APPROPRIATIONS related term(s) Budget-U.S.

APPROPRIATIONS related term(s) Budget—U.S.

Amendments

Dept. of Education: reauthorize mandatory funding programs for historically Black colleges and universities and other minority-serving institutions (H.R. 2486), consideration of Senate amendment (H. Res. 891), H1612 [11MR]

Dept. of HHS: reauthorize Administration on Aging Lifespan Respite Care Program (S. 995), S1105 [24FE]

Dept. of the Interior, environment, and related agencies: making appropriations (H.R. 266), S2184 [21AP], S2217 [4MY], H1920 [23AP]

Dept. of the Treasury: make Reclamation Water Settlements Fund permanent (S. 886), S2738 [4JN]

——— provide flexibility in use of Coronavirus Relief Fund funding by States, local governments, and Indian tribes (S. 3608), S2329 [7MY]

Disasters: making supplemental appropriations for disaster relief for those affected by earthquakes and other disasters in Puerto Rico (H.R. 5687), H95, H953, H954, H955, H956, H959 [7FE]

——— making supplemental appropriations for disaster relief for those affected by earthquakes and other disasters in Puerto Rico (H.R. 5687), consideration (H. Res. 833), H868 [6FE]

Diseases and disorders: making emergency supplemental appropriations for coronavirus preparedness and response (H.R. 6800), consideration (H. Res. 967), H2018 [15MY]

——— making supplemental appropriations for coronavirus preparedness and response (H.R. 6074), S1500 [4MR], S1516 [5MR]

——— making supplemental appropriations to provide nutrition, health care, and unemployment benefits to those impacted by coronavirus (H.R. 6201), S1790, S1794, S1807, S1808, S1814 [18MR]

——— provide emergency assistance and health care response for individuals, families, and businesses affected by coronavirus pandemic (S. 3548), S1876 [20MR], S1891 [21MR]

House Rules: allow consideration of motions to suspend rules and consider certain legislation (H. Res. 877), H1483 [4MR]

——— allow consideration of motions to suspend rules and consider certain legislation (H. Res. 967), H2018 [15MY]

——— same-day consideration of resolutions allowing consideration of certain legislation (H. Res. 877), H1483 [4MR]

——— same-day consideration of resolutions allowing consideration of certain legislation (H. Res. 967), H2018 [15MY]

Older Americans Act: authorize appropriations (H.R. 4334), S1430 [3MR], H1640 [11MR]

U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service: extend authorization of appropriations for allocation to carry out approved wetlands conservation projects (H.R. 925), S129, S139, S148 [9JA]

Appointments

Committee on Oversight and Reform (House) Subcommittee on the Coronavirus Crisis (Select), H1967 [1MY], H1982 [8MY]

Articles and editorials

Congressional Oversight of the CARES Act Could Prove Troublesome, H1910 [23AP]

Democrats Pushed for Robust Oversight of the $2.2 Trillion Coronavirus Aid Package. It Hasn’t Happened Yet, H1909 [23AP]

Experts Warn About Big Dollar Fraud in $2.2 Trillion Coronavirus Relief Package, H1911 [23AP]

‘Holy Grail’ Conservation Bill Advances in U.S. Senate, S2995 [16JN]

Trump Ousts Pandemic Spending Watchdog Known for Independence, H1913 [23AP]

With Cory Gardner Leading the Charge, Senate Takes Up Great American Outdoors Act, S2995 [16JN]

Bills and resolutions

Abortion: prohibit expenditure for an abortion of Federal funds authorized or appropriated for preventing, preparing for, or responding to coronavirus pandemic (see H.R. 6742), H1983 [8MY]

Air Force: improve transparency of budget (see H.R. 6229), H1668 [12MR]

America’s Agricultural Heritage Partnership: repeal funding authorization sunset and the total funding cap and rename as Silos & Smokestacks National Heritage Area (see H.R. 5743), H752 [3FE]

Americorps: making supplemental appropriations (see H.R. 5618), H299 [15JA]

Animals: prohibit use of Federal funds for purchasing dogs and cats from wet markets in China (see S. 3628), S2290 [6MY]

Armed Forces: prohibit use of funds for unauthorized military force against Iran (see S. 3159), S93 [8JA] (see H.R. 5543), H11 [7JA]

Budget: modify the governmentwide financial management plan (see S. 3287), S1041 [12FE]

——— reform process and provide adequate information about excessive Federal spending (see S. 3267), S989 [11FE]

——— strengthen congressional control and review (see S. 3889), S2734 [4JN] (see H.R. 6628), H1964 [28AP]

——— support a balanced budget by requiring significant fiscal and spending reforms before the debt ceiling is raised (see H. Res. 818), H747 [30JA]

CFTC: reauthorize (see H.R. 6197), H1661 [11MR]

Children and youth: provide State funding to ensure essential workers can access child care (see S. 3567), S1914 [22MR]

China: develop and carry out a strategy to seek reimbursement from China of funds made available by the U.S. to address coronavirus (see H.R. 6405), H1728 [26MR]

——— initiate negotiations for a bilateral agreement on compensation to the U.S. relative to spread of coronavirus (see H.R. 7007), H2277 [22MY]

——— prohibit U.S. student or research visas for graduate or post-graduate studies in science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) fields and restrict participants in Chinese foreign talent-recruitment programs (see H.R. 7033), H2321 [27MY]

——— restrict use of funds for benefit of any U.S. or foreign person or business subject to control of China (see H.R. 6386), H1725 [25MR]

Coalition for Epidemic Preparedness Innovations: authorize U.S. participation (see H.R. 6334), H1715 [23MR]

Committee on Fiscal Responsibility and Long-Term Economic Security (Joint, Select): establish (see H.R. 6996), H2276 [22MY]

Committee on Oversight and Reform (House): establish Subcommittee on the Coronavirus Crisis (Select) as a select investigative subcommittee (see H. Res. 935), H1904 [22AP]

——— establish Subcommittee on the Coronavirus Crisis (Select) as a select investigative subcommittee (H. Res. 935), adopt (see H. Res. 938), H1956 [23AP]

——— establish whistleblower hotline for reporting waste, fraud, abuse, or mismanagement of taxpayer funds to Subcommittee on the Coronavirus Crisis (Select) (see H. Res. 964), H1993 [12MY]

Congress: require each bill enacted be limited to only one subject (see S. 3845), S2632 [1JN] (see H.R. 6635), H1964 [28AP]

Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act: clarify certain provisions (see S. 3789), S2552 [20MY]

——— rescind appropriation for migration and refugee assistance and redirect funds to U.S. Customs and Border Protection and U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (see H.R. 6481), H1882 [10AP]

——— rescind certain appropriations (see H.R. 6657), H1970 [1MY]

COVID–19 Compensation Fund: establish to provide financial assistance to essential workers and their families who became ill or died due to coronavirus (see S. 3755), S2480 [18MY] (see H.R. 6909), H2260 [15MY]

Defense Production Act: increase amounts authorized to be available to be used in response to coronavirus (see H.R. 6373), H1716 [23MR]

Dept. of Agriculture: grant eligibility to Micronesia, Marshall Islands, and Palau for certain child nutrition and school lunch programs (see H.R. 5950), H1169 [21FE]

——— increase Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program benefits and Food Distribution Program on Indian reservations funding, and eliminate work requirements during coronavirus pandemic (see H.R. 6722), H1978 [5MY]

——— making supplemental appropriations for coronavirus pandemic response (see H.R. 6611), H1956 [23AP]

——— permit Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program benefits be used to purchase certain durable household goods during a declared national emergency (see H.R. 6449), H1875 [3AP]

——— provide Federal funding for targeted purchases to buy food from producers who rely on local agricultural food markets affected by coronavirus (see S. 3655), S2324 [7MY] (see H.R. 6725), H1978 [5MY]

——— provide food and agriculture emergency aid to States (see S. 3785), S2552 [20MY] (see H.R. 6956), H2270 [19MY]

——— provide specialty crop block grants to fund State food banks and food access networks (see S. 3605), S2241 [5MY]

——— require school food authorities that have a negative school food service account balance for prior school year to establish a price for paid lunches (see H.R. 5686), H632 [28JA]

——— strengthen Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program for families, adults looking for work, seniors, and the disabled (see S. 3719), S2422 [13MY]

——— waive matching funds requirement for farmers markets, local food promotion program, and value added producer grant program (see H.R. 6682), H1971 [1MY]

Dept. of Defense: authorize transfer of funds made available for overseas contingency operations to increase U.S. contributions to overseas civilian peacebuilding programs worldwide (see H.R. 5948), H1169 [21FE]

——— authorizing appropriations for military activities, prescribing personnel strengths, and military construction (see H.R. 6395), H1728 [26MR]

——— establish grant program to promote cooperative research with Israel on post-traumatic stress disorder (see H.R. 5605), H238 [14JA]

——— improve certain defense and security assistance policies and authorize appropriation of funds to Israel (see S. 3176), S125 [9JA]

——— oppose wasteful spending and support cuts to the defense budget (see H. Res. 1003), H2397 [15JN]

——— prohibit funding for explosive nuclear weapons test (see S. 3886), S2697 [3JN] (see H.R. 7140), H2376 [8JN]

——— prohibit funding for production of films by U.S. companies that censor films for screening in China (see S. 3835), S2586 [21MY]

