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  • Burwell Nomination


    A picture of Senator Thomas R. Carper

    Senator Thomas R. Carper

    From: DE

    Party: Democrat

    Date: 2014-06-05

    CARPER. Mr. President, while Senator McConnell is still here in the Senate Chamber, I wish to follow up on his comments about the loss of Christopher Stout. My wife and I have a son of our own named...



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    Senator Chuck Grassley

    From: IA

    Party: Republican

    Date: 2014-06-05

    GRASSLEY. Madam President, I ask unanimous consent that the order for the quorum call be rescinded. The ACTING PRESIDENT pro tempore. Without objection, it is so ordered. Mr. GRASSLEY. Mr. President,...



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    Senator John Thune

    From: SD

    Party: Republican

    Date: 2014-06-05

    THUNE. Mr. President, I ask unanimous consent that the order for the quorum call be rescinded. The ACTING PRESIDENT pro tempore. Without objection, it is so ordered. Mr. THUNE. Mr. President, the...



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    Senator John Barrasso

    From: WY

    Party: Republican

    Date: 2014-06-05

    BARRASSO. Mr. President, I come to the floor today with huge concerns about the Obama health care law. I do it as a physician, as a doctor, who has taken care of families all around the State of Wyoming...



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    Senator Rob Portman

    From: OH

    Party: Republican

    Date: 2014-06-05

    PORTMAN. Mr. President, my colleague from Wyoming, Dr. Barrasso, has been talking about a lot of the issues related to the Affordable Care Act, otherwise known as ObamaCare. He has talked about the fact...



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    Senator Jeff Sessions

    From: AL

    Party: Republican

    Date: 2014-06-05

    SESSIONS. I thank my colleague. I serve as the ranking member of the Budget Committee and have worked with Ms. Burwell in her now just 13 months, I think, of service in the tremendously important position...



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    Senator Benjamin L. Cardin

    From: MD

    Party: Democrat

    Date: 2014-06-05

    CARDIN. Mr. President, first let me comment on Sylvia Burwell, the nominee who is before us. She has done an excellent job as the Director of OMB. Her credentials are incredible. She is acknowledged...



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    Senator David Vitter

    From: LA

    Party: Republican

    Date: 2014-06-05

    VITTER. Mr. President, on April 29 of this year, Louisiana's House Republican delegation wrote a letter to Senator Landrieu, as well as myself, urging us to represent a majority of Louisianan's opinions...



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    Senator Tim Kaine

    From: VA

    Party: Democrat

    Date: 2014-06-05

    KAINE. I rise today also to speak about health care issues, the Affordable Care Act, and Sylvia Mathews Burwell, the nominee to be Secretary of Health and Human Services. The Affordable Care Act has...



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    Senator Christopher A. Coons

    From: DE

    Party: Democrat

    Date: 2014-06-05

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    A picture of Senator Bill Nelson

    Senator Bill Nelson

    From: FL

    Party: Democrat

    Date: 2014-06-05

    NELSON. Mr. President, I want to speak on behalf of Sylvia Mathews Burwell. We have had a lot of commentary out here that she has shown her capability in her time as the head of the Office of Management...



    A picture of Senator Orrin G. Hatch

    Senator Orrin G. Hatch

    From: UT

    Party: Republican

    Date: 2014-06-05

    HATCH. Madam President, I ask unanimous consent that the order for the quorum call be rescinded. The PRESIDING OFFICER (Ms. Hirono). Without objection, it is so ordered. Mr. HATCH. Madam President,...



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    Senator Barbara A. Mikulski

    From: MD

    Party: Democrat

    Date: 2014-06-05

    MIKULSKI. Madam President, I wish to speak in strong support of Sylvia Mathews Burwell, who has been nominated to serve as Secretary of the Department of Health and Human Services, HHS. HHS is a $1...



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    Senator Ron Wyden

    From: OR

    Party: Democrat

    Date: 2014-06-05

    WYDEN. I ask unanimous consent that the order for the quorum call be rescinded. The PRESIDING OFFICER. Without objection, it is so ordered. Mr. WYDEN. To close for our side, I would like to strongly...



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    Senator Ron Wyden

    From: OR

    Party: Democrat

    Date: 2014-06-04

    WYDEN. Madam President, after months and months of polarizing and divisive debate in the Senate about the Affordable Care Act, I rise today to strongly support the nomination of Sylvia Mathews Burwell...