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S.1994 Deceptive Practices and Voter Intimidation Prevention Act of 2011, 112th Congress

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  • Latest Action: Jun 26, 2012 Committee on the Judiciary. Hearings held.

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    • S. 1994 - GovTrack.us - March 22, 2012 by http://www.govtrack.us/users/events.xpd?monitors=misc:activebills - S. 1994. A bill to prohibit deceptive practices in Federal elections. In GovTrack.us, a database of bills in the U.S. Congress.

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      As noted by http://www.govtrack.us/users/events.xpd?monitors=misc:activebills on March 22, 2012, "S. 1994. A bill to prohibit deceptive practices in Federal elections. In GovTrack.us, a database of bills in the U.S. Congress." (/url?q=http://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/s1994&sa=U&ei=TzcJUIneNsXm2QWpv5HRBw&ved=0CCMQmAEwAg&usg=AFQjCNEsN6osZl0WkhyOv9_CgSNAxlgEGg)
    • S. 1994 - GovTrack.us - March 22, 2012 by http://www.govtrack.us/users/events.xpd?monitors=misc:activebills - S. 1994. A bill to prohibit deceptive practices in Federal elections. In GovTrack.us, a database of bills in the U.S. Congress.

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      As noted by http://www.govtrack.us/users/events.xpd?monitors=misc:activebills on March 22, 2012, "S. 1994. A bill to prohibit deceptive practices in Federal elections. In GovTrack.us, a database of bills in the U.S. Congress." (/url?q=http://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/s1994&sa=U&ei=POMHUNDFI-bm2AXziMDJBA&ved=0CCgQmAEwAw&usg=AFQjCNGVhlL3VwXGvqweQVBeoI8YkFnIxQ)
    • S. 1994 - GovTrack.us - March 22, 2012 by http://www.govtrack.us/users/events.xpd?monitors=misc:activebills - S. 1994. A bill to prohibit deceptive practices in Federal elections. In GovTrack.us, a database of bills in the U.S. Congress.

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      As noted by http://www.govtrack.us/users/events.xpd?monitors=misc:activebills on March 22, 2012, "S. 1994. A bill to prohibit deceptive practices in Federal elections. In GovTrack.us, a database of bills in the U.S. Congress." (/url?q=http://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/s1994&sa=U&ei=ZzgFUOz1J4ro2QWyoMWzBQ&ved=0CCMQmAEwAg&usg=AFQjCNEn1-pAgsPBEsVYctBiJogQxJvbTg)

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    • A Wolf That Comes as a Wolf - October 08, 2012 by American Spectator - ...Before adding another new criminal law, Congress should consider why federal prosecutors aren't using the tools they have. S. 1994 is also likely to chill legitimate political speech. It would make it risky to talk about the qualifications of voters (an

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      As noted by American Spectator on October 08, 2012, "...Before adding another new criminal law, Congress should consider why federal prosecutors aren't using the tools they have. S. 1994 is also likely to chill legitimate political speech. It would make it risky to talk about the qualifications of voters (an" (http://spectator.org/archives/2012/10/08/a-wolf-that-comes-as-a-wolf)
    • This Date In Baseball - July 31, 2012 by ESPN - 1906 -- Harry McIntire of the Brooklyn Dodgers pitched 10 2-3 innings of no-hit ball before Claude Ritchey of Pittsburgh singled. McIntire weakened in the 13th and lost 1-0 to the Pirates on an unearned run, finishing with a four-hitter. 1941 ...

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      As noted by ESPN on July 31, 2012, "1906 -- Harry McIntire of the Brooklyn Dodgers pitched 10 2-3 innings of no-hit ball before Claude Ritchey of Pittsburgh singled. McIntire weakened in the 13th and lost 1-0 to the Pirates on an unearned run, finishing with a four-hitter. 1941 ..." (http://sports.espn.go.com/espn/wire?section=mlb&id=8217353)
    • Tim Skubick: Gov. Snyder shedding his 'outsider' image - July 30, 2012 by MyFox Detroit - This is not to cast aspersions on those who preceded him, but it does underscore The state's 1994 medical malpractice law finds its way back into the state capitol. Lawyers and doctors battle over medical malpracticeAn issue between doctors and ...

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      As noted by MyFox Detroit on July 30, 2012, "This is not to cast aspersions on those who preceded him, but it does underscore The state's 1994 medical malpractice law finds its way back into the state capitol. Lawyers and doctors battle over medical malpracticeAn issue between doctors and ..." (http://www.myfoxdetroit.com/story/19144204/2012/07/30/tim-skubick-gov-snyder-shedding-his-outsider-image)
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