomination; and on the motion to invoke cloture on the Feldman nomination to serve for the full term of seven years from October 27, 2019, when invoked, proceeding to debate on the second Feldman nomination.

September 24, 2018

3:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate convenes and proceeds to a period of morning business, thereafter proceeding to Executive Session to consider the nomination of Jackie Wolcott, to be U.S. Representative to the International Atomic Energy Agency, and to be U.S. Representative to the Vienna Office of the United Nations, with the rank of Ambassador, voting on confirmation of the Wolcott nomination; and on the motion to invoke cloture on the nomination of Peter A. Feldman, to be a Commissioner of the Consumer Product Safety Commission for the remainder of the term expiring October 26, 2019, when invoked, proceeding to debate on the Feldman nomination.

September 24, 2018

10:30 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets in a pro forma session.

September 20, 2018

3:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate meets in a pro forma session.

September 20, 2018

9:30 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets in a pro forma session.

September 18, 2018

2:15 p.m. - Senate GOP Weekly Briefing: Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) and party leaders discuss the Kavanaugh nomination amid a sex abuse allegation.

September 18, 2018

1:45 p.m. - Senate Democrats Weekly Briefing: Senator Patty Murray (D-WA) is joined by Senators Mazie Hirono (D-HI), Richard Blumenthal (D-CT), Chris Murphy (D-CT) and Kirsten Gillibrand (D-NY) to discuss the Kavanaugh nomination amid a sex abuse allegation.

September 18, 2018

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of the conference report to accompany H.R. 6157 - Department of Defense and Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education Appropriations Act with December 7 Continuing Resolution,  voting on the conference report, recessing from 12:30 p.m. until 2:15 p.m. for weekly caucus meetings.

September 17, 2018

2:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate convenes and proceeds to debate on S. 2554 - Patient Right to Know Drug Prices Act; and H.R. 6 - SUPPORT for Patients and Communities Act, voting on the Lee amendment #4011 to S. 2554; passage of the bill, as amended, if amended; and passage of H.R. 6.

September 17, 2018

1:00 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets in a pro forma session.

September 14, 2018

10:15 a.m. - House Democrats on 2017 Hurricane Recovery: House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) is joined by Reps. Nydia Velasquez (D-NY), Sheila Jackson Lee (D-TX) and Del. Stacey Plaskett (D-VI) to discuss hurricane recovery in Puerto Rico & U.S. Virgin Islands as Hurricane Florence landed in the Carolinas.

September 13, 2018

10:00 a.m. - House GOP Weekly Briefing: House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-WI) and House Republican Conference leaders speak with reporters about the economy, appropriating, Hurricane Florence and the midterm elections.

September 13, 2018

10:00 a.m. - Kavanaugh Business Meeting: Senate Judiciary Committee

September 13, 2018

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at 10:00 a.m. for morning hour and noon for legislative business. One Minutes // Postponed Suspension Vote: H.R. 1911 - Special Envoy to Monitor and Combat Anti-Semitism Act of 2018, as amended (Rep. Chris Smith / Foreign Affairs) // Suspensions (4): House Amendment to S. 3021 - America's Water Infrastructure Act of 2018 (Rep. Shuster / Transportation and Infrastructure) // H.R. 6227 - National Quantum Initiative Act, as amended (Rep. Smith (TX) / Science, Space, and Technology) // Concurring in the Senate Amendment to H.R. 589 - Department of Energy Research and Innovation Act (Rep. Lamar Smith / Science, Space, and Technology) // S. 97 - Nuclear Energy Innovation Capabilities Act of 2017 (Sen. Crapo / Science, Space, and Technology) // Conference Report to Accompany H.R. 5895 - Energy and Water, Legislative Branch, and Military Construction and Veterans Affairs Appropriations Act, 2019 (Closed Rule, One Hour of Debate) (Rep. Simpson / Appropriations) // Special Orders

September 13, 2018

9:45 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate meets in a pro forma session.

September 12, 2018

3:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate proceeds to Executive Session to consider the nomination of Charles P. Rettig, to be Commissioner of Internal Revenue, voting on the motion to invoke cloture on the nomination.

September 12, 2018

12:00 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at noon for morning hour and 2:00 p.m. for legislative business, with votes postponed until 6:30 p.m. One Minutes // Suspensions (21): H.R. 6198 - Countering Weapons of Mass Destruction Act of 2018, as amended (Rep. Donovan / Homeland Security) // H.R. 6720 - Dog and Cat Meat Trade Prohibition Act of 2018 (Rep. Buchanan / Agriculture) // H.R. 6690 - Fighting Fraud to Protect Care for Seniors Act of 2018, as amended (Rep. Roskam / Ways and Means) // H.R. 6662 - Empowering Seniors’ Enrollment Decision Act of 2018, as amended (Rep. Paulsen / Ways and Means) // H.R. 6561 - Comprehensive Care for Seniors Act of 2018, as amended (Rep. Walorski / Ways and Means) // H.R. 3635 - Local Coverage Determination Clarification Act of 2018, as amended (Rep. Jenkins (KS) / Ways and Means) // H.R. 5059 - State Insurance Regulation Preservation Act, as amended (Rep. Rothfus / Financial Services) // H.R. 6411 - FinCEN Improvement Act of 2018 (Rep. Perlmutter / Financial Services) // H.R. 3764 - Little Shell Tribe of Chippewa Indians Restoration Act of 2018, as amended (Rep. Gianforte / Natural Resources) // H.R. 5923 - Walnut Grove Land Exchange Act, as amended (Rep. Westerman / Natural Resources) // H.R. 4824 - Rural Broadband Permitting Efficiency Act of 2018, as amended (Rep. Curtis / Natural Resources) // H.R. 2591 - To amend the Pittman-Robertson Wildlife Restoration Act to modernize the funding of wildlife conservation, and for other purposes, as amended (Rep. Austin Scott (GA) / Natural Resources) // H.R. 2606 - Stigler Act Amendments of 2018, as amended (Rep. Cole / Natural Resources) // H.R. 6287 - 9/11 Memorial Act, as amended (Rep. MacArthur / Natural Resources) // H.R. 3186 - Every Kid Outdoors Act (Rep. Tsongas / Natural Resources) // H.R. 5532 - Reconstruction Era National Historical Park Act (Rep. Clyburn / Natural Resources) // H.R. 660 - Bureau of Reclamation Transparency Act (Rep. Gosar / Natural Resources) // H.R. 4689 - To authorize early repayment of obligations to the Bureau of Reclamation within the Northport Irrigation District in the State of Nebraska (Rep. Smith (NE) / Natural Resources) // House Amendment to S. 2497 - Ileana Ros-Lehtinen United States-Israel Security Assistance Authorization Act of 2018 (Sen. Rubio / Foreign Affairs) // H.R. 1911 - Special Envoy to Monitor and Combat Anti-Semitism Act of 2018, as amended (Rep. Smith (NJ) / Foreign Affairs) // H.Res. 401 - Urging China, South Korea, Vietnam, Thailand, the Philippines, Indonesia, Cambodia, Laos, India, and all nations to outlaw the dog and cat meat trade and to enforce existing laws against the trade, as amended (Rep. Hastings / Foreign Affairs) // H.R. 6197 - RAWR Act (Rep. Donovan / Foreign Affairs) // H.R. 5317 - To repeal section 2141 of the Revised Statutes to remove the prohibition on certain alcohol manufacturing on Indian lands, as amended (Rep. Herrera Beutler / Natural Resources) // H.R. 6040 - Contra Costa Canal Transfer Act, as amended (Rep. DeSaulnier / Natural Resources) // Special Orders

September 11, 2018

5:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate meets in a pro forma session.

September 10, 2018

3:30 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets in a pro forma session.

September 7, 2018

9:30 a.m. - Kavanaugh Confirmation, Day Four: Senate Judiciary Committee

September 7, 2018

9:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets for legislative business. One Minute // H.R. 6691 - Community Security and Safety Act of 2018 (Closed Rule, One Hour of Debate) (Rep. Handel / Judiciary) // Special Orders

September 7, 2018

9:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate meets in a pro forma session.

September 6, 2018

12:45 p.m. - House GOP on FISA Applications: Reps. Lee Zeldin (R-NY), Mark Meadows (R-NC), Jim Jordan (R-OH), Matt Gaetz (R-FL), Andy Biggs (R-AZ), Keith Rothfus (R-PA) and Louie Gohmert (R-TX) discuss surveillance of Trump associate Carter Page throughout 2016.

September 6, 2018

12:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate convenes and proceeds to a period of morning business, thereafter voting on confirmation of the following nominations: Marilyn Jean Horan, to be U.S. District Judge for the Western District of Pennsylvania; William F. Jung, to be U.S. District Judge for the Middle District of Florida; Kari A. Dooley, to be U.S. District Judge for the District of Connecticut; Dominic W. Lanza, to be U.S. District Judge for the District of Arizona; Charles J. Williams, to be U.S. District Judge for the Northern District of Iowa; Robert R. Summerhays, to be U.S. District Judge for the Western District of Louisiana; Eric C. Tostrud, to be U.S. District Judge for the District of Minnesota; and Alan D. Albright, to be U.S. District Judge for the Western District of Texas.

September 6, 2018

11:30 a.m. - Ryan Weekly Briefing: House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-WI) speaks with reporters about job and wage growth, appropriations, renegotiating NAFTA, the farm bill and the Trump administration.

September 6, 2018

10:45 a.m. - Pelosi Weekly Briefing: House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) speaks with reporters about appropriations, Affordable Care Act litigation, ethics of Republicans, the Trump administration, midterm primaries, and legislating.

