Daily Digest

Tuesday, October 27, 2020

Daily Digest


Chamber Action

The Senate met at 11:30:19 a.m. in pro forma session, and adjourned at 11:30:59 a.m. until 12 noon, on Friday, October 30, 2020.

Committee Meetings

No committee meetings were held.

House of Representatives

Chamber Action

Public Bills and Resolutions Introduced: 18 public bills, H.R. 13, 8684–8700; and 3 resolutions, H. Res. 1204–1206, were introduced.
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Additional Cosponsors:
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Reports Filed: Reports were filed today as follows:

Select Committee on the Modernization of Congress. The Select Committee on the Modernization of Congress Final Report (H. Rept. 116–562);

H.R. 3623, to amend the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 to require issuers to disclose certain activities relating to climate change, and for other purposes, with an amendment (H. Rept. 116–563, Part 1); and

H.R. 8109, to clarify and increase the restrictions on political activities that are applicable to the members of the Postal Service Board of Governors, including the Postmaster General and the Deputy Postmaster General, and for other purposes, with an amendment (H. Rept. 116–564).
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Guest Chaplain: The prayer was offered by the Guest Chaplain, Rev. Alisa Lasater Wailoo, Capitol Hill United Methodist Church, Washington, DC.
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Quorum Calls--Votes: There were no yea-and-nay votes, and there were no recorded votes. There were no quorum calls.

Adjournment: The House met at 10 a.m. and adjourned at 10:01 a.m.

Committee Meetings

No hearings were held.

Joint Meetings

No joint committee meetings were held.


OCTOBER 28, 2020

(Committee meetings are open unless otherwise indicated)


Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation: to hold hearings to examine Section 230 immunity; focusing on big tech, 10 a.m., SR–253.


No hearings are scheduled.

Next Meeting of the

12 noon, Friday, October 30

Senate Chamber

Program for Friday: Senate will meet in a pro forma session.

Next Meeting of the

10 a.m., Friday, October 30

House Chamber

Program for Friday: House will meet in pro forma session at 10 a.m.

Extensions of Remarks, as inserted in this issue


Bishop, Sanford D., Jr., Ga., E991

Carson, André, Ind., E990, E992

Cohen, Steve, Tenn., E991

Cunningham, Joe, S.C., E991

Flores, Bill, Tex., E990

Hastings, Alcee L., Fla., E989, E991

Newhouse, Dan, Wash., E992

Roybal-Allard, Lucille, Calif., E989

Stanton, Greg, Ariz., E990, E992

Thompson, Mike, Calif., E990