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The Hill
In the House, if you don’t like the rules, suspend themis in order. Every week, the House majority leader announces a list of bills f
The Hill / Posted an hour ago
is in order. Every week, the House majority leader announces a list of bills for consideration that don’t require the Rules Committee to lay out the terms of consideration (the length of the debate, the number of amendments etc.). According to... Read more
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The Hill
Congress should stand with the majority of Americans and support Rohrabacher-Blumenauer amendmentto act on their own Constitutionally-guaranteed sovereignty. ADVERTISEMENT An
The Hill / Posted 4 hours ago
to act on their own Constitutionally-guaranteed sovereignty. ADVERTISEMENT And that’s why I was so disappointed that the Rules Committee of the House of Representatives just blocked a floor vote on an important amendment to a spending bill that... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Arkansas lawmaker exits race for speakeraway right now to say anyone has 51 votes," said Davis, who has served in the H
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 9 hours ago
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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WWLP Springfield
McGovern laying-out hypothetical Democratic agenda for 2019go on forever.” A former aide to the late Congressman Joseph Moakley, McGovern
WWLP Springfield / Posted yesterday
go on forever.” A former aide to the late Congressman Joseph Moakley, McGovern also owes his position on the powerful Rules Committee to the South Boston pol who chaired that committee and was its ranking member before his death in 2001. When... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
EDITORIAL, Sept. 21: Helping the innocent victims of addictionharm done to an unborn child because of drug use. But the Honorables ended the
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted yesterday
harm done to an unborn child because of drug use. But the Honorables ended their session with the bill parked in the House Rules Committee. Protecting the unborn in such cases is apparently not a priority. Ben David and his brother Jon, district... Read more
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Al.com
SEC director of officials Steve Shaw on LSU-Mississippi State offensive PI, sideline infractionshe said. Shaw didn't specify who the assistants are but said the rule is worki
Al.com / Posted 2 days ago
he said. Shaw didn't specify who the assistants are but said the rule is working. "The rule is doing exactly what the rules committee intended it to do," he explained. I think we've seen a positive change with our interaction with our coaches.... Read more
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TribLIVE
State Senate rejects no-tax House budget bill, proposes conferenceLindstrom Senate Majority Leader Jake Corman, seated at the head of the table,
TribLIVE / Posted 2 days ago
Lindstrom Senate Majority Leader Jake Corman, seated at the head of the table, chairs a brief meeting of the Senate Rules Committee on Wednesday, Sept. 20, 2017. The Senate will seek House approval next week to convene a bicameral conference... Read more
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Greenwich Time
Greenwich plastic-bag ban withdrawn before RTM presentation for more workis in order and who will be in charge of enforcement,” RTM member Douglas Wells
Greenwich Time / Posted 2 days ago
is in order and who will be in charge of enforcement,” RTM member Douglas Wells, chairman of the body’s Legislative and Rules Committee, said on Tuesday. “The Health Department is a possibility to oversee it and the Conservation Department is... Read more
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Darien News-Review
Greenwich plastic-bag ban withdrawn before RTM presentation for more workis in order and who will be in charge of enforcement,” RTM member Douglas Wells
Darien News-Review / Posted 3 days ago
is in order and who will be in charge of enforcement,” RTM member Douglas Wells, chairman of the body’s Legislative and Rules Committee, said on Tuesday. “The Health Department is a possibility to oversee it and the Conservation Department is... Read more
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The Aero-News Network
Boeing Selects Triumph Group As Major Supplier For Its U.S. Air Force T-X Offerbrightest talent with highly-skilled jobs locally and across the nation,” said
The Aero-News Network / Posted 3 days ago
brightest talent with highly-skilled jobs locally and across the nation,” said Congressman Pete Sessions, Chairman of the Rules Committee. “Texas is open for business building the right choice for the next U.S. Air Force trainer with Boeing and... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Expectant moms who abuse drugs don't face chargesas a result of the parent's abuse of controlled substances," according to the b
