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Press Release - Sessions Votes to Restore Role of Congress in DC Funding

May 25, 2016

WASHINGTON, DC – Congressman Pete Sessions (R-TX), chairman of the House Rules Committee, today issued the following statement on the House’s passage of a bill to repeal the Local Budget Autonomy Amendment Act of 2012, to amend the District of Columbia Home Rule Act to clarify the respective roles of the District government and Congress in the local budget process of the District government:

Press Release - Sessions Supports Bill to Modernize Toxic Substances Control Act

May 24, 2016

WASHINGTON, DC – Congressman Pete Sessions (R-TX), chairman of the House Rules Committee, today issued the following statement on the House’s passage of a bill that modernizes the Toxic Substances Control Act of 1976, to identify and control unreasonable risks of injury to health or the environment from the manufacture, processing, distribution in commerce, use, and disposal of chemical substances, to facilitate interstate commerce:

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