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Budget Reconciliation: Process and Limitations By Jason Lemons - Prolegis Director of Public Policy Mar 3, 2021 About a 7 minute read - 28 links

A briefing on the budget reconciliation process, how it can be used to bypass the Senate filibuster, and the limitations of the process.

Great Power Competition in Space: US and China By Charlene Burns - Prolegis Research Assistant Mar 3, 2021 About a 11 minute read - 64 links

A briefing providing background information on the space industry, a discussion of China’s and the U.S.’s space policies and issues, and an overview of government perspectives and related legislation.

This Week in Congress - March 1 By Jason Lemons - Prolegis Director of Public Policy Mar 3, 2021 About a 8 minute read - 34 links

A weekly rundown of what's happening in Congress for the week ahead, relevant news clips, and the legislative schedule for the week.

CARES Act - Rural Healthcare By Jason Lemons - Prolegis Policy Analyst Mar 3, 2021 About a 9 minute read - 33 links

A Briefing on rural healthcare provisions in H.R. 748, the CARES Act and recent actions taken by the Trump Administration.

Biden's Immigration Legislation: The U.S. Citizenship Act By Charlene Burns - Prolegis Research Assistant Mar 1, 2021 About a 7 minute read - 43 links

A briefing providing background information on Biden’s immigration actions, a summary of the U.S. Citizenship Act of 2021, and a Prolegis bill text preview with U.S. Code redlines.

Alternative Meats: Background and Policy Issues By Keshal Patel - Prolegis Research Intern Feb 25, 2021 About a 9 minute read - 34 links

A briefing on alternative meat products and their potential, and an overview of relevant regulatory issues and legislation, including: S. 3053 (116th), the Food Safety Modernization for Innovating Technologies Act; S. 3016 (116th), the Real MEAT Act.

Texas Blackouts: Background and Policy Issues By Charlene Burns - Prolegis Research Assistant Feb 25, 2021 About a 8 minute read - 50 links

A briefing providing background information on the Texas blackouts, an outline of governmental responses, and an overview of the policy issues related to the crisis.

Semiconductors and the U.S.-China Relationship By Charlene Burns - Prolegis Research Assistant Feb 24, 2021 About a 11 minute read - 61 links

A briefing providing background information on the semiconductor industry and how it fits in the U.S.-China relationship, and overview of policy considerations, and an outline of government perspectives and relevant legislation.

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.

SolarWinds Breach: Background and Issues By Charlene Burns - Prolegis Research Assistant Feb 24, 2021 About a 9 minute read - 57 links

A briefing providing background information on the SolarWinds hack, an outline of policy issues related to the breach, and an overview of government perspectives and relevant legislation.