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April 21, 2017
... for inspectors general and led recent efforts on a new postal reform bill. ... a slew of different bills attempting to crack down on official time use, ... on the Oversight and Government Reform during the 109th Congress. He's noÃÂ ...
March 6, 2017
On the first appropriation bill approved by the committee, Sen. ... In 1899, the Senate stripped the committee of seven major funding bills and awarded them ... in the prior Congress and in the Republican-led 109th Congress.
February 10, 2017
Sessions voted against a related bill to the Comprehensive Immigration ... During the 109th Congress' first session, Sessions voted in favor ofÃÂ ...
January 2, 2017
In terms of bills passed into law, these three rank 1st, 2nd, and 3rd as ... the Republican-led 109th Congress, which he described at the time asÃÂ ...
United States Senate Committee on Indian Affairs
December 16, 2016
Congressional Record - A substantially verbatim account of proceedings in the Senate for the date specified. Daily Digest - A summary of the day's floor andÃÂ ...
AmmoLand Shooting Sports News
November 17, 2016
A simple one page bill, amazing I know, the HPA would remove the ... in the 109th Congress, which ran from 2005 to 2006 over 10,500 billsÃÂ ...
November 11, 2016
... in 2001 with a Democratic Senate, and President Bill Clinton, a Democrat, ... 108th Congress (2003-2005) and 109th Congress (2005-2007).
New York Times
May 28, 2014
Through mid-May, representatives introduced 18 percent fewer bills ... leader who did not introduce at least one bill in a two-year Congress.
March 6, 2017
On the first appropriation bill approved by the committee, Sen. Lot Morrill (R-Maine), the chairman, raised a point of order against a floor ... In 1899, the Senate stripped the committee of seven major funding bills and awarded them to their ...
February 17, 2017
Castle's bill called for several design innovations - for the presidential portraits and Statue of Liberty to be rendered rim-to-rim, for dropping LIBERTY as one of the inscriptions (the Statue of Liberty design would stand in for the inscription ...
February 8, 2017
In fact, in an interview with Bill O'Reilly on Fox News, the President said,. I think that, yes, I would like to say by the end of the year, at least the ... At the start of the 109th Congress, Rep. Paul Ryan introduced the legislative package for ...
International Business Times
January 13, 2017
Republican California Assemblyman Steven S. Choi also introduced a bill last month to officially recognize the day in the Golden State this year and in 2018.
January 2, 2017
When the current Congress got underway two years ago, Republicans, in control of both chambers for the first time in a decade, had very high hopes.
The Hill (blog)
December 21, 2016
With the advent of a GOP-led 115th Congress and presidency beginning in January, a clarion call should be sounded across America's business community on the urgent need for employers to ratchet up education of their employees on the top economicÃÂ ...
December 14, 2016
The bill was first introduced in the 109th Congress. U.S. Department of Justice's Civil Rights Division notes the difficulty with which the original hate crimes against Blacks could be investigated and prosecuted was due to the participation of law ...
December 10, 2016
It's no easy feat growing up in the spotlight. Sasha and Malia Obama have spent almost half their lives in the White House, in the public eye.
December 8, 2016
Sen. Harry Reid is retiring next year and his farewell gave us the opportunity to witness something we rarely see in Congress: cross-party civility.
November 11, 2016
"At the moment, I expect Republicans and Trump will try to start with the things they agree on like repealing Obamacare and the infrastructure bill, but there are still divisions within the Republican caucus, and between congressional Republicans and ...
Environment & Energy Publishing
June 7, 2016
President George W. Bush (right) holds up the Energy Policy Act after signing the bill into law at Sandia National Laboratories in New Mexico in 2005.
Immigration Blog (blog)
March 15, 2016
I worked for the House Judiciary Committee's immigration subcommittee of the 109th Congress in 2005 amid the authoring of a significant immigration bill that would have done just that. The Border Protection, Antiterrorism and Illegal Immigration ...
February 25, 2016
That said, Bush eventually did employ the presidential veto, starting with the 109th Congress during his second term. The last ... Not that a "pocket veto" indicates that the president simply did not sign the bill, rather than formally vetoing and ...
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