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  • Expressing the Sense of Congress Opposing the President's Proposed $10 Tax on Every Barrel of Oil


    A picture of Representative Charles W. Boustany Jr.

    Representative Charles W. Boustany Jr.

    From: LA District 3

    Party: Republican

    Date: 2016-06-10

    BOUSTANY. Mr. Speaker, pursuant to House Resolution 767, I call up the concurrent resolution (H. Con. Res. 112) expressing the sense of Congress opposing the President's proposed $10 tax on every barrel...



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    Representative Sander M. Levin

    From:

    Party:

    Date: 2016-06-10

    LEVIN. Mr. Speaker, I yield myself such time as I may consume. Mr. Speaker, the Republicans don't like the President's budget proposal. They have never been able to bring their own to the floor-- never. ...



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    Representative Mike Kelly

    From: PA District 3

    Party: Republican

    Date: 2016-06-10

    KELLY of Pennsylvania. I thank my colleague, Dr. Boustany. Mr. Speaker, again, before we came on to the floor, we were in the Cloakroom talking about what the debate was going to be. And I thought the...



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    Representative Earl Blumenauer

    From: OR District 3

    Party: Democrat

    Date: 2016-06-10

    BLUMENAUER. Mr. Speaker, I yield myself such time as I may consume. I always enjoy sharing the debate with my good friend from Butler, Pennsylvania, who cares passionately about this country. He has...



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    Representative Garret Graves

    From: LA District 6

    Party: Republican

    Date: 2016-06-10

    GRAVES of Louisiana. Mr. Speaker, I appreciate the gentleman yielding, and I appreciate him bringing this up. Mr. Speaker, I really regret the fact that this has devolved into a big partisan debate...



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    Representative Peter A. DeFazio

    From: OR District 4

    Party: Democrat

    Date: 2016-06-10

    DeFAZIO. Mr. Speaker, I thank my colleague for yielding. Those watching or listening might be a little confused what this is about. It is about a meaningless piece of paper. It is called House Concurrent...



    A picture of Representative Donald S. Beyer Jr.

    Representative Donald S. Beyer Jr.

    From: VA District 8

    Party: Democrat

    Date: 2016-06-10

    BEYER. Mr. Speaker, I rise in strong opposition to this resolution and add my strong opposition to the resolution before, also. As I read the text of H. Con. Res. 89, whereas by whereas, I found myself...



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    Representative Gene Green

    From: TX District 29

    Party: Democrat

    Date: 2016-06-10

    GREEN of Texas. Mr. Speaker, I rise this morning in opposition to H. Con. Res. 112, expressing the sense of Congress opposing the President's proposed $10 tax on every barrel of oil. During my time...



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    Representative Kenny Marchant

    From: TX District 24

    Party: Republican

    Date: 2016-06-10

    MARCHANT. Mr. Speaker, putting a regressive tax on hardworking Americans is not the way to strengthen the economy, balance the budget, or create jobs. The President's proposed $10.25 per barrel tax...



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    Representative Joaquin Castro

    From: TX District 20

    Party: Democrat

    Date: 2016-06-10

    CASTRO of Texas. Mr. Speaker, today, the House of Representatives will consider H. Con. Res. 112--Expressing the sense of Congress opposing the President's proposed $10 tax on every barrel of oil. This...



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    Representative Robert Hurt

    From: VA District 5

    Party: Republican

    Date: 2016-06-10

    HURT of Virginia. Mr. Speaker, I was not present for Roll Call vote No. 296 on H. Con. Res. 112. Had I been present, I would have voted ``yes.'' personal explanation Mr....



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    Representative Cresent Hardy

    From: NV District 4

    Party: Republican

    Date: 2016-06-10

    HARDY. Mr. Speaker, on rollcall No. 289--I would have voted ``no.'' On rollcall No. 290--I would have voted ``yes.'' On rollcall No. 291--I would have voted ``no.'' On rollcall No. 292--I would have...