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H.R.613 Airports, Highways, High-Speed Rail, Trains, and Transit: Make it in America Act, 112th Congress

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  • Latest Action: Feb 11, 2011 Referred to the Subcommittee on Railroads, Pipelines, and Hazardous Materials.

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  • Committee Assignment: House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure

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  • Committee Assignment: House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure - Aviation

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    This bill has been assigned to the House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure - Aviation committee.
  • Committee Assignment: House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure - Highways and Transit

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  • Committee Assignment: House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure - Railroads, Pipelines, and Hazardous Materials

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  • 40% of users oppose H.R.613

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    • On May 11, 2011, by SignOfTheDollar - According to opensecrets.org, Mr. Garamendi received nearly $200,000 in campaign contributions from labor unions. I wonder how that influenced his decision to introduce this legislation.

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      As noted by SignOfTheDollar, a user on OpenCongress.org, on May 11, 2011, "According to opensecrets.org, Mr. Garamendi received nearly $200,000 in campaign contributions from labor unions. I wonder how that influenced his decision to introduce this legislation."

    Highly Rated Blog Articles

    • H.R. 613 | FreedomDies.com - April 10, 2012 by Ben Crystal - I have never been much for writing indignant notes to my — or any — Congressman. Having spent the bulk of my professional career in and around the political class, I am well aware that most of them on both sides of the ...

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      As noted by Ben Crystal on April 10, 2012, "I have never been much for writing indignant notes to my — or any — Congressman. Having spent the bulk of my professional career in and around the political class, I am well aware that most of them on both sides of the ..." (/url?q=http://www.freedomdies.com/2012/04/h-r-613/&sa=U&ei=1vKMT7mSF-HK2AWv7sWSDA&ved=0CC4QmAEwAg&usg=AFQjCNGKDVO7hNGRMYry305dvJ_mClgF1Q)
    • H.R. 613 : Personal Liberty Alerts - April 10, 2012 by Ben Crystal - I have never been much for writing indignant notes to my — or any — Congressman. Having spent the bulk of my professional career in and around the political class, I am well aware that most of them on both sides of the ...

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      As noted by Ben Crystal on April 10, 2012, "I have never been much for writing indignant notes to my — or any — Congressman. Having spent the bulk of my professional career in and around the political class, I am well aware that most of them on both sides of the ..." (/url?q=http://personalliberty.com/2012/04/10/h-r-613/&sa=U&ei=1vKMT7mSF-HK2AWv7sWSDA&ved=0CCUQmAEwAA&usg=AFQjCNEQbM4ko3iK_9FQ_yEdQgGUWHi8YA)
    • H.R. 613 | FreedomDies.com - April 10, 2012 by Ben Crystal - I have never been much for writing indignant notes to my — or any — Congressman. Having spent the bulk of my professional career in and around the political class, I am well aware that most of them on both sides of the ...

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      As noted by Ben Crystal on April 10, 2012, "I have never been much for writing indignant notes to my — or any — Congressman. Having spent the bulk of my professional career in and around the political class, I am well aware that most of them on both sides of the ..." (/url?q=http://www.freedomdies.com/2012/04/h-r-613/&sa=U&ei=3JKLT4yxI8fC2wWozoG0CQ&ved=0CC4QmAEwAg&usg=AFQjCNEP4jOLRX92u8a4GEYagFh12-shbA)

    Highly Rated News Articles

    • Garamendi Votes for Jobs, Transportation, Flood Insurance, and More Affordable Education - July 02, 2012 by Insurance News Net - Congressman Garamendi is the author of two Make It In America bills that would Congressman Garamendi is sponsoring the following two bills: The Airports, Highways, Trains and Transit: Make it in America Act (H.R. 613) would create American jobs by setting

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      As noted by Insurance News Net on July 02, 2012, "Congressman Garamendi is the author of two Make It In America bills that would Congressman Garamendi is sponsoring the following two bills: The Airports, Highways, Trains and Transit: Make it in America Act (H.R. 613) would create American jobs by setting " (http://insurancenewsnet.com/article.aspx?id=348852&type=newswires)
    • Garamendi Votes for Jobs, Transportation, Flood Insurance, and More Affordable Education - June 30, 2012 by Insurance News Net - Make it in America Act (H.R. 613) (http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.uscongress/legislation.112hr613) would create American jobs by setting stronger standards for goods and equipment purchased with federal dollars for airports, highways, high-speed rail, trains and .

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      As noted by Insurance News Net on June 30, 2012, "Make it in America Act (H.R. 613) (http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.uscongress/legislation.112hr613) would create American jobs by setting stronger standards for goods and equipment purchased with federal dollars for airports, highways, high-speed rail, trains and ." (http://insurancenewsnet.com/article.aspx?id=348691&type=newswires)
    • Garamendi Promotes Technology Transfer from Public Research to Private Investment, Make It In America Policies at Livermore Events - May 24, 2012 by MENAFN - Let's Make It In America." Congressman Garamendi is the author of two Make It In America bills (H.R. 613 and H.R. 487), which would create good American jobs by setting stronger Buy America standards for goods and equipment purchased with federal dollars .

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      As noted by MENAFN on May 24, 2012, "Let's Make It In America." Congressman Garamendi is the author of two Make It In America bills (H.R. 613 and H.R. 487), which would create good American jobs by setting stronger Buy America standards for goods and equipment purchased with federal dollars ." (http://www.menafn.com/menafn/8acae1a5-eeba-43e7-9db0-8fe513d7a25b/Garamendi-Promotes-Technology-Transfer-from-Public-Research-to-Private-Investment-Make-It-In-America-Policies-at-Livermore-Events?src=MWHEAD)
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