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Congressional Record entries

Entry Title Date
Cancel The August Recess To Do The People’S Work July 24, 2014
Dan Kildee, D-MI
"Madam Speaker, creating opportunity for hardworking American families and reigniting the American Dream should be the top priority of this Congress, but instead, we are about to embark on a 1-month legislative recess as the House Republican leadership continues to block action on legislation to create jobs and to grow the middle class."
Congratulating Mrs. Lucetia Manwaring For 20 Years Of Service As A Congressional Staff Member June 26, 2014
Dan Kildee, D-MI
"Mr. Speaker, I ask the House of Representatives to join me in recognizing Mrs. Lucetia Manwaring as she embarks upon 20 years of service as a congressional staff member. As a Senior Constituent Services Representative in my office, Mrs. Manwaring has established herself as a distinguished professional with a demonstrated record of achievement. Lucetia holds a unique blend of experiences having also served in the U.S. Navy from 1989-1993. During this time, she served on the U.S. Navy Submarine Base at Pearl Harbor, Hawaii; Nuclear Repair Division; Served honorably in U.S. Desert Storm Campaign; and was a member of the U.S. Ready Reserve from 1993-2000. In addition, she has received several awards, including the Navy Wide Command Award, the National Defense Service Medal for Desert Storm, and a Naval Citation. Lucetia received her Master of Science in Human Services from Capella University, and her Bachelor of Business Administration from Davenport University. She was a member of the Dean's List upon completing both degrees. Since 1994, Mrs. Manwaring has displayed leadership and commitment, engaging with thousands of constituents throughout the State of Michigan. Her tenure began as a staff member for my uncle, retired U.S. Congressman Dale Kildee. She met Dale Kildee while serving in the Navy, and began her career as a staff member shortly thereafter. Upon his retirement, I was grateful to have her join my staff as well. I am grateful to be represented by such dedicated employees who work hard to make our community and nation a better place. Mr. Speaker, I applaud Mrs. Lucetia Manwaring for her unwavering commitment and extend my heartfelt thanks and appreciation to her for her years of service to our great country."
Extend Federal Unemployment Benefits June 25, 2014
Dan Kildee, D-MI
"Mr. Speaker, I am calling, again, on the House to introduce a dose of democracy into this body."
Department Of Defense Appropriations Act, 2015 June 20, 2014
Dan Kildee, D-MI
"Madam Chair, I have an amendment at the desk"
Department Of Defense Appropriations Act, 2015 June 20, 2014
Dan Kildee, D-MI
"Madam Chair, this is an amendment that is actually quite simple. I will only take a moment to explain it."