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  • Providing for Consideration of H.R. 1947, Federal Agriculture Reform and Risk Management Act of 2013


    A picture of Representative Virginia Foxx

    Representative Virginia Foxx

    From: NC District 5

    Party: Republican

    Date: 2013-06-18

    FOXX. Mr. Speaker, by direction of the Committee on Rules, I call up House Resolution 266 and ask for its immediate consideration. The Clerk read the resolution, as follows: ...



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    Representative Donna F. Edwards

    From: MD District 4

    Party: Democrat

    Date: 2013-06-18

    EDWARDS. Mr. Speaker, I raise a point of order against H. Res. 266 because the resolution violates section 426(a) of the Congressional Budget Act. The resolution contains a waiver of all points of order...



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    Representative Scott H. Peters

    From: CA District 52

    Party: Democrat

    Date: 2013-06-18

    PETERS of California. Mr. Speaker, today we're discussing a bill that's divisive, will never become law, and is an affront to women's health. As a longtime advocate for a woman's right to choose and...



    A picture of Representative Janice D. Schakowsky

    Representative Janice D. Schakowsky

    From: IL District 9

    Party: Democrat

    Date: 2013-06-18

    SCHAKOWSKY. Yes, I would just like to ask a question: Are there any Republican women on the House Judiciary Committee, which reported this legislation? And do you think it's fair or proper for a body...



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    Representative Louise McIntosh Slaughter

    From: NY District 25

    Party: Democrat

    Date: 2013-06-18

    SLAUGHTER. Mr. Speaker, I thank the gentlelady for yielding me the customary 30 minutes and yield myself such time as I may consume. Mr. Speaker, for 40 years I've been marching for this women's choice...



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    Representative John Fleming

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    Party:

    Date: 2013-06-18

    FLEMING. Mr. Speaker, I want to thank the gentlelady from North Carolina for all of the great work she has done on this. I rise today, Mr. Speaker, to support the rule and the underlying bill, the...



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    Representative Rosa L. DeLauro

    From: CT District 3

    Party: Democrat

    Date: 2013-06-18

    DeLAURO. I rise in strong opposition to this rule and to the blatantly unconstitutional underlying legislation, which threatens the health and basic rights of women all over America. Right now, we...



    A picture of Representative Jim Bridenstine

    Representative Jim Bridenstine

    From: OK District 1

    Party: Republican

    Date: 2013-06-18

    BRIDENSTINE. Mr. Speaker, I rise today in strong support of the Pain-Capable Unborn Child Protection Act. In a report commissioned by the Department of Justice, Dr. Anand, a fetal pain expert, wrote: ...



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    Representative Barbara Lee

    From: CA District 13

    Party: Democrat

    Date: 2013-06-18

    LEE of California. First, let me thank the gentlelady for yielding, but more importantly, I just want to thank Congresswoman Slaughter, our ranking member on the Rules Committee, for fighting for women's...



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    Senator Steve Daines

    From: MT

    Party: Republican

    Date: 2013-06-18

    DAINES. Mr. Speaker, as a person of conscience, I believe we are called to protect the most vulnerable in our society. The Pain-Capable Unborn Child Protection Act is an important measure to do exactly...



    A picture of Representative Dan Benishek

    Representative Dan Benishek

    From: MI District 1

    Party: Republican

    Date: 2013-06-18

    BENISHEK. Madam Speaker, I would like to thank the gentlewoman from North Carolina for allowing me to be here as well. I rise today in support of the rule for H.R. 1797, the Pain-Capable Unborn Child...



    A picture of Representative Gwen Moore

    Representative Gwen Moore

    From: WI District 4

    Party: Democrat

    Date: 2013-06-18

    MOORE. I thank the ranking member. Madam Speaker, I rise today to voice my strong opposition to H.R. 1797, which would callously and cavalierly limit access to abortion for women across the country. ...



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    Representative Christopher H. Smith

    From: NJ District 4

    Party: Republican

    Date: 2013-06-18

    SMITH of New Jersey. Madam Speaker, I thank my good friend and colleague for yielding. Madam Speaker, pain, we all dread it. We avoid it. We even fear it. And we all go to extraordinary lengths to...



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    Representative Susan A. Davis

    From: CA District 53

    Party: Democrat

    Date: 2013-06-18

    DAVIS of California. Madam Speaker, I join my many colleagues today who have spoken out against this outrageous bill. [[Page H3715]] I also want to object to the way that my colleagues on the other...



    A picture of Representative Carolyn B. Maloney

    Representative Carolyn B. Maloney

    From: NY District 12

    Party: Democrat

    Date: 2013-06-18

    MALONEY of New York. I thank my fellow New Yorker and good friend for yielding and for her outstanding leadership in this body on so many, many issues, particularly in the area of health. My colleagues,...



    A picture of Representative Joe Courtney

    Representative Joe Courtney

    From: CT District 2

    Party: Democrat

    Date: 2013-06-18

    COURTNEY. Madam Speaker, I rise to oppose the previous question so that the House can take up the Student Loan Relief Act, H.R. 1595, which is a bill that the American people are truly concerned about...