——— prohibit transfer of excess military equipment to Federal, State, and local law enforcement agencies (see S. 3931), S2878 [10JN]

——— reauthorize Mentor-Protégé Program (see H.R. 5938), H1168 [21FE]

——— restore funding to projects that had funds diverted to fund national emergency declared by President Trump in order to construct a continuous wall or fence along southern U.S. border (see S. 3339), S1155 [25FE]

Dept. of Education: award grants to carry out educational programs that include history of peoples of African descent, institution of slavery, U.S. expansion, and economical and cultural impact (see H.R. 6902), H2260 [15MY]

——— establish competitive grants to empower community colleges and minority-serving institutions to become incubators for infant and toddler child care talent, training, campus and community access (see S. 3168), S93 [8JA]

——— improve American History for Freedom grant program (see H.R. 5810), H976 [7FE]

——— improve oversight of private charter management organizations (see H.R. 5984), H1250 [27FE]

——— increase maximum Teacher Education Assistance for College and Higher Education (TEACH) Grant award and protect program from sequester funding cuts (see S. 3158), S93 [8JA]

——— provide that for determining compliance with Title IX in athletics, sex shall be determined on the basis of sex as determined at birth by a physician (see H.R. 5702), H712 [29JA]

——— provide that for determining compliance with Title IX in athletics, sex shall be determined on the basis of sex assigned at birth by a physician (see H.R. 5603), H238 [14JA]

——— reauthorize mandatory funding programs for historically Black colleges and universities and other minority-serving institutions (H.R. 2486), consideration of Senate amendment (see H. Res. 891), H1586 [10MR]

Dept. of HHS: address health workforce shortages and disparities highlighted by coronavirus pandemic through additional funding for National Health Service Corps and Nurse Corps (see S. 3634), S2290 [6MY] (see H.R. 6650), H1969 [1MY]

——— authorize tax-free death and educational benefits for families of essential workers who die from coronavirus and provide cash payments to hospitalized workers who recover (see H.R. 6955), H2270 [19MY]

——— award grants or contracts to public or private entities to carry out national awareness campaign to increase factual awareness and knowledge of coronavirus (see H.R. 6577), H1898 [21AP]

——— award grants to States, Indian and tribal organizations, and community and health-based organizations to address behavioral health needs caused by coronavirus public health emergency (see H.R. 7080), H2363 [1JN]

——— call for payments to States for Child Care and Development Block Grant Program to cover losses experienced by child care providers due to coronavirus pandemic (see S. Res. 594), S2586 [21MY]

——— ensure that a portion of funds appropriated to the Public Health and Social Services Emergency Fund for payments to eligible health care providers is reserved for providers in rural areas (see S. 3823), S2585 [21MY] (see H.R. 7004), H2277 [22MY]

——— making supplemental appropriations to create a Child Care Stabilization Fund within the Child Care and Development Block Grant program (see H.R. 7027), H2320 [27MY]

——— permanently extend the Children’s Health Insurance Program (see H.R. 6151), H1554 [9MR]

——— prohibit from withholding funds for certain research using human fetal tissue (see H.R. 6417), H1871 [31MR]

——— provide additional amounts to the Public Health and Social Services Emergency Fund (see H.R. 6605), H1956 [23AP]

——— provide States funding to create strike teams of clinical and non-clinical staff to assist nursing homes and skilled nursing facilities in management and treatment of coronavirus outbreaks (see H.R. 6872), H2003 [14MY]

——— provide supplemental appropriations for Child Care and Development Block Grant program and Head Start and Early Head Start programs (see S. 3562), S1914 [22MR]

——— reauthorize and extend Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders Prevention and Services program (see H.R. 5790), H935 [6FE]

——— remove religious affiliation disclosure and client referral requirements for faith-based organizations receiving Federal funds (see H.R. 6099), H1535 [5MR]

Dept. of Homeland Security: extend Chemical Facility Anti-Terrorism Standards Program (see S. 3506), S1779 [17MR] (see H.R. 6160), H1555 [9MR]

——— increase authorization of appropriations for Nonprofit Security Grant Program (see H.R. 5655), H330 [17JA]

——— reauthorize and improve Chemical Facility Anti-Terrorism Standards Program (see S. 3416), S1597 [5MR]

——— support remediation of illicit cross-border tunnels (see H.R. 5828), H1016 [10FE]

Dept. of HUD: authorize additional funding for housing counseling program (see H.R. 6330), H1715 [23MR] (see H.R. 6704), H1977 [5MY]

——— authorize emergency rental voucher assistance (see H.R. 7084), H2363 [1JN]

——— authorize homeless assistance under Emergency Solutions Grants Program in response to coronavirus emergency (see S. 3856), S2632 [1JN] (see H.R. 6362), H1716 [23MR]

——— authorize supplemental appropriations for community development block grants (see H.R. 6358), H1716 [23MR]

——— authorize supplemental appropriations for public housing operations and tenant-based rental assistance (see H.R. 6859), H1998 [13MY]

——— establish Homeowner Assistance Fund to provide funds to State housing finance agencies to prevent mortgage defaults, foreclosures, and displacements of persons experiencing financial hardships (see H.R. 6729), H1978 [5MY]

Dept. of Justice: reauthorize Community Oriented Policing Services (COPS) Program Secure Our Schools grant program (see H.R. 5765), H847 [5FE]

——— rescind certain appropriations designated for salaries and administrative support of certain officials and Office of Legislative Affairs operating expenses (see H.R. 7109), H2367 [4JN]

——— strengthen collaboration between law enforcement and mental health providers to provide treatment for incarcerated individuals and promote community-based care upon reentry (see S. 3312), S1075 [13FE] (see H.R. 5909), H1157 [13FE]

Dept. of the Treasury: allow Coronavirus Relief Fund payments to be used to replace revenue shortfalls (see S. 3638), S2290 [6MY]

——— appropriate funds for Strategic Petroleum Reserve Petroleum Account for purchase of crude oil to support domestic oil producers and stabilize energy markets (see S. 3597), S2215 [4MY] (see H.R. 6580), H1899 [21AP]

——— authorize appropriations for Community Development Financial Institutions Fund to provide financial and technical assistance for certain minority communities (see H.R. 7121), H2376 [8JN]

——— authorize appropriations to carry out duties of Special Inspector General for Pandemic Recovery (see H.R. 6832), H1992 [12MY]

——— enhance Coronavirus Relief Fund to financially assist States and tribal governments affected by coronavirus pandemic (see S. 3671), S2324 [7MY] (see H.R. 6468), H1878 [7AP] (see H.R. 6592), H1899 [21AP]

——— enhance Coronavirus Relief Fund to stabilize government units with a population of 500,000 or less (see S. 3623), S2289 [6MY] (see H.R. 6467), H1878 [7AP]

——— establish Biomedical Innovation Fund (see S. 3161), S93 [8JA]

——— establish Boost Communities Program to provide monthly payments to consumers during coronavirus emergency (see H.R. 6553), H1893 [17AP]

——— establish Coronavirus Local Community Stabilization Fund (see S. 3752), S2480 [18MY] (see H.R. 6954), H2270 [19MY]

——— establish Microbusiness Assistance Fund to provide direct funding to small microbusinesses (see S. 3787), S2552 [20MY] (see H.R. 6949), H2270 [19MY]

——— establish program to allocate funds to States, local governments, and Indian tribes to provide assistance to certain small businesses (see S. 3742), S2450 [14MY] (see H.R. 6907), H2260 [15MY]

——— provide estimates of use of taxpayer funds by the Government (see S. 3834), S2586 [21MY] (see H.R. 7122), H2376 [8JN]

——— provide flexibility in use of Coronavirus Relief Fund funding by States, local governments, and Indian tribes (see S. 3608), S2241 [5MY] (see S. 3682), S2342 [11MY]

——— provide supplemental appropriations to Community Development Financial Institutions Fund (see H.R. 6329), H1715 [23MR]

Dept. of Transportation: allow communities that meet specific safety criteria to establish quiet zones that ban use of train horns at crossings except in emergencies (see H.R. 6225), H1668 [12MR]

——— allow doubletracking for commuter rail systems under the fixed guideway capital investment grants program (see H.R. 5903), H1156 [13FE]

——— authorize appropriations for highway-rail grade crossing improvement projects (see S. 3463), S1740 [12MR] (see H.R. 6224), H1668 [12MR] (see H.R. 7110), H2367 [4JN]

——— authorize appropriations for surface transportation research, development, and deployment (see H.R. 7214), H2396 [15JN]

——— modify distribution of funds under Tribal Transportation Program (see S. 3359), S1219 [27FE]

——— provide grants and develop value capture policy for infrastructure improvements (see H.R. 5641), H325 [16JA]

——— require a percentage of certain funds to be set aside for certain active transportation projects and activities from Federal lands transportation and access programs (see H.R. 5642), H325 [16JA]

——— set aside certain amounts provided under Better Utilizing Investments To Leverage Development (BUILD) Discretionary Grant Program for rural areas (see H.R. 5812), H976 [7FE]

——— set aside funding to provide parking for commercial motor vehicles on Federal-aid highway system (see H.R. 6104), H1535 [5MR]

Dept. of Veterans Affairs: provide flexibility in caring for homeless veterans during certain public health emergencies (see S. 3898), S2734 [4JN] (see H.R. 7105), H2366 [4JN]

