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    A picture of Representative Rick W. Allen

    Representative Rick W. Allen

    From: GA District 12

    Party: Republican

    Date: 2015-07-10

    ALLEN asked and was given permission to address the House for 1 minute and to revise and extend his remarks.) Mr. ALLEN. Madam Speaker, I want to thank my colleagues today for passing the 21st Century...



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    Representative Renee L. Ellmers

    From: NC District 2

    Party: Republican

    Date: 2015-07-10

    ELLMERS of North Carolina asked and was given permission to address the House for 1 minute.) Mrs. ELLMERS of North Carolina. Mr. Speaker, we have all heard the phrase ``if you have your health, you...



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    Representative John Katko

    From: NY District 24

    Party: Republican

    Date: 2015-07-10

    KATKO asked and was given permission to address the House for 1 minute.) Mr. KATKO. Mr. Speaker, I rise today to celebrate the overwhelming passage of the 21st Century Cures Act. Across central New...



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    Representative Glenn Thompson

    From: PA District 5

    Party: Republican

    Date: 2015-07-10

    THOMPSON of Pennsylvania asked and was given permission to address the House for 1 minute.) Mr. THOMPSON of Pennsylvania. Mr. Speaker, moments ago with my support, the House of Representatives passed...



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    Representative David G. Valadao

    From: CA District 21

    Party: Republican

    Date: 2015-07-09

    VALADAO asked and was given permission to address the House for 1 minute.) Mr. VALADAO. Mr. Speaker, today, we have 10,000 known diseases, most of which are considered rare. However, we only have 500...



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    Representative Fred Upton

    From: MI District 6

    Party: Republican

    Date: 2015-07-09

    UPTON. Mr. Speaker, I ask unanimous consent that all Members have 5 legislative days to revise and extend their remarks and include extraneous material on H.R. 6. The SPEAKER pro tempore. Is there...



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    Representative Joseph R. Pitts

    From: PA District 16

    Party: Republican

    Date: 2015-07-09

    PITTS. Mr. Chairman, I want to first commend Chairman Upton, Ranking Member Pallone, Congresswoman DeGette, and Ranking Member Gene Green of Texas for their outstanding support and leadership on this. ...



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    Representative Frank Pallone Jr.

    From: NJ District 6

    Party: Democrat

    Date: 2015-07-09

    PALLONE. Mr. Chairman, I yield myself such time as I may consume. Mr. Chairman, today the House is considering H.R. 6, the 21st Century Cures Act, legislation that will further encourage biomedical...



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    Representative Marsha Blackburn

    From: TN District 7

    Party: Republican

    Date: 2015-07-09

    BLACKBURN. Mr. Chairman, America really is at its best when we are facing challenges, and so many of the challenges that we face today are in the area of health care and healthcare delivery. Right...



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    Representative Gene Green

    From: TX District 29

    Party: Democrat

    Date: 2015-07-09

    GREEN of Texas. Mr. Chairman, I rise in strong support of the bipartisan landmark legislation, H.R. 6, the 21st Century Cures Act. Dozens of roundtables and hearings, thousands of responses from stakeholders,...



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    Representative Gregg Harper

    From: MS District 3

    Party: Republican

    Date: 2015-07-09

    HARPER. Mr. Chairman, I rise today to speak about the importance of tomorrow's vote on the 21st Century Cures initiative. This takes the necessary steps forward so that we can deliver safe, effective...



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    Representative John Shimkus

    From: IL District 15

    Party: Republican

    Date: 2015-07-09

    SHIMKUS. Mr. Chairman, I am here on the Democrat side, congratulating them for great work on 21st Century Cures. I was involved in a couple pieces of the legislation that were added, one on antibiotic...



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    Representative Diana DeGette

    From: CO District 1

    Party: Democrat

    Date: 2015-07-09

    DeGETTE. Mr. Chairman, my father-in-law, Lino Lipinsky de Orlov Senior, was a true renaissance man. During World War II, he was a member of the Italian resistance, whose family sheltered Jews and Allied...



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    Representative Andy Harris

    From: MD District 1

    Party: Republican

    Date: 2015-07-09

    HARRIS. Mr. Chairman, curing disease and suffering is something that even this Congress can agree on on both sides of the aisle. This is obvious from tonight's debate. Preventative measures are important,...



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    Representative Jeff Duncan

    From: SC District 3

    Party: Republican

    Date: 2015-07-09

    DUNCAN of South Carolina. Mr. Chairman, I lost my father April 14 of this year to Alzheimer's. It is a terrible disease. I watched how it affected him. I know that there are millions of Americans and...



