109th United States Congress
The One Hundred Ninth United States Congress was the legislative branch of the United States, composed of the United States Senate and the United States House of Representatives, from January 3, 2005 ...
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List of United States federal legislation
This is a chronological, but still incomplete, list of United States federal legislation. Congress has enacted approximately 200–600 statutes during each of its 112 biennial terms, so that more than 2...
Congressional hearing
Congressional hearings are the principal formal method by which committees collect and analyze information in the early stages of legislative policymaking. Whether confirmation hearings — a procedure...
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List of United States Congressional districts
This is a complete list of congressional districts for representation in the United States House of Representatives. The quantity (apportionment) and boundaries (redistricting) of districts are determ...
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List of special elections to the United States Senate
This is an incomplete list of special elections to the United States Senate. Such elections fill the vacancies that occur when a member of the Senate dies or resigns before the biennial general electi...
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List of special elections to the United States House of Representatives
This is a list of special elections to the United States House of Representatives. Such elections are called by state governors to fill the vacancies that occur when a member of the House of Represent...
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Jack Abramoff scandals
The federal investigations into Jack Abramoff and his political and business dealings are among the broadest and most extensive in American political history, involving well over a dozen offices of th...
United States House of Representatives elections, 2004
Elections to the United States House of Representatives for the 109th Congress were held on November 2, 2004. The House of Representatives has 435 seats. It coincided with the reelection of Preside...
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United States House of Representatives elections, 2006
The 2006 United States House of Representatives elections were held on November 7, 2006 to elect members to the United States House of Representatives. All 435 seats of the House were up for election....
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United States Senate elections, 2004
The United States Senate election, 2004 was an election for one-third of the seats in the United States Senate which coincided with the re-election of George W. Bush as president and the United States...
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United States Senate elections, 2006
Elections for the United States Senate were held on November 7, 2006, with all 33 Class 1 Senate seats being contested. The term of office for those elected in 2006 ran from January 3, 2007 to January...
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Unlawful Internet Gambling Enforcement Act of 2006
The Unlawful Internet Gambling Enforcement Act of 2006 (UIGEA) is United States legislation regulating online gambling. It was added as Title VIII to the SAFE Port Act (found at 31 U.S.C. §§...
Casino Jack and the United States of Money
Casino Jack and the United States of Money is a 2010 documentary film directed by Alex Gibney.
The film focuses on the career of Washington, D.C. lobbyist, businessman, and con man Jack Abramoff,...
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Personal Responsibility in Food Consumption Act
The American Personal Responsibility in Food Consumption Act, also known as the Cheeseburger Bill, sought to protect producers and retailers of foods—such as McDonald's Corporation—from an...
Elizabeth Cady Stanton Pregnant and Parenting Students Act
The Elizabeth Cady Stanton Pregnant and Parenting Student Services Act would establish a pilot program to provide $10 million annually for 200 grants to encourage institutions of higher education to e...
List of trips funded by Jack Abramoff
The following is a list of trips for politicians, lobbyists, and staffers funded by Jack Abramoff.The picture at right (taken at Carnoustie) for the much publicized trip to St. Andrews, the famed Scot...
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Appropriation bill
An appropriation bill or running bill or supply bill is a legislative motion (bill) that authorizes the government to spend money. It is a bill that sets money aside for specific spending. In most dem...
List of United States federal legislation, 1789-1901
This is a chronological, but incomplete, list of United States federal legislation passed by the 1st through 56th United States Congresses, between 1789 and 1901. For the main article on this subject...
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North Carolina's 1st congressional district special election, 2004
The 2004 United States House of Representatives special election in North Carolina's 1st congressional district was held on July 20, 2004 to select the successor to Frank Ballance (D) who resigned due...
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Adam Walsh Child Protection and Safety Act
The Adam Walsh Child Protection and Safety Act is a federal statute that was signed into law by U.S. President George W. Bush on July 27, 2006. The Walsh Act organizes sex offenders into three tiers a...
United States Senate election in Mississippi, 2006
The 2006 United States Senate election in Mississippi was held on November 7, 2006. Incumbent Republican U.S. Senator Trent Lott won re-election to a fourth term.
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United States House of Representatives elections in Washington, 2004
The United States House of Representatives elections in Washington were held on November 2, 2004. Washington has nine members in the House of Representatives, as apportioned during the 2000 Census, an...
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United States Senate election in Utah, 2006
The 2006 United States Senate election in Utah was held on November 7, 2006. Incumbent Republican U.S. Senator Orrin Hatch won re-election to a sixth term.
The filing deadline for major party cand...
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United States House of Representatives elections in Wisconsin, 2006
The 2006 congressional elections in Wisconsin were held on November 7, 2006 to determine who would represent the state of Wisconsin in the United States House of Representatives. Representatives were ...
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Presidential $1 Coin Program
The Presidential $1 Coin Program is part of an Act of Congress, Pub.L. 109–145, 119 Stat. 2664, enacted December 22, 2005, which directs the United States Mint to produce $1 coins with ...
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United States Senate election in North Dakota, 2006
The 2006 United States Senate election in North Dakota was held November 7, 2006. Incumbent Dem-NPL U.S. Senator Kent Conrad won re-election to a fourth term.
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United States Senate election in Maine, 2006
The 2006 United States Senate election in Maine was held on November 2, 2006. Incumbent Republican U.S. Senator Olympia Snowe won re-election to a third term.
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Interstate Abortion Bill
The Interstate Abortion Bill (S. 403) was a bill passed by the United States Senate by a vote of 65 to 34 on 25 July 2006. If enacted, it would have become illegal for non-parents/guardians, includin...
Jack Abramoff CNMI scandal
The Jack Abramoff CNMI scandal involves the efforts of Jack Abramoff, other lobbyists, and government officials to change or prevent, or both, Congressional action regarding the Commonwealth of the No...