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  • District of Columbia Continuing Appropriations Resolution, 2014


    A picture of Representative Ander Crenshaw

    Representative Ander Crenshaw

    From: FL District 4

    Party: Republican

    Date: 2013-10-02

    CRENSHAW. Mr. Speaker, pursuant to House Resolution 370, I call up the joint resolution (H.J. Res. 71) making continuing appropriations of local funds of the District of Columbia for fiscal year 2014,...



    A picture of Representative José E. Serrano

    Representative José E. Serrano

    From: NY District 15

    Party: Democrat

    Date: 2013-10-02

    SERRANO. Mr. Speaker, I yield myself as much time as I may consume. For the people watching at home, this debate may seem familiar, and it is, because we just considered this same bill yesterday. Unfortunately,...



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    Representative Darrell E. Issa

    From: CA District 49

    Party: Republican

    Date: 2013-10-02

    ISSA. I thank the gentleman. Mr. Speaker, I must admit that I'm the gentleman, the colleague, that walked up to Mr. Dingell and asked him if he'd ever seen it this bad before. And I'm sorry to hear...



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    Representative Nita M. Lowey

    From: NY District 17

    Party: Democrat

    Date: 2013-10-02

    LOWEY. Mr. Speaker, I rise in opposition to the Republican shutdown. We can't cherry-pick our way through funding the government. Of course we support funding for the District of Columbia; but we also...



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    Representative Marcy Kaptur

    From: OH District 9

    Party: Democrat

    Date: 2013-10-02

    KAPTUR. I want to thank Ranking Serrano, and ask unanimous consent that the House bring up the Senate amendment to H.J. Res. 59, the clean continuing resolution, so we can go to conference on a real...



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    Representative David E. Price

    From: NC District 4

    Party: Democrat

    Date: 2013-10-02

    PRICE of North Carolina. Mr. Speaker, I ask unanimous consent that the House now consider the Senate-passed clean continuing resolution so that the Department of Homeland Security can pay the frontline...



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    Representative Sam Farr

    From: CA District 20

    Party: Democrat

    Date: 2013-10-02

    FARR. Mr. Speaker, I ask unanimous consent to bring up the Senate amendment to H.J. Res. 59 and stop this silly game-playing, multiple- choice government. The SPEAKER pro tempore. As the Chair has previously...



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    Representative James R. Langevin

    From: RI District 2

    Party: Democrat

    Date: 2013-10-02

    LANGEVIN. Mr. Speaker, I ask unanimous consent that the House bring up the Senate amendment to H.J. Res. 59, the clean CR, and go to conference on a budget so that we end this Republican government shutdown...



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    Representative G. K. Butterfield

    From: NC District 1

    Party: Democrat

    Date: 2013-10-02

    BUTTERFIELD. I ask unanimous consent that the House bring up the Senate amendment to H.J. Res. 59, which is the clean CR, and go to conference on a budget so that we can end this Republican government...



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    Representative Debbie Wasserman Schultz

    From: FL District 23

    Party: Democrat

    Date: 2013-10-02

    WASSERMAN SCHULTZ. Mr. Speaker, I ask unanimous consent that the House bring up the Senate amendment to H.J. Res. 59, to end this reckless Republican-orchestrated shutdown. It is time for the House Republican...



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    Representative Grace Meng

    From: NY District 6

    Party: Democrat

    Date: 2013-10-02

    MENG. Mr. Speaker, I ask unanimous consent that the House bring up the Senate amendment to H.J. Res. 59, the clean CR, and go to conference on a budget so that we end this Republican government shutdown...



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    Representative Joseph P. Kennedy III

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    Date: 2013-10-02

    KENNEDY. I thank my colleague from New York. Mr. Speaker, I ask unanimous consent to address the House and ask that the House bring up the Senate amendment to H.J. Res. 59, the clean CR, and go to...



