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November 26, 2021

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

November 26, 2021

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

November 23, 2021

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

November 23, 2021

8:15 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate meets in a pro forma session.

November 19, 2021

10:00 a.m. - House Democrats on Build Back Better Act: House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) is joined by Majority Leader Steny Hoyer (D-MD), Majority Whip Jim Clyburn (D-SC), Assistant Speaker Katherine Clark (D-MA), committee chairs and others to mark initial passage of the Build Back Better Act by the House under reconciliation procedures.

November 19, 2021

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of the motion to proceed to H.R. 4350 - National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2022, post-cloture.

November 19, 2021

8:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets for legislative business. Complete Consideration of H.R. 5376 - Build Back Better Act (Rep. Yarmuth / Budget / Ways and Means) // Special Orders

November 18, 2021

2:30 p.m. - House Democrats on Immigration in Build Back Better: Reps. Joaquin Castro (D-TX), Veronica Escobar (D-TX) and others discuss immigrant protections in the Build Back Act ahead of planned initial passage vote by the House.

November 18, 2021

1:15 p.m. - House GOP on Vaccine Mandates: Rep. Fred Keller (R-PA) is joined by House Republicans to discuss his Congressional Review Act disapproval resolution to end vaccine mandates after Fifth Circuit paused OSHA mandate on businesses with over 100 employees.

November 18, 2021

12:00 p.m. - Senate GOP on Energy Prices: Senator John Barrasso (R-WY) is joined by Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) and others to discuss rising home heating bills amid economic inflation and related policy concerns.

November 18, 2021

11:30 a.m. - McCarthy Weekly: House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-CA) speaks with reporters about Democrats' management of the House, political prospects for Republicans, the Build Back Better Act and perceptions of decorum in the House.

November 18, 2021

11:30 a.m. - Semiconductor Manufacturing: Senators John Cornyn (R-TX) and Mark Warner (D-VA) join members of the Problem Solvers Caucus discuss funding initiative to promote domestic chip manufacturing to compete with China and prospects for legislating on the issue in the defense authorization.

November 18, 2021

11:00 a.m. - Cotton on Beijing Olympics: Senator Tom Cotton (R-AR) suggests boycotting 2022 Winter Olympic Games to be held in China on national security, human rights grounds.

November 18, 2021

11:00 a.m. - Pelosi Weekly: House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) speaks with reporters about features and prospects for the Build Back Better Act under budget reconciliation procedure as Thanksgiving approaches, messaging and mobilization following floor action on the bill.

November 18, 2021

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets for legislative business. One Minutes // H.R. 5376 - Build Back Better Act (Closed Rule, Two Hours of Debate) (Rep. Yarmuth / Budget / Ways and Means) // Postponed Suspension Votes // Special Orders

November 18, 2021

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of the motion to proceed to H.R. 4350 - National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2022, post-cloture.

November 18, 2021

9:30 a.m. - Omarova Nomination: Senate Banking Housing and Urban Affairs Committee

November 17, 2021

1:30 p.m. - House GOP on Biden Agenda: House Republican Conference Chair Elise Stefanik (R-NY), Minority Whip Steve Scalise (R-LA), Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-CA) and others criticize the Biden administration.

November 17, 2021

12:00 p.m. - Senate GOP on Thanksgiving & the Economy: Senator Mike Boozman (R-AR) and Senate Republicans discuss economic causes including supply chain issues, energy, food stock and shipping costs of Thanksgiving resulting from inflation.

November 17, 2021

10:00 a.m. - Democrats on Build Back Better Climate Action: House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) joins Democratic Caucus Chair Hakeem Jeffries (D-NY), Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY), Senators Tina Smith (D-MN), Ed Markey (D-MA) and others to discuss climate change investments in the Build Back Better Act.

November 17, 2021

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. 789 - Censuring Representative Paul Gosar (Closed Rule, One Hour of Debate) (Rep. Speier / Ethics) // Special Orders

November 17, 2021

9:30 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of the nomination of Brian Eddie Nelson, to be Under Secretary of the Treasury for Terrorism and Financial Crimes, voting on the motion to invoke cloture on the nomination, and on the motion to invoke cloture on the motion to proceed to H.R. 4350 - National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2022; if invoked, proceeding to consideration of the bill.

November 16, 2021

2:15 p.m. - Senate Democrats Weekly: Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) and caucus leaders speak with reporters about enactment of the Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act the day before, considering the fiscal 2022 defense authorization, amending the bill with the U.S. Innovation and Competition Act and a war powers repeal, legislative path for the Build Back Better Act, appropriations and the debt limit.

November 16, 2021

2:00 p.m. - Senate GOP Weekly: Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) and caucus leaders speak with reporters about fiscal impacts and features of the Build Back Better Act, economic inflation's impact on Thanksgiving and winter energy needs, and prospects for fiscal 2022 appropriations.

November 16, 2021

1:30 p.m. - House Democrats on Reparations: Rep. Sheila Jackson Lee (D-TX) is joined by Reps. Jan Schakowsky (D-IL), Jamaal Bowman (D-NY) and others to discuss minority health and H.R. 40, the Commission to Study and Develop Reparation Proposals for African Americans Act.

November 16, 2021

10:30 a.m. - House Democrats Weekly: House Democratic Caucus Chairman Hakeem Jeffries (D-NY), Vice Chairman Pete Aguilar (D-CA) and Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee Chairman Sean Patrick Maloney (D-NY) speak with reporters about completing and messaging the Build Back Better Act.

November 16, 2021

10:00 a.m. - House GOP on Cuba: Rep. Maria Elvira Salazar (R-FL) is joined by Senators Rick Scott (R-FL), Marco Rubio (R-FL), House Minority Whip Steve Scalise (R-LA) and others to discuss pro-democracy protests in Cuba.

November 16, 2021

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 (13): H.R. 4591 - VA Electronic Health Record Transparency Act of 2021, as amended (Rep. Mrvan / Veterans' Affairs) // H.R. 5516 - VITAL Assessment Act, as amended (Rep. Ellzey / Veterans' Affairs) // H.R. 2433 - Burn Pit Registry Enhancement Act (Rep. Ruiz / Veterans' Affairs) // H.R. 4626 - VA AIM Act, as amended (Rep. Bergman / Veterans' Affairs) // H.R. 5603 - Protections for Student Veterans, as amended (Rep. Underwood / Veterans' Affairs) // S. 796 - Protecting Moms Who Served Act of 2021 (Sen. Duckworth / Veterans' Affairs) // H.R. 4233 - Student Veterans Counseling Centers Eligibility Act (Rep. Murphy (NC) / Veterans' Affairs) // H.R. 147 - BRAVE Act, as amended (Rep. Norcross / Veterans' Affairs) // H.R. 3730 - To amend title 38, United States Code, to establish in the Department of Veterans Affairs an Advisory Committee on United States Outlying Areas and Freely Associated States, and for other purposes (Rep. Sablan / Veterans' Affairs) // H.R. 5721 - VIPER Act of 2021 (Rep. Takano / Veterans' Affairs) // H.R. 2915 - HOPR Act, as amended (Rep. Correa / Homeland Security) // H.R. 5652 - DHS Acquisition Review Board Act of 2021 (Rep. Van Drew / Homeland Security) // H.R. 5574 - TRANSLATE Act, as amended (Rep. Titus / Homeland Security) // Special Orders

November 16, 2021

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of the nomination of Graham Scott Steele, to be an Assistant Secretary of the Treasury, voting on confirmation of the Steele nomination; and on the motion to invoke cloture on the nomination of Robert Farrell Bonnie, to be Under Secretary of Agriculture for Farm Production and Conservation; thereafter recessing until 2:15 p.m. for weekly caucus meetings, later voting on confirmation of the Bonnie nomination; and on the motion to invoke cloture on the nomination of Brian Eddie Nelson, to be Under Secretary of the Treasury for Terrorism and Financial Crimes.

November 15, 2021

3:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate convenes and for a period of morning business, thereafter proceeding to Executive Session to consider the nomination of Graham Scott Steele, to be an Assistant Secretary of the Treasury, voting on the motion to invoke cloture on the nomination.

November 15, 2021

2:00 p.m. - Cannabis Legalization: Rep. Nancy Mace (R-SC) and advocates discuss her introducing the States Reform Act, a measure to legalize and tax marijuana sales.

November 15, 2021

2:00 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets for legislative business, with votes postponed until 6:30 p.m. One Minutes // Suspensions (5): S. 1031 - To require the Comptroller General of the United States to conduct a study on disparities associated with race and ethnicity with respect to certain benefits administered by the Secretary of Veterans Affairs, and for other purposes (Sen. Warnock / Veterans' Affairs) // H.R. 5671 - To authorize the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to furnish seasonal influenza vaccines to certain individuals, and for other purposes, as amended (Rep. Takano / Veterans' Affairs) // H.R. 3665 - To designate the medical center of the Department of Veterans Affairs in San Diego, California, as the Jennifer Moreno Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Center, and to support the designation of a component of such medical center in honor of Kathleen Bruyere (Rep. Levin (CA) / Veterans' Affairs) // S. 894 - Hire Veteran Health Heroes Act of 2021 (Sen. Braun / Veterans' Affairs) // S. 1095 - Colonel John M. McHugh Tuition Fairness for Survivors Act of 2021 (Sen. Moran / Veterans' Affairs) // Special Orders

November 12, 2021

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

November 12, 2021

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

November 10, 2021

12:00 p.m. - Hunger Among Veterans: House Agriculture Committee, Nutrition Oversight and Department Operations Subcommittee

November 9, 2021

12:00 p.m. - LGBTQ Economic Inclusion: House Financial Services Committee, Diversity and Inclusion Subcommittee

November 9, 2021

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

November 9, 2021

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

November 5, 2021

4:15 p.m. - House Democrats on Build Back Better: House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) is joined by Majority Leader Steny Hoyer (D-MD) and Majority Whip Jim Clyburn (D-SC) to discuss planned procedures for passing the Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act, the Build Back Better Act and its features.

November 5, 2021

11:30 a.m. - McCarthy on Build Back Better: House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-CA) speaks with reporters about budget reconciliation and Democrats' leadership, marking the longest vote in House history, on a motion to adjourn and postpone floor action on the Build Back Better Act.

November 5, 2021

10:30 a.m. - House GOP on Vaccine Mandates: Rep. Kevin Hern (R-OK) is joined by House Republicans and former Office of Management and Budget Director Russell Vought to discuss concerns with coronavirus vaccine mandates' impact on personal freedom and the economy.

November 5, 2021

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

November 5, 2021

8:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets for legislative business. One Minutes // Complete Consideration of the Senate Amendment to H.R. 3684 - Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act (Rep. DeFazio / Transportation and Infrastructure) // H. Res. 774 - Rule Providing for Consideration of H.R. 5376 - Build Back Better Act (Rep. McGovern / Rules)

November 4, 2021

1:45 p.m. - Senate Democrats on Supply Chain: Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) joins Senators Debbie Stabenow (D-MI), Ron Wyden (D-OR) and Commerce Secretary Gina Raimondo to discuss supply chain issues and reactive policy prescriptions.

November 4, 2021

11:15 a.m. - Pelosi Weekly: House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) speaks with reporters about features and prospects in the Senate for the Build Back Better Act.

November 4, 2021

11:00 a.m. - House GOP on Build Back Better: Rep. Jay Obernolte (R-CA) and others urge that the Congressional Budget Office be allowed to complete its score of the Build Back Better Act prior to a House vote.

November 4, 2021

10:30 a.m. - Graham on Build Back Better: Senate Budget Committee Ranking Member Lindsey Graham (R-SC) discusses concerns about funding mechanisms and other features of pending budget reconciliation bill.

November 4, 2021

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

November 4, 2021

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 // Possible Consideration of the Senate Amendment to H.R. 3684 - Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act (Rep. DeFazio / Transportation and Infrastructure) // Possible Consideration of H.R. 5376 - Build Back Better Act (Rep. Yarmuth / Budget) // Complete Consideration of H.R. 3992 - Protect Older Job Applicants Act of 2021 (Rep. Garcia (TX) / Education and Labor) // Postponed Amendment Votes // Postponed Suspension Votes // Special Orders

November 4, 2021

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate proceeds to Executive Session to resume consideration of the nomination of Robert Luis Santos, to be Director of the Census, voting on confirmation of the nomination of Michael Connor, to be an Assistant Secretary of the Army and on the motion to invoke cloture on the Santos nomination, later on confirmation of the Santos nomination.

November 3, 2021

3:30 p.m. - Sanders, Menendez on SALT Deduction: Senate Budget Committee Chairman Bernie Sanders and Senator Bob Menendez discuss concerns with the state and local tax deductions in Build Back Better Act negotiations.

November 3, 2021

2:00 p.m. - House GOP on Build Back Better: House Freedom Caucus Chairman Andy Biggs (R-AZ) and Caucus members call for Republican unity in opposition to features of budget reconciliation bill.

November 3, 2021

2:00 p.m. - Senate GOP on Energy: Senators Dan Sullivan (R-AK) and Senate Republicans discuss concerns about energy costs, the economy and the geopolitics of energy.

November 3, 2021

1:00 p.m. - House GOP on 2021 Election: House Republican Conference Chair Elise Stefanik (R-NY) is joined by Whip Steve Scalise (R-LA), Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-CA) and House Republicans to mark Republican gains in election in Virginia and elsewhere.

November 3, 2021

1:00 p.m. - GWOT Memorial: Rep. Jared Golden (D-ME), Senator Joni Ernst (R-IA) and others urge Senate passage of the Global War on Terrorism Memorial Location Act.

November 3, 2021

12:00 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets for legislative business. One Minutes // Suspensions (11): H.Con.Res. 44 - Fiscal State of the Nation Resolution, as amended (Rep. Rice (NY) / Rules) // H.R. 1917 - Hazard Eligibility and Local Projects Act (Rep. Fletcher / Transportation and Infrastructure) // H.R. 1339 - Advanced Air Mobility Coordination and Leadership Act, as amended (Rep. Davids / Transportation and Infrastructure) // H.R. 3193 - E-Bridge Act, as amended (Rep. Graves (MO) / Transportation and Infrastructure) // H.R. 3709 - Preliminary Damage Assessment Improvement Act of 2021 (Rep. Katko / Transportation and Infrastructure) // H.R. 2220 - To amend title 40, United States Code, to modify the treatment of certain bargain-price options to purchase at less than fair market value, and for other purposes (Rep. Guest / Transportation and Infrastructure) // H.R. 390 - To redesignate the Federal Building located at 167 North Main Street in Memphis, Tennessee as the "Odell Horton Federal Building" (Rep. Cohen / Transportation and Infrastructure) // H.R. 4679 - To designate the Federal building located at 1200 New Jersey Ave Southeast in Washington, DC, as the “Norman Yoshio Mineta Federal Building” (Rep. DeFazio / Transportation and Infrastructure) // H.R. 4660 - To designate the Federal building and United States Courthouse located at 1125 Chapline Street in Wheeling, WV, as the “Frederick P. Stamp, Jr. Federal Building and United States Courthouse” (Rep. McKinley / Transportation and Infrastructure) // S. 1064 - RENACER Act (Sen. Menendez / Foreign Affairs) // H.Res. 760 - Expressing solidarity with Cuban citizens demonstrating peacefully for fundamental freedoms, condemning the Cuban regime's acts of repression, and calling for the immediate release of arbitrarily detained Cuban citizens (Rep. Wasserman Schultz / Foreign Affairs) // H.R. 3992 - Protect Older Job Applicants Act of 2021 (Rep. Garcia (TX) / Education and Labor) // The Rule provides for one hour of general debate equally divided and controlled by the Chair and Ranking Member of the Committee on Education and Labor and makes in order the following amendments: Pappas Amendment; Keller Amendment // Special Orders

November 3, 2021

10:30 a.m. - Senate GOP on Vaccine Mandates: Senator Mike Braun (R-IN) is joined by Senate Republicans and Rep. Fred Keller (R-PA) to discuss concerns about coronavirus vaccine mandates on the public, first responders, the labor market and thereby the economy.

November 3, 2021

10:00 a.m. - Aviation Safety: Senate Commerce Science and Transportation Committee

November 3, 2021

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of the nomination of Robert Luis Santos to be Director of the Census, voting on confirmation of the nominations of Benjamin Harris, to be Assistant Secretary of the Treasury; and Isobel Coleman, to be Deputy Administrator of the U.S. Agency for International Development, then voting on the motion to invoke cloture on S. 4, John R. Lewis Voting Rights Advancement Act, later voting on confirmation of the nominations of Jeffrey Prieto, to be Assistant Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency; and Rajesh Nayak, to be Assistant Secretary of Labor; and on the motion to discharge the Committee on the Judiciary from further consideration of Jennifer Sung, to be U.S. Circuit Judge for the Ninth Circuit.

November 2, 2021

2:30 p.m. - Senate Democrats Weekly: Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) and caucus leaders speak with reporters about legislating the John R. Lewis Voting Rights Advancement Act and the Build Back Better Act, Schumer announcing an agreement on prescription drug pricing.

November 2, 2021

2:00 p.m. - Senate GOP Weekly: Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) and caucus leaders speak with reporters about midterm elections, legislating the Build Back Better Act and National Defense Authorization Act.

November 2, 2021

2:00 p.m. - House GOP on Build Back Better: Rep. Byron Donalds (R-FL) is joined by members of the Republican Study Committee to discuss opposition to features of budget reconciliation bill.

November 2, 2021

11:00 a.m. - Senate GOP on NDAA: Senate Armed Services Committee Ranking Member Jim Inhofe (R-OK) is joined by Senate Republicans to discuss the need to legislate and pass the fiscal 2022 National Defense Authorization Act.

November 2, 2021

10:30 a.m. - Lujan on Immigration: Senator Ben Ray Lujan (D-NM) and others discuss immigration policy.

November 2, 2021

10:30 a.m. - House Democrats Weekly: House Democratic Caucus Chairman Hakeem Jeffries (D-NY) and Vice Chairman Pete Aguilar (D-CA) are joined by Reps. Matt Cartwright (D-PA), Debbie Dingell (D-MI), Ted Lieu (D-CA) and Joe Neguse (D-CO) highlight features of the Build Back Better Act still undergoing negotiations.

November 2, 2021

10:00 a.m. - House GOP Weekly: House Minority Whip Steve Scalise (R-LA) and Republican Conference Chair Elise Stefanik (R-NY) are joined by Reps. Rob Wittman (R-VA) and Yvette Herrell (R-NM) to speak with reporters about polling on Democrats' governance, activism at school board meetings, climate change and the COP26 conference in Glasgow, and reportedly proposed payments to migrant families.

November 2, 2021

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.R. 3469 - Veteran Entrepreneurship Training Act of 2021, as amended (Rep. Schneider / Small Business) // H.R. 4256 - Investing in Main Street Act of 2021 (Rep. Chu / Small Business) // H.R. 3462 - SBA Cyber Awareness Act (Rep. Crow / Small Business) // H.R. 4481 - Small Business 7(a) Loan Agent Transparency Act (Rep. Phillips / Small Business) // H.R. 4531 - 7(a) Loan Agent Oversight Act (Rep. Meuser / Small Business) // H.R. 4515 - Small Business Development Center Cyber Training Act of 2021 (Rep. Garbarino / Small Business) // Postponed Suspension Votes // Special Orders

November 2, 2021

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of the nomination of Jonathan Davidson, to be Deputy Under Secretary of the Treasury, voting on motions to invoke cloture on the Davidson nomination; Benjamin Harris, to be Assistant Secretary of the Treasury; and Isobel Coleman, to be Deputy Administrator of United States Agency for International Development, recessing from 12:30 p.m. to 2:15 p.m. for weekly caucus meetings, thereafter voting motions to invoke cloture on the nominations of Jeffrey Prieto, to be Assistant Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency; and Rajesh Nayak, to be Assistant Secretary of Labor, later voting on confirmation of the Davidson nomination.

November 1, 2021

3:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate proceeds to Executive Session to resume consideration of the nomination of Jonathan Davidson, be Deputy Under Secretary of the Treasury, voting on confirmation of the nominations of Maria Duaime Robinson, to be an Assistant Secretary of Energy, and Toby J. Heytens, to be U.S. Circuit Judge for the Fourth Circuit.

November 1, 2021

2:00 p.m. - Manchin on Build Back Better Act: Senator Joe Manchin (D-WV) delivers statement that holding bipartisan Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act "hostage" will not secure his support for the Build Back Better Act, citing fiscal concerns with that bill.

November 1, 2021

1:30 p.m. - House GOP on Vaccine Mandates: Rep. Madison Cawthorn (R-NC) is joined by House Republicans, firefighters and their families to discuss risk of termination they face for refusing to accept a coronavirus vaccination.

November 1, 2021

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 (8): H.R. 1619 - Catawba Indian Nation Lands Act (Rep. Clyburn / Natural Resources) // H.R. 2758 - Lumbee Recognition Act (Rep. Butterfield / Natural Resources) // H.R. 1975 - Pala Band of Mission Indians Land Transfer Act of 2021 (Rep. Issa / Natural Resources) // H.R. 5221 - Urban Indian Health Confer Act (Rep. Grijalva / Natural Resources) // H.R. 3616 - Bear River National Heritage Area Study Act (Rep. Moore (UT) / Natural Resources) // S. 108 - A bill to authorize the Seminole Tribe of Florida to lease or transfer certain land, and for other purposes (Sen. Rubio / Natural Resources) // H.R. 4881 - Old Pascua Community Land Acquisition Act (Rep. Grijalva / Natural Resources) // H.R. 2088 - Eastern Band of Cherokee Historic Lands Reacquisition Act, as amended (Rep. Fleischmann / Natural Resources) // Special Orders

October 28, 2021

3:00 p.m. - Build Back Better Act: House Rules Committee

October 28, 2021

2:30 p.m. - House GOP on Build Back Better Act: House Freedom Caucus Chairman Andy Biggs (R-AZ) and others discuss opposition to budget reconciliation measure soon before the House.

October 28, 2021

2:00 p.m. - Pelosi Weekly: House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) speaks with reporters about the Build Back Better Act, announced framework and highlights in legislative text released minutes earlier after months of discussion.

October 28, 2021

12:30 p.m. - McCarthy Weekly: House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-CA) speaks with reporters as Democrats poise to consider the Build Back Better Act in legislative form after months of discussion.

October 28, 2021

11:30 a.m. - Mental Health Task Force on Opioid Crisis: Reps. Ann Kuster (D-NH), John Rutherford (R-FL), Madeleine Dean (D-PA) of the Bipartisan Addiction and Mental Health Task Force and others are joined by Below Deck's Captain Lee to discuss combating nationwide opioid epidemic.

October 28, 2021

10:30 a.m. - Oil Executives on Climate Change: House Oversight and Reform Committee

October 28, 2021

10:30 a.m. - Florida GOP on Vaccine Mandates: Rep. Kat Cammack (R-FL) is joined by members of the Florida Delegation to discuss federal vaccine mandates.

October 28, 2021

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets for legislative business. One Minutes // Suspension: H.R. 5763 - Further Surface Transportation Extension Act of 2021 (Rep. DeFazio / Transportation and Infrastructure)

October 28, 2021

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate proceeds to Executive Session to resume consideration of the nomination of Omar Antonio Williams, to be U.S. District Judge for the District of Connecticut, voting on confirmation of the nominations of Williams, Matthew G. Olsen, to be an Assistant Attorney General and Christopher H. Schroeder, to be Assistant Attorney General, later voting on confirmation of the nominations of Hampton Y. Dellinger, to be an Assistant Attorney General and Elizabeth Prelogar, to be Solicitor General of the United States; and motions to invoke cloture on the nominations of Beth Robinson, to be U.S. Circuit Judge for the Second Circuit and Toby J. Heytens, to be U.S. Circuit Judge for the Fourth Circuit.

October 27, 2021

12:00 p.m. - Senate GOP on Energy Prices: Senator John Barrasso (R-WY) is joined by Senate Republicans to discuss rising oil & gas costs, production, economic inflation and federal policy ahead of the COP26 conference in Glasgow, Scotland.

October 27, 2021

12:00 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at noon for legislative business. One Minutes // Suspensions (5): H.R. 5661 - Continued State Flexibility to Assist Older Foster Youth Act (Rep. Danny Davis / Ways and Means) // H.R. 4035 - Real Justice for Our Veterans Act of 2021, as amended (Rep. Jackson Lee / Judiciary) // S. 921 - Jaime Zapata and Victor Avila Federal Officers and Employees Protection Act (Sen. Cornyn / Judiciary) // S. 1502 - COPS Counseling Act of 2021 (Sen. Cortez Masto / Judiciary) // S. 1511 - Protecting America’s First Responders Act of 2021, as amended (Sen. Grassley / Judiciary) // Special Orders

October 27, 2021

10:15 a.m. - CBC on Human Infrastructure: Members of the Congressional Black Caucus discuss Black policy priorities for the Build Back Better Act and bipartisan infrastructure bill.

October 27, 2021

10:00 a.m. - Justice Dept Oversight: Senate Judiciary Committee

October 27, 2021

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate proceeds to Executive Session to consider the nomination of Omar Antonio Williams to be U.S. District Judge for the District of Connecticut, voting on confirmation of the nominations of Williams; Michael S. Nachmanoff, to be U.S. District Judge for the Eastern District of Virginia; and Sarala Vidya Nagala, to be U.S. District Judge for the District of Connecticut, later voting on motions to invoke cloture on the nomination of Matthew G. Olsen, to be an Assistant Attorney General; and Christopher H. Schroeder, to be Assistant Attorney General; Hampton Y. Dellinger, to be an Assistant Attorney General; and Elizabeth Prelogar, to be Solicitor General of the United States.

October 26, 2021

2:30 p.m. - Democrats on Fighting Hunger: Rep. Jim McGovern (D-MA), Senator Cory Booker (D-NJ) and others discuss efforts to end hunger in America by convening a White House Conference on Food, Nutrition, Hunger and Health.

October 26, 2021

2:30 p.m. - Senate Democrats Weekly: Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) and caucus leaders speak with reporters about optimism and priorities for the Build Back Better Act.

October 26, 2021

2:00 p.m. - Senate GOP Weekly: Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) and caucus leaders speak with reporters about Democrats' legislating the Build Back Better Act, post-withdrawal Afghanistan and economic inflation.

October 26, 2021

1:30 p.m. - Down Syndrome Awareness: Reps. Andrew Garbarino (R-NY) and Tom Suozzi (D-NY) discuss Down Syndrome Awareness Month.

October 26, 2021

10:30 a.m. - House Democrats Weekly: House Democratic Caucus Chairman Hakeem Jeffries (D-NY) and Vice Chairman Pete Aguilar (D-CA) speak with reporters.

October 26, 2021

10:00 a.m. - House GOP Weekly: House Minority Whip Steve Scalise (R-LA) and Republican Conference Chair Elise Stefanik (R-NY) are joined by Reps. Drew Ferguson (R-GA) and Kelly Armstrong (R-ND) to speak with reporters.

October 26, 2021

10:00 a.m. - Child Safety in Social Video: Senate Commerce Science and Transportation Committee, Consumer Protection Product Safety and Data Security Subcommittee

October 26, 2021

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. 2119 - Family Violence Prevention and Services Improvement Act of 2021 (Structured Rule) (Rep. McBath / Education and Labor) // The Rule provides for one hour of general debate, makes in order the following amendments, and allows for amendments to be offered en bloc: Kahele / Case Amendment; Ocasio-Cortez Amendment; Foxx Amendment; Cohen Amendment; Newman Amendment; Jackson Lee Amendment; Letlow Amendment; Bush Amendment // Special Orders

October 26, 2021

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate proceeds to Executive Session to resume consideration of the nomination of Jia M. Cobb, to be U.S. District Judge for the District of Columbia, voting on motions to invoke cloture on the nominations of Cobb; Karen McGlashan Williams, to be U.S. District Judge for the District of New Jersey; and Patricia Tolliver Giles, to be U.S. District Judge for the Eastern District of Virginia, recessing until 2:15 p.m. for weekly caucus meetings, thereafter voting on the motions to invoke cloture on the nominations of Michael S. Nachmanoff, to be U.S. District Judge for the Eastern District of Virginia; and Sarala Vidya Nagala, to be U.S. District Judge for the District of Connecticut, later voting on confirmation of nominations.

October 25, 2021

3:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate proceeds to Executive Session and resume consideration of the nomination of Jia M. Cobb, to be U.S. District Judge for the District of Columbia, thereafter resuming consideration of the nominations of Douglas L. Parker, to be an Assistant Secretary of Labor; and Myrna Perez, to be U.S. Circuit Judge for the Second Circuit, voting on confirmation of the nominations.

October 25, 2021

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. 4111 - Sovereign Debt Contract Capacity Act (Rep. Waters / Financial Services) // H.R. 2989 - Financial Transparency Act of 2021, as amended (Rep. Carolyn Maloney / Financial Services) // H.R. 2265 - Financial Exploitation Prevention Act of 2021 (Rep. Wagner / Financial Services) // H.R. 5142 - To award posthumously a Congressional Gold Medal, in commemoration to the service members who perished in Afghanistan on August 26, 2021, during the evacuation of citizens of the United States and Afghan allies at Hamid Karzai International Airport, and for other purposes (Rep. McClain / Financial Services) // Special Orders

October 22, 2021

9:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets for legislative business. One Minutes // H.R. 3110 - Providing Urgent Maternal Protections for Nursing Mothers Act (Structured Rule, One Hour of Debate) (Rep. Carolyn Maloney / Education and Labor) // The Rule provides for one hour of general debate equally divided and controlled by the Chair and Ranking Member of the Committee on Education and Labor and makes in order the following amendments: Ross Amendment; Strickland Amendment // Special Orders

October 21, 2021

11:30 a.m. - McCarthy Weekly: House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-CA) speaks with reporters about Democrats' legislative agenda, subpoena enforcement powers and scope of the January 6 Select Committee, and economic inflation.

October 21, 2021

10:45 a.m. - Pelosi Weekly: House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) speaks with reporters about potential features in the Build Back Better Act including the child tax credit and bicameral process, holding Stephen Bannon in contempt of Congress.

October 21, 2021

10:00 a.m. - House Democrats on Juvenile Justice Reform: Rep. Tony Cardenas (D-CA) and others discuss introduction of a juvenile justice reform legislative package and a Youth Justice Action Month Resolution.

October 21, 2021

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at 10:00 a.m. for morning and noon for legislative business. One Minutes // H.RES. 730 - Resolution Recommending that the House of Representatives Find Stephen K. Bannon in Contempt of Congress for Refusal to Comply with a Subpoena Duly Issued by the Select Committee to Investigate the January 6th Attack on the United States Capitol (Closed Rule, One Hour of Debate) (Rep. Thompson (MS) / Select Committee on January 6th) // Special Orders

October 21, 2021

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of the nominations of Tana Lin, to be U.S. District Judge for the Western District of Washington; Douglas L. Parker, to be an Assistant Secretary of Labor; and Myrna Perez, to be U.S. Circuit Judge for the Second Circuit, voting on motions to invoke cloture on the nominations.

October 21, 2021

9:00 a.m. - House Democrats on Equal Rights Amendment: House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) joins Rep. Carolyn Maloney (D-NY), Senator Ben Cardin (D-MD), actress Alyssa Milano and others in push for final state certification of the Equal Rights Amendment to the Constitution.

October 20, 2021

2:15 p.m. - Democrats on Housing: Senate Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs Committee Chairman Sherrod Brown (D-OH), House Financial Services Committee Chair Maxine Waters (D-OH) and others discuss housing as infrastructure amid Build Back Better Act negotiations between Democrats and the White House.

October 20, 2021

1:00 p.m. - House Democrats on Human Infrastructure Agenda: House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) joins House Democrats and activists discuss proposed highlights in the Build Back Better Act.

October 20, 2021

12:00 p.m. - Immigrant Protections: Reps. Adriano Espaillat (D-NY), Chuy Garcia (D-IL), Lou Correa (D-CA), Veronica Escobar (D-TX) and others discuss undocumented communities.

October 20, 2021

11:30 a.m. - Democrats on Climate Change: House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA), Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY), House and Senate Democrats, and others to discuss climate action ahead of COP26 in Glasgow, Scotland amid continued Build Back Better Act negotiations.

October 20, 2021

10:15 a.m. - House Democrats Weekly: House Democratic Caucus Chairman Hakeem Jeffries (D-NY), Vice Chairman Pete Aguilar (D-CA) and Rep. Katherine Clark (D-MA) speak with reporters about legislative priorities including the Build Back Better Act.

October 20, 2021

10:00 a.m. - Child Care Safety: Rep. Ro Khanna (D-CA) is joined by Reps. Rosa DeLauro (D-CT) and Adam Schiff (D-CA), Senator Jeff Merkley (D-OR), celebrity Paris Hilton and others to discuss legislation to establish a bill of rights for children placed in congregate care facilities.

October 20, 2021

10:00 a.m. - Burns, Emanuel, Kaplan Nominations: Senate Foreign Relations Committee

October 20, 2021

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at 10:00 a.m. for morning and noon for legislative business. One Minutes // Suspensions (10): H.R. 4469 - AI in Counterterrorism Oversight Enhancement Act, as amended (Rep. Carolyn Maloney / Oversight and Reform) // H.R. 1508 - Guidance Clarity Act of 2021, as amended (Rep. Luetkemeyer / Oversight and Reform) // H.R. 1170 - To designate the facility of the U.S. Postal Service located at 1 League in Irvine, California, as the "Tuskegee Airman Lieutenant Colonel Robert J. Friend Memorial Post Office Building” (Rep. Porter / Oversight and Reform) // H.R. 3210 - To designate the facility of the U.S. Postal Service located at 1905 15th Street in Boulder, Colorado, as the "Officer Eric H. Talley Post Office Building” (Rep. Neguse / Oversight and Reform) // H.R. 767 - To designate the facility of the U.S. Postal Service located at 40 Fulton Street in Middletown, New York, as the "Benjamin A. Gilman Post Office Building" (Rep. Sean Patrick Maloney / Oversight and Reform) // H.R. 3419 - To designate the facility of the U.S. Postal Service located at 66 Meserole Ave, Brooklyn, NY, as the “Joseph R. Lentol Post Office” (Rep. Carolyn Maloney / Oversight and Reform) // H.R. 1444 - To designate the facility of the U.S. Postal Service located at 132 North Loudoun Street, Suite 1 in Winchester, Virginia, as the "Patsy Cline Post Office" (Rep. Wexton / Oversight and Reform) // H.R. 3175 - To designate the facility of the U.S. Postal Service located at 135 Main Street in Biloxi, Mississippi, as the "Robert S. McKeithen Post Office Building" (Rep. Palazzo / Oversight and Reform) // H.R. 2044 - To designate the facility of the U.S. Postal Service located at 17 East Main Street in Herington, Kansas, as the "Captain Emil J. Kapaun Post Office Building" (Rep. Mann / Oversight and Reform) // H.R. 960 - To designate the facility of the U.S. Postal Service located at 3493 Burnet Avenue in Cincinnati, Ohio, as the “John H. Leahr and Herbert M. Heilbrun Post Office" (Rep. Wenstrup / Oversight and Reform) // Postponed Suspension Votes // Special Orders

October 20, 2021

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of the nomination of Catherine Lhamon, to be Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights, Department of Education, 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 motion to proceed to S.2747, Freedom to Vote Act.

October 19, 2021

2:45 p.m. - Senate Democrats Weekly: Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) and caucus leaders speak with reporters about tentative consideration of the Freedom to Vote Act and seeking to complete negotiations on the Build Back Better Act.

October 19, 2021

7:30 p.m. - Bannon Contempt Report: House Select Committee to Investigate the January 6th Attack on the United States Capitol

October 19, 2021

2:00 p.m. - Senate GOP Weekly: Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) and caucus leaders speak with reporters about public sentiment for the Build Back Better Act, proposed IRS financial surveillance, economic inflation, redistricting and voting rights.

October 19, 2021

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. 4369 - National Centers of Excellence in Advanced and Continuous Pharmaceutical Manufacturing Act of 2021, as amended (Rep. Pallone / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 2379 - State Opioid Response Grant Authorization Act of 2021, as amended (Rep. Trone / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 3635 - Strengthening America’s Strategic National Stockpile Act of 2021 (Rep. Slotkin / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 654 - Drug-Free Communities Pandemic Relief Act, as amended (Rep. Joyce (OH) / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 3919 - Secure Equipment Act of 2021, as amended (Rep. Scalise / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 4032 - Open RAN Outreach Act, as amended (Rep. Allred / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 4067 - Communications Security, Reliability, and Interoperability Council Act, as amended (Rep. Slotkin / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 4028 - Information and Communication Technology Strategy Act, as amended (Rep. Long / Energy and Commerce) // Special Orders

October 19, 2021

12:00 p.m. - Senate GOP on IRS Reporting: Senators Mike Crapo (R-ID) is joined by Senate Republicans to critique proposed financial surveillance by the Internal Revenue Service in Build Back Better Act negotiations.

October 19, 2021

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate proceeds to Executive Session to resume consideration of the nomination of Christine P. O'Hearn, to be U.S. District Judge for the District of New Jersey, voting on the motion to invoke cloture on the nomination, then recessing until 2:15 p.m. for weekly caucus meetings, thereafter, voting on confirmation of the nomination, then proceeding to up to four hours of debate on the nomination of Brian Eddie Nelson, to be Under Secretary for Terrorism and Financial Crimes, then voting on the motion to discharge the Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs from further consideration of the Nelson nomination.

October 18, 2021

3:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate proceeds to Executive Session to resume consideration of the nomination of Christine P. O'Hearn, to be U.S. District Judge for the District of New Jersey, thereafter voting on confirmation of the nomination of Gustavo A. Gelpi, to be U.S. Circuit Judge for the First Circuit.

October 15, 2021

2:00 p.m. - Colorado River Drought: House Natural Resources Committee, Water Oceans and Wildlife Subcommittee

October 15, 2021

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

October 14, 2021

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

October 14, 2021

1:00 p.m. - Tunisia Policy: House Foreign Affairs Committee, Middle East North Africa and Global Counterterrorism Subcommittee

October 14, 2021

12:00 p.m. - Cashless Economy: House Financial Services Committee, Oversight & Investigations Subcommittee

October 12, 2021

4:30 p.m. - Housing Finance: House Financial Services Committee Chair Maxine Waters (D-CA), Committee Democrats and activists discuss prioritizing housing in Build Back Better budget reconciliation legislation.

October 12, 2021

3:00 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets for legislative business. H.Res.716 - Rule Providing for Consideration of H.R. 3110 - PUMP for Nursing Mothers Act; H.R. 3992 - POJA Act of 2021; H.R. 2119 - Family Violence Prevention and Services Improvement Act of 2021; and Concurring in the Senate Amendment to House Amendment to S. 1301 - Temporary Extension of Public Debt Limit (Rep. McGovern / Rules)

October 12, 2021

1:00 p.m. - Debt Limit Extension: House Rules Committee

October 12, 2021

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

October 12, 2021

11:30 a.m. - Pelosi Weekly: House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) speaks with reporters about meeting with Pope Francis, priorities for the Build Back Better Act and extending the nation's debt limit.

October 8, 2021

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

October 8, 2021

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

October 7, 2021

12:00 p.m. - Livestock Industry Update: House Agriculture Committee

October 7, 2021

11:00 a.m. - Senate Democrats on Climate Action: Senator Ed Markey (D-MA) is joined by Senators Ron Wyden (D-OR), Tina Smith (D-MN), Chris Van Hollen (D-MD) and youth activists to discuss addressing climate change in the Build Back Better Act.

October 7, 2021

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of the House amendment to S. 1301 - Temporary Extension of Public Debt Limit, proceeding to Executive Session to consider the motion to discharge the nomination of Catherine Elizabeth Lhamon, to be Assistance Secretary of Education for Civil Rights, later voting on the motion to invoke cloture on the motion to concur with the House amendment with a further amendment; the motion to concur; and on the motion to invoke cloture on the nomination of Gustavo A. Gelpi, to be U.S. Circuit Judge for the First Circuit.

October 6, 2021

3:15 p.m. - Sanders on Budget Reconciliation: Senate Budget Committee Chairman Bernie Sanders (I-VT) speaks with reporters about proposed policies and colleagues' positions towards Build Back Better legislation.

October 6, 2021

2:00 p.m. - Voting Rights: Senate Judiciary Committee

October 6, 2021

12:30 p.m. - Senate GOP on Border Security: Senator Ted Cruz (R-TX) is joined by Senate Republicans to discuss concerns with Biden administration policy outcomes at southern border.

October 6, 2021

10:00 a.m. - Hurricane Ida Review: Senate Environment and Public Works Committee

October 6, 2021

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate proceeds to Executive Session to resume consideration of the nomination of Sarah A.L. Merriam, to be U.S. District Judge for the District of Connecticut, 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 motion to concur in the House amendment to S. 1301 - Temporary Extension of Public Debt Limit, voting on the motion to invoke cloture on the motion to concur.

October 5, 2021

2:15 p.m. - Senate Democrats Weekly: Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) and caucus leaders speak with reporters about fiscal matters, addressing the debt limit and Build Back Better Act.

October 5, 2021

2:00 p.m. - Senate GOP Weekly: Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) and caucus leaders speak with reporters about fiscal matters, addressing the debt limit and Build Back Better Act.

October 5, 2021

10:00 a.m. - Facebook Whistleblower: Senate Commerce Science and Transportation Committee, Consumer Protection Product Safety and Data Security Subcommittee

October 5, 2021

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate proceeds to Executive Session to resume consideration of the nomination of Paloma Adams-Allen, to be Deputy Administrator of the U.S. Agency for International Development, voting on the motion to invoke cloture on the Adams-Allen nomination, then recessing until 2:15 p.m. for weekly caucus meetings, thereafter voting on confirmation of the Adams-Allen nomination and on the motion to invoke cloture on the nomination of Lauren J. King, to be U.S. District Judge for the Western District of Washington, proceeding to up to two hours debate prior to a vote on confirmation of the King nomination.

October 5, 2021

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

October 4, 2021

3:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of the House message accompanying S. 1301 - Temporary Extension of Public Debt Limit, voting on confirmation of the nomination of Jonathan Eugene Meyer, to be General Counsel, Department of Homeland Security.

October 2, 2021

1:30 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of the nomination of Paloma Adams-Allen to be a Deputy Administrator of the U.S. Agency for International Development.

October 1, 2021

Compilation - House Democrats on Build Back Better: House Majority Leader Steny Hoyer (D-MD), Reps. Dean Phillips (D-MN) and Hakeem Jeffries, and President Biden speak separately with reporters outside caucus meeting a day after vote on bipartisan infrastructure bill postponed.

October 1, 2021

12:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of the nomination of Paloma Adams-Allen to be a Deputy Administrator of the U.S. Agency for International Development.

October 1, 2021

Continued - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House resumes the legislative day of September 30th. Complete Consideration of Senate Amendment to H.R. 3684 - Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act (Rep. DeFazio / Transportation and Infrastructure) // Special Orders

September 30, 2021

4:00 p.m. - House Democrats on Abortion Access: Reps. Carolyn Maloney (D-NY), Brenda Lawrence (D-MI), Veronica Escobar (D-TX) and others discuss abortion rights after committee hearing on Texas state law, Supreme Court litigation.

September 30, 2021

1:30 p.m. - Senate Democrats on Baby Bonds: Senators Cory Booker (D-NJ) and Richard Blumenthal (D-CT) are joined by Reps. John Larson (D-CT), Rosa DeLauro (D-CT) and others to discuss Connecticut’s Baby Bonds bill and the American Opportunity Accounts Act.

September 30, 2021

11:30 a.m. - McCarthy Weekly: House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-CA) speaks with reporters about pending passage votes on the Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act, a continuing resolution, and Democrats' management of Congress and the economy.

September 30, 2021

11:00 a.m. - Pelosi Weekly: House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) speaks with reporters about pending passage votes on the Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act and a continuing resolution.

September 30, 2021

10:00 a.m. - Abortion Rights: House Oversight and Reform Committee

September 30, 2021

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at 10:00 a.m. for morning and noon for legislative business. One Minutes // Complete Consideration of Senate Amendment to H.R. 3684 - Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act (Rep. DeFazio / Transportation and Infrastructure) // Senate Amendment to H.R. 5305 - Extending Government Funding and Delivering Emergency Assistance Act (Rep. DeLauro / Appropriations) // Special Orders

September 30, 2021

9:30 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate proceeds to consideration of H.R. 5305 - Extending Government Funding and Delivering Emergency Assistance Act, voting on amendments and passage of the bill; later voting on the motion to invoke cloture on the nomination of Rohit Chopra, to be Director, Bureau of Consumer Financial Protection, confirmation of the Chopra nomination; the motion to invoke cloture on the nomination of Tracy Stone-Manning to be Director of the Bureau of Land Management; and confirmation of the nomination of Jonathan Eugene Meyer, to be General Counsel of the Department of Homeland Security.

September 30, 2021

9:00 a.m. - House GOP on Border Security: Rep. Kat Cammack (R-FL) is joined by members of the Republican Study Committee and law enforcement officials to discuss concerns with the southern border.

September 29, 2021

1:30 p.m. - House GOP on Critical Race Theory: Rep. Bob Good (R-VA) and others discuss teachings about race in America and students' civil rights.

September 29, 2021

12:00 p.m. - Senate GOP on Fiscal Issues: Senator John Cornyn (R-TX) and others discuss pending threats of a government shutdown and debt ceiling.

September 29, 2021

11:00 a.m. - Mental Health Task Force Agenda: Members of the Bipartisan Addiction and Mental Health Task Force introduce their legislative priorities.

