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  • Providing for Consideration of H.R. 10, Scholarships for Opportunity and Results Reauthorization Act, and Providing for Consideration of H.R. 692, Default Prevention Act


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    Representative Virginia Foxx

    From: NC District 5

    Party: Republican

    Date: 2015-10-21

    FOXX. Mr. Speaker, by direction of the Committee on Rules, I call up House Resolution 480 and ask for its immediate consideration. The Clerk read the resolution, as follows: ...



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    Representative Alcee L. Hastings

    From: FL District 20

    Party: Democrat

    Date: 2015-10-21

    HASTINGS. Mr. Speaker, I yield myself such time as I may consume, and I thank the gentlewoman from North Carolina for yielding the customary 30 minutes to me for debate. Mr. Speaker, I rise today in...



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    Representative Chris Stewart

    From: UT District 2

    Party: Republican

    Date: 2015-10-21

    STEWART. I would like to thank the gentlewoman for yielding me time. Mr. Speaker, I come from a family of educators. My father taught me in fifth grade. My brother and sister are both teachers. My...



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    Representative Eleanor Holmes Norton

    From: DC District 0

    Party: Democrat

    Date: 2015-10-21

    NORTON. I thank my good friend from Florida for yielding and for his passion for our children. Mr. Speaker, the short answer to the gentleman who wants to know why would we want to take away vouchers...



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    Representative Tom McClintock

    From: CA District 4

    Party: Republican

    Date: 2015-10-21

    McCLINTOCK. Mr. Speaker, I thank the gentlewoman for yielding. I want to thank the Rules Committee for reporting H.R. 692 to the floor. This Nation now staggers under more than $18 trillion of debt,...



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    Representative Peter Welch

    From: VT District 0

    Party: Democrat

    Date: 2015-10-21

    WELCH. Mr. Speaker, I thank the gentleman. Mr. Speaker, let's be clear. Raising the debt ceiling has absolutely nothing to do at all with increasing government spending. It only has to do with whether...



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    Representative Mark Meadows

    From: NC District 11

    Party: Republican

    Date: 2015-10-21

    MEADOWS. Mr. Speaker, I rise today in support of H.R. 10, but I wanted to clarify some of the debate that has been going on with my friend opposite, the gentleman from Florida. Many of the concerns...



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    Representative Rob Bishop

    From: UT District 1

    Party: Republican

    Date: 2015-10-21

    BISHOP of Utah. Mr. Speaker, I thank the gentlewoman for yielding. I am pleased to support this rule because of the underlying bill that is there. Normally, the 10th Amendment says that education...



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    Representative Rodney P. Frelinghuysen

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    Date: 2015-10-21

    FRELINGHUYSEN. Mr. Speaker, I thank the gentlewoman for yielding. I rise in support of the rule and urge specific passage of H.R. 10, the Scholarships for Opportunity and Results Reauthorization Act. ...



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    Representative Sheila Jackson Lee

    From: TX District 18

    Party: Democrat

    Date: 2015-10-21

    JACKSON LEE. Mr. Speaker, I rise to speak in opposition to the Rule and the underlying bill H.R. 10, the Scholarships for Opportunity and Results Reauthorization Act. H.R. 10 would reauthorize the...



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    Representative John B. Larson

    From: CT District 1

    Party: Democrat

    Date: 2015-10-21

    LARSON of Connecticut. Mr. Speaker, on October 21, 2015--I was not present for rollcall vote 553. If I had been present for this vote, I would have voted ``nay'' on rollcall vote 553. The SPEAKER pro...



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    Representative Alcee L. Hastings

    From: FL District 20

    Party: Democrat

    Date: 2015-10-21

    HASTINGS. 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 245,...