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USHR494IntroCondemning the false, inflammatory, and racially offensive statements made by the President of the United States regarding four women of color who are duly elected Members of the One Hundred Sixteenth Congress.
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2019-07-16
To House Judiciary Committee
USHR490IntroCondemning and censuring President Donald Trump. This resolution censures and condemns the President for his tweets made on July 14 and 15, 2019, and states that they are xenophobic, promote white supremacist and nativist ideologies, and violate the ...
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2019-07-15
To House Judiciary Committee
USHJR65IntroProposing an amendment to the Constitution of the United States giving Congress power to prohibit the physical desecration of the flag of the United States.
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2019-06-28
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
USHCR51IntroCalling on President Donald J. Trump to comply with the Emoluments Clause of the United States Constitution.
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2019-06-28
To House Oversight and Reform Committee
USHR465IntroExpressing support for the designation of June 26 as "LGBTQ Equality Day".
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2019-06-26
To House Judiciary Committee
USHR464IntroOriginal LGBTQ Pride Month Resolution of 2019
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2019-06-26
To House Judiciary Committee
USHJR70IntroProposing an amendment to the Constitution of the United States prohibiting the delegation of the legislative powers granted to Congress.
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2019-06-26
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB3482IntroTo amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to waive certain requirements for naturalization for American Samoan United States nationals to become United States citizens, and for other purposes.
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2019-06-25
To House Judiciary Committee
USHR458IntroReaffirming the strong partnership between Tunisia and the United States and supporting the people of Tunisia in their continued pursuit of democratic reforms.
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2019-06-24
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHB40IntroCommission to Study and Develop Reparation Proposals for African-Americans Act This bill establishes the Commission to Study and Develop Reparation Proposals for African-Americans. The commission shall examine slavery and discrimination in the coloni...
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2019-06-19
Subcommittee Hearings Held.
USSJR49IntroA joint resolution proposing an amendment to the Constitution of the United States authorizing the Congress to prohibit the physical desecration of the flag of the United States.
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2019-06-13
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USSR236IntroA resolution reaffirming the strong partnership between Tunisia and the United States and supporting the people of Tunisia in their continued pursuit of democratic reforms.
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2019-06-05
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USSR212IntroA resolution celebrating the 100th anniversary of the passage and ratification of the 19th Amendment, providing for women's suffrage, to the Constitution of the United States. This resolution celebrates the 100th anniversary of the passage and ratifi...
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2019-06-04
Resolution agreed to in Senate without amendment and with a preamble by Yea-Nay Vote. 93 - 0. Record Vote Number: 132. (text: CR 5/16/2019 S2928)
USHR396IntroAuthorizing and directing the Committee on the Judiciary to investigate whether sufficient grounds exist for the House of Representatives to exercise the power vested by article 1, section 2, clause 5 of the Constitution in respect to acts of miscond...
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2019-05-23
Sponsor introductory remarks on measure. (CR E669)
USHR354IntroCelebrating the 100th anniversary of the passage and ratification of the 19th Amendment, providing for women's suffrage, to the Constitution of the United States. This resolution celebrates the 100th anniversary of the passage and ratification of the...
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2019-05-21
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
USHJR58IntroConstitutional Authorities Resolution This joint resolution directs the President to report to Congress before introducing the Armed Forces into Iran. The report shall explain (1) the necessity of such an action, (2) the constitutional and legislativ...
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2019-05-15
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USSJR21IntroA joint resolution proposing amendments to the Constitution of the United States relative to the line item veto, a limitation on the number of terms that a Member of Congress may serve, and requiring a vote of two-thirds of the membership of both Hou...
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2019-05-14
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USHR285IntroRecognizing over 85 years of successful State-based alcohol regulation since the creation of an effective system of independent beer, wine, and spirits distribution. This resolution acknowledges over 85 years of effective state-based alcohol regulati...
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2019-05-03
To House Subcommittee on Antitrust, Commercial, and Administrative Law
USHJR55IntroProposing a balanced budget amendment to the Constitution of the United States.
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2019-05-03
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
USHB1927IntroSeparation of Powers Restoration Act of 2019
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2019-05-03
To House Subcommittee on Antitrust, Commercial, and Administrative Law
USHB1817IntroFirearm Due Process Protection Act
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2019-05-03
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
USSJR19IntroA joint resolution proposing an amendment to the Constitution of the United States to require (except during time of war and subject to suspension by Congress) that the total amount of money expended by the United States during any fiscal year not ex...
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2019-05-02
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USHJR54IntroProposing an amendment to the Constitution of the United States recognizing and securing the fundamental right to life, liberty, and property, which includes housing, health care, education, and nutrition.
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2019-04-12
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
USHR272IntroAffirming that all men and women are created equal. This resolution recognizes that all men and women are created equal and honors the contributions of women that have led to a more equal society. The resolution also reaffirms the commitment to pursu...
