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  • Forty Years of Victims' Legacy of Abortion


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    Representative Christopher H. Smith

    From: NJ District 4

    Party: Republican

    Date: 2013-01-22

    SMITH of New Jersey. Mr. Speaker, I ask unanimous consent that all Members may have 5 legislative days in which to revise and extend their remarks and include extraneous material on the subject of my...



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    Representative Marsha Blackburn

    From: TN District 7

    Party: Republican

    Date: 2013-01-22

    BLACKBURN. I thank the gentleman from New Jersey for the excellent work that he continues to do, year in and year out, on this issue. I appreciate his leadership. We do stand today and mark the 40th...



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    Representative Ann Wagner

    From: MO District 2

    Party: Republican

    Date: 2013-01-22

    WAGNER. I thank the gentleman for yielding. Mr. Speaker, it is with heavy heart that I stand here today on the 40th anniversary of Roe v. Wade, a decision that has done so much harm to the moral landscape...



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    Representative Mike Pompeo

    From: KS District 4

    Party: Republican

    Date: 2013-01-22

    POMPEO. Today, I stand here on the 40th anniversary of one of the worst decisions of our United States Supreme Court. It was deeply flawed. Too many Justices spoke of emanations of penumbras but missed...



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    Representative Vicky Hartzler

    From: MO District 4

    Party: Republican

    Date: 2013-01-22

    HARTZLER. Thank you. I applaud my colleague from New Jersey, and I thank him for his leadership on this very important issue. Today marks the 40th anniversary of the Supreme Court ruling in Roe v....



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    Representative Tim Huelskamp

    From: KS District 1

    Party: Republican

    Date: 2013-01-22

    HUELSKAMP. Thank you. I appreciate the time from such a pro-life leader. First of all, my wife, Ang, and I are proud adoptive parents of four children. Our heartfelt gratitude goes out to their birth...



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    Representative Tim Walberg

    From: MI District 7

    Party: Republican

    Date: 2013-01-22

    WALBERG. I thank my colleague, the gentleman from New Jersey, and I thank you for your leadership as a medical doctor. It is a real special thing in this Chamber that we have pro-life patriots who...



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    Representative Stevan Pearce

    From: NM District 2

    Party: Republican

    Date: 2013-01-22

    PEARCE. I thank the gentleman from New Jersey for leading this discussion one more time. Life, liberty, and the pursuit of happiness. Those were the values described by our Founding Fathers. And against...



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    Representative Andy Harris

    From: MD District 1

    Party: Republican

    Date: 2013-01-22

    HARRIS. I want to thank the gentleman from New Jersey for taking a pause every year to let us review what happened 40 years ago and what's happened since. Because some 40 years ago, obviously the Supreme...



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    Representative David P. Roe

    From: TN District 1

    Party: Republican

    Date: 2013-01-22

    ROE of Tennessee. I thank the gentleman for yielding. First, Mr. Speaker, I want to thank Chris Smith for not just this year, but for over 30 years of advocating for life and making that one of his...



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    Representative John Fleming

    From:

    Party:

    Date: 2013-01-22

    FLEMING. I thank the gentleman, my good friend from New Jersey, for all the great work that you've done in this area and many others, protecting children; and we're all grateful to you for doing that. ...



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    Representative David Schweikert

    From: AZ District 6

    Party: Republican

    Date: 2013-01-22

    SCHWEIKERT. To my good friend, Mr. Smith, thank you. Thank you for managing this. The last handful of Congressmen that have come up to the mic have been medical doctors. I get to stand here behind...



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    Representative Steve King

    From: IA District 4

    Party: Republican

    Date: 2013-01-22

    KING of Iowa. I thank the gentleman from New Jersey for yielding and for leading this Special Order on this 40th anniversary of Roe v. Wade. Forty has a lot of biblical implications. Moses led them...



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    Representative Virginia Foxx

    From: NC District 5

    Party: Republican

    Date: 2013-01-22

    FOXX. Mr. Speaker, I thank my colleague, Mr. King. I'm sorry I could not get down here early, but the Rules Committee kept me. I want to say all of us here are speaking on an extraordinarily important...



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    Representative Jeff Fortenberry

    From: NE District 1

    Party: Republican

    Date: 2013-01-22

    FORTENBERRY. I ask unanimous consent that all Members have 5 legislative days to revise and extend their remarks. The SPEAKER pro tempore. Is there objection to the request of the gentleman from Nebraska? ...



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    Representative Trent Franks

    From: AZ District 8

    Party: Republican

    Date: 2013-01-22

    FRANKS of Arizona. Mr. Speaker, the great Henry Hyde once said, ``Our moment in history is marked by a mortal conflict between a culture of life and a culture of death. God put us in the world to do...



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    Representative Jeb Hensarling

    From: TX District 5

    Party: Republican

    Date: 2013-01-22

    HENSARLING. Mr. Speaker, today we as a Nation reflect on the 40th anniversary of the Supreme Court's decision in Roe v. Wade. It is estimated that in the 40 years since that fateful decision, 55 million...



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    Representative Martha Roby

    From: AL District 2

    Party: Republican

    Date: 2013-01-22

    ROBY. Mr. Speaker, I rise to recognize the 40th anniversary of the monumental court decision Roe v. Wade. Since the Supreme Court legalized abortion in 1973, 40 years ago today, 54 million abortions...



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    Representative Daniel Webster

    From: FL District 10

    Party: Republican

    Date: 2013-01-22

    WEBSTER of Florida. Mr. Speaker, today we remember the children who have died as a direct result of the Supreme Court's decision in Roe v. Wade, and Doe v. Bolton, which were decided 40 years ago today. ...



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    Representative Billy Long

    From: MO District 7

    Party: Republican

    Date: 2013-01-22

    LONG. Mr. Speaker, I rise today to acknowledge the 40th Anniversary of the Supreme Court decision of Roe v. Wade. I was a senior in high school when the case was decided and I still remember that decision...



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    Representative Dennis A. Ross

    From: FL District 15

    Party: Republican

    Date: 2013-01-22

    ROSS. Mr. Speaker, I solemnly rise today in memory of more than 50 million innocent lives who were lost as a result of the Roe v. Wade decision that was handed down 40 years ago today. As Americans,...