Daily Digest

Tuesday, May 26, 2020

Daily Digest


Chamber Action

The Senate met at 9:30:00 a.m. in pro forma session, and adjourned at 9:30:31 a.m. until 11 a.m., on Thursday, May 28, 2020.––––––

Committee Meetings

No committee meetings were held.

House of Representatives

Chamber Action

Public Bills and Resolutions Introduced: 12 public bills, H.R. 7010–7021; and 1 resolution, H. Res. 980, were introduced.
Pages H2281–82

Additional Cosponsors:
Page H2283

Reports Filed: There were no reports filed today.

Speaker: Read a letter from the Speaker wherein she appointed Representative Wexton to act as Speaker pro tempore for today.
Page H2281

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 9:30 a.m. and adjourned at 9:32 a.m.

Committee Meetings

No hearings were held.

Joint Meetings

No joint committee meetings were held.


MAY 27, 2020

(Committee meetings are open unless otherwise indicated)


No meetings/hearings scheduled.


Committee on Rules, May 27, Full Committee, hearing on Senate Amendments to H.R. 6172, the ``USA FREEDOM Reauthorization Act of 2020'', 9 a.m., 2167 Rayburn and Webex.

Committee on Ways and Means, May 27, Full Committee, hearing entitled ``The Disproportionate Impact of COVID–19 on Communities of Color'', 12 p.m., Webex.


Week of May 27 through May 29, 2020

Senate Chamber

On Thursday, Senate will meet in a pro forma session.

Senate Committees

(Committee meetings are open unless otherwise indicated)

No meetings/hearings scheduled.

House Committees

Committee on Appropriations, May 28, Subcommittee on Military Construction, Veterans Affairs, and Related Agencies, hearing entitled ``Department of Veterans Affairs--Response to COVID–19'', 10 a.m., 1324 Longworth.

Committee on Education and Labor, May 28, Subcommittee on Workforce Protections, hearing entitled ``Examining the Federal Government's Actions to Protect Workers from COVID–19'', 10:15 a.m., 2175 Rayburn and Webex.


Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure, May 29, Subcommittee on Coast Guard and Maritime Transportation, hearing entitled ``The Status of the U.S. Maritime Supply Chain During the COVID–19 Pandemic'', 1 p.m., Webex.


Next Meeting of the

11 a.m., Thursday, May 28

Senate Chamber

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

Next Meeting of the

10 a.m., Wednesday, May 27

House Chamber

Program for Wednesday: Consideration of measures under suspension of the Rules.

Extensions of Remarks, as inserted in this issue


Barr, Andy, Ky., E482

Brooks, Susan W., Ind., E482

Davids, Sharice, Kans., E481

Davis, Danny K., Ill., E482

O'Halleran, Tom, Ariz., E481

Olson, Pete, Tex., E481, E482, E483

Ryan, Tim, Ohio, E482