Daily Digest

Friday, May 8, 2020

Daily Digest


Chamber Action

The Senate was not in session and stands adjourned until 3 p.m., on Monday, May 11, 2020.––

Committee Meetings

No committee meetings were held.

House of Representatives

Chamber Action

Public Bills and Resolutions Introduced: 64 public bills, H.R. 6735–6798; and 10 resolutions, H.Res. 954–963 were introduced.
Pages H1982–85

Additional Cosponsors:
Pages H1987–88

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 H1981

Committee Resignation: Read a letter from Representative Haaland wherein she resigned from the Committee on Oversight and Reform.
Pages H1981–82

Committee Resignation: Read a letter from Representative Veasey wherein he resigned from the Committee on Small Business.
Page H1982

Committee Election: The House agreed to H. Res. 954, electing a certain Member to certain standing committees of the House of Representatives.
Page H1982

Select Subcommittee on the Coronavirus Crisis--Appointment: The Chair announced the Speaker's appointment of the following Members to the Select Subcommittee on the Coronavirus Crisis: Representatives Scalise, Jordan, Leutkemeyer, Walorski, and Green (TN).
Page H1982

Senate Referral: S. Con. Res. 38 was held at the desk.
Page H1981

Senate Messages: Messages received from the Senate by the Clerk and subsequently presented to the House today appear on page H1981.

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 10:06 a.m.

Committee Meetings

No hearings were held.

Joint Meetings

No joint committee meetings were held.


MAY 11, 2020

(Committee meetings are open unless otherwise indicated)


No meetings/hearings scheduled.


No hearings are scheduled.


Next Meeting of the

3 p.m., Monday, May 11

Senate Chamber

Program for Monday: Senate will resume consideration of the nomination of Brian D. Montgomery, of Texas, to be Deputy Secretary of Housing and Urban Development, and vote on the motion to invoke cloture thereon at 5:30 p.m.

Next Meeting of the

12 noon, Tuesday, May 12

House Chamber

Program for Tuesday: House will meet in Pro Forma session at 12 noon.

Extensions of Remarks, as inserted in this issue


Axne, Cynthia, Iowa, E431, E433

Bilirakis, Gus M., Fla., E434

Bustos, Cheri, Ill., E434

Cartwright, Matt, Pa., E433

Correa, J. Luis, Calif., E432

Davids, Sharice, Kans., E431

Eshoo, Anna G., Calif., E431

Hill, J. French, Ark., E432

Joyce, John, Pa., E434

Kaptur, Marcy, Ohio, E432

Kennedy, Joseph P., III, Mass., E431

Posey, Bill, Fla., E434

Sablan, Gregorio Kilili Camacho, Northern Mariana Islands, E433

Tlaib, Rashida, Mich., E432, E434