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Apr 11 '19 at 16:30 comment added David Rice @Brythan yeah, it's a rule without any real teeth, since the Senate can always choose to just replace all of the text of a bill the House passed with their proposed tax policy.
Aug 17 '16 at 3:08 comment added Brythan Not spending bills -- taxing bills. The Senate can propose spending all day long. They can't propose a tax unless they can hijack a House tax proposal.
Dec 7 '12 at 19:25 comment added Jimmy Sawczuk It should also be noted that the House has the "power of the purse": all spending bills must originate in the House.
Dec 4 '12 at 23:45 comment added Mr. November It should also be noted that the senate did not used to be elected directly like they are now. The state legislator selected senators until 1913.
Dec 4 '12 at 23:42 history answered Michael Mrozek CC BY-SA 3.0