Depts. of Agriculture, the Interior, Homeland Security, Labor, and Commerce: making supplemental appropriations (see S. 3684), S2343 [11MY]

Disasters: extend provision of assistance for critical services relative to certain disasters (see H.R. 5756), H847 [5FE]

——— making supplemental appropriations for disaster relief for those affected by earthquakes and other disasters in Puerto Rico (see H.R. 5687), H632 [28JA]

——— making supplemental appropriations for disaster relief for those affected by earthquakes and other disasters in Puerto Rico (H.R. 5687), consideration (see H. Res. 833), H847 [5FE]

Diseases and disorders: conduct or support further comprehensive research for creation of universal coronavirus vaccine (see S. 3370), S1256 [2MR]

——— ensure ethical and accountable use of coronavirus relief funds and prevent corruption and bias in disbursement and supervision of such funds (see S. 3855), S2632 [1JN] (see H.R. 7076), H2363 [1JN]

——— making emergency supplemental appropriations for coronavirus preparedness and response (see S. 3874), S2696 [3JN] (see H.R. 6800), H1990 [12MY]

——— making emergency supplemental appropriations for coronavirus preparedness and response (H.R. 6800), consideration (see H. Res. 967), H2003 [14MY]

——— making emergency supplemental appropriations to address coronavirus (see H.R. 6914), H2260 [15MY]

——— making supplemental appropriations for coronavirus preparedness and response (see H.R. 6074), H1503 [4MR]

——— making supplemental appropriations to provide nutrition, health care, and unemployment benefits to those impacted by coronavirus (see H.R. 6201), H1661 [11MR]

——— making supplemental appropriations to provide nutrition, health care, and unemployment benefits to those impacted by coronavirus (H.R. 6201), corrections in engrossment (see H. Res. 904), H1707 [16MR]

——— provide additional Federal assistance for nutrition, health care, unemployment benefits, legal services and crisis counseling to those impacted by coronavirus (see H.R. 6206), H1661 [11MR]

——— provide emergency assistance and health care response for individuals, families, and businesses affected by coronavirus pandemic (see S. 3548), S1833 [19MR] (see H.R. 6379), H1716 [23MR]

Election Assistance Commission: provide grants to support State and local governments making a transition to ranked choice voting (see S. 3340), S1219 [27FE] (see H.R. 6010), H1251 [27FE]

EPA: award grants to certain communities to participate in decision making process for release of hazardous air pollutants and siting of petrochemical and solid waste disposal facilities (see H.R. 5842), H1045 [11FE]

——— establish a consumer recycling education and outreach grant program (see H.R. 5906), H1156 [13FE]

——— reauthorize National Estuary Program (see S. 3171), S125 [9JA]

Executive Office of the President: reauthorize Interagency Committee on Women’s Business Enterprise (see S. 3406), S1597 [5MR]

Eximbank: establish the Office of Territorial Exporting (see H.R. 5881), H1124 [12FE]

Families and domestic relations: provide assistance to foster parents and foster children for such children to obtain a driver’s license (see H.R. 7042), H2358 [28MY]

Family Violence Prevention and Services Act: provide for matching funds waiver for formula grants and subgrants (see S. 3739), S2450 [14MY] (see H.R. 6685), H1971 [1MY]

Federal Agency Sunset Commission: establish (see S. 3708), S2421 [13MY] (see H.R. 7226), H2396 [15JN]

Federal aid programs: provide assistance to senior citizens and disabled persons affected by coronavirus (see H.R. 6951), H2270 [19MY]

FEMA: establish fund to provide financial assistance for funeral expenses related to an individual who died of coronavirus (see H.R. 6828), H1992 [12MY]

Financial Stability Oversight Council: waive requirement a State, territory, or local government provide matching or cost-sharing funds before receiving a grant during coronavirus emergency (see H.R. 6366), H1716 [23MR]

Foreign aid: assist East African countries afflicted by the plague of desert locusts (see H. Res. 962), H1985 [8MY]

GAO: report on Coast Guard defense readiness resource allocation (see H.R. 6146), H1554 [9MR]

——— require annual fiscal state of the union report (see H.R. 7086), H2366 [4JN]

Government: respond to the global coronavirus pandemic (see S. 3669), S2324 [7MY]

Government regulations: require entities receiving Federal funding certify funds will not be used to purchase drones manufactured in China (see S. 3836), S2586 [21MY]

Health: increase funding for governmental health agencies to enable the U.S. and State departments of public health to better combat disparities that have emerged during coronavirus emergency and beyond (see H.R. 6638), H1964 [28AP]

——— require certain drug manufacturers entering into settlement agreements for violations of law to make supplemental payments to be used to increase medical research funding (see S. 3163), S93 [8JA]

House Rules: allow consideration of motions to suspend rules and consider certain legislation (see H. Res. 877), H1437 [2MR] (see H. Res. 967), H2003 [14MY]

——— prohibit consideration of any legislation that contains earmarks (see H.R. 6211), H1661 [11MR]

——— same-day consideration of resolutions allowing consideration of certain legislation (see H. Res. 877), H1437 [2MR] (see H. Res. 967), H2003 [14MY]

Housing: provide direct appropriations for certain housing programs (see H.R. 5813), H976 [7FE]

Immigration: recognize anniversary and rescind refugee and Muslim ban, defund Migrant Protection Protocols, and restore refugee resettlement to historic norms (see S. Res. 484), S637 [28JA]

Intelligence services: authorizing appropriations (see S. 3905), S2762 [8JN]

International economic relations: authorize U.S. participation in, and contribution to, International Development Association, African Development Fund, and the African Development Bank (see H.R. 6327), H1714 [23MR]

Kennedy Center: rescind certain appropriations (see H.R. 6407), H1865 [27MR]

Keweenaw National Historical Park Advisory Commission: authorize appropriations (see S. 3472), S1740 [12MR]

Land and Water Conservation Fund: provide permanent, dedicated funding (see S. 3422), S1625 [9MR] (see H.R. 7092), H2366 [4JN]

Law enforcement: prohibit Federal funding to State and local governments without use of force policies, require training in de-escalation and mental health crisis intervention, and investigate and report use of deadly force (see H.R. 7137), H2376 [8JN]

Law enforcment: oppose calls to defund police (see S. Res. 613), S2878 [10JN] (see H. Res. 1007), H2397 [15JN]

Local government: provide funding for cities, counties, and other units of general local government to prevent, prepare for, and respond to coronavirus (see S. 3632), S2290 [6MY] (see H.R. 6748), H1983 [8MY]

Maritime Administration: reauthorize activities (see S. 3930), S2878 [10JN]

Medicaid: increase Federal medical assistance percentage for States providing a mail-order option for covered outpatient drugs (see H.R. 6557), H1898 [21AP]

Mental health: exempt certain Federal first responder grants from matching fund requirements to address the rising rate of first responder suicides and other mental health issues (see H.R. 6003), H1250 [27FE]

NASA: authorize programs (see H.R. 5666), H536 [24JA]

——— support CubeSat Launch Initiative and recognize development of WeissSat–1 designed by the Weiss School team in Palm Beach Gardens, FL (see H. Con. Res. 85), H536 [24JA]

National Guard: extend activation end date in response to coronavirus, require Federal Government cover full cost of activation, and provide members additional benefits (see S. 3791), S2552 [20MY] (see H.R. 6980), H2276 [22MY]

Native Americans: making emergency supplemental appropriations for nutrition and supportive services for older Native Americans under the Older Americans Act (see S. 3511), S1779 [17MR]

NOAA: reauthorize Chesapeake Bay Office (see H.R. 5684), H565 [27JA]

Northern Border Regional Commission: waive requirement that economic and infrastructure development grant recipients in distressed communities obtain partial financing from non-Federal sources (see H.R. 6447), H1874 [3AP]

Northern Mariana Islands: provide funds for general government operations (see H.R. 6123), H1536 [5MR]

Ohio & Erie National Heritage Canalway: reauthorize (see S. 3813), S2585 [21MY] (see H.R. 6998), H2276 [22MY]

Pandemic Response Accountability Committee: amend membership (see H.R. 6543), H1893 [17AP]

Postal Service: making emergency appropriations relative to coronavirus pandemic (see H.R. 6425), H1871 [31MR]

——— provide financial stability during coronavirus pandemic (see H.R. 7015), H2282 [26MY]

Poverty: reduce adult and child poverty, racial disparities, and income and wealth inequality, and increase funding for basic need programs and opportunity for all (see H. Res. 985), H2359 [28MY]

Presidents of the U.S.: require to submit to Congress additional updated economic projections before a certain day each year (see H.R. 7210), H2396 [15JN]

Public Health Emergency Fund: make a supplemental appropriation (see S. 3309), S1074 [13FE] (see H.R. 5723), H746 [30JA]

Roads and highways: authorize funds for Federal-aid highways, highway safety programs, and transit programs (see H.R. 2), H2387 [11JN] (see H.R. 7095), H2366 [4JN]

SBA: establish a Small Business Financial Assistance Program to support small businesses during coronavirus emergency (see H.R. 6333), H1715 [23MR]

——— establish Innovation Voucher Grant Program (see S. 3289), S1074 [13FE]

