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  • Providing for Further Consideration of H.R. 4909, National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2017


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    Representative Bradley Byrne

    From: AL District 1

    Party: Republican

    Date: 2016-05-18

    BYRNE. Mr. Speaker, by direction of the Committee on Rules, I call up House Resolution 735 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: 2016-05-18

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



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    Representative Derek Kilmer

    From: WA District 6

    Party: Democrat

    Date: 2016-05-18

    KILMER. I thank the gentleman for yielding. Mr. Speaker, the NDAA is about ensuring that we have the best trained and equipped fighting force in the world. It is about honoring our commitment to the...



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    Representative Steny H. Hoyer

    From: MD District 5

    Party: Democrat

    Date: 2016-05-18

    HOYER. I thank the gentleman from Massachusetts for yielding. Mr. Speaker, I rise in opposition to this rule. This is not consistent with what the Speaker and the other leaders of the Republican Party...



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    Representative Keith Ellison

    From: MN District 5

    Party: Democrat

    Date: 2016-05-18

    ELLISON. I thank the gentleman for yielding. Mr. Speaker, while millions of Americans are struggling to get by and sustain their families, Republicans are trying to make it easier for employers to...



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    Representative Jerrold Nadler

    From: NY District 10

    Party: Democrat

    Date: 2016-05-18

    NADLER. Mr. Speaker, I rise in opposition to this rule for a number of reasons: because it doesn't make a proper AUMF in order, because it fails to make in order an amendment I cosponsored along with...



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    Representative Loretta Sanchez

    From:

    Party:

    Date: 2016-05-18

    SANCHEZ of California. Mr. Speaker, I rise today to express a deep disappointment in the Rules Committee's decision to throw out three of the amendments I put forward. By not doing those amendments,...



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    Representative Marcy Kaptur

    From: OH District 9

    Party: Democrat

    Date: 2016-05-18

    KAPTUR. Mr. Speaker, I rise in opposition to this rule and the underlying bill. Our armed service chiefs and secretaries have requested two results from Congress in defense: stability and predictability...



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    Representative Ted S. Yoho

    From: FL District 3

    Party: Republican

    Date: 2016-05-18

    YOHO. Mr. Speaker, on rollcall No. 200: I intended to vote ``yes'' instead of ``no.'' Mr. KING of Iowa. Mr. Speaker, I was unable to vote on 5/18/2016. Had I been present, I would have voted as follows: ...



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    Representative Steve King

    From: IA District 4

    Party: Republican

    Date: 2016-05-18

    KING of Iowa. Mr. Speaker, I was unable to vote on 5/18/2016. Had I been present, I would have voted as follows: ``Yes'' on rollcall No. 200. Stated against: Ms. EDWARDS. Mr. Speaker, I was unavoidably...



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    Representative Donna F. Edwards

    From: MD District 4

    Party: Democrat

    Date: 2016-05-18

    EDWARDS. Mr. Speaker, I was unavoidably detained. Had I been present, I would have voted ``nay'' on rollcall No. 200. Mr. SCHIFF. Mr. Speaker, I was unavoidably detained. Had I been present, I would...



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    Representative Adam B. Schiff

    From: CA District 28

    Party: Democrat

    Date: 2016-05-18

    SCHIFF. Mr. Speaker, I was unavoidably detained. Had I been present, I would have voted ``nay'' on rollcall No. 200. Mr. PASCRELL. Mr. Speaker, today, May 18, 2016, I was unable to vote on H. Res....



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    Representative Bill Pascrell Jr.

    From: NJ District 9

    Party: Democrat

    Date: 2016-05-18

    PASCRELL. Mr. Speaker, today, May 18, 2016, I was unable to vote on H. Res. 735. Had I been present, I would have voted: ``Nay''--Rollcall No. 200--H.R. 735--Rule providing for consideration of H.R....



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    Representative Al Green

    From: TX District 9

    Party: Democrat

    Date: 2016-05-18

    GREEN of Texas. Mr. Speaker, today I missed the following vote: H. Res 735--Rule Providing for consideration of H.R. 4909--National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2017. Had I been present,...