ALEXANDER, LAMAR (a Senator from Tennessee)

ALEXANDER, LAMAR (a Senator from Tennessee)

Amendments

Children and youth: establish a task force to assist States in implementing hiring requirements for child care staff members to improve child safety (S. 2683), S1607, S1612 [5MR]

Dept. of Energy: support innovation in advanced geothermal research (S. 2657), S1267 [2MR], S1329 [3MR]

Dept. of HHS: improve health of children and help better understand and enhance awareness about unexpected sudden death in early life (S. 1130), S2558, S2561 [20MY]

IRS: modernize and improve (H.R. 1957), S2832 [9JN]

Older Americans Act: authorize appropriations (H.R. 4334), S1430 [3MR]

Appointments

Acting President pro tempore, S1051 [13FE]

Articles and editorials

Alexander Got It Right—It Takes More To Remove a President, American Enterprise Institute, S879 [5FE]

Lamar Alexander Gets It Right, National Review (publication), S879 [5FE]

Lamar Alexander’s Finest Hour-His Vote Against Witnesses Was Rooted in Constitutional Wisdom, Wall Street Journal, S878 [5FE]

Lamar Was Right, Frank Cagle, KnoxTNToday.com (Internet site), S880 [5FE]

Bills and resolutions cosponsored

Coburn, Tom: tribute (see S. Res. 583), S2504 [19MY]

Dept. of State: implement Women’s Global Development and Prosperity Initiative to promote the empowerment, development, and prosperity of women globally (see S. 3301), S1742 [12MR]

Diseases and disorders: provide emergency assistance and health care response for individuals, families, and businesses affected by coronavirus pandemic (see S. 3548), S1833 [19MR]

DiSilvestro, Michael P.: designate as Director Emeritus of Senate Security (see S. Res. 582), S2504 [19MY]

Doherty, Glen: award Congressional Gold Medal posthumously (see S. 2054), S991 [11FE]

FAA: provide for a full annuity supplement for air traffic controllers that participate in Federal Contract Tower Program (see S. 2898), S2062 [25MR]

Iran: call on U.N. Security Council to adopt a resolution that extends certain restrictions relative to arms technology transfers (see S. Res. 509), S2242 [5MY]

Land and Water Conservation Fund: provide permanent, dedicated funding (see S. 3422), S1625 [9MR]

Medicare/Medicaid: deem certain State veterans homes meeting certain health and safety standards as meeting conditions and requirements for skilled nursing facilities (see S. 3350), S1599 [5MR]

National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine: address U.S. dependence on critical drugs and medical devices sourced or manufactured outside the U.S. (see S. 3478), S1741 [12MR]

National Charter Schools Week: support goals and ideals (see S. Res. 571), S2379 [12MY]

National Park Service: establish, fund, and provide for use of amounts in a National Park Service Legacy Restoration Fund to address public lands maintenance backlog (see S. 3422), S1625 [9MR]

National Park Week: designate (see S. Res. 574), S2422 [13MY]

National parks and recreation areas: make America the Beautiful—National Parks and Federal Recreation Lands Pass available at no cost to Gold Star families (see S. 3366), S1219 [27FE]

National Police Week: designate (see S. Res. 577), S2422 [13MY]

National School Choice Week: designate (see S. Res. 478), S277 [16JA]

Revels, Hiram R.: tribute (see S. Res. 508), S1219 [27FE]

SBA: extend Paycheck Protection Program loan forgiveness period (see S. 3833), S2650 [2JN]

Smith, Sean: award Congressional Gold Medal posthumously (see S. 2054), S991 [11FE]

Stevens, J. Christopher: award Congressional Gold Medal posthumously (see S. 2054), S991 [11FE]

Taxation: extend and modify alternative fuel vehicle refueling property credit (see S. 3735), S2450 [14MY]

——— restore incentives for investments in qualified improvement property (see S. 803), S638 [28JA]

Woods, Tyrone: award Congressional Gold Medal posthumously (see S. 2054), S991 [11FE]

World War II: award a Congressional Gold Medal, collectively, to women who joined the workforce to provide vehicles, weaponry, and ammunition to win the war and were referred to as ‘‘Rosie the Riveter’’ (see S. 892), S638 [28JA]

——— award a Congressional Gold Medal to members of Women’s Army Corps assigned to the 6888th Central Postal Directory Battalion, known as the ‘‘Six Triple Eight’’ (see S. 633), S637 [28JA]

Bills and resolutions introduced

Medicare: preserve access to rural health care by ensuring fairness in hospital payments (see S. 3665), S2324 [7MY]

Cloture motions

Carreno-Coll, Silvia: nomination to be district judge, S1062 [13FE], S1128 [25FE]

Danly, James P.: nomination to the FERC, S1658 [10MR], S1717 [12MR]

Dept. of Energy: support innovation in advanced geothermal research (S. 2657), S1582 [5MR], S1619 [9MR]

Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act: prohibit production of certain business records (H.R. 6172), motion to proceed, S1735 [12MR]

Halpern, Philip M.: nomination to be district judge, S940 [5FE], S980 [11FE]

IRS: modernize and improve (H.R. 1957), S2852, S2853 [10JN], S2956 [12JN], S2972 [15JN]

——— modernize and improve (H.R. 1957), motion to proceed, S2743 [4JN], S2759 [8JN]

