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*  Matt Salmon - Wikipedia
2013; 113th Congress H.J.Res. 41)". GovTrack.us. Retrieved 2015-04-01. "Matt Salmon (Republican, district 5)". On the Issues. " ... In 1993, he sponsored legislation that created new drug test programs for employers. That year, he also called for an ... In March 2013, he endorsed the idea of bringing back the Hastert Rule, which is that in order to bring a bill to the floor it ... Senate Appropriations Committee Senate Indian Gambling Committee (Co-Chairman) Senate Rules Committee (Chairman) 1994 Incumbent ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Matt_Salmon
*  Lincoln Davis - Wikipedia
During his first run for Congress, he vowed not to allow his Republican opponents to "outgun me, outpray me or outfamily me." ... Committee on Appropriations Subcommittee on Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, and Related Agencies ... character education in schools and new domestic violence legislation. Davis initiated and fought for a bill requiring ... In the 2010 congressional race, Davis was challenged by Republican Scott DesJarlais. Also on the ballot were independents Paul ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lincoln_Davis
*  Charlie Dent - Wikipedia
"H.R.1732 - 115th Congress (2017-2018): Synthetic Drug Control Act of 2017 - Congress.gov - Library of Congress". Congress.gov. ... As a Republican representing a district with Democratic leanings, he sometimes crosses party lines on legislation. In December ... On March 27, 2017, the bill was re-introduced as the Synthetic Drug Control Act of 2017. If passed in its current text (as of ... At the start of the 112th Congress, Dent received a new position on the coveted House Appropriations Committee, and continues ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Charlie_Dent
*  cannabisnews.com: The Court and Cannabis
... the Hinchey-Rohrabacher Amendment would modify an Appropriations bill to stipulate that the Drug Enforcement Administration ( ... and will be up for a vote by this year's Congress early next week. You can urge your Member of Congress to support this bill by ... Now the U.S. Supreme Court says such state legislation is superseded by federal drug laws prohibiting the cultivation, sale and ... Introduced by Congressman Hinchey, a Democrat from New York, and Congressman Rohrabacher, a Republican from California, ...
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*  Jack Kingston - Wikipedia
... reintroduced in the 107th Congress as H.R. 2553 H.R. 5176, a bill to permit individuals who are not in the prescription drug ... "Legislation Sponsored or Cosponsored by Jack Kingston". congress.gov. Retrieved April 7, 2015. Banthin, Jessica (May 14, 2013 ... An early attempt to become chair of the influential House Appropriations Committee in the 112th Congress (2011-2013) was ... "Jack Kingston to Head Georgia Republican Paty Foundation". gagop.org. Georgia Republican Party. August 20, 2015. Retrieved ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jack_Kingston
*  Religious Freedom Coalition - Promoting Religious Freedom and Family Based Legislation
No American company will produce the drug and the distributor will not even confirm where it is manufactured. Sources indicate ... APPROPRIATIONS House leaders have assured me that all 13 appropriations bills will pass the House before the election. That ... The Republican led bill passed the House by a 323-95 margin with 102 Democrats voting for it for election year reasons. These ... CONGRESS IN SESSION THE PRESIDENCY BIOETHICS - CLONING The President's Council on Bioethics has released a chilling report on ...
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*  Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program - Wikipedia
Both the outgoing Republican Administration and the new Democratic Administration offered Congress proposed legislation to ... The fiscal year 2001 agriculture appropriations bill included two significant changes. The legislation increased the excess ... expanded the program to drug addicts and alcoholics in treatment and rehabilitation centers; established semi-annual allotment ... Agriculture Secretary Orville Freeman submitted the legislation on April 17, 1964. The bill eventually passed by Congress was H ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Supplemental_Nutrition_Assistance_Program
*  Thad Cochran - Wikipedia
Thad Cochran charged with drug possession". Washington Post. Retrieved June 7, 2015.Wash Post website "Congress passes bill to ... He was the ranking Republican on the Appropriations Committee from 2007 to 2014. In June 1996 Cochran ran for the post of ... at the Federal Election Commission Legislation sponsored at the Library of Congress Appearances on C-SPAN Thad Cochran at ... is a bill that was sponsored and actively lobbied for by Thad Cochran during the 113th United States Congress. The bill would ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Thad_Cochran
*  College Aid | StoptheDrugWar.org
The drug reform movement's job now will be not only blocking bad legislation, but also fighting to prevent a rollback of drug ... of Republican support,' he said. 'The syringe ban repeal barely passed, and that was in a Congress dominated by Democrats. Will ... the silver lining is in appropriations fights and opportunities to organize an anti-drug war movement in the Republican caucus ... 2013 Drug War Killings, 2014 Drug War Killings, 2015 Drug War Killings, 2016 Drug War Killings, 2017 Drug War Killings, Arrests ...
