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Bachus Urges Legislation Be Published 24 Hours in Advance of Vote

WASHINGTON, December 10, 2008 -

Congressman Spencer Bachus, Ranking Member of the House Financial Services Committee, released the following statement today regarding the auto industry bail out proposal.

“Because of the complexities of the legislation we are considering, it should be published at least 24 hours before any congressional vote. While we realize the magnitude of the economic challenges facing the auto industry, this gives us all an opportunity to read and understand the legislation.”

Click here for Ranking Member Bachus’s statement before the House Rules Committee on H.R. 7321.

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