——— establish requirements for funds appropriated to carry out Paycheck Protection Program and require reporting on use of such funds (see H.R. 6758), H1983 [8MY]

——— increase authority for Paycheck Protection Program commitments and appropriations (see H.R. 6672), H1970 [1MY]

——— provide additional assistance for small businesses affected by coronavirus outbreak (see H.R. 6342), H1715 [23MR]

——— provide economic injury grants for small business concerns affected by coronavirus pandemic (see H.R. 6343), H1715 [23MR]

——— provide relief from coronavirus for small business concerns (see S. 3554), S1875 [20MR] (see H.R. 6312), H1711 [19MR]

——— report on coronavirus recovery small business programs (see S. 3604), S2241 [5MY]

——— require reporting on use of Paycheck Protection Program funds (see H.R. 6874), H2003 [14MY]

Social Security: allow States to expand income eligibility under the State Children’s Health Insurance Program (see H.R. 6098), H1535 [5MR]

——— provide emergency paid leave benefits to individuals unable to work due to coronavirus (see H.R. 6198), H1661 [11MR]

Sudan: provide coronavirus assistance for recovery efforts (see S. 3668), S2324 [7MY]

Taxation: terminate taxpayer financing of Presidential election campaigns and transfer funding to purchase unexpired personal protective equipment for the strategic national stockpile (see S. 3586), S2062 [25MR]

Trump, President: terminate declared national emergency to obtain funding for construction of a continuous wall or fence along southern U.S. border (see H.J. Res. 85), H1160 [14FE]

U.S. Soccer Federation: prohibit funding for 2022 and 2026 World Cup until policy relative to standing during playing of national anthems is reinstated (see H.R. 7207), H2395 [15JN]

Unemployment: provide emergency transfers for unemployment compensation administration to assist individuals who lose their job or are furloughed due to coronavirus (see H.R. 6199), H1661 [11MR]

Voting: expand vote by mail and early voting and improve safety, accessibility, and efficiency of in-person voting during elections for Federal office (see S. 3725), S2422 [13MY] (see H.R. 6807), H1990 [12MY] (see H.R. 7068), H2362 [1JN]

War Powers Resolution: reform procedures authorizing, narrowing, or repealing use of military force and sunset certain prior authorizations for use of military force (see H.J. Res. 83), H536 [24JA]

WHO: withhold U.S. payment until international commission is established to investigate coronavirus pandemic and Director-General resigns (see H. Res. 917), H1879 [7AP]

Letters

Budget aggregate and allocation revisions: Representative Yarmuth, Committee on the Budget (House), H1968 [1MY]

Chesapeake Bay Program reauthorization: John W. Gale, Backcountry Hunters & Anglers (organization), H798, H800 [5FE]

——— Julie Hill-Gabriel, National Audubon Society, H787, H793, H797, H800 [5FE]

——— Theodore Roosevelt Conservation Partnership, Inc., H797 [5FE]

——— Will Baker, Chesapeake Bay Foundation, Inc., H798 [5FE]

Committee on Oversight and Reform (House) Subcommittee on the Coronavirus Crisis (Select) establishment as a select investigative subcommittee: Representative Bennie G. Thompson, Committee on Homeland Security (House), E383 [23AP]

Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act: Representative Jackson Lee, H1836 [27MR]

Dept. of HHS Administration on Aging Lifespan Respite Care Program reauthorization: several organizations, S1104 [24FE]

Great American Outdoors Act: Eric Artz, Recreational Equipment, Inc., S2952 [12JN]

——— Jack Howard, U.S. Chamber of Commerce, S2951 [12JN]

——— Mike Sommers, American Petroleum Institute, S2951 [12JN]

——— several former Secs. of the Interior, S2851 [10JN]

——— several organizations, S2848–S2851 [10JN]

——— several outdoor recreation businesses, S2964 [15JN]

——— several outdoor recreation organizations and businesses, S2951 [12JN]

——— Theodore Roosevelt IV, S2965 [15JN]

Great Lakes Restoration Initiative (GLRI) Act: John W. Gale, Backcountry Hunters & Anglers (organization), H798, H800 [5FE]

——— Julie Hill-Gabriel, National Audubon Society, H787, H793, H797, H800 [5FE]

——— Laura Rubin, Healing Our Waters-Great Lakes Coalition, H801 [5FE]

House of Representatives Office of General Counsel aggregate amount expended on outside counsel or other experts: Representative Lofgren, Committee on House Administration (House), H146 [9JA], H1897 [21AP]

Impoundment Control Act violation due to withholding of congressionally approved foreign aid to Ukraine: Representative Yarmuth, Committee on the Budget (House) and Representative Lowey, Committee on Appropriations (House), H627 [28JA]

Impoundment Control Act violations relative to declared national emergencies: Representative Yarmuth, Committee on the Budget (House) and Representatives Quigley, Lowey, and Roybal-Allard, Committee on Appropriations (House), E106–E108 [29JA]

Land and Water Conservation Fund permanent, dedicated funding: several Colorado-based businesses and organizations, S2996 [16JN]

Presidential use of budget apportionment and rescission authority: Representative Yarmuth, Committee on the Budget (House) and Representative Lowey, Committee on Appropriations (House), H626 [28JA]

——— Representative Yarmuth, Committee on the Budget (House) and Senator Sanders, Committee on the Budget (Senate), H626 [28JA]

——— Representatives Womack and Yarmuth, Committee on the Budget (House), H624 [28JA]

——— Thomas H. Armstrong, GAO, E102–E105 [29JA]

Protect and Restore America’s Estuaries Act: Caitlin Sweeney, San Francisco Estuary Partnership, National Estuary Program, H783 [5FE]

——— Dean Blanchard, Barataria-Terrebonne, National Estuary Program, H782 [5FE]

——— Debrah Marriott, Lower Columbia Estuary Partnership, National Estuary Program, H784 [5FE]

——— Laura L. Blackmore, Puget Sound Partnership, National Estuary Program, H783 [5FE]

——— Robert Pirani, New York-New Jersey Harbor & Estuary Program, Hudson River Foundation for Science and Environmental Research, Inc., H782 [5FE]

——— Tom Ford, Santa Monica Bay, National Estuary Program, H784 [5FE]

Provide relief from coronavirus for small business concerns: Hospitality Maine (organization), S1898 [22MR]

——— several organizations, S1898 [22MR]

Rescind unobligated balances for certain international programs as offset for supplemental appropriations for coronavirus preparedness and response: Liz Schrayer, U.S. Global Leadership Coalition, S1514, S1518 [5MR]

Resilience Revolving Loan Fund Act: Julie Hill-Gabriel, National Audubon Society, H787, H793, H797, H800 [5FE]

Supplemental appropriations for coronavirus preparedness and response: Russell T. Vought, OMB, S1521 [5MR]

Supporting Older Americans Act: Ellie Hollander, Meals on Wheels America (organization), S1470 [4MR]

——— Megan O’Reilly, AARP (organization), S1470 [4MR]

——— Sandy Markwood, National Association of Area Agencies of Aging, S1469 [4MR]

——— several organizations, S1470 [4MR]

Lists

Committee on Appropriations (Senate) staff who worked on H.R. 6074, supplemental appropriations for coronavirus preparedness and response, S1521 [5MR]

Memorandums

Presidential References to the 2001 Authorization for Use of Military Force in Publicly Available Executive Actions and Reports to Congress: Congressional Research Service, H278 [15JA]

Messages

Budget of the U.S. Government for Fiscal Year 2021: President Trump, S961 [10FE], H997 [10FE]

Supplemental Appropriations for Coronavirus Preparedness and Response Emergency Funding Designation: President Trump, S1624 [9MR], H1540 [9MR]

U.S.-Mexico-Canada Agreement Implementation Act Emergency Funding Designation: President Trump, S739 [30JA], H702 [29JA]

Motions

Disasters: making supplemental appropriations for disaster relief for those affected by earthquakes and other disasters in Puerto Rico (H.R. 5687), H960 [7FE]

Diseases and disorders: making emergency supplemental appropriations for coronavirus preparedness and response (H.R. 6800), H2253 [15MY]

——— making supplemental appropriations for coronavirus preparedness and response (H.R. 6074), S1518 [5MR]

Remarks in House

Americorps: making supplemental appropriations (H.R. 5618), E41 [15JA]

Armed Forces: prohibit use of funds for unauthorized military force against Iran, H580, H582, H585, H586 [28JA], H718–H728, H731, H732, H733, H734, H735, H736, H737, H740 [30JA], E113 [30JA], E118 [3FE]

——— prohibit use of funds for unauthorized military force against Iran (H.R. 5543), H77, H85, H102 [9JA], H276–H281 [15JA]

Berkely Heights, NJ: economic impact of coronavirus pandemic, E414 [1MY]

Budget: allocation of funds, H1003–H1005 [10FE], H1021, H1023 [11FE], H1051, H1114–H1116 [12FE], H1127, H1128 [13FE], H1242 [27FE], E183 [13FE], E185 [14FE]

——— reform budgeting and appropriations process, H1041 [11FE]

Chesapeake Bay Gateways and Watertrails Network: reauthorize (H.R. 2427), H1204 [26FE], E228 [27FE], E253 [3MR]

Chesapeake Bay Program: reauthorize (H.R. 1620), H796–H799 [5FE]

