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H.R.1861 Infrastructure Jobs and Energy Independence Act, 112th Congress

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  • Latest Action: Sep 08, 2011 Referred to the Subcommittee on Higher Education and Workforce Training.

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    • Ron Paul: 'Hemp is a good product' | Ron Paul 2012 | Peace . Gold ... - February 21, 2012 by legalizeliberty - HR 1861 - Industrial Hemp 2010. HR 1009 - Industrial Hemp 2008? he's been giving Congress the key for well over 7 years on industrial hemp...when the North Dakota University & 2 Republican legislators took the DEA to ...

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      As noted by legalizeliberty on February 21, 2012, "HR 1861 - Industrial Hemp 2010. HR 1009 - Industrial Hemp 2008? he's been giving Congress the key for well over 7 years on industrial hemp...when the North Dakota University & 2 Republican legislators took the DEA to ..." (/url?q=http://www.dailypaul.com/215500/ron-paul-hemp-is-a-good-product&sa=U&ei=U8ZPT4_lH7DLsQLs3aW8Dg&ved=0CEoQmAEwCA&usg=AFQjCNEs3jhIM7I-_-pTunhyr5XdAqdxmQ)
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      As noted by legalizeliberty on February 21, 2012, "HR 1861 - Industrial Hemp 2010. HR 1009 - Industrial Hemp 2008? he's been giving Congress the key for well over 7 years on industrial hemp...when the North Dakota University & 2 Republican legislators took the DEA to ..." (/url?q=http://www.dailypaul.com/215500/ron-paul-hemp-is-a-good-product&sa=U&ei=VExOT_2oF5GqsALXppEF&ved=0CEAQmAEwCA&usg=AFQjCNFuBRRKl25CfnOk0srXJbnG05fF7Q)
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      As noted by legalizeliberty on February 21, 2012, "HR 1861 - Industrial Hemp 2010. HR 1009 - Industrial Hemp 2008? he's been giving Congress the key for well over 7 years on industrial hemp...when the North Dakota University & 2 Republican legislators took the DEA to ..." (/url?q=http://www.dailypaul.com/215500/ron-paul-hemp-is-a-good-product&sa=U&ei=_PlMT7LLFYnHsQLe2oAT&ved=0CDoQmAEwBw&usg=AFQjCNEENHzzzcsxKtbezYQ6pW8815PG0g)

    Highly Rated News Articles

    • Congressmen: It's time for a real jobs agenda - September 07, 2011 by The Tribune-Democrat - Pass our bipartisan Infrastructure Jobs and Energy Independence Act (HR 1861), to expand safe offshore oil and gas exploration, create 1.2 million new jobs annually, and launch $8 trillion in economic output. Our bipartisan bill dedicates a portion of ...

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      As noted by The Tribune-Democrat on September 07, 2011, " Pass our bipartisan Infrastructure Jobs and Energy Independence Act (HR 1861), to expand safe offshore oil and gas exploration, create 1.2 million new jobs annually, and launch $8 trillion in economic output. Our bipartisan bill dedicates a portion of ..." (http://tribune-democrat.com/editorials/x1095939076/Congressmen-It-s-time-for-a-real-jobs-agenda)
    • Reps. Tim Walz and Tim Murphy: Bipartisan group wants US to control its energy ... - May 28, 2011 by Winona Daily News - Recently, the group was proud to introduce HR 1861, the Infrastructure Jobs and Energy Independence Act. The basic premise of the Infrastructure Jobs and Energy Independence Act is simple: take the royalties from expanding access to our domestic oil ...

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      As noted by Winona Daily News on May 28, 2011, " Recently, the group was proud to introduce HR 1861, the Infrastructure Jobs and Energy Independence Act. The basic premise of the Infrastructure Jobs and Energy Independence Act is simple: take the royalties from expanding access to our domestic oil ... " (http://www.winonadailynews.com/news/opinion/article_b8e5dc7a-89a3-11e0-bcd8-001cc4c03286.html)
    • Legislation introduced - May 20, 2011 by Lexology (registration) - Congressman Tim Murphy (R-PA) introduced legislation (HR 1861) to enhance America's path toward energy independence and economic and national security, to conserve energy use, to promote innovation, to achieve lower emissions, cleaner air, ...

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      As noted by Lexology (registration) on May 20, 2011, " Congressman Tim Murphy (R-PA) introduced legislation (HR 1861) to enhance America's path toward energy independence and economic and national security, to conserve energy use, to promote innovation, to achieve lower emissions, cleaner air, ... " (http://www.lexology.com/library/detail.aspx?g=bf9888ea-33b3-4b37-8783-1cc1468a622c)
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