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    Representative George Holding

    From: NC District 13

    Party: Republican

    Date: 2013-10-07

    HOLDING asked and was given permission to address the House for 1 minute and to revise and extend his remarks.) Mr. HOLDING. Mr. Speaker, my office continues to be flooded with calls from North Carolinians...



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    Representative Mo Brooks

    From: AL District 5

    Party: Republican

    Date: 2013-10-05

    BROOKS of Alabama asked and was given permission to address the House for 1 minute.) Mr. BROOKS of Alabama. Mr. Speaker, I speak on the House floor for the third straight day to request that President...



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    Representative Glenn Thompson

    From: PA District 5

    Party: Republican

    Date: 2013-10-05

    THOMPSON of Pennsylvania asked and was given permission to address the House for 1 minute and to revise and extend his remarks.) Mr. THOMPSON of Pennsylvania. Mr. Speaker, when Congress was unable to...



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    Representative Mo Brooks

    From: AL District 5

    Party: Republican

    Date: 2013-10-03

    BROOKS of Alabama asked and was given permission to address the House for 1 minute.) Mr. BROOKS of Alabama. Mr. Speaker, this week the Pay Our Military Act became law. It states, in part, and I quote: ...



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    Representative Steny H. Hoyer

    From: MD District 5

    Party: Democrat

    Date: 2013-09-28

    HOYER. Mr. Speaker, I thank my friend from Virginia (Mr. Moran) for yielding. For 33 years, the gentleman from Virginia who just spoke and I have sought equity and fairness for our Federal employees,...



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    Representative John R. Carter

    From: TX District 31

    Party: Republican

    Date: 2013-09-28

    CARTER. Mr. Speaker, this rhetoric is wonderful and I'm enjoying it, but I represent Fort Hood, Texas. Fort Hood has put more human beings in the fight in the last 10 or 11 years than any place on Earth. ...



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    Representative Robert J. Wittman

    From: VA District 1

    Party: Republican

    Date: 2013-09-28

    WITTMAN. Mr. Speaker, I would like to thank the gentleman from Georgia for yielding. I have come to the floor many times this year to remind my colleagues that our Nation has no greater asset than...



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    Representative Austin Scott

    From: GA District 8

    Party: Republican

    Date: 2013-09-28

    SCOTT of Georgia. Mr. Speaker, I thank my colleague from Georgia for his leadership on this bill. Mr. Speaker, the House is at work and the Senate is at home. The President is absent again. But none...



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    Representative John Garamendi

    From: CA District 3

    Party: Democrat

    Date: 2013-09-28

    GARAMENDI. Mr. Speaker, 18 years and 3 days ago, I was Deputy Secretary at the United States Department of the Interior. It was a vibrant place. The attorneys were doing their work. The accountants were...



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    Representative Scott Perry

    From: PA District 4

    Party: Republican

    Date: 2013-09-28

    PERRY. Mr. Speaker, I thank the gentleman for yielding me time. We're talking this evening about a continuing resolution, continuing to fund our government. I find it odd that the other side is complaining...



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    Representative Louie Gohmert

    From: TX District 1

    Party: Republican

    Date: 2013-09-28

    GOHMERT. Mr. Speaker, this is an important bill, and I appreciate so much my friend who knows about serving in the military, Mike Coffman, getting this to floor. My friend and I, Jack Kingston, had...



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    Representative Nita M. Lowey

    From: NY District 17

    Party: Democrat

    Date: 2013-09-28

    LOWEY. Mr. Speaker, it is 48 hours, 30 minutes before the Republicans plan to shut down this government. Of course, there will be bipartisan support for this bill. However, this bill to continue funding...



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    Representative David E. Price

    From: NC District 4

    Party: Democrat

    Date: 2013-09-28

    PRICE of North Carolina. I thank the gentleman. Mr. Speaker, most of us will vote for this bill, but it's not going to fix the damage to our country of a shutdown, nor can it mask what's going on here...



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    Representative Mike Coffman

    From: CO District 6

    Party: Republican

    Date: 2013-09-28

    COFFMAN. Mr. Speaker, as we near the final days of the fiscal year and come face-to-face with the possibility of a government shutdown, I have introduced this legislation in order to ensure that our...



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    Representative Sheila Jackson Lee

    From: TX District 18

    Party: Democrat

    Date: 2013-09-28

    JACKSON LEE. Mr. Speaker, I rise to speak in support of H.R. 3210, the so-called ``Pay Our Troops Act,'' which is intended to ensure that our troops are paid in the event House Republicans succeed in...