Daily Digest

Monday, November 4, 2019

Daily Digest


Chamber Action

The Senate met at 1 p.m. in pro forma session, and adjourned at 1:00:09 p.m. until 10 a.m., on Tuesday, November 5, 2019.––––––

Committee Meetings

No committee meetings were held.

House of Representatives

The House was not in session today. The House is scheduled to meet in Pro Forma session at 8 a.m. on Tuesday, November 5, 2019.

Committee Meetings

No hearings were held.

Joint Meetings

No joint committee meetings were held.


NOVEMBER 5, 2019

(Committee meetings are open unless otherwise indicated)


Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation: Subcommittee on Aviation and Space, to hold hearings to examine building NASA's workforce of the future, focusing on STEM engagement for a 21st century education, 2:30 p.m., SD–562.

Committee on Energy and Natural Resources: to hold hearings to examine the nominations of James P. Danly, of Tennessee, to be a Member of the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission, and Katharine MacGregor, of Pennsylvania, to be Deputy Secretary of the Interior, 10 a.m., SD–366.

Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs: to hold hearings to examine threats to the homeland, 2:30 p.m., SH–216.

Committee on Judiciary: Subcommittee on Crime and Terrorism, to hold hearings to examine how corporations and Big Tech leave our data exposed to criminals, China, and other bad actors, 2:30 p.m., SD–226.

Select Committee on Intelligence: to receive a closed briefing on certain intelligence matters, 2:30 p.m., SH–219.


No hearings are scheduled.


Next Meeting of the

10 a.m., Tuesday, November 5

Senate Chamber

Program for Tuesday: Senate will resume consideration of the nomination of David Austin Tapp, of Kentucky, to be a Judge of the United States Court of Federal Claims, and vote on the motion to invoke cloture thereon at 2:15 p.m.–

(Senate will recess from 12:30 p.m. until 2:15 p.m. for their respective party conferences.)

Next Meeting of the

8 a.m., Tuesday, November 5

House Chamber

Program for Tuesday: House will meet in Pro Forma session at 8 a.m.