Video Clip: Congressional Operations during the Coronavirus Outbreak

Description

R Street Institute senior fellow James Wallner talked about how Congress might continue its operation during the coronavirus outbreak. He explained the Constitutional requirements that limit how Congress can operate and what actions Congress is taking to limit the spread of the coronavirus among its members. A clip of Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) explaining new Senate voting procedures is also included.

6 minutes

Keywords

  • Committee
  • House Of Representatives
  • Majority
  • Proceedings
  • Proxy
  • Quorum
  • Roll Call Vote
  • Senate
  • Social Distancing

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