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In December, Andrew Weber shared that you can now access committee meetings in a new Congress.gov Browse page, Committee Meetings by Date.

In this release, we are excited to migrate some of the predecessors to the Congressional Record that reported the debates of Congress. The Congressional Globe (1833-1873) and Register of Debates (1824-1837) are now available from the Browse Page in PDF. Just select a relevant Congress on the dropdown menu and you will find these collections under the “Debates of Congress” heading. Please find the full list of enhancements copied below.

This image shows a browse page on Congress.gov that can be used to access the Register of Debates and the Congressional Globe
The Congressional Globe and Register of Debates are now available in PDF format from the Browse Page on Congress.gov.

Enhancements

New – Register of Debates – Browse

New – Congressional Globe – Browse

New – Statutes at Large – Field Value List

Enhancement – Legislation – Senate Measures

Congress.gov Tip

Would you like a quick refresher on the legislative process? Check out the Legislative Process Videos on Congress.gov.

Most-Viewed Bills

Did you know that we have an archive of the most-viewed bills dating back to July of 2014 for you to explore? Below are the most-viewed bills for the week of December 17, 2023.

1. H.R.2670 [118th] National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2024
2. S.2226 [118th] National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2024
3. H.Res.57 [117th] Impeaching Joseph R. Biden, President of the United States, for abuse of power by enabling bribery and other high crimes and misdemeanors.
4. H.Res.894 [118th] Strongly condemning and denouncing the drastic rise of antisemitism in the United States and around the world.
5. H.R.82 [118th] Social Security Fairness Act of 2023
6. H.R.5378 [118th] Lower Costs, More Transparency Act
7. S.596 [117th] Treat and Reduce Obesity Act of 2021
8. H.R.1147 [118th] Whole Milk for Healthy Kids Act of 2023
9. H.Res.888 [118th] Reaffirming the State of Israel’s right to exist.
10. S.1323 [118th] SAFE Banking Act of 2023


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