The Senate is back in session this week and the House reconvenes next Tuesday after the August recess. There is a lot of legislative business at hand, and many members have already turned their focus to the November election. Read the full newsletter here
Time is running short for legislators to accomplish their goals prior to the August recess… just this week and next. Members are prioritizing items and leaving others until after Labor Day. Note: the Washington Update will also be on recess until after Labor Day. Read...
ReconciliationWhat a difference a week makes. Senate Democrats are zeroing in on a health-focused reconciliation effort after Sen. Joe Manchin (D-WV) expressed opposition to climate and tax-related policies within the filibuster-proof bill. It sounds as though the...
Congress returns this week for the sprint between Independence Day and August Recess, in which the House and Senate both try to crank through legislative “to-do lists” before the late summer break. Read the full newsletter here
Congress returns to Washington, D.C. this week to kick off the June work period. Gun control legislation is expected to be at the forefront of this month’s congressional agenda following the recent string of mass shootings, with House Democrats readying floor...
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