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    Representative Joe Barton

    From: TX District 6

    Party: Republican

    Date: 2013-10-02

    BARTON. Mr. Speaker, how much time does the gentleman from New York control at this point in time? The SPEAKER pro tempore. The gentleman from New York has 5 minutes remaining. The gentleman from Florida...



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    Representative Mark Takano

    From: CA District 41

    Party: Democrat

    Date: 2013-10-02

    TAKANO. Mr. Speaker, before I state my unanimous consent request, may I ask a point of information? The SPEAKER pro tempore. The gentleman may state a parliamentary inquiry. Mr. TAKANO. My inquiry...



    A picture of Representative Joyce Beatty

    Representative Joyce Beatty

    From: OH District 3

    Party: Democrat

    Date: 2013-10-02

    BEATTY. Mr. Speaker, I ask unanimous consent that the House bring up the Senate amendment to H.J. Res. 59, the clean CR, and go to conference on a budget that will end this Republican government shutdown...



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    Representative Sean Patrick Maloney

    From: NY District 18

    Party: Democrat

    Date: 2013-10-02

    MALONEY of New York. Mr. Speaker, I ask unanimous consent that, to help the hundreds of workers at West Point and the Stewart Air National Guard base, we bring up the Senate amendment to H.J. Res. 59,...



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    Representative Eleanor Holmes Norton

    From: DC District 0

    Party: Democrat

    Date: 2013-10-02

    NORTON. I thank the gentleman for yielding and for his support during his service in Congress for the District of Columbia. Notwithstanding the way the D.C. budget is coming to the floor this year,...



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    Representative Daniel T. Kildee

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    Date: 2013-10-02

    KILDEE. I thank the gentleman for yielding. I'm new to Congress, and I knew when I was elected last year that I was coming to a place where I would be in the minority and where it was a highly partisan...



    A picture of Representative Sanford D. Bishop Jr.

    Representative Sanford D. Bishop Jr.

    From: GA District 2

    Party: Democrat

    Date: 2013-10-02

    BISHOP of Georgia. I thank the gentleman. In order to end these childish games and put our government back to work [[Page H6138]] for the American people, I ask unanimous consent, Mr. Speaker, that...



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    Representative Chris Van Hollen

    From: MD District 8

    Party: Democrat

    Date: 2013-10-02

    VAN HOLLEN of maryland in the house of representatives Wednesday, October 2, 2013 Mr. VAN HOLLEN. Mr. Speaker, I am encouraged...



    A picture of Representative Ander Crenshaw

    Representative Ander Crenshaw

    From: FL District 4

    Party: Republican

    Date: 2013-10-01

    CRENSHAW. Mr. Speaker, I move to suspend the rules and pass the joint resolution (H.J. Res. 71) making continuing appropriations of local funds of the District of Columbia for fiscal year 2014. The...



    A picture of Representative José E. Serrano

    Representative José E. Serrano

    From: NY District 15

    Party: Democrat

    Date: 2013-10-01

    SERRANO. Mr. Speaker, I yield myself as much time as I may consume. I rise, reluctantly, to oppose this bill. While, of course, we support freeing up D.C. to spend its own local funds, a policy we've...



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    Representative Harold Rogers

    From: KY District 5

    Party: Republican

    Date: 2013-10-01

    ROGERS of Kentucky. I thank the chairman for yielding me this time. Mr. Speaker, I rise today in support of this legislation to keep the District of Columbia operating as usual while Congress works...



    A picture of Representative Nita M. Lowey

    Representative Nita M. Lowey

    From: NY District 17

    Party: Democrat

    Date: 2013-10-01

    LOWEY. Mr. Speaker, I rise in opposition to the Republican shutdown. Of course we support funding for the District of Columbia, but the House has not had that opportunity because Republicans couldn't...



    A picture of Representative Daniel T. Kildee

    Representative Daniel T. Kildee

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    Date: 2013-10-01

    KILDEE. Mr. Speaker, I ask unanimous consent that the House bring up the Senate amendment to H.J. Res. 59, the clean CR that would end this Republican shutdown. The SPEAKER pro tempore. Under guidelines...



