H. J. Res. 79, The Continuing Appropriations Resolution, 2012

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Making continuing appropriations for fiscal year 2012.

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Latest Major Action: 9/14/2011: Referred to House committee. Status: Referred to the Committee on Appropriations, and in addition to the Committees on the Budget, and Ways and Means, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned.

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    Costs: $5,092.71 per
    and increases their $162,301.27 share of the national debt by $5,092.71.
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Brian Graz

September 19, 2011, 11:01am (report abuse)

Cut Up the CREDIT CARD!!!


September 19, 2011, 12:25pm (report abuse)

None of the appropriations bills for FY2012 have been passed. The government cannot function unless this CR is passed.


September 19, 2011, 8:25pm (report abuse)

The government is not functioning on the current Continuing Resolution (CR) which was one of those replacing the appropriations Bill for 2011. We have been running on continuing resolutions since Clinton was the president.

Pat McGehee

September 20, 2011, 10:22am (report abuse)

DO NOT APPROPRIATION MORE MONEY. Obama is deliberately destroying out economy and increasing the debt to destroy Capitalism and America. IMPEACH HIM NOW! He's shredding the Constitution.

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