September 29, 2021

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at 10:00 a.m. for morning and noon for legislative business. One Minutes // S. 1301 - Temporary Extension of Public Debt Limit (Closed Rule, One Hour of Debate) (Rep. Neal / Ways and Means) // Suspensions (7): H.R. 4611 - DHS Software Supply Chain Risk Management Act of 2021, as amended (Rep. Torres (NY) / Homeland Security) // H.R. 4089 - Darren Drake Act, as amended (Rep. Gottheimer / Homeland Security) // S. 1917 - K-12 Cybersecurity Act of 2021 (Sen. Peters / Homeland Security) // H.R. 4094 - One-Stop Pilot Program Act of 2021, as amended (Rep. Katko / Homeland Security) // H.R. 4682 - UAS Act, as amended (Rep. Guest / Homeland Security) // H.R. 4426 - Homeland Security for Children Act, as amended (Rep. Payne / Homeland Security) // H.R. 4363 - DHS Contract Reporting Act of 2021, as amended (Rep. Harshbarger / Homeland Security) // Special Orders

September 29, 2021

10:00 a.m. - Social Media Privacy: Senate Commerce Science and Transportation Committee

September 29, 2021

9:30 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of the nomination of Jessica Lewis, to be an Assistant Secretary of State for Political-Military Affairs, voting on confirmation of the nomination; on the motion to invoke cloture on the nomination of Robert T. Anderson, to be Solicitor of the Department of the Interior, and on the nomination of Jonathan Eugene Meyer, to be General Counsel of the Department of Homeland Security, later voting on confirmation of the nominations.

September 29, 2021

9:30 a.m. - Afghanistan Withdrawal: House Armed Services Committee

September 28, 2021

2:15 p.m. - Senate GOP Weekly: Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) and caucus leaders speak with reporters about legislating the Build Back Better Act, fiscal 2022 stopgap funding and addressing the nation's debt limit.

September 28, 2021

2:00 p.m. - Senate Democrats Weekly: Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) and caucus leaders speak with reporters about legislating the Build Back Better Act, fiscal 2022 stopgap funding and addressing the nation's debt limit.

September 28, 2021

10:00 a.m. - House Democrats Weekly: House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) and Democratic Caucus Chairman Hakeem Jeffries (D-NY) speak separately with reporters after caucus meeting about legislating the Build Back Better Act, fiscal 2022 stopgap funding and addressing the nation's debt limit.

September 28, 2021

10:00 a.m. - House GOP Weekly: House Minority Whip Steve Scalise (R-LA) and House Republican Conference Vice Chair Mike Johnson (R-LA), Reps. Jason Smith (R-MO), Beth Van Duyne (R-TX) speak with reporters about legislating the Build Back Better Act, fiscal 2022 stopgap funding and addressing the nation's debt limit.

September 28, 2021

10:00 a.m. - CARES Act Oversight: Senate Banking Housing and Urban Affairs Committee

September 28, 2021

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 Senate Amendment to H.R. 3684 - Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act (One Hour of Debate (Rep. DeFazio / Transportation and Infrastructure) // Suspensions (5): H.R. 1693 - EQUAL Act (Rep. Jeffries / Judiciary) // H.R. 4981 - To amend the Fentanyl Sanctions Act, to modify certain deadlines relating to the Commission on Combating Synthetic Opioid Trafficking (Rep. Trone / Foreign Affairs) // H.R. 4250 - War Crimes Rewards Expansion Act (Rep. Foxx / Foreign Affairs) // H.R. 1228 - Libya Stabilization Act, as amended (Rep. Deutch / Foreign Affairs) // H.R. 4686 - Cambodia Democracy Act of 2021, as amended (Rep. Chabot / Foreign Affairs) // Special Orders

September 28, 2021

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of the nomination of Karen Erika Donfried, to be an Assistant Secretary of State for European Affairs and Eurasian Affairs, voting on confirmation of the nomination, voting on confirmation of the nomination of Monica P. Medina, to be Assistant Secretary of State for Oceans and International Environmental and Scientific Affairs, then recessing until 2:15 p.m. for weekly caucus meetings.

September 28, 2021

9:30 a.m. - Afghanistan Withdrawal: Senate Armed Services Committee

September 27, 2021

3:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of H.R. 5305 - Extending Government Funding and Delivering Emergency Assistance Act, voting on the motion to invoke cloture on the bill.

September 27, 2021

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 // Senate Amendment to H.R. 3684 - Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act (Rep. DeFazio / Transportation and Infrastructure) // Special Orders

September 26, 2021

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

September 24, 2021

11:45 a.m. - Build Back Better for Women: House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) joins the House Democratic Women’s Caucus for event at East Front Steps of the U.S. Capitol.

September 24, 2021

9:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets for legislative business. One Minutes // H.R. 3755 - Women’s Health Protection Act of 2021 (Closed Rule, One Hour of Debate) (Rep. Chu / Energy and Commerce) // Special Orders

September 24, 2021

9:00 a.m. - Abortion Rights: House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) joins Democrats to discuss the Women's Health Protection Act pending before the House.

September 23, 2021

11:30 a.m. - McCarthy Weekly: House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-CA) speaks with reporters about the legislative prospects for the Build Back Better Act through budget reconciliation, keeping government funded and addressing the debt ceiling.

September 23, 2021

11:00 a.m. - House Democrats on Israel-Palestine: Reps. Andy Levin (D-MI), Jan Schakowsky (D-IL), Peter Welch (D-VT), Alan Lowenthal (D-CA), Sara Jacobs (D-CA) and others discuss introduction of the Two-State Solution Act.

September 23, 2021

11:00 a.m. - Pelosi Weekly: Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) makes a statement about funding the Build Back Better Act before House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) speaks with reporters about the bill through budget reconciliation, funding government and suspending the nation's debt limit.

September 23, 2021

10:15 a.m. - Critical Infrastructure Cybersecurity: Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee

September 23, 2021

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. 5323 - Iron Dome Supplemental Appropriations Act, 2022 (Rep. DeLauro / Appropriations) // Continue Consideration of H.R. 4350 - National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2022 (Structured Rule) (Rep. Smith (WA) / Armed Services) // Postponed Amendment Votes (17): Bowman Amendment #25; Mfume Amendment #26; Khanna Amendment #28; Meeks Amendment #30; Carolyn Maloney Amendment #35; Johnson (GA)/McClintock Amendment #36; Garamendi Amendment #38; Schrader Amendment #39; Ocasio-Cortez/Pocan Amendment #40; Jacobs (CA)/Lee (CA) Amendment #41; Langevin Amendment #42; Bowman/Clark Amendment #105; Bipartisan En Bloc #2; Bipartisan En Bloc #3; Bipartisan En Bloc #4; Leger Fernandez Amendment #241; Torres (CA) Amendment #435 // Postponed Suspension Votes // Special Orders

September 23, 2021

9:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of the nomination of Florence Y. Pan, to be U.S. District Judge for the District of Columbia, post-cloture, voting on confirmation of the Pan nomination; and on the motion to invoke cloture on the nomination of Sarah Bianchi to be Deputy U.S. Trade Representative; later voting on cloture motions and confirmation after up to two hours of post-cloture debate time on the following nominations in the following order: Daniel J. Kritenbrink, to be an Assistant Secretary of State for East Asian and Pacific Affairs; Karen Erika Donfried, to be an Assistant Secretary of State for European Affairs and Eurasian Affairs; Monica P. Medina, to be an Assistant Secretary of State for Oceans and International Environmental and Scientific Affairs; Mary Catherine Phee, to be an Assistant Secretary of State for African Affairs; Todd D. Robinson, to be an Assistant Secretary of State for International Narcotics and Law Enforcement Affairs; and Jessica Lewis, to be an Assistant Secretary of State for Political-Military Affairs.

September 23, 2021

8:45 a.m. - Democrats on Medicaid: Senators Raphael Warnock (D-GA), Tammy Baldwin (D-WI) and Jon Ossoff (D-GA) are joined by Reps. Jim Clyburn (D-SC) and Carolyn Bourdeaux (D-GA) to discuss Medicaid provisions in the Build Back Better Act, pending in the budget reconciliation process.

September 22, 2021

3:00 p.m. - House GOP on Defense: House Freedom Caucus members criticize the pending National Defense Authorization Act and Biden administration's stewardship of the military.

September 22, 2021

3:00 p.m. - Haitian Immigrant Treatment: Reps. Yvette Clarke (D-NY), Maxine Waters (D-CA), Sheila Jackson Lee (D-TX) and others discuss enforcement actions against Haitian immigrants in Del Rio, Texas.

September 22, 2021

12:15 p.m. - Senate GOP on Debt Ceiling: Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) and others reiterate Republicans' position against supporting a debt ceiling suspension, citing Democrats' unified government, economic and spending concerns.

September 22, 2021

10:15 a.m. - Ambassador Nominations: Senate Foreign Relations Committee

September 22, 2021

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. 4350 - National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2022 (Subject to a Rule) (Rep. Smith (WA) / Armed Services) // The Rule provides for no further general debate, makes in order the following amendments, and allows for amendments to be offered en bloc: A full list of the 476 amendments made in order can be found here. // Postponed Amendment Votes: Dean Amendment; Plaskett Amendment; Tlaib Amendment; Slotkin Amendment; DeGette Amendment; Neguse Amendment // Special Orders

September 22, 2021

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of the nominations of Lily Lawrence Batchelder, to be Assistant Secretary of the Treasury; and Jayme Ray White, to be Deputy U.S. Trade Representative, voting on motions to invoke cloture on the nominations, later voting on confirmation of the nominations; and on the motion to invoke cloture on the nomination of Florence Y. Pan, to be U.S. District Judge for the District of Columbia.

September 21, 2021

2:30 p.m. - Senate Democrats Weekly: Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) and caucus leaders speak with reporters about raising the debt ceiling, legislating infrastructure and the Build Back Better Act through budget reconciliation.

September 21, 2021

2:10 p.m. - Senate GOP Weekly: Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) and caucus leaders speak with reporters about Democrats' infighting over extending government funding, the Build Back Better Act and bipartisan infrastructure legislation, raising the debt ceiling and economic inflation.

September 21, 2021

12:00 p.m. - Democrats on Rental Assistance: Reps. Cori Bush (D-MO), Ayanna Pressley (D-MA), Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-NY) and Senators Elizabeth Warren (D-MA), Ed Markey (D-MA), and others discuss introduction of rent legislation.

September 21, 2021

11:30 a.m. - Senators on GWOT Memorial: Sens. Joni Ernst (R-IA) and Maggie Hassan (D-NH) discuss introduction of their Bipartisan Global War on Terrorism Memorial Location Act.

September 21, 2021

11:30 a.m. - House Democrats on Executive Power: House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) is joined by Intelligence Committee Chairman Adam Schiff (D-CA), Oversight & Reform Committee Chair Carolyn Maloney (D-NY), Budget Committee Chairman John Yarmuth (D-KY) and others to discuss reintroduction of the Protecting Our Democracy Act.

September 21, 2021

10:30 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of the nomination of Margaret Strickland to be U.S. District Judge for the District of New Mexico, voting on the motion to invoke cloture on the nomination, recessing until 2:15 p.m. for weekly caucus meetings, then voting on confirmation of the Strickland nomination.

September 21, 2021

10:15 a.m. - House Democrats Weekly: House Democratic Caucus Chairman Hakeem Jeffries (D-NY) and Vice Chairman Pete Aguilar (D-CA) speak with reporters about pending legislation including bipartisan infrastructure and the Build Back Better Act through budget reconciliation, defense authorization, and appropriations.

September 21, 2021

10:00 a.m. - House GOP Weekly: House Minority Whip Steve Scalise (R-LA), House GOP Conference Vice Chairman Mike Johnson (R-LA), Reps. Mike Gallagher (R-WI) and Stephanie Bice (R-OK) speak with reporters.

September 21, 2021

9:30 a.m. - Terrorist Threats: Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee

September 21, 2021

9:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at 9:00 a.m. for morning hour and 11:00 a.m. for legislative business. One Minutes // H.R. 5304 - Extending Government Funding and Delivering Emergency Assistance Act (Subject to a Rule) (Rep. DeLauro / Appropriations) // Begin Consideration of H.R. 4350 - National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2022 (Subject to a Rule) (Rep. Smith (WA) / Armed Services) // Special Orders

September 20, 2021

3:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of the nomination of Margaret Irene Strickland, to be U.S. District Judge for the District of New Mexico, voting on confirmation of the nomination of Veronica S. Rossman to be U.S. Circuit Judge for the Tenth Circuit.

September 20, 2021

2:00 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets for legislative business, with votes postponed until 6:30 p.m. One Minutes// Suspensions (5): H.R. ___ - Department of Veterans Affairs Expiring Authorities Act of 2021 (Rep. Mrvan / Veterans' Affairs) // S. 189 - Veterans’ Compensation Cost-of-Living Adjustment Act of 2021 (Sen. Thune / Veterans' Affairs) // H.R. 4172 - To name the Department of Veterans Affairs community-based outpatient clinic in Aurora, Colorado, as the ‘‘Lieutenant Colonel John W. Mosley VA Clinic’’ (Rep. Crow / Veterans' Affairs) // H.R. 1281 - To name the Department of Veterans Affairs community based outpatient clinic in Gaylord, Michigan, as the "Navy Corpsman Steve Andrews Department of Veterans Affairs Health Care Clinic" (Rep. Bergman / Veterans' Affairs) // H.R. 3475 - To name the Department of Veterans Affairs community-based outpatient clinic in Columbus, Georgia, as the ‘‘Robert S. Poydasheff VA Clinic” (Rep. Bishop (GA) / Veterans' Affairs) // Special Orders

September 20, 2021

2:00 p.m. - Democrats on Puerto Rico: Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) and Senator Kirsten Gillibrand (D-NY) are joined by Reps. Nydia Velázquez (D-NY), Chuy Garcia (D-IL), Darren Soto (D-FL) and activists to discuss "Take Action for Puerto Rico" campaign four years after damage to the territory by Hurricane Maria.

September 17, 2021

1:00 p.m. - USCPD on ‘Justice for J6’ Preparations: US Capitol Police Department, Metropolitan Police and other officials speak with reporters about reinstalled fencing, improved security procedures and mutual aid requests made to agencies and the National Guard day before 'Justice for J6' protest and other events in the city.

September 17, 2021

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

September 16, 2021

10:15 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate meets in a pro forma session.

September 15, 2021

2:00 p.m. - Olympians on Larry Nassar Inquiry: Former US Girls' Gymnastics Team members Simone Biles, McKayla Maroney, Maggie Nichols and Aly Raisman join Senate Judiciary Committee members after hearing about malpractice by investigators.

September 15, 2021

2:00 p.m. - Kaine on Physicians’ Exhaustion: Senator Tim Kaine (D-VA) is joined by INOVA hospital system practitioners and others to speak with reporters about suicide and fatigue among the nation's physicians amid the coronavirus pandemic.

September 15, 2021

11:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of the nomination of Margaret Irene Strickland, to be U.S. District Judge for the District of New Mexico.

September 14, 2021

6:15 p.m. - Senate GOP on Afghanistan Withdrawal: Republican members of the Senate Armed Services Committee speak with reporters.

September 14, 2021

3:00 p.m. - Senate Democrats Weekly: Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) and caucus leaders speak with reporters about Democrats' agenda for voting rights, confirming nominees, fiscal 2022 appropriations and budget reconciliation.

September 14, 2021

2:15 p.m. - Senate GOP Weekly: Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) and caucus leaders speak with reporters about the recent military withdrawal and evacuation from Afghanistan, addressing the nation's debt limit and budget reconciliation.

September 14, 2021

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

September 14, 2021

10:00 a.m. - Afghanistan Withdrawal: Senate Foreign Relations Committee

September 14, 2021

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of the nomination of James Richard Kvaal, to be Under Secretary of Education, post-cloture, voting on confirmation of the nomination, and on the motion to invoke cloture on the nomination of Estudillo, to be United States District Judge for the Western District of Washington, recessing until 2:15 p.m. for weekly caucus meetings.

September 13, 2021

3:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of the nomination of James Richard Kvaal, to be Under Secretary of Education, voting on the motion to invoke cloture on the nomination.

September 13, 2021

2:00 p.m. - Afghanistan Withdrawal: House Foreign Affairs Committee

September 10, 2021

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

September 9, 2021

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

September 8, 2021

9:45 a.m. - Pelosi Weekly: House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) speaks with reporters about features and prospects for the Build Back Better agenda through budget reconciliation, military withdrawal from Afghanistan, addressing the nation's debt limit and work of the January 6 select committee.

September 7, 2021

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

September 7, 2021

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

September 3, 2021

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

September 3, 2021

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

September 1, 2021

1:00 p.m. - Paycheck Protection Program Oversight: House Small Business Committee

September 1, 2021

10:00 a.m. - FY NDAA Markup: House Armed Services Committee

August 31, 2021

12:30 p.m. - Freedom Caucus on Afghanistan: Members of the House Freedom Caucus urge Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) to call the House back into session to address completed military withdrawal from Afghanistan or else the House vacate the chair, and that President Biden's national security team resign.

August 31, 2021

11:45 a.m. - House GOP on Afghanistan: House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-CA) is joined by Ranking Members Mike Bost (R-IL), Mike McCaul (R-TX), Mike Rogers (R-AL) and Republican veterans to discuss completed military withdrawal from Afghanistan.

August 31, 2021

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

August 31, 2021

10:30 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate meets in a pro forma session, passing H.R. 5085, Emergency Repatriation Assistance for Returning Americans Act by unanimous consent.

August 30, 2021

5:00 p.m. - House GOP on Afghanistan: House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-CA) is joined by Ranking Members Mike Bost (R-IL), Mike McCaul (R-TX), Mike Rogers (R-AL) and Republican veterans for a roundtable on Afghanistan evacuation and withdrawal operations.

August 27, 2021

10:30 a.m. - McCarthy on Afghanistan: House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-CA) speaks with reporters day after terrorist attack kills over a dozen U.S. servicemembers in Kabul.

August 27, 2021

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

August 27, 2021

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

August 25, 2021

12:00 p.m. - House Foreign Affairs on Afghanistan: A bipartisan group of House Foreign Affairs Committee members discuss Afghanistan evacuation operations.

August 25, 2021

11:30 a.m. - McCarthy Weekly: House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-CA) speaks with reporters about the military withdrawal and evacuations from Afghanistan.

August 25, 2021

11:15 a.m. - Pelosi with Poor People’s Campaign: House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) is joined by Rev. Dr. William Barber and other Poor People's Campaign leaders, and advocates from Black Voters Matter and Forward Justice.

August 25, 2021

9:00 a.m. - Pelosi Weekly: House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) speaks with reporters about voting rights and infrastructure legislation passed, forthcoming budget reconciliation process after 'deeming' a resolution, addressing the coronavirus pandemic and Western US wildfires, the military withdrawal and evacuations from Afghanistan.

August 24, 2021

6:30 p.m. - House Democrats on Voting Rights: House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) and House Democrats mark passage of H.R. 4 - John R. Lewis Voting Rights Advancement Act of 2021.

August 24, 2021

3:00 p.m. - Texas Democrats on Voting Rights: Rep. Sheila Jackson-Lee (D-TX) is joined by Rep. Terri Sewell (D-AL) and Texas state legislators to discuss pending consideration of the John Lewis Voting Rights Advancement Act.

August 24, 2021

2:00 p.m. - House GOP on ‘Human Infrastructure’: Reps. Kat Cammack (R-FL) is joined by Republican Study Committee Chairman Jim Banks (R-IN), Vice Chairman Kevin Hern (R-OK), and House Budget Committee Ranking Member Jason Smith (R-MO) and others discuss features of the fiscal 2022 budget resolution pending before the House.

August 24, 2021

1:30 p.m. - House Democrats Weekly: House Democratic Caucus Chairman Hakeem Jeffries (D-NY) and Vice Chairman Pete Aguilar (D-CA) are joined by Reps. Jason Crow (D-CO), Mikie Sherrill (D-NJ) and Andy Kim (D-NJ) to discuss addressing the coronavirus pandemic, voting rights, military withdrawal and evacuations from Afghanistan, and intraparty dynamics.

August 24, 2021

12:30 p.m. - House GOP on Afghanistan: Rep. Louie Gohmert (R-TX) is joined by House Republicans to discuss evacuation operations in Afghanistan.

August 24, 2021

12:30 p.m. - House GOP on Afghanistan: House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-CA) is joined by Veterans Affairs Committee Ranking Member Mike Bost (R-IN), Foreign Affairs Committee Ranking Member Mike McCaul (R-TX), Armed Services Committee Ranking Member Mike Rogers (R-AL) and others to discuss evacuation operations in Afghanistan.

August 24, 2021

12:00 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets for legislative business. One Minutes // H.Res. 601 - Rule Providing for Consideration of S.Con.Res. 14 - Setting forth the congressional budget for the United States Government for fiscal year 2022 and setting forth the appropriate budgetary levels for fiscal years 2023 through 2031(Sen. Sanders / Budget), H.R. 4 - John R. Lewis Voting Rights Advancement Act of 2021 (Rep. Sewell / Judiciary); and Senate Amendment to H.R. 3684 - Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act (Rep. DeFazio / Transportation and Infrastructure) // H.R. 4 - John R. Lewis Voting Rights Advancement Act of 2021 (Rep. Sewell / Judiciary)

August 24, 2021

10:00 a.m. - House GOP on Afghanistan: House Minority Whip Steve Scalise (R-LA) is joined by Reps. Brad Wenstrup (R-LA), Jim Banks (R-IN), Brian Mast (R-FL), Michael Waltz (R-FL) and others to discuss evacuation operations in Afghanistan.

August 24, 2021

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

August 23, 2021

5:30 p.m. - For Country Caucus on Afghanistan: Reps. Van Taylor (R-TX), Jared Golden (D-ME) are joined by members of the For Country Caucus and veterans service organizations to discuss evacuation operations in Afghanistan amid military withdrawal.

August 23, 2021

5:00 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets for legislative business, with votes postponed until 6:30 p.m. One Minutes // H.Res. ___ - Rule Providing for Consideration of S.Con.Res. 14 - Setting forth the congressional budget for the United States Government for fiscal year 2022 and setting forth the appropriate budgetary levels for fiscal years 2023 through 2031; H.R. 4 - John R. Lewis Voting Rights Advancement Act of 2021; and Senate Amendment to H.R. 3684 - Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act (Rep. Jim McGovern / Rules)

August 23, 2021

4:30 p.m. - House Democrats on Climate Action: Reps. Kathy Castor (D-FL), Debbie Dingell (D-MI), Steven Horsford (D-NV) and Sean Casten (D-IL) are joined by the League of Conservation Voters to discuss pending infrastructure legislation.

August 23, 2021

3:30 p.m. - House GOP on Infrastructure: Members of the House Freedom Caucus discuss pending infrastructure legislation, the legislative agenda and evacuation operations in Afghanistan.

August 20, 2021

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

August 20, 2021

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

August 17, 2021

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

August 17, 2021

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

August 13, 2021

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

August 13, 2021

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

August 11, 2021

11:30 a.m. - Schumer on Legislative Activity: Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) speaks with reporters about passage of infrastructure and budget bills, addressing the nation's debt limit, and legislative process.

August 11, 2021

Continued - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate completes consideration of S.Con.Res. 14 - A concurrent resolution setting forth the congressional budget for the United States Government for fiscal year 2022 and setting forth the appropriate budgetary levels for fiscal years 2023 through 2031, voting on amendments; adoption of the concurrent resolution, as amended; and on the motion to discharge the Rules and Administration Committee from further consideration of S. 1 - For the People Act of 2021.

August 10, 2021

10:00 a.m. - Middle East Aid: Senate Foreign Relations Committee, Near East South Asia Central Asia and Counterterrorism Subcommittee

August 10, 2021

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

August 10, 2021

9:30 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of H.R. 3684, Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act, post-cloture, voting on passage of the bill, thereafter resuming consideration of the motion to proceed to S.Con.Res. 14 - A concurrent resolution setting forth the congressional budget for the United States Government for fiscal year 2022 and setting forth the appropriate budgetary levels for fiscal years 2023 through 2031, voting on the motion; amendments and adoption of the concurrent resolution.

August 9, 2021

2:30 p.m. - Senate GOP on Budget Resolution: Senator Rick Scott (R-FL) is joined by Senators Mike Lee (R-UT) and Ron Johnson (R-WI) to discuss features and priorities of fiscal 2022 budget resolution just introduced by Senate Democrats ahead of initial reconciliation debate, fielding questions about the economy and coronavirus vaccination.

August 9, 2021

12:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of H.R. 3684, Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act, post-cloture.

August 9, 2021

11:30 a.m. - Senate GOP on Cryptocurrency Taxation: Senators Pat Toomey (R-PA) and Cynthia Lummis (R-WY) announce details of a bipartisan agreement to fix digital asset reporting requirements in H.R. 3684, the Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act.

August 8, 2021

12:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of the substitute amendment #2137 to H.R. 3684, Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act, post-cloture, voting on a motion to waive a budget point of order; adoption of the substitute, as amended; and on the motion to invoke cloture on the bill, as amended.

August 7, 2021

11:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of the substitute amendment #2137 to H.R. 3684, Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act, then proceeding at 5 p.m. to Executive Session to consider the nomination of Eunice Lee, to be U.S. Circuit Judge for the Second Circuit, voting on confirmation of the nomination.

August 6, 2021

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

August 6, 2021

10:30 a.m. - Democrats on Voting Rights: Senator Jeff Merkley (D-OR) and others are joined by Texas House Democrats on anniversary of Voting Rights Act of 1965 enactment to discuss state legislation and Senate action.

August 6, 2021

10:30 a.m. - Pelosi Weekly: House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) speaks with reporters about the death of labor leader Richard Trumka, executive action to continue federal eviction moratorium, investigating the 6 January insurrection, wildfires in the West, legislating infrastructure and midterm election prospects.

August 5, 2021

1:30 p.m. - Cannon Building Renovations: House Administration Committee

August 5, 2021

11:30 a.m. - Senate Democrats on 9/11 Fact-Finding: Senators Bob Menendez (D-NJ) and Richard Blumenthal (D-CT) are joined by Majority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) and family members of 9/11 victims to introduce the September 11th Transparency Act of 2021, a bipartisan bill to improve transparency on component of federal 9/11 investigation focused on Saudi Arabia.

August 5, 2021

10:30 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of the substitute amendment #2137 to H.R. 3684, Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act, later proceeding to Executive Session to consider the nomination of Eunice Lee, to be U.S. Circuit Judge for the Second Circuit, voting on the motion to invoke cloture on the nomination.

August 5, 2021

10:15 a.m. - Violent Extremism: Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee

August 4, 2021

4:30 p.m. - Senate GOP on Infrastructure: Senator Mike Lee (R-UT) and Senate Republicans discuss 'dynamic scoring' funding and policy features of the Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act before the Senate.

August 4, 2021

3:30 p.m. - Pelosi Signs Bill Recognizing USCPD: House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) is joined by House Democrats as she signs enrolled copy of H.R. 3325 - To award four congressional gold medals to the United States Capitol Police and those who protected the U.S. Capitol on January 6, 2021.

August 4, 2021

2:45 p.m. - Threats from China: Senate Select Committee on Intelligence

August 4, 2021

2:00 p.m. - Senate GOP on Taxes: Senate Republicans discuss Democrats' plans to increase taxes on 'unrealized gains' of rural families one calls a 'double death tax', Senator John Thune (R-ND) fielding questions about budget reconciliation and pending debt limit increase.

August 4, 2021

10:30 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of the substitute amendment #2137 to H.R. 3684, Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act, voting on adoption of amendments to the substitute, each subject to a 60-vote threshold.

August 4, 2021

10:15 a.m. - Iraq AUMF Repeal: Senate Foreign Relations Committee

August 3, 2021

2:30 p.m. - Senate GOP Weekly: Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) and caucus leaders speak with reporters about Democrats' agenda for legislating infrastructure, vaccination amid wave of Delta coronavirus variant, expatriating Afghans to Fort Lee, a pro-democracy movement in Cuba and expired pandemic-related eviction moratorium.

August 3, 2021

2:15 p.m. - Senate Democrats Weekly: Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) and caucus leaders speak with reporters about staying in Washington to legislate infrastructure, Schumer reiterating statement that Governor Andrew Cuomo (D-NY) should resign after State Attorney General report documenting sexual harassment.

August 3, 2021

10:30 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of the substitute amendment #2137 to H.R. 3684, Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act, voting on adoption of amendments to the substitute, each subject to a 60-vote threshold, recessing after the first vote until 2:15 p.m. for weekly caucus meetings.

August 3, 2021

10:00 a.m. - Military Force Authorizations: Senate Foreign Relations Committee

August 3, 2021

10:00 a.m. - Violent Extremism: Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee

August 3, 2021

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

August 2, 2021

12:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of the substitute amendment #2137 to H.R. 3684, Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act, voting on adoption of amendments to the substitute, each subject to a 60-vote threshold.

August 1, 2021

12:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of the substitute amendment #2137 to H.R. 3684, Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act.

July 31, 2021

11:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of H.R. 3684, Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act.

July 30, 2021

6:30 p.m. - House Democrats on Eviction Moratorium: House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) and others speak with reporters after failing to advance a measure to extend pandemic-related prohibition on evictions hours before scheduled August recess.

July 30, 2021

12:00 p.m. - Pelosi Signs Funding Legislation: House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) and House Democrats participate in bill enrollment ceremony for H.R. 3237 - Emergency Security Supplemental to Respond to January 6th Appropriations Act, passed by the Senate and House the day before.

July 30, 2021

11:00 a.m. - Graham, Cuellar on Migrant Health: Senator Lindsey Graham (R-SC) is joined by Rep. Henry Cuellar (D-TX) to discuss migrant influx at the US-Mexico border and disparities in the immigration system.

July 30, 2021

10:30 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of H.R. 3684, the Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act, post-cloture, later resuming Executive Session to consider the motion to invoke cloture on the nomination of Ur Mendoza Jaddou, to be Director of the United States Citizenship and Immigration Services, Department of Homeland Security, voting on the motion, when invoked, later on confirmation of the nomination, then resuming consideration of the bill.

July 30, 2021

10:00 a.m. - Problem Solvers Caucus on Infrastructure: Reps. Josh Gottheimer (D-NJ) and Brian Fitzpatrick (R-PA) are joined by Senators and members of the Problem Solvers Caucus to discuss bipartisan infrastructure deal pending before the Senate.

July 30, 2021

10:00 a.m. - House Democrats on Legislative Accomplishments: House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) is joined by House Democrat Caucus leadership to discuss legislative achievements of the 117th Congress to date.

July 30, 2021

9:30 a.m. - Kaine on Afghan SIVs: Senator Tim Kaine (D-VA) and a VoteVets advocate speak with reporters about processing special immigrant visas and relocating Afghan supporters, Kaine fielding questions about infrastructure and budget reconciliation.

July 30, 2021

9:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets for legislative business. One Minutes // H.R. 4791 - Protecting Renters from Evictions Act of 2021 (Subject to a Rule) (Rep. Waters / Financial Services) // Special Orders

July 29, 2021

1:00 p.m. - House GOP on Detained Insurrectionists: Rep. Louie Gohmert (R-TX) is joined by Reps. Marjorie Taylor Greene (R-GA), Matt Gaetz (R-FL) and Bob Good (R-VA) to discuss jail conditions for persons charged in connection with January 6 insurrection at the Capitol.

July 29, 2021

11:30 a.m. - Freedom Caucus on Vacating Speakership: House Freedom Caucus Chairman Rep. Andy Biggs (R-AZ) members discuss their effort to remove Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA), citing diminished regular order, renewed mask mandate to counter Delta coronavirus variant, and her rejecting Republicans appointments to the insurrection select committee, directing ire at Reps. Adam Kinzinger (R-IL) and Liz Cheney (R-WY) for accepting her appointments.

July 29, 2021

11:00 a.m. - Lebanon Crisis: House Foreign Affairs Committee, Middle East North Africa and Global Counterterrorism Subcommittee

July 29, 2021

10:30 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of the motion to proceed to H.R. 3684, the Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act, post-cloture, voting on amendments and passage of H.R. 3237, Emergency Security Supplemental to Respond to January 6th Appropriations Act.

July 29, 2021

10:15 a.m. - Pell Grants: House Education and Labor Committee, Higher Education and Workforce Investment Subcommittee

July 29, 2021

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. 4502 - Labor, Health and Human Services, Education, Agriculture, Rural Development, Energy and Water Development, Financial Services and General Government, Interior, Environment, Military Construction, Veterans Affairs, Transportation, and Housing and Urban Development Appropriations Act, 2022 (Rep. DeLauro / Appropriations) // Postponed Amendment Votes: Bipartisan En Bloc #5; Democratic En Bloc #6 // Postponed Suspension Votes // Special Orders

July 29, 2021

9:45 a.m. - House GOP on Democrats’ Leadership: House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-CA), Minority Whip Steve Scalise (R-LA), Republican Conference Chair Elise Stefanik (R-NY) and others critique the Biden Administration and Speaker Nancy Pelosi's (D-CA) stewardship of the House, McCarthy fielding questions about renewed mask mandates and insurrection review.

July 28, 2021

Compilation - House GOP on Mask Mandates: House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-CA) and colleagues speak with reporters outside Republican Conference meeting with Attending Physician Brian Monahan about reinstated public health measures in the House based on guidance issued nationally by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

July 28, 2021

Compilation - Al-Kadhimi Visit: Prime Minister Mustafa Al-Kadhimi of Iraq participates in separate photo opportunities with remarks in visits with House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) and Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) with others.

July 28, 2021

2:30 p.m. - Food Supply Chain: Senate Judiciary Committee

July 28, 2021

1:00 p.m. - Territorial Budgets: House Natural Resources Committee

July 28, 2021

12:15 p.m. - Senate GOP on Inflation: Senator Rick Scott (R-FL) is joined by Senate Republicans to discuss economic inflation and prospects for forthcoming infrastructure package.

July 28, 2021

11:30 a.m. - Pelosi Weekly: House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) speaks with reporters about fact-finding mission of the insurrection select committee, the science of climate change and coronavirus, and federal student loan debt cancellation.

July 28, 2021

10:30 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate proceeds to Executive Session to resume consideration of the nomination of Gwynne A. Wilcox, to be a Member of the National Labor Relations Board, voting on the motion to invoke cloture on the Wilcox nomination, if invoked, proceeding to up to 2 hours of debate prior to a confirmation vote on the Wilcox nomination; and on the motion to invoke cloture on the nomination of David M. Prouty, to be a Member of the National Labor Relations Board, if invoked, proceeding to up to 2 hours of debate prior to a confirmation vote on the Prouty nomination. The Senate later votes on a motion to invoke cloture on the motion to proceed to H.R. 3684, the INVEST in America Act, upon reconsideration.

July 28, 2021

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets for legislative business. One Minutes // H.R. 4505 - Commerce, Justice, Science, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2022 (Structured Rule, One Hour of General Debate) (Rep. Cartwright / Appropriations) // H.R. 4373 - Department of State, Foreign Operations, and Related Programs Appropriations Act, 2022 (Structured Rule, One Hour of General Debate) (Rep. Lee (CA) / Appropriations) // H.R. 4346 - Legislative Branch Appropriations Act, 2022 (Structured Rule, One Hour of General Debate) (Rep. Ryan / Appropriations) // Special Orders

July 28, 2021

9:15 a.m. - Democrats on Climate Energy: House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA), Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY), Rep. Mike Levin (D-CA), advocates from League of Conservation Voters, the National Wildlife League and others to call for federal investments to cut emissions in half of 2030.

July 28, 2021

9:00 a.m. - Foreign Service Nominations: Senate Foreign Relations Committee

July 27, 2021

5:00 p.m. - House GOP on Gun Regulation: House Minority Whip Steve Scalise (R-LA), Reps. Richard Hudson (R-NC), Mike Bost (R-IL) and others discuss the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives proposed rule 2021R-08, Factoring Criteria for Firearms with Attached Stabilizing Braces.

July 27, 2021

2:30 p.m. - Senate GOP Weekly: Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) and caucus leaders speak with reporters about the death of former Senator Mike Enzi (R-WY), federal taxation and spending under forthcoming infrastructure legislation, data on spread of Delta variant coronavirus among vaccinated and unvaccinated Americans, economic inflation, and status of masks on Capitol Hill.

July 27, 2021

2:00 p.m. - Senate Democrats Weekly: Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) and caucus leaders speak with reporters about inquiry of House Select Committee to Investigate the January 6th Attack on the United States Capitol, status of masks on Capitol Hill amid Delta variant wave of coronavirus, and legislative priorities for infrastructure.

July 27, 2021

12:00 p.m. - Democrats on Student Loan Debt: Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) is joined by Senator Elizabeth Warren (D-MA) and Rep. Ayanna Pressley (D-MA) to discuss cancelling student loan debts.

July 27, 2021

10:30 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes Executive Session to consider the nomination of Todd Sunhwae Kim, to be an Assistant Attorney General, post-cloture, voting on confirmation of the nomination, recessing for the official photo, later voting on the motion to discharge the nomination of Tracy Stone-Manning to be Director of the Bureau of Land Management from Energy and Natural Resources Committee.

July 27, 2021

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. 4502 - Labor, Health and Human Services, Education, Agriculture, Rural Development, Energy and Water Development, Financial Services and General Government, Interior, Environment, Military Construction, Veterans Affairs, Transportation, and Housing and Urban Development Appropriations Act, 2022 (Structured Rule, One Hour of General Debate) (Rep. DeLauro / Appropriations) // The Rule provides for one hour of general debate equally divided and controlled by the Chair and Ranking Member of the Committee on Appropriations. The Rule makes in order 229 amendments and allows for amendments to be offered en bloc.  A full list of amendments can be found here. // Special Orders

July 27, 2021

9:45 a.m. - House Democrats Weekly: House Democratic Caucus Chairman Hakeem Jeffries (D-NY) speaks with reporters about investigative work of the insurrection select committee and legislating infrastructure.

July 27, 2021

9:30 a.m. - Insurrection Response: House Select Committee to Investigate the January 6th Attack on the United States Capitol

July 27, 2021

8:00 a.m. - House GOP on Insurrection Inquiry: House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-CA), Minority Whip Steve Scalise (R-LA), House Republican Conference Chair Elise Stefanik (R-NY) and others discuss imminent hearing and work of select committee to investigate 6 January insurrection at the Capitol.

July 26, 2021

3:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate convenes and proceeds to Executive Session to consider the nomination of Todd Sunhwae Kim, to be an Assistant Attorney General, voting on the motion to invoke cloture on the nomination.

July 26, 2021

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 (19): S. 848 - Consider Teachers Act of 2021 (Sen. Braun / Education and Labor) // S. 1828 - HAVANA Act of 2021 (Sen. Collins / Foreign Affairs) // H.R. 2278 - To authorize the Secretary of the Interior to designate the September 11th National Memorial Trail, and for other purposes, as amended (Rep. Connolly / Natural Resources) // H.R. 1029 - Free Veterans from Fees Act (Rep. Steube / Natural Resources) // H.R. 1154 - Great Dismal Swamp National Heritage Area Act (Rep. McEachin / Natural Resources) // H.R. 1664 - To authorize the National Medal of Honor Museum Foundation to establish a commemorative work in the District of Columbia and its environs, and for other purposes, as amended (Rep. Veasey / Natural Resources) // H.R. 2365 - Gold Star Mothers Family Monument Extension Act, as amended (Rep. Kim (NJ) / Natural Resources) // H.R. 2497 - Amache National Historical Site Act, as amended (Rep. Neguse / Natural Resources) // H.R. 4300 - Alexander Lofgren VIP Act, as amended (Rep. Miller-Meeks / Natural Resources) // H.R. 2485 - Access to Congressionally Mandated Reports Act, as amended (Rep. Quigley / Oversight and Reform) // S. 272 - Congressional Budget Justification Transparency Act of 2021 (Sen. Peters / Oversight and Reform) // H.R. 3533 - To establish occupational series for Federal positions in software development, software engineering, data science, and data management, and for other purposes, as amended (Rep. Obernolte / Oversight and Reform) // H.R. 3599 - Federal Rotational Cyber Workforce Program Act of 2021, as amended (Rep. Khanna / Oversight and Reform) // H.R. 1204 - District of Columbia Chief Financial Officer Home Rule Act, as amended (Del. Norton / Oversight and Reform) // H.R. 978 - Chai Suthammanont Remembrance Act of 2021, as amended (Rep. Connolly / Oversight and Reform) // H.R. 2617 - Performance Enhancement Reform Act, as amended (Rep. Connolly / Oversight and Reform) // S. 2382 - To authorize the National Cyber Director to accept details from other elements of the Federal Government on nonreimbursable basis, and for other purposes (Sen. Portman / Oversight and Reform) // S. 957 - To direct the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to ensure that certain medical facilities of the Department of Veterans Affairs have physical locations for the disposal of controlled substances medications (Sen. Kennedy / Veterans' Affairs) // S. 1910 - Major Medical Facility Authorization Act of 2021 (Sen. Tester / Veterans' Affairs) // Special Orders

July 22, 2021

12:30 p.m. - McCarthy Weekly: House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-CA) speaks with reporters about inflation and the economy, appointees to the insurrection select committee, priorities for infrastructure legislation, coronavirus and vaccination, and addressing the national debt limit.

July 22, 2021

10:30 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate convenes and proceeds to a period of morning business, later proceeding to Executive Session to vote on confirmation of the nomination of Jill Hruby, to be Under Secretary for Nuclear Security, Department of Energy.

July 22, 2021

10:00 a.m. - Labor Right to Organize: Senate Health Education Labor and Pensions Committee

July 22, 2021

10:00 a.m. - Digital Terrorism Financing: House Homeland Security Committee, Intelligence and Counterterrorism Subcommittee

July 22, 2021

10:00 a.m. - Pelosi Weekly: House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) speaks with reporters about US military withdrawal from Afghanistan, the economy, legislating infrastructure with the Senate, early controversy over the insurrection select committee, abortion funding and the Latino vote.

July 22, 2021

9:00 a.m. - House GOP on Delta Variant: House Minority Whip Steve Scalise (R-LA), Republican Conference Chair Elise Stefanik (R-NY) and members of the GOP Doctors Caucus discuss contagious variant of SARS-CoV-2.

July 22, 2021

9:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets for legislative business. One Minutes // H.R. 3985 - Allies Act of 2021 (Closed Rule, One Hour of Debate) (Rep. Crow / Judiciary) // Special Orders

July 21, 2021

4:30 p.m. - House Democrats on Anti-Muslim Sentiment: Reps. Ilhan Omar (D-MN), Jan Schakowsky (D-IL), Judy Chu (D-CA), Andre Carson (D-IN), Sara Jacobs (D-CA) discuss confronting attacks against the Muslim community and urge creation of a Special Envoy for Monitoring and Combating Islamophobia at the State Department.

July 21, 2021

4:15 p.m. - Pelosi Signs Restitution Legislation: House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) is joined by Democrats of the Judiciary Committee at enrollment ceremony on H.R. 1652 - VOCA Fix to Sustain the Crime Victims Fund Act of 2021.

July 21, 2021

3:30 p.m. - Senate Democrats on Immigration: Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) and Judiciary Committee Chairman Dick Durbin (D-IL) join DACA Dreamers and migrant farmers to discuss immigration in push for reform.

July 21, 2021

2:00 p.m. - House Democrats on Immigration Policy: Reps. Judy Chu (D-CA), Ayanna Pressley (D-MA) and others discuss Title 42 migrant expulsions by the Biden administration.

July 21, 2021

1:45 p.m. - McCarthy on Insurrection Inquiry: House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-CA) is joined by Republican appointees to select committee to investigate 6 January insurrection at the Capitol to discuss composition of the panel.

July 21, 2021

12:45 p.m. - Senate GOP on Federal Spending: Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) joins Budget Committee Ranking Member Lindsey Graham (R-SC) and others to discuss current and projected spending, immigration enforcement and pending infrastructure legislation.

July 21, 2021

11:00 a.m. - House Democrats on Medicaid: Rep. Carolyn Bordeaux (D-GA) is joined by Reps. Kathy Castor (D-FL), Kathy Manning (D-NC), Deborah Ross (D-NC), Nikema Williams (D-GA) and Lois Frankel (D-FL) to introduce the Medicaid Saves Lives Act.

July 21, 2021

10:30 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of the motion to invoke cloture on the nomination of Bonnie D. Jenkins, to be Under Secretary of State for Arms Control and International Security, voting on the motion; and on confirmation of the nomination of Jennifer Ann Abruzzo, to be General Counsel of the National Labor Relations Board, later voting on confirmation of the Jenkins nomination; and on the motion to invoke cloture on the motion to proceed to H.R. 3684 - INVEST in America Act (legislative vehicle for bipartisan infrastructure framework).

July 21, 2021

10:00 a.m. - Republicans on Abortion: Reps. Chip Roy (R-TX) and Mary Miller (R-IL) are joined by Senator Steven Daines (R-MT) and advocates to introduce pro-life legislation.

July 21, 2021

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. 2467 - PFAS Action Act of 2021 (Rep. Dingell / Energy and Commerce) // The Rule provides for one hour of general debate, makes in order the following amendments, and allows for amendments to be offered en bloc: The Rule makes in order the following amendments and allows for amendments to be offered en bloc: Kildee Amendment; Leger Fernandez Amendment; Levin (MI) Amendment; Ocasio-Cortez Amendment; Ross/Rouzer Amendment; San Nicolas Amendment; Sarbanes/Fitzpatrick Amendment; Slotkin Amendment #8; Slotkin/Meijer Amendment #9; Slotkin Amendment #10 // Special Orders

July 21, 2021

9:45 a.m. - Infrastructure Cybersecurity: Senate Environment and Public Works Committee

July 20, 2021

3:15 p.m. - House GOP on Gun Rights: Rep. Claudia Tenney (R-NY) is joined by Minority Whip Steve Scalise (R-LA) and others to discuss filing an amicus brief to the Supreme Court in New York State Rifle & Pistol Association Inc. v. Corlett set to be heard next term.

July 20, 2021

2:00 p.m. - Military Sexual Assault: House Armed Services Committee, Military Personnel Subcommittee

July 20, 2021

2:15 p.m. - Senate GOP Weekly: Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) and caucus leaders speak with reporters about the coronavirus "pandemic of the unvaccinated," Democrats' infrastructure package, and economic inflation.