    A picture of Representative Bobby L. Rush

    Representative Bobby L. Rush

    From: IL District 1

    Party: Democrat

    Date: 2015-07-09

    RUSH. Mr. Chairman, I rise in support of H.R. 6, the 21st Century Cures Act, and I want to thank Chairman Upton, Ranking Member Pallone, Ranking Member Green, and Ranking Member DeGette for their tireless...



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    Representative Gus M. Bilirakis

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    Date: 2015-07-09

    BILIRAKIS. Mr. Chairman, I rise in support of the 21st Century Cures Act. This bill represents meaningful reform for patients with rare or chronic conditions. I would like to highlight one provision...



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    Representative Leonard Lance

    From: NJ District 7

    Party: Republican

    Date: 2015-07-09

    LANCE. Mr. Chairman, this is the way Congress should work, in a bipartisan capacity. In my 5 years on the committee, this is the most significant piece of legislation to be voted out of the committee...



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    Representative Larry Bucshon

    From: IN District 8

    Party: Republican

    Date: 2015-07-09

    BUCSHON. Mr. Chairman, I rise today in support of 21st Century Cures, an initiative that gives hope to patients and families who have battled or who will battle one of the 10,000 diseases with no known...



    A picture of Representative Renee L. Ellmers

    Representative Renee L. Ellmers

    From: NC District 2

    Party: Republican

    Date: 2015-07-09

    ELLMERS of North Carolina. Mr. Chairman, I rise today to shed light on why the nonpartisan 21st Century Cures Act is important for patients everywhere. As a nurse and as part of our team working on...



    A picture of Representative Lois Capps

    Representative Lois Capps

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    Date: 2015-07-09

    CAPPS. I thank my colleague for yielding. [[Page H5013]] Mr. Chairman, I rise today to speak on behalf of H.R. 6, the 21st Century Cures Act, and I salute the bipartisan authors of this bill. I...



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    Representative Billy Long

    From: MO District 7

    Party: Republican

    Date: 2015-07-09

    LONG. Mr. Chairman, what an accomplishment it is to have this historic legislation on the House floor. I want to congratulate the chairman and my Energy and Commerce Committee colleagues for their...



    A picture of Representative David B. McKinley

    Representative David B. McKinley

    From: WV District 1

    Party: Republican

    Date: 2015-07-09

    McKINLEY. Mr. Chairman, I rise today in favor of H.R. 6. By encouraging innovation and providing more resources for groundbreaking research, we can provide a better future for our children and our...



    A picture of Representative Susan W. Brooks

    Representative Susan W. Brooks

    From: IN District 5

    Party: Republican

    Date: 2015-07-09

    BROOKS of Indiana. Mr. Chairman, I rise today to express my wholehearted support for the 21st Century Cures initiative. This legislation will change lives, and it will save lives. When Chairman Upton...



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    Representative David Loebsack

    From: IA District 2

    Party: Democrat

    Date: 2015-07-09

    LOEBSACK. I thank the ranking member for yielding. Mr. Chairman, this legislation, I believe, as Mr. Lance stated, is proof that we can accomplish great things when we put aside partisanship and unite...



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    Representative Chris Collins

    From: NY District 27

    Party: Republican

    Date: 2015-07-09

    COLLINS of New York. Mr. Chair, I rise today in support of H.R. 6, the 21st Century Cures Act. This legislation will modernize and advance our healthcare system to help the millions of Americans battling...



    A picture of Representative Christopher P. Gibson

    Representative Christopher P. Gibson

    From: NY District 19

    Party: Republican

    Date: 2015-07-09

    GIBSON. Mr. Chairman, I rise in support of H.R. 6 on behalf of the many Americans who have been impacted by Lyme disease and other tickborne diseases. Lyme disease is rapidly becoming a public health...



    A picture of Representative Rick W. Allen

    Representative Rick W. Allen

    From: GA District 12

    Party: Republican

    Date: 2015-07-09

    ALLEN. Mr. Chair, I rise today to support the 21st Century Cures Act and thank the chairman and the Committee on Energy and Commerce to keep America at the forefront of medical innovation by removing...



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    Representative Pete Aguilar

    From: CA District 31

    Party: Democrat

    Date: 2015-07-09

    AGUILAR. Mr. Chair, I appreciate the gentleman from New Jersey yielding some time. Tomorrow, the House will vote on the 21st Century Cures Act, legislation that will advance medical research at the...