Kness, John F.: nomination to be district judge, S940 [5FE], S980 [11FE]

Molloy, Robert A.: nomination to be district judge, S1062 [13FE], S1106 [24FE]

Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act: repeal excise tax on high cost employer-sponsored health coverage (H.R. 748), motion to proceed, S1876 [20MR], S1901 [22MR], S1928, S1957 [23MR]

Roumel, Eleni M.: nomination to be U.S. Court of Federal Claims judge, S13 [6JA], S69 [8JA]

Solomson, Matthew H.: nomination to be U.S. Court of Federal Claims judge, S13 [6JA], S69 [8JA]

Walker, Justin R.: nomination to be circuit judge, S2853 [10JN]

Letters

Develop plans and regulations to ensure schools are able to reopen during coronavirus pandemic: Ted Mitchell, American Council on Education, S2722 [4JN]

Pledge of Allegiance 

Senate, S1051 [13FE]

Prefaces

Reforming Education the American Way—State by State, Community by Community: by, S1251 [2MR]

Questions—Impeachment trial

Impeachment Trial of President Trump: by, S720 [30JA]

Remarks

Civil rights: continuing struggle between law enforcement and African Americans, S2720 [4JN]

Dept. of the Interior: eliminate cap on royalties paid to Gulf Coast States for oil and gas leases under the Gulf of Mexico Energy Security Act, S2927 [11JN]

Diseases and disorders: making supplemental appropriations to provide nutrition, health care, and unemployment benefits to those impacted by coronavirus (H.R. 6201), S1800 [18MR], S1926 [23MR]

——— provide emergency assistance and health care response for individuals, families, and businesses affected by coronavirus pandemic, S1895 [22MR], S1923 [23MR], S2308 [7MY]

Education: develop plans and regulations to ensure schools are able to reopen during coronavirus pandemic, S2721–S2723 [4JN], S2905–S2908 [11JN]

Employment: allow employees to earn paid sick time to address their health needs, the health needs of their families, or to seek assistance relative to domestic violence, stalking, or sexual assault (S. 3415), unanimous-consent request, S1681 [11MR]

Health: efforts to combat coronavirus outbreak, S1283–S1285 [3MR], S1800 [18MR]

IRS: modernize and improve (H.R. 1957), S2927 [11JN], S2955 [12JN], S3006 [16JN]

——— modernize and improve (H.R. 1957), motion to proceed, S2781 [9JN]

Land and Water Conservation Fund: provide permanent, dedicated funding, S2781 [9JN], S2927 [11JN], S2955 [12JN], S3006 [16JN]

——— provide permanent, dedicated funding (S. 3422), S2723 [4JN]

National Park Service: establish, fund, and provide for use of amounts in a National Park Service Legacy Restoration Fund to address public lands maintenance backlog, S2781 [9JN], S2927 [11JN], S2955 [12JN], S3006 [16JN]

——— establish, fund, and provide for use of amounts in a National Park Service Legacy Restoration Fund to address public lands maintenance backlog (S. 3422), S2723 [4JN]

Parliamentary inquiry, S1926 [23MR]

Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act: repeal excise tax on high cost employer-sponsored health coverage (H.R. 748), motion to proceed, S1895 [22MR], S1923 [23MR]

Public demonstrations: protests over death of George Floyd, S2720 [4JN]

Racial relations: recognize racism as a national crisis and the need for a truth and reconciliation process, S2785 [9JN]

Senate: legislative program, S2948 [11JN]

Tornadoes: disaster assistance to Tennessee, S1283 [3MR], S1617 [9MR]

Unemployment: provide temporary emergency Federal unemployment benefits to workers affected by coronavirus, S1802 [18MR]

Reports filed

Child Abuse Prevention and Treatment Act Reauthorization: Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions (Senate) (S. 2971), S244 [15JA]

Nomination of Andrea R. Lucas to the EEOC: Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions (Senate), S2696 [3JN]

Nomination of Jocelyn Samuels to the EEOC: Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions (Senate), S2696 [3JN]

Nomination of Julie E. Hocker To Be Assistant Sec. of Labor for Disability Employment Policy: Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions (Senate), S2696 [3JN]

Nomination of Keith E. Sonderling to the EEOC: Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions (Senate), S2696 [3JN]

Nomination of Lauren McGarity McFerran to the NLRB: Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions (Senate), S2696 [3JN]

Nomination of Marvin Kaplan to the NLRB: Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions (Senate), S2696 [3JN]

Nomination of Richard Giacolone To Be Federal Mediation and Conciliation Service Director: Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions (Senate), S2696 [3JN]

Nomination of Sethuraman Panchanathan To Be NSF Director: Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions (Senate), S2696 [3JN]

U.S.-Mexico-Canada Agreement Implementation Act: Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions (Senate) (H.R. 5430), S244 [15JA]

Statements

COVID–19—Going Back to College Safely: by, S2722 [4JN]

COVID–19—Going Back to School Safely: American Council on Education, S2907 [11JN]

COVID–19—Safely Getting Back to Work and Back to School: by, S2446 [14MY]

Statements—Impeachment trial

Impeachment Trial of President Trump: by, S877 [5FE]

Transcripts

Chuck Todd Interview With Senator Alexander: Meet The Press (television show), S880 [5FE]

Tributes

Cassidy, Senator, S2927 [11JN]