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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rider_(legislation)

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 the Senate's rules of germaneness are much more ...

dailysignal.com/2015/12/01/policy-riders-what-they-are-how-congress-uses-them-and-why-they-matter-to-you

Dec 1, 2015 ... When appropriation bills sail through Congress, lawmakers often stow policy riders inside. It's how they achieve victories that wouldn't ...

www.senate.gov/reference/glossary_term/rider.htm

rider glossary term. ... rider - Informal term for a nongermane amendment to a bill or an amendment to an appropriation bill that ... Congressional Record.

www.reference.com/government-politics/rider-congress-9015fcc59385cfda

In Congress, a rider is an amendment made to a bill that does not have a strong association with the bill's content. Riders are often controversial in nature, with ...

legal-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com/rider

As part of the lawmaking process in both state legislatures and Congress, riders are typically added to bills at a late stage in their evolution. In the insurance ...

www.theatlantic.com/politics/archive/2014/12/spending-bill-budget-breakdown-riders/383604

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.

www.nrdc.org/resources/anti-environmental-budget-riders

Sep 19, 2016 ... Instead, riders are used to sneak through legislative changes that would be difficult to pass on their own in open congressional debate. Riders ...

represent.us/action/omnibus2015-a1

In what's become a sick annual tradition, members of Congress attached a multitude of riders to this must-pass piece of legislation.

scholarship.law.wm.edu/cgi/viewcontent.cgi?article=2679&context=facpubs

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 enactment.

www.nytimes.com/2015/12/02/opinion/the-gops-worst-budget-riders.html

Dec 2, 2015 ... 11, and unless Congress and President Obama agree on another ... The House Agriculture Committee, for example, supports a rider that would ...