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  • Department of Defense Appropriations Act, 2015


    A picture of Representative John C. Carney Jr.

    Representative John C. Carney Jr.

    From: DE District 0

    Party: Democrat

    Date: 2014-06-20

    CARNEY, JR. of delaware in the house of representatives Friday, June 20, 2014 The House in Committee of the Whole House...



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    Representative Joe Courtney

    From: CT District 2

    Party: Democrat

    Date: 2014-06-19

    COURTNEY of connecticut in the house of representatives Thursday, June 19, 2014 The House in Committee of the Whole House...



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    Representative Rodney P. Frelinghuysen

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    Date: 2014-06-18

    FRELINGHUYSEN. Mr. Speaker, I ask unanimous consent that all Members may have 5 legislative days in which to revise and extend their remarks and include extraneous materials on H.R. 4870, and that I...



    A picture of Representative Peter J. Visclosky

    Representative Peter J. Visclosky

    From: IN District 1

    Party: Democrat

    Date: 2014-06-18

    VISCLOSKY. Mr. Chairman, I yield myself such time as I may consume. I would like to begin by expressing my appreciation as well to Chairman Frelinghuysen and congratulate him on the collegial and transparent...



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    Representative Harold Rogers

    From: KY District 5

    Party: Republican

    Date: 2014-06-18

    ROGERS of Kentucky. Mr. Chairman, I urge our colleagues to support this Defense spending bill for 2015. This bipartisan legislation provides $491 billion in discretionary funding for our Nation's highest...



    A picture of Representative Nita M. Lowey

    Representative Nita M. Lowey

    From: NY District 17

    Party: Democrat

    Date: 2014-06-18

    LOWEY. I would like to thank the chairman and the ranking member. The Defense Subcommittee has a long tradition of working closely together, and I sincerely appreciate these bipartisan efforts. Mr....



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    Representative Ander Crenshaw

    From: FL District 4

    Party: Republican

    Date: 2014-06-18

    CRENSHAW. Thank you very much, Mr. Chairman, for yielding the time, and thank you for the work that you have done, along with Mr. Visclosky, to present what I consider to be a very strong bill. Mr....



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    Representative Betty McCollum

    From: MN District 4

    Party: Democrat

    Date: 2014-06-18

    McCOLLUM. Mr. Chairman, this appropriations bill will ensure that all of the men and women of our Armed Forces have the resources they need to keep our country safe and secure. I want to commend Chairman...



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    Representative Steve Womack

    From: AR District 3

    Party: Republican

    Date: 2014-06-18

    WOMACK. Mr. Chairman, I thank the chairman of the subcommittee and the ranking member, Mr. Frelinghuysen and Mr. Visclosky, for their terrific leadership and the great work, tough work that has taken...



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    Representative Barbara Lee

    From: CA District 13

    Party: Democrat

    Date: 2014-06-18

    LEE of California. Mr. Chairman, I thank the ranking member for yielding, and for your very hard work on this Department of Defense Appropriations bill. Mr. Chairman, as the daughter of a veteran,...



    A picture of Representative Frank A. LoBiondo

    Representative Frank A. LoBiondo

    From: NJ District 2

    Party: Republican

    Date: 2014-06-18

    LoBIONDO. I thank you, Chairman Frelinghuysen, and also want to thank Ranking Member Peter Visclosky for setting an example of how to take care of our Nation's dramatic needs and do it in an inclusive,...



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    Representative Henry C. "Hank" Johnson Jr.

    From: GA District 4

    Party: Democrat

    Date: 2014-06-18

    JOHNSON of Georgia. Mr. Chairman, I rise to discuss H.R. 4870, the Department of Defense Appropriations Act. I want to thank the committee for fully funding the Historically Black Colleges and Universities...



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    Representative Steve Israel

    From: NY District 3

    Party: Democrat

    Date: 2014-06-18

    ISRAEL. Mr. Chairman, I rise to engage in a colloquy with Ranking Member Visclosky and Chairman Frelinghuysen. But first I would like to commend the chairman and the ranking member for their leadership...



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    Representative Xavier Becerra

    From: CA District 34

    Party: Democrat

    Date: 2014-06-18

    BECERRA. I thank the ranking member for yielding. Mr. Chairman, I rise to engage in a colloquy with the gentleman from New Jersey, Chairman Frelinghuysen. First, Mr. Chairman, I would like to thank...



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    Representative Denny Heck

    From: WA District 10

    Party: Democrat

    Date: 2014-06-18

    HECK of Washington. Mr. Chairman, as the ranking member may be aware, Junior Reserve Officer Training Corps programs are conducted at schools throughout our great Nation. They are traditionally led...



    A picture of Representative Glenn Thompson

    Representative Glenn Thompson

    From: PA District 5

    Party: Republican

    Date: 2014-06-18

    THOMPSON of Pennsylvania. I thank you, Chairman Frelinghuysen, for yielding for the purpose of a colloquy. I want to thank you for your tireless efforts for our Nation's brave servicemen and -women...



