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  • Further Continuing Appropriations Resolution, 2015


    A picture of Representative Doug Collins

    Representative Doug Collins

    From: GA District 9

    Party: Republican

    Date: 2015-02-27

    COLLINS of Georgia. Mr. Speaker, by direction of the Committee on Rules, I call up House Resolution 129 and ask for its immediate consideration. The Clerk read the resolution, as follows: ...



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    Representative Louise McIntosh Slaughter

    From: NY District 25

    Party: Democrat

    Date: 2015-02-27

    SLAUGHTER. Mr. Speaker, I rise to thank the gentleman, my friend, Mr. Collins, for yielding me the customary 30 minutes, and I yield myself such time as I may consume. Mr. Speaker, in this House, we...



    A picture of Representative Doug Collins

    Representative Doug Collins

    From: GA District 9

    Party: Republican

    Date: 2015-02-27

    COLLINS of Georgia. Mr. Speaker, by direction of the Committee on Rules, I call up House Resolution 129 and ask for its immediate consideration. The Clerk read the resolution, as follows: ...



    A picture of Representative Jared Polis

    Representative Jared Polis

    From: CO District 2

    Party: Democrat

    Date: 2015-02-27

    POLIS. I thank the gentlelady from New York. Mr. Speaker, what we are talking about here is simply kicking the can down the road for 3 weeks. The facts on the ground don't change in 3 weeks. Guess...



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    Representative Michael C. Burgess

    From: TX District 26

    Party: Republican

    Date: 2015-02-27

    BURGESS. I thank the gentleman for yielding. Mr. Speaker, I come today, of course, to speak on the rule and to encourage passage of the rule and encourage passage of the underlying bill, funding the...



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    Representative Steve Israel

    From: NY District 3

    Party: Democrat

    Date: 2015-02-27

    ISRAEL. Mr. Speaker, I thank my friend from New York, the ranking member, for the time. Mr. Speaker, I come this morning with some good news that should make us all very comfortable. We have received...



    A picture of Representative Darrell E. Issa

    Representative Darrell E. Issa

    From: CA District 49

    Party: Republican

    Date: 2015-02-27

    ISSA. Mr. Speaker, I don't come to the well and speak on rules. I think the gentlewoman from New York will almost not recognize me on the House floor in this capacity. But I think this is an extremely...



    A picture of Representative Daniel T. Kildee

    Representative Daniel T. Kildee

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    Date: 2015-02-27

    KILDEE. Mr. Speaker, I have to note we just heard my friend, Mr. Issa, I think reveal what is really going on here. =========================== NOTE =========================== February 27,...



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    Representative Daniel T. Kildee

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    Date: 2015-02-27

    KILDEE. Mr. Speaker, I have to note we just heard my friend, Mr. Issa, I think reveal what is really going on here. =========================== NOTE =========================== February 27,...



    A picture of Representative Hakeem S. Jeffries

    Representative Hakeem S. Jeffries

    From: NY District 8

    Party: Democrat

    Date: 2015-02-27

    JEFFRIES. Mr. Speaker, I thank the distinguished gentlewoman from New York. We are here today to do a single job, and that should be to fund fully the Department of Homeland Security. Anything else is...



    A picture of Representative Sheila Jackson Lee

    Representative Sheila Jackson Lee

    From: TX District 18

    Party: Democrat

    Date: 2015-02-27

    JACKSON LEE asked and was given permission to revise and extend her remarks.) Ms. JACKSON LEE. Mr. Speaker, I thank my good friend from New York for the time; and my good friend, as well, on the Rules...



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    Representative Steve Chabot

    From: OH District 1

    Party: Republican

    Date: 2015-02-27

    CHABOT. Mr. Speaker, the House went through regular order to fully fund the Department of Homeland Security, but in keeping with our constitutional right, we elected to not fund the President's executive...



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    Representative Nita M. Lowey

    From: NY District 17

    Party: Democrat

    Date: 2015-02-27

    LOWEY. Mr. Speaker, I rise today to urge this House to immediately take up and pass a clean funding bill for the Department of Homeland Security. By defeating the previous question on the pending rule,...



    A picture of Representative Steny H. Hoyer

    Representative Steny H. Hoyer

    From: MD District 5

    Party: Democrat

    Date: 2015-02-27

    HOYER. Mr. Speaker, what we ought to have the courage to do is to tell all our Homeland Security personnel, We are going to fund you through the end of this year, as we have told every other employee...



    A picture of Representative Brendan F. Boyle

    Representative Brendan F. Boyle

    From: PA District 13

    Party: Democrat

    Date: 2015-02-27

    BOYLE of Pennsylvania. Mr. Speaker, on rollcall No. 101, had I been present, I would have voted ``no.'' Personal Explanation Mr. ROE of Tennessee. Mr. Speaker, I was unable...



