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Peoria Journal Star
Statehouse Insider: Will veto session show GOP revolt?Madigan is smiling because he is reading the tale of "Yertle the Turtle" having
Peoria Journal Star / Posted 22 hours ago
Madigan is smiling because he is reading the tale of "Yertle the Turtle" having his government reform bill sent to the House Rules Committee, presumably to never be seen again. * Of course, the Illinois GOP wasn’t impressed. It quickly put out... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
House aims for quick final budget vote next week to accelerate tax reformleaders signaled their plan to simply accept the budget plan passed 51-49 by th
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted yesterday
leaders signaled their plan to simply accept the budget plan passed 51-49 by the Senate, setting a Tuesday meeting of the House Rules Committee, which sets the ground rules for bills on the floor of the House. “We want Americans to wake up in the... Read more
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NBC Bay Area
Small Communities Need Help Solving Toxic Water Problemscosts of cleanup efforts in small communities. He introduced the bill earlier t
NBC Bay Area / Posted 2 days ago
costs of cleanup efforts in small communities. He introduced the bill earlier this year, but it’s sitting in the House Rules Committee until the legislature is back in session next year. “Unfortunately, it’s a well-kept secret that over... Read more
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WSFA 12 Montgomery
US Rep. Byrne visits ASU, AUM on trip to MontgomeryCollege and University's (HBCU) Congressional Caucus, as well as on the House E
WSFA 12 Montgomery / Posted 3 days ago
College and University's (HBCU) Congressional Caucus, as well as on the House Education & Workforce Committee, and the U.S. House Rules Committee. "This visit is significant for Alabama State University. Congressman Byrne was my colleague in the... Read more
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WSFA 12 Montgomery
ASU's new president hosts US Rep. Byrne on campusCollege and University's (HBCU) Congressional Caucus, as well as on the House E
WSFA 12 Montgomery / Posted 4 days ago
College and University's (HBCU) Congressional Caucus, as well as on the House Education & Workforce Committee, and the U.S. House Rules Committee. "This visit is significant for Alabama State University. Congressman Byrne was my colleague in the... Read more
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Roll Call
Hatch Has High Hopes for Medical Marijuana Billsense.” There are some early signs, however, that Sessions’ campaign against t
Roll Call / Posted 4 days ago
sense.” There are some early signs, however, that Sessions’ campaign against the provision could be gaining steam. The House Rules Committee last month refused to allow a floor vote on an amendment that would have included the Rohrabacher-Farr... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Veto overrides by GOP mark Democratic governor's 1st yearabout looking at the districts in which judges are elected," Rep. David Lewis,
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 6 days ago
about looking at the districts in which judges are elected," Rep. David Lewis, the Republican chairman of the powerful House Rules Committee, said during debate on the primary elections bill which Cooper ultimately vetoed last week. "This is to... Read more
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The Hill
Whether it upholds authority over war power will be a crucial test for Congressor House leadership or anyone else. Still, establishment players in Congress w
The Hill / Posted 6 days ago
or House leadership or anyone else. Still, establishment players in Congress will do their best to stop the measure. House Rules Committee Chair Pete Sessions (R-Texas) has reportedly been looking for ways to “unprivilege” the resolution.... Read more
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FOX News
Can Trump tolerate being treated as a figurehead?consider when it returns next week from the August recess. The provision is not
FOX News / Posted 13 days ago
consider when it returns next week from the August recess. The provision is not guaranteed a vote on the House floor; the House Rules Committee has wide leeway to discard amendments it considers out of order.” BATTLE OF BERKELEY WILL RAGE ON Fox... Read more
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FOX News
Can Trump tolerate being treated as a figurehead?consider when it returns next week from the August recess. The provision is not
FOX News / Posted 13 days ago
consider when it returns next week from the August recess. The provision is not guaranteed a vote on the House floor; the House Rules Committee has wide leeway to discard amendments it considers out of order.” BATTLE OF BERKELEY WILL RAGE ON Fox... Read more
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The Aero-News Network
FAA Reauthorization Bill Notably Absent From House Schedule Next Weeklikely not include the AIRR Act on the house schedule for next week. That despi
The Aero-News Network / Posted 16 days ago
likely not include the AIRR Act on the house schedule for next week. That despite a notice that went out to members of the House Rules Committee saying that it was "likely" that it would meet next week to establish the guidelines for the debate. A... Read more
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The Forward
Honoring Philip Roth In Newark, Robert Caro Spoke Of Civil Rights, Power And Moralityranks of political operatives to sway key members of Congress. Eventually, they
The Forward / Posted 17 days ago
ranks of political operatives to sway key members of Congress. Eventually, they forced Howard Smith, then Chairman of the House Rules Committee, to stop indefinitely restraining the bill in committee. Caro’s political message, while implicit, was... Read more
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Philly.com
