Saturday, September 12, 2020

House Committee Schedule

Monday — September 14, 2020

"Postal Update"
Subcommittee on Government Operations (Committee on Oversight and Reform)

• H. Res. 908 — Condemning all forms of anti-Asian sentiment as related to COVID-19.;
• H.R. 2574 — Equity and Inclusion Enforcement Act of 2019;
• H.R. 2639 — Strength in Diversity Act of 2019 [Strength in Diversity Act of 2020];
• H.R. 2694 — Pregnant Workers Fairness Act

Committee on Rules


House Floor Schedule

On Monday, the House will meet at 2:00 p.m. for legislative business. Votes will be postponed until 6:30 p.m.

Legislation Considered Under Suspension of the Rules:

1) H.R. 6133 – STEP Improvement Act of 2020 (Sponsored by Rep. Abby Finkenauer / Small Business Committee)

2) H.R. 6079 – Microloan Improvement Act of 2020 (Sponsored by Rep. Andy Kim / Small Business Committee)

3) H.R. 6021 – Northern Marianas Islands Small Business Development Act (Sponsored by Rep. Gregorio Sablan / Small Business Committee)

4) H.R. 6078 – Microloan Transparency and Accountability Act of 2020, as amended (Sponsored by Rep. Tim Burchett / Small Business Committee)

5) H.R. 4894 – Congressional Budget Justification Transparency Act of 2020, as amended (Sponsored by Rep. Mike Quigley / Oversight and Reform Committee)

Senate Committee Schedule

Monday, September 14, 2020

Foreign Relations
To receive a closed briefing on 2020 global nuclear threats.

Tuesday, September 15, 2020

Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions
Hearings to examine compensating college athletes, focusing on the potential impact on athletes and institutions.

Subcommittee on Antitrust, Competition Policy and Consumer Rights
Hearings to examine whether Google harmed competition in online advertising.

Closed hearings to examine certain intelligence matters.

Senate Floor Schedule

Program for Monday: Senate resumes consideration of the nomination of Mark C. Scarsi, to be United States District Judge for the Central District of California, and votes on the motion to invoke cloture thereon at 5:30 p.m.

Thursday, 9/10, Senate began consideration of the following:

Congressional Outlook

Committee Activity

Intel panel rebuffs request to share info for GOP's Obama-era probes

Senate panel seeks documents in probe of DHS whistleblower complaint

House Oversight to investigate postmaster general over accusations of pressuring employees for political donations

Republicans call for Judiciary hearing into unrest in cities

Top Pompeo aides to appear before House panel next week

Floor Outlook

McConnell: Chance for coronavirus deal 'doesn't look that good right now'

Congress Last Week

Weekly Digest of the Congressional Record

Floor Activity

Senate Democrats block coronavirus relief bill

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