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H.R.6168 President Obama's Proposed 2012-2017 Offshore Drilling Lease Sale Plan Act, 112th Congress

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  • Latest Action: Jul 25, 2012 On motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill Failed by the Yeas and Nays: (2/3 required): 164 - 261 (Roll no. 512).

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  • This bill's most-recent vote occurred on July 25, 2012, with a roll call of 164 ayes, 261 nays, and 6 not voting.

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    • Libertarian Republican: Libertarian group applauds House rejection ... - July 28, 2012 by Eric Dondero - "If implemented, HR 6168 — the Administration's Offshore Plan — would have rendered 85 percent of America's offshore energy resources inaccessible at a time of economic hardship and high gas prices. Thanks to decisive ...

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      As noted by Eric Dondero on July 28, 2012, ""If implemented, HR 6168 — the Administration's Offshore Plan — would have rendered 85 percent of America's offshore energy resources inaccessible at a time of economic hardship and high gas prices. Thanks to decisive ..." (/url?q=http://www.libertarianrepublican.net/2012/07/libertarian-group-applauds-house.html&sa=U&ei=e_wUUNzwF-LG0QGYvoDYCg&ved=0CCgQmAEwAw&usg=AFQjCNEwYNeBslHvV_U9YO6HK8lLuehvVg)
    • U.S. House Rejects Offshore Drilling Plan « The Best Lawfirm - July 27, 2012 by hessmarketing - The U.S. House of Representatives rejected H.R. 6168 today. This bill would have implanted President Obama's offshore drilling plan that would place 85 percent of America's offshore energy resources locked under U.S. ...

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      As noted by hessmarketing on July 27, 2012, "The U.S. House of Representatives rejected H.R. 6168 today. This bill would have implanted President Obama's offshore drilling plan that would place 85 percent of America's offshore energy resources locked under U.S. ..." (/url?q=http://laurencebest.wordpress.com/2012/07/26/u-s-house-rejects-offshore-drilling-plan/&sa=U&ei=e_wUUNzwF-LG0QGYvoDYCg&ved=0CEIQmAEwCQ&usg=AFQjCNEASBmx1UpXqrt5VKxSO23ZuCAb4A)
    • eNewsUSA: House Approves Expanded 5-Year OCS Plan; Senate ... - July 27, 2012 by WIMS - The Administration's plan, included in H.R.6168 failed to pass by a vote of 164 - 261. The Senate bill, S.3438, bill provides what Senator Murkowski calls "a common-sense alternative to the President's proposed 2012-2017 ...

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      As noted by WIMS on July 27, 2012, "The Administration's plan, included in H.R.6168 failed to pass by a vote of 164 - 261. The Senate bill, S.3438, bill provides what Senator Murkowski calls "a common-sense alternative to the President's proposed 2012-2017 ..." (/url?q=http://enewsusa.blogspot.com/2012/07/house-approves-expanded-5-year-ocs-plan.html&sa=U&ei=e_wUUNzwF-LG0QGYvoDYCg&ved=0CDUQmAEwBg&usg=AFQjCNGjeRl8feTjdjzgWF8XX5nEPTidtw)

    Highly Rated News Articles

    • Roll Call - July 29, 2012 by Tulsa World - The vote Wednesday was 253 yeas to 170 nays. Vote 3: Offshore oil and gas leases: The House has rejected President Obama's Proposed 2012-2017 Offshore Drilling Lease Sale Plan Act (H.R. 6168), sponsored by Rep. Doc Hastings, R-Wash. The bill ...

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      As noted by Tulsa World on July 29, 2012, "The vote Wednesday was 253 yeas to 170 nays. Vote 3: Offshore oil and gas leases: The House has rejected President Obama's Proposed 2012-2017 Offshore Drilling Lease Sale Plan Act (H.R. 6168), sponsored by Rep. Doc Hastings, R-Wash. The bill ..." (http://www.tulsaworld.com/news/article.aspx?subjectid=11&articleid=20120729_16_A14_WSIGOe230214)
    • Roll Call - July 29, 2012 by Tulsa World - The vote Wednesday was 253 yeas to 170 nays. Vote 3: Offshore oil and gas leases: The House has rejected President Obama's Proposed 2012-2017 Offshore Drilling Lease Sale Plan Act (H.R. 6168), sponsored by Rep. Doc Hastings, R-Wash. The bill ...

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      As noted by Tulsa World on July 29, 2012, "The vote Wednesday was 253 yeas to 170 nays. Vote 3: Offshore oil and gas leases: The House has rejected President Obama's Proposed 2012-2017 Offshore Drilling Lease Sale Plan Act (H.R. 6168), sponsored by Rep. Doc Hastings, R-Wash. The bill ..." (http://www.tulsaworld.com/site/articlepath.aspx?articleid=20120729_16_A14_WSIGOe230214)
    • How they voted - July 29, 2012 by Chicago Sun-Times - Votes: Donnelly, yea; Visclosky, nay OFFSHORE OIL AND GAS LEASES: The House rejected President Obama’s Proposed 2012-2017 Offshore Drilling Lease Sale Plan Act (H.R. 6168), sponsored by Rep. Doc Hastings, R-Wash. The bill would have directed the Interior

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      As noted by Chicago Sun-Times on July 29, 2012, "Votes: Donnelly, yea; Visclosky, nay OFFSHORE OIL AND GAS LEASES: The House rejected President Obama’s Proposed 2012-2017 Offshore Drilling Lease Sale Plan Act (H.R. 6168), sponsored by Rep. Doc Hastings, R-Wash. The bill would have directed the Interior" (http://posttrib.suntimes.com/news/14070726-418/how-they-voted.html)
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