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Entry Title Date
50Th Anniversary Of The Voting Rights Act August 6, 2015
Benjamin Cardin, D-MD
"Next month the NAACP, which is headquartered in Baltimore, and other civil rights groups will conclude its Journey for Justice march at the U.S. Capitol as part of their Justice Summer campaign. This historic 860-mile march from Selma, AL to Washington, DC, will mobilize activists and advance a focused national policy agenda."
Personal Explanation July 31, 2015
Billy Long, R-MO
"Mr. Speaker, on July 16 of this year, I was away from the Capitol tending to a matter that required me to be in my home district that day. As a result, I was unable to vote on any legislative measures on the floor that day."
Hire More Heroes Act Of 2015 July 30, 2015
Orrin Hatch, R-UT
"As I said last week, this bill represents a victory for good government and is yet another bipartisan win for the Senate under the current leadership. Like many of my colleagues, my hope is that eventually the House of Representatives will follow suit and work toward passage of a similar long-term highway bill so that we can come together, reconcile differences, and finish the job. While I know there are some divisions on the other side of the Capitol about the Senate’s overall strategy and maybe even some of the particulars in our bill, I think we have shown that a long-term bill is a realistic goal and a preferable option to yet another short-term highway patch."
Prohibiting Federal Funding Of Planned Parenthood Federation Of America—Motion To Proceed—Continued July 30, 2015
Rob Portman, R-OH
"I would be shocked if my colleagues on the other side of the aisle say they are going to block this commonsense, bipartisan bill that Senator Sherrod Brown and I have worked steadfastly on with both sides of the Capitol to get this done tonight on an urgent basis because we have to get it done. Ours has been out here for 4\1/2\ months; we didn’t hear about yours until 45 minutes ago—45 minutes versus 4\1/2\ months."
Recognizing Alyssa Barton July 28, 2015
Joe Wilson, R-SC
"Mr. Speaker, today I am grateful to welcome Alyssa Evelyn Barton on her visit to the U.S. Capitol. Alyssa will attend Lemon Road Elementary School in Falls Church, Virginia this fall."

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