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H.R.1167 Welfare Reform Restoration Act, 112th Congress

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  • Latest Action: Mar 29, 2011 Referred to the Subcommittee on Nutrition and Horticulture .

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  • Committee Assignment: House Committee on Agriculture - Nutrition

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  • Committee Assignment: House Committee on Post Office and Civil Service - Human Resources

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  • 61% of users oppose H.R.1167

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  • H.R.1167 has been viewed 12,346 times

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    Highly Rated Blog Articles

    • Reforming The US Food Stamp Program - Analysis Eurasia Review - July 27, 2012 by The Heritage Foundation - An aggregate welfare spending cap of this sort is contained in the Welfare Reform Act of 2011 (H.R. 1167), introduced by Representative Jim Jordan (R–OH), and a companion bill (S. 1904), introduced by Senator Jim DeMint ...

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      As noted by The Heritage Foundation on July 27, 2012, "An aggregate welfare spending cap of this sort is contained in the Welfare Reform Act of 2011 (H.R. 1167), introduced by Representative Jim Jordan (R–OH), and a companion bill (S. 1904), introduced by Senator Jim DeMint ..." (/url?q=http://www.eurasiareview.com/27072012-reforming-the-us-food-stamp-program-analysis/&sa=U&ei=ykAXUKnXOLCt0AGM6YDoCg&ved=0CDYQmAEwBg&usg=AFQjCNEECIpJvIRH730d0IJr1_y8_ymAlA)
    • Health Legislation: Title X (Public Health Service Act) Family ... - June 27, 2012 by Alerts - H.R. 1135, H.R. 1167, and S. 1904 would require an overall spending limit on meanstested welfare programs, defined to include family planning. S. 814 would require online disclosure of audits conducted under Title X on any ...

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      As noted by Alerts on June 27, 2012, "H.R. 1135, H.R. 1167, and S. 1904 would require an overall spending limit on meanstested welfare programs, defined to include family planning. S. 814 would require online disclosure of audits conducted under Title X on any ..." (/url?q=http://healthlegislation.blogspot.com/2012/06/title-x-public-health-service-act_26.html&sa=U&ei=wu3vT4-UBMOO2wWJtuy3Cg&ved=0CCIQmAEwAQ&usg=AFQjCNHNssZlKUL1RZo2yeqnj8IxH0tF3Q)
    • Health Legislation: Title X (Public Health Service Act) Family ... - June 26, 2012 by Alerts - H.R. 1135, H.R. 1167, and S. 1904 would require an overall spending limit on meanstested welfare programs, defined to include family planning. S. 814 would require online disclosure of audits conducted under Title X on any ...

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      As noted by Alerts on June 26, 2012, "H.R. 1135, H.R. 1167, and S. 1904 would require an overall spending limit on meanstested welfare programs, defined to include family planning. S. 814 would require online disclosure of audits conducted under Title X on any ..." (/url?q=http://healthlegislation.blogspot.com/2012/06/title-x-public-health-service-act_26.html&sa=U&ei=ykAXUKnXOLCt0AGM6YDoCg&ved=0CEMQmAEwCQ&usg=AFQjCNFDWAtoxsdchk5iL6G9DCBp2AS2bQ)

    Highly Rated News Articles

    • Examining the Means-tested Welfare State - May 03, 2012 by The Heritage Foundation - This type of spending cap would save the taxpayers $2.7 trillion during its first decade. An aggregate welfare spending cap of this sort is contained in H.R. 1167, The Welfare Reform Act of 2011, introduced by Congressman Jim Jordan (R-OH). Most discussion

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      As noted by The Heritage Foundation on May 03, 2012, "This type of spending cap would save the taxpayers $2.7 trillion during its first decade. An aggregate welfare spending cap of this sort is contained in H.R. 1167, The Welfare Reform Act of 2011, introduced by Congressman Jim Jordan (R-OH). Most discussion" (http://www.heritage.org/research/testimony/2012/05/examining-the-means-tested-welfare-state)
    • RSC Budget: Cut, Cap, and Balance is Back – And Here to Stay - March 27, 2012 by RedState - For other mandatory programs, the budget incorporates the RSC’s Welfare Reform Act of 2011 (H.R. 1167).  Once unemployment dips below 6.5%, this bill would freeze all spending on the 77 means-tested programs at 2007 levels (pre-recession ...

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      As noted by RedState on March 27, 2012, "For other mandatory programs, the budget incorporates the RSC’s Welfare Reform Act of 2011 (H.R. 1167).  Once unemployment dips below 6.5%, this bill would freeze all spending on the 77 means-tested programs at 2007 levels (pre-recession ..." (http://www.redstate.com/dhorowitz3/2012/03/27/rsc-budget-cut-cap-and-balance-is-back-%e2%80%93-and-here-to-stay/)
    • Rep. Emerson's voting record. Is it true? - December 29, 2011 by Southeast Missourian - Bill # hr1167-112 Emerson votes NO to cap and reform welfare! Where does Emerson get all this money? From YOU and China! Welfare Reform Act of 2011 Conservative Welfare Reform: Legislation would build on the successful reforms of 1996 and set a cap on ...

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      As noted by Southeast Missourian on December 29, 2011, "Bill # hr1167-112 Emerson votes NO to cap and reform welfare! Where does Emerson get all this money? From YOU and China! Welfare Reform Act of 2011 Conservative Welfare Reform: Legislation would build on the successful reforms of 1996 and set a cap on ..." (http://www.semissourian.com/story/1799651.html)
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