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Entry Title Date
Providing For Consideration Of H.R. 3189, Water Rights Protection Act; Providing For Consideration Of H.R. 4015, Sgr Repeal And Medicare Provider Payment Modernization Act Of 2014; And Providing… March 13, 2014
Michael Burgess, R-TX
"I do believe that providing offsets for new spending is an appropriate course of action. Therefore, the Camp amendment saves almost $170 billion over the next 10 years, and this rule ensures that we aren’t making future generations foot the bill."
Providing For Consideration Of H.R. 3193, Consumer Financial Freedom And Washington Accountability Act; Providing For Proceedings During The Period From February 13, 2014, Through February 24, 2014… February 11, 2014
Jared Polis, D-CO
"We can and we must do better, Madam Speaker, and this rule and this bill simply don’t do it."
Too Big To Fail July 11, 2013
Sherrod Brown, D-OH
"That is why we need simpler rules that cannot be gamed by Wall Street, and this rule cannot be watered down by Wall Street lobbyists."
Providing For Consideration Of H.R. 2216, Military Construction And Veterans Affairs, And Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2014; And Providing For Consideration Of H.R. 2217, Department Of… June 4, 2013
Daniel Webster, R-FL
"Mr. Speaker, I just want to remind everyone that we’re talking about a rule here. And this rule, different from those that were proposed in the Congresses before I got here, in the 111th Congress, is an open rule. It allows for amendments. If there are those who do not like what’s in these bills, they can do everything that they need to do in an amendment and get 218 votes and pass it, and it’ll change. If this bill needs perfecting, either one of these bills need perfecting, they can be perfected."
Providing For Consideration Of H.R. 5973, Agriculture, Rural Development, Food And Drug Administration, And Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2013; And Providing For Consideration Of H.R. 5972… June 26, 2012
Jim McGovern, D-MA
"I rise in opposition to this rule, which combines two unrelated appropriations bills, Transportation, Housing and Urban Development and the Agriculture appropriations bills. And this rule also concedes that the House Republicans will not finish all their appropriation bills on time."

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