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H.Res. 114: In the matter of George Santos.

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House Democrats want Santos to spend only slightly more time serving in the House as he spent on Baruch College’s men’s volleyball team.


Freshman Rep. George Santos (R-NY3) has quickly become one of the most infamous members of Congress. A series of lies and scandals have continued to engulf him, including falsehoods in his claimed biography and campaign financial reports.

Since taking office, Santos’s status has diminished in several ways. On a more “official” level, he stepped down from membership on two House committees, Small Business and Science, Space, and Technology — at least temporarily. On a less official level, he’s been almost completely shunned by most of his colleagues, including fellow House Republicans.

He’s been defended by a few influential House Republicans, including Reps. …

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Robert Julio Garcia

Sponsor. Representative for California's 42nd congressional district. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Feb 9, 2023
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Feb 9, 2023
118th Congress (2023–2025)

Introduced on Feb 9, 2023

This resolution is in the first stage of the legislative process. It was introduced into Congress on February 9, 2023. It will typically be considered by committee next before it is possibly sent on to the House or Senate as a whole.


39 Cosponsors (39 Democrats)



Feb 9, 2023

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H.Res. 114 is a simple resolution in the United States Congress.

A simple resolution is used for matters that affect just one chamber of Congress, often to change the rules of the chamber to set the manner of debate for a related bill. It must be agreed to in the chamber in which it was introduced. It is not voted on in the other chamber and does not have the force of law.

Resolutions numbers restart every two years. That means there are other resolutions with the number H.Res. 114. This is the one from the 118th Congress.

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