WASHINGTON, DC – U.S. Congressman Pete Sessions (R-TX), Chairman of the House Rules Committee, today issued the following statement after House passage of a bill to provide necessary resources to continue essential military efforts abroad:
Press Release - Sessions Statement on Serving as Chairman of the House Committee on Rules in the 115th Congress
WASHINGTON, DC - U.S. Congressman Pete Sessions (R-TX), today issued the following statement in regard to his reappointment to serve as the Chairman of the House Committee on Rules:
"I am honored to serve as the Chairman of the House Committee on Rules for the 115th Congress. As Chairman I have strived to create a more transparent and open process that encourages all members to bring their ideas to the table. In the next Congress I will continue to hold our committee to the highest standard of transparency, fairness, and accountability.
WASHINGTON, DC – U.S. Congressman Pete Sessions (R-TX), Chairman of the House Rules Committee, today issued the following statement regarding passage of H.R. 6392, the Systemic Risk Designation Improvement Act:
Washington, D.C.— U.S. Congressman Pete Sessions (R-TX), Chairman of the House Rules Committee, today released the following statement after voting in favor of a monumental bill that will accelerate the development of cures and treatments:
"Technological advancement and American innovation has unleashed new cutting edge treatments, allowed us to turn the page on cancer, and led to previously impossible medical developments that will save the lives of thousands of men, women, and children.
The Committee on Rules is likely to meet the week of December 5th to grant a rule that may provide a structured amendment process for floor consideration of H.R. 5143, the Transparent Insurance Standards Act of 2016.
The Committee on Rules will meet today, Wednesday, November 30, 2016 at 3:00 PM on the following emergency measure:
- Conference report to accompany S. 2943—National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2017 (H. Rept. 114-840)