House Passes Bill For Humanitarian Assistance at Southern Border, 230-195
House Session - January 1, 2013

The House met in a rare New Year’s Day session of the lame-duck 112th Congress to consider tax legislation to avoid the “fiscal cliff” of increased tax rates and automatic spending cuts.


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    116th Congress - House
    Total Hours: 449 (After 175 days)
    • Debate110 Hours
    • Special Orders73 Hours
    • Votes126 Hours
    • One Minute Speeches35 Hours
    • Morning Hour34 Hours
    • Opening Procedures4 Hours

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