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*  John Boozman - Wikipedia
Starting during the 108th Congress, Boozman served as an Assistant Whip, making him responsible for helping House Republican ... Republican Doctors Caucus Sportsmen's Caucus Boozman voted for legislation requiring the Food and Drug Administration to ... at the Federal Election Commission Legislation sponsored at the Library of Congress. ... Congress.org's power rankings rate Boozman's power rating at 7.31, making him the 386th most powerful member out of 435 ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/John_Boozman
*  Gil Gutknecht - Wikipedia
He served six terms, in the 104th, 105th, 106th, 107th, 108th, and 109th congresses, but in the November 2006 election lost his ... Gutknecht was a Republican member of the United States House of Representatives first elected in 1994 to represent Minnesota's ... He also sponsored legislation that would have legalized drug imports from other countries, despite opposition from the Food and ... Gutknecht was considered to be the third most conservative member of the Minnesota delegation in the 109th Congress, scoring 92 ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gil_Gutknecht
*  Chris Cannon - Wikipedia
Cannon was also a member of the House Government Reform Committee. He served on the Subcommittees on Criminal Justice, Drug ... Cannon was named Chairman of the Commercial and Administrative Law Subcommittee at the beginning of the 108th Congress in ... 2, 2008 "Election Statistics". Office of the Clerk of the House of Representatives. Archived from the original on July 25, 2007 ... "Cannon Ousted In Republican Primary". CBS News. June 25, 2008. [1] Archived 2012-12-17 at Archive.is Cannon defends loan ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Chris_Cannon
*  John Hostettler - Wikipedia
The Senate did pass corresponding legislation in the 108th Congress. Also in 2003, he amended the Commerce, State, and Justice ... He previously served as chairman of the Congressional Family Caucus, and was a member of the conservative Republican Study ... In the November election, Hostettler was soundly defeated, taking 39 percent of the vote to Ellsworth's 61 percent. His defeat ... In June 2000, Hostettler was one of 10 Republicans voting against a prescription drug bill that passed the House 217-214. (The ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/John_Hostettler
*  Heather Wilson - Wikipedia
Environmental record Wilson was a member of the Republican Main Street Partnership, the chairs of which introduced legislation ... "Bill Summary & Status 108th Congress (2003-2004) H.R.3717". Library of Congress. Retrieved October 30, 2011. "House Passes ... 1998 special election Five-term Republican Congressman Steven Schiff declared he would not run for re-election in February 1998 ... Medicare Prescription Drug, Improvement, and Modernization Act of 2003 Motion to Recommit In 2003, Wilson joined 221 ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Heather_Wilson
*  Mark Kennedy (politician) - Wikipedia
"Bill Summary & Status - 108th Congress (2003-04) - H.R.583 - THOMAS (Library of Congress)". Thomas.loc.gov. Retrieved 2010-10- ... A Republican, he served as a member of the United States House of Representatives from Minnesota from 2001 to 2007. Kennedy did ... In Congress, Kennedy supported the Bush tax cuts, he voted for the Medicare Prescription Drug Plan, and the Deficit Reduction ... not seek re-election in 2006, instead running in the 2006 election for U.S. Senate. He lost the general election to Democratic- ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mark_Kennedy_(politician)
*  Dennis Hastert - Wikipedia
Pence of Indiana in a 168-27 vote of the House Republican Conference election to become minority leader for the 110th Congress ... a prescription-drug benefit. Hastert's push to pass the legislation-culminating in a three-hour House vote in which the Speaker ... The Speaker 108th Congress (2003-2005) - The Speaker; Intelligence (ex officio) 109th Congress (2005-2007) - The Speaker; ... It would not be the first nor last time that I, as a Member of Congress, would hear rumors or innuendoes about colleagues. I ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dennis_Hastert
*  Larry Craig - Wikipedia
He succeeded Republican Steve Symms, who was leaving the House to run for and win election to the Senate against incumbent ... In addition to serving in Congress, Craig has been a member of the Board of Directors of the National Rifle Association since ... Congressional Scorecard - 108th Congress. Archived November 15, 2010, at the Wayback Machine. (n.d.). The Human Rights Campaign ... This legislation was passed in 2007 in both the House and the Senate as the Local Law Enforcement Hate Crimes Prevention Act of ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Larry_Craig
*  Carolyn Kuhl - Wikipedia
