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The $900 billion package passed in the lame-duck session in December for months seemed highly unlikely.
The post-election lame-duck session is the last chance to wrap up the unfinished work this year, a goal of all involved, though they have been slow until now to forge the often-tricky compromises required to pull the measure together.The next round of stimulus will likely lose support for state and local governments|Rachel Schallom|December 15, 2020|Fortune
These are eight of the most interesting laws passed in the second session of the 113th Congress.
The user fee on duck stamps goes exclusively to funding federal acquisition of wetlands as wildlife habitat.
The Federal Duck Stamp Act raised the fee on stamps needed to hunt waterfowl on federal land from $15 to $25.
Because Duck Dynasty receives monster TV ratings and Robertson paid by a company (A&E) while making these public statements.Butts, Brawls, and Bill Cosby: The Biggest Celebrity Scandals of 2014 |Kevin Fallon|December 27, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Her services include a makeup session for a night out for $50.
It will be a busy session; and I want to see if I can't become a useful public man.Elster's Folly|Mrs. Henry Wood
It was no wonder that he felt quite at home in the duck-pond, which was made for web-footed folk.The Tale of Grandfather Mole|Arthur Scott Bailey
Important orders for new books are now in course of execution, the volumes being due early in this year's session.Report of the Chief Librarian for the Year 1924-25|General Assembly Library (New Zealand)
Three to four examples thoroughly studied are quite sufficient for one session or sitting.Assimilative Memory|Marcus Dwight Larrowe (AKA Prof. A. Loisette)
My head feels quite lame from so much practicing, the consequence, I suppose, of so much listening.Music-Study in Germany|Amy Fay