Daily Archives: May 12, 2013

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CONGRESS WATCH Rep. Ellmers Participates in Press Conference Following Your Time Roundtable Discussion, May 8, 2013, YouTube [VIDEO 1:36] Ellmers Speaks in Favor of Working Families Flexibility Act, YouTube [VIDEO 2:03]

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CONGRESS WATCH Red Tape Rising: Regulation in Obama’s First Term, James L. Gattuso and Diane Katz, Heritage Foundation Committee Examines Obama Administration’s Record on Regulatory Costs, House Committee on Small Business/US Congress Committee Members Introduce No-Cost Legislation To Help Small … Continue reading

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US CONGRESS – LEADER’S WEEKLY SCHEDULE Week of May 13th TUESDAY, MAY 14TH 1) H.R. 180 – National Blue Alert Act of 2013, as amended (Sponsored by Rep. Michael Grimm / Judiciary Committee) 2) H.R. 1580 – To affirm the … Continue reading

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CONGRESS WATCH Rogers to Honor 8th Congressional District Students with the Medal of Merit, US Congress May 5: Issa, Rogers, Ruppersberger & sports, cbsnews.com

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CONGRESS WATCH When ‘Flex Time’ Means Ripping Off Workers, Judith Warner, TIME H.R. 1406: More Work, Less Pay, YouTube [VIDEO 2:47]

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CONGRESS WATCH Fighting for the First Amendment, US Senate THE COAL JOBS PROTECTION ACT, US Senate President Should Prepare Nation for Negative Effects of Obamacare, YouTube [VIDEO 6:25] Audio Statements, US Senate WYMT Issues & Answers, YouTube [VIDEO 30:10]

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CONGRESS WATCH Congressman Steve King Spoke on the House Floor — Immigration, YouTube [VIDEO 30:07] King Meets with Delegation from Ames Area, US Congress King Commends Heritage’s Rector Report, US Congress King Response to “Gang of Eight’s” Immigration Bill, US … Continue reading

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CONGRESS WATCH Sen. Paul Urges Sen. Reid to Move Immigration Bill to Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee, US Senate Sen. Paul Urges Consideration of Immigration Bill at HSGAC Hearing, US Senate Sen. Paul Introduces Bill to Repeal Anti-Privacy Provisions … Continue reading

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CONGRESS WATCH Rep. Mike Kelly Champions Freedom for Working Families on House Floor, YouTube [VIDEO 0:50] The Working Families Flexibility Act, Education & the Workforce Committee/US Congress IRS apologizes for targeting tea party groups, Stephen Ohlemacher, AP Nearly 8 months … Continue reading

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CONGRESS WATCH H.R. 807 – Voted to prioritize payments in order to credibly and permanently remove any threat of default on the United States’ Treasury debt This week I joined a working group examining the Endangered Species Act and how it … Continue reading