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November 21, 2020

Weekly Digest of the Congressional Record

House

November 16, 2020Record (Prayer), Digest (Activity, Cal., On the Floor, Passed: 8), Extensions

H.R. 6395: William M. (Mac) Thornberry National Defense Authorization Act

H.R. 8294: National Apprenticeship Act

Next Meeting: 10 a.m., Tuesday, November 24, 2020



Senate

November 16, 2020Record (Prayer), Digest (Summary, Cal./Exec., On the Floor, Passed: 13)

51-38, Senate agreed to bring debate to a close on the nomination of Kristi Haskins Johnson to be United States District Judge for the Southern District of Mississippi.

Reported: 6

November 17, 2020Record (Prayer), Digest (Summary, Cal./Exec., On the Floor, Passed: 6)

53-43, Senate confirmed the nomination of Kristi Haskins Johnson, of Mississippi, to be United States District Judge for the Southern District of Mississippi.

52-44, Senate confirmed the nomination of Benjamin Joel Beaton, of Kentucky, to be United States District Judge for the Western District of Kentucky.

47-50, Senate did not bring debate to a close on the nomination of Judy Shelton to be a Member of the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System.

50-43, Senate confirmed the nomination of Toby Crouse, of Kansas, to be United States District Judge for the District of Kansas.

Committee Meetings (Congress.gov, Reported: 5)

49-43, Senate confirmed the nomination of Stephen A. Vaden, of Tennessee, to be a Judge of the United States Court of International Trade.

49-41, Senate confirmed the nomination of Kathryn Kimball Mizelle, of Florida, to be United States District Judge for the Middle District of Florida.

November 20, 2020Record, Digest (Summary, Calendar/Executive)

Next Meeting: 12:15 p.m., Tuesday, November 24, 2020

November 13, 2020

Weekly Digest of the Congressional Record

House

November 9, 2020 — Record (Prayer), Digest (ActivityCal.)Extensions


November 12, 2020 — Record (Prayer), Digest (ActivityCal.)Extensions


Next Meeting: 2 p.m., Monday, November 16, 2020

Text of Bills for the Week of November 16, 2020



Senate

November 9, 2020 — Record (Prayer), Digest (SummaryCal./Exec.On the Floor)

62-23, Senate agreed to bring debate to a close on the nomination of James Ray Knepp II, of Ohio, to be United States District Judge for the Northern District of Ohio.

Reported: 4

November 10, 2020 — Record (Prayer), Digest (SummaryCal./Exec.On the FloorPassed: 2)

64-24, Senate confirmed the nomination of James Ray Knepp II, of Ohio, to be United States District Judge for the Northern District of Ohio.

Committee Meetings (Congress.gov)

November 12, 2020 — Record (Prayer), Digest (SummaryCal./Exec.On the FloorPassed: 15)

56-21, Senate confirmed the nomination of Aileen Mercedes Cannon, of Florida, to be U.S. District Judge for the Southern District of Florida.

Next Meeting: 3 p.m., Monday, November 16, 2020

November 7, 2020

Weekly Digest of the Congressional Record

House

November 2, 2020 — Record (Prayer), Digest (ActivityCal.)Extensions

November 5, 2020 — Record (Prayer), Digest (ActivityCal.)Extensions

Next Meeting: 10 a.m., Monday, November 9, 2020



Senate

November 3, 2020 — RecordDigest (SummaryCalendar/Executive)

November 6, 2020 — RecordDigest (SummaryCalendar/Executive)

Next Meeting3 p.m., Monday, November 9, 2020

October 31, 2020

Weekly Digest of the Congressional Record

House

October 27, 2020 — Record (Prayer), Digest (ActivityCal.)Extensions


October 30, 2020 — Record (Prayer), Digest (ActivityCal.)Extensions


Next Meeting: 10 a.m., Monday, November 2, 2020



Senate

October 25, 2020 — Record (Prayer), Digest (SummaryCalendar/Executive)

Continued legislative day of Monday, October 19, 2020

51-48, Senate agreed to bring debate to a close on the nomination of Amy Coney Barrett, of Indiana, to be an Associate Justice of the Supreme Court of the United States.

