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The Hill
Trump’s air traffic overhaul would add $100B to deficit, says new analysisthe federal deficit. But that was before necessary tax provision changes were
The Hill / Posted yesterday
the federal deficit. But that was before necessary tax provision changes were made to the bill when it was filed with the House Rules Committee, where measures are teed up for floor debate. Democrats demanded a revised score from the CBO,... Read more
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The Hill
Russia sanctions bill: A tale of two signing statementsWolfensberger is a fellow at the Woodrow Wilson Center and Bipartisan Policy Ce
The Hill / Posted 8 days ago
Wolfensberger is a fellow at the Woodrow Wilson Center and Bipartisan Policy Center and former staff director of the House Rules Committee. The views expressed are solely his own. The views expressed by this author are their own and are not... Read more
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The Hill
Dems demand new cost estimate for Trump’s air traffic control planit would increase revenues by $70 billion but decrease mandatory spending by $9
The Hill / Posted 10 days ago
it would increase revenues by $70 billion but decrease mandatory spending by $90.7 billion. But the version that the House Rules Committee has signaled would be considered in the full House has several major changes, which Democrats contend... Read more
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Slate
Is Rep. Barbara Lee Finally Winning Her Long War on the War on Terror?finally no longer alone in believing that the authorization she describes as a
Slate / Posted 10 days ago
finally no longer alone in believing that the authorization she describes as a “blank check” is no good. In the end, the House Rules Committee stripped Lee’s amendment out of the bill, arguing that it was not the appropriate place for such a... Read more
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The Andalusia Star-News
Jones seeking 3rd termin 2010. At present, he holds the second most powerful job in the House, having
The Andalusia Star-News / Posted 12 days ago
in 2010. At present, he holds the second most powerful job in the House, having recently been appointed chairman of the House Rules Committee. The Rules Committee sets the agenda for the bills that are considered. The chairman has a great deal... Read more
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The Charlotte Post
Legislative remap could shift North Carolina political battlesGOP consultant Chris Sinclair said. "I think they will be pragmatic as well.”Re
The Charlotte Post / Posted 14 days ago
GOP consultant Chris Sinclair said. "I think they will be pragmatic as well.”Republican Rep. David Lewis, chairman of the House Rules Committee, said lawmakers “will meet and do those duties needed to create jobs and provide tax relief to the... Read more
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The Troy Messenger
Boothe joins House Ethics and Campaign Finance CommitteeAfter stepping down as chairman of the House Rules Committee earlier this year,
The Troy Messenger / Posted 14 days ago
After stepping down as chairman of the House Rules Committee earlier this year, state Rep. Alan Boothe, R-Troy, has been appointed to serve the remainder of his term on the House Ethics and Campaign Finance Committee. “I’m honored that he would ask... Read more
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The Washington Times
Oregon Gov. Brown under pressure to veto sanctuary-state bill after high-profile arrestGeneral Ellen Rosenblum, came in reaction to the Trump administration’s push to
The Washington Times / Posted 15 days ago
General Ellen Rosenblum, came in reaction to the Trump administration’s push to enforce immigration laws, according to the House Rules Committee analysis. “Increased federal commitment to enforcing federal immigration laws has recently resulted in... Read more
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Business Insider
Trump blasts Russia sanctions bill he just signed into law as 'significantly flawed'those sanctions could negatively affect American companies and those of our all
Business Insider / Posted 15 days ago
those sanctions could negatively affect American companies and those of our allies." The Republican chairman of the House Rules Committee raised concerns last month about how new sanctions on Russia's energy and financial-services sectors... Read more
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KTXS Abilene
Mattis learns to play politics and navigate Capitol Hilla rare letter weighing in on a specific amendment. Turner was trying to kill th
KTXS Abilene / Posted 17 days ago
