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Expiring CARES Act Provisions By Jason Lemons - Prolegis Policy Analyst Dec 3, 2020 About a 7 minute read - 33 links

A briefing on expiring CARES Act provisions that provides an overview of the current state of the economy and the impact of the coronavirus, a summary of expiring provisions of the CARES Act, and highlights relevant legislation.

President-elect Biden's Education Agenda By Jason Lemons - Director of Public Policy Dec 2, 2020 About a 8 minute read - 42 links

A briefing providing background on President-elect Joe Biden’s education agenda, an overview of his proposals, and highlighting relevant legislation, including: S.634, the Education Freedom Scholarships and Opportunity Act; S.4081, the Reopen Schools Safely Act; H.R.4213, the Universal Prekindergarten and Early Childhood Education Act of 2019; and, S.4284, the School Choice Now Act.

Sen. McConnell's "Targeted" Relief Proposal By Jason Lemons - Director of Public Policy Dec 2, 2020 About a 12 minute read - 31 links

A briefing to provide a title-by-title summary of Senator McConnell’s recent coronavirus relief proposal and links to articles about the recent coronavirus relief negotiations.

Renewable Energy Industry: Background and Policy Issues By Charlene Burns - Prolegis Research Assistant Nov 24, 2020 About a 12 minute read - 84 links

A briefing on renewable energy that provides background on renewable energy, a discussion of policy concerns regarding the industry, and an overview of government perspectives on renewables and relevant legislation.

Survey of President Trump's Immigration Policy Record By Charlene Burns - Prolegis Research Assistant Nov 19, 2020 About a 13 minute read - 89 links

A briefing on President Trump’s immigration policy record that includes resources to provide information and analysis and relevant legislation for each policy issue.

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A briefing on gene therapies and the policy challenges that need to be addressed moving forward, as well as background on recent regulatory actions and relevant legislation, including: CMS’s Proposed Rule on Value-Based Purchasing Arrangements, S. 4199, the Prescription Drug Pricing Reduction Act; H.R. 19, the Lower Costs, More Cures Act, and H.R. 5882, GENE Therapy Payment Act.

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.

Cryptocurrency: Background and Policy Issues By Charlene Burns - Prolegis Research Assistant Nov 18, 2020 About a 11 minute read - 71 links

A briefing on cryptocurrency that provides background on what it is and the technology that supports it, a discussion of recent policy actions and ongoing regulatory issues, and an overview of relevant legislation.

Coal Energy Industry: Trends and Policy Issues By Charlene Burns - Prolegis Research Assistant Nov 17, 2020 About a 10 minute read - 55 links

A briefing on the coal energy industry that will provide an outline of coal energy trends in the U.S., a discussion of policy issues related to coal, and an overview of government perspectives on coal with relevant legislation.

Biden Coronavirus Response Plan By Jason Lemons - Prolegis Policy Analyst Nov 17, 2020 About a 6 minute read - 20 links

A briefing on the current state of COVID-19 pandemic, and President-elect Biden’s COVID Advisory Panel and plan for addressing the pandemic.