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Press Release - Chairman Sessions Opening Statement: American Health Care Act

Mar 22, 2017

  

Chairman Sessions Opening Statement
American Health Care Act

Remarks as written

 
Good Morning and welcome to the Rules Committee.  Today the committee will consider H.R. 1628 – the American Health Care Act of 2017.      

On March 20, 2010, the Rules Committee met in this very room and passed Senate crafted language in a House shell bill that would ultimately devastate our nation’s healthcare system.

Press Release - Sessions Votes to End Obama's Title X Abortion Funding Rule

Feb 16, 2017

WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Congressman Pete Sessions (R-TX), Chairman of the House Committee on Rules, released the following statement in support of the passage of a measure to disapprove of a rule that forces states to give grants funded by taxpayers dollars to abortion providers rather than community health centers and other clinics providing comprehensive reproductive health care services to women:
 

Press Release - Sessions to BLM - Leave Our Land Alone

Feb 14, 2017

WASHINGTON, D.C. - U.S. Congressman Pete Sessions (R-TX), Chairman of the House Committee on Rules, released the following statement applauding the passage of a measure that requires the Bureau of Land Management to perform a survey on the 116-mile stretch of contested land in between Oklahoma and Texas along the Red River:
 

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