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  1. Democrats End Sit-In with No Vote on Gun LegislationRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 23 | NBC Dallas

    ... countries, do in their legislative bodies, not the United States. A true disappointment," said U.S. Rep. Pete Sessions, R-Dallas. "Well, at the end of the day it increases the visibility of these gun issues, and to the Democrats' benefit and the ...

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  2. House to vote on Zika funding, spending bill amid sit-inRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 23 | The Hill

    ... Republican leadership scrambled for their next steps during the chaotic floor action. Rules Committee Chairman Pete Sessions opened the hearing early Thursday with no mention of the Democrat's protest, which included several flagrant violations of ...

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  3. Semiconductor Industry Recognizes Senators Kelly Ayotte and Ron...Read the original story

    Wednesday Jun 22 | PressReleasePoint

    June 22, 2016-The Semiconductor Industry Association , representing U.S. leadership in semiconductor manufacturing, design, and research, today announced the recipients of SIA's Congressional Leadership Awards: Senator Kelly Ayotte , Senator Ron Wyden , Congressman Pete Sessions , and Congressman Scott Peters .

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  4. Wieden+Kennedy staffers' book takes jab at #ThoughtsAndPrayersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 22, 2016 | OregonLive.com

    ... words instead," says the website promoting the book. For example, one page shows a June 12 tweet from Rep. Pete Sessions, R-Texas, chairman of the House Rules Committee: "My thoughts and prayers are with the people of Orlando and everyone who was ...

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  5. Republicans recognize LGBT massacre victims, but mum on rightsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 22, 2016 | Washington Blade

    ... move to the House floor in the aftermath of the shooting. Days after the shooting, House Rules Committee Chair Pete Sessions (R-Texas) blocked a proposed amendment from Rep. Sean Patrick Maloney (D-N.Y.) to a defense spending measure that would have ...

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  6. Republicans Offer a Plan to Replace ObamacareRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 22, 2016 | Government Executive

    ... themselves to the full repeal of Obamacare just a few weeks after a pair of GOP lawmakers, Representative Pete Sessions of Texas and Senator Bill Cassidy of Louisiana, released a proposal that scraps its mandates but maintains its underlying ...

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  7. a House voteRead the original story w/Photo

    May 19, 2016 | Daily Kos

    ... flipped votes on the LGBT amendment: Denham, Walden, Walters, Young, Issa, Poliquin, Valadeo GOP Texas Rep. Pete Sessions took umbrage at the suggestion that Republicans discriminate. "I am a Republican," he replied defiantly, "we do not ...

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  8. Mad as hellRead the original story

    Jun 20, 2016 | Ridenbaugh Press

    ... Steve King, Raul Labrador, Darrell Issa, Roy Blunt, Jim Risch, Tom Cotton, Duncan Hunter, Michael Burgess, Pete Sessions, Don Young, Pete Sessions and several dozen more members of Congress who've repeatedly shown their existence along the Potomac ...

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  9. NY Times Pities 'Muslims, Robbed of a Respite' During...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 19, 2016 | NewsBusters.org

    ... the majority leader, has omitted any mention of gays when talking about the massacre, and Representative Pete Sessions of Texas has said the site of the shooting was not a gay club. The mission of the Media Research Center is to create a media ...

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  10. AG Lynch: Orlando Shooter Motived By Hatred Towards LGBT And Latino CommunitiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 19, 2016 | Crooks and Liars

    ... any group of people simply for their lifestyle or orientation has no place in America or anywhere else." Rep. Pete Sessions (R-TX) took it a step further, openly denying that Pulse was a gay club mere hours before blocking an LGBT protections ...

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  11. David Copperfield wants Congress to make magic legitRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 19, 2016 | Las Vegas Review Journal

    ... the resolution that recently had Copperfield visiting the Hill. The resolution was introduced in March by Rep. Pete Sessions, R-Texas, and seeks to recognize magic as "a rare and valuable art form and national treasure." Copperfield was given a tour ...

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  12. Rep. Kay Granger makes a move to take charge of defense spendingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 17, 2016 | Star-Telegram.com

    ... she said. She has strong support from the powerful Texas delegation, including House Rules Committee Chairman Pete Sessions, who told McClatchy, "We'll fight diligently for her." Being on both subcommittees has put Granger in position to look out ...

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  13. Registering Women for Draft Continues Unexpected Progress in CongressRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 17, 2016 | The Weekly Standard

    ... a solution. That ultimately came from two Republican chairmen, Mac Thornberry of Armed Services committee and Pete Sessions of the Rules committee. Thornberry pushed to replace the draft measure with a deeper study of its potential consequences. ...

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  14. Brian Fejer commented on Brian Fejer's blog post The Lamestream Media - Part OneRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 17, 2016 | Duke City Fix

    ... after the attack? Not a single Republican U.S. Senator mentioned LGBT in their remarks. Republican U.S. Rep. Pete Sessions from Texas claimed the Pulse Nightclub was a "Young Person Club", and that "there were some (LGBTppl) but it was mostly ...

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  15. Why Conservatives Won't Identify The Orlando Shooting Victims As LGBTRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 17, 2016 | ThinkProgress

    ... common humanity and referenced all Americans instead of singling out LGBT people," as Mashable reported. Rep. Pete Sessions (R-TX) took it a step further, openly denying that Pulse was a gay club mere hours before blocking an LGBT protections ...

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  16. Adelita liked Brian Fejer's blog post The Lamestream Media - Part OneRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2016 | Duke City Fix

    ... after the attack? Not a single Republican U.S. Senator mentioned LGBT in their remarks. Republican U.S. Rep. Pete Sessions from Texas claimed the Pulse Nightclub was a "Young Person Club", and that "there were some (LGBTppl) but it was mostly ...

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  17. After demonizing LGBT Americans for decades, Republicans pull Jekyll-Hyde routineRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2016 | Daily Kos

    ... , offering that the Orlando incident was "a clear attack on the gay and Hispanic community.") Representative Pete Sessions of Texas told a reporter on Tuesday that Pulse, where the attack occurred, " The speaker of the House, Paul D. Ryan, made no ...

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  18. Offering Only Prayers, GOP House Leaders Block Vote On LGBT Workplace Discrimination Measure: VIDEORead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2016 | Towleroad

    ... process from being derailed, according to The Hill. Earlier on Tuesday, House Rules Committee chairman Pete Sessions (R-Texas) (right) came under fire after he claimed Pulse, the site of Sunday's massacre in Orlando, was not a gay club. ...

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  19. $2,500 to buy insurance? This is why Americans don't trust Republicans on healthcareRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2016 | Los Angeles Times

    ... as suggested by Strom, it might start with a frank discussion of the finances of the proposal from Rep. Pete Sessions from Texas and Sen. Bill Cassidy from Louisiana that he promotes. That plan would deprive millions of Americans their current ...

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  20. Two Republican Lawmakers Are Making American Healthcare Great AgainRead the original story

    Jun 16, 2016 | The Weekly Standard

    A frequent-if not entirely fair-criticism of Republican opposition to is that the GOP has only said "no!" With few exceptions, the argument goes, the Republicans have fought against healthcare reform without suggesting a substantive alternative of their own. "We were thinking about naming it the Make Healthcare Great Again Bill," deadpanned Sen. Bill Cassidy of Louisiana to a reporter recently while introducing the legislation he and House Rules committee chairman Pete Sessions of Texas have developed over the last 18 months.

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