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3/2/21
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PSW Weekly Round-Up - 3/1

With House passage early Saturday morning of President Biden’s $1.9 trillion American Rescue Plan, the action now shifts to the Senate, which could take up the bill as soon as Wednesday.

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2/23/21
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PSW Weekly Round-Up - 2/22

The Senate remains focused on Cabinet nominations while the House is moving toward floor consideration of the Covid-relief reconciliation bill.

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2/17/21
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PSW Weekly Round-Up - 2/16

House Democrats are moving forward with reconciliation legislation to provide $1.9 trillion in Covid relief, with a floor vote expected late next week. In the Senate, Democrats have adopted new caucus rules that have resulted in numerous changes in subcommittee leadership, particularly at the Appropriations Committee.

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2/9/21
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PSW Weekly Round-Up - 2/8

This week the focus in the House will be on committee markups of Covid-related reconciliation legislation, while attention in the Senate will be on the impeachment trial of former President Trump.we

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2/2/21
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PSW Weekly Round-Up - 2/1

The Senate will continue to process Cabinet nominations this week, but the legislative focus in both chambers will be on a budget resolution that lays the groundwork for consideration of a reconciliation bill designed to encompass much of President Biden’s Covid-relief package.

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1/27/21
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PSW Weekly Round-Up - 1/25

Senate leaders Schumer and McConnell were able to reach an agreement on the starting date for the impeachment trial but have not yet been able to find common ground on a Senate organizing resolution, leaving some committees unable to schedule confirmation hearings.

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1/20/21
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PSW Weekly Update - 1/19

Senate Democrats would like to move quickly to confirm Biden’s nominees, but Republicans have raised a number of roadblocks.

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1/12/21
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PSW Weekly Round-Up - 1/11

The House is planning to pass an impeachment resolution on Wednesday, but it’s unclear when a Senate trial would begin. On Thursday, President-elect Biden plans to unveil a package of legislative proposals to provide further Covid relief.

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1/4/21
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PSW Weekly Round-Up - 1/4

The 117th Congress has convened, Nancy Pelosi has been re-elected as House Speaker, and control of the Senate awaits the outcome of Tuesday’s runoff races in Georgia.

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