Federal Overview

December 3, 2020

The House is in at 10 AM for Morning Hour and 12 PM for Legislative Business with first votes at 5 - 6 PM and last votes at 6 - 7 PM. Votes on 23 suspension bills:

  • H.R. 7903: To amend the Small Business Act to establish the Community Advantage Loan Program
  • H.R. 8211: 504 Modernization and Small Manufacturer Enhancement Act of 2020
  • H.R. 8199: 504 Credit Risk Management Improvement Act of 2020
  • H.R. 8229: Parity for HUBZone Appeals Act of 2020
  • H.R. 5517: Gandhi-King Scholarly Exchange Initiative Act, as amended
  • H.R. 1819: War Crimes Rewards Expansion Act
  • H.R. 3571: City and State Diplomacy Act, as amended
  • H.Res. 996: Expressing the sense of Congress that the activities of Russian national Yevgeniy Prigozhin and his affiliated entities pose a threat to the national interests and security of the United States and of its allies and partners, as amended
  • H.Res. 958: Condemning the practice of politically motivated imprisonment and calling for the immediate release of political prisoners in the Russian Federation and urging action by the United States Government to impose sanctions with respect to persons responsible for that form of human rights abuse
  • H.Res. 17: Expressing concern over the detention of Austin Tice, and other purposes, as amended
  • H.Res. 1115 : Calling for the Immediate Release of Trevor Reed, a United States Citizen who was Unjustly Sentenced to 9 Years in a Russian Prison, as amended
  • H.R. 1049: National Heritage Area Act of 2020, as amended
  • S. 199: Leech Lake Band of Ojibwe Reservation Restoration Act
  • S. 212: Indian Community Economic Enhancement Act of 2020, as amended
  • S. 914: Coordinated Ocean Observations and Research Act of 2020, as amended
  • S. 1342: Great Lakes Environmental Sensitivity Index Act of 2020, as amended
  • H.R. 306 : Kettle Creek Battlefield Survey Act, as amended
  • S. 2981: National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration Commissioned Officer Corps Amendments Act of 2020
  • H.R. 3682: Land Grant-Mercedes Traditional Use Recognition and Consultation Act, as amended
  • H.R. 4153: Health Care Access for Urban Native Veterans Act
  • H.R. 7045: To require the Secretary of Agriculture to conduct a study on lands that could be included in a National Forest in Hawai'i, and for other purposes
  • H.R. 8810: National Landslide Preparedness Act, as amended
  • H.R. 1380: Big Cat Public Safety Act


The Senate is in at 10 AM with votes on:

  • Confirmation of Christopher Waller, of Minnesota, to be a Member of the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System
  • Motion to invoke cloture on Liam P. Hardy, of Virginia, to be a Judge of the United States Court of Appeals for the Armed Forces
  • Confirmation of Liam P. Hardy, of Virginia, to be a Judge of the United States Court of Appeals for the Armed Forces