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    A picture of Representative Janice Hahn

    Representative Janice Hahn

    From: CA District 44

    Party: Democrat

    Date: 2014-12-10

    HAHN asked and was given permission to address the House for 1 minute.) Ms. HAHN. Mr. Speaker, I rise to renew the call for Congress to act on comprehensive immigration reform. The job of Congress...



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    Representative Jim Costa

    From: CA District 16

    Party: Democrat

    Date: 2014-11-19

    COSTA asked and was given permission to address the House for 1 minute and to revise and extend his remarks.) Mr. COSTA. Mr. Speaker, as this Congress comes to a close and as the 114th begins, I am...



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    Representative Janice Hahn

    From: CA District 44

    Party: Democrat

    Date: 2014-09-09

    HAHN asked and was given permission to address the House for 1 minute.) Ms. HAHN. Madam Speaker, the news that the White House will not take action this summer on immigration reform came as a huge...



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    Representative Loretta Sanchez

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    Date: 2014-04-09

    SANCHEZ of California asked and was given permission to address the House for 1 minute and to revise and extend her remarks.) Ms. LORETTA SANCHEZ of California. Madam Speaker, this morning, a productive...



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    Representative Ed Perlmutter

    From: CO District 7

    Party: Democrat

    Date: 2014-04-02

    PERLMUTTER asked and was given permission to address the House for 1 minute.) Mr. PERLMUTTER. Mr. Speaker, just give us a vote. Just give us a vote on comprehensive immigration reform. The United...



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    Representative Steve King

    From: IA District 4

    Party: Republican

    Date: 2014-04-02

    KING of Iowa. Mr. Speaker, I appreciate very much the honor and privilege to address you here on the floor of the United States House of Representatives and to follow my good friend, the gentleman from...



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    Representative Barbara Lee

    From: CA District 13

    Party: Democrat

    Date: 2014-03-26

    LEE of California asked and was given permission to address the House for 1 minute.) Ms. LEE of California. Mr. Speaker, I rise today to join my colleagues in calling for a vote on comprehensive immigration...



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    Representative Sheila Jackson Lee

    From: TX District 18

    Party: Democrat

    Date: 2014-03-25

    JACKSON LEE asked and was given permission to address the House for 1 minute.) Ms. JACKSON LEE. Mr. Speaker, I rise today to address a question that the American people have been raising for more than...



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    Representative David N. Cicilline

    From: RI District 1

    Party: Democrat

    Date: 2014-01-15

    CICILLINE. Mr. Speaker, I am here today to speak about legislation that will create jobs, grow our economy, and reduce our deficit. This legislation has already passed the Senate, and the American people...



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    Representative Sheila Jackson Lee

    From: TX District 18

    Party: Democrat

    Date: 2014-01-14

    JACKSON LEE asked and was given permission to address the House for 1 minute and to revise and extend her remarks.) Ms. JACKSON LEE. Mr. Speaker, somewhere in America a young child will not be able...



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    Representative Jared Polis

    From: CO District 2

    Party: Democrat

    Date: 2013-12-11

    POLIS. I thank the gentleman from Florida. I will speak briefly, and then I will have more later. Mr. Speaker, there are so many activists in our country who are fasting, who are sitting in offices,...



    A picture of Representative Janice Hahn

    Representative Janice Hahn

    From: CA District 44

    Party: Democrat

    Date: 2013-12-03

    HAHN asked and was given permission to address the House for 1 minute.) Ms. HAHN. Mr. Speaker, the clock is ticking with just 8 legislative days left this year, but I believe there's still time to...



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    Representative Barbara Lee

    From: CA District 13

    Party: Democrat

    Date: 2013-11-21

    LEE of california in the house of representatives Thursday, November 21, 2013 Ms. LEE of California. Mr. Speaker, I rise today...



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    Representative Tony Cárdenas

    From: CA District 29

    Party: Democrat

    Date: 2013-09-18

    CARDENAS. Mr. Speaker, it is a great honor to be here on the floor to speak to America and those around the world who watch and understand all that we try to do in this Congress. It gives me great pleasure...



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    Representative Steny H. Hoyer

    From: MD District 5

    Party: Democrat

    Date: 2013-09-18

    HOYER. I thank the gentleman for yielding. He is absolutely correct, of course. The Maryland flag, which I think is one of the more distinctive State flags, has four quadrants, two of which represent...