Clinton, NJ: economic impact of coronavirus pandemic, E416 [1MY]

Committee on Oversight and Reform (House): establish Subcommittee on the Coronavirus Crisis (Select) as a select investigative subcommittee (H. Res. 935), H1953 [23AP]

——— establish Subcommittee on the Coronavirus Crisis (Select) as a select investigative subcommittee (H. Res. 935), adopt (H. Res. 938), H1907–H1920 [23AP], E390 [23AP]

Committee on the Budget (House): release of report on OMB violations of Impoundment Control Act relative to Ukraine security assistance, E105 [29JA]

——— revision of allocations, aggregates, and levels, H1420 [28FE]

COVID–19 Compensation Fund: establish to provide financial assistance to essential workers and their families who became ill or died due to coronavirus (H.R. 6909), E502 [28MY]

Dept. of Agriculture: Nutrition Assistance for Puerto Rico program funding, H954 [7FE]

——— oppose proposed Grain Inspection, Packers and Stockyards Administration rule and call for new rules supporting fair trade practices for livestock and poultry industries, H204 [13JA]

——— Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program funding, H1003 [10FE], E185 [14FE]

Dept. of Defense: traumatic brain injury, post-traumatic stress disorder, and psychological health research funding, H1508 [5MR]

Dept. of Education: improve American History for Freedom grant program (H.R. 5810), E155 [7FE]

——— reauthorize mandatory funding programs for historically Black colleges and universities and other minority-serving institutions (H.R. 2486), consideration of Senate amendment (H. Res. 891), H1599–H1613 [11MR]

——— school rehabilitation and rebuilding projects funding, H53 [8JA]

——— study on impact of natural disasters on well-being and educational path of students in Puerto Rico funding, H953, H954 [7FE]

Dept. of Energy: technical assistance for electrical grid recovery in U.S. territories funding, H955, H956 [7FE]

Dept. of HHS: address opioid drug abuse epidemic (H.R. 2922), H653 [29JA]

——— centers of innovation in advanced development and manufacturing funding, H1830 [27MR]

——— Indian Health Service funding, H1129 [13FE]

——— reauthorize certain programs to protect against pandemics and attacks from chemical, biological, radiological, and nuclear weapons (S. 1379), H574 [28JA], H1844 [27MR], H1915 [23AP]

Dept. of Homeland Security: domestic extremism prevention funding, H608 [28JA]

——— extend Chemical Facility Anti-Terrorism Standards Program (H.R. 6160), H1674, H1692 [13MR]

——— prohibit funding to implement Migrant Protection Protocols (H.R. 2662), H645 [29JA]

——— proposed ‘‘public charge’’ rule that expands the list of Federal aid programs that could be considered when an immigrant is applying for admission, H1244 [27FE]

——— provide for certain acquisition authorities for the Under Sec. of Management (H.R. 3413), H995–H997 [10FE]

Dept. of HUD: Community Development Fund funding to prioritize renewable energy projects that will improve Puerto Rican infrastructure, H959 [7FE]

Dept. of the Interior: provide financial assistance to California for nutria eradication and control (H.R. 3399), H1208–H1210 [26FE]

Dept. of the Interior, environment, and related agencies: making appropriations (H.R. 266), Senate amendment, H1909, H1918–H1952 [23AP], E387, E390 [23AP], E394 [24AP]

Dept. of the Treasury: Coronavirus Relief Fund funding to financially assist tribal governments and tribal businesses during coronavirus pandemic, E344, E345 [31MR]

——— enhance Coronavirus Relief Fund to financially assist States and tribal governments affected by coronavirus pandemic, H2015, H2247–H2250 [15MY]

——— enhance Coronavirus Relief Fund to stabilize government units with a population of 500,000 or less (H.R. 6467), E408 [1MY]

——— enhance Coronavirus Relief Fund to stabilize government units with a population of 500,000 or more, E354 [7AP]

Dept. of Transportation: California high-speed rail development funding, H1435 [2MR]

——— require any discretionary grant funds provided for high-speed rail development in California be reimbursed and authorize additional funds for other transportation projects, H1435 [2MR]

Dept. of Veterans Affairs: approval of request for waiver of requirement to test certain payment and delivery models to reduce expenditures (H.J. Res. 80), H185, H186 [13JA], E33 [14JA]

——— coronavirus funding, H1824 [27MR]

——— restore entitlement to rehabilitation programs for veterans affected by school closures or disapprovals (H.R. 6262), E307 [12MR]

Disasters: ensure individuals with limited English proficiency receive meaningful access to information on Dept. of HUD Community Development Fund, H958, H959 [7FE]

——— implementation of revised duplication of benefits rules for individuals impacted by Hurricane Harvey who received aid from multiple sources funding, H956–H958 [7FE]

——— making supplemental appropriations for disaster relief for those affected by earthquakes and other disasters in Puerto Rico (H.R. 5687), H855 [6FE], H941–H962 [7FE], H1001 [10FE]

——— making supplemental appropriations for disaster relief for those affected by earthquakes and other disasters in Puerto Rico (H.R. 5687), consideration (H. Res. 833), H859–H868 [6FE]

——— making supplemental appropriations for disaster relief for those affected by earthquakes and other disasters in Puerto Rico (H.R. 5687), corrections in engrossment, H962 [7FE]

——— making supplemental appropriations for disaster relief for those affected by earthquakes and other disasters in Puerto Rico (H.R. 5687), motion to recommit, H960 [7FE]

——— utilize available disaster relief for earthquakes and other disasters in Puerto Rico prior to appropriating additional funding, H960 [7FE]

Diseases and disorders: conduct or support further comprehensive research for creation of universal coronavirus vaccine, E354 [7AP]

——— making emergency supplemental appropriations for coronavirus preparedness and response (H.R. 6800), H2023, H2038, H2042–H2255 [15MY], H2286, H2289, H2290, H2291, H2292 [27MY], H2346, H2347, H2353 [28MY], E465, E466 [19MY], E473, E475, E476, E477 [22MY], E499 [28MY], E519 [4JN]

——— making emergency supplemental appropriations for coronavirus preparedness and response (H.R. 6800), consideration (H. Res. 967), H2007–H2019 [15MY]

——— making emergency supplemental appropriations for coronavirus preparedness and response (H.R. 6800), motion to recommit, H2253 [15MY]

——— making emergency supplemental appropriations to address coronavirus (H.R. 6914), H2245 [15MY]

——— making supplemental appropriations for coronavirus preparedness and response (H.R. 6074), H1474, H1475, H1489–H1494, H1496 [4MR], H1508, H1522 [5MR], H1559, H1560 [10MR], H1649 [11MR], H1856 [27MR], E266, E267, E272 [5MR]

——— making supplemental appropriations to provide nutrition, health care, and unemployment benefits to those impacted by coronavirus (H.R. 6201), H1649 [11MR], H1673, H1674, H1675–H1691, H1692 [13MR], E321 [16MR]

——— making supplemental appropriations to provide nutrition, health care, and unemployment benefits to those impacted by coronavirus (H.R. 6201), corrections in engrossment, H1692 [13MR]

——— making supplemental appropriations to provide nutrition, health care, and unemployment benefits to those impacted by coronavirus (H.R. 6201), corrections in engrossment (H. Res. 904), H1698–H1707 [16MR]

——— provide emergency assistance and health care response for individuals, families, and businesses affected by coronavirus pandemic, H1732–H1864 [27MR], H1867 [31MR], H1909, H1918–H1952 [23AP], H2287, H2289 [27MY], H2326, H2346, H2347 [28MY], E337, E338, E339–E341, E342, E343, E344, E345, E346, E347 [31MR], E349, E350 [3AP], E352, E354, E355 [7AP], E357, E360 [10AP], E387, E390 [23AP], E394 [24AP], E447 [15MY], E485 [27MY]

——— provide emergency assistance and health care response for individuals, families, and businesses affected by coronavirus pandemic (H.R. 6379), H1863 [27MR]

Dover, NJ: economic impact of coronavirus pandemic, E417 [1MY]

Drugs: increase coronavirus research funding to investigate use of therapeutics and prophylaxes to combat coronavirus, H2353 [28MY]

——— provide assistance to States and localities affected by the opioid epidemic and improve delivery of essential services to individuals with substance use disorders and their families (H.R. 2569), unanimous-consent agreement, H203 [13JA]

——— tribute to efforts to address prescription opioid and heroin abuse, H647, H652 [29JA]

EPA: ensure PFAS community water systems grant program prioritizes communities disproportionately exposed to environmental harm, H154, H155 [10JA]

——— increase PFAS Infrastructure Grant Program appropriations and apply funding to community water systems that have implemented per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances treatment technologies, H136, H142 [9JA]

——— reauthorize Great Lakes Restoration Initiative (H.R. 4031), H799–H805 [5FE], H930 [6FE], E176 [12FE]

——— reauthorize National Estuary Program (H.R. 4044), H780–H785 [5FE], H930 [6FE]

FEMA: St. Croix, VI, dialysis facility funding, H1447 [3MR]

Foreign policy: continue to share information and resources with foreign governments and provide funding to international organizations to combat coronavirus pandemic, E397–E403 [28AP], E407, E410, E416 [1MY], E424 [5MY], E432 [8MY]