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2019-04-12
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
USSCR7EngrossA concurrent resolution authorizing the printing of the 26th edition of the pocket version of the Constitution of the United States. This concurrent resolution authorizes the printing as a Senate document of the 26th edition of the pocket version of ...
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2019-04-09
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
USSB1083IntroH.B. 40 Commission to Study and Develop Reparation Proposals for African-Americans Act This bill establishes the Commission to Study and Develop Reparation Proposals for African-Americans. The commission shall examine slavery and discrimination in th...
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2019-04-09
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USHJR50IntroProposing a balanced budget amendment to the Constitution requiring that each agency and department's funding is justified.
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2019-04-08
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
USHJR52IntroProposing an amendment to the Constitution of the United States to require that the Supreme Court of the United States be composed of nine justices. This joint resolution proposes a constitutional amendment requiring the U.S. Supreme Court to be comp...
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2019-04-08
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
USHJR53IntroProposing an amendment to the Constitution of the United States to require that the Supreme Court be composed of not more than nine justices. This joint resolution proposes a constitutional amendment requiring the U.S. Supreme Court to be composed of...
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2019-04-08
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
USHB1410IntroGuarding Congressional Authority Act
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2019-04-08
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
USSJR18IntroA joint resolution proposing a balanced budget amendment to the Constitution of the United States.
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2019-04-04
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USHR271IntroCondemning the Trump Administration's Legal Campaign to Take Away Americans' Health Care. This resolution urges the Department of Justice (DOJ) to cease its efforts against the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (PPACA) and reverse its positi...
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2019-04-03
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
USSR134IntroA resolution expressing the sense of the Senate that the Department of Justice should reverse its position in Texas v. United States, No. 4:18-cv-00167-O (N.D. Tex.).
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2019-04-02
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USSJR17IntroA joint resolution proposing an amendment to the Constitution of the United States to abolish the electoral college and to provide for the direct election of the President and Vice President of the United States.
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2019-04-02
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USSJR16IntroA joint resolution proposing an amendment to the Constitution of the United States to abolish the electoral college and to provide for the direct election of the President and Vice President of the United States.
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2019-03-28
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USSJR15IntroA joint resolution proposing an amendment to the Constitution of the United States relative to equal rights for men and women.
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2019-03-27
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USSB909IntroSeparation of Powers Restoration Act
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2019-03-27
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USHR140IntroCalling on the President to resume the interpretation of section 1 of the 14th Amendment to the Constitution as originally intended and applied as law for a century.
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2019-03-25
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
USHJR49IntroProposing an amendment to the Constitution of the United States to provide that Representatives shall be apportioned among the several States according to their respective numbers, counting the number of persons in each State who are citizens of the ...
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2019-03-25
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
USHR150IntroCommemorating the 100th anniversary of the Elaine massacre.
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2019-03-25
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
USHB1208IntroTo amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to waive certain requirements for naturalization for American Samoan United States nationals to become United States citizens, and for other purposes.
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2019-03-25
To House Subcommittee on Immigration and Citizenship
USSJR14IntroA joint resolution proposing an amendment to the Constitution of the United States to require that the Supreme Court of the United States be composed of not more than 9 justices. This joint resolution proposes a constitutional amendment requiring the...
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2019-03-25
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USHJR47IntroProposing an amendment to the Constitution of the United States to repeal the sixteenth article of amendment. This joint resolution proposes a constitutional amendment repealing the Sixteenth Amendment to the Constitution (authorizing taxation of inc...
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2019-03-22
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
USHB997IntroEnglish Language Unity Act of 2019 This bill establishes English as the official language of the United States. Official functions of the government must be conducted in English, with specified exceptions. The bill declares that all citizens should b...
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2019-03-22
To House Subcommittee on Immigration and Citizenship
USHJR48IntroProposing an amendment to the Constitution of the United States providing that the rights extended by the Constitution are the rights of natural persons only. This joint resolution proposes a constitutional amendment providing that the rights protect...
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2019-03-22
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
USHB1EngrossAutomatic Voter Registration Act of 2019 Conflicts from Political Fundraising Act of 2019 Connecting Lobbyists and Electeds for Accountability and Reform Act or the CLEAR Act Deceptive Practices and Voter Intimidation Prevention Act of 2019 Democracy...
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2019-03-14
Read the second time. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 39.
USHJR51IntroProposing a balanced budget amendment to the Constitution of the United States.
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2019-03-14
To House Judiciary Committee
USSB736IntroA bill proposing an amendment to the Constitution of the United States to clarify the authority of Congress and the States to regulate corporations, limited liability companies, and other corporate entities established by the laws of any State, the U...
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2019-03-11
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USSB678IntroEnglish Language Unity Act of 2019
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2019-03-06
To Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee
USSR94IntroA resolution expressing the sense of the Senate that the Department of Justice should protect individuals with pre-existing medical conditions by defending the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (Public Law 111-148; 124 Stat. 119) in Texas v....
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2019-03-05
To Senate Judiciary Committee
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