October 26, 2020 — See 10/25 (Prayer), Digest

Continued legislative day of Monday, October 19, 2020

52-48, Senate confirmed the nomination of Amy Coney Barrett, of Indiana, to be an Associate Justice of the Supreme Court of the United States.

October 27, 2020 — RecordDigest (SummaryCalendar/Executive)

October 30, 2020 — RecordDigest (SummaryCalendar/Executive)

Next Meeting: 10:15 a.m., Tuesday, November 3, 2020

October 24, 2020

Weekly Digest of the Congressional Record

House

October 20, 2020 — Record (Prayer), Digest (ActivityCal.)Extensions

Committee Meeting

October 23, 2020 — Record (Prayer), Digest (ActivityCal.)Extensions

Next Meeting: 10 a.m., Tuesday, October 27, 2020



Senate

October 19, 2020 — Record (Prayer), Digest (SummaryCal./Exec.On the Floor)

43-48, Senate rejected the Motion to Proceed to H.J.Res. 90; A joint resolution providing for congressional disapproval under chapter 8 of title 5, United States Code, of the rule submitted by the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency relating to “Community Reinvestment Act Regulations”.

Reported: 3

October 20, 2020 — See 11/19 (Prayer), Digest (SummaryCal./Exec.On the Floor)

Continued legislative day of Monday, October 19, 2020

40-57, Senate rejected the Motion to Table McConnell Amdt. No. 2680; To improve the small business programs. (S. 178)

45-52, Senate rejected the Motion to Table the Motion to Proceed to S. 4675; A bill to amend the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act.

52-43, Senate agreed to the Motion to Proceed to Executive Session to Consider the nomination of Michael Newman to be U.S. District Judge for the Southern District of Ohio.

Reported: 2

October 21, 2020 — Record (Prayer), Digest (SummaryCal./Exec.On the Floor)

Continued legislative day of Monday, October 19, 2020

51-44, Senate did not bring debate to a close on the Motion to Concur in the House Amendment to S. 178 with Amendment No. 2652

October 22, 2020 — Record (Prayer), Digest (SummaryCal./Exec.On the Floor)

Continued legislative day of Monday, October 19, 2020

67-30, Senate confirmed the nomination of Michael Jay Newman, of Ohio, to be U.S. District Judge for the Southern District of Ohio.

October 23, 2020 — Record (Prayer), Digest (SummaryCal./Exec.On the Floor)

Continued legislative day of Monday, October 19, 2020

51-46, Senate agreed to the Motion to Proceed to Executive Session to Consider the Nomination of Amy Coney Barrett to be an Associate Justice of the Supreme Court of the United States.

53-44, Senate agreed to the Motion to Table the Motion to Indefinitely Postpone the Barrett Nomination.

53-44, Senate agreed to the Motion to Table the Motion to Recommit the Barrett Nomination to the Committee on the Judiciary.

Committee Meeting

October 24, 2020 — Record (Prayer), Digest (SummaryCalendar/Executive)

Continued legislative day of Monday, October 19, 2020

Next Meeting: 12 noon, Sunday, October 25, 2020

October 10, 2020

October 3, 2020

Weekly Digest of the Congressional Record

House

September 29, 2020Record (Prayer), Digest (Activity, Cal., Passed: 24), Extensions

H.Res. 1148: Raising a question of the privileges of the House
Suspension: H.Res. 1155

Committee Meetings (Related Documents, Congress.gov, Reported: 17)

September 30, 2020Record (Prayer), Digest (Activity, Cal., Passed: 22), Extensions

H.R. 6270: Uyghur Forced Labor Disclosure Act
Suspension: H.R. 4764
H.Res. 1161: Providing for consideration of the Senate amendments to H.R. 925

Committee Meetings (Related Documents, Congress.gov, Reported: 1)

October 1, 2020Record (Prayer), Digest (Activity, Cal., On the Floor, Passed: 19), Extensions

H.R. 925: The Heroes Act
H.Res. 1164: Providing for consideration of H.Res. 1153, H.Res. 1154

Committee Meetings (Related Documents, Congress.gov, Reported: 1)

October 2, 2020Record (Prayer), Digest (Activity, Cal., On the Floor, Passed: 3), Extensions