July 20, 2021

2:00 p.m. - Senate Democrats Weekly: Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) and caucus leaders speak with reporters about legislative accomplishments, advancing a bipartisan infrastructure framework, a district court ruling on Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals, and budget reconciliation.

July 20, 2021

2:00 p.m. - Indo-Pacific Policy: House Foreign Affairs Committee, Asia the Pacific Central Asia and Nonproliferation Subcommittee

July 20, 2021

12:00 p.m. - Senators on War Powers: Senators Chris Murphy (D-CT), Bernie Sanders (I-VT) and Mike Lee (R-UT) introduce their bipartisan National Security Powers Act to define the Commander-in-Chief's constitutional war powers.

July 20, 2021

10:15 a.m. - House Democrats Weekly: House Democratic Caucus Chairman Hakeem Jeffries (D-NY) and Vice Chair Pete Aguilar (D-CA) speak with reporters about child tax credit payments made pursuant to the American Rescue Plan, forthcoming appropriations, investigating the 6 January insurrection, and voting rights.

July 20, 2021

10:00 a.m. - House GOP Weekly: House Republican Conference Chair Elise Stefanik (R-NY), Minority Whip Steve Scalise (R-LA) and Reps. Mario Diaz-Balart (R-FL) and Tony Gonzales (R-TX) speak with reporters about economic inflation, civil unrest in Cuba and socialist political tendencies in America, forthcoming appropriations, coronavirus vaccination, and investigating the 6 January insurrection.

July 20, 2021

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

July 20, 2021

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 (13): H.R. 1870 - Strengthening Local Transportation Security Capabilities Act of 2021, as amended (Rep. Barragán / Homeland Security) // H.R. 1893 - Transportation Security Preparedness Act of 2021 (Rep. Watson Coleman / Homeland Security) // H.R. 1895 - Transportation Security Public Health Threat Preparedness Act of 2021 (Rep. Gimenez / Homeland Security) // H.R. 1877 - Security Screening During COVID-19 Act, as amended (Rep. Cleaver / Homeland Security) // H.R. 1871 - Transportation Security Transparency Improvement Act (Rep. Bishop (NC) / Homeland Security) // H.R. 2795 - DHS Blue Campaign Enhancement Act, as amended (Rep. Meijer / Homeland Security) // H.R. 3138 - State and Local Cybersecurity Improvement Act, as amended (Rep. Clarke / Homeland Security) // H.R. 1833 - DHS Industrial Control Systems Capabilities Enhancement Act of 2021, as amended (Rep. Katko / Homeland Security) // H.R. 2980 - Cybersecurity Vulnerability Remediation Act, as amended (Rep. Jackson Lee / Homeland Security) // H.R. 3223 - CISA Cyber Exercise Act (Rep. Slotkin / Homeland Security) // H.R. 3264 - Domains Critical to Homeland Security Act (Rep. Katko / Homeland Security) // H.R. 1850 - Supporting Research and Development for First Responders Act (Rep. Rice (NY) / Homeland Security) // H.R. 3263 - DHS Medical Countermeasures Act (Rep. Miller-Meeks / Homeland Security) // H.R. 2668 - Consumer Protection and Recovery Act (Closed Rule, One Hour of Debate) (Rep. Cárdenas / Energy and Commerce) // Postponed Suspension Votes En Bloc // Special Orders

July 20, 2021

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate proceeds to Executive Session to consider the nominations of Kenneth Allen Polite, Jr., to be an Assistant Attorney General, and Jennifer Ann Abruzzo, to be General Counsel of the National Labor Relations Board, voting on motions to invoke cloture on the nominations, then recessing until 2:15 p.m. for weekly caucus meetings, thereafter voting on confirmation of the Polite nomination, later on Toomey amendment #2121 to H.R. 1652 - VOCA Fix to Sustain the Crime Victims Fund Act of 2021 and passage of the bill.

July 19, 2021

3:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate convenes and proceeds to a period of morning business, thereafter resuming Executive Session to consider the nomination of Tiffany Cunningham, to be U.S. Circuit Judge for the Federal Circuit, post-cloture, voting on confirmation of the nomination.

July 19, 2021

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 (14): H.R. 3119 - Energy Emergency Leadership Act (Rep. Rush / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 2931 - Enhancing Grid Security through Public-Private Partnerships Act (Rep. McNerney / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 2928 - Cyber Sense Act of 2021 (Rep. Latta / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 678 - PHONE Act of 2021 (Rep. Thompson (CA) / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 1250 - Emergency Reporting Act (Rep. Matsui / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 1754 - MEDIA Diversity Act of 2021 (Rep. Long / Energy and Commerce) // H.Res. 277 - Reaffirming the commitment of the House of Representatives to media diversity and pledging to work with media entities and diverse stakeholders to develop common ground solutions to eliminate barriers to media diversity (Rep. Demings / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 3003 - Promoting United States Wireless Leadership Act of 2021 (Rep. Walberg / Foreign Affairs) // H.R. 1158 - Refugee Sanitation Facility Safety Act of 2021 (Rep. Meng / Foreign Affairs) // H.R. 826 - Divided Families Reunification Act (Rep. Meng / Foreign Affairs) // H.Res. 294 - Encouraging reunions of divided Korean-American families (Rep. Bass / Foreign Affairs) // H.R. 2118 - Securing America From Epidemics Act (Rep. Bera / Foreign Affairs) // H.R. 1079 - Desert Locust Control Act, as amended (Rep. Smith (NJ) / Foreign Affairs) // H.R. 1036 - Bassam Barabandi Rewards for Justice Act (Rep. Wilson (SC) / Foreign Affairs) // Special Orders

July 16, 2021

12:00 p.m. - Digital Privacy: House Financial Services Committee, Task Force on Artificial Intelligence

July 16, 2021

10:00 a.m. - DHS WMD Oversight: House Homeland Security Committee, Emergency Preparedness Response and Communications Subcommittee

July 16, 2021

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

July 15, 2021

3:00 p.m. - House GOP on Abortion Funding: Reps. Tom Cole (R-OK) and House Appropriations Republicans discuss repeal of Hyde amendment prohibitions on federal taxpayer-funded abortion procedures in Labor, Health and Human Services appropriations following subcommittee markup of fiscal 2022 bill.

July 15, 2021

1:00 p.m. - Toxic Rubber Pollutants: House Natural Resources Committee, Oversight & Investigations Subcommittee

July 15, 2021

12:00 p.m. - DHS Reform: House Homeland Security Committee

July 15, 2021

12:00 p.m. - Senate Democrats on Child Tax Credit: Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) is joined by Senate Finance Committee Democrats to discuss federal payments made pursuant to the American Rescue Plan.

July 15, 2021

10:30 a.m. - Supply Chain Resilience: Senate Commerce Science and Transportation Committee

July 15, 2021

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes Executive Session to consider the nominations of Nellie Liang, to be an Under Secretary of the Treasury; and Donald Michael Remy, to be Deputy Secretary of Veterans Affairs, each post-cloture; later voting on the motion to invoke cloture on the nomination of Tiffany Cunningham, to be U.S. Circuit Judge for the Federal Circuit.

July 15, 2021

9:30 a.m. - Monetary Policy: Senate Banking Housing and Urban Affairs Committee

July 14, 2021

4:00 p.m. - FY22: Military Construction: House Armed Services Committee, Readiness Subcommittee

July 14, 2021

3:15 p.m. - Voting Rights Act: Senate Judiciary Committee, Constitution Subcommittee

July 14, 2021

2:00 p.m. - FY22: USAID: House Foreign Affairs Committee

July 14, 2021

2:00 p.m. - Border Public Health: Senator John Barrasso (R-WY) is joined by Senate Republicans to critique the Biden administration's rescinding Title 42 authority to handle migrants as coronavirus and other public health concerns persist.

July 14, 2021

12:15 p.m. - Senate Democrats Introduce Cannabis Bill: Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) is joined by Senators Ron Wyden (D-OR) and Cory Booker (D-NJ) to introduce the Cannabis Administration and Opportunity Act.

July 14, 2021

12:00 p.m. - Monetary Policy: House Financial Services Committee

July 14, 2021

11:30 a.m. - NRC Oversight: House Energy and Commerce Committee, Energy Subcommittee / Environment and Climate Change Subcommittee

July 14, 2021

11:30 a.m. - Senate Democrats on Voting Rights: Senators Amy Klobuchar (D-MN), Jeff Merkley (D-OR) and Raphael Warnock (D-GA) are joined by Texas House Democrats to speak with reporters about their absconding from voting on state election reform legislation.

July 14, 2021

10:30 a.m. - FY22: USAID: Senate Foreign Relations Committee

July 14, 2021

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes Executive Session to consider the nominations of Jocelyn Samuels, to be a Member of the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission; and Seema Nanda, to be Solicitor for the Department of Labor, thereafter recessing until 2:00 p.m., then voting on confirmation of the nominations, later voting on motions to invoke cloture on the nominations of Nellie Liang, to be an Under Secretary of the Treasury; and Donald Michael Remy, to be Deputy Secretary of Veterans Affairs.

July 13, 2021

2:00 p.m. - Postal Service Oversight: Senate Appropriations Committee, Financial Services and General Government Subcommittee

July 13, 2021

2:30 p.m. - Senate Democrats Weekly: Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) and caucus leaders speak with reporters about child tax credit payments, and state legislative efforts at voting rights, heat and climate change and legislating infrastructure, confirming nominees, and the filibuster.

July 13, 2021

2:10 p.m. - Senate GOP Weekly: Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) and caucus leaders speak with reporters about economic inflation, Texas House Democrats' absconding state election reform legislation, southern border security and public health concerns, military withdrawal from Afghanistan, human rights in Cuba and insurrection review.

July 13, 2021

10:00 a.m. - Facial Recognition in Law Enforcement: House Judiciary Committee, Crime Terrorism and Homeland Security Subcommittee

July 13, 2021

10:00 a.m. - Texas Democrats on Voting Rights: Texas State House Democrats join Reps. Marc Veasey (D-TX) and Lloyd Doggett (D-TX) to discuss denying the legislature a quorum in protest of election reform legislation.

July 13, 2021

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate proceeds to Executive Session to consider the nomination of Uzra Zeya, to be an Under Secretary of State for Civilian Security, Democracy, and Human Rights, post-cloture, voting on confirmation of the Zeya nomination; and on the motion to invoke cloture on the nomination of Julie A. Su, to be Deputy Secretary of Labor, thereafter recessing until 2:15 p.m. for weekly caucus meetings, then voting on confirmation of the Su nomination, later proceeding to the motion to discharge the nomination of Jennifer Ann Abruzzo, to be General Counsel, National Labor Relations Board.

July 13, 2021

9:30 a.m. - DOD Nominations: Senate Armed Services Committee

July 13, 2021

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

July 12, 2021

3:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate convenes and proceeds to Executive Session to consider the nomination of Uzra Zeya, to be an Under Secretary of State for Civilian Security, Democracy, and Human Rights, voting on the motion to invoke cloture on the nomination.

July 12, 2021

12:00 p.m. - SNAP Benefits: House Agriculture Committee, Nutrition Oversight and Department Operations Subcommittee

July 12, 2021

10:00 a.m. - Federal Bench Diversity: House Judiciary Committee, Courts Intellectual Property and the Internet Subcommittee

July 9, 2021

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

July 8, 2021

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

July 6, 2021

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

July 5, 2021

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

July 2, 2021

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

July 1, 2021

11:30 a.m. - McCarthy Weekly: House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-CA) speaks with reporters about replenishing Israel's Iron Dome defense system, work of the China Task Force, urban gun violence, and select committee established to investigate the 6 January attack on the Capitol.

July 1, 2021

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

July 1, 2021

11:00 a.m. - House Democrats on ‘Care Economy’: House Speaker Nancy Pelosi joins Democratic Women's Caucus Co-Chairs and others for a press event.

July 1, 2021

10:30 a.m. - Pelosi Introduces Insurrection Select Committee: House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) introduces Democrats appointed to serve on the Select Committee to Investigate the January 6th Attack on the United States Capitol created by House-passed legislation the day before.

July 1, 2021

10:30 a.m. - FY22: VA Information Technology: House Veterans Affairs Committee, Technology Modernization Subcommittee

July 1, 2021

9:00 a.m. - House GOP on Political Action: Reps. Claudia Tenney (R-NY) and Lauren Boebert (R-CO), House Republican Conference Chair Elise Stefanik (R-NY) and others introduce the "End Zuckerbucks Act" to limit Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg's political donations.

July 1, 2021

9:00 a.m. - Vaccine Hesitance: House Oversight and Government Reform Committee, Select Investigative Subcommittee on the Coronavirus Crisis

July 1, 2021

9:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets for legislative business. One Minutes // Complete Consideration of H.R. 3684 - INVEST in America Act (Rep. DeFazio / Transportation and Infrastructure) // The Rule provides for no further general or amendment debate. Postponed Amendment Votes: Davids En Bloc #5; Lee (NV) Amendment // Special Orders

June 30, 2021

1:00 p.m. - House Democrats on Auto Safety: Reps. Jan Schakowsky (D-IL), Debbie Dingell (D-MI), Kathleen Rice (D-NY), Paul Tonko (D-NY) and others discuss provisions in H.R. 3684 - INVEST in America Act.

June 30, 2021

12:00 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets for legislative business. One Minutes // H.Res. 503 - Establishing the Select Committee to Investigate the January 6th Attack on the United States Capitol (Closed Rule, One Hour of Debate) (Rep. Pelosi / Rules) // Begin Consideration of H.R. 3684 - INVEST in America Act (Rep. DeFazio / Transportation and Infrastructure / Energy and Commerce) // The Rule provides for ninety minutes of general debate, makes in order the following amendments, and allows for amendments to be offered en bloc: A full list of the 149 amendments made in order can be found here. // Special Orders

June 30, 2021

10:30 a.m. - House Democrats on Transportation: House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) is joined Transportation and Infrastructure Committee Chairman Peter DeFazio (D-OR), Energy and Commerce Committee Chairman Frank Pallone (D-NJ) and others to discuss pending passage of H.R. 3684 - INVEST in America Act.

June 30, 2021

10:30 a.m. - Maloney, et al on Overdraft Protection: Rep. Carolyn Maloney (D-NY) is joined by representatives of Consumer Reports, the National Consumer Law Center and Center for Responsible Lending to discuss reintroduction of the Overdraft Protection Act.

June 30, 2021

9:00 a.m. - House GOP on Essential Care: Reps. Claudia Tenney (R-NY), John Rutherford (R-FL) and others urge House action on recently introduced H.R. 2114 - Essential Caregivers Act.

June 29, 2021

4:00 p.m. - DOD Information Technology: House Armed Services Committee, Cyber Innovative Technologies and Information Systems Subcommittee

June 29, 2021

3:00 p.m. - Florida Democrats on Transportation: Reps. Stephanie Murphy (D-FL), Val Demings (D-FL) and Darren Soto (D-FL) discuss H.R. 3684 - INVEST in America Act soon before the House.

June 29, 2021

12:00 p.m. - Coronavirus Origins: Republicans on the House Select Committee on the Coronavirus Crisis hold a witness forum entitled "Led By Science: The COVID-19 Origin Story" on possible sources of the coronavirus pandemic in China with former Assistant HHS Secretary Brett Giroir and experts from the Hudson Institute, University of California at Berkeley and Atossa Therapeutics.

June 29, 2021

11:00 a.m. - FY22: Army: House Armed Services Committee

June 29, 2021

10:15 a.m. - House Democrats Weekly: House Democratic Caucus Chairman Hakeem Jeffries (D-NY) and Vice Chair Pete Aguilar (D-CA) speak with reporters about forthcoming legislation regarding transportation infrastructure and to establish a select committee to investigate the 6 January insurrection, and continuing hybrid-proxy protocols.

June 29, 2021

10:00 a.m. - House GOP Weekly: House Republican Conference Chair Elise Stefanik (R-NY), Minority Whip Steve Scalise (R-LA) and others speak with reporters about the Biden administration, the Chinese Communist Party, forthcoming transportation infrastructure legislation and border security.

June 29, 2021

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. 3005 - To direct the Joint Committee on the Library to replace the bust of Roger Brooke Taney in the Old Supreme Court Chamber of the United States Capitol with a bust of Thurgood Marshall to be obtained by the Joint Committee on the Library and to remove certain statues from areas of the United States of America from display in the United States of America from display in the United States Capitol, and for other purposes (Closed Rule, One Hour of Debate) (Rep. Hoyer / House Administration) // H.R. 2662 - IG Independence and Empowerment Act (Rep. Carolyn Maloney / Oversight and Reform) // The Rule provides for one hour of general debate, makes in order the following amendments, and allows for amendments to be offered en bloc: Axne Amendment; Bourdeaux Amendment; Carter (LA) Amendment; Comer Amendment; Malinowski Amendment; Torres (NY) Amendment // Postponed Suspension Votes En Bloc // Special Orders

June 28, 2021

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. 3261 - To repeal the Authorization for the Use of Military Force against Iraq Resolution (Rep. Spanberger / Foreign Affairs) // H.R. 3283 - To repeal the joint resolution entitled, “A joint resolution to promote peace and stability in the Middle East”, as amended (Rep. Meijer / Foreign Affairs) // H.R. 2471 - Haiti Development, Accountability, and Institutional Transparency Initiative Act, as amended (Rep. Jeffries / Foreign Affairs) // H.Res. 186 - Calling for the immediate release of Trevor Reed, a United States citizen who was unjustly found guilty and sentenced to nine years in a Russian prison (Rep. Pfluger / Foreign Affairs) // H.R. 1500 - Global Learning Loss Assessment Act of 2021, as amended (Rep. Houlahan / Foreign Affairs) // H.Res. 402 - Urging the Administration to facilitate assistance in response to the devastating impacts of COVID-19 in India, as amended (Rep. Sherman / Foreign Affairs) // H.R. 391 - Global Health Security Act of 2021, as amended (Rep. Connolly / Foreign Affairs) // H.R. 567 - Trans-Sahara Counterterrorism Partnership Program Act of 2021, as amended (Rep. McCaul / Foreign Affairs) // H.R. 2225 - National Science Foundation for the Future Act, as amended (Rep. Johnson (TX) / Science, Space, and Technology) // H.R. 3593 - Department of Energy Science for the Future Act, as amended (Rep. Johnson (TX) / Science, Space, and Technology) // H.R. 3385 - HOPE for Afghan SIVs Act of 2021, as amended (Rep. Crow / Judiciary) // Special Orders

June 28, 2021

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

June 25, 2021

11:30 a.m. - McCarthy Weekly: House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-CA) speaks with reporters about the Biden administration's handling of border security, holding China accountable for coronavirus origins, prosecutions related to the 6 January insurrection, Hyde amendment prohibitions on funding abortions, inflation and the post-pandemic economy.

June 25, 2021

9:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets for legislative business. One Minutes // S.J.Res. 14 - A joint resolution providing for congressional disapproval under chapter 8 of title 5, United States Code, of the rule submitted by the Environmental Protection Agency relating to "Oil and Natural Gas Sector: Emission Standards for New, Reconstructed, and Modified Sources Review" (Closed Rule, One Hour of Debate) (Sen. Heinrich / Energy and Commerce) // Special Orders

June 24, 2021

2:45 p.m. - House Democrats on Homicide Prevention: House Majority Whip James Clyburn (D-SC), Reps. Steven Horsford (D-IL), Lisa Blunt Rochester (D-DE), Robin Kelly (D-IL), Lucy McBath (D-GA) and others introduce the Break the Cycle of Violence Act.

June 24, 2021

1:15 p.m. - Radio Recording Fees: Dionne Warwick, Sam Moore, Dropkick Murphy's Ken Casey and others join Reps. Ted Deutch (D-FL), Darrell Issa (R-CA) to discuss their introducing the American Music Fairness Act.

June 24, 2021

12:30 p.m. - Senate GOP on Defense Spending: Senator Dan Sullivan (R-AK), Armed Services Committee Chairman Jim Inhofe (R-OK) and Committee Republicans discuss funding the U.S. military as appropriations season advances amid withdrawal from Afghanistan after 20 year engagement.

June 24, 2021

11:45 a.m. - Senators on Greenhouse Gas Emissions: Senators Debbie Stabenow (D-MI), Mike Braun (R-IN) and Tom Carper (D-DE) discuss passage of S. 1251 - Growing Climate Solutions Act of 2021, fielding questions about legislating infrastructure and other issues.

June 24, 2021

11:30 a.m. - House GOP on Coronavirus Origins: House Minority Whip Steve Scalise (R-LA), Republican Conference Chair Elise Stefanik (R-NY) and members of the GOP Doctors Caucus discuss origins of the COVID-19 pandemic.

June 24, 2021

10:45 a.m. - Pelosi Weekly: House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) announces creation of a select committee to investigate and report with recommendations about the 6 January insurrection at the Capitol, fielding questions about intended legislative process for an infrastructure package in conjunction with Senate action.

June 24, 2021

10:15 a.m. - Education Policy: House Education and Labor Committee

June 24, 2021

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. 239 - Equal Access to Contraception for Veterans Act (Closed Rule, One Hour of Debate) (Rep. Brownley / Veterans' Affairs) // H.R. 1443 - LGBTQ Business Equal Credit Enforcement and Investment Act (Closed Rule, One Hour of Debate) (Rep. Torres / Financial Services) // S.J.Res. 15 - A joint resolution providing for congressional disapproval under chapter 8 of title 5, United States Code, of the rule submitted by the Office of the Comptroller of Currency relating to "National Banks and Federal Savings Associations as Lenders" (Closed Rule, One Hour of Debate) (Sen. Van Hollen / Financial Services) // S.J.Res. 13 - A joint resolution providing for congressional disapproval under chapter 8 of title 5, United States Code, of the rule submitted by the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission relating to "Update of Commission's Conciliation Procedures" (Closed Rule, One Hour of Debate) (Sen. Murray / Education and Labor) // Special Orders

June 24, 2021

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of S. 1251 - Growing Climate Solutions Act of 2021, the Lee substitute amendment #2119 in order to the bill, voting on the substitute and the bill, thereafter proceeding to Executive Session to consider the nomination of Candace Jackson-Akiwumi to be U.S. Circuit Judge for the Seventh Circuit, post-cloture, voting on confirmation of the nomination.

June 24, 2021

9:00 a.m. - Evacuating Afghan Allies: Rep. Seth Moulton (D-MA) is joined by veterans of the Afghan and Iraq wars to introduce evacuation plan for allies amid military withdrawal.

June 23, 2021

4:45 p.m. - Senate GOP on Mask Mandates: Senators Rick Scott (R-FL) and Mike Lee (R-UT) introduce legislation to prohibit Federal mask mandates on public transportation passengers.

June 23, 2021

4:00 p.m. - House GOP on Border Security: Rep. Jodey Arrington (R-TX) introduce a resolution regarding security at the southern border.

June 23, 2021

3:00 p.m. - Afghan Visa Applications: Reps. Michael McCaul (R-TX), Earl Blumenauer (D-OR), Adam Kinzinger (R-IL), Jason Crow (D-CO) and others call for action on Afghan special immigrant visa application backlog.

June 23, 2021

2:00 p.m. - House Democrats on SALT Deductions: Reps. Tom Suozzi (D-NY), Josh Gottheimer (D-NJ), Mikie Sherill (D-NJ) and others are joined by the presidents of teachers and firefighters unions to discuss the effect of state and local tax deduction caps on union families.

June 23, 2021

2:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate convenes and proceeds to a period of morning business, thereafter proceeding to Executive Session to consider the nominations of Deborah L. Boardman, to be U.S. District Judge for the District of Maryland, voting on the motion to invoke cloture on the nomination, when invoked, later on confirmation of the nomination; and on the motion to invoke cloture on the nomination of Candace Jackson-Akiwumi to be U.S. Circuit Judge for the Seventh Circuit.

June 23, 2021

1:30 p.m. - House GOP Introduce Biden Censure: Rep. Lauren Boebert (R-CO) and others introduce a resolution to censure President Biden with respect to executing the duties of his office and enforcing border security and immigration laws.

June 23, 2021

10:15 a.m. - House GOP on Communist China: House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-CA), Minority Whip Steve Scalise (R-LA), Republican Conference Chair Elise Stefanik (R-NY) and others to discuss Chinese belligerence towards Hong Kong, origination of the coronavirus global pandemic, social media suppression, legislating infrastructure and investigating the 6 January insurrection.

June 23, 2021

10:15 a.m. - House Democrats Weekly: House Democratic Caucus Chairman Hakeem Jeffries (D-NY) and Vice Chair Pete Aguilar (D-CA) speak with reporters about implementation of the American Rescue Plan, proxy voting and House procedure, voting rights and legislating infrastructure.

June 23, 2021

10:00 a.m. - House GOP Create Climate Caucus: Rep. John Curtis (R-UT) and others introduce the Conservative Climate Caucus.

June 23, 2021

10:00 a.m. - Youth Vaping: House Oversight and Reform Committee, Economic and Consumer Policy Subcommittee

June 23, 2021

10:00 a.m. - FY22: Defense Dept: House Armed Services Committee

June 23, 2021

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. 486 - Rule providing for consideration of H.R. 2062 - Protecting Older Workers Against Discrimination Act of 2021 / H.R. 239 - Equal Access to Contraception for Veterans Act, H.R. 1443 – LGBTQ Business Equal Credit Enforcement and Investment Act / S.J.Res. 13 / S.J.Res. 14 / S.J.Res. 15 // H.R. 2062 - Protecting Older Workers Against Discrimination Act of 2021 (Rep. Scott (VA) / Education and Labor) // The Rule provides for one hour of general debate, makes in order the following amendments, and allows for amendments to be offered en bloc: Brown Amendment; Allen Amendment; Williams (GA) Amendment; Rodney Davis / Pingree Amendment; Foxx Amendment // Postponed Suspension Votes // Special Orders

June 22, 2021

2:00 p.m. - Pandemic Economic Response: House Oversight and Reform Committee, Select Investigative Subcommittee on the Coronavirus Crisis

June 22, 2021

2:15 p.m. - Senate Democrats Weekly: Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) is joined by Senators Amy Klobuchar (D-MN), Jeff Merkley (D-OR) and Raphael Warnock (D-GA) to advocate for the For The People Act, a procedural vote pending, and the filibuster.

June 22, 2021

2:00 p.m. - Senate GOP Weekly: Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) and caucus leaders speak with reporters about the For The People Act, a procedural vote pending, and the filibuster.

June 22, 2021

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. 1374 - Enhancing State Energy Security Planning and Emergency Preparedness Act of 2021 (Rep. Rush / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 482 - Newborn Screening Saves Lives Reauthorization Act of 2021 (Rep. Roybal-Allard / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 3752 - Pandemic Effects on Home Safety and Tourism Act (Rep. Cárdenas / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 3723 - Consumer Safety Technology Act (Rep. McNerney / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 3182 - Safe Sleep for Babies Act of 2021 (Rep. Cárdenas / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 1314 - STURDY Act (Rep. Schakowsky / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 3841 - Tribal Health Data Improvement Act of 2021 (Rep. Mullin / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 983 - Preventing Crimes Against Veterans Act of 2021 (Rep. Deutch / Judiciary) // H.R. 2694 - Criminal Judicial Administration Act of 2021 (Rep. Jeffries / Judiciary) // H.R. 2922 - Elder Abuse Protection Act of 2021, as amended (Rep. Garcia (TX) / Judiciary) // H.R. 961 - Justice for Juveniles Act (Rep. Scanlon / Judiciary) // H.R. 3239 - To make improvements in the enactment of title 41, United States Code, into a positive law title and to improve the Code (Rep. Fitzgerald / Judiciary) // H.R. 3241 - To make improvements in the enactment of title 54, United States Code, into a positive law title and to improve the Code (Rep. Bush / Judiciary) // H.R. 704 - ARTS Act (Rep. Jeffries / Judiciary) // H.R. 2571 - AMIGOS Act (Rep. Cicilline / Judiciary) // S. 1340 - A bill to amend title 28, United States Code, to redefine the eastern and middle judicial districts of North Carolina (Sen. Tillis / Judiciary) // H.R. 2679 - Foundation of the Federal Bar Association Charter Amendments Act of 2021 (Rep. Chabot / Judiciary) // S. 409 - A bill to provide for the availability of amounts for customer education initiatives and non-awards expenses of the Commodity Futures Trading Commission Whistleblower Program, and for other purposes (Sen. Grassley / Agriculture) // Special Orders

June 22, 2021

10:00 a.m. - DC Statehood: Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee

June 22, 2021

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate proceeds to Executive Session to resume consideration of the nomination of Christopher Fonzone, to be General Counsel of the Office of the Director of National Intelligence, post-cloture, voting on confirmation of the Fonzone nomination; and on the motion to invoke cloture on the nomination of Kiran Ahuja, to be Director of the Office of Personnel Management, thereafter recessing until 2:15 p.m. for weekly caucus meetings, then voting on confirmation of the nomination, thereafter resuming consideration of the motion to proceed to S. 2093, For the People Act, later voting on the motion to invoke cloture on the motion to proceed to the bill.

June 21, 2021

3:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate convenes and proceeds to Executive Session to consider the nomination of Christopher Charles Fonzone, to be General Counsel of the Office of the Director of National Intelligence, voting on the motion invoke cloture on the nomination.

June 21, 2021

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

June 17, 2021

1:00 p.m. - Americans Detained Overseas: Reps. Ted Deutch (D-FL) and French Hill (R-AR) discuss their jointly creating the Congressional Task Force on American Hostages and Americans Wrongfully Detained Abroad.

June 17, 2021

12:15 p.m. - Senate GOP on Election Reform: Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) and Rules Committee Ranking Member Roy Blunt (R-MO) are joined by fellow Republicans to critique S. 1, the For the People Act, pending election reform legislation.

June 17, 2021

11:30 a.m. - Combating Cybercrime: Senators Sheldon Whitehouse (D-RI), Lindsey Graham (R-SC) and Richard Blumenthal (D-CT) introduce the International Cybercrime Prevention Act after recent industrial ransomware attacks on the United States originating overseas, answering questions from reporters.

June 17, 2021

11:15 a.m. - House GOP on Border Security: Rep. Glenn Grothman (R-WI) and House Freedom Caucus members discuss Vice President Kamala Harris' oversight of border security as designated point person in the Biden administration.

June 17, 2021

10:45 a.m. - Pelosi Weekly: House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) speaks with reporters about the Supreme Court again upholding the Affordable Care Act in a decision hours earlier, designating Juneteenth a national holiday, expected work of the newly established Select Committee on Economic Disparity and Fairness and Growth, and legislating election reform and infrastructure.

June 17, 2021

10:00 a.m. - FY22: Treasury Dept: House Ways and Means Committee

June 17, 2021

10:00 a.m. - Medicaid Coverage: Rep. Lloyd Doggett (D-TX) and House Democrats introduce the COVER Now Act to address Medicaid coverage gaps.

June 17, 2021

10:00 a.m. - NCAA Athlete Rights: Senate Commerce Science and Transportation Committee

June 17, 2021

10:00 a.m. - FY22: Forest Service: Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee

June 17, 2021

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes Executive Session to resume consideration of the nomination of Tommy P. Beaudreau, to be Deputy Secretary of the Interior, voting on confirmation of the nomination; and on the motion to invoke cloture on the nomination of John K. Tien, to be Deputy Secretary of Homeland Security, thereafter recessing until 1:45 p.m., then voting on confirmation of the Tien nomination.

June 17, 2021

9:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets for legislative business. One Minutes // H.R. 256 - To repeal the Authorization for Use of Military Force Against Iraq Resolution of 2002 (Closed Rule, One Hour of Debate) (Rep. Lee (CA) / Foreign Affairs) // Special Orders

June 17, 2021

8:30 a.m. - FY22: Homeland Security: House Homeland Security Committee

June 16, 2021

3:00 p.m. - Pelosi, et al on Economic Fairness: House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) and House Democrats announce creation of a Select Committee on Economic Disparity and Fairness in Growth.

June 16, 2021

3:00 p.m. - Military & Mental Health: Reps. Seth Moulton (R-MA), Mariannette Miller-Meeks (R-IA) and Debbie Lesko (R-AZ) are joined by Senator Mark Kelly (D-AZ) and others to discuss their reintroduction of the Brandon Act, legislation named in honor of late Navy Petty Officer Third Class Brandon Caserta.

June 16, 2021

2:15 p.m. - Capitol Police Oversight: Senate Rules and Administration Committee

June 16, 2021

2:00 p.m. - Afghanistan Withdrawal: Reps. Jason Crow (D-CO), Michael Waltz (R-FL) are joined by members of the American Legion to discuss the need to protect Afghan partners through U.S. military withdraw from Afghanistan.

June 16, 2021

11:00 a.m. - Online Economy: House Judiciary Committee members announce bipartisan package of bipartisan online consumer protection and antitrust bills.

June 16, 2021

10:30 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate proceeds to Executive Session to resume consideration of the nomination of Radhika Fox, to be an Assistant Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency, voting on the motion to invoke cloture on the Fox nomination; and on the motion to invoke cloture on the nomination of Lydia Kay Griggsby, to be U.S. District Judge for the District of Maryland, when invoked, later voting on confirmation of the nominations.

June 16, 2021

10:00 a.m. - FY22: Education Dept: Senate Appropriations Committee, Labor Health and Human Services Education and Related Agencies Subcommittee

June 16, 2021

10:00 a.m. - FY22: Biden Administration: Senate Finance Committee

June 16, 2021

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. 1187 - ESG Disclosure Simplification Act of 2021 (Structured Rule, One Hour of General Debate) (Rep. Vargas / Financial Services) // The Rule provides for one hour of general debate, makes in order the following amendments, and allows for amendments to be offered en bloc: Burgess Amendment; Axne Amendment; Frankel / Nadler / Speier Amendment; Hill Amendment; Himes / Ross Amendment; Meeks (NY) / Carolyn Maloney / Torres (NY); Phillips Amendment; Schrier Amendment; Wexton Amendment; Plaskett Amendment // S. 475 - Juneteenth National Independence Day Act (Closed Rule, One Hour of Debate) (Sen. Markey / Oversight and Reform) // Special Orders

June 16, 2021

9:00 a.m. - HHS Policy Priorities: House Education and Labor Committee

June 15, 2021

4:15 p.m. - House Democrats on Texas Election Reforms: House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) joins Reps. Marc Veasey (D-TX), Joaquin Castro (D-TX), members of the Texas delegation and state lawmakers to discuss state laws passed by their state legislature addressing voting rights.

June 15, 2021

2:00 p.m. - Capitol Police Oversight: House Administration Committee

June 15, 2021

2:45 p.m. - Senate GOP Weekly: Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) and caucus leaders speak with reporters about a forthcoming election reform bill, inflation and the economy, border issues and legislating infrastructure through reconciliation.

June 15, 2021

2:30 p.m. - Senate Democrats Weekly: Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) and caucus leaders speak with reporters about voting rights reforms by the Texas state legislature, processing judicial nominees, pandemic-related priorities, climate and legislating infrastructure.

June 15, 2021

2:00 p.m. - Insurrection Review: House Oversight and Reform Committee

June 15, 2021

1:30 p.m. - House GOP on Fauci Affairs: Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene (R-GA) and cosponsors speak with reporters about their introducing the Fire Fauci Act to audit NIAID Director Anthony Fauci's financial statements and reduce his federal salary.

June 15, 2021

10:00 a.m. - House GOP Weekly: House Republican Conference Chair Elise Stefanik (R-NY) is joined by Reps. Michael McCaul (R-TX), Jason Smith (R-MO), Ashley Hinson (R-IA) and Minority Whip Steve Scalise (R-LA) to speak with reporters about Biden administration foreign policy towards Europe, Russia and China, border security, Democrats' legislative agenda to include the economy and infrastructure, and the politics of Israel.

June 15, 2021

10:00 a.m. - House Democrats Weekly: House Democratic Caucus Chairman Hakeem Jeffries (D-NY) and Vice Chair Pete Aguilar (D-CA) speak with reporters about Democrats' legislative record including with the American Rescue Plan, and approaches to infrastructure legislation and policing reform.

June 15, 2021

10:00 a.m. - Local Infrastructure: Senate Banking Housing and Urban Affairs Committee

June 15, 2021

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. 610 - San Francisco Bay Restoration Act, as amended (Rep. Speier / Transportation and Infrastructure) // H.R. 1703 - National Children’s Museum Act, as amended (Rep. Norton / Transportation and Infrastructure) // H.R. 587 - Ocean Pollution Reduction Act II (Rep. Peters / Transportation and Infrastructure) // H.R. 1144 - PUGET SOS, as amended (Rep. Kilmer / Transportation and Infrastructure) // H.R. 2008 - Local Water Protection Act (Rep. Craig / Transportation and Infrastructure) // H.R. 1921 - To amend the Federal Water Pollution Control Act to reauthorize the Lake Pontchartrain Basin Restoration Program, and for other purposes (Rep. Graves (LA) / Transportation and Infrastructure) // H.R. 539 - Preventing Disaster Revictimization Act (Rep. Graves (MO) / Transportation and Infrastructure) // H.R. 468 - Expedited Delivery of Airport Infrastructure Act of 2021 (Rep. Graves (MO) / Transportation and Infrastructure) // H.R. 2016 - Federal Disaster Assistance Coordination Act (Rep. Gonzalez-Colon / Transportation and Infrastructure) // H.R. 1262 - Notice to Airmen Improvement Act of 2021, as amended (Rep. Stauber / Transportation and Infrastructure) // H.R. 2093 - Veterans and Family Information Act (Rep. Jeffries / Veterans' Affairs) // H.R. 239 - Equal Access to Contraception for Veterans Act (Rep. Brownley / Veterans' Affairs) // H.R. 1257 - Homeless Veterans CREDIT Act, as amended (Rep. Pallone / Veterans' Affairs) // H.R. 2429 - VA Police Improvement and Accountability Act (Rep. Rice (NY) / Veterans' Affairs) // H.R. 2726 - VA FOIA Reform Act of 2021 (Rep. Gallego / Veterans' Affairs) // H.R. 2545 - To amend title 38, United States Code, to clarify the role of doctors of podiatric medicine in the Department of Veterans Affairs, and for other purposes (Rep. Wenstrup / Veterans' Affairs) // H.R. 293 - VA Hospitals Establishing Leadership Performance Act (Rep. Bost / Veterans' Affairs) // H.R. 290 - To amend title 38, United States Code, to render an individual, who transfers certain educational assistance, to which the individual is entitled because of an agreement by such individual to serve in the Armed Forces, to a dependent of that individual, and who fails to complete such agreement, solely liable for the overpayment of such educational assistance, as amended (Rep. Bost / Veterans' Affairs) // H.R. 3325 - To award four congressional gold medals to the United States Capitol Police and those who protected the U.S. Capitol on January 6, 2021 (Rep. Pelosi / Financial Services) // H.R. 3642 - Harlem Hellfighters Congressional Gold Medal Act, as amended (Rep. Suozzi / Financial Services) // H.R. 2332 - Debt Bondage Repair Act, as amended (Rep. McHenry / Financial Services) // H.R. 1443 - LGBTQ Business Equal Credit Enforcement and Investment Act, as amended (Rep. Torres / Financial Services) // Special Orders

June 15, 2021

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate proceeds to Executive Session to resume consideration of the nomination of Lina M. Khan, of New York, to be a Federal Trade Commissioner, post-cloture, voting on confirmation of the Khan nomination; and on the motion to invoke cloture on the nomination of Kiran Arjandas Ahuja, to be Director of the Office of Personnel Management, then recessing until 2:15 p.m. for weekly caucus meetings, thereafter proceeding to a period of morning business.

June 14, 2021

5:00 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets for legislative business, with votes postponed until 6:30 p.m. One Minutes // H.Res. 473 - Rule Providing for Consideration of H.R. 1187 - ESG Disclosure Simplification Act of 2021 and H.R. 256 - To repeal the Authorization for Use of Military Force Against Iraq Resolution of 2002 (Rep. McGovern / Rules) // Special Orders

June 14, 2021

3:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate proceeds to Executive Session to resume consideration of the nomination of Ketanji Brown Jackson, to be U.S. Circuit Judge for the District of Columbia Circuit, post-cloture, voting on confirmation of the Brown Jackson nomination; and on the motion to invoke cloture on the nomination of Lina M. Khan, to be a Federal Trade Commissioner for the unexpired term of seven years from September 26, 2017.

June 14, 2021

1:00 p.m. - ESG Disclosures, 2002 AUMF Repeal: House Rules Committee

June 14, 2021

11:30 a.m. - House GOP on Chamber Access: Reps. Andrew Clyde (R-GA) and Louie Gohmert (R-TX) are joined by counsel Ken Cuccinelli to discuss lawsuit challenging constitutionality of a House-passed resolution allowing the Sergeant-at-Arms with the authority to fine Members for failing to complete security screening to enter the House Chamber.

June 11, 2021

2:00 p.m. - Corruption in Central America: House Homeland Security Committee, Oversight Management and Accountability Subcommittee

June 11, 2021

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

June 11, 2021

11:00 a.m. - Polling Places: House Administration Committee, Elections Subcommittee

June 11, 2021

11:00 a.m. - Defense Intelligence: House Armed Services Committee, Intelligence and Special Operations Subcommittee

June 10, 2021

2:00 p.m. - FY22: International Finance: House Appropriations Committee, State Foreign Operations and Related Programs Subcommittee

June 10, 2021

12:30 p.m. - Senate GOP on Pandemic Origins: Senator Marsha Blackburn (R-TN) is joined by Senators Mike Braun (R-IN), Roger Marshall (R-KS), Ron Johnson (R-WI) and Roger Wicker (R-MS) to discuss suppression and inquiries into whether the global coronavirus pandemic resulted from a leak from the Wuhan Institute of Virology.

June 10, 2021

10:30 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate proceeds to Executive Session to resume consideration of the nomination of Zahid Quraishi, to be U.S. District Judge for the District of New Jersey, voting on invoking cloture on motion to proceed to the nomination; when invoked, later on confirmation of the Quraishi nomination; and on the motion to invoke cloture on the nomination of Ketanji Brown Jackson, to be U.S. Circuit Judge for the District of Columbia Circuit.

June 10, 2021

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

June 10, 2021

9:30 a.m. - FY22: Defense Dept: Senate Armed Services Committee

June 9, 2021

2:30 p.m. - Digital Currencies: Senate Banking Housing and Urban Affairs Committee, Economic Policy Subcommittee

June 9, 2021

2:00 p.m. - FY22: Justice Dept: Senate Appropriations Committee, Commerce Justice Science and Related Agencies Subcommittee

June 9, 2021

12:00 p.m. - Infrastructure Ransomware Response: House Homeland Security Committee

June 9, 2021

11:00 a.m. - FY22 Budget Request: House Budget Committee

June 9, 2021

10:30 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate proceeds to Executive Session to resume consideration of the nomination of Zahid N. Quraishi, to be U.S. District Judge for the District of New Jersey, voting on invoking cloture on motion to proceed to the nomination.

June 9, 2021

10:00 a.m. - FY22: Health and Human Services: Senate Appropriations Committee, Labor Health and Human Services Education and Related Agencies Subcommittee

June 9, 2021

10:00 a.m. - Belarus Policy: Senate Foreign Relations Committee

June 8, 2021

2:15 p.m. - FY22: State Department: Senate Foreign Relations Committee

June 8, 2021

2:00 p.m. - Senate GOP Weekly: Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) and caucus leaders speak with reporters about the legislative agenda, joint committee report on the 6 January insurrection, the Biden administration's first budget, and proposed voting rights legislation.

June 8, 2021

2:00 p.m. - Senate Democrats Weekly: Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) and caucus leaders speak with reporters about the Biden administration's first budget, processing judicial nominees, gender pay equity, and the legislative agenda.

June 8, 2021

10:00 a.m. - FY22: Health and Human Services: House Ways and Means Committee

June 8, 2021

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

June 8, 2021

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate proceeds to Executive Session to resume consideration of the nomination of Julien Xavier Neals, to be U.S. District Judge for the District of New Jersey, post-cloture, voting on confirmation of the Neals nomination; and on the motion to invoke on the nomination of Regina M. Rodriguez, to be U.S. District Judge for the District of Colorado, then recessing until 2:15 p.m. for weekly caucus meetings, then voting on confirmation of the Rodriguez nomination, then resuming consideration of S. 1260 - Endless Frontier Act, voting on adoption of Cornyn amendment #1858; a motion to waive a budget point of order; adoption of the Schumer substitute amendment #1502; and passage of the bill, as amended; and on the motion to invoke cloture on the motion to proceed to H.R.7 - Paycheck Fairness Act.

June 7, 2021

3:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate convenes and proceeds to a period of morning business, thereafter resuming Executive Session to consider the nomination of Julien Xavier Neals, to be U.S. District Judge for the District of New Jersey, voting on the motion to invoke cloture on the nomination.

June 7, 2021

3:00 p.m. - Ground Systems Modernization: House Armed Services Committee, Tactical Air and Land Forces Subcommittee

June 7, 2021

2:30 p.m. - FY22: State Dept: House Appropriations Committee, State Foreign Operations and Related Programs Subcommittee

June 7, 2021

11:00 a.m. - Marine Science: House Science Space and Technology Committee, Environment Subcommittee

June 7, 2021

11:00 a.m. - Infant Product Safety: House Oversight and Reform Committee

June 7, 2021

10:00 a.m. - FY22: State Dept: House Foreign Affairs Committee

June 4, 2021

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

June 3, 2021

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

June 1, 2021

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

June 1, 2021

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

May 28, 2021

1:15 p.m. - Schumer on Legislative Activity: Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) speaks with reporters about post-insurrection Washington and the Republican Party, planned legislative agenda for the summer work period, and addressing LGBTQ rights.