September 6, 2018

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at 10:00 a.m. for morning hour and noon for legislative legislative business. One Minutes // H.R. 4606 - Ensuring Small Scale LNG Certainty and Access Act (Structured Rule) (Rep. Johnson (OH) / Energy and Commerce) // The Rule provides for one hour of general debate and makes in order the following amendments: Rep. Pallone Amendment (10 minutes); Rep. DeGette Amendment (10 minutes) // Motion to Go to Conference on H.R. 6147 - Interior, Environment, Financial Services, and General Government Appropriations Act, 2019 and Democrat Motion to Instruct Conferees // Special Orders

September 6, 2018

9:30 a.m. - Kavanaugh Confirmation, Day Three: Senate Judiciary Committee

September 5, 2018

3:30 p.m. - Senate Democrats on ACA, Kavanaugh: Senators Ron Wyden (D-OR), Tina Smith (D-MN) and Chris Murphy (D-CT) discuss a court challenge to pre-existing conditions protections in the Affordable Care Act and the Supreme Court nomination of Judge Brett Kavanaugh.

September 5, 2018

2:15 p.m. - Senate GOP Weekly Briefing: Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) and party leaders speak with reporters about the Supreme Court nomination of Judge Brett Kavanaugh, appropriating and the Trump administration.

September 5, 2018

2:30 p.m. - Senate Democrats Weekly Briefing: Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer (D-NY) and party leaders speak with reporters about health care litigation and the Supreme Court nomination of Judge Brett Kavanaugh.

September 5, 2018

1:30 p.m. - Transparency by Twitter: House Energy and Commerce Committee

September 5, 2018

12:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes Executive Session to consider the nomination of Elad L. Roisman, to be a Member of the Securities and Exchange Commission, voting on confirmation of the nomination, then swearing in Senator Jon Kyl (R-AZ) to replace late Senator John McCain (R-AZ).

September 5, 2018

11:00 a.m. - House Democrats Weekly Briefing: Reps. Joe Crowley (D-NY) and Linda Sanchez (D-CA) discuss midterm election primaries, the Affordable Care Act and appropriations.

September 5, 2018

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at 10:00 a.m. for morning hour and noon for legislative business. One Minutes // Suspensions (3): H.R. 4969 - Embassy Security Authorization Act, Fiscal Year 2019, as amended (Rep. McCaul / Foreign Affairs) // H.R. 5576 - Cyber Deterrence and Response Act of 2018, as amended (Rep. Yoho / Foreign Affairs) // H.R. 5274 - Global Electoral Exchange Act (Rep. Castro / Foreign Affairs) // H.R. 1635 - Empowering Students Through Enhanced Financial Counseling Act (Structured Rule) (Rep. Guthrie / Education and the Workforce) // The Rules provides for one hour of general debate and makes in order the following amendments: Rep. Stefanik Amendment (10 minutes); Rep. Murphy (FL) Amendment (10 minutes); Reps. O'Halleran / Bera Amendment (10 minutes); Rep. Lewis (MN) Amendment (10 minutes); Rep. Allen Amendment (10 minutes); Rep. Hartzler Amendment (10 minutes); Rep. Jayapal Amendment (10 minutes) // Special Orders

September 5, 2018

10:00 a.m. - House GOP Weekly Briefing: House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-WI) and Republican Conference leaders discuss social media, the August recess, tax reform, the economy and appropriations.

September 5, 2018

9:30 a.m. - Foreign Influence on Social Media: Senate Select Committee on Intelligence

September 5, 2018

9:30 a.m. - Kavanaugh Confirmation, Day Two: Senate Judiciary Committee

September 4, 2018

3:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes Executive Session to consider the nomination of Elad L. Roisman, to be a Member of the Securities and Exchange Commission, voting on the motion to invoke cloture on the nomination, when invoked, proceeding to debate on the nomination.

September 4, 2018

2:00 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets for legislative business, with votes postponed until 6:30 p.m. One Minutes // Suspensions (12): Concurring in the Senate Amendment to H.R. 4318 - Miscellaneous Tariff Bill Act, as amended (Rep. Brady (TX) / Ways and Means) // H.R. 6439 - Biometric Identification Transnational Migration Alert Program Authorization Act of 2018 (Rep. McCaul / Homeland Security) // H.R. 6459 - TSA OPEN for Business Act (Rep. Thompson (MS) / Homeland Security) // H.R. 6430 - Securing the Homeland Security Supply Chain Act of 2018 (Rep. King (NY) / Homeland Security) // H.R. 6443 - Advancing Cybersecurity Diagnostics and Mitigation Act, as amended (Rep. Ratcliffe / Homeland Security) // H.R. 5869 - Maritime Border Security Review Act (Rep. Gonzalez-Colon/ Homeland Security) // H.R. 6374 - FIT Act, as amended (Rep. Perry / Homeland Security) // H.R. 6438 - DHS Countering Unmanned Aircraft Systems Coordinator Act, as amended (Rep. Perry / Homeland Security) // H.R. 6447 - Department of Homeland Security Chief Data Officer Authorization Act, as amended (Rep. Carter (TX) / Homeland Security) // H.R. 6265 - PreCheck is PreCheck Act of 2018, as amended (Rep. Katko / Homeland Security) // H.R. 6461 - TSA National Deployment Force Act (Rep. Watson Coleman / Homeland Security) // H.R. 6400 - United States Ports of Entry Threat and Operational Review Act (Rep. Lesko / Homeland Security) // Motion to Go to Conference on H.R. 6157 - Department of Defense Appropriations Act, 2019 and Democrat Motion to Instruct Conferees // Special Orders

September 4, 2018

9:30 a.m. - Kavanaugh Confirmation, Day One: Senate Judiciary Committee

August 31, 2018

10:30 a.m. - McCain Lies in State: Dignitaries and Members of Congress mark the passing of Senator John McCain (R-AZ).

August 31, 2018

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate meets in a pro forma session.

August 31, 2018

9:30 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets in a pro forma session.

August 28, 2018

2:15 p.m. - Senate Democrats Weekly Briefing: Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer (D-NY) and party leaders speak with reporters about the economy and late Senator John McCain (R-AZ).

August 28, 2018

2:00 p.m. - Senate GOP Weekly Briefing: Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) and party leaders speak with reporters about the economy, the nomination of Judge Brett Kavanaugh to the Supreme Court, and late Senator John McCain (R-AZ).

August 28, 2018

12:00 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets in a pro forma session.

August 28, 2018

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE:

The Senate resumes consideration of the nomination of Lynn A. Johnson to be Assistant Secretary for Family Support of the Department of Health and Human Services, post-cloture. At 10:40am, the Senate votes on confirmation of the Johnson nomination. Immediately upon disposition of the nomination, the Senate votes on the motion to invoke cloture on the nomination of Richard Clarida to be Vice Chairman of the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System. The Senate will recesses from 12:30pm until 2:15pm to allow for the weekly caucus meetings. Additional roll call votes are possible during Tuesday’s session.

August 27, 2018

4:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of the nomination of Lynn A. Johnson to be Assistant Secretary for Family Support of the Department of Health and Human Services, proceeding to vote on the motion to invoke cloture on the nomination; and on the motion to invoke cloture on the nominations of: Richard Clarida to be Vice Chairman of the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, Richard Clarida to be Member of the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, Joseph H. Hunt to be an Assistant Attorney General, Isabel Marie Keenan Patelunas to be Assistant Secretary for Intelligence and Analysis of the Department of the Treasury, Terry Fitzgerald Moorer to be U.S. District Judge for the Southern District of Alabama, R. Stan Baker to be U.S. District Judge for the Southern District of Georgia, Charles Barnes Goodwin to be U.S. District Judge for the Western District of Oklahoma, Barry W. Ashe to be U.S. District Judge for the Eastern District of Louisiana, James R. Sweeney II to be U.S. District Judge for the Southern District of Indiana, Susan Paradise Baxter to be U.S. District Judge for the Western District of Pennsylvania, Marilyn Jean Horan to be U.S. District Judge for the Western District of Pennsylvania, William F. Jung to be U.S. District Judge for the Middle District of Florida, Dominic W. Lanza to be U.S. District Judge for the District of Arizona, Charles J. Williams to be U.S. District Judge for the Northern District of Iowa, Robert R. Summerhays to be U.S. District Judge for the Western District of Louisiana, and Alan D. Albright to be U.S. District Judge for the Western District of Texas.

August 24, 2018

11:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets in a pro forma session.

August 23, 2018

9:30 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE:

The Senate resumes consideration of the nomination of Lynn A. Johnson to be Assistant Secretary for Family Support, Department of Health and Human Services. One hour after the Senate convenes there will be a vote on the motion to invoke cloture on the Shelby substitute amendment #3695 to H.R.6157 (Minibus Appropriations). Upon the use or yielding back of time, any pending amendments are disposed of and the Senate votes on adoption of the substitute. Then, there is a cloture vote on the underlying bill and another 30 hours of post-cloture debate prior to voting on passage of the minibus.

August 22, 2018

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE:

The Senate resumes consideration of H.R.6157, Defense-Labor-Health and Human Services-Education Appropriations Act of 2019. The Senate recesses from 3:30pm until 4:30pm.

August 21, 2018

5:15 p.m. - Schumer on Meeting Judge Kavanaugh: Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) discusses his meeting with Supreme Court nominee Judge Brett Kavanaugh.

August 21, 2018

2:15 p.m. - Senate Democrats Weekly Briefing: Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer (D-NY) and party leaders speak with reporters about the nomination of Judge Brett Kavanaugh to the Supreme Court.

August 21, 2018

2:00 p.m. - Senate GOP Weekly Briefing: Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) and party leaders speak with reporters about a combined spending bill and the Supreme Court nomination of Judge Brett Kavanaugh.

August 21, 2018

12:30 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets in a pro forma session.

August 21, 2018

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of H.R.6157, Defense-Labor-Health and Human Services-Education Appropriations Act of 2019. At 12:10pm, the Senate votes in relation to Nelson-Capito SA #3773 and Kennedy-Reed SA #3703. Upon disposition of the amendments, the Senate recesses until 2:15pm to allow for weekly caucus meetings.

