To create a full employment economy as a matter of national economic defense; to provide for public investment in capital infrastructure; to provide for reducing the cost of public investment; to retire public debt; to stabilize the Social Security retirement system; to restore the authority of Congress to create and regulate money, modernize and provide stability for the monetary system of the United States; and for other public purposes.
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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Ohio's 10th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Sep 21, 2011
Length: 46 pages
112th Congress (2011–2013)
This bill was introduced on September 21, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
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1 Cosponsor (1 Democrat)
Dec 17, 2010
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 6550 (111th).
Sep 21, 2011
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H.R. 2990 (112th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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