May 28, 2021

10:00 a.m. - SBA Oversight: House Appropriations Committee, Financial Services and General Government Subcommittee

May 28, 2021

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

May 28, 2021

9:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of the motion to invoke cloture on the Schumer substitute amendment #1502 to S. 1260 - Endless Frontier Act, post-cloture; voting on the motion to proceed to H.R. 3233 - National Commission to Investigate the January 6 Attack on the United States Capitol Complex Act; then resuming Executive Session to confirm the nominations of Anton George Hajjar, to be a Governor of the United States Postal Service for a term expiring December 8, 2023; and Eric S. Lander, to be Director of the Office of Science and Technology Policy.

May 27, 2021

1:00 p.m. - SBA Grant Programs: House Small Business Committee, Oversight Investigations and Regulations Subcommittee

May 27, 2021

1:00 p.m. - FY22: Defense Dept: House Appropriations Committee, Defense Subcommittee

May 27, 2021

12:00 p.m. - Wall Street Oversight: House Financial Services Committee

May 27, 2021

11:00 a.m. - FY22: USAID: House Appropriations Committee, State Foreign Operations and Related Programs Subcommittee

May 27, 2021

11:00 a.m. - Treasury Oversight: House Appropriations Committee, Financial Services and General Government Subcommittee

May 27, 2021

10:00 a.m. - Voting Discrimination: House Judiciary Committee, Constitution Civil Rights and Civil Liberties Subcommittee

May 27, 2021

11:00 a.m. - Ethiopia Crisis: Senate Foreign Relations Committee

May 27, 2021

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of S. 1260 - Endless Frontier Act, voting on amendments to the bill.

May 27, 2021

9:00 a.m. - Senate GOP on Infrastructure: Senators Shelley Moore Capito (R-WV), Pat Toomey (R-PA), John Barrasso (R-WY) and Roy Blunt (R-MO) discuss their counteroffer to proposed infrastructure legislation in negotiations with the Biden administration.

May 26, 2021

2:00 p.m. - FY22: Homeland Security: Senate Appropriations Committee, Homeland Security Subcommittee

May 26, 2021

2:00 p.m. - Militia Extremism: House Oversight and Reform Committee, Civil Rights and Human Services Subcommittee

May 26, 2021

2:00 p.m. - SEC Oversight: House Appropriations Committee, Financial Services and General Government Subcommittee

May 26, 2021

1:30 p.m. - Coronavirus & Small Business: Senate Small Business and Entrepreneurship Committee

May 26, 2021

12:00 p.m. - Consumer Credit Reporting: House Financial Services Committee, Oversight & Investigations Subcommittee

May 26, 2021

11:00 a.m. - Toxic Exposure: House Veterans Affairs Committee Chairman Mark Takano (D-CA) is joined by Reps. Elaine Luria (D-VA) and Raul Ruiz (D-CA), and advocates Jon Stewart, John Feal and others to discuss introduction of the Honoring our PACT Act, to address veterans' and first responders' exposure to toxic chemicals.

May 26, 2021

11:00 a.m. - Coronavirus Vaccine Confidence: House Energy and Commerce Committee, Oversight & Investigations Subcommittee

May 26, 2021

10:30 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate convenes and proceeds to a period of morning business, thereafter resuming consideration of S. 1260 - Endless Frontier Act, voting on Sullivan amendment #1911, then recessing until 2:15 p.m., later voting on Durbin amendment #2014; Kennedy amendment #1710; Coons amendment #1588; Lee amendment #1929; and Sasse amendment #2023 to the bill.

May 26, 2021

10:00 a.m. - Coronavirus & National Parks: Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee, National Parks Subcommittee

May 26, 2021

10:00 a.m. - FY22: National Institutes of Health: Senate Appropriations Committee, Labor Health and Human Services Education and Related Agencies Subcommittee

May 26, 2021

10:00 a.m. - Wall Street Oversight: Senate Banking Housing and Urban Affairs Committee

May 25, 2021

Compilation - Floyd Family Visits Congress: Family members of late Minneapolis resident George Floyd and attorney Benjamin Crump meet separately with House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) and Rep. Karen Bass (D-CA), and Senator Cory Booker (D-NJ), who speaks with reporters afterward about bipartisan work on policing reform.

May 25, 2021

3:00 p.m. - Post-Pandemic Hospitality: Senate Commerce Science and Transportation Committee, Tourism Trade and Export Promotion Subcommittee

May 25, 2021

2:30 p.m. - Safe Gun Storage: Senate Judiciary Committee, Constitution Subcommittee

May 25, 2021

2:00 p.m. - Senate GOP Weekly: Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) and caucus leaders speak with reporters about pandemic recovery and economic inflation concerns, priorities for infrastructure legislation, China and planned Olympic Games there, and anti-Semitism nationwide and in Congress.

May 25, 2021

2:00 p.m. - Senate Democrats Weekly: Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) and caucus leaders speak with reporters about pending confirmations and research funding legislation, investigating the 6 January insurrection, first anniversary of Minneapolis resident George Floyd's death, semiconductor and electric vehicle manufacturing, and prospects for policing reform.

May 25, 2021

1:00 p.m. - Drought Update: House Natural Resources Committee, Water Oceans and Wildlife Subcommittee

May 25, 2021

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

May 25, 2021

10:00 a.m. - FY22: National Institutes of Health: House Appropriations Committee, Labor Health and Human Services Education and Related Agencies Subcommittee

May 25, 2021

10:00 a.m. - Federal Reserve Oversight: Senate Banking Housing and Urban Affairs Committee

May 25, 2021

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of the nomination of Chiquita Brooks-LaSure, to be Administrator of the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, voting on confirmation of the Brooks-LaSure nomination; and the motion to invoke cloture on the nomination of Kristen M. Clarke, to be an Assistant Attorney General, then recessing until 2:15 p.m., thereafter voting on confirmation of the Clarke nomination, later resuming consideration of S. 1260 - Endless Frontier Act, voting on Wyden amendment #1975; Crapo amendment #1565; Paul amendment #2003; Ernst amendment #1507; Daines amendment #1787; and Lee amendment #1891, each at a 60 vote threshold.

May 25, 2021

9:30 a.m. - Kendall, Shyu, Blume Nominations: Senate Armed Services Committee

May 24, 2021

3:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of S. 1260 - Endless Frontier Act, then resuming Executive Session to consider the nomination of Chiquita Brooks-LaSure, to be Administrator of the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, voting on the motion to invoke cloture on the nomination.

May 24, 2021

2:00 p.m. - FY22: Army Corps of Engineers: House Appropriations Committee, Energy and Water Development Subcommittee

May 24, 2021

11:00 a.m. - Space & National Security: House Armed Services Committee, Strategic Forces Subcommittee

May 24, 2021

11:00 a.m. - Ballot Access: House Administration Committee, Elections Subcommittee

May 21, 2021

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

May 20, 2021

12:30 p.m. - House Progressives on Poverty: Reps. Barbara Lee (D-CA) and Pramila Jayapal (D-WA) are joined by Rev. Dr. William Barber II and others to discuss introduction of a resolution to address poverty and low wages.

May 20, 2021

12:00 p.m. - House GOP on Nord Stream 2: Reps. Andy Barr (R-KY), Bill Johnson (R-OH), Scott Perry (R-PA) and Garrett Graves (R-LA) discuss their opposition to the Biden administration waiving sanctions on Russia and construction of the Nord Stream 2 pipeline to Europe.

May 20, 2021

11:45 a.m. - House GOP on Cuba: House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy is joined by Reps. Mario Díaz-Balart (R-FL), Carlos Giménez (R-FL), Anthony Gonzalez (R-OH), Nicole Malliotakis (R-NY), Alex Mooney (R-WV), and Maria Elvira Salazar (R-FL) to discuss Cuban Independence Day and socialism.

May 20, 2021

10:45 a.m. - Pelosi Weekly: House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) speaks with reporters about legislation passed to create an investigative commission and fund additional security measures at the Capitol in response to 6 January insurrection, continuing pandemic protocols in the House and prospects for policing reform.

May 20, 2021

10:30 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of S. 1260 - Endless Frontier Act, voting on amendments to the bill.

May 20, 2021

10:30 a.m. - Health Care Staffing: Senate Health Education Labor and Pensions Committee, Primary Health and Retirement Security Subcommittee

May 20, 2021

10:00 a.m. - Proactive Forestry: Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee

May 20, 2021

10:00 a.m. - Afghanistan Withdrawal: Senate Armed Services Committee

May 20, 2021

9:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets for legislative business. One Minutes // H.R. 3237 - Emergency Security Supplemental to Respond to January 6th Appropriations Act, 2021 (Closed Rule, One Hour of Debate) (Rep. DeLauro / Appropriations) // Special Orders

May 19, 2021

3:30 p.m. - Capitol Police Board Reform: House Administration Committee

May 19, 2021

2:30 p.m. - Medical Supply Chain: Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee

May 19, 2021

2:30 p.m. - House Democrats on Post-Insurrection Measures: House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) is joined by Homeland Security Committee Chairman Bennie Thompson (D-MS), Appropriations Committee Chair Rosa DeLauro (D-CT) and House Administration Committee Chair Zoe Lofgren (D-CA) to discuss legislation creating the National Commission to Investigate the January 6 Attack on the United States Capitol Complex and emergency supplemental appropriation related to Capitol security.

May 19, 2021

12:30 p.m. - Senate GOP on Israel: Senator Ted Cruz (R-TX) and others discuss concerns about intensifying conflict between Israel and Hamas.

May 19, 2021

12:00 p.m. - House GOP on RSC Budget: Republican Study Committee Chairman Jim Banks (R-IN) and Budget and Spending Task Force Chairman Kevin Hern (R-OK) introduce the RSC's fiscal 2022 budget proposal.

May 19, 2021

10:30 a.m. - Emergent BioSolutions Vaccine: House Oversight and Reform Committee, Select Investigative Subcommittee on the Coronavirus Crisis

May 19, 2021

10:30 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of S.J.Res. 13 - Joint resolution providing for congressional disapproval under chapter 8 of title 5, United States Code, of the rule submitted by the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission relating to “Update of Commission’s Conciliation Procedures," voting on adoption of the joint resolution, thereafter resuming consideration of S. 1260 - Endless Frontier Act, voting on amendments to the bill.

May 19, 2021

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. 1629 - Fairness in Orphan Drug Exclusivity Act (Closed Rule, One Hour of Debate) (Rep. Dean / Energy and Commerce) // Complete Consideration of H.Res. 275 - Condemning the horrific shootings in Atlanta, Georgia, on March 16, 2021, and reaffirming the House of Representative's commitment to combating hate, bigotry, and violence against the Asian-American and Pacific Islander community (Closed Rule, no further debate) (Rep. Chu / Judiciary) //  H.R. 3233 - National Commission to Investigate the January 6 Attack on the United States Capitol Complex Act (Closed Rule, One Hour of Debate) (Rep. Thompson (MS) / Homeland Security) // Special Orders

May 19, 2021

9:30 a.m. - Tulsa-Greenwood Massacre: House Judiciary Committee, Constitution Civil Rights and Civil Liberties Subcommittee

May 18, 2021

4:00 p.m. - House GOP on Tax Policy: House Minority Whip Steve Scalise (R-LA) is joined by Ways and Means Ranking Member Kevin Brady (R-TX) and others to discuss benefits of the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act in opposition to President Biden's tax plan and Democrats' policies.

May 18, 2021

3:00 p.m. - Post-Pandemic Travel: Senate Commerce Science and Transportation Committee, Tourism Trade and Export Promotion Subcommittee

May 18, 2021

2:00 p.m. - Senate GOP Weekly: Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) and caucus leaders speak with reporters about conflict between Israel and Hamas, the economic recovery and jobs market, and legislating infrastructure.

May 18, 2021

2:00 p.m. - Senate Democrats Weekly: Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) and caucus leaders speak with reporters about creating a 6 January insurrection review commission, features and process for the Endless Frontier Act, committee-reported Strategic Competition Act, conflict between Israel and Hamas, and status of the SALT tax deduction.

May 18, 2021

11:30 a.m. - House Democrats Weekly: House Democratic Caucus Chairman Hakeem Jeffries (D-NY) and Vice Chair Pete Aguilar (D-CA) speak with reporters about legislation before the House including creation of a 6 January review commission and security supplemental appropriation, reverting pandemic protocols in the House, and 2022 politics.

May 18, 2021

10:00 a.m. - Paid Family Leave: Senate Health Education Labor and Pensions Committee

May 18, 2021

10:00 a.m. - Afghanistan Policy Review: House Foreign Affairs Committee

May 18, 2021

10:00 a.m. - House Democrats on Asian Hate Crimes: Rep. Judy Chu (D-CA) is joined by House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) and members of the Asian Pacific American Caucus to discuss pending final passage of S. 937 - COVID-19 Hate Crimes Act.

May 18, 2021

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. 1157 - Department of State Authorization Act of 2021, as amended (Rep.  Meeks / Foreign Affairs) // H.R. 1711 - Financial Inclusion in Banking Act of 2021, as amended (Rep. Scott (GA) / Financial Services) // H.R. 707 - Ghost Army Congressional Gold Medal Act (Rep. Kuster / Financial Services) // H.R. 3146 - SAVE Act (Rep. Hill / Financial Services) // H.R. 3125 - COVID-19 Emergency Medical Supplies Enhancement Act of 2021 (Rep. Vargas / Financial Services) // H.R. 3008 - Homebuyer Assistance Act of 2021 (Rep. Sherman / Financial Services) // H.R. 2655 - Insider Trading Prohibition Act (Rep. Himes / Financial Services) // H.R. 2959 - COVID-19 Fraud Prevention Act, as amended (Rep. Axne / Financial Services) // S. 937 - COVID-19 Hate Crimes Act (Sen. Hirono / Judiciary) // Postponed Suspension Votes En Bloc // Begin Consideration of H.Res. 275 - Condemning the horrific shootings in Atlanta, Georgia, on March 16, 2021, and reaffirming the House of Representative's commitment to combating hate, bigotry, and violence against the Asian-American and Pacific Islander community (Closed Rule, One Hour of Debate) (Rep. Chu / Judiciary) // Special Orders

May 18, 2021

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of the motion to proceed to S. 1260 - Endless Frontier Act, post-cloture, recessing from 12:30 p.m .until 2:15 p.m. for weekly caucus meetings, later voting on the motion to discharge the Judiciary Committee from further consideration of the nomination of Kristen Clarke, to be an Assistant Attorney General.

May 17, 2021

3:00 p.m. - Rule for Debate: House Rules Committee

May 17, 2021

3:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of the motion to proceed to S. 1260 - Endless Frontier Act, voting on the motion to invoke cloture on the motion.

May 17, 2021

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 (17): H.R. 2704 - Improving VA Accountability to Prevent Sexual Harassment and Discrimination Act of 2021 (Rep. Pappas / Veterans' Affairs) // H.R. 2788 - Equal Employment Counseling Modernization Act (Rep. Lamb / Veterans' Affairs) // H.R. 2911 - VA Transparency and Trust Act of 2021 (Rep. Bost / Veterans' Affairs) // H.R. 240 - Homeless Veterans with Children Reintegration Act (Rep. Brownley / Veterans' Affairs) // H.R. 711 - West LA VA Campus Improvement Act of 2021, as amended (Rep. Lieu / Veterans' Affairs) // H.R. 2167 - GI Bill National Emergency Extended Deadline Act, as amended (Rep. Sherrill / Veterans' Affairs) // H.R. 2878 - Native VetSuccess at Tribal Colleges and Universities Pilot Program Act, as amended (Rep. Gallego / Veterans' Affairs) // H.R. 1510 - To direct the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to submit to Congress a report on the use of cameras in the medical centers of the Department of Veterans Affairs (Rep. McKinley / Veterans' Affairs) // H.R. 2494 - To amend title 38, United States Code, to establish in the Department the Veterans Economic Opportunity and Transition Administration, and for other purposes (Rep. Wenstrup / Veterans' Affairs) // H.R. 2441 - Sgt. Ketchum Rural Veterans Mental Health Act (Rep. Axne / Veterans' Affairs) // H.R. 210 - Rural STEM Education Research Act, as amended (Rep. Lucas / Science, Space, and Technology) // H.R. 144 - Supporting Early-Career Researchers Act, as amended (Rep. Johnson (TX) / Science, Space, and Technology) // H.R. 204 - STEM Opportunities ACT, as amended (Rep. Johnson (TX) / Science, Space, and Technology) // H.R. 2027 - MSI STEM Achievement Act (Rep. Johnson (TX) / Science, Space, and Technology) // H.R. 2695 - Combating Sexual Harassment in Science Act (Rep. Johnson (TX) / Science, Space, and Technology) // H.R. 1447 - COAST Research Act of 2021, as amended (Rep. Bonamici / Science, Space, and Technology) // H.R. 2533 - NEAR Act of 2021 (Rep. Posey / Science, Space, and Technology) // Special Orders

May 14, 2021

11:00 a.m. - Cyber Defense: House Armed Services Committee, Cyber Innovative Technologies and Information Systems Subcommittee

May 14, 2021

9:30 a.m. - House GOP on Stefanik Election: House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-CA), Minority Whip Steve Scalise (R-LA), Conference Vice Chair Mike Johnson (R-LA) and Elise Stefanik (R-NY) speak with reporters after Stefanik's election as Conference Chair, having removed Rep. Liz Cheney (R-WY) by voice vote days earlier.

May 14, 2021

9:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets for legislative business. One Minutes // H.R. 1065 - Pregnant Workers Fairness Act (Closed Rule, One Hour of Debate) (Rep. Nadler / Education and Labor) // Special Orders

May 13, 2021

2:00 p.m. - Federal Facilities: House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee, Economic Development Public Buildings and Emergency Management Subcommittee

May 13, 2021

2:00 p.m. - Guillen Crime Prevention Bill: House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) is joined by Reps. Jackie Speier (D-CA), Sylvia Garcia (D-TX), Veronica Escobar (D-TX), Jason Crow (D-CO), House Armed Services Committee Chairman Adam Smith (D-WA) and the Guillén family to discuss reintroduction of the I am Vanessa Guillén Act.

May 13, 2021

12:15 p.m. - Senate GOP on Unemployment Benefits: Senators Marco Rubio (R-FL), Roger Marshall (R-KS), Steve Daines (R-MT), Joni Ernst (R-IA), Tommy Tuberville (R-AL), Marsha Blackburn (R-TN) and Mike Braun (R-IN) discuss heightened unemployment benefits' effect on the job market.

May 13, 2021

12:00 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets for legislative business. One Minutes // H.R. 2547 - Comprehensive Debt Collection Improvement Act (Rep. Waters / Financial Services) // The Rule provides for one hour of general debate, makes in order the following amendments, and allows for amendments to be offered en bloc: Bonamici Amendment; Adams Amendment; Bowman Amendment; Burgess Amendment; Bush Amendment; Cohen Amendment; Craig Amendment; Luetkemeyer Amendment; McHenry Amendment; Newman Amendment; Omar Amendment; Payne Amendment; Ross Amendment; Williams (GA) Amendment // Postponed Suspension: H.R. 2877 - Behavioral Intervention Guidelines Act of 2021 (Rep. Ferguson / Energy and Commerce) // Special Orders

May 13, 2021

11:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate proceeds to Executive Session to resume consideration of the nomination of Amber McReynolds, to be a Governor of the United States Postal Service for a term expiring December 8, 2026, post-cloture, voting on confirmation of the McReynolds nomination, later voting on confirmation of the nomination of Donet Graves, Jr., to be Deputy Secretary of Commerce.

May 13, 2021

11:00 a.m. - Pelosi Weekly: House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) speaks with reporters about child tax credits, legislating infrastructure and supplemental appropriations for the Capitol complex.

May 13, 2021

10:30 a.m. - Trade Agenda: House Ways and Means Committee

May 13, 2021

10:15 a.m. - Unaccompanied Minors: Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee

May 13, 2021

9:30 a.m. - Wormuth Nomination: Senate Armed Services Committee

May 12, 2021

2:00 p.m. - Tax Equity: House Ways and Means Committee, Select Revenue Measures Subcommittee

May 12, 2021

2:00 p.m. - House GOP on Critical Race Theory: Rep. Dan Bishop (R-NC) is joined by House Republicans and former Office of Management and Budget Director Russell Vought to discuss bill introduced to ban federal funding for teaching critical race theory.

May 12, 2021

12:15 p.m. - Senate GOP on Border Issues: Senator Rick Scott (R-FL) is joined by Republican colleagues, Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton and others to discuss migrant influx at the southern border.

May 12, 2021

1:00 p.m. - House Democrats on Infrastructure: House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) is joined by House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee Chairman Peter DeFazio (D-OR) to discuss legislating federal investments in transportation infrastructure from vehicle electrification to construction projects.

May 12, 2021

12:00 p.m. - Capitol Breach Review: House Administration Committee

May 12, 2021

11:15 a.m. - House Democrats Weekly: House Democratic Caucus Chairman Hakeem Jeffries (D-NY) and Vice Chair Pete Aguilar (D-CA) speak with reporters about features of the American Rescue Plan, taxation and legislating on infrastructure, Republicans' removing Liz Cheney as Conference Chair, a Capitol security supplemental appropriation, and prospects for policing reform.

May 12, 2021

10:00 a.m. - Capitol Breach Review: House Oversight and Reform Committee

May 12, 2021

10:00 a.m. - Domestic Extremism: Senate Appropriations Committee

May 12, 2021

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.R. 1448 - PAWS for Veterans Therapy Act, as amended (Rep. Stivers / Veterans' Affairs) // H.R. 958 - Protecting Moms Who Served Act (Rep. Underwood / Veterans' Affairs) // H.R. 297 - To require the Secretary of Agriculture to conduct a study on the establishment of, and the potential land that could be included in, a unit of the National Forest System in the State of Hawaii, and for other purposes (Rep. Case / Natural Resources) // H.R. 49 - To designate the National Pulse Memorial located at 1912 South Orange Avenue, Orlando, Florida, 32806, and for other purposes (Rep. Soto / Natural Resources) // H.R. 478 - Blackwater Trading Post Land Transfer Act (Rep. O'Halleran / Natural Resources) // H.R. 810 - 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. 1688 - Native American Child Protection Act (Rep. Gallego / Natural Resources) // H.R. 2208 - Ysleta del Sur Pueblo and Alabama-Coushatta Tribes of Texas Equal and Fair Opportunity Settlement Act (Rep. Escobar / Natural Resources) // Postponed Suspension Votes (13): H.R. 433 - Family Support Services for Addiction Act of 2021 (Rep. Trone / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 1475 - Pursuing Equity in Mental Health Act (Rep. Watson Coleman / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 586 - STANDUP Act of 2021 (Rep. Peters / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 721 - Mental Health Services for Students Act of 2021, as amended (Rep. Napolitano / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 2877 - Behavioral Intervention Guidelines Act of 2021 (Rep. Ferguson / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 1260 - Bipartisan Solution to Cyclical Violence Act of 2021 (Rep. Ruppersberger / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 1205 - Improving Mental Health Access from the Emergency Department Act of 2021 (Rep. Ruiz / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 1324 - Effective Suicide Screening and Assessment in the Emergency Department Act of 2021 (Rep. Bilirakis / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 1480 - HERO Act (Rep. Bera / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 2862 - Campaign to Prevent Suicide Act (Rep. Beyer / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 2981 - Suicide Prevention Lifeline Improvement Act of 2021 (Rep. Katko / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 2955 - Suicide Prevention Act (Rep. Stewart / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 768 - Block, Report, And Suspend Suspicious Shipments Act of 2021 (Rep. McKinley / Energy and Commerce) // Special Orders

May 12, 2021

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate proceeds to Executive Session to resume consideration of the motion to discharge the nomination of Chiquita Brooks-LaSure, to be Administrator of the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services from the Finance Committee, voting on the motion to discharge; and on the motion to invoke cloture on the nomination Ronald Stroman, to be a Governor of the U.S. Postal Service for a term expiring December 8, 2021, later voting on confirmation of the Stroman nomination; and on the motion to invoke cloture on the Stroman nomination for a term expiring December 8, 2028, later voting on confirmation of the 2028 nomination; and on the motion to invoke cloture on the nomination of Amber McReynolds, to be a Governor of the U.S. Postal Service for a term expiring December 8, 2026.

May 12, 2021

Compilation - House GOP on Cheney: Reps. Dan Bishop (R-NC), Liz Cheney (R-WY) and Adam Kinzinger (R-IL) speak separately with reporters after voice vote by the House Republican Conference to remove Cheney as Chair for persistence rebutting President Trump about the 2020 election and 6 January insurrection at the Capitol.

May 11, 2021

2:30 p.m. - Freight Mobility: Senate Commerce Science and Transportation Committee, Surface Transportation Maritime Freight and Ports Subcommittee

May 11, 2021

2:30 p.m. - Offshore Tax Evasion: Senate Finance Committee, Taxation and IRS Oversight Subcommittee

May 11, 2021

2:00 p.m. - Senate GOP Weekly: Senate Minority Whip John Thune (R-SD) and caucus leaders speak with reporters about election reform then before the Rules Committee, talks with the White House about legislating on infrastructure, proposed tax rate increases and pandemic reopening.

May 11, 2021

2:00 p.m. - Senate Democrats Weekly: Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) and caucus leaders speak with reporters about legislating on infrastructure and the Endless Frontier Act, election reform then before the Rules Committee, features of the American Rescue Plan, and vehicle electrification.

May 11, 2021

2:00 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets for legislative business, with votes postponed until 6:30 p.m. One Minutes // Suspensions (14): H.R. 433 - Family Support Services for Addiction Act of 2021 (Rep. Trone / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 1475 - Pursuing Equity in Mental Health Act (Rep. Watson Coleman / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 586 - STANDUP Act of 2021 (Rep. Peters / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 721 - Mental Health Services for Students Act of 2021, as amended (Rep. Napolitano / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 2877 - Behavioral Intervention Guidelines Act of 2021 (Rep. Ferguson / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 1260 - Bipartisan Solution to Cyclical Violence Act of 2021 (Rep. Ruppersberger / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 1205 - Improving Mental Health Access from the Emergency Department Act of 2021 (Rep. Ruiz / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 1324 - Effective Suicide Screening and Assessment in the Emergency Department Act of 2021 (Rep. Bilirakis / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 1480 - HERO Act (Rep. Bera / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 2862 - Campaign to Prevent Suicide Act (Rep. Beyer / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 2981 - Suicide Prevention Lifeline Improvement Act of 2021 (Rep. Katko / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 2955 - Suicide Prevention Act (Rep. Stewart / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 768 - Block, Report, And Suspend Suspicious Shipments Act of 2021 (Rep. McKinley / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 1629 - Fairness in Orphan Drug Exclusivity Act (Rep. Madeleine Dean / Energy and Commerce) // Special Orders

May 11, 2021

10:00 a.m. - Federal SolarWinds Recovery: Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee

May 11, 2021

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

May 11, 2021

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate proceeds to Executive Session and resume consideration of the nomination of Andrea Joan Palm, to be Deputy Secretary of Health and Human Services, post-cloture, voting on confirmation of the Palm nomination; and on the motion to invoke cloture on the the nomination of Cynthia Minette Marten, to be Deputy Secretary of Education, thereafter recessing until 2:15 p.m. for weekly caucus meetings, then voting on confirmation of the Marten nomination, thereafter debating S.J.Res. 15 - A joint resolution providing for congressional disapproval under chapter 8 of title 5, United States Code, of the rule submitted by the Office of the Comptroller of Currency relating to "National Banks and Federal Savings Associations as Lenders" prior to a vote on adoption on the joint resolution.

May 10, 2021

3:00 p.m. - Capitol Police Oversight: House Administration Committee

May 10, 2021

3:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of the nomination of Andrea Joan Palm, to be Deputy Secretary of Health and Human Services, voting on the motion to invoke cloture on the nomination.

May 7, 2021

12:00 p.m. - AI in Financial Services: House Financial Services Committee, Task Force on Artificial Intelligence

May 7, 2021

12:00 p.m. - FY22: Air Force & Space Force: House Appropriations Committee, Defense Subcommittee

May 7, 2021

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

May 6, 2021

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

May 6, 2021

2:00 p.m. - FY22: Commerce Dept: House Appropriations Committee, Commerce Justice Science and Related Agencies Subcommittee

May 6, 2021

2:00 p.m. - Voter Purging: House Administration Committee, Elections Subcommittee

May 6, 2021

2:00 p.m. - Migration Push Factors: House Homeland Security Committee, Oversight Management and Accountability Subcommittee

May 6, 2021

1:00 p.m. - FY22: Energy Dept: House Appropriations Committee, Energy and Water Development Subcommittee

May 6, 2021

12:30 p.m. - Human Rights in Xinjiang: House Foreign Affairs Committee

May 6, 2021

12:00 p.m. - Game Stop Short Sales: House Financial Services Committee

May 6, 2021

11:00 a.m. - High-Speed Rail: House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee, Railroads Pipelines and Hazardous Materials Subcommittee

May 6, 2021

10:00 a.m. - Secret Service Oversight: House Appropriations Committee, Homeland Security Subcommittee

May 5, 2021

3:00 p.m. - Space Rules: House Armed Services Committee, Strategic Forces Subcommittee

May 5, 2021

2:30 p.m. - Counteracting Ransomware: House Homeland Security Committee, Cybersecurity Infrastructure Protection and Security Technologies Subcommittee

May 5, 2021

12:00 p.m. - FY22: Army: House Appropriations Committee, Defense Subcommittee

May 5, 2021

11:00 a.m. - Good Friday Agreement: House Foreign Affairs Committee, Europe Energy the Environment and Cyber Subcommittee

May 4, 2021

3:30 p.m. - Global Vaccine Distribution: Reps. Jan Schakowsky (D-IL), Rosa DeLauro (D-CT), Lloyd Doggett (D-TX), Earl Blumenauer (D-OR), Jesus Garcia (D-IL) and Adriano Espaillat (D-NY) call on the Biden Administration to support a Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (TRIPS) waiver by the World Trade Organization to broaden global access to US-made coronavirus vaccines, in a virtual press conference.

May 4, 2021

1:00 p.m. - Burma Crisis: House Foreign Affairs Committee

May 4, 2021

12:00 p.m. - FY22: National Guard & Reserves: House Appropriations Committee, Defense Subcommittee

May 4, 2021

10:00 a.m. - FY22: Justice Dept: House Appropriations Committee, Commerce Justice Science and Related Agencies Subcommittee

May 4, 2021

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

May 3, 2021

12:45 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate meets in a pro forma session.

May 3, 2021

11:00 a.m. - Transparency in Government: House Oversight and Reform Committee

April 30, 2021

3:00 p.m. - Information Warfare: House Armed Services Committee, Cyber Innovative Technologies and Information Systems Subcommittee

April 30, 2021

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

April 29, 2021

1:30 p.m. - Infrastructure Investment: House Ways and Means Committee, Trade Subcommittee

April 29, 2021

Compilation - Senate Hallway Interviews: Senators speak with reporters outside a Judiciary Committee hearing about legislative priorities and expectations for President Biden's first address to a Joint Session of Congress.

April 29, 2021

11:00 a.m. - Military Justice Reform: Senator Kirsten Gillibrand (D-NY) is joined by Senators Chuck Grassley (R-IA), Joni Ernst (R-IA), Mark Kelly (D-AZ), Ted Cruz (R-TX) and activists to discuss introduction of their bipartisan Military Justice Improvement and Increasing Prevention Act to remove criminal prosecution decisions from the chain of command.

April 29, 2021

11:00 a.m. - Mars Perseverance Rover: House Science Space and Technology Committee, Space and Aeronautics Subcommittee

April 29, 2021

11:00 a.m. - Indo-Pacific Maritime Security: House Armed Services Committee / House Foreign Affairs Committee

April 29, 2021

10:45 a.m. - Pelosi Weekly: House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) speaks with reporters about Joint Session Address by President Biden the night before, legislative accomplishments during his first 100 days in office, coronavirus protocols and security for the event, and prospects for the George Floyd Justice in Policing Act.

April 29, 2021

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of S. 914 - Drinking Water and Wastewater Infrastructure Act of 2021, voting on Rubio-Scott (FL) amendment #1471, as modified; Shaheen amendment #1461; Kennedy amendment #1469; Lee amendment #1472; and later on passage of the bill, as amended.

April 29, 2021

9:30 a.m. - Worldwide Threats: Senate Armed Services Committee

April 28, 2021

9:00 p.m. - Joint Session: President Joe Biden addresses a joint session of Congress.

April 28, 2021

6:00 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets in a pro forma session.

April 28, 2021

11:00 a.m. - Coronavirus Long-Term Effects: House Energy and Commerce Committee, Health Subcommittee

April 28, 2021

10:00 a.m. - Circuit Court Nominations: Senate Judiciary Committee

April 28, 2021

Compilation - Senate Hallway Interviews: Senators speak with reporters outside a Judiciary Committee hearing about legislative priorities and expectations for President Biden's first address to a Joint Session of Congress.

April 28, 2021

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate convenes and proceeds to a period of morning business, thereafter resuming consideration of S.J.Res. 14 - A joint resolution providing for congressional disapproval under chapter 8 of title 5, United States Code, of the rule submitted by the Environmental Protection Agency relating to "Oil and Natural Gas Sector: Emission Standards for New, Reconstructed, and Modified Sources Review," later proceeding to Executive Session to consider the nomination of Samantha Power, to be Administrator of the United States Agency for International Development, voting on the motion to invoke cloture on the nomination, later on confirmation of the nomination; and on passage of the joint resolution.

April 28, 2021

9:30 a.m. - Senate Democrats on Methane Emissions: Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) is joined by Senators Martin Heinrich (D-NM), Angus King (I-ME), Ed Markey (D-MA) and activists to discuss pending a Congressional Review Act vote to rescind a methane regulation.

April 27, 2021

2:30 p.m. - Afghanistan Policy Review: Senate Foreign Relations Committee

April 27, 2021

2:00 p.m. - Unaccompanied Migrant Youth: House Homeland Security Committee, Border Security Facilitation and Operations Subcommittee

April 27, 2021

2:00 p.m. - Senate GOP Weekly: Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) and caucus leaders speak with reporters about President Biden's record ahead of his first address to Congress, infrastructure and proposed American Jobs Plan and prospects for policing reform.

April 27, 2021

2:00 p.m. - Senate Democrats Weekly: Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) is joined by Senators Martin Heinrich (D-NM), Angus King (I-ME) and Ed Markey (D-MA) to speak with reporters about pandemic reopening, wastewater infrastructure legislation soon before the Senate, methane emissions regulation, proposed American Jobs Plan, and protocol for Joint Session address by President Biden.

April 27, 2021

12:00 p.m. - Democrats on Child Care Tax Credit: Reps. Rosa DeLeLauro (D-CT), Suzan DelBene (D-WA), Ritchie Torres (D-NY) and Senators Michael Bennet (D-CO), Sherrod Brown (D-OH) and Cory Booker (D-NJ) hold a Zoom session with reporters to discuss permanently expanding the child tax credit in federal law.

April 27, 2021

10:30 a.m. - Democrats on Child Care: Senator Elizabeth Warren (D-MA) is joined by freshmen Reps. Sara Jacobs (D-CA) and Mondaire Jones (D-NY) to reintroduce their Universal Child Care and Early Learning Act.

April 27, 2021

10:00 a.m. - Social Media Design: Senate Judiciary Committee, Privacy Technology and the Law Subcommittee

April 27, 2021

10:00 a.m. - Coronavirus & Consumer Protection: Senate Commerce Science and Transportation Committee, Consumer Protection Product Safety Insurance and Data Security Subcommittee

April 27, 2021

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate proceeds to Executive Session to resume consideration of the nomination of Jason Scott Miller, to be Deputy Director for Management, Office of Management and Budget, post-cloture, voting on confirmation on the Miller nomination; and on the motion to invoke cloture on the nomination of Janet Garvin McCabe, to be Deputy Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency, then recessing until 2:15 .p.m for  weekly caucus meetings, later voting on confirmation of the McCabe nomination; and on the motion to invoke cloture on the nomination of Colin Hackett Kahl,  to be Under Secretary of Defense for Policy, later on confirmation of the Kahl nomination; and on the motion to invoke cloture on the motion to proceed to S. 914, Drinking Water and Wastewater Infrastructure Act of 2021.

April 26, 2021

3:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate proceeds to Executive Session to resume consideration of the nomination of Jason Scott Miller, to be Deputy Director for Management, Office of Management and Budget, voting on the motion to invoke cloture on the nomination.

April 26, 2021

12:00 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets in a pro forma session, General William J. Walker sworn in by the Speaker as House Sergeant at Arms.

April 22, 2021

2:15 p.m. - Senate Democrats on Hate Crimes: Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) is joined by Senators Mazie Hirono (D-HI), Tammy Duckworth (D-IL) and Richard Blumenthal (D-CT) to discuss Senate passage of S.937 - COVID-19 Hate Crimes Act and plans for legislating a municipal water bill.

April 22, 2021

12:00 p.m. - Senate GOP on Infrastructure: Senators Shelley Moore Capito (R-WV), Roger Wicker (R-MS), Pat Toomey (R-PA) and John Barrasso (R-WY) introduce a legislative framework to address infrastructure in comparison with the American Jobs Plan proposed by the White House.

April 22, 2021

11:45 a.m. - McCarthy Weekly: House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-CA) speaks with reporters about Democrats' policy priorities, migrant influx at the southern border, forthcoming caucus retreat, GOP response to President Biden's first address to Congress, and voting procedures in the House.

April 22, 2021

11:00 a.m. - Pelosi Weekly: House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) speaks with reporters about Earth Day, environmentalism and infrastructure agenda, prescription drug pricing bill reintroduced, recently passed legislation, Capitol security, prospects for policing reform and statehood for Washington, DC, and Puerto Rico.

April 22, 2021

10:15 a.m. - OPM/USPS Nominations: Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee

April 22, 2021

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of S.937 - COVID-19 Hate Crimes Act, voting in relation Cruz-Kennedy amendment #1456; Lee amendment #1425; and Blackburn amendment #1458; agreeing to Hirono amendment #1445; thereafter voting on passage of the bill.

April 22, 2021

10:00 a.m. - Behavioral Science & Policing: Senate Judiciary Committee

April 22, 2021

9:30 a.m. - CENTCOM/AFRICOM Oversight: Senate Armed Services Committee

April 22, 2021

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. Norton / Oversight and Reform) // Postponed Procedural Vote: Motion to Table the Motion to Reconsider the Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass Certain Bills and Agree to A Resolution // Special Orders

April 21, 2021

3:00 p.m. - House Democrats on Migrant Legal Rights: House Judiciary Committee Chairman Jerry Nadler (D-NY) is joined by Reps. Zoe Lofgren (D-CA), Judy Chu (D-CA), Pramila Jayapal (D-WA), Raul Ruiz (D-CA), Andre Carson (D-IN), Rashida Tlaib (D-MI) and Donald Beyer (D-VA) to discuss pending House passage of H.R. 1333 - NO BAN Act and H.R. 1573 - Access to Counsel Act.

April 21, 2021

2:30 p.m. - App Store Competition: Senate Judiciary Committee, Competition Policy Antitrust and Consumer Rights Subcommittee

April 21, 2021

1:30 p.m. - Democrats on DC Statehood: House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA), Majority Leader Steny Hoyer, Del. Eleanor Holmes Norton (D-DC), House Oversight & Reform Committee Chair Carolyn Carolyn Maloney (D-NY) and Senator Tom Carper (D-DE) discuss pending House passage of H.R. 51 - Washington, D.C. Admission Act.

April 21, 2021

12:00 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets for legislative business. One Minutes // H.R. 1333 - NO BAN Act (Closed Rule, One Hour of Debate) (Rep. Chu / Judiciary) // H.R. 1573 - Access to Counsel Act of 2021 (Closed Rule, One Hour of Debate) (Rep. Jayapal / Judiciary) // Suspension: H.R. 2630 - Extending Temporary Emergency Scheduling of Fentanyl Analogues Act, as amended (Rep. Pappas / Energy and Commerce) // Postponed Suspension Vote: H.R. 1392 - Protection of Saudi Dissidents Act of 2021, as amended (Rep. Connolly / Foreign Affairs) // Special Orders

April 21, 2021

10:30 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of the nomination of Vanita Gupta, to be Associate Attorney General, voting on the motion to invoke cloture on the nomination, when invoked, later on confirmation of the nomination, then resuming consideration of the motion to discharge the Senate Armed Services Committee from further consideration of Colin Kahl, to be Under Secretary of Defense for Policy, proceeding to up to four hours of debate prior to a vote on the motion.

April 21, 2021

10:00 a.m. - NASA, FTC Nominations: Senate Commerce Science and Transportation Committee

April 20, 2021

5:15 p.m. - CBC on Chauvin Verdict: House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) joins Congressional Black Caucus Chair Joyce Beatty (D-OH) and Caucus members to react to verdict in Minneapolis murder trial of former police officer Derek Chauvin in the death of George Floyd which sparked nationwide unrest during summer 2020.

April 20, 2021

2:00 p.m. - Senate GOP Weekly: Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) and caucus leaders speak with reporters about Supreme Court composition, infrastructure-related American Jobs Plan proposed by the White House, reintroduced Green New Deal, the filibuster and policing reform.

April 20, 2021

2:00 p.m. - Senate Democrats Weekly: Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) and caucus leaders speak with reporters about anti-AAPI hate crimes legislation, remarks by Rep. Maxine Waters (D-CA) about the trial of former Minneapolis Police Officer Derek Chauvin and marijuana decriminalization legislation.

April 20, 2021

11:00 a.m. - CENTCOM/AFRICOM Oversight: House Armed Services Committee

April 20, 2021

10:30 a.m. - Infrastructure Legislation: Senate Appropriations Committee

April 20, 2021

10:15 a.m. - House Democrats Weekly: House Democratic Caucus Chairman Hakeem Jeffries (D-NY) is joined by Democratic Policy & Communications Committee co-chairs Joe Neguse (D-CO), Matt Cartwright (D-PA) and Debbie Dingell (D-MI) and  to speak with reporters about managing the coronavirus pandemic, rhetoric of members and Capitol security posture, and police-community relations amid violent encounters.

April 20, 2021

10:00 a.m. - House GOP Weekly: House Republican Conference Chair Liz Cheney (R-WY) and Minority Whip Steve Scalise (R-LA) are joined by Reps. Nancy Mace (R-SC) and Victoria Spartz (R-IN) to speak with reporters about election reform and DC statehood, reopening amid the coronavirus pandemic, addressing the migrant influx at the southern border, and remarks by Rep. Maxine Waters (D-CA) about the trial of former Minneapolis Police Officer Derek Chauvin.

April 20, 2021

10:00 a.m. - Georgia Election Reform: Senate Judiciary Committee

April 20, 2021

10:00 a.m. - SBA Pandemic Response: House Small Business Committee

April 20, 2021

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 (1): H.R. 2523 - Training in High-demand Roles to Improve Veteran Employment Act, as amended (Rep. Levin (CA) / Veterans' Affairs) //  H.Res. 330 - Rule Providing for Consideration of H.R. 1333 - NO BAN Act (Rep. Chu / Judiciary) // H.R. 1573 - Access to Counsel Act of 2021 (Rep. Jayapal / Judiciary), and H.R. 51 - Washington, D.C. Admission Act (Del. Norton / Oversight and Reform) //  Postponed Suspension Votes (16): H.R. 490 - DHS MORALE Act (Rep. Thompson (MS) / Homeland Security) // H.R. 370 - Quadrennial Homeland Security Review Technical Corrections Act of 2021 (Rep. Watson Coleman / Homeland Security) // H.R. 367 / Homeland Security Acquisition Professional Career Program Act (Rep. Titus / Homeland Security) // H.R. 408 - Department of Homeland Security Mentor-Protégé Program Act of 2021 (Rep. McEachin / Homeland Security) // H.R. 397 - CBRN Intelligence and Information Sharing Act of 2021 (Rep. Gimenez / Homeland Security) // H.R. 396 - Transit Security Grant Program Flexibility Act (Rep. Garbarino / Homeland Security) // H.R. 1532 - Improving FHA Support for Small Dollar Mortgages Act of 2021 (Rep. Tlaib / Financial Services) // H.R. 1491 - Fair Debt Collection for Servicemembers Act (Rep. Dean / Financial Services) // H.R. 1395 - Housing Financial Literacy Act of 2021 (Rep. Beatty / Financial Services) // H.R. 1565 - Senior Security Act (Rep. Gottheimer / Financial Services) // H.R. 1528 - Promoting Transparent Standards for Corporate Insiders Act (Rep. Waters / Financial Services) // H.R. 1602 - Eliminate Barriers to Innovation Act of 2021 (Rep. McHenry / Financial Services) // H.R. 1251 - Cyber Diplomacy Act of 2021, as amended (Rep. McCaul / Foreign Affairs) // H.Res. 124 - Supporting the people of Belarus and their democratic aspirations and condemning the election rigging and subsequent violent crackdowns on peaceful protesters by the illegitimate Lukashenka regime (Rep. Keating / Foreign Affairs) // H.R. 965 - YALI Act of 2021, as amended (Rep. Bass / Foreign Affairs) // H.R. 1392 - Protection of Saudi Dissidents Act of 2021, as amended (Rep. Connolly / Foreign Affairs) // Special Orders

April 20, 2021

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of S.937 - COVID–19 Hate Crimes Act, proceeding to Executive Session to resume consideration of the nomination of Gary Gensler, to be a Member of the Securities and Exchange Commission for a term expiring June 5, 2026, voting on the motion to invoke cloture on the Gensler nomination, recessing from 12:30 p.m. until 2:15 p.m. for weekly caucus meetings, later voting on confirmation of the Gensler nomination; and on confirmation of the nomination of Lisa O. Monaco, to be Deputy Attorney General.

April 19, 2021

3:15 p.m. - Democrats on Workplace Violence: Reps. Joe Courtney (D-CT) and Ro Khanna (D-CA) are joined by Senator Tammy Baldwin (D-WI) and others to discuss Senate action on House-passed Workplace Violence Prevention for Health Care and Social Service Workers Act, in a virtual news conference.