During the new 108th Congress, Senator Orrin Hatch, R-UT, the new Republican chairman of the Senate Judiciary Committee, began ... and draft legislation to that effect was prepared and proposed to Congress. [Kuhl and others involved in the case] just ... She graduated with honors from Duke Law School in 1977 where she was a member of the Order of the Coif and an editor of the ... When the woman discovered later from the receptionist that the man was a drug company salesman, she sued under a new state law ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Carolyn_Kuhl
*  Party leaders of the United States House of Representatives - Wikipedia
When Nancy Pelosi, D-CA, became Minority Leader in the 108th Congress, she had served in the House nearly 20 years and had ... proposed legislation. The Minority Whip is a member of the minority party who assists the minority leader in coordinating the ... though indirectly as his party lost control in the 2006 midterms elections. He subsequently served as Republican House leader ... They include the following: Drug Testing. Under Rule I, clause 9, the "Speaker, in consultation with the Minority Leader, shall ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Party_leaders_of_the_United_States_House_of_Representatives
*  Rosario Marin - Wikipedia
Davis in the recall election and installed Republican moderate Arnold Schwarzenegger in his place, Marin officially became a ... Conrad Burns (R-MT) came out against the bill which failed at the end of the 109th session of Congress as did eight of the ... Davis in 2003, she refused to take a position on tough[according to whom?] federal legislation to punish states that do so ... She also served as a member of the new Partnership for Prosperity efforts between the United States and Mexico. Marin was ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rosario_Marin
*  Jerry Moran - Wikipedia
... at the Federal Election Commission Legislation sponsored at the Library of Congress Senator Jerry Moran official U.S. Senate ... Gerald W. Moran (/məˈræn/; born May 29, 1954) is the junior United States Senator from Kansas and a member of the Republican ... "Congressional Scorecard for the 108th Congress" (PDF). Human Rights Campaign, Inc. 2004. p. 16. Archived from the original (PDF ... United States Senate Committee on Appropriations Subcommittee on Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jerry_Moran
*  Presidency of George W. Bush - Wikipedia
Elections during the Bush presidency[edit]. 2002 mid-term elections[edit]. Republican seats in Congress[142] Congress Senate ... Other legislation[edit]. In July 2002, following several accounting scandals such as the Enron scandal, Bush signed the ... In his 2002 State of the Union Address, Bush grouped Iran with Iraq and North Korea as a member of the "Axis of Evil", accusing ... Later that year, he signed the Medicare Prescription Drug, Improvement, and Modernization Act, which created Medicare Part D ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/George_W._Bush%27s_first_term_as_President_of_the_United_States
*  Tom Carper - Wikipedia
... at the Federal Election Commission Legislation sponsored at the Library of Congress Profile at Delaware's Governors Profile at ... Carper sought re-election to a second term in 2006. He was unopposed in the Democratic primary and faced off against Republican ... He served with the Democratic minority in the 108th and 109th Congresses, and was part of the Democratic majority in the 110th ... As a member of a four-person "Executive Committee", he is one of four deputy whips. David Broder of the Washington Post has ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tom_Carper
*  Ted Stevens - Wikipedia
United States Senate, Legislation & Records. Retrieved on May 31, 2007. "Congressional Members: 109th Congress". Republican ... of the vote before his 2008 defeat for re-election. Stevens lost his Senate re-election bid in 2008. He won the Republican ... He was President pro tempore in the 108th and 109th Congresses from January 3, 2003, to January 3, 2007, and the third senator ... However, as a former member of the moderate Republican Main Street Partnership, Stevens supported human embryonic stem cell ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ted_Stevens
*  Ted Kennedy - Wikipedia
Kirk announced that he would not be a candidate in the special election. In that election, Republican State Senator Scott Brown ... and found Kennedy likely to be the 8th-to-15th-most liberal Senator during the 108th Congress. The Almanac of American Politics ... A member of the Democratic Party, he was the second most senior member of the Senate when he died and is the fourth-longest- ... saying that it often took several attempts across multiple Congresses for this type of legislation to build enough momentum for ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ted_Kennedy
*  United States House of Representatives - Wikipedia
Single member plurality in all other 45 states.. Last election. November 8, 2016. (for the current 115th Congress). November 6 ... Congressional Quarterly, Congress and the Nation: 2001-2004: A Review of Government and Politics: 107th and 108th Congresses ( ... who is a member of the Republican Party. The current minority whip is Steny Hoyer, who is a member of the Democratic Party. The ... Passage of legislation[edit]. Per the constitution, the House determines the rules according to which it passes legislation. ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/United_States_Representative
