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Cloakroom: October 21 – 25
Posted By Katherine Rosario On October 20, 2013 @ 6:10 pm In Capitol Hill | Comments Disabled
Analysis: This week, the House is expected to consider the Water Resources Reform and Development Act (WRDA). This bill will allow the federal government to spend taxpayer money on activities  that would be more appropriately and efficiently managed by states, localities, or the private sector. Lawmakers should be allowed to offer amendments  to fix the bill’s numerous shortcomings and questionable provisions.
Major Floor Action:
Major Committee Action:
The Senate is not in session this week.
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URLs in this post:
 activities: http://www.heritage.org/research/reports/2013/09/house-water-resources-bill-shortcomings-threaten-to-overshadow-reforms
 amendments: http://blog.heritage.org/2013/10/18/water-resources-bill-dont-repeat-the-olmsted-lock-mistake/
 H.R. 3080: http://docs.house.gov/billsthisweek/20131021/CPRT-113-HPRT-RU00-HR3080.pdf
 House Energy and Commerce Committee: http://energycommerce.house.gov/
 House Armed Services Committee: http://armedservices.house.gov/index.cfm/home
 House Financial Services Committee: http://financialservices.house.gov/
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