August 20, 2018

3:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of the Shelby substitute amendment to H.R. 6157 - Defense-Labor-HHS-Education Minibus Appropriations Act, voting on amendments to the bill.

August 17, 2018

9:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets in a pro forma session.

August 16, 2018

2:15 p.m. - Senate Democrats Weekly Briefing: Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer (D-NY) is joined by Senators Richard Blumenthal (D-CT) and Sheldon Whitehouse (D-RI) to discuss forcing further document releases for the Kavanaugh Supreme Court nomination.

August 16, 2018

9:30 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate proceeds to Executive Session to resume consideration of the nomination of A. Marvin Quattlebaum, Jr., to be U.S. Circuit Judge for the Fourth Circuit, post-cloture, voting on confirmation of the nomination; and on the motion to invoke cloture on the nomination of Julius Ness Richardson, to be U.S. Circuit Judge for the Fourth Circuit, when invoked, proceeding to debate on the nomination, voting on confirmation of the Richardson nomination, thereafter resuming consideration of the Shelby substitute amendment to H.R. 6157 - Defense-Labor-HHS-Education Minibus Appropriations Act.

August 15, 2018

12:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate proceeds to Executive Session to resume consideration of the nomination of A. Marvin Quattlebaum, to be U.S. Circuit Judge for the Fourth Circuit, recessing until 2:15 p.m., later voting on the motion to invoke cloture on the nomination, when invoked, proceeding to debate on the nomination.

August 14, 2018

2:00 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets in a pro forma session.

August 14, 2018

1:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate meets in a pro forma session.

August 10, 2018

10:30 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate meets in a pro forma session.

August 10, 2018

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets in a pro forma session.

August 7, 2018

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets in a pro forma session.

August 7, 2018

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate meets in a pro forma session.

August 3, 2018

10:30 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate meets in a pro forma session.

August 3, 2018

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets in a pro forma session.

August 2, 2018

2:30 p.m. - Paid Family Leave: Senator Marco Rubio (R-FL) and Rep. Ann Wagner (R-MO) discuss their Economic Security for New Parents Act.

August 2, 2018

9:30 a.m. - Senate GOP on Kavanaugh Nomination: Members of the Senate Judiciary Committee discuss document review for the nomination process of Judge Brett Kavanaugh to the Supreme Court.

August 1, 2018

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of H.R. 6147 -  Interior-Environment / Financial Services and General Government / Transportation-HUD / Agriculture Minibus Appropriations, voting on amendments, and passage of the bill, as amended.

August 1, 2018

9:30 a.m. - Foreign Influence on Social Media: Senate Select Committee on Intelligence

July 31, 2018

2:30 p.m. - Senate Democrats Weekly Briefing: Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer (D-NY) and Senator Mazie Hirono (D-HI) speak with reporters about reviewing records for the Supreme Court nomination of Judge Brett Kavanaugh, appropriations and immigration.

July 31, 2018

2:15 p.m. - Senate GOP Weekly Briefing: Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) and party leaders speak with reporters about the Supreme Court nomination of Judge Brett Kavanaugh, appropriations and President Trump's border security stance.

July 31, 2018

10:00 a.m. - Immigrant Family Reunification: Senate Judiciary Committee

July 31, 2018

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets in a pro forma session.

July 31, 2018

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes Executive Session to complete consideration of the nomination of Britt Grant, to be U.S. Circuit Judge for the Eleventh Circuit, post-cloture, voting on the motion to concur in the House message to accompany S.1182 - National Flood Insurance Program extension, recessing until 2:15 p.m. for weekly caucus meetings, then voting on confirmation of the Grant nomination; and the motion to invoke cloture on Shelby substitute amendment to H.R. 6147 -  Interior-Environment / Financial Services and General Government / Transportation-HUD / Agriculture Minibus Appropriations, when invoked, proceeding to debate on the amendment, post-cloture.

July 30, 2018

3:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate proceeds to Executive Session to consider the motion to invoke cloture on the nomination of Britt Grant, to be U.S. Circuit Judge for the Eleventh Circuit, voting on the motion, when invoked, proceeding to debate on the nomination.

July 27, 2018

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets in a pro forma session.

July 26, 2018

11:30 a.m. - Ryan Weekly Briefing: House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-WI) signs a technical education bill, speaks with reporters about the GOP agenda, an impeachment attempt on the Deputy Attorney General, and appropriating.

July 26, 2018

10:45 a.m. - Pelosi Weekly Briefing: House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) speaks with reporters about the GOP agenda, President Trump, immigrant family separation and upcoming midterm prospects.

July 26, 2018

9:30 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of H.R. 6147 -  Interior-Environment / Financial Services and General Government / Transportation-HUD / Agriculture Minibus Appropriations.

July 26, 2018

9:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets for legislative business. One Minutes // Conference Report to Accompany H.R. 5515 - John S. McCain National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2019 (One Hour of Debate) (Rep. Thornberry / Armed Services) // Special Orders

July 25, 2018

3:00 p.m. - Pompeo on Foreign Policy: Senate Foreign Relations Committee

July 25, 2018

11:15 a.m. - House Democrats Weekly Briefing: Reps. Joe Crowley (D-NY) and Linda Sanchez (D-CA) discuss immigrant family separation, a meeting between President Donald Trump and Russian President Vladimir Putin in Helsinki, Crowley's midterm primary defeat and gun violence.

July 25, 2018

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at 10:00 a.m. for morning hour and noon for legislative business. One Minutes // Suspensions (9): H.R. 5693 - Long-Term Care Veterans Choice Act, as amended (Rep. Higgins (LA) / Veterans Affairs) // Concurring in the Senate Amendment to H.R. 2353 - Strengthening Career and Technical Education for the 21st Century Act (Rep. Thompson (PA) / Education and the Workforce) // H.Res. 981 - Condemning the violence, persecution, intimidation, and murders committed by the Government of Nicaragua against its citizens, as amended (Rep. Ros-Lehtinen / Foreign Affairs) // H.R. 5535 - Energy Diplomacy Act of 2018, as amended (Rep. McCaul / Foreign Affairs) // H.R. 6414 - To amend title 23, United States Code, to extend the deadline for promulgation of regulations under the tribal transportation self-governance program (Rep. DeFazio / Transportation and Infrastructure) // House Amendment to S. 756 - Save Our Seas Act of 2018 (Sen. Sullivan / Transportation and Infrastructure) // H.Res. 1009 - Expressing the sense of the House of Representatives that the lack of timely and predictable funding unnecessarily undermines the mission of the United States Special Operations Command and jeopardizes the security of the United States (Rep. Hudson / Armed Services) // H.Res. 1010 - Expressing the sense of the House of Representatives that the United States Air Force faces significant readiness challenges due to insufficient personnel levels, a shrinking and depleted aircraft fleet, and maintenance deferrals, all of which are affected by budgetary uncertainty and impede the Air Force’s ability to meet ongoing and unexpected national security threats, putting United States national security at risk (Rep. Arrington / Armed Services) // H.Res. 1007 - Expressing the sense of the House of Representatives that not fully resourcing the United States Army in a timely manner erodes the Army’s ability to maintain readiness and poses risk to the Army’s ability to conduct military operations (Rep. Russell / Armed Services) // H.R. 6199 - Restoring Access to Medication and Modernizing Health Savings Accounts Act of 2018, Rules Committee Print (Closed Rule, One Hour of Debate) (Rep. Jenkins (KS) / Ways and Means) // H.R. 6311 - Increasing Access to Lower Premium Plans and Expanding Health Savings Accounts Act of 2018, Rules Committee Print (Closed Rule, One Hour of Debate) (Rep. Roskam / Energy and Commerce) // Special Orders

July 25, 2018

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of H.R. 6147 -  Interior-Environment / Financial Services and General Government / Transportation-HUD / Agriculture Minibus Appropriations, voting on amendments to the bill.

July 25, 2018

9:15 a.m. - Democrats on Family Separation: Reps. Joaquin Castro (D-TX), Luis Gutierrez (D-IL) and Judy Chu (D-CA) are joined by Senator Richard Durbin (D-IL) and others to discuss a court-ordered deadline to reunify families separated by the Trump administration at the southern border.

July 24, 2018

2:30 p.m. - Senate Democrats on Kavanaugh Nomination: Senators Elizabeth Warren (D-MA) is joined by Bernie Sanders (I-VT), Cory Booker (D-NJ) and faith leaders to discuss the nomination of Judge Brett Kavanaugh to the Supreme Court.

July 24, 2018

2:30 p.m. - Senate Democrats Weekly Briefing: Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer (D-NY) and party leaders speak with reporters about review in the Kavanaugh confirmation process and a meeting between President Donald Trump and Russian President Vladimir Putin in Helsinki.

July 24, 2018

2:15 p.m. - Senate GOP Weekly Briefing: Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) and party leaders speak with reporters about the Supreme Court nomination of Brett Kavanaugh, foreign policy and the economy.

July 24, 2018

10:00 a.m. - House GOP Weekly Briefing: House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-WI) and leaders of the House Republican Conference speak with reporters about the economy, health care bills and defense programs.