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 4 days ago
as a result of the parent's abuse of controlled substances," according to the bill. The bill was referred to the House Rules Committee and was not heard before the end of the General Assembly session. "District attorneys have a responsibility... Read more
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FOX Business
Jeff Sessions May Soon Have a Green Light to Wage War on Medical-Marijuana Businessesthat have passed medical-weed laws.Sessions is champing at the bit to go after
FOX Business / Posted 5 days ago
that have passed medical-weed laws.Sessions is champing at the bit to go after medical marijuana Last week, the House Rules Committee blocked a vote on the Rohrabacher-Blumenauer Amendment. Blocking this vote may keep this critical amendment... Read more
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FOX Business
Jeff Sessions May Soon Have a Green Light to Wage War on Medical-Marijuana Businessesthat have passed medical-weed laws.Sessions is champing at the bit to go after
FOX Business / Posted 5 days ago
that have passed medical-weed laws.Sessions is champing at the bit to go after medical marijuana Last week, the House Rules Committee blocked a vote on the Rohrabacher-Blumenauer Amendment. Blocking this vote may keep this critical amendment... Read more
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Philly.com
Questioning of judicial nominee's Catholicism by Feinstein and Durbin would make the Klan proudof Appeals. Among her many accomplishments, Barrett has clerked for the U.S. S
Philly.com / Posted 7 days ago
of Appeals. Among her many accomplishments, Barrett has clerked for the U.S. Supreme Court and served on its Appellate Rules committee. She has taught law at George Washington University and the University of Virginia and published numerous... Read more
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New York Post
Marijuana legalization hasn’t led to more drug abuse: study— only 8 states and the District of Columbia have legalized the drug for recrea
New York Post / Posted 7 days ago
— only 8 states and the District of Columbia have legalized the drug for recreational use. Last week, the U.S. House rules committee blocked an amendment that would protect medical marijuana patients, and in recent months Attorney General... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
46 wild horses caught from Piceance herdand burros, but continuing to prohibit their sale for processing into commercia
The Daily Sentinel / Posted 7 days ago
and burros, but continuing to prohibit their sale for processing into commercial products. Earlier this month, the House Rules Committee prevented introduction of an amendment to protect wild horses in 2018 appropriations language, the American... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Congress not sure where President Trump goes next on DACA, immigrationour party on a proposal that we would be supportive of,” said Rep. Pete Session
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 7 days ago
our party on a proposal that we would be supportive of,” said Rep. Pete Sessions (R-TX), the Chairman of the powerful House Rules Committee. Speaking to reporters off the House floor, Sessions said GOP lawmakers were still trying to figure out the... Read more
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The Hill
Trump stuns Washington with immigration movesis vital. If I don't get the wall, then we will become the obstructionists.” R
The Hill / Posted 8 days ago
is vital. If I don't get the wall, then we will become the obstructionists.” Rep. Pete Sessions (R-Texas), chairman of the Rules Committee, said the country is learning to adapt to Trump's unpredictable leadership style — and that includes... Read more
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FOX 8 WGHP
House passes GOP bill, targeted at MS-13, that would make gang membership a cause for deportationor more people who conspire together to commit certain offenses, including harb
FOX 8 WGHP / Posted 8 days ago
or more people who conspire together to commit certain offenses, including harboring immigrants or felony drug crimes. In a Rules Committee hearing on the bill, California Democratic Rep. Zoe Lofgren argued to her colleagues that could conceivably... Read more
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KESQ Palm Springs
The DACA debate isn't the only immigration fight in Congressor more people who conspire together to commit certain offenses, including harb
KESQ Palm Springs / Posted 8 days ago
or more people who conspire together to commit certain offenses, including harboring immigrants or felony drug crimes. In a Rules Committee hearing on the bill, California Democratic Rep. Zoe Lofgren argued to her colleagues that could conceivably... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
