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  • Older Americans Act Reauthorization Act of 2015


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    Senator Mitch McConnell

    From: KY

    Party: Republican

    Date: 2016-04-07

    McCONNELL. Mr. President, I ask that the Chair lay before the Senate a message from the House to accompany S. 192. The Presiding Officer laid before the Senate the following message from the House...



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    Representative Carlos Curbelo

    From: FL District 26

    Party: Republican

    Date: 2016-03-21

    CURBELO of Florida. Mr. Speaker, I move to suspend the rules and pass the bill (S. 192) to reauthorize the Older Americans Act of 1965, and for other purposes, as amended. The Clerk read the title...



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    Representative Suzanne Bonamici

    From: OR District 1

    Party: Democrat

    Date: 2016-03-21

    BONAMICI. Mr. Speaker, I yield myself such time as I may consume. I want to start by thanking Chairman Kline and Ranking Member Scott for working to bring this important legislation to the floor today....



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    Representative John Kline

    From: MN District 2

    Party: Republican

    Date: 2016-03-21

    KLINE. Mr. Speaker, I thank the gentleman for yielding the time. I rise today in strong support of this legislation reauthorizing the Older Americans Act. Since it was first enacted, this act has...



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    Representative Robert C. "Bobby" Scott

    From: VA District 3

    Party: Democrat

    Date: 2016-03-21

    SCOTT of Virginia. Mr. Speaker, I rise in support of the legislation today, which provides for a 3-year reauthorization of the Older Americans Act. Mr. Speaker, the Committee on Education and the Workforce...



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    Representative Peter A. DeFazio

    From: OR District 4

    Party: Democrat

    Date: 2016-03-21

    DeFAZIO. I thank the gentlewoman for yielding and for her work, and thank the subcommittee chair and chair regarding this issue. Mr. Speaker, I might be the only Member of Congress who has ever worked...



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    Representative Scott H. Peters

    From: CA District 52

    Party: Democrat

    Date: 2016-03-21

    PETERS. Mr. Speaker, in San Diego and across the country, seniors depend on the programs for health care, for meals, and for other essential services that are included in the Older Americans Act. These...



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    Representative Christopher H. Smith

    From: NJ District 4

    Party: Republican

    Date: 2016-03-21

    SMITH of New Jersey. Mr. Speaker, I rise today in support of the House Amendment [[Page H1480]] to S. 192, the Older Americans Act Reauthorization Act of 2015. It has been nearly ten years since Congress...



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    Representative Sheila Jackson Lee

    From: TX District 18

    Party: Democrat

    Date: 2016-03-21

    JACKSON LEE. Mr. Speaker, I rise in strong support of S. 192, the ``Older Americans Act Reauthorization Act of 2015,'' which amends the Older Americans Act of 1965 (OAA), to require the Director of the...



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    Representative Rubén Hinojosa

    From: TX District 15

    Party: Democrat

    Date: 2016-03-21

    HINOJOSA. Mr. Speaker, I rise today in strong support of the House amendment to S. 192, Older Americans Act Reauthorization Act of 2015, which passed by unanimous consent in the Senate. I commend my...



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    Senator Susan M. Collins

    From: ME

    Party: Republican

    Date: 2015-07-16

    COLLINS. Mr. President, I ask unanimous consent that the Senate now proceed to the consideration of Calendar No. 12, S. 192; that the bill be read for the third time; and that the Senate vote on passage...



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    Senator Patty Murray

    From: WA

    Party: Democrat

    Date: 2015-07-16

    MURRAY. Mr. President, 50 years ago this week, President Lyndon Johnson signed the Older Americans Act, which enshrined into law our responsibility for helping seniors live healthier, fuller, and more...



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    Senator Patrick J. Leahy

    From: VT

    Party: Democrat

    Date: 2015-07-16

    LEAHY. Mr. President, I am glad the Senate has turned today to the reauthorization of the programs under the Older Americans Act. For decades, this law has provided community assistance to seniors in...



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    Senator Heidi Heitkamp

    From: ND

    Party: Democrat

    Date: 2015-07-16

    HEITKAMP. Mr. President, once again I see my good friend Senator Collins fighting for all of the good people of her State and all of our States and raising important issues--issues that I dealt with,...