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H.R.2003 Taxing Speculators out of the Oil Market Act, 112th Congress

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  • Latest Action: Jun 08, 2011 Referred to the Subcommittee on General Farm Commodities and Risk Management.

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  • 0% of users oppose H.R.2003

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    • Ethiopia: The Bedtime Stories of Meles Zenawi ALEMAYEHU G ... - May 22, 2012 by EthioSun - H.R. 2003 (Ethiopia Democracy and Accountability Act of 2007, sponsored by Cong. Payne upheld a U.S. House of Representatives on Oct 2, 2007) requires a secretary of state to support tellurian rights by substantiating a ...

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      As noted by EthioSun on May 22, 2012, "H.R. 2003 (Ethiopia Democracy and Accountability Act of 2007, sponsored by Cong. Payne upheld a U.S. House of Representatives on Oct 2, 2007) requires a secretary of state to support tellurian rights by substantiating a ..." (/url?q=http://www.ethiosun.com/2012/ethiopia-the-bedtime-stories-of-meles-zenawi-alemayehu-g-mariam/&sa=U&ei=Nle8T6LuJYeq2QXRs_CIDw&ved=0CDsQmAEwBA&usg=AFQjCNFfOTFb3GghAqEbn9rXc3yPlylvIA)
    • Ethiopia: The Bedtime Stories of Meles Zenawi | Ze-Habesha - May 21, 2012 by zehabesha - H.R. 2003 (Ethiopia Democracy and Accountability Act of 2007, sponsored by Cong. Payne passed the U.S. House of Representatives on October 2, 2007) requires the secretary of state to support human rights by ...

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      As noted by zehabesha on May 21, 2012, "H.R. 2003 (Ethiopia Democracy and Accountability Act of 2007, sponsored by Cong. Payne passed the U.S. House of Representatives on October 2, 2007) requires the secretary of state to support human rights by ..." (/url?q=http://www.zehabesha.com/%3Fp%3D7036&sa=U&ei=Nle8T6LuJYeq2QXRs_CIDw&ved=0CEQQmAEwBg&usg=AFQjCNE49wKKnPyTbe7grOwzyLXxPO6vMw)
    • Donald Payne: A Drum Major for Democracy and Human Rights ... - May 17, 2012 by admin - In fact, H.R. 2003 (passed in the U.S. House of Representatives in October 2007) neatly and effortlessly combined all four pillars of the Obama Administration's human rights policy. It is precisely the type of legislative action ...

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      As noted by admin on May 17, 2012, "In fact, H.R. 2003 (passed in the U.S. House of Representatives in October 2007) neatly and effortlessly combined all four pillars of the Obama Administration's human rights policy. It is precisely the type of legislative action ..." (/url?q=http://obamagic.com/2012/05/17/donald-payne-a-drum-major-for-democracy-and-human-rights/&sa=U&ei=Nle8T6LuJYeq2QXRs_CIDw&ved=0CEgQmAEwBw&usg=AFQjCNHjAlwRoV5S5jgL9Dc4UC-md0mhIw)

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    • Ethiopia: The Bedtime Stories of Meles Zenawi - May 21, 2012 by Ethiopian Review - Committee Statement of Congressman Donald Payne (2007) H.R. 2003 (Ethiopia Democracy and Accountability Act of 2007, sponsored by Cong. Payne passed the U.S. House of Representatives on October 2, 2007) requires the secretary of state to support ...

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      As noted by Ethiopian Review on May 21, 2012, "Committee Statement of Congressman Donald Payne (2007) H.R. 2003 (Ethiopia Democracy and Accountability Act of 2007, sponsored by Cong. Payne passed the U.S. House of Representatives on October 2, 2007) requires the secretary of state to support ..." (http://www.ethiopianreview.com/content/38227)
    • For the Best Breakfasts, Look to Our Neighbors - April 27, 2012 by Huffington Post - I've helped more than 2,000 clients in the San Francisco Bay area, and one thing I tell them all is the importance of breakfast. From speeding up your metabolism to regulating your mood, breakfast is key. I find that more and more people now ...

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      As noted by Huffington Post on April 27, 2012, "I've helped more than 2,000 clients in the San Francisco Bay area, and one thing I tell them all is the importance of breakfast. From speeding up your metabolism to regulating your mood, breakfast is key. I find that more and more people now ..." (http://www.huffingtonpost.com/manuel-villacorta/healthy-breakfast_b_1447748.html)
    • Oil futures legislation - March 17, 2012 by Lexology - The tax (the Taxing Speculators Out of the Oil Market Act, H.R. 2003), which would exempt commercial hedgers, would dissuade investors from excessive speculation, thus returning oil prices to a normal supply and demand price curve.

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      As noted by Lexology on March 17, 2012, "The tax (the Taxing Speculators Out of the Oil Market Act, H.R. 2003), which would exempt commercial hedgers, would dissuade investors from excessive speculation, thus returning oil prices to a normal supply and demand price curve." (http://www.lexology.com/library/detail.aspx?g=27778016-d889-4f72-ba4f-50c49b1d6fa8)
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