*  Ron Paul - Wikipedia
Throughout his entire tenure in Congress, Paul has represented his district as a member of the Republican Party. However, he ... Paul announced that he would not seek re-election to the House in order to pursue the 2012 presidential election. Legislation ... "H.R. 2139: To Repeal the National Voter Registration Act of 1993". 108th Congress, 2003-05-15. Retrieved January 23, 2012. Paul ... Robison, Clay (February 15, 1996). "Campaign 96/U.S. House/Paul Favors Repealing Federal Anti-Drug Laws". Houston Chronicle. " ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ron_Paul
*  Carolyn Maloney - Wikipedia
... at the Federal Election Commission Legislation sponsored at the Library of Congress Stop Deceptive Advertising for Women's ... Maloney faced significant opposition from Republican City Councilman Charles Millard in 1994, the year of a Republican tidal ... member of Congress, with more liberal scores on foreign policy than on economic and social policy. Her score of 75.5 ranks her ... "In the 108th Congress, Maloney reached out beyond her usual roles as a liberal gadfly and persistent Bush administration critic ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Carolyn_Maloney
*  FairTax - Wikipedia
"H.R.25 108th Cosponsors". 108th U.S. Congress. The Library of Congress. 2003-01-07. Retrieved 2006-08-22. "H.R.25 109th ... The most vocal promoters of the FairTax during the 2008 primary elections were Republican candidate Mike Huckabee and ... The legislation requires the receipt to display the tax as 23% of the total. Linder states the FairTax is presented as a 23% ... For example, the sale of illegal narcotics would remain untaxed (instead of being guilty of income tax evasion, drug dealers ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/FairTax
*  United States House of Representatives - Wikipedia
... who is a member of the Republican Party. The current minority whip is Steny Hoyer, who is a member of the Democratic Party. The ... via Congress.gov Biographical Directory of the United States Congress, 1774 to Present A New Nation Votes: American Election ... Congress and the Nation: 2001-2004: A Review of Government and Politics: 107th and 108th Congresses (2005) Congressional ... This latter committee, created in the 110th Congress and reauthorized for the 111th, has no jurisdiction over legislation and ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/United_States_House_of_Representatives
*  A Way Out of No Way
An active member of the New York City Baha'i community during his Harlem Prep years, John grew in his convictions and in his ... In the late 1950s, drug use in Harlem increased to ten times as high as the rest of the city, and it grew in leaps each year in ... By the time the 89th Congress had adjourned in October of 1966, one-hundred and eighty-one of the two-hundred major pieces of ... With the passage of major civil rights legislation in the mid-60s, the movement that had done so much to awaken large segments ...
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*  112th House Roll Call Votes Page
... not a member, 1=Yea, 2=Paired Yea, 3=Announced Yea, 4=Announced Nay, 5=Paired Nay, 6=Nay, 7=Present (some Congresses, also not ... 8. Last Means of Attaining Office: ICPSR Attain-Office Code -- 1=general election; 2=special election; 3=elected by state ... For frequency counts for the roll call data see Democrat and Republican Party Voting Splits Congresses 35 - 112. The roll call ... 9, instructing certain committees to report legislation replacing the job-killing health care law",236,182 2011-01-07,1st,10,H ...
  http://voteview.uga.edu/house112.html
*  Federal government of the United States - Wikipedia
... which do the work of drafting legislation and conducting congressional investigations into national matters. The 108th Congress ... The president may not dissolve Congress or call special elections but does have the power to pardon or release criminals ... In that capacity, the vice president has the authority (ex officio, for they are not an elected member of the Senate) to cast a ... The Constitution stipulates only that each state must have, "a Republican Government". Therefore, there are often great ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/US_Government
*  Mitch McConnell - Wikipedia
Republicans maintained control of the Senate after both elections. He was first elected as Majority Whip in the 108th Congress[ ... A member of the Republican Party, McConnell was first elected to the Senate in 1984 and has been re-elected five times since ... "U.S. Senate Roll Call Votes 113th Congress - 1st Session". Legislation & Records. United States Senate. Retrieved July 30, 2013 ... Subcommittee on Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, and Related Agencies ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mitch_McConnell