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Press Release - Sessions Announces Departure of Staff Director Hugh Halpern

Sep 13, 2016

WASHINGTON, DC - U.S. Congressman Pete Sessions, chairman of the House Committee on Rules, today released the following statement announcing the departure of current Staff Director Hugh Halpern to the Office of the Speaker, and the promotion of the committee's current Deputy Staff Director Stephen Cote to the role of staff director:

Press Release - Sessions Votes to Repeal Nonsensical ObamaCare Policy

Jul 6, 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 bill that amends the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to repeal the amendments made by the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act which disqualify expenses for over-the-counter drugs under health savings accounts and health flexible spending arrangements: