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H.R.6124 Food, Conservation, and Energy Act of 2008, 110th Congress

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  • Latest Action: Jun 18, 2008 Two-thirds of the Members present having voted in the affirmative the bill is passed, the Passed by the Yeas and Nays: (2/3 required): 317 - 109 (Roll no. 417).

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  • Committee Assignment: House Committee on Agriculture

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  • This bill's most-recent vote occurred on June 18, 2008, with a roll call of 80 ayes, 14 nays, and 6 not voting.

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    • On June 04, 2008, by americausa - Here is the list of the bluedogs, they support tobacco, they do not want extended Unemployment insurance to pass. Pass this list on. Lets see how many of these representatives of the people are employed next year. Rep. Michael Arcuri (N.Y.) Rep. Joe Baca (Calif.) Rep. John Barrow (Ga.) Rep. Melissa Bean (Ill.) Rep. Marion Berry (Ark.) Rep. Sanford Bishop (Ga.) Rep. Dan Boren (Okla.) Rep. Leonard Boswell (Iowa) Rep. Allen Boyd (Fla.) Rep. Dennis Cardoza (Calif.) Rep. Chris Carney (Pa.) Rep. Ben Chandler (Ky.) Rep. Jim Cooper (Tenn.) Rep. Jim Costa (Calif.) Rep. Robert E. Cramer (Ala.) Rep. Lincoln Davis (Tenn.) Rep. Joe Donnelly (Ind.) Rep. Brad Ellsworth (Ind.) Rep. Gabrielle Giffords (Ariz) Rep. Kirsten Gillibrand (N.Y.) Rep. Bart Gordon (Tenn.) Rep. Jane Harman (Calif.) Rep. Stephanie Herseth (S.D.) Rep. Baron Hill (Ind.) Rep. Tim Holden (Pa.) Rep. Steve Israel (N.Y.) Rep. Nick Lampson (Texas) Rep. Tim Mahoney (Fla.) Rep. Jim Marshall (Ga.) Rep. Jim Matheson (Utah) Rep. Mike McIntyre (N.C.) Rep. Charles Melancon (La.) Rep. Mike Michaud (Maine) Rep. Dennis Moore (Kansas) Rep. Patrick Murphy (Pa.) Rep. Collin Peterson (Minn.) Rep. Earl Pomeroy (N.D.) Rep. Mike Ross (Ark.) Rep. John Salazar (Colo.) Rep. Loretta Sanchez (Calif.) Rep. Adam Schiff (Calif.) Rep. David Scott (Ga.) Rep. Heath Shuler (N.C.) Rep. Zack Space (Ohio) Rep. John Tanner (Tenn.) Rep. Gene Taylor (Miss.) Rep. Mike Thompson (Calif.) Rep. Charlie Wilson (Ohio)

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      As noted by americausa, a user on OpenCongress.org, on June 04, 2008, "Here is the list of the bluedogs, they support tobacco, they do not want extended Unemployment insurance to pass. Pass this list on. Lets see how many of these representatives of the people are employed next year. Rep. Michael Arcuri (N.Y.) Rep. Joe Baca (Calif.) Rep. John Barrow (Ga.) Rep. Melissa Bean (Ill.) Rep. Marion Berry (Ark.) Rep. Sanford Bishop (Ga.) Rep. Dan Boren (Okla.) Rep. Leonard Boswell (Iowa) Rep. Allen Boyd (Fla.) Rep. Dennis Cardoza (Calif.) Rep. Chris Carney (Pa.) Rep. Ben Chandler (Ky.) Rep. Jim Cooper (Tenn.) Rep. Jim Costa (Calif.) Rep. Robert E. Cramer (Ala.) Rep. Lincoln Davis (Tenn.) Rep. Joe Donnelly (Ind.) Rep. Brad Ellsworth (Ind.) Rep. Gabrielle Giffords (Ariz) Rep. Kirsten Gillibrand (N.Y.) Rep. Bart Gordon (Tenn.) Rep. Jane Harman (Calif.) Rep. Stephanie Herseth (S.D.) Rep. Baron Hill (Ind.) Rep. Tim Holden (Pa.) Rep. Steve Israel (N.Y.) Rep. Nick Lampson (Texas) Rep. Tim Mahoney (Fla.) Rep. Jim Marshall (Ga.) Rep. Jim Matheson (Utah) Rep. Mike McIntyre (N.C.) Rep. Charles Melancon (La.) Rep. Mike Michaud (Maine) Rep. Dennis Moore (Kansas) Rep. Patrick Murphy (Pa.) Rep. Collin Peterson (Minn.) Rep. Earl Pomeroy (N.D.) Rep. Mike Ross (Ark.) Rep. John Salazar (Colo.) Rep. Loretta Sanchez (Calif.) Rep. Adam Schiff (Calif.) Rep. David Scott (Ga.) Rep. Heath Shuler (N.C.) Rep. Zack Space (Ohio) Rep. John Tanner (Tenn.) Rep. Gene Taylor (Miss.) Rep. Mike Thompson (Calif.) Rep. Charlie Wilson (Ohio) "