H.Res. 1153: Condemning unwanted, unnecessary medical procedures on individuals without their full, informed consent
H.Res. 1154: Condemning QAnon and rejecting the conspiracy theories it promotes

Legislative Program

Prayer for the President

Committee Meetings (Related Documents, Congress.gov)

Next Meeting: 9 a.m. Tuesday, October 6, 2020



Senate

September 28, 2020Record, Digest (Summary, Calendar/Executive)

September 29, 2020Record (Prayer), Digest (Summary, Cal./Exec., On the Floor)

82-6, Senate agreed to bring debate to a close: H.R. 8337; A bill making continuing appropriations for fiscal year 2021, and for other purposes.

September 30, 2020Record (Prayer), Digest (Summary, Cal./Exec., On the Floor, Bills Passed: 24)

84-10, Senate passed H.R. 8337; A bill making continuing appropriations for fiscal year 2021, and for other purposes.

48-46, Senate agreed to the Motion to Proceed to the House Message to Accompany S. 178; A bill to condemn gross human rights violations of ethnic Turkic Muslims in Xinjiang, and calling for an end to arbitrary detention, torture, and harassment of these communities inside and outside China.

47-47, Senate rejected the Motion to Table Tillis Amdt. No. 2673; To amend the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act to prohibit pre-existing condition exclusions. (S. 178)

Committee Meetings (Congress.gov, Reported: 2)

October 1, 2020Record (Prayer), Digest (Summary, Cal./Exec., On the Floor, Passed: 4)

51-43, Senate did not bring debate to a close on the Motion to Proceed to S. 4653; A bill to protect the healthcare of hundreds of millions of people of the United States and prevent efforts of the Department of Justice to advocate courts to strike down the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act.

Committee Meetings (Congress.gov, Reported: 4)

Next Meeting: 4:30 p.m., Monday, October 5, 2020

September 26, 2020

Weekly Digest of the Congressional Record

House

September 21, 2020 — Record (Prayer), Digest (ActivityCal.On the FloorPassed: 41)Extensions

Committee Meetings (Related DocumentsCongress.govReported: 5)

September 22, 2020 — Record (Prayer), Digest (ActivityCal.On the FloorPassed: 18)Extensions

Suspensions: H.R. 6210, H.R. 5664, H.R. 8337

Committee Meetings (Related DocumentsCongress.govReported: 2)

September 23, 2020 — Record (Prayer), Digest (ActivityCal.On the FloorPassed: 13)Extensions

H.Res. 1129: Providing for consideration of H.R. 4447, H.R. 6270, H.R. 8319
H.R. 451: Dont Break Up the T-Band Act of 2020

Committee Meetings (Related DocumentsCongress.gov)

September 24, 2020 — Record (Prayer), Digest (ActivityCal.On the FloorPassed: 2)Extensions

H.R. 4447: Expanding Access to Sustainable Energy Act

Committee Meetings (Related DocumentsCongress.govReported: 7)

September 25, 2020 — Record (Prayer), Digest (ActivityCal.)Extensions

Committee Meetings (Related DocumentsCongress.govReported: 1)

Next Meeting: Noon, Tuesday, September 29, 2020

Text of Bills for the Week of September 28, 2020



Senate

September 21, 2020 — Record (Prayer), Digest (SummaryCal./Exec.On the FloorPassed: 1)

65-25, Senate agreed to bring debate to a close on the nomination of Edward Hulvey Meyers to be a Judge of the U.S. Court of Federal Claims.

Committee Meetings (Congress.gov)

September 22, 2020 — Record (Prayer), Digest (SummaryCal./Exec.On the Floor)

66-27, Senate confirmed the nomination of Edward Hulvey Meyers, of Maryland, to be a Judge of the U.S. Court of Federal Claims.

49-44, Senate confirmed the nomination of Andrea R. Lucas, of Virginia, to be a Member of the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission.

52-41, Senate confirmed the nomination of Keith E. Sonderling, of Florida, to be a Member of the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission.


Committee Meetings (Congress.gov)

September 23, 2020 — Record (Prayer), Digest (SummaryCal./Exec.On the FloorPassed: 1)

70-27, Senate confirmed the nomination of John Charles Hinderaker, of Arizona, to be U.S. District Judge for the District of Arizona.