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*  CLINTON MEETS CHALLENGE BY OFFERING BUDGET PLAN; CRUCIAL TALKS BEGINSOON - The New York Times
In past years, Congress routinely passed temporary spending bills for those agencies whose appropriations had not been enacted ... That first bill opened national parks and museums and will pay for services like passport and visa issuance, as well as ... President Clinton offered Republican negotiators tonight a proposal for a Federal budget that would be balanced in seven years ... the first session of the 104th Congress produced one of the slimmest records of recent years in terms of major legislation ...
  https://www.nytimes.com/1996/01/07/us/clinton-meets-challenge-by-offering-budget-plan-crucial-talks-beginsoon.html?pagewanted=4&src=pm
*  John E. Sweeney - Wikipedia
"Sweeney had been executive director of the New York Republican Party. He's one of the few members of Congress who is at his ... Sweeney sponsored legislation that would create mandatory drug testing for all federal employees, and ban all research ... he was discovered by Republican State Chairman William Powers who made him executive director of the New York state GOP in 1992 ... federal aid to New York City and both crossed party lines to vote with Democrats on a key funding issue in the Appropriations ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/John_E._Sweeney
*  Tom Udall - Wikipedia
113th Congress), a bill that would transfer some land to the Sandia Pueblo tribe. Also during the 113th Congress, Udall ... Committee on Appropriations Subcommittee on Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, and Related Agencies ... "Congress Passes Largest Chemical Safety Legislation In 40 Years". NPR.org. Retrieved 2016-09-06. "Obama signs bipartisan ... Pearce won the Republican nomination, and lost to Udall, who won 61 percent of the vote.[citation needed] While Udall ran for ...
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*  Mike Simpson - Wikipedia
113th Congress), a bill that would make appropriations for energy and water development and related agencies for FY2015. The ... The advocacy inspired Simpson to introduce legislation regarding methamphetamine, specifically how the drug affects tooth decay ... House Republican Steering Committee In the 111th United States Congress Simpson became the Ranking Member on the Interior, ... www.govtrack.us/congress/bill.xpd?bill=h111-1671 Almukhtar, Sarah (19 December 2017). "How Each House Member Voted on the Tax ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mike_Simpson
*  Virgil Goode - Wikipedia
Nonetheless, many expected this race to be heavily targeted by the Republican Party in 2010; it was won by Republican Robert ... Voteview analysis of the 105th Congress Thomas (Library of Congress): HR 4777 "Final Vote Results for Roll Call 99". Clerk. ... Goode has sponsored legislation to permit deployment of the U.S. Armed Forces to the U.S.-Mexico border. He voted in 2002 to ... The letter reads in part: When I raise my hand to take the oath on Swearing In Day, I will have the Bible in my other hand. I ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Virgil_Goode
*  Dennis Hastert - Wikipedia
Hastert called the legislation "the worst thing that ever happened to Congress" and expressed the view that there were " ... In 2001, during the debate on the bill, Hastert criticized Republican Senator John McCain of Arizona, saying that McCain had " ... In October 2004, the House Ethics Committee admonished DeLay for pressuring Smith on the Medicare prescription-drug bill, but ... In September 1998, the two added an extra $250,000 to the Defense Department appropriations bill for "pharmacokinetics research ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dennis_Hastert
*  Patrick J. Kennedy - Wikipedia
During a 1996 debate on a bill to repeal a ban on assault weapons, he was involved in a heated dispute with pro-gun Republican ... Since leaving Congress, Kennedy has publicly spoken about his long struggle with bipolar disorder and drug addiction and become ... He was a chief sponsor of one of the major pieces of legislation of 2008, the Mental Health Parity Act, a bill requiring most ... U.S. House Appropriations Subcommittee on Commerce, Justice, Science, and Related Agencies U.S. House Appropriations ...