    Highly Rated Blog Articles

    • Pullen's Perspectives: Begin this New Year right... - December 30, 2008 by Pullen's Perspectives - In September 2007, Senator Carl Levin (D-MI) introduced Senate Bill S.2058 specifically to close the "Enron Loophole" [7] This bill was later attached to H.R. 6124, the Food, Conservation, and Energy Act of 2008, aka "The 2008 Farm ...

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      As noted by Pullen's Perspectives on December 30, 2008, "In September 2007, Senator Carl Levin (D-MI) introduced Senate Bill S.2058 specifically to close the "Enron Loophole" [7] This bill was later attached to H.R. 6124, the Food, Conservation, and Energy Act of 2008, aka "The 2008 Farm ..." (http://pullensperspectives.blogspot.com/2008/12/begin-this-new-year-right.html)
    • Enron Loophole is Closed | Democracy for New Hampshire - December 20, 2008 by Democracy for New Hampshire - Growing the... - In September 2007, Senator Carl Levin (D-MI) introduced Senate Bill S.2058 specifically to close the "Enron Loophole" This bill was later attached to H.R. 6124, the Food, Conservation, and Energy Act of 2008, aka "The 2008 Farm Bill". .

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      As noted by Democracy for New Hampshire - Growing the... on December 20, 2008, "In September 2007, Senator Carl Levin (D-MI) introduced Senate Bill S.2058 specifically to close the "Enron Loophole" This bill was later attached to H.R. 6124, the Food, Conservation, and Energy Act of 2008, aka "The 2008 Farm Bill". ." (http://www.democracyfornewhampshire.com/node/view/6324)
    • Python Package Index : python-votesmart 0.2.0 - December 18, 2008 by PyPI recent updates - getVetoes(22369): ... print veto HR 6331 Medicare Bill HR 6124 Second Farm, Nutrition, and Bioenergy Act of 2007 (Farm Bill) HR 2419 Farm, Nutrition, and Bioenergy Act of 2007 (Farm Bill) HR 1585 HR 3963 Children's Health Insurance ...

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      As noted by PyPI recent updates on December 18, 2008, "getVetoes(22369): ... print veto HR 6331 Medicare Bill HR 6124 Second Farm, Nutrition, and Bioenergy Act of 2007 (Farm Bill) HR 2419 Farm, Nutrition, and Bioenergy Act of 2007 (Farm Bill) HR 1585 HR 3963 Children's Health Insurance ..." (http://pypi.python.org/pypi/python-votesmart/0.2.0)

    Highly Rated News Articles

    • Senate Action Wed. Puts Complete Farm Bill Into Law - June 18, 2008 by AgWeb - "In passing HR 6124, the Congress had an opportunity to improve on HR 2419 by modifying certain objectionable, onerous, and fiscally imprudent provisions. ...

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      As noted by AgWeb on June 18, 2008, ""In passing HR 6124, the Congress had an opportunity to improve on HR 2419 by modifying certain objectionable, onerous, and fiscally imprudent provisions. ..." (http://www.agweb.com/get_article.aspx?pageid=143782)
    • HOPE II Provisions in Farm Bill Will Give Haiti Expanded, Duty ... - June 05, 2008 by South Florida Caribbean News, FL - The farm bill, HR 6124, passed the Senate today by a vote of 77-15 and now goes to the President for his signature. “HOPE II will enhance Haiti’s troubled ...

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      As noted by South Florida Caribbean News, FL on June 05, 2008, "The farm bill, HR 6124, passed the Senate today by a vote of 77-15 and now goes to the President for his signature. “HOPE II will enhance Haiti’s troubled ..." (http://www.southfloridacaribbeannews.com/story.asp?ID=3942)
    • Weekly Industry Crib Sheet: Another Tragic Crane Collapse in NYC... - June 01, 2008 by ThomasNet Industrial News Room (press release), NY - The House started this process before the recess with passage of HR 6124, which includes all the farm bill language. The Senate is expected to take up the ...

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      As noted by ThomasNet Industrial News Room (press release), NY on June 01, 2008, "The House started this process before the recess with passage of HR 6124, which includes all the farm bill language. The Senate is expected to take up the ..." (http://news.thomasnet.com/IMT/archives/2008/06/weekly-industry-cribsheet-second-nyc-crane-collapse-in-three-months-chinese-scientists-say-quake-danger-was-known.html)
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