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Watchdog firings show Congress still feels effects of impeachment

May 28, 2020  ·  Casey Burgat
Source: C-SPAN. While it may feel like the impeachment of President Trump was a lifetime ago, the effects of his acquittal linger in Congress, especially regarding matters of congressional oversight… Read More

Event: Money in the House of Representatives

May 27, 2020  ·  Kevin Kosar
Source: WashingtonPost.com Money—it is a fact of life for the legislator. It is widely understood that elected officials raise money for reelection. Less well known is how fundraising affects… Read More

House of Representatives authorizes electronic submission of committee reports

May 26, 2020  ·  Kevin Kosar
The House of Representatives took another step toward adjusting its operations to the COVID-19 reality. This past week, the Clerk’s office authorized electronic submission of committee reports. Previously, committees… Read More

Video: Foreign affairs: How Congress can play a constructive role

May 22, 2020  ·  Kevin Kosar
This video came from the May 12 gathering of the Legislative Branch Capacity Working Group. The Executive Branch is not the only voice in foreign policymaking. The Constitution gives Congress… Read More

ICYMI: House adopts resolution on proxy voting

May 21, 2020  ·  Kevin Kosar
According to the First Branch Forecast: The House enacted an historic resolution (H. Res. 965) that provides for proxy voting on the House floor… Read More

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