July 24, 2018

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at 10:00 a.m. for morning hour and noon for legislative business. One Minutes // Suspensions (17): H.R. 1201 - EACH Act, as amended (Rep. Rodney Davis (IL) / Ways and Means) // H.R. 1476 - Native American Health Savings Improvement Act (Rep. Moolenaar / Ways and Means) // H.R. 519 - Water and Agriculture Tax Reform Act of 2018, as amended (Rep. Buck / Ways and Means) // H.R. 3500 - Ensuring Integrity in the IRS Workforce Act of 2018, as amended (Rep. Noem / Ways and Means) // H.R. 6084 - Improving Social Security’s Service to Victims of Identity Theft Act, as amended (Rep. Bishop (MI) / Ways and Means) // H.R. 4952 - Improving Seniors Access to Quality Benefits Act (Rep. Kelly (PA) / Ways and Means) // H.R. 6138 - ASC Payment Transparency Act of 2018, as amended (Rep. Nunes / Ways and Means) // H.R. 6124 - Tribal Social Security Fairness Act of 2018, as amended (Rep. Reichert / Ways and Means) // House Amendment to S. 1182 - National Flood Insurance Program Extension Act of 2018 (Rep. MacArthur / Financial Services) // H.R. 2409 - To allow servicemembers to terminate their cable, satellite television, and Internet access service contracts while deployed, as amended (Rep. Costello / Veterans Affairs) // H.R. 2787 - VET MD Act, as amended (Rep. Kaptur / Veterans Affairs) // H.R. 5538 - To amend title 38, United States Code, to provide for the inclusion of certain additional periods of active duty service for purposes of suspending charges to veterans’ entitlement to educational assistance under the laws administered by the Secretary of Veterans Affairs during periods of suspended participation in vocational rehabilitation programs (Rep. Peters / Veterans Affairs) // H.R. 5649 - Navy SEAL Chief Petty Officer William ‘Bill’ Mulder (Ret.) Transition Improvements Act of 2018, as amended (Rep. Arrington / Veterans Affairs) // H.R. 5882 - Gold Star Spouses Leasing Relief Act, as amended (Rep. Bustos / Veterans Affairs) // H.R. 5864 - VA Hospitals Establishing Leadership Performance Act, as amended (Rep. Bost / Veterans Affairs) // H.R. 5938 - Veterans Serving Veterans Act of 2018, as amended (Rep. Gonzalez / Veterans Affairs) // H.R. 5974 - VA COST SAVINGS Enhancements Act, as amended (Rep. Denham / Veterans Affairs) // H.R. 184 - Protect Medical Innovation Act of 2017 (Closed Rule, One Hour of Debate) (Rep. Paulsen / Ways and Means) // Special Orders

July 24, 2018

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of H.R. 6147 -  Interior-Environment / Financial Services and General Government / Transportation-HUD / Agriculture Minibus Appropriations, recessing from 12:30 p.m. until 2:15 p.m. for weekly caucus meetings, voting on amendments to the bill.

July 23, 2018

6:00 p.m. - House Democrats on Trump-Putin Meeting: House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) is joined by Reps. Eliot Engel (D-NY) and Adam Schiff (D-CA) to discuss a resolution introduced condemning statements by President Donald Trump after a meeting in Helsinki with Russian President Vladimir Putin.

July 23, 2018

3:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate proceeds to Executive Session to consider the nomination of Robert L. Wilkie, to be Secretary of Veterans Affairs, voting on confirmation of the nomination, then proceeding to consideration of H.R. 6147 -  Interior-Environment / Financial Services and General Government / Transportation-HUD / Agriculture Minibus Appropriations.

July 23, 2018

12:00 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at noon for morning hour and 2:00 p.m. for legislative business, with votes postponed until 6:30 p.m. One Minutes // Suspensions (20): H.R. 2345 - National Suicide Hotline Improvement Act of 2018, as amended (Rep. Stewart / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 4881 - Precision Agriculture Connectivity Act of 2018, as amended (Rep. Latta / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 5709 - PIRATE Act, as amended (Rep. Lance / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 3994 - ACCESS BROADBAND Act, as amended (Rep. Tonko / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 959 - Title VIII Nursing Workforce Reauthorization Act of 2018, as amended (Rep. Joyce / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 1676 - Palliative Care and Hospice Education and Training Act, as amended (Rep. Engel / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 3728 - EMPOWER Act of 2018, as amended (Rep. Burgess / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 5385 - Dr. Benjy Frances Brooks Children’s Hospital GME Support Reauthorization Act of 2018, as amended (Rep. Gene Green (TX) / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 5954 - Anti-terrorism Clarification Act of 2018, as amended (Rep. Goodlatte / Judiciary) // H.R. 1689 - Private Property Rights Protection Act of 2017 (Rep. Sensenbrenner / Judiciary) // H.R. 4100 - Foundation of the Federal Bar Association Charter Amendments Act of 2017 (Rep. Chabot / Judiciary) // S. 2245 - KIWI Act (Sen. Hirono / Judiciary) // H.R. 2630 - La Paz County Land Conveyance Act, as amended (Rep. Gosar / Natural Resources) // H.R. 1220 - To establish the Adams Memorial Commission to carry out the provisions of Public Law 107-62, and for other purposes, as amended (Rep. Lynch / Natural Resources) // H.R. 3045 - Eastern Legacy Extension Act, as amended (Rep. Messer / Natural Resources) // H.R. 5875 - To amend the Pittman-Robertson Wildlife Restoration Act and the Dingell-Johnson Federal Aid in Sport Fish Restoration Act, to provide parity for United States territories and the District of Columbia, to make technical corrections to such Acts and related laws, and for other purposes, as amended (Rep. Bordallo / Natural Resources) // H.R. 5979 - Mill Springs Battlefield National Monument Act, as amended (Rep. Rogers (KY) / Natural Resources) // H.R. 6077 - National Comedy Center Recognition Act, as amended (Rep. Reed / Natural Resources) // S. 2850 - To amend the White Mountain Apache Tribe Water Rights Quantification Act of 2010 to clarify the use of amounts in the WMAT Settlement Fund (Sen. Flake / Natural Resources) // H.R. 5613 - Quindaro Townsite National Historic Landmark Act, as amended (Rep. Yoder / Natural Resources) // Special Orders

July 19, 2018

3:30 p.m. - Poe on College Sexual Assault: Rep. Ted Poe (R-TX) and current and former Texas A&M survivors to discuss sexual harassment on college campuses.

July 19, 2018

12:30 p.m. - House Democrats on Russian Meddling: House Minority Whip Steny Hoyer (D-MD) and Democrats to introduce the Secure America from Russian Interference Act.

July 19, 2018

12:00 p.m. - Flake & Coons Introduce Russia Resolution: Senators Jeff Flake (R-AZ) and Chris Coons (D-DE) discuss a bipartisan resolution commending the Justice Department for its 2016 investigation of Russia and reaffirming the Federation be held accountable with mandatory sanctions.

July 19, 2018

10:30 a.m. - Pelosi Weekly Briefing: House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) delivers a statement regarding a meeting between President Trump and Russian President Vladimir Putin in Helsinki.

July 19, 2018

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of the nomination of Ryan Wesley Bounds, to be U.S. Circuit Judge for the Ninth Circuit, post-cloture, the nomination withdrawn, later voting on S.RES. 584, resolution regarding the questioning of U.S. officials by the government of Russia.

July 19, 2018

9:15 a.m. - Tariffs’ Effects on Auto Industry: Reps. Drew Ferguson (R-GA), Jackie Walorski (R-IN) and Terri Sewell (D-AL) are joined by Senator Doug Jones (D-AL) and automotive manufacturers to discuss tariff's impact on the industry.

July 19, 2018

9:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets for legislative business. One Minutes // H.Con.Res. 119 - Expressing the sense of Congress that a carbon tax would be detrimental to the United States economy (Closed Rule, One Hour of Debate) (Rep. Scalise / Ways and Means) // Complete Consideration of H.R. 6147 - Department of the Interior, Environment, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2019, Rules Committee Print (Structured Rule) (Rep. Calvert / Appropriations) // Special Orders

July 19, 2018

8:30 a.m. - Chinese Technology Transfer: House Select Committee on Intelligence

July 18, 2018

2:00 p.m. - House Democrats on Trump-Putin Meeting: Reps. Mike Thompson (D-CA), Peter DeFazio (D-OR), Ruben Gallego (D-AZ), Jimmy Panetta (D-CA), Ted Lieu (D-CA) and Anthony Brown (D-MD) discuss a meeting in Helsinki between President Donald Trump and Russian President Vladimir Putin.

July 18, 2018

10:00 a.m. - Shark Research: Senate Commerce Science and Transportation Committee

July 18, 2018

10:00 a.m. - Monetary Policy: House Financial Services Committee

July 18, 2018

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at 10:00 a.m. for morning hour and noon for legislative business. One Minutes // Postponed Suspension Vote: H.R. 1037 - To authorize the National Emergency Medical Services Memorial Foundation to establish a commemorative work in the District of Columbia and its environs, and for other purposes, as amended (Rep. Lynch / Natural Resources) // Suspension: H.Res. 990 - Supporting the officers and personnel who carry out the important mission of the United States Immigration and Customs Enforcement, as amended (Rep. Clay Higgins / Judiciary) // Motion to Go to Conference on H.R. 2 – Agriculture and Nutrition Act of 2018, and Democrat Motion to Instruct Conferees // Continue Consideration of H.R. 6147 - Department of the Interior, Environment, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2019, Rules Committee Print (Structured Rule) (Rep. Calvert / Appropriations) // The Rule provides for no further general debate and makes in order the following amendments: A list of the remaining 46 amendments made in order can be found here. // Postponed Amendment Votes: Rep. Biggs Amendment; Rep. Grijalva Amendment; Rep. O'Halleran Amendment; Rep. Adams Amendment; Rep. Grothman Amendment // Special Orders

July 18, 2018

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate proceeds to Executive Session to resume consideration of the nomination of Andrew S. Oldham, to be U.S. Circuit Judge for the Fifth Circuit, post-cloture, voting on confirmation of the nomination.

July 17, 2018

2:30 p.m. - Senate Democrats Weekly Briefing: Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer (D-NY) and party leaders speak with reporters about a meeting between President Trump and Russian President Vladimir Putin.

July 17, 2018

2:15 p.m. - Senate GOP Weekly Briefing: Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) and party leaders speak with reporters about the NATO alliance, Russian meddling and the Kavanaugh nomination process.

July 17, 2018

10:15 a.m. - House GOP Weekly Briefing: House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-WI) and leaders of the House Republican Conference speak with reporters about the economy and a meeting between President Trump and Russian President Vladimir Putin.

