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    A picture of Representative Alexander X. Mooney

    Representative Alexander X. Mooney

    From: WV District 2

    Party: Republican

    Date: 2016-06-14

    MOONEY of West Virginia. Mr. Speaker, on May 1 of last year, I came to this floor to speak on behalf of the Syrian people. I called for stronger leadership from our Commander in Chief, President Barack...



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    Representative Adam Kinzinger

    From: IL District 16

    Party: Republican

    Date: 2015-05-20

    KINZINGER of Illinois. Mr. Speaker, I remember a few years ago visiting Israel, standing in the Golan Heights and looking to the border of Syria. At this time, our guide began talking about the peaceful...



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    Senator John McCain

    From: AZ

    Party: Republican

    Date: 2014-05-22

    McCAIN. The Middle East today is engulfed in an escalating regional conflict. The space for moderate politics in country after country is collapsing, and a process of radicalization is increasingly destabilizing...



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    Senator Tim Kaine

    From: VA

    Party: Democrat

    Date: 2014-02-27

    KAINE. Mr. President, I rise this morning to speak about the widening dimensions of the slaughter in Syria. A country of 23 million people, a proud country, is being transformed before our eyes into...



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    Senator Roy Blunt

    From: MO

    Party: Republican

    Date: 2014-02-27

    BLUNT. Mr. President, first of all, I want to say I am glad Senator Kaine has been here talking about this important issue today-- the tragedy of Syria, the tragedy of the barrel bombs, this hideous way...



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    Senator Daniel Coats

    From: IN

    Party: Republican

    Date: 2014-02-27

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    Representative Barbara Lee

    From: CA District 13

    Party: Democrat

    Date: 2014-01-16

    LEE of California asked and was given permission to address the House for 1 minute.) Ms. LEE of California. Mr. Speaker, as one of two congressional representatives to the United Nations, I rise to...



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    Senator John McCain

    From: AZ

    Party: Republican

    Date: 2013-10-03

    McCAIN. Madam President, I come to the floor to talk for a short period of time about Syria, which is, although not dominating our conversation here--lead stories in both the Washington Post and the...



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    Senator Benjamin L. Cardin

    From: MD

    Party: Democrat

    Date: 2013-10-03

    CARDIN. Madam President, I ask unanimous consent that after the quorum call I be recognized. The PRESIDING OFFICER. Without objection, it is so ordered. Mr. CARDIN. Madam President, I suggest the...



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    Senator Patrick J. Leahy

    From: VT

    Party: Democrat

    Date: 2013-09-30

    LEAHY. Madam President, last Friday I was reading the press reports about the remarkable progress that has taken place at the United Nations in obtaining a legally binding resolution, with the support...



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    Senator John Thune

    From: SD

    Party: Republican

    Date: 2013-09-17

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    A picture of Representative Janice Hahn

    Representative Janice Hahn

    From: CA District 44

    Party: Democrat

    Date: 2013-09-11

    HAHN asked and was given permission to address the House for 1 minute and to revise and extend her remarks.) Ms. HAHN. Mr. Speaker, I am pleased with the recent diplomatic proposal to address this...



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    Senator Tim Kaine

    From: VA

    Party: Democrat

    Date: 2013-09-11

    KAINE. Madam President, I rise to speak to the grave issue of the Syria resolution currently pending before the body. It is September 11. I know many Members have expressed thoughts, and we are all...



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    Senator John Cornyn

    From: TX

    Party: Republican

    Date: 2013-09-11

    CORNYN. Madam President, my dad was a pilot in the Army Air Corps in World War II. He served in the Eighth Air Force, the 303rd Bomb Group stationed in Molesworth, England. On his 26th bombing mission...



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    Senator Dianne Feinstein

    From: CA

    Party: Democrat

    Date: 2013-09-11

    FEINSTEIN. Good afternoon, Madam President. The PRESIDING OFFICER. The Senator from California. Mrs. FEINSTEIN. Madam President, I ask unanimous consent to speak for 25 minutes. The PRESIDING OFFICER....



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    Senator Susan M. Collins

    From: ME

    Party: Republican

    Date: 2013-09-11

    COLLINS. Mr. President, the decision on whether to authorize the President of the United States to use the military might of our great Nation against another country is the most significant vote a Senator...



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    Representative Juan Vargas

    From: CA District 51

    Party: Democrat

    Date: 2013-09-10

    VARGAS asked and was given permission to address the House for 1 minute and to revise and extend his remarks.) Mr. VARGAS. Mr. Speaker, I rise today to speak on Syria. The real issue is that the Assad...



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    Senator Jeanne Shaheen

    From: NH

    Party: Democrat

    Date: 2013-09-10

    SHAHEEN. Mr. President, I know that--and what we have heard this morning--what is rightfully at the forefront of all of our minds this week is the debate about whether to authorize the use of force in...



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    Senator Rob Portman

    From: OH

    Party: Republican

    Date: 2013-09-10

    PORTMAN. Mr. President, we rise at a time of great debate here in this Chamber and in this country about what the appropriate response should be by the United States to the horrific use of chemical weapons...



