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Announcement - Meeting Announcement for H. Con. Res. 55

Jun 12, 2015

The Committee on Rules will meet on Tuesday, June 16, 2015 at 4:00 PM in H-313 The Capitol on the following measure:

  • H. Con. Res. 55--Directing the President, pursuant to section 5(c) of the War Powers Resolution, to remove United States Armed Forces deployed to Iraq or Syria on or after August 7, 2014, other than Armed Forces required to protect United States diplomatic facilities and personnel, from Iraq and Syria.

Press Release - Sessions: When America Competes Globally, America Wins; Says While There Is More Work to Be Done, Passage of TPA Language a “Win” for America

Jun 12, 2015

Washington, D.C. – U.S. Congressman Pete Sessions (R-TX), chairman of the House Rules Committee, today issued the following statement on the House’s approval of Trade Promotion Authority language to ensure the Congress has the authority to oversee trade deals introduced by the president, which he was instrumental in helping to enact:

Press Release - Sessions Supports Vital Funding for US Troops

Jun 11, 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 FY16 Defense Appropriations bill, legislation to provide necessary resources to continue essential military efforts abroad:

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