July 17, 2018

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at 10:00 a.m. for morning hour and noon for legislative business. One Minutes // Suspensions (14): House Amendment to S. 717 - POWER Act, as amended (Sen. Sullivan / Judiciary) // H.Res. 995 - Expressing the sense of the House of Representatives that the Nation now faces a more complex and grave set of threats than at any time since the end of World War II, and that the lack of full, on-time funding related to defense activities puts servicemen and servicewomen at risk, harms national security, and aids the adversaries of the United States (Rep. Cheney / Armed Services) // H.Res. 998 - Expressing the sense of the House of Representatives that the United States Marine Corps faces significant readiness challenges and that budgetary uncertainty impedes the Corps’ ability to meet ongoing and unexpected national security threats, putting United States national security at risk (Rep. Gallagher / Armed Services) // H.Res. 994 - Expressing the sense of the House of Representatives that the United States Navy’s total readiness remains in a perilous state due to high operational demands, increased deployment lengths, shortened training periods, and deferred maintenance all while the Navy is asked to “do more with less” as financial support for critical areas waned in the era of sequestration and without consistent Congressional funding (Rep. Wittman / Armed Services) // House Amendment to S. 488 - JOBS and Investor Confidence Act of 2018, as amended (Sen. Toomey / Financial Services) // H.R. 4819 - DELTA Act, as amended (Rep. Fortenberry / Foreign Affairs) // H.R. 3030 - Elie Wiesel Genocide and Atrocities Prevention Act of 2018, as amended (Rep. Wagner / Foreign Affairs) // H.R. 4989 - Protecting Diplomats from Surveillance Through Consumer Devices Act (Rep. Castro / Foreign Affairs) // H.R. 5105 - BUILD Act, as amended (Rep. Yoho / Foreign Affairs) // H.R. 5480 - Women’s Entrepreneurship and Economic Empowerment Act of 2018, as amended (Rep. Royce / Foreign Affairs) // H.R. 1037 - To authorize the National Emergency Medical Services Memorial Foundation to establish a commemorative work in the District of Columbia and its environs, and for other purposes, as amended (Rep. Lynch / Natural Resources) // H.R. 3777 - Juab County Conveyance Act of 2018, as amended (Rep. Love / Natural Resources) // H.R. 4032 - Gila River Indian Community Federal Rights-of-Way, Easements and Boundary Clarification Act, as amended (Rep. O'Halleran / Natural Resources) // H.R. 4645 - East Rosebud Wild and Scenic Rivers Act (Rep. Gianforte / Natural Resources) // H.R. 6147 - Department of the Interior, Environment, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2019, Rules Committee Print (Structured Rule) (Rep. Calvert / Appropriations) // The Rule will provide for one hour of general debate and makes in order the following amendments: A list of the 87 amendments made in order can be found here. // Special Orders

July 17, 2018

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes Executive Session to resume consideration of the nomination of James Blew, to be Assistant Secretary for Planning, Evaluation, and Policy Development, Department of Education, voting on confirmation of the Blew nomination, then voting on the motion to invoke cloture on the nomination of Randal Quarles, to be a Member of the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve, when invoked, proceeding to debate on the Quarles nomination, recessing until 2:15 p.m. for weekly caucus meetings, then voting to confirm Quarles, and on the motion to invoke cloture on the nomination of Andrew S. Oldham, to be U.S. Circuit Judge for the Fifth Circuit, when invoked, proceeding to debate on the Oldham nomination.

July 16, 2018

3:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate proceeds to Executive Session to consider the nomination of Scott Stump, to be Assistant Secretary of Education for Career, Technical, and Adult Education, voting on confirmation of the nomination.

July 16, 2018

2:45 p.m. - Schumer on Trump-Putin Meeting: Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) discusses a meeting in Helsinki between President Donald Trump and Russian President Vladimir Putin.

July 16, 2018

12:00 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets for morning hour and legislative business, with votes postponed until 6:30 p.m. One Minutes // Suspensions (24): H.R. 1376 - Electronic Message Preservation Act of 2017 (Rep. Cummings / Oversight and Government Reform) // H.R. 5415 - GAO-IG Act, as amended (Rep. Walker / Oversight and Government Reform) // H.R. 4446 - To amend the Virgin Islands of the United States Centennial Commission Act to extend the expiration date of the Commission, and for other purposes, as amended (Rep. Plaskett / Oversight and Government Reform) // H.R. 4890 - To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 9801 Apollo Drive in Upper Marlboro, Maryland, as the "Wayne K. Curry Post Office Building" (Rep. Brown / Oversight and Government Reform) // H.R. 5238 - To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 1234 Saint Johns Place in Brooklyn, New York, as the "Major Robert Odell Owens Post Office" (Rep. Clarke / Oversight and Government Reform) // S. 2692 - To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 4558 Broadway in New York, New York, as the "Stanley Michels Post Office Building" (Sen. Gillibrand / Oversight and Government Reform) // H.R. 4407 - To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 3s101 Rockwell Street in Warrenville, Illinois, as the "Corporal Jeffery Allen Williams Post Office Building" (Rep. Hultgren / Oversight and Government Reform) // S. 931 - To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 4910 Brighton Boulevard in Denver, Colorado, as the "George Sakato Post Office" (Sen. Gardner / Oversight and Government Reform) // H.R. 2979 - To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 390 West 5th Street in San Bernardino, California, as the "Jack H. Brown Post Office Building' (Rep. Aguilar / Oversight and Government Reform) // H.R. 4946 - To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 1075 North Tustin Street in Orange, California, as the "Specialist Trevor A. Win’E Post Office" (Rep. Correa / Oversight and Government Reform) // H.R. 5504 - To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 4801 West Van Giesen Street in West Richland, Washington, as the "Sergeant Dietrich Schmieman Post Office Building" (Rep. Newhouse / Oversight and Government Reform) // House Amendment to S. 899 - Veterans Providing Healthcare Transition Improvement Act, as amended (Sen. Hirono / Oversight and Government Reform) // H.R. 3076 - CASES for Constituents Act of 2017, as amended (Rep. Graves (LA) / Oversight and Government Reform) // H.R. 4960 - To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 511 East Walnut Street in Columbia, Missouri, as the "Spc. Sterling William Wyatt Post Office Building" (Rep. Hartzler / Oversight and Government Reform) // H.R. 3230 - To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 915 Center Avenue in Payette, Idaho, as the "Harmon Killebrew Post Office Building" (Rep. Labrador / Oversight and Government Reform) // H.R. 66 - Route 66 Centennial Commission Act, as amended (Rep. Rodney Davis (IL) / Transportation and Infrastructure) // H.R. 3906 - Innovative Stormwater Infrastructure Act of 2018, as amended (Rep. Heck / Transportation and Infrastructure) // H.R. 5772 - To designate the J. Marvin Jones Federal Building and Courthouse in Amarillo, Texas, as the "J. Marvin Jones Federal Building and Mary Lou Robinson United States Courthouse" (Rep. Thornberry / Transportation and Infrastructure) // H.R. 3460 - To designate the United States courthouse located at 323 East Chapel Hill Street in Durham, North Carolina, as the "John Hervey Wheeler United States Courthouse", as amended (Rep. Butterfield / Transportation and Infrastructure) // S. 2734 - To designate the Federal building and United States courthouse located at 1300 Victoria Street in Laredo, Texas, as the "George P. Kazen Federal Building and United States Courthouse" (Sen. Cornyn / Transportation and Infrastructure) // H.R. 5846 - Promoting Flood Risk Mitigation Act, as amended (Rep. Blumenauer / Transportation and Infrastructure) // S. 490 - To reinstate and extend the deadline for commencement of construction of a hydroelectric project involving the Gibson Dam (Sen. Daines / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 5333 - Over-the-Counter Monograph Safety, Innovation, and Reform Act of 2018, as amended (Rep. Latta / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 5554 - Animal Drug and Animal Generic Drug User Fee Amendments of 2018, as amended (Rep. Mullin / Energy and Commerce) // Special Orders

July 13, 2018

9:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets for legislative business. One Minutes // H.R. 50 - Unfunded Mandates Information and Transparency Act of 2017 (Structured Rule) (Rep. Foxx / Oversight and Government Reform) // The Rule provides for one hour of general debate and makes in order the following amendments: Rep. Watson Coleman Amendment (10 minutes); Reps. Raskin / Foxx Amendment (10 minutes); Rep. Vargas Amendment (10 minutes); Rep. Connolly Amendment (10 minutes) // Special Orders

July 12, 2018

11:30 a.m. - Ryan Weekly Briefing: House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-WI) speaks with reporters.

July 12, 2018

10:30 a.m. - Pelosi Weekly Briefing: House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) speaks with reporters.

July 12, 2018

10:00 a.m. - 2016 Investigations Review: House Judiciary Committee / Oversight and Government Reform Committee

July 12, 2018

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at 10:00 a.m. for morning hour and noon for legislative business. One Minutes // H.R. 6237 - Matthew Young Pollard Intelligence Authorization Act for Fiscal Years 2018 and 2019, Rules Committee Print (Structured Rule) (Rep. Nunes / Intelligence) // The Rule provides for one hour of general debate and makes in order the following amendments: Rep. Keating Amendment (10 minutes); Rep. Schneider Amendment (10 minutes); Rep. Jackson Lee Amendment (10 minutes); Rep. Vargas Amendment (10 minutes); Reps. Torres / Wagner Amendment (10 minutes); Rep. Hastings Amendment (10 minutes); Reps. Schneider / Meadows / Torres / Sinema Amendment (10 minutes); Reps. Bera / Connolly / Garamendi / Larsen Amendment (10 minutes); Reps. Joe Kennedy Amendment (10 minutes); Reps. Rice / King (NY) Amendment (10 minutes); Rep. Lipinski Amendment (10 minutes); Rep. Davidson Amendment (10 minutes)  // H.R. 3281 - Reclamation Title Transfer and Non-Federal Infrastructure Incentivization Act (Closed Rule, One Hour of Debate) (Rep. Lamborn / Natural Resources) // Special Orders

July 12, 2018

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes Executive Session to consider the nomination of Paul C. Ney, to be Counsel of the Department of Defense, post-cloture, voting on confirmation of the nomination.

