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Press Release - Sessions Applauds House Passage of Legislative Branch Appropriations Bill

May 19, 2015

Sessions Applauds House Passage of Legislative Branch Appropriations Bill

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 passage of an annual spending bill to fund the offices of members of the House of Representatives as well as the agencies related to its security, resources for visitors and funding to maintain its operations and infrastructure:

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.

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