    A picture of Representative Mimi Walters

    Representative Mimi Walters

    From: CA District 45

    Party: Republican

    Date: 2015-07-09

    WALTERS of California. Mr. Chair, I rise today in support of the 21st Century Cures Act. This bill is a bold proposal that would accelerate our scientists' ability to develop lifesaving cures. Our need...



    A picture of Representative Cathy McMorris Rodgers

    Representative Cathy McMorris Rodgers

    From: WA District 5

    Party: Republican

    Date: 2015-07-09

    McMORRIS RODGERS. Mr. Chair, I rise today in support of the 21st Century Cures [[Page H5016]] Act. I thank Chairman Upton and my colleagues on the Energy and Commerce Committee for all the work they've...



    A picture of Representative Ed Whitfield

    Representative Ed Whitfield

    From: KY District 1

    Party: Republican

    Date: 2015-07-09

    WHITFIELD. Mr. Chair, I rise today in support of H.R. 6, the 21st Century Cures Act, which will help uncover the next generation of ground-breaking cures and treatments for the thousands of diseases...



    A picture of Representative Eddie Bernice Johnson

    Representative Eddie Bernice Johnson

    From: TX District 30

    Party: Democrat

    Date: 2015-07-09

    JOHNSON of Texas. Mr. Chair, I rise in support of H.R. 6, the 21st Century Cures Act. Unanimously passed out of the House Energy and Commerce Committee with a 51-0 vote, the 21st Century Cures initiative...



    A picture of Representative Charles W. Boustany Jr.

    Representative Charles W. Boustany Jr.

    From: LA District 3

    Party: Republican

    Date: 2015-07-09

    BOUSTANY, JR. of louisiana in the house of representatives Thursday, July 9, 2015 The House in Committee of the Whole...



    A picture of Representative Fred Upton

    Representative Fred Upton

    From: MI District 6

    Party: Republican

    Date: 2015-07-09

    UPTON of michigan in the house of representatives Thursday, July 9, 2015 The House in Committee of the Whole House...



    A picture of Representative Gus M. Bilirakis

    Representative Gus M. Bilirakis

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    Date: 2015-07-09

    BILIRAKIS of florida in the house of representatives Thursday, July 9, 2015 The House in Committee of the Whole House...



    A picture of Representative Terri A. Sewell

    Representative Terri A. Sewell

    From: AL District 7

    Party: Democrat

    Date: 2015-07-09

    SEWELL of alabama in the house of representatives Thursday, July 9, 2015 The House in Committee of the Whole House...



    A picture of Representative Peter A. DeFazio

    Representative Peter A. DeFazio

    From: OR District 4

    Party: Democrat

    Date: 2015-07-09

    DeFAZIO of oregon in the house of representatives Thursday, July 9, 2015 The House in Committee of the Whole House...



    A picture of Representative Joseph R. Pitts

    Representative Joseph R. Pitts

    From: PA District 16

    Party: Republican

    Date: 2015-07-09

    PITTS of pennsylvania in the house of representatives Thursday, July 9, 2015 The House in Committee of the Whole House...



    A picture of Representative Sheila Jackson Lee

    Representative Sheila Jackson Lee

    From: TX District 18

    Party: Democrat

    Date: 2015-07-09

    JACKSON LEE of texas in the house of representatives Thursday, July 9, 2015 The House in Committee of the Whole House...



    A picture of Representative Joseph R. Pitts

    Representative Joseph R. Pitts

    From: PA District 16

    Party: Republican

    Date: 2015-07-09

    PITTS of pennsylvania in the house of representatives Thursday, July 9, 2015 The House in Committee of the Whole House...



    A picture of Representative Marsha Blackburn

    Representative Marsha Blackburn

    From: TN District 7

    Party: Republican

    Date: 2015-07-09

    BLACKBURN of tennessee in the house of representatives Thursday, July 9, 2015 The House in Committee of the Whole House...



    A picture of Representative Terri A. Sewell

    Representative Terri A. Sewell

    From: AL District 7

    Party: Democrat

    Date: 2015-07-09

    SEWELL of alabama in the house of representatives Thursday, July 9, 2015 The House in Committee of the Whole House...



    A picture of Representative Marsha Blackburn

    Representative Marsha Blackburn

    From: TN District 7

    Party: Republican

    Date: 2015-05-20

    BLACKBURN asked and was given permission to address the House for 1 minute and to revise and extend her remarks.) Mrs. BLACKBURN. Mr. Speaker, I rise today to talk about the 21st Century Cures Act....