To prohibit Federal agencies from using Government funds to pay for the lodging of agency employees at establishments that are owned by or employ certain public officials or their relatives.
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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Maryland's 8th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Mar 15, 2018
Length: 4 pages
115th Congress (2017–2019)
This bill was introduced on March 15, 2018, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
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6 Cosponsors (6 Democrats)
What legislators are saying
“Raskin Introduces Bill to Stop Taxpayer Money from Flowing to Trump Properties”
— Rep. Jamie Raskin [D-MD8] (Sponsor) on Mar 16, 2018
Mar 15, 2018
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H.R. 5304 (115th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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