July 11, 2018

10:30 a.m. - Senate Democrats on Kavanaugh, Health Care: Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) is joined by Senators Patty Murray (D-WA), Ron Wyden (D-OR), Chris Murphy (D-CT) and Chris Van Hollen (D-MD) to discuss health care litigation and the Supreme Court nomination of Judge Brett Kavanaugh.

July 11, 2018

10:00 a.m. - House GOP Weekly Briefing: House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-WI) and leaders of the House Republican Conference speak with reporters about the economy since tax reform, President Trump at a NATO summit and an FBI lawyer's refusal to be deposed.

July 11, 2018

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at 10:00 a.m. for morning hour and noon for legislative business. One Minutes // Suspension: H.R. 2075 - Crooked River Ranch Fire Protection Act (Rep. Walden / Natural Resources) // H.R. 200 - Strengthening Fishing Communities and Increasing Flexibility in Fisheries Management Act (Structured Rule) (Rep. Young (AK) / Natural Resources) // The Rule provides for one hour of general debate and makes in order the following amendments: Reps. Young (AK) / Graves (LA) Amendment (10 minutes); Reps. Courtney / Zeldin Amendment (10 minutes); Reps. Langevin / Cicilline Amendment (10 minutes); Reps. Huffman / Hastings Amendment (10 minutes); Reps. Frankel / Webster Amendment (10 minutes); Rep. Garrett Graves Amendment (10 minutes); Rep. Keating Amendment #1 (10 minutes); Rep. Poliquin Amendment (10 minutes); Rep. Lee Zeldin Amendment (10 minutes); Rep. Keating Amendment # 2 (10 minutes); Rep. Matt Gaetz Amendment (10 minutes) // Special Orders

July 11, 2018

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate proceeds to Executive Session to resume consideration of the nomination of Brian Allen Benczkowski, to be an Assistant Attorney General, post-cloture, proceeding to legislative session to consider the House message accompanying H.R. 5895, minibus appropriations, voting on the compound motion to go to conference with respect to the bill and possible motions to instruct conferees, then resuming Executive Session to vote on confirmation of the Benczkowski nomination; and on the motion to invoke cloture on the nomination of Paul C. Ney, to be Counsel of the Department of Defense, when invoked, proceeding to debate on the Ney nomination.

July 10, 2018

2:15 p.m. - Senate Democrats Weekly Briefing: Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer (D-NY) and party leaders speak with reporters about the nomination of Judge Brett Kavanaugh to the Supreme Court and the Mueller probe.

July 10, 2018

2:15 p.m. - Senate GOP Weekly Briefing: Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) and party leaders speak with reporters about the nomination of Judge Brett Kavanaugh to the Supreme Court.

July 10, 2018

12:00 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at noon for morning hour and 2:00 p.m. for legislative business, with votes postponed until 6:30 p.m. One Minutes // Suspensions (16): H.R. 5729 - Transportation Worker Identification Credential Accountability Act of 2018 (Rep. Katko / Transportation and Infrastructure) // H.R. 6139 - Improving Investment Research for Small and Emerging Issuers Act (Rep. Huizenga / Financial Services) // H.R. 1861 - The Larry Doby Congressional Gold Medal Act (Rep. Renacci / Financial Services) // H.R. 5749 - Options Markets Stability Act, as amended (Rep. Hultgren / Financial Services) // H.R. 5877 - Main Street Growth Act, as amended (Rep. Emmer / Financial Services) // H.R. 5953 - BUILD Act (Rep. Loudermilk / Financial Services) // H.R. 5970 - Modernizing Disclosures for Investors Act, as amended (Rep. Wagner / Financial Services) // H.R. 4537 - International Insurance Standards Act of 2018 (Rep. Duffy / Financial Services) // H.R. 5793 - Housing Choice Voucher Mobility Demonstration Act of 2018 (Rep. Duffy / Financial Services) // H.R. 5626 - Intercountry Adoption Information Act of 2018 (Rep. Collins (GA) / Foreign Affairs) // H.R. 2259 - Sam Farr and Nick Castle Peace Corps Enhancement Act of 2018, as amended (Rep. Poe / Foreign Affairs) // H.Res. 644 - Strongly condemning the slave auctions of migrants and refugees in Libya, and for other purposes, as amended (Rep. Bass / Foreign Affairs) // H.R. 1700 - SCORE for Small Business Act of 2018, as amended (Rep. Adams / Small Business) // H.R. 2655 - Small Business Innovation Protection Act of 2017 (Rep. Evans / Small Business) // Special Orders

July 10, 2018

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of the nomination of Mark Jeremy Bennett, to be U.S. Circuit Judge for the Ninth Circuit, post-cloture, recessing from 12:30 p.m. until 2:15 p.m. for weekly caucus meetings, then voting on confirmation of the nomination; and on the motion to invoke cloture on the nomination of Brian Allen Benczkowski, to be an Assistant Attorney General, when invoked, proceeding to debate on the motion.

July 9, 2018

3:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate proceeds to Executive Session to resume consideration of the nomination of Mark Jeremy Bennett, to be U.S. Circuit Judge for the Ninth Circuit, voting on the motion to invoke cloture on the nomination, when invoked, proceeding to debate.

July 6, 2018

10:30 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets in a pro forma session.

July 5, 2018

1:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate meets in a pro forma session.

July 3, 2018

11:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets in a pro forma session.

July 3, 2018

9:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate meets in a pro forma session.

June 29, 2018

9:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets in a pro forma session.

June 29, 2018

8:30 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate meets in a pro forma session.

June 28, 2018

10:30 a.m. - Pelosi Weekly Briefing: House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) speaks with reporters.

June 28, 2018

9:45 a.m. - House Democrats on Immigration: Rep. Karen Bass (D-CA) and others discuss immigrant family reunification.

June 28, 2018

9:30 a.m. - 2016 Investigations Review: House Judiciary Committee

June 28, 2018

9:30 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of H.R. 2 - Agriculture and Nutrition Act of 2018, considering the substitute amendment and motions to invoke cloture on the amendment and the underlying bill.

June 28, 2018

9:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets for legislative business. One Minutes // Motion to Conference on H.R. 5895 - Energy and Water Development and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2019 // H.Res. 970 - Insisting that the Department of Justice fully comply with the requests, including subpoenas, of the Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence and the subpoena issued by the Committee on the Judiciary relating to potential violations of the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act by personnel of the Department of Justice and related matters (Closed Rule, One Hour of Debate) (Rep. Meadows / Judiciary) // Complete Consideration of H.R. 6157 - Department of Defense Appropriations Act, 2019, Rules Committee Print (Structured Rule) (Rep. Granger / Appropriations) // Postponed Amendment Votes: Rep. Gallagher Amendment #1; Rep. Gallagher Amendment #2; Rep. Clark Amendment; Rep. Foster Amendment; Rep. Courtney Amendment // Special Orders

June 27, 2018

2:30 p.m. - State Dept Budget: Senate Appropriations Committee, State Foreign Operations and Related Programs Subcommittee

June 27, 2018

2:00 p.m. - House GOP on Immigration Reform: Rep. Jeff Denham (R-CA) is joined by House Republicans to discuss immigration reform bills defeated by the House.

June 27, 2018

12:00 p.m. - Senate Democrats on Immigrant Family Separation: Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) and Senators Dick Durbin (D-IL), Tom Carper (D-DE), Bob Menendez (D-NJ), Heidi Heitkamp (D-ND) and Richard Blumenthal (D-CT) introduce a bill to address the Central American migrant crisis.

June 27, 2018

10:00 a.m. - Senate Democrats Weekly Briefing: House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) is joined by House Democrats and activists to discuss protecting those with pre-existing conditions.

June 27, 2018

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at 10:00 a.m. for morning hour and noon for legislative business. One Minutes // Suspensions (5): H.R. 5345 - ALSTAR Act (Rep. Brooks (AL) / Science, Space, and Technology) // H.R. 5346 - Commercial Space Support Vehicle Act (Rep. Posey / Science, Space, and Technology) // H.R. 5905 - Department of Energy Science and Innovation Act of 2018, as amended (Rep. Weber / Science, Space, and Technology) // H.R. 5906 - ARPA-E Act of 2018 (Rep. Lucas / Science, Space, and Technology) // H.R. 5907 - NIMBLE Act (Rep. Hultgren / Science, Space, and Technology) // Motion to Go to Conference on H.R. 5515 – National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2018 / Democrat Motion to Instruct Conferees // Complete Consideration of H.R. 6136 - Border Security and Immigration Reform Act (Closed Rule) (Rep. Goodlatte / Judiciary / Homeland Security) // Complete Consideration of H.R. 6157 - Department of Defense Appropriations Act, 2019, Rules Committee Print (Structured Rule) (Rep. Granger / Appropriations) // Postponed Amendment Votes: Rep. Langevin Amendment; Rep. Poe Amendment // The Rule provides for no further general debate and makes in order remaining amendments, here. // Special Orders

June 27, 2018

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of the motion to proceed to H.R. 2 - Agriculture and Nutrition Act of 2018, adopting the motion, debating pending amendments to the bill.

June 26, 2018

2:30 p.m. - Senate Democrats Weekly Briefing: Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer (D-NY) and party leaders speak with reporters.

June 26, 2018

2:15 p.m. - Senate GOP Weekly Briefing: Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) and party leaders speak with reporters about a Supreme Court decision on the travel ban, appropriations success and immigration reform.

June 26, 2018

10:00 a.m. - House GOP Weekly Briefing: House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-WI) and House Republican Conference leaders speak with reporters about tax reform and the economy, defense spending, immigration reform and family separation, and civility in political discourse.

