Directing the Clerk of the House of Representatives to place a real time display of the United States gross national debt in the main hearing room of the Committee on Appropriations and in the main hearing room of the Committee on the Budget.
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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Texas's 21st congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Nov 8, 2019
Length: 3 pages
Introduced on Nov 8, 2019
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Nov 8, 2019
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H.Res. 686 is a simple resolution in the United States Congress.
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Know Debt Resolution, H.R. Res. 686, 116th Cong. (2019).
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