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H.R.1217 To repeal the Prevention and Public Health Fund., 112th Congress

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  • Latest Action: Apr 14, 2011 Received in the Senate and Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions.

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  • This bill's most-recent vote occurred on April 13, 2011, with a roll call of 236 ayes, 183 nays, and 13 not voting.

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  • 55% of users oppose H.R.1217

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  • H.R.1217 has been viewed 4,221 times

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    • On October 28, 2011, by moionfire - The person who sponsored this bill is disgusting. There is no reason to be against the prevention and public health fund.

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      As noted by moionfire, a user on OpenCongress.org, on October 28, 2011, "The person who sponsored this bill is disgusting. There is no reason to be against the prevention and public health fund. "
    • On October 28, 2011, by moionfire - The person who sponsored this bill is disgusting. There is no reason to be against this.

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      As noted by moionfire, a user on OpenCongress.org, on October 28, 2011, "The person who sponsored this bill is disgusting. There is no reason to be against this. "

    Highly Rated Blog Articles

    • To repeal the Prevention and Public Health Fund. (H.R. 1217 ... - March 23, 2012 by http://www.govtrack.us/users/events.xpd?monitors=misc:activebills - H.R. 1217. In GovTrack.us, a database of bills in the U.S. Congress.

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      As noted by http://www.govtrack.us/users/events.xpd?monitors=misc:activebills on March 23, 2012, "H.R. 1217. In GovTrack.us, a database of bills in the U.S. Congress." (/url?q=http://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr1217&sa=U&ei=-v7sT9-uFuS62wWciI2rCg&ved=0CB0QmAEwAA&usg=AFQjCNGCmqWdGz8Z0RxoqIWSPT5Qvn_rRg)
    • To repeal the Prevention and Public Health Fund. (H.R. 1217 ... - March 23, 2012 by http://www.govtrack.us/users/events.xpd?monitors=misc:activebills - H.R. 1217. In GovTrack.us, a database of bills in the U.S. Congress.

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      As noted by http://www.govtrack.us/users/events.xpd?monitors=misc:activebills on March 23, 2012, "H.R. 1217. In GovTrack.us, a database of bills in the U.S. Congress." (/url?q=http://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr1217&sa=U&ei=LIbrT9_wFef62gXGj-2hAQ&ved=0CB0QmAEwAA&usg=AFQjCNFOmMYZPWiTKz_eh9giE1euYh2KoQ)
    • To repeal the Prevention and Public Health Fund. (H.R. 1217 ... - March 23, 2012 by http://www.govtrack.us/users/events.xpd?monitors=misc:activebills - H.R. 1217. In GovTrack.us, a database of bills in the U.S. Congress.

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      As noted by http://www.govtrack.us/users/events.xpd?monitors=misc:activebills on March 23, 2012, "H.R. 1217. In GovTrack.us, a database of bills in the U.S. Congress." (/url?q=http://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr1217&sa=U&ei=5J7TT772DsW22gWD-9ybDw&ved=0CB0QmAEwAA&usg=AFQjCNG2XqUryBtrxESxCe0njgv1mOhuNQ)

    Highly Rated News Articles

    • Budgets dominate voting - April 20, 2011 by Lake Forester - A yes vote was to send HR 1217 to the Senate. Seniors' Wellness Fund: Voting 189-234, members defeated a motion by Democrats to require that HR 1217 (above) keeps the health law's Prevention and Public Health Fund in operation for the benefit of .

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      As noted by Lake Forester on April 20, 2011, " A yes vote was to send HR 1217 to the Senate. Seniors' Wellness Fund: Voting 189-234, members defeated a motion by Democrats to require that HR 1217 (above) keeps the health law's Prevention and Public Health Fund in operation for the benefit of ." (http://www.pioneerlocal.com/lakeforest/news/3156538,pioneer-press-voterama-042111-s1.article)
    • How Pennsylvania's members of Congress voted - April 17, 2011 by GoErie.com - Voting 236 for and 183 against, the House on Wednesday passed a bill (HR 1217) to repeal the health-care law's Prevention and Public Health Fund, which will grant nearly $18 billion over eight years to states and communities for preventive-health-care

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      As noted by GoErie.com on April 17, 2011, " Voting 236 for and 183 against, the House on Wednesday passed a bill (HR 1217) to repeal the health-care law's Prevention and Public Health Fund, which will grant nearly $18 billion over eight years to states and communities for preventive-health-care" (http://www.goerie.com/apps/pbcs.dll/article?AID=/20110418/NEWS02/304189956/-1/NEWSSITEMAP)
    • Obama's Automatic Tax Increases - April 17, 2011 by Human Events - was able to pass legislation, HR 1217, in the House to repeal some mandatory funding for ObamaCare on a 236-189 vote. The bill eliminates what Pitts calls an “ObamaCare slush fund” for $17.8 billion in spending over at the Department of Health and ...

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      As noted by Human Events on April 17, 2011, " was able to pass legislation, HR 1217, in the House to repeal some mandatory funding for ObamaCare on a 236-189 vote. The bill eliminates what Pitts calls an “ObamaCare slush fund” for $17.8 billion in spending over at the Department of Health and ..." (http://www.humanevents.com/article.php?id=43004)
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