Congressional Briefing for PMF



March 4 – 8, 2024 session

Agenda

Resources

GAI’s Strictly Congress guide

The Eroding Congressional Budget Process by Laura Blessing

CRS Reports

CRS Report – Considering Legislation on the House Floor

CRS Report – The Legislative Process on the Senate Floor

CRS Report – Filibusters and Cloture in the Senate

Videos

On Your Own: Congressional Oversight (Pre-recorded lecture)

Powerpoint Slides

1. Budget Dilemma

2. Floor Action in the House and Senate

3. Money and Politics

4. Role of OMB

5. Partisanship

6. Executive Policymaking

7. Elections Matter

8. Nature of the Senate

9. Leadership and Organization in Congress