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Response to akbacchus_BC (Original post)

Sat Jun 16, 2012, 02:26 AM

7. There may be a recess before the elections, but recess (for both Houses) is usually August.

So they continue as normal until the new Congress is sworn in. Thus the whole concept of the "Lame Duck" session. ie, outgoing congresspeople voting for legislation that the incoming congresspeople probably wouldn't vote for.

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