GAO: release of OMB—Withholding of Ukraine Security Assistance report, H623–H629 [28JA], E99 [29JA]

Government: making consolidated appropriations, E72 [24JA], E156 [7FE]

Health: efforts to combat coronavirus outbreak, H1446, H1447 [3MR]

——— use of scientific data in decision to shutdown economy in efforts to combat coronavirus outbreak, H2286 [27MY]

House Rules: allow consideration of motions to suspend rules and consider certain legislation (H. Res. 877), H1477–H1484 [4MR]

——— allow consideration of motions to suspend rules and consider certain legislation (H. Res. 967), H2007–H2019 [15MY]

——— same-day consideration of resolutions allowing consideration of certain legislation (H. Res. 877), H1477–H1484 [4MR]

——— same-day consideration of resolutions allowing consideration of certain legislation (H. Res. 967), H2007–H2019 [15MY]

Housing: provide direct appropriations for certain housing programs (H.R. 5813), E155 [7FE]

Hurricanes: provide additional disaster recovery assistance for Puerto Rico and the Virgin Islands in response to Hurricanes Irma and Maria, H77 [9JA], H213 [14JA]

——— provide additional disaster recovery assistance for Puerto Rico in response to Hurricane Maria, H316 [16JA]

Intelligence services: authorizing appropriations (H.R. 3494), E374 [21AP]

Iran: limit use of funds for military operations in or against Iran (H.R. 2354), H164 [10JA]

Israel: authorize military assistance, support ability to address conventional and emerging threats, and enhance cooperation in areas of mutual interest (H.R. 1837), E390 [23AP]

Kentucky: Asian carp eradication funding, H1228 [27FE]

Land and Water Conservation Fund: provide permanent, dedicated funding (S. 3422), H2289 [27MY]

Medicare: funding, H1003 [10FE], H1023 [11FE]

Michigan: express condolences for victims of, commend first responders to, and provide disaster assistance to those affected by flooding, H2353 [28MY]

Native Americans: financially assist tribal governments affected by coronavirus pandemic, H2287 [27MY], H2353 [28MY], E499 [28MY]

Northern Mariana Islands: provide funds for general government operations (H.R. 6123), E272 [5MR]

Older Americans Act: authorize appropriations (H.R. 4334), Senate amendment, H1640–H1648 [11MR]

OMB: violations of Impoundment Control Act relative to declared national emergencies, E106 [29JA]

Phillipsburg, NJ: economic impact of coronavirus pandemic, E411 [1MY]

Planned Parenthood Federation of America, Inc.: provide for a moratorium on Federal funding relative to provision of abortion services and increase funding for other women’s health care service providers (H.R. 369), H288 [15JA]

Postal Service: making emergency appropriations relative to coronavirus pandemic, H1929 [23AP]

Rural areas: importance of accurate census count, H153 [10JA]

SBA: establish requirements for funds appropriated to carry out Paycheck Protection Program and require reporting on use of such funds, H2247 [15MY]

——— provide relief from coronavirus for small business concerns, H1909, H1918–H1952 [23AP], E387, E390 [23AP], E394 [24AP]

Scotch Plains, NJ: economic impact of coronavirus pandemic, E408 [1MY]

Trump, President: evaluation of administration, H756 [4FE], H1114–H1116 [12FE]

——— evaluation of administration relative to efforts to combat coronavirus outbreak, H1232 [27FE], H1435 [2MR], H1444 [3MR], H1550 [9MR], H1580 [10MR], H2287 [27MY], H2326 [28MY]

——— State of the Union Message, H772 [5FE], H852 [6FE], H966 [7FE]

U.N. Framework Convention on Climate Change: authorizing appropriations for Green Climate Fund (H.R. 4986), H1215 [26FE]

——— prohibit funding to advance withdrawal from Paris Agreement and require the President to develop a plan for the U.S. to meet its pollution reduction goals under such agreement (H.R. 9), H17 [8JA], H1215 [26FE]

YMCA: provide assistance relative to coronavirus pandemic, E394 [24AP]

Remarks in Senate

Agriculture: provide financial assistance to farmers and ranchers impacted by coronavirus emergency, S1927, S1930–S1935 [23MR]

Budget: allocation of funds, S953, S966–S969 [10FE], S1037 [12FE], S1153 [25FE]

——— improve Federal fiscal controls and the congressional budget process (S. 2765), S969 [10FE], S1736 [12MR]

——— modify the governmentwide financial management plan (S. 3287), S1043 [12FE]

——— reform process and provide adequate information about excessive Federal spending (S. 3267), S1066 [13FE]

——— strengthen congressional control and review, S2692 [3JN]

Chesapeake Bay Program: reauthorize, S1067 [13FE]

Committee on the Budget (Senate): revision of allocations, aggregates, and levels, S239 [15JA], S1591 [5MR]

——— revision of budgetary allocations, aggregates, and levels, S2204, S2205 [4MY]

Comprehensive Addiction and Recovery Act: reauthorize and expand, S182 [14JA], S1033 [12FE]

Congress: accomplishments of the 116th Congress, S16 [6JA], S2481 [19MY], S2564, S2566 [21MY]

——— prohibit adjournment, restrict official travel funds, and hold twice daily quorum calls if the concurrent resolution on the budget and regular appropriations bills are not completed in a timely manner (S. 186), S1691 [11MR]

Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act: modify election security grants funding, S2442 [14MY]

——— modify election security grants funding, unanimous-consent request, S2443 [14MY]

——— rescind certain appropriations (H.R. 6657), S2535–S2537 [20MY]

Dept. of Defense: funding, S1589 [5MR]

——— prohibit funding for production of films by U.S. companies that censor films for screening in China (S. 3835), S2590 [21MY]

——— prohibit reallocation of national defense funding for construction of wall or fence along southern U.S. border, S208 [15JA]

——— restore funding to projects that had funds diverted to fund national emergency declared by President Trump in order to construct a continuous wall or fence along southern U.S. border (S. 3339), S1160 [25FE], S1163 [27FE]

Dept. of Energy: Office of Science funding, S1457 [4MR]

——— reauthorize Weatherization Assistance Program, S1286 [3MR]

Dept. of HHS: address health workforce shortages and disparities highlighted by coronavirus pandemic through additional funding for National Health Service Corps and Nurse Corps (S. 3634), S2843 [10JN]

——— authorize State Opioid Response Grants program and allow use of funding to address methamphetamine and cocaine abuse, S182 [14JA]

——— reauthorize Administration on Aging Lifespan Respite Care Program (S. 995), S1103–S1105 [24FE]

Dept. of the Interior: reauthorize Payments in Lieu of Taxes program, S2846 [10JN]

Dept. of the Interior, environment, and related agencies: making appropriations (H.R. 266), S2177–S2187 [21AP], S2204 [4MY]

Dept. of the Treasury: allow Coronavirus Relief Fund payments to be used to replace revenue shortfalls (S. 3638), S2499 [19MY]

——— enhance Coronavirus Relief Fund to financially assist States and tribal governments affected by coronavirus pandemic (S. 3671), S2325 [7MY]

——— establish Coronavirus Local Community Stabilization Fund (S. 3752), S2521–S2523 [20MY], S2573 [21MY]

——— establish fund to cover wages and benefits of employees furloughed or laid off due to coronavirus emergency, S2395 [13MY]

——— make Reclamation Water Settlements Fund permanent (S. 886), S2743–S2745 [4JN]

——— provide cash payments during coronavirus emergency to persons under a certain income level, S1868 [20MR]

——— provide cash payments to individuals and families during coronavirus emergency, S1907 [22MR]

——— provide flexibility in use of Coronavirus Relief Fund funding by States, local governments, and Indian tribes (S. 3608), S2394, S2395 [13MY], S2541–S2544 [20MY]

——— provide flexibility in use of Coronavirus Relief Fund funding by States, local governments, and Indian tribes (S. 3608), unanimous-consent request, S2314–S2316 [7MY], S2543 [20MY]

Dept. of Transportation: authorize funds for Federal-aid highways and highway safety construction programs, expedite environmental reviews for projects, improve resiliency, and reduce carbon emissions (S. 2302), S1009 [12FE], S1459 [4MR], S2582 [21MY]

Dept. of Veterans Affairs: approval of request for waiver of requirement to test certain payment and delivery models to reduce expenditures (H.J. Res. 80), S997 [11FE]

Disasters: making supplemental appropriations for disaster relief for those affected by earthquakes and other disasters in Puerto Rico (H.R. 5687), S966 [10FE], S972 [11FE]

Diseases and disorders: conduct or support further comprehensive research for creation of universal coronavirus vaccine, S2360 [12MY]

——— making emergency supplemental appropriations for coronavirus preparedness and response (H.R. 6800), S2388, S2392, S2393, S2406, S2415 [13MY], S2431–S2435, S2442, S2443, S2461–S2463 [14MY], S2470, S2471, S2477 [18MY], S2491, S2493–S2497, S2499 [19MY], S2511, S2513–S2518, S2527, S2533–S2535, S2538 [20MY], S2567–S2569, S2573, S2577, S2610 [21MY], S2624 [1JN], S2772 [9JN], S2902 [11JN], S2983–S2985 [16JN]