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*  Club for Growth - Wikipedia
In 2008 and 2009, the Club for Growth opposed the $787 billion stimulus bill, Cash for Clunkers, cap and trade legislation, the ... Abbott, Charles (2013-06-20). "U.S. House deals shock defeat to Republican farm bill". Reuters. Retrieved January 14, 2014. Min ... Representative Earl Blumenauer offered an amendment to an agricultural appropriations bill that would have reduced the sugar ... a conservative group that funds like-minded candidates for Congress, has turned the highway legislation into a bumper sticker ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Club_for_Growth
*  Todd Russell Platts - Wikipedia
He also voted against the economic stimulus legislation, the fiscal year 2009 Omnibus Appropriations Act, and fiscal year 2010 ... a hate crimes prevention bill, and supported the McCain-Feingold campaign finance legislation. In 2006, the National Journal ... Congress official campaign site Appearances on C-SPAN Biography at the Biographical Directory of the United States Congress ... both cross-filed to run in both the Democratic and Republican primary elections. Platts won the Republican primary 56%-44%, ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Todd_Russell_Platts
*  John McCain on Health Care
So, McCain attached an amendment to a supplemental appropriations bill and submitted it to the Senate. The legislation, if ... Medicare Prescription Drug Benefit One of issues to be addressed this year by Congress is that of providing a prescription drug ... If they re responsible for it, then they will take more care of it. Source: 2007 Republican primary debate on Univision Dec 9, ... Reference: Medicare Prescription Drug Benefit bill; Bill S.1/H.R.1 ; vote number 2003-262 on Jun 26, 2003 Voted YES on allowing ...
  http://www.ontheissues.org/2008/John_McCain_Health_Care.htm
*  Jerry Moran - Wikipedia
He served as Chairman of the National Republican Senatorial Committee for the 113th U.S. Congress, during which he led ... Moran criticized the closed-door process for developing the bill and criticized the legislation for not repealing the entire ... United States Senate Committee on Appropriations Subcommittee on Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, ... Moran was elected Chairman of the National Republican Senatorial Committee for the 113th U.S. Congress on November 14, 2012. ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jerry_Moran
*  Steve Pearce (politician) - Wikipedia
He was elected as Republican Caucus Chairman and served on the Appropriations Committee. He ran for the United States Senate in ... at the Federal Election Commission Legislation sponsored at the Library of Congress. ... He lost in the Republican primary to former third district U.S. Congressman Bill Redmond 60% to 22%. 2002 Eleven term incumbent ... Introduced H.R. 3615, the Accountability in Unemployment Act, that calls for drug testing to receive unemployment benefits. ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Steve_Pearce_(politician)
*  Mark DeSaulnier - Wikipedia
... at the Federal Election Commission Legislation sponsored at the Library of Congress Appearances on C-SPAN. ... "AB 1617 Assembly Bill - Bill Analysis". Leginfo.ca.gov. Retrieved February 25, 2014. "Bill List". Leginfo.ca.gov. February 21, ... Republican Governor Pete Wilson appointed DeSaulnier, then a fellow Republican, to the Contra Costa County Board of Supervisors ... He was also a member of the Assembly Committees on Appropriations, Human Services, Rules and Labor and Employment.[citation ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mark_DeSaulnier
*  Morgan Griffith - Wikipedia
... at the Federal Election Commission Legislation sponsored at the Library of Congress H. Morgan Griffith at The Virginia Public ... His home in Salem was just outside the 9th's borders at the time; it was in the 6th District of fellow Republican Bob Goodlatte ... Griffith jumped into the race after Boucher voted for the cap and trade bill. Boucher made much of the fact that Griffith ... Griffith voted against the Continuing Appropriations Act, 2014, the Senate-proposed compromise that ended the shutdown without ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Morgan_Griffith
*  Jesse Jackson Jr. - Wikipedia
"The 2000 Elections: Congress; Electing the New Congress: Races for the House and Senate". The New York Times. November 9, 2000 ... The bill approving the funding for the statue was signed by President Bush on December 1, 2005. Jackson was active in funding ... Jackson partnered with Republican Henry Hyde to push for a third Chicago airport. Jackson said Hyde was the right wing ... He also proposed legislation for uniform voting standards that was supported by black leaders. Jackson and Zach Wamp were ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jesse_Jackson_Jr.
*  Should There Be A Social Security Totalization Agreement With Mexico?
If the Congress and the President agree to provide a program for seniors to reduce the cost of drug prescriptions, the 5 ... Members of Congress have expressed their concerns publicly about how the pending totalization agreement with Mexico will ... Work on totalization agreements has generally been non-partisan in nature, with negotiations spanning both Republican and ... TSCL supports the Social Security Inspector General's recommendation for legislation that would prohibit the crediting of non- ...
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