54-42, Senate confirmed the nomination of Jocelyn Samuels, of Maryland, to be a Member of the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission.

Committee Meetings (Congress.gov)

September 24, 2020 — Record (Prayer), Digest (SummaryCal./Exec.On the FloorPassed: 12)

93-2, Senate confirmed the nomination of Roderick C. Young, of Virginia, to be United States District Judge for the Eastern District of Virginia.

93-2, Senate agreed to the Motion to Proceed to H.R. 8337; A bill making continuing appropriations for fiscal year 2021, and for other purposes.

Committee Meetings (Congress.govReported: 3)

Next Meeting: 2:45 p.m., Monday, September 28, 2020

September 19, 2020

Weekly Digest of the Congressional Record

House

September 14, 2020Record (Prayer), Digest (Activity, Cal., On the Floor, Passed: 24), Extensions

Suspensions: H.R. 4894, S. 2193

Committee Meetings (Related DocumentsCongress.govReported: 3)

September 15, 2020 — Record (Prayer), Digest (ActivityCal.On the FloorBills Passed: 2)Extensions

H.Res. 1107: Providing for consideration of H.R. 2574, H.R. 2639, H.R. 2694, H.Res. 908
H.R. 2639: Strength in Diversity Act

Committee Meetings (Related DocumentsCongress.govReported: 2)

September 16, 2020Record (Prayer), Digest (Activity, Cal., On the Floor, Passed: 8), Extensions

H.R. 7909: Ensuring Children and Child Care Workers Are Safe Act
H.R. 2574: Equity and Inclusion Enforcement Act 

Committee Meetings (Related Documents, Congress.gov, Reported: 4)

September 17, 2020 — Record (Prayer), Digest (ActivityCal.On the FloorPassed: 2)Extensions

H.Res. 908: Condemning all forms of anti-Asian sentiment as related to COVID-19
H.R. 2694: Pregnant Workers Fairness Act

Legislative Program for next week

Committee Meetings (Related DocumentsCongress.govReported: 5)

September 18, 2020 — Record (Prayer), Digest (ActivityCal.)Extensions

Committee Meeting (Related DocumentsCongress.govReported: 9)

Next Meeting: 12 noon, Monday, September 21, 2020

Text of Bills for the Week of September 21, 2020



Senate

September 14, 2020 — Record (Prayer), Digest (ActivityCal.On the FloorPassed: 24)Extensions

77-12, Senate agreed to bring debate to a close on the nomination of Mark C. Scarsi, to be United States District Judge for the Central District of California.

Committee Meeting (Congress.gov)

September 15, 2020 — Record (Prayer), Digest (SummaryCal./Exec.On the FloorPassed: 2)

83-12, Senate confirmed the nomination of Mark C. Scarsi, of California, to be United States District Judge for the Central District of California.

92-4, Senate confirmed the nomination of Stanley Blumenfeld, of California, to be United States District Judge for the Central District of California.

83-12, Senate confirmed the nomination of John W. Holcomb, of California, to be United States District Judge for the Central District of California.

Committee Meetings (Congress.govReported: 13)

September 16, 2020Record (Prayer), Digest (Summary, Cal./Exec., On the Floor, Passed: 4)

86-10, Senate confirmed the nomination of Todd Wallace Robinson, to be United States District Judge for the Southern District of California.

55-41, Senate confirmed the nomination of David W. Dugan, to be United States District Judge for the Southern District of Illinois.

55-41, Senate confirmed the nomination of Stephen P. McGlynn, to be United States District Judge for the Southern District of Illinois.

Committee Meetings (Congress.gov)

September 17, 2020 — Record (Prayer), Digest (SummaryCal./Exec.On the FloorPassed: 10)

68-26, Senate confirmed the nomination of Franklin Ulyses Valderrama, to be United States District Judge for the Northern District of Illinois.

77-14, Senate confirmed the nomination of Iain D. Johnston, of Illinois, to be United States District Judge for the Northern District of Illinois.

Committee Meetings (Congress.gov)

Next Meeting: 3 p.m., Monday, September 21, 2020

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