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  • Providing for Consideration of H.J. Res. 89, Excepted Employees' Pay Continuing Appropriations Resolution, 2014


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    Representative Pete Sessions

    From: TX District 32

    Party: Republican

    Date: 2013-10-08

    SESSIONS. Mr. Speaker, by direction of the Committee on Rules, I call up House Resolution 373 and ask for its immediate consideration. [[Page H6371]] The Clerk read the resolution, as follows: ...



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    Representative James P. McGovern

    From: MA District 2

    Party: Democrat

    Date: 2013-10-08

    McGOVERN. Mr. Speaker, I want to thank the gentleman from Texas (Mr. Sessions), my good friend, for granting me the customary 30 minutes, and I yield myself such time as I may consume. Mr. Speaker,...



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    Representative Louise McIntosh Slaughter

    From: NY District 25

    Party: Democrat

    Date: 2013-10-08

    SLAUGHTER. I thank my friend for yielding me this time. Mr. Speaker, it is really getting more and more difficult for us to get out here and act as though we're really having a serious debate about...



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    Representative Tom Rice

    From: SC District 7

    Party: Republican

    Date: 2013-10-08

    RICE of South Carolina. Mr. President, can we talk? The government is partially shut down. The Nation's debt ceiling is looming. President Obama and Harry Reid have drawn a hard line. They have proclaimed...



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    Senator Nancy Pelosi

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    Date: 2013-10-08

    PELOSI. I thank the gentleman for yielding, and I associate myself with his remarks. I thank him for his extraordinary leadership in trying to keep the government open. Mr. Speaker, this is--what?--the...



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    Representative Doug Lamborn

    From: CO District 5

    Party: Republican

    Date: 2013-10-08

    LAMBORN. I thank the chairman for his work on the Rules Committee and for bringing H.J. Res. 89, the Federal Worker Pay Fairness Act, and I rise in support of this act. Mr. Speaker, this will ensure...



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    Representative Virginia Foxx

    From: NC District 5

    Party: Republican

    Date: 2013-10-08

    FOXX. I thank the chairman of the Rules Committee. Mr. Speaker, I rise to support this rule and the underlying legislation. We've heard from our colleagues on the other side of the aisle they only...



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    Representative Sheila Jackson Lee

    From: TX District 18

    Party: Democrat

    Date: 2013-10-08

    JACKSON LEE. I thank the gentleman for his time. I am glad that the minority leader got on the floor of the House and spoke common sense and indicated two things. Right now, there are 200 Members who...



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    Representative Rob Woodall

    From: GA District 7

    Party: Republican

    Date: 2013-10-08

    WOODALL. I thank my chairman for yielding me the time. Mr. Speaker, I have to say I saw my chairman get on his feet when the gentleman from Michigan began to speak. It's not often that the dean of the...



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    Representative Barbara Lee

    From: CA District 13

    Party: Democrat

    Date: 2013-10-08

    LEE. I thank the gentleman for his time. I am glad that the minority leader got on the floor of the House and spoke common sense and indicated two things. Right now, there are 200 Members who would...



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    Representative James P. McGovern

    From: MA District 2

    Party: Democrat

    Date: 2013-10-08

    McGOVERN. Mr. Speaker, I demand a recorded vote. A recorded vote was ordered. The SPEAKER pro tempore. This is a 5-minute vote. The vote was taken by electronic device, and there were--ayes 227,...



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    Representative Al Green

    From: TX District 9

    Party: Democrat

    Date: 2013-10-08

    GREEN of Texas. Mr. Speaker, I was detained and missed the following votes: 1. Motion on Ordering the Previous Question on the Rule providing for consideration of H.J. Res. 89, H.R. 3273 and H.J. Res....