April 19, 2021

3:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of S. 937 - COVID-19 Hate Crimes Act, post-cloture, then proceeding to Executive Session to resume consideration of the motion to invoke cloture on the nomination of Lisa Monaco, to be Deputy Attorney General, voting on the motion; and on the motion to invoke cloture on the nomination of Vanita Gupta, to be Associate Attorney General, thereafter resuming legislative session.

April 19, 2021

2:00 p.m. - Van Hollen, Blunt on Economic Competition: Senators Chris Van Hollen (D-MD) and Roy Blunt (R-MO) discuss their National Strategy to Ensure American Leadership (SEAL) Act introduced to maintain the United States' competitive edge in research and development with China in a global economy, in a virtual news conference.

April 19, 2021

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. 490 - DHS MORALE Act (Rep. Thompson (MS) / Homeland Security) // H.R. 473 - Trusted Traveler Reconsideration and Restoration Act of 2021 (Rep. Katko / Homeland Security) // H.R. 370 - Quadrennial Homeland Security Review Technical Corrections Act of 2021 (Rep. Watson Coleman / Homeland Security) // H.R. 367 / Homeland Security Acquisition Professional Career Program Act (Rep. Titus / Homeland Security) // H.R. 408 - Department of Homeland Security Mentor-Protégé Program Act of 2021 (Rep. McEachin / Homeland Security) // H.R. 397 - CBRN Intelligence and Information Sharing Act of 2021 (Rep. Gimenez / Homeland Security) // H.R. 396 - Transit Security Grant Program Flexibility Act (Rep. Garbarino / Homeland Security) // H.R. 1532 - Improving FHA Support for Small Dollar Mortgages Act of 2021 (Rep. Tlaib / Financial Services) // H.R. 1491 - Fair Debt Collection for Servicemembers Act (Rep. Dean / Financial Services) // H.R. 1395 - Housing Financial Literacy Act of 2021 (Rep. Beatty / Financial Services) // H.R. 1565 - Senior Security Act (Rep. Gottheimer / Financial Services) // H.R. 1528 - Promoting Transparent Standards for Corporate Insiders Act (Rep. Waters / Financial Services) // H.R. 1996 - SAFE Banking Act of 2021 (Rep. Perlmutter / Financial Services) // H.R. 1602 - Eliminate Barriers to Innovation Act of 2021 (Rep. McHenry / Financial Services) // H.Res. 130 - Condemning the continued violation of rights and freedoms of the people of Hong Kong by the People’s Republic of China and the Government of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (Rep. Meeks / Foreign Affairs) // H.Res. 124 - Supporting the people of Belarus and their democratic aspirations and condemning the election rigging and subsequent violent crackdowns on peaceful protesters by the illegitimate Lukashenka regime (Rep. Keating / Foreign Affairs) // H.R. 965 - YALI Act of 2021, as amended (Rep. Bass / Foreign Affairs) // H.R. 1392 - Protection of Saudi Dissidents Act of 2021, as amended (Rep. Connolly / Foreign Affairs) // H.R. 1083 - Southeast Asia Strategy Act (Rep. Wagner / Foreign Affairs) // H.R. 241 - Tropical Forest and Coral Reef Conservation Act of 2021 (Rep. Chabot / Foreign Affairs) // H.R. 1251 - Cyber Diplomacy Act of 2021, as amended (Rep. McCaul / Foreign Affairs) // Special Orders

April 16, 2021

10:00 a.m. - Foreign Development Aid: House Foreign Affairs Committee, International Development International Organizations and Global Corporate Social Impact Subcommittee

April 16, 2021

9:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets for legislative business. One Minutes // H.R. 1195 - Workplace Violence Prevention for Health Care and Social Service Workers Act (Structured Rule) (Rep. Courtney / Education and Labor) // The Rule provides for one hour of debate, makes in order the following amendments, and allows for amendments to be offered en bloc: Brown Amendment; Cohen Amendment; Delgado Amendment; Jones Amendment; Keller / Walberg Amendment; Ocasio-Cortez / Wexton Amendment // Postponed Suspension Vote: H.R. 1482 - 504 Credit Risk Management Improvement Act of 2021 (Rep. Bishop / Small Business) // Special Orders

April 15, 2021

3:00 p.m. - Democrats on Pay Equity: House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) is joined by Appropriations Committee Chair Rosa DeLauro (D-CT), Education & Labor Committee Chairman Bobby Scott (D-VA), Senate HELP Committee Chair Patty Murray (D-WA) and others to discuss imminent passage of the Paycheck Fairness Act then on the floor.

April 15, 2021

2:00 p.m. - Democrats on Postal Banking: Senator Kirsten Gillibrand (D-NY) is joined by Reps. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-NY), Bill Pascrell (D-NJ) and Marcy Kaptur (D-OH) discuss postal banking pilot programs.

April 15, 2021

1:00 p.m. - Capitol Police Oversight: House Administration Committee

April 15, 2021

12:30 p.m. - Senate GOP on Infrastructure: Senate Environment and Public Works Committee Ranking Member Shelley Moore Capito (R-WV) is joined by Republican colleagues to criticize conceptions of infrastructure in the American Jobs Plan proposed by the Biden administration.

April 15, 2021

12:00 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets for legislative business. One Minutes // H.R. 7 - Paycheck Fairness Act (Structured Rule) (Rep. DeLauro / Education and Labor) // The Rule provides for one hour of debate, makes in order the following amendments, and allows for amendments to be offered en bloc: Beyer / Leger Fernandez Amendment; Newman Amendment; Ocasio-Cortez Amendment; Elise Stefanik Amendment; Torres (NY) Amendment; Williams (GA) Amendment // Postponed Suspension Votes: H.R. 941 - TRANSPLANT Act of 2021 (Rep. Matsui / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 1215 - Fraud and Scam Reduction Act, as amended (Rep. Blunt Rochester / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 1460 - Nicholas and Zachary Burt Memorial Carbon Monoxide Poisoning Prevention Act of 2021 (Rep. Kuster / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 446 - Protecting Seniors from Emergency Scams (Rep. Kelly (IL) / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 1762 - Protecting Indian Tribes from Scams Act (Rep. Mullin / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 1002 - DEBAR Act of 2021, as amended (Rep. Latta / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 1899 - Ensuring Compliance Against Drug Diversion Act of 2021 (Rep. Griffith / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 1502 - Microloan Improvement Act of 2021 (Rep. Kim (NJ) / Small Business) // H.R. 1487 - Microloan Transparency and Accountability Act of 2021 (Rep. Burchett / Small Business) // H.R. 1490 - 504 Modernization and Small Manufacturer Enhancement Act of 2021 (Rep. Craig / Small Business) // Special Orders

April 15, 2021

11:45 a.m. - House Democrats Create SALT Caucus: Reps. Josh Gottheimer (D-NJ) is joined by House Democrats and Republicans to announce creation of the New SALT Caucus to focus on the state and local tax deduction in federal law.

April 15, 2021

11:30 a.m. - McCarthy Weekly: House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-CA) speaks with reporters about Biden administration response to migrant influx at the southern border, criminal investigation of Rep. Matt Gaetz (R-FL), relations with former President Donald Trump, continued proxy voting and pandemic protocols in the House.

April 15, 2021

10:45 a.m. - Pelosi Weekly: House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) speaks with reporters about anti-Asian hate crime, infrastructure and legislating the American Jobs Plan, announced troop withdrawal from Afghanistan, bolstering security at the Capitol and causes of migrant influx at the southern border.

April 15, 2021

10:30 a.m. - Coronavirus Science: House Oversight and Reform Committee, Select Investigative Subcommittee on the Coronavirus Crisis

April 15, 2021

10:30 a.m. - Senate Democrats on Gun Violence: Senators Chris Murphy (D-CT) and Richard Blumenthal (D-CT) are joined by activists and survivors to discuss legislating against gun violence.

April 15, 2021

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of the motion to proceed to S. 937 - COVID-19 Hate Crimes Act, post-cloture, agreeing to the motion, then proceeding to Executive Session to consider a motion to discharge the nomination of Vanita Gupta, to be Associate Attorney General, from the Committee on the Judiciary, after up to four hours of debate voting on the motion.

April 15, 2021

9:00 a.m. - Worldwide Threats: House Select Committee on Intelligence

April 14, 2021

3:30 p.m. - Graham on Afghanistan: Senator Lindsey Graham (R-SC) makes emotional case in opposition to President Biden's announced withdrawal of U.S. troops from Afghanistan by September 11, 2021, after twenty years of war.

April 14, 2021

2:00 p.m. - FEMA Pandemic Response: Senate Appropriations Committee, Homeland Security Subcommittee

April 14, 2021

Compilation - Senate Hallway Interviews: Senators speak with reporters at two locations about announced troop withdrawal from Afghanistan, infrastructure and proposed American Jobs Plan, and other issues.

April 14, 2021

10:30 a.m. - House Democrats Weekly: House Democratic Caucus Chairman Hakeem Jeffries (D-NY) and Vice Chairman Pete Aguilar (D-CA) speak with reporters about features of the enacted American Rescue Plan, plans for the American Jobs Plan, Republican politics, the liberal politics of policing reform, security posture at the Capitol, and announced military withdrawal from Afghanistan.

April 14, 2021

10:30 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of the nomination of Gary Gensler, to be Member of the Securities and Exchange Commission, post-cloture, voting on confirmation of the nomination; later on confirmation of the Gensler nomination; and motion to invoke cloture on the nomination of Brenda Mallory, to be a Member of the Council on Environmental Quality, later on confirmation of the Mallory nomination; and the motion to invoke cloture on the motion to proceed to S. 937 - COVID-19 Hate Crimes Act.

April 14, 2021

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. 172 - United States Anti-Doping Agency Reauthorization Act of 2021 (Rep. Thompson (CA) / Energy and Commerce) // S. 578 - FASTER Act of 2021 (Sen. Scott (SC) / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 189 - John Lewis NIMHD Research Endowment Revitalization Act of 2021 (Rep. Barragan / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 941 - TRANSPLANT Act of 2021 (Rep. Matsui / Energy and Commerce) // S. 164 - Advancing Education on Biosimilars Act of 2021 (Sen. Hassan / Energy and Commerce) // S. 415 - To amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act with respect to the scope of new chemical exclusivity (Sen. Cassidy / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 1215 - Fraud and Scam Reduction Act (Rep. Blunt Rochester / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 1460 - Nicholas and Zachary Burt Memorial Carbon Monoxide Poisoning Prevention Act of 2021 (Rep. Kuster / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 446 - Protecting Seniors from Emergency Scams (Rep. Kelly (IL) / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 1762 - Protecting Indian Tribes from Scams Act (Rep. Mullin / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 1766 - FTC Collaboration Act of 2021 (Rep. O’Halleran / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 1002 - DEBAR Act of 2021, as amended (Rep. Latta / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 1899 - Ensuring Compliance Against Drug Diversion Act of 2021 (Rep. Griffith / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 1502 - Microloan Improvement Act of 2021 (Rep. Kim (NJ) / Small Business) // H.R. 1487 - Microloan Transparency and Accountability Act of 2021 (Rep. Burchett / Small Business) // H.R. 1490 - 504 Modernization and Small Manufacturer Enhancement Act of 2021 (Rep. Craig / Small Business) // H.R. 1482 - 504 Credit Risk Management Improvement Act of 2021 (Rep. Bishop (NC) / Small Business) // H. Res. 303 - Providing for consideration of H.R. 7 - Paycheck Fairness Act; and H.R. 1195 - Workplace Violence Prevention for Health Care and Social Service Workers Act

April 14, 2021

10:00 a.m. - House GOP Weekly: House Republican Conference Chair Liz Cheney (R-WY) and Minority Whip Steve Scalise (R-LA) are joined by colleagues to speak with reporters about announced military withdrawal from Afghanistan, migrant influx at the southern border, 2022 election prospects and coronavirus vaccine distribution.

April 14, 2021

10:00 a.m. - DOJ Nominations: Senate Judiciary Committee

April 14, 2021

10:00 a.m. - Worldwide Threats: Senate Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence

April 13, 2021

7:00 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets for legislative business. One Minutes // Suspension (1): Senate Amendment to H.R. 1868 - An Act to prevent across-the-board direct spending cuts, and for other purposes (Rep. Yarmuth / Budget) // Special Orders

April 13, 2021

4:00 p.m. - House Democrats on Caregiver Support: House Democratic Caucus Chair Rep. Hakeem Jeffries (D-NY) and members of the Task Force on Aging and Families speak with reporters on teleconference about investing in America's "caregiving infrastructure."

April 13, 2021

3:00 p.m. - Coronavirus & Tourism: Senate Commerce Science and Transportation Committee

April 13, 2021

2:00 p.m. - Senate GOP Weekly: Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) and caucus leaders speak with reporters about prospects for the American Jobs Plan, Supreme Court structure, immigration concerns at the southern border and state of the filibuster.

April 13, 2021

2:00 p.m. - Senate Democrats Weekly: Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) and caucus leaders speak with reporters about legislating the American Jobs Plan, legislative priorities from gun violence prevention to policing and postal reform, infrastructure and the president's Build Back Better agenda, and the reconciliation process.

April 13, 2021

Compilation - Senate GOP Press Exchanges: Senate Republicans speak with reporters about Major League Baseball's moving the 2021 All-Star Game to Denver from Atlanta after election reforms enacted by the Georgia state legislature, announced withdrawal of U.S. troops from Afghanistan by September 11, 2021, and other issues as Congress returns for spring work period.

April 13, 2021

12:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of the nomination of Polly Ellen Trottenberg, to be Deputy Secretary of Transportation, post-cloture, recessing from 12:30 p.m. until 2:15 p.m. for weekly caucus meetings, then voting on confirmation of the Trottenberg nomination; on the motion to invoke cloture on the nomination of Wendy Ruth Sherman to be Deputy Secretary of State; later on the motion to invoke cloture on the nomination of Gary Gensler, to be Member of the Securities and Exchange Commission.

April 13, 2021

10:30 a.m. - Officer Evans Lies in Honor: Arrival ceremony at the U.S. Capitol East Front Plaza followed by period of viewing in the Capitol Rotunda and ceremonial final departure for Capitol Police Officer William Evans, killed in the line of duty by a vehicle on Good Friday.

April 13, 2021

10:00 a.m. - Democrats on Asian Hate Crimes: Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY), House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) and others discuss features and prospects for legislating S. 728 - COVID-19 Hate Crimes Act.

April 13, 2021

9:30 a.m. - FY22 NDAA: EUCOM/TRANSCOM: Senate Armed Services Committee

April 12, 2021

3:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate proceeds to Executive Session to resume consideration of the nomination of Polly Ellen Trottenberg, to be Deputy Secretary of Transportation, voting on the motion to invoke cloture on the nomination.

April 12, 2021

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

April 8, 2021

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

April 8, 2021

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

April 8, 2021

2:00 p.m. - Pelosi Weekly: House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) remarks on the deaths of U.S. Capitol Police Officer William Evans and Rep. Alcee Hastings (D-FL), legislating the American Jobs Plan and security at the Capitol on a remote videoconference with reporters.

April 5, 2021

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

April 5, 2021

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

April 1, 2021

2:00 p.m. - Pelosi Weekly: House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) speaks with reporters by remote videoconference about comprehensive infrastructure spending plan announced by the Biden administration potentially under reconciliation, nationwide coronavirus vaccination and reported criminal allegations against Rep. Matt Gaetz (R-FL).

April 1, 2021

12:00 p.m. - Ballot Access Review: House Administration Committee, Elections Subcommittee

April 1, 2021

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

April 1, 2021

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

March 29, 2021

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

March 29, 2021

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

March 26, 2021

3:00 p.m. - DOD Base Climate Resilience: House Armed Services Committee, Readiness Subcommittee

March 26, 2021

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

March 26, 2021

11:00 a.m. - Court Pretrial Process: House Judiciary Committee, Crime Terrorism and Homeland Security Subcommittee

March 25, 2021

3:00 p.m. - Capitol Security: Senators Roy Blunt (R-MO) and Chris Van Hollen (D-MD) are joined by Del. Eleanor Holmes Norton (D-DC) to introduce their bill to “prohibit the installation of permanent fencing" around the Capitol complex.

March 25, 2021

3:00 p.m. - Pelosi Weekly: House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) speaks with reporters by remote videoconference about recently passed American Rescue Plan, gun violence prevention after mass shootings in Atlanta and Boulder, migrant influx at the southern border, voting rights and an Iowa district election, forthcoming legislative effort on infrastructure and negotiations around Capitol security review.

March 25, 2021

12:00 p.m. - Social Media & Disinformation: House Energy and Commerce Committee, Communications and Technology Subcommittee / Consumer Protection and Commerce Subcommittee

March 25, 2021

11:00 a.m. - Infrastructure Agenda: House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee

March 25, 2021

11:00 a.m. - Schumer on Senate Agenda: Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) speaks with reporters about first quarter productivity in a 50-50 Senate and planned bills to address hate crimes, labor rights, climate change and voting rights during the spring work period.

March 25, 2021

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate agrees to adoption of the motion to proceed to H.R. 1799 - PPP Extension Act of 2021, voting on Kennedy amendment #1401; Rubio amendment #1405; a motion to waive Budget Act point of order (60-vote threshold); and passage of the bill, as amended, if amended (60-vote threshold), later resuming consideration of H.R. 1868 - To prevent across-the-board direct spending cuts, and for other purposes, voting on Scott (FL) amendment #1411, and passage of the bill (60-vote threshold), later resuming Executive Session to resume consideration of the nomination of Adewale Adeyemo, to be Deputy Secretary of the Treasury, voting on confirmation of the nomination.

March 24, 2021

2:30 p.m. - Small Business Relief Oversight: Senate Small Business and Entrepreneurship Committee

March 24, 2021

2:00 p.m. - Senate GOP on Immigration: Senator Ted Cruz (R-TX) and others discuss "humanitarian crisis" of migrant influx at the southern border.

March 24, 2021

12:30 p.m. - Senate GOP on Election Reform: Senator Rick Scott (R-FL) and others discuss GOP opposition to S. 1, the For The People Act, then under consideration at a hearing by the Senate Rules and Administration Committee.

March 24, 2021

11:00 a.m. - Graham on Asylum Process: Senator Lindsey Graham (R-SC) introduces the Secure and Protect Act of 2021 amid migrant influx at the southern border to reform the asylum application process with home country filing, upgrade treatment of unaccompanied minors and hire more immigration judges to adjudicate claims.

March 24, 2021

10:30 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate proceeds to Executive Session to resume consideration of the nominations of  Rachel Leland Levine, to be an Assistant Secretary of Health and Human Services; David Turk, to be Deputy Secretary of Energy, voting on motions to invoke cloture on the nominations, if invoked, later voting on confirmation of the nominations; and on the motion to invoke cloture on the motion to proceed to H.R. 1799, PPP Extension Act of 2021.

March 24, 2021

10:00 a.m. - Election Reform: Senate Rules and Administration Committee

March 23, 2021

2:30 p.m. - 2020 Census: Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee

March 23, 2021

2:00 p.m. - Senate GOP Weekly: Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) and caucus leaders speak with reporters about pending election reform, federal pandemic spending, the filibuster and migrant influx at the southern border.

March 23, 2021

2:00 p.m. - Senate Democrats Weekly: Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) and caucus leaders speak with reporters about addressing gun violence a day after mass shooting in Colorado, extending the Paycheck Protection Program and legislating in the Senate.

March 23, 2021

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

March 23, 2021

10:00 a.m. - Gun Violence Prevention: Senate Judiciary Committee

March 23, 2021

10:00 a.m. - Power for USAID Administrator: Senate Foreign Relations Committee

March 23, 2021

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate proceeds to Executive Session to resume consideration of the nominations of Shalanda D. Young, to be Deputy Director of the Office of Management and Budget; and Vivek Hallegere Murthy, to be Medical Director in the Regular Corps of the Public Health Service and to be Surgeon General of the Public Health Service, voting on motions to invoke cloture and on confirmation of the nominations, recessing for weekly caucus meetings.

March 22, 2021

Compilation - Foreign Policy Briefing: Members of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee speak with reporters about military use authorizations and migrant influx at the southern border throughout classified briefing about recent airstrikes inside Syria.

March 22, 2021

3:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate proceeds to Executive Session to consider the nomination of Martin Walsh, to be Secretary of Labor, post-cloture, voting on confirmation of the nomination.

March 22, 2021

11:00 a.m. - DC Statehood: House Oversight and Reform Committee

March 19, 2021

10:45 a.m. - Pelosi Weekly: House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) is joined by Reps. Angie Craig (D-MN), Lauren Underwood (D-IL) and Teresa Leger-Fernandez (D-NM) to mark eleventh anniversary of passage of the Affordable Care Act, Pelosi speaking with reporters about violence against the Asian American community, an expulsion attempt against Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene (R-GA), immigration from Latin America, coronavirus vaccination and voting rights.

March 19, 2021

10:00 a.m. - Indo-Pacific Review: House Foreign Affairs Committee, Asia the Pacific Central Asia and Nonproliferation Subcommittee

March 19, 2021

9:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets for legislative business. One Minutes // H.R. 1868 - To prevent across-the-board direct spending cuts, and for other purposes (Closed Rule, One Hour of Debate) (Rep. Yarmuth / Budget) // Postponed Suspension Vote: H.Res. 134 - Condemning the military coup that took place on February 1, 2021, in Burma and the Burmese military detention of civilian leaders, calling for the release of all those detained and for those elected to serve in Parliament to resume their duties, and for other purposes (Rep. Levin (MI) / Foreign Affairs) // Special Orders

March 18, 2021

2:00 p.m. - Digital Monopoly Power: House Judiciary Committee, Antitrust Commercial and Administrative Law Subcommittee

March 18, 2021

12:30 p.m. - House Democrats on Manufacturing: House Majority Whip James Clyburn (D-SC) and Rep. Haley Stevens (D-MI) speak with reporters on remote videoconference.

March 18, 2021

12:00 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets for legislative business. One Minutes // H.R. 6 - American Dream and Promise Act of 2021 (Closed Rule, One Hour of Debate) (Rep. Roybal-Allard / Judiciary) // H.R. 1603 - Farm Workforce Modernization Act of 2021 (Closed Rule, One Hour of Debate) (Rep. Lofgren / Judiciary) // Suspensions (2): H.R. 1112 - Protect Democracy in Burma Act of 2021, as amended (Rep. Connolly /Foreign Affairs) // H.Res. 134 - Condemning the military coup that took place on February 1, 2021, in Burma and the Burmese military detention of civilian leaders, calling for the release of all those detained and for those elected to serve in Parliament to resume their duties, and for other purposes (Rep. Levin (MI) / Foreign Affairs) // Special Orders

March 18, 2021

11:30 a.m. - McCarthy Weekly: House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-CA) speaks with reporters about immigration amid migrant influx at the southern border, post-election legislative efforts at reform, reviewing the 6 January insurrection at the Capitol, member clearance to serve on the Intelligence Committee, and coronavirus vaccination distribution.

March 18, 2021

10:30 a.m. - House Democrats on Immigration: House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA), Majority Leader Steny Hoyer (D-MD), Hispanic Caucus Chairman Raul Ruiz (D-CA) and others mark passage of American Dream and Promise Act, and the Farm Workforce Modernization Act by the House.

March 18, 2021

10:15 a.m. - SolarWinds Hack Review: Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee

March 18, 2021

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

March 18, 2021

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate proceeds to Executive Session to consider the nomination of Xavier Becerra, to be Secretary of Health and Human Services, post-cloture, voting on confirmation of the nomination, then resuming consideration of the nomination of Martin Walsh, to be Secretary of Labor, later voting on the motion to invoke cloture on the Walsh nomination.

March 17, 2021

4:00 p.m. - House Democrats on Equal Rights Amendment: House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) and others mark pending passage of H.J.Res. 17 - Removing the deadline for the ratification of the equal rights amendment to the U.S. Constitution.

March 17, 2021

1:00 p.m. - Domestic Manufacturing: House Appropriations Committee, Energy and Water Development Subcommittee

March 17, 2021

12:30 p.m. - Friends of Ireland Luncheon: House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) hosts virtual annual Friends of Ireland Celebration with President Joe Biden, Taoiseach Micheál Martin, Reps. Richard Neal (D-MA), Mike Kelly (R-PA), and Bishop William D. Byrne.

March 17, 2021

12:00 p.m. - House Democrats on Vaccine Distribution: Members of the House Energy & Commerce and Appropriations committees comment on global distribution of coronavirus vaccines in a virtual press conference with reporters

March 17, 2021

12:00 p.m. - Senate Democrats on Election Reform: Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) is joined by Senators Jeff Merkley (D-OR) and Amy Klobuchar (D-MN) to announce introduction of S. 1 - For the People Act.

March 17, 2021

11:00 a.m. - Wealth Inequality: Senate Budget Committee

March 17, 2021

10:45 a.m. - House Democrats on Domestic Violence: House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA), Majority Leader Steny Hoyer (D-MD) and others mark pending passage of H.R. 1620 - Violence Against Women Reauthorization Act of 2021.

March 17, 2021

10:30 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate proceeds to Executive Session to consider the nomination of Katherine C. Tai, to be United States Trade Representative, post-cloture, voting on confirmation of the nomination; and on the motion to invoke cloture on the nomination of Xavier Becerra, to be Secretary of Health and Human Services.

March 17, 2021

10:15 a.m. - House Democrats Weekly: House Democratic Caucus Chairman Hakeem Jeffries (D-NY) and Vice Chair Pete Aguilar (D-CA) are joined by Asian Pacific American Caucus Chair Judy Chu (D-CA) to speak with reporters about the features of the American Rescue Plan, a mass shooting in Georgia the night before and immigration influx at the southern border.

March 17, 2021

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets for legislative business. One Minutes // H.J.Res. 17 - Removing the deadline for the ratification of the equal rights amendment. (Closed Rule, One Hour of Debate) (Rep. Speier / Judiciary) // H.R. 1620 - Violence Against Women Reauthorization Act of 2021 (Structured Rule) (Rep. Jackson Lee / Judiciary) // The Rule provides for one hour of debate, makes in order the following amendments, and allows for amendments to be offered en bloc: A list of the 41 amendments made in order can be found here. // Postponed Suspension Votes: H.R. 1085 - To award three congressional gold medals to the United States Capitol Police and those who protected the U.S. Capitol on January 6, 2021, as amended (Rep. Pelosi / Financial Services) // H.R. 1651 - COVID–19 Bankruptcy Relief Extension Act of 2021, as amended (Rep. Nadler / Judiciary) // H.R. 1652 - VOCA Fix to Sustain the Crime Victims Fund Act of 2021, as amended (Rep. Nadler / Judiciary) // Special Orders

March 17, 2021

9:30 a.m. - DHS Oversight: House Homeland Security Committee

March 16, 2021

3:00 p.m. - Fort Hood Review: House Armed Services Committee, Military Personnel Subcommittee

March 16, 2021

2:00 p.m. - Senate Democrats Weekly: Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) and caucus leaders speak with reporters about features of the American Rescue Plan passed and signed into law a week earlier.

March 16, 2021

2:00 p.m. - Senate GOP Weekly: Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) and caucus leaders speak with reporters about the legislative filibuster, immigration, taxation and infrastructure, and the legislative agenda following passage of the American Rescue Plan.

March 16, 2021

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. 1085 - To award three congressional gold medals to the United States Capitol Police and those who protected the U.S. Capitol on January 6, 2021, as amended (Rep. Pelosi / Financial Services) // H.R. 1799 - PPP Extension Act of 2021 (Rep. Bourdeaux / Small Business) //  H.R. 485 - CAPTA (Rep. Scott (VA) / Education and Labor) //  H.R. 1651 - COVID–19 Bankruptcy Relief Extension Act of 2021 (Rep. Nadler / Judiciary) //  H.R. 1652 - VOCA Fix to Sustain the Crime Victims Fund Act of 2021 (Rep. Nadler / Judiciary) // H.Res. 233 - Rule Providing for Consideration of H.J.Res. 17 - Removing the deadline for the ratification of the equal rights amendment (Rep. Speier / Judiciary), H.R. 1620 - Violence Against Women Reauthorization Act of 2021 (Rep. Jackson-Lee / Judiciary), H.R. 6 - American Dream and Promise Act of 2021 (Rep. Roybal-Allard / Judiciary), H.R. 1603 - Farm Workforce Modernization Act of 2021 (Rep. Lofgren / Judiciary), and H.R. 1868 - To prevent across-the-board direct spending cuts, and for other purposes (Rep. Yarmuth / Budget) // Special Orders

March 16, 2021

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate proceeds to Executive Session to consider the nomination of Isabella Casillas Guzman, to be Administrator of the Small Business Administration, voting on the motion to invoke cloture on the Guzman nomination, then recessing until 2:15 p.m. for weekly caucus meetings, later voting on confirmation vote of the Guzman nomination; and on the motion to invoke cloture on the nomination of Katherine C. Tai, to be United States Trade Representative.

March 16, 2021

10:00 a.m. - Su for Deputy Labor Secretary: Senate Health Education Labor and Pensions Committee

March 16, 2021

9:30 a.m. - Transportation Innovation: Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee

March 15, 2021

3:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate proceeds to Executive Session to resume consideration of the nomination of Debra Anne Haaland, to be Secretary of the Interior, post-cloture, voting on confirmation of the nomination.

March 12, 2021

12:00 p.m. - House Democrats on Military Authorizations: Reps. Barbara Lee (D-CA), Gregory Meeks (D-NY), Adam Schiff (D-CA), Jim McGovern (D-MA) and Anthony Brown (D-MD) discuss effort to revisit 2001 & 2002 authorizations for the use of military force to end 'forever wars' in Afghanistan and Iraq after invocation by successive administrations for subsequent actions.

March 12, 2021

11:00 a.m. - AI Commission Report: House Armed Services Committee / Oversight and Reform Committee

March 12, 2021

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

March 12, 2021

10:00 a.m. - Digital News Media Review: House Judiciary Committee, Antitrust Commercial and Administrative Law Subcommittee

March 11, 2021

2:15 p.m. - Standards of Official Conduct: House Judiciary Committee, Constitution Civil Rights and Civil Liberties Subcommittee

March 11, 2021

12:00 p.m. - House Democrats on Pandemic Housing: Reps. Ilhan Omar (D-MN) and Barbara Lee (D-CA) are joined by others to call for consideration of the Rent and Mortgage Cancellation Act.

March 11, 2021

11:30 a.m. - McCarthy Weekly: House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-CA) speaks with reporters about a migrant influx at the southern border, features of the American Rescue Plan and legislative productivity under Democrats.

March 11, 2021

11:00 a.m. - Pelosi Weekly: House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) speaks with reporters about passage of coronavirus pandemic recovery and firearms background check legislation, a migrant influx at the southern border, impacts of climate change on infrastructure, agriculture and the broader economy, and security posture at the Capitol.

March 11, 2021

10:30 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate convenes and proceeds to a period of morning business, thereafter resuming  consideration of the motion to discharge the nomination of Xavier Becerra to be Secretary of HHS from the Finance Committee, voting on the motion; and later on the motion to invoke cloture on the nomination of Deb Haaland to be Secretary of the Interior.

March 11, 2021

Compilation - Foreign Policy Briefing: Democrats on the Senate Foreign Relations Committee speak with reporters after closed-door meeting with Secretary of State Antony Blinken about foreign policy challenges facing the Biden administration.

March 11, 2021

10:00 a.m. - Antitrust Reform: Senate Judiciary Committee, Competition Policy Antitrust and Consumer Rights Subcommittee

March 11, 2021

9:30 a.m. - House GOP on Southern Border: House Minority Whip Steve Scalise (R-LA) is joined by House Republican Conference Chair Cheney (R-WY) and others to discuss migrant influx at the southern border.

March 11, 2021

9:15 a.m. - Democrats on Gun Violence: House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) is joined by Senate Majority Leader Schumer (D-NY) and others to mark passage of the Bipartisan Background Checks Act and Enhanced Background Checks Act by the House.

March 11, 2021

9:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets for legislative business. One Minutes // Complete Consideration of H.R. 8 - Bipartisan Background Checks Act of 2021 (Rep. Thompson (CA) / Judiciary) // Complete Consideration of H.R. 1446 - Enhanced Background Checks Act of 2021 (Rep. Clyburn / Judiciary) // Special Orders

March 10, 2021

3:00 p.m. - Coronavirus Spending Bill Signing: House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) is joined by Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) and others for photo opportunity upon their signing enrolled copy of the American Rescue Plan Act.

March 10, 2021

2:00 p.m. - Senate Democrats Weekly: Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) and caucus leaders speak with reporters about features and impacts of the American Rescue Plan minutes after final passage by the House of Representatives.

March 10, 2021

2:00 p.m. - Senate GOP Weekly: Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) and caucus leaders speak with reporters about features and impacts of the American Rescue Plan, security at the Capitol complex and the state of the filibuster in a 50-50 Senate.

March 10, 2021

1:30 p.m. - State Dept Oversight: House Foreign Affairs Committee

March 10, 2021

11:30 a.m. - Georgia Democrats on Pandemic Recovery: Reps. Sanford Bishop (D-GA), David Scott, (D-GA) Hank Johnson (D-GA), Lucy McBath (D-GA), Carolyn Bourdeaux (D-GA) and Nikema Williams (D-GA) and are joined by Senators Jon Ossoff (D-GA) and Raphael Warnock (D-GA) to discuss impact of the American Rescue Plan on their state.

March 10, 2021

10:00 a.m. - Electricity & Climate Change: Senate Environment and Public Works Committee

March 10, 2021

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of the nominations of Marcia Fudge, to be Secretary of Housing and Urban Development; and Merrick Brian Garland, to be Attorney General of the United States, voting on confirmation of the Fudge nomination; later on confirmation of the Garland nomination; on the motion to invoke cloture on the nomination of Michael Stanley Regan, to be Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency; and later on confirmation of the Regan nomination.

March 10, 2021

9:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets for legislative business. One Minutes // Concurring in the Senate Amendment to H.R. 1319 - American Rescue Plan Act of 2021 (Two Hours of Debate) (Rep. Yarmuth / Budget) // Begin Consideration of H.R. 8 - Bipartisan Background Checks Act of 2021 (Structured Rule) (Rep. Thompson (CA) / Judiciary) // The Rule provides for one hour of general debate, makes in order the following amendments, and allows for amendments to be offered en bloc: Clyde Amendment; Crist Amendment; Crow Amendment; Rep Garcia (TX) Amendment; Jackson Lee Amendment; Reps. Lamb / Rice (SC) Amendment; Reps. Newman / Porter Amendment; Torres (NY) Amendment // Begin Consideration of H.R. 1446 - Enhanced Background Checks Act of 2021 (Structured Rule) (Rep. Clyburn / Judiciary) // The Rule provides for one hour of general debate, makes in order the following amendments, and allows for amendments to be offered en bloc: Burgess Amendment; Levin (CA) Amendment; McBath Amendment; Reps. Neguse / Schneider Amendment // Special Orders

March 9, 2021

3:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate convenes and proceeds to Executive Session to resume consideration of the nomination of Marcia Fudge, to be Secretary of Housing and Urban Development; and Merrick Brian Garland, to be Attorney General of the United States, voting on motions to invoke cloture on the nominations.

March 9, 2021

2:15 p.m. - House Democrats on Pandemic Recovery: House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) is joined by Majority Leader Steny Hoyer (D-MD), Majority Whip Jim Clyburn (D-SC) and Rep. Katherine Clark (D-CA), Ways and Means Committee Chairman Richard Neal (D-MA) and Budget Committee Chairman John Yarmuth (D-KY) to discuss features and process ahead of final passage of the American Rescue Plan.

March 9, 2021

10:30 a.m. - House Democrats Weekly: House Democratic Caucus Chairman Hakeem Jeffries (D-NY) and Vice Chair Pete Aguilar (D-CA) are joined by freshman Reps. Carolyn Bourdeaux (D-GA) and Rep. Frank Mrvan (D-IN) to speak with reporters about final consideration of the American Rescue Plan, its poverty and tax provisions, labor unionization, state voting rights law and immigration from Central America.

March 9, 2021

10:15 a.m. - House GOP Weekly: House GOP Conference Chair Liz Cheney (R-WY), House Majority Whip Steve Scalise (R-LA) are joined by Reps. Richard Hudson (R-NC), Virginia Foxx (R-NC) and Ashley Hinson (R-IA) to speak with reporters about the southern border, pending firearms and labor unionization bills, and reopening schools and the economy amid coronavirus pandemic recovery.

March 9, 2021

10:00 a.m. - DOJ Nominations: Senate Judiciary Committee

March 9, 2021

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. 842 - Protecting the Right to Organize Act of 2021 (Subject to a Rule) (Rep. Scott (VA) / Education and Labor) // The Rule provides for one hour of general debate, makes in order the following amendments, and allows for amendments to be offered en bloc: A list of the 19 amendments made in order can be found here // Special Orders

March 8, 2021

Compilation - Capitol Security Briefings: Members of the House of Representatives speak with reporters after briefing sessions held by Lt. Gen. Russel Honoré (Ret.) and others about their review of security failures related to 6 January insurrection at the Capitol building.

March 8, 2021

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 // H.Res. 188 - Rule Providing for Consideration of H.R. 842 - Protecting the Right to Organize Act of 2021 (Rep. Scott (VA) / Education and Labor), H.R. 8 - Bipartisan Background Checks Act of 2021 (Rep. Thompson (CA) / Judiciary), and H.R. 1446 - Enhanced Background Checks Act of 2021 (Rep. Clyburn / Judiciary) // Special Orders

March 6, 2021

12:30 p.m. - Schumer on Coronavirus Recovery: Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) speaks with reporters after passage of H.R. 1319 - American Rescue Plan Act, as amended.

March 6, 2021

Continued - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate votes on amendments and passage of H.R. 1319 - American Rescue Plan Act, as amended.

March 5, 2021

4:15 p.m. - Senate GOP on Pandemic Recovery: Senator Lindsey Graham (R-SC) is joined by Senate Republicans to discuss delayed 'vote-a-rama' on amendments to H.R. 1319 - American Rescue Plan Act.

March 5, 2021

9:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of H.R. 1319 - American Rescue Plan Act, voting on amendments to the substitute amendment to the bill.

March 4, 2021

12:30 p.m. - Senate GOP on Reopening Schools: Senator Shelley Moore Capito (R-WV) and others discuss the need for schoolchildren to return to the classroom and opposition to the American Rescue Plan coronavirus spending package.

March 4, 2021

10:45 a.m. - Pelosi Weekly: House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) speaks with reporters about passage of election and policing reform legislation, the American Rescue Plan pandemic spending package and security posture around the Capitol.

March 4, 2021

10:15 a.m. - OMB Nominations: Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee

March 4, 2021

10:00 a.m. - Reporting Haaland for Interior: Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee

March 4, 2021

9:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of H.R. 1319 - American Rescue Plan Act, voting on the on motion to proceed to the bill.

March 3, 2021

9:00 p.m. - House Democrats on Policing Reform: House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) is joined by House Judiciary Committee members to mark passage of H.R. 1280 - George Floyd Justice in Policing Act.

March 3, 2021

1:00 p.m. - House Democrats on Election Reform: House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) is joined by Democracy Reform Task Force Chairman John Sarbanes (D-MD) and others to mark pending passage of H.R. 1 - For the People Act of 2021.

March 3, 2021

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

March 3, 2021

10:00 a.m. - State Dept Nominations: Senate Foreign Relations Committee

March 3, 2021

10:00 a.m. - Capitol Breach Review: Senate Rules and Administration Committee / Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee

March 3, 2021

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 2021 (Rep. Sarbanes / House Administration) // The Rule provides for no further general debate, makes in order the following amendments, and allows for amendments to be offered en bloc: A list of the 56 amendments made in order can be found here. // H.R. 1280 - George Floyd Justice in Policing Act of 2021 (Closed Rule, One Hour of Debate) (Rep. Bass / Judiciary) // Special Orders

March 2, 2021

2:30 p.m. - GAO High Risk List: Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee

March 2, 2021

2:15 p.m. - Senate Democrats Weekly: Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) and caucus leaders discuss plans to pass the American Rescue Plan, its need amid the coronavirus pandemic and potential unemployment benefits lapse, and legislating under Democrats' majority.

March 2, 2021

2:00 p.m. - Senate GOP Weekly: Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) and caucus leaders criticize features of the American Rescue Plan, the need to reopen schools and state economies, and competing proposals to raise the federal minimum wage.

March 2, 2021

10:30 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of the nomination of Gina Marie Raimondo, to be Secretary of Commerce, post-cloture, later recessing for weekly caucus meetings, then voting on confirmation of the Raimondo nomination; and on the motion to invoke cloture on the nomination of Cecilia Elena Rouse, to be Chairman of the Council of Economic Advisers, if invoked, later voting on confirmation of the Rouse nomination.

March 2, 2021

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

March 2, 2021

9:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets for legislative business. One Minutes // Begin Consideration of H.R. 1 - For the People Act of 2021 (Rep. Sarbanes / House Administration) // The Rule provides for one hour of general debate, makes in order the following amendments, and allows for amendments to be offered en bloc: A list of the 56 amendments made in order can be found here. // Special Orders

March 1, 2021

3:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate proceeds to Executive Session to resume consideration of the nomination of Miguel A. Cardona, to be Secretary of Education, post-cloture, voting on confirmation of the nomination; and on the motion to invoke cloture on the nomination of Gina Raimondo, to be Secretary of Commerce.

March 1, 2021

2:00 p.m. - Wealth Tax Plan: Senator Elizabeth Warren (D-MA), Reps. Pramila Jayapal (D-WA) and Brendan Boyle (D-PA) introduce their Ultra-Millionaire Tax Act to track and tax the nation's wealthiest, citing record profits during coronavirus pandemic.

March 1, 2021

1:00 p.m. - Reporting Garland for Attorney General: Senate Judiciary Committee

March 1, 2021

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 // H.Res. 179 - Rule Providing for Consideration of H.R. 1 - For the People Act of 2021 and H.R. 1280 - George Floyd Justice in Policing Act of 2021 (Rep. McGovern / Rules) // Special Orders

February 26, 2021

5:00 p.m. - House Democrats on Coronavirus Response: House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) is joined by House Budget Committee Chairman John Yarmuth (R-KY), Majority Leader Steny Hoyer (D-MD), Majority Whip Jim Clyburn (D-SC), Democratic Caucus Chairman Hakeem Jeffries (D-NY) and others to discuss features of H.R. 1319 - American Rescue Plan Act of 2021 prior to floor debate and passage.

February 26, 2021

12:00 p.m. - McCarthy Weekly: House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-CA) speaks with reporters about reopening schools amid the coronavirus pandemic, disputed features of the American Rescue Plan relief package, proposed Capitol security review commission and federal minimum wage increase.

February 26, 2021

9:00 a.m. - SolarWinds Hack Review: House Homeland Security Committee / Oversight and Reform Committee

February 26, 2021

9:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets for legislative business. One Minutes // Complete Consideration of H.R. 803 - Protecting America's Wilderness and Public Lands Act (Rep. DeGette / Natural Resources) The Rule makes in order the following amendments, and allows for amendments to be offered en bloc: A list of the 29 amendments made in order can be found here // H.R. 1319 - American Rescue Plan Act of 2021 (Subject to a Rule) (Rep. Yarmuth / Budget) // Special Orders

February 25, 2021

2:15 p.m. - Democrats on Equality Act: House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) and Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-CA) are joined by caucus members to discuss House passage of H.R. 5 - Equality Act.

February 25, 2021

1:45 p.m. - Senate GOP on Becerra Nomination: Senate Republicans criticize Health and Human Services Secretary nominee Xavier Becerra's lack of health care experience and policy pursuits as California's Attorney General and while in Congress.

February 25, 2021

11:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate proceeds to Executive Session to resume consideration of the nomination of Jennifer Granholm, to be Secretary of Energy, post-cloture, voting on confirmation of the nomination, later voting on the motion to invoke cloture on the nomination of Miguel A. Cardona, to be Secretary of Education.

February 25, 2021

10:45 a.m. - Pelosi Weekly: House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) speaks with reporters about imminent passage of the Equality Act, a post-insurrection security review of the Capitol, legislating coronavirus relief in the American Rescue Plan and increasing the federal minimum wage.

February 25, 2021

10:00 a.m. - Capitol Breach Review: House Appropriations Committee, Legislative Branch Subcommittee

February 25, 2021

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. 5 - Equality Act (Rep. Cicilline / Judiciary) (Closed Rule, 90 Minutes of Debate) // Begin Consideration of H.R. 803 - Protecting America's Wilderness and Public Lands Act (Structured Rule, One Hour of General Debate) (Rep. DeGette / Natural Resources) //  Special Orders

February 25, 2021

9:45 a.m. - Tai for US Trade Rep: Senate Finance Committee

February 25, 2021

9:30 a.m. - DOD Coronavirus Response: Senate Armed Services Committee

February 24, 2021

2:00 p.m. - Senate GOP on Minimum Wage: Senate Republicans speak with reporters about including a federal minimum wage increase in the American Rescue Plan coronavirus relief package under budget reconciliation amid meeting between Democrats and the Parliamentarian Elizabeth MacDonough.

February 24, 2021

2:00 p.m. - Becerra for HHS Secretary: Senate Finance Committee

February 24, 2021

12:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate proceeds to Executive Session to consider the nomination of Jennifer Granholm, to be Secretary of Energy, recessing from 3:00 p.m. until 4:00 p.m. for a classified briefing, then voting on the motion to invoke cloture on the Granholm nomination.

February 24, 2021

10:30 a.m. - House Democrats Weekly: House Democratic Caucus Chairman Hakeem Jeffries (D-NY) and Vice Chair Pete Aguilar (D-CA) speak with reporters about forthcoming legislation including the Equality Act soon on the floor, immigration reform and increasing the federal minimum wage, composition and powers of a planned security review commission of 6 January insurrection.

