Select Subcommittee on the Coronavirus Crisis – Pursuant to section 2(a) of H. Res. 935, 116th Congress, and the order of the House of January 3, 2019, the Speaker appointed the following members of the House to the Select Subcommittee on the Coronavirus Crisis: Mr. Scalise, Mr. Jordan, Mr. Luetkemeyer, Mrs. Walorski and Mr. Green of Tennessee.
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
On agreeing to the resolution Agreed to without objection.
The House received a communication from the Honorable Marc A. Veasey. Mr. Veasey submitted his resignation from the Committee on Small Business. The resignation was accepted without objection.
The House received a communication from the Honorable Debra A. Haaland. Ms. Haaland submitted her resignation from the Committee on Oversight and Reform. The resignation was accepted without objection.
The House received a message from the Clerk. Pursuant to the permission granted in Clause 2(h) of Rule II of the Rules of the U.S. House of Representatives, the Clerk notified the House that she had received the following message from the Secretary of the Senate on May 5, 2020, at 12:16 p.m.: Appointments: Congressional Oversight Commission.
PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE – The Chair designated Mr. Bishop of NC to lead the Members in reciting the Pledge of Allegiance to the Flag.
Today’s prayer was offered by the House Chaplain, Rev. Patrick J. Conroy.
The Speaker designated the Honorable Jennifer Wexton to act as Speaker pro tempore for today.
The House convened, starting a new legislative day.