——— making supplemental appropriations for coronavirus preparedness and response (H.R. 6074), S1449, S1451, S1458, S1464 [4MR], S1512, S1513, S1514, S1516–S1522, S1585 [5MR], S1616, S1618 [9MR], S1678, S1686 [11MR], S1722 [12MR], S1825 [19MR], S1903 [22MR]

——— making supplemental appropriations for coronavirus preparedness and response (H.R. 6074), unanimous-consent agreement, S1507 [4MR]

——— making supplemental appropriations to provide nutrition, health care, and unemployment benefits to those impacted by coronavirus (H.R. 6201), S1722 [12MR], S1747–S1760 [16MR], S1765–S1777 [17MR], S1781–S1804 [18MR], S1817–S1827 [19MR], S1904 [22MR], S1926 [23MR], S2204 [4MY]

——— making supplemental appropriations to provide nutrition, health care, and unemployment benefits to those impacted by coronavirus (H.R. 6201), unanimous-consent agreement, S1790 [18MR]

——— provide additional Federal assistance for nutrition, health care, unemployment benefits, legal services and crisis counseling to those impacted by coronavirus, S1715, S1719–S1721 [12MR]

——— provide emergency assistance and health care response for individuals, families, and businesses affected by coronavirus pandemic, S1877 [20MR], S1879–S1889 [21MR], S1893–S1914 [22MR], S1919–S1969 [23MR], S1975–S2008 [24MR], S2021–S2061 [25MR], S2167–S2170 [9AP], S2173 [16AP], S2175 [20AP], S2177–S2187 [21AP], S2195–S2202, S2204 [4MY], S2225–S2239 [5MY], S2258–S2275, S2277–S2285 [6MY], S2299–S2309, S2313–S2316 [7MY], S2331–S2334 [11MY], S2357–S2366 [12MY], S2387–S2396, S2406–S2409 [13MY], S2431–S2435, S2446, S2448 [14MY], S2469–S2474, S2477 [18MY], S2483, S2493–S2500 [19MY], S2511, S2513–S2518, S2523, S2526–S2528, S2533–S2537, S2539, S2543–S2547 [20MY], S2564–S2569, S2573, S2577 [21MY], S2640 [2JN], S2676–S2679 [3JN], S2703, S2704, S2708, S2712 [4JN], S2841, S2842, S2858, S2859 [10JN], S2983–S2985 [16JN]

——— provide emergency assistance and health care response for individuals, families, and businesses affected by coronavirus pandemic (S. 3548), S1817–S1825, S1828–S1832, S1860 [19MR], S1862–S1872 [20MR]

——— universal coronavirus vaccine research funding, S2005 [24MR]

Federal agencies and departments: reduce waste, fraud, and abuse, S1690–S1691, S1693 [11MR]

Floods: express condolences for victims of, commend first responders to, and provide disaster assistance to those affected by flooding in Kentucky, S949 [10FE]

Foreign aid: rescind unobligated balances for certain international programs as offset for supplemental appropriations for coronavirus preparedness and response, S1513, S1514, S1516–S1518 [5MR]

Forest and Refuge County Foundation: grant Federal charter and establish Natural Resources Permanent Fund to provide stable, increasing, and reliable funding for rural county services, S2845 [10JN]

GAO: release of OMB—Withholding of Ukraine Security Assistance report, S258 [16JA]

Health: efforts to combat coronavirus outbreak, S1283–S1285 [3MR], S1585, S1587 [5MR]

——— pandemic preparedness and global health programs funding, S1037 [12FE], S1276 [3MR]

Iran: limit use of funds for military operations in or against Iran, S177 [14JA]

——— limit use of funds for military operations in or against Iran (S. 1039), S84 [8JA]

Land and Water Conservation Fund: address funding disparity between inland and coastal States, S2846 [10JN]

——— impact on Federal acquisition of land and land management policies, S2835 [9JN]

——— provide permanent, dedicated funding, S2687 [3JN], S2748–S2759 [8JN], S2773–S2787, S2790, S2792–S2794, S2797–S2802, S2834–S2837 [9JN], S2840, S2845–S2852, S2862, S2865, S2871 [10JN], S2901, S2911–S2913, S2915–S2920, S2922–S2928 [11JN], S2949–S2956 [12JN], S2960, S2963–S2972 [15JN], S2982, S2994–S2996, S3006–S3010 [16JN]

——— provide permanent, dedicated funding (S. 1081), S1592 [5MR]

——— provide permanent, dedicated funding (S. 3422), S1640 [9MR], S1642, S1662 [10MR], S2260 [6MY], S2723 [4JN]

Law enforcment: calls to defund police, S2748 [8JN], S2774, S2790 [9JN]

——— oppose calls to defund police, S2920 [11JN], S2992 [16JN]

——— oppose calls to defund police (S. Res. 613), S2863, S2864 [10JN]

——— oppose calls to defund police (S. Res. 613), unanimous-consent request, S2864 [10JN]

National Endowment for the Humanities: funding, S1153 [25FE]

National Park Service: National Park Service Legacy Restoration Fund funding through increase in visa fees for foreign visitors entering U.S. and park entrance fees for U.S. citizens, S2750 [8JN], S2835 [9JN]

Navy: shipbuilding funding, S1589 [5MR]

North American Development Bank: authorize U.S. participation in a general capital increase, S263 [16JA]

Older Americans Act: authorize appropriations (H.R. 4334), S1445 [3MR], S1468, S1471 [4MR]

Research: require Federal grant recipients disclose foreign ties, streamline grant application process, deny visas to certain foreign researchers, and require universities disclose foreign monetary gifts, S2541 [20MY]

SBA: provide relief from coronavirus for small business concerns, S1897, S1899 [22MR], S1924 [23MR], S1999 [24MR], S2056 [25MR], S2167–S2170 [9AP], S2173 [16AP], S2175 [20AP], S2177–S2187 [21AP], S2204 [4MY], S2264, S2272, S2273 [6MY]

——— provide relief from coronavirus for small business concerns, unanimous-consent request, S2168, S2170 [9AP]

——— report on coronavirus recovery small business programs (S. 3604), S2227, S2232–S2235 [5MY], S2533–S2535 [20MY]

——— report on coronavirus recovery small business programs (S. 3604), unanimous-consent request, S2234 [5MY]

Senate: address need for oversight hearing on implementation of supplemental emergency coronavirus legislation, S2197 [4MY]

——— legislative priorities, S2636 [2JN], S2661–S2663 [3JN], S2901 [11JN]

Telecommunications: prohibit use of Federal funds to purchase communications equipment or services posing national security risks and provide reimbursement for replacement of equipment or services posing such risks (H.R. 4998), S1236 [27FE], S1463 [4MR], S2663 [3JN]

Trump, President: evaluation of administration relative to efforts to combat coronavirus outbreak, S1102 [24FE], S1125, S1126 [25FE], S1161, S1172 [27FE], S1239 [2MR], S1274–S1277, S1279–S1281 [3MR], S1451 [4MR], S1615, S1618 [9MR], S1641, S1642 [10MR], S1677, S1683 [11MR], S1713–S1716 [12MR], S1825 [19MR], S2255, S2261–S2263 [6MY], S2483, S2495–S2497 [19MY], S2517 [20MY], S2664 [3JN], S2870 [10JN], S2902 [11JN]

——— House of Representatives’ appointment and authorization of managers for impeachment trial (H. Res. 798), S266 [16JA]

U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service: extend authorization of appropriations for allocation to carry out approved wetlands conservation projects (H.R. 925), S148 [9JA]

Violence Against Women Act: reauthorize (H.R. 1585), S71 [8JA]

——— reauthorize (S. 2920), S71 [8JA], S1023–S1025 [12FE], S2306 [7MY]

Voting: expand vote by mail and early voting and improve safety, accessibility, and efficiency of in-person voting during elections for Federal office (H.R. 7068), S2771 [9JN]

WHO: withdrawal of U.S. membership, S2671 [3JN]

Reports

Budget Scorekeeping: CBO, S1179–S1182 [27FE]

OMB Violations of Impoundment Control Act Relative to Ukraine Security Assistance: Committee on the Budget (House), E105 [29JA]

OMB—Withholding of Ukraine Security Assistance: GAO, E99–E101 [29JA]

Status of the Budget: Committee on the Budget (House), H295–H298 [15JA], H2380–H2384 [11JN]

Reports filed

Adopt H. Res. 935, Committee on Oversight and Reform (House) Subcommittee on the Coronavirus Crisis (Select) Establishment as a Select Investigative Subcommittee: Committee on Rules (House) (H. Res. 938) (H. Rept. 116–419), H1956 [23AP]

AI in Government Act: Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs (Senate) (S. 1363) (S. Rept. 116–225), S2632 [1JN]

Allocation to Subcommittees of Budget Totals for Fiscal Year 2020: Committee on Appropriations (Senate) (S. Rept. 116–207), S244 [15JA]

——— Committee on Appropriations (Senate) (S. Rept. 116–223), S1597 [5MR]

——— Committee on Appropriations (Senate) (S. Rept. 116–224), S2214 [4MY]

America’s Transportation Infrastructure Act: Committee on Environment and Public Works (Senate) (S. 2302) (S. Rept. 116–200), S93 [8JA]

Bonuses for Cost-Cutters Act: Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs (Senate) (S. 2618) (S. Rept. 116–231), S2807 [9JN]