February 24, 2021

10:00 a.m. - House GOP Weekly: House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-CA) and caucus leaders speak with reporters about forthcoming American Rescue Plan with coronavirus relief under the budget reconciliation process, composition and powers of a planned security review commission of 6 January insurrection.

February 24, 2021

10:00 a.m. - Postal Service Finances: House Oversight and Reform Committee

February 24, 2021

10:00 a.m. - Burns for CIA Director: Senate Select Committee on Intelligence

February 24, 2021

10:00 a.m. - Haaland for Interior Secretary, Day 2: Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee

February 24, 2021

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. 147 - Rule Providing for Consideration of H.R. 5 - Equality Act (Rep. Cicilline / Judiciary) and H.R. 803 - Protecting America's Wilderness and Public Lands Act (Rep. DeGette / Natural Resources) // Postponed Suspension Votes: H.R. 546 - Effective Assistance of Counsel in the Digital Era Act (Rep. Jeffries / Judiciary) // H.R. 1192 - PRRADA (Rep. Velazquez / Judiciary) // Special Orders

February 23, 2021

6:15 p.m. - Pandemic Moment of Silence: Congressional leaders are joined by members and chaplains of Congress for an extended moment of silence for 500,000 American lives lost in the coronavirus pandemic.

February 23, 2021

2:30 p.m. - SolarWinds Hack Review: Senate Select Committee on Intelligence

February 23, 2021

2:15 p.m. - Senate GOP Weekly: Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) and caucus leaders speak with reporters about legislating the American Rescue plan under budget reconciliation with a minimum wage increase, reopening schools and the economy amid the coronavirus pandemic and inquiries into 6 January insurrection at the Capitol.

February 23, 2021

2:10 p.m. - Senate Democrats Weekly: Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) and Majority Whip Richard Durbin (D-IL) speak with reporters about processing Biden cabinet nominees, legislating the American Rescue plan under budget reconciliation, securing the semiconductor manufacturing industry and citizenship under an immigration bill proposed by the Biden administration.

February 23, 2021

2:00 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets for legislative business. One Minutes // Suspensions (6): H.R. 264 - To designate the facility of the U.S. Postal Service located at 1101 Charlotte Street in Georgetown, South Carolina, as the "Joseph Hayne Rainey Memorial Post Office Building” (Rep. Rice (SC) / Oversight and Reform) // H.R. 813 - To designate the facility of the U.S. Postal Service located at 1050 Sunset Road Southwest in Albuquerque, New Mexico, as the “Jose Hernandez Post Office Building” (Rep. Haaland / Oversight and Reform) // H.R. 772 - To designate the facility of the U.S. Postal Service located at 229 Minnetonka Avenue South in Wayzata, Minnesota, as the "Jim Ramstad Post Office” (Rep. Phillips / Oversight and Reform) // H.R. 208 - To designate the facility of the U.S. Postal Service located at 500 West Main Street, Suite 102 in Tupelo, Mississippi, as the "Colonel Carlyle 'Smitty' Harris Post Office” (Rep. Kelly (MS) / Oversight and Reform) // H.R. 546 - Effective Assistance of Counsel in the Digital Era Act (Rep. Jeffries / Judiciary) // H.R. 1192 - PRRADA (Rep. Velazquez / Judiciary) // Special Orders

February 23, 2021

10:30 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of the nomination of Linda Thomas-Greenfield, to be the Representative of the United States of America to the United Nations, with the rank and status of the Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary, and the Representative of the United States of America in the Security Council of the United Nations, post-cloture, voting on confirmation of the first Thomas-Greenfield nomination; and on the motion to invoke cloture on the second Thomas-Greenfield nomination, then recessing until 2:15 p.m. for weekly caucus meetings, thereafter resuming consideration of the nomination of Thomas J. Vilsack, to be Secretary of Agriculture, later voting on confirmation of the Vilsack nomination; and on confirmation of the second Thomas-Greenfield nomination.

February 23, 2021

10:00 a.m. - Garland for Attorney General, Day 2: Senate Judiciary Committee

February 23, 2021

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

February 23, 2021

10:00 a.m. - Becerra for HHS Secretary: Senate Health Education Labor and Pensions Committee

February 23, 2021

10:00 a.m. - Capitol Breach Review: Senate Rules and Administration Committee / Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee

February 23, 2021

9:30 a.m. - Haaland for Interior Secretary, Day 1: Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee

February 22, 2021

3:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate convenes and Senator Rob Portman (R-OH) is recognized to deliver Washington's Farewell Address, thereafter proceeding to Executive Session to consider the nomination of Linda Thomas-Greenfield, to be the Representative of the United States of America to the United Nations, with the rank and status of the Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary, and the Representative of the United States of America in the Security Council of the United Nations, voting on the motion to invoke cloture on the nomination.

February 22, 2021

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

February 22, 2021

9:30 a.m. - Garland for Attorney General, Day 1: Senate Judiciary Committee

February 19, 2021

11:00 a.m. - Coronavirus Vaccine Science: House Science Space and Technology Committee

February 19, 2021

10:30 a.m. - Afghan War Review: House Oversight and Reform Committee, National Security Subcommittee

February 19, 2021

10:15 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate meets in a pro forma session.

February 18, 2021

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

February 18, 2021

12:00 p.m. - GameStop Short Squeeze Review: House Financial Services Committee

February 18, 2021

11:00 a.m. - Pelosi Weekly: House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) speaks with reporters about electricity blackouts amid a winter storm across Texas, legislating the "American Rescue Plan" coronavirus relief package, nationwide testing and vaccination, reopening schools amid the pandemic, prospects and benefits of immigration reform, and human rights abuses in China.

February 17, 2021

11:00 a.m. - Coronavirus & Military Response: House Armed Services Committee

February 17, 2021

10:00 a.m. - Slavery Reparations: House Judiciary Committee, Constitution Civil Rights and Civil Liberties Subcommittee

February 16, 2021

11:00 a.m. - Election Assistance Commission Oversight: House Appropriations Committee, Financial Services and General Government Subcommittee

February 16, 2021

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

February 15, 2021

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

February 13, 2021

Compilation - Impeachment Trial Stakeout Interviews: Senators speak to reporters throughout fifth session of the Senate sitting as a Court of Impeachment.

February 13, 2021

4:45 p.m. - House Managers After Impeachment Vote: Lead House Impeachment Manager Jamie Raskin (D-MD) is joined by colleagues and Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) after 57-43 vote by the Senate to acquit former President Donald Trump of incitement of insurrection on 6 January.

February 13, 2021

10:00 a.m. - Second Trump Impeachment Trial, Day 5: The Senate sits as a Court of Impeachment for the impeachment trial of Donald John Trump, former President of the United States.

February 12, 2021

Compilation - Impeachment Trial Stakeout Interviews: Senators speak to reporters throughout fourth session of the Senate sitting as a Court of Impeachment.

February 12, 2021

12:00 p.m. - Second Trump Impeachment Trial, Day 4: The Senate sits as a Court of Impeachment for the impeachment trial of Donald John Trump, former President of the United States.

February 11, 2021

Compilation - Impeachment Trial Stakeout Interviews: Senators speak to reporters throughout third session of the Senate sitting as a Court of Impeachment.

February 11, 2021

12:00 p.m. - Second Trump Impeachment Trial, Day 3: The Senate sits as a Court of Impeachment for the impeachment trial of Donald John Trump, former President of the United States.

February 11, 2021

10:45 a.m. - Pelosi Weekly: House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) speaks with reporters during second impeachment trial in the Senate of former President Donald Trump about legislating coronavirus relief under the budget reconciliation process and bestowing a Congressional Gold Medal on law enforcement who worked to fend off insurrectionists at the Capitol.

February 11, 2021

10:30 a.m. - Senate Democrats on Coronavirus Relief: Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) is joined by freshman Senators Raphael Warnock (D-GA) and Jon Osoff (D-GA) to discuss legislating a coronavirus response package under the budget reconciliation process.

February 11, 2021

10:00 a.m. - Forced Arbitration: House Judiciary Committee, Antitrust Commercial and Administrative Law Subcommittee

February 11, 2021

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

February 10, 2021

Compilation - Impeachment Trial Stakeout Interviews: Senators speak to reporters throughout second session of the Senate sitting as a Court of Impeachment.

February 10, 2021

12:00 p.m. - Second Trump Impeachment Trial, Day 2: The Senate sits as a Court of Impeachment for the impeachment trial of Donald John Trump, former President of the United States.

February 10, 2021

10:00 a.m. - Tanden for OMB Director: Senate Budget Committee

February 9, 2021

Compilation - Impeachment Trial Stakeout Interviews: Senators and members of the House of Representatives speak to reporters throughout first session of the Senate sitting as a Court of Impeachment.

February 9, 2021

1:00 p.m. - Second Trump Impeachment Trial, Day 1: The Senate sits as a Court of Impeachment for the impeachment trial of Donald John Trump, former President of the United States, debating for four hours the question of jurisdiction.

February 9, 2021

10:30 a.m. - Senate Democrats on Coronavirus Relief: Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) is joined by Senate committee chairs Patty Murray (D-WA), Debbie Stabenow (D-MI), Ron Wyden (D-OR), Tom Carper (D-DE), Maria Cantwell (D-WA), Bob Menendez (D-NJ), Ben Cardin (D-MD), Bernie Sanders (I-VT), Sherrod Brown (D-OH) and Brian Schatz (D-HI) to discuss using the budget reconciliation process on legislative vehicle for coronavirus relief.

February 8, 2021

3:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate proceeds to Executive Session to consider the nomination of Denis Richard McDonough, to be Secretary of Veterans Affairs, voting on confirmation of the nomination.

February 8, 2021

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

February 5, 2021

11:00 a.m. - Greene on Removal from Committees: Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene (R-GA) proffers her views of political power, mass media and the 2020 presidential election day after 230-199 vote of the House to remove her from assigned committees.

February 5, 2021

10:30 a.m. - FY21 Budget Resolution Mark: House Rules Committee

February 5, 2021

9:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets for legislative business. One Minutes // H.R. 447 - National Apprenticeship Act (Rep. Scott / Education and Labor) // The Rule provides for one hour of debate, makes in order the following amendments, and allows for amendments to be offered en bloc: A list of the 26 amendments made in order can be found here. // H.Res. 101 - Adopting S.Con.Res. 5 - A concurrent resolution setting forth the congressional budget for the United States Government for fiscal year 2021 and setting forth the appropriate budgetary levels for fiscal years 2022 through 2030 (Sen. Sanders / Budget) // Special Orders

February 5, 2021

Continued - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate votes on amendments and adoption of S.Con.Res. 5 – Establishing the congressional budget for the United States Government for fiscal year 2021 and setting forth the appropriate budgetary levels for fiscal years 2022 through 2030.

February 4, 2021

11:00 a.m. - Democrats on Student Loan Debt: Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) is joined by Senator Elizabeth Warren (D-MA) and Reps. Ayanna Pressley (D-MA), Alma Adams (D-NC), Ilhan Omar (D-MN) and Mondaire Jones (D-NY) to discuss cancelling college student loan debt.

February 4, 2021

11:00 a.m. - Coronavirus & Transportation Workforce: House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee

February 4, 2021

10:45 a.m. - Pelosi Weekly: House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) speaks with reporters about adoption of a budget resolution, the constitutionality of impeaching former President Donald Trump, foreign policy and the Biden administration, and member safety.

February 4, 2021

10:00 a.m. - Walsh for Labor Secretary: Senate Health Education Labor and Pensions Committee

February 4, 2021

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. 72 - Removing a certain Member from certain standing committees of the House of Representatives (Closed Rule, One Hour of Debate) (Rep. Wasserman Schultz / Ethics) // Special Orders

February 4, 2021

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of S.Con.Res. 5 – Establishing the congressional budget for the United States Government for fiscal year 2021 and setting forth the appropriate budgetary levels for fiscal years 2022 through 2030, voting on amendments and adoption of the concurrent resolution.

February 3, 2021

8:45 p.m. - House GOP After Meeting: House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-CA) is joined by Minority Whip Steve Scalise (R-LA) and Conference Chair Liz Cheney (R-WY) to speak with reporters after hours-long Republican Conference meeting about Cheney's fate as chair following vote to impeach former President Trump and controversy around views and comments of Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene (R-GA).

February 3, 2021

3:00 p.m. - Removing Rep. Greene from Committees: House Rules Committee

February 3, 2021

2:00 p.m. - Regan for EPA: Senate Environment and Public Works Committee

February 3, 2021

1:00 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets for legislative business. One Minutes // H.Con.Res. 11 - Establishing the congressional budget for the United States Government for fiscal year 2021 and setting forth the appropriate budgetary levels for fiscal years 2022 through 2030 (Closed Rule, Three Hours of Debate) (Rep. Yarmuth / Budget) // Special Orders

February 3, 2021

12:15 p.m. - House Democrats Weekly: House Democratic Caucus Chairman Hakeem Jeffries (D-NY) and Vice Chairman Pete Aguilar (D-CA) speak with reporters about memorial service for slain US Capitol Police Officer Brian Sicknick, "American Rescue Plan" coronavirus relief legislation, controversy within the Republican Conference, countering conspiracy theory and Member security.

February 3, 2021

10:30 a.m. - Officer Sicknick Lies in Honor: Memorial ceremony in the Capitol Rotunda and organized final departure for Capitol Police Officer Brian Sicknick, who succumbed to injuries sustained protecting Congress from rioters who breached the Capitol Building to interrupt Electoral College final certification.

February 3, 2021

10:30 a.m. - Guzman for Small Business Administrator: Senate Small Business and Entrepreneurship Committee

February 3, 2021

10:00 a.m. - Climate Trends: Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee

February 3, 2021

9:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of S.Con.Res. 5 – Establishing the congressional budget for the United States Government for fiscal year 2021 and setting forth the appropriate budgetary levels for fiscal years 2022 through 2030, with 31 hours of debate time remaining.

February 2, 2021

9:30 p.m. - Officer Sicknick Lies in Honor: Arrival ceremony at the U.S. Capitol East Front Plaza followed by period of viewing in the Capitol Rotunda for Capitol Police Officer Brian Sicknick, who succumbed to injuries sustained protecting Congress from rioters who breached the Capitol Building to interrupt Electoral College final certification.

February 2, 2021

2:00 p.m. - Senate Democrats Weekly: Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) and caucus leaders speak with reporters about legislating further coronavirus relief, introduction of a resolution condemning domestic terrorism, power-sharing in a 50-50 Senate, and trial memo submitted by House Impeachment Managers ahead of second trial of former President Donald Trump.

February 2, 2021

2:00 p.m. - Senate GOP Weekly: Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) and caucus leaders speak with reporters about legislating further coronavirus relief through budget reconciliation, procedure and constitutionality of a second impeachment trial of former President Donald Trump, economic concerns and a military coup in Burma.

February 2, 2021

2:00 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets for legislative business, with votes postponed until 6:30 p.m. One Minutes // H.Res. 85 – Rule Providing for Consideration of H.Con.Res. 11 – Establishing the congressional budget for the United States Government for fiscal year 2021 and setting forth the appropriate budgetary levels for fiscal years 2022 through 2030 and H.R. 447 – National Apprenticeship Act of 2021 (Rep. McGovern / Rules)

February 2, 2021

10:30 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes Executive Session to complete consideration of the nomination of Pete Buttigieg, to be Secretary of Transportation, voting on confirmation of the Buttigieg nomination, then recessing until 2:15 p.m. for weekly caucus meetings, thereafter completing consideration of the nomination of Alejandro Nicholas Mayorkas, to be Secretary of Homeland Security, post-cloture, voting on confirmation of the Mayorkas nomination; and on the motion to proceed to S.Con.Res. 5 – Establishing the congressional budget for the United States Government for fiscal year 2021 and setting forth the appropriate budgetary levels for fiscal years 2022 through 2030.

February 2, 2021

10:30 a.m. - Vilsack for Agriculture Secretary: Senate Agriculture Committee

February 2, 2021

9:30 a.m. - Hicks for Deputy Defense Secretary: Senate Armed Services Committee

February 1, 2021

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

February 1, 2021

3:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate convenes and proceeds to a period of morning business.

January 28, 2021

11:00 a.m. - Pelosi Weekly: House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) speaks with reporters about coronavirus economic relief and suppressing the pandemic using budget reconciliation, member security and prospects for the Equality Act.

January 28, 2021

10:00 a.m. - Fudge/Rouse Nominations: Senate Banking Housing and Urban Affairs Committee

January 28, 2021

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 Alejandro Nicholas Mayorkas, to be Secretary of Homeland Security, voting on the motion to invoke cloture on the nomination.

January 28, 2021

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

January 27, 2021

Compilation - Senate Hallway Interviews: Senators discuss work on coronavirus economic relief and forthcoming second impeachment trial of former President Donald Trump in separate exchanges with reporters.

January 27, 2021

3:00 p.m. - McDonough for Veterans Affairs: Senate Veterans Affairs Committee

January 27, 2021

10:30 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate convenes and proceeds to a period of morning business.

January 27, 2021

10:00 a.m. - Thomas-Greenfield for United Nations: Senate Foreign Relations Committee

January 27, 2021

9:30 a.m. - Granholm for Energy: Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee

January 26, 2021

2:00 p.m. - Senate Democrats Weekly: Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) and caucus leaders speak with reporters about using budget reconciliation to legislate further coronavirus relief, holding majority power in a 50-50 Senate, legislative agenda and procedure for a second impeachment trial of former President Donald Trump.

January 26, 2021

2:00 p.m. - Senate GOP Weekly: Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell (r-KY) and caucus leaders speak with reporters about the filibuster and power-sharing in a 50-50 Senate, confirming nominees to the Biden administration, and pretrial procedure ahead of a second impeachment trial of former President Donald Trump.

January 26, 2021

11:00 a.m. - Reporting Mayorkas Nomination for DHS: Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee

January 26, 2021

10:00 a.m. - Raimondo for Commerce: Senate Commerce Science and Transportation Committee

January 26, 2021

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate proceeds to Executive Session to consider the nomination of Antony Blinken, to be Secretary of State, voting at noon on confirmation of the Blinken nomination, thereafter resuming a period of morning business, recessing for weekly caucus meetings, at 2:15 p.m. conducting a live quorum. At 2:30 p.m., the Senate proceeds to the consideration of the Article of Impeachment of Donald John Trump, former President of the United States, the oath administered to the Presiding Officer and Members of the Senate.

January 25, 2021

7:00 p.m. - Impeachment Article Presented: Lead Manager Jamie Raskin (D-MD) is accompanied by House managers to the Senate chamber to read out article charging former President Trump with incitement on insurrection on January 6, 2021, taking leave to withdraw for two weeks before the Senate trial starts.

January 25, 2021

3:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate convenes and proceeds to a period of morning business, thereafter proceeding to Executive Business to consider the nomination of Janet Yellen, to be Secretary of the Treasury, voting on confirmation of the nomination. At 7:00 p.m., the House managers read out H.Res.40, a resolution appointing and authorizing managers, and H.Res.24, a resolution impeaching Donald John Trump, former President of the United States, for high crimes and misdemeanors, thereafter requesting leave to withdraw.

January 25, 2021

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

January 22, 2021

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate proceeds to Executive Session to consider the nomination of Lloyd James Austin, to be Secretary of Defense, voting on confirmation of the nomination following 10 minutes of debate.

January 21, 2021

2:00 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets for legislative business. H.R. 335 - To provide for an exception to a limitation against appointment of persons as Secretary of Defense within seven years of relief from active duty as a regular commissioned officer of the Armed Forces (Rep. Smith WA) / Armed Services)

January 21, 2021

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

January 21, 2021

11:30 a.m. - McCarthy Weekly: House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-CA) speaks with reporters about influences of the Trump administration, early policies of the Biden administration, denouncing the violence of January 6 trespass of the Capitol building and Electoral College objections, subsequent National Guard security and federal funding for abortions.

January 21, 2021

10:45 a.m. - Pelosi Weekly: House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) speaks with reporters about the 59th inaugural and incoming Biden administration, 400,000 Americans dead of coronavirus and legislative plans including using the Defense Production Act to counter the pandemic, timing and preparation for pending impeachment trial of President Trump for incitement of insurrection, and election transparency reform.

January 21, 2021

10:00 a.m. - Buttigieg Nomination for Transportation: Senate Commerce Science and Transportation Committee

January 20, 2021

4:30 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate meets for legislative business, Senators-designate Alex Padilla (D-CA), Jon Ossoff (D-GA) and Raphael Warnock (D-GA) sworn in, resolutions adopted thanking and designating Senator Chuck Grassley (R-IA) as President pro tempore emeritus and electing Senator Pat Leahy (D-VT) as President pro tempore, Senator Leahy then sworn in as President pro tempore, resolutions adopted notifying the House and President Biden that Senator Leahy is President pro tempore and appointing the Secretaries for the Majority and Minority, followed a period of morning business.

January 20, 2021

12:00 p.m. - Presidential Inauguration: Senator Roy Blunt (R-MO) officiating, Joe Biden and Senator Kamala Harris (D-CA) are sworn in as President and Vice President of the United States, respectively, on the West Front of the Capitol Building.

January 19, 2021

Compilation - Senate Hallway Interviews: Senators speak with reporters between committee hearings with nominees to the Biden administration about processing the cabinet nominations, timing for an impeachment trial of outgoing President Trump for incitement of insurrection, and power-sharing in an evenly-divided Senate.

January 19, 2021

3:00 p.m. - Austin Nomination for Defense: Senate Armed Services Committee

January 19, 2021

2:00 p.m. - Blinken Nomination for State: Senate Foreign Relations Committee

January 19, 2021

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

January 19, 2021

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

January 19, 2021

10:00 a.m. - Mayorkas Nomination for Homeland Security: Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee

January 19, 2021

10:00 a.m. - Haines Nomination for DNI: Senate Select Committee on Intelligence

January 19, 2021

10:00 a.m. - Yellen Nomination for Treasury: Senate Finance Committee

January 15, 2021

11:30 a.m. - Pelosi Weekly: House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) speaks with reporters.

January 15, 2021

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

January 15, 2021

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

January 13, 2021

5:45 p.m. - Pelosi, Managers on Impeachment: House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) is joined by impeachment managers named pursuant to H.Res. 40 to engross with her signature H.Res. 24 charging President Donald Trump with incitement of insurrection on January 6, 2021.

January 13, 2021

9:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets for legislative business. H.Res. 24 - Impeaching Donald John Trump, President of the United States, for high crimes and misdemeanors (Closed Rule, Two Hours of Debate) (Rep. Cicilline / Judiciary)

January 12, 2021

7:30 p.m. - Impeachment Resolution: House Rules Committee

January 12, 2021

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

January 12, 2021

11:00 a.m. - 25th Amendment Removal from Office: House Rules Committee

January 12, 2021

9:30 a.m. - Civilian Military Control: Senate Armed Services Committee

January 12, 2021

9:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets for legislative business, with votes postponed until 7:30 p.m. H.Res. 21 - Calling on Vice President Mike R. Pence to convene and mobilize the principal officers of the executive departments of the cabinet to activate Section 4 of the 25th Amendment to declare Donald J. Trump incapable of executing the duties of his office and to immediately exercise powers as Acting President (Rep. Raskin / Judiciary)

January 11, 2021

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

January 8, 2021

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

January 7, 2021

2:00 p.m. - Graham on Capitol Breach: Senator Lindsey Graham (R-SC) speaks with reporters hours after Electoral College presidential election results were certified, joining in others in calls for leadership resignations but not cabinet defections after trespassers invading the Capitol building, rebutting Trump campaign officials' post-election contentions and crediting Vice President Mike Pence for carrying out his constitutional role throughout.

January 7, 2021

1:30 p.m. - Pelosi on Capitol Breach: House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) speaks with reporters hours after Electoral College presidential election results were certified, interrupted by trespassers invading the Capitol building, calling on cabinet secretaries to invoke 25th Amendment removal of President Trump and for U.S. Capitol Police Chief Steven Sund to resign.

January 6, 2021

12:30 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate convenes and proceeds to a period of morning business, disposing of objections to the Electoral College ballots of Arizona and Pennsylvania.

January 6, 2021

12:00 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets for legislative business, recessing until 1:00 p.m. for a Joint Session of Congress to count the electoral ballots for the President and Vice-President of the United States.

January 6, 2021

11:30 a.m. - Schumer on Regaining Senate Majority: Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) speaks to reporters about results of a dual special election in Georgia giving Democrats a majority in the Senate.

January 5, 2021

12:00 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets for legislative business. Suspensions (5): H.R. 21 – FedRAMP Authorization Act (Rep. Connolly / Oversight and Reform) // H.R. 22 – Congressional Budget Justification Transparency Act of 2021 (Rep. Quigley / Oversight and Reform) // H.R. 23 – Inspector General Protection Act (Rep. Lieu / Oversight and Reform) // H.R. 26 – Construction Consensus Procurement Improvement Act of 2021 (Rep. Comer / Oversight and Reform) // H.R. 27 – Settlement Agreement Information Database Act of 2021 (Rep. Palmer / Oversight and Reform)

January 4, 2021

10:30 a.m. - House Democrats Weekly: House Democratic Caucus Chairman Hakeem Jeffries (D-NY) and Vice Chairman Pete Aguilar (D-CA) speak with reporters about opening the 117th Congress, new rules of House procedure, coming Electoral College certification and transition to the Biden presidency.

January 4, 2021

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets for legislative business. H.Res. 8 - Adopting the Rules of the House of Representatives for the One Hundred Seventeenth Congress, and for other purposes (Rep. Hoyer / Rules)

January 3, 2021

12:00 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House convenes the First Session of the 117th Congress. Quorum Call // Election of the Speaker of the House, by groups // Swearing-in of Members and Delegates, by groups

January 3, 2021

12:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate convenes the First Session of the 117th Congress, thereafter resuming a period of morning business.

January 3, 2021

11:45 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate meets in a pro forma session to adjourn the Second Session of the 116th Congress sine die.

January 3, 2021

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets in a pro forma session to adjourn the Second Session of the 116th Congress sine die.

January 1, 2021

12:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of the Veto Message to Accompany the Conference Report to Accompany H.R. 6395 - William M. (Mac) Thornberry National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2021, voting on the motion to invoke cloture on the veto message; then on passage of the bill, the objections of the President to the contrary notwithstanding.

2020

December 31, 2020

12:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of the Veto Message to Accompany the Conference Report to Accompany H.R. 6395 - William M. (Mac) Thornberry National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2021.

December 31, 2020

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

December 30, 2020

3:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate convenes and proceeds to a period of morning business, later holding a live quorum; then voting on the motion to lay before the Senate the Veto Message to Accompany the Conference Report to Accompany H.R. 6395 - William M. (Mac) Thornberry National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2021.

December 30, 2020

10:45 a.m. - Pelosi Weekly: House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) speaks with reporters about pandemic response after a Louisiana Congressman-elect died of coronavirus, announces creation of a Select Committee on Economic Disparity and Fairness in Growth, and discusses relief checks, the coming inaugural and her prospects for reelection as Speaker in the 117th Congress.

December 29, 2020

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

December 28, 2020

2:00 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets for legislative business. H.R. 9051 - Caring for Americans with Supplemental Help Act of 2020 (Rep. Neal / Ways and Means) // Veto Message to Accompany the Conference Report to Accompany H.R. 6395 - William M. (Mac) Thornberry National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2021 (Rep. Smith (WA) / Armed Services)

December 28, 2020

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

December 24, 2020

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

December 24, 2020

9:15 a.m. - House Democrats on Coronavirus Payments: House Majority Leader Steny Hoyer (D-MD) is joined by Reps. Debbie Dingell (D-MI), Filemon Vela (D-TX) and Don Beyer (D-VA) to discuss economic impact payments under the second major coronavirus relief package after a veto threat by President Trump.

December 24, 2020

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

December 21, 2020

4:00 p.m. - Problem Solvers Caucus on Coronavirus/Omnibus: Members of House Problem Solvers speak to reporters about role in furthering coronavirus relief legislation added to fiscal 2021 omnibus appropriations set for action by Congress.

December 21, 2020

12:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate convenes and proceeds to a period of morning business, later voting on the motion to reconsider the cloture vote on the nomination Eric J. Soskin, to be Inspector General, Department of Transportation; the cloture motion, later on confirmation of the Soskin nomination, and on the motion to concur in the House Amendment to the Senate Amendment to H.R. 133 - Consolidated Appropriations Act, 2021.

December 21, 2020

9:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets for legislative business. Senate Amendment to H.R. 133 - Consolidated Appropriations Act, 2021 (Rep. Lowey / Appropriations)

December 20, 2020

6:45 p.m. - Pelosi, Schumer on Coronavirus Relief: House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) and Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) update reporters after agreement was reached on a bipartisan, bicameral coronavirus relief package.

December 20, 2020

1:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of the nomination of Brian Noland, to be a Member of the Board of Directors of the Tennessee Valley Authority, voting on the motion to invoke cloture on the nomination, later on confirmation of the Noland nomination; and the motion to invoke cloture on the nomination of Fernando L. Aenlle-Rocha, to be U.S. District Judge for the Central District of California; confirmation of the Aenlle-Rocha nomination; and voice vote on H.J.Res. 110 - Extension of Continuing Appropriations Act, 2021.

December 20, 2020

12:00 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets for legislative business. H.J.Res. 110 - Extension of Continuing Appropriations Act, 2021 (Rep. Lowey / Appropriations)

December 19, 2020

11:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of the nomination of Thompson Michael Dietz, to be a Judge of the United States Court of Federal Claims, voting on the motion to invoke cloture on the nomination, later on confirmation of the Dietz nomination; the motion to invoke cloture on the nomination of John Chase Johnson, to be Inspector General, Federal Communications Commission; and on the motion to invoke cloture on the nomination of Eric J. Soskin, to be Inspector General, Department of Transportation; Beth Harwell, to be a Member of the Board of Directors of the Tennessee Valley Authority, later on confirmation of the Harwell nomination.

December 18, 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. 3418 - STORM Act (Sen. Peters / Transportation and Infrastructure) // S. 979 - Federal Advance Contracts Enhancement Act (Sen. Rubio / Transportation and Infrastructure) // S. 2730 - Drone Advisory Committee for the 21st Century Act (Sen. Peters / Transportation and Infrastructure) // H.J.Res. 107 – Further Additional Continuing Appropriations Act, 2021 (Rep. Lowey / Appropriations) Special Orders

December 18, 2020

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of the nomination of Fernando L. Aenlle-Rocha, to be U.S. District Judge for the Central District of California.

December 18, 2020

9:00 a.m. - Russia Hack on US Agencies: House members including Homeland Security Committee Chairman Bennie Thompson (D-MS) and Oversight & Reform Committee Chair Carolyn Maloney (D-NY) speak with reporters outside a classified briefing on a reported hack of the US Government by Russia.

December 17, 2020

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 (6): S. 3989 - United States Semiquincentennial Commission Amendments Act of 2020, as amended (Sen. Pat Toomey / Oversight and Reform) // H.R. 6535 - A bill to deem an urban Indian organization and employees thereof to be a part of the Public Health Service for the purposes of certain claims for personal injury (Rep. Gallego / Natural Resources) // H.R. 3250 - Julius Rosenwald and the Rosenwald Schools Act of 2020, as amended (Rep. Danny Davis / Natural Resources) // H.R. 7460 - Peace Corps Commemorative Work Extension Act (Rep. Kennedy / Natural Resources) // H.R. 5472 - Jimmy Carter National Historical Park Redesignation Act (Rep. Bishop (GA) / Natural Resources) // H.R. 5852 - Weir Farm National Historical Park Redesignation Act (Rep. Himes / Natural Resources) // Special Orders

December 17, 2020

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of the nomination of Charles Edward Atchley, Jr., to be U.S. District Judge for the Eastern District of Tennessee, post-cloture, voting on confirmation of the nomination; and on the motion to invoke cloture on the nomination of Zachary N. Somers to be a Judge of the U.S. Court of Federal Claims, when invoked, proceeding to the Somers nomination, post-cloture.

December 17, 2020

9:00 a.m. - Opioid Epidemic & Purdue Pharma: House Oversight and Government Reform Committee

December 16, 2020

2:00 p.m. - Hong Kong Refugee Policy: Senate Judiciary Committee, Border Security and Immigration Subcommittee

December 16, 2020

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 (6): Senate Amendment to H.R. 7105 – Johnny Isakson and David P. Roe, M.D. Veterans Health Care and Benefits Improvements Act of 2020 (Rep. Levin (CA) / Veterans’ Affairs) // S. 2216 - TEAM Veteran Caregivers Act (Sen. Peters / Veterans' Affairs) // S. 2174 - Missing Persons and Unidentified Remains Act of 2019 (Sen. Cornyn / Judiciary) // S. 3312 - Crisis Stabilization and Community Reentry Act of 2020 (Sen. Cornyn / Judiciary) // S. 1694 - One Small Step to Protect Human Heritage in Space Act, as amended (Sen. Peters / Science, Space, and Technology) // S. 2472 – Neil A. Armstrong Test Facility Act (Sen. Portman / Science, Space, and Technology) // Special Orders

December 16, 2020

11:30 a.m. - House Democrats Weekly: House Democratic Caucus Chairman Hakeem Jeffries (D-NY) and Vice Chair-elect Pete Aguilar (D-CA) speak with reporters about ongoing, direct leadership talks on coronavirus relief and keeping government funded.

December 16, 2020

10:00 a.m. - Election Review: Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee

December 16, 2020

Compilation - Senate Hallway Interviews: Senators speak separately with reporters outside committee meetings about China, Section 230 of telecommunications law, a special counsel appointed by outgoing Attorney William Barr, the Biden transition days after the Electoral College ratified the popular vote and reported Russian hacks of US Government agencies.

December 16, 2020

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of the nomination of Katherine A. Crytzer, to be U.S. District Judge for the Eastern District of Tennessee, when invoked, proceeding to the Crytzer nomination, post-cloture, voting on confirmation of the Crytzer nomination; and on the motion to invoke cloture on the nomination of Joseph Dawson III, to be U.S. District Judge for the District of South Carolina, later voting on confirmation of the Dawson nomination; and on the motion to invoke cloture on the nomination of Charles Edward Atchley, Jr., to be U.S. District Judge for the Eastern District of Tennessee, when invoked, proceeding to the Atchley nomination, post-cloture.

December 15, 2020

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

December 15, 2020

2:45 p.m. - Senate Democrats Weekly: Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer (D-NY) is joined by Senators Bob Casey (D-PA) and Mazie Hirono (D-HI) to speak with reporters about coronavirus relief as vaccines are approved and distributed nationally, the Electoral College vote, and pending lame duck agenda.

December 15, 2020

2:30 p.m. - Online Piracy: Senate Judiciary Committee, Intellectual Property Subcommittee

December 15, 2020

2:15 p.m. - Senate GOP Weekly: Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) and caucus leaders speak with reporters about coronavirus relief as vaccines are approved and distributed nationally, the Electoral College vote, and pending lame duck agenda.

December 15, 2020

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

December 15, 2020

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of the nomination of Thomas L. Kirsch II, to be U.S. Circuit Judge for the Seventh Circuit, post-cloture, recessing from 12:30 p.m. until 2:15 p.m. for weekly caucus meetings, later voting on confirmation of the Kirsch nomination; and on the motion to invoke cloture on the nomination of Katherine A. Crytzer, to be U.S. District Judge for the Eastern District of Tennessee, when invoked, proceeding to the Crytzer nomination, post-cloture.

December 14, 2020

4:00 p.m. - “908 Group” on Coronavirus Relief: Senators Joe Manchin (D-WV), Susan Collins (R-ME), Mark Warner (D-VA), Bill Cassidy (R-LA), Jeanne Shaheen (D-NH), Lisa Murkowski (R-AK), Angus King (I-ME), Mitt Romney (R-UT), Maggie Hassan (D-NH), Rob Portman (R-OH) and Richard Durbin (D-IL) are joined by members of the House Problem Solvers Caucus to discuss their further coronavirus relief package modified to separate contentious issues from consensus features.

December 14, 2020

3:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of the nomination of Thomas L. Kirsch II, to be U.S. Circuit Judge for the Seventh Circuit, voting on the motion to invoke cloture on the nomination.

December 14, 2020

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

December 11, 2020

9:30 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of the Conference Report to Accompany H.R. 6395 - William M. (Mac) Thornberry National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2021, voting on the motion to invoke cloture on the conference report.

December 10, 2020

11:30 a.m. - House GOP on Economic Relief: House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-CA) is joined by Republican Caucus members to urge extension of the Paycheck Protection Program per the CARES Act and assistance to small businesses amid the coronavirus pandemic.

December 10, 2020

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

December 10, 2020

10:00 a.m. - CARES Act Implementation: Joint Congressional Oversight Commission

December 10, 2020

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of the Conference Report to Accompany H.R. 6395 - William M. (Mac) Thornberry National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2021.

December 10, 2020

9:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets for legislative business. One Minutes // Suspensions (8): S. 906 - Driftnet Modernization and Bycatch Reduction Act (Sen. Feinstein / Natural Resources) // H.R. 970 - Robert E. Lee Statue Removal Act, as amended (Rep. Brown / Natural Resources) // H.R. 1240 - Young Fishermen’s Development Act, as amended (Rep. Young / Natural Resources) // H.R. 5040 - AIR Safety Act of 2020, as amended (Rep. Curtis / Natural Resources) // H.R. 5458 - Rocky Mountain National Park Boundary Modification Act (Rep. Neguse / Natural Resources) // H.R. 5459 - Rocky Mountain National Park Ownership Correction Act (Rep. Neguse / Natural Resources) // H.R. 7098 - Saguaro National Park Boundary Expansion and Study Act of 2020, as amended (Rep. Grijalva / Natural Resources) // H.R. 7489 - Long Bridge Act of 2020, as amended (Rep. Wittman / Natural Resources) // Special Orders

December 9, 2020

1:00 p.m. - Fort Hood Review: House Armed Services Committee, Military Personnel Subcommittee

December 9, 2020

10:00 a.m. - Syria Policy: House Foreign Affairs Committee

December 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 // Suspensions (10): H.R. 8900 - Further Continuing Appropriations Act, 2021, and Other Extensions Act (Rep. Lowey / Appropriations) // H.Res. 549 - Reaffirming the commitment to media diversity and pledging to work with media entities and diverse stakeholders to develop common ground solutions to eliminate barriers to media diversity (Rep. Demings / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 3361 - RIVER Act (Rep. McKinley / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 5541 - Tribal Power Act, as amended (Rep. O'Halleran / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 1426 - Timely Review of Infrastructure Act (Rep. Olson / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 5758 - Ceiling Fan Improvement Act of 2020 (Rep. Guthrie / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 3797 - Medical Marijuana Research Act, as amended (Rep. Blumenauer / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 1570 - Removing Barriers to Colorectal Cancer Screening Act of 2020, as amended (Rep. Payne / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 7898 - To amend title XXX of the Public Health Services Act to provide for a technical correction to provide the Inspector General of the Department of Health and Human Service certain authorities with respect to investigations of information blocking, and for other purposes, as amended (Rep. Burgess / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 1966 - Henrietta Lacks Enhancing Cancer Research Act of 2019, as amended (Rep. Mfume / Energy and Commerce) // Special Orders

December 9, 2020

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of the nomination of Allen Dickerson, to be a Member of the Federal Election Commission, voting on confirmation of the Dickerson nomination; and on the nominations of Shana Broussard, to be a Member of the Federal Election Commission; and Sean Cooksey, to  be a Member of the Federal Election Commission; then debating for up to four hours motions to discharge S.J.Res. 77 - Congressional disapproval of the proposed foreign military sale to the United Arab Emirates of certain defense articles and services (remotely piloted aircraft), and S.J.Res. 78 - Congressional disapproval of the proposed foreign military sale to the United Arab Emirates of certain defense articles and services (F-35), concurrently on the motions, thereafter voting on the motions.

December 8, 2020

4:00 p.m. - Freedom Caucus on NDAA Veto Threat: Members of the House Freedom Caucus speak out in support of President Trump's threat to veto the Conference Report to Accompany H.R. 6395 – William M. (Mac) Thornberry National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2021.

December 8, 2020

3:30 p.m. - Senate Democrats Weekly: Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer (D-NY) and caucus leaders speak with reporters about the lame duck agenda, coronavirus needs, and Senate rules in the 117th Congress.

December 8, 2020

2:30 p.m. - Protecting Arctic Interests: Senate Commerce Science and Transportation Committee, Seapower Subcommittee

December 8, 2020

2:15 p.m. - Senate GOP Weekly: Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) and caucus leaders speak with reporters about the lame duck agenda, prospects for overriding a veto threat on the defense authorization, completing fiscal 2021 appropriations, coronavirus relief and the Electoral College.

December 8, 2020

10:30 a.m. - House Democrats Weekly: House Democratic Caucus Chairman Hakeem Jeffries (D-NY) is joined by Vice Chair-elect Pete Aguilar (D-CA) to speak with reporters about the lame duck agenda, prospects for overriding a veto threat on the defense authorization, completing fiscal 2021 appropriations, and coronavirus relief, and beginning the 117th Congress.

December 8, 2020

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

December 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 // Conference Report to Accompany H.R. 6395 – William M. (Mac) Thornberry National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2021 (One Hour of Debate) (Rep. Smith (WA) / Armed Services) // Suspensions (13): S. 1811 - Water Resources Development Act of 2020, as amended (Rep. DeFazio / Transportation and Infrastructure) // S. 1014 - Route 66 Centennial Commission Act (Sen. Duckworth / Transportation and Infrastructure) // S. 4902 - To designate the United States courthouse located at 351 South West Temple in Salt Lake City, Utah, as the “Orrin G. Hatch United States Courthouse” (Sen. Lee / Transportation and Infrastructure) // S. 578 - ALS Disability Insurance Access Act of 2019 (Sen. Whitehouse / Ways and Means) // H.R. 1375 - PAID Act, as amended (Rep. Kind / Ways and Means) //  H.R. 2477 - BENES Act of 2020, as amended (Rep. Ruiz / Ways and Means) //  H.R. 8161 - The One Stop Shop Community Reentry Program Act of 2020, as amended (Rep. Bass / Judiciary) // S. 2258 - Criminal Antitrust Anti-Retaliation Act of 2019 (Sen. Grassley / Judiciary) // H.R. 683 - PPRADA (Rep. Velázquez / Judiciary) // S. 134 - Combat Online Predators Act (Sen. Toomey / Judiciary) // H.R. 8354 - Servicemembers and Veterans Initiative Act of 2020, as amended (Rep. Escobar / Judiciary) // H.R. 8235 - Open Courts Act of 2020 (Rep. Johnson (GA) / Judiciary) // S. 3989 - United States Semiquincentennial Commission Amendments Act of 2020, as amended (Sen. Toomey / Oversight and Reform) // Special Orders

December 8, 2020

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of the the nomination of Nathan A. Simington, to be a Member of the Federal Communications Commission, recessing from 12:30 p.m. until 2:15 p.m. for weekly caucus meetings, later voting on confirmation of the nomination of Stephen Sidney Schwartz, to be a Judge of the U.S. Court of Federal Claims; and the Simington nomination.

December 7, 2020

3:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of the nomination of Stephen Sidney Schwartz, to be a Judge of the U.S. Court of Federal Claims for a term of fifteen years, voting on the motion to invoke cloture on the nomination.

December 7, 2020

12:00 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets for legislative business. One Minutes // Suspensions (7): H.Res. 1100 - A resolution reaffirming the importance of the strategic partnership between the United States and Mongolia, as amended (Rep. Titus / Foreign Affairs) // H.Res. 512 - Calling for the global repeal of blasphemy, heresy, and apostasy laws, as amended (Rep. Raskin / Foreign Affairs) // H.Res. 823 - Condemning the Government of Iran’s state-sponsored persecution of its Baha’i minority and its continued violation of the International Covenants on Human Rights, as amended (Rep. Deutch / Foreign Affairs) // H.Res. 189 - A resolution supporting sustained United States leadership to accelerating global progress against maternal and child malnutrition and supporting United States Agency for International Development’s commitment to global nutrition through its multi-sectoral nutrition strategy, as amended (Rep. Marshall / Foreign Affairs) // H.R. 8428 - Hong Kong People’s Freedom and Choice Act of 2020 (Rep. Malinowski / Foreign Affairs) // S. 461 - HBCU PARTNERS Act, as amended (Sen. Scott (SC) / Education and Labor) // S. 1153 - Stop Student Debt Relief Scams Act of 2019 (Sen. Baldwin / Education and Labor) // Special Orders

December 4, 2020

10:45 a.m. - Pelosi Weekly: House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) speaks with reporters about committee assignments in the 117th Congress, kick-started coronavirus relief negotiations, the defense authorization and omnibus appropriations on the lame duck agenda.

December 4, 2020

9:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets for legislative business. One Minutes // H.R. 3884 - MORE Act of 2019 (Closed Rule, One Hour of Debate) (Rep. Nadler / Judiciary) // Postponed Suspension Vote: S. 2981 - National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration Commissioned Officer Corps Amendments Act of 2020 (Sen. Sullivan / Natural Resources) // Special Orders

December 3, 2020

3:30 p.m. - Freedom Caucus on Election Irregularities: Members of the House Freedom Caucus demand that Attorney General Bill Barr release findings of investigation into persistent allegations of 2020 election fraud by the Trump campaign in multiple states.

December 3, 2020

12:15 p.m. - Problem Solvers Caucus on Coronavirus Relief: Members of the House Problem Solvers Caucus discuss the need for consensus coronavirus relief package proposed jointly with a bipartisan group of Senators.

December 3, 2020

11:30 a.m. - McCarthy Weekly: House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-CA) speaks with reporters about intensifying coronavirus relief negotiations, committee ranking members for the 117th Congress, and the presidential transition.

