U.S. Representative Ed Royce

39th District of California
 

Royce's embassy security bill clears the House by Elizabeth Held for the OC Register

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Washington, Sep 28, 2013 | comments
The government funding bill wasn’t the only legislation the House passed in a rare Saturday session. The House also voted overwhelmingly to pass an embassy security bill, sponsored by Rep. Ed Royce, R-Fullerton, chairman of the House Foreign Affairs committee.
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The government funding bill wasn’t the only legislation the House passed in a rare Saturday session. The House also voted overwhelmingly to pass an embassy security bill, sponsored by Rep. Ed Royce, R-Fullerton, chairman of the House Foreign Affairs committee.

Royce told the Register that the time was right for Congress to pass embassy security legislation, after last year’s attack on the U.S. consular offices in Benghazi, Libya.

“We have an opportunity here to start up a different process,” he said.

Read the full story at  http://www.ocregister.com/articles/bill-528495-royce-security.html

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