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Chairman pledged to use the Rules Committee to restore integrity in the People’s House, institute a more accommodating legislative process, and allow for more fair fights on the House Floor. In the first session of the 116th Congress, we delivered .
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Ten years ago, opened the floodgates to unlimited spending in our elections by the wealthy and large corporations. The House has passed to end the dominance of big money in politics – and it’s past time for the Senate to act on this bill.
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Alcee L. Hastings Jan 20
As we reflect on the powerful life & legacy of , let us reaffirm Dr. King’s dream as a guiding vision for each one of us to come together, in the spirit of equality, towards the goal of making our nation a more tolerant & just place for all Americans.
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Mark DeSaulnier Jan 14
As Americans work longer, complaints of age discrimination are rising. I managed debate on the Protecting Older Workers Against Discrimination Act, which grants older Americans the same protections from discrimination as women, minorities, & other groups.
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House Committee on Rules Jan 14
Billionaire 's rule "is basically telling working class kids across America that life isn't fair and now she's making that the law," says on H.J. Res 76. He urges members to disapprove of Sec. DeVos’ rule.
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House Committee on Rules Jan 14
“The federal government should be putting students and taxpayers first,” says. H.J. Res. 76 disapproves of the Trump rule & makes it easier for defrauded students to get the debt relief they deserve.
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Rep. Jamie Raskin Jan 14
When I hear about for-profit colleges ripping off young people and plunging them into debt for their get-rich-quick schemes, it infuriates me. That's why I want to block a sinister DeVos rule that would deny debt relief to students defrauded by predatory colleges:
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House Committee on Rules Jan 14
6 out of 10 older workers have experienced age discrimination. “This legislation restores workplace protections for older Americans, paving the way for a more diverse workforce,” says.
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House Committee on Rules Jan 14
This Majority stands with students, not the for-profit education racket, which is why the House is taking up H.J. Res. 76-- legislation that will help protect students from crushing debt and predatory colleges.
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House Committee on Rules Jan 14
When older workers lose their jobs, they are more likely to face long-term unemployment on account of workplace age discrimination. This week the Rules Committee is discussing H.R. 1230, a bill that will help restore protections for older employees.
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House Committee on Rules Jan 14
As the student debt crisis grows, hundreds of thousands of defrauded borrowers are waiting for relief. While helps predatory, for-profit colleges, H.J. Res. 76 will help defrauded student borrowers move their lives forward.
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House Committee on Rules Jan 13
The Committee has reconvened.
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House Committee on Rules Jan 13
The Committee stands in recess subject to the call of the chair.
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House Committee on Rules Jan 13
Today at 5pm the Rules Committee will meet on H.R. 1230 and H.J. Res. 76. Watch live:
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House Committee on Rules Jan 13
As the student debt crisis grows, hundreds of thousands of defrauded borrowers are waiting for relief. While helps predatory, for-profit colleges, H.J. Res. 76 will help defrauded student borrowers move their lives forward.
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House Committee on Rules Jan 13
As Americans work longer than they ever have, statistics from the show complaints of age discrimination account for 23% of all charges filed. This week, the House is acting to with H.R. 1230, the Protecting Older Workers Against Discrimination Act.
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Rep. Ed Perlmutter Jan 10
The EPA is failing to address the threat of chemicals. The PFAS Action Act provides protections impacted communities needs quickly and for the long term. This comprehensive legislation will: ✅ regulate PFAS chemicals ✅ clean up contamination ✅ protect public health
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House Committee on Rules Jan 9
The Committee on Rules will meet Monday, January 13, 2020 at 5:00 PM in H-313, The Capitol on H.R. 1230 and H.J. Res. 76.
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House Committee on Rules Jan 9
We should be working to stop costly, endless wars - not creating new ones. But whatever they believe, members of Congress should have the courage to vote. Today, urged Congress to do its job and authorize any hostilities with Iran.
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Rep. Donna E. Shalala Jan 9
The president announced he would commit a war crime by targeting Iran’s extraordinary cultural sites. That is unacceptable and Congress must hold him accountable. Americans do not want another war. That is why I am proud to support today's War Powers Resolution.
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