December 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 // H.Res. 1244 Rule Providing for Consideration of H.R. 3884 - MORE Act (Rep. Nadler – Judiciary) // Suspensions (23): H.R. 7903 - To amend the Small Business Act to establish the Community Advantage Loan Program, as amended (Rep. Chu / Small Business) // H.R. 8211 - 504 Modernization and Small Manufacturer Enhancement Act of 2020, as amended (Rep. Craig / Small Business) // H.R. 8199 - 504 Credit Risk Management Improvement Act of 2020 (Rep. Bishop (NC) / Small Business) // H.R. 8229 - Parity for HUBZone Appeals Act of 2020 (Del. Radewagen / Small Business) // H.R. 5517 - Gandhi-King Scholarly Exchange Initiative Act, as amended (Rep. Lewis (GA) / Foreign Affairs) // H.R. 1819 - War Crimes Rewards Expansion Act (Rep. Foxx / Foreign Affairs) // H.R. 3571 - City and State Diplomacy Act, as amended (Rep. Lieu / Foreign Affairs) // H.Res. 996 - Expressing the sense of Congress that the activities of Russian national Yevgeniy Prigozhin and his affiliated entities pose a threat to the national interests and security of the United States and of its allies and partners, as amended (Rep. Eliot Engel / Foreign Affairs) // H.Res. 958 - Condemning the practice of politically motivated imprisonment and calling for the immediate release of political prisoners in the Russian Federation and urging action by the United States Government to impose sanctions with respect to persons responsible for that form of human rights abuse (Rep. Engel / Foreign Affairs) // H.Res. 17 - Expressing concern over the detention of Austin Tice, and other purposes, as amended (Rep. Green (TX) / Foreign Affairs) // H.Res. 1115 - Calling for the Immediate Release of Trevor Reed, a United States Citizen who was Unjustly Sentenced to 9 Years in a Russian Prison, as amended (Rep. Conaway / Foreign Affairs) // H.R. 1049 - National Heritage Area Act of 2020, as amended (Rep. Tonko / Natural Resources) // S. 199 - Leech Lake Band of Ojibwe Reservation Restoration Act (Sen. Smith / Natural Resources) // House Amendment to S. 212 - Indian Community Economic Enhancement Act of 2020, as amended (Sen. Hoeven / Natural Resources) // House Amendment to S. 914 - Coordinated Ocean Observations and Research Act of 2020, as amended (Sen. Wicker / Natural Resources) // House Amendment to S. 1342 - Great Lakes Environmental Sensitivity Index Act of 2020, as amended (Sen. Peters / Natural Resources) // H.R. 306 - Kettle Creek Battlefield Survey Act, as amended (Rep. Hice / Natural Resources) // S. 2981 - National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration Commissioned Officer Corps Amendments Act of 2020 (Sen. Sullivan / Natural Resources) // H.R. 3682 - Land Grant-Mercedes Traditional Use Recognition and Consultation Act, as amended (Rep. Ray Luján / Natural Resources) // H.R. 4153 - Health Care Access for Urban Native Veterans Act (Rep. Khanna / Natural Resources) // H.R. 7045 - To require the Secretary of Agriculture to conduct a study on lands that could be included in a National Forest in Hawai'i, and for other purposes (Rep. Case / Natural Resources) // H.R. 8810 - National Landslide Preparedness Act, as amended (Rep. DelBene / Natural Resources) // H.R. 1380 - Big Cat Public Safety Act, as amended (Rep. Quigley / Natural Resources) // Special Orders

December 3, 2020

10:00 a.m. - Crossfire Hurricane Media Coverage: Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee

December 3, 2020

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of the nomination of Christopher Waller, to be a Member of the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, voting on confirmation of the Waller nomination; the motion to invoke cloture on the nomination of Liam P. Hardy, to be a Judge of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Armed Forces; and later on confirmation of the Hardy nomination.

December 2, 2020

5:00 p.m. - Capitol Christmas Tree Lighting: Architect of the Capitol Brett Blanton is joined by House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) and members of the Colorado delegation for annual lighting ceremony at the East Front of the U.S. Capitol.

December 2, 2020

2:30 p.m. - State/Local Government Cybersecurity: Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee, Federal Spending Oversight and Emergency Management Subcommittee

December 2, 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): S. 4054 - U.S. Grain Standards Reauthorization Act of 2020 (Sen. Roberts / Agriculture) // S. 945 - Holding Foreign Companies Accountable Act (Sen. Kennedy / Financial Services) // Senate Amendment to H.R. 1830 - National Purple Heart Hall of Honor Commemorative Coin Act (Rep. Sean Patrick Maloney / Financial Services) // H.R. 7995 - Coin Metal Modification Authorization and Cost Savings Act of 2020 (Rep. Amodei / Financial Services) // Special Orders

December 2, 2020

10:00 a.m. - Coronavirus Economic Response: House Financial Services Committee

December 2, 2020

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of the nomination of Kyle Hauptman, to be a Member of the National Credit Union Administration Board, post-cloture, voting on confirmation of the Hauptman nomination; and on the motion to invoke cloture on the nomination of Kathryn Davis to be a Judge of the U.S. Court of Federal Claims.

December 2, 2020

9:15 a.m. - Navy/Marine Corps Readiness: Senate Armed Services Committee, Readiness and Management Support Subcommittee

December 1, 2020

2:45 p.m. - Senate Democrats Weekly: Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer (D-NY) is joined by Senators Bob Menendez (D-NJ) and Amy Klobuchar (D-MN) to speak with reporters about considering President-elect Joe Biden's cabinet nominees and prospects for further coronavirus relief.

December 1, 2020

2:00 p.m. - Senate GOP Weekly: Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) and caucus leaders speak with reporters about prospects for further coronavirus relief, the annual defense authorization and omnibus spending legislation, and the presidential transition.

December 1, 2020

10:00 a.m. - Coronavirus Economic Response: Senate Banking Housing and Urban Affairs Committee

December 1, 2020

10:00 a.m. - Bipartisan, Bicameral Group on Coronavirus Relief: Senators Joe Manchin (D-WV), Susan Collins (R-ME), Mark Warner (D-VA), Bill Cassidy (R-LA), Mitt Romney (R-UT), Jeanne Shaheen (D-NH), Angus King (I-ME), Lisa Murkowski (R-AK) and Maggie Hassan (D-NH) are joined by House members of the Problem Solvers Caucus to introduce a consensus further coronavirus relief package.

December 1, 2020

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of the nomination of Taylor B. McNeel, to be U.S. District Judge for the Southern District of Mississippi, post-cloture, voting on confirmation of the McNeel nomination; and on the motion to invoke cloture on the nomination of J. Philip Calabrese, to be U.S. District Judge for the Northern District of Ohio, recessing from 12:30 p.m. until 2:15 p.m. for weekly caucus meetings, later voting on confirmation of the Calabrese nomination; and on the motion to invoke cloture on the nomination of Kyle Hauptman, to be a Member of the National Credit Union Administration Board.

November 30, 2020

3:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of the nomination of Taylor B. McNeel, to be U.S. District Judge for the Southern District of Mississippi, voting on the motion to invoke cloture on the nomination.

November 30, 2020

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

November 27, 2020

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

November 27, 2020

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

November 24, 2020

12:15 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate meets in a pro forma session.

November 24, 2020

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

November 20, 2020

10:45 a.m. - Pelosi Weekly: House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) speaks with reporters about crises and tragedies facing America including  pandemic and gun violence, prospects for further additional coronavirus relief and omnibus spending legislation, and the presidential transition.

November 20, 2020

10:00 a.m. - IRS Oversight: House Ways and Means Committee, Oversight Subcommittee

November 20, 2020

9:00 a.m. - Afghanistan Policy: House Armed Services Committee

November 20, 2020

9:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets for legislative business. One Minutes // Complete Consideration of H.R. 8294 - National Apprenticeship Act of 2020 (Rep. Davis (CA) / Education and Labor) // The Rule provides for no further general debate and makes in order the following amendments: Levin (MI) Amendment (10 minutes); Smucker Amendment (10 minutes) // Special Order

November 20, 2020

8:15 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate meets in a pro forma session.

November 19, 2020

11:30 a.m. - McCarthy Weekly: House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-CA) speaks with reporters about election successes, prospects for coronavirus vaccine testing and distribution, and further additional relief legislation.

November 19, 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. 8294 - National Apprenticeship Act of 2020 (Rep. Davis (CA) / Education and Labor) // The Rule provides for one hour of general debate equally divided and controlled by the chair and Ranking Member of the Committee on Education and Labor. The Rule makes in order the following amendments and allows for amendments to be offered en bloc: Beyer Amendment; Brown Amendment; Cardenas Amendment; Castro Amendment; Crow Amendment; Horsford Amendment; Kilmer / Fitzpatrick Amendment; Lamb / Taylor (TX) Amendment; Levin (MI) Amendment; Meng Amendment; Moore Amendment; Pappas Amendment; Ryan (OH) Amendment; Smith (WA) Amendment; Smucker Amendment; Stefanik Amendment; Titus / Bilirakis Amendment // Special Orders

November 19, 2020

9:00 a.m. - Coronavirus & Outpatient Treatment: Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee

November 18, 2020

3:00 p.m. - Coronavirus & Federal Telework: Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee, Regulatory Affairs and Federal Management Subcommittee

November 18, 2020

12:30 p.m. - House Democrats on Caucus Leadership: House Democratic Caucus Chairman Hakeem Jeffries (D-NY), Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) and members of caucus leadership speak with reporters after elections for the 117th Congress.

November 18, 2020

10:00 a.m. - FEC Nominations: Senate Rules and Administration Committee

November 18, 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 // Republican Motion to Instruct Conferees on H.R. 6395 - William M. (Mac) Thornberry National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2021 // Suspensions (22): H.Res. 1033 - Condemning acts by the People’s Republic of China and the Government of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region that violate fundamental rights and freedoms of Hong Kong residents as well as acts that undermine Hong Kong’s high degree of autonomy, as amended (Rep. Engel / Foreign Affairs) // H.Res. 697 - A resolution affirming the significance of the advocacy for genuine autonomy for Tibetans in the People’s Republic of China and the work His Holiness the 14th Dalai lama has done to promote global peace, harmony, and understanding, as amended (Rep. Yoho / Foreign Affairs) // H.R. 6334 - Securing America from Epidemics Act, as amended (Rep. Bera / Foreign Affairs) // H.Res. 349 - Reaffirming the vital role of the United States-Japan alliance in promoting peace, stability, and prosperity in the Indo-Pacific region and beyond, as amended (Rep. Castro / Foreign Affairs) // H.Res. 809 - Expressing the importance of the United States alliance with the Republic of Korea and the contributions of Korean Americans in the United States, as amended (Rep. Suozzi / Foreign Affairs) // H.Res. 1012 - Resolution Recognizing the historic transformation of the United States-Republic of Korea alliance since the Korean War into a mutually beneficial, global partnership, as amended (Rep. Bera / Foreign Affairs) // H.R. 4644 - Libya Stabilization Act, as amended (Rep. Deutch / Foreign Affairs) // H.Res. 1062 - Affirming the nature and importance of the United States-Iraq bilateral relationship, including security and economic components of the relationship, as amended (Rep. Allred / Foreign Affairs) // H.R. 7990 - FENTANYL Results Act, as amended (Rep. Trone / Foreign Affairs) // H.R. 7276 - Desert Locust Control Act, as amended (Rep. Smith (NJ) / Foreign Affairs) // H.R. 5586 - Haiti Development, Accountability, and Institutional Transparency Initiative Act, as amended (Rep. Jeffries / Foreign Affairs) // H.R. 7703 - Caribbean Basin Security Initiative Authorization Act, as amended (Rep. Espaillat / Foreign Affairs) // H.Res. 672 - Expressing support of the Three Seas Initiative in its efforts to increase energy independence and infrastructure connectivity thereby strengthening the United States and European national security, as amended (Rep. Kaptur / Foreign Affairs) // H.Res. 1145 - Condemning the poisoning of Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny and calling for a robust United States and international response, as amended (Rep. McGovern / Foreign Affairs) // H.R. 8259 - To prohibit Russian participation in the G7, and for other purposes, as amended (Rep. Meeks / Foreign Affairs) // H.Res. 825 - A resolution urging the United States to continue to be a leader in supporting the Treaty on the Nonproliferation of Nuclear Weapons (NPT) and the global nonproliferation regime to reap the benefits the NPT and such regime bring to United States and international security, as amended (Rep. Sherman / Foreign Affairs) // H.R. 4636 - PLASTICS Act, as amended (Rep. McCaul / Foreign Affairs) // H.R. 8405 - American Values and Security in International Athletics Act (Rep. McCaul / Foreign Affairs) // H.R. 8438 - Belarus Democracy, Human Rights, and Sovereignty Act of 2020 (Rep. Smith (NJ) / Foreign Affairs) // H.R. 5408 - Ukraine Religious Freedom Support Act, as amended (Rep. Wilson (SC) / Foreign Affairs) // H.R. 4802 - To amend the State Department Basic Authorities Act of 1956 to authorize rewards under the Department of State’s reward program relating to information regarding individuals or entities engaged in activities in contravention of United States or United Nations sanctions, and for other purposes (Rep. Wilson (SC) / Foreign Affairs) // H.R. 7954 - Tropical Forest and Coral Reef Conservation Reauthorization Act of 2020 (Rep. Chabot / Foreign Affairs) // Special Orders

November 18, 2020

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of the nomination of Stephen A. Vaden, to be a Judge of the U.S. Court of International Trade, voting on the motion to invoke on cloture on the Vaden nomination; and later on confirmation of the Vaden nomination, thereafter voting on the motion to invoke cloture on the nomination of Kathryn Kimball Mizelle, to be U.S. District Judge for the Middle District of Florida.

November 17, 2020

3:45 p.m. - House GOP Weekly: House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-CA) is joined by Minority Whip Steve Scalise (R-LA), Republican Conference Chair Liz Cheney (R-WY) and others speak to reporters about caucus leadership elections, election results and the presidential transition, and prospects for further additional coronavirus relief.

November 17, 2020

3:00 p.m. - Coronavirus & Manufacturing: Senate Commerce Science and Transportation Committee, Manufacturing Trade and Consumer Protection Subcommittee

November 17, 2020

2:45 p.m. - Senate Democrats Weekly: Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer (D-NY) and party leaders speak to reporters about the lame duck legislative agenda including further additional coronavirus relief and fiscal 2021 appropriations, just-announced troop reductions in Afghanistan and Iraq, and a runoff Senate election in Georgia.

November 17, 2020

2:15 p.m. - Senate GOP Weekly: Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) and party leaders speak to reporters about the lame duck legislative agenda including further additional coronavirus relief and fiscal 2021 appropriations, presidential transition and COVID-19 vaccine development.

November 17, 2020

11:30 a.m. - House Democrats Weekly: House Democratic Caucus Chairman Hakeem Jeffries (D-NY) and Vice Chair Katherine Clark (D-MA) speak to reporters about election results, the lame duck legislative agenda including further additional coronavirus relief and fiscal 2021 appropriations, and prospects for the 117th Congress.

November 17, 2020

10:00 a.m. - American Women’s History/Latino Museums: Senate Rules and Administration Committee

November 17, 2020

10:00 a.m. - Social Media Censorship: Senate Judiciary Committee

November 17, 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 (25): H.R. 4499 - NIMHD Research Endowment Revitalization Act of 2020, as amended (Rep. Barragán / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 5668 - MODERN Labeling Act of 2020 (Rep. Matsui / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 4712 - Fairness in Orphan Drug Exclusivity Act (Rep. Dean / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 2466 - State Opioid Response Grant Authorization Act of 2020 (Rep. Trone / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 2281 - Easy MAT for Opioid Addiction Act (Rep. Ruiz / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 2117 - FASTER Act of 2020 (Rep. Matsui / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 5855 - Bipartisan Solution to Cyclical Violence Act of 2020 (Rep. Ruppersberger / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 3878 - Block, Report, And Suspend Shipments Act of 2020, as amended (Rep. McKinley / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 4806 - DEBAR Act of 2020 (Rep. Latta / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 4812 - Ensuring Compliance Against Drug Diversion Act of 2019 (Rep. Griffith / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 6096 - READI Act of 2020, as amended (Rep. McNerney / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 6624 - USA Telecommunications Act (Rep. Pallone / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 7310 - Spectrum IT Modernization Act of 2020 (Rep. Doyle / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 2610 - Fraud and Scam Reduction Act (Rep. Rochester / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 6435 - Combating Pandemic Scams Act of 2020 (Rep. Carter (GA) / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 8121 - Pandemic Effects on Home Safety and Tourism Act (Rep. Cárdenas / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 2914 - Housing Survivors of Major Disaster Act, as amended (Rep. Espaillat / Transportation and Infrastructure) // H.R. 8408 - Aircraft Certification Reform and Accountability Act, as amended (Rep. DeFazio / Transportation and Infrastructure) // H.R. 8266 - FEMA Assistance Relief Act of 2020, as amended (Rep. DeFazio / Transportation and Infrastructure) // H.R. 4611 - Ocean Pollution Reduction Act II, as amended (Rep. Peters / Transportation and Infrastructure) // H.R. 8326 - Child Care is Economic Development Act of 2020 (Rep. Finkenauer / Transportation and Infrastructure) // H.R. 5919 - National Children’s Museum Act (Del. Norton / Transportation and Infrastructure) // S. 1869 - Secure Federal LEASEs Act, as amended (Sen. Peters / Transportation and Infrastructure) // H.R. 5953 - Preventing Disaster Revictimization Act, as amended (Rep. Graves (MO) / Transportation and Infrastructure) // H.R. 4358 - Preliminary Damage Assessment Improvement Act of 2020 (Rep. Katko / Transportation and Infrastructure) // Special Orders

November 17, 2020

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of the nomination of Kristi Haskins Johnson, to be U.S. District Judge for the Southern District of Mississippi, post-cloture, voting on confirmation of the Johnson nomination; and on the motion to invoke cloture on the nomination of Benjamin Joel Beaton, to be U.S. District Judge for the Western District of Kentucky, then recessing until 2:15 p.m. for weekly caucus meetings, thereafter voting on confirmation of the Beaton nomination; the motion to invoke cloture on the nomination of Judy Shelton, to be a Member of the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System; and the motion to invoke cloture on the nomination of Toby Crouse, to be U.S. District Judge for the District of Kansas, when invoked, later on confirmation of the nomination.

November 16, 2020

3:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of the nomination of Kristi Haskins Johnson, to be U.S. District Judge for the Southern District of Mississippi, voting on the motion to invoke cloture on the nomination.

November 16, 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 (8): H.R. 1964 - Lumbee Tribe of North Carolina Recognition Act (Rep. Butterfield / Natural Resources) // H.R. 6237 - Proper and Reimbursed Care for Native Veterans Act, as amended (Rep. Gallego / Natural Resources) // S. 327 - Wounded Veterans Recreation Act (Sen. Shaheen / Natural Resources) // S. 1069 - Digital Coast Act, as amended (Sen. Baldwin / Natural Resources) // S. 910 - National Sea Grant College Program Amendments Act of 2020, as amended (Sen. Wicker / Natural Resources) // S. 3587 - Department of Veterans Affairs Website Accessibility Act of 2019 (Sen. Casey / Veterans' Affairs) // S. 900 - To designate the community-based outpatient clinic of the Department of Veterans Affairs in Bozeman, Montana, as the "Travis W. Atkins Department of Veterans Affairs Clinic," as amended (Sen. Daines / Veterans' Affairs) // S. 3147 - Improving Safety and Security for Veterans Act of 2019 (Sen. Manchin / Veterans' Affairs) // Special Orders

November 13, 2020

11:00 a.m. - Pelosi Weekly: House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) speaks with reporters about veterans issues, coronavirus relief and discussions with President-elect Joe Biden, the lame duck legislative agenda and retaining a smaller majority of the House.

November 12, 2020

Compilation - Senate GOP Hallway Interviews: Senate Republicans speak separately with reporters about prospects for another coronavirus relief package and factors in the presidential transition including possible cabinet nominees.

November 12, 2020

11:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of the nomination of Aileen Mercedes Cannon, to be U.S. District Judge for the Southern District of Florida, voting on the motion to invoke cloture on the nomination, when invoked, later on confirmation of the nomination.

November 12, 2020

11:00 a.m. - McCarthy Weekly: House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-CA) speaks with reporters about election results for the House and the politics of coronavirus relief amid a second nationwide outbreak.

November 12, 2020

10:15 a.m. - Pelosi, Schumer on Coronavirus, Presidential Transition: House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) is joined by Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer (D-NY) to speak with reporters about legislating against another nationwide coronavirus outbreak, 2020 election results and subsequent presidential transition.

November 12, 2020

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

November 10, 2020

2:30 p.m. - Senate Democrats Weekly: Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) and caucus leaders speak with reporters about legislating against the coronavirus pandemic and a Supreme Court challenge to severability in the Affordable Care Act.

November 10, 2020

2:00 p.m. - Senate GOP Weekly: Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) and caucus leaders speak with reporters after meeting with Vice President Mike Pence about 'lame duck' legislative priorities such as defense policy and appropriations, election results and prospects for a coronavirus vaccine.

November 10, 2020

12:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of the nomination of James Knepp, to be U.S. District Judge for the Northern District of Ohio, recessing for weekly caucus meetings, then voting on confirmation the nomination.

November 10, 2020

11:45 a.m. - Senate GOP After Leadership Elections: Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) is joined by reelected and new leaders elected to lead the Senate Republican Caucus in the 117th Congress.

November 10, 2020

11:00 a.m. - Crossfire Hurricane Review: Senate Judiciary Committee

November 9, 2020

Compilation - Senators on 2020 Election Results: Senators speak with reporters outside the Senate Carriage Entrance of the U.S. Capitol Building to and fro first votes of a lame duck session days after presidential election was called for former Vice President Joe Biden.

November 9, 2020

3:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of the nomination of James Knepp, to be US. District Judge for the Northern District of Ohio, voting on the motion to invoke cloture on the nomination.

November 9, 2020

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

November 6, 2020

10:45 a.m. - Pelosi Weekly: House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) and House Energy & Commerce Committee Chairman Frank Pallone (D-NJ) speak with reporters about addressing the coronavirus pandemic and supporting federal healthcare efforts, and the legislative outlook post-election.

November 6, 2020

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

November 5, 2020

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

November 4, 2020

12:30 p.m. - McCarthy Weekly: House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-CA) speaks with reporters about gains for Republicans in the House and voting trends for President Donald Trump.

November 3, 2020

10:15 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate meets in a pro forma session.

November 2, 2020

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

October 30, 2020

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

October 30, 2020

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

October 29, 2020

11:00 a.m. - Pelosi Weekly: House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) speaks with reporters about the upcoming election and need for comprehensive coronavirus response as the pandemic intensified again in parts of the country.

October 28, 2020

10:00 a.m. - Section 230 Content Liability: Senate Commerce Science and Transportation Committee

October 27, 2020

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

October 27, 2020

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

October 26, 2020

8:00 p.m. - Senate GOP on Barrett SCOTUS Confirmation: Senate Republicans mark confirmation of the Supreme Court nomination of Seventh Circuit Judge Amy Coney Barrett.

October 26, 2020

Continued - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate completes consideration of the nomination of Seventh Circuit Judge Amy Coney Barrett to the United States Supreme Court, voting on confirmation of the nomination.

October 25, 2020

12:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of the nomination of Seventh Circuit Judge Amy Coney Barrett to the United States Supreme Court, voting on the motion to invoke cloture on the nomination, when invoked, proceeding to up to 30 hours of debate, post-cloture.

October 24, 2020

12:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of the nomination of Seventh Circuit Judge Amy Coney Barrett to the United States Supreme Court.

October 23, 2020

12:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate begins consideration of the nomination of Seventh Circuit Judge Amy Coney Barrett to the United States Supreme Court, voting on the McConnell motion to proceed to legislative session; later meeting in closed session; thereafter voting on the McConnell motion to proceed to Executive Session; Schumer motion to indefinitely postpone the Barrett nomination; Schumer motion to table motion to recommit the Barrett nomination; and McConnell motion to recess.

October 23, 2020

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

October 22, 2020

12:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of the nomination of Michael Jay Newman, to be U.S. District Judge for the Southern District of Ohio, voting on the motion to invoke cloture on the nomination, when invoked, voting later on confirmation of the nomination.

October 22, 2020

Compilation - Barrett Nomination Hallway Interviews: Senate Judiciary Committee Republicans speak separately with reporters upon favorably reporting the Supreme Court nomination unilaterally of Seventh Circuit Judge Amy Coney Barrett about that process and an announcement the evening before by the Director of National Intelligence and FBI Director about voter intimidation through stolen email by Iran and Russia.

October 22, 2020

10:45 a.m. - Pelosi Weekly: House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) speaks with reporters about needs of the country and schools particularly amid the pandemic, the Supreme Court nomination of Seventh Circuit Judge Amy Coney Barrett set to advance, and alleged voter intimidation by Iran and Russia.

October 22, 2020

10:15 a.m. - Senate Democrats After Barrett Favorably Reported: Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer (D-NY), Senate Judiciary Committee Democrats discuss boycotting a unanimous Senate Judiciary Committee vote to favorably report the nomination of Seventh Circuit Judge Amy Coney Barrett to the full Senate for confirmation.

October 22, 2020

9:00 a.m. - Reporting Barrett Nomination: Senate Judiciary Committee

October 21, 2020

Compilation - Judge Barrett Meets with Senate GOP: Seventh Circuit Judge Amy Coney Barrett meets with Senate Republicans days before Senate floor action was to begin on confirming her to the Supreme Court.

October 21, 2020

2:15 p.m. - Senate GOP on SCOTUS Packing Threat: Senator Marco Rubio (R-FL) is joined by Senate Republicans to discuss confirming Seventh Circuit Judge Amy Coney Barrett to the Supreme Court, threatened political consequences, and a proposed constitutional amendment to set the number of Justices at nine.

October 21, 2020

2:00 p.m. - Johnson on Crossfire Hurricane Probe: Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee Chariman Ron Johnson (R-WI) speaks with reporters about his dissatisfaction with the FBI and other investigative agencies throughout Committee inquiry of the Biden-Burisma matter.

October 21, 2020

12:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of the nomination of Michael Jay Newman, to be U.S. District Judge for the Southern District of Ohio, proceeding to a vote on a motion to invoke cloture on McConnell second degree amendment to S.178 (PPP vehicle).

October 21, 2020

9:30 a.m. - VA MISSION Act Oversight: Senate Veterans Affairs Committee

October 20, 2020

2:45 p.m. - Senate Democrats Weekly: Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer (D-NY) and party leaders speak with reporters about forthcoming coronavirus economic relief legislation.

October 20, 2020

2:15 p.m. - Senate GOP Weekly: Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) and party leaders speak with reporters about timing for a vote on confirming Seventh Circuit Judge Amy Coney Barrett to the Supreme Court and features of further coronavirus economic relief legislation set for procedural votes.

October 20, 2020

Compilation - Senate Hallway Interviews: Senate Republicans speak separately with reporters about forthcoming votes on legislation to replenish the Paycheck Protection Program and further coronavirus economic relief, and a planned hearing with social media executives.

October 20, 2020

12:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of the nomination of Michael Jay Newman, to be U.S. District Judge for the Southern District of Ohio, recessing until 2:15 p.m. for weekly caucus meetings, later voting on the motion to table McConnell second degree amendment to S.178 (PPP vehicle); Schumer motion to table motion to proceed to S.4675 - Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act; motion to proceed to Executive Session; and a motion to table appeal of chair's ruling on the Schumer motion to adjourn.

October 20, 2020

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

October 19, 2020

4:30 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of the nomination of Michael Jay Newman, to be U.S. District Judge for the Southern District of Ohio, thereafter voting on the motion to proceed to 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" and a motion to adjourn.

October 16, 2020

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

October 16, 2020

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

October 15, 2020

11:00 a.m. - Senate GOP on Subpoenaing Social Media Execs: Senate Judiciary Committee Chairman Lindsey Graham is joined by Senators Ted Cruz to announce Committee action against Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey and Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg after New York Post reports about Hunter Biden and their suppression online.

October 15, 2020

11:30 a.m. - McCarthy Weekly: House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-CA) speaks with reporters about Section 230 'safe harbor' for social media companies, Democrats' management of the House and the status of further coronavirus relief talks.

October 15, 2020

9:00 a.m. - Barrett Confirmation, Day Four: Senate Judiciary Committee

October 14, 2020

Compilation - Barrett Nomination Hallway Interviews: Members of the Senate Judiciary Committee speak separately with reporters outside hearing with Seventh Circuit Judge Amy Coney Barrett on her nomination to the Supreme Court.

October 14, 2020

9:00 a.m. - Barrett Confirmation, Day Three: Senate Judiciary Committee

October 13, 2020

Compilation - Barrett Nomination Hallway Interviews: Members of the Senate Judiciary Committee speak separately with reporters outside hearing with Seventh Circuit Judge Amy Coney Barrett on her nomination to the Supreme Court.

October 13, 2020

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

October 13, 2020

9:00 a.m. - Barrett Confirmation, Day Two: Senate Judiciary Committee

October 13, 2020

8:45 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate meets in a pro forma session.

October 12, 2020

Compilation - Barrett Nomination Hallway Interviews: Members of the Senate Judiciary Committee speak separately with reporters outside hearing with Seventh Circuit Judge Amy Coney Barrett on her nomination to the Supreme Court.

October 12, 2020

9:00 a.m. - Barrett Confirmation, Day One: Senate Judiciary Committee

October 9, 2020

10:15 a.m. - House Democrats on 25th Amendment: House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) is joined by Rep. Raskin (D-MD) to introduce the Commission on Presidential Capacity to Discharge the Powers and Duties of Office Act, under a provision of the 25th Amendment to the Constitution regarding a president's ability to carry out the office and succession procedure in concert with a vice president.

October 9, 2020

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

October 9, 2020

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

October 8, 2020

10:45 a.m. - Pelosi Weekly: House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) is joined by House Energy & Commerce Committee Chairman Frank Pallone (D-NJ) to speak with reporters about coronavirus relief negotiations with the White House, litigation challenging constitutionality of the Affordable Care Act soon before the Supreme Court, and President Trump's contracting coronavirus.

October 6, 2020

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

October 6, 2020

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

October 5, 2020

4:30 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate recesses after three Members tested positive for COVID-19.

October 2, 2020

Compilation - House Members on Coronavirus Testing: House Coronavirus Select Subcommittee Chairman Jim Clyburn (R-SC) and members of the House Intelligence Committee speak separately with reporters after President Trump tests positive for COVID-19.

October 2, 2020

9:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets for legislative business. One Minutes // Complete Consideration of H.Res. 1153 - Condemning unwanted, unnecessary medical procedures on individuals without their full, informed consent (Closed Rule, One Hour of Debate) (Rep. Jayapal / Judiciary) // Complete Consideration of H.Res. 1154 - Condemning QAnon and rejecting the conspiracy theories it promotes (Closed Rule, One Hour of Debate) (Rep. Malinowski / Judiciary) // Special Orders

October 1, 2020

2:00 p.m. - Schumer on SCOTUS, Health Care: Senator Charles Schumer (D-NY) speaks with reporters about the nomination of Amy Coney Barrett to the Supreme Court and pending litigation on the Court docket challenging the constitutionality of the Affordable Care Act.

October 1, 2020

1:00 p.m. - McCarthy Weekly: House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-CA) speaks with reporters about violence against law enforcement, the status of coronavirus relief negotiations between House Democrats and the White House, Democrats' stance towards China and the presidential campaign.

October 1, 2020

12:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate proceeds to Executive Session to consider the nomination of Michael Jay Newman, to be U.S. District Judge for the Southern District of Ohio, then resuming consideration of S. 4653, to protect the healthcare of hundreds of millions of people of the United States and prevent efforts of the Department of Justice to advocate courts to strike down the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act, voting on the motion to invoke cloture on the bill.

October 1, 2020

10:45 a.m. - Pelosi Weekly: House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) speaks with reporters about negotiations on a long-stalled coronavirus economic relief package and election integrity.

October 1, 2020

10:00 a.m. - Pharmaceutical Executives on Drug Prices: House Oversight and Reform Committee

October 1, 2020

9:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE:

The House meets at 9:00 a.m. for morning hour debate and 11:00 a.m. for legislative business. One Minutes // Suspensions (15): H.R. 8124 - Criminal Judicial Administration Act of 2020, as amended (Rep. Jeffries / Judiciary) // H.R. 7718 - Pregnant Women in Custody Act, as amended (Rep. Bass / Judiciary) // H.R. 8225 - Fight Notario Fraud Act of 2020, as amended (Rep. Mucarsel-Powell / Judiciary) // S. 2330 - Empowering Olympic, Paralympic, and Amateur Athletes Act of 2020 (Sen. Moran / Judiciary) // H.R. 6813 - Promoting Alzheimer’s Awareness to Prevent Elder Abuse Act (Rep. Deutch / Judiciary) // S. 3051 - America's Conservation Enhancement Act (Sen. Barrasso / Natural Resources) // H.R. 5126 - DESCEND Act of 2020, as amended (Rep. Graves (LA) / Natural Resources) // H.R. 5068 - Women Who Worked on the Home Front World War II Memorial Act (Del. Norton / Natural Resources) // S. 3758 - A bill to amend the Klamath Basin Water Supply Enhancement Act of 2000 to make certain technical corrections (Sen. Merkley / Natural Resources) // H.R. 5139 - Stop Sexual Assault and Harassment in Transportation Act, as amended (Rep. DeFazio / Transportation and Infrastructure) // S. 2638 - Friendly Airports for Mothers Improvement Act (Sen. Duckworth / Transportation and Infrastructure) // S. 4075 - RLF Act (Sen. Capito / Transportation and Infrastructure) // H.R. 5912 - Expedited Delivery of Airport Infrastructure Act of 2020, as amended (Rep. Graves (MO) / Transportation and Infrastructure) // H.R. 4470 - To rename the Saint Lawrence Seaway Development Corporation the Great Lakes St. Lawrence Seaway Development Corporation, as amended (Rep. Kaptur / Transportation and Infrastructure) // S. 1982 - Save Our Seas 2.0 Act, as amended (Sen. Sullivan / Transportation and Infrastructure) // House Amendment to the Senate Amendments to H.R. 925 - Updated Heroes Act (Two Hours of General Debate) (Rep. Lowey / Appropriations) // Postponed Suspension Vote: H.R. 5572 - Family Support Services for Addiction Act of 2020 (Rep. Trone / Energy and Commerce) // Special Orders

September 30, 2020

2:45 p.m. - Senate Democrats Weekly: Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer (D-NY) and party leaders speak with reporters about the first televised presidential debate the night before, the nomination of Seventh Circuit Judge Amy Coney Barrett to the Supreme Court, the Affordable Care Act and possible further coronavirus relief.

September 30, 2020

2:15 p.m. - Senate GOP Weekly: Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) and party leaders speak with reporters about handling the Supreme Court nomination of Seventh Circuit Judge Amy Coney Barrett, prospects for further coronavirus relief amid renewed talks between the White House and House Democrat leadership, the first televised presidential debate the night before.

September 30, 2020

12:15 p.m. - Senate GOP Women on Barrett Nomination: Senators Marsha Blackburn (R-TN) is joined by Senators Deb Fischer (R-NE), Shelley Moore Capito (R-WV), Joni Ernst (R-IA), Cindy Hyde-Smith (R-MS), Martha McSally (R-AZ) and Kelly Loeffler (R-GA) discuss the nomination of Seventh Circuit Judge Amy Coney Barrett to the Supreme Court as a role model to women and mothers.

September 30, 2020

12:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate convenes and proceeds to consideration H.R. 8337 - Continuing Appropriations Act, 2021 and Other Extensions Act, post-cloture, recessing for weekly caucus meetings.

September 30, 2020

10:30 a.m. - House Democrats Weekly: House Democrat Caucus Chairman Hakeem Jeffries (D-NY) and Vice Chair Katherine Clark (D-MA) speak with reporters about forthcoming consideration of a further coronavirus relief bill, filling the vacancy left by late Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, and the first televised presidential debate the night before.

September 30, 2020

10:00 a.m. - House GOP Release China Task Force Report: House Republican Conference Chair Liz Cheney (R-WY), Minority Whip Steve Scalise (R-LA), Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-CA) and others speak with reporters about findings of a task force founded to review U.S.-China relations, its intellectual property theft, and origins of the global coronavirus pandemic there.

September 30, 2020

10:00 a.m. - Pharmaceutical Executives on Drug Prices: House Oversight and Reform Committee

September 30, 2020

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

September 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 // Complete Consideration of H.R. 6270 - Uyghur Forced Labor Disclosure Act of 2020 (Rep. Wexton / Financial Services) // The Rule provides for one hour of debate equally divided and controlled by the Chair and Ranking Member of the Committee on Financial Services. // House Amendment to the Senate Amendments to H.R. 925 - Updated Heroes Act (Rep. Lowey / Appropriations) (Subject to a Rule) // Suspensions (9): H.R. 5901 - Technology Modernization Centers of Excellence Program Act, as amended (Rep. Khanna / Oversight and Reform) // H.R. 7340 - Chai Suthammanont Remembrance Act of 2020, as amended (Rep. Connolly / Oversight and Reform) // H.R. 7496 - COVID PREPARE Act of 2020, as amended (Rep. Schneider / Oversight and Reform) // H.R. 5736 - Transnational White Supremacist Extremism Review Act, as amended (Rep. Rose (NY) / Homeland Security) // H.R. 5780 - Safe Communities Act of 2020, as amended (Rep. Underwood / Homeland Security) // H.R. 5823 - State and Local Cybersecurity Improvement Act, as amended (Rep. Richmond / Homeland Security) // H.R. 5822 - Homeland Security Acquisition Professional Career Program Act, as amended (Rep. Titus / Homeland Security) // H.R. 5811 - TSA Personnel Workplace Improvement Act of 2020, as amended (Rep. Katko / Homeland Security) // H.R. 5804 - DHS Blue Campaign Enhancement Act, as amended (Rep. Crenshaw / Homeland Security) // Postponed Suspension Votes (2): H.R. 4764 - TRANSPLANT Act of 2020, as amended (Rep. Matsui / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 5572 - Family Support Services for Addiction Act of 2020 (Rep. Trone / Energy and Commerce) // Special Orders

September 29, 2020

Compilation - Senate Subway Interviews: Senators speak separately with reporters about meeting with Seventh Circuit Judge Amy Coney Barrett on her nomination to the Supreme Court and President Trump's tax returns after a New York Times report.

September 29, 2020

3:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate convenes and proceeds to consideration H.R. 8337 - Continuing Appropriations Act, 2021 and Other Extensions Act, voting on the motion to invoke cloture on the bill.

September 29, 2020

12:00 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at noon for legislative business, with votes postponed until 6:30 p.m. One Minutes // Suspensions (27): H.R. 360 - Cyber Sense Act of 2020, as amended (Rep. Latta / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 359 - Enhancing Grid Security through Public-Private Partnerships Act, as amended (Rep. McNerney / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 362 - Energy Emergency Leadership Act, as amended (Rep. Rush / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 1603 - Alain Reinstein Ban Asbestos Now Act of 2020, as amended (Rep. Bonamici / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 1754 - Horseracing Integrity and Safety Act of 2020 (Rep. Tonko / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 1289 - PHONE Act of 2020 (Rep. Thompson (CA) / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 8134 - Consumer Product Safety Inspection Enhancement Act, as amended (Rep. Schakowsky / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 8128 - Consumer Safety Technology Act (Rep. McNerney / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 8132 - American COMPETE Act (Rep. McMorris Rodgers / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 4764 - TRANSPLANT Act of 2019 (Rep. Matsui / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 5373 - United States Anti-Doping Agency Reauthorization Act of 2020 (Rep. Thompson (CA) / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 4439 - Creating Hope Reauthorization Act (Rep. Butterfield / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 4078 - EARLY Act Reauthorization of 2019 (Rep. Wasserman Schultz / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 4996 - Helping MOMS Act of 2020, as amended (Rep. Kelly / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 2468 - School-Based Allergies and Asthma Management Program Act (Rep. Hoyer / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 3131 - South Asian Heart Health Awareness and Research Act of 2020 (Rep. Jayapal / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 5572 - Family Support Services for Addiction Act of 2020 (Rep. Trone / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 2075 - School-Based Health Centers Reauthorization Act of 2019 (Rep. Sarbanes / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 7948 - Tribal Health Data Improvement Act of 2020 (Rep. Gianforte / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 5469 - Pursuing Equity in Mental Health Act (Rep. Coleman / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 1109 - Mental Health Services for Students Act of 2020 (Rep. Napolitano / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 2519 - Improving Mental Health Access from the Emergency Department Act of 2020 (Rep. Ruiz / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 4861 - Effective Suicide Screening and Assessment in the Emergency Department Act of 2019 (Rep. Bilirakis / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 7293 - STANDUP Act of 2020 (Rep. Peters / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 3539 - Behavioral Intervention Guidelines Act of 2020 (Rep. Ferguson / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 5760 - Grid Security Research and Development Act (Rep. Bera / Science, Space, and Technology) // H.Res. 1155 - Reaffirming the House of Representative’s commitment to the orderly and peaceful transfer of power called for in the Constitution of the United States, and for other purposes (Rep. Swalwell / Judiciary) // Special Orders

September 29, 2020

Compilation - Judge Barrett Meets with Senate GOP: Seventh Circuit Judge Amy Coney Barrett meets with Senate Republicans, first accompanied by Vice President Mike Pence and others, days after her nomination to the Supreme Court.

September 28, 2020

2:45 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate convenes in a pro forma session.

September 25, 2020

10:00 a.m. - Justice Ginsburg Lies in State: Arrival ceremony at the U.S. Capitol East Front Plaza followed by a ceremony in National Statuary Hall where House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) speaks to invited members of Congress before late Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg lies in state on the Lincoln catafalque, the first woman ever so honored.

September 25, 2020

9:30 a.m. - Emergency Business Lending: House Small Business and Entrepreneurship Committee, Economic Growth Tax and Capital Access Subcommittee

September 25, 2020

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

September 24, 2020

1:00 p.m. - Wildfire Season Update: House Agriculture Committee, Conservation and Forestry Subcommittee

September 24, 2020

Compilation - Senate Hallway Interviews: Senators speak separately with reporters about peaceful transition of presidential power after remarks by President Trump, filling the vacancy left by late Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, and coronavirus relief talks.

September 24, 2020

11:30 a.m. - McCarthy Weekly: House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-CA) speaks with reporters about violence against law enforcement, forthcoming recommendations by a China Task Force with lessons from coronavirus and economic ties, and divisions in the Democrat Party ahead of the election.

September 24, 2020

10:45 a.m. - Pelosi Weekly: House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) speaks with reporters about the legacy and vacancy left by late Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, election security and relations with President Trump.

September 24, 2020

10:00 a.m. - Coronavirus Economic Recovery: Senate Banking Housing and Urban Affairs Committee

September 24, 2020

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of the nomination of Roderick C. Young, to be U.S. District Judge for the Eastern District of Virginia, voting on confirmation of the Young nomination; later voting on the motion to invoke cloture, and, when invoked, on confirmation of the nomination of Jocelyn Samuels, to be a Member of the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission.

September 24, 2020

9:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at 9:00 a.m. for morning hour and 11:00 a.m. for legislative business. One Minutes // Complete Consideration of H.R. 4447 - Clean Economy Jobs and Innovation Act (Rep. Pallone / Energy and Commerce) // The Rule provides for no further general debate, makes in order the following amendments, and allows for amendments to be offered en bloc:A full list of the 98 amendments made in order can be found here. // Special Orders

September 23, 2020

2:30 p.m. - CBO Budget Outlook: Senate Budget Committee

September 23, 2020

Compilation - Senate Hallway Interviews: Senators speak separately with reporters about filling the vacancy left by late Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg prior to the election and getting briefed by intelligence officials about election security.

September 23, 2020

11:30 a.m. - CBC Introduces Jobs and Justice Act: Congressional Black Caucus Chair Karen Bass (D-CA) is joined by House Education & Labor Committee Chairman Bobby Scott (D-VA), Reps. Barbara Lee (D-CA), Sheila Jackson Lee (D-TX) and Dwight Evans (D-PA) to discuss a comprehensive economic and heath relief package specific to minority communities.

September 23, 2020

10:40 a.m. - House GOP Weekly: House Republican Conference Chair Liz Cheney (R-WY), House Small Business Committee Ranking Member Steve Chabot (R-OH), Deputy Whip Drew Ferguson (R-GA), and Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-CA) speak with reporters about the vacancy left by late Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, a discharge petition to legislate small business relief, coronavirus response including economic and for airlines, and institutional management of the majority party.

September 23, 2020

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

September 23, 2020

10:00 a.m. - Wolf Nomination to DHS: Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee

September 23, 2020

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of the nomination John Charles Hinderaker, to be a U.S. District Judge for the District of Arizona, voting on the motion to invoke cloture on the Hinderaker nomination, later on on confirmation of the Hinderaker nomination; on the motion to invoke cloture on the nomination of Roderick C. Young, to be U.S. District Judge for the Eastern District of Virginia; and on confirmation of the nomination of Jocelyn Samuels, to be a Member of the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission.

September 23, 2020

9:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at 9:00 a.m. for morning hour and 11:00 a.m. for legislative business. One Minutes // Suspensions (5): S. 785 - Commander John Scott Hannon Veterans Mental Health Care Improvement Act of 2019 (Sen. Tester / Veterans' Affairs) // H.R. 5245 - SHIELD for Veterans Act, as amended (Rep. Pappas / Veterans' Affairs) // H.R. 7105 - DELIVER Act, as amended (Rep. Levin (CA) / Veterans' Affairs) // H.R. 8247 - Veterans Comprehensive Prevention, Access to Care, and Treatment Act of 2020 (Rep. Takano / Veterans' Affairs) // H.R. 3798 - Equal Access to Contraception for Veterans Act (Rep. Brownley / Veterans' Affairs) // Postponed Suspension Vote: H.R. 451 - Don't Break Up the T-Band Act of 2020, as amended (Rep. Engel / Energy and Commerce) // Begin Consideration of H.R. 4447 - Clean Economy Jobs and Innovation Act (Rep. Pallone / Energy and Commerce) // The Rule provides for ninety minutes of general debate, makes in order the following amendments, and allows for amendments to be offered en bloc: A full list of the 98 amendments can be found here. // Special Orders

September 23, 2020

9:00 a.m. - House Democrats on Constraining Executive Branch: House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) is joined by House committees chairs to announce a package of accountability measures in the Protecting Our Democracy Act.

