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H.R.608 Smithsonian Institution Facilities Authorization Act of 2009, 111th Congress

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  • Latest Action: Apr 24, 2009 Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 38.

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  • Committee Assignment: House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure

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  • Committee Assignment: House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure - Economic Development, Public Buildings, and Emergency Management

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  • 0% of users support H.R.608

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    • On February 26, 2009, by Anonymous - Congress' toy. Jobs for their retirement. It's now an agency and it's getting more money like USIP and the Peace Department and soft powers lobby.

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      As noted by Anonymous, a user on OpenCongress.org, on February 26, 2009, "Congress' toy. Jobs for their retirement. It's now an agency and it's getting more money like USIP and the Peace Department and soft powers lobby."
    • On June 26, 2009, by SignOfTheDollar - While I think that the Smithsonian is a wonderful place to visit, I see no authority for it in Article 1, Section 8 of the US Constitution. Congress should sell it and use the proceeds to pay off the massive Federal debt.

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      As noted by SignOfTheDollar, a user on OpenCongress.org, on June 26, 2009, "While I think that the Smithsonian is a wonderful place to visit, I see no authority for it in Article 1, Section 8 of the US Constitution. Congress should sell it and use the proceeds to pay off the massive Federal debt."

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