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Congressional Record entries

Entry Title Date
Personal Explanation July 15, 2016
Jim Himes, D-CT
"Mr. Speaker, on July 13, 2016, I was unable to be present to cast my vote on amendments Number 76 and Number 78 to H.R. 5538, the Department of the Interior, Environment, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2017. I wish to reflect that had I been present for roll calls No. 453 and 454, I would have voted ``nay.''"
Personal Explanation July 8, 2016
John Larson, D-CT
"Mr. Speaker, on July 7, 2016, my vote on roll call 394 was recorded as ``nay'' due to an inadvertent error. I intended to vote ``yea'' on roll call vote 394."
Transportation, Housing And Urban Development, And Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2016—Conference Report June 28, 2016
Richard Blumenthal, D-CT
"I would be happy to yield to the Senator from Georgia, as long as I be permitted to follow him for up to 10 minutes."
Transportation, Housing And Urban Development, And Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2016—Conference Report June 28, 2016
Richard Blumenthal, D-CT
"Mr. President, I strongly agree with colleagues who have supported effective, real measures to confront the spreading toll that Zika is taking around the world and, I assume, will take an even greater number and magnitude in this country. But we need effective solutions that will provide funding for research, eradication of mosquitoes, and education of the public without harmful restrictions that prevent women from seeking family planning services that, in fact, help to prevent the spread of Zika."
Time To Act On Gun Violence June 21, 2016
Elizabeth Esty, D-CT
"Mr. Speaker, I rise tonight to call on the U.S. Congress to call on this body, the United States House of Representatives, to do its job: to vote this week to keep guns out of the hands of would-be terrorists and to ensure that all commercial sales of weapons go through a background check."

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