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H.Res.738 Providing for consideration of the bill (H.R. 4078) to provide that no agency may take any significant regulatory action until the unemployment rate is equal..., 112th Congress

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  • Latest Action: Jul 24, 2012 On agreeing to the resolution Agreed to by recorded vote: 244 - 170 (Roll no. 503).

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  • This bill's most-recent vote occurred on July 24, 2012, with a roll call of 244 ayes, 170 nays, and 17 not voting.

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    • Typogate, the Sequel : Roll Call News - July 27, 2012 by JonathanStrong@cqrollcall.com (Jonathan Strong) - 783 — a nonexistent resolution — instead of H.Res. 738, the rule governing debate over the regulatory moratorium bill that was actually at issue. The numbers were transposed by a person in the parliamentarian's office, ...

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      As noted by JonathanStrong@cqrollcall.com (Jonathan Strong) on July 27, 2012, "783 — a nonexistent resolution — instead of H.Res. 738, the rule governing debate over the regulatory moratorium bill that was actually at issue. The numbers were transposed by a person in the parliamentarian's office, ..." (/url?q=http://www.rollcall.com/news/Typogate-the-Sequel-216497-1.html&sa=U&ei=8AEVUO6bGIyq8ASW94HwAg&ved=0CDcQmAEwBg&usg=AFQjCNHyxujkFSU9GBXBSU637rrCFmUu9g)
    • Republican House clown show continues | Hotspyer – Breaking ... - July 27, 2012 by admin - But that rule incorrectly refers to the main rule for the bill as H.Res. 783, when it should have said H.Res. 738. House Resolution 783 doesn't exist. Now Republicans have to figure out how to create a fix for the fix. This is what ...

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      As noted by admin on July 27, 2012, "But that rule incorrectly refers to the main rule for the bill as H.Res. 783, when it should have said H.Res. 738. House Resolution 783 doesn't exist. Now Republicans have to figure out how to create a fix for the fix. This is what ..." (/url?q=http://hotspyer.com/2012/07/26/republican-house-clown-show%25C2%25A0continues/&sa=U&ei=8AEVUO6bGIyq8ASW94HwAg&ved=0CDIQmAEwBQ&usg=AFQjCNGmzHm4yylxAseSvhCkvyhbW2yQ2A)
    • Daily Kos: Republican House clown show continues - July 27, 2012 by rss@dailykos.com (Joan McCarter) - 783, when it should have said H.Res. 738. House Resolution 783 doesn't exist. Now Republicans have to figure out how to create a fix for the fix. This is what happens when you let Virginia Foxx anywhere near the legislatin'.

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      As noted by rss@dailykos.com (Joan McCarter) on July 27, 2012, "783, when it should have said H.Res. 738. House Resolution 783 doesn't exist. Now Republicans have to figure out how to create a fix for the fix. This is what happens when you let Virginia Foxx anywhere near the legislatin'." (/url?q=http://www.dailykos.com/story/2012/07/26/1113852/-Republican-House-clown-show-continues&sa=U&ei=8AEVUO6bGIyq8ASW94HwAg&ved=0CC4QmAEwBA&usg=AFQjCNFT37OQ5P7duvgM34OIp3PQ0Ma4qw)

    Highly Rated News Articles

    • Virginia Foxx Invokes Aurora Shooting In Tearful Plea To Push GOP Regulatory Reform Bill - July 26, 2012 by Huffington Post - But the new language referred to the main rule for the bill as H.Res 783. The correct number is H.Res 738. Exasperated that Democrats would not simply agree to unanimous consent to fix the errors, Foxx took to the House floor on Thursday and ...

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      As noted by Huffington Post on July 26, 2012, "But the new language referred to the main rule for the bill as H.Res 783. The correct number is H.Res 738. Exasperated that Democrats would not simply agree to unanimous consent to fix the errors, Foxx took to the House floor on Thursday and ..." (http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2012/07/26/virginia-foxx-aurora-shooting_n_1706200.html)
    • House Republicans Will Not Be Thwarted by Pesky Typos - July 26, 2012 by YAHOO! - When they fixed that, the bill's sponsors introduced a second typo, referring to H Res 783, which doesn't exist, instead of H Res 738, which does exist.  "In the attempt to make one correction, another mistake was made" Rep. Virginia Foxx, a Virginia ...

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      As noted by YAHOO! on July 26, 2012, "When they fixed that, the bill's sponsors introduced a second typo, referring to H Res 783, which doesn't exist, instead of H Res 738, which does exist.  "In the attempt to make one correction, another mistake was made" Rep. Virginia Foxx, a Virginia ..." (http://news.yahoo.com/house-republicans-not-thwarted-pesky-typos-151602105.html)
    • Republican House clown show continues - July 26, 2012 by DAILY KOS - Here's the original mistake, and it's kind of a doozy. The latest Republican "jobs bill" that really isn't a jobs bill would put a freeze on any new regulations until the "average of monthly employment rates for any quarter [...] is equal to or ...

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      As noted by DAILY KOS on July 26, 2012, "Here's the original mistake, and it's kind of a doozy. The latest Republican "jobs bill" that really isn't a jobs bill would put a freeze on any new regulations until the "average of monthly employment rates for any quarter [...] is equal to or ..." (http://www.dailykos.com/story/2012/07/26/1113852/-Republican-House-clown-show-continues)
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