Department of the Interior, Environment, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2008

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The bill was introduced to make appropriations for the Department of the Interior, environment, and related agencies for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2008.[1]


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House Action

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Scorecard: National Journal 2007 House Scorecard

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"Strike a prohibition on oil and gas leases off U.S. coastal areas. June 26. (167-264)"

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Scorecard: National Journal 2007 House Scorecard

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"Strike a sense-of-Congress provision calling for a comprehensive national program to reduce greenhouse-gas emissions. June 26. (153-274)"

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Scorecard: National Journal 2007 House Scorecard

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"Bar funds for a proposed Environmental Protection Agency rule to reduce hazardous air-pollution emissions standards. June 26. (252-178)"

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"Bar funds for constructing roads for the harvesting of timber in Alaska's Tongass National Forest. June 26. (283-145)"

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Scorecard: Club For Growth 2007 House Scorecard

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"Vote on a Jordan amendment that would reduce funding for the Interior-Environment appropriations bill by 4.3 percent. The pro-growth vote was "yea" because a reduction in discretionary spending is badly needed after years of unprecedented growth. Failed 150-281."

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"Bar funds for regulation of commercial leasing of oil shale reserves on public land. June 27. (219-215)"

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