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Press Release - Sessions Statement in Support of No Budget, No Pay Act

Jan 23, 2013

WASHINGTON, DC – U.S. Congressman Pete Sessions (R-TX), Chairman of the House Rules Committee, today released the following statement regarding the No Budget, No Pay Act:

“For nearly four years, the Democrat-led Senate has failed to meet its most basic obligation by refusing to pass a budget. Americans in the private sector face consequences for failing to do their jobs, and I strongly believe that we should impose the same accountability on Members of Congress. The objective of the No Budget, No Pay Act is simple: if you don’t do your work, you don’t get paid.

Announcement - Meeting Announcement for H.R. 325

Jan 21, 2013

The Committee on Rules will hold an emergency meeting on Tuesday, January 22, 2013 at 2:00 PM in H-313 The Capitol on H.R. 325, to ensure the complete and timely payment of the obligations of the United States Government until May 19, 2013, and for other purposes.