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Occurrences in the Congressional Record

Entry Title Date
Unfunded Liabilities—The Greatest Threat To Our Future July 16, 2014
John Shimkus, R-IL
"He came to Washington to get things done, particularly for his beloved Illinois. From his beginnings in Belleville and St. Clair County to being State treasurer and secretary of State, he modernized the offices he served in to better serve the people of the State."
Yandle Nomination June 17, 2014
Richard Durbin, D-IL
"Additionally, she has a distinguished record of pro bono service in southern Illinois, representing indigent clients and nonprofit corporations, including the Delta Economic Development Corporation, which operates a childcare center in St. Clair County."
Additional Statements September 19, 2013
Mark Kirk, R-IL
"Judge Wharton earned his law degree from DePaul University in 1975, and was appointed an associate judge for the St. Clair County Circuit Court in 1976. Twelve years later, he was elected as a full circuit judge for the 20th Judicial Circuit. He has received numerous awards and accolades and is an active Southern Illinois University Edwardsville alumni member."
Award Of Abilene Trophy To St. Louis Region June 10, 2013
Richard Durbin, D-IL
"Scott Air Force Base in St. Clair County, IL, is home to the 375th Air Mobility Wing, the Air Force Reserve Command’s 932nd Airlift Wing, and the Illinois Air National Guard’s 126th Air Refueling Wing. Scott Air Force Base also headquarters major military organizations such as USTRANSCOM, the Air Force Global Logistics Support Center, and the Air Mobility Command. Winning the prestigious Abilene Trophy is particularly meaningful, given the multiple missions supported there."
Honoring The Life Of Captain Brandon Cyr May 9, 2013
Bill Foster, D-IL
"Captain Cyr, a former Oswego, Illinois resident, grew up in a military family. From a young age, he knew he wanted to serve his country, and in 2009 he was assigned to Scott Air Force Base in St. Clair County, Illinois. Over the course of his four deployments, Captain Cyr accumulated more than 1,700 hours of flight time, 900 of which were in combat. Commander Colonel David Almand, of the 375th Air Mobility Wing, called him “an outstanding pilot, and a dedicated airman.”"

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