Top House Republicans open to legislation regulating 'bump stocks'certain types of ammunition from being designated as “armor-piercing” and thus
Philly.com / Posted 17 days ago
certain types of ammunition from being designated as “armor-piercing” and thus subject to tighter federal oversight. House Rules Committee Chairman Pete Sessions (R-Tex.) acknowledged that the Las Vegas shooting was a “complicating issue”... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Judicial district maps clear committeedistricts for trial court judges and local prosecutors has cleared a key commit
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 17 days ago
districts for trial court judges and local prosecutors has cleared a key committee and is headed to the House floor. The House Rules Committee voted Wednesday night for the new boundaries for District Court and Superior Court seats and for... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
State judicial district maps clear committeedistricts for trial court judges and local prosecutors has cleared a key commit
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 17 days ago
districts for trial court judges and local prosecutors has cleared a key committee and is headed to the House floor. The House Rules Committee voted Wednesday night for the new boundaries for District Court and Superior Court seats and for... Read more
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The Hill
House still pushing air traffic control spinoff planpushing a controversial overhaul of air traffic control after Congress cleared
The Hill / Posted 18 days ago
pushing a controversial overhaul of air traffic control after Congress cleared a short-term aviation bill last week. The House Rules Committee officially reopened the amendment process on Tuesday for legislation that would separate air traffic... Read more
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KERA North Texas
Almost 400,000 Texans' Insurance At Risk After Congress Fails To Renew CHIPbut as with all things on Capitol Hill in recent years, there are no guarantees
KERA North Texas / Posted 19 days ago
but as with all things on Capitol Hill in recent years, there are no guarantees. The CHIP issue came up during a U.S. House Rules Committee hearing last week on another piece of legislation, a bill that addressed reauthorizing the Federal... Read more
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FOX Business
These 11 Words From Jeff Sessions Should Strike Fear Into the Marijuana Industry and Stockstide may be shifting, which could give Sessions the ammo he needs to shut down
FOX Business / Posted 21 days ago
tide may be shifting, which could give Sessions the ammo he needs to shut down legal-weed operations. For instance, the House Rules Committee last month blocked a vote on the Rohrabacher-Blumenauer Amendment, which would provide the exact same... Read more
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FOX Business
These 11 Words From Jeff Sessions Should Strike Fear Into the Marijuana Industry and Stockstide may be shifting, which could give Sessions the ammo he needs to shut down
FOX Business / Posted 21 days ago
tide may be shifting, which could give Sessions the ammo he needs to shut down legal-weed operations. For instance, the House Rules Committee last month blocked a vote on the Rohrabacher-Blumenauer Amendment, which would provide the exact same... Read more
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Al.com
Oliver Robinson danced to strings guided by his alleged co-conspiratorsof poisoned neighborhoods--using arguments and words crafted by the Balch puppe
Al.com / Posted 21 days ago
of poisoned neighborhoods--using arguments and words crafted by the Balch puppeteers. Robinson, as a member of the Alabama House Rules Committee, drafted (or, rather, Gilbert drafted, allegedly) a joint resolution urging ADEM and the state attorney... Read more
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FOX Business
Marijuana Drive-Thrus and Online Weed Orders Are a Real Possibility in This Stateprotecting medical-marijuana businesses in legal states from prosecution by the
FOX Business / Posted 21 days ago
protecting medical-marijuana businesses in legal states from prosecution by the federal government. Even more recently, the House Rules Committee blocked a vote on the Rohrabacher-Blumenauer Amendment, which is designed to protect legally operating... Read more
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FOX Business
Marijuana Drive-Thrus and Online Weed Orders Are a Real Possibility in This Stateprotecting medical-marijuana businesses in legal states from prosecution by the
FOX Business / Posted 21 days ago
protecting medical-marijuana businesses in legal states from prosecution by the federal government. Even more recently, the House Rules Committee blocked a vote on the Rohrabacher-Blumenauer Amendment, which is designed to protect legally operating... Read more
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NJ.com
New Jersey turning into a political punching bag for Republicans in Washingtonaren't bothered by facts and don't care about fairness or honesty. To them, if
NJ.com / Posted 22 days ago
aren't bothered by facts and don't care about fairness or honesty. To them, if we benefit in any way, it must be wrong." House Rules Committee spokeswoman Caroline Boothe said each amendment stands or falls by itself. "Any determination is made... Read more
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Bureau County Republican
Madigan reigns and remains – why?Currie, D-Chicago. The first woman in Illinois to serve as a majority leader, C
Bureau County Republican / Posted 22 days ago
Currie, D-Chicago. The first woman in Illinois to serve as a majority leader, Currie is also Madigan’s lieutenant in the House Rules Committee, where untold scores of good bills go to die without debate. It is through Currie’s leadership in Rules... Read more
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The Birmingham Times
