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Press Releases

Aug 22, 2020 Press Release

Chairman McGovern Opens Debate on Bill to Reverse the Trump Administration’s Sabotage of the Postal Service

Aug 6, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC — Rules Committee Chairman James P. McGovern (D-MA) today issued the following statement after House Republicans’ lawsuit attempting to block remote voting by proxy during the coronavirus pandemic was dismissed in District Court:

Jul 29, 2020 Press Release

Chairman McGovern Opens Debate on Comprehensive Appropriations Measure that Includes Emergency Funding to Confront the Coronavirus & Promote an Economic Recovery

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Announcements

Jan 12, 2021 Announcement

The Committee on Rules will meet on Tuesday, January 12, 2021 at 7:00 PM EST via Cisco Webex on the following emergency measure:

  • H. Res. 24—Impeaching Donald John Trump, President of the United States, for high crimes and misdemeanors.

 

**PLEASE NOTE:

  • This proceeding will be streamed live on rules.house.gov. Information will be provided separately to Members on how to join via the Cisco Webex platform.

  • Members intending to testify during this meeting should notify the Rules Committee of their interest in order to receive instructions on how to participate.

Jan 12, 2021 Announcement

The Committee on Rules will hold its organizational meeting for the 117th Congress on Tuesday, January 12, 2021 at 11:00 AM EST via Cisco Webex.

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PLEASE NOTE:  Additionally, the Committee on Rules will meet immediately following the organizational meeting on the following measure: 

  • H. Res. 21—Calling on Vice President Michael R. Pence to convene and mobilize the principal officers of the executive departments of the Cabinet to activate section 4 of the 25th Amendment to declare President Donald J. Trump incapable of executing the duties of his office and to immediately exercise powers as acting President.

 

Dec 21, 2020 Announcement

The Committee on Rules will meet on Monday, December 21, 2020 at 2:45 PM EST via Cisco Webex on the following emergency measure:

 

**PLEASE NOTE:

  • This proceeding will be streamed live on rules.house.gov. Information will be provided separately to Members on how to join via the Cisco Webex platform.

  • Members intending to testify during this meeting should notify the Rules Committee of their interest in order to receive instructions on how to participate.

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