True or False: The House has passed 250 bills out of committee since January. *


 
False: The House has actually passed 544 bills out of committee from January to December 15.
This is the highest number of bills to come out of House committees in the last four administrations
Obama: 492
Bush: 319
Clinton: 339
H.W. Bush: 368


SOURCE: https://www.congress.gov/bills-with-chamber-action/115th-congress/browse-by-date#totals

 
Correct! The House has actually passed 544 bills out of committee from January to December 15. This is the highest number of bills to come out of House committees in the last four administrations.

Obama: 492
Bush: 319
Clinton: 339
H.W. Bush: 368

SOURCE: https://www.congress.gov/bills-with-chamber-action/115th-congress/browse-by-date#totals

 
True or False: More bills have been passed out of the House in the first year of this Congress than the past 4 administrations. *


 
That’s right! As of December 15, 477 bills have passed out of the House, beating the last four administrations.

Obama: 424
Bush: 287
Clinton: 373
H.W. Bush: 395

SOURCE: https://www.congress.gov/bills-with-chamber-action/115th-congress/browse-by-date#totals

 
Incorrect: As of December 15, 477 bills have passed out of the House, beating the last four administrations.

Obama: 424
Bush: 287
Clinton: 373
H.W. Bush: 395

SOURCE: https://www.congress.gov/bills-with-chamber-action/115th-congress/browse-by-date#totals

 
True or False: 76 bills have passed the House but stalled in the Senate as of December 15. *


 
Actually no. As of December 15, 378 bills have passed out of the House but stalled in the Senate. 

Here's how that compares to past administrations:

Obama: 296
Bush: 168
Clinton: 148
H.W. Bush: 126

SOURCE: https://www.congress.gov/bills-with-chamber-action/115th-congress/browse-by-date#totals

 
Correct!  As of December 15, 378 bills have passed out of the House but stalled in the Senate. 

Here's how that compares to past administrations:

Obama: 296
Bush: 168
Clinton: 148
H.W. Bush: 126

SOURCE: https://www.congress.gov/bills-with-chamber-action/115th-congress/browse-by-date#totals

 
True or False: 150 bills have been signed into law as of December 15, surpassing the records of the last 4 administrations. *


 
That’s incorrect. Because of the 378 bills stalled in the Senate, the Administration has only been able to sign 92 bills into law (as of December 15).

Here's how this compares to past administrations:

Obama: 115
Bush: 84
Clinton: 195
H.W. Bush: 237

 
You are correct. Because of the 378 bills stalled in the Senate, the Administration has only been able to sign 92 bills into law (as of December 15).

Here's how this compares to past administrations:

Obama: 115
Bush: 84
Clinton: 195
H.W. Bush: 237