a rare letter weighing in on a specific amendment. Turner was trying to kill the creation of a new Space Corps, but the House Rules Committee did not allow his measure to get a vote. Then Mattis conducted some behind-the-scenes lobbying, making... Read more
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KECI Missoula
Mattis learns to play politics and navigate Capitol Hilla rare letter weighing in on a specific amendment. Turner was trying to kill th
KECI Missoula / Posted 17 days ago
a rare letter weighing in on a specific amendment. Turner was trying to kill the creation of a new Space Corps, but the House Rules Committee did not allow his measure to get a vote. Then Mattis conducted some behind-the-scenes lobbying, making... Read more
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KEYT 3 Santa Barbara
Mattis learns to play politics and navigate Capitol Hilla rare letter weighing in on a specific amendment. Turner was trying to kill th
KEYT 3 Santa Barbara / Posted 17 days ago
a rare letter weighing in on a specific amendment. Turner was trying to kill the creation of a new Space Corps, but the House Rules Committee did not allow his measure to get a vote. Then Mattis conducted some behind-the-scenes lobbying, making... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Mattis learns to play politics and navigate Capitol Hilla rare letter weighing in on a specific amendment. Turner was trying to kill th
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 17 days ago
a rare letter weighing in on a specific amendment. Turner was trying to kill the creation of a new Space Corps, but the House Rules Committee did not allow his measure to get a vote. Then Mattis conducted some behind-the-scenes lobbying, making... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
Mattis learns to play politics and navigate Capitol Hilla rare letter weighing in on a specific amendment. Turner was trying to kill th
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 17 days ago
a rare letter weighing in on a specific amendment. Turner was trying to kill the creation of a new Space Corps, but the House Rules Committee did not allow his measure to get a vote. Then Mattis conducted some behind-the-scenes lobbying, making... Read more
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KXLY-TV Spokane
Mattis learns to play politics and navigate Capitol Hilla rare letter weighing in on a specific amendment. Turner was trying to kill th
KXLY-TV Spokane / Posted 17 days ago
a rare letter weighing in on a specific amendment. Turner was trying to kill the creation of a new Space Corps, but the House Rules Committee did not allow his measure to get a vote. Then Mattis conducted some behind-the-scenes lobbying, making... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
Mattis learns to play politics and navigate Capitol Hilla rare letter weighing in on a specific amendment. Turner was trying to kill th
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 17 days ago
a rare letter weighing in on a specific amendment. Turner was trying to kill the creation of a new Space Corps, but the House Rules Committee did not allow his measure to get a vote. Then Mattis conducted some behind-the-scenes lobbying, making... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
Mattis learns to play politics and navigate Capitol Hilla rare letter weighing in on a specific amendment. Turner was trying to kill th
KRCR TV Redding / Posted 17 days ago
a rare letter weighing in on a specific amendment. Turner was trying to kill the creation of a new Space Corps, but the House Rules Committee did not allow his measure to get a vote. Then Mattis conducted some behind-the-scenes lobbying, making... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Mattis learns to play politics and navigate Capitol Hilla rare letter weighing in on a specific amendment. Turner was trying to kill th
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 17 days ago
a rare letter weighing in on a specific amendment. Turner was trying to kill the creation of a new Space Corps, but the House Rules Committee did not allow his measure to get a vote. Then Mattis conducted some behind-the-scenes lobbying, making... Read more
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KESQ Palm Springs
Mattis learns to play politics and navigate Capitol Hilla rare letter weighing in on a specific amendment. Turner was trying to kill th
KESQ Palm Springs / Posted 17 days ago
a rare letter weighing in on a specific amendment. Turner was trying to kill the creation of a new Space Corps, but the House Rules Committee did not allow his measure to get a vote. Then Mattis conducted some behind-the-scenes lobbying, making... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
