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  • Providing for Consideration of H.R. 803, Supporting Knowledge and Investing in Lifelong Skills Act


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    Representative Virginia Foxx

    From: NC District 5

    Party: Republican

    Date: 2013-03-14

    FOXX. Mr. Speaker, by direction of the Committee on Rules, I call up House Resolution 113 and ask for its immediate consideration. The Clerk read the resolution, as follows: ...



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    Representative Jared Polis

    From: CO District 2

    Party: Democrat

    Date: 2013-03-14

    POLIS. I thank the gentlelady for yielding me the customary 30 minutes, and I yield myself such time as I may consume. Today, Mr. Speaker, I rise in opposition to the rule and the underlying bill,...



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    Representative Ted S. Yoho

    From: FL District 3

    Party: Republican

    Date: 2013-03-14

    YOHO. Mr. Speaker, I stand here today to show my support in favor of the workforce initiative bill presented by the gentlewoman from North Carolina (Ms. Foxx). This bill is not restrictive to any group,...



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    Representative James P. McGovern

    From: MA District 2

    Party: Democrat

    Date: 2013-03-14

    McGOVERN. Mr. Speaker, the ongoing problem with this Republican majority is their insistence on partisan political ploys at the expense of sound policy. It's their way or the highway, and this is a good...



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    Representative Steve Stivers

    From: OH District 15

    Party: Republican

    Date: 2013-03-14

    STIVERS. Mr. Speaker, I'd like to thank the gentlewoman from North Carolina for yielding, as well as her sponsorship of this important bill. You know, job creation and getting Americans back to work...



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    Representative Renee L. Ellmers

    From: NC District 2

    Party: Republican

    Date: 2013-03-14

    ELLMERS. Mr. Speaker, thank you to my distinguished colleague from North Carolina, whose passion and longstanding experience in this area have brought this great piece of legislation for us to be able...



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    Representative James R. Langevin

    From: RI District 2

    Party: Democrat

    Date: 2013-03-14

    LANGEVIN asked and was given permission to revise and extend his remarks.) Mr. LANGEVIN. I thank the gentleman for yielding. Mr. Speaker, I rise today in opposition to the rule and the underlying...



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    Representative Robert Hurt

    From: VA District 5

    Party: Republican

    Date: 2013-03-14

    HURT. I thank the gentlelady for yielding, and I thank her for her leadership on this very, very important issue. As I travel across Virginia's Fifth District, it is clear that years of failed policies--like...



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    Representative Lois Capps

    From:

    Party:

    Date: 2013-03-14

    CAPPS. I thank my colleague from California for yielding. I rise in opposition to the rule and to the underlying bill. At a time when more and more people are starting their own businesses, we should...



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    Representative Susan W. Brooks

    From: IN District 5

    Party: Republican

    Date: 2013-03-14

    BROOKS of Indiana. I would first like to thank the leadership of Congresswoman Foxx. I stand here today not just as a Member of Congress but as a former community college administrator. As senior vice...



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    Representative Luke Messer

    From: IN District 6

    Party: Republican

    Date: 2013-03-14

    MESSER. I thank the gentlelady from North Carolina. Thank you for your hard work on this very important bill. I rise today in support of the rule to H.R. 803, the SKILLS Act. This critically important...



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    Representative Grace F. Napolitano

    From: CA District 32

    Party: Democrat

    Date: 2013-03-14

    NAPOLITANO. Mr. Speaker, on Thursday, March 14, 2013, I was absent during rollcall vote No. 70 due to being sick. Had I been present, I would have voted ``nay'' on ordering the previous question on...