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  • Latest Action: Jun 20, 2012 Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 388.

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    • Life is Political: RELEASE: HATCH, MORAN QUESTION ... - July 25, 2012 by Ruth - This month, Treasury posted, across several social media outlets, material targeting appropriations bills pending before Congress - H.R. 5973 & H.R. 6020 - and advocating that more funds be appropriated to other federal ...

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      As noted by Ruth on July 25, 2012, "This month, Treasury posted, across several social media outlets, material targeting appropriations bills pending before Congress - H.R. 5973 & H.R. 6020 - and advocating that more funds be appropriated to other federal ..." (/url?q=http://ruthcarlson.blogspot.com/2012/07/release-hatch-moran-question-treasurys.html&sa=U&ei=bSYVUPjRC4208ATxsICYDg&ved=0CEIQmAEwCQ&usg=AFQjCNExHU5IACthnpAmA4nOh9PlhYAHxw)
    • Life is Political: RELEASE: HATCH, MORAN QUESTION ... - July 25, 2012 by Ruth - This month, Treasury posted, across several social media outlets, material targeting appropriations bills pending before Congress - H.R. 5973 & H.R. 6020 - and advocating that more funds be appropriated to other federal ...

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      As noted by Ruth on July 25, 2012, "This month, Treasury posted, across several social media outlets, material targeting appropriations bills pending before Congress - H.R. 5973 & H.R. 6020 - and advocating that more funds be appropriated to other federal ..." (/url?q=http://ruthcarlson.blogspot.com/2012/07/release-hatch-moran-question-treasurys.html&sa=U&ei=MXESULPbG6bK6wHg_IHQBg&ved=0CDoQmAEwBw&usg=AFQjCNFDOZS33S1b2SpYwX76unaCmeiIWA)
    • Life is Political: RELEASE: HATCH, MORAN QUESTION ... - July 25, 2012 by Ruth - This month, Treasury posted, across several social media outlets, material targeting appropriations bills pending before Congress - H.R. 5973 & H.R. 6020 - and advocating that more funds be appropriated to other federal ...

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      As noted by Ruth on July 25, 2012, "This month, Treasury posted, across several social media outlets, material targeting appropriations bills pending before Congress - H.R. 5973 & H.R. 6020 - and advocating that more funds be appropriated to other federal ..." (/url?q=http://ruthcarlson.blogspot.com/2012/07/release-hatch-moran-question-treasurys.html&sa=U&ei=XCMRUNiwI8KT6wHq4oHIDQ&ved=0CD4QmAEwCA&usg=AFQjCNH6BqKTwar7depGfFcZ6hOvE4oJaw)

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    • U.S. Senate Committee on Finance : Hatch, Moran Question Treasury’s Use of Taxpayer Dollars in Social Media Campaigns - July 24, 2012 by 4-traders (press release) - This month, Treasury posted, across several social media outlets, material targeting appropriations bills pending before Congress - H.R. 5973 & H.R. 6020 - and advocating that more funds be appropriated to other federal agencies.  In a letter to Treasury

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      As noted by 4-traders (press release) on July 24, 2012, "This month, Treasury posted, across several social media outlets, material targeting appropriations bills pending before Congress - H.R. 5973 & H.R. 6020 - and advocating that more funds be appropriated to other federal agencies.  In a letter to Treasury " (http://www.4-traders.com/news/U-S-Senate-Committee-on-Finance-Hatch-Moran-Question-Treasury-s-Use-of-Taxpayer-Dollars-in-Socia--14429550/)
    • House GOP: No 4th of July Vaca Until Spending Bills Pass - June 27, 2012 by Big Hollywood - That’s good, because they are cutting H.R. 5972 by almost $4 billion, and they are cutting H.R. 5973 by $365 million, both actions fought by the Democrats. Rep. Virginia Foxx (R-N.C.) spoke of the Democrats attempts to force the House to ...

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      As noted by Big Hollywood on June 27, 2012, "That’s good, because they are cutting H.R. 5972 by almost $4 billion, and they are cutting H.R. 5973 by $365 million, both actions fought by the Democrats. Rep. Virginia Foxx (R-N.C.) spoke of the Democrats attempts to force the House to ..." (http://www.breitbart.com/Big-Government/2012/06/27/House-GOP-Force-Dems-stay-July-4)
    • Obama Vows Veto For Spending Bill That Shorts FDA By $700M - June 26, 2012 by site.law360.com - The administration “strongly opposes” H.R. 5973, the agriculture appropriations bill for the 2013 fiscal year, according to a statement from the U.S. Office of Management and Budget. The Appropriations Committee passed the proposal by voice vote on ...

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      As noted by site.law360.com on June 26, 2012, "The administration “strongly opposes” H.R. 5973, the agriculture appropriations bill for the 2013 fiscal year, according to a statement from the U.S. Office of Management and Budget. The Appropriations Committee passed the proposal by voice vote on ..." (http://www.law360.com/internationaltrade/articles/354103/obama-vows-veto-for-spending-bill-that-shorts-fda-by-700m)
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