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  • Providing for Consideration of H. Con. Res. 27, Concurrent Resolution on the Budget for Fiscal Year 2016


    A picture of Representative Rob Woodall

    Representative Rob Woodall

    From: GA District 7

    Party: Republican

    Date: 2015-03-24

    WOODALL. Mr. Speaker, by direction of the Committee on Rules, I call up House Resolution 163 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: 2015-03-24

    SLAUGHTER. Mr. Speaker, I thank the gentleman for yielding me the customary 30 minutes, and I yield myself such time as I may consume. Mr. Speaker, we have some good economic news: the private sector...



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    Representative Jared Polis

    From: CO District 2

    Party: Democrat

    Date: 2015-03-24

    POLIS. I thank the gentlewoman from New York. Mr. Speaker, this is the time of year where we begin to debate our Nation's budget, ostensibly, our plans for the fiscal future of our Nation. There...



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    Representative Pete Sessions

    From: TX District 32

    Party: Republican

    Date: 2015-03-24

    SESSIONS. Mr. Speaker, I want to thank the gentleman from Georgia, who represents not only the Rules Committee but conservatives from across our Conference on the Budget Committee. I want to thank the...



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    Representative Barbara Lee

    From: CA District 13

    Party: Democrat

    Date: 2015-03-24

    LEE. I want to thank the gentlewoman for yielding and for making it very plain in terms of what their budget does and does not do. Mr. Speaker, I rise in strong opposition to this rule and the underlying...



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    Representative Tom Cole

    From: OK District 4

    Party: Republican

    Date: 2015-03-24

    COLE. Mr. Speaker, I thank my friend for yielding. I want to pick up and thank my friend and thank our chairman of the Rules Committee for doing exactly what he just suggested, bringing us a rule that...



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    Representative James P. McGovern

    From: MA District 2

    Party: Democrat

    Date: 2015-03-24

    McGOVERN. Mr. Speaker, the last 8 years have been very difficult. We are recovering from the single greatest economic crisis since the Great Depression. This recovery hasn't been easy, and it has forced...



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    Representative Joe Courtney

    From: CT District 2

    Party: Democrat

    Date: 2015-03-24

    COURTNEY. Mr. Speaker, I thank the gentlewoman from New York. I rise in opposition to the rule and to the previous question, as she just stated, would allow consideration of H.R. 1434, the Bank on Students...



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    Representative Mark Takano

    From: CA District 41

    Party: Democrat

    Date: 2015-03-24

    TAKANO. Mr. Speaker, I, too, rise in opposition to the rule, and I rise in opposition to the previous question so that H.R. 1434 can be offered. Let me tell you why. Every few weeks, I spend time calling...



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    Representative Mark DeSaulnier

    From: CA District 11

    Party: Democrat

    Date: 2015-03-24

    DeSAULNIER. I thank the gentlelady for yielding. Mr. Speaker, I rise to urge my colleagues to vote ``no'' on the previous question so that we can amend the rule [[Page H1866]] to bring up the Bank...



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    Representative Steny H. Hoyer

    From: MD District 5

    Party: Democrat

    Date: 2015-03-24

    HOYER asked and was given permission to revise and extend his remarks.) Mr. HOYER. I thank the ranking member. Mr. Speaker, in parliamentary parlance, what we have before us is termed a ``structured...



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    Representative Alma S. Adams

    From: NC District 12

    Party: Democrat

    Date: 2015-03-24

    ADAMS. I thank the gentlelady for yielding. Mr. Speaker, I stand before you today as a member of the Higher Education Subcommittee and as a retired professor of 40 years at Bennett College in North...