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Occurrences in the Congressional Record

Entry Title Date
Personal Explanation April 23, 2015
Rick Nolan, D-MN
"Mr. Speaker, I was detained for votes on Tuesday, April 21st. Had I been present and voting, I would have voted AYE on Roll Call #162, authorizing the use of the Capitol Grounds for the National Peace Officers Memorial Service and the National Honor Guard and Pipe Band Exhibition."
Honor Their Memory April 23, 2015
John Sarbanes, D-MD
"I share the deep disappointment and sense of betrayal felt by the Armenian people and all who support their cause. It is lamentable that, on Capitol Hill, advocacy for recognition is being undermined every day by Turkey’s intense lobbying campaign to block passage of the Armenian genocide resolution."
Personal Explanation April 22, 2015
Sean Duffy, R-WI
"Mr. Speaker, on Tuesday, April 21, 2015, I was at home in Wisconsin due to an unexpected family emergency. Had I been present, I would have voted in the following ways: on roll call no. 162 (H. Con. Res. 25)— Authorizing the use of the Capitol Grounds for the National Peace Officers Memorial Service and the National Honor Guard and Pipe Band Exhibition—Yea."
Victims’ Rights Caucus Awards 2015 April 22, 2015
Ted Poe, R-TX
"When I came to Congress, victims did not have an advocate group of lawmakers on Capitol Hill."
Authorizing Use Of Capitol Grounds For Greater Washington Soap Box Derby April 21, 2015
Lou Barletta, R-PA
"Mr. Speaker, I move to suspend the rules and agree to the concurrent resolution (H. Con. Res. 21) authorizing the use of the Capitol Grounds for the Greater Washington Soap Box Derby."

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