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Press Release - Sessions Votes to Support Armed Services, Ensure Rule of Law When Dealing with Illegal Immigration

May 15, 2015

Washington, DC – U.S. Congressman Pete Sessions (R-TX), chairman of the House Rules Committee, today issued the following statement after voting in favor of the National Defense Authorization Act as well as an amendment to strike language that would allow illegal immigrants to serve in the U.S. military:

“Allowing illegal immigrants to serve in our military is wholly inconsistent with thoroughly vetted Republican philosophy.

Announcement - Amendment Process Announcement for H.R. 2262

May 14, 2015

Dear Colleague:                                                   

The Committee on Rules may meet the week of May 18th to grant a rule that could limit the amendment process for floor consideration of H.R. 2262, the SPACE Act of 2015.

Announcement - Amendment Process Announcement for H.R. 1335

May 13, 2015

Dear Colleague:                                                   

The Committee on Rules may meet the week of May 18th to grant a rule that could limit the amendment process for floor consideration of H.R. 1335, the Strengthening Fishing Communities and Increasing Flexibility in Fisheries Management Act.

Announcement - Amendment Process Announcement for H.R. 2250

May 13, 2015

Dear Colleague:                                                   

The Committee on Rules may meet the week of May 18th to grant a rule that could limit the amendment process for floor consideration of H.R. 2250, the Legislative Branch Appropriations Act, 2016.

Press Release - Sessions votes to protect the rights of states

May 12, 2015

Washington, DC – Congressman Pete Sessions (R-TX), chairman of the House Rules Committee, today released the following statement on the House’s passage of a bill (H.R. 1732) that restricts the administration’s efforts to expand federal jurisdiction over additional bodies of water under the Clean Water Act.

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