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H. Res. 835, Amending the rules of the House of Representatives to provide for transparency in the committee amendment process (2 comments ↓)

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H. Res. 835 would amend the rules of the House of Representatives to provide for transparency in the committee amendment process.

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Donna Smith

October 16, 2009, 8:28pm (report abuse)

I just called the Senate Finance Committee and the Clerk said the Bill is out of committee and sent to Sen Reid for a full Senate vote. Called Reid's office and was told that Sens. Grassley of Iowa, Hatch of Utah and Pyle of Arizona opposed voting on the Bill. I called all three Senators' offices; they have taken a 3-day weekend. This is how our Senate works!!! They vacation while we are starving!!! Call and write faxes to all three of these Senators including Reid. I just did.

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October 22, 2009, 11:08pm (report abuse)

It looks this is a comment on the unemployment extension bill. It would be weird for Senator Reid's office to say something about a House resolution that hasn't moved yet!

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