Treading on thin ice

Why does it even matter who the Speaker of the House of Representatives is?For one, the 1987 Constitution provides that all appropriation, revenue or tariff bills, bills authorizing increase of the public debt, among others, shall originate exclusively in the House of Representatives.The Senate may propose or concur with amendments. This includes the general appropriations bill or the bill providing for the national budget.For other bills, both houses of Congress have to agree on what the proposed law should contain before it is presented to the President for his approval.Each member of the Lo…

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HEDGE accordingly