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  • Latest Action: Mar 30, 2011 Referred to the House Committee on Ways and Means.

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    • American Farm Bureau Federation

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    • Higher Education | Trendline blog - July 29, 2012 by admin - Brady is the sponsor of H.R. 1259, a Death Tax Repeal Bill that already has 208 cosponsors. Read more… More Articles… TSC Announces Results of 2012 Legislative Survey Senator David Vitter Enlists TSC in Social ...

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      As noted by admin on July 29, 2012, "Brady is the sponsor of H.R. 1259, a Death Tax Repeal Bill that already has 208 cosponsors. Read more… More Articles… TSC Announces Results of 2012 Legislative Survey Senator David Vitter Enlists TSC in Social ..." (/url?q=http://www.trendlineblog.com/2012/07/30/higher-education/&sa=U&ei=bj4XUJbqJPK10QHl1oH4CQ&ved=0CD0QmAEwBw&usg=AFQjCNFpBtHTJ5q3ZjysiBqXRoxK-x6eRQ)
    • Conservative Voices: Senate Democrats' Outrageous Death Tax Hike - July 22, 2012 by Bill Smith - The House has an opportunity to lead by scheduling a vote on H.R. 1259, Rep. Kevin Brady's (R-Texas) bill to permanently repeal the death tax, which now has a majority of the House signed on as cosponsors. An analysis by ...

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      As noted by Bill Smith on July 22, 2012, "The House has an opportunity to lead by scheduling a vote on H.R. 1259, Rep. Kevin Brady's (R-Texas) bill to permanently repeal the death tax, which now has a majority of the House signed on as cosponsors. An analysis by ..." (/url?q=http://conservativevoicesus.blogspot.com/2012/07/senate-democrats-outrageous-death-tax.html&sa=U&ei=bj4XUJbqJPK10QHl1oH4CQ&ved=0CDkQmAEwBg&usg=AFQjCNGOKTLE8tYbNLy9SQ-vqif_PXqQEw)
    • Conservative Voices: Senate Democrats' Outrageous Death Tax Hike - July 22, 2012 by Bill Smith - The House has an opportunity to lead by scheduling a vote on H.R. 1259, Rep. Kevin Brady's (R-Texas) bill to permanently repeal the death tax, which now has a majority of the House signed on as cosponsors. An analysis by ...

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      As noted by Bill Smith on July 22, 2012, "The House has an opportunity to lead by scheduling a vote on H.R. 1259, Rep. Kevin Brady's (R-Texas) bill to permanently repeal the death tax, which now has a majority of the House signed on as cosponsors. An analysis by ..." (/url?q=http://conservativevoicesus.blogspot.com/2012/07/senate-democrats-outrageous-death-tax.html&sa=U&ei=UkcTULvnA-Lo0QH3vYCACA&ved=0CDQQmAEwBQ&usg=AFQjCNGO071c-MvFYFSzQlKl6WvVDIqSmA)

    Highly Rated News Articles

    • TIA - Tire Industry Association : TIA Signs On Death Tax Repeal Letter to House Speaker - July 19, 2012 by 4-traders (press release) - Bowie, Maryland - The Tire Industry Association (TIA) continues its strong support for the "Death Tax Repeal Permanency Act" (H.R. 1259) by joining 31 other organizations in sending a letter of support to U.S. House Speaker John Boehner. The letter ...

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      As noted by 4-traders (press release) on July 19, 2012, "Bowie, Maryland - The Tire Industry Association (TIA) continues its strong support for the "Death Tax Repeal Permanency Act" (H.R. 1259) by joining 31 other organizations in sending a letter of support to U.S. House Speaker John Boehner. The letter ..." (http://www.4-traders.com/news/TIA-Tire-Industry-Association-TIA-Signs-On-Death-Tax-Repeal-Letter-to-House-Speaker--14420879/)
    • Farm Groups Urges Estate Tax Relief Before End of Year - April 20, 2012 by Wisconsin Ag Connection - The House bill is H.R. 1259, the Death Tax Repeal Permanency Act of 2011, introduced by Congressman Kevin Brady (R-Texas). The Senate bill is S. 2242, the Death Tax Repeal Permanency Act of 2012, introduced by Senator John Thune (R-S.D.).

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      As noted by Wisconsin Ag Connection on April 20, 2012, "The House bill is H.R. 1259, the Death Tax Repeal Permanency Act of 2011, introduced by Congressman Kevin Brady (R-Texas). The Senate bill is S. 2242, the Death Tax Repeal Permanency Act of 2012, introduced by Senator John Thune (R-S.D.)." (http://www.wisconsinagconnection.com/story-state.php?Id=484&yr=2012)
    • Farm Groups Urges Estate Tax Relief Before End of Year - April 20, 2012 by Professional Dairy Producers of Wisconsin - The House bill is H.R. 1259, the Death Tax Repeal Permanency Act of 2011, introduced by Congressman Kevin Brady (R-Texas). The Senate bill is S.

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      As noted by Professional Dairy Producers of Wisconsin on April 20, 2012, "The House bill is H.R. 1259, the Death Tax Repeal Permanency Act of 2011, introduced by Congressman Kevin Brady (R-Texas). The Senate bill is S." (http://www.pdpw.org/news_headline.php?tbl=us&yr=12&id=907)
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