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    A picture of Representative Daniel T. Kildee

    Representative Daniel T. Kildee

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    Date: 2015-03-02

    KILDEE asked and was given permission to address the House for 1 minute.) Mr. KILDEE. Mr. Speaker, well this week in Congress it is deja vu all over again. Last week, instead of bringing up a clean,...



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    Representative Juan Vargas

    From: CA District 51

    Party: Democrat

    Date: 2015-03-02

    VARGAS asked and was given permission to address the House for 1 minute and to revise and extend his remarks.) Mr. VARGAS. Mr. Speaker, I rise today on behalf of the millions of Americans who are concerned...



    A picture of Representative Janice D. Schakowsky

    Representative Janice D. Schakowsky

    From: IL District 9

    Party: Democrat

    Date: 2015-02-27

    SCHAKOWSKY asked and was given permission to address the House for 1 minute.) Ms. SCHAKOWSKY. Mr. Speaker, once again, the Republicans have brought us to the brink of a government shutdown, this time,...



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    Representative Scott H. Peters

    From: CA District 52

    Party: Democrat

    Date: 2015-02-27

    PETERS asked and was given permission to address the House for 1 minute.) Mr. PETERS. Mr. Speaker, I rise today to urge House Republican leadership to put a clean bill to fund the Department of Homeland...



    A picture of Representative Linda T. Sánchez

    Representative Linda T. Sánchez

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    Date: 2015-02-27

    SANCHEZ of California asked and was given permission to address the House for 1 minute.) Ms. LINDA T. SANCHEZ of California. Mr. Speaker, I rise today to call out my Republican colleagues for abandoning...



    A picture of Representative Hakeem S. Jeffries

    Representative Hakeem S. Jeffries

    From: NY District 8

    Party: Democrat

    Date: 2015-02-26

    JEFFRIES. Mr. Speaker, in less than 2 days, House Republicans are prepared to shut down the Department of Homeland Security, threatening the safety of the American people. At home, there is a noted...



    A picture of Representative Suzan K. DelBene

    Representative Suzan K. DelBene

    From: WA District 1

    Party: Democrat

    Date: 2015-02-26

    DelBENE. Mr. Speaker, in my State of Washington, we are very familiar with the vital role the Department of Homeland Security plays. Nearly 1 year ago, in a matter of seconds, 1 square mile of land slid...



    A picture of Representative David E. Price

    Representative David E. Price

    From: NC District 4

    Party: Democrat

    Date: 2015-02-26

    PRICE of North Carolina. Mr. Speaker, I rise today, yet again, in support of a clean Homeland Security funding bill. First, Mr. Speaker, however, I want to thank my colleague, Patrick McHenry, for...



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    Representative Derek Kilmer

    From: WA District 6

    Party: Democrat

    Date: 2015-02-26

    KILMER. Mr. Speaker, I rise today to call on the House to fund the Department of Homeland Security and avoid an unnecessary shutdown. Instead of having a real debate about fixing a broken immigration...



    A picture of Representative Frank Pallone Jr.

    Representative Frank Pallone Jr.

    From: NJ District 6

    Party: Democrat

    Date: 2015-02-26

    PALLONE asked and was given permission to address the House for 1 minute.) Mr. PALLONE. Mr. Speaker, there are just 2 days left until the Department of Homeland Security shuts [[Page H1177]] down....



    A picture of Representative James A. Himes

    Representative James A. Himes

    From: CT District 4

    Party: Democrat

    Date: 2015-02-26

    HIMES asked and was given permission to address the House for 1 minute and to revise and extend his remarks.) Mr. HIMES. Mr. Speaker, I have the privilege of serving on the House Intelligence Committee....



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    Representative Grace Meng

    From: NY District 6

    Party: Democrat

    Date: 2015-02-26

    MENG asked and was given permission to address the House for 1 minute.) Ms. MENG. Mr. Speaker, I rise today urge my colleagues to pass a Department of Homeland Security funding bill without political...



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    Representative Dina Titus

    From: NV District 1

    Party: Democrat

    Date: 2015-02-26

    TITUS asked and was given permission to address the House for 1 minute.) Ms. TITUS. Mr. Speaker, the day after the election, Speaker Boehner and Senator McConnell outlined an agenda for the so-called...



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    Representative Jim Costa

    From: CA District 16

    Party: Democrat

    Date: 2015-02-26

    COSTA asked and was given permission to address the House for 1 minute and to revise and extend his remarks.) Mr. COSTA. Mr. Speaker, we have less than 2 days--2 days--to fund the Department of Homeland...



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    Representative Loretta Sanchez

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    Date: 2015-02-26

    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. Mr. Speaker, last week Speaker Boehner...



    A picture of Representative Elizabeth H. Esty

    Representative Elizabeth H. Esty

    From: CT District 5

    Party: Democrat

    Date: 2015-02-25

    ESTY asked and was given permission to address the House for 1 minute.) Ms. ESTY. Mr. Speaker, in 3 days, the Department of Homeland Security will needlessly run out of funding--yes, 3 days. Shutting...



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    Representative Lois Capps

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    Date: 2015-02-25

    CAPPS asked and was given permission to address the House for 1 minute and to revise and extend her remarks.) Mrs. CAPPS. Mr. Speaker, I rise today to demand that a clean, straightforward Department...



    A picture of Representative Robert J. Dold

    Representative Robert J. Dold

    From: IL District 10

    Party: Republican

    Date: 2015-02-25

    DOLD asked and was given permission to address the House for 1 minute and to revise and extend his remarks.) Mr. DOLD. Mr. Speaker, the American people expect us to deliver solutions and to fix problems;...



    A picture of Representative Marc A. Veasey

    Representative Marc A. Veasey

    From: TX District 33

    Party: Democrat

    Date: 2015-02-25

    VEASEY asked and was given permission to address the House for 1 minute and to revise and extend his remarks.) Mr. VEASEY. Mr. Speaker, I rise today to talk about the imminent danger our country faces...



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    Representative Maxine Waters

    From: CA District 43

    Party: Democrat

    Date: 2015-02-25

    WATERS of California asked and was given permission to address the House for 1 minute and to revise and extend her remarks.) Ms. MAXINE WATERS of California. Mr. Speaker, there are only 3 days until...



    A picture of Representative Keith Ellison

    Representative Keith Ellison

    From: MN District 5

    Party: Democrat

    Date: 2015-02-25

    ELLISON asked and was given permission to address the House for 1 minute.) Mr. ELLISON. Mr. Speaker, as I stand before this body today, it is with a tremendous amount of concern for the brave men and...