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S.785 Freedom from Government Competition Act, 112th Congress

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  • Latest Action: Apr 12, 2011 Introduced in Senate

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  • Committee Assignment: Senate Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs

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    Supporting Organizations

    • National Air Transportation Association

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    • Airports Council International

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    • American Federation of Government Employees

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    • Lawmakers Move to Stop School Bond Bills | The Nerve - January 05, 2012 by Rick Brundrett - But in June, the Senate broke with that tradition, voting after a heated debate to narrowly sustain Haley's veto of a bill (S. 785) that would have allowed the financially struggling Florence County School District 4 to issue bonds ...

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      As noted by Rick Brundrett on January 05, 2012, "But in June, the Senate broke with that tradition, voting after a heated debate to narrowly sustain Haley's veto of a bill (S. 785) that would have allowed the financially struggling Florence County School District 4 to issue bonds ..." (/url?q=http://thenerve.org/news/2012/01/05/senate-moves-to-stop-school-bond-bills/&sa=U&ei=apBOT5SJCojpsQKAncn6Dw&ved=0CEMQmAEwCQ&usg=AFQjCNHDVh7kA_3GlBsBqZir_4lq9OuZeQ)
    • Lawmakers Move to Stop School Bond Bills | The Nerve - January 05, 2012 by Rick Brundrett - But in June, the Senate broke with that tradition, voting after a heated debate to narrowly sustain Haley's veto of a bill (S. 785) that would have allowed the financially struggling Florence County School District 4 to issue bonds ...

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      As noted by Rick Brundrett on January 05, 2012, "But in June, the Senate broke with that tradition, voting after a heated debate to narrowly sustain Haley's veto of a bill (S. 785) that would have allowed the financially struggling Florence County School District 4 to issue bonds ..." (/url?q=http://thenerve.org/news/2012/01/05/senate-moves-to-stop-school-bond-bills/&sa=U&ei=fT5NT4fWNqK0sQLS6qUL&ved=0CD8QmAEwCA&usg=AFQjCNHdTbLLJv3Njnqkv3JTPOJ6DwNf5w)
    • Lawmakers Move to Stop School Bond Bills | The Nerve - January 05, 2012 by Rick Brundrett - But in June, the Senate broke with that tradition, voting after a heated debate to narrowly sustain Haley's veto of a bill (S. 785) that would have allowed the financially struggling Florence County School District 4 to issue bonds ...

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      As noted by Rick Brundrett on January 05, 2012, "But in June, the Senate broke with that tradition, voting after a heated debate to narrowly sustain Haley's veto of a bill (S. 785) that would have allowed the financially struggling Florence County School District 4 to issue bonds ..." (/url?q=http://thenerve.org/news/2012/01/05/senate-moves-to-stop-school-bond-bills/&sa=U&ei=s-NLT4j5HLCasgKms_TqCA&ved=0CEAQmAEwCA&usg=AFQjCNGWT0QpmBDwr7kywmYLgEV22YDSTQ)

    Highly Rated News Articles

    • Morales with rare double blast in rout - July 31, 2012 by ESPN - A big series in the AL West started out with a bang Monday as seven home runs left Rangers Ballpark in Arlington. The Los Angeles Angels beat the Texas Rangers and close to within four games of the division lead on the strength of a nine-run sixth inning .

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      As noted by ESPN on July 31, 2012, "A big series in the AL West started out with a bang Monday as seven home runs left Rangers Ballpark in Arlington. The Los Angeles Angels beat the Texas Rangers and close to within four games of the division lead on the strength of a nine-run sixth inning ." (http://espn.go.com/blog/statsinfo/post/_/id/47933/morales-with-rare-double-blast-in-rout)
    • Credit Suisse (Eur) Form 8.5 (EPT/NON-RI) - Glencore International plc - July 26, 2012 by Bloomberg - Credit Suisse (Eur) - Form 8.5 (EPT/NON-RI) - Glencore International plc RNS Number : 5898I Credit Suisse Securities (Eur) Ltd 26 July 2012    FORM 8.5 (EPT/NON-RI)   PUBLIC OPENING POSITION DISCLOSURE/DEALING DISCLOSURE BY AN EXEMPT ...

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      As noted by Bloomberg on July 26, 2012, "Credit Suisse (Eur) - Form 8.5 (EPT/NON-RI) - Glencore International plc RNS Number : 5898I Credit Suisse Securities (Eur) Ltd 26 July 2012    FORM 8.5 (EPT/NON-RI)   PUBLIC OPENING POSITION DISCLOSURE/DEALING DISCLOSURE BY AN EXEMPT ..." (http://www.bloomberg.com/article/2012-07-26/afXIzeD.vpYY.html)
    • Reed, True win - June 28, 2012 by Pryor Daily Times - Corporation Commis-sioner Bob Anthony won a fifth term by winning the Republican race. No Democrat or Independent filed. Anthony received 108,540 votes to Brooks Mitchell 58,848. In Mayes County, Anthony received 1,283 votes to Mitchell’s 785.

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      As noted by Pryor Daily Times on June 28, 2012, "Corporation Commis-sioner Bob Anthony won a fifth term by winning the Republican race. No Democrat or Independent filed. Anthony received 108,540 votes to Brooks Mitchell 58,848. In Mayes County, Anthony received 1,283 votes to Mitchell’s 785." (http://pryordailytimes.com/local/x546487283/Reed-True-win)
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