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H.Res.1305 Providing for consideration of the bill (H.R. 2499) to provide for a federally sanctioned self-determination process for the people of Puerto Rico., 111th Congress

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  • Latest Action: Apr 29, 2010 Motion to reconsider the vote tabled.

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  • Committee Assignment: House Committee on Rules

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  • This bill's most-recent vote occurred on April 29, 2010, with a roll call of 199 ayes, 186 nays, and 45 not voting.

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  • 92% of users oppose H.Res.1305

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    • On April 30, 2010, by dankarlo - Mr Polis knows that the intent of ultimately passing HR 2499 is to add a voting block to his party. Puerto Rico has denied Statehood at least 3 times. Why did Mr Polis sponsor this bill now? He is not an honest individual.....

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      As noted by dankarlo, a user on OpenCongress.org, on April 30, 2010, "Mr Polis knows that the intent of ultimately passing HR 2499 is to add a voting block to his party. Puerto Rico has denied Statehood at least 3 times. Why did Mr Polis sponsor this bill now? He is not an honest individual....."

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    • H.R.1380: New Alternative Transportation to Give Americans ... - April 07, 2011 by opencongress.org - ... News (23) & Blogs (63) · Videos (0) · Comments (0). This Bill currently has no wiki content. If you would like to create a wiki entry for this bill, please Login, and then select the wiki tab to create it. ..... OpenCongress is a free

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      As noted by opencongress.org on April 07, 2011, "... News (23) & Blogs (63) · Videos (0) · Comments (0). This Bill currently has no wiki content. If you would like to create a wiki entry for this bill, please Login, and then select the wiki tab to create it. ..... OpenCongress is a free" (http://www.opencongress.org/bill/112-h1380/show)
    • H.R.1305: To prohibit Members of Congress, including the Delegates ... - March 30, 2011 by opencongress.org - Congress.org - News : The Hopper: Shutdown. HR 1305is the most recently introduced bill from Rep. Heath Shuler (D-N.C.). He introduced it on March 31, and it would simply prohibit members and the president from receiving pay during government shutdowns. ..

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      As noted by opencongress.org on March 30, 2011, "Congress.org - News : The Hopper: Shutdown. HR 1305is the most recently introduced bill from Rep. Heath Shuler (D-N.C.). He introduced it on March 31, and it would simply prohibit members and the president from receiving pay during government shutdowns. .." (http://www.opencongress.org/bill/112-h1305/show)
    • S.388: A bill to prohibit Members of Congress and the President ... - February 18, 2011 by opencongress.org - While appearing on the CNN program “Crossfire” in 1995, you offered your support for a bill that is identical to S.388, so it is unclear why you have not scheduled a vote. The closer we get to the expiration of the Continuing Resolution w .... OpenCong

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      As noted by opencongress.org on February 18, 2011, "While appearing on the CNN program “Crossfire” in 1995, you offered your support for a bill that is identical to S.388, so it is unclear why you have not scheduled a vote. The closer we get to the expiration of the Continuing Resolution w .... OpenCong" (http://www.opencongress.org/bill/112-s388/show)

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