The Adaptation of Legislative Continuity in the U.S. House of Representatives during the COVID-19 Pandemic
About the U.S. House of Representatives. Written on September, 2020
The COVID-19 pandemic has brought numerous challenges to various institutions globally, including the U.S. House of Representatives. The House had to adapt quickly and implement changes to ensure the continuity of their legislative functions. This essay will examine three significant changes made during the pandemic: the introduction of eHopper, proxy voting, and the electronic submission of committee records.