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  • Providing for Consideration of H.R. 890, Preserving the Welfare Work Requirement and Tanf Extension Act of 2013


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    Representative Tom Cole

    From: OK District 4

    Party: Republican

    Date: 2013-03-13

    COLE. Mr. Speaker, by direction of the Committee on Rules, I call up House Resolution 107 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: 2013-03-13

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



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    Representative Pedro R. Pierluisi

    From: PR District 0

    Party: Democrat

    Date: 2013-03-13

    PIERLUISI. Mr. Speaker, although I strongly support the TANF program, which provides payments to low-income families with children, I rise in opposition to the rule and to the underlying bill. Yesterday,...



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    Representative Lloyd Doggett

    From: TX District 35

    Party: Democrat

    Date: 2013-03-13

    DOGGETT. Mr. Speaker, as we continue very important efforts to strengthen the middle class in America, I think it's important to recognize that there are millions of Americans who would like to be part...



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    Representative Brad Sherman

    From: CA District 30

    Party: Democrat

    Date: 2013-03-13

    SHERMAN. Mr. Speaker, on rollcall No. 64 I was at a meeting with the Vice President and others at the White House and was caught in traffic on the way back to the Capitol. Had I been present, I would...



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    Representative James P. McGovern

    From: MA District 2

    Party: Democrat

    Date: 2013-03-13

    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 233,...