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Press Release - Sessions Statement on Serving as Chairman of the House Committee on Rules in the 115th Congress

Dec 2, 2016

WASHINGTON, DC - U.S. Congressman Pete Sessions (R-TX), today issued the following statement in regard to his reappointment to serve as the Chairman of the House Committee on Rules: 
 
"I am honored to serve as the Chairman of the House Committee on Rules for the 115th Congress. As Chairman I have strived to create a more transparent and open process that encourages all members to bring their ideas to the table. In the next Congress I will continue to hold our committee to the highest standard of transparency, fairness, and accountability.
 

Press Release - Sessions Applauds Passage of the 21st Century Cures Act

Dec 1, 2016

Washington, D.C.— U.S. Congressman Pete Sessions (R-TX), Chairman of the House Rules Committee, today released the following statement after voting in favor of a monumental bill that will accelerate the development of cures and treatments:

"Technological advancement and American innovation has unleashed new cutting edge treatments, allowed us to turn the page on cancer, and led to previously impossible medical developments that will save the lives of thousands of men, women, and children. 

Press Release - Sessions Votes to Halt Obama's Year-End Regulatory Spree

Nov 17, 2016

Washington, D.C.— U.S. Congressman Pete Sessions (R-TX), Chairman of the House Rules Committee, today released the following statement after voting in favor of a bill that he introduced to halt the implementation of high-cost or politically-driven regulations during the last days and months of the Obama Administration:

Press Release - Sessions Applauds Passage of CO-OP Consumer Protection Act

Sep 27, 2016

WASHINGTON, DC - U.S Congressman Pete Sessions, Chairman of the House Committee on Rules, released the following statement regarding the passage of a measure to protect the thousands of individuals who have lost their healthcare as a result of co-ops going out of business from incurring a penalty under the individual mandate:

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