Mattis learns to play politics and navigate Capitol Hilla rare letter weighing in on a specific amendment. Turner was trying to kill th
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 17 days ago
a rare letter weighing in on a specific amendment. Turner was trying to kill the creation of a new Space Corps, but the House Rules Committee did not allow his measure to get a vote. Then Mattis conducted some behind-the-scenes lobbying, making... Read more
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News 8000
Mattis learns to play politics and navigate Capitol Hilla rare letter weighing in on a specific amendment. Turner was trying to kill th
News 8000 / Posted 17 days ago
a rare letter weighing in on a specific amendment. Turner was trying to kill the creation of a new Space Corps, but the House Rules Committee did not allow his measure to get a vote. Then Mattis conducted some behind-the-scenes lobbying, making... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
AL House speaker announces changes in committee structureAlan Boothe, R-Troy, will serve on the House Ethics and Campaign Finance Commit
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 17 days ago
Alan Boothe, R-Troy, will serve on the House Ethics and Campaign Finance Committee. He previously chaired the House Rules Committee before voluntarily stepping down and accepting the post of House Floor Leader. Rep. Prince Chestnut,... Read more
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WSFA 12 Montgomery
AL House speaker announces changes in committee structureAlan Boothe, R-Troy, will serve on the House Ethics and Campaign Finance Commit
WSFA 12 Montgomery / Posted 17 days ago
Alan Boothe, R-Troy, will serve on the House Ethics and Campaign Finance Committee. He previously chaired the House Rules Committee before voluntarily stepping down and accepting the post of House Floor Leader. Rep. Prince Chestnut,... Read more
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Op-Ed News
Bill to let VA doctors prescribe pot for pain blocked in Houseallowed Veterans Affairs doctors to recommend medical marijuana as a pain treat
Op-Ed News / Posted 20 days ago
allowed Veterans Affairs doctors to recommend medical marijuana as a pain treatment in states where the drug is legal. The House Rules Committee stopped a proposed “Veterans Equal Access” amendment from moving to debate on the House floor by... Read more
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KCBD-TV Lubbock
Border funding bill passes U.S. House; Texans vote along party linesthat they brought to the Rules Committee," concurred U.S. Rep. Pete Sessions, R
KCBD-TV Lubbock / Posted 20 days ago
that they brought to the Rules Committee," concurred U.S. Rep. Pete Sessions, R-Dallas, who runs the consequential U.S. House Rules Committee, in a Thursday statement. The border wall measure was one of several spending bills passed this week,... Read more
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Breitbart
Exclusive — Rules Chair Pete Sessions on Border Wall Funding Passage: We Are Delivering ‘What the President Wanted’to fund President Donald Trump’s promised border wall on the U.S. border with M
Breitbart / Posted 21 days ago
to fund President Donald Trump’s promised border wall on the U.S. border with Mexico to the tune of $1.6 billion, something House Rules Committee chairman Rep. Pete Sessions (R-TX) heralded in an exclusive interview with Breitbart News. On... Read more
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The Hill
House votes to add border wall funding to spending billrepresent parts of the border signed onto Hurd’s amendment: Reps. Vicente Gonzá
The Hill / Posted 21 days ago
represent parts of the border signed onto Hurd’s amendment: Reps. Vicente González, Henry Cuellar and Beto O’Rourke. The House Rules Committee, which is controlled by the majority party leadership to determine how bills are considered on the... Read more
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Raw Story
Republican lawmakers blocked medical marijuana for vets – but it’s not overveterans to access medical marijuana through federal doctors in states where th
Raw Story / Posted 21 days ago
veterans to access medical marijuana through federal doctors in states where the medicinal use of the drug is legal. The House Rules Committee removed the so-called “Veterans Equal Access” amendment from the Veterans Affairs (VA) department’s... Read more
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Kinston Free Press
Political remap could shift North Carolina battle's outcomeGOP consultant Chris Sinclair said. “I think they will be pragmatic as well.”
