Pete Sessions Breaks Rules, Briefly Shuts Down Rules Committee | Talking Points Memo

Call it a stumble out of the gate. Or a failure to find the gate entirely. Veteran Rep. Pete Sessions (R-TX) and freshman Rep. Mike Fitzpatrick (R-PA) failed to make the official swearing in ceremony yesterday, a violation of the Constitution that has sent Republicans scrambling and briefly brought an end to the new majority’s push to repeal the health care reform law.


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