Who is the most significant official in the US House of Representatives?

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    I was just wondering :razz:

    Anyone know?
     
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    I was just wondering. Does anyone know?
     
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    You writing a paper for 8th Grade Civics?

    It is the speaker of the Ways and Means Committee, Wilber Mills
     
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    Joe Cannon
     
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    Speaker, hands down.

    You don't need an explanation, do you?
     
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    So its the speaker? Thanks!! Its okay i dont need an explanation :)
     
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    Thank you so much! :))

    OH and do you know what makes the US Congress considered a bicameral legislature?
     
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    Nvmm i think i got it lol. The House of Representatives and the Senate :D
     
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    I could live with that answer, too.

    However, if the Speaker wants something in or out of the budget, it's a safe bet the Ways and Means Chair will acquiesce.
     
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    You think the kid will google Wilber Mills or Joe Cannon?
     

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