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Lifting the Earmarks Moratorium: Background and Congressional Rules By Jason Lemons - Director of Public Policy Feb 24, 2021 About a 9 minute read - 30 links

A briefing on recent discussions about lifting the earmark moratorium, an overview of what earmarks are, and an outline relevant House and Senate rules.

House Oversight and Government Reform Reconciliation Legislation By Jason Lemons - Prolegis Director of Public Policy Feb 10, 2021 About a 3 minute read - 21 links

A briefing that includes background on the passage of the congressional budget resolution and a section-by-section summary and Prolegis redline preview of the House Oversight and Government Reform reconciliation legislation.

Impeachment: Background and Procedures By Charlene Burns - Prolegis Research Assistant Jan 12, 2021 About a 6 minute read - 30 links

A briefing that provides background information on recent events in Congress, an overview of the impeachment process, and Congressional perspectives.

Congressional Certification of the Electoral College Vote By Charlene Burns - Prolegis Research Assistant Jan 11, 2021 About a 6 minute read - 30 links

A briefing that provides background information on the Electoral College vote and an overview of the congressional certification process.

The Electoral College Vote and Congressional Consideration By Charlene Burns - Prolegis Research Assistant Dec 29, 2020 About a 5 minute read - 19 links

This briefing on the Electoral College that will outline the process by which the Electoral College votes and transmits the outcome to finalize election results, including Congressional consideration of the Electoral College vote.

Federal Vacancies Reform Act By Jason Lemons - Prolegis Policy Analyst Nov 18, 2020 About a 8 minute read - 34 links

A briefing on the Vacancies Act that includes background on President Trump’s use of acting officials including a focus on the appointment of acting officials at DHS, an overview of the Federal Vacancies Reform Act, and summaries of relevant legislation.

Presidential Transitions and the Law By Jason Lemons - Prolegis Policy Analyst Nov 10, 2020 About a 6 minute read - 12 links

A briefing that will provide an overview of recent events with the 2020 Presidential transition as well as background on the law governing presidential transitions.

USPS Delivery Slowdown By Jason Lemons - Prolegis Policy Analyst Aug 25, 2020 About a 19 minute read - 79 links

A briefing on the slowdown of mail delivery by the U.S. Postal Service, recent management and policy changes made by Postmaster Louis DeJoy, and providing a timeline of recent congressional oversight and related legislation.

U.S. Postal Service Financial Issues By Jason Lemons - Prolegis Policy Analyst Aug 6, 2020 About a 7 minute read - 31 links

A briefing on the financial solvency issues of the Postal Service and the impact the coronavirus has had, and recent legislation that has been passed or proposed to address the Postal Services financial problems

Vote By Mail and COVID-19 By Jason Lemons - Prolegis Policy Analyst May 12, 2020 About a 13 minute read - 40 links

A quick and comprehensive briefing on Vote By Mail policy, a run down of state election policies, and notable federal legislation.