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    Representative Marc A. Veasey

    From: TX District 33

    Party: Democrat

    Date: 2013-09-18

    VEASEY. Absolutely. Mr. CARDENAS. Why don't you tell us a little bit about what being a citizen is like and what it means to you and the folks in your district, many of whom protect and defend our...



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    Representative Kyrsten Sinema

    From: AZ District 9

    Party: Democrat

    Date: 2013-09-18

    SINEMA. Thank you, Mr. Cardenas, for holding this event this evening. I appreciate the time. Mr. Speaker, many others who will be speaking this evening will spend time talking about the numbers or...



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    Representative Beto O'Rourke

    From: TX District 16

    Party: Democrat

    Date: 2013-09-18

    O'ROURKE. Mr. Speaker, I am very honored to be here today to speak on the topic of immigration reform, immigration reform that is humane, that is rational, that is fiscally responsible, and to be doing...



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    Representative Bill Foster

    From: IL District 11

    Party: Democrat

    Date: 2013-09-18

    FOSTER. Mr. Speaker, I am pleased to rise today to highlight the many important contributions that immigrants make to our Nation and our economy, to our scientific progress, and to say a few special...



    A picture of Representative Lois Capps

    Representative Lois Capps

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    Date: 2013-09-18

    CAPPS. I thank my colleague from California, Tony Cardenas. And, yes, I do have a letter that I will share, but I want to discuss the matter in general first and thank my colleague for organizing all...



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    Representative Raul Ruiz

    From: CA District 36

    Party: Democrat

    Date: 2013-09-18

    RUIZ. Mr. Speaker, I thank the good gentleman from California, Congressman Cardenas. Immigrants from all over the world have made tremendous contributions to our society and our economy since the birth...



    A picture of Representative Tony Cárdenas

    Representative Tony Cárdenas

    From: CA District 29

    Party: Democrat

    Date: 2013-07-17

    CARDENAS. Madam Speaker, I rise today to talk about comprehensive immigration reform, but from a slightly different standpoint from many of my colleagues who frequently occupy this Chamber with their...



    A picture of Representative Eric Swalwell

    Representative Eric Swalwell

    From: CA District 15

    Party: Democrat

    Date: 2013-07-17

    SWALWELL of California. Madam Speaker, I want to thank the gentleman from California, Congressman Cardenas, for leading on this issue and for bringing together the freshman class on an issue that is...



    A picture of Representative Raul Ruiz

    Representative Raul Ruiz

    From: CA District 36

    Party: Democrat

    Date: 2013-07-17

    RUIZ. Thank you, Congressman Cardenas, for your remarks and for hosting this Special Order today to discuss the economic benefits of immigration reform. This is an issue that is very important to my...



    A picture of Representative Dina Titus

    Representative Dina Titus

    From: NV District 1

    Party: Democrat

    Date: 2013-07-17

    TITUS. Madam Speaker, I thank the gentleman from California for yielding me time, and I also thank him for organizing this Special Order. We've heard a lot on this floor and in the press and from our...



    A picture of Representative Kyrsten Sinema

    Representative Kyrsten Sinema

    From: AZ District 9

    Party: Democrat

    Date: 2013-07-17

    SINEMA. Thank you, Congressman Cardenas, for being a leader on this issue and for inviting me to speak today. Madam Speaker, Arizona is Ground Zero for the Federal Government's failure to address our...



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    Representative Tulsi Gabbard

    From: HI District 2

    Party: Democrat

    Date: 2013-07-17

    GABBARD. Thank you very much, and I appreciate my colleague [[Page H4582]] from California for leading and encouraging this conversation to talk about the comprehensive immigration reform bill in a...



    A picture of Representative Matt Cartwright

    Representative Matt Cartwright

    From: PA District 17

    Party: Democrat

    Date: 2013-07-17

    CARTWRIGHT. Thank you, Congressman Cardenas. I want to say tonight that I'm so proud of my fellow men and women, new Members who have spoken in this Special Order hour so far on comprehensive immigration...



    A picture of Representative Michelle Lujan Grisham

    Representative Michelle Lujan Grisham

    From: NM District 1

    Party: Democrat

    Date: 2013-07-17

    LUJAN GRISHAM of New Mexico. I thank the gentleman from California. [[Page H4583]] Madam Speaker, I could stand here all night talking about the many reasons why our country needs comprehensive immigration...