June 26, 2018

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at 10:00 a.m. for morning hour and noon for legislative business. One Minutes // Suspension: H.R. 5841 - Foreign Investment Risk Review Modernization Act of 2018, as amended (Rep. Robert Pittenger / Foreign Affairs / Financial Services) // H.R. 2083 - Endangered Salmon and Fisheries Predation Prevention Act, Rules Committee Print (Structured Rule) (Rep. Jaime Herrera Beutler / Natural Resources) // The Rule provides for one hour of general debate and makes in order the following amendments: Reps. Kilmer / Heck Amendment (10 minutes); Rep. Huffman Amendment (10 minutes); Rep. Vargas Amendment (10 minutes) // Begin Consideration of H.R. 6157 - Department of Defense Appropriations Act, 2019, Rules Committee Print (Structured Rule) (Rep. Granger / Appropriations) // The Rule provides for one hour of general debate and makes in order amendments, seen here. Further amendments will be considered pursuant to an additional Rule later this week. // Special Orders

June 26, 2018

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of the motion to proceed to H.R. 2 - Agriculture and Nutrition Act of 2018, recessing from 12:30 p.m. until 2:15 p.m. for weekly caucus meetings.

June 26, 2018

8:00 a.m. - Former Members Day: The U.S. Association of Former Members of Congress gathers for its 48th Annual Meeting.

June 25, 2018

3:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of H.R. 5895 - Energy and Water, Legislative Branch, and Military Construction and Veterans Affairs Appropriations Act, 2019, voting on passage of the bill, as amended; and on the motion to invoke cloture on the motion to proceed to H.R. 2 - Agriculture and Nutrition Act of 2018, if invoked, proceeding to debate on the motion.

June 25, 2018

12:00 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at noon for morning hour and 2:00 p.m. for legislative business, with votes postponed until 6:30 p.m. One Minutes // Suspensions (20): H.R. 5783 - Cooperate with Law Enforcement Agencies and Watch Act of 2018, as amended (Rep. Hill / Financial Services) // H.R. 435 - Credit Access and Inclusion Act of 2017, as amended (Rep. Ellison / Financial Services) // H.R. 4294 - Prevention of Private Information Dissemination Act of 2017, as amended (Rep. Kustoff / Financial Services) // H.R. 6069 - FIND Trafficking Act, as amended (Rep. Vargas / Financial Services) // H.R. 5094 - Enhancing Suspicious Activity Reporting Initiative Act, as amended (Rep. King (NY) / Homeland Security) // H.R. 5081 - Surface Transportation Security and Technology Accountability Act of 2018 (Rep. Katko / Homeland Security) // H.R. 5730 - Transportation Security Technology Innovation Reform Act of 2018, as amended (Rep. Katko / Homeland Security) // H.R. 5766 - Securing Public Areas of Transportation Facilities Act of 2018 (Rep. Payne / Homeland Security) // H.R. 5733 - DHS Industrial Control Systems Capabilities Enhancement Act of 2018, as amended (Rep. Bacon / Homeland Security) // H.R. 5206 - OBIM Authorization Act of 2018, as amended (Rep. McSally / Homeland Security) // H.R. 5207 - IAP Authorization Act of 2018, as amended (Rep. McSally / Homeland Security) // H.R. 5751 - To redesignate Golden Spike National Historic Site and to establish the Transcontinental Railroad Network, as amended (Rep. Bishop (UT) / Natural Resources) // H.R. 221 - Hydrographic Services Improvement Amendments Act, as amended (Rep. Young (AK) / Natural Resources) // H.R. 805 - Tulare Youth Recreation and Women’s History Enhancement Act (Rep. Nunes / Natural Resources) // H.R. 857 - California Off-Road Recreation and Conservation Act, as amended (Rep. Cook / Natural Resources) // H.R. 3392 - Lake Bistineau Land Title Stability Act, as amended (Rep. Johnson (LA) / Natural Resources) // H.R. 4257 - Advancing Conservation and Education Act, as amended (Rep. Stewart / Natural Resources) // H.R. 1791 - Mountains to Sound Greenway National Heritage Act, as amended (Rep. Reichert / Natural Resources) // H.R. 299 - Blue Water Navy Vietnam Veterans Act of 2018, as amended (Rep. Valadao / Veterans Affairs) // H.R. 4528 - To make technical amendments to certain marine fish conservation statutes, and for other purposes (Rep. Soto / Natural Resources) // Special Orders

June 22, 2018

9:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets for legislative business. One Minutes // H.R. 6 - SUPPORT for Patients and Communities Act, Rules Committee Print (Structured Rule) (Rep. Walden / Energy and Commerce / Ways and Means) // The Rule provides for one hour of general debate and makes in order the following amendments: Reps. Walden / Pallone / Brady / Neal Amendment (10 minutes); Reps. Dunn / Marshall / Harris / Roe Amendment (10 minutes); Reps. Barton / Meadows / Kuster Amendment (10 minutes); Rep. Curtis Amendment (10 minutes); Reps. Keating / Rothfus Amendment (10 minutes); Rep. Meadows Amendment (10 minutes); Rep. Waters Amendment (10 minutes); Reps. Turner / Kuster Amendment (10 minutes) // Special Orders

June 21, 2018

11:30 a.m. - Ryan Weekly Briefing: House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-WI) speaks with reporters about the economy, immigration reform and family separation, and oversight requests from the Justice Department.

June 21, 2018

10:45 a.m. - Pelosi Weekly Briefing: House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) speaks with reporters about immigration reform, family separation and the individual health insurance mandate.

June 21, 2018

9:45 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of H.R. 5895 - Energy and Water, Legislative Branch, and Military Construction and Veterans Affairs Appropriations Act, 2019, voting on amendments pending to the bill.

June 21, 2018

9:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at 9:00 a.m. for morning and 10:00 a.m. for legislative business. One Minutes // H.R. 4760 - Securing America's Future Act (Closed Rule, One Hour of Debate) (Rep. Goodlatte / Judiciary / Homeland Security) // H.R. 6136 - Border Security and Immigration Reform Act (Closed Rule, One Hour of Debate) (Rep. Goodlatte / Judiciary / Homeland Security) // Complete Consideration of H.R. 2 - Agriculture and Nutrition Act of 2018 (Structured Rule) (Rep. Conaway / Agriculture) // Special Orders

June 20, 2018

3:00 p.m. - House Democrats on Tax Reform: House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) is joined by House Democrats to discuss the fiscal 2019 budget resolution and six months since passage of the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act.

June 20, 2018

10:00 a.m. - House GOP Weekly Briefing: House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-WI) and House Republican Conference leaders speak with reporters about immigration reform, family separation, tax reform and the economy.

June 20, 2018

9:30 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of H.R. 5895 - Energy and Water, Legislative Branch, and Military Construction and Veterans Affairs Appropriations Act, 2019, voting on amendments pending to the bill.

June 20, 2018

9:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at 9:00 a.m. for morning and 10:00 a.m. for legislative business. One Minutes //  Suspension: H.R. 5925 - CRISIS Act, as amended (Rep. Gowdy / Oversight and Government Reform) // H.R. 6082 - Overdose Prevention and Patient Safety Act, Rules Committee Print (Closed Rule, One Hour of Debate) (Rep. Mullin / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 5797 - IMD CARE Act (Structured Rule) (Sponsored by Rep. Mimi Walters / Energy and Commerce) // The Rule provides for one hour of general debate and makes in order the following amendments: Rep. Rush Amendment (10 minutes); Rep. Kildee Amendment (10 minutes); Rep. Fitzpatrick Amendment (10 minutes) // Special Orders

June 19, 2018

2:30 p.m. - Senate Democrats Weekly Briefing: Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer (D-NY) and party leaders speak with reporters about ending immigrant family separation.

June 19, 2018

2:15 p.m. - Senate GOP Weekly Briefing: Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) and party leaders speak with reporters about addressing immigrant family separation.

June 19, 2018

12:00 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at noon for morning hour and 2:00 p.m. for legislative business, with votes postponed until 6:30 p.m. One Minutes // Suspensions (18): H.R. 3192 - CHIP Mental Health Parity Act, as amended (Rep. Kennedy / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 4005 - Medicaid Reentry Act, as amended (Rep. Tonko / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 5687 - SOUND Disposal and Packaging Act, as amended (Rep. Hudson / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 5796 - REACH OUT Act of 2018, as amended (Rep. Fitzpatrick / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 5605 - Advancing High Quality Treatment for Opioid Use Disorders in Medicare Act, as amended (Rep. Ruiz / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 5801 - Medicaid PARTNERSHIP Act, as amended (Rep. Griffith / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 5811 - To amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act with respect to post approval study requirements for certain controlled substances, and for other purposes (Rep. McNerney / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 6042 - To amend title XIX of the Social Security Act to delay the reduction in Federal medical assistance percentage for Medicaid personal care services furnished without an electronic visit verification system, and for other purposes, as amended (Rep. Guthrie / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 5590 - Opioid Addiction Action Plan Act (Rep. Kinzinger / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 6110 - Dr. Todd Graham Pain Management, Treatment, and Recovery Act of 2018 (Rep. Walorski / Ways and Means) // H.R. 5774 - COACH Act of 2018, as amended (Rep. Curbelo / Ways and Means) // H.R. 5775 - PROPER Act of 2018, as amended (Rep. Paulsen / Ways and Means) // H.R. 5773 - PASS Act of 2018, as amended (Rep. Roskam / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 5676 - SENIOR Communities Protection Act of 2018, as amended (Rep. MacArthur / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 5723 - Expanding Oversight of Opioid Prescribing and Payment Act of 2018, as amended (Rep. Tenney / Ways and Means) // H.R. 4991 - Supporting Research and Development for First Responders Act, as amended (Rep. Donovan / Homeland Security) // H.R. 5762 - Joint Task Force to Combat Opioid Trafficking Act of 2018, as amended (Rep. Langevin / Homeland Security) // H.R. 4627 - Shielding Public Spaces from Vehicular Terrorism Act, as amended (Rep. Donovan / Homeland Security) // Special Orders

June 19, 2018

10:00 a.m. - Justice IG Report on 2016 Investigations: House Judiciary Committee / Oversight and Government Reform Committee

June 19, 2018

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of H.R. 5895 - Energy and Water, Legislative Branch, and Military Construction and Veterans Affairs Appropriations Act, 2019, recessing from 12:30 p.m. until 2:15 p.m. for weekly caucus meetings.