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    Senator Harry Reid

    From: NV

    Party: Democrat

    Date: 2013-09-09

    REID. Mr. President, tomorrow the President is going to brief the Democratic caucus and the Republican caucus separately. He is going to address the Nation tomorrow night. As we all know, there are international...



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    Senator James M. Inhofe

    From: OK

    Party: Republican

    Date: 2013-09-09

    INHOFE. Mr. President, first of all, let me thank my friend the distinguished Senator from Ohio for including me in his unanimous consent request. I will briefly speak about an amendment. We all understand...



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    Senator John McCain

    From: AZ

    Party: Republican

    Date: 2013-07-31

    McCAIN. Mr. President, as we prepare to head out for the August recess, I have returned to the floor today to speak, once again, about the horrific and worsening situation in Syria--a conflict that,...



    A picture of Senator Tom Udall

    Senator Tom Udall

    From:

    Party:

    Date: 2013-06-17

    UDALL of New Mexico. Madam President, like many others, I am deeply disturbed by the current situation in Syria, the appalling atrocities, the tragic loss of life, the reported use of chemical weapons....



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    Senator John McCain

    From: AZ

    Party: Republican

    Date: 2013-05-09

    McCAIN. Mr. President, today I and my colleagues are here to speak about Syria. The strategic and humanitarian costs of this conflict continue to be devastating, not just for the people of Syria but...



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    Senator Lindsey Graham

    From: SC

    Party: Republican

    Date: 2013-05-09

    GRAHAM. That would be a big contradiction. I will just yield to Senator Levin to answer the question and make his opening statement. Mr. LEVIN. Mr. President, I thank, first of all, the Senator from...



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    Senator Robert Menendez

    From: NJ

    Party: Democrat

    Date: 2013-05-09

    MENENDEZ. Mr. President, I wish to join with my distinguished colleagues in our collective call for a greater engagement. I start off, as I always do in many years in Congress between the House and the...



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    Senator Harry Reid

    From: NV

    Party: Democrat

    Date: 2013-03-06

    REID. Mr. President, each day the world watches in horror at what is going on in Syria. Seventy thousand people have been killed as President Bashar al-Assad carries out a campaign of wanton violence...



    A picture of Senator Benjamin L. Cardin

    Senator Benjamin L. Cardin

    From: MD

    Party: Democrat

    Date: 2013-02-26

    CARDIN. Madam President, I have the honor of being the chair of the U.S. Helsinki Commission representing this body. This is a commission which was established in 1975 in order to implement the U.S....



    A picture of Senator Johnny Isakson

    Senator Johnny Isakson

    From: GA

    Party: Republican

    Date: 2013-02-26

    ISAKSON. Madam President, I rise today, in this year of 2013, on the tenth anniversary of the State of the Union Address given by President George W. Bush when he introduced a program known as PEPFAR-- the...



    A picture of Senator Barbara A. Mikulski

    Senator Barbara A. Mikulski

    From: MD

    Party: Democrat

    Date: 2013-02-26

    MIKULSKI. Madam President, I ask unanimous consent that the order for the quorum call be rescinded. The PRESIDING OFFICER. Without objection, it is so ordered. Ms. MIKULSKI. Madam President, what...



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    Senator Barbara Boxer

    From: CA

    Party: Democrat

    Date: 2013-02-26

    BOXER. Mr. President, following my remarks I ask unanimous consent that the Senator from Arkansas, Mr. Pryor, be recognized. The PRESIDING OFFICER. Without objection, it is so ordered. Mrs. BOXER....



    A picture of Senator Bernard Sanders

    Senator Bernard Sanders

    From: VT

    Party: Independent

    Date: 2013-02-26

    SANDERS. I thank my colleague from Arkansas for yielding. When we talk about sequestration, when we talk about deficit reduction, it is important to put that discussion in a broader context. The broader...



    A picture of Senator Susan M. Collins

    Senator Susan M. Collins

    From: ME

    Party: Republican

    Date: 2013-02-26

    COLLINS. Mr. President, I rise today to discuss the President's nomination of former Senator Chuck Hagel to be Secretary of Defense. I know Senator Chuck Hagel well from having served with him for many...



    A picture of Senator Thad Cochran

    Senator Thad Cochran

    From: MS

    Party: Republican

    Date: 2013-02-26

    COCHRAN. Mr. President, I support the confirmation of our former colleague and my friend, Chuck Hagel, to serve as Secretary of Defense. Providing advice and consent on a nomination for the President's...



    A picture of Senator Dianne Feinstein

    Senator Dianne Feinstein

    From: CA

    Party: Democrat

    Date: 2013-02-26

    FEINSTEIN. Mr. President, I rise today to express my support for the nomination of former Senator Chuck Hagel to be our next Secretary of Defense. He is eminently qualified for the position and possesses...



    A picture of Senator Richard J. Durbin

    Senator Richard J. Durbin

    From: IL

    Party: Democrat

    Date: 2013-02-26

    DURBIN. I announce that the Senator from New Jersey (Mr. Lautenberg) is necessarily absent. The result was announced--yeas 58, nays 41, as follows: [Rollcall Vote No. 24 Ex.] ...