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  • No Subsidies Without Verification Act


    A picture of Representative Diane Black

    Representative Diane Black

    From: TN District 6

    Party: Republican

    Date: 2014-06-11

    BLACK. Mr. Speaker, more than 1 million Americans who signed up for health care on the Federal ObamaCare exchange may be receiving an incorrect taxpayer subsidy for their plan due to the fact that the...



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    Representative Harold Rogers

    From: KY District 5

    Party: Republican

    Date: 2013-10-16

    ROGERS of Kentucky. Madam Speaker, pursuant to the previous order of the House, I call up the bill, (H.R. 2775) to condition the provision of premium and cost-sharing subsidies under the Patient Protection...



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    Representative Nita M. Lowey

    From: NY District 17

    Party: Democrat

    Date: 2013-10-16

    LOWEY. I yield myself such time as I may consume. Madam Speaker, 15 days after the shutdown began, the House is finally considering a bill to reopen the government and avoid the economic calamity that...



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    Representative Charles W. Dent

    From: PA District 15

    Party: Republican

    Date: 2013-10-16

    DENT. Madam Speaker, I rise tonight in support of the Senate compromise legislation being considered to end this unnecessary government shutdown and futile exercise in brinkmanship. This legislation...



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    Representative Chaka Fattah

    From: PA District 2

    Party: Democrat

    Date: 2013-10-16

    FATTAH. Madam Speaker, I rise to urge expedited passage of this legislation. I join with the chairman and the ranking member of my committee, and I agree with every word that has been stated by the majority...



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    Representative Barbara Lee

    From: CA District 13

    Party: Democrat

    Date: 2013-10-16

    LEE of California. I thank the gentlewoman for yielding. I rise in support of this bipartisan budget deal. By voting in favor of this bill tonight, we will finally shut down this awful government shutdown. ...



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    Representative Marcy Kaptur

    From: OH District 9

    Party: Democrat

    Date: 2013-10-16

    KAPTUR. I thank Ranking Member Lowey for yielding me time. Madam Speaker, I rise in support of the Senate's bipartisan compromise to end the government shutdown, reopen the government, avert a debt...



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    Representative José E. Serrano

    From: NY District 15

    Party: Democrat

    Date: 2013-10-16

    SERRANO asked and was given permission to revise and extend his remarks.) Mr. SERRANO. I thank the gentlewoman. Madam Speaker, I will strongly support this bill tonight because it not only opens...



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    Representative Richard E. Neal

    From: MA District 1

    Party: Democrat

    Date: 2013-10-16

    NEAL. I thank the gentlelady. Madam Speaker, this vote has been portrayed as an opportunity for new spending. The difficulty with that argument is that this is really an argument about paying our bills...



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    Representative David Scott

    From: GA District 13

    Party: Democrat

    Date: 2013-10-16

    SCOTT of Georgia. Madam Speaker, I rise to support this very needed legislation. Let me make a point here. There is a very important part of this legislation which sets up the budget commission. I...



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    Representative Ted Poe

    From: TX District 2

    Party: Republican

    Date: 2013-10-16

    POE of Texas. I thank the gentleman. The fact that we are here today to debate raising America's debt limit is a sign of leadership failure. It is a sign that the U.S. Government cannot...



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    Senator Nancy Pelosi

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    Date: 2013-10-16

    PELOSI. I thank the gentlelady for yielding, and for her great leadership as our ranking member on the Appropriations Committee. I also thank her for bringing us together this evening. Madam Speaker,...



    A picture of Representative Louise McIntosh Slaughter

    Representative Louise McIntosh Slaughter

    From: NY District 25

    Party: Democrat

    Date: 2013-10-16

    SLAUGHTER. Madam Speaker, after two weeks of anguish, the American people can finally breathe a sigh of relief. Thanks to bipartisan efforts in the Senate, my Democratic colleagues and I stand ready...