Federal Grand Jury Indicts Three in Conspiracy to Bribe Oliver Robinsonthe EPA in an effort to get the federal agency to take a position favorable to
The Birmingham Times / Posted 23 days ago
the EPA in an effort to get the federal agency to take a position favorable to Drummond; vote as a member of the Alabama House Rules Committee to send a joint resolution (which had been written by Gilbert) to the House with a recommendation... Read more
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KCBD-TV Lubbock
U.S. House passes tax breaks for victims of Harvey, Irma and Mariawould expand the tax breaks for Sandy victims and other natural disasters that
KCBD-TV Lubbock / Posted 23 days ago
would expand the tax breaks for Sandy victims and other natural disasters that occurred in the last five years. At a U.S. House Rules Committee meeting Tuesday evening chaired by U.S. Rep. Pete Sessions, the Dallas Republican repeatedly described... Read more
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The News & Observer
What happened to 234 cars seized from DWI arrests, auditors want to knowsteps, according to reports filed with the N.C. State Board of Elections. Lewi
The News & Observer / Posted 24 days ago
steps, according to reports filed with the N.C. State Board of Elections. Lewis, who was chairman of the powerful House Rules committee, told the N.C. Insider in November 2015 that his actions had nothing to do with Day’s contribution. He... Read more
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The Hill
House passes FAA extension with hurricane tax reliefof wages paid by an employer affected by a storm to workers from core disaster
The Hill / Posted 24 days ago
of wages paid by an employer affected by a storm to workers from core disaster areas. Republicans added language in the House Rules Committee before returning the bill to the floor for a second time that ensures that the U.S. Virgin Islands and... Read more
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The Hill
What to watch for in GOP tax plan rollout | IRS sharing info with special counsel probe | SEC doesn't know full extent of hack | New sanctions target North Korean banksa do-over vote later this week, after Democrats blocked the bill from passing u
The Hill / Posted 25 days ago
a do-over vote later this week, after Democrats blocked the bill from passing under a fast-track procedure on Monday.The House Rules Committee agreed on Tuesday to send a six-month reauthorization of the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) to... Read more
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The Hill
House tees up do-over vote on FAA bill with hurricane provisionsa do-over vote later this week, after Democrats blocked the bill from passing u
The Hill / Posted 25 days ago
a do-over vote later this week, after Democrats blocked the bill from passing under a fast-track procedure on Monday. The House Rules Committee agreed on Tuesday to send a six-month reauthorization of the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) to... Read more
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The Washington Times
Medical Marijuana Amendment: Trump, Sessions wrongjustice during the three long years since the Amendment became law indicative o
The Washington Times / Posted 27 days ago
justice during the three long years since the Amendment became law indicative of pernicious effects. On Sept. 6, 2017, the House Rules Committee—a puppet of House Speaker Paul Ryan—blocked a floor vote on the Medical Marijuana Amendment. But the... Read more
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Savannah Morning News
Georgia Water Coalition honors green innovators who make a differenceprefer to spend money on but we’ll see.” Two individuals made the Clean 13 lis
Savannah Morning News / Posted 27 days ago
prefer to spend money on but we’ll see.” Two individuals made the Clean 13 list. Rep. John Meadows, the chairman of the House Rules Committee, led the effort to update state policy on oil and gas drilling. Meadows’ legislation will ultimately... Read more
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Savannah Morning News
Ga. water coalition honors green innovatorsprefer to spend money on but we’ll see.” Two individuals made the Clean 13 lis
Savannah Morning News / Posted 27 days ago
prefer to spend money on but we’ll see.” Two individuals made the Clean 13 list. Rep. John Meadows, the chairman of the House Rules Committee, led the effort to update state policy on oil and gas drilling. Meadows’ legislation will ultimately... Read more
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FOX Business
A Shift in Federal Marijuana Policy May Be Imminentremove protections for legally operating medical-marijuana businesses so he cou
FOX Business / Posted 28 days ago
remove protections for legally operating medical-marijuana businesses so he could potentially prosecute them. In fact, the House Rules Committee recently blocked a vote on the Rohrabacher-Blumenauer Amendment, which is what protects those legally... Read more
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FOX Business
A Shift in Federal Marijuana Policy May Be Imminentremove protections for legally operating medical-marijuana businesses so he cou
FOX Business / Posted 28 days ago
remove protections for legally operating medical-marijuana businesses so he could potentially prosecute them. In fact, the House Rules Committee recently blocked a vote on the Rohrabacher-Blumenauer Amendment, which is what protects those legally... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Arkansas lawmaker exits race for speakerfar away right now to say anyone has 51 votes," said Davis, who has served in t
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 30 days ago
far away right now to say anyone has 51 votes," said Davis, who has served in the House since 2013 and is chairman of the House Rules Committee. The House speaker for 2019-21 will be formally elected by the 100-member House on the first day of the... Read more

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