The DACA debate isn't the only immigration fight in Congressor more people who conspire together to commit certain offenses, including harb
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 8 days ago
or more people who conspire together to commit certain offenses, including harboring immigrants or felony drug crimes. In a Rules Committee hearing on the bill, California Democratic Rep. Zoe Lofgren argued to her colleagues that could conceivably... Read more
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News 8000
The DACA debate isn't the only immigration fight in Congressor more people who conspire together to commit certain offenses, including harb
News 8000 / Posted 8 days ago
or more people who conspire together to commit certain offenses, including harboring immigrants or felony drug crimes. In a Rules Committee hearing on the bill, California Democratic Rep. Zoe Lofgren argued to her colleagues that could conceivably... Read more
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KEYT 3 Santa Barbara
The DACA debate isn't the only immigration fight in Congressor more people who conspire together to commit certain offenses, including harb
KEYT 3 Santa Barbara / Posted 8 days ago
or more people who conspire together to commit certain offenses, including harboring immigrants or felony drug crimes. In a Rules Committee hearing on the bill, California Democratic Rep. Zoe Lofgren argued to her colleagues that could conceivably... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
The DACA debate isn't the only immigration fight in Congressor more people who conspire together to commit certain offenses, including harb
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 8 days ago
or more people who conspire together to commit certain offenses, including harboring immigrants or felony drug crimes. In a Rules Committee hearing on the bill, California Democratic Rep. Zoe Lofgren argued to her colleagues that could conceivably... Read more
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KXLY-TV Spokane
The DACA debate isn't the only immigration fight in Congressor more people who conspire together to commit certain offenses, including harb
KXLY-TV Spokane / Posted 8 days ago
or more people who conspire together to commit certain offenses, including harboring immigrants or felony drug crimes. In a Rules Committee hearing on the bill, California Democratic Rep. Zoe Lofgren argued to her colleagues that could conceivably... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
The DACA debate isn't the only immigration fight in Congressor more people who conspire together to commit certain offenses, including harb
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 8 days ago
or more people who conspire together to commit certain offenses, including harboring immigrants or felony drug crimes. In a Rules Committee hearing on the bill, California Democratic Rep. Zoe Lofgren argued to her colleagues that could conceivably... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
The DACA debate isn't the only immigration fight in Congressor more people who conspire together to commit certain offenses, including harb
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 8 days ago
or more people who conspire together to commit certain offenses, including harboring immigrants or felony drug crimes. In a Rules Committee hearing on the bill, California Democratic Rep. Zoe Lofgren argued to her colleagues that could conceivably... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
The DACA debate isn't the only immigration fight in Congressor more people who conspire together to commit certain offenses, including harb
KRCR TV Redding / Posted 8 days ago
or more people who conspire together to commit certain offenses, including harboring immigrants or felony drug crimes. In a Rules Committee hearing on the bill, California Democratic Rep. Zoe Lofgren argued to her colleagues that could conceivably... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
The DACA debate isn't the only immigration fight in Congressor more people who conspire together to commit certain offenses, including harb
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 8 days ago
or more people who conspire together to commit certain offenses, including harboring immigrants or felony drug crimes. In a Rules Committee hearing on the bill, California Democratic Rep. Zoe Lofgren argued to her colleagues that could conceivably... Read more
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Market Watch
Marijuana legalization hasn’t led to more drug or alcohol abuse among young people— only 8 states and the District of Columbia have legalized the drug for recrea
Market Watch / Posted 8 days ago
— only 8 states and the District of Columbia have legalized the drug for recreational use. Last week, the U.S. House rules committee blocked an amendment that would protect medical marijuana patients, and in recent months Attorney General... Read more