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    Representative Susan A. Davis

    From: CA District 53

    Party: Democrat

    Date: 2013-10-16

    DAVIS of California. Madam Speaker, throughout my political career, I have always tried to work with my colleagues--no matter the party--to get things done for my constituents in San Diego. This week,...



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    Representative Gerald E. Connolly

    From: VA District 11

    Party: Democrat

    Date: 2013-10-16

    CONNOLLY. Madam Speaker, many of us have fond memories of the classic 1950s James Dean movie ``Rebel Without a Cause.'' Who can forget Dean's tragic Jim Stark--who, in rebelling against his parents,...



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    Representative Sheila Jackson Lee

    From: TX District 18

    Party: Democrat

    Date: 2013-10-16

    JACKSON LEE. Madam Speaker, I thank you and Ranking Member Slaughter for the opportunity to speak in support of the Senate Amendments to H.R. 2775 which: Reopens the government; Averts a catastrophic...



    A picture of Representative Renee L. Ellmers

    Representative Renee L. Ellmers

    From: NC District 2

    Party: Republican

    Date: 2013-09-12

    ELLMERS. Madam Speaker, pursuant to House Resolution 339, I call up the bill (H.R. 2775) to condition the provision of premium and cost- sharing subsidies under the Patient Protection and Affordable Care...



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    Representative Frank Pallone Jr.

    From: NJ District 6

    Party: Democrat

    Date: 2013-09-12

    PALLONE. Madam Speaker, I yield myself such time as I may consume. The bill before us today is nothing more than another page out of the Republican playbook to delay, derail, and otherwise repeal the...



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    Representative Joseph R. Pitts

    From: PA District 16

    Party: Republican

    Date: 2013-09-12

    PITTS. I rise in support of H.R. 2775, and I commend the gentlelady, Congresswoman Black, and also Congresswoman Ellmers for their leadership on this issue. Madam Speaker, earlier this year, we found...



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    Representative G. K. Butterfield

    From: NC District 1

    Party: Democrat

    Date: 2013-09-12

    BUTTERFIELD. Thank you very much, Mr. Pallone, for yielding time this morning, and thank you for your extraordinary leadership on our committee and for giving affordable health care to every American. ...



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    Representative Marsha Blackburn

    From: TN District 7

    Party: Republican

    Date: 2013-09-12

    BLACKBURN. I thank the gentlelady. Madam Speaker, I want to commend Mrs. Black, my colleague from Tennessee. She has done a tremendous job in bringing this legislation forward, and she brings it forward...



    A picture of Representative Lois Capps

    Representative Lois Capps

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    Date: 2013-09-12

    CAPPS. Thank you, Mr. Chairman, my friend from New Jersey. Madam Speaker, I rise in strong opposition to this bill. Our Nation is facing a host of challenges: we need to end the sequester; we need to...



    A picture of Representative Cathy McMorris Rodgers

    Representative Cathy McMorris Rodgers

    From: WA District 5

    Party: Republican

    Date: 2013-09-12

    McMORRIS RODGERS. I thank the gentlelady. Madam Speaker, in less than a month, enrollment for ObamaCare's largest entitlement program will begin. Subsidies will go out the door on January 1, and they...



    A picture of Representative Earl Blumenauer

    Representative Earl Blumenauer

    From: OR District 3

    Party: Democrat

    Date: 2013-09-12

    BLUMENAUER. Madam Speaker, this is sort of a charade that's going on today. Our Republican friends allow, for example, businesses to self-certify in a whole range of other areas. This is not about that....



    A picture of Representative Patrick Meehan

    Representative Patrick Meehan

    From: PA District 7

    Party: Republican

    Date: 2013-09-12

    MEEHAN. Madam Speaker, I rise today in support of the No Subsidies Without Verification Act, legislation of which I'm a proud cosponsor. October 1 is only days away, and almost every day we see a brand...



    A picture of Representative Sheila Jackson Lee

    Representative Sheila Jackson Lee

    From: TX District 18

    Party: Democrat

    Date: 2013-09-12

    JACKSON LEE. Madam Speaker, I thank the gentleman from New Jersey. I rise today to ask an incredulous question of how many times do we have to say, ``No,'' and how many times do the American people...