Kinston Free Press / Posted 21 days ago
GOP consultant Chris Sinclair said. “I think they will be pragmatic as well.” Republican Rep. David Lewis, chairman of the House Rules Committee, said lawmakers “will meet and do those duties needed to create jobs and provide tax relief to the... Read more
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SaukValley.com
GOP lawmakers halt bill to let veterans get prescription pot for painallowed Veterans Affairs doctors to recommend medical marijuana as a pain treat
SaukValley.com / Posted 21 days ago
allowed Veterans Affairs doctors to recommend medical marijuana as a pain treatment in states where the drug is legal. The House Rules Committee stopped a proposed “Veterans Equal Access” amendment from moving to debate on the House floor by... Read more
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The Hill
House committee kills amendment allowing VA doctors to recommend medical marijuanaAffairs to recommend medical marijuana to veterans for pain treatment in states
The Hill / Posted 21 days ago
Affairs to recommend medical marijuana to veterans for pain treatment in states where it’s legal, McClatchy reported. The House Rules Committee removed the amendment that would have allowed the action from the bill to fund the VA, stopping it from... Read more
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Roll Call
Trump’s Tweet on Transgender Service Members Roils Congressalso said he was miffed and quoted Trump saying on Jan. 31 that he is “respectf
Roll Call / Posted 22 days ago
also said he was miffed and quoted Trump saying on Jan. 31 that he is “respectful and supportive of LGBTQ rights.” The House Rules Committee is expected to decide later Wednesday whether to permit floor consideration of any of a handful of... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Lawmakers halt bill to let VA doctors prescribe pot for painallowed Veterans Affairs doctors to recommend medical marijuana as a pain treat
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 22 days ago
allowed Veterans Affairs doctors to recommend medical marijuana as a pain treatment in states where the drug is legal. The House Rules Committee stopped a proposed “Veterans Equal Access” amendment from moving to debate on the House floor by... Read more
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The Hill
House avoids floor fight over transgender people in militarytotal of 149 amendments were submitted to the Defense Department portion of the
The Hill / Posted 22 days ago
total of 149 amendments were submitted to the Defense Department portion of the package. The leadership-controlled House Rules Committee, which determines how legislation is considered on the floor, only made 54 of those amendments in... Read more
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The Hill
Fed holds rates steady | Mnuchin: Trump administration examining online sales tax issue | House to vote on proposals taking aim at CBOthat their efforts to repeal and replace ObamaCare would result in tens of mill
The Hill / Posted 22 days ago
that their efforts to repeal and replace ObamaCare would result in tens of millions more people without insurance.The House Rules Committee, which is controlled by the majority party leadership, decided late Tuesday night to allow the... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Political remap could shift North Carolina battle's outcomeGOP consultant Chris Sinclair said. "I think they will be pragmatic as well."
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 22 days ago
GOP consultant Chris Sinclair said. "I think they will be pragmatic as well." Republican Rep. David Lewis, chairman of the House Rules Committee, said lawmakers "will meet and do those duties needed to create jobs and provide tax relief to the... Read more
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NBC News
Border Wall push is causing a flap in the House and at butterfly centerRio Grande Valley, according to Army Corps of Engineers information provided by
NBC News / Posted 22 days ago
Rio Grande Valley, according to Army Corps of Engineers information provided by Diaz. In a hearing Monday held by the U.S. House Rules Committee, Rep. Jim McGovern, D-Mass., pointed out that American taxpayers are footing the tab for the border... Read more
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The Hill
House to vote on proposals taking aim at CBOrepeal and replace the healthcare law would result in tens of millions more peo
The Hill / Posted 22 days ago
repeal and replace the healthcare law would result in tens of millions more people without insurance. ADVERTISEMENT The House Rules Committee, which is controlled by the majority party leadership, decided late Tuesday night to allow the... Read more
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The Hill
Joint Chiefs chairman tells Congress to allow medical care for transgender troopsfloor this week that folds in defense spending. But it’s unclear whether any of
The Hill / Posted 23 days ago
floor this week that folds in defense spending. But it’s unclear whether any of those amendments will be advanced by the House Rules Committee and get a vote on the House floor. In his statement Tuesday, Mullen drew on his experience overseeing... Read more
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The Hill