    A picture of Representative Elizabeth H. Esty

    Representative Elizabeth H. Esty

    From: CT District 5

    Party: Democrat

    Date: 2013-10-01

    ESTY. Mr. Speaker, I ask unanimous consent that the House bring up the Senate amendment to H.J. Res. 59, the clean CR that would end this Tea Party government shutdown. The SPEAKER pro tempore. As...



    A picture of Representative Ann Kirkpatrick

    Representative Ann Kirkpatrick

    From: AZ District 1

    Party: Democrat

    Date: 2013-10-01

    KIRKPATRICK. Mr. Speaker, I unanimous consent that the House bring up the Senate amendment to H.J. Res. 59, the clean CR that would end this reckless government shutdown. The SPEAKER pro tempore. As...



    A picture of Representative Darrell E. Issa

    Representative Darrell E. Issa

    From: CA District 49

    Party: Republican

    Date: 2013-10-01

    ISSA. Mr. Speaker, point of order. At what point does this become dilatory activity inconsistent with the decorum of the House? The SPEAKER pro tempore. The Chair is prepared to entertain proper unanimous...



    A picture of Representative Suzanne Bonamici

    Representative Suzanne Bonamici

    From: OR District 1

    Party: Democrat

    Date: 2013-10-01

    BONAMICI. Mr. Speaker, I ask unanimous consent that the House bring up the Senate amendment to H.J. Res. 59, the clean CR that would end this unnecessary government shutdown. The SPEAKER pro tempore....



    A picture of Representative Robin L. Kelly

    Representative Robin L. Kelly

    From: IL District 2

    Party: Democrat

    Date: 2013-10-01

    KELLY of Illinois. Mr. Speaker, I ask unanimous consent that the House bring up the Senate amendment to H.J. Res. 59, the clean CR that would end this ridiculous Republican government shutdown. The...



    A picture of Representative Danny K. Davis

    Representative Danny K. Davis

    From: IL District 7

    Party: Democrat

    Date: 2013-10-01

    DAVIS of Illinois. Mr. Speaker, I ask unanimous consent that the House bring up the Senate amendment to H.J. Res. 59, the clean CR that would end this Republican government shutdown. The SPEAKER pro...



    A picture of Representative Matt Cartwright

    Representative Matt Cartwright

    From: PA District 17

    Party: Democrat

    Date: 2013-10-01

    CARTWRIGHT. Mr. Speaker, I ask unanimous consent that the House bring up the Senate amendment to H.J. Res. 59, the clean CR that would end this Republican government shutdown because Congress needs to...



    A picture of Representative Eleanor Holmes Norton

    Representative Eleanor Holmes Norton

    From: DC District 0

    Party: Democrat

    Date: 2013-10-01

    NORTON. Mr. Speaker, I thank my good friend from New York. This debate is already heartbreaking to me. Every time I hear the District of Columbia mentioned in the same breath with other appropriations...



    A picture of Representative Gregory W. Meeks

    Representative Gregory W. Meeks

    From: NY District 5

    Party: Democrat

    Date: 2013-10-01

    MEEKS. Mr. Speaker, the politricks have to stop. The politricks have to stop. Today, I looked at one of my leading New York papers and this is the headline. This is what they are thinking of this House....



    A picture of Representative Tammy Duckworth

    Representative Tammy Duckworth

    From: IL District 8

    Party: Democrat

    Date: 2013-10-01

    DUCKWORTH. Mr. Speaker, I thank the gentleman for yielding. Because of the demands of extremists in Congress, today, in communities across our country crucial services have halted. Hundreds of thousands...



    A picture of Representative Sheila Jackson Lee

    Representative Sheila Jackson Lee

    From: TX District 18

    Party: Democrat

    Date: 2013-10-01

    JACKSON LEE. Mr. Speaker, I rise to speak on the House Republicans' piecemeal Continuing Resolution to fund the District of Columbia Government during the shutdown they inflicted yesterday on our Nation. ...