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House Session - April 16, 2015

The House voted 240-179 to pass a repeal of the federal estate tax. Members also voted to make the deduction of state and local sales taxes permanent. Members spoke on a variety of subjects.


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    Hearings for April 16, 2015

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    116th Congress - House
    Total Hours: 253 (After 109 days)
    • Debate34 Hours
    • Special Orders47 Hours
    • Votes90 Hours
    • One Minute Speeches22 Hours
    • Morning Hour20 Hours
    • Opening Procedures2 Hours

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    Source: Resume of Congressional Activity (