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We are delighted to announce that on July 20, 2017, Senators Mike Lee (R-UT) and Patrick Leahy (D-VT) introduced the Daniel Webster Congressional Clerkship Act [bill number TBD; text is identical to 114th Congress bill, S. 3499].  

They are joined by Senators John Hoeven (R-ND) and Ted Cruz (R-TX) as original cosponsors.  

Stay tuned for introduction of the House companion bill.

We welcome your help rounding up additional cosponsors!  

Our press release with the four Senators is here.

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