    A picture of Representative David P. Roe

    Representative David P. Roe

    From: TN District 1

    Party: Republican

    Date: 2015-02-27

    ROE of Tennessee. Mr. Speaker, I was unable to vote yesterday and this morning because of a serious illness in my family. Had I been present, I would have voted: rollcall No. 95--``nay,'' rollcall No....



    A picture of Representative Sam Graves

    Representative Sam Graves

    From: MO District 6

    Party: Republican

    Date: 2015-02-27

    GRAVES of Missouri. Mr. Speaker, on Friday, February 27, I missed a series of rollcall votes. Had I been present, I would have voted ``yea'' on No. 100 and No. 101. {time}...



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    Representative Harold Rogers

    From: KY District 5

    Party: Republican

    Date: 2015-02-27

    ROGERS of Kentucky. Mr. Speaker, pursuant to House Resolution 129, I call up the joint resolution (H.J. Res. 35) making further continuing appropriations for fiscal year 2015, and for other purposes,...



    A picture of Representative John L. Mica

    Representative John L. Mica

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    Date: 2015-02-27

    MICA, LAMBORN, and Mrs. HARTZLER changed their vote from ``nay'' to ``yea.'' So the previous question was ordered. The result of the vote was announced as above recorded. The SPEAKER pro tempore....



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    Representative Lucille Roybal-Allard

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    Date: 2015-02-27

    ROYBAL-ALLARD. Madam Speaker, in December of 2014, as leverage against the President's immigration executive action, the Republican leadership irresponsibly decided to hold hostage the 2015 funding for...



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    Representative David E. Price

    From: NC District 4

    Party: Democrat

    Date: 2015-02-27

    PRICE of North Carolina. Madam Speaker, I thank our ranking member for yielding. As the gentlewoman from New York suggests, the account of the history of this bill that Chairman Rogers has just given...



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    Representative John R. Carter

    From: TX District 31

    Party: Republican

    Date: 2015-02-27

    CARTER of Texas. Madam Speaker, history is something we ought to try to get right. So we have heard some versions of history here. But let's talk about exactly why we are here today. We are here today...



    A picture of Representative Sam Farr

    Representative Sam Farr

    From: CA District 20

    Party: Democrat

    Date: 2015-02-27

    FARR. Thank you for yielding, Madam Ranking Member. Madam Speaker, I rise today to give apologies to all of the employees of the Homeland Security Department. In watching this, I hope that they understand...



    A picture of Representative Bennie G. Thompson

    Representative Bennie G. Thompson

    From: MS District 2

    Party: Democrat

    Date: 2015-02-27

    THOMPSON of Mississippi. Madam Speaker, I thank the gentlewoman from New York for the time. It is quite clear that a short-term CR is not in the best interest of the country. It is quite clear that...



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    Senator Nancy Pelosi

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    Date: 2015-02-27

    PELOSI. Madam Speaker, I thank the gentlewoman for yielding and congratulate her on her exceptional leadership as the ranking member of the Appropriations Committee. I also commend our colleague, Congresswoman...



    A picture of Representative James R. Langevin

    Representative James R. Langevin

    From: RI District 2

    Party: Democrat

    Date: 2015-02-27

    LANGEVIN. Madam Speaker, I rise today to register my disbelief that Republicans are continuing to use funding for the Department of Homeland Security as a political football. Every single member of the...



    A picture of Representative Lucille Roybal-Allard

    Representative Lucille Roybal-Allard

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    Date: 2015-02-27

    ROYBAL-ALLARD. Madam Speaker, I have a motion to recommit at the desk. The SPEAKER pro tempore. Is the gentlewoman opposed to the joint resolution? Ms. ROYBAL-ALLARD. Yes. The SPEAKER pro tempore....



    A picture of Representative Harold Rogers

    Representative Harold Rogers

    From: KY District 5

    Party: Republican

    Date: 2015-02-27

    ROGERS of Kentucky. Madam Speaker, I reserve a point of order on the gentlewoman's motion. The SPEAKER pro tempore. A point of order is reserved. Pursuant to the rule, the gentlewoman from California...



    A picture of Representative Nita M. Lowey

    Representative Nita M. Lowey

    From: NY District 17

    Party: Democrat

    Date: 2015-02-27

    LOWEY. Madam Speaker, I want to thank the ranking member of the Homeland Security Subcommittee for yielding me the time. I strongly support the Roybal-Allard motion, which gives the House an opportunity...



    A picture of Representative Jim McDermott

    Representative Jim McDermott

    From: WA District 7

    Party: Democrat

    Date: 2015-02-27

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