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Announcement - Amendment Process Announcement for H.R. 2406

Feb 16, 2016

Dear Colleague:                                                   

The Committee on Rules is likely to meet the week of February 22nd to grant a rule that would provide a structured amendment process for floor consideration of H.R. 2406, the SHARE Act.

Press Release - Sessions Supports Bill to Make Nutrition Labeling Requirements Common Sense for All

Feb 12, 2016

WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Congressman Pete Sessions (R-TX), chairman of the House Rules Committee, today issued the following statement after voting in favor of a measure that would revise the Food and Drug Administration’s menu labeling regulations to account for the unique requirements of certain food establishments, such as pizza restaurants that must account for a large number of variations in the composition of each pizza:

Press Release - Sessions: Obama is the ‘$20 Trillion Man’

Feb 11, 2016

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 legislation that would require the current administration to appear before the Congress prior to each and every potential debt limit increase:

Press Release - Sessions to Serve on Task Force to Develop Bold Agenda for Confident America

Feb 8, 2016

WASHINGTON, DC – U.S. Congressman Pete Sessions (R-TX), chairman of the House Rules Committee, last week was named a leader of one of the six committee-led task forces announced by House Speaker Paul Ryan on February 4, 2016. The task forces will be charged with developing a bold, pro-growth agenda and will be run by committee chairs of jurisdiction, while also including input from all members to ensure broad perspectives and ideas.

Press Release - Sessions Supports Legislation to Curb Scope of DOJ’s ‘Operation Choke Point’

Feb 4, 2016

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 a measure that prevents a federal banking agency from suggesting or ordering an institution to terminate accounts or discourage an institution from relationships with specific groups of customers, which is the result of the Department of Justice’s 2013 initiative known as Operation Choke Point:

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