About the bill
“We sat behind closed doors at one of the party headquarters’ backrooms in front of a whiteboard where the equation was drawn out,” Rep. David Jolly (R-FL13) described to 60 Minutes. “You have six months until the election. Break that down to having to raise $2 million in the next six months, and your job, new member of Congress, is to raise $18,000 a day. Your first responsibility is to raise $18,000 a day.”
Jolly has introduced the bill H.R. 4443, the Stop Act, to combat this ...
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Florida's 13th congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Feb 3, 2016
Length: 4 pages
Feb 3, 2016
114th Congress, 2015–2017
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on February 3, 2016, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Feb 3, 2016
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H.R. 4443 (114th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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