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S.1653 International Tourism Facilitation Act, 112th Congress

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  • Latest Action: Oct 04, 2011 Read twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary.

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    • BEGICH PRAISES PRESIDENT`S FOCUS ON TOURISM INDUSTRY - January 20, 2012 by http://www6.lexisnexis.com/publisher/EndUser?Action=UserDisplayCiteList&orgId=574&topicId=100007410&isRss=true - In October, Begich introduced S.1653, the International Tourism Facilitation Act, with his Senate Tourism Caucus Co-Chairs Amy Klobuchar (D-MN) and Roy Blunt (R-MO). ``I am thrilled the President is committed to the travel ...

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      As noted by http://www6.lexisnexis.com/publisher/EndUser?Action=UserDisplayCiteList&orgId=574&topicId=100007410&isRss=true on January 20, 2012, "In October, Begich introduced S.1653, the International Tourism Facilitation Act, with his Senate Tourism Caucus Co-Chairs Amy Klobuchar (D-MN) and Roy Blunt (R-MO). ``I am thrilled the President is committed to the travel ..." (/url?q=http://www6.lexisnexis.com/publisher/EndUser%3FAction%3DUserDisplayFullDocument%26orgId%3D574%26topicId%3D100007410%26docId%3Dl:1587265408%26Em%3D7%26start%3D12&sa=U&ei=alQhT5GHH8rm2gXr9r3fDw&ved=0CCkQmAEwAw&usg=AFQjCNF8QXKtytWhhp0o25mPxs3uYgqH-w)
    • BEGICH PRAISES PRESIDENT`S FOCUS ON TOURISM INDUSTRY - January 20, 2012 by http://www6.lexisnexis.com/publisher/EndUser?Action=UserDisplayCiteList&orgId=574&topicId=100007410&isRss=true - In October, Begich introduced S.1653, the International Tourism Facilitation Act, with his Senate Tourism Caucus Co-Chairs Amy Klobuchar (D-MN) and Roy Blunt (R-MO). ``I am thrilled the President is committed to the travel ...

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      As noted by http://www6.lexisnexis.com/publisher/EndUser?Action=UserDisplayCiteList&orgId=574&topicId=100007410&isRss=true on January 20, 2012, "In October, Begich introduced S.1653, the International Tourism Facilitation Act, with his Senate Tourism Caucus Co-Chairs Amy Klobuchar (D-MN) and Roy Blunt (R-MO). ``I am thrilled the President is committed to the travel ..." (http://www6.lexisnexis.com/publisher/EndUser?Action=UserDisplayFullDocument&orgId=574&topicId=100007410&docId=l:1587265408&Em=7&start=12)
    • BEGICH PRAISES PRESIDENT`S FOCUS ON TOURISM INDUSTRY - January 19, 2012 by http://www6.lexisnexis.com/publisher/EndUser?Action=UserDisplayCiteList&orgId=574&topicId=100007410&isRss=true - In October, Begich introduced S.1653, the International Tourism Facilitation Act, with his Senate Tourism Caucus Co-Chairs Amy Klobuchar (D-MN) and Roy Blunt (R-MO). ``I am thrilled the President is committed to the travel ...

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      As noted by http://www6.lexisnexis.com/publisher/EndUser?Action=UserDisplayCiteList&orgId=574&topicId=100007410&isRss=true on January 19, 2012, "In October, Begich introduced S.1653, the International Tourism Facilitation Act, with his Senate Tourism Caucus Co-Chairs Amy Klobuchar (D-MN) and Roy Blunt (R-MO). ``I am thrilled the President is committed to the travel ..." (/url?q=http://www6.lexisnexis.com/publisher/EndUser%3FAction%3DUserDisplayFullDocument%26orgId%3D574%26topicId%3D100007410%26docId%3Dl:1587265408%26isRss%3Dtrue%26Em%3D4&sa=U&ei=TdIvT7WVOOiisQK1uoGHDg&ved=0CD0QmAEwCA&usg=AFQjCNFOLqRVsuFDVIG_9d4iUhDxwwljPw)

    Highly Rated News Articles

    • First Catch Your Pike -- Or Why Intellectual Curiosity Is the Be All and End All - July 17, 2012 by Huffington Post - We'd to say to each other, eyes rolling, 'Why didn't we think of that?!' It was the first line in a recipe for pike, and the book was Izaak Walton's 1653 Compleat Angler. Old Izaak no doubt had mirthful intentions (humor -- or irony at least ...

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      As noted by Huffington Post on July 17, 2012, "We'd to say to each other, eyes rolling, 'Why didn't we think of that?!' It was the first line in a recipe for pike, and the book was Izaak Walton's 1653 Compleat Angler. Old Izaak no doubt had mirthful intentions (humor -- or irony at least ..." (http://www.huffingtonpost.com/nick-jefferson/first-catch-your-pike-or-_b_1670588.html)
    • Getting the majors out of the public trough - July 07, 2012 by Herald-Palladium - Oh, right, he doesn't have one. Maybe we should send Walsh and McConnell and a whole bundle of their colleagues a copy of Oliver Cromwell's 1653 speech dissolving the Long Parliament: "It is high time for me to put an end to your sitting in this ...

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      As noted by Herald-Palladium on July 07, 2012, "Oh, right, he doesn't have one. Maybe we should send Walsh and McConnell and a whole bundle of their colleagues a copy of Oliver Cromwell's 1653 speech dissolving the Long Parliament: "It is high time for me to put an end to your sitting in this ..." (http://www.heraldpalladium.com/editorials/getting-the-majors-out-of-the-public-trough/article_3ec0257f-f821-52d8-a624-b0e0a2b1a0bf.html)
    • Jaromir Jagr signs with Dallas - July 04, 2012 by NHL.com - "It looks pretty good to me in July here," he said. Jagr's 1,653 points make him the NHL's all-time points leader among European-born players, and his 665 career goals are tops among active NHL players. He has played in 1,346 career games with the Penguins

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      As noted by NHL.com on July 04, 2012, ""It looks pretty good to me in July here," he said. Jagr's 1,653 points make him the NHL's all-time points leader among European-born players, and his 665 career goals are tops among active NHL players. He has played in 1,346 career games with the Penguins" (http://www.nhl.com/ice/news.htm?id=637171)
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