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    Representative Patrick Murphy

    From: FL District 18

    Party: Democrat

    Date: 2013-07-17

    MURPHY of Florida. First, I want to thank Mr. Cardenas for putting this Special Order together. I'm here tonight to call on the House of Representatives to pass bipartisan comprehensive immigration reform...



    A picture of Representative Marc A. Veasey

    Representative Marc A. Veasey

    From: TX District 33

    Party: Democrat

    Date: 2013-07-17

    VEASEY. I thank the distinguished gentleman from Los Angeles, California, for hosting this Special Order hour on a very important topic, and that is immigration reform. Madam Speaker, recently I previewed...



    A picture of Representative Juan Vargas

    Representative Juan Vargas

    From: CA District 51

    Party: Democrat

    Date: 2013-07-17

    VARGAS. I want to thank the gentleman from California for yielding to allow me to speak on this very important issue to California. But I especially want to thank the gentleman from Pennsylvania for...



    A picture of Representative Joaquin Castro

    Representative Joaquin Castro

    From: TX District 20

    Party: Democrat

    Date: 2013-07-17

    CASTRO of Texas. Well, Congressman, thank you for that question, and thank you for your work on this issue. Madam Speaker, in the Senate bill that was passed recently, there is relief for students...



    A picture of Representative Judy Chu

    Representative Judy Chu

    From: CA District 27

    Party: Democrat

    Date: 2013-07-10

    CHU asked and was given permission to address the House for 1 minute.) Ms. CHU. Mr. Speaker, last month, the Senate passed historic comprehensive immigration reform, and now is the time for the House...



    A picture of Representative Matt Cartwright

    Representative Matt Cartwright

    From: PA District 17

    Party: Democrat

    Date: 2013-06-18

    CARTWRIGHT asked and was given permission to address the House for 1 minute.) Mr. CARTWRIGHT. Mr. Speaker, I rise today in support of comprehensive immigration reform. In the Bible, it couldn't be...



    A picture of Representative Juan Vargas

    Representative Juan Vargas

    From: CA District 51

    Party: Democrat

    Date: 2013-05-07

    VARGAS asked and was given permission to address the House for 1 minute and to revise and extend his remarks.) Mr. VARGAS. Madam Speaker, I rise today in favor of comprehensive immigration reform,...



    A picture of Representative Steve King

    Representative Steve King

    From: IA District 4

    Party: Republican

    Date: 2013-05-06

    KING of Iowa. Thank you, Mr. Speaker. I appreciate the privilege of being recognized here on the floor of the United States House of Representatives and taking up the subject matter that I understand...



    A picture of Representative John A. Yarmuth

    Representative John A. Yarmuth

    From: KY District 3

    Party: Democrat

    Date: 2013-04-24

    YARMUTH asked and was given permission to address the House for 1 minute.) Mr. YARMUTH. Mr. Speaker, opponents of comprehensive immigration reform will do anything to stop progress in today's world....



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    Senator Charles E. Schumer

    From: NY

    Party: Democrat

    Date: 2013-04-16

    SCHUMER. Mr. President, first before I get into the substance here tonight, on behalf of myself, Mr. McCain, the Presiding Officer, Mr. Durbin, Mr. Graham, Mr. Menendez, Mr. Rubio, Mr. Bennet and Mr....



    A picture of Representative Steve King

    Representative Steve King

    From: IA District 4

    Party: Republican

    Date: 2013-04-11

    KING of Iowa. Mr. Speaker, I appreciate the privilege to address you here on the floor of the House of Representatives and take up the topic that has come to the forefront of the American discussion,...



    A picture of Representative Tulsi Gabbard

    Representative Tulsi Gabbard

    From: HI District 2

    Party: Democrat

    Date: 2013-03-14

    GABBARD asked and was given permission to address the House for 1 minute.) Ms. GABBARD. I rise today to highlight some of the unique immigration challenges that we face. The good news is that Washington...



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    Senator Harry Reid

    From: NV

    Party: Democrat

    Date: 2013-01-28

    REID. Mr. President, last week, after the Nation celebrated the second inauguration of President Obama, I expressed a hope that this Congress would be characterized by its commitment to finding common...