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KTXS Abilene
The DACA debate isn't the only immigration fight in Congressor more people who conspire together to commit certain offenses, including harb
KTXS Abilene / Posted 8 days ago
or more people who conspire together to commit certain offenses, including harboring immigrants or felony drug crimes. In a Rules Committee hearing on the bill, California Democratic Rep. Zoe Lofgren argued to her colleagues that could conceivably... Read more
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KECI Missoula
The DACA debate isn't the only immigration fight in Congressor more people who conspire together to commit certain offenses, including harb
KECI Missoula / Posted 8 days ago
or more people who conspire together to commit certain offenses, including harboring immigrants or felony drug crimes. In a Rules Committee hearing on the bill, California Democratic Rep. Zoe Lofgren argued to her colleagues that could conceivably... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
The DACA debate isn't the only immigration fight in Congressor more people who conspire together to commit certain offenses, including harb
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 8 days ago
or more people who conspire together to commit certain offenses, including harboring immigrants or felony drug crimes. In a Rules Committee hearing on the bill, California Democratic Rep. Zoe Lofgren argued to her colleagues that could conceivably... Read more
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KTLA-TV Los Angeles
House Passes GOP Bill, Targeted at MS-13, That Would Make Gang Membership a Cause for Deportationor more people who conspire together to commit certain offenses, including harb
KTLA-TV Los Angeles / Posted 8 days ago
or more people who conspire together to commit certain offenses, including harboring immigrants or felony drug crimes. In a Rules Committee hearing on the bill, California Democratic Rep. Zoe Lofgren argued to her colleagues that could conceivably... Read more
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The Hill
House passes $1.2T government funding package for 2018cap requirements — in late January. Lawmakers submitted more than 900 amendmen
The Hill / Posted 8 days ago
cap requirements — in late January. Lawmakers submitted more than 900 amendments to the spending package, but the House Rules Committee only green-lighted 342 for floor consideration. When Republicans first took over the House majority in 2011,... Read more
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The Economic Times
US agencies ordered to stop using Russian company's softwareIntelligence Agency Director Lt. Gen. Vincent Stewart. Minnesota Sen. Amy Klob
The Economic Times / Posted 8 days ago
Intelligence Agency Director Lt. Gen. Vincent Stewart. Minnesota Sen. Amy Klobuchar, the ranking Democrat on the Senate Rules Committee, sent a letter to Duke asking the department for information about the government's use of Kaspersky... Read more
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FOX 59 Indianapolis
Carmel committee recommends removing $5 million carousel from investment planchances of a multi-million dollar antique carousel coming to the Carmel are dwi
FOX 59 Indianapolis / Posted 8 days ago
chances of a multi-million dollar antique carousel coming to the Carmel are dwindling. The city’s Finance, Utilities and Rules Committee recommended that the $5 million slated for the ride be removed from a $76 million investment proposal... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Federal agencies ordered to stop using Kaspersky softwareon Capitol Hill applauded the decision. Minnesota Sen. Amy Klobuchar, the rank
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 8 days ago
on Capitol Hill applauded the decision. Minnesota Sen. Amy Klobuchar, the ranking Democrat on the Senate Rules Committee, sent a letter to Duke asking the department for information about the government's use of Kaspersky... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
US agencies ordered to stop using Russian company's softwareon Capitol Hill applauded the decision. Minnesota Sen. Amy Klobuchar, the rank
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 8 days ago
on Capitol Hill applauded the decision. Minnesota Sen. Amy Klobuchar, the ranking Democrat on the Senate Rules Committee, sent a letter to Duke asking the department for information about the government's use of Kaspersky... Read more
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Boston Herald
US agencies ordered to stop using Russian company's softwareon Capitol Hill applauded the decision. Minnesota Sen. Amy Klobuchar, the rank
Boston Herald / Posted 9 days ago
