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Press Release - Sessions: The American People Deserve Leaders Who Will Work Together

Oct 8, 2013

WASHINGTON, DC – U.S. Congressman Pete Sessions (R-TX), Chairman of the House Rules Committee, today released the following statement regarding House passage of H.R. 3273, the Deficit Reduction and Economic Growth Working Group Act of 2013:

“House Republicans continue to stand ready to work on solutions to end the government shutdown and prevent a default on our nation’s debt, but we need a willing partner at the table to achieve these goals. Unfortunately, Harry Reid and the President refuse to negotiate.

Announcement - Meeting Announcement for H.J. Res. 75-80, H.J. Res. 82-5, and H.R. 3223

Oct 3, 2013

The Committee on Rules will meet today, Thursday, October 3, 2013 at 6:30 PM in H-313 The Capitol on the emergent measures of H.J. Res. 75, the Nutrition Assistance for Low-Income Women and Children Act, H.J. Res. 76, the Nuclear Weapon Security & Non-Proliferation Act, H.J. Res. 77, the Food and Drug Safety Act, H.J. Res. 78, the Preserving Our Intelligence Capabilities Act, H.J. Res. 79, the Border Safety & Security Act, H.J. Res. 80 the American Indian and Alaska Native, Health, Education, and Safety Act, H.J. Res. 82, the National Weather Monitoring Act, H.J. Res. 83, the Impact Aid for Local Schools Act, H.J. Res. 84, the Head Start for Low-Income Children Act, H.J. Res. 85, the National Emergency and Disaster Recovery Act and H.R. 3223 the Federal Employee Retroactive Pay Fairness Act