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  • Providing for Consideration of H.R. 933, Department of Defense, Military Construction and Veterans Affairs, and Full-Year Continuing Appropriations Act, 2013


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    Representative Tom Cole

    From: OK District 4

    Party: Republican

    Date: 2013-03-06

    COLE. Mr. Speaker, by direction of the Committee on Rules, I call up House Resolution 99 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: 2013-03-06

    McGOVERN. Mr. Speaker, I want to thank the gentleman from Oklahoma, my friend, Mr. Cole, for yielding me the customary 30 minutes, and I yield myself such time as I may consume. (Mr. McGOVERN asked...



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    Representative Chris Van Hollen

    From: MD District 8

    Party: Democrat

    Date: 2013-03-06

    VAN HOLLEN. I thank my colleague, Mr. McGovern, and thank my colleague, Mr. Cole, for his efforts, but this bill falls short in a number of areas. But most of all, it falls short because it does nothing...



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    Representative Michael C. Burgess

    From: TX District 26

    Party: Republican

    Date: 2013-03-06

    BURGESS. I thank the gentleman for yielding. This is an important bill that we are considering today. It's not a perfect bill. It's not the bill that I would write if I had the power to write the bill....



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    Representative Peter Welch

    From: VT District 0

    Party: Democrat

    Date: 2013-03-06

    WELCH. I thank the gentleman. Mr. Speaker, this is not a perfect bill. This is a disgraceful bill. And this process is not on the level. Yesterday, Wall Street celebrated its highest close in history....



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    Representative G. K. Butterfield

    From: NC District 1

    Party: Democrat

    Date: 2013-03-06

    BUTTERFIELD. Let me thank the gentleman for yielding time this morning. Let me associate myself with the last comments made by Mr. McGovern. He is absolutely correct; the American people are beginning...



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    Representative Sheila Jackson Lee

    From: TX District 18

    Party: Democrat

    Date: 2013-03-06

    JACKSON LEE. I thank the distinguished gentleman for his words. I associate myself with Mr. McGovern. But also, I do acknowledge Mr. Cole, my good friend. You have certainly joined us on bipartisan issues,...



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    Representative Gerald E. Connolly

    From: VA District 11

    Party: Democrat

    Date: 2013-03-06

    CONNOLLY. Mr. Speaker, I thank my friend for yielding. It's really a shame we've come to this point where the dysfunction of this Congress is going to inflict harm on families, on the military, and...



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    Representative Rodney P. Frelinghuysen

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    Party:

    Date: 2013-03-06

    FRELINGHUYSEN. Mr. Speaker, at the outset I would like to commend the Chairman of the full Appropriations Committee, Mr. Rogers, and the Chairman of the Defense Subcommittee, Mr. Young of Florida, for...



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    Representative Tony Cárdenas

    From: CA District 29

    Party: Democrat

    Date: 2013-03-06

    CARDENAS. Mr. Speaker, on rollcall No. 59, had I been present, I would have voted ``nay.'' The SPEAKER pro tempore. The question is on the resolution. The question was taken; and the Speaker pro tempore...



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    Representative Scott H. Peters

    From: CA District 52

    Party: Democrat

    Date: 2013-03-06

    PETERS of California. Mr. Speaker, on rollcall No. 60 I was unavoidably detained. Had I been present, I would have voted ``no.'' Ms. MICHELLE LUJAN GRISHAM of New Mexico. Mr. Speaker, on rollcall No....



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    Representative Michelle Lujan Grisham

    From: NM District 1

    Party: Democrat

    Date: 2013-03-06

    LUJAN GRISHAM of New Mexico changed their vote from ``yea'' to ``nay.'' Messrs. GINGREY of Georgia and SOUTHERLAND changed their vote from ``nay'' to ``yea.'' So the previous question was ordered. ...



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    Representative Derek Kilmer

    From: WA District 6

    Party: Democrat

    Date: 2013-03-06

    KILMER of washington in the house of representatives Wednesday, March 6, 2013 Mr. KILMER. Mr. Speaker, I rise today in opposition...