In legislative procedure, a rider is an additional provision added to a bill or other
measure ... The use of riders is prevalent and customary in the Senate of the
Congress of the United States, as ...
Dec 1, 2015 ... In Congress, lawmakers regularly use policy riders to achieve specific goals
during the appropriations process. (Photo: Chuck ...
The History of Riders. Congress's use of and pres- idential opposition to
appropriatioll riders dates back to the 18305. I ndeed, by 1837, delays ill the
Mar 7, 2016 ... Instead, riders are used to sneak through legislative changes that would be
difficult to pass on their own in open congressional debate. Riders ...
Dec 10, 2014 ... Congress's new spending bill is packed with "riders" that change policy on
everything from the sage-grouse to D.C. marijuana laws.
Dec 4, 2015 ...  Jacques B. LeBoeuf, “Limitations on the Use of Appropriations Riders by
Congress to Effectuate Substantive Policy Changes,” Hastings ...
been little discussion of the limitations rider — a method Congress has used to
an ... changes through limitation riders on appropriations bills. Part I presents ...
Apr 25, 2014 ... Policy riders are not new, in fact, most appropriations bills contain ... hasn't
stopped this from occurring throughout much of Congress' history, ...
Dec 11, 2014 ... The Congress that has done virtually nothing for two years is wrapping up 2014
with a bang. ... 'Policy riders' in the 2015 spending bill 01:31 ...
Nov 19, 2015 ... "We always have riders in omnibus appropriations." ... December 11, and
Congress is now under pressure to pass an omnibus spending bill to ...