READ: $2 Trillion Economic Stimulus Bill
House Session - October 28, 2005

Final approval of the conference report to HR 2744, a $100 billion agriculture appropriation for fiscal 2006: Among the items agreed to in the conferenced version of the bill is a higher spending for food stamps and nutrition programs, delaying implementation of country-of-origin food labeling and maintaining the ban on prescription drugs coming from other countries, primarily Canada.

Tributes to the late civil rights activist Rosa Parks were made.

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    116th Congress - House
    Total Hours: 966 (After 457 days)
    • Debate319 Hours
    • Special Orders150 Hours
    • Votes211 Hours
    • One Minute Speeches76 Hours
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