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Syrian Refugee Crisis November 18, 2015
Carlos Curbelo, R-FL
"Cubans on the island seem to be reacting to the administration’s new policy with desperation and fear, risking their lives and their safety to escape the prison that is Castro‘s Cuba."
Cybersecurity Information Sharing Act Of 2015 October 22, 2015
Ted Cruz, R-TX
"In Cuba, my aunt—my Tia Sonia—was a few years later imprisoned and tortured by Castro—my father by Batista, my aunt by Castro—imprisoned and tortured by an oppressive Communist regime."
Honoring Albert M. Elias October 22, 2015
Raúl Grijalva, D-AZ
"Upon taking control of the business in 1966, Albert and his partner began doing printing work for Tucson-area labor union locals and Democratic Party candidates for political office. One of the first campaigns for which Albert’s shop printed the political literature was one of the late U.S. Representative Morris K. Udall’s bids for office. Udall continued to use his services after that, as did Robert Kennedy for his assassination-truncated 1968 presidential campaign. Albert printed campaign materials for Raul Castro, who was elected as the first Latino governor of Arizona; for Ed Pastor, who was elected as the first Latino Congressman from Arizona; and for longtime Pima County Supervisors Sam Lena and Dan Eckstrom. I, too, came to Albert for my printing needs when I first launched what became a 12-year stint on the Tucson Unified School District Board. I continued to use Albert’s services through 13 years on the Pima County Board of Supervisors and, finally, on my 2002 bid for Congress."
Executive Session October 20, 2015
Richard Durbin, D-IL
"Allow me to put the 100,000 number in perspective. Germany has agreed to accept 800,000 of these Syrian refugees. It is estimated that there are 4 million total. The United States accepted 750,000 Vietnamese refugees and over 500,000 Cuban refugees after the Castro regime took over. Those Cuban refugees included the fathers of two sitting U.S. Senators, one of whom is running for President of the United States. We accepted over 200,000 Soviet Jews who were being persecuted in that country. We have accepted refugees from Somalia and from different places around the world, such as Bosnia. We have assimilated them into America, and we can do it again."
Celebrating Hispanic Heritage Month October 9, 2015
Martha McSally, R-AZ
"Mr. Speaker, in celebration of Hispanic Heritage Month, I rise to pay tribute to an important Hispanic leader and public servant from my district, the late Governor Raul Castro."

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