September 22, 2020

2:45 p.m. - Senate Democrats Weekly: Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer (D-NY) and party leaders speak to reporters about filling the vacancy left by the death of late Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, a health care case advancing in the courts and whether Democrats would eliminate the legislative filibuster if in the majority.

September 22, 2020

2:15 p.m. - Senate GOP Weekly: Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) and party leaders speak to reporters about filling the vacancy left by the death of late Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, and temporary funding extension for the Commodity Credit Corporation as part of a continuing resolution.

September 22, 2020

11:30 a.m. - House Democrats Weekly: House Democrat Caucus Chairman Hakeem Jeffries (D-NY) and Vice Chair Katherine Clark (D-MA) speak with reporters about the death of Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, legislating coronavirus relief and testing in Congress, accountability for the Trump administration and a continued funding resolution soon before the House.

September 22, 2020

11:00 a.m. - Afghanistan Review: House Oversight and Reform Committee, National Security Subcommittee

September 22, 2020

Compilation - Senators on Justice Ginsburg Vacancy: Senators Mitt Romney (R-UT), Joe Manchin (D-WV) and Lisa Murkowski (R-AK) speak separately with reporters about handling the confirmation process for unnamed nominee to replace late Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg.

September 22, 2020

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of the nomination of Edward Hulvey Meyers, to be a Judge of the U.S. Court of Federal Claims for a term of fifteen years, post-cloture, voting on confirmation of the Meyers nomination, then recessing until 2:15 p.m. for weekly caucus meetings, thereafter voting on the motion to invoke cloture on the nomination of Andrea R. Lucas, to be a Member of the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission.

September 22, 2020

9:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets at 9:00 a.m. for morning hour and 11:00 a.m. for legislative business. One Minutes // Suspensions (16): H.R. 991 - Extension of the Caribbean Basin Economic Recovery Act (Rep. Sewell / Ways and Means) // H.R. 2166 - Global Health Security Act of 2020, as amended (Rep. Connolly / Foreign Affairs) // H.R. 4864 - Global Child Thrive Act of 2020, as amended (Rep. Castro / Foreign Affairs) // H.R. 5664 - Leveraging Information on Foreign Traffickers Act, as amended (Rep. McCaul / Foreign Affairs) // S. 785 - Commander John Scott Hannon Veterans Mental Health Care Improvement Act of 2019 (Sen. Tester / Veterans' Affairs) // H.R. 4908 - Native American PACT Act, as amended (Rep. Gallego / Veterans' Affairs) // H.R. 3010 - Honoring All Veterans Act (Rep. Rice (NY) / Veterans' Affairs) // H.R. 5245 - SHIELD for Veterans Act, as amended (Rep. Pappas / Veterans' Affairs) // H.R. 6589 - Department of Veterans Affairs Chief Financial Officer Authority and Collaboration Act of 2020 (Rep. Lee (NV) / Veterans' Affairs) // H.R. 7105 - DELIVER Act, as amended (Rep. Levin (CA) / Veterans' Affairs) // H.R. 8247 - Veterans Comprehensive Prevention, Access to Care, and Treatment Act of 2020 (Rep. Takano / Veterans' Affairs) // H.R. 3798 - Equal Access to Contraception for Veterans Act (Rep. Brownley / Veterans' Affairs) // H.R. 3228 - VA Mission Telehealth Clarification Act (Rep. Carter (GA) / Veterans 'Affairs) // H.R. 6092 - Veteran's Prostate Cancer Treatment and Research Act (Rep. Dunn / Veterans' Affairs) // H.R. 7795 - Veterans Benefits Fairness and Transparency Act of 2020 (Rep. Andy Barr / Veterans' Affairs) // H.R. 8319 - Continuing Appropriations Act, 2021 (Rep. Visclosky / Appropriations) // Postponed Suspension Vote: H.R. 451 - Don't Break Up the T-Band Act of 2020, as amended (Rep. Engel / Energy and Commerce) // Special Orders

September 21, 2020

3:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate convenes and proceeds to Executive Session to consider the nomination of Edward Hulvey Meyers, to be a Judge of the U.S. Court of Federal Claims for a term of fifteen years, voting on the motion invoke cloture on the nomination.

September 21, 2020

12:00 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets for legislative business. One Minutes // Suspensions (42): S. 209 - PROGRESS for Indian Tribes Act (Sen. Hoeven / Natural Resources) // H.R. 3160 - Blackwater Trading Post Land Transfer (Rep. O'Halleran / Natural Resources) // H.R. 3349 - Republic of Texas Legation Memorial Act, as amended (Rep. Doggett / Natural Resources) // H.R. 3465 - Fallen Journalist Memorial Act, as amended (Rep. Napolitano / Natural Resources) // H.R. 4957 - Native Child Protection Action, as amended (Rep. Gallego / Natural Resources) // S. 294 - Native American Business Incubators Program Act (Sen. Udall / Natural Resources) // S. 832 - To nullify the Supplemental Treaty Between the United States of America and the Confederated Tribes and Bands of Indians of Middle Oregon, concluded on November 15, 1865 (Sen. Merkley / Natural Resources) // H.R. 139 - Springfield Race Riot Study Act, as amended (Rep. Rodney Davis (IL) / Natural Resources) // H.R. 895 - Tribal School Federal Insurance Parity Act (Rep. Johnson (SD) / Natural Resources) // H.R. 1702 - Free Veterans from Fees Act, as amended (Rep. Steube / Natural Resources) // S. 490 - B-47 Ridge Designation Act (Sen. Daines / Natural Resources) // H.R. 5053 - Justice for Juveniles Act (Rep. Scanlon / Judiciary) // H.R. 1418 - Competitive Health Insurance Reform Act (Rep. DeFazio / Judiciary) // H.R. 5546 - Effective Assistance in the Digital Era (Rep. Jeffries / Judiciary) // S. 227 - Savanna's Act (Sen. Murkowski / Judiciary) // S. 982 - Not Invisible Act of 2019 (Sen. Cortez Masto / Judiciary) // S. 1321 - Defending the Integrity of Voting Systems Act (Sen. Blumenthal / Judiciary) // S. 1380 - Due Process Protections Act (Sen. Sullivan / Judiciary) // H.R. 5602 - Domestic Terrorism Prevention Act of 2020, as amended (Rep. Schneider / Judiciary) // H.R. 6100 - STOP FGM Act of 2020 (Rep. Jackson Lee / Judiciary) // H.R. 5309 - CROWN Act of 2020, as amended (Rep. Richmond / Judiciary) // H.R. 5322 - Diversity in Community Banking Act, as amended (Rep. Meeks / Financial Services) // H.R. 6934 - To amend the CARES Act to require the uniform treatment of nationally recognized statistical rating organizations under certain programs carried out in response to the COVID–19 emergency, and for other purposes (Rep Madeleine Dean / Financial Services) // H.R. 7592 - STIFLE Act of 2020 (Rep. McAdams / Financial Services) // H.R. 6735 - COVID-19 Fraud Prevention Act, as amended (Rep. Axne / Financial Services) // H.R. 5698 - Promoting Secure 5G Act of 2020 (Rep. Timmons / Financial Services) // H.R. 6294 - Improving Emergency Disease Response via Housing Act of 2020, as amended (Rep. Tipton / Financial Services) // S. 2661 - National Suicide Hotline Designation Act of 2020 (Sen. Gardner / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 5918 - To direct the Federal Communications Commission to issue reports after activation of the Disaster Information Reporting System and to make improvements to network outage reporting (Rep. Matsui / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 5567 - MEDIA Diversity Act of 2020 (Rep. Long / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 451 - Don't Break Up the T-Band Act of 2020 (Rep. Eliot Engel / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 4866 - National Centers of Excellence in Continuous Pharmaceutical Manufacturing Act of 2020 (Rep. Pallone / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 7574 - Strengthening America’s Strategic National Stockpile Act of 2020, as amended (Rep. Slotkin / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 2271 - Scarlett’s Sunshine on Sudden Unexpected Death Act (Rep. Moore / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 4995 - Maternal Health Quality Improvement Act of 2020, as amended (Rep. Engel / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 3935 - Protecting Patients Transportation to Care Act (Rep. Carter (GA) / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 1646 - HERO Act (Rep. Bera / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 4564 - Suicide Prevention Lifeline Improvement Act of 2020, as amended (Rep. Katko / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 4585 - Campaign to Prevent Suicide Act, as amended (Rep. Beyer / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 5619 - Suicide Prevention Act (Rep. Stewart / Energy and Commerce) // H.R. 5663 - Safeguarding Therapeutics Act (Rep. Guthrie / Energy and Commerce) // Special Orders

September 18, 2020

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

September 18, 2020

11:00 a.m. - Pelosi Weekly: House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) speaks with reporters about wildfire in the West, plans for "crushing the virus," election security and vote-by-mail, human rights violations against Uyghur population in China, and the Trump administration's handling of coronavirus.

September 17, 2020

11:45 a.m. - McCarthy Weekly: House Minority Leader Kevin McCrathy (R-CA) speaks with reporters about Speaker Pelosi's leadership, coronavirus economic relief for small business, vaccine development, violence against law enforcement, election security and the efficacy of pandemic lockdown orders.

September 17, 2020

10:45 a.m. - Democrats on Coronavirus Testing: House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) is joined by House Minority Whip Jim Clyburn (D-SC), House Energy & Commerce Committee Chairman Frank Pallone (D-NJ), Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) and others to discuss the need to fund COVID-19 testing.

September 17, 2020

10:00 a.m. - FAFSA Student Loan Reform: Senate Health Education Labor and Pensions Committee

September 17, 2020

9:45 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of the nomination of Franklin Ulyses Valderrama, to be U.S. District Judge for the Northern District of Illinois, voting on the motion to invoke cloture on the nomination, later on confirmation of the nomination; and confirmation of the nomination of Iain D. Johnston, to be U.S. District Judge for the Northern District of Illinois.

September 17, 2020

9:00 p.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets for legislative business. One Minutes // H.Res. 908 - Condemning all forms of anti-Asian sentiment as related to COVID-19 (Closed Rule, One Hour of Debate) (Rep. Meng / Judiciary) // H.R. 2694 - Pregnant Workers Fairness Act (Closed Rule, One Hour of Debate) (Rep. Nadler / Education and Labor) // Special Orders

September 17, 2020

9:00 a.m. - Worldwide Threat Review: House Homeland Security Committee

September 16, 2020

2:30 p.m. - Forestry Legislation: Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee, Public Lands Forests and Mining Subcommittee

September 16, 2020

1:00 p.m. - Texas GOP on Trevor Reed: Reps. Michael McCaul (R-TX) and Kevin Conaway (R-TX) are joined by his mother to call on the Russian government to release former Marine Trevor Reed, recently sentenced to nine years imprisonment on charges of assaulting a police officer in Moscow.

September 16, 2020

12:00 p.m. - Military Assault Legislation: Reps. Jackie Speier (D-CA), Markwayne Mullin (R-AR), and colleagues are joined by her family and others to introduce "I Am Vanessa Guillen" legislation to address the U.S. military’s response to sexual violence and missing servicemembers with process and reporting reforms after 30 died at Fort Hood, nine by foul play.

September 16, 2020

10:15 a.m. - Crossfire Hurricane Subpoenas: Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee

September 16, 2020

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of the nomination of Todd Wallace Robinson, to be U.S. District Judge for the Southern District of California, post-cloture, voting on confirmation of the Robinson nomination; on the motion to invoke cloture on the nomination of David W. Dugan, to be U.S. District Judge for the Southern District of Illinois; on the motion to invoke cloture on the nomination of Stephen P. McGlynn, to be U.S. District Judge for the Southern District of Illinois; and later on confirmation of the Dugan nomination; confirmation of the McGlynn nomination; and on the motion to invoke cloture on the nomination of Iain D. Johnston, to be U.S. District Judge for the Northern District of Illinois.

September 16, 2020

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.R. 2574 - Equity and Inclusion Enforcement Act of 2019 (Closed Rule, One Hour of Debate) (Rep. Scott (VA) / Education and Labor) // Suspensions (7): H.R. 7909 - Ensuring Children and Child Care Workers Are Safe Act of 2020, as amended (Rep. Finkenauer / Education and Labor) // S. 2683 - Child Care Protection Improvement Act of 2020, as amended (Sen. Burr / Education and Labor) // H.R. 3659 - Danny’s Law, as amended (Rep. Rose (NY) / Education and Labor) // H.R. 8162 - 21st Century Community Learning Centers Coronavirus Relief Act of 2020, as amended (Rep. Wild / Education and Labor) // S. 881 - PROSWIFT Act (Sen. Peters / Science, Space, and Technology) // H.R. 4979 - Rural STEM Education Act, as amended (Rep. Lucas / Science, Space, and Technology) // H.R. 4990 - Election Technology Research Act of 2020, as amended (Rep. Sherrill / Science, Space, and Technology) // Special Orders

September 15, 2020

2:45 p.m. - Senate Democrats Weekly: Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer (D-NY) and party leaders speak to reporters about climate change and wildfires in the West, the election process, a whistleblower complaint against the Department of Homeland Security, threatening the legislative filibuster if in the majority, the Abraham Accords just signed between the United States, Israel and Bahrain at the White House, the science and politics of coronavirus vaccine development and further relief legislation.

September 15, 2020

2:30 p.m. - Online Advertising: Senate Judiciary Committee, Antitrust Competition Policy and Consumer Rights Subcommittee

September 15, 2020

2:15 p.m. - Senate GOP Weekly: Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) and party leaders speak to reporters about Democrats' threatening the legislative filibuster to enact an agenda if in the majority, coronavirus relief and climate change impacts on storms and wildfires in the West.

September 15, 2020

10:30 a.m. - House Democrats Weekly: House Democrat Caucus Chairman Hakeem Jeffries (D-NY) and Vice Chair Katherine Clark (D-MA) speak with reporters about formulating comprehensive coronavirus relief legislation months after House passage of the Heroes Act, a week after the Senate rejected a competing GOP proposal, funding government into fiscal 2021, climate change and wildfires in the West.

September 15, 2020

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of the nomination of Mark C. Scarsi, to be U.S. District Judge for the Central District of California, post-cloture, voting on confirmation of the nomination; and the motion to invoke cloture on the nomination of Stanley Blumenfeld, to be U.S.District Judge for the Central District of California, thereafter recessing until 2:15 p.m. for weekly caucus meetings, then voting on confirmation of the Blumenfeld nomination; on the motion to invoke cloture on the nomination of John W. Holcomb, to be U.S.District Judge for the Central District of California; the motion to invoke cloture on the nomination of Todd Wallace Robinson, to be U.S. District Judge for the Southern District of California; and later on confirmation of the Holcomb nomination

September 15, 2020

9:30 a.m. - House GOP Introduce ‘Commitment to America’ Agenda: House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-CA) is joined by Minority Whip Steve Scalise (R-LA) and others to  contrast competing political philosophies, unveiling a legislative program if Republicans regain the House majority.

September 15, 2020

9:15 a.m. - Democrats, et al on Burn Pit Exposure: Senator Kirsten Gillibrand (D-NY) and Rep. Ruiz (D-CA) are joined by former Veterans Affairs Secretary David Shulkin, advocates Jon Stewart and John Feal to urge passage of the Presumptive Benefits for War Fighters Exposed to Burn Pits and Other Toxins Act of 2020, at the House Triangle press location.

September 15, 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 // H.R. 2639 - Strength in Diversity Act of 2020 (Structured Rule) (Rep. Fudge / Education and Labor) // The Rule provides for one hour of general debate, makes in order the following amendments, and allows for amendments to be offered en bloc: Torres / Moulton Amendment; Allen Amendment; Brown Amendment #1; Brown Amendment #2; Cooper / Lee (CA) Amendment; Dean Amendment; Escobar Amendment; Al Green Amendment; Moulton Amendment #1;  Moulton Amendment #2; Mucarsel-Powell Amendment; Tlaib Amendment // Special Orders

September 14, 2020

3:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of the nomination of Mark C. Scarsi, to be U.S. District Judge for the Central District of California, voting on the motion to invoke cloture on the nomination.

September 14, 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 (24): H.R. 6133 - STEP Improvement Act of 2020 (Rep. Finkenauer / Small Business) // H.R. 6079 - Microloan Improvement Act of 2020 (Rep. Kim / Small Business) // H.R. 6021 - Northern Marianas Islands Small Business Development Act (Rep. Sablan / Small Business) // H.R. 6078 - Microloan Transparency and Accountability Act of 2020, as amended (Rep. Burchett / Small Business) // H.R. 4894 - Congressional Budget Justification Transparency Act of 2020, as amended (Rep. Quigley / Oversight and Reform) // S. 2193 - CHARGE Act (Sen. Peters / Oversight and Reform) // H.R. 1688 - IoT Cybersecurity Improvement Act of 2020, as amended (Rep. Kelly (IL) / Oversight and Reform) // H.R. 2575 - AI in Government Act of 2020, as amended (Rep. McNerney / Oversight and Reform) // H.R. 5317 - To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 315 Addicks Howell Road in Houston, Texas, as the "Deputy Sandeep Singh Dhaliwal Post Office Building" (Rep. Fletcher / Oversight and Reform) // H.R. 4672 - To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 21701 Stevens Creek Boulevard in Cupertino, California, as the "Petty Officer 2nd Class (SEAL) Matthew G. Axelson Post Office Building" (Rep. Khanna / Oversight and Reform) // H.R. 5597 - To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 305 Northwest 5th Street in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, as the "Clara Luper Post Office Building" (Rep. Horn / Oversight and Reform) // H.R. 3847 - To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 117 West Poythress Street in Hopewell, Virginia, as the "Reverend Curtis West Harris Post Office Building" (Rep. McEachin / Oversight and Reform) // H.R. 3870 - To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 511 West 165th Street in New York, New York, as the "Normandia Maldonado Post Office Building" (Rep. Espaillat / Oversight and Reform) // H.R. 5062 - To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 9930 Conroy Windermere Road in Windermere, Florida, as the "Officer Robert German Post Office Building" (Rep. Demings / Oversight and Reform) // H.R. 4975 - To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 1201 Sycamore Square Drive in Midlothian, Virginia, as the "Dorothy Braden Bruce Post Office Building" (Rep. Spanberger / Oversight and Reform) // H.R. 2969 - To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 1401 1st Street North in Winter Haven, Florida, as the "Althea Margaret Daily Mills Post Office Building" (Rep. Soto / Oversight and Reform) // H.R. 4034 - To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 602 Pacific Avenue in Bremerton, Washington, as the "John Henry Turpin Post Office Building" (Rep. Kilmer / Oversight and Reform) // H.R. 2246 - To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 201 West Cherokee Street in Brookhaven, Mississippi, as the "Deputy Donald William Durr, Corporal Zach Moak, and Patrolman James White Memorial Post Office Building" (Rep. Guest / Oversight and Reform) // H.R. 4734 - To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 171 South Maple Street in Dana, Indiana, as the "Ernest 'Ernie' T. Pyle Post Office" (Rep. Bucshon / Oversight and Reform) // H.R. 3275 - To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 340 Wetmore Avenue in Grand River, Ohio, as the "Lance Corporal Andy 'Ace' Nowacki Post Office" (Rep. Joyce / Oversight and Reform) // H.R. 5384 - To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 100 Crosby Street in Mansfield, Louisiana, as the "Dr. C.O. Simpkins, Sr., Post Office" (Rep. Johnson (LA) / Oversight and Reform) // H.R. 4785 - To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 1305 U.S. Highway 90 West in Castroville, Texas, as the "Lance Corporal Rhonald Dain Rairdan Post Office" (Rep. Hurd / Oversight and Reform) // H.R. 4200 - To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 321 South 1st Street in Montrose, Colorado, as the "Sergeant David Kinterknecht Post Office" (Rep. Tipton / Oversight and Reform) // S. 3105 - A bill 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" (Sen. Braun / Oversight and Reform) // Special Orders

September 14, 2020

12:00 p.m. - Postal Service Review: House Oversight and Reform Committee, Government Operations Subcommittee

September 11, 2020

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

September 11, 2020

8:45 a.m. - 9/11 Remembrance Ceremony: Members of the House of Representatives led by Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) descend the East Front Steps of the Capitol Building for a moment of silence, a Marine leading Members in singing "God Bless America" as they had the evening of September 11, 2001.

September 10, 2020

12:00 p.m. - Democrats on Economic Recovery: Rep. Deb Haaland (D-NM) is joined by Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer (D-NY) and Senator Ed Markey (D-MA) to announce their "THRIVE" post-pandemic economic recovery legislative agenda.

September 10, 2020

10:45 a.m. - Pelosi Weekly: House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) speaks with reporters about the 19th anniversary of the 9/11 terrorist attack on America, coronavirus relief, wildfires in California, and Brexit's impact on the Good Friday Agreement.

September 10, 2020

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of the nominations of Hala Y. Jarbou, to be U.S. District Judge for the Western District of Michigan; Thomas T. Cullen, to be U.S. District Judge for the Western District of Virginia; and Diane Gujarati, to be U.S. District Judge for the Eastern District of New York, voting on confirmation of the nominations; and on the motion to invoke cloture on the motion to invoke cloture on the motion to concur in the House amendment to S. 178 with further McConnell amendment #2652 (Delivering Immediate Relief to America's Families, Schools and Small Businesses Act).

September 9, 2020

3:00 p.m. - Declassification Reform: Senate Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence

September 9, 2020

2:45 p.m. - Senate Democrats Weekly: Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer (D-NY) and party leaders speak to reporters about revelations in a book by journalist Bob Woodward about President Trump's attitude towards coronavirus, objections to a coronavirus relief bill scheduled for a vote, COVID-19 vaccine development, and prescription drug distribution.

September 9, 2020

2:15 p.m. - Senate GOP Weekly: Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) and party leaders speak to reporters about a coronavirus relief bill scheduled for a vote, vaccine development despite electoral politics, revelations in a book by journalist Bob Woodward about President Trump's attitude towards coronavirus, and prospects for legislation during the campaign season.

September 9, 2020

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

September 9, 2020

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of the nomination of Brett H. Ludwig, to be U.S. District Judge for the Eastern District of Wisconsin, post-cloture, voting on confirmation of the Ludwig nomination; and on motions to invoke cloture on the nominations of Christy Criswell Wiegand, to be U.S. District Judge for the Western District of Pennsylvania; and Hala Y. Jarbou, to be U.S. District Judge for the Western District of Michigan, then recessing until 2:15 p.m. for weekly caucus meetings, thereafter voting on confirmation of the Wiegand nominations; and on motions to invoke cloture on the nominations of Thomas T. Cullen, to be U.S. District Judge for the Western District of Virginia; and Diane Gujarati, to be U.S. District Judge for the Eastern District of New York.

September 8, 2020

3:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate convenes and proceeds to a period of morning business, thereafter resuming Executive Session to consider the nomination of Brett H. Ludwig, to be U.S. District Judge for the Eastern District of Wisconsin, voting on the motion to invoke cloture on the nomination.

September 8, 2020

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

September 4, 2020

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

September 4, 2020

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

September 1, 2020

1:00 p.m. - Coronavirus & Economic Relief: House Oversight and Reform Committee, Select Investigative Subcommittee on the Coronavirus Crisis

September 1, 2020

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

September 1, 2020

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

August 28, 2020

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

August 28, 2020

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

August 27, 2020

11:00 a.m. - Pelosi Weekly: House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) speaks with reporters about natural disasters of wildfire in California and the coronavirus pandemic, the Trump administration's handling of COVID-19 countermeasures, obtaining President Trump's tax returns, resuming negotiations on further coronavirus relief legislation, virtual versus in-person campaigning and presidential debates.

August 25, 2020

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

August 25, 2020

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

August 24, 2020

10:00 a.m. - Postal Service Oversight: House Oversight and Reform Committee

August 22, 2020

Compilation - House Members on Postal Service Operations: Members of the House of Representatives and White House Chief of Staff Mark Meadows speak separately with reporters at the Capitol about convening on a Saturday during the annual August recess to consider and pass H.R. 8015 - Delivering for America Act.

August 22, 2020

12:00 p.m. - Pelosi on Postal Service Funding: House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) speaks with reporters about funding and operations of the Postal Service during the pandemic ahead of the election, the Democratic National Convention just held, wildfires ravaging California, and Food and Drug Administration drug approvals.

August 22, 2020

10:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets for legislative business.  One Minutes // H.R. 8015 - Delivering for America Act (Closed Rule, Two Hours of Debate) (Rep. Carolyn Maloney / Oversight and Reform) // Special Orders

August 21, 2020

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

August 21, 2020

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

August 18, 2020

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

August 18, 2020

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

August 14, 2020

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

August 14, 2020

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

August 13, 2020

11:00 a.m. - Pelosi Weekly: House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) speaks with reporters about failed negotiations with the White House on further coronavirus economic relief, cuts to Postal Service despite vote by mail demand, and Senator Kamala Harris' (D-CA) selection as running mate with former Vice President Joe Biden.

August 13, 2020

11:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate convenes and proceeds to a period of morning business.

August 12, 2020

11:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate convenes and proceeds to a period of morning business.

August 11, 2020

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

August 11, 2020

11:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate convenes and proceeds to a period of morning business.

August 10, 2020

3:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate convenes and proceeds to a period of morning business.

August 7, 2020

3:15 p.m. - HEALS Act Negotiations: House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) and Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY), then Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin and White House Chief of Staff Mark Meadows speak separately with reporters and Trump administration officials may speak separately with reporters after continued talks on a second comprehensive coronavirus relief package.

August 7, 2020

12:00 p.m. - Democrats on HEALS Act Negotiations: House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) and Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) speak with reporters about highlights of the Heroes Act and demands in negotiations on the HEALS Act coronavirus relief package.

August 7, 2020

10:00 a.m. - Coronavirus Fiscal Review: Joint Congressional Oversight Commission

August 7, 2020

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

August 6, 2020

5:00 p.m. - HEALS Act Negotiations: House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) and Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer (D-NY), and Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin and White House Chief of Staff Mark Meadows speak separately with reporters after continued talks on a second comprehensive coronavirus relief package.

August 6, 2020

Compilation - Senate GOP Before/After Meeting: Senate Republicans are asked by reporters throughout a caucus meeting in the Hart Senate Office Building about the status of talks on the HEALS Act coronavirus relief package and lapsed unemployment benefits.

August 6, 2020

10:45 a.m. - Pelosi, Schumer on HEALS Act Negotiations: House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) and Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer (D-NY) speak with reporters about continued talks on a second comprehensive coronavirus relief package.

August 6, 2020

10:00 a.m. - DHS Protest Deployments: Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee

August 6, 2020

9:30 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of the nomination of John Peter Cronan, to be U.S. District Judge for the Southern District of New York, voting on the motion to invoke cloture on the nomination, when invoked, later on confirmation of the nomination.

August 6, 2020

9:00 a.m. - Civilian DOD Nominations: Senate Armed Services Committee

August 5, 2020

5:00 p.m. - HEALS Act Negotiations: House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) and Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer (D-NY) and White House Chief of Staff Mark Meadows speak separately with reporters after continued talks on a second comprehensive coronavirus relief package and the Postal Service during the election cycle after a discussion with the Postmaster General.

August 5, 2020

10:00 a.m. - FTC Oversight: Senate Commerce Science and Transportation Committee

August 5, 2020

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

August 5, 2020

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate convenes and proceeds to a period of morning business.

August 4, 2020

5:00 p.m. - HEALS Act Negotiations: House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) and Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer (D-NY) speak with reporters about the status of talks on the HEALS Act, a second comprehensive coronavirus relief package.

August 4, 2020

2:45 p.m. - Senate Democrats Weekly: Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer (D-NY) and party leaders speak to reporters about negotiations on the HEALS Act comprehensive coronavirus relief package, vote-by-mail, and lapsed unemployment benefits.

August 4, 2020

2:30 p.m. - Portland Protests: Senate Judiciary Committee, Constitution Subcommittee

August 4, 2020

2:15 p.m. - Senate GOP Weekly: Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) and party leaders speak to reporters about "a pattern" of negotiations on the HEALS Act comprehensive coronavirus relief package and features of the House-passed Heroes Act.

August 4, 2020

Compilation - Senate GOP Before/After Meeting: Senate Republicans are asked by reporters throughout a caucus meeting in the Hart Senate Office Building about the status of talks on the HEALS Act coronavirus relief package and election administration.

August 4, 2020

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

August 4, 2020

10:00 a.m. - Venezuela Situation: Senate Foreign Relations Committee

August 4, 2020

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of the nomination of Mark Wesley Menezes, to be Deputy Secretary of Energy, voting on confirmation of the nomination, then recessing until 2:15 p.m. for weekly caucus meetings.

August 3, 2020

3:00 p.m. - Pelosi, Schumer on HEALS Act: House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) and Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer (D-NY) with press about the status of talks on the HEALS Act, a second comprehensive coronavirus relief package.

August 3, 2020

3:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of the nomination of Mark Wesley Menezes, to be Deputy Secretary of Energy, voting on the motion to invoke cloture on the nomination.

August 3, 2020

2:00 p.m. - Federal IT Acquisition: House Oversight and Reform Committee, Government Operations Subcommittee

July 31, 2020

Compilation - Coronavirus Hearing Hallway Interviews: Members of the House and the Coronavirus Select Investigative Subcommittee speak seperately with a reporter about testing practices and COVID-19 infections among colleagues throughout a hearing with Coronavirus Task Force members.

July 31, 2020

10:45 a.m. - Pelosi Weekly: House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) speaks with reporters about talks and priorities for the HEALS Act comprehensive coronavirus relief package and 2020 election administration.

July 31, 2020

9:00 a.m. - Coronavirus Efforts: House Oversight and Government Reform Committee, Select Investigative Subcommittee on the Coronavirus Crisis

July 31, 2020

9:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets for legislative business. One Minutes // Complete Consideration of H.R. 7617 - Defense, Commerce, Justice, Science, Energy and Water Development, Financial Services and General Government, Homeland Security, Labor, Health and Human Services, Education, Transportation, Housing, and Urban Development Appropriations Act, 2021 (Subject to a Rule) (Rep. Lowey / Appropriations) // Special Orders

July 30, 2020

Compilation - Senate GOP Before/After Meeting: Senate Republicans are asked by reporters throughout a caucus meeting in the Hart Senate Office Building about the status of talks on the HEALS Act coronavirus relief package and election administration.

July 30, 2020

12:30 p.m. - Coronavirus & Consumer Protections: House Financial Services Committee

July 30, 2020

11:40 a.m. - McCarthy Weekly: House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-CA) speaks with reporters about handling coronavirus in Congress, holding China accountable for the pandemic spread, election administration, and ongoing negotiations over the HEALS Act comprehensive COVID-19 relief package.

July 30, 2020

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of the nomination of Derek Kan, to be Deputy Director of the Office of Management and Budget, post-cloture, voting on confirmation of the nomination, later voting on the motion to proceed to the House Message to Accompany S. 178 - Uyghur Human Rights Policy Act of 2019 (Coronavirus Unemployment Benefits Extension).

July 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. Begin Consideration of H.R. 7617 - Defense, Commerce, Justice, Science, Energy and Water Development, Financial Services and General Government, Homeland Security, Labor, Health and Human Services, Education, Transportation, Housing, and Urban Development Appropriations Act, 2021 (Rep. Lowey / Appropriations Committee) The Rule provides for ninety minutes of general debate and makes in order the following amendments: A full list of the 340 amendments made in order can be found here. // Special Orders

July 30, 2020

8:30 a.m. - State Dept Budget: Senate Foreign Relations Committee

July 29, 2020

Compilation - HEALS Act Negotiations: Members of Congress and the Trump administration speak separately with press about the status of talks on the HEALS Act, a second comprehensive coronavirus relief package, and public health practices in Congress after Rep. Louie Gohmert (R-TX) tested positive for COVID-19.

July 29, 2020

1:30 p.m. - House Democrats on Coronavirus & Child Care: House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) is joined by House Democrats to discuss passage of H.R. 7027 - Child Care Is Essential Act and H.R. 7327 - Child Care for Economic Recovery Act on the floor.

July 29, 2020

12:30 p.m. - Online Tech Market Dominance: House Judiciary Committee, Antitrust Commercial and Administrative Law Subcommittee

July 29, 2020

10:00 a.m. - House Democrats Weekly: House Democratic Caucus Chairman Hakeem Jeffries (D-NY) discusses a Senate Republican proposed second comprehensive legislation to address public health, reopening and economic aspects of pandemic.

July 29, 2020

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of the nomination of Derek Kan, to be Deputy Director of the Office of Management and Budget, voting on the motion to invoke cloture on the nomination; the motion to invoke cloture on the nomination of Marvin Kaplan, to be a Member of the National Labor Relations Board for the term of five years, later voting on confirmation of the Kaplan nomination; the motion to invoke cloture on the nomination of Lauren McGarity McFerran, to be a Member of the National Labor Relations Board for the term of five years; later on confirmation of the McFerran nomination.

July 29, 2020

9:45 a.m. - Census Integrity Review: House Oversight and Government Reform Committee

July 29, 2020

9:30 a.m. - Immigration Policy Oversight: House Judiciary Committee, Immigration and Citizenship Subcommittee

July 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. One Minutes // H.R. 7027 - Child Care Is Essential Act (Closed Rule, One Hour of Debate) (Rep. DeLauro / Appropriations / Education and Labor) // H.R. 7327 - Child Care for Economic Recovery Act (Closed Rule, One Hour of Debate) (Rep. Lowey / Appropriations Committee / Ways and Means) // Suspensions (2): H.R. 4686 - Sami’s Law, as amended (Rep. Smith (NJ) / Transportation and Infrastructure) // H.R. 7575 - Water Resources Development Act of 2020, as amended (Rep. DeFazio / Transportation and Infrastructure) // Special Orders

July 28, 2020

4:00 p.m. - Pelosi, Schumer on HEALS Act: House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) and Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer (D-NY) discuss the status of second comprehensive coronavirus relief package introduced a day earlier.

July 28, 2020

2:45 p.m. - Senate Democrats Weekly: Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer (D-NY) and party leaders speak with reporters about the HEALS Act introduced by Republicans the day before, unemployment benefits and housing issues.

July 28, 2020

2:15 p.m. - Senate GOP Weekly: Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) and party leaders speak with reporters after a "fulsome discussion" about features of the HEALS Act introduced the day before, "the grisly results" of nationwide unrest, coronavirus vaccine development and anticipated distribution plans.

July 28, 2020

Compilation - Senate GOP Before/After Meeting: Senate Republicans are asked by reporters throughout a caucus meeting in the Hart Senate Office Building about the status of talks on the HEALS Act introduced a day earlier.

July 28, 2020

11:00 a.m. - Justice Dept Oversight: House Judiciary Committee

July 28, 2020

10:15 a.m. - Coronavirus & Medical Supply Chains: Senate Finance Committee

July 28, 2020

10:00 a.m. - Lafayette Square Incident Review: House Natural Resources Committee

July 28, 2020

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of the nominations of David Cleveland Joseph, to be U.S. District Judge for the Western District of Louisiana, voting on the motion to invoke cloture on the Joseph nomination; and on the motion to invoke cloture on the nomination of Dana T. Wade, to be an Assistant Secretary of Housing and Urban Development, then recessing until 2:15 p.m. for weekly caucus meetings, thereafter voting on confirmation of the nominations.

July 27, 2020

8:00 p.m. - Democrats React to HEALS Act: Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer (D-NY) and House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) discuss the HEALS Act just filed, a second comprehensive coronavirus relief legislative package by Senate Republicans.

July 27, 2020

5:45 p.m. - Senate GOP Introduce HEALS Act: Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-UT) is joined by Senators Chuck Grassley (R-IA), Richard Shelby (R-AL), Lamar Alexander (R-TN), Susan Collins (R-ME), Lindsey Graham (R-SC), Marco Rubio (R-FL), Roy Blunt (R-MO), John Cornyn (R-TX), Tim Scott (R-SC) and Mitt Romney (R-UT) to discuss the HEALS Act just filed, a second comprehensive coronavirus relief legislative package.

July 27, 2020

4:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate proceeds to Executive Session to consider the nomination of William Scott Hardy, to be U.S. District Judge for the Western District of Pennsylvania, voting on confirmation of the nomination.

July 27, 2020

1:00 p.m. - John Lewis Lies in State: Arrival ceremony at the U.S. Capitol East Front Plaza followed by a ceremony in the rotunda where Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) and House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) speak to invited attendees before leaders lay wreaths and a period of public viewing as Rep. John Lewis (D-GA) lies in state.

July 27, 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. Suspensions: H.R. 2420 - National Museum of the American Latino Act, as amended (Rep. Serrano / House Administration) // S. 2163 - Commission on the Social Status of Black Men and Boys Act (Sen. Rubio / Judiciary) // Special Orders

July 24, 2020

1:00 p.m. - House Democrats on Coronavirus Unemployment: House Ways and Means Committee Chairman Richard Neal (D-MA), Reps. Dan Kildee (D-MI) and Danny Davis (D-IL) are joined by House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) to discuss extending unemployment benefits under CARES Act coronavirus economic relief, Pelosi expressing anger at Republicans for delaying a follow-on package and addressing an encounter between Reps. Ted Yoho (R-FL) and Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-NY).

July 24, 2020

9:00 a.m. - HOUSE FLOOR DEBATE: The House meets for legislative business. One Minutes // Complete Consideration of H.R. 7608 - State, Foreign Operations, Agriculture, Rural Development, Interior, Environment, Military Construction, and Veterans Affairs Appropriations Act, 2021 (Subject to a Rule) (Rep. Lowey / Appropriations) // Postponed Amendment Votes: Allen Amendment; Tonko Amendment; Smith (MO) Amendment #1 // Special Orders  

July 23, 2020

11:30 a.m. - McCarthy Weekly: House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-CA) speaks with reporters about holding China accountable after persistent espionage and infractions of international norms by the Chinese Communist Party, further coronavirus relief, internal caucus politics and civility in Congress.

July 23, 2020

10:45 a.m. - Pelosi Weekly: House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) is joined by Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer (D-NY) to speak with reporters about compromising on a further coronavirus relief package, related food insecurity and civility in Congress.

July 23, 2020

10:15 a.m. - Coronavirus & Reopening Schools: House Education and Labor Committee, Early Childhood Elementary and Secondary Education Subcommittee

July 23, 2020

9:30 a.m. - Foreign Aid Budget: House Foreign Affairs Committee

July 23, 2020

9:30 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of S. 4049 - the National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2021, voting on the substitute amendment #2301, as amended, and passage of the bill, as amended, thereafter resuming Executive Session to vote on the motion to invoke cloture on the nomination of William Scott Hardy, to be U.S. District Judge for the Western District of Pennsylvania.

July 23, 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. 7608 - State, Foreign Operations, Agriculture, Rural Development, Interior, Environment, Military Construction, and Veterans Affairs Appropriations Act, 2021 (Subject to a Rule) (Rep. Lowey / Appropriations) // The Rule provides for One Hour of General Debate and makes in order the following amendments: A full list of the 132 amendments made in order can be found here. // Special Orders

July 22, 2020

3:30 p.m. - House Democrats on Coronavirus in Minority Communities: Rep. Sylvia Garcia (D-TX) is joined by Reps. Vicente Gonzalez (D-TX), Filemon Vela (D-TX), Joaquin Castro (D-TX), Sheila Jackson Lee (D-TX) and Veronica Escobar (D-TX) to discuss impact of COVID-19 on Latino and African-American communities in Texas.

July 22, 2020

2:00 p.m. - US-China Relations: Senate Foreign Relations Committee

July 22, 2020

12:15 p.m. - Senate Democrats on Eviction Protections: Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer (D-NY) is joined by Senators Elizabeth Warren (D-MA) and Chris Van Hollen (D-MD) to discuss keeping renters in their homes as rents come due amid the intensifying coronavirus pandemic.

July 22, 2020

10:00 a.m. - F-35 Oversight: House Oversight and Reform Committee

July 22, 2020

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of S. 4049 - the National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2021, the following amendments in order, each debatable for up to two hours prior to a vote, each subject to an affirmative 60-vote threshold: Sanders #1788 (10 percent budget cut) and Tester #1972 (Vietnam War-related disease), then on the motion to invoke cloture on substitute amendment #2301, as amended.

July 22, 2020

9:00 a.m. - House Democrats on Capitol Statues: House Majority Leader Steny Hoyer (D-MD) is joined by Reps, Barbara Lee (D-CA), Jim  Clyburn (D-SC), Karen Bass (D-CA) and G.K. Butterfield (D-NC) to discuss H.R. 7573 - To direct the Architect of the Capitol to replace the bust of Roger Brooke Taney in the Old Supreme Court Chamber with one of Thurgood Marshall, and to remove Confederate statues from the Capitol building.

July 22, 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 // House Amendment to Senate Amendment to H.R. 2486 - NO BAN Act (One Hour of Debate) (Rep. Chu / Judiciary) // House Amendment to Senate Amendment to H.R. 2486 - Access to Counsel Act of Act of 2020 (One Hour of Debate) (Rep. Jayapal / Judiciary) // Senate Amendment to H.R. 1957- Great American Outdoors Act (Eighty Minutes of Debate) (Sen. Gardner / Natural Resources) // Suspension: H.R. 7573 - To direct the Architect of the Capitol to replace the bust of Roger Brooke Taney in the Old Supreme Court Chamber of the United States Capitol with a bust of Thurgood Marshall to be obtained by the Joint Committee on the Library and to remove certain statues from areas of the United States Capitol which are accessible to the public, to remove all statues of individuals who voluntarily served the Confederate States of America from display in the United States Capitol, and for other purposes (Rep. Hoyer / House Administration) // Special Orders

July 21, 2020

2:45 p.m. - Senate Democrats Weekly: Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer (D-NY) is joined by Senators Dick Durbin (D-IL) and Debbie Stabenow (D-MI) to discuss an immigration order by President Trump, a coronavirus bill proposed by Republicans, economic and pubic health relief to the states and families.

July 21, 2020

2:30 p.m. - Coronavirus Scams: Senate Commerce Science and Transportation Committee

July 21, 2020

2:30 p.m. - House GOP Weekly: House Republican Conference Chair Liz Cheney (R-WY), House Appropriations Committee Ranking Rep. Kay Granger (R-TX), Minority Whip Steve Scalise (R-LA) and Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-CA) speak with reporters about forthcoming funding bills, a proposed coronavirus relief bill, plans for the Republican National Convention, vaccine development and reopening schools.

July 21, 2020

2:15 p.m. - Senate GOP Weekly: Separately, Senators Rand Paul (R-KY) and Rick Scott (R-FL) are followed Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) and party leaders speak to reporters about features for a draft "starting place" coronavirus relief bill; wearing masks, vaccine development and testing to contribute to a nationwide fight against the pandemic; and the defense authorization then before the Senate.

July 21, 2020

10:15 a.m. - House Democrats Weekly: House Democratic Caucus Chairman Hakeem Jeffries (D-NY) and Vice Chair Katherine Clark (D-MA) discuss priorities for another coronavirus relief bill including child care and unemployment insurance, and the passing of late Rep. John Lewis (D-GA).

July 21, 2020

10:00 a.m. - Confederate Statue Removal: House Natural Resources Committee, National Parks Forests and Public Lands Subcommittee

July 21, 2020

10:00 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes consideration of S. 4049 - the National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2021, the following amendments in order, each debatable for up to two hours prior to a vote, each subject to an affirmative 60-vote threshold: Schatz #2252 (personal property transfer) and Inhofe #2411 (law enforcement conditionality); later Cornyn #2244 (semiconductor manufacturing) and Shaheen #1729 (CDC drinking water research); Sanders #1788 (10 percent budget cut) and Tester #1972 (Vietnam War-related disease) pending.

July 21, 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. 6395 - William M. (Mac) Thornberry National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2021 (Rep. Smith (WA) / Armed Services) // Postponed Amendment Votes: Omar Amendment; Jayapal Amendment; DeGette Amendment; Neguse Amendment; Pocan Amendment; Dean Amendment Rep. Takano Amendment // Special Orders

July 20, 2020

3:00 p.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate resumes Executive Session to complete consideration of the nomination of Russell Vought, to be Director of the Office of Management and Budget, voting on confirmation of the nomination, thereafter resuming consideration of S. 4049 - the National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2021.

July 20, 2020

1:30 p.m. - Coronavirus & Information Technology: House Oversight and Government Reform Committee, Government Operations Subcommittee

July 20, 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. 6395 - William M. (Mac) Thornberry National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2021 (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 407 amendments made in order can be found here.

July 17, 2020

10:30 a.m. - Coronavirus & Small Business: House Small Business Committee

July 16, 2020

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

July 16, 2020

10:45 a.m. - Pelosi Weekly: House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) speaks to reporters about further coronavirus relief for the economy, schools and public health, and environmental policies of the Trump administration.

July 16, 2020

10:30 a.m. - SENATE FLOOR DEBATE: The Senate meets in a pro forma session.

July 15, 2020

2:30 p.m. - House Democrats on Coronavirus Response: House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) is joined by Ways & Means Committee Chairman Richard Neal (D-MA) and Education & Labor Committee Chairman Bobby Scott (D-VA) to mark two months since House passage of H.R. 6800 - The Heroes Act, urging further action.

July 15, 2020

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

July 14, 2020

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

July 14, 2020

10:00 a.m. - Defense, Commerce-Justice-Science, Transportation-HUD Funding: House Appropriations Committee

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. - Coronavirus & Incarceration: 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,