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Announcement - Amendment Process Announcement for H.R. 2954

Jan 30, 2014

Dear Colleague:

The Committee on Rules may meet the week of February 3rd to grant a rule that could limit the amendment process for floor consideration of H.R. 2954, to authorize Escambia County, Florida, to convey certain property that was formerly part of Santa Rosa Island National Monument and that was conveyed to Escambia County subject to restrictions on use and reconveyance.

Press Release - Sessions Responds to the State of the Union Address

Jan 28, 2014
WASHINGTON, DC – U.S. Congressman Pete Sessions (R-TX), Chairman of the House Rules Committee, tonight released the following statement in response to President Obama’s State of the Union address:
“Tonight’s State of the Union address was a missed opportunity for President Obama to admit that his policies have failed to meet the needs of the American people.  Instead, he promised a ‘year of action’ – even if that means circumventing Congress and the constitutional lawmaking process while making unilateral decisions through executive orders.