June 18, 2018

3:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of H.R. 5515 - National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2019, post-cloture, entertaining a budget point of order against amendment #2822, as amended, voting on the motion to waive the point of order, passage of the bill, as amended, and on the motion to invoke cloture on the motion to proceed to H.R. 5895 - Energy and Water, Legislative Branch, and Military Construction and Veterans Affairs Appropriations Act, 2019.

June 18, 2018

2:00 p.m. - Justice IG Report on 2016 Investigations: Senate Judiciary Committee

June 15, 2018

10:00 a.m. - Russia Policy Briefing: Helsinki Commission on Security and Cooperation in Europe

June 15, 2018

9:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets for legislative business. One Minutes // H.R. 2851 - Stop the Importation and Trafficking of Synthetic Analogues Act of 2017, Rules Committee Print (Structured Rule) (Rep. Katko / Judiciary Committee / Energy  and Commerce) // The Rule provides for one hour of general debate and makes in order the following amendments: Reps. Griffith / Raskin / Jackson Lee Amendment (10 minutes); Rep. Jackson Lee Amendment (10 minutes); Rep. Sean Patrick Maloney Amendment (10 minutes); Rep. Thornberry Amendment (10 minutes) // Special Orders

June 14, 2018

4:15 p.m. - Democrats on Justice IG Report: Senators Chuck Schumer (D-NY) and Dianne Feinstein (D-CA) are joined by House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) and House committee leaders to discuss a report by the Justice Department’s Inspector General on 2016 investigations.

June 14, 2018

10:45 a.m. - Pelosi Weekly Briefing: House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) speaks with reporters about pre-existing conditions protections, immigrant family separation and a reform effort by Republicans.

June 14, 2018

10:30 a.m. - Ryan Weekly Briefing: House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-WI) speaks with reporters about a legislative package to address opioid drug abuse and immigration bills set for consideration.

June 14, 2018

10:15 a.m. - Digital Advertising: House Energy and Commerce Committee, Digital Commerce and Consumer Protection Subcommittee

June 14, 2018

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at 10:00 a.m. for morning hour and noon for legislative business. One Minutes // H.R. 5788 - Securing the International Mail Against Opioids Act of 2018 (Closed Rule, One Hour of Debate) (Rep. Bishop (MI) / Ways and Means) // H.R. 5735 - Transitional Housing for Recovery in Viable Environments Demonstration Program Act, Rules Committee Print (Structured Rule) (Rep. Barr / Financial Services) // The Rule provides for one hour of general debate and makes in order the following amendments: Rep. Barr Amendment (10 minutes); Reps. Rohrabacher / Barr Amendment (10 minutes); Rep. Moore Amendment (10 minutes); Rep. Biggs Amendment (10 minutes) // Special Orders

June 14, 2018

9:30 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of H.R. 5515 - National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2019, voting on the motion to invoke cloture on the Toomey amendment #2700 (Congressional review of the Committee on Foreign Investment in the United States), if not invoked, immediately proceeding to a vote on the motion to invoke cloture on Inhofe substitute amendment #2282, as modified, if invoked, proceeding to debate, post-cloture on the substitute amendment.

June 13, 2018

12:00 p.m. - House Democrats on Health Care: House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) is joined by Rep. Steny Hoyer (D-MD) and others to discuss protecting patients with pre-existing conditions.

June 13, 2018

11:30 a.m. - House Democrats on Immigration Reform: Reps. Judy Chu (D-CA), Jim Costa (D-CA), Jimmy Gomez (D-CA) and Barbara Lee (D-CA) discuss immigration reform and preserving DACA.

June 13, 2018

11:15 a.m. - House Democrats Weekly Briefing: House Democratic Caucus Chairman Joe Crowley (D-NY) and Vice Chair Linda Sanchez (D-CA) speak with reporters after a weekly meeting about immigration bills expected on the floor, healthcare and Trump foreign policy.

June 13, 2018

10:00 a.m. - House GOP Weekly Briefing: House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-WI) and House Republican Conference leaders speak with reporters after a weekly meeting about legislation to combat the nation's opioid crisis and an immigration reform effort.

June 13, 2018

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at 10:00 a.m. for morning hour and noon for legislative business. One Minutes // Suspensions (11): H.R. 5294 - Treating Barriers to Prosperity Act of 2018 (Rep. Barletta / Transportation and Infrastructure) // H.R. 5752 - Stop Illicit Drug Importation Act of 2018, as amended (Rep. Blackburn / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 4655 - CREEPER Act of 2017 (Rep. Donovan / Judiciary) // H.R. 6902 - REGROUP Act of 2018 (Rep. Rothfus / Judiciary) // H.R. 5889 - Recognizing Early Childhood Trauma Related to Substance Abuse Act of 2018 (Rep. Brat / Education and the Workforce) // H.R. 5890 - Assisting States’ Implementation of Plans of Safe Care Act (Rep. Garrett / Education and the Workforce) // H.R. 5891 - Improving the Federal Response to Families Impacted by Substance Use Disorder Act (Rep. Grothman / Education and the Workforce) // H.R. 5892 - To establish an Advisory Committee on Opioids and the Workplace to advise the Secretary of Labor on actions the Department of Labor can take to address the impact of opioid abuse on the workplace (Rep. Lewis (MN) / Education and the Workforce) // House Amendment to S. 1091 - Supporting Grandparents Raising Grandchildren Act (Sen. Collins / Education and the Workforce) // H.R. 2147 - Veterans Treatment Court Improvement Act of 2018, as amended (Rep. Coffman / Veterans Affairs) // H.R. 4635 - To direct the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to increase the number of peer-to-peer counselors providing counseling for women veterans, and for other purposes, as amended (Rep. Coffman / Veterans Affairs) // Special Orders

June 13, 2018

9:30 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of H.R. 5515National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2019.

June 12, 2018

2:15 p.m. - Senate Democrats Weekly Briefing: Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer (D-NY) and party leaders speak with reporters about health care and an agreement between the United States and North Korea.

June 12, 2018

2:30 p.m. - Senate GOP Weekly Briefing: Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) and party leaders speak with reporters about health care and an agreement between the United States and North Korea.

June 12, 2018

12:00 p.m. - Senate Democrats on Family Separation: Senators Dianne Feinstein (D-CA), Richard Durbin (D-IL), Richard Blumenthal (D-CT), and Jeff Merkley (D-OR) introduce the Keep Families Together Act.

June 12, 2018

12:00 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at noon for morning hour and 2:00 p.m. for legislative business, with votes postponed until 6:30 p.m. One Minutes // Suspensions (26): H.R. 449 - Synthetic Drug Awareness Act of 2018, as amended (Rep. Jeffries / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 3331 - To amend title XI of the Social Security Act to promote testing of incentive payments for behavioral health providers for adoption and use of certified electronic health record technology, as amended (Rep. Jenkins (KS) / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 4284 - INFO Act, as amended (Rep. Latta / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 4684 - Ensuring Access to Quality Sober Living Act of 2018, as amended (Rep. Chu / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 5002 - ACE Research Act (Rep. Dingell / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 5009 - Jessie's Law, as amended (Rep. Walberg / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 5041 - Safe Disposal of Unused Medication Act, as amended (Rep. Walberg / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 5102 - Substance Use Disorder Workforce Loan Repayment Act of 2018 (Rep. Clark / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 5176 - Preventing Overdoses While in Emergency Rooms Act, as amended (Rep. McKinley / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 5197 - ALTO Act, as amended (Rep. Pascrell / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 5202 - Ensuring Patient Access to Substance Use Disorder Treatments Act of 2018 (Rep. Costello / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 5228 - SCREEN Act, as amended (Rep. Pallone / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 5261 - TEACH to Combat Addiction Act of 2018, as amended (Rep. Johnson (OH) / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 5272 - To ensure that programs and activities that are funded by a grant, cooperative agreement, loan, or loan guarantee from the Department of Health and Human Services, and whose purpose is to prevent or treat a mental health or substance use disorder, are evidence-based, as amended (Rep. Stivers / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 5327 - Comprehensive Opioid Recovery Centers Act of 2018, as amended (Rep. Guthrie / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 5329 - Poison Center Network Enhancement Act of 2018, as amended (Rep. Brooks (IN) / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 5353 - Eliminating Opioid Related Infectious Diseases Act of 2018, as amended (Rep. Lance / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 5473 - Better Pain Management Through Better Data Act of 2018, as amended (Rep. Comstock / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 5483 - Special Registration for Telemedicine Clarification Act of 2018, as amended (Rep. Carter (GA) / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 5582 - Abuse Deterrent Access Act of 2018, as amended (Rep. Carter (GA) / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 5583 - To amend title XI of the Social Security Act to require States to annually report on certain adult health quality measures, and for other purposes (Rep. Clarke / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 5587 - Peer Support Communities of Recovery Act, as amended (Rep. Luján / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 5685 - Medicare Opioid Safety Education Act of 2018 (Rep. Faso / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 5800 - Medicaid IMD ADDITIONAL INFO Act (Rep. Upton / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 5812 - CONNECTIONS Act (Rep. Griffith / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 4275 - Empowering Pharmacists in the Fight Against Opioid Abuse Act, as amended (Rep. DeSaulnier / Energy and Commerce) // Special Orders

June 12, 2018

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of H.R. 5515National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2019, recessing from 12:30 p.m. until 2:15 p.m. for weekly caucus meetings.

June 11, 2018

3:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of the motion to proceed to