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H.R.568 To require that the Government give priority to payment of all obligations on the debt held by the public and payment of Social Security benefits in the event ..., 112th Congress

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  • Latest Action: Feb 09, 2011 Referred to the House Committee on Ways and Means.

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    • Build up to WW3: Congress passed a resolution ' HR 568′ for US to ... - July 31, 2012 by admin - Build up to WW3: Congress passed a resolution ' HR 568′ for US to INCREASE PRESSURE on IRAN One month ago Congress passed HR 568. The resolution appears to be designed for the preparation of war with Iran; the ...

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      As noted by admin on July 31, 2012, "Build up to WW3: Congress passed a resolution ' HR 568′ for US to INCREASE PRESSURE on IRAN One month ago Congress passed HR 568. The resolution appears to be designed for the preparation of war with Iran; the ..." (/url?q=http://onpointpolitics.com/2012/07/build-up-to-ww3-congress-passed-a-resolution-hr-568-for-us-to-increase-pressure-on-iran/&sa=U&ei=0q4XUIXPCJSY8gTXs4HQCQ&ved=0CBwQmAEwAA&usg=AFQjCNE6EQwP6iCfLxojgNLX7bzq5-Kg4w)
    • Early Warning to Global Tourism: U.S. Congress Pushes War With Iran - July 12, 2012 by Imtiaz Muqbil - This May, another resolution (HR 568) apparently designed to encourage a war against Iran passed the House by a 401-11 vote, urging the president to oppose any policy toward Iran “that would rely on containment as an ...

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      As noted by Imtiaz Muqbil on July 12, 2012, "This May, another resolution (HR 568) apparently designed to encourage a war against Iran passed the House by a 401-11 vote, urging the president to oppose any policy toward Iran “that would rely on containment as an ..." (/url?q=http://www.travel-impact-newswire.com/2012/07/early-warning-to-global-tourism-u-s-congress-pushes-war-with-iran/&sa=U&ei=fD0HUKTDKqLe2AXwk-nYDw&ved=0CCkQmAEwAw&usg=AFQjCNFqAL990ynXlulgNe83zFN5WGQphQ)
    • Early Warning to Global Tourism: U.S. Congress Pushes War With Iran - July 12, 2012 by Imtiaz Muqbil - This May, another resolution (HR 568) apparently designed to encourage a war against Iran passed the House by a 401-11 vote, urging the president to oppose any policy toward Iran “that would rely on containment as an ...

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      As noted by Imtiaz Muqbil on July 12, 2012, "This May, another resolution (HR 568) apparently designed to encourage a war against Iran passed the House by a 401-11 vote, urging the president to oppose any policy toward Iran “that would rely on containment as an ..." (/url?q=http://www.travel-impact-newswire.com/2012/07/early-warning-to-global-tourism-u-s-congress-pushes-war-with-iran/&sa=U&ei=frUEUP7eGcPW2AX7hMGrBQ&ved=0CCUQmAEwAg&usg=AFQjCNGame4TDh8Oy0_VI0JpUkQucrM8Tg)

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    • Tired of Wars and Spending: You're About to Get More of Both - May 21, 2012 by Salem-News.Com - The US Congress has ignored this fact and has brought war one step closer to your door. H.R. 568 changes the rules in the middle of the game by adding a new and impossible demand that Iran not be allowed the “capability” of producing a nuclear weapon.

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      As noted by Salem-News.Com on May 21, 2012, "The US Congress has ignored this fact and has brought war one step closer to your door. H.R. 568 changes the rules in the middle of the game by adding a new and impossible demand that Iran not be allowed the “capability” of producing a nuclear weapon." (http://salem-news.com/articles/may222012/wars-spending-jc.php)
    • Flurry of Amendments as New Military Funding Bill Passes - May 18, 2012 by Antiwar.com - Meanwhile H.R. 568 by Rep. Ileana Ros-Lehtinen (R – FL), which orders Iran to immediate suspend all civilian enrichment of uranium, end all its missile programs, and become a democracy, passed quickly, in what Rep. Dennis Kucinich (D – OH ...

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      As noted by Antiwar.com on May 18, 2012, "Meanwhile H.R. 568 by Rep. Ileana Ros-Lehtinen (R – FL), which orders Iran to immediate suspend all civilian enrichment of uranium, end all its missile programs, and become a democracy, passed quickly, in what Rep. Dennis Kucinich (D – OH ..." (http://news.antiwar.com/2012/05/18/flurry-of-amendments-as-new-military-funding-bill-passes/)
    • Rep. Kucinich: H.R. 568 and NDAA Pave Way for Iran Attack - May 18, 2012 by Alex Jones' Prison Planet.com - Following comments made by the U.S. ambassador to Israel earlier in the week, the House has introduced H.R. 568, legislation designed to scuttle any significant talks with Iran. Kucinich: NDAA prepares for war on Iran. According to Ohio Democrat Dennis ...

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      As noted by Alex Jones' Prison Planet.com on May 18, 2012, "Following comments made by the U.S. ambassador to Israel earlier in the week, the House has introduced H.R. 568, legislation designed to scuttle any significant talks with Iran. Kucinich: NDAA prepares for war on Iran. According to Ohio Democrat Dennis ..." (http://www.prisonplanet.com/rep-kucinich-h-r-568-and-ndaa-pave-way-for-iran-attack.html)
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