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    Representative Gene Green

    From: TX District 29

    Party: Democrat

    Date: 2013-09-12

    GREEN of Texas asked and was given permission to revise and extend his remarks.) Mr. GENE GREEN of Texas. Mr. Speaker, I oppose this unnecessary piece of legislation. Thank you for the time to speak....



    A picture of Representative Kevin Brady

    Representative Kevin Brady

    From: TX District 8

    Party: Republican

    Date: 2013-09-12

    BRADY of Texas. Mr. Speaker, I yield myself such time as I may consume. I rise in strong support of the No Subsidies Without Verification Act because too many of our precious tax dollars are being...



    A picture of Representative Sander M. Levin

    Representative Sander M. Levin

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    Date: 2013-09-12

    LEVIN. Mr. Speaker, I yield myself such time as I may consume. So why are we going through the motions once again--I guess 41 times now? Because the health care reform train is rolling. It's picking...



    A picture of Representative Diane Black

    Representative Diane Black

    From: TN District 6

    Party: Republican

    Date: 2013-09-12

    BLACKBURN. I thank the gentlelady. Madam Speaker, I want to commend Mrs. Black, my colleague from Tennessee. She has done a tremendous job in bringing this legislation forward, and she brings it forward...



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    Senator James Lankford

    From: OK

    Party: Republican

    Date: 2013-09-12

    LANKFORD. Mr. Speaker, this administration's been very proud of the work that they have done to reduce fraud in Medicare, that they have done to reduce fraud in durable medical equipment. Just a couple...



    A picture of Representative Jim McDermott

    Representative Jim McDermott

    From: WA District 7

    Party: Democrat

    Date: 2013-09-12

    McDERMOTT. Mr. Speaker, I will enter into the Record four documents. One is a letter from the President, in his opposition to the bill. The second is technical assistance from the Inspector General,...



    A picture of Representative Lloyd Doggett

    Representative Lloyd Doggett

    From: TX District 35

    Party: Democrat

    Date: 2013-09-12

    DOGGETT. Mr. Speaker, 19 days, in just 19 days, millions of working Americans can apply to receive premium assistance tax credits to help them get health insurance. These are neighbors who were previously...



    A picture of Representative Bill Pascrell Jr.

    Representative Bill Pascrell Jr.

    From: NJ District 9

    Party: Democrat

    Date: 2013-09-12

    PASCRELL. Mr. Speaker, like my Republican colleagues, I too am concerned about fraud in any public program, whether it's ObamaCare, food stamps, Medicare. Who could be against verification? But this...



    A picture of Representative Danny K. Davis

    Representative Danny K. Davis

    From: IL District 7

    Party: Democrat

    Date: 2013-09-12

    DAVIS of Illinois. Mr. Speaker, I rise in strong opposition to H.R. 2775, the No Subsidies without Verification Act sponsored by my good friend from Tennessee, Representative Black. I oppose because...



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    Representative Mike Coffman

    From: CO District 6

    Party: Republican

    Date: 2013-09-12

    COFFMAN asked and was given permission to address the House for 1 minute and to revise and extend his remarks.) Mr. COFFMAN. Madam Speaker, according to The Wall Street Journal, without the legislation...



    A picture of Representative Kenny Marchant

    Representative Kenny Marchant

    From: TX District 24

    Party: Republican

    Date: 2013-09-12

    MARCHANT of texas in the house of representatives Thursday, September 12, 2013 Mr. MARCHANT. Mr. Speaker, the government...



    A picture of Representative Diane Black

    Representative Diane Black

    From: TN District 6

    Party: Republican

    Date: 2013-07-25

    BLACK asked and was given permission to address the House for 1 minute.) Mrs. BLACK. Mr. Speaker, over the July 4th holiday, the Obama administration updated the Federal Register. And buried in more...