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house of representatives

noun as in legislature

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The Marijuana Opportunity Reinvestment and Expungement Act — the MORE Act — was passed in the Democrat-controlled House of Representatives last year with hopes of legalizing the drug at the federal level.

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It was never accepted by the Republican-led House of Representatives, which largely opposed the measure.

In response, the state’s House of Representatives took the unprecedented step on Thursday of expelling Simons — the first time in its history the procedure has ever been used, the Bismark Tribune reported.

In the statesWe still don't quite know the makeup of the next House of Representatives, but we're getting close.

Along with its Big Tech brethren Facebook, Google, and Apple, Amazon also is in the crosshairs of House of Representatives investigators.

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On this page you'll find 13 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to house of representatives, such as: body, chamber, house, parliament, assembly, and congress.

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