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  • Providing for Consideration of H. Con. Res. 96, Concurrent Resolution on the Budget for Fiscal Year 2015, and Providing for Proceedings During the Period from April 11, 2014, Through April 25, 2014


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    Representative Rob Woodall

    From: GA District 7

    Party: Republican

    Date: 2014-04-08

    WOODALL. Madam Speaker, by direction of the Committee on Rules, I call up House Resolution 544 and ask for its immediate consideration. The Clerk read the resolution, as follows: ...



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    Representative James P. McGovern

    From: MA District 2

    Party: Democrat

    Date: 2014-04-08

    McGOVERN. Madam Speaker, I want to thank the gentleman from Georgia for yielding me the customary 30 minutes. I yield myself such time as I may consume. (Mr. McGOVERN asked and was given permission...



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    Representative Daniel T. Kildee

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    Date: 2014-04-08

    KILDEE. Madam Speaker, I thank the gentleman for yielding, and I join him in urging my colleagues to defeat the previous question so that we can immediately bring up H.R. 4415, which is identical to...



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    Representative Jared Polis

    From: CO District 2

    Party: Democrat

    Date: 2014-04-08

    POLIS. Madam Speaker, point of parliamentary inquiry. The SPEAKER pro tempore. The gentleman will state his parliamentary inquiry. Mr. POLIS. Madam Speaker, is it a constitutional right of the House...



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    Representative Pete Sessions

    From: TX District 32

    Party: Republican

    Date: 2014-04-08

    SESSIONS. Madam Speaker, I recognize why we are here and so do Members of this body, and the reason why is because, if you look at the pathway of the Democratic Party, which is what our colleagues are...



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    Representative Tom Cole

    From: OK District 4

    Party: Republican

    Date: 2014-04-08

    COLE asked and was given permission to revise and extend his remarks.) Mr. COLE. Madam Speaker, I want to thank my friend, Mr. Woodall, for yielding me the time. I want to urge support for the rule...



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    Representative Peter A. DeFazio

    From: OR District 4

    Party: Democrat

    Date: 2014-04-08

    DeFAZIO. Madam Speaker, let's talk about what is not in the Ryan budget. The Federal highway trust fund, which funds all highway, road, bridge, and transit projects in the United States of America...



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    Representative Richard B. Nugent

    From: FL District 11

    Party: Republican

    Date: 2014-04-08

    NUGENT. Madam Speaker, one of the most important things that we do in this Congress--and it is a constitutional requirement--is we provide for the common defense of this Nation, to allow things like...



    A picture of Representative Louise McIntosh Slaughter

    Representative Louise McIntosh Slaughter

    From: NY District 25

    Party: Democrat

    Date: 2014-04-08

    SLAUGHTER. Madam Speaker, I thank Mr. McGovern. Madam Speaker, this is pretty exciting this morning. I think this is the first time in 5 years that I have been here that we were actually having a debate,...



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    Representative Virginia Foxx

    From: NC District 5

    Party: Republican

    Date: 2014-04-08

    FOXX. Madam Speaker, I thank the gentleman from Georgia for yielding. I also thank Chairman Ryan and his staff for their hard work in producing this budget. We owe them a debt of gratitude. Madam Speaker,...



    A picture of Representative Rosa L. DeLauro

    Representative Rosa L. DeLauro

    From: CT District 3

    Party: Democrat

    Date: 2014-04-08

    DeLAURO. Madam Speaker, I rise in opposition to the previous question. Defeat of the previous question will allow us to amend the rule to provide for consideration of the Paycheck Fairness Act, an...



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    Representative Alcee L. Hastings

    From: FL District 20

    Party: Democrat

    Date: 2014-04-08

    HASTINGS of Florida. Madam Speaker, this budget is not about reducing deficit or establishing a regime of fiscal responsibility. This is a budget to dismantle the national safety net system and to transfer...



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    Representative Robert Hurt

    From: VA District 5

    Party: Republican

    Date: 2014-04-08

    HURT. Madam Speaker, I was not present for rollcall vote No. 169, on ordering the previous question on H. Res. 544. Had I been present, I would have voted ``yea.'' The SPEAKER pro tempore. The question...



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    Representative James P. McGovern

    From: MA District 2

    Party: Democrat

    Date: 2014-04-08

    McGOVERN. Madam Speaker, I demand a recorded vote. A recorded vote was ordered. The SPEAKER pro tempore. This will be a 5-minute vote. The vote was taken by electronic device, and there were--ayes...