on Capitol Hill applauded the decision. Minnesota Sen. Amy Klobuchar, the ranking Democrat on the Senate Rules Committee, sent a letter to Duke asking the department for information about the government's use of Kaspersky... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
US agencies ordered to stop using Russian company's softwareon Capitol Hill applauded the decision. Minnesota Sen. Amy Klobuchar, the rank
Stamford Advocate / Posted 9 days ago
on Capitol Hill applauded the decision. Minnesota Sen. Amy Klobuchar, the ranking Democrat on the Senate Rules Committee, sent a letter to Duke asking the department for information about the government's use of Kaspersky... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
US agencies ordered to stop using Russian company’s softwareon Capitol Hill applauded the decision. Minnesota Sen. Amy Klobuchar, the rank
WWLP Springfield / Posted 9 days ago
on Capitol Hill applauded the decision. Minnesota Sen. Amy Klobuchar, the ranking Democrat on the Senate Rules Committee, sent a letter to Duke asking the department for information about the government’s use of Kaspersky... Read more
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Connecticut Post
US agencies ordered to stop using Russian company's softwareon Capitol Hill applauded the decision. Minnesota Sen. Amy Klobuchar, the rank
Connecticut Post / Posted 9 days ago
on Capitol Hill applauded the decision. Minnesota Sen. Amy Klobuchar, the ranking Democrat on the Senate Rules Committee, sent a letter to Duke asking the department for information about the government's use of Kaspersky... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Lacson committee will handle inquiry into Hontiveros issue vs Aguirreto the referral made on Wednesay by Senate Majority Leader Vicent Sotto III, sa
Inquirier.net / Posted 9 days ago
to the referral made on Wednesay by Senate Majority Leader Vicent Sotto III, saying she would “submit to the wisdom of the rules committee and the majority leader.” “I’m thanking the good majority leader for keeping his promise to soonest report... Read more
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Maneater
Countdown to wrestling, part two: How to watch a Mizzou wrestling meetmade effective because it “promotes aggressive wrestling and is more exciting t
Maneater / Posted 9 days ago
made effective because it “promotes aggressive wrestling and is more exciting to watch,” according to the NCAA Wrestling Rules Committee. The last way to score is a bit more abstract and kept track of throughout the course of the match. Time... Read more
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Journal Gazette & Times-Courier
County board hears more criticism of reassessmentPerry also claimed that records from a 2015 meeting of the board's Offices and
Journal Gazette & Times-Courier / Posted 9 days ago
Perry also claimed that records from a 2015 meeting of the board's Offices and Rules Committee about the project showed the method used mirrored that suggested by Charleston's city comptroller. He argued that went "above and beyond" the duty of the... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Sotto: What to do with Hontiveros’ speechthe matter to the two committees. Question over jurisdiction In a phone inter
Inquirier.net / Posted 9 days ago
the matter to the two committees. Question over jurisdiction In a phone interview on Tuesday, Sotto said that the Senate rules committee, which he chairs, still needed to resolve issues about jurisdiction on Wednesday. According to Sotto,... Read more
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The Hill
Targeted Republicans push back on retirement speculation(DCCC) list included Royce, the chairman of the House Foreign Affairs Committee
The Hill / Posted 10 days ago
(DCCC) list included Royce, the chairman of the House Foreign Affairs Committee, and Sessions, the chairman of the House Rules Committee, both of whom are among the 23 Republicans representing districts won by Clinton last year. The two... Read more
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Boston Globe
Jim McGovern: GOP’s marijuana moves have me smoking madof his attorney general, Jeff Sessions. Now, the GOP has further muddied the f
Boston Globe / Posted 11 days ago
of his attorney general, Jeff Sessions. Now, the GOP has further muddied the federal waters, as Republicans on the House Rules Committee last week blocked a vote to preserve the so-called Rohrabacher-Blumenauer amendment, a bipartisan measure in... Read more
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Roll Call
House Readies Debate on Defense AmendmentsThe House Rules Committee on Wednesday approved a structured rule governing flo
Roll Call / Posted 11 days ago
The House Rules Committee on Wednesday approved a structured rule governing floor debate for amendments to the fiscal 2018 defense appropriations bill, the final piece of the four-bill minibus spending package on the House floor. Legislators will... Read more
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