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

Congressional Budget Justification Transparency Act: Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs (Senate) (S. 2560) (S. Rept. 116–221), S1255 [2MR]

Consideration of H. Res. 965, Remote Voting by Proxy in House of Representatives and Official Remote Committee Proceedings During Coronavirus Emergency: Committee on Rules (House) (H. Res. 967) (H. Rept. 116–421), H2003 [14MY]

Consideration of H.R. 5687, Supplemental Appropriations for Disaster Relief for Those Affected by Earthquakes and Other Disasters in Puerto Rico: Committee on Rules (House) (H. Res. 833) (H. Rept. 116–392), H847 [5FE]

Consideration of H.R. 6800, Health and Economic Recovery Omnibus Emergency Solutions (HEROES) Act: Committee on Rules (House) (H. Res. 967) (H. Rept. 116–421), H2003 [14MY]

Consideration of Motions To Suspend House Rules and Consider Certain Legislation: Committee on Rules (House) (H. Rept. 116–421), H2003 [14MY]

——— Committee on Rules (House) (H. Res. 877) (H. Rept. 116–411), H1437 [2MR]

Consideration of Senate Amendment to H.R. 550, Prohibit Use of Funds for Unauthorized Military Force Against Iran and Repeal Authority To Use Armed Forces Against Iraq: Committee on Rules (House) (H. Res. 811) (H. Rept. 116–383), H564 [27JA]

Consideration of Senate Amendment to H.R. 2486, Fostering Undergraduate Talent by Unlocking Resources for Education (FUTURE) Act: Committee on Rules (House) (H. Res. 891) (H. Rept. 116–415), H1586 [10MR]

Dept. of Energy Advanced Research Projects Agency-Energy (ARPA-E) Reauthorization: Committee on Energy and Natural Resources (Senate) (S. 2714) (S. Rept. 116–195), S58 [7JA]

Dept. of Homeland Security Operation Stonegarden Grant Program Authorization: Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs (Senate) (S. 2750) (S. Rept. 116–212), S856 [4FE]

Dept. of the Interior Provision of Financial Assistance to California for Nutria Eradication and Control: Committee on Natural Resources (House) (H.R. 3399) (H. Rept. 116–405), H1189 [25FE]

Highly Rural Veteran Transportation Program Extension Act: Committee on Veterans’ Affairs (Senate) (S. 850), S942 [5FE]

Improve Certain Dept. of Defense Defense and Security Assistance Policies and Authorize Appropriation of Funds to Israel: Committee on Foreign Relations (Senate) (S. 3176), S2696 [3JN]

Intelligence Services Appropriations: Committee on Intelligence (Senate, Select) (S. 3905), S2762 [8JN]

Land and Water Conservation Fund Permanent Funding Act: Committee on Energy and Natural Resources (Senate) (S. 1081), S1155 [25FE]

National Sea Grant College Program Reauthorization and Amendment: Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation (Senate) (S. 910) (S. Rept. 116–216), S1073 [13FE]

Recommendations To Encourage Congressional Civility and Bipartisanship, Streamline Processes and Save Taxpayer Money, and Improve Constituent Services: Committee on the Modernization of Congress (House, Select) (H. Rept. 116–408), H1189 [25FE]

Same-Day Consideration of Resolutions Allowing Consideration of Certain Legislation: Committee on Rules (House) (H. Rept. 116–421), H2003 [14MY]

——— Committee on Rules (House) (H. Res. 877) (H. Rept. 116–411), H1437 [2MR]

Statements

Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act: President Trump, H1914 [23AP]

Summaries

Alternative Proposals to H.R. 748, Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act, E353 [7AP]

Tables

Accounts identified for advance appropriations, H1969 [1MY]

Budget aggregates, S239 [15JA], S1592 [5MR], S2204, S2206 [4MY], H1420 [28FE], H1968 [1MY]

Committee on Appropriations (House) spending allocations revisions, H1421 [28FE]

Committee on Appropriations (House) spending authority, H1968 [1MY]

Committee on Appropriations (Senate) current level report on spending and revenues, S238 [15JA], S2728, S2729 [4JN]

Committee on Appropriations (Senate) enacted changes in mandatory spending programs, S237 [15JA], S2727, S2728 [4JN]

Committee on Appropriations (Senate) enacted emergency and overseas contingency operations spending, S2728 [4JN]

Committee on Appropriations (Senate) enacted regular discretionary appropriations, S237 [15JA], S2727 [4JN]

Committee on Appropriations (Senate) spending allocations revisions, S239 [15JA], S1592 [5MR], S2204, S2205 [4MY]

House of Representatives Office of General Counsel aggregate amount expended on outside counsel or other experts, H146 [9JA], H1897 [21AP]

Pay-as-you-go scorecard, S238 [15JA], S2206 [4MY], S2730 [4JN]

Senate authorizing committees enacted direct spending above or below budget resolutions, S237 [15JA], S2205 [4MY], S2727 [4JN]

Spending authority for House authorizing committees, H1968 [1MY]

Texts of

H. Res. 798, House of Representatives’ appointment and authorization of managers for impeachment trial of President Trump, S266 [16JA]

H. Res. 811, consideration of Senate amendment to H.R. 550, prohibit use of funds for unauthorized military force against Iran and repeal authority to use Armed Forces against Iraq, H579 [28JA]

H. Res. 833, consideration of H.R. 5687, supplemental appropriations for disaster relief for those affected by earthquakes and other disasters in Puerto Rico, H859 [6FE]

H. Res. 877, consideration of motions to suspend House Rules and consider certain legislation, H1477 [4MR]

H. Res. 877, same-day consideration of resolutions allowing consideration of certain legislation, H1477 [4MR]

H. Res. 891, consideration of Senate amendment to H.R. 2486, Fostering Undergraduate Talent by Unlocking Resources for Education (FUTURE) Act, H1599 [11MR]

H. Res. 904, corrections in engrossment of H.R. 6201, Families First Coronavirus Response Act, H1698–H1707 [16MR]

H. Res. 911, consideration of Senate amendment to H.R. 748, Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act, H1731 [27MR]

H. Res. 935, Committee on Oversight and Reform (House) Subcommittee on the Coronavirus Crisis (Select) establishment as a select investigative subcommittee, H1953 [23AP]

H. Res. 938, adopt H. Res. 935, Committee on Oversight and Reform (House) Subcommittee on the Coronavirus Crisis (Select) establishment as a select investigative subcommittee, H1907 [23AP]

H. Res. 967, consideration of H.R. 6800, Health and Economic Recovery Omnibus Emergency Solutions (HEROES) Act, H2007 [15MY]

H. Res. 967, consideration of motions to suspend House Rules and consider certain legislation, H2007 [15MY]

H. Res. 967, same-day consideration of resolutions allowing consideration of certain legislation, H2007 [15MY]

H.J. Res. 80, approval of Dept. of Veterans Affairs request for waiver of requirement to test certain payment and delivery models to reduce expenditures, H185 [13JA]

H.R. 266, Paycheck Protection Program and Health Care Enhancement Act, H1920–H1923 [23AP]

H.R. 748, Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act, H1732–H1818 [27MR]

H.R. 1620, Chesapeake Bay Program reauthorization, H796 [5FE]

H.R. 2427, Chesapeake Bay Gateways and Watertrails Network reauthorization, H1204 [26FE]

H.R. 3399, Dept. of the Interior provision of financial assistance to California for nutria eradication and control, H1208 [26FE]

H.R. 3413, DHS Acquisition Reform Act, H995–H997 [10FE]

H.R. 4031, Great Lakes Restoration Initiative (GLRI) Act, H799 [5FE]

H.R. 4044, Protect and Restore America’s Estuaries Act, H780 [5FE]

H.R. 4334, Supporting Older Americans Act, H1640–H1648 [11MR]

H.R. 5687, supplemental appropriations for disaster relief for those affected by earthquakes and other disasters in Puerto Rico, H947–H953 [7FE]

H.R. 6074, supplemental appropriations for coronavirus preparedness and response, H1489–H1492 [4MR]

H.R. 6160, Dept. of Homeland Security Chemical Facility Anti-Terrorism Standards Program extension, H1692 [13MR]

H.R. 6201, Families First Coronavirus Response Act, H1675–H1687 [13MR]

H.R. 6800, Health and Economic Recovery Omnibus Emergency Solutions (HEROES) Act, H2042–H2220 [15MY]

S. 886, Indian Water Rights Settlement Extension Act, S2743–S2745 [4JN]

S. 995, Dept. of HHS Administration on Aging Lifespan Respite Care Program reauthorization, S1105 [24FE]

S. 3339, Restoring Military Priorities Act, S1159 [25FE]

S. 3359, Tribal Transportation Equity and Transparency Improvement Act, S1223–S1225 [27FE]

S. 3548, Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act, S1834–S1859 [19MR]

S. 3634, Health Heroes 2020 Act, S2292 [6MY]

S. Res. 484, recognize anniversary and rescind refugee and Muslim ban, defund Migrant Protection Protocols, and restore refugee resettlement to historic norms, S641 [28JA]

S. Res. 594, call for payments to States for Child Care and Development Block Grant Program to cover losses experienced by child care providers due to coronavirus pandemic, S2605 [21MY]

S. Res. 613, call for justice relative to death of George Floyd and oppose calls to defund police, S2879 [10JN]