Centrist GOP lawmakers push back against border wall fundingGonzález, Henry Cuellar and Beto O’Rourke. A spokeswoman for Hurd didn’t immed
The Hill / Posted 23 days ago
González, Henry Cuellar and Beto O’Rourke. A spokeswoman for Hurd didn’t immediately return a request for comment. The House Rules Committee is meeting Tuesday to determine which of the more than 300 amendments submitted to the spending package... Read more
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Roll Call
McCain Returns, Will Likely Lead Defense Policy Debateweek, it could enter a political minefield. House members have filed scores of
Roll Call / Posted 23 days ago
week, it could enter a political minefield. House members have filed scores of amendments to the measure (HR3219) with the House Rules Committee. These include many aimed at highlighting what critics say are President Donald Trump’s conflicts of... Read more
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The News & Observer
NC congressman to Trump: Don’t have ‘change of heart’ on ending war in Afghanistanto include an amendment in the 2018 defense budget bill to end the 2001 authori
The News & Observer / Posted 23 days ago
to include an amendment in the 2018 defense budget bill to end the 2001 authorization and debate a new reauthorization. The House Rules Committee stripped the amendment out of the appropriations bill before the House passed it. “I believe you would... Read more
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The Hill
Dem continues war authorization fight | Chinese fighter jet intercepts US Navy plane | NATO-US mission condemns Kabul attacklanguage from the defense spending bill. The Hill’s Ellen Mitchell reports: L
The Hill / Posted 24 days ago
language from the defense spending bill. The Hill’s Ellen Mitchell reports: Lee on Monday submitted two amendments to the House Rules Committee that would sunset the 2001 AUMF, passed in the wake of the 9/11 terrorist attacks, and force a debate... Read more
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The Hill
California Democrat seeks to win fight on war powersefforts to quell her push for a speedy new war authorization bill. Lee on Mond
The Hill / Posted 24 days ago
efforts to quell her push for a speedy new war authorization bill. Lee on Monday submitted two amendments to the House Rules Committee that would sunset the 2001 Authorization for Use of Military Force (AUMF), passed in the wake of the... Read more
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The Hill
Cohen’s ‘No Confidence’ resolution lacks legal standingWolfensberger is a fellow at the Woodrow Wilson Center and Bipartisan Policy Ce
The Hill / Posted 24 days ago
Wolfensberger is a fellow at the Woodrow Wilson Center and Bipartisan Policy Center and former staff director of the House Rules Committee. The views expressed are solely his own. The views expressed by this author are their own and are not... Read more
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The Hill
This week: ObamaCare repeal vote looms over SenateBut it failed by a vote of 209-214, thanks to 24 mostly centrist Republicans wh
The Hill / Posted 24 days ago
But it failed by a vote of 209-214, thanks to 24 mostly centrist Republicans who joined with Democrats to defeat it. The House Rules Committee, which is controlled by GOP leaders, will meet on Monday and Tuesday to make decisions on... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Democrats try to block federal workers from staying at Trump propertiesgrouped together into one ‘minibus’ funding measure, officially known as the “M
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 25 days ago
grouped together into one ‘minibus’ funding measure, officially known as the “Make America Secure Appropriations Act.” The House Rules Committee will meet on Monday to sort through amendments proposed to the bill by lawmakers, and determine which... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Veterans' Access To Medical Marijuana Hinges On Monday Voteyear and nearly became law. A vote on Monday could be the end of the line this
Zero Hedge / Posted 26 days ago
year and nearly became law. A vote on Monday could be the end of the line this year in another attempt to pass it. The House Rules Committee will soon decide whether to allow Rep. Earl Blumenauer, D-Ore., to offer an amendment to the Department... Read more
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Op-Ed News
Paul Ryan Hands Donald Trump a Blank Check for Endless Warwas prepared to begin the process of revoking it. Then, according to Lee, Ryan
Op-Ed News / Posted 27 days ago
was prepared to begin the process of revoking it. Then, according to Lee, Ryan intervened. Early Wednesday morning, the House Rules Committee stripped the amendment from the spending bill. "Over the years, I've seen Republican leadership deploy... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Congress tackles martial law todaydifferently, we will have a deadlock and won’t be able to revoke or extend mart
Inquirier.net / Posted 27 days ago
differently, we will have a deadlock and won’t be able to revoke or extend martial law,” said Fariñas, chairman of the House rules committee. Fariñas aired his opinion when asked about the concerns of some senators that their small number... Read more
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