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  • Federal Emergency Management Agency Continuing Appropriations Resolution, 2014


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    Representative John R. Carter

    From: TX District 31

    Party: Republican

    Date: 2013-10-04

    CARTER. Mr. Speaker, pursuant to House Resolution 371, I call up the joint resolution (H.J. Res. 85) making continuing appropriations for the Federal Emergency Management Agency for fiscal year 2014,...



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    Representative David E. Price

    From: NC District 4

    Party: Democrat

    Date: 2013-10-04

    PRICE of North Carolina. Mr. Speaker, I yield myself such time as I may consume. Mr. Speaker, how much longer are we going to continue this charade? At what expense are we going to continue this charade? ...



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    Representative Harold Rogers

    From: KY District 5

    Party: Republican

    Date: 2013-10-04

    ROGERS of Kentucky. Thank you, Mr. Chairman, for yielding me this time. And I say to my colleague from North Carolina, my friend, whom I've served together with on the Appropriations Committee and...



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    Representative Nita M. Lowey

    From: NY District 17

    Party: Democrat

    Date: 2013-10-04

    LOWEY. Mr. Speaker, I rise in strong opposition to the reckless Republican shutdown. Of course we support disaster assistance. Time and time again, Democrats have voted to provide expeditious disaster...



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    Representative Susan W. Brooks

    From: IN District 5

    Party: Republican

    Date: 2013-10-04

    BROOKS of Indiana. Mr. Speaker, as chairman of the Committee on Homeland Security's Subcommittee on Emergency Preparedness, Response and Communications, I rise in support of the National Emergency and...



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    Representative Bennie G. Thompson

    From: MS District 2

    Party: Democrat

    Date: 2013-10-04

    THOMPSON of Mississippi. Thank you very much, Ranking Member Price, for yielding this time. Mr. Speaker, I rise today in strong opposition to H.J. Res. 85. This is the latest in a string of measures...



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    Senator Bill Cassidy

    From: LA

    Party: Republican

    Date: 2013-10-04

    CASSIDY. First, let's put in perspective exactly what is before the House for overall government funding. House Republicans have put forward a bill that would fund the government. We had two amendments,...



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    Representative Sam Farr

    From: CA District 20

    Party: Democrat

    Date: 2013-10-04

    FARR. Thank you for yielding. Mr. Speaker, I'm an appropriator, like a lot of the speakers here today; and every time we have to deal with the CR, we're embarrassed. That's not our work. Our work is...



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    Representative Sheila Jackson Lee

    From: TX District 18

    Party: Democrat

    Date: 2013-10-04

    JACKSON LEE. Mr. Speaker, I thank the gentleman from North Carolina for his courtesies. I am sad that I have to rise to debate this conflicted position from my good friends on the other side of the...



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    Representative Judy Chu

    From: CA District 27

    Party: Democrat

    Date: 2013-10-04

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



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    Representative Chris Van Hollen

    From: MD District 8

    Party: Democrat

    Date: 2013-10-04

    VAN HOLLEN. Mr. Speaker, I rise today in opposition to H.J. Res. 85, a bill which claims to fund operations at the Federal Emergency Management Agency, but in reality is a piecemeal approach to funding...



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    Representative Robert C. "Bobby" Scott

    From: VA District 3

    Party: Democrat

    Date: 2013-10-04

    SCOTT of Virginia. Yes, Mr. Speaker. The SPEAKER pro tempore. The gentleman is recognized on the point of order. Mr. SCOTT of Virginia. This should be ruled germane because we have to look to see...