Happy New Year! Our weekly summary of federal news highlights booster coronavirus vaccinations for 12- to 15-year-olds and Rep. Devin Nunes’ (R) resignation. Read all about it in this week’s edition of the Federal Tap.
Congress is in session
Both the House and Senate are in session next week. Click here to see the full calendar for the first session of the 117th Congress.
Forty-three members of Congress—six members of the U.S. Senate and 37 members of the U.S. House—have announced they will not seek re-election. Twenty-eight members—six senators and 22 representatives—have announced their retirement. Five retiring Senate members are Republicans and one is a Democrat, and of the retiring House members, 17 are Democrats and five are Republicans.
SCOTUS is in session
The Supreme Court will hear oral…