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Flood Insurance

Flood Insurance On Tuesday the House considered H.R. 2874, the 21st Century Flood Reform Act. This legislation extends the National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP) for five years. Authorization for the program expires on December 8th. While the NFIP is in need of … Continue reading

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What Congress did for us this week

Congress considered two bills; both passed on essentially party line votes. Lawsuits The House considered H.R. 3624, the Fraudulent Joinder Prevention Act of 2015. Under current law, there are some claims that can be heard in either state or federal … Continue reading

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This week in the House

Rep. Capuano (D-MA), waiting in the Capitol for GOP misleaders to take action, offers a summary of this week in Congress. August 1, 2014 The Schedule  As I write this newsletter, the voting schedule in the House is uncertain. Republican … Continue reading

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The April, 2014 Ryan budget

Rep. Betty Louise McCollum is the U.S. Representative for Minnesota’s 4th congressional district. She is a member of the Democratic-Farmer-Labor Party. (She isn’t mentioned in the sequel, but I liked the graphic very much.)   In his weekly e-mail, Rep. … Continue reading

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