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USHR24EngrossThis resolution impeaches President Donald John Trump for high crimes and misdemeanors. Specifically, the resolution sets forth an article of impeachment stating that President Trump incited an insurrection against the government of the United States...
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2021-02-13
The Senate adjudges that Donald John Trump, former President of the United States, is not guilty as charged in the Article of Impeachment by Yea-Nay Vote. 57 - 43. Record Vote Number: 59.
USSR36IntroA resolution reaffirming the strategic partnership between the United States and Mongolia and recognizing the 30th anniversary of democracy in Mongolia.
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2021-02-08
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USSR44IntroA resolution denouncing the Maduro regime's fraudulent legislative elections, the absence of acceptable conditions to ensure free, fair, and transparent electoral processes in Venezuela, and the further erosion of Venezuelan democracy.
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2021-02-08
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USSR35IntroA resolution condemning the military coup that took place on February 1, 2021, in Burma and the Burmese military's detention of civilian leaders, calling for an immediate and unconditional release of all those detained and for those elected to serve ...
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2021-02-04
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHJR23IntroThis joint resolution proposes a constitutional amendment to lower the minimum age for the right to vote from 18 to 16.
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2021-02-03
To House Judiciary Committee
USHR73IntroThis resolution authorizes the Sergeant at Arms of the House of Representatives to impose a fine ($5,000 for a first offense and $10,000 for any subsequent offense) against a Member, Delegate, or the Resident Commissioner for failure to complete secu...
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2021-02-02
Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 85, H. Res. 73 is considered passed House. (consideration: CR H274-275; text: CR H274-275)
USHJR21IntroThis joint resolution proposes a constitutional amendment giving Congress and states the power to regulate (1) donations to candidates for public office, and (2) donations used for media advertisements intended to influence the outcome of an election...
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2021-01-28
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB607IntroTo establish the Election Integrity Commission to study the integrity and administration of the general election for Federal office held in November 2020 and make recommendations to Congress to improve the security, integrity, and administration of F...
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2021-01-28
To House Administration Committee
USSB136IntroA bill to amend the Help America Vote Act of 2002 to allow all eligible voters to vote by mail in Federal elections, to amend the National Voter Registration Act of 1993 to provide for automatic voter registration.
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2021-01-28
To Senate Rules And Administration Committee
USSB51IntroA bill to provide for the admission of the State of Washington, D.C. into the Union.
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2021-01-26
To Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee
USHJR19IntroThis joint resolution proposes a constitutional amendment repealing the Twenty-third Amendment to the Constitution (allowing citizens residing in the District of Columbia to vote for presidential electors, who in turn vote in the electoral college fo...
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2021-01-25
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB472IntroTo reduce the size of the seat of the Government of the United States to the area comprised of the principal Federal monuments, the White House, the United States Capitol, the United States Supreme Court Building, and the Federal executive, legislati...
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2021-01-25
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB422IntroTo amend the Federal Election Campaign Act of 1971 to prohibit certain donations to Inaugural Committees, to establish limitations on donations to Inaugural Committees, to require certain reporting by Inaugural Committees, and for other purposes.
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2021-01-21
To House Administration Committee
USSB13IntroEstablishes a bipartisan advisory committee within the Election Assistance Commission (EAC) to study the integrity and administration of the November 2020 general election. The committee must also make recommendations to the EAC, state legislatures, ...
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2021-01-19
Read the second time. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 2.
USHB347IntroTo amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to require the disclosure of tax returns of Presidents and Vice Presidents and certain candidates for President and Vice President, and for other purposes.
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2021-01-19
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB338IntroMakes the counting of electoral college votes in Congress a National Special Security Event. A National Special Security Event is a designated event that, by virtue of its political, economic, social, or religious significance, may be the target of t...
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2021-01-15
To House Homeland Security Committee
USHR26IntroThis resolution impeaches President Donald John Trump for high crimes and misdemeanors. Specifically, the resolution sets forth two articles of impeachment stating that President Trump has abused the powers of the presidency. The first article states...
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2021-01-13
Sponsor introductory remarks on measure. (CR H159-160, H184-185)
USHCR5IntroThis concurrent resolution states that President Donald J. Trump has acted in a manner grossly incompatible with self-governance and the rule of law. The resolution censures and condemns President Trump for trying to unlawfully overturn the 2020 pres...
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2021-01-12
To House Judiciary Committee
USHR37IntroThis resolution impeaches President Donald John Trump for high crimes and misdemeanors. Specifically, the resolution sets forth an article of impeachment stating that President Trump weaponized hate for political gain. The article states that, throug...
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2021-01-12
To House Judiciary Committee
USHR25IntroThis resolution requires the House Committee on Ethics to investigate and report on whether (1) actions taken by Members of the 117th Congress seeking to overturn the 2020 Presidential election violated their oath of office; and (2) these Members sho...
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2021-01-11
To House Rules Committee
USHR34IntroThis resolution impeaches President Donald John Trump for high crimes and misdemeanors. Specifically, the resolution sets forth four articles of impeachment. The first article states that President Trump abused the powers of the presidency by incitin...
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2021-01-11
To House Judiciary Committee
USHR32IntroThis resolution impeaches President Donald John Trump for high crimes and misdemeanors. Specifically, the resolution sets forth two articles of impeachment. The first article states that President Trump abused the powers of the presidency by attempti...
