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Press Release - Sessions Statement on the Farm Bill

Jul 11, 2013

WASHINGTON, DC – U.S. Congressman Pete Sessions (R-TX), Chairman of the House Rules Committee, today released the following statement regarding House passage of H.R. 2642, the Federal Agriculture Reform and Risk Management Act of 2013:

Press Release - Sessions Statement on NDAA Passage

Jun 14, 2013

WASHINGTON, DC – U.S. Congressman Pete Sessions (R-TX), Chairman of the House Rules Committee, today released the following statement regarding House passage of H.R. 1960, the National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) for Fiscal Year 2014:

Press Release - Rules Committee Launches New Website

May 31, 2013

WASHINGTON, DC – Earlier this week, the Rules Committee launched a new website.  The site has been redesigned from scratch to provide new tools to better track legislation and to deliver an overall more user-friendly experience.  With a new search-oriented platform, it is now easier to find and sort throughthe text of legislation under consideration at Rules, including submitted amendments, and all official documents generated by the committee.

Press Release - Sessions: Tying Student Loan Rates to Market Rates is a Common Sense Solution

May 23, 2013

WASHINGTON, DC – U.S. Congressman Pete Sessions (R-TX), Chairman of the House Rules Committee, today released the following statement regarding passage of H.R. 1911, the Smarter Solutions for Students Act of 2013:

“Currently, student loan interest rates are dictated by short-term political fixes, which unnecessarily create volatility in an already complicated market. Today the House approved legislation that will strengthen our federal student loan programs and provide long-term predictability to students, borrowers, and taxpayers.

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