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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.

12:01PM - 1:23PM ETHouse Session, Part 1 6:30PM - 7:16PM ETHouse Session, Part 2 8:40PM - 11:59PM ETHouse Session, Part 3


    Briefings for January 1, 2013

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    Hearings for January 1, 2013

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    118th Congress - House
    Total Hours: 94 (After 32 days)
    • Debate27 Hours
    • Special Orders10 Hours
    • Votes31 Hours
    • One Minute Speeches6 Hours
    • Morning Hour7 Hours
    • Opening Procedures1 Hour

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