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  • Food and Drug Administration Continuing Appropriations Resolution, 2014


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    Representative Robert B. Aderholt

    From: AL District 4

    Party: Republican

    Date: 2013-10-07

    ADERHOLT. Mr. Speaker, pursuant to House Resolution 371, I call up the joint resolution (H.J. Res. 77) making continuing appropriations for the Food and Drug Administration for fiscal year 2014, and...



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    Representative Sam Farr

    From: CA District 20

    Party: Democrat

    Date: 2013-10-07

    FARR. Mr. Speaker, I yield myself such time as I may consume. My colleague and chair, Mr. Aderholt, just said that this bill is necessary because funding for the FDA is necessary. He's absolutely right,...



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    Representative Harold Rogers

    From: KY District 5

    Party: Republican

    Date: 2013-10-07

    ROGERS of Kentucky. Mr. Speaker, this bill makes sure that, even during this shutdown, the Food and Drug Administration's critical safeguards remain in place to protect our food and drug supply. The...



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    Representative Nita M. Lowey

    From: NY District 17

    Party: Democrat

    Date: 2013-10-07

    LOWEY. Mr. Speaker, I rise in opposition to the reckless Republican shutdown. I wish my colleagues had shown this same level of concern for the Food and Drug Administration over the last 3 years. Since...



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    Representative Fred Upton

    From: MI District 6

    Party: Republican

    Date: 2013-10-07

    UPTON. Mr. Speaker, I rise tonight in strong support of the Food and Drug Safety Act. As we try to work out our fiscal differences, it is imperative that the Food and Drug Administration does have...



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    Representative Sander M. Levin

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    Date: 2013-10-07

    LEVIN asked and was given permission to revise and extend his remarks.) Mr. LEVIN. Mr. Speaker, we should not be debating a bill that's going nowhere. We should be debating a bill that will end this...



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    Representative Joseph R. Pitts

    From: PA District 16

    Party: Republican

    Date: 2013-10-07

    PITTS. Mr. Speaker, I rise in strong support of the Food and Drug Safety Act. Since the Senate will not negotiate with us about opening up the entire government, we will continue proposing commonsense...



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    Representative Rosa L. DeLauro

    From: CT District 3

    Party: Democrat

    Date: 2013-10-07

    DeLAURO. Mr. Speaker, we are almost a full week into this self- inflicted government shutdown because the Speaker refuses to stand up to a vocal minority in his own party. There is no end in sight. Instead,...



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    Representative Susan W. Brooks

    From: IN District 5

    Party: Republican

    Date: 2013-10-07

    BROOKS of Indiana. Mr. Speaker, I rise today in support of the Food and Drug Safety Act. Right now, moms and dads across this country have too many worries. They worry about whether or not they'll...



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    Representative Candice S. Miller

    From: MI District 10

    Party: Republican

    Date: 2013-10-07

    MILLER of Michigan. I thank the gentleman for yielding the time. Mr. Speaker, I rise today in very strong support of the Food and Drug Safety Act. The bill we are debating this afternoon would provide...



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    Representative Sheila Jackson Lee

    From: TX District 18

    Party: Democrat

    Date: 2013-10-07

    JACKSON LEE. I thank the distinguished gentleman from California, and I thank him for his leadership. Mr. Speaker, what baffles me is that our Republican friends are seemingly acting like there's business...



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    Representative Michael C. Burgess

    From: TX District 26

    Party: Republican

    Date: 2013-10-07

    BURGESS. I thank the gentleman for yielding. Mr. Speaker, the Food and Drug Administration historically has been one of the bipartisan efforts that this House has enjoyed. In fact, a little over a...



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    Representative Chris Van Hollen

    From: MD District 8

    Party: Democrat

    Date: 2013-10-07

    VAN HOLLEN. I thank my friend from California. Mr. Speaker, I have the privilege of representing the congressional district that is home to the Food and Drug Administration. Those individuals do great...