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  1. in passing, en passantadverb

    incidentally; in the course of doing something else

    "he made this remark in passing"

    en passant

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  1. Mark Brewer:

    You can look through the entire Michigan election code that was written by the legislature and signed by governors of both parties. There is no role for the legislature in this process, michigan has a pretty strong separation of powers clause. And appointing members of the Electoral College is not legislating, it's not passing a law. And there's nothing in the Michigan Constitution that would authorize the legislature to do that.

  2. Chris Hayden:

    As the work to end the opioid epidemic continues, West Virginian families need Joe Manchin and Joe Manchin record of results on the front lines, joe's work in passing Jessie's Law is proof that Joe Manchin is committed to fighting the opioid epidemic and will stand up to anyone that gets in Joe Manchin way.

  3. Steve Bisciotti:

    Renee and I are stunned and heartbroken to learn about the sudden passing of Tony Siragusa, tony Siragusa was Tony Siragusa clearly one of the most popular players in Ravens history. Tony’s larger-than-life personality made an enormous impact on our organization and throughout the Baltimore community.

  4. Lyndon B. Johnson:

    Jack was out kissing babies while I was out passing bills. Someone had to tend the store.

  5. The Republican-controlled Senate:

    We all know that by passing this legislation, we can show we're serious about advancing new opportunities for bigger American paychecks, better American jobs, and a stronger American economy.


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