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2021-01-11
To House Judiciary Committee
USHCR3IntroThis concurrent resolution censures President Donald J. Trump for actions described in this resolution, including attempting to overturn the 2020 presidential election and inciting insurrection at the U.S. Capitol on January 6, 2021. The resolution c...
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2021-01-11
To House Judiciary Committee
USHJR14IntroThis joint resolution proposes a constitutional amendment requiring the President and Vice President to be elected directly by the people of the states and the District of Columbia.
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2021-01-11
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB237IntroTo amend the Help America Vote Act of 2002 to allow all eligible voters to vote by mail in Federal elections, to amend the National Voter Registration Act of 1993 to provide for automatic voter registration, and for other purposes.
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2021-01-11
To House Administration Committee
USHB229IntroProhibits a candidate for election to federal office from using campaign funds to make payments to vendors owned or controlled by the candidate or by an immediate family member of the candidate.
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2021-01-06
To House Administration Committee
USHB222IntroRequires a federal election day to be treated as a holiday for federal employees.
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2021-01-06
To House Oversight and Reform Committee
USHB232IntroRequires candidates for the office of President or Vice President, nominees for a cabinet-level position, and the current occupants of such positions to disclose their federal tax returns. The bill authorizes the Office of Government Ethics to disclo...
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2021-01-06
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHR8IntroThis resolution establishes the rules of the House of Representatives for the 117th Congress by adopting and modifying the House rules from the 116th Congress. Changes from the rules for the previous Congress include measures to facilitate the operat...
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2021-01-04
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
USHR15IntroThis resolution affirms that Members of Congress elected for the 117th Congress from Arizona, Georgia, Michigan, Nevada, Pennsylvania, and Wisconsin were freely and fairly elected under lawful, constitutional procedures.
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2021-01-04
To House Administration Committee
USHJR1IntroThis joint resolution proposes a constitutional amendment authorizing Congress and the states to set reasonable limits on the raising and spending of money by candidates and others to influence elections. The amendment grants Congress and the states ...
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2021-01-04
To House Judiciary Committee
USHR14IntroThis resolution censures and condemns President Donald J. Trump for asking the Georgia Secretary of State on January 2, 2021, to overturn the Georgia results of the November 2020 presidential election. It further calls on President Trump to (1) retra...
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2021-01-04
To House Judiciary Committee
USHJR5IntroThis joint resolution proposes a constitutional amendment that grants U.S. citizens who are 18 years of age or older a right to vote unless they are serving a sentence for a felony in a correctional facility at the time of an election. (Currently, so...
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2021-01-04
To House Judiciary Committee
USHJR4IntroThis joint resolution proposes a constitutional amendment limiting the pardon power of the President. The amendment prohibits the President from granting a pardon or reprieve to himself or herself, to family members or members of the administration, ...
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2021-01-04
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB65IntroRequires states with a voter registration requirement to make same-day voter registration available at the polling place on any day voting is permitted.
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2021-01-04
To House Administration Committee
USHB1IntroTo expand Americans' access to the ballot box, reduce the influence of big money in politics, strengthen ethics rules for public servants, and implement other anti-corruption measures for the purpose of fortifying our democracy, and for other purpose...
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2021-01-04
[Hearing: Mar 1 @ 1:00 pm]
To House Administration Committee
USHB37IntroImposes additional immigration-related penalties for aliens who vote in an election for federal office. It shall be an aggravated felony for an alien who is unlawfully present to violate an existing prohibition against an alien voting in a federal el...
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2021-01-04
To House Judiciary Committee
USHR12IntroThis resolution requires the Committee on Ethics to investigate whether any Member of the House of Representatives violated the rules of the House by making a false written allegation that fraud occurred in the conduct of the November 2020 Presidenti...
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2021-01-04
To House Rules Committee
USHB36IntroRepeals the National Voter Registration Act of 1993. The act established certain voter registration requirements for federal elections, such as the requirement for states to allow individuals to register to vote when they apply for a driver's license...
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2021-01-04
To House Administration Committee
USHB93IntroEliminating Foreign Intervention in Elections Act prohibits federal funds from being used to make payments to local governments that permit noncitizens to vote in state or local elections.
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2021-01-04
To House Oversight and Reform Committee
USHB102IntroTo ensure election integrity and security and enhance Americans' access to the ballot box by establishing consistent standards and procedures for voter registration and voting in elections for Federal office, and for other purposes.
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2021-01-04
To House Administration Committee
USHB51IntroProvides for admission into the United States of the state of Washington, Douglass Commonwealth, composed of most of the territory of the District of Columbia. The commonwealth shall be admitted to the Union on an equal footing with the other states....
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2021-01-04
To House Oversight and Reform Committee
USHB100IntroEstablishes requirements for nonpartisan redistricting and open primary elections. States must (1) conduct congressional redistricting using a plan developed by a nonpartisan independent redistricting commission, beginning with the 2020 census; and (...
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2021-01-04
To House Administration Committee
USHB126IntroDirects the Election Assistance Commission to carry out a pilot program providing funds, during FY2021, to local educational agencies (LEAs) for initiatives that provide 12th graders with voter registration information. LEAs must consult with their s...
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2021-01-04
To House Administration Committee
USSCR1EngrossThis concurrent resolution provides for the two houses of Congress to meet on January 6, 2021, to count the electoral votes and declare the persons elected President and Vice President of the United States.
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2021-01-03
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
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