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    Representative Mark Pocan

    From: WI District 2

    Party: Democrat

    Date: 2014-06-18

    POCAN. Mr. Chairman, I thank the ranking member and the chairman for including language supporting continued work on lithium ion battery research. However, in reviewing the underlying bill, I am concerned...



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    Representative Louie Gohmert

    From: TX District 1

    Party: Republican

    Date: 2014-06-18

    GOHMERT. Mr. Chairman, I have an amendment at the desk. The Acting CHAIR. The Clerk will report the amendment. The Clerk read as follows: Page 7, line 2, after the dollar amount insert the...



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    Representative Doug Lamborn

    From: CO District 5

    Party: Republican

    Date: 2014-06-18

    LAMBORN. Mr. Chairman, I have an amendment at the desk. The Acting CHAIR. The Clerk will report the amendment. The Clerk read as follows: Page 9, line 6, after the dollar amount insert the...



    A picture of Representative Sheila Jackson Lee

    Representative Sheila Jackson Lee

    From: TX District 18

    Party: Democrat

    Date: 2014-06-18

    JACKSON LEE. Mr. Chairman, I have an amendment at the desk. The Acting CHAIR. The Clerk will report the amendment. The Clerk read as follows: Page 9, line 6, after the dollar amount, insert...



    A picture of Representative Hakeem S. Jeffries

    Representative Hakeem S. Jeffries

    From: NY District 8

    Party: Democrat

    Date: 2014-06-18

    JEFFRIES. Mr. Chair, I have an amendment at the desk. The Acting CHAIR. The Clerk will report the amendment. The Clerk read as follows: Page 9, line 6, after the dollar amount insert the ...



    A picture of Representative David B. McKinley

    Representative David B. McKinley

    From: WV District 1

    Party: Republican

    Date: 2014-06-18

    McKINLEY. Mr. Chairman, I have an amendment at the desk. [[Page H5451]] The Acting CHAIR. The Clerk will report the amendment. The Clerk read as follows: Page 9, line 6, after the dollar...



    A picture of Representative Grace F. Napolitano

    Representative Grace F. Napolitano

    From: CA District 32

    Party: Democrat

    Date: 2014-06-18

    NAPOLITANO. Will the gentleman yield? Ms. McKINLEY. I yield to the gentlewoman from California. Ms. NAPOLITANO. I rise to address this amendment, Mr. Chairman. I thank my cochairman, Mr. McKinley,...



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    Representative David B. McKinley

    From: WV District 1

    Party: Republican

    Date: 2014-06-18

    McKINLEY. Mr. Chairman, I have an amendment at the desk. [[Page H5451]] The Acting CHAIR. The Clerk will report the amendment. The Clerk read as follows: Page 9, line 6, after the dollar...



    A picture of Representative James P. McGovern

    Representative James P. McGovern

    From: MA District 2

    Party: Democrat

    Date: 2014-06-18

    McGOVERN. Mr. Chairman, I have an amendment at the desk. The Acting CHAIR. The Clerk will report the amendment. The Clerk read as follows: Page 9, line 6, after the dollar amount insert the...



    A picture of Representative Walter B. Jones

    Representative Walter B. Jones

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    Date: 2014-06-18

    JONES. Mr. Chairman, I thank the gentleman from Massachusetts. Two weeks ago, I went to Walter Reed Hospital. I was told that two of my marines from Camp Lejeune had been severely wounded in Afghanistan....



    A picture of Representative Dan Benishek

    Representative Dan Benishek

    From: MI District 1

    Party: Republican

    Date: 2014-06-18

    BENISHEK. Mr. Chair, I have an amendment at the desk. The Acting CHAIR. The Clerk will report the amendment. The Clerk read as follows: Page 9, line 6, after the dollar amount, insert ``(reduced...



    A picture of Representative Daniel T. Kildee

    Representative Daniel T. Kildee

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    Date: 2014-06-18

    KILDEE. Mr. Chairman, I have an amendment at the desk. The Acting CHAIR. The Clerk will report the amendment. The Clerk read as follows: Page 9, line 6, after the dollar amount, insert ...



    A picture of Representative Lois Frankel

    Representative Lois Frankel

    From: FL District 22

    Party: Democrat

    Date: 2014-06-18

    FRANKEL of florida in the house of representatives Wednesday, June 18, 2014 The House in Committee of the Whole House...



    A picture of Representative John C. Carney Jr.

    Representative John C. Carney Jr.

    From: DE District 0

    Party: Democrat

    Date: 2014-06-18

    CARNEY, JR. of delaware in the house of representatives Wednesday, June 18, 2014 The House in Committee of the Whole...



    A picture of Representative Chris Van Hollen

    Representative Chris Van Hollen

    From: MD District 8

    Party: Democrat

    Date: 2014-06-18

    VAN HOLLEN of maryland in the house of representatives Wednesday, June 18, 2014 The House in Committee of the Whole...